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by 3dbloke
Tue Mar 06, 2012 1:37 pm
Forum: Interface & Tools
Topic: 3dConnextions 3D controller (spacepilot, spaceball, etc)
Replies: 35
Views: 17709

Simultaneous mouse input while manipulating 3D controller

One of the powerful advantages of using a SpaceNavigator is the ability to do two things at once : mouse work on the model while manipulating the scene with the SpaceNavigator. At least that's how it works in Google SketchUp, where I can be drawing some geometry around a complex model and, without i...
by 3dbloke
Sun Feb 26, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: SpaceNavigator 3D Connexion & Blender 2.5 ?
Replies: 163
Views: 194333

Thanks Tehrasha. Why I didn't try this, I don't know! The left button on the SpaceNavigator works exactly as you describe, displaying the 3D Mouse Settings menu. The menu disappears with each click, which seems a bit odd... have to display it several times to make all the changes. Out of interest, I...
by 3dbloke
Sat Feb 25, 2012 8:52 pm
Forum: News & Chat
Topic: SpaceNavigator 3D Connexion & Blender 2.5 ?
Replies: 163
Views: 194333

3DConnexion axes reversal (Blender 2.62)

I'm new to Blender and have a 3DConnexion SpaceNavigator which I also use with SketchUp. I am using Windows 7 Pro, SP1. I've installed the latest drivers (2011-11-29) for the SpaceNavigator and Blender responds to it, but the motion is opposite to what I would expect , as if controlling a camera tha...