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### Unable to adjust weight paints

So I'm working on a character I want to animate, and the eyes and hair are being manipulated by my arm bones. I have gone into weight paint mode and tried to erase the weights on the eyes. This did ...
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### How to add image on 2 materials?

I have 2 material and i want to put a image above the 2 material. I have created a bus model and to the below part i have 2 material white and blue. In between on the top of the 2 material i want to ...
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### Tracking; Does Blender know?

OK, so I'm tracking a box in a video by tracking dots on each side, and at certain points in the animation a side of the box disappears, and then later on that side is visible again. As a result, the ...
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### Missing preference tab in Blender 2.8 [closed]

addons tab has disappeared from preferences anyone knows why? factory reset scrolling up and down and switching the main viewport to preferences makes no difference ability to choose add-ons is ...
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### How to render video to plane/face-of-mesh in evee

Let's take the generic example of the preloaded cube, how do I apply video to each of the faces? I prefer the non-node method of doing this. As well explain how to display it in the 3d viewport if it ...
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### Most of object baking black? (2.8)

I have this model that I'm trying to bake to a texture: But when I bake it, I get mostly black except for one diagonal brown square, like this: I'm not quite sure what the issue is here. I'm using ...
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### I have version 2.74. Is there a way to put the colors in the UV/Image Editor I'm not using a texture? [duplicate]

Is there a way to make the colors into the UV/image editor I'm not using a texture But I want to be able to export the image with the colors because I can't change them where I'm exporting it.
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### What is the quickest way to get stable cloth-like deformation where nothing falls due to gravity or perpetually wobbles insanely?

No matter what setup I have, no matter how many times I try to do it whether with gravity or with some force that points up to counteract gravity, it never seems to completely work. I want to just ...
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### Can't get the model weighted, all faces are red painted

I've been following this tutorial: Blender 3D Wolf Rigging tutorial. The difference is that I used a custom model, when I'm about to do the mesh to armature link the resulting weight are wrong, can't ...
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### Missing Keyboard Shortcuts on Tooltips in Blender 2.8 RC

I'm new to Blender and decided to try the 2.8 Release Candidate. The YouTube Video introducing the interface shows Keyboard Shortcuts in the Tooltips. However, I'm unable to see any Keyboard Shortcut ...
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### Blender Imported file.OBJ I not showing up

I got Blender a few hours ago, and I have been trying to import an .OBJ file, but it's not appearing. I have tried to rescale, fix clipping, outline is on, and it's not outside of the plate either.
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### Do i Build Blender for every change I make in the code?

I want to see how the BVH import script in blender works. I was thinking if i could print the values of the variables at different points in the code to the console then it would help me a lot.(just ...
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### Cutting leaves triangular edges

Hello I have a problem when trying to cut object into 4 pieces. I an completly new to Blender. How can I make it smooth?
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### Text with no geometry in the Blender Game Engine?

I try to make an ASCII-Game with the BGE so I try to build all the levels with Text-Objects. The problem is that all the text objects will slow down the game because of their geometry. Is it possible ...
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### What is the single line of code required to change a preference in 2.8?

I am trying to use one line of code in the console to toggle... Preferences>Navigation>Orbit Around Selection ...
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### (Python API 2.8) How to add points to a Stroke Grease Pencil in a Vertex Group?

I am newbie in Python API. I wanna to automate one rig proccess with Grease Pencil object in Blender 2.8. I've already created the bones in the correct, related positions in the BBONE format ... and ...
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### Mirrored clothing object still clips on mirrored model object in centered position

I do not understand why my clothes are clipping on one side. I've done three things: ensured my model is mirrored properly and didn't make any changes to her since I made clothes, 2) Mirrored my ...
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### Polygon divided to Triangles (Cycles)

How can I achieve flat poly surfaces without the render dividing it into triangles? In Object Mode and Eevee it looks ok, but not when rendered in Cycles.
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### I can't ignore constraints when duplicating or adding a modifier to a group/collection

I am trying to make an array of a collection/group, each object in the group has a constraint applied to it. I want to apply an array modifier to the collection/group. the issue I am am having is that ...
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### Blender Grid axis colors

Does anyone know how to change the X and Y axis color in Blender 2.80?
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### Video Editore- PiP Rendering Questions- Can’t find the file; not sure if it is actually rendering it what is happening

I am editing a gameplay video with the screen recording under the recording of my peripherals (picture in picture). I was able to do this all fine, the issue is rendering. I’m not sure if what I am ...
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### Where is Ctrl-Alt-Shift-Mouse Wheel discrete rotation in 2.8

I can't find this in 2.8 and it was really useful. For instance in 2.79 you could Ctrl-Alt-Wheel to roll rotate the view based on your current. The only way I could do this in 2.8 was with the ...
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### Rounded bevel for selected vertices in a plane

I am trying to create a rounded bevel for two of the four vertices in this arrow shape: I selected the left-most vertex, pressed ctrl-shift-b and created the bevel as seen in the picture. However, ...
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### Creating a ragdoll in Blender to use in Garry's Mod

Not sure if this is the greatest place to ask this but I have a quick and not so simple question, how could I possibly export a blender model into gmod as a ragdoll. Not talking about making a ...
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### Brightness varies between texture image and UV or edit mode

I'm facing a problem I'm currently not able to solve on my own. I created a sign with blender and wanted to texture it. As you can see in the following picture the brightness of the object within UV ...
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### Groups not being converted to Collections

When I open pre-2.8 files in 2.8 the layers are being converted to collections, but the groups are not. Is there a way for 2.8 to convert groups from older files to Collections?
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### How to export a rig from Blender to Makehuman

I've worked really hard on a rig. I would like to put it into Makehuman so I can repeat it more easily. I don't care about redoing the constraints I just want to have the rig into Makehuman. So how do ...
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### There is no Film color management in blender 2.8. Why?

It's a pity but there is no Film (not Filmic) color management in blender 2.8. I wonder why it was removed? Also all camera presets also were removed. If anybody knows the reason why it was removed ...
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### Background image not appearing in motion tracking render

I have another project that is exactly like this one but that one works, even though they have the exact same compositing setup. Any reason why this one doesn't show the background? Blend file: https:...
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### My circular array only gives 2 objects instead of my count

Trying to do a circular array in Blender 2.8 as shown in many video's on Youtube. Except I don't get my desired count (5) but I only get two. What I did: Placed my model off center Placed my origin ...
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### Simulating balls falling into a mesh. Why do I get different results each time?

So basically I've an array of about 700-800 spheres that will fall into a box. What I am trying to do is, after the balls settle they spell out something. I did that,by going to the last frame of the ...
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### Losing my UVs while using Animation Nodes [duplicate]

Im happy with my node setup im just wondering if there is a way I can keep my UVs and have the object do the same animation but with a textured material. I cannot figure out how to generate or keep ...
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### Non-wireframe edges showing in object mode

I created some new edges for my boot mesh, but they show up in object mode when they shouldn't (and none of the other lines do). Why is that? And how do I remove these lines in object mode? Some ...
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### Should I make this model seperate objects or 1 mesh

I'm modelling a humanoid character made of both solid and flexible parts joined together. To avoid problems when rigging should the objects be joined together then weight painted to get the desired ...
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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. ...