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Questions tagged [add-on]

An add-on is a python script or plugin created to expand Blender's functionality. There are many add-ons in the official builds of Blender, and with every new version comes new add-ons.

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Where is the AnimAll add-on in V2.80 or the same functions?

I was looking for the AnimAll add-on in V2.80 but could not find it. Are there ways to achieve the same things as standard in 2.80, for example UV animation and the rest of the AnimAll features?
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How to make use of custom external Python modules in Blender or an add-on on Linux

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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How to Add driver to modifier SimpleDeform-angle by scipt python in blender 2.8

I create script , that script add object, now i create, a modifier , and i want to simulate “Swinging” but i can not understand how it can be done,does anyone know how I can do? : ...
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2.8 Installed addon not in list

I'm trying to install MB-Lab which is an addon that is listed as working, according to this list. When installing it, a confirmation message is printed. I've tried all 3 versions for 2.8 and I'm ...
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When i click to do stuff with retopoflow nothing happens cursor just moves around?

Thanks for your time and don't mind my poorly made rock.
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Retopoflow needs an update?

So I would like to use Retopoflow for Blender 2.8 but it requires an update by the looks of it, so I searched around for a solution but no luck. Any idea on how to update it? Thanks for your time.
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How to Grease Cut

I tried to cut off the SPHERE using the sculpt tool add-on, but it looks like an image. I want to cut the sphere to two at the point where I drew a line Because I can not do it, I am in trouble ...
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Error installing Osm addon

I Downloaded the add on and paid for it but while installing the addon theres and error while clicking on the enable option some please help me out in this
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Where is cell fracture in blender 2.8?

Where is cell fracture add on in blender 2.8 ? it is no longer available or have another name?
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Using fSpy for Blender

I am trying to use the add-on fSpy so I can scale everything accurately in Blender, however all the tutorials I can find online only explain how to setup fSpy in Blender and I am stuck on how to make ...
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How to install Thea Render into Blender [duplicate]

expert Blenderers; I'm a Sketch Up user and I've been curious with Blender for quite some time now. I've always like the ease of use with sketchup even though I have issues with it not being able to ...
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Export-Paper-Model-from-Blender Add-on in 2.80?

Does anyone know why the Paper-Model add-on is not in the Beta 2.8 ? And Will it be back in the final version of 2.80 ?
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trying to install add-on but not working [duplicate]

I recently found out about a program called Fspy. to use it with blender it requires an add-on. I tried installing the addon and blender said modules installed successfully, but I couldn't find the ...
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Addons not available after install

I am trying to install several addons to my blender 2.79 under OSX. I have the addons as zip files. I follow the documented process, go to the settings, click on install from file, select the file, I ...
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Archipack Presets Not Showing [duplicate]

When Archipack is enabled and I click on one of the buttons in the Toolbar, a "window" pops up, which is supposed to have the presets, I guess. Only thing is, it's blank. Nothing shows up in it at all....
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Animation Node Installation Error

Blender says I need to unistall prexisting animation addons before it can let me download the one by Jacques. Which one of these add-ons could it be referring to?
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Blender value error register_class(…): already registered as subclass

Can't activate the addon because of this error
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Archipack Windows not showing anything

I haven't tried Archipack previously but anyways, after going like this: and when I click on Windows it shows up this black patch in middle of the viewport: I tried Wall and it worked well as it ...
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Fspy add-on not installing

I am continuously trying to install Fspy, but according to the instructions on the Github, it is clearly mentioned that not to unzip it. I tried it to import it as ...
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Is there a way to automatically change output file suffix per frame image based on the timeline marker label?

Background: I'm trying to automate as much as I can for a small business, I have. I use blender to create product marketing material, because there are so many variations, it's cost prohibitive to ...
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Delete components script crashes

I wrote an addon that removes components (using BMesh) depending on the context of the selection. The problem is that he crashes a Blender. I cannot establish a pattern, but most often this happens ...
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Get 3d vertex for 2d location

in my addon I need to find out the 3d vertex on a plane (face) when I am hovering over it with the mouse. This means I have the 2d coordinate and I know I can use the function ...
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Import-Export:Import images as planes not working Blender 2.8

The extra option is not listed in Mesh- I have checked the Add-on.. Then too this occurred.
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how do I delete an add-on in 2.79?

I installed an add-on, it didn't show up so I restarted Blender. It still didn't show up so I thought I'd load it again (I didn't check to see if it was in the add-on list). What happened is shown in ...
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How to update Blender's naming index thing (.001, .002, etc.) after joining objects

I've been trying to reuse certain parts of code as functions in my bpy scripts. But that means that the same bmesh will be created as 'my_bmesh.001' the next time I run that function. To deal with ...
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Relax Mesh Add-on not active in 2.8?

The relax add-on still on the 2.8 files, but doesn't have any change from 2.75. In the preferences is not visible to active. Force it 2.8 does not compatible with this inside add-on ( version also ...
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How to model an accurate parabolic mirror with a known focal point?

I am new to Blender and really enjoying it now, but... I want to make an accurate parabolic mirror with a known focal point. For example, I would want to have it focussed so that a parallel beam could ...
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Can I have a scripts folder relative to my portable Blender, but outside of its folder?

I'm currently on Windows 10. I have a portable version of blender 2.80, and I would like to use relative paths for the scripts folder in order to keep my addons separate from the bundled ones. My ...
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Traceback error trying to import open street maps add on for 2.8

Was trying to add open street map plugin for 2.7 and 2.8 but got this error. Anybody know how to fix this?
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I can not disable the Fracture tool add-on?

I added the fracture tool and my cup transformed into a square (formed from more inequal faces) and now, because I saved, closed and opened the project again (so ctrl+z doesn't work anymore) I can not ...
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2.80: Pie menus and Quick Favorite menu - conflict?

When I have the 'UI Pie Menu Official' activated I cannot open the Quick Favorites Menu when pressing q. All I get is another pie menu with possible view port option (top, front, left etc.) Any idea?
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Landscape addon, tools don't show

My problem is that when I create a landscape via Shift + A, I normally get my options at the right side of the toolbar, but now (has you can see), there are only three options and I cant figure it out,...
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BlendRig Character deforming and not portable to other blend file

I am having multiple issues trying to get the first foot in the door of rigging. I downloaded the Vincent Model from the blender cloud and finally made him sit down on my chair. But either, if I move ...
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Diffuse node compability for glTF exporter

I got a problem using glTF exporter for Blender (To upload 3D content on Facebook). I downloaded the last version of the add-on on this site: https://github.com/KhronosGroup/glTF-Blender-Exporter The ...
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animation nodes error: node editor red outline and render error

im trying to use animation nodes addon. here is an image of my nodes. I am trying to make the animation nodes control the colour of the cube but when I eye-drop the cube i get a red outline around my ...
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how to repair multiple addons with the same name found?

my add-ons file shows this error message but when I go to the Blender files there is no corresponding file to the message, " multiple addons with the same name found " Please delete one of each pair ...
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Rotate vertices around point

I have a list of vertices (mathutils.Vector), which form a rectangle in 3d space. I need to rotate these vertices around the pivot point. So I have two tasks: Find the pivot point rotate the vertices ...
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Extrude face with Python

I want to extrude a face in the direction of the face normal, here is the code so far: ...
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Calculate 3D Vertices with Python

I have 2 vertices in 3d space (P1, P3) I want to create a rectangle that is aligned along the viewrotation. The vertices P1, P3 are already aligned to the current viewrotation matrix. How can I ...
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A.N.T generator noise settings

The A.N.T generator has a huge set of noise options 19 noise types 10 noise bases So if I want a particular kind of landscape (mountains, fells) how to properly set noise type and basis. Is the ...
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How do you add the Jiggly Armature code to Blender as an add-on?

So pardon the ignorance of a newbie, however I stumbled across the add-on called Jiggly Armature and upon further investigation it is in raw code so my next thought was, where do I enter this code and ...
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How to change the font size of a row inside a script via blender python

Hi Blender Python users, This is a super simple question but I can't seem to find the answer anywhere. Does anyone know how to change the size of a font inside of a panel row. For example say I ...
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A.N.T landscape error?

When ever i try enabling it gives me this error ...
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How to use bl_label inside an operator?

How do I reference the bl_label inside operators? I want to know the name of the operator based on the bl_label to be precise.
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How to keyframe smoke particle size via python script

Hi Blender Python users! I was just wondering if anyone knows a way to key frame the particle size of a smoke flow particle system over time with a python script. For example: I would like to ...
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Ctrl + T doesn't work

I usually used Ctrl+T for my Texture Setup, but it doesn't work. I enabled my node-wrangler-add-on, but nothing changed. I already googled for a whole while but didn't find anything helpful.
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Adding Add-Ons to Blender 2.8 Manually

I want to fill a glass with water and smash it. Fracture ADD-On unavailable. Need Alternative or a way to add it in 2.8 I just started in 2.8 but looks like the fracture add-on is unavailable. Is ...
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What is the appropriate way to write and distribute an addon that works with both blender 2.80 and 2.79?

I have written a python addon which is compatible with both 2.79 and 2.80. When setting the "blender" key in bl_info to the appropriate version, the code works otherwise unmodified in both versions, ...
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Paint circle with Python in 3D view direction

I want to draw a circle into the 3d view in the direction of the current view rotation. I have 2 vectors (center, mouse_pos), so I have two points in 3d space, so I have the radius - fine. This is ...
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Blender Addon save Hotkey Preferences

I have for my Blender 2.8 addon 2 keyboard shortcuts that I add to the AddonPreferences: In the init file I use this code to draw them: ...