Adding a Polyline


This section covers how to add a Polyline to your map


The Following Plugin/s need to be installed and active

  • WP Go Maps
  • WP Go Maps Pro Add-on (optional, but required to edit layer height)

On the Map editor of the of your selected map, you are able to navigate to the Polylines page to view, add or edit existing Polylines.

WP Go MAPS -> Maps (efit your chosen map) -> Polylines

To Add a new Polyline, complete the desired Polyline options in the "Add a new Polyline" Section

Adding a new Polyline
Adding a new Polyline


  • ClickΒ on the map to start drawing your polyline.
  • Add at leastΒ twoΒ points
  • CompleteΒ drawing your polyline byΒ clickingΒ the end point a second time.


Line segments can be added to your completed polyline by clicking and dragging the transparent vertices
Line segements be removed from your complete polyline by holding the "alt" key and clicking on the solid vertices between the lines that need to be removed
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Polyline Options

Edit the following options as required

Name: Name your Polyline, this identifies it on the Polylines page where all existing polylines are listed

Line Color: Grey by default, but can be changed by selecting a new color from the picker and/or entering the HEX, RGB, or Hue Saturation and Lightness values

Opacity: A value between 0 and 1 for example-> 0.8 would be 80% Opaque

Line thickness: How thick the line will be

Layer: Entering a value into this textbox will influence how close to the top the Drawing object is displayed in relation to other objects, the greater the number, the closer to the top it is displayed

Saving the Polygon

Select Add/Save Polyline at the bottom of this section, to save your new polyline




Updated 23 Jun 2022
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