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Animations to Unity3d

I'm developing a videogame, so I started creating my assets on blender. I have made a human with a walk and idle animations (Everything fine here :) ). For unity can detect that the main character's ...
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Need Help Appplying Position of Verticies To another

My question is in the video following this, but pretty much I need to know how to take the position of points from one side of my object and apply them to the other side without doing every one ...
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Object in pose mode does not translate

I am doing this super tutorial (NLA editor), in which we animate an object using armatures. As mentioned in the image below (23:23 in video), I try to translate the object to create some keyframes ...
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material error exporting model as .3ds used in opengl

edit: I'm going to leave my original question in tact below this edit, but I can summarise now that the problem is losing datat when re-exporting a 3ds, I'm missing a whole material amongst other ...
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Cell Fracture, UV Texture Distorted

If I fracture a box/cylinder/sphere with texture applied, everything goes smoothly, but if I edit the box/cylinder/sphere (e.g. added Loopcuts) and then edited the UV coordinators of the loopcuts, ...
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How can I export a Blender Animation as a Video? [duplicate]

I am a newbie to blender. As a part of my coursework I have to do an animation video. I have created a model, rigged him but now I wonder how to export the animation (pose mode) as a video. There was ...
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UV mapping problem [duplicate]

So I'm making this Lego figure for college and I'm having trouble with the UV mapping. It looks fine in textured view but in rendered view it displays wrong. This link contains an images of the ...
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File becomes exponentially bigger after adding 2 objects and remains that big after removing them

I'm working on a large city model, the .obj file is 45MB, when i export it in .kn5 format (for a videogame) the file is about 900MB heavy and everything is fine. But when a add some grass (for a total ...
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Blender 2.73 API Trying to select vertices within region via python

I'm trying to figure out a way to retrieve or select a group of vertices directly beneath a separate object. I want to do this in a way that I don't have to iterate throughout the entire mesh to find ...
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Dual Monitors options? [duplicate]

i really like Bleander 3d currently i use Autodesk Smoke to do my postwork but im thinking of going full blender. though the windows tend to get cluttered i would love to see the gui have a dual ...
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Game Engine's bad visualization with layers

I'm using a score layer above a game layer. The score layer is a Dynamic Text Display, coded in python. The problem: When I start game engine (press 'p' at keyboard) in the score layer alone, I got ...
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how can i get number of joints in a rig

I imported a rigged model to blender, I can see bones under the armature, but how can I know the number of joints that the model has
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Irregularly-shaped rigid bodies and molecular particles?

I'm using PyroEvil's molecular addon to have a bunch of particles collide with each other and the environment. However, I also have some other objects in the environment which I'd like to get to react ...
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How to save texture? [duplicate]

Ok, I have fully colored/textured a pretty decently sized hatchet I made in blender a few times now and each time I saved and closed my blender. When I reopen the blender file it is completely ...
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How to take an object with textures applied in nodes and put it into unity

So I used the sapling add-on to create a well detailed tree. Under the curves tab I check the Use UV for mapping box and the went into cycles render mode. I then opened up the node editor and applied ...
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Animating particle system [duplicate]

I'm trying to animate a turret firing sets of two laser bolts, but I want to be able to stop and start the process. I read an answer saying to set a keyframe for the particle system, but I don't know ...
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Missing texture paint option in blender [duplicate]

My cube object is appearing pink. I want to paint on it but blender is saying that texture files are missing. How do I correct it? Is there anything I need to import?
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Accessing render layer properties in Python: Increasing “vector” output sensitivity

This is somewhat a follow-up to my earlier question asking how can I get optical flow out of a Blender scene I have successfully achieved that goal by enabling vector output in the render layers, ...
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Decimating a Mesh that has an associated texture file?

I have a mesh in OBJ format (that I did not generate) that comes with an associated MTL and PNG file. Can I decimate the mesh and still have the texture display properly? An example mesh that I ...
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Render cube map

I was trying to create a cube map from a simple scene following this thread I found. The resulting cube map looks like the problem is that the black parts on the image should be replaced by a ...
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Modeling odd shape [duplicate]

I want to replicate the shape of this arcade cabinet (in green). I tried to do this by drawing vertices but this leaves me with a jagged edge rather than smooth. What is the best way to do this? I ...
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How to fix the deformation when moving a robotic arm?

How can I fix the deformation, I tried to change the weight but it didn’t work
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how to determine an errant origin point's object?

How do you determine an errant origin point's object? This presumes there are many overlaying objects.
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Is it possible to move vertex along the blender focal length

If i arrange vertices in a shape in front view and as I pull those vertices backward from the right view, the shape of the front view changes, it contracts as the vertices are pulled backward. So is ...
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Simplyfying a lot of cubes

I am building a library in Blender... and I am a real newbie. Just started out 4 days ago. I fear I have been a bit over zealous and created a cube for every book in the library. And hit about the ...
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Cutting a mesh with another mesh [duplicate]

I've seen this done before but it was a long time ago. I don't know what it's called so forgive me if there's already a thread like this. Say you have a cube and you put a sphere inside the cube half ...
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List of hot Keys for Mac Mini. OS X10.6.8

Having issues following the tutorial because the hot keys and short cuts are not working for me. If I click my spinwheel it won't allow me to orbit my 3D View instead it toggle windows on my computer. ...
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Why no AO darkening mode in cycles?

Just been playing with the Gooseberry build of blender and there is a AO darkening mode for the view port. This would be so so useful in cycles itself as the current AO setting only lightens things. ...
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Can I use Source Filmmaker models in Blender?

I'm a mac user, so I can't get Source Filmmaker, so I'm using Blender to make gaming animations. I found a whole bunch of Source Filmmaker models on the Steam Workshop website that I wanna use for my ...
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Bone moves the entire mesh [duplicate]

I made a decent looking bolt gun in blender and I'm trying to add movement to the guns string. I added a rig to the bow part with a 2 sets of bones going along the Z axes. Then I set one bone to the ...
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exporting to .3ds changes the scale

I have a .3ds file someone gave me that will load in fine. I will edit it a little bit, just translating so i can change the point of origin, I export as .3ds again. If I reload it, it will be far ...
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Duplicate Modifier parameters in other objects? [duplicate]

I have multiple objects, all of them are almost the same but scaled or with little modifications, i applied a modifier to one, but i need the same exact parameters to all the other objects, it is ...
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Ambient color of material [duplicate]

When selecting the color of a material, I have the option to change diffuse and specular color. Where do I change the ambient color? When I export to .obj/.mtl, I get ...
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Textures not appearing on autodesk models when I import them [duplicate]

I'm bit of noob when it comes to blender so I was wondering why when I import .fbx models into blender the textures do not appear even when I select the texture option?
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blender game engine, spot lamp shadow problem

I have a grid mesh and a spot light above, casting checkerd shadows on the ground. It works well in viewmode, if I render the image it works as well. Only when I hit "p" and enter game mode, ...
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How to automatically render from several camera angles? [duplicate]

I've got an animation that I want to render from loads of camera angles. How can I write a script to automatically loop through all the cameras and render the scene from each perspective?
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OBJ file imported renders without texture [duplicate]

I posted this question: Imported 3D scan displays texture in editor, but renders without texture and wasn't able to figure out my issue with the answers I was given and cannot find anyone else asking ...
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File-based inputs to rigid-body animations

I would like to specify the motions of a rigid-body in a blender scene using 3-component acceleration data (or velocity, or displacement data) that I read from a file. That would allow me to record ...
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Trying to map UV texture, but shape turns black every time

So I get to the last step of activating my UV texture so that it will render on the face of the rectangle, but when I press F12 it doesn't activate it. It just turns my whole shape pure black. Can ...
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How do I make a material with transparency have a foggy illusion?

I have a material for all glass in my scene, and it is transparent. Can I add "fog" to the material to give the illusion that it is cold out? This scene is in Blender Render.
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Mesh not following linked bones

So the fingers of my mesh do not seem to work properly. I have checked my weights over and over and it doesnt appear than any of the faces are unapplied to the fingers or hands. This is my first rig ...
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Blender Documentation [duplicate]

I am a beginner in Blender 3D, but I can already appreciate the power of this app. I downloaded this book --> http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/c/c1/BlenderDocumentation.pdf However, I ...
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Blender 2.7 Background image not working [duplicate]

I've watched a video on background images, and I can only see the background image that I add in the camera view. I can't see it in any other view. How do I fix this?
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how can I make droplets placed on a cup properly? [duplicate]

I am trying to achieve a scene where a cup of glass covered with droplets. I'm using particles system and a group of droplets from separate layer, to make it possible, but I can't get droplets appear ...
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Problem moving selected UV islands with Python

I've read all questions and answers about moving UV island here. The most relevant are these: How to move selected UV Island? Python - move UV for selected items But they do not solve my problem, ...
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How to make my particles go backwards?

I created a particle system based on quick effects > quick explode and modified some parameters (like poly count and gravity) on the particle system tab. And as you can see in the image, I made a ...
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Blender Ivy export as DAE

How do I export BlenderIvy as a Collada (DAE) file? (Blender to SketchUp) 3ds worked, but not with leaves instanced & with materials... DAE now comes in as a blank file...
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xps model hair transparency in cycles [duplicate]

I'm having problems with texturing a model in cycles (blender 2.72b). I downloaded the model and it comes with 3 tga files per section. see image below for the hair for example I render in cycles. I ...
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Texture not Showing in Rendering

I have a question for the rendered image. No matter what I do like changing the mapping into UV Maps or something like that for the texture of a material (Using image as texture), the color won't ...
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addon parameters are not editable [duplicate]

I have a problem that when I select certain addons that require parameter changes, I'm not able to edit them, they appear greyed out. I assume this is a system settings problem (since it happens ...

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