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How to include vertices to subdivision modifier?

I created all the 3 faces attached to the extruded cube with shift+F. I tested some variations and the results were prettym uch the same. It uses some edges to make a nice smooth subdivision and it ...
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physics-based tank rig - interaction problems between OBJECT constraints and rigid-body physics

(I would attach my blend file, but I can't figure out how to attach non-image files (and haven't found any documentation on how); if someone needs it, just explain how in a comment and I can edit the ...
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Add Object and get back to Sculpting Mode?

I am new to blender but have tried out another 3d sculpting program in the past (but only for a short time). When i start Blender 2.8 i click on "sculpting" and then i get a ball and can start ...
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Anybody had any luck with mathutils.noise.noise()?

The function always returns zero, whatever Vector it is given as the position first parameter? Both in 2.79 and 2.8? Or am I attempting to use it the wrong way? Is ...
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Set active object with box select (blender 2.8)

I am looking to use the select box tool to make an object active. When I point and click on an object, it becomes active. However, when I use the select box tool on a different object, the second ...
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How to delete a strip and not a marker in the VSE

I must be skipping something really simple. But I have my video strips in the VSE and I am trying to erase one. I select it. However, a nearby marker is also selected and I cannot find any way to ...
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convert curve animation to keyframes

Hy everyone I've got a caterpillar/tank tracks, with several individual track parts. With the Curve modifier, they go around the curve and behave as they should. The animation is a loop animation ...
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2.8 Beta - There are no Crash Logs in the temp folder

Blender crashes a lot during rendering. I cannot make out what is causing it. I look in the temp folder but there are no crash logs.
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What does the “Input value used for unconnected socket” error mean when using the Blendermada Client?

I had Truespace from Caligari until it was bought out and sunsetted, so I'm not totally a newby 3d rendering and animation, just Blender. I've had this version for a relatively long time, like well ...
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How to make longer shadow

I have a shadow in this scene that only shadows his head and a part of his leggs, if you look closer you can see that the shadow goes away. How can I make my character's shadow 100% on the ground? ...
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Why Seams are visible at a distance?

Yes the Seam placement is rather questionable, but anyways... Whats up with this? :P [Edit in response to Rix Yarbrough] Version 2.79b Mesh is consistent if that is what you are asking for.
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How do you change the camera focal length in Blender 2.8?

In Blender 2.79 this option was in the Camera tab. In 2.8 I see I can adjust the 3D viewport focal length. However when I go into camera view, I can't seem to find a place to adjust the camera focal ...
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How to use the timeline when working in the VSE

I have my video project with three different areas where I am working. I would like to switch from one to the other in the sequencer, and from one of the Mikeycal Meyers tutorials I understood the ...
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How can I make a curvy surface w/o “shadows swinging” on the surface?

I was making the center part of a wheel rim when this occurs: The Solid, with unforgiving matcaps: You can see the clear shadow jumping on the surface with subsurf on, and the distorted lights. I ...
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How to draw a for e.g. a grass ground in texture paint within blender 2.8?

So I wanted to draw a gras ground on a plane, but I don't know what i have to change in the Texture Slots and Texture Panel, maybe someone can help me? enter image description here
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Is it possible to make 2D images for a product configurator from 3D models

I visited this site it is a product configurator site, how i think it works is that they have a lot of pictures they merged together, i was curious on how they created this 2D images (from a real life ...
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materials not showing in viewport (blender 2.8 on macbook pro)

I have an issue with blender 2.8 BETA. In viewport I can see materials I made in 2.79 and switch among them but I can't see any changes I make in 2.8. I can't create any new materials using nodes to ...
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How to I cut a specific part of an object in order to have 2 separate objects?

I'm completely green to Blender. Whilst I've used 3DS Max in the past, I haven't got a clue how to use Blender and it isn't striking me as very comprehensive, so I thought I'd reach out. I've ...
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removing the white border in material 3d viewport when selecting alpha blend or alpha clip

i'm trying to get these leaves to show correctly in the 3d viewport (not render) with the transparency applied and no white border around the leaves, i had to choose alpha clip or alpha blend to get ...
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Help with material setup

First time asking question here. I want to know if my material setup is 100% correct. Specifically specular map, I'm using it only for roughness or should it be also be connected to principled spec ...
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Ultraviolet light material

How could I make a black light material out of this one?
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Need a solution for a solution (Subsurf Pinching)

So I've recently viewed this video to solve my pinching issues with a car bumper: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rlMzsBWtPY However, how would one get the bumper lights and stuff back on the bumper ...
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How can i model these grooves in my mesh correctly?

I am fairly new to blender and have been trying to learn on my own with help from tutorials and such, so i still don't know a lot of what to do and how to properly do it. I've been modeling this Iron ...
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How can I make a sunset?

Ive been making a warehouse and the lighting is supposed to be like a sunset, but how can i do this and make it look nice?
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How to apply armature/rig transformation to the mesh/shape key?

So I added a jaw bone thinking it would help me to model/give some consistency to Key 3 Visemes/shape keys but now I don't know how to proceed from here:
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Why is the colour in my image texture getting washed-out?

This is my project file. I'm modeling a banana. When I use an image texture the colour becomes fake.
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How do I repeat my script/macro across all selected objects?

I am trying to create an automated LOD process within Blender, that takes a mesh, creates a group using the mesh's name, renames the mesh to '_LOD0', adds a Decimation modifier and then creates 3 more ...
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Importing a Rig from Blender to Unity

So i have rigged a character for Unity in Blender. The only complicated part at all really is the hands. After rigging it and checking the weight painting it all seems good. When i transfer it over to ...
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How to create a horizontal strip inside a circlular plane?

I need to create a horizontal strip from one side of the circular plane to another circular plane inside it. The result needs to be like this: I got the outer circles using the inset key like this: ...
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i cant the select whole circle of vertices

I'm practicing blender 3d v2.79 By the last 3 weeks when get inside the edit mode i can't select the whole circle of vertices by hitting Ctrl+alt +left click In the beginning i thought that my laptop ...
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Animation: Creating random pulses (not noise) on a F-Curve

with a noise modifier on a F-curve I can "shake" something randomly and continuously. But I need a couple of single "pulses" randomly spread over a sequence of frames with a random amplitude. How ...
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Blender plays a short .mp3 sound when it completes the render - HOW?

I was looking into a really necessary function for me when using Blender. I need Blender to play a short mp3 sound when it finishes rendering. I found this on the API: bpy.app.handlers....
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How to change “View port” background color in v 2.8 Grease Pencil

Hi and thank you in advance - I would like to draw on a dark gray or black background, but I do not yet know how to change the background color in grease pencil mode.
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Apply scale/location deforms mesh

I'm a total beginner with Blender. When importing my model to Unity3D, the rotation and the location of the body of the model is wrong. I think I have to apply scale/location, but when I do that, the ...
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Weapon animation constraints help

I'm having trouble with the constraints staying attached to the weapon. The weapon has its own rig, the root bone has the "Child Of" constraint to the separate player_rig's right hand bone.(The ...
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Rigging and weight painting challenges

New to rigging so please be patient :-) I used rigify to generate my rig, but afterwards a lot of my mesh was incorrectly map, so I tried weight painting to fix it. I'm getting the following results ...
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Copying pose to mirrored side of character results in asymmetry

My character is symmetrical when in rest pose, but when I move one arm into a pose and then copy the pose to the other arm with ShiftCtrlV, it comes out somewhat different. There were a few pose ...
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Translucent material (a sheet of paper) with image texture?

How to create such a translucent material (a sheet of paper) with some image texture? In the photo I'm directing the sheet towards a lamp and able to read what is printed on another side. What is the ...
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Animated rotation of plane to solid

I was wondering if there was a way to animate the rotation of a plane to generate the solid of the rotation. This is to create an informative math video on Integration. So, for example, taking a ...
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Trackers in re-uploaded footage

I've managed to get my footage re-uploaded to my project again after reformatting my PC, but I've noticed that all of my trackers keep moving around. Is there any way to fix this, or have I got to ...
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How would i start retopologizing this with retopoflow?

I am new to Retopoflow and blender retopology in general so how would I get started on this (Tombstone) particular mesh? Thanks
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Best way to prep a vehicle for rigging

Looking for advice on the best workflow / way to set up a purchased vehicle model for rigging.
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Objects spawn on cursor rather than in the origin

Hey I just got Blender like 3 days ago, and I messed something up. When I create a new object, it spawns where ever my cursor currently is. But instead, i want it to spawn at the original world origin....
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How do you restore previously tracked footage?

I've recently reformatted my PC, and once I reinstalled and loaded my Blender file back up, the trackers were still there, but the footage wasn't. I tried to reload the sequence back up, but now that ...
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setting and getting bone transformations

I am having some problems with blender bones. In short this is my issue: In python I am creating some bones. I transform them in edit mode using a specific matrix. Now I need to read back the ...
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UV Islands stuck together

I've been working on unwrapping a lego minifigure I've modeled and when reaching the hand I've got a problem with the inner part of the hand and the side of the hand's island becoming stuck together. ...
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PSD brushes “couldn't load image”

I'm having issues trying to work with sculpt brushes: when trying to load the PSD Image as a texture for the new brush I recieve a "Can't load image" message. After doing this if I go back to the ...
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How to reset scroll settings?

I searched for the answer in another post that recommended shift+B to reset scroll lock. I tried it and it still felt strange to navigate, unlike a new file. I can shift+B, then select a window to ...
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Need help moving a set of cubes from one end to the other on x-axis with python scripting

I am currently using blender 2.8 and I am trying to make a scripted animation where I move a set of cubes from one end to the other on the x-axis with delays in between animations. This isn't really ...
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how i bake a normal map without needing sharp edges?

as the title says, i am having a issue when trying to bake this object as a test that i done myself (and graciously thanks for this test i found this unexpected bug), so i have been using this addon ...

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