Wednesday, June 27, 2018

KML file for Google Earth

So, you want to show your pictures on the map,
And you created nice KML file with the pictures, but it doesn't work on Google Earth

The problem is that Google currently, does not support links to its own photos service, nor embeding the photos in the KML file.
The solution is to put the pictures in Microsoft OneDrive, and use this link in the KML file.
You can continue to create the KML file using Earth pro:

Here is how the image should look in the KML file:

<img src="" width="1024" height="768" />

Here is the full my full KML file (you can also create it manualy without Earth pro):