Stay Organized with the Outliner Tool in Blender


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Using the Outliner

Now let's take a look at how to get organized in Blender. Probably the first place that you need to get organized is in the Outliner. This is a great interface into your scene. Now, we've used the Outliner just a little bit in this course. The thing that you know how to do is to select objects by name. So for example, I can click on the Chair and select it. I can left-click on the Couch and also select it. Now, before we go too deep into this, let me go ahead and expand this window here so that we can get a full look at the Outliner.

Now, if you notice here we have individual entries for each of these objects and clicking on them selects the object, and also notice, when I click it, the selected object actually has a little circle around it that tells me it's selected. Now, next to it, I have this little +/-. So if I were to select the Couch and hit the Plus sign, you'll see that I've got more options underneath here. If I were to hit the Plus sign on this little verte...

Using the Outliner
Video duration: 8m 22s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Using the Outliner provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Blender Essential Training

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3D + Animation
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Blender
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