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

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How to debug GeoServer HTTP response code: 400?

We are using opengeo 2.4.3, and trying to open some layers with GeoServer through WMS. The different layers in the WMS file are detected, but when doing 'layer preview', we get the following error: ...
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How to import Query form in gxp app.js file

I am using suite sdk for developing web mapping application for my own layer. I am using geoserver for publishing the layer which are created in QGIS and stored in PostGIS database. I am getting ...
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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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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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Is there a tutorial explaining the basics of WMS?

I'm building some software that needs to download satellite map images to display behind some survey charts. I understand that, to download these images, I need access to a Web Map Service. The only ...
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Making OGC WMS/WFS look like ArcGIS Server layer, including functionality?

Esri contacted me about this question. After a good talk the conclusion was that it is not wise to build a wrapper around WMS/WFS because of possible changes to the REST interface of ArcGIS Online ...
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Clipping WMS in region using ArcGIS for Desktop? [closed]

Is it possible to open a wms in arcgis and then to cut it in a small region (20km * 20km) which i want and finally i make a tiff file?
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ArcGIS 10 arcpy to add a WMS Service to MXD

I want to batch insert WMS layer to my arcmap MXD project with python/arcpy script. Some issues has been unanserwed, here my "state of art": ESRI IDEAS ESRI GeoNet community #1 ESRI GeoNet ...
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How to access secured wms server in leaflet?

I browsed regarding this question and I couldn't find any better solution.This link has some information for openlayer but not for leaflet.How to access secured wms via leaflet in java script?Do I ...
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Loading WMS layer from USGS WMS server using Leaflet?

I am trying to load wms layer using leaflet from usgs wms server but I am getting an empty image. I have gone through Problem loading WMS layer from external server in Leaflet link but it doesn't ...
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Loading WMS layer from external server in Leaflet?

I'm trying to use the WMS service documented here in a leaflet map. The documentation shows an example for openlayers: var wms = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "Population Density", ...
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Mapserver / Default to a GetCapabilities version if not set

We have some users with a legacy client that does not use the "version" parameter in the GetCapabilities request. However they cannot handle WMS 1.3.0 (and the CRS parameter) yet, which our ...
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WMS or WFS for selecting features and show attributes?

I am beginner in MapServer and Openlayers. I want to be able to select features and show their attributes by user click. I don't need to edit any feature. I know this is possible with WFS, but ...
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How to print various wms layers of geoserver dynamically?

i want to print various layers of Geoserver dynamically.the printing code should extract all the layers present in geoserver. the user may some times add or remove the layers therefore the print ...
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Map doesn't show anything in img file (WMS-Mapserver)

In a Project we wanted to use OpenLayers and MapServer to display our data using WMS, but we can't find a proper srs or EPSG code. One of the ITC students said, we have to change our MapServer ...
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OpenLayers2 with differnt projection is giving blank page

I have copied the full code. the code does not give any exception but nothing comes on browser. This code works with EPSG:4326. Is it the correct way to define projection? function init() { ...
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How /or what QGSI plugin do I use to open these layers? (they seem to be served by Geoserver) [duplicate]

I'm new to this field. I'm trying to open in QGIS the layers that are provided in this page: http://geoportal.asig.gov.al/(X(1)S(j2y2e0qp4wnyij4q2lvko2wt))/en/InfoandServices.aspx?lang=EN. (each ...
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Geoserver Training Material Error - Installing WPS and wms-eo plugin

I have installed Geoserver training package from geo-solutions. Following this link - Tutorial from geo solutions Works perfectly. Though when I am trying to add Web Processing Service (WPS) ...
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Creating a Grid View of WMS Capabilities with GeoExt

i have some data stored in geoserver, i want to create a simple WMS browser, calling data from geoserver and show it in a grid. the web page becomes white i think i have problem with my code ` ...
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Connecting to WMTS of GeoServer from QGIS?

I am trying to configure a WMTS using the version 2.5.2 of Geoserver. It seems to be quite straightforward. The problem comes when I try to connect to the WMTS using QGIS 2.6.0. I have access to the ...
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WMTS layer from QGIS server

Has anyone considered creating an OGC WMTS service directly from QGIS? Like we can do with qgis server wms but calculating tiles server side before putting these online. Generating the OGC WMTS ...
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Publishing map services in GeoServer like ArcGIS for Server does?

I was working with arcgis platform, but now I am working with geoserver for a project. Argis server publishes the MapServers and FeatureLayers under mapservers. For exapmle: Sample Demographic ...
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Securing WMS against unauthorized access?

In a project the customer wants the images of the WMS to be secured against unauthorized access. What are the common solutions to realize that? Are they compatible with the OGC-standards?
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Can I use “Web Map Service Module” and “Web Feature Service Module” of Geoserver in my project?

I'm developing a GIS application with java Spring Framework and GeoTools library. I have some vector layer. I want to get this layers with wms and wfs protocols. I've downloaded geoserver code. It ...
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Integrating application security with GeoServer security?

I'm going to develop a map server with my own logic and entities. It will have a Postgres database, user management, specific layers with certain types, WFS, WMS, etc. I'm going to use springframework ...
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Raster image display in a MapServer WMS

I am trying to display raster image using MapServer but it is not displaying anything, page is blank My map file code is: MAP NAME "ny_pop" SHAPEPATH "C:\ms4w\apps\webgis\mpgaps" EXTENT ...
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How to map is not repeated in WMS?

I have mapfile MAP NAME "MapChiTieuDau" EXTENT 779275 2222000 788430 2233835 SIZE 800 800 UNITS dd STATUS ON IMAGETYPE PNG SHAPEPATH ...
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Placing GeoServer WMS layer within OpenLayers 3

I have the following basic OpenLayers 3 code that opens a OSM background mapping and this works fine: <!doctype html> <html> <head> <title>Hello PMS</title> ...
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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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How to add legend heading to a map layer in QGIS/ geoserver?

I am trying to publish some layers in QGIS (version 2.14.0 Essen) to create WMS in geoserver. In ArcMap I can define legend heading . I have not encounter any option in QGIS. Since I am learning ...
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Geoserver WMS raster too dark when zoomed out

I'm publishing raster data (3 band geotiff) with Geoserver (for the first time). When i look at the unpublished raster data in QGIS im seeing: But when i look at the published WMS it appear very ...
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Geoserver Services not available after restart

After editing my security settings (data & service security + creating users) my geoserver crashed and I restarted the server. Now the layers from any workspace cannot be loaded (using my OL3 ...
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Is there a way to use wms like a tiled map service in sharpmap?

In sharpmap , is it possible to load a default wms like a tiled map service? I was able to use a WMS but currently it loads the map as a single image. I desire a behavior like OpenLayers 3. Edit: ...
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Which Image format is recommended/ best for geoserver raster wms services?

I have very high resolution image of vast area(true color RGB bands). I am planning to to reduce the image size by reducing it to 16 bits (or less). which image format is best for performance point of ...
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Using WMS in ArcGIS Viewer for Flex?

These days i am trying to develop web map using FOSS software. I have a WMS in GeoServer but it does not view in ArcGIS Viewer for Flex. Can you give me XML code for it? This is my WMS. ...
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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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Custom Styling OpenStreetMap without needing to host it yourself

I know it's possible to edit the way in which OpenStreetMap display, with CSS-like (like MapCSS) stylesheets. Is possible to do this without having to host your own tile server?
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Load WMS with PyQGIS

I have installed QGIS server on Ubuntu 14.04 which serves WMS. Connection uses https and basic auth. URL is https://my.awesome.url:8090/cgi-bin/project1/qgis_mapserv.fcgi I can connect with QGIS and ...
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Can you limit WMS support on Geoserver or set the default?

We are updating our Geoserver version and I've found that WMS 1.3.0 is now supported and it's set as the default from Geoserver. We've only been using 1.1.1 and don't find any reason to offer support ...
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Data source for 3D buildings (germany) [duplicate]

I'm searching for a data base or webservice, that provides buildings at a level of detail (LOD) of cuboid (length,width,height) or roof, corners, etc or better. The area should cover germany. ...
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Harvesting a WMS with GeoNetwork

I want to harvest from a WMS service like https://nsdiindia.gov.in/nsdi-portal/index.jsp in my geonetwork node and for which I am providing the details as given in the documentation but I am getting ...
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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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Georeferencing Raster automatically fails

While trying to auto register a raster image in georeferencing - using a wms raster layer as reference - I get the simple error message "Failed to auto register". Thereby the Link Table remains empty. ...
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Removing WMS layers from mxds using ArcPy?

I'm trying to remove WMS layers from an mxd using arcpy. I can successfully remove "MapServer" type services using the below code, but not WMS? Here is an example mxd (zipped) with two different WMS ...
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Does the a wms layer in openlayers have “maxfeatures” option?

Does the a wms layer in openlayers have "maxfeatures" option? I'm asking this because my wms layer contains allot of points ( > 100.000). When zoomed in I don't want the rest of the features (not ...
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How to getfeatureinfo results in a column than a row from geoserver postgis openlayers

Below is a snippet of a code I modified from openlayers. Basically, I click on a wms map and data from postgis is queried by geoserver and served on a single row table. There are 11 variables in the ...
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WMS for Active Fire Data from NASA site - Can't connect

I am trying to connect to the WMS service of the Active Fire Data that NASA provides. This is the site: https://firms.modaps.eosdis.nasa.gov/web-services/#firms-wms where I get the links from. My ...
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How to (programmatically) determine if a WMS endpoint belongs to a GeoServer?

Given a WMS endpoint URL (and the ability to make calls to it), what is a reliable way to work out whether it is a GeoServer, ArcGIS Server, or something else? The reason we want to know is due to ...
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How to add WMS legend in leaflet from Geoserver?

Can anyone explain me how I can include a legend within the layer control for any individual WMS layers in leaflet? The wms service works fine. I just want assign the symbol label to each layer of ...