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I duplicated an object, but now when I try to adjust the color, or texture to one object, it automatically adjusts it's sister's color too. How do I disconnected that relation?

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    $\begingroup$ related - blender.stackexchange.com/questions/1652/… $\endgroup$
    – Mr Zak
    Aug 8 '15 at 17:41
  • $\begingroup$ I went into Data properties, and there was no small number button next to the data name as the link above states. Only the letter F. How do I make it a "data single-user."...? $\endgroup$
    – Marc
    Aug 8 '15 at 18:03
  • $\begingroup$ Go to second object and in materials tab press the - button $\endgroup$
    – A.D.
    Aug 8 '15 at 18:06
  • $\begingroup$ Now that was easy! Thanks a billion! I'm on a deadline and you just saved my bacon! $\endgroup$
    – Marc
    Aug 8 '15 at 18:14
  • $\begingroup$ This is related to blender's concept of Datablocks blender.org/manual/data_system/datablocks.html . Datablocks (such as meshes, materials, and animations) can be shared by multiple users. Object datablocks can be shared by multiple scenes. $\endgroup$
    – Mutant Bob
    Aug 10 '15 at 19:22
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Go to the materials tab, and click on the number that appears next to the material's name. This will make it a single user, by duplicating the material, basically meaning that they can be edited separately.

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