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How to enable hardware acceleration to use HoloBuilder with WebGL 3D rendering

Once in a while the irritating situation may occur that HoloBuilder won’t load the user interface and just shows a message telling you that “your browser seems to support WebGL, it is disabled or unavailable”, even though you are already using the recommended Google Chrome Browser. This is due to a Chrome setting fault and can[…]

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How to Change the Default View Orientation of a Scene in HoloBuilder

Even though it’s one of the greatest features of 360° images that the viewer can look wherever he wants, your project might require to the viewing experience focused on a certain object or with a specific perspective. The good news: This is quite easy in HoloBuilder. The according feature is called “set default view” and is[…]

HoloBuilder now supports sound within your holo!

How to add Sounds to your Holo on HoloBuilder.com

HoloBuilder keeps on improving. With the latest version, the world of sound has been added to your creation possibilities with HoloBuilder. This short tutorial will explain how to include and manage individual sounds in your #holo. To add sound in your personal Holo, first create a Virtual or Augmented Reality Holo and insert your desired 2D and/or 3D[…]

How to Customize the HoloPlayer Layout for Sharing your Holo

Since v69 went live, HoloBuilder now not only supports with IE11 a new browser but also offers an amazing new design making sharing your Holos, even more, personal. The new custom settings for embedding the HoloPlayer into your website offer five different individually adjustable options to adapt the player to your personal needs. Standard sharing[…]

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How to add Custom Textured 3D Objects to your HoloBuilder Creations

  As announced in a previous developer blog entry, you can add custom textures to different pre-defined 3D objects and place them into your HoloBuilder.com presentations. In this tutorial, we show you how to use this great feature for even more individual, creative creations. The first step when you decide to create a presentation with custom[…]

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How to add 2D and 3D Text to your HoloBuilder Creations

A picture is worth a thousand words, but some messages can’t be delivered by the image alone. Therefore, HoloBuilder offers the possibility to add 2D as well as 3D text to your scenes. Make use of a variety of fonts and settings to customize your textual content and choose between two-dimensional and three-dimensional fonts depending on your project’s design. 2D fonts[…]

How to Change the Color of a 3D Object in HoloBuilder

Color up your world with HoloBuilder in three quick steps. HoloBuilder offers numerous already integrated and ready to use 3D objects you can add to your AR/VR project. To make your Holo, even more, unique, you can change the color of each to the scene added 3D object individually. Change the color of a 3D object with[…]

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The Definitive Guide to HoloBuilder: From zero to 3D-hero in a few simple steps

Even though HoloBuilder is developed with a strong focus on usability and intuitiveness, as an absolute beginner you might feel a little overwhelmed by its large variety of features and functions. This is why we have created an easy to understand beginner tutorial that enables you to create amazing 3D  virtual reality construction projects from scratch,[…]

How to create 360° photos with your smartphone

To create a 360° image on your Android smartphone download and open the “Google Street View App” and follow these instructions from Google. On iOS devices, the App is also called “Google Street View” and works almost the same. Furthermore, some nice basic instructions on how to capture awesome 360° images can be found in[…]