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5: Modular Setup
21st August 2020
Get the example file here: bubble-wrap-group.blend
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24th August 2020 - 17:55
I like to give my nodegroups colors so that I can seperate their functions.
<br><br>But when I link or append that nodegroup to a different file the color gets lost (I mean the color that gets added when you check the checkbox in in the N menu in the Item panel).
<br><br>Is this normal?
24th August 2020 - 18:14
*@Anže Orehek* The color of a node is an exclusively visual thing. So yes, it is normal, that is how it works. You can even color different instances of a nodegroup differently.