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OpenLayers is a JavaScript library for creating dynamic map widgets for web sites.

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Openlayers: how to remove the FID field with the WMSGetFeatureInfo function?

I'm using the WMSGetFeatureInfo control of Openlayers in order to have a pupop in the map with the WMS layer info. Automatically Openlayers inserts a FID field at the beginning of the popup. Is there ...
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Center OpenStreetMap at Location defined in specific Projection

<body onload="init_gis()"> <div id="map" style="height:750px"></div> <script type="text/javascript"> var config = { init_lonlat : new ...
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OpenLayers 3 - draw multiple lines/paths based on coordinates

I am trying to draw a line(s) based on give coordinates (starting and ending point). Googled , found few examples but non of them seem to work probably because they are for OL2, so this is my last ...
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Color Blend Mode for OpenLayers Vector Feature

Currently I'm developing a WebGIS app using OpenLayers 2.13.1, GeoServer, and PostGIS. The app has buffer analysis feature which is working fine like the picture below. What I'm looking for is: is ...
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Hiding specific icons/markers on text generated vector layer

I'm displaying a vector layer with pois, generated from a text file: lat lon icon iconSize iconOffset title description 56.030325 14.4774116666667 ...
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How to hide a layer dynamically from layers groups in Geoserver?

I have created a layer group (using 15 layers) in Geoserver. I can access this layer group through Openlayers & it's working fine. As per the client requirement, I need to develop a layer switcher ...
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how to display 2 wfs layer at the same time from mapserver?

I have two wfs vector layers. When i show only one layer, it works. But doesn't work when i'm trying to show 2 wfs layers at the same time. How to show 2 wfs layers together? I'm using OpenLayers. ...
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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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Using Proj4js in Openlayers - Proj4js is not defined

I want to use Proj4js. <script type="text/javascript" src="//cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/openlayers/2.12/OpenLayers.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Transforming coordinates from one projection to another

var bounds = config.init_center.transform( new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:31466"), new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:3857")); console.log(config.init_center); console.log(bounds); I have ...
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Local Layer put as overlay on Open Street Map, appears on totally wrong place

Local are layers work well on OpenLayers. (Location: somewhere in North Germany). One WFS Layer and one WMS Layer. Now added OpenStreetMaps as a base layer. The WMS Layer is not visible anymore and ...
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How to do OpenLayers.Request in OpenLayers3?

I have been searching for solutions to call GeoServer REST api from OpenLayers 3 for a long time. I found that for OpenLayers 2, there is a OpenLayers class OpenLayers.Request for doing this: ...
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Authenticate to geoserver using openlayers 2

I want load layers from geoserver using openlayers in php page. How I should do it? Maybe can give ane code examples? Layers not public, need authentification.
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How to prevent vector layer zooming if base layer does not allow farther zoom

I am using different types of base layer in OpenLayers and drawing vector layers on them. I am having trouble with Google satellite base layers. I have noticed that satellite view has different zoom ...
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how to get Extent or BoundingBox from geoserver in openlayers3

I use wms layer from geoserver on my map and i use openlayers3 api. I want to zoom to my selected layer but for this i have too use extent of my selected layer. ...
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Force Bing logo to bottom of map OpenLayers

Any way to force the logo position of a Bing layer in OpenLayers? See this image for the strange location:
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missing LayerSwitcher in openlayers3

I was wondering if there is a LayerSwitcher control in OpenLayers 3? I read that ol3 is a complete rewrite. But I can't seem to find the equivalent of LayerSwitcher from ...
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OpenLayers: showing polygon within donut hole

I Am using OpenLayers 2.13.1 to display Zip-areas. I have a postGIS database with multi-polygons, that I show on a map. The user can select / deselected them. Some polygons have an area (I think they ...
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OpenLayers: programmatically fire ModifyFeature event

Does anyone know how to programmatically simulate a vector feature click that puts this feature from normal mode: to modifyfeature mode: I only have one feature inside the vectors layers and i ...
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Drag and Drop in Openlayers

I have a number of vector layers, I want to be able to drag a feature off the map and drop it into a native application. Note, I do not want to move the features around, I already do that when in a ...
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Adding a google Maps Layer to OpenLayers 2.14

I have a well-working map consisting of several layers in OpenLayers retrieved from geoserver. Now, I want to add a Layer from google maps. Since I did not find any working explaination in the web - ...
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OpenLayers not displaying map from WMS layer in GeoServer

I've adapted the working example from geo-solutions website but still it is not working, it seems the problem is with jetty. below is the previous question I'm using Geoserver with jetty web server, ...
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How to add Mapserver WMS to Openlayers 3

I have a WMS server on localhost (using MapServer and Apache and Windows). I want to add my WMS to Openlayers. but any example that i found use openlayers 2. How to add MapServer's WMS to OpenLayers ...
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OpenLayers not showing map from WMS layer in GeoServer

I'm using Geoserver with jetty web server, I've published WMS layer in GeoServer and when i call it from QGIS it works perfectly, but when i call it with OpenLayers it is not loading, it says HTTP ...
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Add Google Maps Layer to OpenLayers Page

<script src="openlayers.js"></script> <script src="http://maps.google.com/maps/api/js?v=3&amp;sensor=false"></script> <script type="text/javascript"> .... ...
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Openlayers 3 Export map with highlights and popups

I try to export map in openlayers 3 with this example (Export Map Example) and it works. But when I export the map I get this picture : However I want to get this picture with highlights and ...
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Parameters in a SQL View (Geoserver) and WFS Layer (Openlayers): can't get them to work properly

I'm relatively new to GIS, openlayers, geoserver and javascript in general. I have the following problem: I need to display a choropleth map by coloring the different areas in my map based on a ...
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openlayers display Control.MousePosition on div.olMap

I have a map displayed in a div. I have a small div named coordexterne displaying mouse position. I try to put the small div on the map so to speak above the map. Until now, the small div is always ...
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Programmatically draw first vertice of a path with OpenLayers

I'd like to help the user to input an orientation for a segment with OpenLayers. I have that form where user can input the bearing for a point, but I would like to help him by : start drawing the ...
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ol v.2.13 - Selecting features with draw or zoombox

I'm attempting to add a feature to a legacy mapping project. I need the user to be able to draw a rectangle and have the features/markers inside of it selected and pushed into the selected array. Is ...
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How can I add google map layer as additional layer (OpenLayer, OSM)?

I am total newbie when it comes to Geoserver, JavaScript etc. I have managed to get my map working and the layers from my localhost are showing on the map. Base layer is OSM but I would like to add ...
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Adding layers to an OpenLayers map from a WPS process automatically after processing

I want to process two layers visible from a an OpenLayers client map interface such as Geonode and then add the result of the output directly to the map automatically after the processing is finished. ...
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WMS or WFS for selecting features and show attributes?

I am beginner in MapServer and Openlayers. I want to be able to select features and show their attributes by user click. I don't need to edit any feature. I know this is possible with WFS, but ...
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OpenLayers - Click on a panel triggers a map click but it should not

I added a panel to a map that is contained inside an IFrame. Then I attach a click handler to the div of this panel with JQuery to toggle a control. However, I notice that a click on the panel also ...
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Load single image by map API and draw overlays

I have an image which I want to make it zoomable and dragable in browser, and draw some overlays like lines and markers on it. So I wonder if I can use the map api like Google map or openlayers to ...
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How to add a WFS layer to an OSM base layer from GeoServer

I'm sorry if I'm repeating what has been asked several times! I'm a novice in open layers and java script , please can some one tell me where i am making a mistake , below is the code which i used ...
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Retrieve list of all features and values from raster layer (Geoserver and Openlayers)

I'm trying to retrieve a list of all values from a raster layer (GeoTIFF) in geoserver (2.5.x). I tried to modify the code from http://trac.osgeo.org/openlayers/wiki/GetFeatureInfo but I can't seem ...
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Adding Drawn Feature to existing Layer

-A layer that contains multiple features - I want to draw new features with new OpenLayers.Control.DrawFeature and to add them to my layer. var control = new ...
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Return Image from WMS service

I asked this question, and I realize that I am going in the wrong direction. So, I would like to do this : var geom = new THREE.Geometry(); // push vertices here var some_material = new ...
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Comparing two maps with two different libraries

I'm currently making a demonstration to compare the two OpenLayers libraries (2 and 3). For doing this, I have made two div elements and put the different maps on each other. The goal is to make a map ...
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Openlayers: Parsing GeoJSON-properties results in a “data”-property in feature

I'm using OpenLayers 2.12. I try to load a GeoJSON-response from server and (nearly) everything works fine: but the properties contained in the GeoJSON-response ("nummer" and "befund" below) were ...
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Inserting newly drawn polygon as feature in existing layer

I draw a polygon that I want to save in the existing WFS layer as soon as it gets created. var control = new OpenLayers.Control.DrawFeature(existing_layer,OpenLayers.Handler.RegularPolygon); ...
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OpenLayers 3 or 2

I am beginner in OpenLayers and am starting with the www.openlayers.org documents, which use OpenLayers 3 to teach the basics of OpenLayers. Now, I would like to add layers from Google Maps and ...
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why use openlayers with mapserver?

i am beginner in mapserver and openlayers. i start with mapserver and now studying openlayers and see openlayers can render vectors directly. my questions is : why use mapserver inside openlayers ...
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Displaying ESRI WMS layers in OpenLayers 3

I'm looking for an example that demonstrates how ESRI WMS can be displayed with OpenLayers 3. In OpenLayers 2, we had a OpenLayers.Layer.ArcGIS93Rest class (see example and docs). layer = new ...
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OpenLayers gx_geocodercombo returns syntax error

I try to implement a gx_geocoder combobox... { xtype: "gx_geocodercombo", hideTrigger: true, emptyText: 'Enter address (streetname housenumber municipality)', width: 350, layer: ...
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OpenLayers 2: WFS layer not being portrayed in map canvas

I have a "rich" application (OL 2.13 + GeoExt 1) where some layers must be styled dynamically according to user input. I am able to add a vector layer using WFS and then apply a style rule. Recently, ...
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Save Polygons as new Features in geoserver

I enabled the functionality to draw Polygons, as in the example. http://dev.openlayers.org/examples/draw-feature.html Now I want that, once I created a polygon, this polygon is saved as a feature ...
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Add Marker on the polygons' centre using Openlayers?

I have written a code to draw polygon from the WKT format.Now I need to add the marker at its centre. In the following code I have passed the centre and shape in WKT format(extracted from database). ...
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Label Style is converting decimal String names to Number

The feature.attributes.fid returns a String value like "9.3210". But on the map, this value is being converted to some number type and on map is showing the value 9.321 (without the 0). var ...