Questions tagged [collada]

COLLADA (.dae) is a 3D content format based on xml managed by the Khronos Group. COLLADA was designed to act as an exchange format between different applications.

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Animation smoothness and correctness when exporting

I have a very low-poly model with an armature, animated with 4 key-frames over a cycle that I want to repeat seamlessly and smoothly. In Blender itself, I get a mostly smooth rotation, but with a ...
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Animation extends beyond last keyframe

I purchased an animated model of an opening book originally designed in 3ds Max and have been working on converting it to a COLLADA file for use with Apple SceneKit. I was able to get the vendor of ...
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Collada Armature Export

I am having trouble with exporting a rigged model to Collada. It mostly exports correctly with exception for objects which use armature. I baked the animation for all the bones, so there are no ...
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ShapeKeys exported with same geometry in DAE export

new to this community so apologizes form my newbee questions. I'm trying to use Blender as (fully fledged) 3d editor in replacement of the (painful) Xcode one. In other words, I'm trying to use ...
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FBX vertex weight import problem

I am getting a distortion with a rigged mesh due to the way that Blender imports FBX files. This is due to some kind of loss of accuracy that occurs while importing the vertex weights. Here is a ...
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How can I properly bake my textures properly?

MAC OS Mojave Blender 2.82 Hi everyone! I discovered what I got wrong, blender does not export material files. You have to bake it yourself and then save a .png file to apply in your separate program....
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Trying to export a cloth simulation to a Collada file

I'm using an avatar and a skirt as .blend files and trying to create an animation as a cloth simulation (I followed this tutorial - http://blenderartists.org/forum/archive/index.php/t-325838.html) ...
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How do I add arbitrary metadata to a .dae export?

I am assuming that a basic python script can be written to achieve this. I am trying to add some information packed into my exported .dae that will include an UUID for use in an external application. ...
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We are unable to find animation of exported object as Collada (.dea) if animation is a modifier animation while using Blender 2.82

We exported an object with an animation as "dea" and imported in other application to use. Object's animation was movement animation. It worked great. Then we changed animation type and made a ...
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Collada Export Options Panel Not Showing in 2.82

Just started using 2.82. When I try to export a model as Collada in File > Export > Collada/Dafault (.dae) I no longer see the Export Collada panel with Operator Presets show up. Am I missing a ...
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Collada(DAE). How to deal with chains

I wanted to ask how the blender can handle chains in the joint structure. The structure of the file look like that: In 3ds Max everything is working fine, but in a blender, the chains seem to break ...
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Convert particle system to animated meshes

I've started trying to make a 3D model that I will end up exporting to an augmented reality app but I've hit a problem in terms of the particle system. The app wants the 3D file in .dae(collada) ...
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How to use pycollada module without install in blender? (Addon)

I'm trying to figure out how to use the pycollada module inside an addon without installing the module on Blender, so I have a root folder called pycollada-master, which contains everything needed. I ...
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textures are not loaded with collada files [duplicate]

I'm using Noesis to export Collada files and then import them into Blender 2.82 but the textures are not loaded at all. Is there a way to force the system to load textures?
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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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Exporting into .dae messes up transparency feature [duplicate]

In Blender 2.81a, when I export to .dae material properties mostly persist. Annoyingly however, a glass surface (transmission set to 1.0) appears opaque. Would anyone know if there is a fix for this? ...
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Position of eyes and hair goes wrong after exporting

I'm making a model in Blender and try to export it as collada file. This step goes well, but there are problems with the hair, eyes and eyebrows locations. As you see in the picture above the hair, ...
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Physically based shading in .dae xml

I need to change shading technique to physically based (want make metallic refractions on material). Currently i have that chunck of code in .dae: ...
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I can't import a COLLADA (.DAE) file into my scene

There's a COLLADA file that I've been trying to Import into my scene but it's not working right. When I hit the "Import COLLADA" button after selecting it in the import screen nothing happens. It's ...
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Box Jelly animation to Collada dae

I need animated box, so it jiggles like jelly. I tried everything I found, but I can not get the solution. I need to export it to .dae (collada), so I would be able to add it to Xcode - SceneKit. I ...
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Export from Blender to Photoshop with same camera angle

I want to export 3d model from Blender to Photoshop - with same angle and position of camera. I exported as collada and obj, but when I import them in Photoshop, camera is not in same position. How ...
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Exporting .dae file from Blender and import it on Processing

What I am trying to do is export from Blender a .dae file of an animated object and then import this file on processing and use it there. I created a rotating cube, baked action and exported it as ....
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Texture transparency problem when exporting collada file

I seem to be having problems with my dae objects. I have some space farms and the transparency on the glass is just made using a texture. It looks fine when rendered in blender: But it's for an iOS ...
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Export .dae with object name as file name

I have a lot of objects in one blender file, pieces of a 'builders kit' and I need to export each object separately for uploading into SecondLife/OpenSim. Theres over 200 parts. When I do my exporting,...
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How to turn a linked group into independent objects?

I created a group and added objects to it, then Add -> Group Instance. How to turn this linked instance into a completely independent, ungrouped "deep" copy of the objects in the group? I've tried ...
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Import collada files with Script - Missing textures

I'm automatic some process using Python and Blender 2.8, but I'm having ussues importing Collada files. If I do it manually all works, but by using ...
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League of Legends COLLADA import bug

I tried to import a model and animation from League of Legends using lol2dae (tool that converts the game character files to .dae format), the model itself imports fine but the animation is completely ...
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Colors after COLLADA import: “Viewport DIsplay Color” and “Material Color” not the same

After I import my COLLADA model, the colours are weird. The "Viewport Display Color" is the normal, deep orange. But the actual material color is washed out orange. Why are the two colors different, ...
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Lighting Issues when converting to DAE files

I am having some issues where when I export a file from a blender file to a Collada DAE file there will be random light spots, random dark spots and random blue spots in the model. Does anyone know ...
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Collada .dae File rendering

I am trying to convert .blend model to Collada .dae format but after exporting to Collada .dae format my blender renderd model changed. How can i got same Model in Collada .dae format as it was in ....
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Collada file not importing

I have a Collada file that isn't importing. When i import it, Blender just closes, no log files or terminal windows stating an error, just closes. I'm wondering if this is an error with Blender or ...
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Problem with importing DAE file

I tried to import a DAE file but THIS happened. WHY...?
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Animation doesn’t work in DAE when collada file is exported

Can anyone tell why am I getting a still image of an animation when I export dae file from blender. Although the animation works fine when I play it in blender. I know that this question has been ...
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How to export materials to collada file correctly?

I am now using Blender 2.8 and create my own model, I add a new material and link an image texture node to its color channel. However, when I try to export it to a collada file, and reimport it, the ...
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Model Deforms once exported to Collada

I have my model like this in blender in design, But once i convert it into Collada the model and reimport it deforms, This might probably because of the additional mesh generated after rigging, ...
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Exporting fire animation

as mentioned in the title I want to export my fire animation as Collada(.dae), but this makes my smoke domain an actual cube. Any idea how to fix this since I dont want any smoke at all? Thanks in ...
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What are “Leaf” bones? (Collada import question)

I was wondering - there is an option called "Fix Leaf Bones" when importing Collada format. Do you know, what exactly these Leaf bones are? Also, if there is some expert able to tell me what the ...
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How to export correctly mesh and armature of a character from blender to NUKE

I'm looking for a working way to export correctly a rigged character from blender to NUKE 11. I've tried a lot of formats,like : ALEMBIC : it worked partially. It means that the mesh is exported ...
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Importing/exporting animation into Blender using Collada

Have an issue with importing/exporting animation into Blender using Collada. Steps taken: Export character from Mixamo with simple walk cycle in .dae format Import file into Blender. The result is ...
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What's wrong with this Collada file? [closed]

I've generated this COLLADA file: http://ix.io/1kEL When importing to Blender, it says "Couldn't find a material by UID." 3 times, and I don't understand why. It doesn't show any other errors, but ...
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How do I import a model which has .mat and texture files in separate folders?

I have a model that came in three separate folders folder #1 has three .mat files folder #2 has the model in .psk, .fbx, .dae and .smd formats folder #3 has textures in .tga format how do I import ...
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Exporting shape keys animation to .dae

Is there a way to do it? When I chech "export shape keys" and reimport the file after the export there's no animation or keyframes but the shape keys are there.
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Missing parts of the model when importing as Collada (DAE)

I use Collada files from SketchUp. When I import them into Blender some times import goes as intented but sometimes it imports only part of it. Here is for example you can see this chair. The right ...
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Blender 2.79b model export to Collada

I am trying to export from Blender to Collada .dae and seems that textures are not exported Here it is a video with the steps https://drive.google.com/file/d/11ELOeZovAhHoxm92P1poLjDk5EUdXZ8l/view?...
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Export to DAE with textures?

I'm having trouble in converting OBJ to DAE while retaining textures or at least the colours of the model. Note, this is a voxel model so I only need colours, not detailed textures. Anyway, I model ...
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Blender collada import export, sketchup comparison [closed]

I have building models (with no textures) in Sketchup (15 and 17, free and Pro) that I close into solids and export to Collada. However they appear to sometimes break and sometimes wont reimport into ...
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No Collada (.dae) Import option on Ubuntu 2.76b

I'm running blender on Ubuntu 16.04, with just a simple apt-get install blender and the blender version is 2.76b. When I goto File->Import there is no option to ...
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Why can't I import .dae or .obj?

I am using Blender 2.79b on Windows 10. I am trying to import a Collada File by going to File > Import > Collada. I selected the collada file, but nothing is imported. There are no error messages, ...
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Importing into Blender a Collada export (.dae file) from Sketchup

I am trying to import a Sketchup model (.skp file) into Blender and then later on into Unity. First, I did the default Collada export, but upon importing the ...
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Collada export breaks bones

I am trying to export a Model with a armature as .dae file to load it with Assimp into my game engine. The problem now is, Blender breaks the bones. This is how it looks when I am exporting. When ...