a WMS (Web Map Server) standard call that retrieves the underlying data, including geometry and attribute values, for a pixel location on a map.

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How to make geoserver return JSON for WMS GetFeatureInfo?

I wish to get the results of a WMS GetFeatureInfo request as a JSON instead of the table that comes up by default. Out of the box, the only options for the response from a WMS GetFeatureInfo are the ...
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How to select fields returned by GeoServer WMS GetFeatureInfo request?

I'm running simple local mapping service based on PostGIS/GeoServer/OpenLayers stack. Following opengeo tutorial I've tied click events in OpenLayers to WMS GetFeatureInfo call using: ...
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WMS GetFeatureInfo and CQL on Multiple Layers

I am having issues with querying CQL filtered layers with OpenLayers and GeoServer, using the GetFeatureInfo control. It is ignoring the CQL filter and just querying the entire layer (as evidenced by ...
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How to select multiple Features from multiple Layers in OpenLayers?

Is there a way to select multiple features from multiple vector layers by using clickTolerance in click? I checked the documents of getFeature control and selectFeature control, seems not work in ...
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OpenLayers custom request for WMS GetFeatureInfo

In OpenLayers, there is a WMSGetFeatureInfo control that can be attached to a layer and listen to click or hover events on the map, requesting info on the feature being currently clicked (or pointed) ...
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Does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied Style (SLD)?

As the title says, does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied style to a layer? For example I have layer of all US States and I applied the following SLD: <PropertyIsEqualTo> ...
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Use OpenLayers WMSGetFeatureInfo on Mapserver Layer?

I'm able to use OpenLayers' OpenLayers.Layer.Mapserver declaration to generate a raster from GRIB data. I've read in the MapServer docs and on forums that it should be possible to get point ...
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GeoServer cascading WMS, FeatureInfo is lost

I'm trying to cascade a WMS service in GeoServer (http://grb.agiv.be/geodiensten/raadpleegdiensten/GRB/wms?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS). I can view the cascaded layers just fine, but ...
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GeoServer GetFeatureInfo Template

I have for now just used the standard Get Feature Template in the documentation. The first example should make all the returned data format into bullets instead of little tables. For some reason my ...
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Geoserver create SqlView Layer with Geoserver Manager

I would like to register a new sql view layer to geoserver through the rest api. I am using geoserver-manager. The registration is ok, the layer is working fine, except wms getFeatureInfo, which ...
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How do I format tilelayer.wms url properties such that I add an overlay iteratively to my base map in leaflet

My base map was created using hard-coded template variables. I am using the leaflet tilelayer.wms constructor and including the url like so: url: ...
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How send Geoserver WMS GetFeatureInfo query to an area

I am using GetFeatureInfo query to WMS service. When I click a WMS object on the map, the response is coming. http://localhost:8080/geoserver/wms? request=GetFeatureInfo &service=WMS ...
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OpenLayers GetFeatureInfo for GeoServer Layer Groups

I've created a GeoServer layer group. I'm using OpenLayers.Layer.WMS to retrieve the layer group, and this works fine. In addition, I'd like to pull feature info for the layer. For this, I'm using ...
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Specifying ArcGIS Server WMS GetFeatureInfo tolerance?

is there a way to specify pixel tolerance when requesting feature info via GetFeatureInfo WMS request for an ArcGIS Server WMS-published map service? I have not been able to find any such information ...
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How to show in a custom QGIS form the feature and/or geometry info?

I need to show point coordinates on the from dialog used to edit the attributes of a point.. I see that in the formOpen the dialog receives a layerId and a featureId, but no iface object, so how can ...
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GetFeatureInfo doesn't work!

I'm new at openlayers and I am having some trouble when trying to display the feature info. I have the map working, with the layers I want to add in, but it seems that when I try to ask for the info ...
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How to select multiple polygons or points from WFS or WMS and getFeatureInfo

Is there a way to select multiple polygons and/or points from a WFS or WMS service and then get the feature information for each selected item? There are numerous examples on the OpenLayers website ...
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WMS GetFeatureInfo and Google maps api V3

Is there a way to request GetFeatureInfo from a WMS service with the Google maps api v3?
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'Select' and 'hover over' features are not working although no error is displayed (openlayers)

On the following html code i get no errors when i check it on firebug. When i select or hover over features i want to see them "highlighted". When i move my cursor onto a feature i can see that ...
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Can ArcGIS Server 10.1 getFeatureInfo return the geometry?

Using GeoServer I can make a WMS getFeatureInfo request using the application/vnd.ogc.gml info_format and it returns the full GML of the feature, including the geometry. This is really useful as I ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo : No feature found on click

My map displays well my WMS layers. When i try to get the feature info, the debugger tells me no feature is found features: Array[0] , length :0 I don't know if it is because of a projection issue: ...
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Openlayers & WMS - GetFeatureInfo problem

I'm making a small project but I encounter some problems. Let me explain that : Having generated mapfile with mapserver and they are viewable by the openlayers interface, I would like to make me ...
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How to deactive Vector Selection In OpenLayers wms features

This is my sample code and work fine :), But I have a little problem, I'm using multiple layer (WMS), when I zooming the layer will be shown or hidden. In my example bellow when OpenLayers level zoom ...
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Extending Identify widget and connect it with Legend widget

Sorry if its a ver basic question but I am new in Flex, so I'll appreciate your help. I am using latest Flex Identify widget and I have created my own legend widget. What I am trying to do is, when ...
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Prevent layer from WMSGetFeatureInfo request on openlayers web map

I use this example code get feature info from my openlayers web map.I add 4 layers to map including raster image as base map. But i don't need feature info from that raster layer.But when clicking on ...
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Is a proxy required to use OpenLayer's GetFeatureInfo?

My domain is hosted on HostGator and apparently they don't allow the use of proxies. I have a map that has a WMS point feature hosted from my GeoServer using OpenLayers. I want to be able to select ...
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How to use getfeatureinfo with MapServer and OpenLayers?

I'm trying to use the getfeatureinfo function of Openlayers with MapServer. When I click on a point on my map, I get the following error in Firebug: <?xml version='1.0' encoding="ISO-8859-1" ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo not showing in Firefox and chrome

This code set works for me in IE but not in Firefox and chrome.What is the problem? Map is showing in all browsers ,but when i click on point of map nothing showing in Firefox and chrome. Welcome ...
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How works Openlayers GetFeature Filter strategy

I want to select on map that "res_id = 182" but that is selecting all objects on the map. var filter = new OpenLayers.Filter.Comparison({ type: OpenLayers.Filter.Comparison.EQUAL_TO, ...
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Openlayers WMS getFeatureInfo get features with geometry attribute

I am displaying map using WMSlayer and implemented WMSGetFeatureInfo control on wms layer. Tap on a location and get the features using WMS getFeatureInfo service. This service is returning me all ...
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How to activate and deactivate popup feature in OpenLayers?

I am a beginner in OpenLayers and I want to activate and deactivate a popup feature, which has to show lat,long of the click, which is initiating the popup [no markers]. I am currently using ...
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How can I add an infowindow to an OpenLayers GeoJSON layer?

In my OpenLayers script I refer to an geojson layer. Is it possible to add an info window?If yes, how can I create this. Script is as follows: var lon = 5, lat = 52, zoom = 7, epsg4326 = ...
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How to use cql_filter in OpenLayers.Control.WMSGetFeatureInfo?

I am a newbie and I am using OpenLayers, GeoServer 2.1.3. I have a function that works to filter the markers on the map with a CQL_FILTER function. But when I click on a marker it shows a popup with ...
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WMS Request Returns nothing with Geoserver

I'm having trouble with a select feature example in Geoserver and open layers. For some reason the request returns nothing. Here's the stripped down version that produces this: I have a small wms ...
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Reducing GetFeatureInfo radius / buffer in Geoserver 2.5.2

When clicking some features on the map to get FeatureInfo in OpenLayers i'm getting also info of other near features that i'm not clicking on. I've notice that this is more accurate in GeorSever ...
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Is it possible to get geoJSON Geometry from GetFeatureInfo WMS request from ArcGIS Server 10.x

I'm trying to perform a GetFeature info request to an ArcGISserver 10.x WMS service and would like to get response in geoJSON format including the feature geometry. Here's the request : ...
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Leaflet WMS GetFeatureInfo gives result only on zoom level 10

I am using GetFeatureInfo with wms layer to get the data behind. The request returns data only after zoom level 10 before that it returns empty features. Does anyone having same issue? I think it ...
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How to get the result of wms getFeatureInfo Request result into a array

I am using openlayers 2.1.3 and using open layers i get the featureinfo result but it is a web page i want to get the output fields into a variable so i can display them in grid, Plz help me
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GeoServer: Combining multiple raster stores into one wms layer

I would like to publish a DTM as WMS using GeoServer. For the visual part I have a hillshaded version of the DTM and the original DTM contains the height as floating points (level above sea). ...
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WMTS GetFeatureInfo in android

I want to create something in android like this: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/wmts-getfeatureinfo.html I'm able to load the costum tiles with WMTS but now i need to get data to show in some kind ...
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How to define HTML templates with QGIS Server?

I usually use HTML templates in map files to show nicely formatted popups on my WMS layers with Openlayers. Here is the doc on templating with mapserver I'd like to know if it is possible to do the ...
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How to get feature info from wms layer

I have used your code for picking feature info from wms layer using WMSGetFeatureInofo function.I have used you this link. ...
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Creating a GeoExt Action from OpenLayers Function

I am trying to create a GeoExt function out of this OpenLayers function, which displays the getFeatureInfo. I was able to create this GeoExt.Action() but it does not give me any output. Any idea ...
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wmsgetfeatureinfo and GWC

I have one layer group glayer1 cached and I get the tiles from GWC. In glayer1, some layers are not queryable. I have layer2 which is queryable and contains short information. glayer1 is visible, ...
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edit openlayers feature attribute and save in geoserver

I have a layer in geoserver and I want to get this layer with WMS in OpenLayers. population = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("population", "http://localhost:8080/geoserver/world/wms", {'layers': ...
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Configuring Mapproxy + Mapnik for using Getfeatureinfo

This is probably a duplicate of this question: How to configure mapproxy and mapnik for getfeatureinfo requests, however, that one is old and still unanswered. I'm trying to configure a Mapproxy ...
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No Popup for bottom layers, only top layer works

I have an OpenLayers Map. On this map, I have three overlay layers. The first 2 layers come from one GeoServer Layer/data source, with two alternate styles. The 3rd layer is a separate GeoServer Layer ...
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GetFeatureInfo on TMS layer with OpenLayers

I'm using OpenLayers.Layer.TMS to display external layers that have a different projection than EPSG3857/EPSG900913. I followed this tutorial. Now I can't use OpenLayers.Control.WMSGetFeatureInfo or ...
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openLayers and geoserver: WMSGetFeatureInfo does not return feature beyond wrapdateline

I built a map made of several layers. I need to display the layers features fields at the place where the user clicks (see the controler code hereafter). The layers are correctly displayed and go ...
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How to query data like only for point by from a grouplayer by using WMSGetFeatureInfo in Openlayers?

till now I have been known how to query data from a groupLayer by using WMSGetFeatureInfo while the point is it shows a lot of associate results features,so I aim to query a single layer infomation ...