This article is here to help explain how to select the initial pano and its direction on the iGUIDE. The iGUIDE tour can start with any pano and can face any angle. 

In addition, this article will explain how to select the initial angle for any and all panos on the iGUIDE. The ability to set what each pano starts viewing is available for operators to edit on the portal. 


Follow these steps to set the initial pano:


  1. Log into the iGUIDE Portal.


  1. Find the iGUIDE that needs to have its initial view changed or edited.


  1. Click the blue Edit button. 










Figure 1 - Choosing an iGUIDE to edit


  1. Scroll down and under Preview select the pano(green circle) that you want as the initial pano.

























Figure 2 - Preview view of selecting a new initial pano

  1. Once a new pano has been chosen, click the checkbox in the bottom left hand corner of the iGUIDE Preview that says Start iGUIDE with the current pano, refer to figure 2. 


  1. Click the blue Save button found right underneath the checkbox from step 5.


IMPORTANT: When checking the box and pressing the Save button, make sure to have the pano you wish to start with selected. If you check the box with the living room selected, then switch to the kitchen and press Save, the kitchen will be the starting pano.  



Follow these steps to set initial pano angles:


  1. Complete the previous steps: 1 - 3.


  1. Scroll down and under Preview select a pano(green circle) that you want to set the initial viewing angle of.


  1. Once a pano has been chosen, click the blue Set Initial Angle button in the top right hand corner of the iGUIDE Preview, refer to figure 2.


  1. Set the initial pano angle on the pano image in the right hand section of the Preview.


  1. Click the blue Save button found right underneath the checkbox in the bottom left hand corner of the iGUIDE Preview.



NOTE: This can also be done in Stitch by using the Set initial pano angle button. A blue box will appear on the pano preview indicating the first pano angle as well. 

The box will be orange if indicating the initial angle for the initial pano of the iGUIDE as well.