Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [installation]

Questions regarding installation of Blender should use this tag. Also, use the respective operating system tag: windows, mac, or linux.

0
votes
0answers
27 views

I am trying to install py script in blender 2.80, but i cant find that script in user preference!

I am trying to install python script in blender 2.80, but I cant find that script in user preference! I have checked everything and its all set but I still cant find script to activate! Is it ...
1
vote
1answer
71 views

How to install Filmic Blender?

I am new to Blender. Today I caught a treatise by Andrew Price on photo realism, and he suggested installing Filmic Blender but when I went into my Blender Folder I found no other folders such as the "...
-5
votes
1answer
763 views

When Blender 2.8 release date?

Currently blender 2.8 beta is available , so when is the release version will do? also I need a tutorial for that version... thanks in advance
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Blender 2.79 worked, but 2.80 does nothing (Windows 10)

I'm a beginner in animation. Blender 2.79 seemed to work fine on my Windows 10 Home laptop. But it seemed impossible to enter text as an object so someone named Andrew recommended that I try 2.8. I ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Installed latest version of Blender now computer won’t boot up

I installed the latest version of Blender. When first opened it all I got was a black screen with a cursor. I closed that down then shut my computer down to see if a restart would work, now my ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Does it matter where in the computer you install or unzip the Blender Download file?

I need to know if I have Blender installed properly. I am having GPU Crashing Issues with Blender 2.80. So when I download the Blender file and save it to a folder. Then unzip the folder in say ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Proper Blender 2.80 Installation

I downloaded Blender 2.80. When I tried to do this I ran into a problem error 0x80010135 path too long. Found this was an unzip problem and installed 7zip. 7zip worked well to unzip Blender 2.80. But ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

Blender crashes after grey window

I simply cannot launch blender 2.79a whatever I do! I have reinstalled 4 times and done the same with older versions. I have also updated my drivers and installed an older version of Python in case it ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Blender not Opening: The procedure entry point D3DKMTSetVidPnSourceOwner1 could not be located

I have installed Blender 32 bit version on my Windows 7 32 Bit. When I open blender, I'm getting the following error, The procedure entry point D3DKMTSetVidPnSourceOwner1 could not be located in the ...
1
vote
1answer
35 views

I can't install blender on my hp desktop pc

I am running a 64 bit system with win 10 installed and up to date: Blender 2.78 installs up to an almost finished point.. then an applet informs me .. that the blender file is too long for the start ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

The software doesn't work [duplicate]

Windows 10 This is what happens when the software first. What should I do
0
votes
0answers
98 views

Blender 2.79 not installing on linux

Experiencing some unclear problems with Blender 2.79, I uninstalled it with the intent to reinstall a fresh version using the same Linux mint Sylvia 18.3 operating system. Then realized that the ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Problem with menus and options being blank

I am using Kali Linux latest version. I have graphics "Intel® Haswell Mobile x86/MMX/SSE2" and Core i3 laptop. I installed Blender but its not showing any menu and any other option as you see in the ...
1
vote
1answer
49 views

Removal of Program to reinstall not gone entirely

I have 2.79 and a heap of addons that do not work when they should be, Hard Ops, etc. Also, my Alt Click on edge loops stopped working so I figured I should reinstall Blender. All the new versions ...
3
votes
1answer
228 views

Blender stopped opening for me on windows 10

When I open blender, the command box pops up, goes away, a grey window opens and then closes immediately with no error message or anything. Even when running as administrator. From following some ...
1
vote
1answer
68 views

Installing Blender on windows 10 pro reduces UI size

I have been using Blender for few years on Linux Ubuntu on my Thinkpad and I never faced problem in Blender installation and running smoothly even in my 2 GB ram Linux laptop. Recently, I tried to ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Cannot open any video files with Blender

I am completely new to video editing. After seeing a few Youtube videos, I realised Blender suited my needs well. Unfortunately, I have failed to open pretty much all kinds of video files. After ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Unable to open blender due to SDL2 pop up

I recently installed Blender 2.79b into my laptop (Windows 10 x64 Version 10.0.15063). I began getting the following pop up message right after trying to open the program. Has anyone gotten this pop ...
2
votes
1answer
48 views

Some questions on maintaining addons with multiple Blender versions

I use a special build of Blender made to work with the Octane render plugin. But I also frequently go into the regular Blender since Octane Blender is sometimes a release behind. What is the best way ...
0
votes
1answer
926 views

Blender 2.8 in Windows 10 [closed]

I'm a long time Blender user, though not very technical. Currently have 2.79 installed and working well. When I try to use 2.8, it starts to boot, shows me a blank screen and closes. I can ...
0
votes
2answers
39 views

What does “change” “repair” or “remove” mean in the blender installer?

When I try to install blender, it says change, repair, or remove. I tried clicking change and repair, and install after that but it does nothing. When I delete it and try again the same thing happens.
0
votes
1answer
185 views

Installing sculpting brushes permanently

I wonder if there is a way to install brushes (sculpting ones) to be accessible all the time when I open Blender. I know I could APPEND these and use them but everytime I close Blender and then start ...
0
votes
0answers
220 views

Blender crashes on start- “failed to set 44100 hrz”

My friend was having trouble with Blender launching. He has tried reinstalling, updating windows, and updating drivers, but always gets the same message in the console before the program closes- <...
1
vote
0answers
94 views

Creating an .exe file of a python application with bpy module

when I create an executable of below python application which has bpy (python API for Blender) with pyinstaller on windows platform, The .exe file does'nt run. But the same program runs from Eclipse ...
1
vote
1answer
112 views

Why the addon installation succeeds but the API is not accessible through the bpy module?

I have compiled Blender 2.79b as a Python3 module on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. I install an addon using bpy.ops.wm.addon_install(), enable it using ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Path to add-on before it is installed?

When installing an add-on I would like to be able to extract the source path of the add-on with python, so I can use it as a default path in the ui to an included .exe file. How do I get the source ...
1
vote
1answer
329 views

Blender Installation 2.79b problems

Using Windows 8.1 64 bit, blender version 2.79b When I go to the download page it makes me download an msi file. After I extract it, it just takes various CM_Unspecified files out. I've tried ...
1
vote
0answers
261 views

Blender 2.79 and 2.78c crash on startup with Exception access violation error

I've been trying to install blender 2.79 on my windows 10 machine but it crashes on start up and shows the error bellow : I tried changing the sound properties but it did not work, I updated my ...
1
vote
1answer
125 views

Blender Crashing on Startup

Ever since yesterday, blender has been crashing during it's startup sequence. It shows its normal little window of code, but then doesn't load. It worked just fine earlier in the morning yesterday, ...
2
votes
1answer
703 views

Blender 2.79 crashes on Startup [closed]

System: Windows 10 Graphics card: Nvidia GTX 1030 Hi! I'm currently facing an issue where whenever I launch blender (version 2.79) the program immediately crashes. Since this has started happening I ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Entire blender is greyed out/highlighted.. or something

I haven't been in blender for over a month now and when I started it up fo the first time in a while, the whole thing is like white/grey: I get the feeling that it might be because my computer needs ...
0
votes
2answers
95 views

Palm rejection issue with Blender on HP zbook x2

I'm having issues with the palm rejection in Blender on the HP zbook x2. It uses HP's custom wacom driver. When the pen is close to the screen it should ignore any touch, but it seems to be picking up ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Blender install on an old computer (Athlon 700mhz AMD) [closed]

I am interested in putting into use an old computer I got sitting around the garage: Athlon 700Mhz AMD computer with 16 Mb rab. The OS I´d like to use is Xubuntu. I got a 2014 Nvidia Graphics card ...
2
votes
0answers
213 views

Cycles and other addons dont work anymore

After i downloaded Blender 2.79b I got some problems... i tried to install Flip Fluid. But I got tons of errors. After that Cycles has stopped working. I also got an error message after I tried to ...
0
votes
0answers
145 views

“Could not access network location” error when installing blender

Yesterday I downloaded Blender 2.79 from official Site: https://www.blender.org/download/Blender2.79/blender-2.79b-windows64.msi/ I recieved error ...
1
vote
1answer
564 views

Blender 2.79b crashes on start V2

This question is a continuation of this: Blender 2.79b crashes on start up System: Windows 10 Drivers: ...
1
vote
1answer
221 views

How do uninstall every single trace of Blender?

When I start Blender, the console pops up and the Blender windows goes into full screen, but the UI is not loading and the whole screen is gray. I recently switched my AMD card for an NVIDIA card. I ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

Blender 2.79b crashes on start up

*Sorry for my bad English. I'm trying to install and use Blender 2.79b on my new computer which uses Windows 10 64-bit. But it always crashes on startup. After double-clicking, a console pops up and ...
0
votes
0answers
331 views

Blender won't start. Installed in Fedora 28

No problem with the installation. I start the application by clicking on its icon and it seems to try but a window with glitches appears. I'm afraid it's something from the graphics card. I installed ...
4
votes
2answers
432 views

Blender - Flamenco local server setup

I am in a process of installing a local Blender Flamenco server on Debian Stretch. So I first downloaded all the source files for key components: Flamenco: https://developer.blender.org/diffusion/F/...
3
votes
1answer
572 views

Blender 2.79, how to install Khronos Group gltf exporter?

I downloaded the KhronosGroup addon from https://github.com/KhronosGroup/glTF-Blender-Exporter I read install instructions, but those were for Windows. I tried copying the addon under ~/.blender/2.79/...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Launching Blender seems to have messed up my microphone input to now pickup a radio signal

After installing Blender and launching it, I noticed a console popup with errors that goes away shortly, followed by the program opening seemingly fine. I didn't have time to read those errors so I ...
0
votes
2answers
366 views

Ubuntu Blender Installation, Python sys.path broken

I have installed blender on three Ubuntu machines using the following commands: ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

Blender screen won't refresh. Windows 10

I recently got a windows 10 laptop. I've brought all my blend projects into this computer and installed blender. But whenever I boot blender up the screen will stay frozen on whatever frame it was ...
0
votes
0answers
81 views

Blender is Not Opening

So I installed Blender today (Windows 10, latest version) & it worked great! Even starting making my very first model ever. But then I closed it & when I went to reopen the program, all that ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Duplicate Blender directories for .py scripts

I first noticed this when I decided to try and install a Blender Addon from the internet, for my very first time. I chose to go with this one: Link as I thought it would perhaps be somewhat useful. ...
1
vote
2answers
72 views

Where do I find the latest Blender release?

Where do I find the latest Blender release to install and what version should I use? I'm not sure what OS I have and don't know what 32bit or 64bit is.
0
votes
2answers
811 views

Can't install pip due to PermissionError on Windows 8.1 [closed]

New to Blender. Experienced with Python 2.7. I am trying to install pip in my Blender Python implementation. I am attempting to do this by following the instructions in How to use PIP with Blender's ...
0
votes
2answers
182 views

Problem at installation at my pc

I have a problem when installing Blender in my PC. Not about when executing the aplication, but in the installation. When i tried to install, there is a massage "Another installation is in progress. ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

I am having troubles installing “space_view3d_turntable_y_up.py” Blender addon

As shown in the link https://gist.github.com/rraallvv/5959426 How do I install this particular addon (space_view3d_turntable_y_up.py)? Furthermore can this addon replace the y and the z axis?