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The Mirror modifier creates symmetry in an object along any arbitrary plane. Use this tag for questions about the use of the Mirror modifier.

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Weird Lines on Cycles Render

I'm pretty new to Cycles rendering and have been experimenting with it. I just rendered this robot, but as you can see, there are strange lines all over the glass texture and the first part of the ...
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Beveling the center with Mirror Modifier

I'm trying to bevel the center of my object but it is not going the way I want it to. I tried 2 different ways: I tried with the Mirror modifier but it creates a "w" shape. I want a soft &...
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Snap to face not working on mirrored vertices

Please excuse my ignorance, but I've searched this issue all over the web and have yet to find a fix that works. I'm a beginner working through a character modeling tutorial on YouTube and am at the ...
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How to add faces while using a Mirror modifier?

While I was making this chair leg I wanted to add faces on the front side of the leg (picture), but I couldn't or they were quite glitchy. How do I solve this?
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make hard corner rounded(mirror-modifier)

I am currently modelling a Mauser C96 and have a problem to make rounded corners even though I am familiar with the bevel tool. I want to make the front rounded like it is shown in the other picture. ...
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Mirror transform applying from object centre point

So I'm creating a character model where I've been utilising the mirror modifier to project the parts of the body from one side onto the other successfully, however, I'm having issue with the hand. ...
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Cube appearing around mesh in Object Mode, but not Edit Mode

I have this strange cube that doesn't appear while I'm in edit mode. The mesh has a mirror modifier attached to it, but even if I apply it the cube remains. What am I missing here? CUBE No CUBE
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How do I properly align my vertices on the global axis to allow the mirror modifier to work?

I am trying to apply the mirror modifier on my model, however when I do it shows a split, despite having the clipping toggled on. I changed my pivot point to 3d cursor and pressed these keys ...
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Mirror + Subdivision Surface just breaks after i merge 2 objects

Well.. I was just modeling and ran into a problem that I couldn’t find a solution to on the Internet. I have one object for a body and one for a hand. When i join them using Ctrl+J everything seems ...
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Mirror edit mesh, after UVs are done

I am coming from Maya to Blender. I know I can apply mirror modifier on mesh, and it will automatically mirror from the side I am editing. Maya also has that, but it also has a mirror tools, that can ...
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How do I apply an armature to a model with a mirror modifer with pre-assigned vertecies?

I am making a model for a game that uses the mirror modifier as I attach the armature to it. All the bones and vertex groups have been labeled correctly. However, the issue is there are no vertices on ...
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Mirror modifier issue after applied

I am new to blender and I am currently working on a fun project. I used the mirror modifier here and I didn't notice the issue days after applying it when I was weight painting. I noticed that there ...
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Asymmetrical details in symmetrical object

I have a symmetrical object with the mirror modifier and I want to add asymmetrical details to it. Is this possible without applying the mirror modifier?
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Point of junction. How to remove seam

I have an issue when modeling ring with Mirror and Curve modifier. How do I fix this?
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Mesh become weird when added to vertex group

im still new in using blender, i was following this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tI1uObIx4lM&ab_channel=3DJeffAllen) to make the model, but when i trying to add shoulder mesh to vertex ...
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procedural eyeball turns from transparent to white when moving the origin to the world origin

My procedural eyeball turns from transparent to white when moving the origin to the world origin (center of it all), I have to put the world origin at the center of it all in order for the eye ball to ...
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How to separate multiple mirrored objects?

I am working on doing 2 separate models of a bionic limb (left and right) I am trying to mirror the left leg so I dont need to model both but when i apply the modifiers to the objects, it makes a ...
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Weird deformation when scaling mirrored cylinder

I'm modelling a character, so far so good. The only problem is in the body part, which is just supposed to be a cloth robe or alike. The whole thing is mirrored so it gets symmetrical, but when trying ...
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Difference between mirror modifier and creating collection instance

I was wondering about the difference between using the mirror modifier to mirror an object around the main object, and creating a collection instance then rotating the duplicates around the main ...
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Using To Sphere with Mirror modifier enabled

I'm editing a mesh with a Mirror modifier on the X axis. I want to apply To Sphere (Alt-Shift-S) to points that lie on the mirror boundary. I expect the whole shape (the part I'm editing and the ...
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Use Mirror modifier but keep the UVs

During my project I discovered that something was not mirrored properly, the problem is that I had already done texture and UVs for everything, so if I cut in half and put a mirror modifier it puts ...
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Weigth Paint on mirrored cubes

I created a mirrored object (lets say, left hand and right hand) and setup a bone for each one. Now when I want to weight Paint on the left hand by select the bone on the left, I only able to paint on ...
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Are there any way to get mirror modifier for camera with geometry node now that everything node have started to land?

I wish to generate synthetic data for analysis of structure from motion scene reconstruction for a rig of cameras that look like that: As you can see, my two cameras should act like if there were a ...
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How to merge these pairs of vertices?

These two objects were created with an applied mirror modifier. I would like to join them up by merging the pairs of vertices on each row. I tried "merge by distance" but it took no effect. ...
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Exporting mirrored animation

Animations that work in blender are lost in gltf format, presumably because the mirror modifier is no longer applied dynamically during the animation. These are animations where I move around in the ...
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Question about mirror modifier

I was doing this model with a tutorial. However, when I used the mirror modifier along the x-axis, no object appeared, and for the y-axis, the object stuck to the original object. Is it normal? x-axis:...
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how do i get rid of this "ridge" completely, without really changing the shape of the mesh?

how do i get rid of this "ridge" completely, without really changing the shape of the mesh?
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What is the difference between checking X/Y/Z under Mirror in the side property panel's Tool's Options vs Creating a Mirror Modifier?

it seems that there are two mirroring functions. One is from the Tool side property panel's Options and the other is under Modifier's Mirror. What is the difference between the two?
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Why does my mirror modifier work like this?

I don't understand why mirror modifier rotate my model. How i can fix that?
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Show / Hide Mirrored Loop Cut

I've been following a course online where Loop Cuts are used. In the demo, the instructor creates a Loop Cut on an object that has a Mirror modifier. As the instructor moves the Loop Cut, the Mirror ...
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How do I reverse-find object dependencies?

How do I find everything referencing an object so I can update them? (i.e. mirror mods, etc.) I'm a newb who's gotten carried away building a house. But it's getting big and I'm trying to organize and ...
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Mirror modifier and shading issues [duplicate]

I’m new to Blender. With the ear picture below, what do I do about the ring around the ear? Also with the head I can’t seem to figure out how to get rid of the line going down the face after I ...
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Most efficient way of creating a mirrored set of limbs/details?

So I'm creating some limbs on a model as seen in the image below. I'm creating the left side and then using a mirror modifier across the body. When it comes time to animate/export I apply the mirror ...
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Why is the X and Y axis on the mirror object not symmetrical

Recently I have return back to blender and try to make a pillar, however when trying to mirror a certain object, I used the [Mirror object] and set it to the pillars but instead of the object ...
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Object got unwanted lines

After joining the ear to the head by using bridge edge loops the structure got these unwanted lines. Please help to solve this issue. Blender stack exchange:
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Separate by loose parts not working?

For some reason, trying to separate by loose parts in my project doesn't work. I can hit the button as many times as I want, but the pieces stay mirrored together. Specifically, I'm trying to separate ...
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Mirror items on a model

When trying to apply object locations to this mirrored object it makes the "x" part of the mirror it goes far away from where it should be. And when I rotate the entire object all mirrored ...
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For some reason there is a line in the middle of my model

I think the line might be be because I used the mirror modifier... EDIT: Picture with modifiers
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How to remove the line in my model?

There's a line that runs in the middle of the snake's head. I applied the mirror modifier and I believe the line appeared. Any idea of how to remove it? File: https://wetransfer.com/downloads/...
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Why is there a partial seam on my Mirror modifier?

I've been banging my head against a wall for an hour about this, and I have no idea what could possibly be causing this. There's a seam running down the middle of a mirrored mesh that only appears ...
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Symmetry breaks on mesh after applying solidify

I am attempting to apply a solidify modifier on a mesh. The goal is to use this solidify to create stylized outlines on the mesh. I am using a vertex group to control the strenght of the solidify. On ...
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i used boolean tool on one side of the mesh but when i try to mirror the same boolean effect on the other side, mirror modifies did not work

I tried to mirror boolean effect to the other side of the mesh, but it did not work.
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Problems with vertices in blender

I'm new to the world of Blender and I recently added the Extra Object addon which allows me to add Single Vertices quickly. I was creating a handle starting from the single vertex with the mirror ...
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I want to make my model to the other side

In the robot tutorial , ryan is working on the right side , for some reason I m working on the left side. Is there a way to work to the right side, instead of left side, without repeating everything ...
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How do i flip vertices onto the other side of a mirrored object

I'm need the vertices on the other side so I can connect them to the bangs
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Mirror mesh with hair particles

I tried mirroring a mesh with hair particles, but only the original works properly. I tried moving the Mirror modifier to the top of the modifier list, which still doesn't work. Any solution for this ...
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Ridge down middle of model when sculpting using a mirror modifier

I am attempting to create a simple human face as a practice, but I keep getting an odd line down the centre of the object. I am only using a mirror modifier on the object and haven't done anything to ...
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I want to mirror without merge

Is there any way to apply mirror modifier without merge the 2 objects? I know that I can separate it later, but I need to use it in several pieces and all need to be separated at the end.
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Mirror modifier works incorrectly

Hellow!  I've got the following problem with the mirror modifier:  After applying the mirror, it kinda of duplicates an object. I've applied rotation, set origin to geometry or 3D cursor,turned off/on ...
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Mirrored side is going through original side [duplicate]

I applied a Mirror modifier onto an object and I get this problem: