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Questions about viewing or rendering an object in wireframe. Wireframe is displayed by drawing only the object's edges. A wireframe is usually used to view the topology of an object.

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invisible objects in View Wireframe

In Blender software, as soon as I go to wireframe view, my objects become invisible. How can I solve this problem? OS: Windows 11 Enterprise CPU: ntel(R) Core(TM) i9-9900K CPU @ 3.60GHz 3.60 GHz Ram:...
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Wireframe weight paint?

I'm looking to increase certain weights on an object with the wireframe modifier look - and can't seem to find any tutorials online regarding this specific look. I'm sure this is a simple goal but ...
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Reduce text width to 0 (internal wire)

I'm unable to find even a starting point to this problem, so any guidance of any sort would be awesome. First a short paragraph on fonts. Fonts From what I know, fonts in general are described as (...
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Animate wireframe with object without faces

I have this .obj file built from fusion 360 thatI removed all the faces within blender so I animate using wireframe, but rendering NOT show the wireframe. I have tried freestyle with edge mark, also ...
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Organically curved wireframe

I'm looking to create a wireframe of this object to be 3D printed. I been playing around with the wireframe modifiers and attempted to curve the lines more by enhancing the creases/ applying skin ...
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Is there a way to render the wireframe without the triangulation?

The Wireframe node gives out an output in which the faces are triangulated. Is there any way in which I can use the wireframe which I see in the viewport. ie. before the triangulation of the mesh ...
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add edges only on the z-axis (with geometry nodes if possible)

I have a model (picture 1) that has some modifiers added to make it look like an abstract wireframe thing (picture 2). The Modifiers are: subdivision surface --> decimate --> displace --> ...
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How to make wireframe from inside an object visible?

I'm currently working on a Blender project that requires creating a model with an internal wireframe. This means the wireframe should be part of the model's internal structure, visible through the ...
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What tool can generate this kind of illustrations?

I am writing my thesis about 3D modelling, and I found these illustrations in another thesis. I would like to make something similar. I can already draw the "egg" shapes in Blender, but this ...
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How to make a 360 degrees render showing the wireframe

Hello I want to make a render of an object that rotates in 360º but I want to show the wireframe of it, anyone can help me?
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How to create a wireframe with pixelated lines

I want to create a wireframe on top of my model that is not anti-aliased, and is only 1 pixel thick all the way around, like this: Is this possible in modern blender? Freestyle and wireframe modifier ...
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Lines on object - unexplained

I am coming towards my first render, expect there is a problem, and I do not know why. I do not know what the lines are.
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Blender file all messed up after reopening UPDATE:: Problem fixed itself?

UPDATE:: Opened the file again and now it seems to be fine?!? I had tried opening the file quite a few times before posting this topic, even closing Blender and opening the program again to see if it ...
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How to paint the edges of a mesh/outline its topology AND have it show after rendering?

Is there anyway to paint the edges of a mesh? I'd like to be able to see the outlined edges and vertices of a mesh outside of edit mode. This question is verbatim what I'm asking, but the wireframe ...
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Wireframe modifier fails on some shapes. Why?

I have a wireframe modifier on a mutating shape. I have an animation for it, and -- sometimes -- it just doesn't create a wireframe at all. I believe it may have something to do with tiny pockets, ...
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Very thin edge lines in Edit mode

Why are my edge lines very thin in Blender 4.0.1.? Sometimes I can't even select them from a certain angle, and some vertex dots are invisible and I can't select them as well. In the end, I need to ...
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Wireframe modifyer taking over, even if vertex group selected

I have this object: I'd like to split it so that the top and bottom halves have the wireframe modifier applied, while the middle has the solidify modifyer, and is basically wirefame free. Here's the ...
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How can I get a wireframe with "rounded" circular faces?

I'm currently modelling a soundbox and it has a grid in front of it with rounded holes. How do I get it in Blender because I already tried with square faces and it worked but now I want with round ...
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Blender show the model in orthography mode as transparent, although all settings are turned off

I'm going crazy over this problem. I don't understand how it appeared. The problem occurs in orthography mode. The model looks like it's in X-ray mode, but it's not. I can see the outer surface and ...
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How to stop blender from showing me the entire wireframe in edit mode

I’m working in edit mode, and I’m trying to use the wireframe of a different object as a reference. However, whenever I move my cursor, blender shows me an X-ray of the entire wireframe. I have X-ray ...
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Achieving a Clean Wireframe Effect on Complex Models in Blender

I'm new to Blender and I'm trying to achieve a specific look for an object. I want the object to have an outline or wireframe appearance, like in the image below. I've looked into the Wireframe ...
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Crash randomly when switching to Wireframe mode

I would like to know why do I randomly get a crash when I switch the display mode to wireframe on any file? I tried to disable some of the add-ons but it still persists
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wire frame modifier is not working, mesh shows solid in wire frame mode

i have been following chair tutorial of blender guru, i followed all steps correctly, but when he turned on his wire frame mode, his mesh turned into a piece of wires same shape as mesh but when i did ...
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Edit Mode Stuck in “X-Ray” View

While in Edit Mode, the edges of my model inside and outside are visible simultaneously; this happened after importing a model I downloaded. I'm not in X-Ray mode in Blender, but it seems like ...
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Edges of the model are visible in Object Mode [duplicate]

I'm not in Edit Mode, but the Edges of the model are visible. How can I hide them in Object Mode? In Blender, I'm not in Edit Mode, but the edges of the model are visible.
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How can I see through the mesh without going into wireframe mode

Constantly switching between wireframe mode and solid view mode (if that's the right term for it) is somewhat of a pain, but I remember seeing a tutorial where someone had the mesh transparent while ...
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Wireframe doesnt change to modified look when using bevel modifier

What needs to be changed to make it look like in the second picture?
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How to keep Object Highlight in Sculpt Mode? (2.93)

I'd like to keep the yellow highlight that appears in Object mode when an object is selected but while in sculpt mode. Blender 2.8 did this fine but I can't figure out where the option might be for 2....
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should I connect vertices on a high poly or low poly mesh?

if I am making a low poly to high poly object, does every vertex have to connect on either the high or low poly?
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How do I turn off this "Hidden Line" mode in wireframe view?

Somehow I have turned on a kind of hidden line mode for the wireframe view. How do I turn this off? It does not appear to be an issue with "Alt Z" or the X-Ray settings suggested below. ...
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change color and thickness of wireframe node

I want to make a non flickering wireframe render. Like when we turn the object. In this video, is my object using the freestyle grease pencil and is flickering a lot in the upper part. I tried erasing ...
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How to get a wireframe to have a "flat" edge instead of a "sharp" one?

The title is confusing. I have a wireframe I made This wireframe has "sharp" edges This is what I mean by "flat" edges. How do I achieve this?
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How can I export animation frames in WIREFRAME mode?

I need your support :) How can I export animation frames in WIREFRAME mode? I don't need renders, materials, cameras ... etc. just to export frames in wireframe mode as they look at my screen. Also ...
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Making a geodesic polyhedron with spheres on the vertices

Firstly, I'm relatively new to Blender, so apologies if this is an obvious question. Using the Ico Sphere, I've made a Geodesic Polyhedron. I've also wireframed this and made spheres appear on the ...
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Increase net size and change shape of wireframe modifier

I'm trying to replicate this process in Blender. So far, I found a 3D model and tried to apply a wireframe modifier: What I'm not able to do yet: increase the net size (thickness will increase the ...
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Make 2 Verticies Touch but not Merge

I have two vertices in space, and I want their x,y,z coordinates to be exactly the same, to lay right on top of eachother. But I don't want to merge them, just have them sit on the same point in space....
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How to turn object into "mesh" or "grid" form but keep the general shape?

I am a non-designer user of Blender. I am designing surgical cutting guide to cut bone in the exact line that I planned. In order to do that, I need the cutting guide to fit with the bone surface ...
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Change wireframe modifier to only show rings

I use geometry nodes to create a cylinder, deform it with a noise texture and then add the wireframe modifier. What I want to achieve is (given the cylinder is in Z direction)that I have wireframe ...
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Wireframe view shows the mesh as if the subdivision modifier is applied

I updated to Blender 3.5 a few days ago and today that I tried to use the wireframe view to select some vertices, the mesh looks like if I had applied the subdivision modifier. As you can see, when ...
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Exporting wireframe - freestyle not generating desirable output

I want to do a wireframe render of a model I created, however the freestyle renderer is proving to be of a low quality that ignores many outlines. Compare the two images below. The freestyle renderer ...
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Blender solid color with displaying edges?

I am coming from 3ds Max. Why I can't get a simple way to switch from solid to solid with edges ( without changing the color of the faces to a color that matches the background? What am I missing? How ...
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Cannot create fluid voronoi pattern

I´m really struggling to create a fluid voronoi pattern on this sculpted rock. As seen in the photo, after applying 3 modifiers (decimal > wireframe > subdivision surface) I ended up with this ...
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Wireframe / mesh visible in shadows of render

Blender 3.3.1 LTS / Cycles I have a human model with: multiple particle systems, collision rigged with metarig Corrective shapekeys (top lids only) wigcap with baked hair dynamics (copied mesh and ...
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My wireframe mode isn't working

So I don't know what happened, but whenever I go into wireframe mode this happens
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how can I delete the invisible wireframe that is inside the mesh?

how can I delete the invisible wireframe that is inside the mesh? i tried that with join and boolean.
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Edges are not visible in Blender with Wireframe

Edges are not visible in Blender with Wireframe. wireframe behaves strangely. In the first two screenshots, I show that I can't see the object because of the references https://ibb.co/Pm1WX82 https://...
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How to model this criss cross shape

I've tried using the wirefram mod. But the wireframe isn't flat. I've tried making the grid on a cylinder > removing faces> converting to curve >curve panel increasing extrude and depth but ...
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Making more complicated shapes

Looking for a good way to make composite shapes. Say we have a classic tombstone. It's a half-circle on top and a rectangle on the bottom. I have tried doing this by either just burying a disk into ...
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Show wireframe with solid shading in edit mode

In video at ArtStation the teacher uses the screw modifier, then he goes into edit mode and the generated geometry wireframe still shows: https://www.artstation.com/learning/courses/OzX/introduction-...
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I cannot see wiremesh in editmode

I have a problem. When I go to edit mode (a cube with subdivison surface modifier), then I switch the wireframe display, there is no edges, I cannot see the object and the mesh properly. I tried the ...
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