Questions tagged [graph-editor]

Questions about Blender's graph editor. The graph editor is used for editing animated objects using F-Curves.

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How to create a seamless animation loop in Blender?

I have a small animation of a character in Blender 2.8 that is suppose to loop, however no matter what I try to do, there is always a little "hiccup" where the animation ends and starts. Things I've ...
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How do you animate or otherwise envelope the noise of an animation?

Again, blender is extraordinarily unintuitive, I have no idea how anything is done or why the developers chose to set up anything the way they did, I'm just going to take a whack at explaining this ...
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How can lock editing to one patricular line in graph editor?

I have many lines in graph editor but I sometime cannot select a right keyframe to edit because it selects a keyframe from nearby line. How can I select exact line I want to edit and lock editing to ...
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I Want To Observe X Y Z Di̇splacement Graph

I want to see path transform graph. For example: I want to observe displacement in X Y and Z direction in the graph. I want to display for example graph of path which is in the image.
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View Expressions curve in Graph Editor

I've animated some channels, such as rotation channels and a modifier value using Expressions. But I can't find out how to view the resulting Driver curve in the Graph Editor. I'm using Blender 2.8. ...
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How to see a path transform graph for animated object

I just want to see the transform graph for the selected object. For example I want to select one small cube and, after animating it, I want to display the path for this cube in a graph. Like on this ...
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Global bezier adjustments across multiple axis within Graph Editor

Happy to join the forum. I'm looking to globally adjust bezier curves in the graph editor with little success. I come mainly from an After Effects who's graph editor allows you to drag and select ...
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Animation: customize bounce interpolation

I want to animate a plane falling onto the ground. It’s good to have the bounce interpolation however you are quite limited when you want to customize it, for example adding more smaller bounces to ...
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Undo suddenly stopped working 2.79b

I was working on a project in the VSE and editing some keyframes via the graph editor. I believe I used key: Mirror as my last known command because I was trying to invert the keyframe positions. It ...
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How to display single channel in graph editor / dopesheet?

I ussually use hide/unhide , so for every single channel i want to solo, i have to press shift-H (reveal the selected one and hide another). But i feel it's to slow doing it over and over again. is ...
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symmetrizing curve handles

In the graph editor, changing the handle type to aligned, doesn't necessarily symmetrize the curve handles. I couldn't find an option to symmetrize handles in the menu, is there a way to symmetrize ...
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Graph : Is it possible to copy the handles of an animation key?

I've always wondered if it was possible to copy the properties (velocity, ease...) of the handles of an animation keyframe (WITHOUT the keyframe value) ? I know you can copy paste any channel to ...
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graph editor motion curves in 3D view

Is there any way to get the graph editor curves in the 3D view? I know I can calculate motion paths for select bones, but it would be way easier to edit motion paths if I could just edit them as one ...
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Is there a way to make smooth interpolated motion with the graph editor?

I do animating entirely manually, sometimes 1 frame by 1 frame. Then, I discovered the graph editor and thought it might possibly have some use, though I have yet to see how. Suppose I make a basic ...
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keyframing problem

When I put a keyfreame the curve changes like so: Is there a way to put keyframes without it changing like that? Like offset mode in source filmmaker?
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Frame Duplication with Changing transparancy and colors

Is there a way to Change the colors and transparency of previous and post frames using the duplication frames, in object properties?
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Set Active FCurve in Graph Editor through python

I'm trying to set an FCurve in the Graph Editor to "Active" through python. In the API FCurves don't actually have an "Active" property, but manually click-selecting a channel or keyframe on an ...
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Modifying keyframes for a mask created in the UV editor

I have created a mask in the UV editor and I've animated the movement of the edges of the mask with keyframes in the dope sheet. However if I switch to the graph editor I can't find my mask with the ...
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Is there a Snap option in the Graph Editor?

I want to move my vertice #2 up to the Y position of my vertice #1. Is there a Snap option that would allow me to do it? I can't see it on the horizontal menu bar, perhaps I'm blind... Thanks in ...
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Can I force “nla: bake action” to bake every frame?

I'm trying to get the Bake Action, to put a keyframe in every frame or every two frames or whatever no matter what, seems like if the value is the same it wont, but I want a keyframe in every frame is ...
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How to compare small changes made in the graph editor?

If I make a small change in the graph editor, is there a way I can compare the change made from before and after I edit a channel in the 3D viewport? Like a before and after view or something.
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Animating a plane in the graph editor with local transform orientation

I want to animate a plane using the graph editor. Its rotated on the Z aixs a little, but in the 3d view i can use the local transform orientation to make it go foward even if its rotated. So I made ...
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Clean keyframes not removing useless keyframes

So I have been fiddling around with blender, and cannot figure out why the clean keyframes action is not acting as I expected. I have a light that is blinking, and there are some extra key frames in ...
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Hide by axis in the Graph Editor (multiple objects)

I would like to select multiple objects, then in the Graph Editor hide all curves except those belonging to a particular axis. I am looking for an automated method, not manual switching off the eye ...
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What kind of F-curve can be used for a perpetual elastic effect of clock second hand motion?

I'm trying to animate my clock second hand with an elastic F-curve to make it more snappy like a real hand. The thing is I'm not good at advanced math to figure out the equation for its curve, so ...
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Animating a rotating object along y-axis that spins with variable speed causes headache

I need serious help with this: I want to animate a propeller that spins around (total 18000 degrees@frame 300) y-axis at constant speed "n" until frame 20 where speed gradually starts to change to "n"*...
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Handlers on Graph Editor

I have some bezier keyframes on an animation. The normal behavior is having two handlers (A) with a smooth path on the two sides of the node. I can "freeze" the movement by zooming and shrinking the ...
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graph editor - moving key up and down on particular frame

is there any option to move a key in one axis up and down in graph editor , like in maya we press shift +click and drag , For example if i am moving a key up and down on amy frame its shift's to ...
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copy curve “shape” and apply it to other keys

I don't know if the title of my question is clear enough. I was wondering if it was possible, in the graph editor, to copy the "curvature" of some keys (A & B) and to apply it to other keys (C &...
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Where can I find a .blend file with a polished walk cycle? [duplicate]

The question this one is said to be duplicating is a general question about resources. The links for rigged models are all on BlendSwap (or a site linking to BlendSwap) and BS downloads aren't working ...
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blender 2.79b graph editor not showing graphs

I opened it up like the tut vid said and I see no graphs for anything, I've clicked all of the button, and such and still nothing, what am i doing wrong, or is it blender?
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How to loop material node animation?

I animated parameters of the shader nodes in Cycles, now I need to loop this animation, but I can't find those keyframes in the graph editor. Is it possible to see those keyframes in the graph editor?...
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Keyframes won't respond to 'Cycles' f-curve modifier

I'm making some material tests with Mapping nodes, but the Y scale of one of the Mapping nodes won't respond to the Cycles modifier. The other values do respond to modifiers but these won't: I'm not ...
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Dope sheet and graph editor are kind of “dark”

This strange thing happens when some books falls on my keyboard. It doesn't affect to my workflow at all but it's really annoying. As you can see, it's seems like i have switch off a bright option ...
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copy noise curve

I need to change the Noise Modifier data in a noise loop. I want to divide by 2 the frame numbers because the cycle is too much long. To change this in just 1 object is not a problem, but my scene (6x ...
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Reset Curve in Drivers Graph Editor

I have a question about the curve displaying in the Drivers Graph Editor. This curve change according to the modifiers and variables I choose in the N menu, but I can also change it manually (add ...
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Blender Graph editor Continuos animation

How can we get a continuous progress(nonstop) rather than a cycle, for example, one has to move from one point to another.
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Nvidia Quadro M2000 4GB - does this grapic card meet system requirements?

Does anyone know whether the Nvidia Quadro M2000 4GB meets Blenders minimum system requirements and is compatible?
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How to Make the Bricks Shake Like an Earthquake Simulation

My next task to do with these bricks is that I need to get them to animate like there is an earthquake making them shake. Here's what I got so far. I got two sides of bricks on each side and I want ...
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Constant interpolation with Noise Modifier

I am trying to create a curve in the graph editor with my interpolation set to constant and a noise modifier added. The ...
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Keyframes not showing up in Timeline / Graph Editor

I'm working on a wallpaper right now and I'm trying to edit an animation and I just went to the animation UI and my animation keyframes are neither showing up in the timeline nor in the dope sheet/...
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Lock displayed frame interval to time

As you can see in image below, I'm using Blender for Video Editing, displaying vse, timeline, dopesheet and graph editor. I have locked time in all of the windows. You can see the green line set in ...
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How can I increase the size of the handles/keys in the Graph Editor?

I'm fairly sure I've seen tutorial videos where the handles and keys are larger and therefore more visible, but I'm not finding anything about changing the size of them in docs or on forums.
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Referencing SV nodes from Graph Editor Drivers

This I'm sure is a backwards approach and probably not needed so not possible. Still I was wondering how to if possible as it should be... Having added a driver to for example an object's location y, ...
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Change scaling in the graph editor

So I want to scale these points from the 2D Cursor, Like in the 3D view you can change to .
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How to rotate the arms on the x axis on a lot of keyframes

I have imported an adobe fuse/mixamo character/armature/fbx file into blender and I realized that the arms pass through the thigh,as you can see here : I would like to rotate the arms on the x axis a ...
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How do I tweak an entire animation in global angles and location?

I Imported a BVH of a human character walking in the y direction but it needed some adjustments. z location of the pelvis is too high throughout the entire walk cycle. In the graph when I move ...
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Where do I edit the the keyframes of a bezier curve path animation?

I made the camera move on a bezier circle path using the following tutorial. I would like to make the motion of the camera to be slow in the beginning and the end of the timeline, however, I couldn't ...
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Save selected curves in Graph and dope Editors?

Is there a way to save a selection of channels in the Graph and Dope editors? I have tried making keying sets, but you have to make a new key to display the relevant curves, as far as I can see. ...
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Selecting keys in Graph Editor from different channels at same time and value?

Is it possible in the Graph Editor to select keyframes from different channels that are stacked on the same time and value? I have tried box select, various shift-select combinations, the k and alt-k ...