Use your own icons

This guide explains how to upload your own icons to the platform to be used with the Marker Icons.

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Requisites

In order to use your icons over your units, you need to set the marker icons setting on your application:

Read how to enable the marker icons

Upload your own icons

You can create a new icon category where you can upload your own icons into it. 

1. Log in to your application and go to Admin > Icons

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2. Select + Icon category

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3. Put a name and an optional description to your new icon category

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4. Click on Next

5. Click on the Icon button to upload a new icon.

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6. Now click on Choose File to upload a new icon

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7. Choose the desired properties for your icon.

Note: If you are going to make your icons rotatable, make sure they point to the North. (axis 0°) so when they rotate on the map, they do it to the right angle.

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Finally, then click on Add to Category.

8. Repeat the steps 6 and 7 for each icon you want to add to this category.

9. When all the icons are uploaded into this category, click on Save.

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Apply the icon to the user/s

Now that we have a new set of icons with our own category, it is time to apply the new icons to the users of your choice. To do that, follow these steps:

1. Edit the vehicle/user properties

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2. Go to the Marker property and click on Pick from Icon Library

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3. Select the category, then icon. Then click on + Use icon

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4. Finally, click on Save.

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Now your new icon will be placed as the new vehicle marker

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