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How can I remotely access Blender 2.8?

I am trying to remotely access Blender in a host server. Both client PC and host server have Nividia GPUs installed that are compatible with Blender. Blender works properly in both PCs if they were ...
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Freestyle lines & grease pencil objects 2.8 - how can I stop freestyle from rendering in front of grease pencil objects?

When I have a 3D mesh object in the background, freestyle enabled, and then a grease pencil object in the foreground, then press F12 to render, the freestyle lines are drawn in front of the grease ...
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Objects appear jagged in object mode

this started randomly happening during a blender session. The image is a default cube immediately after opening blender All graphics drives are up to date: NVIDIA GeForece GTX 1080 I set everything ...
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Can light affect specific objects only?

In C4D I can control which objects to affect with a light, in the image below only the main object is affected by the light source, the background and other objects are not affected. But I haven't ...
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How to select what to render with F12 in Blender 2.8?

When I press F12 Blender 2.8 it doesn't render what I'm currently looking at. How do I select what to render when I press F12? EDIT: I didn't explain the situation well enough not that I'm reading it ...
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Cell Fracture - How to have long shards radiating from center of object?

Would like to cell fracture a cube and have the shards radiating from the center of the cube to the faces in single long pieces, is this possible?
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I'm Trying to inset circles on the corner of the mouth but I can't quite figure it out

I bought this model for 3d printing and I've been doing some customization to make it look like different characters in the anime. Current State of Model: Circles I'm talking about: Any help ...
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Difficulty sculpting with skin texture

I seem to be having trouble sculpting with skin texture. in order for the texture to show up i had to set dynamesh to 200, and then i have to smooth, then apply the texture. I have a powerful machine,...
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Sculpting Distortion 2.8

After a long time I try myself in sculpting again, using 2.8 and having a problem sculpting on cylinders. As you can see in the picture the faces sort of... splitter off, I would say? If anyone could ...
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Smooth transition between two edge loops

I've inherited some STL files for a device enclosure (meant to be 3D printed) that I need to alter. It contains several standoffs (posts for mounting circuit boards) that transition smoothly into the ...
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How do i speed up even more EEVEE rendering?

I have a pretty big scene with eevee currently rendering with a GTX1060 and for a frame takes 11 seconds. I wonder, how can i speed up the frame render time even more to get even faster renders? ...
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How do i get rid of these black marks

The wing flaps are 2D planes that i applied a solidify mod on them. how do i remove these black marks/seams?
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Bevel doesn't look right

Beveling used to work as one might expect, but something changed and now the bevel is funky. I would like to see a smooth arc of 90 degrees. Instead, the arc appears to go about 20-25 degrees ...
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Smooth transition

No idea what to do to make it look smooth after subdiv
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Copy shape key to a different object with similar geometry

Is it possible to copy a shape key between objects with similar geometry? Specifically, I am looking to transfer shape keys from a higher poly mesh to a lower poly mesh that are very similar in shape, ...
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How can I tie the Display Face Orientation to a Toggleable hotkey?

I already have the... thing: bpy.context.space_data.overlay.show_face_orientation This accepts a boolean value. I found this out by looking at the Info menu. I think it's called a context ...
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Texture not imported from obj file

So i got this obj file, and when imported to blender, it loads fine but with plain white textures. when going to the materials tab, i see a lot of names with :color:222:211:211: and other rgb values. ...
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Blender 2.8 - Issue with “shadowing” effect at UV material edges in Eevee

I've noticed this issue in Eevee (and Look Dev) but NOT in cycles, where I've UV unwrapped a section of my model, used exactly the same shader nodes where the two materials would meet, but there's a ...
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Freestyle line doesn't show anymore

The freestyle line used to show but it doesn't anymore and I can't figure out why. I will link the file here:
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Parts of my rigged body are getting behind when i move them

All the mesh is moving correctly, but some parts just go slower. For example: I am moving a arm, and so, the forearm, the hand and etc moves too, at the same time. But the joint of the hand gets ...
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How to make performance test while render my scenes

I want to do a performance test via scenes that I created. Could you give me some tips or applications which will check performance in the blender? GPU, CPU, Memory usage? Or maybe it's possible to ...
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Menus are not visible

I am new to Blender and I just got ver 2.80 on redhat 7.1 When I open Blender I see the outline of menus but I am not seeing any text. the box is completely transparent. Even why I close Blender ...
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View Sub folders - Just installed new user [on hold]

Absolutely starting new user. Just want to put some text on an STL. Go to import, open master stl folder, can't see any sub folders. How do I see sub folders/ navigate to folders with stl's? Is there ...
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It is a mission impossible to edit a video

My laptop is not the fastest one, and I created a blender project. There are a few stretched blocks. I unwrapped them and added a realistic texture. I want to make a video with the length of 20-30 ...
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Motion blur samples limit too low for a long exposure effect?

Im trying to get a long exposure effect using the eevee camera motion blur but the results i get at slower shutter times are very grainy, even at the maximum 64 samples. I tried speeding up the camera ...
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UV problem. Artifacts appearing on material

For a while now I can't find the reason for these artifacts appearing. It seems to happen when I do boolean cuts and creates overlaps in my UVs. I thought it was maybe because of the edge split ...
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Value sliders are too fast

I've been trying the spin tool in new Blender 2.81. I was trying to change the axis value so that I can get my desired result. But the value sliders for changing the position of the faces are ...
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How to import VMT (valve materials) to blender materials?

i need to import or reproduce VMT to blender materials. i know how to deals with texture but i dont know, for exemple, $bumpmap does there is an actual documentation how to reproduce valve materials ...
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Can I build a 3D environment using 2D assets drawn in photoshop? [duplicate]

Can I build a 3d environment in Blender using 2D assets (.PNGs) drawn in photoshop? What I'm looking to do is fairly simple in but I can't figure out how to do so in Blender (or if it is possible to ...
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Assigning an object a Vertex Parent through Python script is throwing an error

This is an error that only occurs within the script. I can't replicate directly through the UI, which also makes it difficult to try and discern what may be causing it. The code here is grabbing a ...
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Why isn't my PNG transparent? [duplicate]

This is the print of my screen. Already abled the Alpha chanel in the imported image. (the image is imported as a plane)
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How do I make this a 3d shape in blender?

I'm brand new to blender and I'm trying to make this a 3d model in blender 2.8. I tried to warp a UV sphere and then cut it up but couldn't really get the desired results I wanted.
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Eevee - Material Shader - “Ray Length” or Z-index equivalent?

Is there a method of controlling EEVEE shader node values based on distance from the camera? (Something like "Light Path > Ray Length" provides for Cycles shaders.) I know you can render a Z-depth ...
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Fps drops while animating ocean sim

when i play my ocean animation my fps drops to nearly 1fps. I am using a PC with a 1080ti and an intel i7 8700k. Any way to fix this problem?
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When I open the materials tab — with Render set to Eevee — Blender 2.8 immediately crashes

Happens every time with render set to Eevee, but not with Cycles or Workbench. I’m using Windows 7 with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 550M graphics card. Intel Core i5-2410M CPU @ 2.30 Ghz 64-bit Operating ...
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Random computer luggishness using Blender

I am following some littlwebhut tutorials and things are going OK, until my computer slows way down and won't do what the video tutorial is doing. I could not get it to apply a forcefield last night, ...
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What is Blender or Godot UI engine? [on hold]

I wanna create a game engine with c++ and OpenGL. But I can't choose a UI engine. like Sciter, Qt, Wxwidgets ... I wanna know which one Blender or Godot is using or they are using pure OpenGL.
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Blender mesh becomes messed up after importing

Alright, so I have this X wing model that was created in a separate game file, and I want to move it to a main game file with other models where I plan on making a game. The thing is when I move it, ...
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Creating path curve using python script

I'm using the following script to create path curve: ...
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Trouble making an Xwing aim with a crosshair and sight

I have been working on a flight simulator game for a while now, and have run across a problem I can't figure out. The spaceship is an x wing and I have all the logic with shooting and all that, but I ...
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Slide edges with absolute values

I have a cylinder I wish to adjust the length of. This is simple when aligned to one of the three axes, as I'd just grab the end edges, set the axis, and type the distance to move by. However, this is ...
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Particle sytem not putting particles on surface [duplicate]

So I have a tree with a leaf particle system on some of it's branches. Then I have a mountain and I'm putting the tree all over the mountain. But, when I put the tree on the mountain, only the tree is ...
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Python script to randomize modifiers and their values applied to an object

I’m completely new to blender and python, only having marginal experience with C+. I have a personal project where I’d like to apply randomized generative modifiers, with their values themselves using ...
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Undo is not working 2.8!

I'm desperate! Someone help. I was just 3d modeling as usual and I enabled the Archipack blender addon. Everything was fine until I tried to undo something and it didn't work. I went to a new project ...
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How can i reduce the size of my shadows?

I am lighting my scene with an spherical environment map. As you can see in the image below, the shadows casted on my shadow catcher are way too big. How can i change this?
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Rendered line on a flat plane

Can anyone tell me what the line is rendered on this flat plane and how to get rid of it please? Things I've already tried: Recreating topology around the holes using only quads as shown Looptools - ...
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How to use Blender's dynamic sky add-on?

How do I use the dynamic sky add-on to create a: 1 daytime sky with no cloud? 2 night-time sky with stars? 3 sunset sky with clouds? I'll be using the cycles render engine. Also are there any ...
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A random surface seems to appear in my render but I cannot see it in 3d Viewport

Apologies, I'm a pretty novice user and I'm trying to render some artwork for my job quite quickly. I've created this set up with lots of objects emitting light and want one flat background to let ...
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Blender addon module doesnt shown in sys.modules

I am trying to develop an addon that uses some classes from another addon. For that, I am trying to retrieve the python module of the dependency and instantiated the classes like this: ...
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Add Shading and textures through Python Script Blender 2.8

I am exporting a character from iclone to blender in alembic format following the tutorial : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkbzAUJgi34 I have the mesh and the textures separately in alembic format ...

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