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en:help:v2:landmarks:custom-icons [2017/04/14 15:05]
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en:help:v2:landmarks:custom-icons [2018/11/19 09:32] (current)
alpinequest [Requirements and setup]
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 <​sub>​[[en:​help|Online Help]] > [[en:​help:​v2|AlpineQuest 2.x]] > [[en:​help:​v2:​landmarks|Landmarks]]</​sub>​ <​sub>​[[en:​help|Online Help]] > [[en:​help:​v2|AlpineQuest 2.x]] > [[en:​help:​v2:​landmarks|Landmarks]]</​sub>​
  
-====== Custom ​waypoint ​icons ======+====== Custom icons ======
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 In you don't find the waypoint icons that suit your needs, the application allows you to import and use your own ones. In you don't find the waypoint icons that suit your needs, the application allows you to import and use your own ones.
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 Icon files must be saved in the "​**''​icons/''​**"​ sub-folder of [[en:​help:​v2:​settings:​storage#​how_to_locate_the_application_folder|application folder]], and must meet the following requirements:​ Icon files must be saved in the "​**''​icons/''​**"​ sub-folder of [[en:​help:​v2:​settings:​storage#​how_to_locate_the_application_folder|application folder]], and must meet the following requirements:​
-  ​* **Maximum file size**: 100KB; +  * **Image format**: ​SVG (recommended,​ only simple shapes supported), ​PNG, JPG, GIF, BMP. Alpha channel supported if any; 
-  ​* **Image format**: PNG, JPG, GIF, BMP. Alpha channel supported if any; +  * **Image dimension**:​ 32px × 32px recommended ​for non SVG formats; 
-  * **Image dimension**:​ 32px × 32px recommended.+  * **Maximum file size**: 100KB.
  
 {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} The file name (without the extension) is used as the icon name. If you use an existing icon name, this one will be replaced by your custom icon. Names are //not// case sensitive. {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} The file name (without the extension) is used as the icon name. If you use an existing icon name, this one will be replaced by your custom icon. Names are //not// case sensitive.
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 {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} The center point of the icon is displayed on the waypoint'​s location. {{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} The center point of the icon is displayed on the waypoint'​s location.
  
-{{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} ​By grouping some icons in a sub-folder, they will appears in a custom icon category.+{{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} ​You must restart the application after adding custom ​icons in order to be able to use them.
  
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   * Click on the ''"​**Add icon**"''​ {{:​icon_01.png?​nolink}} shortcut button, or alternatively click on ''"​**More...**"''​ {{:​icon_02.png?​nolink}} and select ''"​**Icon**"''​ {{:​icon_03.png?​nolink}};​   * Click on the ''"​**Add icon**"''​ {{:​icon_01.png?​nolink}} shortcut button, or alternatively click on ''"​**More...**"''​ {{:​icon_02.png?​nolink}} and select ''"​**Icon**"''​ {{:​icon_03.png?​nolink}};​
   * Under the "​Custom"​ category, select your custom icon {{:​icon_04.png?​nolink}}.   * Under the "​Custom"​ category, select your custom icon {{:​icon_04.png?​nolink}}.
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 +{{:​icon_help.png?​nolink}} By grouping some icons in a sub-folder, they will appears in a custom category named after the sub-folder.
  
 {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​local-waypoints-custom-icons.jpg?​nolink }} {{ :​en:​help:​v2:​landmarks:​local-waypoints-custom-icons.jpg?​nolink }}

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