Share to PIX4Dcloud - PIX4Dreact

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What is Share to PIX4Dcloud

Share to PIX4Dloud is a feature of PIX4Dreact which makes it easy to share 2D layers over the internet with just a web link. It enables the connection of a PIX4Dreact desktop project to PIX4Dcloud.

A single orthomosaic and/or a DSM can be uploaded to PIX4Dcloud with a valid PIX4Dreact license. All layers will be stored in PIX4Dcloud and a shareable URL link to the project will be provided after a successful upload.

What are the requirements to Share to PIX4Dcloud

  • This feature is available for PIX4Dreact version 1.4 or above. A commercial license is needed (i.e. not Trial) with valid S&U.
  • An additional PIX4Dcloud license is not needed to use the Share to PIX4Dcloud option.
  • PIX4Dreact Monthly billing subscribers can create up to 50 projects per month.
  • PIX4Dreact Yearly billing subscribers can create up to 600 projects per year.

How to Share to PIX4Dcloud

To upload and share to PIX4Dcloud:

  1. Select Export from the right corner of the top bar.
  2. Click on the share__1_.png Share option to open the Share to PIX4Dcloud menu.
  3. Select the layers, such as the orthomosaic (Visual), the surface model (Elevation), or both from the LayerIcon.png Select layers option to upload and Share to PIX4Dcloud.

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    Selecting layers from the Share to PIX4Dcloud menu.

  4. Define the output size of the layers by selecting between 25%, 50%, or 100% image scale output. 100% maintains full resolution, while a smaller image scale results in smaller file size and a faster upload to PIX4Dcloud.
  5. [Optional] The name of the Share to PIX4Dcloud project is predefined by the name of the PIX4Dreact desktop project. The name can be modified before uploading.
  6. Click Upload. After a successful upload, the PIX4Dcloud project link is displayed in a pop-up window.
  7. Click on Copy link and paste it into the web browser to view the project.

    PIX4Dreact_Cloud_Project_Link.jpg  
    PIX4Dcloud project link.
    Tip: To share the project with other stakeholders simply visit cloud.pix4d.com and open the project. Then, from the top-right menu bar select Share share.png and enable Anyone with the link can view and measure or Anyone with the link can edit and save depending on the requirements of each project. For more information: Share a PIX4Dcloud project.
  8. Click on Share history to view all previous PIX4Dcloud project links created in PIX4Dreact (for the specific opened project).
    PIX4Dreact_Share_history.jpg
    Share History window.
Notes:
  • Every upload creates a new PIX4Dcloud project.
  • Max upload is 20GB (either two layers for a total of 20GB or a single layer for a total of 20GB).
  • The PIX4Dcloud project link can be used from a mobile phone with a GPS location marker.
  • No existing PIX4Dcloud projects can be synchronized to the desktop device.
  • PIX4Dcloud’s inspect feature cannot be used with projects uploaded from PIX4Dreact.
Important: It is possible to simultaneously upload from PIX4Dreact an orthomosaic (Visual) and DSM (Elevation) to PIX4DCloud.
 
Important: This is a beta-feature. For any feedback please create a feature request in our community.
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