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I am following the donut tutorial by blender guru on youtube. When I try to move my donut the Icing (emitter) moves along with it but the sprinkles(particles) don't move. Please help enter image description here

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    $\begingroup$ Try baking the particles again. $\endgroup$ – Nate_Sycro27 Jan 6 at 2:15
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The reason why your sprinkles aren't moving with the icing is that the cache for the Particle Emitter is outdated. The cache essentially stores the data for the particle emitter at a certain frame so the computer doesn't have to constantly recalculate it.

I'm not sure if this is a feature or a bug, but when you're moving the donut (which then moves the icing because of parenting), the sprinkles are not getting updated. However, if you select the icing, press G to move, and press the RMB to cancel, the sprinkles will be moved to the proper location. This may suffice as a workaround in your case.

You can also bake the particles as Nate suggested. Baking means that Blender will precalculate the particles' positions, sizes, etc for all of the frames. You can do so by going to the Particle Properties menu, opening Cache, and selecting Bake, Bake All Dynamics or Calculate to Frame. These will take a bit longer to process since Blender will be recalculating the particles for all the frames in the animation even though you haven't touched that yet. So for now, you may just want to stick with the first workaround.

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I had the same problem in this tutorial and was scratching my head for 3 days, but though the baking answer with the photo didn't help much it gave the idea of what happened!«.

The solution is simple, the cache seems outdated because it is not the first frame on the screen your seeing which you created the icing and sprinkles so just slide your video player like thingy to the first or 0 frame.

And this happens if you have pressed Space Bar and paused it on the frame and continued working.

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