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User Guide > Overlays > Draw Routes or Polylines

Draw Routes or Polylines on a Map

You can add polylines to show the routes on the custom google map.

  1. Select the Route Tool in the vertical toolbar
  2. Click on the map to start drawing the line. Double click to end the drawing
  3. Edit the route in the Properties panel
draw route on a map
Items Descriptions
Title Title of the route
Stroke Weight Thickness of the line
Stroke Opacity Opacity of the route
Geodesic Shows the shortest path between two points in a curved space
  1. Draw a straight line from point to point
  2. Turn on the Geodesic Mode
  3. The line will become a curve line, which is the shortest route in the earth.
Stroke Color Color of the route
URL Insert URL to the line
* After inserting URL to the line, you have to select mouse over to show the infobox.
URL Target Hyperlink will be opened in either a New Window or the Same Window
Info Window Choose whether show the infobox when the mouse on click or roll over
  • Roll Over: when the mouse rollover the markers, the infobox will be popped up automatically
  • Mouse Click: when the mouse click on the markers, the infobox will be popped up
Delete Delete the line

After adding the route, you can modify it by:

  1. Select the route
  2. Drag points to modify the path
    *You can restore to the previous step by clicking the Undo button
Map-Polyline modifications-undo
Undo button

Watch how to draw routes on a map

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