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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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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Why does the collada exporter not export texture references?

I've been having trouble exporting collada objects from blender, so I stripped everything back and textured a single cube, and exported it. This is a completely trivial model, one cube, with one ...
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How to prevent triangulation of models when importing models from sketchup to blender?

I want to import Sketchup models in blender. For that, I tried exporting models form sketchup in various formats using the built in exporter in Sketchup followed by import in blender. The model looked ...
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How to export a scene with Shape Keys Animation?

I have a scene with the cloth simulation, turned into shape key animation, using this method: http://blenderartists.org/forum/showthread.php?387461-Bake-Cloth-to-game-engine How to export the scene ...
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How do I get Blender to import a Collada file?

Collada is not among the import options, and not among the addons for import options. So is there a way to import a Collada file to Blender?
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Properly export COLLADA for use in SceneKit

What is the correct way to export meshes including textures etc for use in SceneKit of iOS 8 or even OS X? By the default options I can only export meshes - somehow I don't get textures to work. Also ...
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Can Blender export to the COLLADA format?

Can Blender export to the COLLADA format? I tried going to File → Export, but COLLADA was not an option. I'm using Blender 2.66.1 on Ubuntu 13.04.
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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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Exporting cloth simulation to Collada results in static cloth instead of a waving one

I hope this thread is not a duplicate since I have been exploring the subject for a few days and found no solution that works for me. I have to export an animation in .dae format to use in SceneKit/...
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Textures not showing after Collada Export

I am using blender 2.76b. I am trying to export my model to dae file. My model has an Icosphere and Sphere with image textures applied to both. I have checked the Copy and Include Material Textures ...
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Create Simple Shadow Under Object in Blender Render

I have an 3D model that I would like to export to SceneKit in iOS. Everything is working except simple shadows underneath the object. I looked over this question and this simple tutorial here. What ...
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What is the order of transformations when exporting to Collada?

When I export models to Collada format, some transformations (bone animations, mainly) use transformation matrices. In order to decompose these matrices in the target program that loads the Collada ...
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Exporting to Collada: Physics don't get exported

I added basic rigidbody characteristics to a default sphere in Blender and exported it to Collada but the physics information isn't exporting. How can I get the physics data to be exported along the ...
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Using 3D Warehouse models in Blender (Sketchup - Collada - Import)

There is an incredible wealth of 3D models available on Google's 3D Warehouse. Unfortunately these models come in Sketchup format. I have read a lot of tutorials on this, and everybody seems to praise ...
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Can't update / remove keyframe values from an imported Collada file

I'm trying to edit keyframes in an existing animation in a .dae file I have imported to Blender 2.68a, however none of the changes I make seem to stick. I select the bone in pose mode, change the ...
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Exported .dae models have a cube embedded in them

I've made a few models and when I import them into my game using assimp they all have what looks to be the starting cube in the model, usually poking out the side of the model. But when I open the ...
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Do not repeat the texture on Collada export?

I am trying to apply a UV mapped texture to an object and export it in the Collada format. The result is not what I designed in Blender. Here's the simplest procedure that shows what I did. Start ...
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Trying to export Ocean Modifier animation as collada file

I'm relatively new to Blender and thus don't have much experience. I'm attempting to make an ocean animation in Blender, which I have figured out via keyframing. However, when I attempt to export it ...
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How do I add the ability to import Collada files to Blender 2.76?

As you can see from this screenshot, there's no option to import Collada files. There IS such an option in this question here. Was this removed at some point? Is it not available on the Linux version?
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Keyframed UV map not exporting in .dae?

I've made an oversized UV texture and keyframed the mesh face position on the UV map using AnimAll in order to change the image during an animation. Rendering the animation confirms the texture change ...
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Where to set 'use_blender_profile' option?

I have seen that the Collada exporter uses a flag called use_blender_profile. Looking at the source file, it seems that this option allows to export additional ...
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Weird texture issues when importing Collada from SketchUp [duplicate]

I'm relatively new to Blender and trying to import an architectural render from SketchUp 2017. I export from SketchUp with Collada, then import, and end up with something like this: The meshes with ...