Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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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 A3 format map

I have a question about printing A3 map from QGIS. I'm going to make A3 map of one country and nearby countries, digitalise borders etc. I want to save it to A3 format, but I have only A4 printer, ...
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Legend item resolution issues in ArcGIS Javascript app

When I create a pdf map using my JavaScript API app, the legend items have messed up resolutions when there are more than a few swatches in the legend layers: On the left: image of print with poor ...
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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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QGIS atlas generation to make company expansion slideshow/video

I need to create ~98 maps each showing the locations of customers as a company expands over a time series. These will be made into a slideshow/video showcase so all maps need to have the exact same ...
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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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How to divide attribute table in map composer between 2 or more pages?

Does anyone know how to divide attribute table between 2 or more pages? In exported PDF it's unfortunately clipped.
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Using MapFish to Print vector with filter based style?

Is it possible to define an OpenLayers WFS style, which is based on filters, to MapFishPrint request?
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Export Web Map Task: Configure HTTP response headers

Is there any way to configure the http headers (response headers) of a geoprossessing task hosted by ArcGIS for Server? I would like to make the export web map task, return an image which would be ...
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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. Any ideas are greatly appreciated. ...
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High-DPI printing with ArcGIS API for JavaScript and esri.dijit.Print?

I've got cached tiles for all map layers at various zoom levels, and would like to print at DPI higher than the default (around 96) by using tiles from a deeper zoom level. It doesn't matter if map ...
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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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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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Printing map to scale

How to print this map (page) to 1:500 without georeferencing or without using any gis software. It is better to say that the marked line of 3 km should be 6 cm on paper (A4). See image:
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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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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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Is there a way to define the relative position of items in print composer?

Is there any chance to make the items in print composer relative to the margins. Let's say for example the legend. I normally align it to the corner on the right bottom where the legend is 10 px away ...
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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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Library to produce pretty print maps including rasters

I've come across a variety of libraries for easily producing maps for printing, in a fully reproducible way using some sort of code or configuration file. For example, Kartograph looks lovely, Vincent ...
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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 bulk print maps using ArcGIS or QGIS?

I have a polygon layer that I would like to print images or PDFs from in bulk as there are a large number of them. Rather than having to manually scroll and print each individual'site' in the print ...
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How to use UTF8 in printing module?

I have a Geoserver with printing module. And i have a problem with print cyrillic symbols. I want to try to use Identity-H but for this i need a custom font. In Unix system it's can be make like this: ...
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Setting Rotation of ExportWebMap

I see from the ExportWebMap specification that rotation can be set in the JSON object sent to the sever. Does anyone know if this can be accessed via the ESRI JavaScript API (v3.9)? I do not need to ...
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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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qgis pdf doesn't show google street

Apologies I've created a map? using location data imported from a csv file and labelled nicely and I've added (a very inaccurate) Google Street map. When I use Print Composer to create an annotated ...
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ArcGIS Online printing Unable to connect to map server?

I am trying to print my map content through the print gp service. The request JSON looks like: ...
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Improve Performance of Geoprocessing Service - GPServerSync.Load

I have a geoprocessing service in ArcGIS Server 10.1 that is a simple Print Task. The task is running as an Asynchronous service. It renders one MapService from the same ArcGIS Server instance, and ...
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Dashed lines do not print correct

I have a polygon with a dashed linetype; when viewed in ArcMap the linetype appears correct however when I print to pdf the linetype does not look correct. This might be a pdf quality problem however ...
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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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Why do text boxes and arrows shift position when exported from print composer to jpeg QGIS 2.2

I have created a map using a 1:20000 WMS layer. On top of this I created a shapefile layer tracing a mapped stream. In print composer I added a couple of text boxes with arrows pointing to certain ...
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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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Creating map booklets or flyers (not mapbooks)

I'm wondering if there is existing extensions or add-ons for ArcGIS 10.1 where I can create more sophisticated printable maps. I'm aware of datadriven pages and mapbooks, but I'm looking for something ...
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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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QGIS Print Composer with ESPG:32615

I have imported a PostGIS layer as the only object into my project and set the project and layer CRS to EPSG:32615 (UTM Zone 15N). My layer appears just fine in the work area. When I try to create a ...
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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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QGIS 2.2 Openlayers Plugin shift between shapefile and base layer for large format

I am attempting to create a 24x36 map of New York City, and overlay it with a shapefile from City Planning. I'm using the Openlayers plugin, and I've tried all of the different types of base street ...
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Print OpenLayers map with osm as background and all the vectors

I looking for an answer for a while, and i could not find a working solution. I am trying to exeport the OpenLayers map to some file - image or pdf, and i need all the background, include OSM and all ...
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The PrintingTools service produces garbled or pixelated legend patches in PDF

I'm building a web map with ArcGIS viewer for flex 3.6. I made some template for print task in different size A3, A4, A5. THe print task works well for A5 and A4 but it produces garbled or pixelated ...
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Including two different maps in one QGIS Print Composer

How do I use print composer in QGIS 2.0.1 to produce a final product with two different maps on the same sheet? I can't figure out how to use the 'add a map' button to add anything other than a ...
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Print overview map widget

I am using ArcGIS viewer for flex v3.6 to create a web map. Can someone tell me if it is possible to print the overview map widget as part of your map? P/s: I know someone asked this question 2 years ...
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Mapfish printing application from Openlayers : disableScaleLocking

Mapfish printing application from Openlayers: I get the following error when I use a different scale than the scales defined in the config.yaml even though I am using disableScaleLocking: true ...
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Printing or Exporting Table on ArcGIS Online?

I have a table that is filtered on my ArcGIS Online map. The data for this map is from a feature layer that I created using ArcGIS Online by importing the features from a shapefile or .csv. How would ...
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Print A0 sized map

Currently I am exploring an option/software to print A0 sized maps on web and also on desktop, can you guide me if any software support this printing option. Note: ESRI will be expensive therefore I ...
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Geoserver Print Module Help

I am using Heron Mapping Client 1.0.0 to build a web application which renders the shapefiles from Geoserver 2.4.4 . I am on Apache Tomcat 7.0 with geoserver 2.4.4 deployed as WAR file. I am trying ...
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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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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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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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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 = ...