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

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Satellite Imagery for North America with options for different CRS

Ok, everyone I think this question has been asked before and maybe there is no answer yet. I need a satellite imagery layer of North America where I can change the projection. The OpenLayers plugin ...
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How to add any WMS layer on Google Earth Plugin in my web application?

I have a GIS application which allows user to draw features on Google Earth plugin included on my web application. Now i want to give an option of adding any wms layer on the google earth plugin if ...
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GWT-Openlayers WMS layer problem

I use GWT-Openlayers and i want to add a WMS layer to my Map. Here is the code: ... MapOptions defaultMapOptions = new MapOptions(); defaultMapOptions.setNumZoomLevels(7); //Create a ...
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Leaflet WMS Layer from arcgis server (extreme noob question)

I am very new to GIS, and find things a bit overwhelming. Please be kind and excuse my ignorance. I am trying to display a map on a website using leaflet. The map I want to display is hosted from an ...
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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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GRIB Files as Point Data or Raster in Postgres/PostGis Database and display with Geoserver

This is a conceptual question, trying to establish the best approach to the problem! I have read this post already! I want to be able to update weather data on a 2 or 3 times daily from Grib2 files ...
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Why WMS Image Repeat leaflet?

I setup wms service using mapserver, the map file is attached . I have created index page, the code is <!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="es"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8" /> ...
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SharpMap WMS - How to add labels to a map containing a VectorLayer

First, I'm new to SharpMap. I'm adding in labels for a vector layer, but for some reason the labels are not showing up. My PostGIS data is in Geographic NAD 83 and the UI is OpenLayers so am ...
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Opengeo Geoexplorer WMS source singleTile property?

I was wondering whether there is a way to control what layers should be fetched as a single tile in a GeoExplorer composer application? OpenLayers.Layer.WMS objects have a singleTile property but it ...
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How to send polygon data to wms?

I use OpenLayers and GeoServer. I can read kml file format from OpenLayers. And I want to edit this polygon in kml. So I want polygon data(polygon circle and center coordinate etc..) to GeoServer.
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How to determine the accuracy of getFeatureInfo on a WMS layer?

I have added a WMS layer to the ArcGIS Server JSAPI and am attempting to query it using getFeatureInfo when the user clicks on the map. A reproducible sample is available here. This is mostly ...
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How to run an Identify task on a WMS layer

I'm new to WMS layers, and am looking for a way to retrieve a layer's attributes when clicking on the map, using the ArcGIS Server JS API. The documentation is a bit sparse, but from this question it ...
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Converting WMS getmap request to Geotiff

I'm accessing a WMS server that doesn't provide geotiff as one of the format capabilities, but does provide PNG and KMZ. ...
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GetLegendGraphic with WMS layers in QGIS Server

I've created a project in QGIS where I've loaded some WMS layers. Now when I look at legends in QGIS Web Client, it just displays the label but not the associated color. Is it possible to have the ...
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Protect our WMS map tiles to only accessible from our site [duplicate]

We are using geoserver (2.3) to serve WMS map tiles generated from mapping data we licenced. We use leaflet on the client side to show the map (part of a ruby on rails site running on heroku). Because ...
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Geoserver optional symbology with variable substitution in SLD

I am trying to write an SLD that optionally takes a symbology for a PolygonSymbolizer and I can't work out how to do default to no symbology if the symbology env parameter is not set. I have used the ...
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Openlayers WMS url construction

I am working on an extension to openlayers to pre-cache tiles in a local websql datastore to support mapping on mobile device when connectivity is dead. I would like to pre-seed my cache with a set ...
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OpenLayers - changing layer type (wms to OSM) and WKT transformation problems

I've created the very simple tool which utilizes OpenLayers.Format.WKT with DrawFeature - polygon and ModifyFeature together, so I can create and modify, load and save polygons in/from WKT format. ...
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Is there a Python WMS client (thin client analogue of OpenLayers)?

I'm making a geoportal based on (Geo)Django 1.5, PostgreSQL 9.1 + PostGIS 2.0, QGIS MapServer and OpenStreet Map or Google Maps WMS services for the base layer. It seems like there is no problem, but ...
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How can I do feature selection on WMS layer (added JSFiddle example)

I have WMS layer with roads serverd from Geoserver (MS SQL View Layer) http://jsfiddle.net/Alophind/5pSrJ/ I want the user to be able to click on a line and "highlight" it , set it selected so he ...
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OpenLayers serving a MapServer layer: data won't display correctly without using WMS

I am trying to serve my Mapfile data as a MapServer layer in OL, rather than a WMS layer. When I display it using WMS, everything works fine. The part of the mapfile I have struggled with was ...
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Can I edit WMS layer or KML layer?

I am using Openlayers and until now i have been using OSM as background and i got points from my db (mySQL) and add them to vector layer, then i could modify them and save it back to the server. now i ...
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Is it possible to create OGC wms service based on the arcgis mxd file and data in java

We are trying to create a OGC wms using J2EE, and we know there are some opensource solution, like geoserver-wms. However most of them will use the SLD to render the data to an image. Which does not ...
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Map doesn't show anything in img file (WMS-Mapserver)

Actually in a practical Project we wanted to use OpenLayer 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 ...
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Show wms feature infos after map is rendered (OpenLayers)

I display wms features on a map and i want to see the attributes of all features after the map is loaded. I know the GetFeatureInfo request and i made examples when i clicked on a feature and than a ...
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geoserver wms issues

My WMS on a local test server was working fine with GeoExplorer but suddenly stopped working and now I don't get the LocalServer in the datasources list. I have tried reboot/restart. I tried adding ...
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What is the best practice to show GPS movements on map (Openlayers or Leaflet) using DB and Geoserver?

I have GPS unit which update the DB with Points every 10 seconds. I want to show the position in real time (as much as I can) on map using OL or Leaflet. What I did is serving the Point as Layer in ...
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How can I zoom to extenct according for dynamic WMS (coming from DB)?

I have a WMS layer that is coming from SQL View. I want to be able to zoom to extent of layer when clicking a button (view changes because data keep coming to the DB). How can I get the rectangle ...
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OpenLayers - How do I change the WMS URL in Code

I want to be able to change the url for a layer in code. The reasons is that I am implementing local caching. When local caching is Not enabled, we use 4 servers to deliver tiles to run parallel ...
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How Display WMS layer in AxMapControl?

I modify application (on c# .Net) based on arcobjects. It is a desktop application. I use object AxMapControl Map1. I can load .mxd map in it. Map1.LoadMxFile(mapName); Map1.Refresh(); Now I need ...
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MapServer: msWMSGetCapabilities(): WMS server error. WMS request not enabled

I took a look at this question/answer, and although helpful, it did not solve my issue. After spending the last couple days on this, I am confused as to why I'm getting: msWMSGetCapabilities(): WMS ...
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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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How to redraw WMS layer on OpenLayers without flickering from geoserver?

I have a WMSlayer that is updated every 10sec with new data from SQL. Whenever I redraw the layer using redraw(true) , the map screen flickers. Is there a way to do it without flickering ?
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Openlayers WMS layer always sends “EPSG:900913” as srs parameter [closed]

Why the wms layer ignoring srs parameter srs:"EPSG:4326" and always sending "EPSG:900913" as srs value..? this the code, map.projection= new OpenLayers.Projection("EPSG:4326"); var ...
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Openlayers with WMS service problem Resource interpreted as Image but transferred with MIME type application/vnd.ogc.wms_xml

I added a WMS layer var wmslayer = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS("Cities", ...
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OGC filter intersects polygon

I am trying to get a selection of points in my dataset, by selecting a polygon and returning all points inside it. I am using an OGC fiter, and currently I am testing it directly in the OpenLayers ...
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In WMS, is there a way to provide appropriate resolutions/zoom levels?

I am looking for a way to tell a wms client which zoom levels or resolutions that are appropriate for a layer. Something like ... <layer> ... <resolutions> ...
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Selection problem in WMS layer using OpenLayers

I added 4 WMS layers (three polygons and one have point geometry) from GeoServer on my webpage My requirement is: I have to select a single polygon of one wms layer using a mouse click. After the ...
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How do I add feature from WMS to a different layer in OpenLayers?

I have a WMS layer I serve from SQL View. When I GetFeatureInfo I receive JSON presentation of the feature. ...
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Is it possible to make OGC WMS/WFS look like a 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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How to run an external program on “identify” on a WMS layer?

I have a QuantumGIS project with several WMS layers. When I select one of these, the identify-function shows a windows with more information on the feature I clicked. It gets this data from the ...
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WMSGetFeatureInfo returns an empty popup

I am building a web map application using Openlayers and Geoserver. Both the application and the geoserver are hosted on amazon. I would like to include a feature info tool and am using ...
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Combined WMS request issue (one layer has black background)

We are using MATLAB to request a combined WMS from GeoServer. The request is auto-generated as this: ...
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How to dynamically change SLD style of WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?

How can I dynamically change a SLD style of a WMS layer being served by GeoServer from PostGIS?
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Cascading WMS in ArcGIS Server

Is it possible to load external wms services into ArcMap and publish them in ArcGIS Server? I have tried this and get the error that the layer type is not supported. Yours, Robert
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Layer overlay problem in Openlayers /Geoserver

Hallo I am trying to create a Web Map servise using Openlayers and Geoserver. I want Open Street Map (OSM) as back ground and that both vagar_alla and adresspt layers to be tranparent, so that it will ...
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OpenLayers Google v3 and other layers drift apart

I'm stuck. My code works with OSM, but I need it to work with Google as well. The problem is simply that Google v3 and my other layers are not playing well together at all. They don't zoom together. ...
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ESRI imagery service that is WMS Compliant

I want to use the ESRI free online imagery service http://services.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/World_Imagery/MapServer But I want a service that is WMS compliant. Is there a version of ...
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How to change selection tolerance for WMS/WFS in QGIS?

Does anyone know if there is any equal function to the selection tolerance (ArcMap) in QGIS. I have a problem activating points in my WMS/WFS. The "selection tolerance" function solves the problem in ...
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Problem with wfs layer in OpenLayers [closed]

I'm trying to add a wfs layer and it's not working. Here is full code: WebGis .legend { padding-left: 18px; } .x-tree-node-el { ...