Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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Printing possible for openlayers GeoJson WFS with Mapfish printing service and wkhtmltopdf?

I searched lots of places but I couldn't find proper examples or documentation to do printing using Mapfish Printing service or Wkhtmltopdf. My application has a few WFS layers from openlayers and ...
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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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In ArcMap, use python to disable “Scale map elements proportionally to changes in page size”

I am changing sources on MXDs in differents offices using ArcPy and ArcGIS 10.0. As observed here, the printer settings revert to the default printer when the instruction mxd.save() is sent. Losing ...
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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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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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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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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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Adding more than one legend in QGIS Print Composer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.4 and I can't seem to figure out adding more than one legend to my Print Composer. Say I want a larger map and then an inset map -- showing perhaps a different classification/color ...
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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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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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Creating user customizable printing app for ArcGIS Online?

I have users that want to be able to put in their own title bar, display the legend, scale bar, north arrow, add text/imagery/etc. just like ArcMap, but with the web maps instead. Is this possible ...
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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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Editing a Map in Layout View

I am supposed to print the area closest to the blue line in the centre of a map that looks like this: I am not interested in seeing the imagery that is far away from the blue line in the centre. ...
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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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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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Bulk printing\exporting from ArcGIS for Desktop to PDF or JPG for 300 layers using same extent? [duplicate]

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop and I need to print\export individual maps of some 300 point Shape\layers (plant occurrences) to PDF (or JPG). Basemap extent remains fixed. Naming each Map with ...
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Printing ArcMap layers in black and white?

I am working in ArcMap 10.1. I would like to print a select few layers in black and white and have one or two layers print in color? Can this be done? If so how?
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Exporting Map from Composer to PDF/PRINT, but all the work disapears

All my work in QGIS is missing when i tried to export via pdf, jpg or impress (including scales, legends, maps, layers, georeferenced photos). I'm not using any "OpenLayers Plugin". I had already ...
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Basemap layer disappear on print. Only happens with max zoom

I am fairly new to arcgis, please bear with me here. ISSUE: I uses standard esri.dijit.Print for map printing. The base map displays normally in my map pane at all zoom levels. The printing ...
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MapInfo layout templates for QGIS?

I have a series of MapInfo layouts that I use as templates for various standard map sizes (eg A0, A4 etc) that contain title blocks, and I wondered what is the best method for getting these into QGIS, ...
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Renaming print task URL of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I have simple print task using ESRI javscript API PrintParameters, PrintTemplate and printTask. Its working fine. Its return URL like this: ...
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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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InvalidJsonValueException in geoserver printing module

I have a leaflet web app displaying some WFS and WMS with tiles from the IGN in WMTS. I've installed leaflet.print plugin and the geoserver printing module. But, when I want to print, a web page is ...
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Print composer changing orientation when saved to a template

I am having an issue while creating a template. When I save my Print composer to a template for my peers to use, the orientation is not saved. I have changed the orientation from landscape to ...
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Why doesn't the item properties and command history window not open up in QGIS print composer?

When I open a print composer in QGIS, all I see is my map. I do not see the item properties or command history. I can add a legend, scale bar, etc., but I can't edit them. I have not had this problem ...
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Labelling Issue Red Matrix around Label

I use QGIS 2.12 64-Bit Version on Win7. I have a problem with red matrix wich show up around every label. I want to delete them or make them invisible. It looks like in the following screenshot Does ...
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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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QGIS: Print Composer Crashes Trying to print sizes bigger than A-3

My problem is that QGIS crashes (and goes out) when I'm trying to print (on paper or to PDF) and it's for sizes bigger than A-3. Here's the basic information: OS is Windows XP Professional SP-3 (32 ...
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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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Can you set a QGIS print composer to render the map as default?

I have set up a number of templates for the print composer in QGIS. In the Print Composer, there is the option to have the map image displayed in 3 ways: as a blank rectangle with no updates until ...
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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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ArcMap printing the map problem

I have created the map with some point and line layers. When I print this map, some points and lines of the map looks like shifted from their original locations. The print preview doesn't show any ...
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How to view a part of the map in natural size using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a map project in ArcGIS 10.3. My project page size is custom 1500 * 1000 mm. How can I cut a part of this map to print it on A4 format paper and see this part with a natural resolution (same ...
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Why do OpenLayers layers appear shifted in map composer?

I'm having trouble with the OpenLayers Plugin of Qgis and the map composer: If I create an OSM-background layer and if I want to export this, the OSM-Layer looks perfectly all right in the normal ...
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Print values from Tables in QGIS Console

I want to know how to get the QGIS Console to print out actual values pertaining to a Layer's attribute table (e.g. field names, feature values, etc.). So far using the "print" command all I'm able ...
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Print composer problems Qgis 2.8 Wien with Google Satellite

I am having serious problems in exporting a map (Google satellite map) linked to QGIS. Using the print editor I clearly see the part of the map I want to print and also in the right scale, but when ...
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Detecting onClick event for clicking Printout button of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am wondering if there is a way to detect when a user clicks the "Printout" link after using the print task in ArcGIS Javascript 3.14. I have set up many custom options in my mapping application ...
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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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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 ...
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arcgis 10.2 javascript api proxy printtask error

when i invoke a printtask without the proxy, everything runs fine. But, when i use it, the invocation fails. It seems that the cause is that the proxy is appending a double quote to the end of the ...
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QGIS use item id in print composer for relations

i'm trying to use the item id in the print composer of QGIS to build relations. for example: i have a label with the text "test" in it and it has the ID=label1 -> now i have a second label in my print ...
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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 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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Align in print composer not working in QGIS?

When i try to use the Align tool in Print composer to align either labels, arrows or maps, nothing happens. I've tried restarting QGIS, but it seems to be the same issue in every project. What am I ...
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Map printing using ArcGIS silverlight API

I am using a GP task to print my map and its legend. Well it works fine. But it is really slow. Also I am not able to print the route event layer that I create. It does not show on the map. Please ...
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Need steps to print a Map in ArcGIS Silveright

I want to know how to print a map in ArcGIS Silverlight application.
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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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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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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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Error executing tool. ExportWebMap Job ID: somethink"

I have followed this Url http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/#/Printing_maps_that_contain_secured_services/0154000005q3000000/ and trying to Printing maps that contain secured services. I ...