Vuforia Studio Tutorials and FAQs > Beginner > Create and Publish a Spatial Tracking Experience
Create and Publish a Spatial Tracking Experience
What You’ll Need
Access to Vuforia Studio
Access to an Experience Service
A 3D model file (for supported file formats, see Resources)
If you don’t have a 3D model file, you can get one from GrabCAD.
For more information about spatial tracking, see the Spatial Target topic.
1. Create a new project, and select Mobile - Default as the template type. Enter your Experience Service URL. Click Create.
2. Drag and drop a Spatial Target widget onto the canvas.
Drag and drop spatial target onto canvas
3. Drag and drop a Model widget onto the canvas. Ensure that your canvas looks similar to this:
Model widget on canvas
4. In the PROPERTIES pane, click the green + sign next to the drop-down menu under the Resource field. The Add Resource window appears.
Add a resource
5. Click Select File, and navigate to the 3D model file you want to add. Click Open, and then click Add on the Add Resource window.
6. Once the file has been added, the model appears on the canvas. All gestures (move, rotate, zoom) are applied according to the center of the Spatial Target widget. For best results, ensure the 3D model is placed at the center of the target, just above the virtual floor.
Picnic table model on canvas
7. Next, in the PROJECT pane, click Experiences under CONFIGURATION.
8. On the Edit Experiences page:
Select None from the ThingMark Association drop-down so that the Experience appears in your Vuforia View Library
Enter a name for your Experience in the Title field
Experience info
9. If no other changes need to be made, click Publish in the project toolbar.
10. When the progress indicator shows a success message, your project is published to your Experience Service, and you can use Vuforia View to view your Experience.
11. From within Vuforia View, navigate to the Library and open your Experience.
To access the Library, say, “Hey View, show Library.”
12. The following appears:
Tap to place brackets
13. Once you’ve located an appropriate horizontal surface, tap the screen to place the model!