A Web Map Service (WMS) is a standard protocol for serving georeferenced map images over the Internet

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In a Geoserver Layer how do you make the color ramp smaller?

Is there a way to resize a color ramp decoration in a geoserver layer? As you can see in the WMS jpg request below the ramp overlaps my map. I know how to anchor and move the color ramp, but ...
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Display time param as decoration in WMS request

Is there a way to add dynamic text decoration via a geoserver layout.xml that reflects the &time param of a geoserver WMS request? I know from here how to display frame parameters as decorations ...
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How to pre-render map tiles

I'm looking for a mechanism/mechanisms where by I can pre-render my own map tiles and then server them up to the client through OGC WMTS service. There are numerous ways I have searched on the web ...
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Restrict featureinfo fetched with the WMSGetFeatureInfo request in geoserver

i followed a GeoEXT example to create popup menu that gets WMSFeatureinfo on click on the map, What i want to do is to get some specific fields not all the fields, i try the propertyName (with ...
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QGIS Server on Windows7 Step-by-step / Test wms by adding in QGIS?

I am trying to Test a WMS by adding in QGIS as per http://anitagraser.com/2012/04/06/qgis-server-on-windows7-step-by-step/ If I follow the steps, QGIS cannot find the server. When I take a look at ...
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How to select a WMS layer style in QGIS

WMS standard allows specifying a list of styles for each WMS layer. The users can then use the style name in the URL query parameter "STYLES". If the styles are not specified, "default" is assumed. ...
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User Management in Geoserver

I stored several layers on Geoserver. In the near future, users should have access to certain layers, e.g. User_1 should only have access to Layer_1, Layer_2, Layer_3, User_2 should only have access ...
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How to identify WMS layers on click

I need to add interactivity to several WMS layers using leaflet, the problem i have is how i can identify what layer the user is clicking, i usually use geojson for this and is easy, but for WMS ...
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Adding a WMS to XMap 8

I'm having trouble adding a WMS to XMap 8, and I'm curious if it can be done at all. I've been using Global Mapper for geologic research for quite a while, which has the ability to download data ...
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What does it mean to access a WMS using a proxy?

I am trying to access a WMS service and bring it in through ArcMap, and was given instructions on how to access it using a proxy. Using the proxy script I'm able to download a layer directly to my ...
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How to locate the WMS on a ESRI basemap?

I need to locate the WMS (not WMTS) for the following ESRI Ocean Basemap for use in a WMS only application: http://goto.arcgisonline.com/maps/Ocean_Basemap Is this possible?
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Adding geoserver vector wms layers in openlayers 3

I have been trying to add my wms vector layers in openlayers 3 but it isn't working, i guess there is a problem with my script. Below is my javascript code: <script> var osmLayer = new ...
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Mapserver - Image Dimensions Don't Match WMS Parameters

Here is the .map file I am using for a simple map with one layer showing the blue marble world: MAP NAME "world" CONFIG "MS_ERRORFILE" ...
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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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Avoiding Legends too large to display in ArcGIS message from ArcGIS for Server WMS service?

I have created a WMS on ArcGIS for Server 10.2 with a polygon layer which contains a unique value renderer with 4 categories. The resulting legend item can be called via service call, which responds ...
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Can I consider QGIS OpenLayer basemaps as WMSs?

I am writing a manuscript about QGIS, and I categorized the data types into 3 classes according to popularity (raster, vector, web-data). Then I separated web-data to WMS and WFS. Under the heading ...
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Getting a WMS-like bounding box from WMTS services

I'm new to GIS and confused by all the systems that are used to request data. Every provider seems to use a different system. What I need is to request an area between coordinates (WGS-84) as a ...
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Openlayers redraw layers: consecutive redraw calls not working

SETUP OpenLayers / GeoServer + PostGIS REQUIREMENT I have a map with multiple WMS layers and of these I need to refresh a few after inserting a polygon in one of the layers. PROBLEM Given below ...
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Openlayers stylemap label not working wfs

I have created a style map like following: var scadaPointStyle = new OpenLayers.StyleMap({ "default": new OpenLayers.Style("null", { "rules": [ new ...
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REST API for OGC standards

I can access WMS and WFS using SOAP and XML. Is there an option to access it using REST and JSON? I have gone through the specification and couldn't even find the word REST mentioned once.
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Token authenticated ArcGIS WMS resource

I'm trying to set a proxy of authentication for ArcGIS authenticated resources. I have been looking for an authenticated resource published as WMS to verify that my proxy is correctly done. Does ...
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Openlayers: how to remove the FID field with the WMSGetFeatureInfo function?

I'm using the WMSGetFeatureInfo control of Openlayers in order to have a pupop in the map with the WMS layer info. Automatically Openlayers inserts a FID field at the beginning of the popup. Is there ...
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Using the alpha channel of a GeoTIFF in Geoserver

I want to publish a map as a WMS using GeoServer. The map consists of several layers each of which is a GeoTIFF containing RGB channels and an alpha channel. The images were edited in Photoshop and ...
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Drawing arbitrary shapes on a layer using Geoserver for WMS

We are using Geoserver 2.8.1 with Leaflet to do some basic map manipulation on the client-side. One requirement is the ability to render an image based off of the map to be used in other places (say ...
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Find most recent update in WMS or WFS

We want to periodically poll various WMS or WFS services and do something if the source data has changed. Is there any way to do any of the following: find the date of the most recent update to a ...
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How to add a WMS layer by default on Map (Geonetwork 3.0.1) [closed]

I need configure WMS layers by default of my geoserver on Map the Geonetwork 3.0.1 installation. How do it?? I try configure on admin geonetwork, but not works Thanks.. Regards.
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How to use XML data retrieved from WMS GetFeatureInfo?

I use WMS layer in my app and could successfully retrieved Feature Info by click like so: http://openlayers.org/dev/examples/getfeatureinfo-control.html My question is: Is there any way to export 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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Geoserver 2.1.3 no GetFeatureInfo-Response when multiple Features found on same location within same layer

I have a Geoserver postgis layer with multiple point features on the same location. GetFeatureInfo returns results when only one feature is found. But Geoserver returns nothing (empty html) when ...
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OL3 27700 WMS inspire

I am just getting into OL3 from a GIS background - I don't have much of a programming background. I am trying to use WMS layers from inspire in an OL3 app ...
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WMS layer is distorted

My WMS layer(EPSG:3847) looks fine in GeoServer However, it is distorted in browser: I found someone hade the same problem(Openlayers and Geoserver: OSM/Google Maps and WMS Overlay)but I still ...
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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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WMS in QGIS on very high resolution monitors

I have a 2560*1440 px monitor which is bigger than what some WMSes can take. The layer doesn't load properly. Obviously this is due to QGIS requesting an image that is almost as big as the whole ...
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WMTS not loading in QGIS

I'm using QGIS 2.12 and trying to load the following WMTS layer http://geoappext.nrcan.gc.ca/arcgis/rest/services/BaseMaps/CBME_CBCE_HS_RO_3978/MapServer/WMTS/1.0.0/WMTSCapabilities.xml from ...
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OpenLayers: adding a loading indicator for WMS requests

I'm new to Openlayers and GIS in general. I have a WMS request followed by the addLayer method, and surrounded by the addition and deletion of a 'loading' class to an HTML element: ...
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Upload .tif to GeoServer via Node.js

How do I upload a .tif file to my running GeoServer via Node.js? I'd like to upload a GeoTIFF to provide it as a WMS by the GeoServer. The GeoServer is responding with a 405, which I think is right ...
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Web Mapping Services from Europe besides OSM [closed]

Wondering if there are any other Web Mapping Services based in Europe or even Asia? Fed up with the Bings and Googles and even OSMs of the WMS world. This is 2012 not 2002, shouldn't we have a much ...
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Setting CQL_FILTER on WMS in ArcGIS?

Is it at all possible to use a CQL_FILTER on a WMS service in ArcGIS? Ideally we'd be able to programatically change the CQL_FILTER parameter in the WMS URL.
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Accessing a OGC WMS server and publishing it to ArcGIS FlexViewer

I am trying to publish an OGC WMS service to my Flex Viewer. Within the configuration files amongst a few other layers I have the following: <layer label="EARSS National Outage Map" ...
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Mapfish Print v3 - Blank map

I'm using Mapfish Print v3 to print a layer from the following link: http://webapps.sit.puglia.it/arcgis/services/Background/TNOInquadramento/MapServer/WMSServer To test the printing function I'm ...
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Can I change the width of a line in a GeoServer WMS layer through OpenLayers?

I have a layer in geoserver with an SLD style, which I display in a map web app using OpenLayers2. I want to know if there is a way to change part of the style (the width of the line geometry) through ...
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OpenLayers add white background to image/png geoserver layer

i created a new wms layer in openlayers. i get the layer from geoserver as image/png and transparent=true. openlayers rotate the raster 30 deg (due to its coordinates - it's fine!) but add white ...
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Geoserver wms reflect zoom level

I am trying to get a Geoserver wms request using reflect option as static layer to embed into a webpage through a url like this: ...
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Setting multiple WMS layers over basemap of OpenLayers 3?

I'm developing a web-based application. In this project I'm trying to create multiple WMS image layer over the map with legends. As you can see below its showing the WMS layer over its basemap . ...
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Openlayers FramedCloud popup appears in the wrong location

I have an application that is using OpenLayers 2.13.1. It is utilizing a bing basemap and overlaying WMS layers. I am using a FramedCloud popup. I would like the popup to appear where the user clicked ...
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how to debug mapserver / postgis returning 0 results? ( MapServer WMS 1.1.1 / Google Earth / QGis )

user30184 answered the same question here Why is mapserver returning a blank image? user30184 answers to start by specifying SRID and that it often has to do with extent and projection. I imported a ...
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Is there a way to pause WMS layer auto refresh in OpenLayers 3?

I have an application which has to perform a HTTP request (which will handle some map transformations) before fetching WMS tiles from server. Is there a way to pause TileWMS auto-refreshing after ...
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Mapserver WMS, features clipped and positioned

How can I prevent features being clipped at tile boundaries in an WMS layer as per the picture The arrow and line segments are being clipped when viewed in openlayers as a WMS layer. The map file ...
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display a selected WMS Info

I am using the WMSGetFeatureInfo and I am also obtaining the Info of the base raster and i do not need that. Is it possible to obtain the FeatureInfo of only selected WMS features? How can I modify ...
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How to deactivate Vector Selection In OpenLayers wms features

This is my sample code and work fine :), But I have a little problem, I'm using multiple layers (WMS), when I zoom the layer will be shown or hidden. In my example bellow when OpenLayers level zoom ...