Bforartists 1.0 Available

Bforartists 1.0 Available

A brand-new tool that makes Blender more user-friendly providing an improved and updated UX.

Have you heard about Bforartists? It is a brand-new tool that makes Blender more user-friendly providing an improved and updated UX. Let’s check out some of its possibilities. 

  • Rearranged User Interface. Some things are better accessible now, some are not so much in the way anymore.
  • Over 700 new native icons.
  • The possibility to have pure icon Buttons in more than one area, to reduce the scrolling and speed up work. In the tool shelf for example.
  • A user configurable Toolbar with icon buttons.
  • Improved Layouts.
  • A brand new Keymap with Left Click select, which is reduced to just the necessary hotkeys.
  • Cleaned up User Interface. More than 600 not necessary double menu entries removed.
  • Extended User Interface. Close to 100 formerly hotkey only tools have a menu entry now.
  • Improved Tooltips.
  • Better readable standard theme.
  • Some new add-ons to improve usability, like the reset 3D View addon or the Important Hotkey addon. 
    Extended material library.
  • Documentation is PDF based and fully text searchable

You can learn more and download the toolkit on the Bforartists’ website. Also, check out tutorials on YouTube.

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Comments 5

  • mrdp

    This is actualy good, and I'm 3ds max user



    ·2 years ago·
  • Mykhaylo

    This really baffles me to be honest. I am an avid gamer and moving from 3ds max's abominable interface to blender was like a God's blessing. Using hotkeys for everything is my second nature and digging through menus is not just dumb and uncomfortable to me - it's a huge waste of time. This mostly stems from the fact that I hate making precise clicks with the mouse - I am pretty terrible at it. I would quite often misclick on the gizmo or in a menu and that would frustrate the fuck out of me. I even wrote a plugin for Unity that introduces the hotkey-based gizmo into that engine as I could not tolerate working with the stone-age default gizmo after I tried blender's.

    Well, at the same time, I guess it is evident that there are people who really prefer clicking. I guess that is one explanation why blender is not as popular as it truly deserves to be.

    This post is obviously an expression of my opinion, but I would wholeheartedly recommend people to instead try and learn hotkeys. It's worth the effort for the payout is like 10 times faster working speed.



    ·2 years ago·
  • BakingSoda

    Makes Blender tolerable for me. I'm mainly a Max user, and vanilla Blender's interface just plain makes zero sense to me.



    ·3 years ago·
  • FrogPride

    How is an addon aimed at easing the transition from Autodesk software to Blender stupid? Any tool helping the insurgency is a boon.



    ·3 years ago·
  • Youthatninja

    Such a stupid add-on



    ·3 years ago·

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