The description of the types of features included in a map, usually displayed in the map layout.

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Legend ArcGIS Javascript does not recognize Legend from ArcGIS for server 10.2.2

I have created maps in ArcGIS for desktop and published them to ArcGIS for server 10.2.2. Because of performance issues I have created a group layer of the same map with different levels of details. ...
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Arcmap legend: select only part of the elements

I have to export a map. In my map, I unified several features under the same colour because because for my job they are exactly the same. My problem is that, when I create a legend, I get something ...
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How to change the font of the legend - gxp OpenGeo

I already changed fonts in all *.css files but a font of content of legend is still default. I think that I made changes in all style files. How can I change a font of content of legend? Any ideas?
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How can I show one feature with two unique values as one symbol in an ArcMap legend?

I am working in ArcMap 10.4. I have one feature that has two unique values, one is "simple fill" blue the other value is "10% simple hatch". I need to show the 2 values in the map but would like to ...
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Continuous color band for a raster legend in QGIS composer legend

I'm looking for a way to insert continuous colour legend for a raster layer. I managed to create discrete symbols with values along the bar, but I would like to have a continuous bar with some values ...
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How to add arrow symbol in legend of CartoDB?

I have been trying for some time now to get an arrow to appear in my legend in a CartoDB visualization - it is one of the simple visualization marker options along with the standard "ellipse", so I ...
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how to disable duplicate items in the legend for ArcGIS JavaScript API

I have a problem with duplicate items in the legend panel! Can anyone help me? This is my feature Layer with popup info: // Feature Layer var msFeatureLayer = new esri.layers.FeatureLayer(...
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Edit map legend properties from pause drawing screen Arcmap

Is there a way to edit a legends properties form the Paused Drawing screen? The reason I ask is so I can update a legends properties without having it redraw each time
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How to convert legend to graphics in QGIS?

I am trying to convert the legend element in the print composer into graphics, like the option in the ArcGIS: Is there some way to do this in QGIS?
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Creating Pie Chart in Legend with Varying Representations of Percentage using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I want to create a pie chart within a legend in ArcGIS that reflects differences in percentage (ie: male vs female). An example of what I want to create is below. How do I create something like ...
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Placement of the Legend in Layout

I am trying to put the legend at a specific place in the layout using ArcObjects. I am creating an Envelope and trying to create the UpperLeft corner but the placement does not appear correct. I am ...
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Assign predefined legend style to raster layer via qml in QGIS [closed]

I work with rasterized extracts of CORINE data (V 18.5 gdb) in QGis. My layers however are not depicted in the colours that are standard for CORINE, but in different shades of red. From EEA i ...
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How to remove a layer and its legend in a standalone pyqgis application?

In continuity in my question How to add a legend to a canvas in a standalone PyQGIS application? > In every addition of a new layer in my standalone application, the legend lengthens and becomes ...
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evt.layers undefined while trying to display Legend widget in Javascript API

I cannot get an ArcGIS Javascript API Legend widget to show up. An excerpt of my code is as follows. I believe I'm failing somewhere near the console.log that I call...undefined comes up in the ...
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QGIS Legend - distribution of items across columns

I'm a new QGIS user, still finding my way around. I've created a map and am now preparing for export in print composer. I've added a legend with ten items, and I want the items to break across five ...
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Manually classifying graduated data outside of range in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have two shapefiles representing grids with values that are symbolized with graduated colors, shown below: You can see that the two shapefiles encompass similar ranges of data, but assign ...
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Arcmap - add an image to a legend that is not part of layer symbology

I am making a simple map, showing store locations on a background. Each store brand is displayed with an image (a coloured square with a letter e.g. Aldi might be a blue square with the letter "A" ...
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Display extent indicators in the legend?

Can you link the data frame extent indicator box with your legend so that the legend displays a symbol and description representing the box?
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Legend disappear when I drag out of the Layout View in Citrix ArcMap

Every time I work on ArcMap on my citrix and set up all of my legend. So when I am working on editing or make any changes I want on my ArcMap. I drag my legend out of the Layout View and it would ...
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Remove item from legend on a several mxd's

I used this code from this question here: Remove item from legend using ArcPy? However I keep getting an error at the following line: legend = arcpy.mapping.ListLayoutElements(mxd,"LEGEND_ELEMENT")[...
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How to show draw effects in legend in QGIS

I have edited the features on my map using the draw effects tool (colourize, glow etc). However, in Print Composer, the legend shows these feature symbols in their original form. How can I get them to ...
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Unique Layouts within Data Driven Pages (ArcGIS 10.2)

I am fairly new to working with data driven pages and have run into a problem that I can't solve on my own. I have a set of maps organized with data driven pages from a grid shapefile that I generated ...
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ArcGIS Javscript API Legend - Print Set Legend Columns & Picture

I have a web application that displays map, based on dynamic layers, and provides basic functionality like zoom\pan, print(pdf export option) etc. Application is based on Arc GIS Server 10.4 platform ...
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Why is my legend in QGIS using cached data?

I have a legend... multiple legends as a matter of fact. Even though I clear them out and start from scratch, I am getting old cached data of what my color ranges used to be, instead of what they've ...
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Add legends manually for graphic layer in arcgis javascript

In my arcgis map application I am adding legends for featurelayer like this legendLayers.push({ layer: singleCityLayerFeature, title: cityLayers[i][1] }); This adds legends for that "CityLayer". ...
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Add Legend to Leaflet Map

I have a leaflet map that consists of various wms layers representing different years. I am trying to add a legend to my leaflet map but with my own custom hex colours instead of trying to use a ...
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Layers Labeled “Override” in Printed PDF Legend

I have a Javascript function that creates a GraphicsLayer, adds some features to it, and then adds the layer to my ArcGIS Web Map. When I use the Print Widget to print my map I see the layer show up ...
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QGIS: Legend with more columns in one row

I have two layers (water_supply_design, water_supply_condition). I'd like to create new map with Map Composer in QGIS. In this map, I'd like to have a legend with one row and two columns (Water supply,...
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Creating a Legend with arcpy and comtypes

I am relatively new working with python and arcobjects. Under normal limitations I know that you cannot create a Legend or any arcobject with arcpy.mapping. Is there a generic example of creating a ...
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Legend label failed to send to the print service using ArcGIS javascript

I am try to print my map with legend to PDF format; however, the legend label in the PDF is saying Override 1 instead of the label I specified in class breaks. There are other maps I can print ...
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JavaScript API ArcGIS Combine Legend with On_Demand feature class query

I am having trouble adding a legend to my JavaScript code I have a basemap, scale bar, and a click on demand query info box for my feature class which displays the attribute fields but when I add the ...
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How to create multiple lines under same label in legend at ArcGIS 10.3?

I have a shapefile consisting of a number of fields with values of an index score. I classified its symbology categorized and classified the values into 3 classes. The classes are like below- I want ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 Legend - Increase Icon on legend without increase on map

Was wonder if anyone knows how to increase a icon on the legend without it increasing on the map. I have to print an A0 and when I look at the legend the icons for each type are quite small...any ...
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Approach to controlling which layers display in a QgsComposerLegend

I've tried 2 approaches to control what shows up in print legends. Neither of them work which is troubling because other than pruning the layerRootTree in advance of composer.addItem(legend), there ...
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How to decrease the distance between legend's items in R?

I'm trying to create correct choropleth() map in R using GISTools package. I use choro.legend() to display my legend. However I can't create either correct legend placement, AND/OR I don't understand ...
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Is it possible to add subscripts or superscripts into a legend?

I have a population density map where I'm showing the amount of people per square kilometer. In order to make it more visually appealing I want to show something like: [any symbol here] - 2.00 - 5....
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Adding shapes and/or icons to legend using Leaflet within R?

Is it possible, using Leaflet within R, to make a legend in such way that includes a set of icons or shapes and their corresponding value?
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How to change the group icon in legend via Python in QGIS 2.6?

How to change the group icon in legend via Python in QGIS 2.6? At version 1.x I did it this way: self.legendTree = self.iface.mainWindow().findChild(QDockWidget,"Legend").findChild(QTreeWidget) ...
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Displaying quantitative data in choropleth legend?

I have always struggled to come up with a great solution to handle choropleth or any other quantitative interval or dataset classifications in a map legend where the numbers are sequential. For ...
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ArcPy Customize Legend Error - NameError “Not Defined”

I'm trying to use ArcPy to apply a custom .style template in a map legend. First, the code uses a for loop to search the layers in the map and, if the name of the layer is called "Temperature", ...
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How to change position of CartoDB legend in Editor?

I have a map here that I'm building in Editor with some custom CSS. I'm having trouble positioning my legend in the place I want it on the screen. I referred to this post, and tried following the ...
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R: why are missing choro.legend() items when displayed in zoom()? RStudio

I wish to create map of Oregon, using choropleth(). Using locator() trick I've revealed coordinates for my choro.legend() position. It seems correctly placed in my plotting window, however my legend ...
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cartodb.js map doesn't display custom legend or attribution

I have developed a map at https://afterfibre.nsrc.org/af_dev.html which should display a custom attribution in the lower right corner: L.tileLayer('https://dnv9my2eseobd.cloudfront.net/v3/cartodb....
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How to resize the Legend Item Wndow in Map Composer?

I am just wondering if there is any simple way (no messing with codes) to adjust this Legend Item Window in Map Composer. I am using QGIS 2.14 in windows 8. A much larger (taller) window would really ...
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Modify CartoDB bubble legend

I'm using a bubble map in CartoDB and have chosen four bins with custom breaks. The map part is working fine – I eliminated the other six bins that the wizard put there. But how can I get the legend ...
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Platforms for repetitive automated mapping?

I could give a lot of examples, but imagine you have to do, for example, a study in 10 different locations and have to generate a lot of maps with the same layout, legend. Maps can contain vector ...
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Displaying attributes upon their polygons within ArcMap legend?

Within my ArcMap project (10.2.2) I've got a polygon feature class showing soil types. They are styled using a representation and additionally show the number of the soil type from my attribute table. ...
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Guideline on how to reference units and intervals in the legend

I often use some kind of elevation data in my maps in form of grids and contours. I never really put much attention to how to properly specify units and intervals in the legend but now polishing my ...
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Filter MapComposer legend to only show layers visible on the map

I have written a function in Python / PyQGIS (no standalone application, so copy/paste it to the Python console editor to run it) that takes a VectorLayer as argument, creates a MapRenderer object for ...
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How do I edit stretched raster legend labels using arcpy?

I'm trying to edit a stretched raster legend item to only show values instead of the "High : " and "Low : " that are standard. I've created a layer template that doesn't include the high/low in the ...