Questions tagged [editing]

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

347 questions with no upvoted or accepted answers
Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
63 views

Boolean not shown in edit mode

The anvil in edit mode (I put a mirror modifier on the x axis) and the boolean doesn't work on the anvil. The anvil in object mode and the boolean works on the anvil. [3]:
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Proportional editing doesn't work correctly

When I use proportional editing on a certain area of selected vertices it affects the selected area AND some other random area that is outside of the circle and really shouldn't be affected at all. ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

Selecting 2 vertices with the same position

Hello I am using Blender 2.8 (2019/06/15). I have two vertices with the same position. Is there any way how to select these both vertices by draging over them (by selecting tool) without using ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Compare two mesh objects, highlight differences

As I'm designing various complex items in Blender (for 3D printing usually), I sometimes find that I have two duplicates of an object, and I want to delete one, but can't remember if I was improving ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Topology Issue on stylized character

I'm currently working on a stylized character. The goal of the project currently was to apply/learn topology on exaggerated characters. I've run into a problem because It seems that I've used the ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Delete internals parts of mesh

I have a mesh which has internal parts. These parts can be loose, but can also be part of the mesh. I basically want to delete everything inside the "shell" of my mesh. Lets say this is my mesh: ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Weight paint does not recognize left and right

Any suggestion on what should I do for this to work so blender recognizes left as left and right as right? Would really aprreciate some help with this.
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Cell Fracture Errors

I'm trying to make a cup breaking and the cell fracture add on is making the mesh deformed and creating a lot of vertices. How do I fix this?
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Deform a curved mesh to become straight

I have a mesh of a straight tusk, it was surface scanned while it lay on a tabletop. The mesh includes the tusk geometry + the underlying table. Due to accumulated scanning error, the mesh has ...
0
votes
1answer
61 views

Match mesh on top of another

I am making a costume for a character. I have the costume ready, but parts of the modelling mesh keeps on slipping through it. How do I make the costume completely cover the model mesh? This is my ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

How I can remove extra vertex?

I filled some faces, but I had some vertex in the middle of the filled edges, how can I remove them? I tried to delete it normally, but the faces around are removed too :/
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Extra points on “faces” in edit

I just loaded latest build of 2.8. In edit, face view, I have sixteen reference points in each face. Is this a setting I have off with this clean load or is it a bug?
0
votes
0answers
88 views

Imported WRL not showing in render, initially also hidden in editor

I have created a WRL file, that I Import into Blender with the X3D importer. Some very strange things happen: The object does not show in the editor. But if I go to Edit Mode, it suddenly shows up, ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Why is my text turning into A's in Blender?

I have an Emperor's New Groove custom font, and I wanted to use it in Blender. But when I type something in it, the characters are all A's.
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How do I make a collection of points on a line all individually move according to their individual axes?

When I'm moving vertices in edit mode, I want to expand an entire collection of points about their local z axis so they all move outward perpendicularly. With lots of intricate curves, simply scaling ...
0
votes
2answers
123 views

How do you get a low poly exterior from a high poly model?

I imported an obj model of a truck made by someone else in a different 3D program but it is outrageously huge; it exceeds 2 GB and none of the vertices are connected together so I can't use the 'L' ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Units in object mode and edit mode are different after applying the rotation and scale

I have been modeling some objects in blender 2.8 and rotated and scaled the objects and finally I applied the rotation and scale. But the dimensions between the objectmode and editmode are different ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Undo/redo functionality

I use lock to cursor, but sometimes camera go crazy and i cannot see anything. So this happened and i dunno how to see. Pressed ctrl+z a lot of times, did some manipulations with camera and object in ...
0
votes
0answers
74 views

Need Help modelling Armor for Monsterhunter World

Hello Blender community. I recently decided I wanted to try and make an edit to an armor in a game I'm currently playing called 'Monster Hunter World' but I've never used Blender before and my ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

Merge Archimesh Rail Window to Wall

I created my holes using the subdivision tool, then I added the Archimesh window and fit it into the hole. How can I join the window to my wall? I want the windows to move with the whole building ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Align to Transform Orientation button doesn't exist

Hello Blender StackExchange, I am finally working on a game of mine, and I will be using Blender for some of the initial modelings. I am trying to make the outside of a single story home, where the ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Array and rotate an object around a point without the spin tool?

So I am making a jet engine and would need to array (24 pieces) and rotate the blades around the cone on the image above, where the 3D cursor is. Is it possible to do so without using the spin too? I ...
0
votes
1answer
80 views

how I could extrude an object so that it is not a 2D object?

Beginner in blender. Wanted to know how I could extrude this object so that it is not a 2D object. In other words I want to make this object able to be printed in a 3D printer.
0
votes
0answers
86 views

How to scale in the same height of the a object?

it is possible to scale by not using the XYZ only height measurements??
0
votes
0answers
21 views

My video and sound disappeared

So I am making a video for my self and I was saving it cutting it and had different layers for it and while I was editing one strip I would use the sound icon to mute the others running below so it ...
0
votes
0answers
161 views

How do I load mtl files into parent object?

I created a file on my laptop's built in 3d builder, and a friend suggested that i transfer it to Blender to change it from obj to dae. I noticed that the obj file has a mtl, which (I assune) is the ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Why does bone's radius resets when trying to move the bone?

I'm working with envelope weights for skinning, and wish to move some bones around, but if I do that I lose my work on the bones radius and envelope values. Might be because it calculates the radius ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Problem by the editing of two scenes at the same time

Is it possible to add another blender file to the one I'm video editing? If it is possible, how do I proceed?
0
votes
0answers
35 views

How to Subdivide into equal squares on a “Triangular” face

I'm making this model and I want to subdivide one of my faces into equal squares on a triangular shape. When I try to subdivide it, it gets subdivided according to how many faces there are (in this ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

How would I be able to fill in the gap indicated by the arrow without filling in the middle portion?

Hello, I am trying to fill the edge gap of this skull indicated by the red arrows to the right however, when i press F, it covers the whole area including the middle portion which i want to be ...
0
votes
2answers
80 views

Remove faces inside object

So I have a cube coming back inside of another cube ( it's the trigger guard thing going inside the gun handle ) and I want it to not go inside ( merge with the handle ) thanks !
0
votes
0answers
35 views

3D cursor to geometry generated by a modifier

I need to set the 3D cursor on a point generated by an array. I tried with "Adjust edit cage to modifier result" and "Display modifier in edit mode", but when I select the point with the little circle,...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

Modelling and Sculpting

I have an image of a packet and I want to model it with exact same wrinkles at exact same place.Sculpting manually takes a lot of time.Is there any other way? Attaching the image below
0
votes
0answers
34 views

How to fix bad topology along a crease with multiple small triangles

I have a large geometry with many creases that have poor topology.The large polygons near the crease are mismatched along edges and small area, slender triangles connect the larger polygons. There ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

How to cut an object into tiny objects many times?

I have a large object and I'd like to cut it many times, so that when I render it, it falls apart. I know how to cut, but is there a way to cut it many times at regular intervals?
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Can't edit when in user perspective

I'm new to Blender and I have problem while working with it. When I enter user perspective view (by using middle mouse) I can't edit the object normally, for example I will select one of the vertices ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Why does the mesh clip past the edges?

Why does the mesh that I'm working on clip past the edges that are clearly defined? It makes it hard to see the edges and sometimes vertices. Is it because I'm using a subsurf modifier? Do I just have ...
0
votes
1answer
127 views

Problem with Fracture Modifier deleting changes to mesh

If I create a cube, plane or grid and then Edit the vertices so that the vertices are displaced, applying the Fracture Modifier deletes those changes. The object returns to its original form. It ...
0
votes
1answer
134 views

Modeling/editing in imperial units

I am attempting to model in Blender 2.79b using imperial units. Unfortunately, the majority of the objects I'm modeling are based on schematics in imperial units, and converting constantly will ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Graphical Glitches

I'm using blender 2.79. As far as I can recall, this didn't happen while I used 2.78. I've been getting intermittent graphical glitches in solid view in both sculpt and edit mode, usually when ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Groups: Ok, I give

Looking for an answer but cannot find one so far... So, ok... Blender doesn't do traditional "groups". Most very program I've ever used lets you hit "ctrl-g" or something which results in a single ...
0
votes
0answers
347 views

Why would Blender slow down in editmode with only 2886 vertices?

Blender slows down in edit mode with only 2886 vertices. I am not sure what is wrong with the file. Can someone suggest a solution to this? My PC specs are: Processor: Intel(R) corei7 3.50ghz Ram ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Snap to surface when scaling down a loop (shrinkwrap in edit mode)

I'm retopologizing, so I'm using "snapping to surface" to place vertexes onto the target mesh. Is there a way I can scale down a loop of vertexes such that they snap to the surface of the target ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

How do I make it say (1) Plane in object and edit mode?

I have a plane in both object and edit mode but near the axes it says 0 plane. Is there any way I can fix this? (Sorry if my explanation doesn’t make sense)
0
votes
0answers
8 views

My keybindings arent working after update?

It seems after updating blender a lot of the keyboard shortcuts aren't working.. most noticeably the join function (J) in edit mode and I cant seem to find the function to re add that binding in the ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How to Overlay and Subsample three simultaneous videos from three cameras

I asked this question before, but no one seemed to know the answer and I couldn't find the post anymore. I am building a camera with three 4k image sensors (technically three cameras) that ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Can´t get a nice overlap between the scenes

I´m doing my first editing in blender right now and want to get a smooth overlap between my scenes. Unfortunately I can´t manage this and therefore I asking you guys for some help. So far I´ve used ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Difference in rendered texture and model texture

So i applied a smart uv unwrap and the image texture seems to be different in rendered and non rendered. The first view is perfect, but the linked image below is still completely buggered. Any ideas?
0
votes
0answers
338 views

Can't see material on my object

As you can see I have applied these nodes to my object but the object has the same material as in the begining,but in a preview menu I can see the material applied,please someone help me,your ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

I cant see or hear my video on video editor

Im new to blender. I have edited a video and it was perfectly fine but I think I done something because now I play my video but cant hear or see it in the window. Its a black a grey squared screen.