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I've got an Ico sphere. First I marked the seam:

Then I Selected the whole thing and UV unwrapped:

However, when I go into the UV image editor, nothing comes up:

I'm using cycles


marked as duplicate by Ray Mairlot, Shady Puck, Mr Zak, Duarte Farrajota Ramos, David Oct 12 '16 at 22:23

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You're on the Render Result image in your UV editor. Render results don't have texture coordinates. Use the Image menu in the UV editor to load an existing image or create a new image.


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