For example while weight painting this:

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It's hard to precisely paint the overlapping part. I can set the armature to the rest pose and then paint, but this way I don't know how it looks when the bones are bent.

Is it possible to paint in the rest pose, while previewing the painted result in another pose?


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You could link-duplicate both the object and the armature, reset the pose of the linked-duplicated armature, and weight paint the linked-duplicated object, you'll see the result on the original posed object.


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