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

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Adding a WMS - connection timed out?

I am trying to add a WMS service to qgis but am having some problems. After adding the url and name of the service and clicking on connect, I am receiving the following error message:- "Could not ...
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Having trouble with Webserver configuration on Windows

im currently working on a WMS with QGIS 1.8.0 Desktop with apache from xampp. What I want to do is to have my .qgs file displayed on my webpage as a OpenLayer. So I followed this tutorial: ...
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Display Shapefile on website (Java or PHP)

i have to write an application where similar to Google Maps where i have to display a shapefile in a web application. My available technologies are Java (frontend framework: Apache Wicket) or PHP. It ...
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Point Within, Query in a buffer polygon in WMS like in ArcGIS ESRI

I need to do a query to filter the result inside a polygon or geometry, like this: http://help.arcgis.com/en/webapi/javascript/arcgis/jssamples/query_buffer.html But, i need to do this in a opengeo ...
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Openlayers & WMS - GetFeatureInfo problem

I'm making a small project but I encounter some problems. Let me explain that : Having generated mapfile with mapserver and they are viewable by the openlayers interface, I would like to make me ...
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setup Mapserver WMS from tile files

I'm totally new to Mapserver and I've been banging my head trying to figure out how to mount a WMS server that will seed images of a small geographical area to a OpenLayers HTML page. I already ...
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Why gdalwarp cannot make transparent black nodata?

I have a MODIS ariel image geotiff and I want to remove black nodata pixel (this is Aerosol Of Thickness) 1 band image. I've done like this C:>convert -transparent black ...
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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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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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uncaught typeerror: undefined is not a function

Using some examples from internet, I found this code that shows WMSGetfeatureinfo I don't know where's the problem: Here goes my code: <!DOCTYPE HTML> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" ...
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Problem Overlaying layers in OpenLayers

I have a html page with 2 WMS layers. The first is one Base Layer , & the second is my personal WMS feature. I load it from Geoserver. The problem when I add the 2 layers I do not have the ...
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“Request contains a format not offered by the server.” Error when using CRS transformation with WMS in QGIS

When I try to load a WMS layer which has a WSG84 as a default projection and use a CRS transformation on it, it gives this error message: Request contains a format not offered by the server. The WMS ...
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How to create a map with OSM and webatlas.de's WMS layer?

I spent hours trying to figure out the following problem, I hope someone can help me. You can see here that this WMS has different Projections available: ...
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GetCapabilities Request for WMS

I'm trying to connect to a WebMapServer with the Geotools WMS classes. My problem is, that the resonse-object "capabilities" doesn't contain all layers. When I'm doing the request in a browser, I can ...
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How to debug QGIS Server WMS “Download of capabilities failed”?

Currently I am using a QGIS server with a linux Centos system. I am attempting the create a WMS in QGIS and upload it to my website. I have followed the instructions in the "Quantium GIS User Guide: ...
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How to add wms layer in OpenLayers from a geoserver?

How to overlay a wms layer from geoserver (localhost)in Open layers? What is the basic syntax of Geoserver WMS Layer? Details are as follows: workspace name: india layer name:hospitals ...
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How to use ArcGIS JavaScript API's map.centerAndZoom()?

I'm trying to get the map to move and zoom in to a point when a function is executed. Point gets selected, but without zoom. Interestingly when I zoom in to a random location and then execute the ...
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GeoServer WMS OGC-filter fails with “I dont understand the tag: gml:Polygon”

I'm trying to construct an OGC filter to pass to a WMS GetMap request to GeoServer but I can't seem to do it. The goal is to show the parts of the layer that intersects with a supplied polygon. ...
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not able to view imported .tif file in geoserver

I am using geoserver. I have imported a .tif file using postgis, which has been saved in vector type layer in geoserver. Now, whenever, I preview it, the layer gets automatically downloaded as wms ...
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Can Geoserver return the raster value of a lat/lon point

I have a GeoTIFF published by Geoserver 2.2 and being used by Leaflet via WMS. How can I get Geoserver to return the raster value at a lat/long point? I'm guessing it has to do with using WCS, but ...
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Arcgis JS api WMS layer on top of basemap

I'm trying to place WMSlayer on top of basemap "streets", but have ran into problems. Code: // mapHandler.mapextent = new esri.geometry.Extent(350000,6370000,750000,6630000,new ...
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Slippy map format

When do you decide which to use? I've started using Geoserver and it seems like map files are downloaded to the browser (using Leaflet) in the WFS format. When I look at OSM, Mapbox etc, they use ...
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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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Open Layers, Geoserver WMS and OSM Cloudmade?

While I have some familiarity with GIS, this is my first attempt using OpenLayers. I am trying to display the following layers in Openlayers: 1) Cloudmade Base Map 2)WMS Data overlay from my ...
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Where can I set GetLegendGraphic width?

Given a wms-service, the GetCapabilities request returns a legendurl like the following: <LegendURL width="186" height="22"> If I specify a width (like below) when using GetLegendGraphic, it ...
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Recommended way for changing value in PostGIS using GeoServer

I have a map being rendered from PostGIS using GeoServer. I frequently make some edits to the map and update the new value by directly connecting to the PostGIS database and then making the changes ...
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WMS-C Google Maps v2 Android

I'm have added a map from a WMS-server in Google Maps v2 for Android using the code provided from this site: http://www.azavea.com/blogs/labs/2013/01/wms-on-android/ . The tiles are downloaded and ...
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From local tiles to WMS via Mapproxy

I have any local tiles (seed via Mapproxy) of any local area. May I configure mapproxy that I can use a local tile directory on my computer as a source and get the output then WMS ? I've already ...
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GeoServer cascading WMS, FeatureInfo is lost

I'm trying to cascade a WMS service in GeoServer (http://grb.agiv.be/geodiensten/raadpleegdiensten/GRB/wms?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS). I can view the cascaded layers just fine, but ...
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Geoserver cascading and fetching projection

I tried to use cascade of WMS from this portal in order to cache wms layers http://geoportal.dgu.hr/wms?request=GetCapabilities Native for this portal is EPSG:3765, but EPSG:31275 is also supported ...
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Geoserver, openlayers and WMS

I have millions of seismic lines to publish on a map (3,000,000+) so WFS is not really an option at a large scale. For this reason I will have to use WMS. My question is, is it possible using ...
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How to store an image in PostgreSQL and display it in an openlayers popup?

This is question regarding storing of image in PostgreSQL and display in openlayers popup through geoserver(using wms service). PostgreSQL is installed in my virtual machine. I tried to store image ...
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How to create WMS service with GeoServer?

I am trying to build first WMS service with GeoServer. I have made layer from shape and layer preview works fine. How can I open this layer with QGIS? How to do map with OpenLayers? I have tried to ...
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Query WMS for available layers using Openlayers

Is it possible to use Openlayers to return an array of available Layers on a WMS? I am attempting to allow users to add a layer.wms to a map. I would like to allow the user to view available ...
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WMS bounded overlay with OpenLayers and GeoServer

I'm trying to design a heatmap overlay bounded within four given coordinates with OpenLayers using WMS protocol to communicate with my GeoServer instance, where my data and SLD heatmap description ...
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Problem with WMS layer from SAGIS: Invalid format/can't parse XML

Can you help me the following problem: I try to load WMS layer from SAGIS (Salzburg GIS) into Qgis: http://www.salzburg.gv.at/themen/se/sagis/download.htm for example: Geoland WMS ...
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GeoServer: Receive multiple tiles from layer

Using GeoServer you can do a WMS request to receive a single PNG representation of a certain layer using something like this. ...
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How to specify one layer among many with getWMSInfo?

I am using getWMSFeatureInfo with multiple point layers. When I click on a point on map, how to specify which layer that point belongs to?
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how to get all features from a layer in openlayers?

I deal with geoserver and openlayers, i use WMS layer for displaying due to loading time is shorter than vector layer. My problem i couldn't get all features of a layer without event, For sure i ...
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QGIS WMS didn't show georeferenced tiff

I try to reference image and use them via WMS. Chouse project CRS to EPSG:900913 Add OpenStreetMap source using gdal wms <GDAL_WMS> <Service name="TMS"> ...
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esri.tasks.PrintTask won't print WMS layers hosted by non-ESRI servers

I'm using the ESRI Javascript API. My esri.Map is successfully displaying WMS layers via esri.layers.WMSLayer. Some of the WMS layers are hosted by an ArcGIS Server and some are hosted by non-ESRI ...
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WMS feed displays in ArcCatalog 9.3 but not in ArcMap 9.3

I am facing a very very weird behaviour. We used to work with a WMS feed in ArcGIS 9.3 and, since a few weeks, we are no longer able to display it. The providers of the feed informed us that they ...
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Identifying shapes in TIGERweb WMS SVG

I'm using the US Census WMS service describe here. Using code similar to that found in this example, but specifying a data format of "image/svg+xml", I've been able to get the TIGERweb WMS service to ...
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WMS getMap request with POST and XML

It's possible to make WFS queries by POSTing query as XML. Does GeoServer support this also for WMS getMap request? If yes, I'm looking for information on XML syntax for such query. Sounds like a ...
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What is CRS:84 projection?

Does anybody know is CRS:84 in WMS v.1.3.0 getCapabalities response is same projection as WGS84 (EPSG:2180)(EPSG:4326)? And is ...
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How to include WMS, WMTS and WFS services using ArcGIS for Server Silverlight Builder?

Hi I am new to arcgis for server (silverlight builder) and I am wanting to include public WFS,WMS and or WMST services in an application I'm building but I just cant seem to do it. I have read that ...
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combine between WFS and WMS

we developing a project which contains a lot of data , using WMS layers for displaying the points, Also we used WMS to return points information in a popup window , however to highlight selected point ...
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Using GIS / Map inside c# WPF

How could i create e mapping applications that displays a custom map from this URL: (Capabilties with a mapview) ...
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QGIS not rendering WMS layers

I'm a bit of newb' at GIS so be gentle with me. In Qgis I've set up a wms for the British Geological Survey: http://maps.bgs.ac.uk/ArcGIS/services/BGS_Detailed_Geology/MapServer/WMSServer? Now ...
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WMS and Quantum GIS/ArcGIS

I periodically use a nice basemap served by the Utah state government in QGIS. Recently they upgraded their server from ArcGIS Server 9.3 to ArcGIS Server 10.1. Ever since then, I can't seem to get ...