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A browser typically refers to a web browser though sometimes it can also refer to a file browser (aka file manager). A web browser is a software application for retrieving, presenting and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web.

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WFS works only in IE browser. Any work around is available for this issue? [duplicate]

WFS works only in IE browser for me. Its not working in any other browser. I dont have much expertise in checking browser compatibility, could someone suggest me how to resolve this issue or Any work ...
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Map does not appear after following ESRI example of flex api

I followed the example from ArcGIS resource center website: https://developers.arcgis.com/flex/ to create a map, unfortunately after I run the flex builder application, the map does not appear. The ...
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Losing mouse focus on map in safari browser [closed]

I am facing problem when I use SAFARI browser for GIS WEB Application. I have select tool in my application to select the features on the map. When i use Safari the point focus is not correct it drags ...
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Leaflet rendering TileMill tiles in the wrong order

I'm stumped, and quite a lot of searching has turned up nothing helpful. I'm on the first step of what will ultimately be a map with three raster layers and three layers of markers (with controls to ...
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QGIS integrated browser panel does not show qgs files

I have a problem with my QGIS: it does not start if I double click on a qgs file. I wanted to contour this problem using the browser panel integrated to QGIS, but I can not see the qgs files from it. ...
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XMLHttpRequests clogging/pending in Leaflet.js

If I have a lot of active layers and eg. zooom in and out, dozens of tile xmlhttprequests are sent. This causes a problem in most browsers, clogging it so to speak, and leaving the map blank and ...
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Without Proxy page can't use IE8 and IE9 for Editing and Buffer

The server where my editing application is hosted does not allow a proxy page because of outgoing calls restriction. This makes it difficult for IE8 and IE9 since using CORS is not an option as there ...
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URL Hyperlinking

I would like to have the URL from an attribute (in the attribute table) as a 'hotlink' wherein you can click on the URL and it opens the browser with the data. As it is right now, I'm having to ...
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Openlayers – Empty spaces when resizing map in height (opera and safari)

The following test site is supposed to let the map extend to the maximum available space and to ensure a minimal height of 300px. This works perfectly in firefox. But in opera and safari on all apple ...
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What is the best free web GIS browser?

Hi I have created several projects for several different clients. Each project has OS maps, shapefile layers from Government Bodies, Shapefile layers created, AutoCAD dxf loaded in (in various ...
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Display ArcSDE-metadata in Browser

Is there a good tool / technique to display ArcSDE-metadata in a webbrowser? We want to provide user without GIS-knowledge with a user friendly tool to explore our SDE metadata catalog. We are using ...
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GeoJSON won't show in IE, but works fine in FF

I’m not sure if this question isn’t too specific for Stack Exchange, but I really can’t find a solution, and even extensive web search hasn’t brought up any help. There are similar, but different ...
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GxFilterWorkspace allows a folder that is not a IWorkspace or IGxDatabase

I am trying to open a ArcGIS file browser. And For this, I used IGxDialog interface's DoModalOpen method. To specify what the user can select using a GxDialog browser is based on the filters ...
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Is it possible to export raster data from PostGIS or MapServer as a base64 string?

Is it possible to output a PNG in a base64 string so that can be directly loaded into a browser? I've read through the PostGIS documentation which refer to the GDAL output formats. The GDAL output ...
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How to view Esri GRID format file in wxpython file browse window? [closed]

I'm trying to browse for all kinds of vector and raster data using a filebrowsebutton. The problem is I don't know how to let the browse window see the Esri GRID files (which contains a folder and a ...
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How to display a Shapefile on a browser? -offline-

Plot points on a Shapefile like this: https://github.com/gka/pyshpgeocode and then convert it to HTML and display it on a browser? Is this practical method to display the map on a browser? Any cons ...
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OpenLayers - Vector Layer and Google Maps - vector layer and google layers don't seem to be in sync when zooming on Chrome

I am working with a Google Layer and a vector layer in OpenLayers. I was wondering if anyone else noticed any problems with Chrome displaying Google Maps layers on OpenLayers? It seems that when I ...
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Workflow process to style vector data using GeoServer

I'm starting to get a better understanding of map-servers in general, but I am still unclear on how best to use GeoServer. At the moment, I use web-hosting to store the web-browser related parts of my ...
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3d earth mapping with javascript or browser plugin

I am currently working to develop a web-based mapping application. A lot of the mapping tools such as google maps are 2d imagery. I know that google earth has a 3d browser plugin, but a requirement of ...