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Cannot see the armature in edit mode

So i was working on a model for my school project, and it was all going well until this happened. I can see the armature in object or pose mode, but if i switch to edit mode, the armature dissappears. ...
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Why ALT + Click does not work when you need to return the checkmarks to all objects in the Visibility parameter?

these parameters cannot be returned to all selected objects using the Alt + Click method. It turns out only to uncheck everyone, but not to return it back. What is the problem, how to fix it?
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Only half of the object is visible

I have the problem that I cannot see the liquid as soon as the cup is visible. How do i solve this?
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(MMD) How do I make multiple empties (joints) and meshes (rigid bodies) visible at once?

I imported a(n MMD) model with accurate physics, but everything that controls it (rigid bodies = ovals, joints = right angle things) was instantly made invisible. There are over a hundred of each. How ...
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Python path for allowing animation of viewport and render visibility of objects

EDIT: It turns out I formulated this question out of a misunderstanding of my own old code. See @batFINGER and @scurest answers. I'm working on a script which automates some animation, which includes ...
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Where's the sculpt radius?

When I go into sculp mode the radius that defines your brush isn't appearing. I don't know if it's because I turned it off but it makes it hard to sculp without it. Edit: Never mind it just got ...
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How do I only render what I see, excluding what I have hidden? [duplicate]

It will be a stupid question but I really don't know how to render the current scene with only the objects displayed in the viewport, as although you normally hide them with H, in the render they are ...
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How to Add Visibility Keyframe on Collection? [duplicate]

I have many animated objects with keyframes. I want to hide/ make visible all objects with one click or one keyframe? How I can do this? In previous versions, I could easily add a keyframe in outliner ...
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How to make the weight vertex visible in “Object mode”?

How did he do it so that in "Object mode" he can see the weight vertex? - Video
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Why does my object doesn't show up in Eevee render engine, and just disappear? [duplicate]

I already re-installed blender, and still doesn't fix it, my pc settings are: rx 550 i3 9100f I know isn't the best but it is enought for this type of render, can anyone help me?
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Making Background Images Invisible in Blender 2.8 and Up

In Blender 2.8 onward, there is a way to make background images visible on on the aligned axis. The problem is that every time you rotate the view, you can still see the black outline of the ...
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Missing Mesh. How to recover?

Suppose to be there is a dress shirt/vest there that serves as the body but it went missing after I saved, closed, and when I reopen its not there anymore. The mesh names and elements is still there ...
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Newly added objects dont appear on render

I have started a forest scene with a small log cabin. For a long time everything was normal until today. When I try to add any object to the scene (Be it an instance of an already existing object or ...
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Object is not visible against the background of another object

I have two basic object in the scene When I choose orthogonal view (X) the smaller cube is not visible against the background of the bigger one. The problem appears in 2.83 and higher. Why can it be?...
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Can't edit vertices on hand

I'm trying to scale up the hands but the vertices aren't selectable. The hands were made separately, but it's all in one object now with an armature and all that. All the other vertices are editable.
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Floor plane is not visible when I switch to Material Preview or Rendered mode

I have been trying to follow this awesome tutorial by CG Geek: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hymtATx1QXw For some reason though, when I switch to Material Preview or Rendered mode, all meshes in the ...
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Handling a deep hierarchy of empties imported from C4D

I have a project with a lot of parts that I organized using null objects in C4D, which are interpreted as empties in Blender. It's quite a deep hierarchy, think 6000 objects with 800 null objects as &...
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How to make mutually exclusive Modifiers or Object visivility

What I want to do is have several modifiers on an object, like booleans in this case, but have them be mutually exclusive from one another. So if I display one, the others would turn off and vice ...
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Have light cast on an object visible, but the the object to be invisible

Does anyone know how to achieve the effect of having a light cast upon an object, yet for that object to be invisible when rendered, yet the light that is cast upon the object is still visible? I've ...
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For some reason a chair i downloaded for my scene doesnt show in the final render i dont know how to get it in the render [duplicate]

I have made an bedroom it looks fine in the viewport render but when I actually render it the chairs doesn't show. I got the object from Blenderkit but I also got some other stuff that shows like the ...
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I'm having a problem with the visiblility of an object just in cycles [duplicate]

Im having a problem, an object is invisible in cycles, in eeve and in 3d view the visiblity is normal. For detail, the object is invisible but selectable like its there but not visible and I'm using ...
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How can I use animate/toggle render visibility on objects using one property?

I have a group of objects all sitting in the same 3D space. I want to be able to assign each object a number and by inputting that number into a field have only that object visible on that frame. Then ...
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2.9- How do you keyframe an object's render visibility?

I want my object to be visible until frame 50 then have its render visibility turned off. how can I do this? eevee
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Final render leaves objects out [duplicate]

I have been trying to create a donut to practice my Blender-skills and so far, it went pretty well. I have made a donut with icing, sprinkles (particles) and some texture (paint) and because I liked ...
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I can't see dope sheet summary and key frames?

Please can someone help me figure out why I can't see the dope sheet summary (i.e. the blue bar where it says Stroke and the various layers underneath with the key frames etc.) Occasionally it just ...
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Hide Emitter not working in particles

I tried to uncheck the "Show Emitter" checkbox under the Render tab, but the emitter is still visible.
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How to make object visible only inside another object?

I am not such an expert, but also not completely noob and want to make animation like in this template: https://www.storyblocks.com/video/stock/new-business-corporate-promo-hl-kj1ijhk2tf55tw And want ...
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Camera view does not show any object

I have a strange effect with one blend file. When I switch from the viewport view to camera view the camera does not see the object, although it is in the view. There rendered image shows the object ...
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What happened to the selection and camera toggle buttons in the Scene Collection Window? [duplicate]

There used to be all these icons for each of your object in the Scene Collection window. In this picture, there's the visibility, selectability, and a computer and camera icon (not sure what those ...
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Why is my object culled when I have backface culling turned off?

As you can see in the first image, The object is selected so it has a selected box around it but you can clearly see through it. In the second image, you can see it from the top side. How can I get it ...
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Object not visible in render even when it is not disabled in rendering

When I render, the object shown in the image is not visible in render, even when the disable in the render is checked. I would like to know how this is happenening? ...
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Blender 2.83.1 Most objects missing / incorrectly arranged in viewport but visable in render view [duplicate]

I believe that I was in the shading tab. I entered into editing mode to resize the plane. When I was done, I noticed that the plane was in a completely different location in the viewport mode and cut ...
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Keyframe an Object's visibility [duplicate]

I have an object that is visible, and on frame 30 I'd like that object to be invisible, the same way you would hide an object with 'h' and un-hide it with 'alt+h'. Is there a way to achieve this ...
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Is there a better way to see what I'm doing during retopology?

I have been struggling with striking the balance of transparency and visibility when retopologizing a mesh. I need to be able to see the retopo mesh clearly, so I turn on "In Front" under ...
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Cycles render view is completely grey [duplicate]

So i have a scene where i have 2 objects with a simple Principled BSDF shaders and it's lit with an HDRI. I tried to look at it in the render view, but for some reason it is entirely gray. Here's how ...
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How do I turn off this line in weight painting?

I was editing the weights and I guess I accidentally pressed a hotkey or something. Now whenever I try and remove some weight, the brush changes to this weird delayed brush that removes weights after ...
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How to make an object visible in only one view in blender 2.83?

How to make an object visible in only one view in blender 2.83? For example let's say i want to view a cube only from top view , whenever i switch to front or side view the cube will not appear. ...
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Subdivision modifier hides points and edges in edit mode

I added a subdivision modifier. While in edit mode edges and points are now sometimes hidden by the subdivided surface. Obviously I need to see points and edges always. Is there a way to turn this on?
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Object not visible in render with hair particles enabled(!?)

In Viewport everything is okay and visible like it should. Hair and the body. But when I hit render (in Evee and Cycles both) only the hair is visible and not the body. While searching for the issue ...
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Is it possible to swap parts of a mesh that are hidden and unhidden?

I'm trying to create some corrective shape keys, and I am finding that it would be very handy if I could hide the currently visible parts of a mesh while, at the same time, unhiding the currently ...
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Can I create an stop motion animation with different 3D scans per frame?

If I had a real life stop motion animation of a character that I photoscan each frame to generate a mesh and texture object, is there an easier way of showing these scans per frame other than having ...
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How to build a Low Poly on a High Poly while being able to see both?

All the view options I can find make it hard to see the low poly mesh and the high poly mesh at the same time. (This is for baking a high poly onto a low poly) Is there something I'm missing? This ...
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Invisible Plane that catches light from emissive surfaces

i am trying to make a lighsaber in blender 2.81 to add to some footage. i am trying to make a light emission from the lightsaber onto a plane directly behind it, but i dont know how to make the plane ...
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Is there a trick to disable far-side selection like this?

I have "in front" as well as "backface culling" enabled. Yet its very easy to select on the far side of the model, due to "in front". Does anyone have a workaround for this issue?
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How to lock visibility of scene panel elements?

When switching between Layout, Modeling or Shading panels, the scene panel elements like Select and Disable in Viewport (the eye icon) aren't consistent. Is there a way to always show all of the ...
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Little black wireframe globes?

I'm new to Blender, using 2.78. I choose ALT + H because all my eye icons are mysteriously gone in my Outliner window, and that was supposed to be how you get everything visible again. But now I have ...
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(EDITED) My object is disappearing in sculpt mode

After I sculpted my object in Blender and switched to the viewport, I can no longer see it. I tried pressing tilda>view selected. All that happens is a thin orange outline of my object appears, and ...
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How to set transparent property per object for fade in/out, without having redundancy of materials?

Before you comment: I don't want to have 200 materials of the same metal just for fading out at different times. Render layers are out of the question too of course. I bolded it out because I found ...
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Selecting all faces visible by camera

I need to select all faces that are visible from a certain camera, optimally via script because I have to do it very often. And actually, I already wrote a script that is doing this... in theory. But ...
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Is it possible to hide curve handles behind other objects?

I'm working on a scene with a lot of curves and I was wondering if it's possible to hide the curve handles behind other objects in the scene? so just obscuring the curve handles behind other objects. ...