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 Post subject: How to add labels
PostPosted: Mon Sep 23, 2013 10:51 pm 
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My customer wants me to add a few text labels atop objects in the panoramas. I know I could go back and add them in Photoshop in the panorama image files, but it would be easier if there's a way to do it in PTP. These labels won't be hotspots. Can such a label be added?

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I think I figured this out. Add a hotspot without a link and keyed to an image file under "Display". Is that the best way?


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stillstonevisions wrote:
I think I figured this out. Add a hotspot without a link and keyed to an image file under "Display". Is that the best way?

Yes, if you wish the label to be displayed all the time; Display/Object/Other.. then select your custom graphic text.

If you use a format which supports transparency - such as PNG - then PTP will honour that.

Many users have requested a Text type hotspot for PTP 2.x for exactly this labelling purpose, but there is as yet no committment from Kolor for this feature.

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Thank you.

Paul


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 Post subject: Re: How to add labels
PostPosted: Thu Mar 06, 2014 7:50 pm 
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Has this "text-type hotspot" yet been added to PTP2.0? If so, how do I find it. If not, what is the best way to place a non-rotating label near the top of a pano to indicate the name of the space being viewed?

Similarly, what is the best way to place a non-rotating logo image in a corner of the pano?

Are these documented in the current docs? If so, please feel free to refer me to the page number.

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 Post subject: Re: How to add labels
PostPosted: Thu Mar 06, 2014 9:11 pm 
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stillstonevisions wrote:
Has this "text-type hotspot" yet been added to PTP2.0?

No.

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If not, what is the best way to place a non-rotating label near the top of a pano to indicate the name of the space being viewed?

For PTP 2.x, use the Title plugin in the Text zone.

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Similarly, what is the best way to place a non-rotating logo image in a corner of the pano?

For PTP 2.x, u se the Logo plugin in the Image Zone.

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Are these documented in the current docs? If so, please feel free to refer me to the page number.

Thank you
Paul

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 Post subject: Re: How to add labels
PostPosted: Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:44 pm 
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I figured out how to change the name of the pano without changing its file name. I guess that would be the way to do this, correct? I find the documentation on these points all too brief and lacking in detail.


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 Post subject: Re: How to add labels
PostPosted: Thu Mar 06, 2014 11:49 pm 
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I figured out how to change the name of the pano without changing its file name. I guess that would be the way to do this, correct?

Yes.


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