Dear Mappers, We are excited to announce that there is a new feature in Map Creator. This feature is editing building outlines. Activating building outlines In order to add/edit building outlines, it is important to first activate this feature in the menu layer that is in top right corner, and, as always, to zoom in. Then it is possible to see outlines of … Continue reading New feature in Map Creator: Editing Buildings
Dear Mappers, In this week’s article we would like to write about the “Your Geospace” feature in Map Creator. “Your Geospace” is an environment that enables you to upload or drag and drop any file and visualize it in Map Creator. These files can be for instance: Your own GPX file from your e.g. walking or biking trip GeoJson files that you found at your … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Your Geospace
When you detect new streets that exist in reality, but are still missing in the map and want to add them you would normally use the satellite image layer. But if those streets are really new you might face the situation that they are not yet covered in the normal satellite view. In such a situation you can benefit from one (or even both) of … Continue reading Did you know… we have different versions of satellite imagery?
Hello Mappers, This week we would like to show you how to report inaccurate geometry on ADAS Roads – Roads which are coded by us with Advanced Driving Attributes and are therefore protected. If you want to change geometry and you are not clear on what it is and what is not protected use the quick display on the bottom menu “Highlight protected roads” and … Continue reading Tips and Tricks: Reporting Inaccurate Geometry on ADAS Roads
Dear Mappers, Let’s talk about Map Alerts this week 😃 We would like to introduce and make you aware of how to find these Alerts and how to solve them. What are Map Alerts? Map Alerts (MA) are situations that should be checked because the type of data sourced by us for the map indicates that there may be changes, for example: new geometry a … Continue reading Map Creator: Map Alerts
Hello Mappers, This week we would like to give you a tip on where you can find the status of your edits and would like to remind you of an existing functionality, which is embedded in “Your Stuff” on the top left of the map. Besides user statistics, campaign list, watchlist and collections, you can also find “Your Feed”, where all your recent edits are … Continue reading Tracking Your Edits
Dear Map Creator User, Once in a while we try to share with you with some Map Creator tips & tricks to advise you how to provide edits more similarly as we do at HERE. Recently we have noticed that our Map Creator users are incorrectly editing parking lots, which results in the rejection of your edits. In order to make sure that your edits … Continue reading Tips & Tricks: Parking Lot Coding