Create a new project
On your dashboard, you will see a
Create Project button.
- Click on
Create Projectbutton to create a new project by adding a name for the project in the input box that appears.
- Once added, the project appears among the project cards.
Access a project
On your dashboard, you will see all the project cards under your organization. These cards will be arranged in the order of activity. The most recently modified/newly created project will appear first. You can change this to sort the list in the opposite order or sort it by name by toggling the
Sort by name and
Sort by most recent option.
The project cards provide brief insight into the projects. You will see:
- Project title
- Status (LIVE/NOT LIVE)
- Last modification date
- Number of editors
- Menu button
To edit a project, click on its card to head over to that project's page.
For quick access to project actions, click on menu
This is also the place that provides you a way to duplicate your project.
Actions available on the project page:
- Renaming project
- Deleting project
- Previewing project
- Managing collaborators
- Managing deployments
To know more about Deployments, head over to the Publish section.
To know more about Collaborations, see the Teams and Collaborations section.
To build your project, click on
Build/Edit Experience. To know more about building a project, head over to the Build section.
To open project settings, click on the green settings icon in right bar.
The project settings pop up allows us to tweak project settings.
It has five tabs:
- Splash Screen
- Export Project
- Import Project (Open and Overwrite)
- Show VR Button
- Enforce landscape mode
- Always open in chrome
- Show zooming controls in viewer
- Enforce fullscreen
- Hide the GMetri logo in the viewer
- Zoom level (60 degrees)
- Custom scripting area
This tab is used to control the Menu used to toggle between Scenes.
The menu looks like this:
It appears both in the editor and in the viewer. On the menu tab, you can control if you want this menu enabled or disabled. You can also control if you want any scene to be shown in the menu or not individually.
Variables can be added to the project in the variables tab. These varaibles can then be used in connections to control various properties of elements and scenes. Know more on how to use variables in the Tutorials section.
Splash Screen Tab
The Splash Screen tab is used to toggle options for the splash screen.
- Show logo and click to start
- Show VR instructions
- Capture user info
- Show language screen
- Starting description
- Ending description
This tab will display any project related warnings.
Adding scripts to your project
Here is a sample script that will add a small timer to the upper left hand of your screen: