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Issues related to the UV image editor and tools.

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How to Straighten Curved UVs into Straight Belt [duplicate]

Showing the actual 3D model of a curving ramp. Shows the UVs of that model that blender did automatically. Shows the UV image that I need. I am going put a road texture on it., but round faces are ...
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How to perfectly align UV coordinates automatically?

I have this setup: The mesh is only the visible top side, with a mirror modifier for the bottom part. Now I want to unwrap it like in the picture. I want the inner circle (red) to go to the top of ...
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I UV unwrapped my mesh, but the image texture doesn't show in my object [duplicate]

I just created a 3D model of a barrel and UV unwarped. That thing below is the screenshot of the UV image editor. Then I clicked new button below the UV image editors window and gave a name barrel ...
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Having a UV maping problem, does anyone know what this is, and how to fix it?

I have been looking all aver for this problem and haven't run in to what this is... Normally I mark my seems and I get a nice UVMap ready to texture but sometimes I get this and it is just kicking my ...
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Fake user in UV Editor. What is it for?

I wonder what is the Fake User in UV Editor for. Since I know you can't restore the render result after closing Blender (without saving). Any ideas?
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Blank Screen On Startup

Whenever I open the Blender application I see the following unusual blank screen rather than the 3D View. How can I get rid of this view and return to the usual startup appearance?
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How to properly scale image in uv editor

Hello to anyone who come here and help out or read. I have an issue with the uv editor, I have been trying to make an proper eye. The issue is that I can't figure out how to scale this correctly. Is ...
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How to make UVs islands perfectly overlap?

As you can see from the image above, this UV is composed by 4 subparts, 4 rectangles. Each of them has exactly the same vertex number and the topology quite equal compared to the others so I could ...
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Extending the limit of UV Maps an object can have

A little quick one here, but I seemed to have run into a large problem when UV texturing an object. In the object under the data panel, I've successfully created and used a total of eight UV Maps, all ...
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Switching between UV maps on a single object

I have looked everywhere and cannot find the answer to my question: Let's say I have a sofa, and I want multiple textures on the entire mesh (not separate faces, but the whole mesh). I then want to ...
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How do I wrap this label on cup?

The front view is almost straight but when I turn the cup the label gets distorted vertically. Is this because of the mesh being curved? Also I accidentally unwrapped the inside faces of the cup, how ...
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UVUnwrap splitting other edges besides seams

I'm coming from 3DS Max and I am having issues unwrapping my model. I marked the seams, as I would have in 3DS Max but when I go to unwrap, the edges that I want to keep together split. I've tried all ...
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Can't manage to succesfully UV unwrap house to get aligned brick textured walls

I've started learning blender a few weeks ago and my desire is to model and render a brick house. I've followed a lot of tutorials on modelling and texturing. However, I can't manage to successfully ...
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Texture Paint won't paint the whole face - Bleed option seems to be off

recently I've wanted to test out the Texture Paint Mode on Blender with some simple model (low poly stuff). I've been able to correctly (I assume) UV unwrap -manually and smart unwrap- my model to ...
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Need help with UV Unwrapping a gun model

I am struggling to unWrapp this weapon model I have created. I am struggling on where to put the seams and the general work flow and direction of unwrapping and how I am meant to do this. I want to be ...
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Why doesn't the image in the UV Image Editor appear on the object in the 3D View in 2.8?

I can't figure out this problem. Based on this video @ 1:59 (which, admittedly, is set up a little differently in terms of nodes), I should see the texture on the surface of the selected object...
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Scene Referred and Display Referred RGB values of the image

If I left click on an image in the UV/Image Editor two sets of RGB values are displayed. Are the "left" RGB values the scene referred values and the "right" RGB values the display referred values ?
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Display Zoom information

In several graphics app such as Photoshop (or even other apps like Word), the view zoom is indicated at the bottom of the window: Photoshop Word for Mac However, in Blender's image viewer, I haven'...
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How to obtain selected UV pairs on same edge in Python?

I have a problem about Python scripting in Blender. I want to get selected UV pairs on same edge and write below code. ...
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Texture uv map is not applied to the object while I'm following the projection paiting tutorial

I don't know what's happened, but after having added a camera and some lamp to the scene, the uv maps that before has been applied correctly to the object, now stopped working. I added an image file ...
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How to get rid of stretches

I have a model made with blender3d seamed and uv layout exported. This is what it looks like in blender3d edit mode and this is how it looks like with textured and i didnt stretched these images ...
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Cannot remap pan hotkey in UV editor

For the life of me I cannot figure this out. I am trying to get the view in the UV editor to pan when the MMB is clicked, like it normally does. But nothing I do works. I already made a post about ...
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How to UV unwrap this simple object?

I’m trying to uv unwrap this simple object. Can someone help me how to do it? It’s just a simple cube, but I removed the front and the back faces and added loops on the sides and curved them a little ...
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UV map will not show on UV editor

I have some problems with the UV editor. After using the Ninjaripper to implement some .rip files into Blender and adding the converted .dds files it messes with me. I aplyed a new material and used ...
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UVmap spills over onto unselected areas

When upwrapping to make a uv map I did NOT select the edge, back or side faces of these objects and yet the image I'm mapping gets miniaturized and repeated to these faces as denoted in red. ...
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Is it possible to change material overtime by keyframes in swipe effect?

So I watched disney frozen, and at the let it go song, i was wondering, how to change the material texture in a swipe effect (if I do it on AnimAll add on, it just changing dragly, so the texture are ...
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Unwrapping all objects inside of the same UV space

This is kind of a beginner question, so I apologize upfront. Imagine the interior of a room made with Blender. Let's say, a dining room. Inside of it, we have obviously the walls, floor and ceiling. ...
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Why are these textures diagonally tiled?

Context I am attempting to modify a model of a house that was first made by another user of a transport simulation game, Simutrans. My modified .blend file of the model is here (distributed under the ...
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How do i insert a picture directly onto the face of a cube? [duplicate]

I have not been able to figure out how, a step by-step process would probably be best.