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Questions tagged [objects]

Questions related to any kind of object. (mesh, text, curve, etc.)

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duplicate objects in animation

I want to copy some object in animation, like using a particle system. I mean at frame 10 copy a object, then at frame 20 copy again, and the first object not disappear. It is like a particle system,...
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Only rotates in Z axis

I'm trying to rotate my object but no matter which ring I click and drag, it only rotates in the Z axis. I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling Blender, and that doesn't work.
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I don't know how to get rid of this grid

I am trying to make bones for my character but when I use shift+A in edit mode I get a mesh displayed. Earlier I could make an armature bone, but now I cannot. Here is how it looks now: I would like ...
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Is the Duplication tab gone from the object panel in 2.80?

I was following a tutorial and came to a part where I parented a lamp to a curve in order to duplicate it along the curve using DupliFrame. But I can't find any duplication tab in the object menu. ...
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multiple objects scaling problem

I want to scale multiple things at once but the "center of Scaling" should not be in the middle of all obyects i selected but in the middle of each seperat/induvidual obyects center. do you know what ...
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Hey… I created something for blender and accidentally forgot to add a material to one of the objects [closed]

I went to the little "toggle window" or something like that and it said something like "produced error: plane 00.3 no material selected". I went to my little sidebar to find plane 3 so I could add a ...
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Rotating multiple objects in animation

I am trying to animate a drone with 6 spinning propellers in version 2.79b. I can make the props spin in object mode by selecting them and choosing individual origins for pivot center, however when I ...
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Reduce a box around cutout

I'm quite a rookie when it comes to Blender. My intention: I have quite complex shapes that I want to print as negative in 3D. I create a cube that completely covers the shape and with the "Bool Tool"...
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One of my objects doesn't appear in 3D View Full

For my imaging and modeling class, we are to make an animation as part of our final. I've imported 4 objects from Slicer into Blender and have the animation that I want down. However, one of the ...
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What could cause an object disapear only in Edit Mode?

I accidentally clicked shift+t. Then if I go to object mode I can see it.If I switch to edit mode It disappears.I tried to uncheck it in user preferences too and in object tab too. Maybe I ...
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Objects hides when drawing in full size [duplicate]

Objects partially hides when are modeled in full size. These ar 900mm high. It happens in every view.
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Can't thicken parts, slicers don't recognize said parts

I'm trying to 3D print a statue of a character that has a thin skirt. Problem comes in when I export and load it into a slicer, both Cura and S3D, it doesn't recognize sections of the skirt and won't ...
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How to fill in/collapse an indented cylinder onto a face

I'm new to blender so still figuring things out. I need to basically fill in the cylinder so that it no longer exists. I want to close up the half cylinder on the left, remove the edges in the center, ...
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Grass Particles don't show up

I am trying to do the Grassy Meadow Tutorial from Blender Guru and I run into a problem right at the start: The grass particles don't show up in the render but are visible in the viewport. I am ...
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Why could this graphical glitch happen in Blender?

I am using Blender for about 3 hours today, and I used it while live streaming. Note that my CPU usage is mostly at 100% because I have a low-end PC. And after that time I have encountered this: ...
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Array not looking smooth in render along a path

I have an array modifier attached to a curve with a curve modifier. I want to make the crease in between each cube smooth but it's not working. I've applied the array modifier and smoothed the faces, ...
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3D models show up as boxes

So I'm complete new to using blender cycles. I've seen others do it. I've watched tutorials. I've tried googling help. I've spent hours worth of time trying to figure this out, but I can't seem to ...
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Importing .obj into blender

I am new to Blender. I've tried to import .obj files into blender. I choose import and choose the .obj choice and then click on the files listed. When I click the folder containing the 2 files I ...
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Adding paths/vector lines to a 3D model

I am a surveyor looking to use drone generated point clouds or 3D pdf's of a landscape and add a visual path or vector to demonstrate an official route through the modelled landscape. Does Blender ...
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How to switch from ctrl-b render selection to default selection [duplicate]

Somehow I switched my default selection with Ctrl+B to a rendering window mode. How do I switch it back to default mode so I can actually select objects again?
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When I copy and paste objects they are joined

After pasting an object I make sure only one is selected, but both the original and the copy move together. I can enter edit mode and move one but they remain joined and ctrl+p to separate does not ...
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Cant move objects in object mode

I have no clue what i have done that i cant move the object now i was just editing stuff in edit mode, i only added a mirror modifier, but that's it. and now i cant move it on object mode - nor ...
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Can't export an OBJ

I use blender a lot to make people profile pictures for all different types of game, but mainly popular ones like Roblox and such. I'm not an expert however and I stick to simple designs like my ...
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Blender GLTF : which rotation values are really exported?

I am using https://github.com/KhronosGroup/glTF-Blender-Exporter in a script and trying to compare the exported rotation values. But none of them seem to match. Ie. for exported values in the gltf ...
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How to make a hammock?

How do I make an unoccupied hammock like this (just the geometry, no need for netting structure):
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Using two objects to control a third object's rotation (hinged landing leg)

I'm trying to set up a landing leg so that I can control the orientation + position of the actual landing foot by moving + rotating the two main vertical connectors, but I can't figure out a way to ...
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One Object Looks Like Material / Texture is Noisy [duplicate]

I have rendered a 2 min animation that I'm pretty happy with (my first go with Blender) using models I created. The render was great, noticed a few mistakes so I was going to do some more editing. I ...
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Alpha 2.8 remove doubles

I'm using alpha 2.8 (and I'm really loving Eevee, like, a lot). I signed up to ask the question - is there no default short key combo to remove duplicates now? I see that I can quickly add a shortcut ...
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Shading is all messed up

might be a bit off a noob question but how do I fix this? if I even can. Is it called shading? I tried smooth shading and that didn't fix it. Is it the faces changing so suddenly?
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OBJ Sequence Texture Mapping Problem

I am kind of new to Blender and I create and export OBJ sequences for Element 3D. Has anyone here ever exported an obj sequence after assigning different materials to the different animated objects? ...
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Python: Selecting vertices and separating them into new object

I have a mesh with millions of densely packed vertices, and I what I want to do is be able to bisect them into separate objects. What I struggle with is selecting the vertices I want to be separated ...
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Why the texture does not show on my object? [closed]

Here are my files for the stuff I show below: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/0fraun9z3psbges/AACu2uOLH4eCNEiU-cFfv3-la?dl=0 manual.obj has usemtl 2imagesconcatenated ...
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Merge two planes one above the other

New to Blender here! I'm trying to build a rudimentary race track with Blender 2.79b which currently consists in: a square plane subdivided n times to create a terrain which will have bumps a track ...
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Multiple objects in array

Just wondering if there is a way to use multiple objects in an array. For example first object would be a car, second would be a boat, etc. UPDATE hanks, I followed Robin' suggestion. Lukasz, ...
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How do you delete specific objects without deleting everything?

I'm sorry for asking such a simple question, but I'm new to Blender, and even after much research I couldn't find a solution to this problem. When I try to delete a specific unneeded object in ...
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I'm making a table Rounded Edges - Noob question

So I used a cylinder to make the table head but I've noted the irl table edges aren't just flat they tend to be a tad rounded I just need to know how to make the edges of this table rounded, I've ...
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Blender file size increses drastically after joning duplicated object and performs very slow

When i join (CtrlJ) duplicated (ShiftD) multiple object or mesh then blender performs very slow and file size increases too from 100mb to 1gb. Does anyone have solutions for this issue?
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Why is my render coming out this way?

So i've had some issues rendering my object. It seems to come out as a weird sheer type of color. No matter what i try to do nothing seems to work. I am guessing it has something to do with diffusion ...
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Objects move together [duplicate]

I'm trying to move one of the objects, but instead of just one moving, they all move.
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Unselectable vertex

Hi I have problem with my human-like something model. Basically I created it and scale to human size but there appear some weird line and its unselectable. The real question is why its unselectable ...
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Models extracted from gamre (LOL) get “mirrored”?

I just downloaded Ahri models which was extracted from League, then I used the tool called "lol2dae" to convert the original model file (.skn) to .dae file so I'm able to importing to Blender. The ...
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How do I export an object from blender to Unreal Engine 4 correctly? [duplicate]

Now even though I have an object imported in Blender and one that made myself but I can't seem to export them correctly. And how do I make scales match with those of Unreal Engine 4?
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Imported OBJ doesn't seem to render correct in object mode [duplicate]

i'm very new to Blender so keep in mind that this could completely be my fault ;). What am I doing wrong, i can't seem to fix this problem. To me it looks like it is a rendering problem, and not a ...
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Best strategy for hiding an object in a scene

Please excuse my newbie questions. I have a scene that has chairs. I don't want to delete them (in case I need them later), I just want to make them not visible at render, so I can composite a chair ...
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Bending pieces of an object

I'm trying to bend an object but I'm encountering some problems. I've used the bend modifier to bend the base but now i have to bend the "arms" and its totally screwing up when i want to add another ...
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Why some objects are not rendered in the final rendering? [duplicate]

So this is how it looks when I get a preview rendering in the 3D viewport: https://imgur.com/a/7r0Wk1k This is how it looks when I press render for a final result: https://imgur.com/a/rzbA0eO I ...
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How to prevent components fall apart during simulation?

Here is my file. It contains a small robot with some constrained joints (head, front leg, rear leg) When I turn off gravity and start simulation (animation with rigid body world), the components of ...
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object ray cast giving weird results

I'm usinga bunch of Vector locations from an xml and I'm ray casting them onto a single plane (with all transforms applied, so its not a system coordinates problem)in order to get their z coordinate ...
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Difficulties centering the object on the middle of the screen

I have some difficulties centering the object on the middle of the screen. Infact when I press the mouse wheel the view seems to fly away too fast. This is what happens : on the picture below you see ...
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Blender and DTS

I am trying to convert and import an item into a game. It is my understanding that to do so I have to convert item to dts I downloaded and installed the following items. (I realize that they are a ...