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

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What are the differences between WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS?

By looking at I do not really understand the difference of WMS, WFS, WCS, WPS. May you please explain the differences between them?
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QGIS Web Url paramater zoom / scale

I have a link for wms in QGIS Server like this: ...
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MapServer: Default spatial filter

I have MapServer setup to display data (both WMS and WFS), however I'm having a problem adding a default filter. There's is an area on the map that users should not be able to retrieve features from. ...
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How to set up a Web Map Service with QGIS?

I am very new to QGIS environment.I wanted to work with creating Web Map Service using QGIS server.Does it possible to create Web Map Service in QGIS sever? can anybody help me with resource link and ...
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CQL Filter contradiction between WFS getFeature request and WMS mergeNewParams

I am developing a web map application by using Geoserver 2.4.0. In my application, I have developed a module like Arcgis Query builder as shown below screenshot. In that, while I am using CQL ...
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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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Map text is truncated when tiles are created in tilecache

I'm using TileCache between our corporate WMS (Cadcorp Geognosis in this case) and an openlayers map, serving Ordnance Survey data at all levels from OS MiniScale right down to MasterMap Topo. It's ...
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How to import DWG file from CorelDraw to MapInfo project?

I have to make polygons of some protected areas in MapInfo. I have the WMS with the protected areas loaded into mapinfo but making polygons from the WMS will take me years. So I took the following ...
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Geoserver WMS request raster clipped with field boundary

I have recently set up GeoServer instance and uploaded raster data and a set of field boundaries. I would like to be able to select a field boundary and have the server return the portion of the ...
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[mapserver]: layer filtering with layerObj.setFilter()

I'm trying to filter a layer (using mapserver) backed by a Shapefile using layerObj.setFilter() but this doesn't seem to have any effect on the returned tile(s). Sample code: layerObj = ...
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openlayers Googlemap and custom wms

I have a custom wms server the transform for this wms is UTM and i cannot set googlemap layr for background for example my feature in wms is Iran country but googlemap background is Algeria this is ...
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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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How to load NASA JPL WMS Global Mosaic into QGIS

I was playing around with uDIG and realized that its WMS capabilities are awesome! The Global Mosaic perfectly fits a map I created! However, I was planning to use the WMS layer as an orientation for ...
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Simple WMS server

Is there a way to implement a WMS server using only php or python cgi and mysql? I can't use geoserver or mapserver and postgres and any other software as they are not provided by the administrator.
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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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Leaflet wms offset on zoom out

I have Leaflet map with base layer (epsg4326) and wms layer of gps point (also epsg4326). I've noticed when I zoom out , the gps point offset to the left. Any idea why it happens ? Here you can see ...
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Is there a Python Lib for requesting WMS/WFS and saving as image/PDF?

i am wondering whether there's Python open-source GIS lib which has APIs to support call WMS/WFS from another GIS server (e.g., GeoServer) and then save the response data(WMS Basemap and WFS layer) as ...
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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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add cookies in WMS request

I need to add a cookie in each WMS request. i tried to do something like this but i don't think this is the right way. getURL : function(bounds) { var requestString = ...
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Unable to view a wms layer in QGIS cpp aplication

I am a newbie in QGIS c++ programming, and I am trying to load a raster file from a WMS and display it. The image I want to display can be obtained from this url ...
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OpenLayers - feaures from WMSGetFeatureInfo are not shown on layer (but they exists)

I have a project with google as base layer and geoserver serving WMS layers (structures - multipolygons) that are in EPSG:2039 The layers are showing fine on google base layer (I guess OL re-project ...
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While developing stage, Is Proxy.cgi required to get Openlayers WMSGetFeatureInfo?

I have published the data in Geoserver (Tomcat and OS Ubuntu) and I am developing a map application in my local machine (OS windows xp) using asp.net. In my application, I can get WMS feature ...
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Is it possible to connect to FEMA's WMS and WFS using QGIS?

I have just found out about the wonderful world of WMS and WFS. I have added the FEMA versions of both to QGIS. WMS and WFS. The WMS seems to connect and adds something to QGIS, yet it is not visible. ...
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QGIS Server loads only one .qgs project file

I installed QGIS Server in WinXP via OSGeo4W and runs great. But the problem is, it loads only one .qgs project file. I restarted Apache but it is same. I use QGIS 1.9 default WMS client. I noticed ...
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Does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied Style (SLD)?

As the title says, does WMS GetFeatureInfo takes into account the applied style to a layer? For example I have layer of all US States and I applied the following SLD: <PropertyIsEqualTo> ...
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Geoserver: WFS/WMS query by month on Date datatype

I have a GeoServer running, using a Postgis database as storage for a workspace with a few different layers. These layers are accessible through WMS or WFS. One of the variables in this database is ...
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Retrieve WMS service from GeoWebCache with OpenLayers

Ok guys, here we go ! For my needs, I basically added a standalone version of GeoWebCache. After some configuration, the GeoWebCache retrieve the data from GeoServer using Capabilities. Now, in my ...
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Why are the colors of my WMS layer messed up in QGIS?

I have a raster image on my computer, and I used it to test some geoserver features. (I'll upload images to show you what the problem looks like) I have the same raster, but transferred by wms. And ...
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ArcCatalog Error Adding WMS Server

When I tried to add a wms server in ArcCatalog, the following message came up: "The URL you passed in uses a protocol that is not supported." . The WMS Server is the following ...
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Geoportal resource URL to Geoserver does not show Preview link in search result

I have a Geoportal catalog entry with a resource URL like: http://data.ilri.org:8080/geoserver/nurc/Arc_Sample/wms?request=getcapabilities However the preview link is not shown in the search ...
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WorldWind Geoserver Tiled Image Layer level of detail

I've got GeoServer hosting an imagemosaic layer, and i'm trying to view it in WorldWind (WWJ). I'm using the below xml config file, and it sort of works. the issue is it doesn't seem to download tiles ...
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WMS orthophotos not visible on screen

Using QGIS on Windows XP based desktop. I have been loading orthophotos from a WMS server up to yesterday morning. Today QGIS correctly connects to the server and apparently loads some bytes, however ...
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Can I specify an external WMS service with THREDDS?

I know that when you use THREDDS, you can specify the internal ncWMS-based WMS service thusly at the top of your catalog: <service name="wms" serviceType="WMS" base="/thredds/wms/"/> The ...
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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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OGC Compliance Test for GeoServer WMS 1.1

I have installed OpenGeo Suite and using GeoServer installed under this suite. Now i want to get OGC Compliance Certificate for WMS. For the same.. I have also import the cite data in GeoServer. Now ...
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Openlayers vector layer with WFS protocol not refreshed properly after Insert,Update and Delete operations

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. Everything is working fine except the refresh function of wfs vector layer. Refresh function with force ture option ...
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GeoServer , select feature , highlight it , and export it to PNG

Like any GIS Web application , You need to provide a facility to print a report with a part of map , and specially the position of a given ParcelID on the map with different zooms .. I have GeoServer ...
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Loading WMS Tiles on Android using Google maps v2

I'm using Google Maps v2 to display tiles from a wms. I referred this site. Problem in loading tiles, tiles are loading multiple times i dont konw y? Can any1 help me. Here is my code package ...
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OGC WMS Validation

We're trying to validate our WMS server with OGC standards,to do so OGC has a test page available. Here,only stacked on a single error wms:profiles-basic-1 (View Details): Failed When we look ...
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Change coordinate system of a WMS service

I have a WMS service that is projected to UTM/SAD-69. My workspace is in WGS-84 with no projection. I want to change the coordinate system of my WMS service. Is it possible in ArcMap 10.0? The wms ...
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Openlayers map projection not working while saving the features into PostGis

In my web map application, I have added the wfs vector layer for feature editing. There is no issue When I save the feature in postgis after editing. But when I refresh the wfs layer, its showing the ...
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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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MapServer / OpenLayers: Is there a limit of 16 zoom levels?

I set up a MapServer (WMS) with a raster basemap like this (Mapfile): MAP PROJECTION "init=epsg:900913" END WEB METADATA "wms_title" "mymap" "wms_srs" "epsg:900913" END ...
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geoserver wms layer is very slow

I am using open-layers to display a map and I have vectors layer with some features that I'm loading with ajax from MySql, and I'm using geoserver to load all the background from shp files(like ...
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OpenLayers: Properly use a WMS layer to display a TMS layer from a different server

I have two servers: the first server is 177 and that has a html file with the TMS layer. We will call this tms_layer.html and it has your init function with this in there: var tmsoverlay = new ...
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WMS Problem in ArcGIS Server 10.1

I have created a WMS service for big tile map. ( I'm using ArcGIS Server 10.1) Because I don't have enough space in C drive, I create another folder in another drive and copied tile image to that ...
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MySQL with geoserver

I am storing all my features in mysql db and I am getting them with ajax and adding to the openlayers map. Now I have to many features and it's taking a lot of time to get all of them and adding them, ...
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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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GetFeatureInfo on ArcGIS Web Service

I am attempting to call do a GetFeatureInfo request on it a counties layer which is stored withing ArcSDE and hosted via ArcGIS Server 10. The request looks like WMS GetFeatureInfo Request The ...
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How to configure Geoserver WMS to make it printable from QGIS/ArcGIS?

I have installed geoserver 2.3.1 - I am using this to create a WMS of some data held in PostGIS. I can view the WMS in QGIS and ArcGIS, but it won't print from ArcGIS (blank sheet) and in QGIS I get ...