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Images as planes not showing up
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System Information
Operating system: windows 10
Graphics card:

Blender Version
Broken: 2.8
(example: 2.79b release)
(example: 2.80, edbf15d3c044, blender2.8, 2018-11-28, as found on the splash screen)
Worked: (optional)

Short description of error

Images as planes addon not working. Enabled it in addons, not showing up under import or through shift+a.

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Based on the default startup or an attached .blend file (as simple as possible).



Event Timeline

df (Torkip) removed a subscriber: df (Torkip).
Philipp Oeser (lichtwerk) triaged this task as Needs Information from User priority.

Cannot reproduce here.

  • which exact version of blender are you using (generally it is the best to use Help > Report a Bug from within blender, this way this kind of information is already filled out for you automatically...)
  • Is this also happening in a fresh build from
  • Are you getting any (error) messages when trying to enable the addon?

There is something weird about your .blend.
If you do --factory-startup and enable Add Images, it shows up in File->Import->Images as Planes.

Using any drivers?