Category: Surveying building condition

Free Glide App- make mobile app from Google Sheets

         Click this link to go to developed app. Glide is a bit like Coda, but different. Its intentions is to build an app without needing to code. Allowing you to focus on content rather than process. It has a free tier and you need to sign up/sign in. You need a google account so that

Revit internal condition over time GIF

         Background I have written a post on showing internal building fabric condition over time in this article Revit Internal Condition over Time. I was not, at the time, happy with the presentation of the information as it was a series of screenshots that I then put in as slides to step through the process. Two

Free Google Tour Creator with Street View or 360 camera panoramas

         Create a tour Use Google Tour Creator to create and publish virtual reality tours. You can use Google Street View panoramas, add your own images from 360 cameras, and annotate the tour with details and facts, to create immersive experiences. Help information here. You need to have a google account to have tours. Refer help

Asset Tiger 4. Testing features Reports, Localisation/Date/Time Format and Site/Location , Audit, Geo-location & Map

         Reports Standard reports The out of the box (OOTB) Asset Report is pretty standard, not too many field, as in, none of the custom fields that you have added come through. You have 2 options, the Asset by ID Tag  or Asset by Tag with Pictures. (screenshots 1 & 2 below). Both show you all

Asset Tiger 3. Testing features Linking, Photo’s, Documents, STATUS Broken/Repaired, Alerts & Mobile App

         Linking If you look at the video on linking (bottom left video link) you can see how assets can be linked together. I wondered whether this could be a useful tool for linking lots of assets together, say, for a room. You can do this linking process within the browser, selecting one asset at a

Asset Tiger 2. Testing features Search, Delete, Export/Import & Data Structure

         After writing the initial post which I wrote whilst setting up and populating the database I had a further play, using the Mobile App, or rather, I didn’t get very far at all. The company who set up the free Asset Management Site make Bar Code tags, so the accessing of data would be by

Asset Tiger 1. free Online Asset Management Service with Free mobile app

          The AlternativeTo website popped up Asset Tiger as a free asset management tool when I typed in Alternatives to OpenMAINT. It is a cloud based tool and has a mobile app so that you can use it on your smartphone or tablet which is good too, as its free (the OpenMAINT one isn’t). Asset

Python 6. How to automate the creation of HTML pages for 360 Panorama’s

         Panoramic files (360/180) can be viewed directly with a programme such as Paint, but they do not make much sense. You need a specific Panoramic programme to read the files correctly. I use the FREE photo sphere viewer by Jeremy Heleine. Follow the link to see the demos. The method that the programme uses is