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A panel is a user interface organization element. It provides categorization by separating displayed elements

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Hiding Entire Panels and Other Elements from the UI

I'd like to hide the vast majority of the user interface. The users of my addon are biologists who are often quite intimidated by computers, so I'd like to limit the confusion on the screen to just ...
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Numpad Buttons Panel

A question arose recently regarding the numpad. Below is the code that produces panel shown in the image Have used a 3 column column flow and added the extra row and column with double sized keys. ...
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How to remove a certain operator? [duplicate]

In short my question is how can I remove/delete an panel/class/operator which: a. I don't know the full name b. and I don't know where it is stored in Blender system. In other words, how I can undo a ...
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How to force a redraw of a panel in the 3D_View

I have a panel in 3D_View that shows the current file and allows the selection of a new file. When the file is selected, the panel needs to redraw. How do I force a redraw? In Operator.py file ...
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Is there a way to optimize tool panel?

I have too many addons so there are many tabs in the tool section. I would like to organize those somehow
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How to make a text box active(Similar to rename by F2) in blender python?

I have a panel that pops up when a user presses some shortcut key and the panel has one text box(row.prop(....)).Now i want to make the text box active so that when the user presses the shortcut key ...
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Texture tab/properties panel missing 2.82/2.91

Texture tab/properties panel is missing. When I open a new file, it's there. It's definitely something to do with the file, because it's the same story after opening this file in 2.91 and 2.82. Also ...
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How to hide a panel that appears twice? [duplicate]

I'm making an addon where I added a panel to a popover button. See the following example: Here we can see (in image number 2) a popover button in Shadows. This panel is shown only on this button. I ...
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how to ad a panel in the properties/data Speaker specific

I can't find anywhere how can i add the panel of an operator in the Speaker properties data tab only. it appears in all other objects data tab and i can't find a context list ...
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Adding custom property to object

I am trying to add a custom property to my panel. The custom property should look like the ones for scaling the object (sliding bar). Here below my code so far. As you can see, I managed to implement ...
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Why is merging interface's area by aiming at the corner and then dragging them with LMB so inaccurate? [duplicate]

When I try to merge the interface areas by dragging from the corner, it either merges them, or creates a new area. I don’t understand how it works, it’s like the principle of randomness - sometimes it ...
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How to display number of users in object properties panel? 2.91

After updating to 2.91, I can no longer see a user number in object properties, when using Duplicate Linked (Alt+D). Is it possible to make this feature work, like in previous versions? Here's how my ...
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Check that a plugin is installed and enabled [duplicate]

I'm a noob for scripting, just starting ... sorry for that :) I would know if there is a way to check if a plugin is installed and enabled The context is I would reorganize the N-Panel a little better ...
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Draw existing panel in pie menu

I seem close but can't quite figure out how to draw an existing panel, in this case "VIEW3D_PT_sculpt_context_menu" in a pie menu. using ...
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Is it possible to determine the UI panel class that is parent/host to an operator when its button is clicked?

I'm dynamically registering a variable number of panel classes, all sub-classed from a custom panel class that includes an operator. Thus all the new panel sub-classes contain a button that executes ...
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“panelized” procedural material

i'm working with a rust procedural material from another tutorial. I need each panel of my mesh to display an instance of the material, rather than having it connect across edges. That is to say, how ...
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How to create a panel with different properties for different objects

In Blender when I select an object and I change any setting, the other objects are not affected, but when I create a panel with properties from bpy.props, changing an intProperty on one changes it on ...
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How can I change the order of N-Panel tabs?

I want to be able to re-order the items and add-on tabs in the N Panel. For example, I use the add-on "Asset Management" a lot, so I would like it to appear first or second in the panel. How ...
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How to create a subpanel that has a checkbox - Python Blender [duplicate]

I am creating an Addon with Python and BPY, and I would want to have something like this: How are these things called? Subpanels? I have been looking and couldn't find any info. I would like to know ...
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General Python UI help [duplicate]

Ok, I've looked all over the place and I'm really stuck. I would like to have a panel with some input variables (like height and radius), which can be typed in. Then I would like a button that, when ...
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Python panel source code [duplicate]

I saw a tutorial where the guy right clicked on any object in the GUI (he chose Transform->Translate) and he got the Python source code for that panel with an indicator for the line where the ...
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How to control spacing/alignment of Label + Horizontal Enum Property?

I would like to achieve the layout of this panel but I'm having some issues. The example is from blender's Bevel Operator. As far as I can tell it's just an Enum Property without the enum_flag since ...
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bpy.types.PropertyGroup properties not updating when changed in Redo Panel

EDIT So after some more reading I now have the following, but still cannot modify any of the values... ...
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Blender output to 'INFO' panel

I have two operators which is subclass of Operator first draw dialog window and has button which call the second operator with ...
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Where i can find this properties panel in blender 2.79

i am trying to find this properties panel in blender 2.79 but i am not able to find it, can you guys tell me that does this panel exists in blender 2.79 or not?
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Python UI show value in panel after generation random property

Help me please to translate generated random values in integer panel property. I understand that the execute function create a new object every time, but for this simple example will be fine if the ...
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Material Preview Doesn't Update in Custom Panel

I'm trying to get Material Preview out of the Custom Panel, but it doesn't update when I change Materials? can anyone help me? ...
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Why can't I create new window

Here is a screenshot of my screen. I have been trying to drag a window for a timeline for a while and can't seem to be able to drag out a new window no matter where I drag. Not in any corner or even ...
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How to use both UI_Previews_Dynamic_Enum & Icon?

I used the UI_Previews_Dynamic_Enum Template (in Blender 2.9), and it works. But now I want to use Custom Icons, so I have copied Template UI_Previews_Dynamic_Icon. But only one of two works. If it ...
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Python API - Panel INSTANCED Flag

I have 16 collections of properties that I would like to display in a list of panels. It seems that the old way to do this is to write and register a new class for each panel, even though they are all ...
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How can I hide the name of the variable related to a list box

How can I hide the name of the variable related to a list box i want the text in the red box not to be seen ...
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How to get Property Panel attached My Panel?

I want to get "Use Count" Panel to attach to My Panel, what should I do? I know its Class is "PARTICLE_PT_render_collection_use_count", as shown below. Hope to get help, Many ...
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How to draw a Panel only in the Shader editor node editor (object type based)?

Like the question in the title, I would like to understand how to place a UI Panel only in the Editing of the Material nodes So it would be "Shader Editor" in Object mode. At this moment the ...
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How to change properties panel layout

I've watched information of new 2.9 changes and noticed that UI is more friendly. I've downloaded version 2.9 and I still can't get what I saw. I Googled but didn't find anything. I have added an ...
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When calling self.layout.operator() no button appears

Using blender 2.83.2 blender my personal addons aren't working. Calling self.layout.operator() no longer causes a button to appear in the panel which breaks much of the functionality. Anyone have any ...
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Size of button operator

I've the next operator as button: button = row.operator('operador.sinoptico', text=bpy.data.scenes['Scene'].mispropiedades.eyelid_top_R) Are any way to setup the ...
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How to make custom “create options” panel in bottom left

I want a panel in the bottom left to accept "create options"; like what you get when adding an mesh object. I've got a panel but no combination of ...
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Python- Panel and Redo Panel Hooks and Method

i'm using 2.83.4 and if someone could point me to a tutorial on hooking controls from a panel and how to get the redo panel to work right, that would help immensely! HalfKill is basically the same as ...
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Object Reference in Addon Panel [duplicate]

i'm developing a Facial Rig Panel, And I need to get the reference to an object(in this case the Armature) in a custom panel, similar to this picture.Or Maybe tip the Name of the Armature in a Text ...
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How to remove a custom draw function from the Top Menu?

I've added a checkbox to the custom Blender UI Panel with a function assigned to it which is being executed on every checkbox update. The idea of that function is to extend Blender Top Menu with the ...
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How to reset a panel to its initial state

I've created a panel with a number of other panels into it. Using it, I open panel by panel for doing my work. Then I've added an operator to reset its properties to their default state. I'd like this ...
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Checkbox array functioning as one. How do you separate the checkboxes

I trying to see if this is possible. I want to have the ability to choose which frames to re-render with checkboxes. First issue I am having is that the checkboxes active and de-active together. I ...
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Facing Problem in drawing UI Previews Dynamic EnumProperty

I am trying to Draw Dynamic Enum property and I started using a one of the templates provided with the blender. What I am trying to do: I have a Folder Test 2 in which I have 2 Folders - Blends Icons ...
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How to make operator (button) use my properties on execute?

I'm trying to create a simple panel for exporting models to fbx. After going through the templates and getting to grips with the layout etc. I'm struggling to actually get the properties I've created ...
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How can I instance a group of classes in Python to create a unique panel, operator, and propertygroup?

I have four classes: Panel class Property Group class Operator class Object Builder class (in a separate file) These classes connect together to create an object builder panel, which takes 2D ...
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How can I control the number of sub-panel instances from an IntProperty?

I'm learning how to create UI panels in Blender. I have an IntProperty that I want to specify a certain number of sub-panels for. So far I here: ...
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Expand box/UI/drop down in AddonPreferences to show more user preferences

This Code works fine CodeManx:- https://blender.stackexchange.com/a/19158/78916, but how would I get this work in an AddonPreferences cutom boxex? I can get it to work but it references 'object' '...
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Child UI Panel appears at the bottom of its parent

How can I make a child UI panel to not appear at the bottom of its parent? IS this possible? I could only find the bl_parent_id to set the parent UI Panel. ...
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Add node color to popup panel

I am traying to add node color and other material property to my pop up panel, but i was only able to add the Material Viewpor Properties so far. Also, how do one go about finding out this? I was able ...
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Connect a folding door with an armature without deforming the door panels

I am building a horizontal folding door with segments that open like a concertina. Method: I first select the door segments then the armature. Cntrl + P "set parent to" / Armature deform/ ...