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2560 cuda core on Grid M40 usable on W10? would it speed up process here? [on hold]

I saw on flash.newegg Nvidia Grid M40 for sale ($200) for a few more days(6-14-19) and I'm having trouble finding compatable W10 driver. I see people using the 362.27_HpISS_WinServer2012-64bit.exe ...
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Figuring out FOV and Angle for a Reference? How to use a Reference Image?

I want to start modeling a character from multiple references. The original references are just images of the character and are NOT standard references - which means I should calculate the Angle of ...
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Is modeling something with an N-gon cap acceptable (i.e cylinders, cones etc.)

I've seen tutorials where people will take a cylinder with an n-gon cap for the top and bottom while the middle portion has a bunch of subdivisions. I've seen people use these to model cups, mugs, ...
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Is there a way to have dimension shown in fractions?

I can enter dimensions in fractions but then can only see dimensions ofr objects in decimals. I live in the US and I'm using blender to create build plans. For the plans to be useful to people in the ...
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How to remove every inactive/unused screens in python?

in blender you can easely create thousands of screens. i'd like to have every screens from bpy.data.screens that are not visible deleted, how can i do that ? i know that ...
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How would I make a good plastic reflection

How would I make a good plastic reflection for this object? the black is pretty ok but the colored tiles need a better reflection
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Invert zoom in the node editor

I'm currently using Blender 2.8 and I've recently noticed that the "Invert zoom direction" (Ctrl + MMB) in the Navigation menu, only affects the 3D view and not the Node Editor. Anybody know how to ...
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Outlines in cycles

I modeled a character and i would like to give it outlines. I know how to do this in blender render, but for some reason it doesn't work for cycles as well. How can I make that effect in a cycles ...
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Adjust Last Operation [duplicate]

Would like to know if there is a panel that show the same informations as the "Adjust Last operation" panel and if this panel can be always on. When I need to change some curve parameter afterward I ...
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Blender 2.8 Wireframe Mode: show only visible Vertices

As you see the back vertices are visible. I want them to be hidden as you would expect.
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grease pencil jagged lines

my Blender produces very jagged lines in 2D Animation mode (grease pencil). It seems to be updating my pens position at a very low framerate. Turning input samples to 10 has no effect. What do? Im ...
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Is there a python plug in that can export Blender rendering data to a CSV File

I am currently in the process of upgrading my animation equipment, and I want to track machine performance. In order to do this I need to extract or export how long it takes to render an entire ...
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How can I define the depth of my world? [duplicate]

I created an island with clouds hanging in the sky somewhere behind the island and a camera that approaches the island and moves around it, before moving away from it. When my camera begins ...
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Smooth selection along a curve

I would like to know how I can make a smooth selection along a curve (like proportional editing object mode). If i use proportional editing object mode with a spiral and a large radius of smoothness ...
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Applying texture on material [2.8] [duplicate]

I created a simple toon shader material: What I want to do is apply a simple pattern like: on to the yellow color. How can I mix both? The pattern has an alpha channel also So final result should ...
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how to fix foot bone in blender

I am animating yoga poses and the motion is captured by Kinect, i dont have joints data for feet fingers so when a person stands on his feet his hip root translate upward and but mhx2 model does not ...
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how can I make the color looks whiter [duplicate]

I am just wondering how can I make the color whiter but also metal-like. the car model should have a white-painted metal shell. But I cannot make the color look like white. Although I put white color ...
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Make an Object not reflected by a Surface?

I want to make an Object which cant be seen on Reflective Surfaces, for example: Metal. I want to make it so that if I Place the Object over a Reflective Material, it should not be seen on there. How ...
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How can render a video skipping frames based on any arbitrary rule?

Say I want to render every other frame in the first minute and only every third frame in the second etc?
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UV Editing, Vertex, Edge, Face shortcuts not working?

in UV Editing with the Industry Keymap used(2.8, 8ac0fef4dfd1) the Vertex, Edge, Face shortcuts (1,2,3) are not working while having sync mode active and the uv window active (instead 1 activates the ...
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While using Blender 2.8 on Windows 10 My computer crash, what should i do? [on hold]

While i was using blender my computer with Windows 10 crashed, i am having Nvidea RTX 2080 Ti, what should i do, it is program or software? Befora that browser crashed a fiew times. What should be my ...
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how to get 3d scan mesh to low poly but keep detail? cannot retopo [duplicate]

i cant retopo due to my object being just a mesh from meshroom. ive tried the decimate modifier but cannot get past 20,000 verts with it being deformed.any ideas?
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Slide edges with absolute values

I have a cylinder I wish to adjust the length of. This is simple when aligned to one of the three axes, as I'd just grab the end edges, set the axis, and type the distance to move by. However, this is ...
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Shrink Wrap odd distortion

When using the shrink wrap modifier it seems to be squashing the mesh as it goes round the corner of the object I'm trying to fit it to. Is there any way to deform the mesh evenly without this '...
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Normal map seems fine, but shades completely wrong (2.8 Beta)

I'm trying to bake a normal map from my high poly sculpted model to my low poly model. From left to right: 1. Lowpoly model without the normal map 2. Lowpoly model with the normal map 3. Highpoly ...
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“Get Length” not appearing when I connect list to instancer [on hold]

I'm new to animation nodes and following a couple of tutorials, but they always state that when you plug in the input data to the
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how to convert an “empty mesh” to low poly with high detail [duplicate]

my object is a 3d scan and is basically a shell with a mesh and image textures. i've heard about retopo but the problem is i don't have a model to retopo on. just a shell. is there another way to ...
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Weird noise inside Fresnel glass

Have weird effect within the Fresnel material, actually want to produce acrylic. Please help!! After increasing sample and denoising strength
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blender normal map white shining

why my normal maps is shining white? I have no idea why.I took a high strength level to show you my result. Its very confusing to see the white glow if i plug in my normal map. I also tried the bump ...
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2d character creation TUTORIAL [duplicate]

I never see any professional TUTORIAL about 2d character creation and rigging!!! Is any nice tutorial on internet?
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I'm not sure where to go from here in my uv mapping!

I'm new to blender and was wondering what would be the steps to resolve the artifacts I'm seeing in this texture. The texture is supposed to be a lampshade. I'm unsure what to do to the uv map in ...
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Check if name_space handler exists

I made a reusable overlay handler that just prints some text and then gets removed after n seconds, I need to remove the handler if it exists, I am currently doing this (which is horrible code I know):...
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Is there a way to speed up animations by only animating whatever is in view?

I have a lot of objects and bones in my scene. It's extremely inefficient to have to turn all of them off and on in the outlier just to simply preview a tiny part of the animation at a reasonable, ...
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Blender 2.8 customised themes

I have tried on two different computers, also downloaded different builds, to make my own theme. I save the current state, then exit and choose the blender theme, then try and load mine, but nothing ...
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Convert bump node back into its input texture?

Let's say I have a Bump node with a greyscale texture going into its Height input. The node outputs a Normal socket, which you then usually plug into your shader node. Is there any conversion I can ...
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How to know if the 3d-view is in camera mode or not?

I'd like to know if the context 3d-view is in camera mode or not using python? What is the code for that, I can't find it in the API.
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FloatProperty interactive update value

I want to create a value in my addon that is connected to a node input value. I can't find any exemple of a floatProperty interactively update a value. ...
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How to pack data into .blend with bpy.data.libraries.write

I have noticed that it is a discourse of which one speaks little, the correct way to write a .blend file and save objects etc is for example ...
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Blender won't let me select the head of a bone in pose mode

I want to do is set my cursor to where the head of a bone is in pose mode. It's the only way I can perfectly position unconnected bones from head to tail in pose mode.
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How do i make a 3d model of this logo

I am trying to turn this logo into a 3d model, but no matter how I try i cant really figure it out. I am quite new to blender, so excuse my lack of knowledge, but i first tried adding shapes above the ...
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New to blender. Render taking forever [on hold]

I’m new to Blender. I created a fairly “thorough” scene that I was hoping to use as a set extension for an upcoming video. I understand the basics of VFX, but I don’t know my way around specs and ...
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paste text from clipboard as a transform with a script

I have got a lot of text objects in a scene and each text object has a number that represents a value on Z axis. For example i have an object that contains text "410", which then should have transform ...
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Make the camera go and return on the path?

I would like to introduce a character by showing a round trip on a part of him to make like a gif. Anyway there's my problem/question : How can I get the camera to go back and forth on the path ? ...
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Photorealistic eye generator 1.2 does not work correctly in blender 2.8 and 2.7 [on hold]

Recently I've bought the Photorealistic eye generator 1.2 by Cesar Salcedo Garcia on Blender Market. I need some help from him because his product does not work well in my case,but he does not reply ...
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When should I use different tracker motion models when motion tracking?

I'm trying to get into motion tracking but don't know when to use different tracker motion models, or if it makes a difference in the outcome of the track. Could someone please explain, or link me to ...
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How hide all except 1 or more object with python (2.8)

I Try to write script to hide 1 or more object but the problem is If in the for cycle have some objects already hidden the return to the previous condition, that is, some visible objects and others ...
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How to make an object morph into another object

I am trying to make a mushroom have the original stem and as the camera circles around it the stem turns into a pair of legs and then rig the legs. I have modeled the legs and the mushroom with the ...
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Blender 2.79 finds modules, but 2.80 does not

I'm new to blender, but not Python. I've been handed a blend script and asked to run it. There are a couple imports and I don't really understand where that code lives. In the Blender IDE and can look ...
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How to Bake Material Output to Images In Cycles

I have created a procedural brick material in cycles that I would like to use in Unity. When I try baking the image, it seems to bake the normal, roughness and color into a single image when I would ...

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