Questions tagged [pie-menu]

Pie menus are radial menus that display the menu's options around the mouse cursor.

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Pie Menu simple script condition

I've been using Pie Menu Editor and I'd like to create one that activates only in object mode when nothing is selected. I did a lot of research but since I have no background in coding it makes it ...
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How to deal with pie menus that has many items?

I am trying to create a pie menu with 10 items/commands. My pie menu works but I have some items are overlapping in the called pie menu which makes me think that there is a logical/visual limit to ...
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Select Mode Pie Menu / rewrite for 2.80

Does anybody know how to make it work in blender 2.80 ...
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How to add a specific UI Header Menu as an item in a pie menu - Blender 2.8

I began using Blender 2.8 and started customizing it to my taste. I used to have a Pie Menu for Viewport Shading options, like Wireframe, Solid, etc. As well as other options such as "Use Matcap", "...
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Is there a way to add a custom Pie Menu in 2.8?

Is there a way to make a custom pie menu in 2.8? I'd like to add one for switching between trackball and turntable navigation. It gets very annoying going into preferences when you just want to use ...
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Custom hotkeys in pie menu (with out numpad)

Someone tell me how to change hotkeys in the Pie menu itself? The idea is to work only with right hand, not to reach for us and not to take hand off the mouse. That is, reassign numbers or replace ...
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Why “Save as” and “Export” is not working in my menu?

In this small menu example below, I'd like to know why "Save as" and "Export" are not working on my menu? How am I supposed to save as inside of a menu? What am I doing wrong ? ...
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How to control the angle of pie menu?

I have made a pie menu like this for my own usage But actually I want it to be like this: Are there any way I could do it?
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How to have a real-time feedback in a menu/panel/pie?

In the code below, I'm invoking a custom property that redefines itself every 1 second inside of a pie menu, but in the pie, nothing is in real time, it's "stuck in time", is there a way to make it ...
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How to access “use_transform” property of Nodes in Nodes editor and set it to “True” via python pie menu script? [duplicate]

I am creating a pie menu to access my most frequently used nodes in my node editor. I have successfully created pie menu but it doesn't have "use_transform" property set to "True" which enables us to ...
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How to make the a menu stay even after clicking on an item in the pie?

In this code I access a slider within the pie: ...
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How do I “shift select” from object A to object B in outliner?

An action i would do with SHIFT in many apps , here doesnt work...whats the right shortcut ? Thank you !
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A Disabled User in need of Suggestions/Help (UI Question)

I have a minor case if Cerebral Palsy which affects my left hand therefore using some of the keyboard shortcuts are impossible for me to use. I’m using Blender 2.8. Just a few Examples of the ...
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What's the shortcut key for snapping pie menu in blender 2.8

Just a quick question, what is the shortcut key for snapping in pie menus? If there is none, how to set one? Really appreciate it, thanks!
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help making a pie menu for selector types

I'd like to make C open pie to select circle lasso or box This what I brewed up so far: ...
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Missing display modes in “z” Pie Menu

In Blender 2.79 after pressing Z a pie menu with display modes (e.g. wireframe, material, texture, rendered) and shading options (smooth, flat) is shown. In Blender 2.80 beta only shading options are ...
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python: pie menu to display the pivot center modes

I would like to create an operator that would trigger a pie menu containing the "pivot center modes" in it (median point, individual origins, 3d cursor, ...). Now I could get started with the code ...
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How would one code a pie menu with an additional traditional menu beneath it?

What would be the nicest way to code(in Python) a pie menu in Blender 2.79 or 2.8, that would have another menu as an addition to the standard 8 pie menu choices? After playing with it for some time ...
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How to code a working Pie Menu for Sequencer?

How to code a working Pie Menu for the Sequencer? There has been coded pie menus for most elements in Blender, but not the Sequencer. I found this example, but it is not working for me. Nothing ...
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Pie Menu for Pivot Point

I want to build a custom piemenu wich contains the following: Proportianal Editing and Changing the Pivot point. There are already two pie menus, which does those options, but I have only one button ...
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Make a Pie-Specials Menu, dependent on selection type

I want to do the following with Python: I have 3 different menus, and I want them to appear, dependent on the selection mode. So when I'm in faceselectmode, I want with the same button a different ...
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Problems with pie menus

I'm doing this pie menu to help me texturing without the T panel, I'm new in all that and i need some help: Is there a way to split the right column in 2 or 3 or display it in horizontal? every time ...
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Pie menu goes away after selecting an option

For example when I used the pie menu to set the mode to edit mode, the pie menu immediately goes away after i select edit mode. How do I keep the pie menu floating even after multiple lmb clicks on ...
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Why doesn't my Custom Pie Menu work after restarting Blender?

So I would like to create custom pie menus. I have followed the tutorial by Sebastian Kónig that seems quite popular... but it's as if he leaves out the portion that tells you how to save it and have ...
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Pie Menu Box Overlapping Python Question

I've been trying to clean up a pie menu I created. As you can see from the screenshot, my menus overlap. I'm not entirely sure what options are available to me, I've created this looking at other ...
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Remove checkbox from prop in pie menu

I am working on a pie menu for texture painting but i've encountered something I do not understand. The code and image I have presented below shows a pie menu with a prop that enables mirror brush on ...
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How to add pie menu so it will load next time I start with blender

How can I add this pie menu from text editor to blender(2.78) so it will load every time. Script kiddie here so please explain in plain English. ...
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Which pie menus addon to use?

I want to use the pie menus addon, but confusingly I have two of them. The second is called "official", and it has a higher version number, but the first one seems to have a lot more hotkeys. EDIT ...
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Display popup of sculpt brush in a pie menu

Is it possible to display directly the sculpt brush popup using a pie menu? If I add the template_ID_preview in the pie menu I have to click on it to display the ...
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Pie Menu in 2.77?

I'm running Blender 2.77 on OS X. I'm following a book that was written I believe for 2.72, and they mention a 'Pie Menu' add on that can be enabled in the UI area of Add Ons in User Preferences. ...
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Why is Pie empty when no object in layer

Everything works perfect as long as the layer has an object, otherwise the Pie menu will be empty. Is that because I have a camera command in the pie and no object is present that could be used for ...
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Editing the official pie menus add-on fundamentally

I wanted to edit the official pie menus add-on so that instead of Click-Style Intraction ,releasing the pie key without moving the mouse would cause the key to continue its previous function (exp. ...
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Correct syntaxt to call object.draw_type = 'BOUNDS' as pie command?

I would like to use bpy.context.object.draw_type = 'BOUNDS' as a pie operator like in the following line: ...
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Why do scripts work when run from text editor but fail when run as an add-on

for example auto smooth set angle value fails when pie is run as an add-on but it works when run from the text editor this makes no sense to me or I cannot figure out what is wrong. here is a link ...
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How to add modifier to multiple objects via pie menu?

So here is my current pie menu. It works quite well but only on one object sadly. What would be the best way to design a poll function so that based on what modifier type I select in the pie it will ...
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How to combine row + columm in a pie box?

I assumed with defining each layout type I could stack a line of row above a set of columns but it seems not to work. You can see that the column is at position 8 and not below the rows at position 2. ...
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Is it possible to decide where menu is drawn next to pie button?

I would like the menu to showup left to the pie button and not right. Is that possible? pie.menu("edge.menu2", text="Edge Menu")
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Possible to combine a pie.operator and box.operator together?

Would it be possible to have pie operators along all 8 pie positions and below pie 2 have a column of box operators?
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How to properly overwrite Blender default keys with Pie Menu hotkeys

I struggle understanding how to properly overwrite Blender's default keys. Here are two PIE keyconfigs. S works perfect. But A does not work. I have to add SHIFt ALT and such to overwrite default ...
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How to switch “context area type” via Pie command? Object/Edit<>Nodes<>UVImage

In a Pie menu instead of switching just edit/object mode I would also like to swap out the content of the display like from 3D view switch to node editor for the selected object. But I have a hard ...
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Correct syntax for “mirror” pie operator in UV Editor as one operator

What is the correct way to in the UV editor perform an X or Y mirror as one command for a pie operator? ...
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Correct code for: set Snap to Pixel = True/False as Pie menu in UVEditor

I try to figure out how via a pie command one could set the "Snap to Pixel" = true or false inside the UV editor and struggle with finding the right way to write this as a code instruction. For the ...
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Inconsistent Python styling within pie menus

I have two scripts I've been making pie menus in the last few weeks and I came across a seeming inconsistency in how blender handles classes and their labeling. I have two examples. One is the ...
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When calling a Pie is it possible to do multiple LMB licks before it goes away?

for example when you include a menu with multiple options in a pie and you want to click two. After each LMB click the pie goes away, so you have to call the pie menu twice.
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what makes a Pie menu stay or instantly go away when releasing mouse and keys?

I encounter the issue that in my pie the RMB Pie stays open when releasing keys and mouse while the LMB Pie closes instantly I release a key or mouse buttong. I have no idea what triggers this. ...
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Struggling with Layout element order of Pie menus

I am sensing that there is an order or format issue in my script. The following sequence results into this pie layout with the two last commands starting at the 2 position. ...
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Is it possible to remain in Pie menu after clicking a check box?

Everytime you click a checkbox in a Pie menu or use a slider the Pie menu goes away and you have to call it again. Is there a way remain in it?
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Is it possible to execute two functions on a Pie button via an additional key pressed?

The mesh hide has two options, hide selected or hide non selected. So you need two buttons, but could it be possible to simply call the pie menu and then with an addition button pressed lets say RMB ...
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Ghost button for Pie menu

Pie menus work sorting / placing the buttons as it seems via 82467913 but this is not idea specifically when you have less buttons than 8. Is there a way to create invisible place holder buttons so ...
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Define pie operator menu position

I seem to be unable to find any information online about how to define a pie menu operator position. They seem to change a lot - for example the three button section flips position between 7 and 3. ...