Difference between revisions of "Online Map Services"

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If the map is geo-referenced, OCAD opens Google Maps at the same location. Move and zoom in Google Maps to the desired location. You can also enlarge the '''Online Map Services''' dialog by clicking and dragging a corner.
 
If the map is geo-referenced, OCAD opens Google Maps at the same location. Move and zoom in Google Maps to the desired location. You can also enlarge the '''Online Map Services''' dialog by clicking and dragging a corner.
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Click on the '''Update''' button to move Google Maps to the center of the drawing area.
  
 
Click '''Load as background map''' to make a screenshot and load this map as background map. The '''Background Map''' dialog appears.
 
Click '''Load as background map''' to make a screenshot and load this map as background map. The '''Background Map''' dialog appears.

Revision as of 16:59, 16 January 2020

Choose this command from the Background Map menu to load temporary a screenshot from Google Maps as background map.

OnlineMapServices.png

If the map is geo-referenced, OCAD opens Google Maps at the same location. Move and zoom in Google Maps to the desired location. You can also enlarge the Online Map Services dialog by clicking and dragging a corner.

Click on the Update button to move Google Maps to the center of the drawing area.

Click Load as background map to make a screenshot and load this map as background map. The Background Map dialog appears. The screenshot is not geo-referenced.

OnlineMapServicesResolution.png

Click OK. OCAD loads this screenshot and change to Draft mode.

OnlineMapServicesBackgroundMap.png

Choose Adjust in the Background Map menu to adjust this screenshot.


hint Please note that Google Street View doesn't work here.