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Is there a possiblilty to select the polygons of the model that the brush will apply to? This is what happens when I paint the insides of a house.

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As if the absence of WASD Camera controls wasn't bad enough, every brush stroke smears up faces around it. Painting indoor environments is a pain in Substance Painter but I don't see any other program that can do the job.

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Have you tried hiding the poligons you don't want to paint, and after you do everything make them visible again? \$\endgroup\$ – user100681 Nov 27 '17 at 12:17
  • \$\begingroup\$ I had no idea how to do that so I did some research and found something better (nicolas answer) steamcommunity.com/app/273390/discussions/0/558749824859717048 \$\endgroup\$ – AzulShiva Nov 27 '17 at 13:05
  • \$\begingroup\$ pressing I will invert the selection \$\endgroup\$ – AzulShiva Nov 27 '17 at 13:07
  • \$\begingroup\$ if you found a solution, answer the question and mark it as correct ;) \$\endgroup\$ – user100681 Nov 27 '17 at 20:48
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Switch to Quick Masking Mode by pressing T on your keyboard. Then Select the area that you want to mask out. Masked areas will be colored black. Invert the selection by pressing I on your keyboard.

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Press T again to apply the mask and begin painting. T will toggle between paint mode and mask mode so you can go back and forth as you need.

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Once you're finished press Y on your keyboard and the mask will be removed and lost forever.

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