How-to

Pathways (routes)

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Overview

Pathways is designed for users to customize routes that will direct traffic both indoors and out.

Indoor

  1. Select “Mapping Engine” from the left-hand navigation panel.
  2. Select “Pathways” from the drop down menu.
  3. Select “Indoor” from the drop down menu.

 

The following page will be displayed.

  1. Select the Campus and Facility you wish to edit.
  2. Select “Edit Layers” icon to edit GIS pathways.

                              

  • Select GIS anchor to drag and create new pathways and anchor points.
  • Once you are finished editing layers, select Save to update changes.

To create a new pathway

  1. Select the “Draw poly line” icon.
  2. Click anywhere on the map to select a starting point. Then drag the line to where you would like it to end and click to lock in it’s position.

Outdoor

  1. Select “Mapping Engine” from the left-hand navigation panel.
  2. Select “Pathways” from the drop down menu.
  3. Select “Outdoor” from the drop down menu.

The following page will be displayed:

  1. Select the “draw a line” tool   to create new KML lines.
  2. Select the “Draw poly line” icon.
  3. Click anywhere on the map to select a starting point. Then drag the line to where you would like it to end and click to lock in it’s position.
  4. “Validate” KML lines before saving KML to “Server”
  5. All KML lines with no connection should have a pin at each end.      see image below

If a KML line is broken (not connect to another line properly), a pin will be generated in the middle of where the lines are suppose to connect.

NOTE: Every line must have a least one end point connected to another KML line.

To correct, select the “Toddle edit mode” button from the tool bar and drag the line end point that is not connect to meet the other KML end point near by.

Once connected, cancel KML validation and re-select. If pin is removed, “Save KML To Server”.

Indoor to Outdoor Tuner

  1. Select “Mapping Engine” from the left-hand navigation panel.
  2. Select “Pathways” from the drop down menu.
  3. Select “Indoor to Outdoor Tuner” from the drop down menu.

The following page will be displayed:

NOTE:  “Indoor to Outdoor Tuner” is tools are used to connect in Indoor GIS lines to Outdoor KML lines typically found at entrance points on the ground levels.

  1. Select Campus and Facility.
  2. Select “Edit layers” tool.
  3. Select and drag yellow KML line to connect to blue GIS line.
  4. Save changes.