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

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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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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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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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Large File Sizes and Print Composer not printing

I have been working on a heavily detailed map using qgis for the last two years. I am runnig QGIS Essen 2.14.1 on a windows 7 home premium 64 bit with 4gb ram. The file size of the map is around ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Feature symbols in the legend don't match those on my map?

I have edited the features on my map using the draw effects tool (colourize, glow etc). However, in Print Composer, the legend shows these feature symbols in their original form. How can I get them to ...
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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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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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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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Free Basemaps for use in Print Publication

I am looking for free-to-use simple maps that show just the largest cities, region names, country names etc. with a simple background. I need about 500 of these for the major cities/countries of the ...
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openlayers 3 print map

var layer = new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.TileWMS({ url: 'http://example.com:8080/geoserver/GIS/wms', params: { 'LAYERS': ...
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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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Printing at defined scale and paper size from ArcMap?

How to print a drawing to a defined scale (e.g. 1:2500) in ArcMap, and to a given paper size (say A3)?
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Print composer: extent of map altered when reopened

I am preparing a greater set of maps within one project. I save every finished map in the print composer separatly to reopen it again later and do some final adjustments if necessary. It worked fine ...
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How to add gridlines as !staticlayer to a MapFish3 print template?

I am trying to add gridlines to a template by using a !staticlayer attribute with the !addBackgroundLayers processor. I am able to output a PDF map, however, no gridlines are visible. Here is my ...
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Cant print secure map service

I just upgraded to ArcGIS server 10.3, 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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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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ESRI JavaScript HeatmapRenderer class and Print widget

I’m working on an application using ESRI’s HeatMapRenderer class from the JavaScript API. The issue that I am running into is that the Print widget fails if the heat map renderer layer is on the map. ...
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Printing selected Region of map with several layers in QGIS?

I creaetd a map with 6 vector layers (each is a .shp-file), the geometry type varies: 4 are polygons, 2 are lines. I would like to print a region - to be specific approx. 20 individual regions - ...
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QGIS print composer atlas shortcut next feature

I have 25 features in the atlas of the print composer and I need to check every feature before exporting. It's quite annoying to always click the field in the status bar, so I wanted to use the ...
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Print a map with Geotools

I want to print a map with a raster image as base-map using Geotools. The problem is that the raster image doesn't take the margins into consideration and starts always at the point (0,0) as you can ...
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Printing to PDF from ArcMap?

When clicking Print > Adobe PDF the filesize is nice and small but the legend gets messed up. Does anyone know how to fix this? I am aware of the Export > PDF and of the reduce DPI and Re-sampling ...
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How print map in ol3 with top resolution?

I'm developing a GIS app using OpenLayers-3. In this app, users draw features and print the map. Suppose the user draws his features in a large area. Now to print all his features, he would zoom out ...
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Printing at scale using MapInfo?

Using MapInfo 12.5, I want to be able to print a property at a set scale - say 1:1000 or 1:5000. What is the easiest way to do it? I want to be able to show a Scale Bar so that the user can ...
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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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Is it possible to export a PDF/SVG 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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QGIS Default Map Composer On Open

Is there a way to to have a map (Print Composer) open automatically upon project load? I have a map constructed in Print Composer "General Map". When a user fires off the project, I would like ...
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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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QGIS Composer Distorted SVG PDF Output

I've noticed that some SVGs are distorted when outputting to a vector PDF from QGIS. A good example is NorthArrow_07.svg. The image on the left is how it looks in the composer and the image on the ...
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Calculating scale for printing on paper

I will be making PDFs with maps on them. Two pages, one a4, one a3 format. Both will print the same thing, just one is going to be larger. Question - what scale do I print on the PDF? The number. If ...
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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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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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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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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 ...