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PC Restarts when rendering through GPU

I have a GTX 1050 ti (4gb) GPU in my pc, whenever I use blender to render an animation my PC restarts after some time. (Example: rendering something that was 200 frames, my pc restarted when it was ...
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Blender 2.8 carving a circle out of the face of a cube using the kinfe tool [duplicate]

In Blender 2.8, I am trying to cut a circle out of one face of a cube, but for some reason I can't get it to work. My procedure thus far: (a) Add the cube (add -> mesh -> cube) (b) Add the circle (...
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Display full error at the bottom right of blender 2.8

I am using a python addon throwing an exception and i can't figure out how to display the full error in blender 2.8+ :
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Properties are read-only in my script, mesh not regenerating on property change

I had mesh (simple building) generating script created for 2.79, and now is working on adapting it for 2.80. I've made it compiling and running (generating initial building with default params after ...
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How close can blender simulations get to reality?

can blender be used to simulate the real forces that are present in a model and can it be used to optimize model shapes? i have tried looking for examples online but found nothing that is satisfactory....
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How to move a rigged car in three.js editor with blender

I have a car with a main armature bone and all object and bones connected to the main armature bone directly or indirectly.So the problem I am facing is that when I import the object into three.js ...
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I want to use the shader Editor to give my objects color / color gradients but the objects doesnt react to anything I do in the shader editor.Yes, I made a check at "use Nodes"
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I am having an issue with linked objects in 2.8 I have mentioned it on the developer forums but have gotten no response so I thought I would bring it here. https://devtalk.blender.org/t/error-when-...
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How do you animate character's interaction with different objects?

If a character interacts only with one object that's easy: just add one Child Of constraint and you are good to go.But throughout the animation a character might pick up and release thousands of ...
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How can I rotate the view while using another tool (like extrude) in 2.8?

Add any object, select a face and press E to extrude. Now try to rotate the view while extruding. Normally middle mouse does this but while extruding middle mouse does not work. How do I use the mouse ...
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Why can't I “Double-click to rename” layers when a separate window is in 3D view? [on hold]

I've never had an issue naming/renaming render layers until all of the sudden. I was sifting through the code in text view. I was thinking about what could possible be the cause, then I hopefully ...
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Any way of not displaying white mesh border lines in 3D viewport when texture painting?

I'm painting a mesh with two materials, but I don't want to paint over the other materials, so I have the "face selection masking for painting" on. The problem is that it shows these white mesh lines....
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where is 'refresh sequencer' in the VSE of 2.8?

I insert a scene from the 3d view into the VSE, and as expected it has specific frames where its displaying pure grey or just plain wrongly. 2.79 had a big fat "refresh sequencer" button, which you ...
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How to transform armature via other object's data?

I want to transform an armature / skeleton of a 3D model in blender via collected data from another model. As I am new to blender I have no clue what the input data would be and how I would transform ...
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I can't seem to get the shading on this model correct. Model settings: Edge Split Subdivision surface- 3 subdivisions Of course smooth shading ON Model was based on circle with 120 vertices. My ...
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No save startup file or load factory settings option?

I'm trying to save a default startup, and online tutorials say File > Save Startup File... but I do not find this option
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Is there a way to import the valve biped rig from source film maker into blender and apply it to a model?

I need an IK rig for the models that's why
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Iris with Animation Nodes

I would like to know how to create an iris with animation nodes. Specifically to be able to create one leaf so that it can be duplicated placed around a circle and aligned to the edge of circle and ...
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why is my evee render looking so bad [on hold]

for the last couple of months, I have been working on a drum kit. when I finally rendered it I didn't like how the materials looked. does anyone know how I can fix it to make it look better?
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There are 6 different logos on the 2.8 splash screen. What is the meaning of them?

There are 6 different logos on the 2.8 splash screen. What is the meaning of them?
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UV triangles are all in the wrong direction despite forming a correct shape

This ones a doozey, so I'm trying to port a model from a game and everythings going great until I notice the textures are off. I've tried flipping the UV map and I've tried flipping the textures ...
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Why hair particles don't stay where must be?

Always when I try to add hair, I've got the problem. Hair don't stay where must be (over than red square in example). People in youtube easier create hair but I've always got that. I don't know what I'...
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Motion tracking: Solve error jumps after cleaning

My Solve error was 1.5, so I cleaned all tracks above a solve error of 2, which was only 4 out of my many trackers.I solved it again, and boom! My Solve error jumps to 143! The blue line in my graph ...
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How can I sharpen the light fall off for a rotating earth animation with 2 materials?

Intermediate level question. I have been following Andrew Price's excellent tutorial on "How to make Earth". I have managed to "create" earth, and render as a static image. I have returned to this ...
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Sculpt brush size lock in 2.8

Where did the brush size lock go for sculpt mode in 2.8???
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Get faces from mesh

I know how to create a mesh from a list of faces via mesh.from_pydata(verts, [], faces). I also know that I can get the vertices back via MeshVertex.co. How can I ...
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Blender 2.8 (Python) - convert text to mesh

I would greatly appreciate any tips and/or sample scripts on how (in Python / Blender 2.8) to convert a text object into a mesh object.
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Repairing a Mirror Modifier centre-line non-manifold edges (2.8)

So I have made a fairly simple shape (I'm new to blender) that I created using the mirror modifier on the X and Z axis so I only needed to make one quarter of it and the rest was mirrored. It's ...
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export a particle object animation to fbx

any help is very much appreciated! Is there a way to export a particle object animation (not necessarily the particles itself) to an fbx (or any other file format that can hold an animation) file to ...
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Is it possible to shift faces by using “square” loops

Is it possible to shift faces using a square loop? Is there a better way to accomplish the animation that is below, using Blender I made an animation in Octave of what I'm trying to accomplish in ...
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Align Object to fit Video

I am tracking an object in a video, which I want to replace with a 3D object in Blender. After tracking, I solve motion, and apply an object solver to the 3D constraint. However, I still have to ...
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Is there a way to exclude objects from bloom in eevee

I would like to use the bloom feature in eevee but only on about 4 objects while having 4 objects excluded. Is there a way? It sounds like you are describing a post-process effect using cycles. I am ...
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Active GPU in Terminal Linux [duplicate]

I'm trying to test the Google Cloud Platform to render Blender projects. To make this, I created a Virtual Machine in GCP with Ubuntu 19 OS and, using a SSH conection, I did install Blender 2.8. I ...
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Model looks weird when exporting from substance painter [on hold]

hey so i know this is more of a substance painter issue but this forum has been very helpful so far with relevant topics so i thought i would try it here. basically I have created my model in blender,...
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How do you make it so objects don't move smoothly? [on hold]

I need to know how to do this and not make objects move smoothly.
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how to set active object in selected objects group? [duplicate]

I have a long time a small problem to put an active object in the object selection list in Blender 2.70. some objects are selected, but none of them is an active object, how can i via python make one ...
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Mirror flip not working

https://gyazo.com/418be66571a2d28978515c3095f17450 It matches. They are all the same
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Building a new computer, questions about what I actually need? [on hold]

I would like to ask first if this is the right place to ask before I develop my doubts. Thanks a lot
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rigging an avatar for vrchat

i have a question, i tried to import a 3d model to vrchat using the unity's auto map feature but when i see the skeleton of the model it always shows that a few crucial bones are missing (shoulders, ...
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Blender 2.8 status bar

I am writing with the help of Google translator.  In the blender 2.8, the status bar went down (there is information about layers and vertices). How to raise the whole thing up? Is there any addon or ...
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3d Holographic Fan

Good afternoon everyone. Quick question, I am trying to create a really simple 3d image of an existing logo for a friend's restaurant and then take said image to upload onto his 3d Fan. I am a ...
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I recently downloaded HDRI from Blender cloud and after I loaded it into my scene it reveals as different HDRI [on hold]

I downloaded the HDRI - "farmer's path" from blender cloud and when I loaded it into my scene it reveals as "at wooden tent". I guess it is a mistake in the file's path, please fix it. How can I get ...
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How to get into second vertex color?

I am working on *.dff files imported from game to blender so I can modify it and export back. Everything is working perfectly except I did not think about night in the game. Default files from game ...
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Dithered edges of the reflection

I have followed a tutorial Blender - 80's Style Sunset Animation loop in Eevee (Blender 2.8) and I can't achieve the same effect as the author demonstrates. The difference is with edges of the ...
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How to make eye tracker for flat eyes that already applying lattice

Im new at blender and i stumble this problem on my simple character project where the character using lattice / flat eye, is there any way to make an eye tracker to animate the character because the ...
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Blender .fbx to unity. textures not working [duplicate]

So ive made a low poly tree and make the tree crown using an object info and a color ramp. The problem is that when im exporting the model to unity the only texture that shows up is the log witch ...
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Operator bpy.ops.rigidbody.object_add.poll() failed, context is incorrect

Here's a simple code that works fine as far as the .blend file with the object I'm modifying is already open. ...
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Blender 2.8 - keyframes not showing?

I've just started playing around with Blender 2.80 and I'm trying to animate some lightning I did. Whenever I hit 'I' on the Brightness, whether it's at 0 or 1, no keyframe appears on the Timeline.