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Questions tagged [objects]

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

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Blender 2.8 problem with Archimesh

Whenever I try to import an object from Archimesh into my current scene, it shows the following error. Archipack works well but Archimesh doesn't. However, in a new scene, there seems to be no problem....
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Switching between different objects

I'm sorry if it's something basic, but I really don't know which keywords to look for, so I have to ask. Say I'm making an interior scene. I have three different types of chairs, three different ...
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Joining duplicate objects automatically

I'm trying to join several duplicates to the master object at once. Thank you. For example, I mean joining SOMETHING_1 and SOMETHING_1.001 together, and so on.
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Convert/assemble multiple VRML objects to one object

first of all: I am from Germany and my English is not the best. I am working with blender to visualize different objects in different file formats. The reason of this is my research with voxel ...
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Drawing moving object coordinate in x-z direction

I try to use Blender to animate an object rolling down a hill and draw its free fall coordinate in x-z direction. Is it possible to trace its path? Thanks
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Python - Creating a empty per selected object and get the selected object position, rotation

I want to know how can you do the following thing in python. I have a Empty(null or locator) I want to create one for every object selected then I want that nulls to parent or constraint to the ...
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Combine separate armatures

On the right side under scene I have a couple different armatures like armature.001 and armature.002 and bone. I was wondering how I make these all one object I'm trying to parent bone 4 to the neck ...
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How do I “group” objects so they all move together? (Version 2.8)

In other drawing programs, I can draw separate things and then “Group” them so they behave as one. In particular, moving, rotating, and scaling automatically applies to everything rigidly. The “...
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Export in object format via script. The default cube appears in the scene!

I am importing a x3d file and then exporting in obj format using this simple script ...
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I export an object with holes in it, but for some reason the meshes glitch. Why?

So I've been trying to create a model for a game that I'm playing. I tried making a custom model so I didn't have to deal with the stock model which looked very ugly, but everytime I export it, the ...
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Removing internal surfaces from overlapping spheres

I have a WRL model generated by a chemistry visualization program. In consists of many overlapping spheres. I would like to remove the parts of the spheres that are internal to other spheres. A ...
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Best way of connecting two meshes, one with many faces

I am trying to model a gas mask. I've made three separate meshes and planned on attaching them to the main head mesh. Those three comprise of the two lenses and frontal gas mask filter. But I've run ...
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Blender 2.49b crashes when right-clicking to select an object

After updating my Windows 10 tonight, I'm now having a problem in Blender version 2.49b where every time I try to right-click an object to select it, Blender instantly crashes and closes. 1 - Yes, I ...
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Hidden Objects Wont Un-Hide? [duplicate]

So I'm having an odd problem, I've spent a decent chink of today making a hollow knight charm in 3D and the way I made it involved making a lot of separate objects and a lot of the time I end up ...
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Issues in creation of 3D molecules having double bond in Blender using Open Babel

i have created 3d molecule using Open Babel and Blender but while creating molecules which have double bonds, double bond is not visible. i followed the following tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/...
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If I combine two objects by pressing Control + J, one side becomes strange

If I select two objects at the same time and press Control + J, one side turns strange. Why is this happening? Here is my .blender file: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1krNaVE55Fo-...
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When I bridged the edges of two meshes, they looked bumpy(for lack of a better word). How do I fix this?

If it’s possible, I’d like to make the edges look normal without removing the subdivision surface modifier. If not, is there any way to apply a modifier to only a certain part of an object? (Thank you ...
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Hidden objects in old scene?

I've got this old blender scene, last worked on it in 7.78 and I've opened it in 2.8 now to try and clean it up a bit. Basically, I've deleted most of the objects, as there were loads of instances and ...
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Are there any tutorials/resources for generating objects in random locations?

I'd like to write a script that places 3 objects of my choosing in random places in all xyz dimensions (with constant size, but varying rotations and locations) and I'm wondering where I should go to ...
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Why Do My Objects Render Without Materials? [Ceramic] [duplicate]

So, I'm trying to make some ceramic (copied some nodes from online) objects for a practice project, but I can't get it to show up when Rendering. I tried to simplify, just apply it to a sphere, but I ...
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Is there a way to make objects take up less memory?

me and my friend are competing in a game making competition, (a competition where you compete with other people to make games), and in this competition the smaller the game size, the better you are ...
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how to split an object into two

Beginner in blender. I am trying to split an object into two equal parts by bisecting it. However whenever I try to bisect it, Blender gives me the error message, "Selected edges/faces required." What ...
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Two trampolines - one renders - one does not. Why? [duplicate]

So I'm struggling with these two trampolines. For some reason, the big one renders - the small one does not. And I can not figure out why. Except for the size they should be exactly the same.
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modeling in blender units

Does it make sense to simply model in blender units? My thinking is if I model in blender units and just think of them as inches, feet, mm etc. Now if I want to append a "blender unit" object into a ...
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Some objects disappeared in the modeling tab after render

After rendering to see how my model looked so far, most of the objects in my scene disappeared from the modeling tab (using 2.8), they aren't hidden, alt H doesn't bring them back and they are set to ...
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How do I move the camera to a global location using logic bricks?

I'm using blender 2.78 and I have a scene set up with images laid out in a grid at specific global locations. The camera is placed looking down on the first image. What I need is a logic brick set up ...
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Can't Unlock from Constraint Z Axis

I am a very big noob at Blender. I make GFX for a game called Roblox, and I am currently working on a project to help a friend learn Blender. As shown in the picture, I was able to get the arm to bend ...
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Noob question: How to make objects brighter during design

Just started Blender and working through tutorials. Most things I've been able to find an answer to, but this I missed somewhere. When I'm working with created objects they appear dark. That ...
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Boolean Hammering My Anvil [duplicate]

I trying to do my second full project after finishing Chris Plush's Pretzel. So I am on to Blenderguru's anvil and have I stalled. Cutting the circular slots with a cylinder into the anvil built ...
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Geometry of one object changes (doesn't update) when I render the image

I have a problem, I'm finishing a project and suddenly I have a strange problem. Geometry in viewport looks like that: And in viewport preview render like that: But as I hit render, it changes a ...
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Are there such things as “root objects”?

For some reason, Shywu's model has what I can only assume is a "root object". After I exported her model as an FBX and imported her into Blender, the last object I placed/edited (an eye) was thought ...
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How can I change an object's color through its color property?

Usually I change an object's color by assigning a material to it. But I also noticed that objects have a color property which can be modified in the user interface with Properties -> Object -> ...
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What is the fastest way to create 28 x 28 x 28 individual cubes with its own material in python? Writing 3 forloops is too slow

Is it possible to create this many cubes without for loops? Is it possible to create and place cubes in the right location with a 3D numpy matrix?
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What is this dot?

I think this dot is the object's cursor. This is a cornice profile that I want to attach to a curve (path) and bevel. It appears the dot attaches to the curve path. Can this dot be moved to the corner ...
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How do I export an object (that consist of many parts), so its different UVed meshes are preserved?

I only know how to do a few things in Blender and I am stumped. I am trying to use Blender to convert fbx files so I can use them in another 3D program that has trouble importing fbx files. No matter ...
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Is it possible to get node data from a different object, than the one being rendered?

More specifically, if I have a curve that a specific object is following, and I want rendering to change based on a property of how far along this track that specific object is, can I pull the exact ...
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Posing: only one object moving, incorrectly

Apologies if I missed something. Newbie to Blender, none of my searches have helped yet. Perhaps I just don't know the proper terms. I finished a model, finished (I thought) rigging, and after setting ...
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Whats the Blender 2.8 command for adding an object to a collection using python?

I currently have a method that does: self.myCol = bpy.data.collections.new(self.collection_name) bpy.context.scene.collection.children.link(myCol) This method ...
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Why is Quick Explosion going backwards?

Example: https://gyazo.com/0bb3bba306114688b1ef48960887fd2b why is this going backwards ?? I only want it to explode on the same spot now to move Well i added a quick explode into that Cube ( castle ...
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Why my object is lying on the surface when I export file as OBJ?

I've made a 3D model (a snowman). I've saved it as a BLEND file and it was standing. After that I wanted to export it as an OBJ file. I viewed it in Microsoft Print 3D and it was lying. How can I fix ...
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Is it possible to have seamless material blending on two separate objects?

I'm looking for a way to make more seamless joints between separate objects when rendered with cycles. I've noticed that joining multiple meshes will create a seamless edge, even between different ...
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How can i remove verts in specific Group in VertexGroups via python?

i use Blender v2.76 and i try to remove vertices in specific Vertex Group via python ? my specific group is atm "Test123" (only example), i try now via python to remove the selected vertices from the ...
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Fading Colours in Blender Render

I'm trying to fade one colour into another colour in blender render without using cycles render. Someone please tell me there's a way.
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Object Swinging

This is a very beginner question, but I don't know how to word it. Let's say that I have a cube a distance away from my pivot and I set a key frame. Then, I move a couple frames and then rotate the ...
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Use a collection as object inputs in Animation nodes

i;m trying to use animation nodes for the first time. I've made a sub program which does what it's supposed to (scale objects up as a sweeper object goes past them in the X axis) , but How can i make ...
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How to trim wall to roofline [duplicate]

How can I trim this wall to the roofline? Thanks in advance.
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Can't turn off x-ray?

I've somehow turned x-ray on for all objects in my project, or so it seems. No matter which object I put in front of the others I will look right through all the layers of objects until I see the last ...
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Shining light through model in Blender 2.79, Cycles [duplicate]

How can I make this kind of light? Try to imagine plastic bottle of milk with light bulb inside of it, exact same thing (Like on picture)
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.obj's won't shadow

I'm trying to animate on Blender but before I do that I'm rendering 1st to test everything. I've added a .obj and a light object. The settings of the object have shadows able. I will be able to see ...
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Python batch/script to convert x3d format to obj format

In a Blender context, do you have any idea on how to convert x3d format to obj format using python batch/script?