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

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How to automatically vectorize data from WMS?

I am facing a problem, when I have a historic map in WMS layer and I need to get buildings from this map (approx. 2000) to vector layer fo further analysis. Is there any workflow how to ...
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Masking WMS (Esri Oceans Basemap) layer in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I would like to display ESRI's Oceans basemap web map service (WMS) in one of my maps, but not the whole layer, just the landmass depicting Canada as I find it a nice fit for the look I'm trying to ...
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WMS GetFeatureInfo with No Location

I am using Geoserver with OpenLayers. I would like to return all the feature type details in a specific layer exactly as GetFeatureInfo does for a specified location. I tried using GetFeatureInfo ...
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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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More than one WMS layer in QGIS

I have a problem when using WMS layers. I'm usin QGIS. I'm loading a WMS layer containing some aerial images. And then on top of it another WMS layer that contains information of the city, boundaries ...
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How to zoom to wms layer after cql filter on Open layers

I created a layer that contains points and I added it to a map as WMS layer on OpenLayers. I did a CQL filter and it works but I'd like to zoom to the selected point when I worked with getextent or ...
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Programmatically modify layer datasource on project save event (QGIS)

I have a QGIS plugin which allows users to add WFS/WMS layers to the map. I would like to be able to scramble the user ID part (token) of the uri when the project is saved/closed and then use my own ...
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How does one export the list of stored WMS-servers in QGis?

Could anyone point me as to where QGis stores the list of WMS-servers you added? I have built a fairly large list of WMS-server on one computer, but the QGis-project file which gets accessed by my ...
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Alternative satellite and hybrid layers for Europe published on WMS

For an application I am building I require to show satellite (high resolution) and street view layers, preferably also a hybrid view. Unfortunately, due to the application not running on a typical GUI,...
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Determine 'native' size of wms layer based on GetCapabilities response

I'm trying to understand the relation between a <LatLongBoundingBox> and <BoundingBox> in a GetCapabilities WMS response, given that the SRS of the bounding box is EPSG:4326. Here's an ...
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Can Google Maps Android API display WMS layer?

I am currently making an app for my final career project, and I am trying to combine the layer of Google Maps and WMS layer that displays a map from a WMS server, helping me with ArcGis SDK for ...
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Openlayers - Many broken tiles with vmap WMS in EPSG:900913

I would like to use the vmap WNS (http://vmap0.tiles.osgeo.org/wms/vmap0) in an OpenLayers map. I encounter many broken tiles (pink) when using the srs: EPSG:90013 contrary to EPSG:4326 and that at ...
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Restrict WMSLayer (not map) extent with ArcGIS JavaScript API

Is there a way to restrict the rendering of a WMSLayer to a specified extent without restricting map panning and zooming? That is, I need the client to be able to pan outside the limits of the ...
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How to work with Microstation DGN v8i files in QGIS?

I have a set of multiple files in DGN format (Microstation V8i). I would like to work with them in Qgis. Since QGIS only support pre-V8i dgn files, I cannot directly open the files. My first idea was ...
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show .bil file with openlayers

There is a WMS service http://www.nasa.network.com/elev?REQUEST=GetCapabilities It can return files with the next formats: image/bil application/bil application/bil16 application/bil32 Then we want ...
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How to change the layer names in WMS served from ArcGIS Server 10.0?

I have published a number of wms layers with AGS 10.0. Although I have named the layers logically in the mxd nad named the wms service accordingly, the wms GetCapabilities document still names the ...
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OpenLayers legend graphics not using proxy

I'm using the OpenLayers/geoserver stack and my WMS requests are configured to go via a proxy using the following: OpenLayers.ProxyHost="../gis/geoserver.seam?url="; So far so good, all future WMS ...
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Point Layer WMS GetFeatureInfo failing when zoom in

I have a problem that i think is related with the interaction between OpenLayers and my Google map Base Layer (inconsistencies with coordinates systems, or something like that). Maybe also this could ...
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Caching Updated Data with GeoServer

I have a PostGIS database that gets updated about once every two hours. Since Geoserver datastore do not do any caching, I was looking for service does that and i found GeoWebCache REST API http://...
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How can I show a interactive map?

I am trying to develop a web app like this. That is, I want to show a map with points and when the users clicks on a point, it should display some information about it. Can I do that with TinyOWS? ...
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Geoserver 2.4.5 with Openlayers 2.13.1 overlay WMS layer

I'm using GeoServer with OpenLayers, happens that my WMS layers do not appear. Do I need to overlay a WMS layer in PostGIS that I have with google maps api and does not work appears in WMS layer ...
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What WMS server would be suited for serving many aerial photos?

Given a big set of aerial photos taken. 7000x5000 pixels. What is the best way to serve these in a WMS. When reading up about different WMSs, I get confused about the complexity and have a hard time ...
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Are there any common rules for WMS clients to comsume the WMS in tiles?

Looking at OpenLayers and other clients. They requests small 256x256 tiles of the map. I am wondering if there is a common ruleset for these tiles to relax the server computation on raster layers. ...
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Why is shapefile layer not visible on WMS layer in QGIS?

In my QGIS project I have added a WMS layer for which the CRS is WGS84 EPSG:4326. Now I want to show my shapefile layer which has the same CRS. QGIS shows the layer separately but does not show with ...
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WMS Service is not displayed

I try to display a wms-server in qgis. It serves several coordinate systems, but only few are working. Here is the link: http://www.webatlasde.de/arcgis/services/Maps4BW/MapServer/WMSServer For ...
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SLD not linking to ArcGIS wms service

I need to style an ArcGIS Server 10.0 WMS Service with an SLD File. I have picked a very simple point style SLD which should style all points with one circle. http://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/...
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CartoDB map in openlayers

Is there a way that i can upload my CartoDB map in Openlayers as a WMS layer or Vector layer. Here is the my CartoDB map link. http://cdb.io/1nxdrpf
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How to link Geoserver WMS layer to Google earth?

I tried with what was available in Geoserver Layer preview as kml. It gives the geom itself at higher zooms, not the image for that area. What to do to get only the png/jpeg images from Geoserver and ...
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How to support multiple Coordinate systems with ArcGIS Server 10.0 WMS?

I have a serve a number of wms Layers with ArcGIS Server (AGS) with the following coordinate system support - EPSG:25832, EPSG:31467, EPSG:4326 and CRS:84. As far as I can tell, AGS only supports 2 ...
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How to get only part of a WMS GetCapabilities request

Is it possible to modify the WMS GetCabilites request URL in order to get back a certain part? For instance I am only interested in this part of the XML: <LatLonBoundingBox minx="16.6176088621753"...
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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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Looking for a well used opensource .net WMS server that can show raster layers

We covered a large area with a plane and have all the images with georeferences avalible also. I would like to provide the images taken as a WMS and not knowing much about gis still, there are alot of ...
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Get bounding box of WMS

Is it possible to request the bounding box of a WMS from GeoServer? In my case I have a WMS that I show with L.TileLayer.WMS in a Leaflet map. I like to center and zoom my map to the WMS.
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What can I do in qgis to manage a WMS frequently unreachable?

In my project I have a layer linked to an external WMS server (provided by a local institution). The problem is that it is somewhat unreliable: it is down rather often. Is there something I can do to ...
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multiple users on one wms layer - style and filter

I am using geoserver to show Points data from MySql in OL. The data saved in one table for all the users - 'Points' with a geometry field and Id of the user. I want to be able to let the users to see ...
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Remove only a subset of cached tiles of a wmsLayer (GeoWebCache)

imagine a wmsLayer defined in geowebcache.xml that forwards, for instance, a STYLES parameter to the WMS service by utilizing a regex-based parameterFilter. As https://github.com/GeoWebCache/...
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how to compile qgis-1.8.0 on ubuntu

i have downloaded qgis-1.8.0.tar.bz2 and I want to install it on my linux computer(12.04 LTS). How can I perform it please? I do it because I am desperate with Qgis 2.0.1 Dufour on ubuntu 12.04, ...
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Add WMS layer in existing map with ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer

We have an existing Silverlight application that loads a ArcGIS MapService and display it to the user. We want to add the ability to also add a WMS layer on top of the existing displayed map. I am not ...
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Libraries and/or ideas for navigating WMS time-parameter

I'm currently working on a project where we need to incorporate the TIME-dimension of WMS-layers (see http://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/user/services/wms/time.html#wms-time) in our web map. The ...
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How can I centralize QGIS connections for multiple QGIS installations

I have multiple computers with QGIS installed on them. I regularly use the same WMS / WFS services. Now I have to connect to these services for each QGIS installation separately. It would be great ...
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How to update the layers in Geonode with cascading WMS from Geoserver?

We began a project in my office in which we would like to have all our geographical data in a central repository where we can search them, insert and edit metadata and view them on a map, so our ...
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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" type="...
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One of my WMS layer is not loading the image tiles

One of my WMS layer is not loading the image tiles. See the code: <script type="text/javascript"> var map, ia_wms; function init(){ map = new OpenLayers.Map('map', {...
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Display WMSGetFeatureInfo as tooltips geoExt

I load a map with data and collect information in a json file I want a tooltip appear when mousing over a town on the map I wonder if you have devised. thank you var vecLayer = new OpenLayers....
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How to add Routing Table Query-Result on pgrouting?

I've followed the pgrouting latest workshop http://workshop.pgrouting.org. I wanted to know how to add the routing table query-result into my webpage directly after the route showed up? regards
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WMS in Google Chrome (ArcGIS API JavaScript) not working

I am doing a small web with WMS, but I have a problem with Google Chrome (and IE... but with this one I don't mind). Down of this lines there is two website: Galicia: This one contains WMS from ...
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How to convert WMS layers to raster layers QGIS 1.8.0

I need to export a series of maps for a report. The layers imported into QGIS are all WMS files provided by the GeoBC website. As I have now discovered, I cannot export these maps using the print ...
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GDAL WMS Question

I'm new to GDAL and am currently trying to hit a WMS using gdal. I need a way to save the image to my desktop. I currently have an xml file with the WMS description syntax that gdal wants -> http://...
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Force an ArcGIS API for JavaScript WMSLayer to use EPSG: 900913 (instead of 102100)

I have a use case where an external WMS server can serve maps in the Web Mercator projection using EPSG code 900913, but won't recognize ESRI's 102100 code. My question is: can I force all WMS ...
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Launching Open Layer

Bound Image....I currently have a few shapefiles of a place with a background map of that place. I have imported both shapefiles into postgresql and geoserver. After loading the layers onto geoserver ...