Change from one anchor type to another in the Dynamics 365 Guides PC app

You can anchor a guide in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Guides by using a QR code anchor, circular code anchor, or holographic anchor. It's easy to change from one anchor type to another if a different anchor type will work better for your scenario.

  1. In the Outline page, select the anchor at the top of the page, or select the Anchor button in the left navigation pane to open the Anchor wizard.

    Anchor button and anchor.

  2. In the lower-left corner of the wizard window, select Change anchor method.

    Change anchor method button.

  3. Select the anchor type that you want to change to.

  4. In the warning message that appears, select Switch anchor method.

What's next?

Use the following table to find more information on anchoring.

Area Link
Anchoring overview Overview of anchoring a guide
Creating types of anchors Create a QR code anchor in the PC app
Create a circular code anchor in the PC app
Create a holographic anchor in the PC app
Hologram precision Effect of calibration, pre-scanning, and environment
Effect of anchor types/placement
HoloLens app for authors Anchor your guide as an author in the HoloLens app
HoloLens app for operators Anchor your guide as an operator in the HoloLens app