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TexTools 1.0.0


renderhjs writes:

A new version of TexTools has been released. This release has a lot of Texture Baking and ID color improvements. You can discover all of the new changes and features on the website. TexTools is a free addon for Blender with a focus on UV Layout, texture baking and Color ID tools.

Download & documentation

Whats new:


  • Help buttons for UI Panels
  • Align UV to edge: Restores UV selection
  • Preferences: Switch Swizzle Coordinates


  • Bug Fix: Bake high to low
  • Bake: Group bake sets by name, parent or group
  • New ID materials bake mode
  • Restore previous materials
  • New AO Bake Mode
  • New Curvature Bake Mode
  • New Position Bake Mode
  • Updated icons

Color ID

  • Convert to vertex colors
  • Create from materials
  • Create from Mesh Elements
  • Improved UI

Feel free to share feedback or join the discussion at the Blender Artists forum.

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Game Developer & Technical Artist in Sydney Australia


  1. Thanks for this tool! It does so much, and does it so well. I couldn't believe how easy/intuitive it was to bake...took the pain right out of the equation. Thanks a metric ton!

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