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Questions tagged [edges]

An edge is a line segment connecting two vertices.

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array modifier overlapping

any help? i tried changing the mirage meter but no luck. https://www.dropbox.com/s/d8e3vht6vdg5pl6/s.blend?dl=0 this is the file also its 2.8
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How do you make edges parallel?

When I add edge loop to this, angle is already broken. How do you make 1 and 2 edge loops parallel each other?
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Green edges in edit mode?

I have a downloaded OBJ that I have imported into blender. There are some unusual triangular artefacts in one section of the mesh. In edit mode, these are showing up as green-edge triangles. Green ...
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What does it mean if my wireframe looks like this? (Discontinuous lines) [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a tent, but I just noticed that when I see the wireframe of my object it looks like a messy mesh However in edit mode things are better Why is that the wireframe looks like that? ...
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Dissolved a bunch of edges and now some faces cannot be smoothed in renders

Exported a model with an applied subsurf, and when I reimported I wanted to continue reduce the poly count again by disolving a ton of loops, but now some faces refuse to smooth unless I use another ...
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issues when baking normals in substance painter with a blender model

I've created a model in Blender that I want to texture in Substance Painter. As you can see in the picture, I've marked those edges as sharp and auto-smoothed the model, and then I beveled them in ...
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Polygon highlighting

I'm toying with blender 2.8 and as a Maya user there's one thing that absolutely drives me mental. When I select 4 edges or verts the face highlights. How in the world do I turn this off? All I want ...
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How to fill in/collapse an indented cylinder onto a face

I'm new to blender so still figuring things out. I need to basically fill in the cylinder so that it no longer exists. I want to close up the half cylinder on the left, remove the edges in the center, ...
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Extruded edge problem

I am an absolute beginner with Blender. I have a question about extruding meshes. I have done a simple extrusion on a subdivided plane. However opposing corners of the model have different shaped ...
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How to make a circular cut?

I'm trying to add basic materials to a low-poly model, and was curious if there was any way to cut in edges in a circle from a single point, so I could apply materials to faces like seen in my ...
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Bevel modifier buckling bug

I've noticed on the bevel modifier that edges at vertex junctions of three or more bevels actually buckle in and out when using a profile of 1. I want these to be straight and not bow out/in since I'm ...
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Edge split to make flat edge not working

I've been struggling with this one for a day now. I will have to tackle why all of a sudden everything I put in game is extremely pixelated as well. However the issue I have here is the strange "x" ...
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Closing the gap

This is one thing that sometimes stumps me, but what is the best way of closing the gap here and keeping everything in Quads? Thanks
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How to merge vertices without affecting custom split normals?

I have a model with some split edges that I want to merge: Both vertices and edges are duplicated along the selected edge loop. You can see the duplication in there being two vertex normals (blue) at ...
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How do I Bevel an Edge within an Edge?

Edit Update: I want to explain how I got to this point better because I did a poor job explaining, so here it is. I am making a box. Along one edge of the box I pressed "W" then "subdivide" to ...
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Smoothing Edgeflow

Im looking for a tool to smooth an edgeflow automaticaly. When you got a lot of polys it becomes a massive amount of work to smooth edges manually. Here is an image of what I want to smooth. And ...
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The length of the edge doesn't show correctly!

What did I do wrong? Any suggestions?
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How to make edge loops parallel / equidistant?

I'm modeling a ship, which has a sheer (a curvature in the deck, fore to aft,) and I'm trying to make the top of the deckhouses parallel with the deck itself. The bottom edges do go along the sheer/...
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Face exists but no edge

I've been learning Blender for a while now, and there's this problem I couldn't figure out the answer, even after searching for it. There's this edge I want to move, on the same z axis : And when I ...
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Need to Fix Broken Edge Loop?

I'm trying to create a nightstand that has these inset circular handles. See below: However on the bottom drawer handle, the edge loop of the circle is broken in two halves so I can't use the extrude/...
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How to get rid of double edge

I've already applied the mirror modifier and combined all of the meshes together. When I came around to mark seams, I find double the edges on the head mesh only. How do I remove them?
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Add a round-half spherical edge to a cylinder surface

I have the following cylinder: And I want to turn the selected area (as seen in the pic) into a half-sphere similarly to this picture. Do you have any idea how to do that?
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Selecting multiple edge loops in Blender 2.8

I used to be able to select and edge loop with AltRMB and then just continue with ShiftAltRMB. But this no longer works in Blender 2.80 and nightly builds of 2.79. Is there another way to achieve the ...
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How to make edge length to always be multiple of a certain number?

I want to make a model whose edges' length (all of them) are always multiples of a certain number. Later on I want to apply a pixel-art texture and I need to have a 1:1 relationship between the ...
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How to get rid of sharp edges

I tried smoothing it out, but it still there. How do i get rid of it.
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How to create face out of corner?

I've frequently found myself in a situation in which I need to create a rectangular face in a corner that only has 2 edges. I created an example: So far I've been doing it by extruding from one edge ...
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Reducing the number of faces on a basic text mesh

I want to create a text animation in blender. I'm trying to reduce the number of faces in my mesh. I'm having a lot of trouble adding faces to certain letters after I have gotten rid of some of the ...
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Using edge loops for sharp edges without distorting the mesh?

I've been trying to make a pirate ship a few days now, but when I was trying to sharpen out the edges of the ship's cabin, I ran into a problem. The edge loops I'm trying to sharpen out the cabin's ...
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Quad Junctions. Why are some not working the same as identical looking one nearby?

NOTE: as per Moonboots helpful suggestions. Here is the .Blend file for this problem: Hello all I am trying to learn Blender. I've read lots and watched lots of videos and kinda understand the ...
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How to fix uvmap after using shrinkwrap to match two edges using “nearest vertex” mode?

I have two meshes and I need perfect edge between the two where the vertices match perfectly. However the two meshes do not have matching vertex density so the vertices don't match beautifully. So ...
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Bevel only on edge, not vertices

I wish to apply a bevel modifier to one edge, and not its two vertices. Here is an exemple : The bevel is fine on the edge (blue), but it also smoothen the vertices (in red). How can I avoid that ? ...
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Can't seem to get bridge edge loops to work properly in blender

Can't seem to get bridge edge loops to work properly in blender. I'm completely new to blender. this is a shot of what I get. Please help.
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Fixing artifacts from an imported Medium sculpt?

I'm creating some assets for a game I'm making using Medium by Oculus, but when I import it into Blender it leaves me with strange lighting artifacts. I tried dissolving some vertices and edges to try ...
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Edge Crease and multiple subsurf modifiers

If you crease an edge, then subsurf modifier won't round it. But if you have 2 subsurf modifiers, the second will ignore the crease and round the edge. Is there a way around this? I have a situation ...
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How to fix Beveled intersections/corners/inner edges?

I'm pretty new to Blender and am trying to create a 3D type logo. It's almost done, but I can't figure out how to fix these inner corners circled in red (see images below). To create the rounded ...
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What's up with the shading?

My shading on my chinook is really bugging me. I have put an edge split modifier on my model and this has elimated the majority of my issue but it still persists. As far as I can see, there are no ...
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How can I cut an edge at the mathematical middle?

I have an edge selected and I need to add a new point that is exactly at the middle of that edge. How can I achieve that?
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How to nest a glowing cube inside a larger cube in and render using Cycles?

Hello I’m trying to make an effect like the red cubes in this scene but I can’t get the same effect. So far I’ve tried using a bigger glass cube and a small cube with an emission shader inside of the ...
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How to round the edges?

i am following a tutorial but the guy is using maya, i realised that his mesh is more smooth than mine, even if i click smooth , my edge still looks squared and horrible, if i click smooth , then it ...
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Align vertex with edge or rather the imagine line between two verticies

Next question from a total beginner.. Here is two images of the same thing seen from two angles. How to i align the two sharp edges to the imaginary point between the two verticies (marked with a ...
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Make edges round [duplicate]

Im completely new to blender, and 3d modeling in general (though vast experience in fusion 360). And I have searched high and low for a solution on how to make stuff round in a mesh. I have marked 2 ...
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Pulling in one edge of a cube. I cant get the right movemen

Hello all I am trying to learn some basics to Blender modelling. I want to make a snooker table. Currently I am making the cushions which hang over the edge of the table. I just want it to be simple ...
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How can I make my selected edges render at a smooth angle?

In comparison, Autodesk Maya had a normals modifier tool in the toolbar which you could select Soften Edge or Harden Edge. Soften Edge would make edges render up to 180 degrees giving it a smooth look ...
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The Subsurf Modifier Did Something Weird to a Part of My Mesh

I'm modeling a Master Ball from Pokemon that I'm going to 3D Print, but when I applied the subsurf modifier to the M it did something weird to a couple of the corners. I did some research, and I found ...
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Can't fill faces properly

hello im trying to make a game character for the first time. I've made a mistake so i had to delete some vertices and edges. Now when i try to fill the gaps it has a weird texture when in edit mode. ...
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How to deal with bad contiguous edges for 3d printing

I was trying to model my object for 3d-printing and faced this problem. I use 3D Printing Toolbox in Blender v2.79. And checking ...
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jagged edges in glith animation

I want to get the glitch effect in the animation, everything comes out, but there is one problem. The edges of the animation are jagged, I would like to get a uniform white background. Blender file: ...
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Modelling problem: How to get rid of “Edgeless Edge”

Okay, so when I'm modelling and making the general shape (or any shape) from my mesh, sometimes when I would form it into a certain way it would act like it was "inverted" or something and make this "...
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Get outside wireframe

I am a begginer and have to make something like that: With plane geometry I can easily make, but with curves the triangulation gets in the way... How to make a wireframe only for external edges, ...