Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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Print maps with a specific scale

I need to print a map (with Arcgis 10.0) that has an extension of 1200 kmq that formally has a scale of 1:25000. Simply I need to print it with that specified scale (1:25000) but do not know how. ...
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Best, fast and easy way to print multiple polygons?

I´m almost sure that this is to tricky to solve. Often I have multiple combined polygons that I want to print. Until now I´ve devided all the polygons by the "Split vector layer", because I need to ...
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QGIS 2.0 - can't select items in Print Composer

I am having an issue where I can create a print Layout in Print Composer, but once I have clicked away from an item (like map, legend, arrow, etc) I cannot select it again. Any pointers would be ...
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Is it possible to set a reference scale in QGIS?

It's a little tricky to pick label and feature styles (line thickness, colours, etc) in the map canvas because they don't reflect what I would see in my print composer which is at a different scale ...
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Is there any way to configure MapFish config.yaml from Javascript?

I am using the mapfish print module in my webmapping application.In that I need to have various mapfish print layouts with different background pdf options. For that, am I need to create each ...
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Add image from my computer for background in Print Composer?

Add image either by dropdown or icon does not produce any kind of dialog box where I could upload an image. Item properties is checked and showing in the right hand panel, but it's blank (no options ...
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ESRI JavaScript API Print With Icon

There are plenty of questions related to printing using ESRI's JS API, however, I am looking for a way to utilize a printer icon to automatically fire the task. The samples show a print tool that ...
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Which units are used for the Print Composer grid?

I changed the units on the general tab to inches. When I go to set up the grid under snapping, whats the units. From what I have read it seems as though they are map units, it that correct? I am a ...
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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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How to use UTF8 in printing module?

I have a Geoserver with printing module. And i have a problem with print cyrillic symbols. I want to try to use Identity-H but for this i need a custom font. In Unix system it's can be make like this: ...
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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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qgis pdf doesn't show google street

Apologies I've created a map? using location data imported from a csv file and labelled nicely and I've added (a very inaccurate) Google Street map. When I use Print Composer to create an annotated ...
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ArcGIS Online printing Unable to connect to map server?

I am trying to print my map content through the print gp service. The request JSON looks like: ...
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Dashed lines do not print correct

I have a polygon with a dashed linetype; when viewed in ArcMap the linetype appears correct however when I print to pdf the linetype does not look correct. This might be a pdf quality problem however ...
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Why do text boxes and arrows shift position when exported from print composer to jpeg QGIS 2.2

I have created a map using a 1:20000 WMS layer. On top of this I created a shapefile layer tracing a mapped stream. In print composer I added a couple of text boxes with arrows pointing to certain ...
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how to not print scalebar and how to print the zoom bar that shows on map

I am using javascript api for ArcGIS and need to print the zoom bar on map, but don't want the scale information to be printed. How can I achieve this?
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Setting up ArcGIS Print service for ArcGIS Online account?

Can anyone tell me is it possible to setup an ArcGIS Print service with ArcGIS Online account? I could not find where to create one. What I would like is to implement this feature: ...
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How to print a WMS map with chosen scale and WMS zoom level?

I am trying to print a WMS map in QGIS. If, while in the print composer, I chose a "25000" scale, the composer chooses a WMS layer that actually shows a 1:50000 map. To get down deep at the 1:25000 ...
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print button disabled in Open Geo Suite 4.02

Print button is disabled in Free version of OpenGeo Suite 4.02. In versions 3.x OGS, Community Edition, Print button was always enabled. Does anyone know why?
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Print OpenLayers map with osm as background and all the vectors

I looking for an answer for a while, and i could not find a working solution. I am trying to exeport the OpenLayers map to some file - image or pdf, and i need all the background, include OSM and all ...
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The PrintingTools service produces garbled or pixelated legend patches in PDF

I'm building a web map with ArcGIS viewer for flex 3.6. I made some template for print task in different size A3, A4, A5. THe print task works well for A5 and A4 but it produces garbled or pixelated ...
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Print overview map widget

I am using ArcGIS viewer for flex v3.6 to create a web map. Can someone tell me if it is possible to print the overview map widget as part of your map? P/s: I know someone asked this question 2 years ...
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Geoserver Print Module Help

I am using Heron Mapping Client 1.0.0 to build a web application which renders the shapefiles from Geoserver 2.4.4 . I am on Apache Tomcat 7.0 with geoserver 2.4.4 deployed as WAR file. I am trying ...
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How to Print from free version of CartoDB?

I am a complete novice to CartoDB and slowly getting to grips with the free version. I am trying to export the maps into a MS Word document and cannot find a way of doing it. Currently I am having ...
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how display graduated symbol in the legend in print composer?

this is the problem: why the graduated symbol is not reported at all in the legend of the print composer? it is a bug or i am doing something wrong? here below the image that shows the problem
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How to use the Cartographic Composer of GRASS 6.4.3?

Following on from my previous question (which was, again, how to use the Cartographic Composer)... I've got a GIS in GRASS. I need to print various bits of it. Problem is, it needs images on it ...
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Geoserver with MapFish printing issue [duplicate]

System: Windows XP / Tomcat7 / Geoserver 2.4.0/printing-2.1-SNAPSHOT.jar I am using MapFish print module in my webmap application. When print the wms layers, some of the layers are not printed as ...
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How to print legend using GeoServer Print plugin?

I am using Geoserver 2.4.2 on windows. The print plugin works properly without the legend block. However if I include the legend block in my spec file, it throws an error. Following is my spec file: ...
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Printing problem in Geoserver

i need some help with this please. My problem is with the printing function in Geoserver. It works fine when i print some wms layers from another or external server, but when i try to print some ...
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scalebar doesn't print properly in IE or FF

I have a ruler-style scalebar in my webapp, which uses the ArcGIS JS API version 3.1. When I send the map to print using window.print(), the scalebar renders as expected in Chrome, but in both IE and ...
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Geoserver MapFishPrintProvider with rtl text reverse the letters

When sending RTL text to GeoExt.data.MapfishPrintProvider I get the PDF with mirrored text (LTR). I've added function to reverse the text in the client , but If I add English words inside the RTL ...
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Geoserver PrintingProvider crushes after font color change I do to config.yaml

I've installed OpenGeo 3.1 and I want to do some changes in config.yaml. The thing is that after certain changes like changing font color or adding font type it cause the print provider to crush. for ...
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Mapproxy plot with QGIS in 300 DPI

I have played around with mapproxy and have created a MBtiles file with tilemill. I then serve the mbtiles file as a wms with mapproxy and it works fine. My problem is that i want to be able to plot ...
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How to change Geoserver Mapfish print option from pdf to gif

I am an absolute novice when it comes to Geoserver and Mapfish but have set myself the task of obtaining a GIF print output rather than PDF. From reading documentation and forums it seems this is ...
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ArcGIS map service not resizing for print-friendly page

( I asked this same question on ArcGIS forums, with no response...I hope someone here can help!) I am using ArcView, ArcServer 10.0 and the JS API v3.1 (so no print function) ... I have an app where ...
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Vector layer and google map do not line up in PDF

I'm using qgis 1.8 with windows 7. When I use print composer to export as PDF, the google map does not line up with the vector layers. Please help.
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Default Opengeo suite print module- scales given in selector differ when using the zoom slider

Using a default installation of the 3.0.2 suite, opening the Composer view(with the MapQuest OSM tiles as background) and clicking print (to pdf) to activate the print preview there appears to be a ...
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Flex API: is it possible to fit the legend into a fixed frame using print widget and custom templates

does anyone have experience with trying to fit the legend of the WebAPI into a fixed frame when exporting the map to a pdf? I am using a custom template to export my map and I just cannot get the ...
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Print Composer doesn't display my map! [duplicate]

So I have created a map that I need to share with my coworkers. When I open Print Composer and add map, my map does not appear in the rectangle that I create. It is just blank. I try updaing the ...
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QGIS not Printing to PDF [closed]

Simple QGIS 1.8.0 not printing to PDF. Suddenly stopped. Is this an error or something. the resultant PDFs are blank pages. When i file print and use a pdf printer it creates blank docs. when i ...
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How to print/plot a city map from OSM data with tools like QGIS, GRASS, openJUMP?

The question is, once set up Geoserver and having all layers accesible, we need to print a portion of the city in a paper of size A0. When I wan to print a city, if I zoom to the city extent, I loose ...
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Print Composer Problems with Export as PDF [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: QGIS Crashes when writing to PDF My QGIS crashes during the export of maps to pdf. I already uninstalled and installed QGIS twice. The function worked for several times ...
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10.1 printing outside margin

I have seen on several maps in the case where a polygon overlaps (or maybe underlaps) the data frame, which is distributed to the margins, and text is turned on, that the text can print outside the ...