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Export directions from Google to KML?

I used Google to draw directions from one location to another location, but can't find a way to export it as KML so I can import it into my Android smartphone. Is there a way, or must directions be ...
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Navigation/Routing in 3D View On Android

I need to build a navigation/routing application in 3D view like sygic, what are the available options if any? Are there any existing open source or proprietary 3D mapping/libraries. I have checked ...
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Are there any known issus opening a QGIS Desktop project on Android?

Does anyone else have trouble when they try to open a project which was worked on in the QGIS desktop version 1.8 (I understand this is the most up to date version for the desktop) and try and open it ...
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SID and/or ECW support on QGIS for Linux

Running QGIS on Ubuntu 11.04 and QGIS for Android on Galaxy Tab 10.1 (which is an awesome project by the way) NEED to figure out a way to get SID and/or ECW files loaded. Saw some posts about ...
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Creating a openstreetmap renderer in android

I am trying to learn how the openstreetmap is rendered in android. There are already some tools out there that are rendering the maps. Specially I am focusing on offline maps renderer. There is one ...
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Moving Marker in a Google Map on Android

I am trying to create something similar to http://dev.syskall.com/map/ in my android phone application. Basically I have a List of GeoPoints and I need to make the car/marker move on the map ...
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How can I use Android to add some additional data to geotiff images?

I would like to create an application which will use a geotiff image and add some additional data on it. All these with the Android Platform. I've done some research and found GDAL but I don't know if ...
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Accessing Layers Through an API?

So, I have reason to believe that this information is not available. Nonetheless, it involves using Android, and preferably the Google Maps API (though other maps may have APIs which supply this data, ...
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how to transfer GPS device coordinates into mobile android app?

i'm trying to make an android app that collects data field in high accuracy, since the phone native GNSS doesn't provide highly accurate coordinates, i want to use Coordinates provided by a real GNSS ...
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Is there a free mapping tool which has its on Android SDK?

I am looking for the functionality(s) ArcGIS provide for developing Android apps for free. What I want in specific is a tool like ArcMap where I can develop a map and convert it to some file format ...
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Can I use google maps navigation within my app

I am considering building an app which includes google maps. The app functions by tracking the GPS location of the vehicle and showing it to the respective user on the Android app with some additional ...
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Google Maps Licensing

Sorry if this isn't the right place to ask this, I've tried looking around for support forums and have found none. I had a question regarding the ToS of Google Maps/Earth, it can be found here: ...
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MapFragment ArcGis - The specified child already has a parent

I'm trying to display a MapView from ArcGis in Android Studio. I'm using Map Fragments for that, I put in the xml the Map and my other UI stuff. Putting the MapView element in the layout file always ...
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IS it possible to use geoserver WFS-T services with ArcGIS android SDK?

I have to use ARCGIS SDK in my project and I should edit some layers. In fact there is a sample which I can learn how ArcGIS API for android works.In it we the editable layers are from a service like ...
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Is there a way to make the controls on QGIS android larger?

Is there a way to make the controls on QGIS android larger? e.g. When typing text into a field in the table view it is currently very small. I also have a issue/bug where the panels (layers, gps ...
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localization by trilateration ( weighted nonlinear least squares )

I am writing an app for beacon localization and I am looking for a formula which, given beacons of known positions and distance from target, finds the target position. eg. given beacon1 located at ...
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${z}/${x}/${y}.png explanation needed for offline map

Im trying to build map with OMS under Linux (Ubuntu) to made an offline apps. Im working with Ionic and building just for Android for write now. I have the base code: var map; function ...
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GIS SDK for Android

Im looking a gis sdk for android with these abilities: open source or free to use (consider it if you know one) can read and write shape files can use scalable vector graphics (svg) (optional) can ...
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Posting UserCredentials with AsyncTask of ArcGIS for Android?

My problem is that I want to get JSON data from ArcGIS for Server For example: http://xxxx.com/arcgis/rest/services/Map/MapServer/legend?f=pjson I can get and read JSON data from this URL but if ...
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Excellent app for OSM browsing on smartphone [closed]

I am looking for a decent app to browse OpenStreetMap on my Android smartphone in the offline mode. I have already bought OsmAnd+ and the Skobbler's OSM Navigation and Maps, and while their UIs are ...
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Looking for a good solution to have GPS position on KMZ files on Android platform

I'm looking for the best solution / app on the android platform to show my GPS position over a KMZ file, possibly offline. Here is what I've tried to do: Google Earth Android app I downloaded KMLZ ...
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Can Google Maps Android API display WMS layer?

I am currently making an app for my final career project, and I am trying to combine the layer of Google Maps and WMS layer that displays a map from a WMS server, helping me with ArcGis SDK for ...
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QGIS on Android: Access files on Google Drive

I have a set of shape files that I keep updated on Google Drive. I have just installed QGIS on an Android tablet but I can not figure out how to get access to the google drive from the file menu. ...
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Openlayers and Google Maps Api aren't work on Android Platform

I have application that uses OpenLayers, Google Maps Api and Geoserver My application is running at Web browser and when I try to run at Android tablet (using Phonegap), It runs but openlayers ...
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OpenLayers crashes stock browser on Android 4.0.4 devices [closed]

Update: The issue appears to be with OpenLayers Release 2.13 dev. I mistakenly mentioned 2.12 as being problematic but have retested with no problems. Also, no problems with 2.13rc3 Update 2: This ...
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Developing Carto Mobile App

I have the project to develop a mobile application (Android) being able to get offline maps, go on the field, collect datas about the area we're at and then synchronize it with our data server when ...
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popular solution for display both tiles and vector data in android map app

We are planning to build a location based app like google map in android. We have some experiences in the PC development,that's to say we have a similar javascript api like google map javascript api, ...
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Android Apps to edit WFS-T

Are there any mobile Android Apps where you can edit the Features served via a WFS-T?
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deCarta Android API geocode throws Protocol not found exception

I am using the deCarta Android API to find the GPS Lat/Lng of a street address. However, whenever I try to use the geocode method of the Geocoder class it always throws the exception: Protocol not ...
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QGIS on android4 with bluetooth GPS

I'm trying to set up a moving map on my tablet (asus, Android 4). I've installed QGIS (latest version), which works. I've got a blue tooth external GPS, which I've paired to the tablet. However, I ...
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How to draw an overlay using KML on our own app in Android?

Repost from here Hi there, I want to draw an overlay using .kml files, just look like this. But on my own app in MapActivity. 31.kml, display district in Jakarta, Indonesia or the example that I get ...
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web service to find the shortest path

if you have any idea that can help me I would be grateful :):) So i should create a web service wich will communicate with my android application .in my android app the client choose two point start ...
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How to limit viewing to map boundary on Android? [closed]

I have an offline map of a city displaying on Android. Since my map is just small, when you scroll beyond the the boundaries of the map you see only a gray screen and you will probably be lost and ...
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Best way to figure out which regions a point is in a shape file?

I'm trying to figure out the best way on Android to figure out if a point in region as defined in a shapefile. For instance, I might want to know what country I'm in using the Geo Common's Shapefile ...
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ArcGIS Android HelloWorld MapView InflateException

I'm new to ArcGIS Android i'm trying HelloWord app but its giving me exception.. I checked libraries in project build path, Android Tools> Fix Project Properties, ArcGIS Tools> Fix Project ...
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How to get route between Two lat/long using ArcGIS Map in Android?

What I'm trying to do is have two edit boxes for source and destination. Based on those two locations I need to draw the route on an ArcGIS map in Android.
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How can i create an offline basemap with small size using ArcGIS SDK for Android?

I want to develop an app for mobile devices .I'm using ArcGIS SDK for android and i want to have an offline basemap in the app . One solution is use to tpk file.but the size of tpk is too large for ...
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Which data format can be used with both QGIS Desktop and Android?

My data is in MS Access geodatabase(creating with ArcGIS). I want use Qgis desktop and Qgis android (and dropbox) Is it required to convert my mdb file to another format? (Qgis on Android can't ...
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Android GIS - Reverse Geocode using Shapefile (.shp)

I want to develop an Android application. I'm still a newbie here. What I want is to develop my app just like a GIS that can implement reverse geocoding. So I can put in lat / lon coordinates and ...
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Native Mapping Application - Leaflet Mapbox

I am going to build a native mapping application that I would like to offer for Android and IOS devices. I am an accomplished developer of web-based app using javascript, html and css. I am also ...
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offline google map on android

If I go to abroad as a tourist BEFORE I collect the visiting places on my google maps then export it to kml. In abroad I don't use mobile internet on the street (very expensive) but I would like to ...
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Protected general and admin settings in GeoODK app

I was wondering how to prevent the user to change the general and admin settings of the GeoODK (android-collect)? I mean to be protected with a password, for example. I've tried to go to settings > ...
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How to Integrate Open Street Map in android?

I'm newbie to Android Offline Map Integration, I have a problem in offline map integration, I take a month to analysis the offline map integration, Here i referred Osmdroid Osmand and few other ...
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Android library to run Dijkstra on a shape file… even possible?

I have a shape file and I want to find the best way of using Dijkstra on Android platform. Is there any library that I can use it? I have to convert it to graphs and then run algorithm. I am confused ...
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How to change layer transparency of wms layer in arcgis android sdk

I wish to overlay a transparent WMS layer onto a basemap in arcgis android. Here is my code snippet. It loads only the BaseMap but not the WMS layer, i tried on Online Arcgis and it works. public ...
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Using ArcGIS sdk 10.2.2 for Android with gradle

Has anyone got the ArcGIS SDK from Esri to work with Android Studio(gradle)?. So far I have the done the following Extracted the ArcGIS Android SDK(10.2.2). Added the .so files (armeabi-v7a & ...
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What is the best database for an online Android location app?

I am working on Android app for locating food places in my city. Using Google Map v2 api. App shows user his current location, and the closest food spots around him. I want to store location ...
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how do I install QGIS for Android?

I am new to Android (just brought a Nexus 7) and I am trying to get QGIS onto it but I can not find any installation instructions. I have found http://android.qgis.org/download/qgis-installer.apk and ...
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Formula/ calculation for ESRI map coordinate conversion (meter to decimal degrees)

I'm new to ESRI mapping. I have a set of points in ESRI, with x, y, z coordinates, which I believe is in meters. I am now writing an Android program, and I do not want to depend on ESRI, thus I would ...
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Reverse Geocode for Android

I am new to arcgis for android. I practice using Geocode and reverse geocode. I use sample Place Search from Esri, but i also want to add Reverse Geocode in it so that after a user put in the address ...