Blender Vertex Properties        

Blender Vertex Properties

A comparison of the various kinds of properties that are associated with a vertex in a Blender mesh.

PropertyInteractive EditExplicit AssignmentVisualisation DimensionsDiscontinuities
Position 3D view Yes Projected (orthographic / perspective) 3 X
Normal X X Vectors as 'hairs' / Shading 3 Sharp edges + Edge split modifier
UV UV editor Yes Texture mapped in 3d view 2 Yes
Weight Weight paint Yes Weight paint (red -> blue) 1 X
Colour Vertex paint X Shaders 3 Yes