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Rotating markers for points in Tilemill along direction of a way

I have designed a simple marker to represent pedestrian crossings, which in OpenStreetMap data are represented as nodes (points) along the way (line). I want to rotate the marker to follow the line it ...
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Delay on Marker Title in Leaflet

I am trying to put title on leaflet markers. This explains the way to give title to marker which would appear on hover. Is there any way we can set time on that i.e. make the title appear after 50ms ...
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Google maps marker is not getting displayed

I am trying to learn google map API. I see a map but I am unable to get a marker. Here is my code Activity public class HomeActivity extends Activity { @Override protected void ...
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Drawing aerial routes for flights on Google Maps API between two markers?

I have been drawing route till now using DirectionService. But now my current requirement is to draw a route on air.I did some research and found this link which helps us to draw curved polylines ...
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Create tiles given images and locations; convert markers to tiles

What I need I need to convert a list of markers to a tile layer I've been googleing without success how to do this. Anyone has faced this problem and has a nice easy solution? Why I need it I've ...
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Creating markers(vectors) in openlayers

I'm new to OpenLayers,currently in existing project they have created markers in openlayers map by using following code, // vector layer creation vLayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.Vector(layerName, { ...
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OpenLayers : How to make a marker fixed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to skip drag event to stop a feature being dragged I've created a map and added markers to baselayer on click by using this code : vectorLayer = new ...
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Offset Google markers at the same address

What can I incorporate into my current code below to offset markers, as markers at the same address don't show. Here's example http://www.mediwales.com/mapping/test UPDATE: I've changed the way the ...
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OpenLayers - How to display selected features as graphic markers?

I'm attempting to render a point feature as a graphic. When that feature is selected I'd like to display a green indicator above the graphic. It seems backgroundGraphic and externalGraphic are ...
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Markers not displayed in xhtml in OpenLayers

I just started working with OpenLayers because I want to include a map on my JSF page (.xhtml files). I want to use the same feature that is demonstrated in this example: ...
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Java GIS framework with custom shaped markers

I am completely new to GIS theme and I found this board so I hope I can get good advices from experienced users. I need to find an open-source Java framework/library/api that would generate an map ...
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How to color markers based on polygon area?

I have a map with around 317 markers and each marker is the center point of a polygon. The polygonal area varies throughout, so I want to represent the markers in such a way that the polygon with the ...
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Preventing map panning to last drawn marker using Leaflet?

I have a basic Leaflet map where I need to draw several markers and lines on. How do I prevent the map from panning to the last drawn object? I've read about setting autopan : False for popups from ...
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Finding and selecting locations in database near 10 km distance from path

In the Google Maps API, I have this Javascript. It is finding and showing user the shorter path between two cities. <!--////// \\\\\\\--> <style> #panel { position: ...
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Setting the correct zoom level from Sector bounds for flat map using WorldWind SDK

This is not coming out correct for me. Setting the zoom level based on some other code I got on here using the EarthFlat model, which does not set the correct zoom for the placemarks within a sector ...
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Creating a marker proportionally offset along a line in QGIS 2.4 when re-projecting

One of the nice new features in QGIS 2.4 is to be able to offset markers (e.g. arrow heads) along a line as part of the styling. I am trying to display a dataset of simple lines (not polylines) with ...
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Refresh leaflet marker data in place ? (on insert to sql db)

I have a form that sends data via ajax to be geocoded and inserted into a mysql db. Once that data is there, can I force the marker layer to refresh so that it displays the new data? The SQL API ...
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Extending “How to add complex Emergency Symbology (TrueType fonts) to QGIS?”

I have used the technique as outlined in How to add complex Emergency Symbology (TrueType fonts) to QGIS? but have run into some difficulty. I have used this technique for a map of water assets that ...
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Prevent OpenLayers ClickEvent from firing on Popup closeButton

My Code to add popups as selectControl to a Layer. Works fine! map.addLayer(window.markerLayer); // SelectControl für Marker --> Popup window.selectControl = new ...
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Buffer along a route

I'm using Googlemaps service to plot some marker on the map. All markers are stored in a postgresql table, named "locations" and that has a location column (data type to geometry). When the user ...
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Leaflet's worldCopyJump breaks map, zooming fixes it up (updated)

I had my map working with worldCopyJump set to true, but then it stopped working. I'm not sure exactly what broke it (the original form of this question said there was a connection to a plugin, but ...
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Changing kml marker in esri javascript api

I can load my kml file but I want to be able to define a marker for my points. I can't find anywhere in the api which allows me to define the marker. How can you define your own marker using a kml ...
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Dynamically Reload OpenLayers Marker Layer based on user input

Not really sure how to ask this, so I'll outline the scenario. We have a database with locations in it. There are various types of cars at each location and each car has a problem of varying ...
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Leaflet markers do not open popup on click (with markerclusterer)

I just started using Leaflet and Marker Clusterer to organize the markers. Problem #1: When an unclustered marker is clicked, no popup appears. Problem #2: When a cluster is clicked several times, ...
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How to add text for markers not icon

I have a Open Layers map project where I currently add dynamic markers based on a query but I really want to show some text instead of the marker icon. Is there a way I can either render some text to ...
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Google Maps MarkerClusterer - Remove all clusters

So, I have a PostGreSQL DB with 317 datapoints - all spatially enabled through PostGIS. I have queried this using PHP as GeoJSON and overlaid it on Google Maps (using a converting routine). I have ...
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How to add event listener to many markers on the map?

How can I add an event listener to many markers on the map? I know how to add an event listener to a single marker say: var marker = L.marker(...); marker.on('dragend',function(){...}); So, how can ...
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Not showing multiple markers on OpenLayers

I want to show multiple markers on my Google map with OpenLayers. Below is my code : for (var pointcount = 0; pointcount < jsonObj.length; pointcount++) { if (jsonObj[pointcount].Long != null ...
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How can I create a button to add a POI layer?

I am making a map of a city with openlayers. I have the shapefile data of the POI (hospital,bank,school etc.) I want to add the layers with buttons not in layerswitcher. Like whereis.com's quick ...
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Leaflet markerClusterGroup 'undefined is not a function'

I have to create a map with more than 5000 points from a geojson. So I would like to use markercluster plugin with Leaflet. I wrote the following code with help from the documentation and from other ...
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Marker-file for torque CartoDB

I am trying to plot some color code (only 3 colors by the moment) cars in my map instead the regular color code points. I am using torque cat to do it, but all the time the car is in black!, I need ...
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Style Manager in ArcMap

On my desktop PC, I am using Ministry of Transportation Ontario road shields to label major highways on my maps. I often need to work with a laptop when I'm visiting a client at their location, so I ...
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How to avoid Displacement of Marker Symbols with X-Offset

I'm trying to mimick a line symbol style that is comprised of the line and 2 alternating markers. I use an interval placement of 10 units for the 'blocks' (custom svg) and 5 for points, thus every ...
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Center (and add points too) a map with LonLat

I'm new to OpenLayers, so I'm sure this will be an easy win for someone :) I'm trying to center a map on a point (and place markers) using lon/lat but it appears to take everything as meters? ...
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OpenLayers: How do I keep a feature fixed while the map layer is moved (like in-car GPS displays)?

I am aiming to create something simple that works like a GPS navigation display, where the marker for 'you are here' is fixed while the map moves along. I have latitude and longitude coordinates ...
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Showing custom markers, shadows and popups from json data

The examples given in the documentation of Open Layers show very basic ways of utilising the different features. This example shows how to add shadows to the marker. This example shows how to create ...
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Is it possible to show markers from MySQL database with Javascript?

I'm interested if it's possible to show markers (latit, longit) from MySQL database with Javascript libraries like Leaflet?
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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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How can track marker clicks in Leaflet?

How can I view which markers are being clicked on by users in Leaflet?
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Mapbox Geocoding and Markers

I recently added Mapbox's Geocoder Control and it works wonderfully. I was wondering if anyone could tell me how I could have a marker appear at the location of the address that was searched for? ...
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Leaflet map - custom markers from CSV and referring to CSV / GeoJSON marker properties?

I run a non-profit online resource called the Megalithic Portal and have created a Leaflet map that uses Leaflet.geoCSV to load in points from a CSV file github.com/joker-x/Leaflet.geoCSV To see ...
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How to draw small circles within a big circle(greater radius) on the basis of marker size on google maps?

I have more than 1000 markers at different location in my Map. I read Lat and Long from a xml file and render it in Google maps and create circle over them on the basis of city name within given ...
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Add custom marker from control with relative icon size to leaflet

Is it possible to add a marker with a control with a size relative to zoom ? example : I'd like to put a circle with a radius of 100m without drawing it, like a marker When I use L.icon I must set ...
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Enabling all layers by default using Leaflet?

I am using leaflet maps to compare heat layer and marker layer. I've an option to add multiple marker and heat layers dynamically. For me Heat layers are enabled by default as on when user adds new ...
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JSON coordinates not showing on Open Layers 3

i hope you guys could help me. its been several days since it tried and failed on populating my markers using a json Method. Please point out where im making a mistake. Thanks. Below is my code: ...
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Openlayers selected feature unselecting on map zoom

I have createc a select control and a StyleMap that includes default marker and select marker. var mystyle = new OpenLayers.StyleMap({ "default": new OpenLayers.Style("null", { ...
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Smooth replay of gps points on google map

When first the google map is loaded we load data using php codes in the backend and draw a line connecting between each lat long. There after we check if the lat long point have some ...
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Is the geoxml3 javascript API compatible with the mapstraction API?

I am getting ready to revamp a google maps application and I was considering utilizing mapstraction. I am currently using all google maps js, with a kml layer overlay, but obviously by using the ...
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How to create styled markers with custom marker tooltip

How to create custom markers and when mouseover on marker i need a tooltip can any one suggest me how to do these type of markers...i need markers like below image Thanks in advance
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Simplest way to display a new marker on a map already displayed?

Could someone provide an example of the most dirt simple method to force a new marker to pop up based on a given lat/lng? I do not need js to write to my db, as that will be done server side; but I ...