Questions tagged [edges]

An edge is a line segment connecting two vertices.

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Why isn't the edge length overlay showing decimal numbers?

For some reason in my version of Blender 2.8 (from this month of June 2019) it's not showing any decimal numbers after the whole number for edge lengths. I want to know how I can turn this feature ...
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Trying to bring selected edges together to create a seam?

I'm a massive noob and I'm wondering how to close the gap selected here without using bridge edge loop as I don't want to add any extra faces and mess up the texture.
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How to modify the uneven space between separate loop cuts, while they are already cut?

While I noticed how to entirely remove edge loops (by dissolving) and simply creating them anew. I'd like to know if there's a way to modify the amount of space between each and between specific of ...
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Black lines appaear on edges of mesh when turning on smooth shading

Kindly need help as I'm getting random specks or lines of black on the edges of my mesh. This only shows up when selecting "smooth" shading. Also I have subsurf modfier enabled. More over, adding more ...
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Why is snapping to the Grid in Blender 2.8 not (always) reliable for precision for centimeters?

I've modeled objects that I wanted to adjust some vertices for so that way the edges would have an even measurement. (I use the Measure it tool to determine the distance between vertices.) However, I ...
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Is there a way to enter a precise amount of length or width for the measuring tool in Blender?

I'm specifically talking about the Measure tool with the protractor icon. I wanted to resize my mesh to a specific length, but I'm having to tediously move the anchor points on it which is time ...
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Is there a faster way to connect edges (f key) around a closed loop of eges quickly? [duplicate]

I'm trying to fill in the edges along the circle across its two sides, but with so many of them it's going to take very long selecting them individually, is there a faster way to do this?
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Making a printable half sphere with a cutout in it for 3D printing

I made a half sphere which prints nicely. The sphere is to be used as a stencil for marking your golf ball. I used the Knife Project to cutout the F. This however created a lot of non-manifolded ...
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Does anyone know how to change delta rotation, location, and scale to be the regular ones to use in Blender?

The reason why I want to change it is because when I used the regular transform tools, occasionally it wouldn't snap to the grid the way I would want it to. The delta transforms seem to show me the ...
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Why don't the edge lengths update after I've scaled my object?

In Blender you can turn on edge lengths by going into edit mode and then turning it on in the overlays menu. However, whenever I scale up the object,the lengths stay the exact same which should be ...
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Slide edges with absolute values

I have a cylinder I wish to adjust the length of. This is simple when aligned to one of the three axes, as I'd just grab the end edges, set the axis, and type the distance to move by. However, this is ...
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edges sharp though edge split modifier not added

Hello Blender Community, I imported an OBJ mesh into Blender. When I set the shading to smooth some edges appear sharp and others don't, though I haven't added the edge split modifier. If I go into ...
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Beveling - Why won't old edges go away?

I'm brand new to blender and have been trying to teach myself for the past few days, but I keep getting thrown by the simplest things. In this case: I've beveled this edge, but the old 90 degree edge ...
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Convert a partial loop of faces to an edge ring with python

I'm creating a script that converts a loop of faces to an edge ring. This is super easy if the faces loop all the way around because I just subtract the border loop and I'm left with the inner ring, ...
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Aligning multiple vetices while maintaining mesh shape

So I have the below mesh in wireframe and I'm looking from it's right side. What is the easiest way to align these edges like the 2 (or rather 4) on the far right? (edit: edges in red are actually 4 ...
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How can we remove overlapping edges?

I am cleaning up a friend's model and often run into this problem: Often, there are multiple edges of various lengths overlapping along the same line. Below is a visual example: ...that overlap to ...
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Can't select faces properly on blender 2.80 [closed]

i'm using Blender 2.80 (fa9ab7b5a9a5). In EDIT mode i can select Vertex or Edges just fine, but when trying to select FACE, blender selects some other face except the one i'm hovering my mouse. It ...
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Bridging Edges Loops between meshes with mirror modifier crosses x axis

I am creating a model and I started with one portion, then added another mesh that I've adjusted, but when I try to bridge the edge loops the faces are all crossing the x-axis (like multiple X's, ...
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Getting rid of theses overlapping edges to form a solid shape?

How would I go about cleaning this up and creating this into just one unified solid shape?
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Inset on a cylinder causing pinching when using subsurf modifier and sharp edges

In my attached picture I have a cyclinder where I'm trying to inset along 3 faces. I've tried every combination of creases, sharp edges, with and without an edge modifier. I can't seem to get the ...
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How do you select the inside vertices of an object faster?

I've been seeing some tutorials and they all make two mouse clicks and somehow manage to get a clean selection of the inside vertices with no use of Alt or the B key which is what I usually have to do....
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Baking a normal map from a sharp edged model to an identical smooth model

I'm in the process of making a video game, and I currently have some low-poly models that have sharp edges where necessary to make them look good acceptable. For a shader I'm trying to implement, it'...
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Selecting part does not seem on blender. No wireframe edges

I am using blender 2.8 as you can see on the picture. There was an issue with evee render. Blender was crashing. After that, I reinstalled driver then it ran well. But in edit mode, I can see any ...
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How to get edges and normal map from 3D model?

I want to extract edges and normal maps from the 3d model using freestyle. However, my rendered normal map looks like this But it should look like this. there are two problems, there's no blue ...
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Blender 2.8 Sculpting splitting at edges

I'm a noob I've looked all over and I don't know what to search for, so I've not had much luck, I apologize in advance. I'm using blender 2.8. So I have an object that I want to sculpt on. Its been ...
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Having issues with bridging simple edge loop

first post here. I find a strange issue and can't get it right. I try to 'bridge two edge loops' that have the same amount of tiles. Both are round-is. See pictures.. How can i make this just work? ...
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Linux Alt + Mouse drags windows instead of selecting edge [duplicate]

I just started learning Blender from YouTube. I got a problem here: Link to the Tutorial at 6:11 I am on a GNU/Linux system with XFCE DE (XFWM4 WM). My problem is when I want to select vertices of an ...
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Texture stretching at edge even though UV map says it's fine

Why is this happening and how do I fix it? I'm still new and following this anvil tutorial but the texture is stretching over one edge and also sort of looks like I've put a seam where I haven't. It'...
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How do I prevent distortion when resizing selective edge/face? [duplicate]

I was watching and following Blender Guru's this video and trying to make a mug but facing a problem. After adding a geometry if I try to resize that geometry/edge, the top and down side becomes ...
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Connect vertex after bevel [closed]

help me out pls. I did a bevel and trying to add edges between vertex that is not connected to keep right shape of polygons, but i see this strange thinks and i am pritty sure that something went ...
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Is there a way to increase visibility of the “Edge lines” in blender 2.8

I'm currently following a tutorial using blender 2.8. As you can see in the pictures the "edge lines" are much more visible in pre 2.8 which makes it a lot easier to see the direction of the edge ...
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Paint Edges and Faces separately?

Is it possible to paint the edges and faces separately, so that it will look like a squared notebook , for example?
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Blender 2.8: Very hard to see selected vertices & edges in edit mode

I am running Blender 2.8 2019-04-30 hash e8daa615704b and it is very hard to see selected vertices & edges in edit mode. In the attached image the left and top edges on the forward face are ...
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How to click between 2 faces for edge loop on MacOS with latest 2.8 build?

Think action works perfectly on windows 10 but I cannot reproduce it on MacOS Mojave. Is it a wrong setting? Or is it an issue with the MacOS build?
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What are Bevel Edges

8 i can see different types of edges in edit mode. I know what Sharp and Seam edges do. But what do the bevel edges do and why do the bevel edges has different color? Thank you for your time :)
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When filling a gap with a new face edges do not seem to subdivide correctly

I'm learning Blender and following Blender Guru's Intermediate Modeling Tutorial to make an anvil. I made a small mistake and had a duplicate vertex that could not be cleared by the Remove Double ...
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What's the most efficient way to draw edges for an object? [duplicate]

What's the most efficient way to draw edges for an object? By efficient I mean quick in drawing and efficient in rendering. Example: Adding red edges to a box.
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How to introduce an edge where two faces intersect [duplicate]

I'm looking for a way to introduce a cut to a plane where it is intersected by another plane. The plane is a single face for simplicity. Here's the setup: Add a plane Add another plane and rotate ...
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Blender subdivision surface and bevel issues

I am new to blender and having difficulty creating a mixture of hard and soft edges within a gun model I am making using the subdivision surface and bevel modifiers whilst keeping the vert count down. ...
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Remove edge loop from selection in 2.8

What is the best way to remove a whole edge loop from an edge selection in Blender 2.8? The Process is as follows: a) in edit mode, select three (or more) Edge Loops with double click shift + LMB b) ...
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Controlling distance

I want to move a copy of the right edge of the surface along its top edge for a certain distance (marked with red arrows on the screenshot). To do this, I turn on snapping to edges, select the right ...
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How to fix ugly bevel in inner corner?

so I feel a bit sorry about asking the probably 1000th question about the bevel modifier. Long story short, I'm having some issues with an ugly bevel in my model and I don't quite understand what's ...
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How to increase the Space between two Edge Loops? [duplicate]

I created two edge loops and during creation (or after) I want to move them apart. I can move them together during creation but I wanted them a certain distance from the existing edges on either side ...
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How to fix these hard Edges in Render?

They are not UV seems and I recalculated the normals. Does anybody have any idea of what it would be? here is the blend file https://drive.google.com/file/d/1te2NBPLglBqUzw8PGbYGmgm85URY6SEo/view?usp=...
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Unwanted hard edges with subdivision modifier

This happens everytime I merge some vertices and then apply the subdivision modifier. I've tried removing double vertices and even if I delete the edge that seems to be causing the problem this ...
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Alt-click for edge loop

Hi I am a complete newcomer to blender and am following this tutorial, where he says to alt+click to select an entire row or "edge loop". I have followed all instructions exactly up to this point (3 ...
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How should you merge this track together?

Here is my model: How can I merge these two parts of my race track together so that the white line is preserved like this example? Thanks!
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weird higlighted lines I can't remove

I don't really know kind of new to blender
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Blender 2.8 I can't see vertices, edges or faces in edit mode

I was working just fine and suddenly when I changed from object to edit mode, neither vertices, edges nor faces were highlighted as usual. I can still select them but can't see them, the object is ...
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Subdivisions capped at 10, need 13 cuts

I am slicing up a predefined geometric pattern for floor tiles that I intend to make a normal map from. I have an edge with an irrational length that cannot be changed and must be cut into 13 (prime)...