Web Feature Service (WFS) specification. This is an open specification for serving geographic features over the Web.

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As in the OL3 request GetFeature of WFS version 1.0.0 / 1.1.0 / 2.0.0?

How to obtain information about the feature WMS layer in different versions of WFS 1.0.0 / 1.1.0 / 2.0.0 ? The OL documentation says Feature format for reading and writing data in the WFS ...
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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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'Read Only' Exception - WFS

I am getting the below exception while editing and saving data in spatial table. Response <ows:ExceptionReport version="1.0.0" xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.opengis.net/ows http://x.x.x.x:80/...
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What's the correct link for adding GeoServer WFS to ArcMap?

What is the correct URL to enter in ArcCatalog WFS Parameters when adding a WFS layer from GeoServer into ArcMap? Here's a link to our Get Capabilities document: https://weaveprod.ucdp.utah.edu/...
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Adding WFS service to ArcMap?

I was under the impression that the Data Interop extension was needed to use a WFS service in ArcGIS Desktop, as outlined here. The page specifically mentions that a DI license is required. Now I ...
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OpenLayers WMS - TypeError: this.resolutions is undefined

I'm trying to setup a map with WMS and WFS Layers by using Geoserver. However, when I'm combining WFS and WMS (with some Google basemaps) together in one map I got following error in Firebug: ...
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How to handle many-layer queries using GeoExt/Geoserver/OpenLayers

Am developing an application using GeoExt/OpenLayers and Geoeserver and am using more that ten(10) layers.I wanted to add a querying functionality on my application.I have done for one layer and is ...
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ArcMap 10.3 interoperability; can't get WFS to display the right set of polygons based on my search envelope

So I have this public WFS, from which I want to make a selection to save in a custom feature class. I've made an interoperability connection, chosen the right feature classes to display, set the ...
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GeoJson Vector layer in QGIS from a WFS service

It is possible to specify the outputFormat=geojson for a qgis wfs layer? By default, when I add a wfs layer in QGis, is downloaded from geoserver as GML. If I create the layer as: uri = "http://...
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Remove thumbnail of Qgis from wms,wfs layer

I have created one Qgis map server for serving map as wms or wfs feature. As i am adding the layers in QGIS various thumb nail of Qgis is coming which i donot want them to appear in my map. Same thing ...
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Geoserver 2.5.2 - How do I enable the GeoJSON bbox property?

Just started using Geoserver 2.5.2. On my old server which was Geoserver 2.1 when you ran a WFS request to return GeoJSON (or, for a quick example, clicked Layer Preview -> All Formats -> GeoJSON) the ...
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Load a WFS layer from geoserver into openlayer

I know there are already lots ofquestions about this problem,I have read all of them but there is also nothing in my openlayer map,there is also no errors in debuger.can some one help me find the ...
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Accessing GeoServer WFS services in ArcGIS Online map viewer?

Has anyone was able to add GeoServer WFS service into ArcGIS Online map viewer? By this I mean having an ArcGIS Online account (either free or for Organizations), logging in and adding layers from the ...
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How to load geojson from geoserver to define a variable in leaflet?

How can I load a geojson file from geoserver in leafletjs? There are lot of suggestions out there, but none of them work for me. Currently my app loads a js file from the server that starts like this:...
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OpenLayers.Format.GML parser problem?

I'm trying to parse WFS reponse using OpenLayers.Format.GML parser. However, an exception thrown in my try-catch block is TypeError: a is undefined. protocol = new OpenLayers.Protocol.WFS({ ...
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Obtaining feature using ArcGIS for Server and WFS based on featureid?

This has baffled me for hours, I've tried nearly every combination of request parameters without success. I have a points coverage published in arcgis and can download the feature GML via WFS for the ...
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The layer is not a valid layer and can not be added to the map - QGIS WFS

I created workspace, store and layer in Geoserver. Data source is SQL Server 2012. When I connected Geoserver WFS to QGIS, it worked. But when I tried to save changes to layer, it crashed with error "...
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WFS layer Grid does not cover the entire area of my basemap

I was just able to get a GeoServer WFS layer, which is a Grid shapefile (polygon) designed to overlay a basemap, inserted into my javascript code for a web mapping app. Both the Grid and the basemap ...
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Loading features from GeoServer WFS with token into ArcGIS 10.2.1

Our GeoServer WFS has been configured to be accessed using a token (http://msmap1.atkinsgeospatial.com/geoserver/nmpwfs/ows?token=d46ffd2a-e192-4e51-8a6a-b3292c20f1ee&service=WFS&version=1.1.0&...
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Why a WFS layer does not being in layer switcher control?

I recently changed one layer from wms to wfs and suddenly it no longer appear in the layer switcher although is displayed well in the map. The other layers work fine. The code is as below: //...
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Wrong WFS requests with OpenLayers 2.13 using filter and BBOX strategy

I am using OpenLayers to request multiple filtered WFS layers using the BBOX strategy. I tried two methods but both don't give the result I want, the first one defines the Protocol separately from the ...
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Problem with WFS-T save strategy in Openlayers

In my web map application, I have added the editable wfs vector layer for feature editing. But in save strategy method, Insert and Update Geometry is working fine.But Update Attributes is not saved in ...
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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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Unable to view WFS as Vector Layer (OpenLayers 3)

I am trying to add a WFS to map using OpenLayers 3. There is no error message and no layer displayed on map. GeoJSON object is received in response. Styling object is also getting initialized. Need ...
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How to add GML files in geoserver 2.2.2?

How can I add GML files to a GeoServer 2.2.2 instance? How can edit them "on the fly" and save the results back to the server using OpenLayers? I would appreciate examples if possible. I'm adding a ...
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is there any online WFS gazeteer client which runs on my web browser or exposes http requests?

My question is somehow similar to this other thread, but in my case I want to test a WFS service: Is there a web page where I can test a WMS URL? I look for an online service which lets me add the ...
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Displaying wfs layer in OpenLayers 3?

I'm working with geoserver and openlayers 3, i have a hosted layer in geoserver that i want display using ol3 as a wfs layer. it doesn't show any errors, but i dont get the map. it works with wms, but ...
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WFS with authentication to PostGis (or to shape)

Is there a way to import data from a WFS layer to a Postgis table (or to a shape)? there are blogs explaining how to do it in 3 steps (http://anitagraser.com/2012/09/26/wfs-to-postgis-in-3-steps/) or ...
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Add GeoJSON layer to OpenLayers 3.16 from GeoServer

I try to be as simple as possible with my problem. It's just to display a json layer from my Geoserver on a OSM layer with a ol3.16 page. I take the example from this page: http://openlayers.org/en/...
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geoserver xml header for cors xmlhttprequest

I'm running geoserver-2.5.2. From an external server i would like to call it as a wfs source with ol3. For this I would like to allow this external server to access the data. It seams I need a header ...
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No 'Access-Control-Allow-Origin' header is present error when requesting json response from Geoserver

I am still working to get my GeoServer WFS displayed in my Leaflet map and cannot get the Ajax response to work properly. I have already run the "getFeature" request in my browser and it returned json ...
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Debugging Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected token : from WFS in Ajax request?

I am trying to insert a WFS layer into a Leaflet map; therefore I need to enable jsonp and want the output in json/geojson so Leaflet can consume it. However, I keep getting an error that I suspect is ...
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Error in displaying wfs layer from mapserver/postgis

I have read and tested all the relative posts but I still don't have a solution for my problem. I have a layer suscribers (points) stored in postgis database with srid=32232. I would like to display ...
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Loading WFS point layer using openLayers?

I tried loading a WFS point layer, and I am able to get the data containing the points from the server, but these points never show up on the map. I referred to Loading WFS point layer with ...
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Alternatives to Offline Editing Plugin of QGIS? [closed]

I am looking for a way to edit my postgis layers offline (in field) using a Microsft Surface Tablet. I have been testing the "Offline Editing Plugin" unsuccessfully. These are the issues I have ...
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Accessing GeoServer 2.8.0 on Debian 8 using Tomcat 8?

Not been able to access my Geoserver with Javascript. The Leaflet code running natively works in other javascript/HTML pages which connect on-line GIS servers. Added ENABLE_JSONP true to web.xml ...
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Free map service for private web applications

Background Looking to display a map (for internal use only) on a web page. The application must be able to add custom layers (without sending the data to the map service host): Municipal zones (...
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How does the audience visualise a WFS in Geoserver? [closed]

I recently started learning Geoserver. WMS is straighforward but in case of WFS, I have read a lot of user manuals and training pages but I cannot figure out how does the actual visual map served out ...
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“Failed to get property: gid” error in geoserver sql view

I have a postgis data with 777 features. In geoserver, i created a sql view with another table. In the wms request i can see all features, in qgis also i can see all features. but in wfs output as csv ...
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Defining bounding box within Add WFS Layer dialog of QGIS?

I use QGIS 1.8 under WIN XP in Standalone Installer Version. I need to limit the extent of the data to be downloaded via WFS because of the large amount of data in the requested layer. In older/...
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How to get the attribute list ONLY of a particular published layer (WFS or WMS)

I do NOT want to use getFeatureInfo as it is implemented using map click. I just want to get the columns list. I tried http://example.com/geoserver/wfs? service=wfs& version=2.0.0& ...
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How to apply new WFS-Filter features like intersect

I was pleasantly surprised to find very much enlarged filter support in QGIS-Dev (1.9.0_Master). One application would be a WFS-Filter which combines $geometry and Intersect in order to load only the ...
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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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How to make a WFS Layer read only in Geoserver?

So I imported some postcode data into a Postgis table and published the layer using Geoserver. As it is postcode data, there is absolutely no need for users to edit, so I would like to make the layer ...
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How to solve Geoserver editing in QGIS returning read only error?

After creating a table in Postgis, making it available in Geoserver and then creating the necessary stores and layers, I loaded the resulting WFS file in QGIS. When trying to populate the features ...
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Serving 3D Via WFS [closed]

I have been trying to understand 3D data serving through WFS, but the number of competing standards and their spotty support has me baffled. Hence, I was hoping for some clarification from those who ...
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Submit empty string via POST wfs in GeoExt.form.FormPanel

I have a two textfields in FormPanel. When one of them is empty, after pressing the search button the form sends the empty string in WFS query. How can I disable the empty field which sends the WFS ...
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Load Multiple WFS layers from array with OpenLayers

I have a layer on my Geoserver that contains a few dozen pipeline alignments in a single layer. My goal is to get those into the map frame as individual layers by iteratively calling WFS layers and ...
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Automatically refresh my wfs layer in Leaflet when adding data in Postgis

I’ve built a web-sig based on postgis, geoserver and leaflet. My polylines, …, are stored in Postgis and I call them through Geoserver in Leaflet as wfs layers like : var defaultParameters = { ...
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Prevent some layers being modified via WFS? - Geoserver

I have a workspace in Geoserver and I have some layers on it. I have enabled Complete WFS in that worskpace. Now I want just some specific layers from there prevented from being edited via WFS ...