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Local User Preferences [duplicate]

I'm having a rough time getting blender (2.79) to play nice with user preferences. Per the documentation @ https://docs.blender.org/manual/en/dev/getting_started/installing/configuration/directories....
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How can I change the path where add-ons are stored? [duplicate]

I installed a blender add-on (BlenderBIM) and I want to save it in a specific directory (not the typical ...
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User Profiles with specific Add-ons loaded? [duplicate]

Is there an option to create custom user profile that has all of the preference options saved to that profile? Would be wonderful to have my tools available to me, at least visually, always. But this ...
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Got the new Blender 4.0 (this time portable), but it still stores all the addons and preferences like a regular version in App Data [duplicate]

It`s Win 10. I copied Blender foundation folder to the D drive and pointed it the preferences but doesnt give a damn. Any ideas pls?
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Use start up command line to change file location [duplicate]

I am currenlty using a .bat file to start Blender, with this set PYTHONPATH= "%~dp0\blender" So that I can use the local Python folder. Is there a way ...
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What is the proper way to update a portable Blender installation while keeping user settings?

The Windows portable installation has (or can have) the user settings folder (named '2.77' for instance, containing all the user preferences) next to all of it's files - which is perfect for me, since ...
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How can you sync Blender configs between multiple machines?

I run Blender on several machines, it is a hassle to copy configs around, in order that you don't have to configure everything from scratch every time. Is there a sync functionality that does this?
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Importing and exporting blender user preference files?

I spent some time doing a project in two different computers (personal computer and a shared one in the 3d course), and one of the annoying things was that I always had to reconfigure Blender. It ...
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How do I set a separate user preferences for Blender Portable?

I want to have separate settings for my copy of Blender Portable on my D: drive than the official version installed in my C: drive What do I have to change in the portable version to prevent settings ...
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How well does Blender handle multiple instalations side by side?

I have Blender (latest stable version) installed on my workstation. I want to install the nightly build so that I can have the stereo 3D features for a project that I am working on. Are there any ...
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Recent files not showing up in list...How to fix this?

I have looked at my User Pref settings, and have checked the recent file (I have it set at 25)...not sure what is the issue. I have reloaded Blender, used various new versions...tried placing the file ...
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Help re-installing Add-Ons, and how to approach “Missing script files”

I have to reinstall all my addons and I'm encountering an issue with “Missing script files.” I run Blender in a “portable set-up”, with different versions sharing a joint parent “config” folder. ...
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Custom user path?

I remember watching a Blender Today sometime last year where Pablo was showing off a new feature where you could change the location of your user path, but for the life of me I can’t find that option ...
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Start blender in video editing mode & script setup

I am using powershell to install blender on an EC2 instance. I would like it to default to video editing and configure the properties for the project via automation (powershell if possible). I would ...
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How to create ONE addons folder and have any blender version access it?

link to, not copy blender 3.6 addons path to Blender 4.0.1 Usually after installing a new Blender, it asks to transfer settings from the previous version. (did not happen this time) It then duplicates ...
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