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Texture doesn't render with Cycles [duplicate]

My Blender doesn't render textures in Cycles anymore. It worked before but if I now create a new project and apply a texture to an object it just gets rendered in a color present in the texture (see ...
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Why is my textured material showing up as a solid color? [duplicate]

I'm trying to use a simple oak texture on this cube but it just shows up as a solid color. I tried every option in the image texture (linear, cubic, flat, etc.) none of them worked in fact I saw no ...
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Material Preview doesn't match render [duplicate]

I've created a wood floor material using an image texture node, I'm happy with how it is displayed in the material preview. However when I apply the material to any object, in this case the '...
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Dragging and dropping a texture [duplicate]

I created a simple maze (via surface subdivision, extrusion, smooth shadows and edge split). Now I want to add some 'hedge' textures to the walls. When I drag and drop the texture, I seem to get just ...
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Why is my texture actilng like a color? [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to blender, and i wanted to try to render something pretty simple, so i made a house. But the problem is, that when i try to apply my seamless texture to roof, it is showing/acting like ...
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new principled shader not working [duplicate]

I've been using the new shadier in 2.79's test builds but a while ago it just stopped working. When I try to use an image the material just turns to a flat color. Any ideas as to why this is as I can ...
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How do I get textures to show in render? All answers on google refer to buttons and options i simply dont have [duplicate]

I'm trying to add a couple of textures to my scene. One on the sphere and one on the plane in the background. Top right viewing window is 'render' by the way. I've assigned the texture in edit mode ...
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Renders that dont´look ok [duplicate]

I tried several render tutorials, even using profesional textures taken from texture webs, and doing what they say, and my renders never look ok, never reflect the material I see in the properties ...
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Why does the floor not have a texture? [duplicate]

I put in a texture diffuse and normal texture image for my floor but it doesn't work. It has the texture correct in the preview but it doesn't show in the render?I would appreciate some help.
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Texture not as preview [duplicate]

It's the first time I've tried using a texture and after a couple of hours, I cannot find what I'm doing wrong. Help. It looks fine in the preview, and looks bad rendered. I"ve tried lights. Ideas?...
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Preview material texture defferent than render [duplicate]

I'm having problems with making realistic texture. Following Blender Guru tutorial from a year ago I made a plane with custom material using nodes and few images from CrazyBump. For some reason ...
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How to properly unwrap my mesh?

Is there a way to automatically unwrap my character? If not, is there a tutorial or something?
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How to place a .png texture with transparency over a material

I am trying to create a low poly face with a face from a .png file. The issue is I already have material placed for hair and skin, as shown in the picture below. I have created a .png file with a ...
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Unwrapping the inside of a barrel

I'm trying to UV unwrap the inside of a barrel I made. The problem is, when I select the inside of my barrel, and use the Mesh > UV Unwrap... > Cylinder Projection, I get a weird unwrapped form. How ...
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Texture not rendering in cycles

I want to add a wood texture to this art mannequin. I have tried everything, I have Unwrapped the model plugged in a mapping node and messed about with the scale but I'm sure I have overlooked some ...
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Only showing world texture, not allowing to add texture to other objects

I am looking to add textures to other parts of this scene. However, every time I click texture it doesn't seem to change from the previous world texture, which I applied. Here is a link to my blend ...