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Camera shaped Vision problem in 3D view [duplicate]

I have clicked wrong keys and now im not able to turn it off and now i only see what was in the camera shaped box.
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Need help with animation (follow path)

I am trying to get about 10 objects to follow an eclipse by rotating a parent empty. But it is doing my head in! can someone guide me in the right direction?
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Extrusion with DXF line

Do I have keep on making new mesh for wall and everything once dxf is imported? Can I use dxf line for extrusion? Like we can do it in Rhino?
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Edges of mesh with emission shader look like of low resolution

As you can see the edges of a plane mesh with emission shader don't look like a smooth straight edge. I have noticed that generally the edges of a mesh with just a plain emission shader are not smooth....
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How to access object instance from property instance? (in update callback)

I am trying to create an add-on to create parametric objects (Blender 2.8rc1) I have defined a custom PropertyGroup, i.e.: ...
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Assigning a shortcut to hide/show multiple particle systems in Blender 2.8

I have a mesh with multiple particle systems. I try assigning the same shortcut to hide/show them but it doesn't work. The key only works the fist particle system I assigned it too, when logically it ...
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2.80 - use Eevee and Cycles together for motion blur issue

I have one question about one problem in my experiment with motion blur in Eevee. I know that in this time is not supported and maybe will be supported in future official release as another primary ...
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How to add two parents to a single child object in blender?

I have a car tire and I want two different bones to control it's rotation and and turning respectively.For that I want to make the tire parent to both the bones.Please tell me the way to a two bones ...
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Selecting objects by name starting with

I have many objects in the scene as they have been duplicated. pad, pad.001, pad.002 etc etc. I require a python code to select all of them by name.. name starting with 'pad' Thanks in advance.
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How to create a flat ramp out of stairs?

I need to create a flat ramp, I have tried to dissolve the edges but its not producing the desired outcome, any ideas? My current setup: If I dissolve edges I get the following: thanks for your ...
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Rotating texture in node mapping make texture gone after rotate more than 90°

I am rather new on blender, in this case i was making an eyeball i want to combine transparent and glossy shader and in the last step i need to rotate the texture to make the transparent side facing ...
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It would be useful to know where Blender log files are stored on Mac, Linux, and Windows. It could help with troubleshooting crashes and other issues.
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Is it possible to project a 2D rendered image back to its 3D model?

I want to modify a 3D model in a particular way. Render images, modify these images (using a python program), and project these modifications back onto the texture. Is this possible or not?
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Error importing several meshes from single dir

I have been trying to figure out an error message I get with attempting to script blender to import all stl's from a dir, edit them, then export them back to the same dir with the filename appended. ...
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how to fix subsurf modifier deformity

I'm making a gun and one of the parts to it is not subsurf dividing correctly and creates this atrocity is there any way i can fix this? yes, i have tried loopcuts
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How To Have Fine Control Over Rotating Objects

I recently downloaded this jet from BlendSwap which has dual propellers on the wings. The propellers do spin on their own when the animation is played. But when I do animations, at some point I'd ...
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How can you render out just the audio from a video in VSE?

Basically all I need to do is render out the track (the top most bar that appears when you drop a video in VSE). I am pretty new to Blender's VSE and I haven't been able to find anything about what I ...
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How do I turn on anti-aliasing of Z depth and some Aov pass?

How do I turn on anti-aliasing of Z depth and some Aov pass? I using Brender2.8 and render with Cycles.
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Import issues Marvelous Designer FBX files

I have emailed Marvelous Designer support about my issues with the FBX files. The animations were being lost in the import, MD they have replied to my request but I don't understand what they mean. ...
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I am buying Macbook pro 13 inch [on hold]

Hello i am buying new laptop Macbook 13 inch. For work use and also I will be using it for blender. My questions is what do I have to add to make the laptop takes the rendering and the video in ...
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How to parent mesh to bone?

My model has bones and some of meshes are child of bone. When I import this model, such bone-mesh relationship is broken. Is there any way to import properly or fix these deparenting? I can use ...
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Automatic weighting on my model is all over the place

I am a beginner/hobbyist who has some very basic experience with modelling and armatures/posing. I have been scouring the forums for a while here and there, and I see people with similar issues to ...
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Best way to make fillets

I'm trying to model a casted water pump and need the edges to be blended (fillets?) as shown in the photo. I have tried creating the parts and joining them together via Boolean union. But the edges ...
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It is possible to make a mesh that adjusts when I adjust a curve?

If I build out a bezier curve/path/similar, and then apply a plane mesh onto it, I get a nice strip or loop like object. Is it possible to keep these tied together so that when I adjust the curve, ...
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Bevel modifier artefact on a single vertex

I made a simple object and applied a single bevel modifier on a vertex group. The modifier works fine except for a single vertex (see picture below) where it created a strange artefact. To avoid ...
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Break up Model and Texture For Unreal Engine 4 Import

I have a large model (.obj file) that was generated by another piece of software and represents a real world location. I also have a very large texture (.jpg file) that was created from images of that ...
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Can't set color for a material in blender/python 2.8

I am attempting to create a plane and set the color; the following code throws an error at this line: bpy.data.materials['RSgreen'].diffuse_color=(0,0,0) the ...
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Rotate Around Selection not working

I have Rotate Around Selection selected in Interface > Preferences but although it was working as expected previously, it now does not. Specifically, the view rotates around a specific mesh vertex ...
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Normal Map Baking Problem

I got a problem about normal map baking which is annoying. When i try to bake normal map from high poly to low poly baking ends so bad. To inform you about what i did for resolve this problem. These ...
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Index material in 2.8 (Cryptomatte)

I have a lamp. Behind the glass is a source of light. I want to apply effects to the light source in the composer. Previously, this was done using a material index. In 2.8 this isn't possible, there ...
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The lighting in my phone model [on hold]

So I was trying to create a phone model and render it like a realistic phone render except one problem. I have poor lighting skills and I would like some advice on how to create some good lighting. I'...
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How to Make Metal Mesh using PBR texture…?

I dowloaded this texture form CC0 textures. I am trying to appy it for long time using node editor but i dont know where i am lacking. Please help me out.
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How to see outline in blender sculpt mode?

I know it can be done because I did it once, but I do not remember how to do it.
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Python Addon Can't Locate Submodule Folder

I'm trying to build an addon that has multiple sub-modules located in the same folder as the __init__.py that pulls everything together. It's exactly the same set-...
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Empty Preferences…no Add-ons…totally empty screen [on hold]

I'm using a Mac and downloaded the RC. When opening preferences there is nothing there. Also when looking at the render tab in the over by properties the only renderer shown is Evee and Workbench ...
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Completly beveling edges on model

I am trying to get rid of all corners on upper part of my object, so it would be nice completely circular (blue line) while maintaining lowest possible number of vertices. Now there are many visible ...
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How to swap an object with another

I want to swap a puffball with a sphere, and make the puffball the same size as the sphere, deleting the sphere and putting the puffball where it was
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All addons are missing [on hold]

I just downloaded and installed the RC for Blender 2.8. I've have a previous build of 2.8 before and didn't have this problem. There are several things missing from my UI, including all options under ...
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How to round edges on mesh

I'm trying to get round edges on my mesh but using inset extrude or subdivision and bevel don't seem to do the trick this is what i have and this is what i want
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Grease pencil fill appears infront of glass, while in 3d space it is behind

Trying to put a grease pencil layer behind and infront of a glass jar in Blender 2.8. But the part behind the jar appears to be infront of the jar. Is there some kind of Blend mode in grease pencil I ...
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Separate by vertex count - fast

I make a terrain (ground + vegetation mesh) for an old game engine which needs all the geometry to be separated into chunks consisting of ~ 25k vertices max. So far I use my "separate by radius" ...
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render animation with multiple views of the same scene

I have a SpaceCraft doing a flyby of a planet and I have 3 3D-viewports in Blender of this scene, but when I render an animation (Ctrl+F12), blender only renders 1 view. I can use a screen capture ...
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Append python script for Blender 2.8

I'm trying to write a script to append an Object or a Collection from a blend file to a new file. Can someone please point what I'm doing wrong? ...
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More efficient code for creating object and adding color?

So my overall goal is to make 80k spheres in different clusters colored by cluster. I have a 3D coordinates for each cluster in separate arrays. When I run the code below to create the objects, it ...
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Can bones in IK chains be also moved independently?

I have the following IK chain: Bone 3 is the IK bone and 4 is the IK target. Clearly, when 4 is moved the entire chain follows it. Which leads to the problem that it is impossible to move the bones ...
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Textures Not Showing

I'm having issues with applying textures in blender. Having moved from Maya to blender it's a bit of a learning curve, but after going through tutorial after tutorial on UV Mapping and unwrapping ...
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“number of slices” shortcut doesn't work (Loop Cut)

https://youtu.be/zH_eZDWCnMg?t=123 Hi, i try this tutorial but "number of slices" page up/down or mouse wheel shortcut doesn't work ? Version: 2.8 RC
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What can I do to speed up my computer for rendering? These are my iMac specs [on hold]

I am considering buying a pc laptop as a secondary computer for rendering, or upgrading certain components in my iMac, any recommendations? 27-inch iMac with Retina 5k display: 4.2GHz quad-core 7th ...
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List of material previews in template_preview

I am working on an add-on that lists the materials. We are looking for a way to display a large material preview using template_preview. Although it was possible to display it, only the material ...