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How To Do OpenLayers.Mobile Popup

It seems that the OpenLayers.mobile.js library (v 2.12) doesn't have a popup class. Does anyone know how to do a popup with the mobile version? I'm using some code that i ported over form normal OL ...
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Can openlayer 2 be run in conjunction with openlayers 3 without reloading the map object?

When a map is loaded using openlayers 2 can the loaded map be used by openlayers 3 without re-loading the entire map? I have an existing fairly large and complex GIS app that uses openlayers 2 using ...
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Good advice regarding Mobile GIS Hardware and software for outdoor tasks? [closed]

Could anyone offer advice regarding outdoor mobile hardware and software for GPS-photos, data capture, and textual input. We donĀ“t want to necessarily write long text, so the ability to write into ...
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QGIS web client mobile/tablet viewer

I have been looking at OL3-mobile-viewer as an option to make my maps more accessible. Unfortunately I cannot figure out what I need to change to hook it up with my existing QGIS server and ...
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Mobile Data collection options

What COTS software is available to do mobile data collection, with GPS positioning. Map display not required. I'm looking across the board (platform wise). I'm already aware of... RhinoSpect ...
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Android ArcGIS Javascript 2.2

The website claims that touch gestures are supported for Android browsers. I'm running 2.2 and have not been able to get touch gestures to work. What can be done to enable it? This works for iPhone ...
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OpenLayers: show polygon of images in mobile

I'm using Phonegap 2.6 and OpenLayers 2.12 for my mobile application. Feature: in a panel (jQuery Mobile), I'm clicking in a checkbox and georeferenced images are displayed in the map that is ...
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Is there a smartphone app for mobile asset logging?

I'm after a recommendation for a smartphone app (iPhone or Android) to log asset information for litter bins. I need the following features GPS geotagged photos Form with drop down menus for user ...
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Consumer-Facing Websites or Apps using Bing Maps

I'm researching Bing Maps for use in a consumer-facing website/app. Is there a resource that lists existing websites/apps that are using Bing Maps for the basemap? I've found examples of websites, but ...
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How to serve local maps for an offline HTML5 webmapping app?

How could one serve maps (tiles in wherever format possible) within a Android device to be consumed by an offline webmapping app also accessed within the device's browser?
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Leaflet button sizes differ on mobile device

Two of the following buttons, when the page is opened from a desktop device: look different when opened from a mobile device: I am not sure how to go about debugging this. I am using Leaflet ...
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Changing an app's GUI in AppStudio for ArcGIS

Is there a way to easily change an app's GUI in AppStudio for ArcGIS? I just created a very simple Quick Report test app online. As you cannot do much online I downloaded AppStudio, assuming it would ...
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Network Analysis Layer in ArcGIS Mobile Map Cache

Does anyone know how to extract a Network Analysis Layer into an ArcGIS Mobile Map Cache?
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ArcGIS Mobile that uses GPS location to route to a destination?

Does anyone know of an example of routing within ArcGIS Mobile 10 that uses GPS location to route to a destination?
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Build maps using android application (Geotiff File)

I am an absolute beginner of GIS and I wish to create a custom mobile application for Android. in this situation, i have an image (Geotiff) file to : convert and overlays maps make poligon make ...
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Seeing maps created by others in organization in ArcGIS Collector?

A follow-up question for Editing of layers on an ArcGIS server in ArcGIS Collector I know it's in ArcGIS Collector's FAQ, but we have met all the requirements specified there and still we can't see ...
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Leaflet Map Dropdown

I am attempting to create a simple basemap selector to use in a leaflet map to assist in selecting a basemap of interest. I've created a new Select control that works great in a computer browser but ...
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How to capture accurate GPS points using mobile devices?

I'm currently working in Vietnam as a climbing guide, but am putting my GIS skills to use by doing a side project for the company involving the mapping of climbing routes. Along with another employee ...
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Combining ArcGIS API for JavaScript external files for faster performance?

I have a jQuery mobile application which runs 'ok' but I am looking at trying to speed up performance. I ran the 'Audit' tool against it in Chrome's Developer Tools and one of the recommendations is ...
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ESRI JS API PopupMobile - view attribute page directly

I am using the ESRI Javascript API to write a mobile web application. I have used the PopupMobile widget for viewing/editing attributes. This widget creates a popup on the map when a feature(s) is ...
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Transparency of Polygon Feature disappearing

Using ArcGIS 10.0 and Mobile project. When I export my project to a mobile project somehow the transparency of the Cadstre layer, which is a housing subdivision disappears. Using my ArcMap on ...
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Invalid value for <image> attribute x=“NaN”

I'm working a jQuery Mobile page with an ESRI jsapi map and a dialog which calls on a geocoding service to return an x/y which I plunk a graphic on the map and then center up on. This site runs very ...
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Finding Lost Samsung S4 with Lat/Long Coordinates

I lost my Verizon provider Samsung S4 phone while running on a narrow trail surrounded by brush. The phone no longer has power. Using Google Location History I obtained that Latitude and Longitude ...
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How to export ArcGIS feature class to Waze?

I've got a geodatabase containing a local municipality road system. I'm looking for a way to export it into Waze in order to improve Waze existing road system. The only way I found so far is to edit ...
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Visualizing map from Spatialite DB on Mobile

I am working on an Android application for a school project. I am converting shapefiles (examples) into SQLite databases using SpatiaLite and performing queries on those databases on the mobile with ...
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Bind GNSS receiver with android app over bluetooth

I'm looking to integrate a GNSS receiver with a Smartphone app. I've found only GNSS receivers that are meant to communicate only with their mobile interface, they don't provide any documentation for ...
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Format for viewing vector files offline and mobile

I wish to create a custom mobile application for Android and/or iOS for a school project that will allow a user to view (not edit, just view) specified ESRI shapefiles while offline. Shapefiles at ...
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Descriptions for KML Paths on Google Earth for iOS

I am displaying hurricane paths on Google Earth where if you click on a path it shows a description in a window containing info such as wind speeds, category, location, etc. This works perfectly fine ...
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How to set up account and start using Collector for ArcGIS?

I'm working on a presentation topic around mobile-based data collection solutions. I've used ODK and Fulcrum in production and absolutely love them. However, I'm going to be presenting to an ESRI ...
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Problem creating a popup in mobile openlayer

I'm trying to use the mobile version of openlayer, unfortunately I could not use framedcloud in it, I could only create a square popup does not look very aesthetic, besides the main need is to ...
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Leaflet Draw on Mobile - creating a marker

So I made a simple leaflet map that has the Leaflet Draw plugin. I am only allowing users to add a marker. Leaflet is supposed to be mobile friendly, but when I open my website in a smartphone ...
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Developing an iOS GPS App

I'm an experienced programmer looking to develop a GPS App with these constraints: I Need a turn by turn level of precision I Need to know if a street is one way or not I Want to calculate an ...
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Measure my Cats movements , Accuracy of Mobile phone GPS at metre scale . how to improve it

I wanted to get some information related to an idea I have I have a lot of cats and a big garden. The cats generally roam through the garden and this location is fixed and Known If i have known ...
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Collecting and editing local data on a tablet?

I need to view, collect, and edit data that has to be stored locally on an iPad, though we may be able to get an Android tablet if that's the OS with a solution right now. This data cannot go through ...
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Openlayers 3 map displays on a Desktop, but will not display on a Mobile

I have the code shown below that works perfectly on a desktop, but will only display the OSM layer on a mobile device. Am I missing something obvious? My understanding is that it should work on both ...
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Offline map with less zoom size and maximum area covered

I am developing a mobile app for which an offline map is required. Is it possible to have such map within few 10s of MBs? The requirement is to have: Map with smaller zoom size; e.g. In this URL of ...
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Internet mapping UX design strategy: Separate desktop and mobile sites, or one site fits all?

I searched GIS.SE for "Desktop vs. Mobile" and didn't get anything helpful, so I guess I'll be the one to ask. Question: With respect to Internet mapping applications, is it better to have separate ...
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Looking for Android, offline, mobile app for field campaign?

In the frame of an international project in agriculture monitoring, I have to propose a mobile app that will be used as a reference for field working. The minimum requirements of such an application ...
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cross platform Mobile tracking app to report to custom server?

Does any one know of IOS, Andriod apps for asset tracking that I can point to my server? I can then write some code to intercept the messages from the mobile app. ideally a solution which works on ...
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Tools to write bus map?

I noticed that few cities provide a bus map for smartphones. As a result, tourists usually resort to just taking the subway instead because it's easy to figure out, although riding a bus is a better ...
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OpenLayers popup not closing on mobile device

I am developing an app that should also work on mobile devices. I would like to close all open popups when clicking on the map (in this case only one can be open at any point, as opening a new one ...
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Has anyone used QGIS as an alternative to Terrasync or ArcGIS mobile?

We are planning to purchase a rugged field computer (Trimble, Juniper, Ashtec etc.) for accurately surveying habitats and work sites in remote locations. In the past we have found that the software ...
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ArcPad get vbs script location

Within arcpad (edit form) I want to get the current location of the vbs script running. This simple vbs script outside of arcpad works fine. wscript.echo " " + Wscript.ScriptFullName However, when ...
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Visualization libraries for rendering 3D GIS world on iOS/Android

Are there any good 3D libraries/frameworks for rendering 3D worlds in geospatial coordinates on mobile platforms? Use case: I have some known 3D geospatial features (eg. buildings) with their ...
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Connect Android Mobile Application to Map Server [closed]

I'm new to GIS and need some help choosing the right software for my problem. I'm trying to develop an Android mobile application which helps differently abled people navigate around. We achieve this ...
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Information On Supported Device Qgis Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 4G LTE

I need a tablet for outdoor work and i would know if this device "Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 4G LTE" works fine with qGis mobile application.
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Mobile, Offline viewer for geographic data

Currently, field crews consumer geographic data via laptop (no internet, no gps). ArcReader. I would like to get them shapefiles (or some derivative of a shapefile) on a mobile platform (smartphone) ...
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Mobile offline mapping and editing of shapefiles?

I've got a client that wants to create a mobile app that can view and edit shapefiles stored locally on the device to enable it to work offline. There is a possibility of converting the shapefiles to ...
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Using android phone to plot GPS points?

I was wondering if I could use my android phone (HTC Wildfire) to plot gps points and export these into GIS software (I have QGIS and MapInfo). Thanks, Alan
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Understanding the error term

I have some (mobile) location data from a vendor. For each user and timestamp, there are three columns: lat, long, error. I "guess" that the error means that the user is located within a circle with ...