Questions tagged [object-mode]

Use this tags for questions about operations performed on objects when they are in object-mode, rather than any of the other modes, such as edit, sculpt and weight painting.

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How do I negate parts of a mesh? [duplicate]

Say I have a cube with cylinder in the middle of it, then I want parts of the cube inside the cylinder to be negated or removed from the part, is there a way to do this? Here is a visual reference of ...
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I have an object selection problem

recently I have this problem, I was modeling a character and out of nowhere I no longer had the possibility to select it, the strange thing is that when I go to the layer of the object and enter to ...
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How do I make this object round like the reference image?

I've been learning blender but I cannot get past this problem. I have this computer mouse shaped object here: So here is my reference image: What I'd like to do is make it as round as the given ...
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Refresh object mode from edit mode

How I can solve this problem? The mesh looks fine in Edit Mode and when the rig is in Rest Position: But when the rig is in Pose Position the right hand has bad deformation even if the model is still ...
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Nothing Happens with fluid simulation

I was learning from CG Geek's animation tutorial from this video at 8:45. When I played the animation, nothing happened at all to my creation, no signs of high viscous water trickling down the sphere. ...
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How do I make thin edges much more thicker without messing the inside of the object?

So I have here this object which looks like a cabinet. The problem is that the edge is too thin, which makes it unrealistic. A solution I have tried is to use the solidify modifier but unfortunately ...
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Blender 3.0 Undo all edit mode steps (Old Undo Behaviour)

In Blender 3.0, how can I change Undo behaviour so it undoes everything done in one mode? For example, if I make a bunch of changes in edit mode, switch to object mode, and press undo, it should undo ...
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Blender 2.79 to 3.0, Removed toolbar?

I'm a bit late to switching to Blender 3, but I had my reasons. Mainly to wait for improvements since a lot of necessary UI features were removed in the update, partially waiting for a critical addon ...
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When i create a new object there is no new layers [duplicate]

I'm trying to do a katana and I was'nt able to do a rotation on the cube who is on a cylinder, then I see that in fact my cube was considered as a cylinder like there both in the layers call "...
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There are extra Edge, in Object Mode

Orange Edges appear, in Object Mode. It breaks Subdivision. https://www.dropbox.com/s/29josc8s8jgv87r/head.blend?dl=0
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Are there some suitable add-on tools for measuring features of stl files?

I would like to measure certain features of imported stl files such as arc lengths, radii, centre of arc locations etc. What would be the recommended tool for this?
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Mode switch (Object/ Edit/ Sculpt) as regular menu, instead of pie menu?

I am looking for a hotkeyable menu to switch modes with. There are a couple of addons which do this using a pie menu (Machin3tools is shown below). But, I prefer a menu, for changing modes. Like ...
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How do I make my sculpture pop up when I change it to object mode?

I've been recently using Blender and I'm new to the program. I've been following a tutorial on sculpting. I create and object and I'm try to change to object mode. However, when I do It reverts my ...
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Object location different between Object and Edit mode

For some strange reason, the mesh between Object and Edit mode are in completely different places. Here, the model is aligned with the armature But here, the mesh is way off. I've applied ...
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join multiple objects together depending on the distance

Is there a way to select many objects and join only those that intersect or touch each other. For example, I have a scene with houses and chimneys (seperated objects) and I want to batch join each ...
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Random color streaks in Object View

when in Object view random color lines and layers shows up. somtimes it vanishes suddenly sometimes it stays. is this coz of any lag in processing?
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select an object in blender using python command

I'm having problem in working with various objects in blender. I'm writing a code to change the vertices of a object; but, it does not work when there are several objects at the scene, the problem is ...
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Blender 3.0.1: Can't Move Objects in Object Mode

I know this has been asked and "answered" elsewhere, but still... I'm using Blender 3.0.1-2 in Arch Linux, and I'm unable to transform an object unless I'm in edit mode. The only exception ...
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Render Object Mode Optics

Is it possible at all to render an animation (image sequence or video) in the object mode? So that you can only see the skeleton of the 3D models? Thanks! D.
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Creating Curves at the Joints of Objects

It is necessary to create a weld for the tank, for this I needed to create curves in the joint area using Python, then put welds in the curve. I know how to create curves manually, but there are 990 ...
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Unable to add bone in Object Mode

I'm trying to add bones to my two sphere objects, but even though I'm in object mode I can't add any bones. When I mouse over Armatures, I do not get any options to add bones at all. Can someone ...
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Snapping not working correctly in object mode

So, I'm having this problem that I'm sure is just some setting that I'm missing but I'm not able to find anything about it. So when I want to align the rotation of an object with the angle of another ...
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Fast sculpt doesnt appear

After following a sculpting tutorial for my first sculpt i hit N to access a panel where there is supposed to be something called fast sculpt. But it doesnt appear on my screen. Online i havent found ...
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Is it possible to display vertex normals in object mode?

I want to preview how vertex normals will look like after WeightedNormal modifier without actually applying it. Is there any way to do that? I am aware about Y.A.V.N.E. addon but it hasn't been ...
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My fog project doesn't show up either

I am trying to create fog but there is no fog where my project is, why?
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There is no Fog

I'm trying to make fog, but it doesn't happen where the objects are, what is the reason? I posted wrong image, problem is still the same. the bottom side is fog, the top side is not. :D
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objects disappear

When it moves away from large objects, it disappears into the darkness. How can I set the visible distance of objects?
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Sculpture turning black. (most likely beginner problem)

I recently starting using blender and I have been encountering several problems. i usually find the solutions on the Internet, but this time I havent found anything that helped me. After working for ...
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When I choose the shading mode, the under working view of the selection was hidden [duplicate]

I don't know what I did with the mouse, the under working view was hidden all of the selection, and I can't find it. How can I open the view of the under working view?
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Change active object line

Good Morning, I have Blender 2.92 and I think I have a problem with the orange lines that the active objects have in the 'Object Mode'. Active objects have a double orange line, but I have seen in ...
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Parts of my 3D character model keep vanishing [duplicate]

As i am editing and shaping around and cleaning up the object, vital parts like the entire legs at first, and now the chest as well, they are fully gone in sculpt mode, and edit mode. Why does this ...
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What is the easiest way to move object using 3 points (to have same transform for two objects)

Usually when I work with photogrammetry or in other usages, I need to combine two meshes that have different position, rotation and sometime even scale. The best way to solve this problem is by ...
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Pivot point will not move in edit mode when moving mesh, in object mode only pivot point moves not the mesh [duplicate]

I am a beginner in Blender. My pivot point suddenly looked odd. It has an y, x, y axis on it. When in Object mode the mesh refuse to move when I grab it with 'G'. When I am in Edit mode the pivot ...
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Shape keys changes only visible in edit mode

The shape keys changes are only visible in edit mode. It only shows the basis in object mode no matter what. Enabling the shape key edit mode also makes all my changes invisible. When I export the ...
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Why are vertices (selectively) showing - in object mode - where two objects adjoin?

My vertices are selectively showing in object mode (see first picture). The vertices that display in object mode are where two flat-plane objects adjoin with vertices that have been snapped. See ...
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How to cut a rectangular patch from an object?

I have an object in which a model is wearing a shirt. I need to cut an object from the front of the shirt such that the shape is rectangular and curved like the surface of the shirt like seen below: ...
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Unable to edit subivided version of mesh object

I 'm new to Blender and recently I started creating objects by using Edit Mode. Selected cube Subdivided cube Changed mode to Edit Mode Now I can't edit the object face
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My UV mapping changes when switching from edit mode to object mode

I'm trying to create a bottle with a label I made in illustrator. I exported the Label as a Png, and then wrapped it around a section of the bottle. I really like how it looks in edit mode, but when I ...
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Grease Pencil - Keyframes disappear in Object Mode?

I'm learning 2D animation in Blender. Keyframing works normal in all modes except Object Mode. Every time, when I switch back to Object Mode, and click any blank place, all keyframes disappear but the ...
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Textures look fine in edit mode but go crazy in object mode

Hi I'm trying to add a wood&paint texture to my house but when I try that blender goes a little crazy. I'm pretty new to Blender btw. I added a texture from Poliigon, smart UV projected my house ...
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Rotate a shape so that it is parallel with another object's edge

I have two shapes. Think of the bigger shape as the "chassis", and the longer, narrower shape as the "axle". Together they look like this: And, from the side, they look like this: ...
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How can I show the X and Y axes over this plane?

Image 1: Plane somehow hiding the axes I'm a newbie and I'm following the famous donut tutorials by Andrew Price aka Blender Guru. At part 6, Level 1 he instructs us to create a plane, but in his ...
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Filter objects by name without their parents

When I type object names in the "search bar" in Outliner, it shows not only the matched objects but their whole hierarchy: I don't want to know what's their parents and parents' parents. I ...
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3D cursor not moving

I don't know quite what happened. I was modeling and I suppose accidentally clicked on something, and now the 3D cursor (The thing in the middle with the red ring around it) stays in the middle. I've ...
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Capture and restoring the state of an area and the mode

Looking for a Python solution - Would love to make some basic macros using the Blender addon "Pie Menu Editor". Premise: How to store the current areas and mode state of Blender so it can be ...
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Object Particles not visible

i am currently using Blender 2.79 and when i tried to apply an object particle, it is not visible in Object mode (Solid) but actually visible in Rendered mode. I was adding sprinkles on top of the ...
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How to set Object mode without using bpy.ops in Python?

Is there a way to toggle bpy.context.mode directly, without using bpy.ops.object.mode_set()? ...
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parenting problem [duplicate]

please I try to make a parent between two objects, I select the two object and press ( ctrl + p ), but the parenting menu does not appear, and the program reject to make parenting
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Filter objects by type in Outliner

How can I filter objects by their types in Outliner? For example I want to show all the lights in the scene. This works for cameras, but not for lights:
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Addon keymap for Vertex, Edge, Face selection from Object mode

I'm trying to create a simple addon that creates a keymap that allows me to jump straight to Vertex, Edge, or Face mode from Object mode without having to hit tab first. I have previously setup the ...
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