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How to use Leaflet to efficiently show parts of a massive dataset?

I keep seeing non-GIS web developers running into this problem, and I'm not sure what the solution is. There is some dataset of thousands of items. We want to show a map to the user, with the ...
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Change symbol size in legend for FeatureLayer (ArcGIS API for JavaScript)

I'm learning how to create web applications using the ArcGIS API for JavaScript. I have a map that is displaying both an ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer (which includes two layers) and a FeatureLayer. I ...
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Does Leaflet has option for scale dependent layers?

Is it possible to show layers with Leaflet depending on scaling? For example not show counties until zoom level reaches 10. Thanks.
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GIS with UI options? Creating a Map based WebApp fast

I want to build a WebApp which is basically a map with points of interest, filters, and a list of those points. Something really similar to AirBnB, or any other map based app. Of course, I could ...
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Alternatives to ArcGIS Online?

I am considering purchasing ArcGIS Online for a group of users who currently use about 5% of ArcGIS capabilities (ArcMap, simple map creation and information display) about 80% of the time. Primary ...
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Are CartoDB Map views by month or by year?

We have 10000 map views with the free version of CartoDB. Are they reset every month or is it the maximum views for the all utilisation ?
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How to get elevation profile from .tif dsm on the web map?

I have my dsm .tiff file, pixels are floating point 32bit values giving the terrain elevation in metres. I need to create a web map where user can draw a path and get elevation profile for that path. ...
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How to set up proxy for Geoserver GetFeatureInfo call? [duplicate]

I have problems with cross domain, I call GetFeatureInfo in Leaflet API. I was looking for solution and saw that proxy could solve that problem. Can you help me how to set it up? I have geoserver run ...
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Displaying buses from a transport network (newbie)

First of all, I'm noob in this subject so please give me some advice. I'd like to develop something like http://traintimes.org.uk/map/london-buses/#73 but with my own city. Unfortunately our MTA ...
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Using a web map to identify and access data

I am trying to making a webpage where the user pans and zooms on a map, and based on the location and zoom level, some data is displayed on the webpage (drawn from another source). The data that will ...
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Showing web page rather than just URL in ArcGIS Online pop-up box?

How can I show an actual web page (rather than just a hyperlink) in the pop-up box of ArcGIS Online? In the ArcGIS Online "Pop-up Contents" section adding a url in the "Custom Attribute Display" just ...
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How to create an interactive map with jQuery and HTML?

I want to develop a map in JQuery and HTML. It needs to show world country borders. It must be enabled mouse hover effect and also popup (when mouse over) in which I can add my own text. What JS ...
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Mapping application basic for ruby on rails

I am new to build map application using ruby on rails, with rails 4.1.1. I want to create map using map tiles. i have to use PostgreSQL database with postgis. Can you please explain how this flow ...
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Adding large amount of data to web map using ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I've got problem, I'm creating map based application, and now I have to add to map about 100 000 graphic points, from coordinates. I was trying in many ways to do it, but always process of adding ...
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Visualizing large datasets with Leaflet

When using Leaflet to visualize a large dataset (GeoJSON with 10,000 point features), not surprisingly the browser crashes or hangs. A sub-sample of 1000 features from the same dataset works ...
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How to add title to mapbox <iframe> embed

I am embedding a map I made in Tilemill/Mapbox onto a Wix website. Items of the map such as legend, title, and description are not automatically included in the embed. I learned how to add the legend ...
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How to publish maps to web with no programming required?

I am new to GIS web development. I do not have any programming background and I want all the maps that I design in GIS (shapefiles, using ArcGIS 9.3) to be published on the web. Please tell me the ...
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loading geojson in leaflet

I just added the geoJSON vector layer in leaflet for my hybrid mobile app using phonegap, the problem is that when I add the geoJSON file of size larger than 2mb the application crashes. What is the ...
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Layer Turned Off But Pop Up Showing

I'm having an issue with my popup in my map made using ArcGIS online. One of my group layers contain 4 layers. When I turn all of the layers in this group layer off, the second layer's popup still ...
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Choosing web mapping API to use with MySQL for making map of one country? [duplicate]

I hope this question isn't too general, but I'm new to using maps, I'd like to make a map of one country on which I can plot points according to their geocodes from my mysql database, and to have the ...
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Online GIS app that allows users to log points [duplicate]

I am developing a website for a dolphin volunteer group, on this website they want a system to let volunteers and the public log sightings against a map and add some comments. I have made a system ...
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What projection to use with Mapbox base/reference layers?

excuse me if this has been asked before, but I can not find answer after heavy googling. What coordinate system/projection does shapefiles need to be in to be alligned correctly with mapbox reference ...
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Error: Could not create and deploy an application with boundless sdk opengeo suite

I work on a web application with Boundless SDK opengeo 4.1, I used the tutorial and followed the exchange and advice on this forum but I have some problems about adding plugins and deploying the ...
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How to hide overlays in Leaflet layerControl if geojson var not found?

i would like to perform a specific task: i have a set of geojson layers, loading features from local files. i have the layercontrol on the map showing available layers to show/hide now, regarding ...
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Mapping Instagram Photos

Is there a tool I could use to map Instagram photos that are using a specific tag? I don't necessarily want to show the image on a map, but rather a pin that someone could hover over to see the image. ...
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How to display specific areas specified by Global MapIt Area ID in Open Street Map using Open Layers?

I've been customizing the Fix My Street platform for the two cities in my country, just to test everything out in it and how it works and maybe implement it for the whole country in the future. The ...
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Linking multiple map displays in Internet Map Server (IMS)?

Has anyone heard of any GIS Internet Map Server (IMS) capability program that will allow multiple displays of data to be geo linked. For example, when one pans on one view it will automatically ...
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how to create custom widget in mapguide fusion template?

I am using mapguide maestro 5.0.1. I want to add custom fusion widget which have option to search layer in multiple ways. I am not able to find any tutorial to add custom widget useful. can you please ...
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Add Stacked Column Chart in InfoWindow

I want to add a a dojo stacked column chart to my InfoWindow (not pop up) that displays when a user clicks on a county in my map. The chart is based on land use information in each county layer from 3 ...
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How to reduce the opacity of a Google Maps layer in CartoDB.js

I have a CartoDB.js-App where I load my vis using cartodb.createVis (I do not manually define Leaflet layers). How can I reduce the opacity of the Google Maps base layer? I tried the following, as ...
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Difference between a WMTS and a WMS?

What is the main difference between a Web Map Tile Service (WMTS) and a Web Map Service (WMS) When should you choose one over the other? What are the (dis)advantages by choosing one ...
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Can ArcGIS Online overlay raster data?

I'm starting to explore ArcGIS Online as my first introduction to web mapping (perhaps not the best choice of cloud services but thought I'd give it a shot). I was intrigued by their discussion of ...
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Feature layer not loaded

I am developing an Android app using a Webmap with features created on ArcGIS Online. This webmap has a feature layer. I tried to load the basemap and then adding the feature layer, or tried to load ...
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Showing only some points in Feature Layer on ArcGIS.Com WebMap Javascript API

I am looking at creating a webmap which will allow users to place a point either by clicking on a map or selecting a point from a drop down which will then buffer the point. I've done something ...
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Is there an easy-to-install website plugin for territory routing?

For an application I'm creating, I want to be able to place dots on a map in locations that my users will be visiting. Each user will have his own locations he has to visit, so I'd like to 'connect ...
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Restrict pan and zoom in ArcGIS Javascript API?

I'm creating a web map of a university campus. I have the map functioning, but I don't want to be able to pan off of the basemap, into whitespace. Do you know of a function that will auto-pan the ...
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How to use tiles in this strange tiling scheme?

I'm looking at cell coverage maps such as this one, and trying to figure out how to get a GIS program to use it as a source of information. Ultimately, I need to be able to combine the output with ...
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Crowdsourcing points by on-click to web map with moderation?

I want to build a really lightweight web map interface where a user can click anywhere on a map, create a point, type in a comment -- ideally all via Facebook, but I don't want to get ahead of myself ...
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How to get layers from current viewport in Openlayers?

In my web map application, I have developed the printing module by using Mapfish with Geoserver. While printing, I need to send the layers to geoserver only which are falls inside the current view ...
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Get Web Map Layer Field Value for If/else Statement

I've been trying to read through the ArcGIS JavaScript API but can't find what I want. I have a web map on my page that is based on my my map stored on ArcGIS online. I want to create an if/else ...
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Using IRelationshipClass

I have three feature classes [CircuitSource(A),CircuitBreaker(B),Sub-Station(C)]. In the Geodatabase A and B has a 1:1 relationship based on a primary field namely 'FEEDERID'. C and B has a 1:many ...
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Is there a public CanTopo Web Map Tile Service (WMS / WMTS) available?

Does anyone know of a public CanTopo WMS / WMTS available anywhere? I'm assuming CanTopo is more modern / up-to-date than Toporama? Alternatively, what would be your suggestions for the most pain ...
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Architecture for java ee application

I´m new to GIS development. I have read about Openlayers, maps servers (i choose Geoserver), geodatabase (in my case i choose PostGis) and theory of gis in general. I´m developing a Java EE ...
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scaling of results: the comparing of osm-files for a few days - a statistical approach

i am pretty new to Geographic-information Systems so do not bear with me if i ask newby questions: i am interested in gatherin information on schools Some days before i have heard that it is ...
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How to offset/displace overlapping lines in a web map?

I have a dataset of points representing a To/From status - something like distribution centres and delivery addresses. When the user clicks on a point I'd like to show the relationships between this ...
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There is web based bicycle routing planner that considers accidents but I cannot find it anymore, can someone help me?

I remember it uses Google as underlying map and has also a function to rank preferences of the path using forms in which the user can rate routes characteristics, I also remember that is for Los ...
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Can i access UTF grids without a server?

I'm creating a slippery map that will run off of a usb stick or cd (client request). I'm able to load up the map, display pre-cooked tiles and some some simple vectors. The client would like some more ...
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Zip Code Boundary Maps for Commercial Use?

I need images of cities with features, streets, zip code names and zip code boundaries. For example, take this screen shot: This is very close to what I need, except not every zip code name is ...
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ADF Map Rotation Woes

Apologies in advance for the book, but it's a complex issue to explain. We have a legacy web application that uses ArcGIS Server 10.0, ADF.Net, javascript, ASP, HTML, and C# ArcObjects. When the map ...
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Change Logo in Public Information Web App Template

Anyone know how to change the ESRI logo and replace it with a customized logo in the "Public Information" web application template provided by ESRI? Link the Public Information Template Configurable ...