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How to switch to new gizmo in blender 2.8?

I'm stuck with the 2.7 gizmo while running 2.8. How do I switch to the new gizmo in blender 2.8?
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Hard to catch a vertex because of the gizmo

Edit: Ok so it has been fixed by RJG, thanks to him, I had the same shortcut for select vertices and select gizmo, which seems the case by default? and I had to came back to right click for selecting ...
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Custom tool, modal gizmo, and non-modal operator (2.8)

I’m prototyping an addon that will have several custom Tools and, when those tools are selected, a bunch of custom Gizmos in 3D views for manipulating various aspects of objects created by the addon. ...
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How do I bring back the orbit gizmo in the top right of the viewport?

I've been looking this up for a while now, I'm new to blender. I've been working on a project for a while now in 2.8 and I'm pretty sure I hit some shortcut but in that specific save file in the ...
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Trying to move an object moves the texture on the object instead

So I have somehow turned this on and I dont know how to turn it off again, the gizmo that usually moves an object is now moving a bigger version of itself, and I dont know how to change it back
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Axis Bands of Rotation Gizmo Difficult to See

When I have an object selected and switch to the Rotation Tool, the axis bands on the gizmo are so thin I can barely see them. Is there a way to increase the thickness of these lines? THX
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Gizmo UI looks too small

In Blender my Gizmo looks like this: But everyone else's seems to be like this: I don't know what I messed up. I went over Preferences > Themes but only found settings fo Gizmo colors. How can I ...
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Python: Create GizmoGroup for VSE (Video Sequence Editor)

I am currently trying to create a gizmo for the transform effect in Blender's VSE (2.8). However, I can't seem to get it to work. In fact, even though I call window_manager.gizmo_group_type_ensure() ...
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How am I supposed to move only Gizmo when in Edit mode?

Yes.. I know cursor to origin funtion with 3D cursor. but i can't find way to only changing pivot in Edit mode. I want move Only Gizmo in edit mode... like zbrush transform tool. There is no snap ...
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How do I enable custom gizmo display when I move?

I am currently working on a custom gizmo for my add-on. I have a function to move the object (transform.translate). At this point my gizmo disappears and a normal ...
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Align Gizmo with local axes instead of global ones

As shown in the picture, even the cube is rotated, its Gizmo still aligns with global axes instead of local ones. Even when I have set Transformation Orientation to "local". Is it possible to display ...
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View Rotation locked

for some reason, blender locks the view rotation. I can pan with middle mouse, but i can't rotate the view. Neither the rotation with the rotation gizmo (new in blender 2.8) in the top right corner ...
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Transform Gizmo Disappears during Animation (Blender 2.8)

In 2.7x series, when animation was playing, the transform manipulator was visible on the active/selected object. In 2.80, no matter what settings I pick (active tool, widget overlay etc) when the ...
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Blender 2.8 - I want to ALWAYS see the axis gizmo when moving an object

When I am moving an object in Object Mode, the axis gizmo disappears. This is very unhelpful. Is there a way to make it always visible? I want to always see this gizmo:
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Reset Normals directions to object rotation after applyed scale

I hope im not missing something easy,but i have this problem. Was moving with gizmo by normals this object and was all right.Had to Apply Rotation and Scale,and after that the normal gizmo just reset ...
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Why can I no longer pick an axis with a shortcut key after activating the Rotate, Move or Scale tool?

Maybe there's something I pressed or an update thing but when I press R, G or S I've been always expecting the object to move freely so I can choose which axis to pick (also with X, Y, Z keys), but ...
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Any way or workaround to hide the light gizmo without removing emission?

So there's this artifact of sorts that's just that extremely bright spotlamp gizmo, is there any way I can hide or dampen that? Would volumetrics work or make it worse?
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Object over layer another object [duplicate]

I got this problem, as it is in the image, I don't know why this really happened on blender
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Issue With “On Cage” in the Mirror Modifier

I am currently making a head using the mirror modifier. When I first started out, the original plane was on the right side of the Z-axis, and the mirrored side on the left. However while in the middle ...
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Python: How to pan and scale GizmoGroup with background

I have coded a custom GizmoGroup to manipulate the effects strip in the VSE visually. It works in principle, but unfortunately I can't line up the gizmo with the picture, because the gizmo ignores any ...
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Gizmo (manipulator) is missing for some reason

I have a problem with gizmo (I am not sure what it called but it is the three arrows of axes when you scale, rotate, move). it disappears sometimes and I can't get it back unless I open a new ...
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Why does the selected mesh or bone not rotate when using the rotation gizmo?

I have a problem with one of my models where the rotation gizmo does not work. If I try to rotate a bone in pose mode or a mesh part in object mode, I move only a thin black line around the rotation-...
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manipulator missing from project but visible in new ones

iam working on a project and for some reason the manipulator is gone (it was working for some days on the project but it disappeared) i tried all the solutions of the common problems but it did work i ...
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What shortkey CTRL + SPACE (context toggle) need for in Blender 2.8?

what does hotkey CTRL + SPACE (context toggle) for in Blender 2.8? In Blender 2.8 (legace 2.7 keymap) this hotkey is for function "space_data.show_gizmo_context" , but when I press it nothing happens. ...