Questions tagged [drawmodes]

Draw modes refer to methods of rendering geometry real time in the viewport. (e.g. Wire, Bounds, Textured, Render, etc.)

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How can I draw multiple OpenGL primitives with the GPU module?

Is it possible to draw multiple types of Opengl draw methods inside the same shader batch? Based on the the GPU module documentation, please see the code below. For instance I have this line. <...
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how to draw a round point(vertex) through bgl instead of a square one? BLENDER 2.8

Do I need to have round vertexes? as standard in a blender. ...
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Can't stop effect of C shortcut in Grease Pencil's draw mode

Like the title says, I have created a new Grease Pencil Object (GPencil), went into the Draw Mode (upper left menu), than pressed C, but I can't exit from this feature (pressing ESC or anything else ...
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How to select all objects of a certain viewport draw type in blender 2.8?

Due to having bool tool a lot in my recent work, it the cutting objects' draw type to box. I now need them in wireframe mode but due to the mixture of objects with several draw types in my scene, it ...
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Why I can't go into the drawing mode?

Why I can't go into the drawing mode to adjust my wonderful worm?
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Rotating camera view in Grease Pencil Draw Mode in Blender 2.8

I'm new Blender and I'm really excited about the Grease Pencil feature but I'm finding it difficult to achieve a function I use in other 2D animation programs, namely rotating/rolling the camera view ...
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When in draw mode, creating lines/curves, how do I drop or finish the line?

I can't find the right button or instructions on how to place this line into the frame. When using the pen tool, the object drawn automatically places once I release the LMB. However, when using the ...
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3D In Ear Monitor Shell Outline shape change to fit custom faceplate

Very new to blender here and having an issue finding a hopefully simple solution to my problem. I have 3D stl file of a hollow in ear impression that has already been smoothed and sculpted to be a ...
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2.8 Grease Pencil Depth Order

I'd like to draw over geometry and use it as a reference for sculpting, but I'm having a problem with the depth ordering of the Grease pencil. When it's set to Front, I see all of the line drawing, ...
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Unregistered “static draw” handler for sequencer

I'm trying to write a sequencer add-on. I need it to add a bgl UI on top of the sequencer timeline, without a real interactive part, so I'm trying to make it a kind ...
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How to convert different contrast parts of image to curve?

Suppose I have this image. and I want to convert it into curve for this animation Curve animation Watch from start to 0:03 I can do it by Bevel Factor in Blender. But i Have to make the curve by "...
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How can I set the maximum draw type for multiple objects?

I'm currently working on a scene containing 1000+ objects which all need to be set to a different draw type to save on computationally expenses in the viewport. But doing this for every object ...
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Force specific model to be drawn in “texture” mode

I am using a 3D model that I mapped a texture onto as a reference image. (I find this workflow easier than using background images.) However, I cannot switch into wireframe mode and see the images at ...
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Dark conical shape appeared in solid view clipping display of objects

I was setting up a render border, but instead must have pressed something wrong (I'm not sure what) and this is what I ended up with: Basically, there is a darker, conical or pyramid shape in the ...
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How can I draw in the 3D view with Python?

I want to write a script for blender, and I wonder how can I draw something using python in the 3D view? Like lines or triangles? I mean something like debug drawing.
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Rendering mesh edges as solid lines [duplicate]

I have a black and white image which serves as a template for my game. Non selected country borders are white, and selected country borders should be outlined by solid black lines. Each country ...
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Can't find draw all edges

How do I enable draw all edges? I researched a lot on google and all I got was go to display and check it. However it's not there! Here is an example of what they told me. Can someone show me how ...
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Displaying the wireframe of a beveled Bezier curve [duplicate]

I'm following a tutorial in which a Bezier curve is supposed to represent a vine. The vine is a collection of control points with their bevel depth and bevel resolution set appropriately: However, ...
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Mesh appears normal in solid mode but looks weird in textured mode

I have Blender 2.49b and have this model: When I change mode to Textured, the windows look weird: When I go back to solid mode, it's normal, but the biggest problem is when I export the model, it ...
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Is it possible to change viewport draw mode when navigating?

I'd like to write a script to automate viewport draw mode switching when navigating the viewport. Could this be done with, say, a modal operator? I haven't written any modal operators before, so ...
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How to display the edges of a mesh while in Object mode?

I sometimes like to view my models in wireframe mode, but it doesn't show individual faces, only lines representing the general formation of the object. With subdivisions (especially) this does not ...