Linked Questions

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How to unlink a linked-duplicate? [duplicate]

All is in the question, we can duplicate object with SHIFT+D but also with ALT+D, which is quite handy, because as you know every changes done on a linked duplicate object will be repeated on others ...
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2 objects use the same mesh; how to separate? [duplicate]

I don't know how I ended up with 2 objects that share the same mesh (Cube.143) in my bench model; I want to have a unique mesh for each. Suggestions welcome. thanks ps: I can't find any apparent ...
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Is there a way to change the emission number of a particle system, without affecting the emission number of the mesh it's separated from? [duplicate]

I have a mesh with a particle system. I then split the mesh (using P > "separate by selection") and have 2 objects with 2 particle systems. However, I like each particle system to have a different ...
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How can I make a duplicated object (Alt + D) a single object again? [duplicate]

I copied the properties from one object to multiple objects and then duplicated these objects with AltD, now I want to convert them to single objects to modify specific ones.
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How to change material's color in blender game engine?

I am making a new racing game in BGE. I want my game to have a feature to change car color in-game (car consists of multiple materials, but currently I want to change body material). How do I make ...
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How to use snap option in object mode?

Trying to use the snap functions, I don't really understand how the "part to snap" option works in object mode and how to accomplish a precise snap. Closest is working as expected. and 3. Center and ...
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How to unlink a material only from a linked object?

I've created a second scene with a linked object but want to replace the materials on those objects only in the second scene. Nothing happens if I choose the material in the outliner and choose ...
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How to copy objects in Blender without copying their materials?

Need to copy objects from one layer to another in the same scene, but sometimes also one scene to another. I use Ctrl + C and Ctrl + V for this a lot, but problem is now there are 5 copies of ...
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Why Alt C before Ctrl J?

I am doing this tutorial. After creating this large building (consisting of several meshes) in part 1 CG Geek is now joining all these meshes to one object. This is done in the first five minutes of ...
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Unlinking object

I duplicated some meshes to make a stack of blocks by using AltD. When I apply material for one mesh, it will also be copied to the linked meshes. I know I can use U and then 'Material and tex'. But ...
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Multiple objects being edited in edit mode

I've tried googling this but I don't even know how to word it. I'm fairly new to blender and i've just been using it to edit some models slightly. I've come across a problem on some of the model. ...
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How can I make two duplicated object's material's independently editable?

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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Can I put a small resolution scene on top of a large scene in one go?

I am searching for an in-image effect in the compositor. I have two identical scenes (only the cameras are different). One for the background, 800x600 pixels. Second scene has the camera with a ...
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Snapping vertices in a particle system

The idea is to snap the four (selected) polar vertices to each other while scaling the particle (meeting snap point, in this case, is the coordinate center). Eventually I'd like to make the sphere ...