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How to Return Camera View Back to the Origin? [duplicate]

I know this may seem like a stupid idea, but the view, camera, whatever you call it (the view you see while flying around in the viewport) is very far from the grid. When I try to zoom to get closer, ...
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Sometimes zooming with the mousewheel becomes very slow [duplicate]

I don't know what causes it, but sometimes zooming with the mouse wheel in the 3D View becomes very very slow. When I create a new 3D View it's back at normal speed, restarting Blender doesn't help ...
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My camera won't zoom after it reach certain distance of zoom [duplicate]

My camera will not let me zoom in anymore after I zoom in on a huge obj. I know it is probably designed that way so we can zoom in anymore after certain amount,but I want to know if I can break that. ...
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What if panning and zooming isn't working [duplicate]

I'm not sure if this is a bug or a feature, but occasionally (usually in Object Mode) while I'm Zooming In or Panning (using Shift + Middle Mouse Button), Zooming In will stop and won't allow me to ...
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Why cant i zoom in anymore into a mesh? [duplicate]

creating a scene in the beginning was easy because i could zoom in all i wanted in order to do model the mesh, but after i place more objects i reach a point where it is hard to move around in the ...
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I can't look inside of my models [duplicate]

I am a very beginner with blender and I had always the opportunity to zoom inside of my models when im in the edit mode. Now I can zoom as much as I want but never get inside of the model. Can someone ...
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Accidental navigation mode change [duplicate]

I sometimes accidentally change the behaviour of the view port navigation. I don't know how I do it, nor how to reset it. The behaviour is different insofar that if I press the middle mouse button ...
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Zooming into the scene slowing down and stops (not in camera mode) [duplicate]

Sometimes when I work in the 3d viewport, I can't zoom in or move the view up and down at a recent point. While I'm zooming in the scene it starts a kind of slowing down and stops. What can I do to ...
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Zooming gradually stops [duplicate]

At one time, it seems that I made a mistake in something, and the object I was creating went far. Then, even I scroll the mouse wheel to zoom it, it gradually stops zooming, and eventually stops. ...
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viewport lags and won't move [duplicate]

When I am working in a scene sometimes the view on the viewport just won't zoom in, and I can't pan, only rotate the view...
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How can ı fix this? “when ı approach the object,camera is slowing” [duplicate]

How can ı fix this? "when ı approach the object,camera is slowing" https://imgur.com/IkjZUWj (Sorry i didnt upload the example video to this website)
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Cannot zoom in further? Why is that? [duplicate]

as you can see , i cannot zoom further , as it says i have zoomed maximum . how can i fix it? The middle mouse scroll doenst zoom further in (+)
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Camera stacking [duplicate]

Sometimes I have to zoom hard to get in and out of an area. Is there a way to prevent viewport camera from stacking in objects while zooming? Or is there a way to move the camera like in UE4?
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Zoom is not working properly [duplicate]

Sometimes, right in the middle of a project, when I'm trying to zoom in on an object, the zoom just halts at a certain point as if I'm reached some kind of limit, even though I earlier was able to go ...
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I can't zoom in more to my mesh [duplicate]

For some reason, I can't zoom in more. I'm on mac so i press cmd scroll but i can't zoom in. I can zoom out slowly but not in. Also, when i move my view (not sure if it is the right term), it goes way ...
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How to reset the center of rotation of the 3d view when it is not the center of the view

Sometimes the 3d view rotation using the 3rd mouse button starts to rotate around an unusual point that is not very convenient. I don't know why it starts doing this, but it usually starts when I'm ...
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How to emulate a Number Pad and 3 Button Mouse?

I have a MacBook Pro. Since it's a laptop, it does not have a number pad. It only has the numbers at the top of the keyboard. Can I emulate the number pad so that I can access the hot keys for top ...
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Panning with Shift + middle mouse button stopped working

When I pan with the Shift + MMB, it doesn't work. I think I might have accidentally pressed some sort of key-shortcut. It works for other views, so it's not my mouse. What sort of shortcut could I ...
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Change the scale of the viewport

I'm building a model that's very small, about a square millimeter, that I intend to have 3d printed. I've figured out the model at normal blender dimensions, with the units set to "None", and then I ...
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Is there a better way to move around and view a big scene?

My problem is that I have a huge scene with meshes and (let's say) I see this scene for the first time. I do not know it, I want to look around. I can use the controls like MMB plus look around, ...
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MMB rotating the scene too quickly?

When rotating and zooming the view using the MMB the scene moves very fast. How can I turn this down? When I start blender it works fine but then maybe I click wrong key. What is causing this to ...
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Cinema 4D style navigation

I was using Blender with Maya configuration preset and it worked great for me, but since in 99% of Blender tutorials people are teaching using default configuration preset I've decided to switch on it....
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How to stop Blender from slowing down zooming and panning?

I am working with Unreal Engine so I have entered unit scale of 0.01, and now I have realized that when I want to zoom into an object, it gets really slow well before I reach the object's surface. Is ...
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How to change the scroll distance

If I scroll the mouse one time then it goes very far: It is hard to work like this and not normal behaviour. If I start a new project then everything is ok. Im not sure what I did, how can I change ...
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Where does End Clip Distance start on Orthographic view?

In Orthographic view the Start Clip setting has no effect. If I move the End clip it will affect both front and back clipping on the scene. Setting the end clip to 1m (as I prefer working in metric ...
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Blender Camera Controls Stopped Working

Was retopologizing a dress when suddenly I was no longer able to zoom (in nor out) or pan the camera. I can only rotate the camera. I closed Blender and restarted it, loading my project from a save ...
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Camera will not rotate around anything

(User preferences->Rotate around selection on) My camera in the view-port will not rotate or move, I can not rotate around my objects, and sometimes the grid will move too. I didn't save my blender ...
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Mesh is disappearing in Orthographic View? Is there in Perspective view

My character mesh is showing up in Perspective view just fine, but completely disappears in Orthographic view, I have no idea why. This is brand new, as I've been switching back and forth. It's not ...
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Navigation is completely not working

I was using blender and I created a little character and when it came to putting it in pose mode so I could begin to animate it, from then on the navigation around the 3D window will not work it will ...
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The zoom function with the mouse wheel sometimes zooms uncontrollably

I do not believe the reference question about zooming to a point and refusing to zoom further relates to what I experience. When I open a file, one click either way on the mouse wheel zooms + or - ...
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Center viewport key in Blender breaks the viewport

I set the key layout to Maya's to work faster, everything goes great. But when using F key (i don't remember which one is in blender, but the center viewport position and rotation to selected object)....
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Can't zoom after pressing Numpad (.) on object - Blender 2.8

I have had this problem previously and have spent hours on google trying to figure it out. Unfortunately most problems don't seem to match mine exactly. So I'm doing a udemy course and the instructor ...
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How can I prevent the occasional Zoom In / Panning from breaking?

I'm not sure if this is a bug or a feature, but occasionally (usually in Object Mode) while I'm Zooming In or ...
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Unable to move in viewport

So I encountered a problem when navigating in the 3D view in Blender. Somehow I am not able to move anywhere. I can rotate my view, but I cannot scroll/move horizontal or vertical. In other projects I ...
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How to reset viewpoint settings

The problem is that my viewpoint settings have become wonky as when I zoom I will end up in random places and when rotating it will start dramatically change what I am seeing one thing then it ...
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2.8 Pivot Point trouble

Hi and thanks in advance. I have a project in which I can't seem to zoom in enough (anymore) and the pivot point does not seem to work as desired. I have tried setting both the 3d cursor and pivot ...
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problem zooming in inside geometry [duplicate]

I am having a problem with Blender since I started using it: when I have a solid object (for example a cube) I cannot zoom in inside the surface; when I zoom in after the zoom reaches the surface it ...
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Trying to zoom towards object for more detail, but zooming through object instead [duplicate]

I'm a Noob. I was working through a tutorial when I hit some keys causing the problem below (I was creating faces between vertices... holding shift & right clicking the vertices to select, then ...
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How to remove / revert blender object centre view?

Using blender v2.76 for a while, I’ve managed to accidentally lock the camera onto an object (The default cube). This causes the zooming to slow down logarithmically once passing the object / space on ...
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View movement problem

When I try to move around my scene to get a better look at things, I'm finding some aspects weird, but only sometimes. For example, when I mouse wheel to send my view inwards, it only goes so far, and ...
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Navigation (pan, zoom) stopped working for unknown reason, rotation still works

I can still rotate using middle mouse buttom (MMB) when I hit shift with MMB it should Pan and Mouse-wheel should zoom in/out. In other scenes it works. In this it worked before as well, but during ...