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

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ArcReader 10.1 trouble (loading and printing is taking very long ime)

We've run into printing problems in ArcReader 10.1. Our trouble is with a particular floodplain feature class located in an SDE database. It simply takes forever to load! Then, when printing, it takes ...
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How to keep specified separation distance between features in printout from ArcMap?

Does anyone have a solution to select features using attribute values and print only the selection keeping a specified separation distance between the features in the printout in ArcMap.
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Export Web Map Task for 3076 features

I am trying to use Export Web Map Task but it has a limit of 1000 records, how can I use this service or replicate this service to execute my print command. Any suggestions? I am working on ArcServer ...
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How can I fix Print Composer errors due to huge file size?

I have put together a map using the British OS Strategi data set which is pretty densely detailed. It is surveyed at 1:250,000 and so contains roads down to track level, rivers, villages, railway ...
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How to fix org.mapfish.print.JsonMissingException: attribute [spec.pages[0].mapTitle] missing?

I've installed GeoServer's map printing module. I've tested that it works by following the instructions here. Now, I'm using GeoExt.PrintMapPanel, and my code is as shown below: var mapPanel = new ...
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Is there a way to access ps.map in python?

i am wondering whether its possible using python interface to load layers and edit them in Print/Cartographic Composer without displaying, and finally export to PDF? something that can be done via ...
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Map missing in map composer and when I print map

I am new to QGIS and am probably missing something but when I set up a new composer and add a map to the page nothing appears. I have pressed the render button and the up date with no results. When I ...
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How do I retain transparency in graphics with exporting on the web?

At 10 and 10.1 you can make use of arcpy.mapping to publish a gp service to do printing with. This is a sample that does this: As you can see, transparency is respected with the arcpy approach. ...
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Print Overview widget as part of map

I am using ArcGIS viewer for Flex 2.4. I am trying to get the overview map to print as part of the map using the print widget. In my customized print widget, the user has the facility to opt for ...
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GeoExt printPage cannot handle WFS vector features

I recently added the print function to my GeoExt web application, using <script type="text/javascript"src="http://localhost:8080/geoserver/pdf/info.json?var=printCapabilities"></script> ...
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Leaflet printing does not show pins and map is shifted

I don't exactly why but whenever I try to print my leaflet map with layers, it shows the map a little shifted to the left as well as the pins are not quite ok. I tried using easyPrint() and ...
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error printing a map with feature layer with feature collection using esri jsapi

I have this single page web map app with esri js api 3.4 and arcgis server 10.1. I have added a print widget and that works fine (with two base map layers and an empty feature layer with feature ...
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QGIS Composer keep reference after reloading layers

I have written a plugin which loads a bunch of geojson data via REST for a specific region, which is selected by the user, afterwards generates some vector grids over the extend and styles all the ...
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ESRI Print Task (export web map) returns 500

I tried to export web map(Esri) with print task service. it works in localhost and in staging.xxx.com(http) too.But in preview.xxx.com(https) , it throws the error 500: Error performing execute ...
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Using pyqgis to create images from the QGIS print composer each showing a different layer

I have many vector layers which I want to display and print, one at a time. The following script works well for producing an image from the map canvas, but I want to produce an image from a print ...
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QGIS Printing to A0 plotter fails?

HP5500PS A0 won't speak properly to QGIS. When sending a plot via composer it plots a smaller print (less than A5 size) on an A0 piece of paper. How can I get it to print an A0 map without ...
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Measuring in Print composer and main layer window in QGIS 2.12.3 does not match

I work on the municipality level and I am composing print maps with scalebar. I noticed, that length (or scale of my maps) is presented different when items are measured in my main QGIS 2.12.3 layer ...
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Geoserver printing (2.8) fails: InvalidValueException

I have followed this well-known sequence to use the Geoserver printing module: cd /var/lib/tomcat7/webapps sudo wget http://ares.boundlessgeo.com/geoserver/2.6.x/geoserver-2.6.x-latest-war.zip sudo ...
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QGIS problem with exporting from print composer

I am using QGIS (version 2.10.1-Pisa) on a Mac (Yosemite). I am trying to export a map in the print composer as jpg or pdf and whenever I do try, the page in the print composer goes blank. when trying ...
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ArcGIS print service not showing images or text in layout template?

Steps using ArcGIS 10.2: with arcmap create a simple map. Edit it to include an image and a text. save said map in the templates folder close arcmap. reopen and create a new blank map using the ...
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Restrict Map Services available to a custom ArcGIS Server Print Service

I am setting up a custom print service in ArcGIS Server to use our own templates, but as this print service will run as the ArcGIS Server account it will potentially have access to all secured ...
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Print/Export Attribute Table in Form View (QGIS 2.10.1)

Is there a means or available plugin which works to enable a direct print of the attribute table in form view? I recall this feature was on many a wishlist back around 2.6, but I'm unaware if the ...
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Building political world wall map for print? [closed]

I'm trying to create a political wall map. I've settled on the Natural Earth projection and thus have had problems with quite a few tools that don't support the projection (Tilemill, QGIS, Maperitive ...
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I can't print a map with QGIS 2.8.1 and Mac OS X

I'm using Mac OS X 10.7.5 and QGis 2.8.1. I want to print a map with Print Composer. But the Buttons "Print" or "Export as PDF" don't work for me. If I use these buttons, the window for choosing a ...
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Keyboard shortcut for “delete” object in print composition?

Is it possible to have/add a shortcut from the keyboard to "delete" an object in print composition? I use to add objects from models then I have to print and delete them to add obects from another ...
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QGIS: How to displace points close to each other (but not overlapping) and save as a layer?

I'm preparing a point vector file for printing, and I would like to displace the points within it so that the markers will be far enough apart that they do not overlap. I am not using QGIS to render ...
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Print webmap to geospatial pdf

I am looking for a solution for this with no success using: result = arcpy.mapping.ConvertWebMapToMapDocument(Web_Map_as_JSON, templateMxd) AND arcpy.mapping.ExportToPDF(mxd, Output_File, ...
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How to loop through the raster layers and create a PNG for each?

In QGIS 2.8.1 I have a number of raster layers covering the same extent, but for each year 1975-2014 (times three categories). I am creating one print composer for the extent, but I need to print ...
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Using PrintTask a Map with Graphics symbols not solid

I have a Web map using JavaScript API. One of the layers is a Graphics Layer that I add graphics to. The line symbol style for these graphics I add is STYLE_SHORTDOT. When I have a graphics drawn ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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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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 ...