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I have a national level dataset consisting of polygons, polylines, points and rasters. I would like to export a map for every sub region (border defined by a polygon shapefile). Is there a simple way of doing this in QGIS?

Eventually I would like to be able to offer each sub region as stand alone maps in multiple formats and resolutions.

Many thanks for any suggestions!

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Check out the Atlas QGIS plugin. I find it much easy to use then the EasyPrint plugin as it allows you to use composers for building the templates.

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Yep found this late last night! Bit buggy but got it working... excellent tool! Need to ensure that the "coverage" layer is the uppermost for it to work properly! –  James May 1 '12 at 13:24
    
@Nathan W, I found the download from plugins.qgis.org/plugins/atlas. Is there an XML repository URL that automatically checks for newer versions? –  RyanDalton May 5 '12 at 16:04
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You might be looking for the EasyPrint plugin. Here is an excellent blog article by @Darren Cope that should help guide you through the process.

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funny just found the plugin 10 seconds before I checked for feedback here! cheers for the link... i will experiment –  James Apr 30 '12 at 21:32
    
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