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

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MapFish Print 3 - Multiple maps on a file

I'm using MapFish to print maps and i'm stuck on a problem : printing 2 maps on the same page of a PDF. If i want to print one map i do that : In Config.yaml : [...] attributes: map: !map ...
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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 after successful ArcGIS PrintTask

Using ArcGIS Javsacript API on one server to grab a PDF from a custom print service published on a different server. We have used the exact same script successfully on other apps/servers before with ...
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Null pointer exception while printing using map fish

I am using mapfish plugin to print layers as a pdf but I keep getting null pointer exception.A snapshot of geoserver log is attached below 2016-07-20 14:57:50,753 ERROR [servlet.BaseMapServlet] - ...
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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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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: http://trac.osgeo.org/openlayers/wiki/...
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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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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 LABEL text in multiple lines in Cesium JS API

I have a problem printing text in multiple lines using Label in Cesium JavaScript API. text is member of Label class which takes String as input but doesn't really support multiple line labels using '\...
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Why are only some of my map lines exporting clearly?

I've got a sequence of large (E sheet) maps that are exported to PDF. The problem is that my roads layer (gray in the image below) is sometimes getting distorted on output -- but only in some places. ...
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QGIS crashes when printing

I have a 50 MB shapefile. I am trying to import it into Illustrator. When I try printing to an svg file from the Print Composer, QGIS crashes. I am using QGIS Essen 2.14.3. I have tried lots of ...
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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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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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Is there a way to add system date or time in print composer?

Is there a way in the Print Composer of QGIS to create a label that will automatically update the date (systems date) instead of having a label that you have to manually have to update?
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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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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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Printing map on several pages in QGIS?

I am using QGIS. I have one quite large map (A0 or A1) and I want to print in like atlas (just split it to print on A4 or A3). If understand correctly, I have to use Atlas functionality in Composer. ...
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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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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.
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Print function causes ArcMap to hang

ArcMap hangs after clicking on print. I get the dreaded spining globe icon as if it is working, but does nothing. I eventually go to task manager to end the task.
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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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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 window....
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Why do OpenLayers plugin layers appear shifted in QGIS print 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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Exporting Map View to PDF in Google Maps API

I have a web application that uses Google Maps API. I want to be able to export reports that include the current map view. Is there a tool/service that will allow me to accomplish this?
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ArcGIS Online Print Widget Error

I have a web mapping application built using the Web App Builder function which contains a print widget. I am using the default ESRI print service (ie the URL is blank in My Organisation - Edit ...
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How to show draw effects in legend in QGIS

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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Mini Dump to C when Printing

I'm aware that there have been many questions posted about mini dump issue, but I'm not particularly computer literate and some of it to be honest has gone over my head. Every time I go to print to ...
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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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ArcGIS Javscript API Legend - Print Set Legend Columns & Picture

I have a web application that displays map, based on dynamic layers, and provides basic functionality like zoom\pan, print(pdf export option) etc. Application is based on Arc GIS Server 10.4 platform ...
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Open layer 3: Need help in print tool

I am developing an print map function in ol3 application it includes some functionality such as if its polygon then area of that polygon will be display OR if its line length will be display. At ...
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GeoServer Printing Extension and MapBox's new API

I'm using MapBox as a basemap, and the GeoServer Printing Extension for printing this and some layers out of GeoServer. I now have it working for the old MapBox API (with URLs like https://a.tiles....
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Layers Labeled “Override” in Printed PDF Legend

I have a Javascript function that creates a GraphicsLayer, adds some features to it, and then adds the layer to my ArcGIS Web Map. When I use the Print Widget to print my map I see the layer show up ...
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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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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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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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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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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 150mb....
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...