Use a Deep Link in your Mattertag 

"Deep links" allow you to append a link to a Mattertag from anywhere in your 3D model - this can be useful if, say, you want to transport a user from the bottom of a staircase to the top (without making them manually "climb" the stairs in your guided tour).  

Instructions 

  1. Open the model where you want to create a deep link. 
  2. Navigate to the exact location inside your 3D model where you want users to go. 
    • In this particular example, that is at the top of the staircase. 
  3. Hit the "U" key on your keyboard. 
    • This can only be done on a computer (laptop or desktop) - this functionality doesn't exist on mobile. 
  4. In the window that opens in the top-right of the window, click COPY TO CLIPBOARD.
    • Alternatively you can highlight the URL and hit command + C (Mac) or Ctrl + C (PC) 

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  5. Navigate to the point where you'd like to place your deep link.
    • In this example, that's at the bottom of the staircase. 
  6. Click the Mattertags icon.Screen_Shot_2020-05-08_at_10.45.48_AM.png
  7. Click the Plus icon at the bottom of the screen to add a Mattertag. 
  8. Place your Mattertag. 
    • In this example, we'd place it at the top of the stairs. Screen_Shot_2020-05-08_at_10.48.19_AM.png
  9. Label your deep link in the description field. 
    • In this example, we'll call it "Go to the bottom of the stairs". 
  10. Highlight the description.Screen_Shot_2020-05-08_at_10.50.28_AM.png
  11. Hit the "Add Link" tool inside the Mattertag window. 
  12. Paste your deep link into the field. 
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