Hotspot editor allows to place any image from system as image hotspot.
Available formats .jpeg,.png,.gif
Hotspots may be:
distorted (zooming in pano)
not distorted (flying in pano with fixed size).
Image hotspots works in VR mode
In real-time mode select or change settings for image hotspots:
rotate distorted hotspot over x,y,z axis
Available direct xml edition for styles, appearance, etc.
How to place:
In select hotspot type dialog choose "Image hotspot". (Either in Upper menu or in Main hotspot editor menu.)
Select image file on the system. Available formats:
When you press "OK" button in select image dialog, hotspot will appear at the center of the screen.
Set scale for the image. Use either track bar or enter scale value directly in text box.
Set alpha for the image. Use either track bar or enter alpha value directly in text box.
Set rotate for the image (not distorted). Use either track bar or enter rotate value directly in text box.
If necessary: select enabled distorted.
Rotate image over x, y, or z axis. Use either track bar or enter rotation value directly in text box.
All changes you will see in real-time mode.
At any time, select the new image for hotspot.
At any time, drag-and-drop hotspot to the new position.
At any time, make hotspot distorted or not distorted.
At any time, rotate distorted hotspot over x, y or z axis.
At any time, select the new action for hotspot.
At any time, change tooltip for hotspot.
When you press "OK" button in select image dialog, the image will be saved in hotspot directory with new name: scenename_hsname.extension
If the width or the height of the source image is larger than 2000px, it will be resized to 2000px.
When you press "Save hotspot", this image will be resized to the scale value (if it is not "1")
Be careful with enlarge of the image. It may cause the bad image quality.
If you don't save hotspot this image will be removed.
When you delete hotspot it's image will be removed.
Select action for hotspot from the drop-down menu.
Available 10 in-build actions and any custom action on your choice.
Load scene with set view
Info relative width (%)
Info absolute width (px)
Show inbuilt video
Show youtube video
How to use in-build actions, please look in corresponding section.
Text onhover (optional)
Write any text that will be appears when mouse will be onhover hotspot.
When you need no text, leave text box empty.
When you select "Load scene" or "Load scene with set view" text box will be filled with scene title. In this case on mouse onhover will be appeared not only hotspot text, but also scene thumb as preview (tooltip with image).
To avoid preview leave text box empty.
To change appearance of the scene preview, select "Edit openstyle.xml" in "Test tour" menu, and either select one of two text style with name "hsShowNextSceneStyle" or edit it.