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An edge is a line segment connecting two vertices.

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Bevels Edges/Curves Don't Align [duplicate]

I am trying to bevel the corner of a cube, but the depth of the bevel for each edge of the corner is different. Figure 1 shows how'd I like the longer edge bevel to look. Figure 2 shows how I would ...
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Making edge loops flat

I was following a tutorial and I had to extrude the character's arms but the edge loop wasn't flat and the Instructor flattened the edge loop by scaling it on y by 0. I tried doing the same but it ...
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Help! Normals rendering every edge in substance and marmoset!

Teaching myself blender and am having a blast, but during test bakes im running into this issue that has me smashing my head against the key board. No matter how many times i smooth, sharpen, or ...
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I'd like to add an edge loop around not connected faces

So, I'd like to add something like edge loop around these faces to manipulate them (e.g. change size in the middle of each. I'm making a broom, by the way. ).
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How do you store the edge locations of a cube with python?

Basically I want to find the edges for the default cube, so I can store their location, then use the locations to draw grease pencil strokes. I have been successful at figuring out how to print out ...
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How do I use the alt left-click shortcut to select an edge loop without making the closest vertex active?

Sorry if this is a dumb question, I'm a beginner to Blender. At 6:55 in Part 1, Level 3 of the Modelling - Blender Beginner Tutorial by Blender Guru, he uses alt left-click to select an edge loop of ...
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Displacement node produces artifacts on edges

I am new to Blender and got stuck with one problem for a week. I've tested my material on a cube and everything was fine: After trying to apply this material on cylinder object I ended up with messy ...
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Making panel gaps without adding edge-loops

Problem: I'm modeling a car and (unfortunately) thought too late about shutlines (panel gaps). Now, as I have my finished exterior, I've tried making the panel gaps by creating them as a separate ...
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corner curvature control with Subdiv modifier

I am working on the Gurus chair tutorial at the moment. There is this rounded inner corner which follows the wanted curvature quite nicely by using the subdivision modifier. The curvature is defined ...
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How do I seperate shared vertices when creating seams for UV unwrapping?

I have a square mesh, I create a seam along the top edges (like a lid) and I UV unwrap the whole thing. The UV mesh looks correct, but when I select an edge, the corner vertice is shared by an edge ...
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How do I change my Edge Loop color from yellow to blue?

I'm just starting out on Blender and I'm finding the yellow edge loops on the grey object color a bit harsh on the eyes. How do I change this so when I use the edge loop shortcut CTRL R, the preview ...
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Connect edges crease problem [duplicate]

I am very begginer with blender, as you see when I press F to create faces it creates automaticly creases in that place only, in the upper part that I made before it made everything smooth, what am I ...
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edge deformed when smooth shading is on

Can someone please help me figure out why this happens? I merged every single vertice on that edge, Now the automatic weights, when applied don't apply correctly to that hand as it does on the right ...
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Merging 2 face loops into 1 - Topology

So I'm trying to merge two face loops into one like so: would it be detrimental to do this using tris? If so is there any way of doing this with quads only? Any help is appreciated, thanks!
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Black Outlining of 3d objects in blender 2.82 theme/splash screen “The Tram Station” by Andry Rasoahaingo

I recently downloaded blender 2.82 theme file "The Tram Station" from blender.org(link:"The Tram Station"). One thing I did not understand that how were the outlines of 3d objects created? I searched ...
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Bevel Weight on edges

What is significance of Bevel Weight? In what circumstances it should be used and how it changes model geometry?
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Edge loop reduction at the wrist

Is this a good idea? Is this going to cause trouble when animating the hand bending and twisting? If it's incorrect, please could you help and advise where would be the best place to reduce edge loops ...
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How to add thickness to the edges

I have written a script to draw a curved line. I need some help to add thickness to it. I have tried to add skin but the thickness is too big. If I scale it down the shape is disturbed. I also tried ...
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Create watertight seal between edges without joining the objects

Hello Blender community, For a CFD simulation I am trying to run, I have created a cube shaped environment with multiple planes. I need the separate planes as each plane has different properties in ...
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Priorities of edge colors in Blender

What are the visual priorities of edge colors in blender? How it decides which color to show when edge is marked with different properties?
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Vertex doesn't belong to edge

So i activated snap to edge mode and i extruded a vertex to another edge at 90 degrees. The problem is that the vertex and the new edge are not connected. How can i make that specific vertex to belong ...
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Is there a way to place a single edge in the same way you place an edge loop?

I want to be able to press a shortcut, then hover over an edge, click it and then place a single edge (not an edge loop) just the same way I press Ctrl+R to place an edge loop. Also would be great if ...
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Is there a way to set an angle between to edges?

I've seen that it was part of the MeshTools-AddOn long time ago. I know that I have several ways to measure angles (through the Overlay, the MeasureIt AddOn or the default Measuring in Blender) but ...
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How to align/straighten adjacent edges? (Solved)

So I've looked on stack here, and I've also tried here, but I could not find what I was looking for. I remember looking at this tutorial once, and someone used a fast key or key combination to ...
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how can i intersect an object with a 2d plane?

fairly new blender user.. been searching how to do this.. i need to add the edges and vertices of the plane on the cube. i need to find a way to remove the top part exactly where the plane meets, ...
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Why does Blender think this edge is 26° when it's closer to 90°?

I was just playing around in Blender, and when I added an Edge Split modifier, I noticed that this edge wasn't getting split until I really dropped the degree value. So anyway, I turned on edge angles ...
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Can I merge different edges

I have a lot of edges (pictured below) and, I want to merge them all together (which in turn would create extra vertices). Is there a way to merge all of these edges?
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Unintentional edge and face selection

So I'm trying to follow a tutorial on YouTube to design a basic sword. I'm able to follow his steps about halfway until I get to the step at time code 12:13. When I delete those faces at the top, my ...
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Shift + ctrl + b went wrong [duplicate]

After I pressed shift + ctrl + b + clicking with my mouse to round the corners for the first time, everything disappeared except small peaces of all my meshes. It seems like I made a clipping mask or ...
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Modeling issues

I'm trying to model some holes in a piece that must keep a smooth and round surface. At least also the edges of the holes must but be smooth. I tried different ways to do it but i'm to a deadlock. I ...
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How can I snap my vertex exactly to an edge, if the edge is at an angle?

So I am relatively new to blender, and I havent found an answer to this yet. I have two different objects, and I want to snap my new extruded vertex exactly onto this edge on another object, while ...
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UV Editor - It's selecting multiple vertices

How do I select only one vert/edge/face at a time without it selecting all the corresponding ones? It was working fine before and I must have hit a hotkey or something that has changed it. I've tried ...
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Non-mainfold geometry & 3D printing

I was designing a car body in order to 3D print it. I applied the solidify modifier to print it and exported as stl but is slicing very badly. I analyze my file with the blender 3D printing tools, ...
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Lengthen an edge infinitely (a.k.a. vanishing point)

I'm using Blender to make 2D perspective drawing materials for educational purposes. I'd like to demonstrate how the vanishing points change along with the camera angle. I know how to animate the ...
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I want to smooth hard edges without effecting other in close proximity [duplicate]

I want to smooth the edges in the red circle but I also want to keep the blue edge rough. I also want to smooth the blue edge along the horizontal line so the sharp cuts between the edges disappear.
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Vertically move several vertices while keeping their alignment [duplicate]

Here is my current object: I want to move the selected vertices up the Z axis, I want the vertices on the other side (i.e. top of the object, right of the picture) to stay in place, and I want the ...
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Can't connect two vertices with an edge

I'm pretty new to Blender, and what didn't seem to be a challenge to anyone gives me bad trouble. I'm trying to connect two vertices with an edge, they are highlighted in the first picture. However, ...
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Why is the loop cut tool stopping at one face? [duplicate]

I'm having an issue with a loop cut in the image below. The face I'm having the issue is the following: For other hand my intention is to have the part in blue in the below image totally straight and ...
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The edges connecting my vertices are loopy rather that straight. Is it possible do straighten them + if so how can this be done?

I am unable to change the loopy form of the edges and as a result cannot get sharp curves. Also, I believe the problem may have arose after creasing the edges, but am not 100% sure.
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Undo not working in blender 2.8

According to: my undo doesn't work in 2.8, except in edit mode Global undo should be enabled in order to undo operations done in the editing tab. In my case, I added faces between two edge ...
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Edge slide + copy

How can you do a simultaneous edge copy and slide; in the image: hoe can the selected edge be duplicated and slid to the front so that I have a face with 4 vertices?
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Is there a way to set the radius of an edge loop exactly by typing in a number somewhere?

New to blender. I am trying to adjust the radius (or diameter) of various edge loops on a cylinder. I know that I can do this via selecting the edge loop and using keyboard shortcut S. But is there a ...
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can I get number of edges connected to a vertex

I essentially want to put a fence up around the edge of my object, is there a way I can select all vertices with 3 edges connected to it? ...
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Make edges parallel in blender 2.8

Is it possible to select a number of edges and change their orientation with respect to one of them?
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Split Edges doesn't work

I found a hard surface modeling technique in the video below (link) but i have no idea how to make it work. Skip to the minute 28:00 of the video. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJbxu_GLMz0&list=...
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How to avoid creases on certain areas of a model when using subdivision modifier

Sharp edges Bacically while trying to sharpen edges of one part of my model it causes another part of model, which needs to be smooth, to become sharper. I understand why this is happening but I ...
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Poking a face with beveled sides?

I am fairly new to blender, and I am trying to make a terrain that has beveled sides, but I want the top to look low-poly. I tried flattening the top to make it a single face in hopes that the ...
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Intersect coplanar edges with creating new vertices

I'm trying to switch from SketchUp to Blender and have some issues with flat surfaces. In SketchUp if I copy any line and it intersects another it creates new point on intersection automatically. It's ...
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Extrude edge along normal by a specified distance

I'm trying to create a roof on an existing building mesh. I thought I would do this by extruding this edge: So I extruded it down the Z axis: But I need it to go "inwards" a bit on the Y axis, like ...
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How to create an arch with bridge edge loops consistently

I am trying to create an arch. I followed the instructions from 2:49 time at How to use Array to build an arch - Blender 2.8 Tutorial and got it to work, but then after that, it failed to work again ...

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