This guide includes the following sections:
Accessing the new MapBrowser - link
Add page elements and toolbar guide
Add about the new MapBrowser
Add Location tool - lat/long + oblique etc.
Add roads overlay
The new MapBrowser page includes the following elements:
Use the Search box to
The toolbar on the top edge of the screen provides quick access to a variety of functions. Available functions depend on your Nearmap subscription. Please refer to the Toolbar Guide for details.
lick on any of the cardinal directions on the compass to quickly switch to a North, South, East or West Panorama for the current location.
6) Locate Me
- For Locate Me to work, users will need to allow access to use their location - clicking ‘Don’t Allow’ will prevent the feature from being enabled. You can change this permission at any time using your web browser settings.
- If you have chosen to use the Locate Me feature, we may record the approximate location of where you accessed this feature. We do not track or record your location as you move.
7) Split View
8) Date Selection
Using the MapBrowser date selection tool, you can view any available historical captures of your area of interest.
Read more in the Date Selection Tool guide.
Optimized for all Devices
You can zoom in easily using your mouse or trackpad on your computer, or using pinch & zoom on a touch screen device.
Measure the length of an object or path using the line tool. Measure the area of an object or space, or find the radius using the measurement tools.
Display or hide measurement labels
The Text tool in the toolbar at the top of the screen allows you to add text annotations to imagery in MapBrowser.
Click the Text tool, and enter the text you want to add to the image:
Changing base layers will persist the text annotation between layers, however when moving between Vertical to Panorama or Oblique, the placement of the annotation will be be slightly off due to the change in perspective.
Annotations currently cannot be ‘saved’, but this is a feature that will be available in the future.
Note: Annotations are currently only available on desktop.
You can now save a copy of the map with any measurements that you've made included in the image.
Go to 'Save Map' in the menu and ensure 'Include Map Objects' is selected.
If you have measurements on the map, and wish to print the image without including the measurements, simply uncheck the 'Include Map Objects' option and click 'Save'.