Placeholder for specific node title

Q&A about the latest versions
Post Reply
Kifo
Posts: 11
Joined: Wed May 15, 2013 2:03 pm

Wed Jan 08, 2014 2:45 pm

Hi

I would like to create navigation elements in the skin editor that are linked to the various nodes of my tour and indicate the node title on each element.
Currently I can only place fixed text there. Is there a way to access the title of each node by a placeholder, something like $ut[node6]?

BR
Kifo
User avatar
Hopki
Gnome
Posts: 10859
Joined: Thu Jan 10, 2008 3:16 pm
Location: Layer de la Haye, Essex UK
Contact:

Wed Jan 08, 2014 3:22 pm

Please see Issue #952
Regards,
Hopki
Hopki
Garden Gnome Software Support
If you send an e-mail to support please send a link to the forum post for reference.
support@ggnome.com
https://ggnome.com/wiki/documentation/
SAwity
Posts: 26
Joined: Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:38 am

Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:38 am

Hopki wrote:
Wed Jan 08, 2014 3:22 pm
Please see Issue #952
Regards,
Hopki
Hello Hopki, I'm trying to do the same but the issue webpage you linked to cannot be found. How do I achieve this please?
User avatar
Hopki
Gnome
Posts: 10859
Joined: Thu Jan 10, 2008 3:16 pm
Location: Layer de la Haye, Essex UK
Contact:

Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:03 pm

Hi,
You can use a cloner element in the skin.
1) Add a text box to the skin and give it the placeholder $(ut), User Data Title.
Then give it the action, Mouse Click, Open Next Panorama, Hotspot URL, Target: Default View.
Put this in a cloner and it will make a text box for every node in the tour, when you click on the text box it will open that node.
Just because I can I also added an Active Logic Block to change the colour of the text box background and text colour.
Regards,
Attachments
skin.ggsk
(1.29 KiB) Downloaded 2 times
Hopki
Garden Gnome Software Support
If you send an e-mail to support please send a link to the forum post for reference.
support@ggnome.com
https://ggnome.com/wiki/documentation/
SAwity
Posts: 26
Joined: Fri Sep 07, 2018 9:38 am

Tue Nov 24, 2020 5:13 am

Hopki wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:03 pm
Hi,
You can use a cloner element in the skin.
1) Add a text box to the skin and give it the placeholder $(ut), User Data Title.
Then give it the action, Mouse Click, Open Next Panorama, Hotspot URL, Target: Default View.
Put this in a cloner and it will make a text box for every node in the tour, when you click on the text box it will open that node.
Just because I can I also added an Active Logic Block to change the colour of the text box background and text colour.
Regards,
Hello Hopki,

Thanks for taking the time to answer, but i think i didn't explain my issue well. Let me do so now.

I am developing a project where I want to use a blank image in the tour as an information node, which will be used in text boxes in the skin. is it possible to create placeholders for information from this specific node/ blank image? My goal is to create a skin I can use as a template.

Thanks again
User avatar
Hopki
Gnome
Posts: 10859
Joined: Thu Jan 10, 2008 3:16 pm
Location: Layer de la Haye, Essex UK
Contact:

Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:10 pm

Hummm,
I have read this through a few times and I don't think I understand the question or need.

So far I understand you have a tour but some of the tour nodes are blank panoramas?
So a 2:1 blank image.
It is on these images you want the information to popup.
If so then tag these blank nodes.
You can then have text boxes display when tags contain xxx.
The text boxes can use any of the User Data text files and use place holders in the text boxes to display it.

In the attached project the text boxes show when the node has the tag "info"
Regards,
Attachments
project.zip
(3.63 MiB) Downloaded 1 time
Hopki
Garden Gnome Software Support
If you send an e-mail to support please send a link to the forum post for reference.
support@ggnome.com
https://ggnome.com/wiki/documentation/
Post Reply