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How to bind these extra buttons on My mouse [closed]

Hello, so I was trying to assign buttons 4 and 5 (shown in the picture) but I couldn't, in the UI it shows that they are assigned but they don't work, any suggestions? :D
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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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Rotate view does not work while knife tool is active

I have reassigned rotate view on Right Mouse button everywhere and replaced Right Mouse key maps to ...
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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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LMB doesn't work in blender

Left Click works 1 out of 10 times (approximately). Problem in blender only. All other mouse buttons work fine Video link What have I tried: Turn off Emulate 3 button mouse Change select with mouse ...
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How to invert trackpad navigation direction with Python in 2.93?

this is a new "bug" that Blender "fixed" by removing the option to invert the trackpad navigation direction: https://developer.blender.org/...
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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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Adding Event to a Handler

I added a handler to check when certain objects are selected. How would I add an event check, so the handlers only activate when a specific object is selected after a mouse click? I am working on a ...
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Hovering Over Navigation Widget Creates Runaway Zoom

I've just started using Blender (2.92) on a MacBook Pro 16". As some others have reported, I too get the runaway zooming when using a scroll wheel, and I've tried two different mice. But I have ...
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Mouse movement behind the scene

I want to for example scale the object. If im dragging it after passing on the right side, it should appear on the left and continue. But what happens is that it appears and model get scaled like it ...
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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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2.92 Inverse Trackpad Movement?

I just installed 2.92 and it has inverted my trackpad movement in the viewport. Edit>Preferences>Navigation>Orbit & Pan There used to be a setting for 'Natural Trackpad Movement' it isn't ...
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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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Summary of touchpad / trackpad mappings?

I am attempting to follow the famous doughnut tutorials from Blender Guru, using a laptop with a touchpad / trackpad. I'm using Ubuntu 20.04 and KDE with Blender 2.82 (and Python 3.8.5). Preferences -&...
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3D connexion space mouse

After a couple of days of changing addon, my B2.83.10 stopped behaving it was supposed to. The spacemouse does not rotate (free or turntable) around the scene. It used to work. However, it does pan ...
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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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Select or deselect with mouse gesture

I can do this easy on Blender 2.79 I just hold Ctrl and drag the mouse to select some vertices and Ctrl + ...
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Blender copies objects when I double click

whenever I double click blender displays a message saying "Copied 1 selected object(s)" at the bottom bar.. I want to get rid of that as it is getting annoying. Help is appreciated, I am ...
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How do I scale indefinitely with continuous grab in Blender 2.8? [closed]

In Blender versions prior to 2.8, the "continuous grab" setting would enable me to scale an object indefinitely -- that is, when the mouse wrapped around the screen during a Scale operation, ...
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Mouse cursor not snapping to mesh

Recently when I grab a mesh in blender my mouse does not snap to it. What I mean is that the mouse cursor stays where it's at and moves the mesh from a distance. I don't know how this happened but I ...
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Shift/Ctrl: Bind to mousebuttons 4+5 as secondary key

I'm using a 5-button mouse and like to assign Shift to MB4 and Ctrl to MB5. I could do this with the mouse software (Razer Synapse) itself, but often it does not switch back the profiles and I have ...
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How get mouse position for a custom selection script in Blender 2.8/2.9? [closed]

I`m trying to make script that selects objects with the same property. Operator "bpy.ops.view3d.select" selects only in the zero position (0,0), and function "event.mouse_x" ...
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Edit mode cursor is too small too see

Just updated to 2.83. Before this I know that there was an option in the interface to tab of the preferences to enlarge the edit mode cursor. Now I can't find it and am losing sight of the cursor ...
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Random times unable to rotate

At random times rotating around an object with the mouse wheel will not work. Sometimes it randomly works again. I've tried enabling/disabling three-button mouse, recentering the cursor, resetting the ...
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How to undo/redo using my mx mouse's thumb button

How can I have the undo/redo function using my MX Mouse thumb buttons, similar as I'm using them in Firefox (forward/backward)
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is there a simple way to know your mouse coordinates in 3D world space while hovering?

I'm wondering if there is a way to know your mouse coordinates while hovering. Without having to query the position of the 3D cursor? For example to show what I mean, see below image of another ...
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How can I move inside the scene with a midle mouse without limits?

I need to record a camera movement by using the mouse (scrolling or ctrl + Middle Mouse) but the problem is it just stops very quickly and doesn`t let me passing through the whole scene, is there a ...
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Scroll pop menu without mouse wheel

For example, when I have many View Layers in a scene: While there is a small triangle pointing down, no matter where I move my cursor to, the menu doesn't scroll. Clicking the triangle doesn't work ...
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Why is mouse accuracy so poor in Blender?

Just been trying some tutorials for a few days with Blender and it can be so infurating! Select this bottom poly (which has been split from the rest of the mesh by pressing Y) then trying to do a ...
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Rotating in the 3D-View using a linear mouse pointer displacement?

To apply some rotation to an object or an element, the usual method is to turn around the rotation center: This means one have to look at the current position of the mouse cursor in order to know ...
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Is there any way getting a more accurate behavior of the pie menus on hover?

The snapping menu specifically is giving me trouble when ever I hover over what I want it just doesn't seem to highlight correctly. I've never been a fan of pie menus they seem to slow me down as my ...
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How to Pan around the view port with/using mouse side buttons (Button 4,and 5) in blender 2.8?

Is there a way to pan and zoom with side buttons on the mouse in blender 2.8 ? I can't seem to get the "Button4 Mouse" and "Button5 Mouse" Keymapping working on the "pan view" option. Side buttons ...