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Google Street View

The Google Street View panel provides a way to easily upload a tour or single panoramas to Google Street View.

Google Street View Panel

In the Google Street View Panel, you can connect to your Google account, browse your tours, upload tours and add places to panoramas.

Account

Click the green grant access button to connect your Google account. Once connected, you can get to your Street View profile by clicking your account name.

Use the red revoke access button to log out of your account.

Street View Browser

The Street View Browser gives you access to your uploaded images. You can also see views, when the images were uploaded and if a project has connections or not.

In the Tour Node column, there will be symbols indicating the images status on Google. A green plug indicates all images are saved locally and match the ones online. A symbol with a warning sign indicates how many images do not have connections.

Refresh – Refreshes the browser.

Download – Choose to download an image or the entire project. In the browser, select an entire project, or click the disclosure triangle to open the project and select one or more images.

Delete – Deletes an image or project from your Google account.

Project

Upload the project (entire tour) or remove it from Google Street View.

Levels

Use tags to apply levels to the tour. The levels will appear like so:

Levels on Google Maps


Current Panorama

This sections refers only to the currently selected panorama.

Online Status

Shows the current panorama’s online status.

If you have not yet uploaded a project or image, your panel will like the image below. The blue symbol indicates the current panorama has not yet been uploaded to Google Street View. Click the button next to it to upload the current panorama.

Offline Status

In the image below, the image’s status is Online. Hover over the symbol to get information. Double-click the symbol get the image’s PhotoID (PanoID).

Online Status Buttons

Update Current Panorama - Click to update the current panorama’s metadata. This will download the metadata that is currently stored in Street View and will add it to Pano2VR.

Upload Current Panorama - Click up upload the current panorama’s metadata.

Remove Current Panorama - Click to remove the current panorama from Street View.

Open Panorama in Browser - Opens the current panorama in Street View in a browser.

Place

Adds a place to the current panorama (Place ID). When the dialog opens, choose a place, or search for one to add. Once a place is added, you will then see new buttons:

Place Added

Edit - Click to edit the place.

Remove - Click to remove the place.

Copy - Click to copy the place to all nodes.

View - Click to view the place on Google Maps.


See also

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