Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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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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Print and saving 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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How to print only a selection of the map using MapFish Printing Module?

I am working on a GIS API that uses OpenLayers 2. I want to make snapshots of a selected region. For example. I draw a rectangle, and the MapFish Printing Module would print only the selected region. ...
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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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QgsComposerMap does not fit extent

Please help me to fit the map extent into de qgscomposermap size. printable_layers = QgsMapLayerRegistry.instance().mapLayers().values() printable_layers_ids = [] ...
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Grid and Graticule in QGIS Print Composer in QGIS 2.8

I'd like to add a grid in the print composer. The problem is there is no visible option like it was in previous version. I mean I'm looking for an option "Show grid?" like in the picture below. I ...
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Calculate print extent in arcgis from screen extent?

I am printing with preserveScale set to false as I need the extent on paper to match what is displayed on screen as closely as possible. Unfortunately the print server does need to fill the paper and ...
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Printing ArcMap layouts from ArcGIS Server Services (10.1+)

I've prepared a map with multiple data frames using ArcMap and setup my desired layout. I published the map onto the ArcGIS Server and setup a printing service which uses the custom layout of the ...
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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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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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GeoServer printing problem

I have implemented printing functionality in my gis application using GeoServer printing modul. It works OK when installed on my development server, but when I installed it on client production server ...
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printing to pdf with text

Currently, we are able to export a layer with labels(these are one's which are coming from stylesheet sld:label) to pdf. But our requirement is, user should have an option where he dynamically add ...
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Geoserver print plugin prints blank pdf without map

I have problem during printing mapLayers with the GeoServer print plugin. I have GeoServer version 2.6.3. The server uses these modifications: Server isn´t install in Tomcat/webapps/geoserver but ...
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OpenGeo Suite gxp print

There is a gxp tutorial on the OpenGeo Suite website about adding legend, feature editor and so on but i need to add print function. Can any one guide me for adding gxp print function for OpenGeo ...
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Printing layers with Python script and QGIS - refresh problem

I have got a series of layers to be printed (grouped by pair). I am using QgsComposerMap. I iterate over the groups to just show the layers of the current group, zoom to its extent et print it. ...
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Print composer dislocation when export to pdf or png [duplicate]

I am working in QGIS 2.8.1 and I finished the map at print composer, but when I export to a PDF or PNG file the final output shows a dislocation of polygons over a openlayer (Google earth image). I ...
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I cant print anything when I use secure map service

I just upgraded to 10.3 ArcGIS server, And i still cant print with secure map service. I embedded username and password in my web Application(visual studio .NET 2013 C#). I saw this issue in the ...
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QGIS 2.8 Composer - extent overview not shown

I have a print composition with three maps: a general map (1), a medium scale map (2) and my detailed map (0). I want a box showing the extend of map0, in map2. For doing that I block the layer in ...
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Printer Settings Lost on New Computer (ArcMap 10.2.2, Windows 8)

I recently migrated to a new computer. I am running the same versions of ArcGIS (10.2.2) and Windows (8.1) as my last one. However, when I open an ISO A0-size map I made on the last computer it now ...
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How to export a high resolution .tif of a map with QGIS Print Composer

I have an high resolution image of a map in QGIS using the print composer. It has 300dpi and the final map would be near 12gB big. The system is a virtual server with 128gb RAM, means there are no ...
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esri Print dijit fails when using the Export service of my arcgis Server and works when the same is hosted in arcgis online

I am using the print dijit so as to export a web map that contain a WebTiledLayer. When I use as of the export servive one that directs to arcgis online it works properly. On the other hand when I ...
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Mapfish print v3 returns org.opengis.referencing.NoSuchIdentifierException when using custom CRS

I'm trying to print in CRS, which isn't defined by default. I added definition of this CRS to epsg.properties, restart application and tomcat7 but still getting Error while processing request: ...
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How to use PrintTask with preserveScale and WebTiledLayer and when to use the Print dijit?

I have some enquiries relatively to the use of PrintTask, so as to export the map in various formats: Should I use the esri/dijit/Print dijit like in this example ? or it is better to usee the ...
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WebTiledLayer is not shown in exported map of PrintTask - arcgis 10.2.2

I am using PrintTask as show in the code below. My basemap is a WebTiledLayer. My problem is that when I am exporting the map , the basemap is not shown (shown blank basemap), but only the other ...
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Webmap print out is missing half of an operational layer

It used to works without any problem but suddenly part of the feature layer in the print out is missing. I am using ArcGIS Javascript API version 3.10. Anyone has any idea on what could be the case? ...
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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 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: ...
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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 ...