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### Explanation on how to use the spin tool

Usually I prefer to use the Spin tool by search for the old school modifier, rather than the new gizmo. I feel it's alot easier to wrap your head around. You can find that by pushing ...
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### Where I can find complete list of operations supported by input fields?

First Blender evaluates all units used. Basically: The default unit is figured: out of all units available in the current unit system (so an inch won't be a default unit if a metric system is used, ...
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### Why does Blender think this driver expression is a security issue?

Solution From the context - PI / 180 - it seems by PI you mean the $π$. In Python the constant has the name ...
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### How to change the amount of zoom from the scroll wheel while viewing through the camera?

I know it's an old post, but I just had the same issue and I didn't find a solution online. So I leave a solution here in case someone needs it still. I started having issues after pressing Shift+C to ...
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### Moving the actual cube (object) instead of the dot (?)

The dot is the Object Origin and the behavior suggests that you have enabled an option: in particular, you seem to have enabled "Affect Only Origins". To check this, go to the upper right ...
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### Is it possible to set specific space area types with hotkeys?

It looks like by default you are only able to change the hotkeys to cycle through editor modes, or switch to the space if it's the only one in that space type. However, it's really easy to make your ...
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### how should I install blender Shelfy add on?

Don't unzip and select the __init__.py Just select the zip file and click "Install Add-on". That will install the addon successfully
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### Movement axis have disappeared

How do I get my axis back in Blender? I found this to be a better answer for me. Select the two overlapping spheres icon (the overlay menu) Check the Floor button and click on X Y Z buttons.
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You need to turn on a layer, and when that layer is turned on only then does my rig main properties show up or else not

### Where I can find complete list of operations supported by input fields?

The latest information (Blender 3.1) on this topic can be found here: Numeric Input Advanced Mode: Units Basic operations from Python Math constants and functions
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### Rigify Human Rig, No rig main properties Panel

The error is because by default Blender will now allow Python scripts to automatically execute, but rigify requires the script rig_ui.py to execute to generate the ...
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You might don't know where you can find the function in menus, or even if it can be found in the interface. But everything in Blender you can find using quick search, Just press F3 and type what you ...
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You can set it from the Object > Snap menu as shown below.
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### How can I enter multiple values into a vector field at the same time?

Left click on the top or bottom value, keep the left click pressed, drag down or up, type the value: Also a node that may save you time sometimes is the Input > Value:
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### Navigation Gizmos on the right of the viewport are gone

Make sure that the Viewport Gizmos are enabled, and in the panel that the Navigate option is enabled:
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### Can I place a Material Preview in the lower corner of another window?

It is not possible to carve out a corner of a window that way, no. However, you can quickly toggle between two editors by hitting Shift and the appropriate 'function' key. If you click the icon at ...
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### How do I assign a material to specific faces instead of every face?

Your technique is correct as far as it goes, but there's a bit more to it. Here is a screenshot of the material slots for a monkey: I've placed a material called "base material" in the ...
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### Blender 2.79 to 3.0, Removed toolbar?

Most of the functions you mention (such as add primitive) can be found from the menu(s) at the top. There are also further "point and click" (sometimes hold) mesh manipulation tools in the ...
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### user preferences resolution

Got it sorted, my mistake default is 0.90, can reset to this and all ok
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### Blender ignores SHIFT+MMB (panning) after switching to another window?

When you go back to blender, the 'active window' is still on the other window so all keyboard commands will go to that one. Which is why it works on the second try(the active Window becomes blender) A ...

### When using inches, can you change how much dimensions panel steps?

Change Unit Scale to 0.0254 since 1" = 0.0254 m. You can learn more in Scene Properties
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### How can I update a Panel from an Operator?

After a lot of trial and failure, I have not been able to add a custom property to MyProperties that is a dictionary object. I still think it's possible and I'll keep trying. In the meantime, I was ...
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### How to connect the origin with the model?

Right click pick Set Origin and choose what you need. The orange dot is the origin of the geometry, think of it as an anchor point, it defines how doe the mesh scale (always scales to the origin) and ...
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### What is the benefit of "Lock Object Modes"

What it does? The Property limits the selection of objects to those having the same mode as the active Object. When can this be helpful? when you want to avoid any mode switch during your current task....
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### How to make a button know what iteration in the loop it is

Actually, the reason that remove_button = row.operator('my_list.delete_item', icon = 'REMOVE', text='Remove') returned None was because my operator wasn't ...
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