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How to save the default mode of a custom workspace?

When designing new workspaces, there doesn't seem to be a way to save or define the default mode of that workspace. You can duplicate one of the presets and go from there, which would work fine... ...
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Transparant weight paint in blender 2.8

I'm having problems with weight paint in blender 2.8. I want to be able to paint tough a mesh with Xray so I can paint the inside parts om models. I can't get it to work in 2.8 like it was in 2.79.
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Why do my meshes do weird things after subdividing with the multires modifier?

This is how I usually sculpt: -start with the multires modifier on 1 subdivision -when I need more detail I increase the subdivisions But every time I click subdivide it does weird things to my ...
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Colorchange of metaballs or surface

Hello my fellow Blenderians, I stuck on a project and maybe you can end my struggle. :-) I made a filament with metaballs (it is more likely a sausage, see the attached pic) and over 100 frames some ...
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How do you keep your mesh posed in sculpt mode?

In most of my models I'm able to keep my armature posed when I enter sculpt mode, except for one that just resets to T posing with the bones left posed. I was wondering if there was a setting I messed ...
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Blender 2.8 - Weight paint Can't Subtract even my weight is 0

I set my brush to, weight = 0.0, radius = 50px, strength = 1.0, blend = subtract. but it just adding weight even though the weight is 0 or 1. so i have no idea what's wrong. can somebody give me ...
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Is it possible to globally disable subsurface scattering in Eevee?

I'm trying to avoid having to go and turn off sss on each individual material. Is there some kind of global control where you can disable sss for the entire scene? This would save us a lot of time! ...
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How can I make an object only visible through certain material

Hi I am trying to make a certain object only visible through another object with transparent material lets say object named car and the other object named glass i can see the car if i look through ...
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Set keyframes and change origin problem

I want to build this simple animation without switching to different collections. https://youtu.be/OXWZ6dNqdLc From frame 1 - 30 change origin, rotate then set keyframe locrot go to frame 60 change ...
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Blender grease pencil shape keys

is there any possible way to achieve similar result like here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tbp95snCPr4 with grease pencil? Or is there somewhere shape keys for the internal grease pencil tool? ...
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No option seen to export .3ds in 2.8

How can i export in .3ds format in 2.8. I can't find option. I have search in addon also.
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How to get values from pixel information bar on the image editor using blender python

Does anyone know how to get these value from the pixel information bar below and have them save in text file using blender python?
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All UV info is collapsed into a single point

I have recently purchased a package for unreal engine which contains lots of low poly models. I have some light-map issues with unreal engine. I guess that (based on the warnings within the engine) ...
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slot into curved pipe

I have a curved pipe. This pipe will ultimately be fabricated as a thin-wall stainless steel pipe. The pipe will be approximately 4" in diameter and 6' long. I would like to know how to cut a slot ...
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Trouble: i have a fresh project and hitting view animation shows a video, i didn't even make anything yet!

SO basically, i installed blender 2.8 a while ago. I am now trying to create a scene using camera momevements. When I go to the view animation function under the render tab, it shows some video that i ...
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Why does a boolean difference turn into a union at certain points?

I have been having an issue while setting up a boolean difference to have a moving object cut away at another. Most of the animation, it works correctly. However, it seems that once the origin point ...
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How do I rig a complex humanoid model for animation?

Okay, I'll admit it: I am in over my head here, but I've put too much time into this to turn back now, and I'm hellbent on getting it done. I have at most a very limited understanding of making ...
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Can you extend an edge to make a loopcut?

I would like to take these beveled edges and wrap them around the mesh as loopcuts (to remedy the large ngon created by bevelling). Seeing that anytime you bevel something it creates a large ngon, ...
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Looking for rendering GPU [on hold]

i am currently looking to buy one or multiple GPU for fast rendering. I am not quite sure what to buy, say, 2 quadro P2000, 1 quadro P4000 or the RTX 2060 I found recently on the internet? The last ...
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Getting consistent image with distributed rendering

I have a homemade render farm that I cobbled together out of several retired PCs. My script splits the image into several slices, sends each slice to a node (6 slices for 6 nodes) and then combines ...
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Workspace - Filter Add-ons Question (2.80 and 2.81)

If I enable the new workspace filter add-ons feature, some add-ons that I have enabled in Blender preferences window do not show up in the filter panel. For example, I have the import AutoCAD DXF add-...
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adding texture to a material node in luxcore blender 2.8 using python script

I found this code for creating a new material and assigning a texture image. But I quite do not understand how to apply it for another material type like "matte". ...
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How do I achieve this simple shape?

I want to round off one level of the mesh into the next. As you can see, I’ve tried loop cuts both ways but it always ends up looking off because of how distorted the last few faces are. Is it ...
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how to get the archieved version of 2.79b which WON'T install? [duplicate]

I want to run 2.79 and 2.8 on the same machine, but 2.8 destroyed my 2.79. I need a link to the UNINSTALLABLE v 2.79b.
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How can i make an edge wear mask in eevee?

Is there a way to make a worn edge effect in eevee with nodes and procedural textures? I know it can be done in cycles with pointiness, bevel or ambient occlusion node but those seem to work only in ...
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How to move the Armature Original Point without moving bones?

I am a newcomer. I made an Armature and when I have to use X-Axis Mirror I found my Armature Original Point was not in the middle. It's like this. So how can I move it to the middle without moving ...
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select all -x vertices (to delete for mirror modifier)

Title pretty much says it all. I want to select all vertices with -x coordinates so i can delete them to replace them with the mirror modifier. mesh is a high density sculpt so using the box select ...
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How can I move lights in Blender 2.8?

I am not able to move lights in Blender 2.8 in my MacOS. I place the light but I can't move it around, I've tried every key I could find.
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Is Blender Cycles rendering, killing my CPU?

I am using blender on and off, and I just checked the cpu temperature history and its high was 108 degrees for an laptop. I also just used a desktop that used 98.9% of the cpu when in cycles render ...
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Rendering time in Blender versus Twinmotion

I use Twinmotion and have become VERY used to and spoiled by real time rendering. To produce a 4K rendering file (PNG) takes a minute or so. Can anyone give me an idea of rendering times in Blender? ...
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Unable to make Addon Convert from Mesh to Curve

I am developing a game and wish to create borders for my different faces. I have created the current code which has been able to paste, but it does not seem to want to complete the convert function. ...
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How to move selected vertices on Z axis by 1mm

I'm very new to Blender and I'm having difficult doing what I would of assumed to be a basic thing - yet I'm not finding how to do it. I have several vertices selected and I would like to move them up ...
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Replicating this fur from the new Animal Crossing?

I am very interested in trying to replicate this short, fuzzy and soft fur from the new Animal Crossing game. I am relatively new to 3D modeling, and don't quite know how to go about this. I was ...
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Apply Modifier for Object with Shape Keys Add-on

I'm trying to update this add-on to Blender 2.8, I've update some of the code, but I got stuck on a error happening on the line 89. Any tips on how to fix it? "Warning: 'DialogPanel' doesn't contain '...
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A morphing mesh following a background mesh?

May I ask your help to understand better how to get the idea what I have implemented by using blender. I have an idea to have a piece of cloth on which there is a pattern that changes the shape over ...
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Simple transform distorting loop cuts

When I try extend the outermost edge of these panels using proportional editing (or simple transform for that matter) the loop cuts distort. Can someone help me understand why—and how to workaround ...
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How can to link the colour of a point light to the RGB colour of another object in the same scene?

In my scene I would like to link the colour of the point light to be the same as the colour of another object, which is determined by the shader applied to that object. The output of that shader is ...
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Why is the material looking better in the layout workspace than in the shading workspace?

What the title says. My material look lighter and worse in the shading worksapce and in the actual render. Why is that and how to change it so that the material could look like in the default layout.
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How do I show a rendered image in a new viewport without the verticies being highlighted?

Sorry it's a confusing question. Here's an image of what I'm talking about. I would really like to see my model rendered without all the black outlining everything as I work on it.. I never had ...
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Connecting objects

Hey im just beggining with blender and can't find solution to this problem How do I connect two different meshes with vertices? https://imgur.com/a/sGqbYYr for example I want to make a rectangle ...
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Sorting Collections Aphabetically in the Outliner

I have numerous objects categories that I used to organize in Groups through a script in Blender 2.79. I'm now trying to switch to blender 2.8 and use collections, but in the outlier the only ...
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Cannot make plane follow bezier or path

This is an really basic question, but I have been trying to solve it for for 45 minutes. Here is the blend file with the setup. I've tried this Why doesn't the road follow the curve? but it did ...
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Displacmenet mapping is making problem

I'm using displacement maps, this displacement map works well. However, when the displacement map is applied, there is a problem of moving the object as shown above. How do I solve it?
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Blender Orbit Tool moves me far away from where I'm rendering

I just had a quick question of why this may be happening in my Blender. This has happened to me in both versions 2.79 and 2.8 so I figure I must be doing something wrong. When I first start a Blender ...
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Can't fill staircase sides

I need to fill this side and then other side of staircase, but tools I used don't work. Tools like Bridge Edge Loops, Grid Fill and Fill always make nosense mess like if there wasn't the same amount ...
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I can´t find the displacement and vector displacemet nodes [duplicate]

I have Blender 2.79 and I was reading the user manual, in the render label there is a sub-label about node types, in the list of "vector nodes" it is mentioned the "displacement" and "vector ...
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weight painting problem

I am having this very frustrating problem with painting the weight on a very basic shape, I can add weight but I can't take it off and I also cant select the bones which I see people do on various ...
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Importing second model just duplicates the first one

I have two models, the first one imports fine and I would like to import the second one to scale it to be the same size as the first. The issue arises when I try to import the second model, as soon as ...
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Cannot transform, scale or move (aka edit) vertices, faces or edges - X,Y,Z locked

I'm using 2.8. Yesterday I had no issues editing my mesh. Now, after I select vertices (faces or edges) I cannot scale or move it for editing- it feels locked. I turned proportional editing on and off....
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How to set transparent pixel in UV

In my sprite UV i set it some UV to transparent in my pixel editor. These pixels appear black in the viewport. When I search about it I found various answers but for old blender versions, and the ...

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