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Does anyone know about a web client for GIS from the Vaadin framework?

Reviewing the universe of GIS tools on the Web, I see that several customers have already developed GIS on the Web, so the is no need to start from scratch. Now I have come across the Vaadin framework ...
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How to overlay a TMS with a GeoTiff for querying in OpenLayers?

I'm using OpenLayers to display a set of TMS tiles I have on my webserver. Plain and simple, I was wondering how I would go about overlaying a set of GeoTiff files I have over the tiles so that when I ...
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moving user by gps and show interested points

Is it possible in a Web application with google maps, to use a user his mobile gps and when move and is near on an interest point such as hotels, interested point i have stored in a Postgresql ...
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Adding comments using leaflet draw

I am working on an application that will leverage the leaflet draw plugin so that a user can open my map and drop comments in the form of markers. Then the user can click submit and it will serve me ...
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Integrating ArcGIS Desktop and web map? [duplicate]

I have some data that has been mapped in ArcGIS Desktop. I would like to develop something like if I add/change some parameters a new map can be derived so that it can be used for predicting as well. ...
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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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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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How to display pop up image when click point in open layer web map

I have basic WMS web map showing parcels and points layer which representing buildings of parcel.Then I want to add building images for each and every point. Then when a user clicks on a point image ...
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Participative maps for collecting geographic information?

I'm looking for a simple way to collect information for a participative plans (regarding landscape) and show them on Google Maps. I'm thinking to a small web form for asking information to public ...
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Network Diffusion Map

I am working on an interactive map which I vision to have a similar structure to diffusion networks. I have data to pin point an event and I would like to show those involved with said event, and ...
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How to get a copy of the raw photo from the Mapillary app

In Mapillary's documentation it says the photos are stored in the "app folder" before upload, and are deleted afterwards. I have looked around the filesystem but can't find them. I don't necessarily ...
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Raster loading in web application

I'm making a GIS web application. I want to give the user the option to choose the raster to display on the map on the basis of date. I have daily rasters of 3 years. I'm using ArcGIS Server. Any ...
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How to connect QGIS with Visual Basic?

I'm an final student at one university, i need to make one project to make web based GIS application using open source. I select Quantum to make this project. Here i want to ask anyone, how to connect ...
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What are the low cost options for converting FLEX API based web mapping applications to any other platform?

As flex is reaching the end of its life, I have one project to convert Flex based web mapping application to any other possible solution with minimum development effort and secure way. I believe Dojo ...
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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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How to label GeoJSON polygons from properties using openlayer 3?

I have a working script to show GeoJSON feature and style them by properties/attributes. But when I tried label the feature browser said 'feature is not defined'. Can anyone help with a working label ...
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Leaflet Draw on Mobile - creating a marker

So I made a simple leaflet map that has the Leaflet Draw plugin. I am only allowing users to add a marker. Leaflet is supposed to be mobile friendly, but when I open my website in a smartphone ...
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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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How to configure Proxy.cgi file for Geoserver On Tomcat?

I have a web map application in my local machine(windows xp and dont have IIS) and I have postgis data in Geoserver on Tomcat (Ubuntu). To get the WMSgetfeatureInfo, I have configured the proxy.cgi ...
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How can I make a simple, web based map but without uploading my data to 3rd party websites?

I have a lot of point data (Lat, Long) that I want to display on a map. I want the map to be accessible to other users on my network, ideally via a web browser. However, I don't want to (read will not ...
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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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Can KML layer order be set in the CMV

I just started exploring the CMV about a week ago as an option to replace our Flex Viewer based configurable web mapping applications. So far it seems to be meeting all our needs however I have run ...
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Essential Web Mapping Skills? [duplicate]

I am presently working as an analyst on Desktop GIS. What are the essential programming / scripting languages that I would need to learn for starting web based GIS-mapping ? I am looking forward to ...
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Does IE9 support Openlayers-3 Fullscreen-Control?

Does Internet Explorer 9 support Openlayers-3 Fullscreen-Control? When I run my project in IE9 it does not show the fullscreen control (ol.control.FullScreen), in every version of firefox i tried it ...
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Error code 500, error performing execute operation from Print task of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I'm trying to use print task to generate a PNG or PDF file of my web map but i always get an Error code 500, error performing execute operation. Any Ideas? I'm using ArcGIS API for JavaScript ...
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What are my options for 3D web Maps?

I wish to have a Online 3D Map, which would show my Data, i.e both Raster and Vector, draped on a DEM that I have. Due to the requirements of using my own DEM & Raster data, Google Earth API is ...
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In embedded map - can I temp disable all hoverwindows while any infowindow is open

I have CartoDB map with hover and infowindows for 1000 polygons. When user click we want to open infowindow for processing (update able form) and want: stop hover windows from working until user ...
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Easy way to map & share some spreadsheet points on a web map

What is an easy solution for placing some points on a web map and sharing the map and info with others from a spreadsheet I have? I want to be able to change the spreadsheet info and have the map ...
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Insert rows into CartoDB from code

I have a simple web page where i show my cartoDB map and a dataset. I want to know if there is any way to insert new rows into my cartoDB dataset from code, so external users can add points to the map ...
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Layer Tree and Layer Switcher (OpenLayers and ExtJS)

Is there any possibility to get only the Base Layers (for example OpenLayers) in the LayerSwitcher and only the Overlays in the LayerTree? I tried "'displayInLayerSwitcher': false", but with this my ...
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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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Displaying KML data with a user selection

I want to web map some historical cyclones data which are now in KML files, file/year. So I want the user to select a year from a button and the KML files will be displayed on interactive map). I ...
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How can I set fill colors using hex value in arcgis.com webmap?

Has anybody been able to use hex values (e.g. #FF0000) for setting polygon fill symbols in an arcgis.com 'webmap'? I see predefined colors to select from, but no hex input box. Thanks in advance for ...
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Isometric map tiles with Openlayers or similar

I wish to show a map layer in a browser based tool such as Openlayers or Leaflet however my tiles are projected isometrically. Has anybody done this before?
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How to generate exportable report from web map (ArcGIS JavaScript API)

I would like to build a web map using ArcGIS JavaScript API containing 1 layer of polygons & 1+ layers of points (or lines) contained within said polygons. I want this to be enabled with some sort ...
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What are GeoExt alternatives?

What tools do I need to accompany OpenLayers to achieve what GeoExt is capable of? GeoExt can show frames of TOC, legends, etc. And how about jQuery and Bootstrap combination? Can that became a ...
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How to scrape polygon data from web map?

for each value of parcel no: in http://www.ma-investment.gov.bh/bps_ppd_en/ the map generates polygons. I want to extract xy values corresponding to polygon shapes which i can convert to ...
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Free hosting of shape files to make an interactive map?

What is a free site where I can upload shapefiles and make my own interactive map to share with others by a link?
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Web map viewer for QGIS Server and PostGIS

I have succesfully installed and configured QGIS Server. I tried WMS and WFS via QGIS Desktop and it works perfectly. Now i am looking for a web map viewer to display (only read (WMS viewer i ...
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What worldwide raster basemaps does MapBox provide, and how much do they cost to use?

There are a number of MapBox basemaps that show up on various websites (MapBox Streets, MapBox Outdoors), but weirdly, I can't find a list of them anywhere. I have in the past seen a big list of ...
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How to publish shapefiles 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 Desktop 9.3) to be published on the web. Please ...
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Overlay sales data on maps

We have a project to build a sales reporting tool that will show sales and other data from various field outlets on a map. The idea is to give our decision makers a geospatial zoom-in of our ...
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How do GIS web apps work?

I am completely new to GIS and therefore have questions regarding how the GIS Web development should be made, because the entire concept still confuses me. So, imagine I have a map. And by this, i ...
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Leaflet.js rendering 'chopped' WMS point symbols for variable sized points

I am using GeoServer to render WMS for variable sized points based on a data attribute. This technique is documented in GeoServers SLD Cookbook here. The SLD that I am creating validates ...
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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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Hiding infoWindow of ArcGIS API for JavaScript while using measure tool?

In my Javascript API Web application I'm using the infoWindow to query a parcel layer and display display information in a popup when I click the parcel. I've set this functionality to turn on and off ...
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GIS - Beyond Earth

I wanted to open a discussion on GIS beyond Earth. Here are some questions so far. Would the term GIS be changed to something else since the term "geo" means of Earth (e.g. Lunar Information ...
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Looking for non-Earth GIS Web Services

Hey I'm building a web application and want to use some GIS services for other planets/moons. In general, I want to find GIS web resources which apply to bodies apart from Earth. Anybody have url ...
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Live Updating Map With Large Dataset

I need to be able to display a map on a webpage with multiple layers of squares and points, possibly up to 10,000 objects per layer. There could be up to maybe 20 layers, but having move than a ...
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Webmapping js library with best support to WFS-T

I've tried to use WFS-T in ol3 but it was really a hard task, it seems that WFS-T is badly undocumented feature and it's much complicated to implement, and i'm looking for recommandations concerning ...