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Can we get .tpk file for India (country) free?

I am working on an offline map routing feature. It is an Android application. My question is I need a .tpk file of India for offline routing. So can anybody tell me is this freely available or not?
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How can I cache reverse-geocode results?

I'm implementing an Android application that needs to do some reverse-geocoding to resolve a geocoordinate to a city. What is the best way to cache this information on the smartphone so that I don't ...
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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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How to get a copy of the raw photo from the Mapillary app

In Mapillary's documentation it says the photos are stored in the "app folder" before upload, and are deleted afterwards. I have looked around the filesystem but can't find them. I don't necessarily ...
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how does projection happen in arcgis with regards to spatial reference

I have a map loaded in my Mapview called mMapview.and here is what i did Point p1=new Point(66.9969,6.65428); //i took this coordinate from my gps device for demonstration Point p2=(Point) ...
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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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ArcGIS Online map labels do not appear in ArcGIS app for Android?

I have a map on ArcGIS online. The map shows labels just fine as you can see on my web map (http://bit.ly/1q7hc0h). The problem is that when I view the map on may Android device using the ArcGIS app ...
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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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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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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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Determine current address location in android mobile app

In my Android App I need to figure out what address i.e city, state, country my Android phone is in. So for that, first I determine latitude, longitude via GPS. The phone gives this. Now, from lat, ...
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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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ArcGIS Android export tile cache for higher levels (only level 9 in samples)

I need to cache a few tiles for the offline part of my application. Though in the samples provided for Android the following server link has been used for exporting local tile chache: ...
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modify LocationDisplayManger class drawing coordinates

I noticed that LocationDisplayManger will show a marker on ur screen the current device location and am glad for that,but the problem is that i have to do a little bit adjustment before b/c a direct ...
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mapinfo and java tools

I am hoping to develop a mobile application under android or my database is a card(map) produces by mapinfo professional version8.0 My questions are: To read this card(map) (the file containing ...
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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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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 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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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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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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arcGIS in Android Studio

I want to using arcGIS in Android Studio. I followed this site: http://blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2012/10/26/developing-with-the-arcgis-runtime-sdk-for-android-and-intellij-idea/ This is my ...
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Android Tablet KML/KMZ App for polygons w/offline & GPS capabilities?

I am looking for an Android app which allows me to view and query polygons stored in KML and/or KMZ with a GPS point representing my location and offline capabilities. My KMZ files are being output ...
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What is “gps on demand time injection”

Android defineds a GPS device capability I couldn't find reference to It's defined as GPS_CAPABILITY_ON_DEMAND_TIME in gps.h The description in the comment explains: GPS on demand time injection. ...
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From OSM to shape. Parsing problem

I'm working at OpenStreetMap project for android at the moment. I want to retrieve OSM data from my app(nodes, markers and paths) and convert it to shape file (.shp, .dbf and .shx). Later, I'll load ...
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ArcGis for Android Beginner

I have the following activity called activity_esri_map: <LinearLayout xmlns:android="http://schemas.android.com/apk/res/android" xmlns:tools="http://schemas.android.com/tools" ...
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ArcGIS Android finding the shortest route between multiple stops

ArcGIS is already equipped with API service which calculates the shortest path between a start and an end point based on length, time etc. The following is how the service is called to returns in a ...
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Looking for an android solution for offline kml/kmz file viewer with gps support

I have some KMZ files of cadastral maps. I need to fiscally go to the boundaries of my lands (parcels) and take a look at where they are with the gps and maps support. Some of these places are not ...
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The coordinates measure are out of bounds in Android route task

I am a beginner in ArcGIS and I was following this tutorial. I am trying to find a route between two points. I created a sample application, in which first, i get the two points on map single tap as ...
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Location based service with normal image

We have an image for a park which has been rendered like this: Now we want to add some geographic service based on the data: building an Android Application with the following features: Display ...
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How to define the next object in the street with android?

I wanna put objects in a map and discover which is the closest objet from me, supposing that I'm in a moving car with my cell phone. Thus, to define the closest object I need to take the orientation ...
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Converting distance in ArcGIS Android SDK?

I have a Polyline that I draw on the map and I would like to get its distance in meters. right now it's not working, basically what I have is distanceSeg=new Polyline(); double ...
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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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GPS Live tracking with qgis android

I have a Tablet 10.1 notes on which I installed QGIS Android (v. 2.8) and a Garmin GPS 62 stc. So I tried to do the "live GPS tracking" by connecting through the USB cable the GPS to Tablet. Next, ...
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For GPS point data using android, default camera app or other software?

I'm curious to know about your experience using the default android camera app for geotagging photos vs other apps. I am going to trial a few different of these apps over the next month or so on ...
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Why does my Android always show same lat/long for geotagged photos? Can I override this?

I am looking to collect point data with my Samsung Galaxy S3 using Android 4.1.2 However, every photo returns the exact same lat/long position Is it possible to override this and if so, how?
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Working with Google Maps Android API v2 and WKB

I have a service which returns a list of routes (geometrycollection of linestrings) in WKB format. I want to display the routes on the google maps android api. What's the right way to achieve that? ...
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Map Positioning and Routing on Android

I have been instructed to create an small offline application in Android that have to: a) Use our own map in JPEG format as the basemap (Google Map / OpenStreet Map is not applicable) b) Show the ...
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Android app to save offline map + POIs?

I don't know much about GIS and would like to find an application for travelling with the following features: support Points of Interests (sights, restaurants, etc.); Clicking on any POI should ...
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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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Collecting and editing local data on a tablet?

I need to view, collect, and edit data that has to be stored locally on an iPad, though we may be able to get an Android tablet if that's the OS with a solution right now. This data cannot go through ...
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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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How do I get a set of lat/lon points into OSMAND?

I have a lat/lon points that I want to get into OSMAnd. What format do I need to put this in?
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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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How to extract NMEA outputs from an external bluetooth GPS to an Android device

I am requested to create an Android app that have to connect to an external Bluetooth GPS and read the NMEA output and visualize the location on ad digital map. I am a new comer in this aspect. ...
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Offline geocoding and reverse geocoding for android

I'm developing an android application that cannot use internet and need to deal with maps and positioning. Download OpenStreetMaps data seens to be a good solution to access map information offline. ...
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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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Showing large number of polygons in SpatiaLite on Android map?

I have 2,300 complex multipolygon features in an offline SpatiaLite database. How can I show them on an Android map without slowing the map to a halt?
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Not displaying polyline on the map in android

I'm new to ArcGIS runtime SDK and I want to add path(polyline) on the map after giving coordinates where to draw.. But not displaying the path on the map and even not occur any error. MapView ...
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GeoServer TileWMS layers display on Desktop, but not on Android browser

I am new to this and struggling with getting geoserver TileWMS layers displayed on android browser, a problem identical to this thread. I have my own Geoserver 2.6 installed as localhost:8080, and ...
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GeoServer GeoJson with coodinates in WKB?

I'm using a GeoJson query to GeoServer to update data in existing sqlite database used in an android app. The geometry column in that database is in WKB format, because like this the database is ...