I have written up a script for my model. But there is a bit of a problem with it. As in I have to run the script every time I open the file. I want the script to run automatically when I open the blender File.


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There are two things you need to do -

  1. Setup the script in blenders text editor. The name of the text block needs to end with .py and the register checkbox needs to be enabled.

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  1. Ensure that Auto-Run Python Scripts is enabled in your preferences.

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  • $\begingroup$ Hello. I am looking for a universal solution that is not as part of the blender file. Is there an "autostart.py" type of file that Blender runs when it opens? $\endgroup$ – Mo Hossny Dec 28 '17 at 9:44
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    $\begingroup$ You should ask that as a question, with a bit more info on what you want to achieve. Without modifying blender itself, I think an addon should be able to do what you want, it can setup bpy.app.handlers. $\endgroup$ – sambler Dec 29 '17 at 1:02

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