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Texture Repeat/Wrapping/Loop/Stitch in Blender Compositor

I'm trying to wrap/loop/repeat a small texture in the Real Time Compositor in a similar way you do it in the Shading Editor. But it doesn't look like there is a way to do this. Does anyone have any ...
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Particles start flying away in random directions when adding particle system with duplicate setting

I try to make looping animation of falling particles. I created particle system on a plane with the following settings: Physics: Type: Newtonia Brownian: ...
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Moving object via loop prints same location every count

I am trying to step an object by a small increment via for loop; then return the XY location of each step. Ultimately this will be written to a text file but for now I'm just trying to get the ...
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Possible to create a curve + array of collection instances?

I'm looking to create a looping background to create the illusion of trees scrolling past the camera. I want the trees to be parented to a circular ground plane (that is controlled by an empty that ...
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How to loop rigid body simulation blender

These balls I have simulated using Rigid Body. So I need to create this simulation as a loop. The first frame and the last frame should be created in the same way. I tried to do it several times. But ...
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Boomerang type loops in Grease Pencil

To loop animations with Grease Pencil, I've been using the Time Offset modifier. This is works well when I want to restart the loop from the beginning but it doesn't do well with a "boomerang&...
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Can we make a looping random transform animation using noise in Blender?

In this video I'm using random transform for animation, but the result is so bad.
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Creating a round step pyramid using geometry nodes

Creating a round step pyramid using geometry nodes I know we can create a round step pyramid using the following steps but I would like to make it more procedural in geometry nodes. I was thinking of ...
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Cycle selecting objects in Blender Python?

So basically, i have all these objects in my scene that I want to uv unwrap, the only issue is that if I do them all at once, blender crashes and stops working, I was wondering if there was a way to ...
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Cycling /looping through a set of index values using geometry nodes to create animation

Cycling / looping through a set of index values using geometry nodes to create animation. Since they are still working on adding loops in geometry nodes how would I cycle through a set of indexes to ...
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How do you loop a path animation?

I am trying to loop an animation using the F-Curve Modifier. So far, it works for objects that have keyframe data, however, it does not work on the curve object that controls the animation of other ...
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Loop cut inside a circle creates dots, not nested circles

So, I'm following this tutorial on YT, and got stuck when trying to add loop cuts inside a circle. What I've done is adding a circle, in Edit mode extruded it inward and merged at centre. Then I need ...
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Looping Animation of Falling Particles in Geometry Nodes?

I've been following Blender Guru's 3.0 Donut Tutorial and have been trying to figure out if there is a way to seamlessly loop the falling sprinkles made in Part 12. I've Googled for ways to make ...
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Can't connect two line of vertices together of the same object

one half was my body retopology, and for the legs I've made a cylinder. After I created it I connected them into one object, in object mode, but now I can't connect the two together by just pressing F ...
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Iterating through a collection and assigning a material to each object based on csv

I am trying to take the 1s and 0s in the B column, and use those to apply the mat_available (1) and the mat_occupied (0) to the planes. I am a beginner in python, so my knowledge is limited. I was ...
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Blender Armature not looping continuously

I don't understand why this test animation doesn't cycle continuously.. Must have missed something simple but can't find it :-( I tried everything, different tutorials etc. but I can't get it to work. ...
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How to place "offset loopcuts" next to each loopcut at the same time

I have divided a solid with a few loopcuts, but, after that, I need to place a couple of "offset loopcuts" for all loops (i.e., see the green lines I added). If I use the command "...
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How to change the final frame for a looping camera view

the looping after linking the path of the camera with the circle curve, ends at 100. How can I change that to 250 or just infinity (infinite loop) ?
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How to make looping circle animation?

Is there an easier way to make a circle looping around without animating its frame? That's means if it can automatically loop around using this circle
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How to loop values on Custom properties

I added a custom property to an object with an integer value and a max of 3. Is there any way to loop the value? I want it to return to the value of 0 after 3. Is it possible?
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Can't add loopcuts to certain faces

I can't add loop cuts to these faces of my model: I know it may be an ngon therefore I tried to fill those holes but the loop cut still doesnt work. I've tried separate the selection from the mesh ...
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Animated flag loop

I'm making an animated flag model for beamng.drive, and the flag animation doesn't loop when going from frame 150 to 0, and I want it to be smooth. A short video showing the problem. File:
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looping animations inside a project without copy pasting keyframes

I was wondering is it possible to for example make a cube move left and right and fix that animation to the object so that it keeps moving left and right regardless of whether I have created fixed key ...
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Script slowing down over time

I'm using a script to generate and render a huge amount of scenes. The script is running just fine, but it seems to get slower and slower for each scene its rendering. (talking about the 5000th scene ...
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Looping certain frames

I've been trying to wrap my head around how to go about this and so far have come up with nothing. I'm trying to create a loop out of a number of keyframes in my animation sequence of 130 keyframes. ...
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Data Visualization - Iterate through a Collection of objects and set Z scale to a value from a specific csv file column index

Summary: Scale height of 77 mesh objects, by a csv file column with 77 float values. *iterate through csv column drop head and save row value to list. *iterate through objects in collection and apply ...
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Shader Node: How to loop a value input

I have created a graphic item in Shader using nodes, I would like to automate this graphic by looping a section, I have tried using keyframes to link a Value_Input_Node to a music track, but it will ...
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How do I make a rectangle from adjacent misaligned rectangles?

If I have a selection like the one below, is there a way to do some sort of loop edit that makes the outer selected edge a rectangle? Kind of like this, but with a rectangle
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Looping over an objects indices while performing an operation / calculation using Animation Nodes - attached blend file

I'm having trouble looping over an objects (the cylinder) polygon indices while performing an operation / calculation on them. I created an animation in Octave, (and the calculations are correct I've ...
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How to loop animations

If the orbital period of earth is 1, the period of Mercury is 0.241. In the Timeline, I scaled Mercury to said period by pressing S, .241. How can I get Mercury to continue it's motion rather than ...
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is there a way to generate a mesh from pts using bmesh without a loop in python?

I am very new but far as I know there are at least two ways that one could generate a mesh via python from raw points (such as from a xyz file or something else that isn't directly supported in ...
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How to loop a triangle-shaped piece into n-gon [duplicate]

I have a triangle with an angle of 45 degrees, I need to loop it so that I get an octagon with the same pattern on each of 8 "slices" I could use a screw modifier, but it messes up edges inside of a ...
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Accelerating a looped animation over time

I've got a looping animation set up for a ground plane so it looks like there's motion (kind of like a repeating conveyor belt), but I'd like to make it accelerate linearly over time. Here's a preview ...
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Is it possible to shift faces by using "square" loops

Is it possible to shift faces using a square loop? Is there a better way to accomplish the animation that is below, using Blender I made an animation in Octave of what I'm trying to accomplish in ...
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Is there a way to loop a movie that is also transformed in Blender's VSE?

I'm attempting to loop an .mkv while also modifying the video with a Transform strip. Here are the details: Video is 93 frames Total desired frames for looped video is 705 The Transform strip scales ...
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Snap tool seems not working for edge loop?

i can use snap tool for boundary edge, but for edge loop, it does not work. all the settings were same when it works. And if i select the bottom capping loop, double tap G, the snap tool does not ...
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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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Looping animation of an FXB imported character

I have looked at some of the answers given here and it does not seem to fit my situation. The suggestion of using the NLA editor only repeats the animation as if it was a gif. In the attached clip I ...
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How do you loop FBX animations

I have a 39 frame walking cycle from Mixamo and I want to keep looping it through but not where he keeps going back into his first position. I am very new to character animation in Blender so I really ...
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How to animate text over a twisted mesh (or text flowing along an infinity loop)

Do you know I can do something like this? How to animate text over a twisted mesh, or Text flowing along an infinity loop I get that there is a shape (cube / rectangle / cylinder being extruded, ...
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Is there a way in which we can merge two meshes in edit mode?

I have two mesh islands in the same plane which overlap as shown in fig1. Now when I go to selection and do "select boundary loop", it selects the full boundaries of both the islands as shown in fig2 ...
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How do I make a loop cut parallel to an external loop?

I have a mesh and want to create a loop cut between loops 1 and 2, but it should be parallel to the top loop. Sorry if I'm not explaining it clearly, I am hoping someone more experienced with Blender ...
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Issue with bridge between two edge loops

I'm trying to bridge a circle with an edge loop of a complex model (see next picture.) However, when I select both edge loops and select to bridge both edge loops (via space => mesh: bridge edge ...
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How can I create irregularly apportioned vertices in regularly distributed vertices in a loop, without changing the loop?

As already mentioned above, I would like to distribute all vertices evenly in a loop. The loop or curve should not be changed; is there method that does this for me automatically. as you can see, the ...
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How do you make edges parallel?

When I add edge loop to this, angle is already broken. How do you make 1 and 2 edge loops parallel each other?
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Retopology: Are self intersecting edge loops legal

When creating a topology mesh, are self intersecting loops a problem ? If it is problematic, you can use "Paint" to communicate and mark how that edge should have been made with a simple stroke. ...
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Beginners question: why adding these loop edges @ around 6:20

beginners question: why adding these loop edges @ around 6:20: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AMXcQ2V-VGA What is that good for? Thanks for any hint/ link!
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how to make constant, looping animation?

I just want to make some object rotate in a loop, with no interpolation curve things making it "smooth", just want it to go at the same speed all the time. How do I do this? I've made some keyframes ...
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Selecting multiple edge loops in Blender 2.8

I used to be able to select and edge loop with AltRMB and then just continue with ShiftAltRMB. But this no longer works in Blender 2.80 and nightly builds of 2.79. Is there another way to achieve the ...
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adding detail (extruding a grill type part at top) to a box mesh without affecting lower part of mesh

Hello all I'm still learning Blender and I am stuck understanding the best way of adding some extruded parts to the top of my mesh. Im modelling a Glock 17, its fairly blocky so thought it might be an ...
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