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Solution for android map app with offline use

As the title reveals i'm in search of a way to develop an app for android with embedded maps which can work without an internet connection(i.e. can i get the tiles of the open streetmap for offline ...
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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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I would like develop an Android GIS app which should support offline navigation [on hold]

I would like develop an Android GIS app which should support offline navigation, that means it should allow to downnload offline maps such as toposheets which were convertred into .KMZ format. Android ...
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Set initial extent programmatically Android

I need to dynamically set the extent when the map loads. I have graphics that are being added to the map layer and want the extent to allow all the graphics to be shown. Currently I am getting a min ...
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adding barriers is not working in arcgis sdk for android

I have a program that displays this path when I give it two points shown by the red marker. I wanted to create a barrier on that road so I added this code Polygon po=new Polygon(); ...
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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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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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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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Can I read multiple .map files in mapsforge?

I have an android map application that needs to display separate regions. these regions are stored in separate .map files. Example: germany.map italy.map china.map I want to pane from one ...
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Convert GPS coordinates to EPSG:54004

I need to convert GPS coordinates to EPSG:54004 on android. Are there any libraries or formulas to acomplish the task? Thanks in advance.
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WMS-C Google Maps v2 Android

I'm have added a map from a WMS-server in Google Maps v2 for Android using the code provided from this site: http://www.azavea.com/blogs/labs/2013/01/wms-on-android/ . The tiles are downloaded and ...
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Any way to view/create/edit Google My Maps KML files on Android?

I have two large (several hundred features) maps created by Google My Maps that I use for my field research. They contain important information required by the field crew for their work on site. ...
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How to read or import shapefile into android studio in order to view the ArcGIS

I am developing an ArcGIS project with Android Studio IDE, to view some maps and information and I would like to read some shapefiles from another project. But I couldn't find a solution on how to do ...
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Create custom OSM map file

I develop an Android app that uses Mapsforge to display OSM maps. I could use a pre-built map in the MapsForge file format but that makes my APK file to big and I only need a small part of my country ...
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Android ArcGIS Javascript 2.2

The website claims that touch gestures are supported for Android browsers. I'm running 2.2 and have not been able to get touch gestures to work. What can be done to enable it? This works for iPhone ...
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Looking for RMaps SQLite format details

Locus Maps and Rmaps Android maps support an offline sqlite Format called Rmaps. I am trying to find the format details and how its organized. I couldn't, is there any dependable documentation online? ...
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How to return coordinates of my location using LocationDisplayManager (ESRI API)?

I'm trying to create an application which works with lat and long of a device position. I'm using LocationDisplayManager class to find and to map a location. MapView mMapView = null; public void ...
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What class/types of smartphone chipsets support GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS AND have extended kalman filtering?

I've been testing several Android phones (all running Android 4+) Sony Xperia T, Moto G, Nexus and HTC 1 which are all giving decent tracks (all of which use GPS/GLONASS) However we are also using ...
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APIs to render custom WMTS source

We have a custom WMTS source which we want to show on Android and iOS. What would be my options to do this using native APIs (so no Leaflet or Open Layers)? An ideal API not only shows the maps but ...
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Is there an app/plugin combination that suits the tracking of a public bus

In a town near where I live there is a public bus that runs a circuit about once an hour. I was asked if it would be easy to track the bus (presumably via an android device on the bus) and put the ...
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Automate downloading of tiles

I have been using MobAC to download tile data for offline use on Android devices. I am looking to automate the process. I am working with a state in the US and I want to divide the state into a grid ...
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Android devices and apps with support for Galileo positioning

While the European's Galileo positioning system is only expected to be fully deployed by 2020, the first positioning made using already deployed Galileo satellites was made back in 2013. Also, ...
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Bluetooth GPS to Smart Phone

Has anyone had any luck intergrating a GPS unit with your Smartphone? Looking to gain sub 5m accuracy. Ideally would like the phone to just use the better gps reciever when it is connected. This ...
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OSMDroid - Fiets

On my Android Device (Samsung SM-T530) in the directory /Device/mnt/osmdroid/tiles, there are folders Fiets and FietsRegional. These folders have some .png.tile files in them, but the images appears ...
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How to generate random locations nearby my location?

I am trying to create random locations nearby my location. What i want is to create random latitude/longitude pairs inside a 200 meters circle surrounding my location. This is the formula i came up ...
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Is there an comparison of the various mapping libraries for Android?

I am currently looking at the various libraries that I can use to show a map in my custom Android App. I have found several like Mapsforge, OSMDroid, ArcGIS runtime for Android, Google Maps for ...
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Android call WFS getFeature Service returns empty

I am trying t call a WFS getFeature service to "implement" onClick get feature attribute popup (info window) but i am getting empty json . here is WFS link that i am calling ...
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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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How to decode GPS coordinates from Android device XML file?

I’d like to decode the location coordinates from the XML file from my Android phone (SGS2). Any solution how to do it, how to convert them to usable coordinates (longitude/latitude)? Looks like it's ...
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KML Regions feature not working in Google Earth 8.0.2.2334 installed on Android

When I load a kml in Google Earth 8.0.2.2334 installed on my Android phone, the KML Regions feature is not working (for me). I have read and reread the Google Dev pages. I have googled for a solution ...
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How to serve local maps for an offline HTML5 webmapping app?

How could one serve maps (tiles in wherever format possible) within a Android device to be consumed by an offline webmapping app also accessed within the device's browser?
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Spatialite android trigger problem

I am developing an android application that uses the database spatialite, I use this project to integrate the database on android https://code.google.com/p/spatialite-android/ It works normally, ...
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How to get image coordinate and corresponding location coordinate of a geo-referenced image in andriod

In my android app, I have a geo-referenced image which I am going to use as map. So I need to divide it into tiles. For that I want its top left and bottom right image coordinate(x,y) with location ...
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Android offline app to visualize GeoTIFF maps (or any well-known raster format)

I like to go to mountain, and got lots of GeoTIFF maps, which I can convert to other formats with GlobalMapper (JPG+JGW, ECW, ...). However, I haven't found an Android app to: - show these raster ...
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Qgis and Android Tablet

I cant download Qgis 2.8.2 via googlePlay. Device is not compatible. Device is Nexus 7 2012 with android 5.1.1 Do you have same issue? On old android 4.4 it was working fine.
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Identity Manager ArcGIS API for Android

im currently building some android application with arcgis, but my client using Identity Manager for auth user on the portal, i have tried using oauth2 Rest with token in my local development and ...
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How to set bounds for specific area in google place autocomplete APi

In my application I want to get places only for Canada. here is my Code private static final LatLngBounds Canada = new LatLngBounds( new LatLng(56.130366, -106.346771), new LatLng(56.130366, ...
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Build maps using android application (Geotiff File)

I am an absolute beginner of GIS and I wish to create a custom mobile application for Android. in this situation, i have an image (Geotiff) file to : convert and overlays maps make poligon make ...
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How to capture accurate GPS points using mobile devices?

I'm currently working in Vietnam as a climbing guide, but am putting my GIS skills to use by doing a side project for the company involving the mapping of climbing routes. Along with another employee ...
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Is there an industry-standard official mapping of Galileo satellites to global "PRN”/ID values?

In the U.S. GPS system, satellites are identified by the PRN number broadcast by each satellite. This ID is usually visible on most GPS receiver platforms that provide access to individual GPS ...
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mxd file creating instead of geodatabase

I am trying to create runtime geodatabase file for android to work with. So, I loaded my basemap and a feature layer containing buildings and roads and went to File->Share As->Runtime content... and ...
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Unable to see shapefile on the device

I am trying to add london shapefile for buildings in my android app. However, I am unable to display it. Its showing nothing on the map. But the same shapefile is getting displayed properly online. ...
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Partial extents for ArcGIS android geodatabase creation

I know how to create and download a geodatabase copy of a FeatureServer from arcgis rest services. I also know how to pass LayerQuery to the geodatabase task to filter layer objects and features. ...
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Calculating Speed of Android device in Navigation mode using ArcGIS Runtime SDK?

I am working on a Navigation App and I am using ArcGIS runtime sdk for this. It looks pretty straight forward and I was able to create a simple app. Now I want to calculate the speed of the device ...
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OpenLayers LayerSwitcher Control acts weird on Android

I built up an OpenLayers Map with a layer switcher and some other controls. For most of the controls I wrote handler which make use of touch-events. Now the default OpenLayers.Control.LayerSwitcher ...
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How to display ESRI shapefile in Android [closed]

It's the first time I work with Android and ESRI shapefile. I tried to find but could not find any tutorials to display ESRI shapefile in Android. Somebody can help me about this??? Thank you so so ...
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Can the kml file displayed in Google Earth for Android

I have created some 3D buildings and route in kml format and it worked properly in Google Earth (desktop). When i put it in Google Cloud Drive and open it by Google Earth for Android, none of the ...
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Visualizing map from Spatialite DB on Mobile

I am working on an Android application for a school project. I am converting shapefiles (examples) into SQLite databases using SpatiaLite and performing queries on those databases on the mobile with ...
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Updating static GTFS data android

I have an android application that takes a static GTFS data that I manually turned into a database. My question is how do I update this GTFS data automatically? Or is that not possible? Any ...
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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 ...