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Object uneven scaling when using remesh/lattice

I was hoping on turning my mesh into lego bricks by using remesh modifier, so here's what I did: +create a cylinder object +add remesh modifier to that cylinder object +set the remesh mode to block +...
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Use a collection as object inputs in Animation nodes

i;m trying to use animation nodes for the first time. I've made a sub program which does what it's supposed to (scale objects up as a sweeper object goes past them in the X axis) , but How can i make ...
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How to join animated/inanimate object without BOTH animating?

Sorry I don’t have a picture. Essentially, I animated a glass tube to spin around, but when I joined it with the larger object I made for it to go inside, the ENTIRE joined object spins. Is there a ...
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Turning a UV layout into an image?

I want to be able to print out my UV layout, so as to be able to assemble the model out of paper (or wood, if I lasercut). Is there an easy way to turn the edges in the UV editor into outlines on the ...
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How to design a table and other pieces of furniture?

I am a 50 plus year old. I an trying to learn blender, so I can design tables etc, I have tried to watch videos but cant find the right ones. I know i am the problem, I am a slow learner and do not ...
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Annoying menus popped up in dope sheet, can't remove them

Yeah. I know it didn't come out of nowhere, I probably trigged it with the endless buttons or keystrokes everywhere. It's really annoying and it's the only one that has it there...
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Particles disappear when no physics set

So I created a forest scene using hair particles system for trees and bushes. These particles stay stationary and only the camera and my character moves in the animation. So to better the render time, ...
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Particle movement attached to emitter object rotation

Here's an inline link with a screen gif of the topic Gfycat. Hi there, how can i do that: rotating an emitter object around z-axis, and the particles do also rotate with the emitter object? The goal ...
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Delaunay Triangulation

I'm new to animation nodes, I read trough AN documentation, searched the internet but couldn't figure how could one divide a given mesh (e.g. a plane) using Delaunay triangulation. Any ideas?
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3D cursor to geometry generated by a modifier

I need to set the 3D cursor on a point generated by an array. I tried with "Adjust edit cage to modifier result" and "Display modifier in edit mode", but when I select the point with the little circle,...
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How can mesh have different material than particles?

I'd like to make the earth brown and the grass (particles) green. I've tried to follow tutorials and I don't find anything wrong about my settings. Here's the file:
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Smoke and fire not showing up in my eevee render

In my render the fire with smoke physics are not rendering for some reason, I've been breaking my head about this. I use blender 2.8 and the Eevee renderer. I'll have a download link to my file. ...
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exporting blender material to unity

i created a lime with material in blender. it looks good enough for me in blender editor. i baked it and saved as a png texture file to use in unity. but i could not get same output in unity with this ...
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How to polish curving edges?

I have 2 questions please: 1. Just wondering how to polish these edges and make it look clean? And make it look more like hard edges. 2. I'm not satisfied with how the curve looks. I'm using snake ...
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How do I create a nice miter joint between these two pieces?

I would like these two pieces to meet up at the correct angle so there is no overlap and no distance between them. I'm used to sketchup where I would have been able to use the snap to intersection ...
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How to trim wall to roofline

How can I trim this wall to the roofline? Thanks in advance.
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Blender Crashes on macOS 10.14.3 on a specific User Account

so we have Blender installed and running the latest macOS 10.14.3 that came out a few days ago. It's been working pretty well, except today it crashed and would not launch afterwards. We keep getting ...
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link or maybe separation problem

I have the following problem. at the beginning, i duplicated the "wheelbox" via duplicate link. first all was ok. but now i am coming to the point where i want to work on the inner/outer part of the ...
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How to access Pie Menus with a stylus pen?

I am planning to get a laptop-tablet hybrid (Surface Book 2), so I can sketch & sculpt on the go. But when in tablet mode, The keyboard will not be accessible and I don't know how I'll be able to ...
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How to pose cloth

As seen on the picture the cloth is folded twice with one corner hanging behind it or being "pinned" to the backrest of the chair. What I have tried is to use two armatures: One to create the fold on ...
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Modeling with math or procedural methods? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a mathematically correct parabolic dish in Blender. I have played around by using proportional editing and whatnot, but in my experience this does not provide the precision that ...
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How to achieve automated followthrough with splines and constraints? (troubleshoot)

I'm creating a rig that involves the flapping of wings. The goal is to have the long finger/feathers act almost like a reverse IK constraint where the target is the root bone. I attempted this by ...
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Is there any principle about using “edge loop” when building a model?

I'm trying to build a laptop this time, and edge loops disturbed me somehow. Edge loops will create "useless" verticies and edges at the position where I don't need them. Should I remove them with "...
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Objects have been duplicated into immovables

I am trying to replicate Claude Monet's bridge over a pond but everything has been duplicated into immovable objects that I can't edit or even select. Here's a screencap of it. https://i.stack....
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How to edit a path and retain the distance between multiple objects which use either path constraint or clamp constraint

Having a bit of a problem. I've rigged up a train which follows a path, the problem is that I need to use the train on several different shaped tracks. If I try and edit the path, then all of the ...
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Is there a better way to make paths? Working on a string for longbow

Hello I have a question about paths. I'm working on string for my longbow but this method that I'm using seems wrong. Is there a better way to do this or should I keep doing in like this? Curretly ...
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Multiple curve guides for one particle system (hair)

Is there a way to use multiple curve guides for one particle system? When I try it, the particles are influenced by all the curves: The effect I am looking for is something like this: But the only ...
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How to create a “shrinking” smoke?

Recently I watched a film the Wandering Earth. There is a scene where the planet Earth produces a "smoke" trail behind when moving. The trail is almost static (very slow smoke flow). It shrinks ...
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Painting onto textures - cycles

I'm on the road to modeling and texturing a old castle ruin near from home, I scanned the ruins to have some blueprints and realistic texture patterns. The project is modeling the missing parts of the ...
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how to print the centroid/origin of an object?

I am trying to re-center an object that I have imported into blender. I have set the object origin to the Center of Mass of the object, now I want to translate the object so its' center of mass is ...
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How to make objects move identically in Blender and Unity without Alpha Vertex?

I've been working for quite some time on a small scene for Unity. The scene is in a forest so there are plenty of trees and grass. Im using the same technique in both cases: baking a high detail mesh ...
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So just rigging a model and after parenting my arms and legs the spine will move the mesh but the limbs wont!

So I have made a basic model with more detailed hands for the sake of a game. Now I followed a tutorial and made a basic rig and parented them properly. When i selected the mesh then the skeleton and ...
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How to install Yafray for Blender?

Please help, i'm trying to do caustics how do I install Yafaray for blender 2.79? i did as the yafray website instructed but i'm getting this error
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exporting a collection to re import into blender?

Hi I am trying to re import a layer/collection back to a newer blender file. I noticed that I can not export as blender. I managed to export my collection as FBX, but all the modifiers got applied. ...
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Is it possible to use Blender mask modifier animations in Unity? Or other solution to making something disappear?

I've created an animation in Blender with the mask modifier to make the characters feet disappear before another action takes place. The dropping and spinning animation is exported as I want to Unity, ...
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3D In Ear Monitor Shell Outline shape change to fit custom faceplate

Very new to blender here and having an issue finding a hopefully simple solution to my problem. I have 3D stl file of a hollow in ear impression that has already been smoothed and sculpted to be a ...
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How to paint vertex alpha in the new version for unity?

https://youtu.be/DMS1I-gJkzE According to google, making bottom vertecies opaque and top ones transparent should fix the sliding grass issue. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1QbpCZuGe7M I tried ...
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Can't delete face

This face won't delete and it doesn't have any vertices. It is like an undetectable thin plane. Any help would mean so much, im just new to blender. Here is the blender file:
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Applied armature doesn't “stick” to mesh while not applied does and I think I need to apply

According to a tutorial that shows how to export my NLA to Unity I need to apply all modifiers first. Though, I noticed that if I apply my armature to the mesh then the mesh stops following the ...
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Control Fly Mode with joystick?

is it possible to control the camera movements when in FLY MODE in CYCLES with some external device, preferably joystick to get a smooth movement? Instead of using keyboard keys W,D,S,A? Did anybody ...
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How to set the keyframes in order to use a macro?

I am trying to do a macro about a ocean. For that I have to set the Keyframes of the ocean in order to achieve the movement. The problem is that any code line is generated when I set the keyframes so ...
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Does PC Game Glitch ruin or destroy your GPU? [on hold]

I was just playing telltale game's walking dead and suddenly Javi has an infinite streak shoved on his back and everytime he moves, the streak moves along with him. So i was just wondering, can i ...
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How to prevent blender blocking computer entering stand by state?

I often leave my Windows computer on overnight, and sometimes I have Blender running when I do so. I've noticed that when Blender is running that my computer will not enter it's powered down state. ...
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How to render Alpha background

I downloaded a file from blend swap edit it and I tried to render it with alpha channel but whenever I does this happens It look like it is rendering with alpha channel but it doesn't after when the ...
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Blender Log file location on mac?

Hey I'm new to blender and currently I work on a project where is need to export a mesh into Babylon.js I'm using the following exporter: https://doc.babylonjs.com/resources/blender The problem is ...
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Shrink-wrap not conforming to X-Axis

I'm trying to shrink-wrap a simple rectangular shaped object onto another mesh. The vertical-axis works fine but it will not conform on the horizontal. Strange as the text in the middle worked fine. ...
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Problem executing string

In 2.79 I was using exec() with a string to run operators, however in 2.8 copying from the info panel into exec() gives an error with the constraint_matrix: ...
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Difference between rig and armature ? (and a few other beginner questions)

I'm just getting my feet wet in Blender, but ran into a couple of things I can't get my head around. Following the tutorials and my own tryouts, it's possible to create a "skeleton" for the purpose of ...
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Can't bevel edge

I'm modelling a lego brick and I cannot bevel this edge. The edge still stays sharp. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. I'm only new to blender.This is the blender file:
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Where is Grease Pencil stroke snap mode in UI?

I found this: gpencil_stroke_snap_mode gpencil_stroke_snap_mode NONE All points, No snap. ENDS End points, Snap to first and last points and interpolate. FIRST First point, Snap ...

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