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How to make use of custom external Python modules in Blender or an add-on on Linux [duplicate]

The path for the Python executable used in Blender (up to 2.79) is not configurable. I looked around and did not find a consistent way to be able to use custom 3rd party Python modules without ...
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Is Blender a sensible environment for making a first-person orrery?

I want to show simple views of various solar system phenomena from the perspective of an observer on a crudely simulated Earth (basically a ball with some relief bumps as pseudo-mountains to provide ...
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Bundling python library with addon

I'm making an add-on that uses the websocket library from python. Is there a way to include it in the add-on .zip file? Or do I have to add it to the site packages folder in blenders included python ...
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How to install matplotlib for use in Blender 2.79?

Mac OSX 10.11.6 Blender 2.79 CellBlender 1.1 MCell 3.4 I recently installed Blender, CellBlender and Mcell as described here: http://mcell.org/tutorials/install_cellblender.html http://mcell....
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Blender + Pyside or PyQt4

Has Blender implemented a python interface API yet? So when developing floating tools users can create a tool interface using pyside of pyqt? This is critical to have when planning for pipeline tool ...
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How to access to Scipy.special functions within the script window [duplicate]

I would like to access the special functions in Scipy in the scripting window. I have looked at this and this and @polosson's answer in the first one suggests three possible ways to install a module ...
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Python script unable to import modules [duplicate]

I'm trying to follow the scripts from the book The Blender Python API by Chris Conlan, and I've been unable to import modules in Python from Blender (2.81) on osx 10.15.2. What file structure / ...
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How do I install Pillow and/or Pip in Blender Python in Windows OS [duplicate]

Folks, I've spent the last couple of days reviewing all the info on this and am getting nowhere fast. The most recent information I've found is about two years old, so I'm HOPING that things have ...
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blenderplayer and 3rd party libraries

Blender player is a nice way to create stand alone .blend files that can be distributed to other people. However, for most interesting programming, one would use in python libraries such as numpy, ...
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How would one go about creating a genetic algorithm and/or neural network for blender?

Where would I need to start? I am just about able to code genetic algorithms and neural networks using Python, C# etc so that is not primarily the problem. Is it just a case of importing modules ...
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How Can Data Sets Be Pulled From Database into Text Objects or As Parameters for Other Objects

I would like to build animations based on 2 scenarios that pull data into Blender from SQLite, MongoDB or MySQL database. One scenario where a bit of text data would become a simple text object ...
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How can I use this Python module in Blender?

I know this question has been asked before (for instance, here: Using 3rd party Python modules), but The answers aren't getting me where I need to be. I'm not an expert, so I might need a little more ...
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How to install Pyserial for Blender 2.83

I was looking at the answers for other Blender versions but it seems like it's always changing. I don't know if I'm correct but something called "pip" is supposed to come with blenders python in 2.83 ...
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Install packages in Blender 2.80 using pip

I'm trying to install numpy/scipy on Blender's internal python compiler. On my computer, the python compiler is located at: ...
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modeling in blender by taking input from wireless media controlled by autonomous system

anybody knows how to take command from wireless media like xbee modules and according to that command modeling is done without human intervention. I have one xbee module on a micro-controller ...
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Properly Installing Pillow

I have a project I need Pillow for. Is there a way to install it into blender 2.77a? The pillow windows installer just finds a python version if I install one seperatly. If I can not install "pillow" ...
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Python module installation does not work

For some of my python scrips i need additional modules like pytables. I followed the instructions here, but nothing worked for me: first I set the PATH and ...
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How to write a YAML file with a Blender Python script [duplicate]

I need to write a script that runs on Blender (2.72) and writes a YAML file containing the results. In normal python I would use PyYAML and write something like: <...
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How do you use your system's Python with Blender?

As the title sais; I'd like to use my system's Python with Blender, instead of the internal one, but after searching for ~30 minutes I still couldn't find a way how, or at least not in words I ...
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Importing Scipy: “cannot import name oldnumeric”

I have Blender 2.69 for Linux 64bit (using Ubuntu 13.10). I followed the method detailed by @BNewmark to get SciPy working with Blender. I already had SciPy (version 0.13.2) for Python 3 installed ...
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Find armature pose from shape key?

I'm curious if there's a way to find the corresponding armature pose from a shape key?
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Using Blender GIS gives error: no imaging library available please install python GDAL or Pillow module

I am trying to use Blender GIS from this Repo: https://github.com/domlysz/BlenderGIS I have installed it properly and it is running in my Blender 2.79 on a MAC OS X 10.13.1 High Sierra. When I ...
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How to examine a collada file loaded in blender ? (Python)

By doing various tests and using bpy.ops.wm.collada_import(), there are compatibility problems between some software with the ...
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Compiling Blender to use system Python

Context: I'm using Ubuntu 19.10 for the moment and the default repository Blender package use the system's Python 3 which is very convenient because I can use my Python modules in my Blender Scripts ...
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Import pymesh issue

I want to use the pymesh library inside Blender because I think it could be fun to play with the functions of pymesh and model in blender in the same time. But I am having some problem... I managed ...
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Install pip in blender 2.78 SSLError

I've just downloaded Blender 2.78 (from here). I would like to install scipy. Therefor, I want to install pip using get-pip.py. I've downloaded the file and executed it as follows: ...
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How to import odeint python module from scipy into blender

I need to import odeint module from scipy.integrate in Blender. I successfully imported scipy...
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How to add matplotlib from python3.6 to Blender? [duplicate]

In Window, I installed python3.6 and, installed matplotlib by commandline: pip install matplotlib After installation, I was running matplotlib in python console, ...
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Need easy method to make SciPy available in my scripts [duplicate]

Thanks for taking notice, but in my original question I stated (I have put the operative part in bold font): "I would like to use SciPy special functions in Blender scripts, e.g: ...
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How to change the python version in blender [duplicate]

I'm using Blender 2.71 and it comes with Python 3.4.0 even though the most recent version is 3.4.1. Is there any way to change this?

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