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

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Can I use leaflet to access a WMS service published as an OpenLayers javascript API?

I would like to add this layer to a site I'm working on that uses leaflet: http://116.240.195.134/vicmapapi/UserGuide.jsp The API itself is a javascript file based on OpenLayers: ...
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Trying to use gdal_translate on WMS

I am trying to export a raster image from a WMS using gdal_translate and have not had any success. I have read http://www.gdal.org/frmt_wms.html but still no success. In my XML file, what should the ...
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Changing the SLD Repeat attribute appears to have no effect for a line label on a WMS layer

I have a WMS layer (within Geoserver) for roads, and a style defined to label these roads. I have the repeat set for the Text Symbolizer as follows <VendorOption ...
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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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json issue: GetFeatureInfo with raster images

I have succesfully typed a GetFeatureInfo request with the following structure directly into my browser: ...
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Does QGIS Server come with time dimension support (WMS, WCS)?

I wanted to know if QGIS Server allows publishing data with time dimension support, in the case of services such as WMS or WCS?. If this is possible, how can I enable this feature?. Thanks for your ...
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Legends for WMS layer on Geoserver

Is there any way to get a representation of a WMS legend in a form that isn't an image? eg XML Using an image for the website in our system will mean the text is not sharp, it doesn't resize with the ...
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Error using SLD with MapServer based WMS (GeoBC)

I'm trying to customize rendering of map tiles from a government WMS server. When I use the GetStyles WMS query to retrieve the SLD for a layer, then feed that SLD directly back in a GetMap query, ...
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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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Can not load a WMS services on QGIS

Trying to load the service http://gis.ktimanet.gr/wms/ktbasemap/default.aspx and receives the message Could not understand the response. The wms provider said: Could not get WMS capabilities: error ...
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How to Display a MapGuide WMS in QGIS Valmiera 2.2

I have no idea why my QGIS Valmiera cannot display the aerial photo via the WMS(MapGuide). The QGIS Dufour 2.0.1 & QGIS 1.8 can display the aerial photo without problem. The QGIS Valmiera can ...
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Encrypt geographic data in WFS using geoserver

I have a layer containing polygon data which is supposed to be used in Google Earth. We want the users to see the polygons without getting their coordinates. Right now I solved this using a WMS ...
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drag and drop features of a WMS service using open layers

I have a WMS service,which is a point layer.Is it possible to drag and drop features of a this service layer through openLayers?
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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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WMS: point “pointer” symbol with offset - getFeatureInfo search area slight mismatch

I'd like to ask what ways there might be to adjust a point's getFeatureInfo search area so that it matches a "pointer" (i.e slightly offset) symbol. We are running GeoServer 2.2.0 (part of an Opengeo ...
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Is it possible to change the style on a WMS layer using QGIS?

Apologies from a QGIS beginner but I have added a WMS layer of polygons to fill in the gaps of an existing data set I have. the problem is that I want all of this data to have the same style (colour ...
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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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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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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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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 o layer contain points and I added it to a map as WMS layer on OpenLayers I did a CQL filter an it's work but I'd like to zoom to the selected point when I worked with getextent or ...
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Google Maps with shapefile/WMS - get feature info problem

I've just created my first Geoserver "portal". For this I created 2 .js files. In first .js file I have Google Maps API and in the second .js file I have my shapefile. Directly from Geoserver I can ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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 WMS GetFeature Info Pop Up Not Working / Mapserver

I am new to OpenLayers and Mapserver .. I have been trying for days and am not able to make it work I want to make a Pop Up for Get Feature Info but nothing appears when i click any place This is ...
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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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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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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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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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WMS behind proxy

I have problem with some kind of WMS. It serv images like WMS but only images - no xml file on GetCapabilities - and require additional params like KEY and PERM because is behind PHP proxy. ...
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Invert axis orientation in QGIS

I'm loading two WMS layers served from GeoServer with declared srs EPSG:4326 in QGIS 2.0 in EPSG:4326. The two layers displays correctly when I zoom in to Sweden. If I display the two layers in ...
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Problems displaying reprojected WMS in QGIS 2.0.1

I'm loading a WMS layer in QGIS 2.0.1 using the coordinate reference system SWEREF99 TM EPSG:3006, a Swedish crs. The layer displays in the map but when I zoom in to Sweden using the Zoom in-button I ...
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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 ...
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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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prevent popup from appearing when clicking outside wms layer

Any help with this would be appreciated. I am projecting a WMS-layer on a map using OpenLayers and Geoserver. The next thing I want to do is to display info on any given feature in my WMS-layer in a ...
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Setup a map server that runs from USB to whatever computer it is connected?

I would like to have a USB that I can bring with me to any computer. That USB should hold a map server, so that the client computer wont need internet and avoid using OSM or Google maps or any other ...
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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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List of available online WMS services (Weather, Land Data, Place Names…)

I'm Looking for WMS services freely available to the public to overlay on my application, specifically weather and AIS information. Perhaps this is a good place to list some available online WMS ...
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Openlayers Base Layer is disappeared after adding more than 15 Overlays from Geoserver

I have developed a webmap application using Geoserver 2.4.0,Tomcat7 on Windows 2008 32bit Server. JVM Client. I have enabled GeoWebCache to speedup the map loading and configured separate directories ...
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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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Openlayers and Geoserver: OSM/Google Maps and WMS Overlay

I am experiencing projection problems with the following set up: GeoServer with ESPG:4326 based shapefiles (*.shp) OpenJump to edit my shapefiles Openlayers with EPSG:900913 base layers GeoServer ...
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OpenLayers weird problem with GoogleMaps base layer and WMS overlay

I'm trying to overlay a WMS layer over GoogleMaps base one. The WMS layer is defined like this: var catastro_layer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "WMS Catastro", ...
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What if format for Getcapabilities document

I want to add capabilities URL for cascading a layer from remote WMS in Geoserver. What will be the exact format for Getcapabilities URL ?
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popup in unrequired field/layer

I am new in webGIS. I am using WMS layer. I used ftl file in the geoserver directory and WMSGetFeatureInfo for popup required information. Every thing is ok but the popup activates even in unrequired ...
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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. ...