Downloading assets FAQ
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User contributed assets
Proxymesh (alternative topology)
Running MakeHuman from source
Configuration and settings
The interface and its basic functions
Zoom, pan and rotate using the orbital camera
Modeling the body
Gender, Random, Measure and Custom
Hairstyles and Clothes
Skin and other materials
Loading and saving
Exports and file formats
Rendering your work
Saving models for Blender and how to import them there
Saving models for Unity and how to import them there
Application design and Code overview
Directory structure and core modules
Professional mesh topology
Rigging Mesh Assets
Importing from MakeHuman
Loading an MHM file
Is it really free?
Who owns MPFB?
Can I sell models made with MPFB?
Can I use models made with MPFB in a closed-source game?
How do I report a bug?
Are you aware that MPFB also means...?
I downloaded MPFB2, but it says 1.9
What are the differences between MPFB1 and MPFB2?
What are the differences between MPFB2 and MakeHuman?
What are the differences between MPFB2 and MHX2?
What does MPFB mean?
MPFB Developer resources
Rigging and posing
Tomcat's Godot tutorial
Vol1 - Creating a character in MakeHuman
Vol2 - Importing in blender and godot
Vol3 - changing hair and shape keys
Vol4 - animation
The Documentation category from mediawiki
Big dump from drupal
Collection of old documents
Corrective shape keys
Features of new Blender plugin
File formats and extensions
Finding and downloading more assets
Getting and installing BlenderTools
Getting started with MakeHuman code
Libraries and build procedures
MHBlenderTools: Download and installation
MPFB2 getting started with VS code
Planning on how to restructure the documentation
Reporting a bug
Saving models for Unreal Engine and how to import them there
Saving models for Unreal Engine and how to import them there/ALS
Saving models for Unreal Engine Materials
Short and Long Pipeline
Texture painting a skin in blender
Unreal Engine ALS V4
Unreal Engine Vehicle Variety Pack
What is an asset?
What is MakeHuman?
The FAQ category from mediawiki
Can I create a commercial closed source game with models generated by MakeHuman?
Can I export an asset from Blender and get it back into MakeHuman?
Can I sell models created with MakeHuman?
Can I use the stable version and the nightly build at the same time?
Do you have some quick tips on how to make a nice image with a makehuman toon?
Does "alpha" mean it is dangerous to use?
Eyes are rendered completely white (or black) in blender
How can I build MakeHuman from source?
How can I download assets for MakeHuman?
How can I run MakeHuman from a BitBucket source clone?
How can I run the same code as the nightly build from source?
How can I use the asset downloader to download everything by everyone?
How do I export assets from MakeHuman to Blender?
How do I install a plugin in Blender 2.80?
How do I make and upload a fashion render?
How do I submit a bug report?
How do I uninstall MakeHuman?
How do I upgrade a plugin in Blender 2.80?
How much does MakeHuman cost?
How to provide a makehuman log for a good bug report?
I already have a 3d object from elsewhere. How can I use it in MH?
I am using the ubuntu or debian version of MakeHuman and...
I am using the ubuntu/debian version of MakeHuman and...
I can't download from the user repos, all files are saved as HTML
I didn't get any forum activation link
I downloaded a third party plug-in. How do I install it?
I get CONNECTION REFUSED in MPFB
I have a business idea. Can I hire someone on the dev team to do consultancy work or development regarding MakeHuman?
I have a problem with makehuman. How do I report it?
I have made a code patch. Where do I send it?
I have made a new asset for MakeHuman. How can I contribute it?
I have made a tutorial. How do I contribute it?
I have photos of a real person. Can I use those for making a skin?
I want an easy code task to get to learn the makehuman code. Where should I start?
I want to contribute code in a more structured manner. What is the recommended procedure?
I want to extend MakeHuman functionality. Where should I start?
I want to help write documentation. How do I do that?
I want to make a code fork of MakeHuman, but I hate mercurial and/or BitBucket
I want to make a code fork of MakeHuman, but I hate mercurial or BitBucket
I'm not a coder. How can I contribute?
I'm using ubuntu. Is there a PPA?
Is it ok to share NSFW content in the user contribution repos?
Is it ok to share NSFW imagery on the forums?
Is there a mac build?
Is there an IRC channel?
MakeHuman does not start
MakeHuman fails to start in windows, nothing seems to happen when I click the exe
MakeHuman renders odd colours and weird transparency artefacts. Can you help me?
My Antivirus tool blocks MakeHuman / Norton Antivirus reports WS.Reputation.1
My Antivirus tool blocks MakeHuman or Norton Antivirus reports WS.Reputation.1
Norton Antivirus reports WS.Reputation.1 in the nightly build. What gives?
Scrolling does not work
The eyes look flat and "dead" in blender
The interface looks broken
The publisher could not be verified
There seems to be a version mismatch between MHX and blender
We at company X don't like AGPL and want another license
What changed regarding the license in 2020?
What do I need to do when I use a CC-BY asset?
What happened to MakeWalk?
What happened to the MHX export in MH 1.1.x and later?
What happened to the special assets genitalia?
What happened to the specific skeletons (the UE and SL rigs for example)?
What happened to the XYZ asset?
What is a fashion render?
What is a nightly build?
What is a proxy?
What is a target?
What is MakeHuman?
What is MakeHumanPortable
What is MPFB (MakeHuman Plugin For Blender)?
What is Open Source?
What is the general policy towards NSFW content and discussions?
What is the meaning of the numbers in MakeHuman release?
What is the prefered method for contacting the MakeHuman crew?
What's with the "makehuman-community-*" file name?
When will 1.1 be released?
Where are my MakeHuman files found (where is my HOME directory)?
Where are the nightly builds?
Where can I download MakeHuman?
Where can I find older Versions of MakeHuman?
Where can I get MHX2 for Blender 2.80
Where can I unzip MakeHuman (in Windows)?
Which version of MakeHuman should I download?
Why is there no perspective mode?
Will the nightly build work?
The uncategorized pages from mediawiki