Printing is the act of outputting GIS data to paper or to a file

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Mapfish Print on linux server doesn't print any texts to png or jpg outup formats

I'm using Mapfish Print 1.2 on Windows and everyhing works correctly. But on Linux server, Mapfish Print doesn't print any texts to output formats like png or jpg. It does work only with pdf. Do you ...
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Unable to print using ArcGIS javascript under IE9

I am trying to print a web map using ArcGIS javascript 3.10 under IE9 but got RequestError: Unable to load ...
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Print view or export to PDF

I am using OpenLayers Tile layer fot my map application. I have WMS layers on map like this: Parcels, Streets, Buildings, Gas Pipes, I zoom to somewhere on map that all layers are visible. I want ...
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How to print CJK characters in the title using ArcGIS javascript api?

I am trying to print Chinese characters title using ArcGIS javascript (3.10); however, the characters becomes a square block. I am able to see the characters in the JSON passed to the print task but ...
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Is it possible to print one item legend item in italic in print composer?

Is it possible to have one item in italic font (species names) and the rest in "normal"? I use QGIS 2.6. The legend consists of two items which should be written normal (trap positions and ...
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How to customize the ArcGIS print legend text using javascript

Is there a way to customize ArcGIS print service so that it will not print the layer id and the string that is given in ClassBreakRenderer in the legend. var layer = new FeatuerLayer(url, { id: ...
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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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Print large land area using QGIS 2.6.1 Brighton

I have a rectangular area of approximately 10km x 20km and I wish to print this to A0. (I will select a scaled portion of this area - most of it - that matches the A0 page size) I have a few layers ...
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What free software can be used for print-quality map production? [duplicate]

I am creating art prints using spatial data. I use ESRI software every day for my regular job, therefore I am proficient in GIS. However, I can't afford ESRI software for my art projects at home. ...
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Is it possible to export a PDF/SVG as raster with vector labels?

Is it possible (or will it be possible in the future) to export a PDF/SVG as raster with vector labels? I'm using effects (blending, transparency etc.) which I can not export as vector. So I have to ...
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QGIS 2.4 print composer map extent does not sync with main window

I'm using QGIS 2.4 and got some issues with the print composer. First thing is that the "update preview" button reloads the map, but does not change the view when I move to another place in the main ...
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Cannot print on GeoExplorer (Communication Trouble: Status undefined)

Software setup and information I'm using GeoExplorer to access layers served by GeoServer (on my localhost) which in turn is linked to a PostGIS database (local again). I'm using GeoServer 2.5, so I ...
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Label size changes when exporting or printing WMTS layers

I am using QGIS2.4.0 on a Windows computer. When I export a map containing OSM landscape, the labels in the output map are smaller then in the view in the composer. (even if the view in the composer ...
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How to use ArcGIS API for Javascript print task to create a legend for dynamically rendered layer

I am using v 3.11 of the ArcGIS API for Javascript and executing the PrintTask to generate a printable pdf of a web map. The map has a couple of Dynamic Map Service Layers that are dynamically ...
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Custom Print Button

I have implemented the Print feature in my application but the print button is the default dojo 'Print' text and dropdown icon. What I want to do is remove the text and border and add an icon instead ...
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How to remove red cross in print composer? [duplicate]

My problem is with the print composer: it shows a huge red cross. I thought it is because of a wrong image format, because there was a smaller cross on one of the images. So I deleted it, then deleted ...
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Saving Map on Server Side as Image File

I am trying to save my openlayers map on the server, following these instructions, the sections Client-side: Tile collection and Server side: PHP: ...
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QGIS Print Composer producing angled graticule lines that look like rectangles instead of squares?

I just tried to create an extremely simple map made of one layer loaded as WMS layer from Croatia's geoportal (http://geoportal.dgu.hr/wms). I successfully loaded the necessary layer and created ...
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Print map in arcgis javascript api

I'm developing an application, and I'm using arcgis javascript api, I'm trying to print the map using Print() object, but when pressing on the print button, it syas printing, and after amount of time, ...
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OSM layer does not print in GeoServer printing module

I am new with the GeoServer printing module, in GeoServer version 2.6.0, freshly installed a few days ago. I can now print WMS layers and I think I configured the OSM data correctly. But it still ...
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Error code 500, error performing execute operation from Print task of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I'm trying to use print task to generate a PNG or PDF file of my web map but i always get an Error code 500, error performing execute operation. Any Ideas? I'm using ArcGIS API for JavaScript ...
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Feature layers don't appear in print result?

I have a problem when I print my map, when I display the result I find only one feauture of twenty. the result does't contain all features. I used esri/dijit/PrintTask verifier: function(){ ...
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How to show different attributes in print composer

we have shape file with different attributes wich we want to show in the print composer. The goal is that we open 1 vector layer and the print composer shows 4 different maps (4 attributes). Is there ...
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multiple graphics added to ArcGIS javascript API map are not printing (using MapExport) reliably

I combined samples for Printing with graphics https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/jssamples/widget_print.html and labeling ...
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Print Selected Area in Map in Arcgis javascript API

I'm working on arcgis javascript api, and I'm trying to implement a selection print tool, I'm new to this api, and don't know how to select area of the map, and after that, print the selected drawn ...
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Print with different settings of layer view?

Using QGIS is it possible to print on the same paper two windows with different settings of layer? I mean: window1: layer1 ON - layer2 OFF window2: layer1 OFF - layer2 ON
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Printing A3 format map

I have a question about printing A3 map from QGIS. I'm going to make A3 map of one country and nearby countries, digitalise borders etc. I want to save it to A3 format, but I have only A4 printer, ...
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Legend item resolution issues in ArcGIS Javascript app

When I create a pdf map using my JavaScript API app, the legend items have messed up resolutions when there are more than a few swatches in the legend layers: On the left: image of print with poor ...
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In QGis, why do parts of the OpenLayers layer export in a different scale and position?

I have a problem printing with google satellite maps in QGIS. In the composer it's all right, but in the pdf file some portions of the image are in a different scale and in a different position. An ...
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QGIS atlas generation to make company expansion slideshow/video

I need to create ~98 maps each showing the locations of customers as a company expands over a time series. These will be made into a slideshow/video showcase so all maps need to have the exact same ...
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Printing from Feature Layer via ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am trying to print a map using a print service. I have followed the example on the ArcGIS site namely: https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/jssamples/widget_print_esri_request.html However I ...
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How to divide attribute table in map composer between 2 or more pages?

Does anyone know how to divide attribute table between 2 or more pages? In exported PDF it's unfortunately clipped.
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Using MapFish to Print vector with filter based style?

Is it possible to define an OpenLayers WFS style, which is based on filters, to MapFishPrint request?
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Export Web Map Task: Configure HTTP response headers

Is there any way to configure the http headers (response headers) of a geoprossessing task hosted by ArcGIS for Server? I would like to make the export web map task, return an image which would be ...
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Print function causes ArcMap to hang

ArcMap hangs after clicking on print. I get the dreaded spining globe icon as if it is working, but does nothing. I eventually go to task manager to end the task. Any ideas are greatly appreciated. ...
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High-DPI printing with ArcGIS API for JavaScript and esri.dijit.Print?

I've got cached tiles for all map layers at various zoom levels, and would like to print at DPI higher than the default (around 96) by using tiles from a deeper zoom level. It doesn't matter if map ...
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ArcGIS for Server Printing - Data Frame Grid

We need to print the map from web client (Developed using ArcGIS JavaScript API). I have prepared the Templates and published as Export Web Map (GP Tool). My templates are using Data Frame Grid ...
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Mapfish/Geoserver printing: layer problems

I am in the process of migrating my map application to another server with a newer Geoserver version (from 2.4 to the latest version available (master) using the 2.7-SNAPSHOT version of the printing ...
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Printing map to scale

How to print this map (page) to 1:500 without georeferencing or without using any gis software. It is better to say that the marked line of 3 km should be 6 cm on paper (A4). See image:
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How to add dashed line in QGIS print composer

I want to display two maps in the print composer: a main one, and another showing a zoomed in section of the main map. I've drawn a rectangle over the original region and want to add two dashed lines ...
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How to rotate the screen in ArcGIS-Online?

I need to print out my map in ArcGISOnline, however I'm using a grid system and need to rotate the screen so that I can print each map individually and have them line up. Any thoughts on how to do ...
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Is there a way to define the relative position of items in print composer?

Is there any chance to make the items in print composer relative to the margins. Let's say for example the legend. I normally align it to the corner on the right bottom where the legend is 10 px away ...
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Error executing tool.: Layer “layer1” Unable to connect to map server

I am using the Configurable Javascript Viewer, and have only changed a couple of the configuration settings. One change I made was to use my own Export Web Map Task. In viewer.js, I changed: ...
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Library to produce pretty print maps including rasters

I've come across a variety of libraries for easily producing maps for printing, in a fully reproducible way using some sort of code or configuration file. For example, Kartograph looks lovely, Vincent ...
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Printing large size with OpenLayers plugin basemaps?

trying to print A0, with one of the maplayers from the openlayers plugin, the resulting print misses tiles and is corrupted. any scale i choose there's no way except (i need >= 1.50.000) I tried to ...
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How to bulk print maps using ArcGIS or QGIS?

I have a polygon layer that I would like to print images or PDFs from in bulk as there are a large number of them. Rather than having to manually scroll and print each individual'site' in the print ...
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Setting Rotation of ExportWebMap

I see from the ExportWebMap specification that rotation can be set in the JSON object sent to the sever. Does anyone know if this can be accessed via the ESRI JavaScript API (v3.9)? I do not need to ...
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Secure Print Service Failed to Execute

I have a web application that calls an ArcGIS 10.2.2 secure print service (accesses secured map services). I am calling the print service using a proxy page. Generally this works, but after roughly 30 ...
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Improve Performance of Geoprocessing Service - GPServerSync.Load

I have a geoprocessing service in ArcGIS Server 10.1 that is a simple Print Task. The task is running as an Asynchronous service. It renders one MapService from the same ArcGIS Server instance, and ...
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Dashed lines do not print correctly

I have a polygon with a dashed line type; when viewed in ArcMap the line type appears correct however when I print to pdf the line type does not look correct. This might be a pdf quality problem ...