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I'm in Cycles, with 'Use Nodes' selected and the basic node Material Output did not show up. How can I add Material Output it when it's not a menu option?

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The node editor works with three different types of nodes.

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By default the node editor is configured for compositing enter image description here.

Change to the Material node editor enter image description here:

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More info:

https://www.blender.org/manual/editors/node_editor/introduction.html#node-tree-types

https://www.blender.org/manual/editors/node_editor/editor.html

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  • $\begingroup$ I knew it was something stupid. Thanks :) $\endgroup$ – Marc Apr 16 '16 at 19:37
  • $\begingroup$ It's a common mistake. $\endgroup$ – user1853 Apr 16 '16 at 19:38

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