Faq

How to edit text in the theme INFO panel?

  1. Login with your KnowledgeHub account.
  2. Open the Theme you want to edit.
  3. Go to the Info tab.
  4. Click on the editing icon (if your user account don`t have editing rights, the icon is not displayed).
  5. Info edit
  6. The content editor opens, where you can edit info text about theme.
  7. Info editor

How can I import a SHP file?

  1. Click the Tools button to open Tools menu.
  2. Tools
  3. On the Tools menu, click the Import tool.
  4. Import tool
  5. Import new data wizard opens in a dialog box.
  6. Import new data
  7. On the dialog box, browse for the Esri shapefile file you want to import, then click Open. If the import data consists of multiple files, you can upload them compressed into ZIP file.
  8. In the Import settings dialog box, you can set the following options:
    • Input layer - select one of the options from the dropdown list (default value is set to Default layer).
    • Output Layer name - define layer name.
    • Import fields - select fields you want to import. If you want to import fields as a codelist, check the corresponding checkboxes.
    • Coordinate system - select one of the available coordinate systems.
    • Import settings
  9. Click the Import button Import button.

After importing is complete, the data is shown in the map.

Imported treking routes

How to add new text field to a layer

  1. Open layer details.
  2. Layer details
  3. Click on Edit layer icon.
  4. Edit layer
  5. Layer editor dialog opens.
  6. Go to the Fields tab.
  7. Click on the Add new field.
  8. Fields
  9. Content editor opens, where you set the field Type to the LONG TEXT.
  10. Long text
  11. Set other fields as applicable.
  12. Save by clicking OK button.

Now your layer contains new Long text field.

Text field

How to add photos to the map?

  1. Open layer details.
  2. Layer details
  3. Click on Edit layer icon.
  4. Edit layer
  5. Layer editor dialog opens.
  6. Go to the Fields tab.
  7. Click on the Add new field.
  8. Fields
  9. Content editor opens, where you set the field Type to the FILE.
  10. File
  11. Set the File type as Image.
  12. Set other fields as applicable.
  13. Save by clicking OK button.

Now your layer contains new field (file) where you can add photos.

Photos

How to insert YouTube/Vimeo video into KnowledgeHub?

You can include a YouTube/Vimeo video in Theme description, Layer description or in Layer features using the rich text editor.

Embed YouTube video
  1. Go to YouTube/Vimeo, locate a video and copy the content of the "Embed" option.
  2. Click insert media Insert media button. A dialog box will appear.
  3. Paste the YouTube/Vimeo embed code for the video in the space provided.
  4. Click OK to include the video.
  5. Video will appear inside the text editor. Play it and verify that it will be correctly embedded.
  6. Click Save to save the changes.

Supported URLs are listed bellow:

  • player.vimeo.com/video/...
  • www.youtube.com/embed/...
  • www.youtube.com/v/...