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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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Texture rendering looks different from preview

I created a 3d duck with png alpha feathers. I merged feathers to the body of the duck. Cycles rendered preview is cool but when I export the feathers take the unalpha texture of the body (not of the ...
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Export FBX Messing Up Textures

A couple months ago I was able to import an Overwatch model using the OWMDL importer into Blender 2.78c and then export as FBX to use in 3DS Max (I am more comfortable with that program) and I didn't ...
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How do I check to see if my object unwrapped properly after export?

To clarify: I know how to unwrap and texture a model. I know how to export an object. I know how to import an object. I simply want to know how I can ascertain the UV unwrapping is the way I unwrapped ...
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Vertex count increases drastically when exporting to .FBX

I am trying to export FBX file from Blender so I could use it in my OpenGL app, but when I export it, the vertex count increases from ~6k to ~25k. I wouldn't really mind it, but I additionally have ...
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How do I export items from Blender to Tinkercad

Is there a way I can create a design in blender and then open it in tinkercad. I am doing this for a school class and this will help get me into college.
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Does Blender 2.8 have a working import-export plugin for After Effects?

I know it's still in Alpha but having the ability to render quick visualizations in Evee with camera animation data would be an absolute game-changer in my production environment. Does anyone know ...
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How can I export or print coordinates of each selected vertex?

I am pretty new to Blender. I need to get coordinates of each selected vertex somehow. I don't really want to manually copy coordinates of each and single vertex that would just take a lot of time. I ...
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Armature dissconnecting from mesh on export

My problem is simple (I hope). when I try to export as FBX, I get no errors or warning, however when I import the FBX into blender, UE4, or anything else, the armature is disconnected from the Mesh. ...
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Export Panorama Equirectangular

I'm new to blender and I'm trying to export an equirectangular panorama. I've seen on youtube an option to choose Equirectangular after the panorama's choice. But I can't find the equirectangular ...
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Permission Errror

when I try to export my objects via a python script: ...
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How do you export GLTF from Blender?

Is there a way to export GLTF or do I need a plugin or something? Thanks! Benjamin
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Spline IK gets disabled on random frames (new depsgraph) / bone drivers get updated too late

I’m trying to get my Spline IK working. It’s behaving the way I want to, except for random frames where it looks like the Spline IK doesn’t get applied to the bone chain and the bones go back to their ...
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Export Location history/Motion Path

Sorry for my ignorance, I would like to export the motion that a body performs. Using the BCB add on I am not able to export the location history into a .csv file, so I was wonder if it is possible to ...
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From blender to substance painter

So i'have got a problem with blender/substance painter. When my normals are correct (outside) this happens - And when my normals are not correct (inside) this happens - So it seems like i can just ...
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How do I export a video from Blender?

I edited a video using Blender today and now I cannot export it. The video is fairly short I just need to make some cuts and add a couple of clips together. Do you guys know how I can export the video?...
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How to save a texture paint material as png image?

I made a texture with Texture Paint, but it didn't work out as expected, so I want to edit it in Photoshop, but when I want to open it in Photoshop a error message is shown. Here is how I tried to ...
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OBJ format: can you export faces with indexes relative to the last “o Something” (object)?

When I export a model with multiple objects, the face indexes of the second object, for example, won't start with 1, because they are "global", which means you have to keep track of every (v, vn, vt) ...
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export of multiple animated objects multiplies animations by objects count

I have for example 3 animated objects, with 1 animation per object (so a total of 3 animations). But when exporting (FBX), I get 3x3=9 animations, Like if all animations were distribued to all objects ...
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Exporting Displacement Modifier with Video Texture

I've imported an mp4 and applied it to a plane as a displacement modifier, and this animates the displacement of the plane. I'm wondering how I can export this animation for use in other programs?
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object cannot be written into a 3ds file

I am a rookie user of Blender, my blender project cannot be exported to 3ds file. How to solve that? Error message Object %r can't be written into a 3DS file ...
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Need help creating codes for Import and Export

First of all I am creating a Import and Export for Abacuse Train Sim Modeler "DST" and "DSP" formats and I have successfully got these to work in the Import and Export menu's list without any problems ...
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can we import the object of one blender file to another, if so how? [duplicate]

I am trying to import already saved glass mesh to my existing blender file
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Can't export a .dae file with texture [duplicate]

I'm trying to export a model as a .dae file but for some reason it's not keeping the texture. Any ideas? (i should propably add that i'm new to blender) Ty in advance ^^
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Bundled Python disrupting Blender exports

I have recently taken notice of a ripping tool for Metroid Prime called HECL. I executed it, and it extracted all the assets from the game into .BLEND files, which I need to convert into .FBX files ...
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Lighting and texture issues in AR Quicklook

Looking for some technical support with this issue I'm having. I have a model of a sofa, textures, all exported in the correct format for Apples AR Quicklook. Everything looks good and healthy in ...
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Export a keyframed animation made in Blender to Three.js (no bones involved)

I'd like to export a simple model with a boneless animation. I want to know in which format to export because I'm unable to export this kind of animation in .json. I'd also appreciate some guidance ...
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Export Curve to Obj files in blender

I am using Blender 2.79 on Ubuntu 16.04. I am using osm plugin to extract open street map data. Once I extract only roads most of them are just curves. I wish to convert them to mesh and import as ...
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Blender isn't exporting my pose in .bvh

I'm new to blender. I imported my avatar from makehuman through mhx2 format. Made the changes in pose but blender isn't exporting my changes It gives me back the original pose of makehuman. I've ...
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How to get rid of cube exported in obj file? [on hold]

How do I get rid of that cube, which appears when I export character in .Obj format? Instead of the character exported I get only cube.
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stl export failing, error text below

trying to make a 3d print for a wolf, and blender is failing to export it what is this error? EDIT: .blend file at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1DMchGNMUrspz8p1WPO67qRL-n38wzoLw
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Split blocks in block-based mesh

I have a 3D CAD design that I remeshed into blocks. I would like to be able to export or convert the voxelated object in such a way that it is composed of distinct cubes that I can edit etc. ...
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Rig without bones for Collada animations in Scenekit

I need to animate abstract FX geometric forms that are not biped, like multiple spheres rotating on themselves at the same place, scaling, floating, translating... I can't animate that properly with a ...
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Import FBX animation, but comes only Armature

I have a lot of animations and one model in diferent folders like the pictures bellow shows: I have to connect the movements of these animations to the armature of my model to import in the game that ...
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The BOS FBX import / export addon for blender does not work

I was looking for a better FBX support for Blender and I found this FBX exporter,which uses the official Autodesk FBX SDK (2015) : http://www.gamefromscratch.com/post/2015/12/17/Better-FBX-Support-in-...
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Spine ik animation

I have been working on a spline ik animation that is basically a tree growing roots. I would like to export this as a fbx but when i do so all my animations are broken. Is there a way to bake these ...
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Scale deformation when rotating imported FBX

I've been working on this gun model and all was going well until I tried importing it into another blender save, I then realized that the imported FBX's parts deform when I rotate them, this does not ...
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Blender animation file turn into “Textedit” file and never came out as a video

I'm new in blender (I started in January 2018), this is the first time I try to get an animation and it still doesn't work "as expected". I used JPEGs as frames when I rendered first into animation, ...
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Export .FBX of animated text on curve

I have animated text moving along a Bezier Curve in Blender, to go into Unity3D as a .FBX file. I choose .FBX as these contain animation info. It appears export as is doesn't cut it, as in Unity ...
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Is it possible to slice a 3d object into many 2d images?

I made a script that turns images into Minecraft .schematic files so they can be imported as pixel art. A simple modification would allow it to use several files stacked up to make a 3D object. The ...
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how can I export object position info from blender to text file?

how can I export objects position information from blender to a text file for every frame of an animation?
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Scene with multiple objects - Is it possible to export everything as a single object, but maintain multiple objects in the outliner?

Ok, yeah, that might have been a bit confusing as a title...let's see if I can clear it up! I'm working in Unity and building the geometry for scenes in Blender. This can involve quite a few objects. ...
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Is there a way to export vertex groups from blender to Maya?

I need transfer mesh with shrinkwrap modifiers to Maya. Is it possible to transfer mesh with vertex groups?
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My FBX files in unity doesn't seems right

Here is how my FBX files appear in unity And this is my export setting I have no idea how to fix it, and it bothers me for days. It doesn't seem to affect the game at all but why does this happen? ...
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Bad 90 rotation from

I've been confronted with quite an annoying problem lately. I'm working with a colleague on 3d models, thus we frequently need to pass the models from one computer to the other. Yet is so happens that ...
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Blender not exporting all actions

I have three separate animations in my action editor: fire, engage, and disengage. I'm ...
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Exporting to OSG format in Python script?

How can I export a 3D model to OSG format from a Python script? I have found this add-on, and when I hoover the mouse over the export alternative "OSG Model(.osgt)" in the Blender GUI, I get a popup ...
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How to export correctly mesh and armature of a character from blender to NUKE

I'm looking for a working way to export correctly a rigged character from blender to NUKE 11. I've tried a lot of formats,like : ALEMBIC : it worked partially. It means that the mesh is exported ...
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Exporting blender file to Unity [duplicate]

My question is I have created a 3D model and transfer it to another computer. Now when I am exporting my blender file to Unity assets folder and when I am opening my unity project the 3D model is not ...
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FCurve handles to 3D Bézier spline control points

I'm trying to export Bézier curve animations from Blender, but i can't seem to figure out how the control points of FCurves should be interpreted. A Bézier keyframe for a 3D position typically has ...