Questions tagged [import]

Questions involving import-compatibility with other graphics software. Importing involves converting an external file type into a Blender file, for the purpose of editing or otherwise manipulating that file.

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How to export Blender model with animation & materials to Maya

I made a rigged box with an animation. I want to export it and use it in a Maya scene. Whenever I export it the box is all merged together and it doesn't display either the material, the animation, or ...
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How Can I Perfect A Camera Solve Export from After Effects to Blender?

I have this footage of me walking through a parking lot and I want to replace the ground with the ocean in Blender. I want to make it a "walking on water" type of video. I did a camera solve ...
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Why imported textures from Substance Painter looks wrong in Blender?

I baked high poly meshes' details into low poly meshes and textured them in Adobe Substance Painter. When I import the textures back to Blender, it looks different. It seems that the problem comes ...
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Not Loading .fpx animations in blender 2022

First of all, I must say that I'm a beginner in Blender. I want to edit some of my model animations but I can't find a way to do it. I did the animations was long ago and with an old blender version, ...
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Import and Link image texture to an Active Shader Node in Python

I'm working on a part of an Addon that create a New Principled BSDF shader then a ShaderNodeTexImage (make it active), import an image with File brother and link it to the ShaderNodeTexImage. ...
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zipimport.ZipImportError: can't decompress data; zlib not available when running script in Blender 2.43

when I try to execute an export script using Blender -P C:\Code\Code\Testing4Flt\Testing4.py in the cmd on Blender 2.43(Python 2.4), I get an error: ...
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Import legacy DAZ figures (M4, V4) into Blender with rigging?

I figure this is a long shot, but is there a method for importing DAZ legacy figures Michael 4 and Victoria 4 (M4 & V4) into Blender that would allow me to animate in Blender using the figures' ...
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How to import alembic to Blender with material slots

When I imported an .abc into Blender, while the mesh itself is correctly imported, there is no material slot. The same .abc imported into Unity has material slot, so I think the file has no problem. ...
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Why are the rotations of my exported models slightly off? [duplicate]

For some reason all the models I've exported to fbx files have slightly off rotation specifically on the x axis. everything about the models transform is applied and at 1 or 0. But whenever the file ...
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blender 3d scene into wallpaper engine with effect on mouse move

I use mcprep to create Minecraft wallpapers, I did a 3d scene and exported it into an obj and ...
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Preserving Maya Object Pivots after Freezing transformation with Blender's Origin/pivot

I'm working with some colleagues that prefer to use Maya as their primary modelling application. I've noticed that whenever they export models that have been frozen in their transformations, the same ...
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How Can I Export FBX With The Correct Bone Orientations?

I have a rigged FBX of a soldier which I downloaded. I am trying to edit animations on this FBX and then use it in Unity. When I import the FBX to blender with the default import settings all the ...
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Costum script just stopped working. No changes made

I downloaded some python scripts to import models and maps from the game Dishonored 2 which worked great at first. Today, I wanted to continue looking at models and maps but the script just stopped ...
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Does Blender text editor not support custom module importing?

In VSC, this code works import bpy from subp.panel import Panel Panel.test() However, in the Blender text editor, Suddenly it doesn't work ModuleNotFoundError: ...
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quixel Bridge texture

I tried to export a plant model on bridge but it looks odd on blender, it looks like it has no texture
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from Blender to Marmoset

Started baking textures in marmoset and have some problem witch seams in UV cuts. Then I noticed Flipped normals in Marmoset but there are no problems with them in blender.
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Import character from cc3/ic7 into blender and am getting the following error. Any ideas?

I am getting an error message when i take a character that i have created in CC3, have then exported it to IC7 and added a motion, and then when i attempt to add the character to blender, both via the ...
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Fixing Topology of FBX imports from cad cam

I work doing industrial motion graphics and run into this problem all the time so I thought I would post to see if I'm not alone. Basically every model I import that companies give me turns out like ...
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Mesh imports into Unity are see-through, normals and scale are fine

This is a terrain mesh I was working on last night, a very simple outline based on a plane that was subdivided. Normals are oriented correctly and scales applied. This is how it appears in Unity from ...
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trying to import a zip character models from the models resource.com

So I've been trying to import a model of a inkling and octoling from the models resource website, I saved the model in zip file as that was the only way and also put it in a file in my desktop, I cant ...
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When export my character to Mixamo it looks different

It was made in Blender Character file
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How does one use Fluid Simulation offset number correctly? Blender 3.1

Desired Goal Use the offset in the Fluid Simulation Panel to read in 1 or more frames for the 3D View Window. Reuse the mesh data created from a fluid simulation. A Read Only status is desired. ...
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No module found when packaging addon as zip

I have the follow project structure: my_addon: __init__.py faa: foo.py but when I try to import foo.py from the init file (import faa.foo) I get a &...
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Blender Shading does not take colors

I have the following problem: When I look at my imported Fbx object in object mode, it shows the colors as I downloaded it. But now when I look at the Fbx object in shading mode, it has no textures. ...
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FBX import (meshes not visible) [duplicate]

I exported the model from Rhino as meshes but when importing in Blender they appear as yellow dots. The layers imported as Empties, so I moved some objects in Collection but they are still invisible.
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Transperent rendered Videos dont recognised in other editors, how Sony Vegas, Adobe Premiere or DaVinci Resolve [duplicate]

It concern videos with transperention, only. These are not recognised from other editors, if I deselect the transperency in renrering settings than it works. But I need the transperency. I tried all ...
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Error while looking for vmd executable

I'm trying to import a VMD file with the BlendMol add-on (https://durrantlab.pitt.edu/blendmol/). I have followed the steps in the video guide (https://git.durrantlab.pitt.edu/jdurrant/blendmol/) but ...
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Blender not saving new orientation after applying all transforms when saving as .OBJ file

I am new-ish to blender so I am hoping this is an easy mistake and not a bug. I am creating basic 3d meshes in the Blender GUI and saving each as an obj file. However, they need to be rotated 90 ...
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Blender smoothing in Obj mesh in 3D viewport but not a ply mesh

So, I have an obj mesh which I convert to ply from Meshlab (with normals ofc). When I import the two meshes in blender side-by-side, I can see the obvious difference in the 3D viewport. What's ...
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VDB import not working correctly in custom Blender

So I am importing vdb's from Houdini and ran into a problem. One blender project imports them without any issues. My other project where I need the files imports them and the size says it's 72km big. ...
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Hiya, I can't import any .obj file (from Marvelous Designer) into Blender

Its really weird because it was working then all of a sudden not. On occasion, if I import the file as soon as I open Blender (without first opening a blender file with a model on), then it'll appear. ...
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Import images as planes -> flickering from a distance? [duplicate]

First of all i'd like to comment that i m relatively new to blender but know the basics. My scenario: I import an image (as plane). Use a cube as an object. I use shrinkwrap modifier to stick the ...
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Import Mantaflow VDB Cache Files into Bleder doesn´t work correctly

I made a Smoke Simulation with Mantaflow and then tried to import the vdb files from the data folder in the cache folder, but the imported vdb sequence doesn´t look the same. It looks simplistic and ...
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Textures from blend file not found

I am sorry as this is a pretty basic questions but I cant find the answer. I imported a model from a blend file through append. If I do the same with textures, materials or something else from the ...
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Can't enable SketchUp Add on

I see the checkbox for the SketchUp add-on in the preferences, but cannot enable it. Using Blender 3.1 and Sketch Up Pro 2022 Add on: SketchUp Importer 0.23.0 Please help, thanks a lot
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Blender rendered videos not able to import to other editing software

I have rendered an multiple kinds of animations with Blender and cant import the file in other programs how Sony Vegas, Adobe Premiere or DaVinci Resolve. What ever i tried it was impossible. Tried ...
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how do i get this png logo to import just as the logo ( no plane, no background) [duplicate]

I need to quickly bring this image into blender, but when i do so the whole plane is visible (even when i enable the import images as planes with the alpha transparency setting ticked.) The end goal ...
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Cannot import 3x3 rotation matrix (possible skew?)

I am importing a custom game model format (originally exported from 3ds Max or Maya) which stores hierarchical empties or tri-list meshes together with separate XYZ locations, 3x3 rotation matrices, ...
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Connect .ply object with .mtl file from obj object?

I've created some files in MagicaVoxel and I usually export them as obj with a matching mtl file, this works perfectly with blender but now I need to export my files as ply and MagicaVoxel doesn't ...
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Linking to an existing blend file does not show the images/textures available in the existing .blend file

(Version of Blender I'm using is 2.79) I have the following .blend file which has a group datablock called "2d_baker" I then open a new blend file and try to link to the existing .blend ...
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Obj models with material transparency issues

I am working with a couple .obj formatted models that i downloaded from adobe stock. They both have identical transparency issues. I can't tell if this is related to issues with the materials, or this ...
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Looking to Export C3D File From BVH Import

I currently get .bvh files from a motion capture system and am looking to use them in Visual3D. Does anyone know of a way in Blender to export motion capture files as .c3D files? I saw on a previous ...
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Does .gltf import in Blender supports importing lights and cameras

I've tried importing a .gltf file that I added cameras and lights to. The latter is through the KHR_lights_punctual extension. However, it seems like only the geometry is imported and I don't see any ...
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Displacement maps from Zbrush not working

I've been trying to take models from zbrush to blender for rendering, but my displacement maps never work. I'm using just a simple sphere to test if i can make this work and still no result. I've been ...
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Why does model look great and detailed in Daz but when I import it to Blender it looks bad?

So in Daz the model looks greatly detailed with a glossy and metallic finish but when I import it to blender the quality looks awful and the metallic finish is completely gone and replaced with a ...
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Having trouble processing multiple files in bpy

I'm trying to create code to import multiple files and format it into a properly formatted string, however I'm recieving an error after importing files: "Python: Traceback (most recent call last):...
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Is it possible to import FBX and "Update Animation"?

There's a feature inside 3D Studio Max that allows you to import an FBX file and "Update Animation" so that if you're importing with an existing rig in the scene, instead of bringing in the ...
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How Can I combine these meshes without it smoothing out?

I'm still new to blender so I'm following tutorials and things to make this character. At some point while working on attaching the head to the body I accidently deleted a piece of her knee, so I ...
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No image after import Sketchfab to Blender

After importing my file from Sketchfab into Blender I don't get a view. I tested with other files and then there is no problem. Anybody any suggestions?
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Batch import fbx from all subfolders with filename script in blender

I want to check all the subfolder in the selected folder in the blender and import the fbx in it. And I want to apply the file name of the imported model to the obj example: file name: Model.fbx but ...
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