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Abilities And Effects • Approve Actions • Attacks • Character Sheet • Controls And Shortcuts • Core Dice • Creating Maps • Creature Creation • Creature Visibility • Decision Window • Dice Results • Draw Tools • Facing • Game Log • Game Tools • Handouts • Initiative Tool • Library • Map Markers • Marketplace • Marketplace Purchasing Gold • Merging Tokens • Movement • Multiple Maps • Options Menu • Quick Start Guide • Roster • Rule Sets • Saves And Skills • Spell Casting • SRD Options
For those who like to add a description of the scene in the Game Log for each descriptive text in published adventures, a great way to pre-program the map is to create Map Markers with the descriptive text in the marker description.
To access this feature:
1: Open the d20Pro Menu.
2: select Games Tools.
3: select the Map Markers icon.
Click on the map and create a Map Marker where you clicked.
Name: This is the name of the marker when viewing all Game Tools Map Markers (see bottom left image - see below)
Type: This is the type of marker, you can see this description when viewing all Game Tools Map Markers (see bottom left image - see below)
Desc: Clicking the box will bring up the Edit Description screen where you can type or paste in the full description.
Color: Clicking on the box will bring up a color picker. Specifying a color here will only affect non-icon related markers.
Size: Choose between Small, Medium, or Large, where Large fills one full grid square.
Style: Choose between Circle, Triangle, Square, or Icon.
Icon: Choose between the different icons in the icon library.
Layer: Choose between Paint Above Creatures or Paint Below Creatures.
Visibility: Choose between Marker is visible or Marker is invisible. .
Top Label: Choose between Off, Name, or Custom.
Bottom Label: Choose between Off, Name, or Custom.
This description will be sent to the game log when pressing the "As Box Text" button.
Map Markers Window
Create = Creates a new Map Marker and places it on the map. (This is a legacy feature and is grayed out).
Focus = Adjusts the map to center the selected Map Marker.
As Boxed Text = Creates an announcement from the description of the Map Marker to the Game Log. (displayed in the picture below)
Place all other markers on the map to represent the original:
Displaying Boxed Text
When players just visit the dock and see the warehouse, press "As Box Text" on Map Marker labeled "The Pier" with the icon of the number "1" to have the description sent to the Game Log.