Shapespark 1.8.1 adds support for a new anchor type
sprite. Sprites are rectangles with text or icon that always face the camera.
You can use such anchors for room names annotations in top or orbit views, like here:
You can configure a click in the text to trigger a teleport to one of the existing views. Here is how to do it:
Viewertab add extension and select
Open URLas the extension type:
URLinput enter the following:
./#view=NameOfAnExistingViewand keep the
New windowunchecked. This will activate a teleport to the view when the anchor is clicked.
Configure the anchor:
Sprite, enter any text. Increase the
Zto place the anchor above the ceiling, so it is not visible when the camera is in the rooms.
Room names annotations look best if all of them have the same height of the text (
Heightsetting) and the same
Save the scene and test the anchor in the preview mode (in the edit mode
Open URLalways opens a new browser window, which doesn’t allow to test the teleport).