Resources Feature Sidebar

This page documents the 3DM Viewer Resources Feature Sidebar.
Orbit 3DM Viewer > Sidebar > Feature Sidebars > Resources


Listing, visibility, and legend/presentation of loaded resources.

All loaded Resources are listed, optionally the Resource Type can be displayed. The Resource Components can be folded (triangle left from resource name).

3DM Viewer Supported Resources are loaded from the connecting backend (Publisher or Cloud) using the Viewer Catalog, or can be added from the local device (+ icon below in the Resource Sidebar title block).


The overall Resource visibility can be toggled, optionally the resource visibility can be set per View, and also the visibility of Resource Components can be managed.
Streaming of Tiled Vector Data is related to the View Positions and the proximity of Vector Data Objects. The vector data loading status icon (paused, loading icon at the right-hand side of the Resource Visibility toggle button).

Local Resources

Supported Resources that can be read in the 3DM Viewer are supported as local resources. Use the + icon from Resource Sidebar Header or drag and drop the selected resource into the 3DM Viewer.

Add local resources via:

  • Select local resource files: select a a supported resources file (.ov, .ovt, .kml) and its corresponding auxiliary files (.olg, .ord and, for point features, .osl).
  • Select local resource folder: select the directory to add the first found resource.


The legend can be edited per Resource Component and is automatically saved in the Workspace.

The Resource Menu (three dots right from resource name) gives short-handed access to edit Resouce Component Legend, zoom to Resource extent, order Resource Listing, display Resource Metadata, and close Resource from the current Workspace.

Last modified:: 2022/07/29 07:53