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Load single image by map api and draw overlays

I have an image which I want to make it zoomable and draggleable in browser, and draw some overlays like lines and markers on it . So I wonder if I can use the map api like Google map or openlayers ...
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How to load territorial maps on QGIS from web?

Is it possible to use QGIS like Google Earth? I need to draw simple shapes on territorial maps. I would like to do that without using multiple files for each part of the Earth. I use QGIS 1.8, but I ...
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How to geocode addresses from MySQL and add them like markers to the Google map?

I'm using Google Maps API and Google Geocoding for geocoding addresses. I have table named 'users' and column named 'location' in MySQL database. Column 'location' contains addresses. I need to ...
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Visualization of a field in Leaflet

In a Leaflet app I want to overlay raster data (technically speaking, a field) on a web map. The data consists of triples < lat,lon,value >, where value is in range [0,1], for example: ...
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Geomedia WebMap WFS to vector marker layer in Openlayers

Looking for minimal example/advice on getting a WFS service to show up as a vector layer with markers/icons in Openlayers map. I have created the WFS service in Geomedia WebMap 6.01.11.19 and the ...
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Setting up local ArcGIS feature access services in Geocortex when the services (and end users) are behind a firewall

We have an ArcGIS server (version 10.1) at my workplace - it is inside the firewall, and will (it seems) stay there. We also have a Geocortex web mapping solution based on Amazon hosting (version ...
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How to open overlay content from leaflet popup

Hi! I am currently working on an interactive leaflet map. I managed to display markers from a database via php (create an array). Now I want users to create markers with a click on the map. To add a ...
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Open Trip Planner rest api request

following this tutorial I set up a Open Trip Planner (version 0.11.0) stand alone server. It works very well at http://localhost:8080/index.html and for example at ...
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Why is there a small white space between tiles in Chrome?

I'm using openlayers to display a google base-map layer and it works fine on Firefox/IE/Safari. I'm having problems with Chrome as the tiles have a small white space between them shown in this image. ...
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Posting a visualization to a website

I'm hoping this is an easy question because I'm a pretty novice web dude: I've made a visualization in CartoDB, but rather than simply embedding as an iframe, I'd prefer to get the javascript code ...
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How to use OpenLayers Geolocate with the OpenGeo Suite Client SDK?

I’d like to have GPS functionality added to my OpenGeo Suite Client SDK application. From what I understand it should be possible to use the Geolocate control from OpenLayers. Preferably there ...
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What should be used for website building for displaying raster data? [duplicate]

I am trying to learn website development and want to display raster data on the website which i will build, i want to know how to begin with website development and what libraries should be used for ...
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Alternative map solutions for a web application behind a paywall (paid webapp) [duplicate]

I am planning to start developing a map enabled application behind a paywall (paid webapp). Since Google requires to license Google maps API for Work (by contacting a representative) I have no idea ...
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ArcGIS Online Web Map JSON ID Property

I am programmatically creating web maps via the ArcGIS Online REST API and noticed that the webmap json spec has an id property but I'm not sure where it comes from or how to best set it. For a given ...
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API to online map

I've had a search online and still a bit confused. Would someone be able to outline a summary of the basic configuration of exposing data to an online map from an API. The API supports a REST model ...
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ArcGIS Online Attachments sorting

I'm working with a feature class where I've generated 11 match tables for attachments for 11 chronological and numerically sorted fields. After going through the attachment process, everything is ...
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Web Mapping with Select by Rectangle and Modify Symbology?

I want to create a free/simple web map where users can click & drag to select polygons in the map, then once selected, choose a color for all selected polygons. The map should also maintain these ...
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How to install MapServer on IIS 7.5 with windows 7 OS

I want to use the map server in my asp.net application. For that one, I need to install mapserver on IIS. I am using windows 7 with 64 bit os. I have IIS 7.5 installed on my PC. Can any one help me ...
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How do various JavaScript mapping libraries compare?

I am working on a web-based mapping system and I'm trying to figure out the best/most appropriate library to use. There are a few of them about and they each have pros and cons. Even after trying a ...
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Custom ordering/z-index of icons in Leaflet layer

I have a single layer (points) with a bunch of markers. Each point has an attribute that is regularly updated. I understand by Leaflet sorts the layers such that those lower in latitude are on top for ...
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Flow mapping visualization using a road layer

I am trying to illustrate travel using a flow map on a road layer. My data is: city of origin destination number of travelers I would like to use a polygon city layer (or point) and a road layer, ...
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Free website host for embedding tilemill/mapbox web map

I am hoping to design a simple interactive web map using TileMill. I am then planning on uploading that map to Mapbox.com, where I understand I will be given an embed code to put on a website. My ...
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Hover effects using CartoCSS: Is this possible?

I'm trying to make a simple map of parcels in TileMill. Right now when I hover over a parcel, the information for that parcel appears in a teaser. That's simple enough. However, when working with ...
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Interactive geographic region definitions

Background An organization has regions within a province, but has no list of coordinates that define region boundaries. I would like to draw custom polygon areas on a map using a web-based and ...
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Leaflet change color dynamically

I am new with leaflet and I need help to change the color of a polygon on a choropleth map dynamically. In my website I have an slider, and depending on the position of the handle, the colors of the ...
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Adding vector layer over WMS using OpenLayers?

I am trying to add vector layer to my map from a GeoJSON file stored in the same directory as my maps index.html. However It wont work. Is there something wrong with my syntax? My code: ...
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Styled markers : how to get bouncing markers with location dots?

I want to mark important location with bigger markers (pointer with forks) and smaller location with normal markers (colored dots). I want big markers to bounce on hover. How to acheive this effect in ...
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How to get a KML of Wikipedia POIs?

I'm looking at the possibility of using a kml layer in a 'geoserver' to provide attribute information on a point. Is there a KML file for the Wikipedia Places articles as it is used in Google earth or ...
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Sites that demo freely available Basemaps

I've seen such sites in the past. I remember seeing one put together by Wm Lerer at a conference a couple years ago. What I'm looking for is a map that demonstrates all (well, at least a lot) of the ...
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Web-enable directory for web app template

Attempting to host a folder on a web server for use in AGOL. I originally downloaded Esri's Edit template from here https://github.com/Esri/edit-template and then moved the files onto my web server. ...
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Most timely source of California Fire Map data?

Fire season always has me scouring the web for satellite fire map information. Unfortunately many of the locations I find are outdated or not maintained well. What would be the best site to go to for ...
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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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Creating Interactive Map Using Something Other Than Google? [duplicate]

I have a Roleplay Forum, and I would like to add a map of my Roleplay World to the website. I would like my map to be clickable, and have each location take you to a place on the forum. I don't know ...
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How is StreetDirectory.com web map application developed?

I wonder can you tell me how is developed map application like on this site? http://www.streetdirectory.com What API is used?
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Comparison of SDI frameworks

What are the main differences between these SDI, especially in the level of geospatial features and ease of integration with existing CMS? Cartaro Geonode GeOrchestra EasySDI I wonder for the ...
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What is Geonode ? What all can be achieved using it?

Ok i have searched the site and did not find enough information concerning regarding what is a Geonode so i really thought i may ask everyone who has used it to give their opinion. I am trying to set ...
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Developing maps using Tile Mill and Processing(.org)?

I had a small question. I actually would like to build an application which is very similar to this but as a map and not on “Multi touch Table Top”. The functionality I need is Plot different ...
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How to generate legend in leaflet webmap?

Although I have checked the "Create Legend" option in the qgis2leaf plugin, it did not generate any legend in the output webmap. What am I missing here ?
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How to Start Web Mapping?

I want to start working on a web map at work to map some of our statistics by city. I have an idea, but I'm not exactly sure where to start. Are there any definitive resources that provide step ...
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Is it possible to edit geographic data over the web in QGIS cloud or QGIS server?

I'm looking for something similar to the ArcGis Server example but based on QGIS. Could anybody tell me where I can get more information about functionalities like this?
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Validate ArcGIS Viewer for Flex application using Active Directory?

I have created WebGIS Portal for my organization based on the Flex Viewer for ArcGIS Server. We have created two separate WebGIS portal for editing and Viewing purpose and two user groups already ...
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GeoDjango WebMapping Application Update

According to the below GIS.SE questions, GeoDjango was the preferred framework for creating simple and quick webmap applications. But these questions are now all 2-3 years old. Can we verify whether ...
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My woes rendering shape files on web-based mapping application

First, I'd like to let it be known that this is my first journey into developing mapping applications with such a large set of data. So, I am in way locked into the techniques or technologies listed ...
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Libraries to render vector-based maps in the browser

Is there a open source JavaScript library like leaflet or openlayer which can be used in a web or mobile application and loads vector-based maps instead of images? I only need the road information and ...
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Create a web application with ArcGIS Server

I have a question about ArcGIS server: I want to make an application for users who can search for proper houses, like a house-finding engine, and I published my map to ArcGIS Server but how can I ...
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Can I tie-in a data collection form with an online map service to crowdsource values for map features?

Apologies if this has been covered before. I've done some research but unfortunately my Google Fu has failed me. I want to be able to collect some simple numeric data from multiple people over the ...
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EPSG 3857 or 4326 for GoogleMaps, OpenStreetMap and Leaflet

The discussion at What is the difference between WGS84 and EPSG4326? shows that 4326 is just the EPSG identifier of WGS84.. Wikipedia entries for Google Maps and OpenStreetMap shows that they both ...
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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.