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Resolving Java script Alert that This page was unable to display Google Maps element?

Whenever I try to load the Google Hybrid layer on QGIS 1.8.0 and 2.0.1, I get this error: This page was unable to display a Google Maps element. Please contact the site administrator. If you are ...
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How to use PastefromGE plugin

just a simple question for a QGIS plugin that I couldn't the documentation for. How do you use PastefromGE plugin from the Google Earth plugin for QGIS? I'm doing "copy" on Google Earth Pro, and ...
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QGIS Essen ruler problems with EPSG:3857

I am using QGIS version 2.14.3-Essen. I am pretty new to this so bear with me. I have 3 layers: one of river polygons in MN, one of lakes, and the last an OpenLayers plugin of Google Satellite. I am ...
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Click to copy Co-ordinates From QGIS

I have a created some point data using CRS ESPG:4326 and added Google basemap from Open-layers plugin. While adding the Google maps imagery i have changed CRS to ESPG:3857 in project properties. ...
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Python Error Message with OpenLayer Plugin

I have just recently downloaded QGIS version 1.9.90-Alpha, Alpha, 5155176. I then went to install the OpenLayers plugin. That successfully downloaded and installed, or so I thought, but when I went ...
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OSM data appear in very low quality in QGIS

this is my first map creation attempt in QGIS 2.8.2. I am having troubles in making it look good though with OSM street map data in particular. I import data via the Web>Open Layers Plugin>...
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openlayer-plugin error after installing update

after installing an update for the openlayer-plugin today, this plugin does not work any longer. Reinstalling did not function neither with QGIS 2.12.0-Lyon nor with QGIS 2.14.1 ESSEN. Following error ...
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Open Layer Plugin QGIS Essen 2.14.3 defect?

I´m using QGIS Essen 2.14.3 for analysing gpx-routes. After installing the latest Version, it is not possible to install "Open-Layer-Plugin". Python says: "module" object has no attribute "wkbCurve". ...
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QGIS 2.14.3. positioning gap between open layers layer and aerial image

When I add aerial images from a recent survey (delivered in EPSG:31468, DHDN_3_Degree_Gauss_Zone_4) to an empty project together with an openlayers osm layer I'm facing a strange positioning issue. I ...
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Cannot see OpenLayers under Plugin in QGIS?

Although I have installed the OpenLayers plugin in QGIS 2.4, I cannot see it in the list when I click on Plugins. Does anyone else have this issue?
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Why doesn't OpenLayers Plugin 1.3.6 show in Internet menu on Ubuntu 14?

I installed QGIS 2.8.1 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit (from repository http://qgis.org/debian trusty) I installed OpenLayers Plugin 1.3.6 It doesn't show in main menu (Internet) like on Mac Do I miss ...
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OpenLayers Plugin error: Google [duplicate]

I've seen other related questions concerning this issue, but I can't figure it out. QGIS doesn't show me Google Layers from the OpenLayers Plugin, and the following message comes out: This page was ...
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High resolution, printable alternative to OpenLayers plugin for QGIS?

Are there any alternatives to OpenLayers plugin to have Google / Bing maps for QGIS projects? I need an high quality cartography (both aerial and street view) but OpenLayer plugin do not allow to ...
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QGIS Openlayers PI stopped loading Google Satellite today? [duplicate]

The QGIS Openlayers plugin returns the message: "This page was unable to display a Google Maps element. Please contact the site administrator. If you are the administrator of this site, please ...
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Google Maps OpenLayer plugin not zooming in or panning

So recently I've noticed that the OpenLayer plugin for Google Maps (Google satellite, physical etc) is not allowing me to zoom into the specific area I require. Everytime I try and zoom it pans back ...
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QGIS Crashes with OpenLayers plugin

I've just updated to QGIS Brighton on Ubuntu 14.04, and I've noticed that when I open Openlayers plugin, in order to load google layers, the whole program suddenly crashes. The only log I see, when ...
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How to overlay Google Map in a standalone PyQgis application?

I have created a standalone PyQGIS app (within Python itself, not a plugin) with PyQt and PyQGIS API. It generates my map really well. I would like to overlay a Google Map layer as base map just like ...
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Unable to export in any format with Print Composer (QGIS) [duplicate]

Well, as title states, I'm not being able to export in any format (nor image nor PDF). Just to try this function I added a map (with OpenLayer Plug in as background which loaded just fine in the Print ...
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set scale level of background map (QGIS)

is there a way to set the scale of the background map in QGIS? Im importing a backgroundmap from MapQuest via the open layer plugin. I'm creating an overview Map of a whole city, so it is not ...
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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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Why are the Google basemaps no longer appearing in QGIS?

I had done a few projects using Google Physical/Streets as basemaps but now when I re-open those projects all layers appear except for the google basemap (other layers include .kml). I had ...
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How to get OpenLayers Plugin to render base maps at a large scale i.e. 1:1000 or larger?

Am I the only one with this problem? You have a nice open layers base map and get ready to digitize vegetation at a very high resolution but as soon as you zoom in, Open layers fails to render the ...
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Error Opening OpenLayers plugin in QGIS [closed]

I have installed version 2.12 of QGIS and I have installed the OpenLayers plugin. However, when I try to add a basemap through Web > OpenLayers plugin I get the following error message "An error has ...
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When using the QGIS2web plugin (OpenLayers3 option), no HTML file is created

I'm using the Qgis2web plugin (the OpenLayers3 option), and there is no html file that is created. The folders appear (Layers, Styles, and Resources). My web browser opens when the folders are created,...
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Python error with open layers plugin QGIS 2

I've been using QGIS for a while but since using QGIS 2 the OpenLayers plugin doesn't work for me on my home pc. (However, I have installed the same version at my workplace with success.) I have ...
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OpenLayer Google Satellite plugin datum error

I import NAD83 latitude/longitude data (EPSG 4269), and the coordinate values displayed are correct. I enable on-the-fly (OTF), then import Google Satellite data, which is automatically WGS84 Pseudo ...
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How to Digitize Free Satellite Imagery in QGIS - Alignment issues with Openlayers Plugin

I am trying to digitize OpenLayers data (such as Google satellite imagery) with no success. Whenever I try to move or zoom the canvas the vector layer I digitized loses the position relative to the ...
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Open Layer Plugin Zoom Issue (Google/Bing Maps) in QGIS 2.14

I have two different vector layers. One is in WGS 1984(EPSG:4326) projection and another one is in USA_Contiguous_Equidistant_Conic(EPSG:102005). For vector data EPSG:4326, i have to use Google map as ...
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Getting village map into correct place on OpenStreetMap raster background?

Can anyone tell me the steps to display my village map (as a tif/tfw pair of files) over an OSM raster layer (from the OpenLayers plugin) in QGIS? Because every time I try my village ends up in the ...
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Adding styled OpenLayers Google map in QGIS

I came across a great tutorial about how to add a styled Google map layer to the QGIS OpenLayers plugin (http://gistncase.blogspot.com/2014/02/how-to-add-google-maps-styled-layer-in.html). However, ...
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Issue loading layer from OpenLayers plugin in QGIS

I installed the OpenLayers plugin in QGIS and tried to load one of the layers. Regardless of which layer I try to load, I am getting an error message. See example: Does anyone know how to resolve ...
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Misplaced Google Maps with OpenLayers plugin in QGIS?

I was using Google Maps with OpenLayers plugin in QGIS with my vector layer with projection EPSG:4326 with google map projection EPSG:3857 and "on the fly" transformation enabled. It was matching ...
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Openlayer plugin in QGIS, error in projection 3857 Pseudomercator

I'm using QGIS plugin Openlayer to set the background of Google satellite under my vector layer. However, even if I project my layers as EPSG 3857 (the default and only possible projection for ...
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How to quickly change EPSG in QGIS (Openlayers; 4326 vs. 3857)

I'm using Qgis 2.12.2-Lyon on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. With the OpenLayers plugin I added some OpenLayers to my Canvas. I usually use the WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) projection for my project, but I have to switch ...
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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 OpenLayers not working [duplicate]

I am an extreme neophyte with QGIS, so I maybe doing this all wrong. I have loaded the OpenLayers plugin as described in several online posts (and youtube video), and it is shown as listed in my ...
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problem with view of open layer plugin map and swiss national coordinate system in print composer

Mi projects are in the swiss coordinate system (CH0193+ / LV95) and I use Open Layers Plugin for the base map (google streets). In the normal window, this seems to work fine: As soon as I open ...
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Problems with the Clip and Intersect tool

I am having a problem with the clip and the intersect tool on QGIS Valmiera. I have a large vector map of sublocations of a country and am trying to clip them to a district level since I do not need ...
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Geting Bing imagery to fully load in QGIS?

I'm using qgis 2.8 and by using the Open Layers plugin, I can access Bing aerial imagery. When I try to load it about half the tiles are missing. How can I get it to fully load so that my map is ...
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Cannot load maps using OpenLayers plugin in QGIS

I'm currently using QGIS 2.12.1-Lyon. I have installed the OpenLayers Plugin (and updated to the latest version, v1.3.6). However, when I go to load up base maps in QGIS using this plugin (go to Web | ...
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All layers disappear after using OpenLayers

Not trying to do anything complicated here... I have a .csv with date/time and lat/long data. When I load it into QGis as a delimited text layer, everything appears fine at first: But, when I try ...
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QGIS: Changing CRS and losing GPX track

I have a simple project — a base map and a gpx track. The basemap is from OpenLayers. I want to change the map the CRS to Arizona Central so I can use miles as units for QChainage. When I change ...
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How to use Dealul Piscului 1970/Stereo 70 (EPSG:31700) with Google Mercator?

To open Google layer I use OpenLayers 0.93 plugin, the base layer has CRS "Dealul Piscului 1970/Stereo 70 (EPSG:31700)", the Google layer is set to "Google Mercator (EPSG:900913)". The same base ...
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CRS changes even though set in project

I am slightly confused as to why when i am working in projects the CRS changes when I add new data, e.g. add Bing maps or try to georeference an image. The CRS is set in the project and when I am ...
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Error when I want to open GrassRaPlaT

Can you tell me please why grass RaPlaT don't execute when I enter the command "grass64-d". First it try to be open than appear an error, like that" I'm looking forward for a solution Regards
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How can I add map from website maps-for-free.com as my base map on QGIS 2.10.1-Pisa?

How can I add map from maps-for-free.com as my base map on QGIS-Pisa. My operating system is Windows 7, x64 bit ? =========================================================================== @...
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QGIS Openlayer plug-in doesn't work

I tried to load base map from openlayer, but it doesn't work at all. QGIS popped up an error message showed below. What I noticed the slash foreword different way. I guess something wrong with the ...
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QGIS Openlayers tool not showing tiles, but showing question mark

We have a proxy server which I've added to QGIS, but when I load openlayers, I get a grid with lots of questions marks, yet the watermark is supplied; any ideas? Fiddler doesn't show anything out of ...
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OpenLayers plugin in QGIS 2.10.1 Pisa

I've installed QGIS 2.10.1 Pisa on my PC, but I don't have the OpenLayers option in the plugin section (Módulos). And also not appear in the Web section. I've uninstalled it and installed back the ...
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The 'mosaic' of my maps on Qgis won't show up in the work space but individual maps do

I have made a 'mosaic' of my maps on QGIS (version 2.10.1-Pisa) yet when I select and un-select each individual map it appears and disappears. I won't 'zoom to layer' and even when 'shown in overview' ...