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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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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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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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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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How can i change an animated mesh, with pose

I have an animation, but it is imported from ms3d file, the mesh is animated but the armature is not linked to the mesh How can i change the animated mesh, is needed to link animated mesh with the ...
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How to eliminate shadows from translucent material on edge of frame?

Been having a hard time getting rid of this grey shading at the edge of the translucent surface. What I'm using: I'm using a principled BSDF shader, transmission of 1, roughness of 0, opaque blend ...
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How do you exchange an object/mesh between two separate rigged armatures

I have a two people walking down a path. One is carrying a bag (guy1) and passes it to the other person (guy2) I can easily attached the bag to guy1 but I can seem get the exchange right! Im using ...
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I want to create a unique road cycles material with straight and curved road lines and other road markings, overlapping different textures. What are some effective ways to achieve that?
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Face Retopology in 2.8

guys A quick question: I am retopologising a sculpt I made. However, the single issue I have is when I attempt to move a vertex of the new mesh, the whole thing moves. How do I "unlink" the mesh so ...
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Render image output was disappeared with White screen

In cycle render mode all objects are clearly rendered, but in final render image, objects are disappeared. Here my output->>> https://i.stack.imgur.com/MlMYZ.jpg Help me to find the solution ...
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Change an Object's Material to another Material with Python [Pic Attached]

I have an object named "Paper_obj" After entering the Material tab, there are tons of materials within, "White Transmission", "Steel Mag", etc. My main purpose is to change the "PaperTopYellow" to "...
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Why does joining two shapes render the mirror modifier to work improperly?

Before joining, I can make a complete shape with the mirror modifier. After joining the cone and a circle on the side, the mirror modifier no longer works. On previous attemps, it works; but now it ...
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Can/How do You Make a Live 3D Wallpaper in Blender?

I mean the kind that, when you tilt your phone, moves the perspective. Eventually I'll be making more interactive/advanced ones (if I can), but for now I'll get the basics.
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How to make a fixed texture/“End Portal Effect”?

I was wondering if this would first off, even be possible within Blender. I wanted to make a project where I have a characters eye textures follow where the camera goes. I can't think of too many ...
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My transparent background is black

I use Cycles, I think, because all the videos say it's Cycles. Mine looks the exact same. and when I made my background transparent by going to: Properties> Render> Shading> Alpha, and set it to "...
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Blender won't copy pose in dope sheet and mirror paste it

So I'm making a walking animation, I got half of the cycle figure out, and just want to mirror the first half to create the second. How ever when I try to copy the third keyframe and flip paste it, I ...
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Animation sequence

So I have a mixamo character with soccer animations. So lets assume a player is running, kicks the ball (ball lands in the net) and then he runs of celebrating. The player himself has 3 different ...
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Is possible to paint clone a 360 photo environment? I have it mapped as environment (jpeg) but i wish to match some geo to it. But i would like to paint some areas of interest. Any idea how to set ...
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3D Jigsaw Sphere

I've made a sphere which is UV wrapped with a picture of a world map, and then made hollow by using the 'solidify' modifier. I was wondering if I can break up this hollow sphere into a 3D jigsaw ...
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Weird texture placement

I don't know how to name it, but my texture of sand has weird placement I am new to Blender and i have no clue how to fix that.
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Errors when using bpy.ops.wm.open_mainfile

I'm running the following simple python code with no issues as far as the .blend file with the object I'm modifying is already open. ...
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Why is the shader changing in the final render?

i created multiple objects from a single piece and set its shader to a mix of glass and translucent when I view it in viewport, everything looks fine, it takes on the shader it was originally meant to ...
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Line appears in final render

In the LookDev mode, everything looks perfectly fine. However, when I render the image or go into rendered view, there is a strange line between to vertices. There is no crease and it is a flat face....
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Cannot select individual bones of armature appeneded from 2.80 into 2.79

for some strange reason I can't select bones in pose mode on an armature I've appended from 2.80 into 2.79. It looks like all of the bones are selected, however I can still rotate and move bones if ...
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Dark Colors are rendered Black

Darker colors are rendered black on my Blender and didn't experience this issue in my older version. It started to happen after I updated it, I also use environment lightning with ambient set to ...
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Save animation clips and play them for a time

I know that my title doesnt explains very well my problem. I would like to know if there is a way to do some animations in different clips and then in a general animation say, play that clip (that is ...
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Text on a soccer jersey

How do I add flat text onto the back of a soccer jersey? The jersey itself isn't flat but I would like the text to take the shape of the back so it looks like a proper jersey like the image attached: ...
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blender Python script not running from command line in background mode

I am using blender from last 2 months and i built a python script to generate animation and it was running pretty nice from command line by ...
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All faces duplicated

My character model's faces have somehow been duplicated. If I delete a face, there's still a face there and I need to delete the face again to see the inside of the character. And its not just one ...
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Blender doesnt render object

I have an issue , I tried to google it and find it here on the topics but with no luck. The issue is that my object isntt rendered if I press the view port shading on "rendered" icon, but it does ...
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Cant get armature to move mesh!

I am really new using blender and i am trying to get an armature to move a 3d model of a chicken that i bought. This model has some actions that i want to use to animate the chicken but i cant get ...
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Blender 2.79b/2,78c Crash [Error: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION]

Blender 2.79b/2,78c have suddenly started crashing on my Dell Windows10/64bit laptop(Intel Hd3000 Gpu). Error: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION I have tried the steps below (all have failed) - 1.Updated ...
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How can I get values based on the thickness of an object relative to the camera?

I'm trying to make a material that resembles some kind of liquid; it is opaque where it is thick and transparent where it is thin. I'm planning on mixing a diffuse and glass shader with presumably a ...
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I can't get the Boolean modifier to work

I'm trying to make the charger port in the phone model. I dont't know how to make rhe boolean modifier work I have no idea how to fix it. It would be nice if someone could assist me.
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is there a way to unify the direction of edges or assign them a direction?

basically I want to find out a way to set the same direction to a selection of edges having almost the same direction like in picture (to select them all I select one, press shift + G and choose ...
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Object warping when I try to scale along one axis

I am trying to scale a number of joined objects but when I scale them along one axis the mesh warps in a strange way. How can I prevent this from happening and get my object to scale correctly?
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Efficient way to hide an object using python?

I was wondering if this is the most efficient way to hide an object using python? bpy.context.view_layer.objects.active = bpy.data.objects['Cone']; bpy.context.object.hide_viewport = True; Is ...
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What version of Blender to use with 10.14.6 Mojave

Version 2.79b of Blender won't open in on my Mac. Which one should I be useing for 10.14.6 Mojave?
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How affects the final result baking diffuse from high poly?

I have created a pickaxe and have already textured it. I have textured the low poly mesh and used the high poly mesh just for baking the normal map. Should I texture the high poly and bake on the ...
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Problems inside the mesh using boolean modifier (2.8)

I did a boolean (union) between 2 equal pieces but I got a weird problem inside of my item. I want a solid piece in order to add another boolean on it.
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How to constrain an object to one of it's local axes?

How can I make it so that when I move it around, it will only move on it's local Y axis?
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Resource for Blender-2.80 python-module for Linux

While i successfully built the blender-2.80 python module on Windows (without changing anything), i have great difficulty building it for linux (at least in Ubuntu). Is there anywhere where i can ...