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Alpha channel is white, not transparent, in Texture mode [duplicate]

I imported images-as-planes into Blender Cycle. I clicked "use alpha" (premultiplied) and "emissions and transparent". The images are fine in Render mode, but the transparent areas appear as opaque ...
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Add a transparent image on top of a material [duplicate]

I'm designing this animal-type creature, and want to add a transparent .png image to its face with the face features (object has a subsurf). On the left is the image with the features, on the right is ...
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Image Alpha Background Renders Black when using “Import Images as Planes”

I must be missing something here. I'm doing an extremely simple Import Image as Plane using the AddOn and the imported image has an alpha background but it renders (and even previews in the material ...
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How to use transparent texture in the GLSL shading mode in BGE?

I am using Blender 2.74. Is it possible to use transparent texture in the GLSL shading mode in BGE? I can get it working in the multitexture mode thought. But no matter how I try, I can't get it ...
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Importing textured psd into blender not showing correct colors in blender

Im using blender 2.75a. After I export my uvmap from blender, edit it in photoshop and try to reopen the psd file in blender. I don't see the changes I made in photoshop. Instead I see totally white ...
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Alpha transparency not showing in cycles viewport

Using cycles I have simple cut out people in the scene: planes with .png textures on them. The transparency shows in the material editor and is rendered correctly but is not displayed in the viewport. ...
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Diffuse & transparency image import

when I import image as plane, in the setting panel for diffuse and emission, there are not other options. Many tutorials mention a diffuse & transparency option but I don't seem to have it. ...
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No transparency on imported planes [duplicate]

I recently downloaded Blender to do some 2d cut-out animation, so I'm a complete newbie. After separating my drawing into parts in Photoshop (with transparent backgrounds), and saving them as PNG's. ...
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Can I see Image Plane Transparency in Viewport OpenGL?

I'd like to see my image planes with the correct transparency in the viewport but currently I always see the whole image plane. Is there a setting that will allow me to see the image "cutout"?
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Why can't the 32 bit version of blender 2.78 use alpha channels?

The node setup is quite simple: and the experimental image is : (only the red is opaque other part is transparent). So why can't we texture images with alpha values? Is this a bug? I've tried ...
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How to map a texture onto an object correctly?

I want to make a flappy Bird clone for practice and fun but I am struggling with blender and how to use the UV Editor correctly. The pictures speak for themselves: As you can see I am trying to ...