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Questions involving export-compatibility with other graphics software. Exporting involves converting Blender-native file into an external file type, for the purpose of editing or viewing that file in another program.

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How to export object as multiple meshes?

I made a character with a skeleton that needs to be exported as an .FBX to Unreal Engine 4. There are multiple objects in the hierarchy that make up the full object. I need these objects to export in ...
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Simpler way to paste a texture on lots of Plane faces?

I recently got started with Blender and Unity , and although I know this isn't a 'Unity Stack Exchange', I'm relatively new to all this stuff, and I'm extremely new to art and assets. Basically, I ...
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Export OBJ with materials crashes Blender on import

I am having an issue with exporting obj files containing materials. I have created default materials in cycles with no changes other than diffuse color for each mesh in my scene, and I export to obj ...
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Mirrored UV Islands broken when I import them to Maya or Max

i hope someone can help me with this issue. So the problem is: I have a model, lets say a ladder, and for saving UV space i want to mirror the UV islands of the ladder spokes. So i unwrap one spoke ...
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Specific selected object won't export to STL while others will

10-year Blender user here (currently 2.79b, Win 10), facing a strange problem. I'm trying to export a selected object to STL, a routine action for me. I've boiled the problem down to a simple file ...
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Blender to Aftereffects [duplicate]

On After Effect i have my png sequence (Blender Cube) and i'd want to mix on my video. How can I do that? I can see either only the video or only the cube. The cube is png but i see the background ...
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Exporting to .ac file using io_scene_ac3d folder files

I'm trying to modify a Blender file object (aircraft instrument) then export to an .ac file for use in Flightgear. Error script follows below. I've enabled the ac3d folder contents in separate ...
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Export collada from CLI

Given a .blend file, can I export a collada (.dae) file using the blender CLI? The CLI docs give some examples but they all seem ...
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A quick way to unwrap

I want to export my model with uv to import in Substance Painter. With the above image i have many mesh and each time i have to select each mesh go to edit mode and select unwrap. And if ...
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How to export obj with mtl and textures in cycles engine?

When I export obj with materials added, I do not see the texture images path written in the mtl file. How do I fix this? Also how can i import a obj with mtl and texture in cycles engine?
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Messed object when import to unity (duplicate

i have model in blender Then i export to .obj and import it to unity. When i drag this file, i got this i have also tried export to fbx, dae, 3ds But when i import 3ds, i got this icon Can aonyone ...
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Importing Rigged Character and animations to Unreal Engine 4

as a title says, I have a problem when importing, mainly, animations to unreal Engine 4. The main problem is, the animation is scaled differently to the character. When I import the animation I also ...
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There something wrong with my trophy [closed]

I use UV Sphere to make thìs trophy, and I choose the smooth, in Blender, it is quite good and smooth. But when I export to .model file, and import to the Pes 2017 game, it shows the edges.
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Imported object has wrong material nodes

I created some low-poly assets to use across different blender projects, they only have a diffuse shader: However when I import them into Blender again the material nodes turn into this: This ...
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Output edited video loss qualtiy after edit

I rendered an animation in a video in VSE. After re-rendering them into video in VSE the video lost its quality and looked blurred. (I tried higher bitrates and different formats but nothing worked). ...
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PLY export error!

Have been working on a task and workflow is as follows. A ply is imported into the blender. Several objects are added to the scene (for example a cube and sphere). Export the ply content and added ...
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AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'data'

I'm using a plugin to export my model to a special format, however, upon exporting, I get the error AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'data'. ...
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Export - Internal render vs Cycles render

I saw this tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tovu1A0LxeQ And now I'm trying to export my model into obj file with textures. However, seems this is not possible to achieve with the cycles ...
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Red Bar Appearing While Trying To Export

When I try to export an .obj file, there seems to be a red bar appear and it wont let me export. I tried changing the name of the file and it still wouldn't work. I'm getting very frustrated and I ...
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Deformed mesh after export

So my issue is pretty frustrating. I am importing an FBX I have exported from Unreal Engine 4.19.2. It seems to import correctly or at least I think, you can see the bones below. After exporting (I ...
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Blender and Unreal Engine 4

What is the current progress on making Blender and the Unreal Engine 4 more compatible? Importing static meshes from Blender works satisfactory in most cases but rigs and animations are difficult due ...
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“Join as Shape” error when trying to import a file for shape keys from ZBrush

This is my first time asking a question on this forum and I'm new to Blender, so hello everyone! This is pretty much my first time using ZBrush, Substance Painter, and Blender. Web searches got me a ...
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Armature: Bones deforming mesh objects in GLTF viewer

Hello fellow BlendMasters! I am trying to make a simple sliding door animation for my GLTF viewer and keep running into this problem: When i parent my objects (doors) with the separate bones (ctrl + ...
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How to export glass object

I am new in Bledner so I added simple cube, switched to cycle render added some glass shader and tried to export it to unity but in unity this cube is grey(like when you just add some mesh into scene ...
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Objects in random places after exporting?

I have created previous models of human organ models using Blender, which then are exported to Abaqus and Unity in order to be included in biomechanical studies, and everything went fine. However, I ...
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Blender - Export to DAE with texture

Okay, i have a really wierd problem. I am totally new to blender, and i have just bought a 3D model of a present, to play a little around with. The 3D model looks very nice, and in Rendered, Material ...
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Blender 2.79b Alembic (abc) export

I have installed Blender 2.79b on Dell AMD laptop with Ubuntu 18.04. There is NO Alembic export available in the export menu. Then I installed same Blender on Macbook Pro with OSX and Alembic export ...
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Could someone, in Simple English, explain why my animation is becoming a “.dvd” file?

I am rendering an animation. I am SPECIFICALLY choosing to to be an MPEG, but it just ignores me and renders as a ".dvd" anyway. Any help?
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Animation not correctly exporting to FBX

I am brand new to Blender and I am having some trouble exporting to FBX. Both the skeleton and mesh export fine and I can successfully import them into Unreal Engine, however the animation that is ...
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Having problem with exporting as stl

I am trying to export the blender file at the following link as an stl. For some reason, when I do so, the body of the rover is covered by a cube. Is this due to some mistake that I am making with the ...
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Single sided materials - export to obj with backface culling

I'm creating a 3D-model of a traffic sign for a simulation software. The problem is, that within the simulation I get some strange texture errors: From the simulation-tool-support I got this response:...
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Can not import Blender animation into Unity

I am relatively new to Blender and Unity. Please help me understand what do I do wrong. I try to have a simple curve animation imported into Unity. Idea is that curve grows along his path and then ...
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How do I get file such as texture out of already packed blender file?

So I downloaded some .blend files, and it came in .blend files with packed texture file (meaning the texture is not in separate files or folder, but packed inside the .blend file). How do I get the ...
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Are import/export scripts backward compatible?

I want to install an export script into blender 2.79. The last version of the script (iqm_export) is for blender 2.74. Will this script still work in blender 2.79, and if so, are all blender scripts ...
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No texture when multipul models get exported into COLLADA data

I'm trying to model a map for a stratagy game. I thickend a plate and use the knife tool to create the fields. I use two textures and thats about it. That's how the map looks like. I exported the ...
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Can't export to collada with textures when I have multipul Objects

I'm trying to model a map for a stratagy game. I thickend a plate and use the knife tool to create the fields. I use two textures and thats about it. I exported the model and checked with FBX viewer,...
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Blender edited FBX model is not smooth when imported to Maya

I edited an FBX model in Blender (mainly its vertex groups). I exported it--all looked fine--but when I reimported that FBX file to Maya in order to further edit it, it was no longer smooth. I've ...
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How can i export my models without any offset

I have a 3D model and I am trying to export each part of the model that makes it to an OBJ and JSON format, but I notice I get an offset as the models are not centered at their own origin after ...
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Is it possible to export character animations including shape key animation as FBX?

Is it possible to export a character animation including shape keys in FBX format?
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Is there any way to export the last frame of a physics simulation from command line?

I have a basic rigid body physics sim, but I want to export the last frame of the simulation. So far I have tried setting the "current frame to the last frame of the simulation and exporting it that ...
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Why isn't obj and mtl file loading their images/textures [duplicate]

I'm trying to export an fbx file as an obj, and to test whether it work I had to import it, but when I imported it it failed to load the textures. I have looked at all the other questions related to ...
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Exporting / Importing Object with Animations

I've been trying to work on a bow and arrow and get it working inside unity. I don't have much experience with animations, but I've successfully got my characters to run, walk, idle, attack, get hit, ...
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How to set the edge length for STL export?

I am trying to reduce the size of a very large STL file, that as of now includes way too much detail. In Blender is there an option to set the minimum and maximum edge length of the exported STL file, ...
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How to render and export two separate frames in an animation?

first time posting here! So I want to render a frame 311 and 1080 and output files to a folder automatically. I managed to make it work with one frame only by using compositing nodes and output ...
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Baking a material with a diffuse color and an image texture

I want to bake an object material for importing it in a game engine. a cuboid with a half cut arrow in one face. I created the material in Cycles Render like this But whenever I bake it I always get ...
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Blender Skeletal Mesh into Unreal

Been learning blender and unreal side by side. I've made a mesh, i would like to use as my main character's for the game i am building. The mesh looks alright, even comes into the game with all the ...
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How can I export a character animation using constraints and IK in FBX Format?

A animated character has constraints of another mesh animation and IK. How can I export as FBXFile the character animation with the changes done by the constraints and IK, but without including the ...
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Blender 2.79b model export to Collada

I am trying to export from Blender to Collada .dae and seems that textures are not exported Here it is a video with the steps https://drive.google.com/file/d/11ELOeZovAhHoxm92P1poLjDk5EUdXZ8l/view?...
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How to keyframe mesh vertices in Python and export to fbx

Hi i just came from reading this thread How to keyframe mesh vertices in Python and it was very helpful, however i can't seem to figure out how to actually export the vertex animation after the ...
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How to write rotation data of all objects to txt-file? [duplicate]

I want to export the rotation of all objects to a .txt file, but I dont know the actual python ommands in Blender. Made some try with google's help: ...