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Blender 4.1 right click moving changes, how to revert it to how it was on previous versions?

Previously, when you had Select with mouse button set to Right button, you could pick any object/vertex/edge/face and just move the one you clicked on, but now they changed it so that if you select ...
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Python Centering Mouse X Y Coordinates To Operator

I am trying to get familiar with the modal operators in blender and want to create some kind of custom trackball rotation. When I set the rotation euler values to the mouse_x and mouse_y event values, ...
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How to adjust tool via mouse after first use?

Say for Blender 3.x+ versions, while using edit mode tools such as scale, bevel, extrude, etc, a side operator menu shows that allows customization and extra control over the tool's behaviour. Now ...
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How do I bring back N-panel tabs wheel scroll?

I've been using Blender 3.0.1 for a long time and finally decided to upgrade to the latest version. I have imported my previous preferences, everything else seemed fine, but to my despair I've noticed ...
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How to enable Edit Tool handles when Middle Mouse is Pan?

Something about the way I've created a quite 3ds Max like navigation system in 3.6 has meant that I can't operate the handles of tools like Shrink/Fatten. Is there a setting that enables some other ...
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frame_change handler called on mouse press and release event when scrubbing

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Mirrored Left-Click Select

So I'm going to change my life tonight by flipping my right and left mouse buttons for my system. Only problem is my Blender set up is currently Right-Click Select as is just and true. When I flip the ...
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Left click causes 'rename active item' in viewport and scene collection

I am having trouble in using left click in the viewport. Left click causes the rename dialog to open and hence I cannot select and deselect any object. It is very annoying as the left click is not ...
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I cannot emulate 3rd mouse button on MacBook

Attempting to use a trackpad without a 3-button mouse. From this forum and others I see going to Edit | Preferences | Input | Check emulate 3 button mouse And choosing Emulate 3 Button Mo.. selecting ...
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Setting mouse cursor in blender bpy

I have written the following code to programmatically set the mouse to specific locations. It works fine in the blender console but when I run in as code nothing happens, no errors are thrown. I have ...
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Use 2 mouse buttons at the same time?

I want to bind the pan function to Alt + L Click + R Click, I used to have it bound to Alt + Middle Click, like in Maya, but my carpal tunnel has been getting pretty bad latelly and not having to ...
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I can't customize my Logitech Mx Master 3 for Blender 3.5

I use logitech mx master 3 I customized my mouse buttons for Blender. I was using it Blender 3.4.1 and there wasn't any problem. But it doesn't work on 3.5. Logitech Options app is updated. I ...
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Infinite (event.mouse_x - self.init_mouse_y) value scrolling?

I'd like to allow for an unlimited mousemove delta value in my python add-on, similar to how you can press G to move the default cube in blender and you can move your mouse outside the 3d view and it ...
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Is there a way to adjust the interface to Blender's File Explorer?

case is: In Blender 3.4 when trying to import a file, the right scroll bar is animated to become wider when hovered, but still this scroll bar is very thin..., so scrolling there is like walking a ...
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Getting the global coordinates of a vertex from mouse location

I have a some code here that I combined from other people to test out implementations on how to get the correct global coordinates of the vertex that your mouse is hoovering over. There are 2 ...
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Program Stuck in Duplicate Linked Mode - Lost School Work

I'm teaching an animation class using Blender, and I have had several students encounter the following problem. Somehow they lock the program into a mode where every time they left click it duplicates ...
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How do you disable the alt+ mouse wheel scroll = moving frames in timeline. I end up accidentaly keying on the wrong frame with this

How do you disable the alt+ mouse wheel scroll = moving frames in timeline. I end up accidentaly keying on the wrong frame with this.
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The number of loop cut didnt increase when i use scroll wheel up and down

I have watch several tutorial that say when using loop cut by using Ctrl + R, we can increase and decrease the number of loop cut by using scroll wheel up and down, but when I scroll, nothing happens. ...
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When click my LMB, it keeps split areas

When I click the LMB, it keeps split new areas that I can't select an object now. (As status bar shown in the left-bottom.)
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Blender pen tablet wheel not working

the language may be strange using translator. Please understand. If I register the mouse wheel key through the shortcut key of the pen and press it to write, it works only about 1 out of 3 times. If I ...
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"Magic Mouse" is Fidgety

Recently purchased a MacStudio and a "Magic Mouse." The Magic Mouse is fidgety. I'll click 7 for top view and it will "move?" Has anyone had similar experience and able to correct ...
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Frame problems with video recorded using Camtasia

I'm using Blender only as a video editor. I've recorded several screen captures using Camtasia with 25 fps. They are encoded as AVI files with the video codec "TechSmith Camtasia Screen Capture (...
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Extra mouse buttons not working anymore

The mouse thumb forward/backward buttons -mapped as Button4 / Button5 Mouse- aren't working anymore. Any ideas where to investigate? Otherwise the buttons are working e.g. ...
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My midle mouse button is broken

My midle mouse button is broken, is there a way to use the orbit with another button?
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Changes in the mouse button

Until now every time I pressed the right mouse button it showed me a long menu that includes copying and pasting etc, but suddenly it shows me a 'new collection' - how do I go back to the previous ...
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Access main menus without using the mouse

I am new to blender and there is something I couldn't find in the documents. How can I access all the main menus and sub-menus just using the keyboard? I read the documentation on menus and there it ...
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Cannot directly grab and move a vertex with the G + mouse

I'm really new to Blender (v2.93.6 on ARM Mac) so I'm following tutorials on YouTube. I'm trying to move a selected vortex with Grab + Mouse movement but this opens a little menu (called Move) in ...
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I click just outside an object and it automatically selects the closest vertex or edge, why God?

Out of nowhere, whenever I hit the mouse button next to a vertex, edge, or face, it automatically selects, without the need to click right on it - so when I try to select multiple vertexes that are ...
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How can I assign Rotate View Direction to SHIFT + mouse wheel instead of SHIFT + Numpad 4 or 6?

Currently in Blender 2.93, probably since blender 2.7... there's no precise way of rotating blender viewport like displayed in the screenshots... except for the keys Shift + Numpad 4 and Shift + ...
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BGE Python: Mouse Sensor Error

I tried to program something that makes the camera look at the mouse for one of my games, but it keeps giving this error on line.7: ...
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Where is the "context.window_manager.keyconfigs[0].preferences.select_mouse" in version 3.0?

Where is the context.window_manager.keyconfigs[0].preferences.select_mouse in version 3.0? I have updated to Blender Alpha build for v3.0, but my old code no longer ...
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Mouse cursor is virtually invisible [closed]

How can I make this mouse cursor more visible in edit mode? Right now it's pretty much unusable. ...
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Cursor in new project is selecting attached geometry, not one face or edge?

I've been working with Blender for about a year now, teaching myself how to 3d model etc. I've never had any issues with the mouse until today, when i opened a new project and started. The cursor ...
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Left click not working on various places

I am experiencing a very weird behaviour since I installed 2.9.3 although I' m not sure this has something to do with the version per se as the same behavior started happening with previous versions ...
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Inverting mouse direction

Where can I find the "invert mouse direction" setting that used to exist? With 2.92 the direction of scroll is reversed from previous settings and there doesn't appear to be a way to fix it. ...
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Blender locks my mouse to the center of the screen

I'm trying to use Blender through Steam Remote Play. I have tried other solutions including Teamviewer and Parsec, but Steam Remote Play gets the best performance for me. The issue I am having is that ...
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Movement not working on Macbook [duplicate]

When I try to zoom in/out or move the view, nothing happens. All I can do is spin in one stationary spot. I've tried using a mouse, I've tried restarting my computer, and updating Blender to the ...
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How do i toggle off this weird cursor tracer when in texture paint mode? (Blender 2.8 LS)

i got this weird cursor thingy after messing around with my keyboard when blender crashed. This only shows up whenever I left click.
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After pressing, I think, "y", in Edit mode, my cursor looks weird. Does anyone know why?

It looks like a cross, and makes me feel slightly uncomfortable and afraid something is wrong.
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How to reverse mouse settings

With the new release, my Magic Mouse scroll direction has reversed. No setting in input or otherwise will reverse it. Why did this happen? The settings seem to have no impact on the mouse behaviour.
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Can't select loops, ALT+Left Mouse moves View

I can't select multiple loops, because whenever I hit "Alt+Left Mouse" or "Alt+Shift+Left Mouse", it moves the view instead of selecting loops. I've been trying to solve this by ...
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How to add a specific amount of loop cuts without the mouse

I am working on a blender project where I have a cube in which I want 14 loop cuts. Blender 2.8 can do exact loop cuts with scrolling the mouse. My Question is: Can you do this without a Mouse?
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How to have less tired finger muscles when using Blender?

As an old 3ds max user, I realized that Blender is tiring my finger muscles more. Why? I am pressing my right hand finger to the mouse button AND with my left hand finger, I am pressing to Ctrl, for ...
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SpacePilot Pro 3D Connexion

I am completely puzzled with the Space PilotPro 3Dconnexion. Whilst I have CADMouse pro by the same company, the same works perfectly fine. However, on my 2.83.9 the Space Pilot Pro stopped working in ...
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How can I precisely set my mouse location for tools which use it?

I'm learning the bend tool. It works by having you start with two points in space. One of them is the 3D cursor, and the other is your mouse cursor. The line that connects determines what your ...
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Redragon gaming mouse not recognizing Button[N] Mouse

I have a Mouse Gamer Redragon Impact M908 that has 12 buttons on the side but Blender is not recognizing those buttons. It should be like Button4 Mouse but it only ...
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Mouse click released immediately on drag; can't drag nodes

I've recently switched to Linux Mint from Windows. Everything in Blender is running fine, except for the fact that I can't seem to hold down 'mouse drag' operations. I click, hold down the mouse ...
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Click on mesh coordinates in python API

Is there a way to get the exact coordinates where you click on a mesh in python code? Faces can be big, so the vertices are not really good enough.
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Lasso Select not working when using with RMB selection (bug?)

Upon installing and launching Blender 2.9 (or 2.8) for the first time, one is presented with this choice: Select with Left Mouse Button or Right Mouse Button? Blender 2.9 splash screen on first launch:...
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Weird issue with LMB on caps lock

Running Linux and using a small Python script globally in Xorg to bind left mouse down + up to the caps lock key. I use this because of RSI and the buttons on my trackball are crap. It just works with ...
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