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cartodb.js without jqyery, backbone, mustache code merged?

I found that cartodb.js has also the code of library like jquery, backbone, mustache etc. As on my project I am already adding jquery and I dont need backbone/mustache etc, so is there any cartodb.js ...
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How to increase height of image header in Infowindow?

The CartoDB Infowindow default image header width is max 400, with height always set to a default, which looks to be about 250 so the image is really wide. Is there a way to set the image to be more ...
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Cartodb not loading layers on IE8-10 on longer requests

Check the demo here: http://unirazz.com/cartodb/cartodb1.html After map is loaded, click on GO button to load cartodb layers. It works in latest browsers excepts IE8-10. If I reduce the length of ...
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Adding Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico to CartoDB?

I am new to Cartodb. I have started with the ne_50m_admin_1_states data. How can I add Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico? Is there geometry I can get? Is there an easy way to add them?
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Multiple points at same location in CartoDB - how to make clickable?

I'm trying to create a simple map based on data from our website. Whenever someone wants to access a specific file, they have to fill out a form that includes their ZIP code and some other ...
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CartoDB - feature appears only on some scales

I have a single feature in a cartodb which I am pulling into my HTML page using var layerUrl = 'path-to-/viz.json'; cartodb.createLayer(map, layerUrl) .addTo(map) And I can see the layer on some ...
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CartoDB JQUERY function init() fail

Absolutely stumped. Simply attempting to toggle layers using cartdb and jquery much like this tutorial. After sniping the console I get init() is not defined? However this only occurs after adding ...
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All postal codes converting in to same longitude and latitude

I am trying to Georeference the Barcelona and Madrid postal codes I have in CartoDB and they are all converting in to same Longitude and latitude. Any chance of getting the real data? I am importing ...
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CartoDB (PostGIS) near function (distance) points to polygons

I have a CartoDB map here: Link: https://dms2203.cartodb.com/viz/78db6c02-3148-11e5-a42f-0e018d66dc29/public_map I'm trying to find the distance of the points to the polygon. If the points are ...
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How to set the visibility range of layers on CartoDB using CartoCSS?

I would like to customise the visibility of different layers on a CartoDB webmap so that they appear and disappear at distinct zoom levels. How is this achieved?
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Move CartoDB-Map to show full InfoWindow

In CartoDB, if I customize the styles of an InfoWindow, the map moves not enough to always display the full InfoWindow. For example: If I position the div.cartodb-popup to left:26px and bottom:16px ...
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CartoDB latlon change to lonlat

I have this script I am trying to use to search for a value within a CartoDB table. I can't seem to figure out how to reverse the order of the lat & long coordinates so they appear as lonlat... ...
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layer.setQuery is not a function error from CartoDB?

I am getting this error: SELECT * FROM parcels_sa WHERE parcel_id ILIKE '%001089800%' mapscript.js?1437514849:273 Uncaught TypeError: layer.setQuery is not a function(anonymous function) @ ...
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CartoDB: Torque animation timeslider

Please, some help! I've an animated torque visualization in CartoDB. The Time Column of animation is date type: 2015-07-03T00:00:00Z The visualization is ok, but in the mapview the timeslider write ...
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Select/unselect features in CartoDB layer with reporting features name of all selected features

I have web app based on http://bl.ocks.org/javisantana/d20063afd2c96a733002 template. I tried to make highlight polygon feature and unselect highlighted feature on mouse click with report names all ...
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Cartodb TypeError: layer.getSubLayer is not a function

Can anyone tell me why I am getting this error? It happens when I try and filter by a layer action. I also tried to do the cartodb tutorial on "Toggle the Map View" following it line for line and am ...
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Error trying to import data to CartoDB using ogr2ogr

I have a local install of CartoDB in my Ubuntu 14.04. I have created a CartoDB account called "development" and been playing with it for a while. Now I'd like to import some data from a shapefile ...
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Data Import Not Geocoding Everyone from Excel File

I'm new to this, so please go lightly if I'm asking something obvious. I imported an Excel file with 9,159 entries and I'm mystified as to why 841 are cartodb_georef_status false and another 36 null. ...
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cartodb featureClick not working

I am trying to get the on click event when a marker is clicked, but its not working at all. Here is my code var list = ...list of codes...; cartodb.createLayer(_this.mapData.map, { user_name: ...
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Cartodb - Error: sql is read-only in NamedMaps

My map is not a named map. Map privacy is set to only people with the link. Why I I getting this error when trying to do queries? Has anyone else run into this?
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how to create a cartodb layer via post request

I have a select query (really long) based on which I want to create a layer on google maps. I tried the same query in cartodbo map editor(online) it worked fine. But when I wrote a code to access the ...
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Can I add Mapbox data (markers) to CartoDB basemap

I have prepared a basemap in Mapbox which includes imported data (basically, marker points). I was expecting these markers to show when using that project as a basemap in CartoDB, but it only shows ...
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How to install CartoDB driver for ogr2ogr?

I'm trying to import data from my postgis DB directly into CartoDB. I've seen in this forum's post that I can do that with ogr2ogr, a GDAL tool, in this way: ogr2ogr -t_srs EPSG:4326 --config ...
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TeleAtlas view information

I'm working with TeleAtlas mapping for calculating routes. I uploaded the information layer Network (nw). Now what I want is to create a view that contains the following fields: Street, number, ...
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Importing data from a web service as a layer in CartoDB

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to bring web services into CartoDB as a layer. In particular, I'm currently trying to import an ArcGIS Feature Service: ...
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How can I link the search box to a dataset column in CartoDB?

The search box in a published map of CartoDB isn't linked to the dataset which is shown in the CartoDB map. How can I link the search box to a certain column of a dataset?
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How do I add a CartoDB layer to a MapBox map?

I'm having some trouble adding a CartoDB layer to an L.mapbox.map, I thought it was a pretty simple thing to do in the HTML but it's just not working and I dont know why? My CartoDB layer has vector ...
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Adding line to CartoDB?

I watched the tutorial "Create your own data using the CartoDB Editor" about adding a feature but in the editor, I couldnt seem to find the adding a line feature. When I click the button of add ...
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How do enable my Infowindow?

Why is my infowindow disabled on the data set I uploaded from NYCOpen Data or the sample data on CartoDB?
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CartoDB Torque: show severity by size of marker?

I have a dataset containing the cost of damage caused by individual floods over the past 100 years. I'd like to use TORQUE to display these events on a map over time, with their severity shown by the ...
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Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 400 (Bad Request)

Am new to cartodb and am following this tutorial (http://docs.cartodb.com/tutorials/create_map_cartodbjs.html) on how to create a map. When Implement the sql query, i get an error on the console ...
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Cartodb search box error

Im getting TypeError: b is undefined: var v = cdb.vis.Overlay.create('search', map.viz, {}); v.show(); $('#map').append(v.render().el); $('.cartodb-searchbox').find('input.text').attr('placeholder', ...
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Cartodb search by column

I'm trying to implement a search box that uses my CartoDb data? My current code does not work. Html: <link rel="stylesheet" ...
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Georeferencing US County names in CartoDB

I have a massive file with county-level data from the 19th century. I'd like to georeference it, but I'm not sure what I need to do, as CartoDB isn't recognizing the county names through the 'Admin. ...
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Open Popup on CartoDB Layer

I have a cartodb viz layer (polygons) and geojson layer in a leaflet map (parcels), where the geojson layer overlaps the cartodb layer. How do I disable the interaction to the geojson polygon layer so ...
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How do I get a non-circle marker in a category map on CartoDB?

I have a CartoDB map which has two layers. I want both to display, and I want both to be category maps — there are 3 categories in each which display as three different colors. But I want to ...
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Overlaying a (say) 1Km x 1Km to a CartoDB or Here map

Is there a simple way to add a (say) 1Km x 1Km grid layer (or overlay) to a cartoDB map or Here map so that as when zooms in or out the grid lines remain accurate. (NB. An absolute ...
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How to manually geocode records or see a reference list of countries CartoDB recognizes?

I'm making a quick choropleth map that classifies countries by income level. The in-built geocoder works mostly fine on the country names (there are also 3 letter codes in the dataset) but there are ...
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Combining Hover Highlight of Polygon, Layer Selector, Custom Infowindow with Cartodb.js

I am trying to combine the hover highlight polygon feature with custom infowindows and a layer selector but the highlight polygon functionality seems to break everything else. I have the code working ...
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Redirect if Clicked on a Marker in CartoDB

How can the user be redirected if he clicks on a marker in CartoDB? I have a dataset with the markers — the geometry and inside of the description-field the URL to redirect the user. I know I can ...
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How do I make a simple time-based (year-by-year) map in CartoDB Torque?

I'm trying to make a very simple time-based map using CartoDB. My time data is in its own column of type DATE. The lowest date in the range is 2007-01-01 and the greatest is 2014-01-01, so I set the ...
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Does Cartodb have a function to change center location based on user location?

I would like to have the map open up a the users current location. I only see documentation for setting the center on init, I would like it to be dynamic..
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cartodb: how to display data from a related table in the info window?

I have a table of buildings. I have a table of all the things in each building. It is a one to many relationship. How can i make info windows which display a list of the things in the building?
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Importing data to CartoDB using ogr2ogr

First attempt, I want to create a table at CartoDB from another Postgis database: snow:Docker-Postgis alasarr$ ogr2ogr --config CARTODB_API_KEY daf3960b41733ef71e03ea77019642761d547f5b -f CartoDB ...
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Hide Marker if InfoWindow is open in CartoDB

How can I hide the Marker of a Point as soon as the onClick/onHover Infowindow is open — and show it again if the user closes the InfoWindow? Alternative: How can I manipulate the opening of the ...
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CartoDB not showing data layer over every tile

https://interwebjill.cartodb.com/viz/191381e0-1a43-11e5-a909-0e43f3deba5a/map I have columns for the latitude and longitude values of each point in my table but not all of them are being shown in the ...
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Dynamic Content and Infowindow-Size & -Position

I have to display Dynamic Content (aka embeds … tweets, youtube-videos, facebook-posts etc.) inside a Infowindow … now how can I make sure to resize and position the infowindow properly so the ...
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Embeds with iFrames and Scripts in CartoDB InfoWindows

How is it possible to embed content — like YouTube-Videos, Twitter-Tweets, Facebook-Posts, Instagram-Photos or andy other kind of embeds — into a InfoWindow in CartoDB? In my Dataset there is a row ...
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CartoDB: Calculating distance between points in two tables and including the name of the second point in infowindow

I am plotting community gardens in CartoDB and want to show the nearest subway entrance in the infowindow. I have two tables with the location of the gardens and the subway stations. I am able to get ...
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CartoDB infowindows - only show title if data exists?

I have a data set in which not all tuples have info for all columns. I want to show those columns in the infowindow, but if the data value is inconsequential (doesn't exist, is zero in a field where ...