Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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Legend only to display what is shown in Print Composer QGIS 1.8.4 [duplicate]

I am using the 625k bedrock data from BGS. I have a range of site across scotland. I have then clipped the file down to within a 70Km radius of each site, a lot of over lapping areas with ...
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What causes “RuntimeError: DataFrameObject: Error in setting extent”?

I'm having a problem whilst trying to set extent on a python script. mapDoc is created using Web_map_as_Json string. Appreciate if anyone can help. result = ...
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QGIS print composer error due to Java script problem!

I've been experiencing a problem with the QGIS print composer. I am working on a Linux Ubuntu platform (Release 12.04 (precise) 64-bit) and I am using QGIS 2.0.1 Dufour. I need to export a number of ...
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Why is arcpy.mapping.ConvertWebMapToMapDocument slow?

We use arcpy.mapping for print tasks. The slowest part in workflow is arcpy.mapping function ConvertWebMapToMapDocument; it takes 10-12 seconds each time, doesn't matter if map is big or not. We use ...
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updating the extent automatically in the print composer

Just started using QGIS (after trying what I need to in GRASS). Using the Print Composer, I've put down a map which is based on the map in my map canvas, which is what I'll want to print. Then put ...
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Distorted Google Maps layer in pdf export from QGIS 2.0.1

Export of a map from QGIS 2.0.1 Composer to pdf results in distortion (changed scale) of Google map layer. Why?
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Whats the status for OSM in print composer QGIS 2.0?

I have a Stamen Toner OSM background on a report am doing. It seems impossible to use "Print" or "Save as image" functions since the OSM is being projected wrong with 10 km or so.. Right now I'm ...
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MapFish PDF: Geoserver WMS layers not generated as tree structure

I am using the mapfish printing module in my web map application.In that everything is working fine but layers not generated as tree structure in output PDF file and "ODC_Graphics_Data" wms layer not ...
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How to Export/Print/Save CMYK colored map to SVG, PDF, or PRN/EPS file

I am a beginner using QGIS 2.0.1 on Windows. Following Data-defined Styles in QGIS I fill CMYK values on my map layers, but I cannot Export/Print/Save CMYK to SVG, PDF, or PRN/EPS file. I see only ...
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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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Populate print template title text from a dojo textbox

I have a print widget that starts up great. It's based on the typical ArcGIS print widget sample. However, I want to tweak this a bit. There is a "titleText" property in the layout options that I ...
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EXCEPTION - bad allocation-printing

I have a street map, from Durango, Mexico. And I want to print it. But Qgis show the next error " EXCEPTION bad allocation". I´m going to print it in 1.50 x 1.06 mts sheet. What can I do? Greetings ...
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Label problem on QGIS

It's my first question here so, I hope not to be too bad at it. I'm using QGIS 1.9.0-Master on mac osx. I think I have some question and some bug issues, so also posted a message on ...
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Error printing pdf in OpenGeo Suite client SDK app

I am using OpenGeo Suite 3.0.2. I created an app using Client SDK and stored the raster and vector data on postgreSQL/PostGIS. The print tool is not working, giving error the following error: ...
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Print XYZ layer with MapFish Print plugin

I have a XYZ layer(i hope i call it right) in GeoExt/gxp application: ,{source: "ol",group: "background",fixed: true,type: "OpenLayers.Layer.XYZ",args: ...
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Printing a map with GPS points

This should be simple but I haven't figured it out. I have been able to download points from my gps unit and get the points to show up in the right location. But I don't know how to print the image. ...
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How to print an OpenLayers map with its popups open using Mapfish printing module?

I'm using GeoExt and Mapfish printing module for geoserver. There is a functionality, in the application I'm developing, that allows users to create popups on the map. I'd like that printing ...
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How to Page POST to web page to Print Map with ArcGIS for Server 10.1?

I am using ArcGIS for Server 10.1. I need pass in a lat/long to a webPage as query parameter and print a map with a TiledMapServiceLayer, DynamicMapServiceLayer, and a 1 mile buffer graphic around the ...
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MapFish Print: does it support ArcGIS Server?

we are looking for a map print solution, MapFish printing module quite fits. but as far as the searches I've done, it seems MapFish doesn't support ArcGIS Server. One thing I am not sure about is, ...
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How does “Show only visible features” work in Map Composer?

If I tick show only visible, I get no features. I have created an attribute table in the Map Composer in QGIS trunk QGIS version 1.9.90-Alpha QGIS code revision 4d6cc6d I note recent feature update ...
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How can I use different config.yaml files for application using mapfish print in geoserver?

System: Ubuntu 10.04 server / Tomcat6 / geoserver2.1.2 with integrated GeoWebCache I have various webmapping applications running which utilize the mapfish print module.Some are in tomcat6/webapps ...
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Large format Plotter Purchase [closed]

We are looking to purchase a second large format plotter for plotting land use planning maps and aerial imagery for field use. Specifically an HP DesignJet T790ps. Anyone have an opinion on this ...
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Add print/export button to axToolbarControl [closed]

I have a map that's being rendered inside a custom application, and now I need to add to the ESRI.ArcGIS.AxToolbarControl an export (to PNG) button and a print button, but honestly don't know how. ...
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How to to print and save the map with tiled and dynamic layers in arcgis using javascript?

I want to print this map. Can anyone please suggest to me how to print and save the displaying pap in ArcGIS using JavaScript? <!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" ...
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GeoExt and Mapfish print on other domain: can't get how to proxy

I have OpenLayers ProxyHost configured OpenLayers.ProxyHost= "form/proxy?url="; , the url config of Mapfish Print Provider is configured as http://path/to/mapfish/print, and the doc tells that I ...
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Can I drop my own templates into the OTB ExportWebMap Tool?

At ArcGIS for Server 10.1, there is a print task installed by default. Looking at the web-help, it states: The PrintingTools service included with ArcGIS for Server references a preconfigured ...
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Listing Printer names in a Python Toolbox in Arcgis 10.1?

Here's my code for my third parameter in my Python Toolbox. When I run the toolbox and look at the list of printers, it only shows one of them. My print command of 'printerName' lists all of them in ...
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How to create one print layout with 3 different maps of the same area?

I have a problem with the Qgis print composer: I want to create a print layout with 3 different statuses of the same geographical area, stylizing with 3 different fields. So far everything works but ...
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How to insert images in print composer?

I do not seem to be able to paste an image from mac i photo to QGIS print composer. When i click on add image I get a blank box with no photo. Also when I click to add a label I do not seem to be ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to use the GeoServer Print Module through a proxy

I am using the print module from GeoServer (same as the one from MapFish). It works fine when I use the private url from our GeoServer, i.e.: ...
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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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Display scaleline on printpreview of ArcGIS silverlight app

I am using the arcgis for silverlight api for a viewer in which it is possible to print the map (with a print preview of the map). To show the printpreview, It makes a clone of the mainmap: ...
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Print Composer: Export PDF 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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map with longitude/latitude grid - mapfish print

Basically I'd like to get borders in my map region, ie. black lines around the gray box: is it possible to have a grid with longitude and latitude? I have the impression that border: true in the ...
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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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How many Print Composers in a project before its too slow

We are using Print Composer in QGIS 2.6 to print map insets at specific locations, these have all been created and saved in the project. The project now takes a long time to just open, has anyone ...
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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: ...