Find Objects

by alexdepario in Addons

Find Objects Blender Add-on Documentation


Find Objects is a handy Blender add-on developed by alexdepario. It simplifies the process of locating objects within the active View Layer and 3D space based on their type. By providing quick access to similar objects, this add-on enhances your workflow and productivity in Blender.


  1. Download the "" file containing the add-on.
  2. Launch Blender.
  3. Go to Edit > Preferences.
  4. Click on the Add-ons tab.
  5. Click the Install... button and navigate to the location of the downloaded zip file.
  6. Select the zip file and click Install Add-on.
  7. Enable the add-on by ticking the checkbox next to "Find Objects" in the add-ons list.
  8. Click Save Preferences to confirm the installation.


Accessing the Functionality

To use the Find Objects functionality, follow these steps:

  1. Open Blender.
  2. Switch to the 3D Viewport.
  3. Press N to open the Sidebar panel.
  4. In the Sidebar panel, navigate to the Item tab.
  5. Click on the Find Objects panel.


The add-on performs the following actions:

  • Find Similar Objects: Finds and selects objects in the active View Layer and 3D space that have the same type as the currently selected object. Accessible via the "Find Similar (F)" button in the Sidebar panel.

Shortcut Key

  • Press F in the 3D Viewport to quickly find similar objects.


  • Only objects within the active View Layer and 3D space are considered.
  • The add-on selects objects of the same type as the currently selected object.
  • Use the "Find Similar (F)" button in the Sidebar panel or the shortcut key F for quick access.

Version Information

  • Add-on Name: Find Objects
  • Blender Compatibility: 2.80 and above
  • Version: 1.0

With Find Objects, locating objects in Blender becomes effortless. Whether you're organizing scenes or performing complex edits, this add-on provides valuable assistance, allowing you to focus on your creative work efficiently. Enjoy enhanced object management with Find Objects!

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Published 8 months ago
Blender Version 4.0, 3.6, 3.5, 3.4, 3.3, 3.2, 3.1
License GPL
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