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Blender 2.8 is a disaster! [on hold]

How do you use menus and Evee in 2.8? Blender 2.8 is so bad the interface and keybindings are 3 times harder to find and manipulate, the menus are all confusing and non-intuitive, everything takes 3 ...
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Is it possible to make forces act on the objects surfaces instead of the object center?

I want to create an explosion where I need to give the planks some radial velocity based on the point force. The planks are just moving away from the force based on the center point of the mesh. Is ...
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New PC woes cannot render at all

I bought this system:- AMD Threadripper 2990wx (32 cores) Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme 64Gb Corsair Quad Ram I have 2 Titan X cards too. I tried running Blender 2.79 & 2.8 but as soon as I hit ...
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How to separate colors in particle system?

I'm making progress with my donut and I have the above-mentioned problem: When I change the color of the blue long sprinkle, it also changes the color of the icing of the donut. Unexpectedly, I have ...
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How to handle shadow for multiple objects in one

I'm having a little issue, i'm trying to make my first actual character model, but since i want to use it in a game that will have customization, i need the parts of his body to be separated into ...
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Toggle vertices/edge/faces with numpad emulation

I want to toggle vertex/edge/faces but I can't seem to make keys 1, 2, 3 or Ctrl+ Tab to work on Numpad emulation mode while on a laptop keyboard. Is there any way to remap these? Blender 2.8 OSX 10....
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Trying to texture paint, but it doesn't working

Im following this tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1q5QoyK9Rxk&t=706s But it still doesn't work. -I UV mapped, created image and material, I saved the image and packed png, as well as ...
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rigs that worked before 2.8 beta, dont work correctly in 2.8 beta

I just want to make sure its not just me, but some rigs that worked in blender before 2.8 beta release, don't work correctly with the current 2.8 beta release, right?
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Getting/Accessing/Assign the actual (not default) value of a node socket that is linked to another socket

How can I get or access the actual (not default) value of a node socket in blender 2.80 or 2.79? This post is similar to this which provides an image to explain the problem as well. J. Bakker ...
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Blender Error when opening User Preferences

When i try to open User Prefs in Blender it crashes :c (Even with Ctrl+Alt+U) I say the crash on console. It said: Error: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION Please help!
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Texture painting on a model with a normal map

I have a lowpoly model with a normal map with a highpoly version of it and now want to have handpainted textures for it but cant find a way to do it efficiently since once you enter texture paint mode ...
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3d Volume from 2d Texture

is it somehow possible to generate volumetric information from a 2D Image Texture? I experimented already quite a bit, but with no succes. I thought about using the RGB, or better said, the BW-...
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It¡s possible to make mesh collide on another mesh without the “collision” physics?

I have made clothes for a character, i've already attached them to the armature and im able to move it, but the body mesh overlaps with the clothes mesh. I know that with a little of hard work, i can ...
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How to use random proportional editing?

https://ibb.co/fvjwCjf I'd like to have the orange line randomly peaking downwards. In this case, it only made the faces above it random. I'd also appreciate some further tips on (random) edge editing....
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adjusting axis of 3d cursor

i have a tube and want make it going around an edge. I usually know how I have to do that but in this case, i cant because the axis of the 3d cursor which I use as pivot point a distorted. how can I ...
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2.80 - Can't see selection color

On this project I'm working on, when I select a vertex (or anything else) in edit mode it doesn't become orange, it looks exactly like if it wasn't selected. If I grab it, however, I can see the ...
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How to correctly map random texture to an object?

So I want to map the texture on the left to the object on the right. And because this texture was taken from the Internet and was not designed for this model you can see a lot of artifacts (blue lines)...
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How to edit or hide modifiers in 2.8?

Can I edit the modifiers applied to an object? https://ibb.co/9stPR5L There is a subsurface modifier applied to the orange part and I'd like to hide it to work on the shape better. After applying a ...
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Issue with bridge between two edge loops

I'm trying to bridge a circle with an edge loop of a complex model (see next picture.) However, when I select both edge loops and select to bridge both edge loops (via space => mesh: bridge edge ...
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Why does my light path create this kind of effect?

I'm following Blender Guru's cave tutorial and when he comes to render the crystal & cave, his result looks nice But mine looks terrible (I follow exact same step) The light just seems appear on ...
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How to properly smooth edge

What is a proper way to make edge (marked with marker) seamless in a situation below. I can't bevel it, also bevel modifier does nothing. Tried cutting it and bridging it back together. Removed ...
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What is best way to organize a scene with different sets of materials?

I am currently creating an interior scene and want to show different examples of wall/ floor materials to my customer. So I was thinking about how to organize my scene when I want to have different ...
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How to chance radii of many cylinders at the same time?

I want to change radii of the cylinders without moving each one. Now the radius of each cylinder is 0,6cm, I want to make them 0,13cm. Is is possible?
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How do you save, or make check points using the blender game engine?

So recently I’ve tried using some the game engine side of blender as opposed to the animation work I usually do, I’m enjoying using it and have learnt the basics of how to make an operational game, ...
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Where is the operator panel in Blender 2.8?

The tutorial I read is based on 2.79. So I'm not sure if it's still the same name in 2.8. But I can't find anything providing similar functionalities.
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Engrave, Boolean Modifier

how are you? . i am modeling a soap with engraved text on it, as shown in the attached image. but when i use the Boolean modifier on the soap with the wanted text the whole mesh of the soap mess up as ...
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Material that only renders direct or bounce light?

Is it possible to make a material that totally ignores indirect light, or direct light? In other words, could you render a material that looks only like the Direct Pass or the Indirect pass?
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how i fix this uv map scale issue?

As in the image appears thats its what i want to fix, because it shouldnt appear like like i tried to apply scale,rotation,location and nothing happens. so what can i do to solve this guys? ...
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how i scale this in the way that i want it to be?

as in the images appears, i want to scale (or maybe its not scale the option) this faces but exactly proportional (or whatever can be said) to the faces beside them.
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blender 2.80 AV sync / frame dropping option

I'm trying to edit a video in the blender VSE and, as expected, the playback framerate isn't realtime, which would be fine in a normal situation; however, the audio plays fine, but the frames don't "...
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Floating objects in a physically correct way

How can I float an object in a fluid? For example I have a fluid container and a ball placed in it. Then filling the container through a pipe with fluid and I want the ball to float based on its size ...
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How do I make an Icon look like glowing water in cycles?

so i'm trying to get an icon of mine too look like it is water that is glowing it doesn't have to be transparent or anything. I just want the object to have the illusion of glowing water. i have tried ...
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How do I install pro lighting skies on a mac

I'm trying to install pro lighting skies on my mac but it's not working and the guy who created it said that he definitely created it for both PC and Mac
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How to get gradient material to work with rig?

I've got a lil character i'm making that uses some gradient materials, but I don't know how to make the gradient move with the deformations. as you can see, the gradient doesn't move with the ...
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I was working with fluid in blender and part of the fluid was sticking up?

I was working with fluid in blender and part of the fluid was sticking up? Can anyone help?
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What is the Difference between Numbers of numpad and of number of numberrow?

I am pretty new to Blender, and parallel to starting learning I build my own Keyboard with the qmk-firmware. Now, I learned that Blender is only triggered by the 1,3 and 7 of the numpad, to change ...
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Exporting a plane results in 6 UVs, I expected 4

I have textured a simple plane and exported it in the COLLADA format. The export looks like this, for vertices: ...
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2.8 Grease Pencil Depth Order

I'd like to draw over geometry and use it as a reference for sculpting, but I'm having a problem with the depth ordering of the Grease pencil. When it's set to Front, I see all of the line drawing, ...
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cycle renderer with multiple textures on single mesh

I have a mesh body, an avatar, with a skin texture and a shirt texture on top of the shirt. Using blender renderer it works perfectly, Using cycles it does not. the skin texture is fed into one ...
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Fluid sim silently fails at high resolution

When I push the resolution of my fluid sim to say 300 or more it will run for a while - about an hour then just quit, no errors. The remaining frames are not simulated and the domain turns back to a ...
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Linking a file with multiple meshes

for my ue4 game ive made a little wheeled robot and ive recently redone the wheels so they dont look quite as plain, I was thinking is would be best to link the wheel in so if i change them in the ...
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Add ONE constraint to several bones?

So, I want to add a Limit Rotation constraint with "Limit Z" option checked for many bones at once. Now, I know about the "Copy Constraints" function, BUT in this case, the bones already have other ...
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keyframing problem

When I put a keyfreame the curve changes like so: Is there a way to put keyframes without it changing like that? Like offset mode in source filmmaker?
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Export Individual Actions for use in Unity

I am trying to make a video game character. I have created a rig and animations for it. I want to use the same rig and animations for multiple characters. In Unity, when I import the Blend file, I ...
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Where is the rendering mode in 2.8?

I can't find the option where you can see the 3dviewport as the rendered version. Here's the mode I mean: https://ibb.co/GQtHM9L, the left side of the screen.
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How can I scale to the center?

How can I scale proportionally into the center? For some reason it keeps going to which ever edge or vertex was first selected when making the edge loop.
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Bright reflections in Cycles?

(This question is with regard to v2.80) I'd like to make a material that reflects a larger amount of light than it would otherwise. I am using a Principled BSDF. In EEVEE I can simply crank the ...
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Cannot See Pasted Object

When I copy/paste an object I want from one blender file to another (which normally works) I cannot see the pasted file. I have checked to see if it is on a different layer, and it is not. I have also ...
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Thread limited processing in 2.8 builds?

I have been trying the 2.8 Blender Bot builds. None of them have even attempted to use more than the first 16 processing threads of my Threadripper CPU, leaving 75% of the computing power idle. Many 2....
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How to get a comic toon shader?

I am trying to achieve a comic like toon shader somewhat like this - https://www.artstation.com/artwork/lVRJoV But with more halftones: Im not versed in toon shaders and cant find anything with this ...

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