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

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How to get to the pie menus?

With the pie menus, new for blender 2.72, I'm now wondering how do I get to them? I have tried some of the different keyboard shortcuts mentioned for the pie menus.
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Can the mesh select mode menu converted to a pie menu in Blender 2.72?

The release notes mention that it is possible to add pie menus. But I'm not sure how to do it. How could I convert the mesh select mode menu's appearance: to this?
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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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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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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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Adding sliders from UI to pie menu

I've seen some sliders working in pie menus but the one I'm trying to add to my pie script isn't showing up. Its the 'autosmooth normals' slider from the Object Data tab, under Normals (in the ...
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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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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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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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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 and limited viewport shading options (show subset of an enum)

So most code exmaples I find are using the option to list all shading options pie.prop(context.space_data, "viewport_shade", expand=True) But I would like to ...
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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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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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What causes the wrong value read-out in a Pie menu value slider?

Below you can see that the Normal size value is 737cm while it is actually only 37cm. Here is the code - any idea if this is a bug or a mistake I did? ...
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How can I put a custom property into my pie menu?

I'm playing around with pie menus in blender. I used the default pie menu template and customized it to suit. But now I have four custom properties on a model and I want to edit them with the pie menu....
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How change the Pie Menu Radius with python?

I want to change the pie menu radius using python, after some search I can access to that propertie using: ...
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Custom Pie Menu B3D 2.72b

I have the following code which is a modified version of the template for new pie menus however it doesn't function properly. ...
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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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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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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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Is there any way getting a more accurate behavior of the pie menus on hover?

The snapping menu specifically is giving me trouble when ever I hover over what I want it just doesn't seem to highlight correctly. I've never been a fan of pie menus they seem to slow me down as my ...
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Mesh / object mode with Pie menu?

The following command in edit or object mode is the same to create a new mesh cube: bpy.ops.mesh.primitive_cube_add I structured my pie this way but nothing ...
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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 create one?
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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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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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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. ...
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When pressing A it doesnt select all 2.81

It's the latest build v2.81.16 When I press A once it should select all but now i have to smash it at least ten times before it selects all but usually it just deselects everything. SO, how do I ...
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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 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 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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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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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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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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How to add a checkbox to a pie menu?

I have a simple pie menu and I have it setup to allow the user to change a custom property value. But I don't want the user to have to choose a value, I want it to be an ON/OFF. So I want to make a ...
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How can I display only one camera view option in a custom pie menu?

pie.operator_enum("VIEW3D_OT_viewnumpad", "type") - this gives list of views. I want only one "camera" button , not all from the enum (front, left, right etc.). ...
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Mesh UV pie menu

I'm trying to make a pie menu for select mode in the Edit Mode and UV Editor, it's a pie to select vertex, edges, faces and in the UV Editor there is also Island. The operator for the select mode in ...
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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 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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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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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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UV pie menu, need help with rip command (two functions in one)

I recently made a pie menu for the uv editor to speed things up. It's activated by clicking on the RMB. One of the command "rip faces" doesnt work the way i want to at the moment, here is what i need ...
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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 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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How to remove all pie menus in Blender 2.8?

I like Blender 2.79 - why? Blender 2.79 did not have pie menus shoved EVERYWHERE. In 2.79, there was an option to enable and disable them (emphasis on the disable). I find pie menus exceedingly ...
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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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Blender 2.81 missing pie menu

Yesterday I switched to 2.81 stable and now all Pie menus appear as usual except when I press Tab, then it only switches from edit to object mode and back, as if there is no pie menu add on installed. ...
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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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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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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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how to change a hot key in a add-on

recently updated blender to "2.82a" and figured out that the pie menu add-on changed the mode changing key to Ctrl+tab" how can i change that key back to only "tab" not "Ctrl+tab"