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Questions pertaining to the usage of Blender's editing tools and methods

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Connect surfaces

How can I extend two surfaces so they connect. thanks!
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“Can only make proxy for a referenced object to group”. This message appears when trying to move any object using the 3D Transform Widget

I get this message whenever I try to move any object in Object Mode when using the 3D Transform Widget... "Can only make proxy for a referenced object to group". The "G" key works but not the 3D ...
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How to change edit mode display?

I somehow changed the way my meshes are displayed in edit mode : Do you know how to return to the original display that is provided by default in Blender ? I've tryed many options in Properties panel ...
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How to cut plane with other object

I would like to close of a model that I cut down using a boolean modifier so it is watertight, which is important for a different programm. Although the images don't show it, the entire car is ...
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Fading music tracks in/out (not to 0 volume) in Blender

Yes, I am aware of the answers listed here: How do I fade music in and out using Blender? But neither of them seem to work for me? I cannot get a keyframe to be inserted on just a single channel (the ...
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What did i press?

I was preparing for sculpting and attempted to delete my cube and add it again due to dyntopo not mirroring even though it was saying it was being mirrored. I wanted the cube to be added in the same ...
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Edit mode when use Subdivision only show wireframe 2.8 [closed]

I want to ask about how to show the model when use Subdivision surface on blender 2.8. Here is the difference when you use blender 2.79 vs 2.8 edit mode. Blender 2.8 (11 August 2018 built) Is it a ...
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How to create an anime eye

So i'm learning how to sculpt using this 3d model as a reference: https://www.artstation.com/artwork/3YZ9Y I have the basic shape of the head, now i want to create the eyes for this character. I ...
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Low Poly Modern (2018) Standards?

What are the standards to which it refers? (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Low_poly)
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Why my extrude always scaled to 1

so i try to extrude some edge but now if i try to extrude some faces or edges it always scaled to 1 cant doing smooth extrude this is capture of my error
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Round edges on low poly object

I want to make the outline of my glasses frame more rounded without any subdivision modifiers (I want to make this object game ready!) but I can't seem to figure out a way to do so. Bevelling the edge ...
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poll failed - context is incorrect

Goal Generate several scene from files (csv, yml with parameters) and thus, initialize the scene before loading a file. Bug In my code, I am creating a plane(object mode) and want to subdivide it (...
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How to Add existing Scene to VSE?

Every .blender, file that we save, is a SCENE in itself, right? So the VSE provides a option to add a Scene. Now after adding the scene, how can I link it to an existing Scene? For example : 1. I ...
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Video Editing - Text Effect Font

Can we change the Text Effect(Video editing) font as of 2.79 version? If not, how can a text created by Text Editor be pulled into the Video Timeline Editor? Thanks, Anand
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How to recover unsaved file or abort endless operation?

I accidentally and essentially crashed Blender during a build I was doing for a friend. I added a Subsurface modifier to an object I was creating so I could see where to add extra loops. However, ...
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How to Gamma Cross of Multiple Strips?

I have a Text strip, an image strip and a tranform strip of the image.So in total 3 strips. They are all of the same lenght. I want to apply a Fade-In to them, hence I add a Color strip of same ...
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Rotate in edit mode

somebody know the hotkey combination to rotate group of vertex of 45° in edit mode without deformate the cylinder shape. I forgot this important tool, I remember that I could constrain the axes with ...
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How do I get a Smooth Slope?

I made a 3D Scan of a house and I am trying to remodel it as a low poly version. At the moment I am struggling to get a smooth slop where the grass is. Is somebody able to help me? Link to the blender ...
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Is there a way to extrude in a non-destructive way?

Is there an easier way to extrude models a certain way
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Need help/advice on how to fill in a groove/trench on a model's surface

I am working on a personal project and am trying to remove a trench (not sure if proper term but describes it accurately) that runs along the model. Is there any way to easily fill this in to be ...
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Is animate and render of edit mode view possible?

I think it's probably not possible to make a render of the navigational movements I make while in edit mode. I thought I'd ask here to be sure though. I'm not talking about shape keys. Here's why I ...
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Translucent plastic film wrapping object

I created a coil, I want to add a layer of plastic packaging to it. I just started learning blender, I don't know how to implement it, please help me! This is my model. I want to achieve this ...
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Object Joined in Edit Mode Doesn't Look the Same In Object Mode

I am having the problem where I snapped two meshes together in edit mode but it doesn't show up in object mode. Anyone know why this is happening. I thought it might be because I duplicated ...
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How do you add single free floating vertices as primitives at a given XYZ coordinate postion

I am sure this question has been asked before but I have searched and searched and I can't find it (I even vaguely remember asking it in 2013 5 years ago). I am easily fooled by perspective ...
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How to delete auxillary/satellite objects from a central object?

So I've imported the TwinBlast mesh from unreal engine into blender. For some reason they way they setup the mesh, his two guns and grenade are overlapped on the floor between his feet. You can easily ...
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trying to make a wavy edge

I'm a beginner in blender and was looking around for learning the basics. I found some videos on youtube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5Gb1VK98Wc) (the last 10 minutes have what I'm trying to do) ...
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How do I get rid of these cracks on UV textures?

I'm having a problem related to the UV texturing. Whenever I render, this is what the UV texture looks like. It's a sphere with hair, essentially.
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How to slice a disc, and yet keep the pieces locked in together?

I have a bit of a complicated challenge Could some one show how I can slice 22 perfect slices out of disc with the primary diameter line starting at the top like in this image like this https://www....
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“Limit selection to visible” not working

I just downloaded Blender 2.79 after about 8 months of not using the software. I noticed that the "selection visible" function isn't working. I expect it to make the mesh partially transparent, but as ...
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How to dig an elliptical hole in blender

I am a beginner, My view builds a phone model, I don't know how to make the speaker part
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How to convert straight edges to curved edges in blender? [duplicate]

I am blender beginners, but I am experiencing this problem. I need to build a cap model. I don't know how to build a curved edge
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Slide vertices based on angle of adjacent edges

I want to extrude a boundary edge such that angles between any given newly generated perpendicular edge and the edges on either side are equal. That is, I want to do this: The gif was accomplished by ...
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2.8 mesh select mode hotkey changed

the hotkey for mesh select mode (vertex, edge, face) while in edit mode (ctrl + tab) has been reassigned in 2.8. Is there another hotkey assigned for this?
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How do I select Edit Mode after I imported an SVG into Blender 2.79b?

After I imported the SVG file, it automatically entered Object Mode. When I select the Object Mode drop-down, there are no options other than Object Mode. I am specifically trying to correct the faces/...
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Round Edges on solidified mesh

I am trying to create a piece of clothing. As you can see I created a simple shirt which has nice smooth round edges. Around neckline, arms opening and the bottom piece. However the mesh topology in ...
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Beveling from tutorial not working for me, can't find a work around

So I'm just a beginner and I'm just learning some basic modeling, I'm following this tutorial. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ICBP-7x7Chc&index=2&list=PLs2aOcA-EaLNX5j2yxVQhEBpFgD3zDR9P ...
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My object becomes skewed when rotating cameras position

I'm pretty new to blender. Picked it up and put it down numerous times before. But I don't remember it ever doing this. Whenever I try to rotate around my object to view it from different angles, ...
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Accidentally drew something black on my viewport

I dont know what I did. I pressed something before I extrude out of tiredness and the black line apeared. I tried to go back with Ctrl+Z but it didn't work.
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3D Manipulator/Origin behaviour issues due to 'Displayer Modifier'

https://youtu.be/lXeRm33Xi8E The 3D Manipular/Origin of the individual vertices are not correctly visually displayed. After the 'Display Modifier' is checked in an Armature Modifier to display the ...
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Find center of geometry of a set of objects

I have a Blender model composed of several objects. I would like to move the 3D cursor to the geometry center of the model (=> one common points for all objects of this model). I've tried to select ...
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Why does Select-All in Face-Select mode also select isolated edges?

Blender v2.79. Let's say I have to extrude all faces of this planar construction containing two edges not included in faces, and one isolated vertex: In this object, there are not hidden ...
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How do I hide vertices not visible to the camera?

I'm following a character modelling tutorial, and I noticed that the face of my character appears different to how it is in the video - I can see the vertices which are hidden to the camera, as if the ...
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Delete only outer vertices from faces in a faces-and-edges-selection selection

this is a one shell mesh that is not water-tight, in edit mode. The selection was performed as it follows: Select All; Select Boundary Loop; Select More (3 times); Select Less (3 times). The ...
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Copying mask key frames but different shape

can I copy keyframes of one mask to another but with different starting shape? I need to move it only in x-axis and y-axis, I mean no need to further change the shape. Just to like parent this mask of ...
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Duplicated steps from one mesh to another shape of same mesh, what tool?

Alright guys, so i'm pretty sure i've seen this somewhere (at least in maya) and my memory is just such a void i can't put my finger on the name of the tool in blender. Is there a tool to make the ...
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How to reset Bounding Box without effecting the object?

I got a problem with an upright object which with tilt bounding box. Because its bounding box is tilt , I can't symmetric sculpt properly. Although I can use mirror modify to get symmetric effect, ...
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Mesh displaying strangely in edit mode- vertices and faces show, edges don't

I've been using sculpt mode on a mesh (with dyntopo) and using edit mode to make tweaks, but this time when I entered edit mode some of the mesh was displaying strangely. The shape of the mesh still ...
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How to find the rotation components between two similar trirectangular tetrahedrons?

I have two trirectangular tetrahedrons like on the following screenshot. My goal is to find the roll pitch yaw rotation components between the two. One of them has its 3 orthogonal edges along X, Y ...
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How to un-mirror object?

So I currently have my mesh mirrored to where if you edit one part of the object, it will edit that other side exactly the same way. I want to turn this off since I want to edit my left arm and not ...
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fixing 3D scan obj with texture in Blender

I have 3d scanned an object and imported it into blender. The model has a texture as well as the mesh, but the 3D scanner is not perfect, some holes and imperfection in the mesh have occurred. How do ...