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I can't find the New label tools in QGIS developed by sourcepole. I'm using QGIS 1.7.4. Is it a QGIS tool or a pluggin?

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Which new label tool? –  Nathan W Nov 20 '12 at 10:04
    
Do you mean these? sourcepole.ch/new-label-tools-in-qgis –  kor_ Nov 20 '12 at 12:30

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According to their website http://www.sourcepole.ch/new-label-tools-in-qgis:

three new editing tools to manipulate text labels are now in the QGIS developer version

So no chance for Qgis 1.7.4

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They should be in 1.8 though. –  Nathan W Nov 20 '12 at 10:08
    
Yes, so not very "new". But looks completely different in "gis" icon style... –  AndreJ Nov 20 '12 at 10:23
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That's my preferred icon style, too. They are just much clearer to interpret. Also, upgrading to 1.8 is totally worth it, there have been quite some interesting new features besides the labeling tools. –  SAnderka Nov 20 '12 at 14:58

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