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

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How to make transparent WMS vector background in QGIS?

I have a WMS vector layer added to QGIS desktop. But the background is not transparent - it is white. How to change that? When I add this WMS to ArcGIS - all is just fine. Here is the WMS link: ...
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why use geoserver layername workspace prefix?

I am using openlayers to consume geoserver. I have created a geoserver WMS layer and preview it. var tiled = new OpenLayers.Layer.WMS( "GIS:pipelines - Tiled", ...
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Reading a EPSG:4326 WMS layer into a Web-Mercator OpenLayers 3 map

I'm a bit stumped trying to read a EPSG:4326 WMS into a OpenLayers 3 project that's using the default 3857 (Web Mercator) projection. I'm trying to pull a WMS layer that only supports EPSG:4326, but ...
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Problem with WFS-T save strategy in Openlayers

In my web map application, I have added the editable wfs vector layer for feature editing. But in save strategy method, Insert and Update Geometry is working fine.But Update Attributes is not saved in ...
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How to specify precision of a float in a mapserver template?

This GetFeatureInfo query will give you this result: Evaporation = 1.0149659 mm The template that produces the result is this: <!-- mapserver template --> [metadata_variable_name] = ...
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How to deactivate Vector Selection In OpenLayers wms features

This is my sample code and work fine :), But I have a little problem, I'm using multiple layers (WMS), when I zoom the layer will be shown or hidden. In my example bellow when OpenLayers level zoom ...
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How to pre-render map tiles

I'm looking for a mechanism/mechanisms where by I can pre-render my own map tiles and then server them up to the client through OGC WMTS service. There are numerous ways I have searched on the web ...
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Openlayers request header is not going to server

I have created a Proxy script on my server. This Proxy script is standing between client and geoserver. But Proxy requires Authorize header from user. Openlayers application will send requests to ...
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Web map viewer for QGIS Server and PostGIS

I have succesfully installed and configured QGIS Server. I tried WMS and WFS via QGIS Desktop and it works perfectly. Now i am looking for a web map viewer to display (only read (WMS viewer i ...
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WMS GetfearureInfo popup not getting

I am new to openlayers, used this link to get feature information of WMS layer of geoserver. If I clicked on any feature its continuously loading not displaying any popup. Can any one please help me ...
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Publish a Leaflet map with vector overlay on a WMS server (e.g. GeoServer)

Is it possible to set up a WMS server (I am a bit familiar with GeoServer so this would be my preferred option but of course I'm open to learn something new...) that publishes an instance of a Leaflet ...
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Leafletjs popups in iframe not working in IE11

I am not a programmer and understand very little of what I'm doing. Any help is much appreciated. This is my leafletjs iframe in a wordpress blog: http://www.kemeling-consulting.com/cresh-map-viewer/ ...
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How to add spatial reference ESRI:102100 as a custom CRS to Geoserver?

I've been struggling with this for over a week. I'm using the ArcGIS Javascript API to create a basic map application, and I'm trying to add a WMS layer from my geoserver to this application. The ...
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WMS weather data for Europe

I am looking for a source of weather data for Europe. I use http://mesonet.agron.iastate.edu/cgi-bin/wms/goes/conus_vis.cgi? and http://mesonet.agron.iastate.edu/cgi-bin/wms/nexrad/n0r.cgi? for the ...
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Send query to ArcGIS REST from OpenLayers app

I am using OpenLayers application and sending WMS query to my geoserver. My polygon is sending to server and gets intersected features. var feature = Mypolygon; var filter = new ...
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Is there a web page where I can test a WMS URL?

I am using JMP 9, which supports WMS maps (as a client), but it doesn't seem to be working now. Is there a web based, or small install GIS client on which I can test a WMS URL? [To clarify, I was ...
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Preserving styles when going from KML to WMS

I'm currently losing styling information somewhere along my chain of applications: KML -> ArcGIS Layer (via ArcGIS Desktop) ArcGIS .gdb -> PostGIS via ogr2ogr PostGIS -> GeoServer GeoServer ...
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WMS server with CORS enabled?

Consider this question here. Many servers do not set CORS headers correctly. As I recover here, even esri does not do so, but bing does. That begs for the question, what are some WMS servers that ...
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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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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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How does ArcGIS Desktop recognize WMS CRS?

I'm using ArcGIS Desktop 10 and working on a WMS service with Mars data. Currently the GetCapabilities shows <SRS>EPSG:4326</SRS>. I assume ArcGIS 10 reads this and therefore the WMS has ...
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Getting WFS when click on parcel

When i open some page, i want to show only WMS layers. When clicking on some parcel, as response, it should call WFS, and show information of that parcel, and only that one. How can i manage that with ...
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Mapserver WMS, features clipped and positioned

How can I prevent features being clipped at tile boundaries in an WMS layer as per the picture The arrow and line segments are being clipped when viewed in openlayers as a WMS layer. The map file ...
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Creating slippy map from large shapefiles?

I am trying to create a map of the UK based on a number of open data sources (Ordnance Survey Open Data, OSM, some CSV files etc). My end goal is to create a map of the whole of the UK that I can ...
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getFeatureInfo in WMS using a box?

I'm using this WMS service http://www.cartografiarl.regione.liguria.it/mapfiles/repertoriocartografico/LAVORIINCORSO/1633.asp?REQUEST=GetCapabilities&SERVICE=WMS&VERSION=1.3 I can query it ...
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GeoServer WMS / WMTS with Mapnik rendering backend

I am going to migrate our current TileCache WMS-T server to a current and up to date GeoServer / GeoWebCache product. We use Mapnik as our rendering back end and I would love to keep it this way. I ...
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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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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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How to add individual layer of WMS group layer to ArcMap?

I am attempting to add a single WMS layer that is part of a WMS service group layer. I am writing code to do this using ArcObjects in C# .Net. So far I have been unsuccessful. I can either only add ...
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WMS - Export Retrieved XML Data

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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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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Examples of config.yaml for printing

I've been reading this, I wonder if there are config.yaml nice examples available to take a look at them. I'd appreciate if some web links for the examples or output images can be provided for this, ...
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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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Can't open pdf hyperlink with Identify Tool in WMS?

I'm trying to open a PDF hyperlink in WMS Layer but when i click on hyperlink it opens a blank new window called qgis-bin. If i put that direction in a web browser it downloads pdf file without ...
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Live Updating Map With Large Dataset

I need to be able to display a map on a webpage with multiple layers of squares and points, possibly up to 10,000 objects per layer. There could be up to maybe 20 layers, but having move than a ...
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Openlayers FramedCloud popup appears in the wrong location

I have an application that is using OpenLayers 2.13.1. It is utilizing a bing basemap and overlaying WMS layers. I am using a FramedCloud popup. I would like the popup to appear where the user clicked ...
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How do I generate a WorldWind importable image file with a transparent background using an SLD file with PointSymbolizers on Geoserver?

I've been tasked with visualizing a few types of metoc data onto Worldwind based on .grib files. I'm VERY new to the GIS world and I'm just beginning to figure out how a lot of these pieces go ...
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Setting Scale Dependent Visibility for WMS in PyQGIS

This code imports 'MiniScale' mapping from my WMS miniScale = ...
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How To Add A Watermark on Mapping/WMS Services 10.3?

In Geoserver you can add a watermark to your service. Any thoughts on how I can do this on a mapping or WMS service via ArcServer 10.3?
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How to change layer transparency of wms layer in arcgis android sdk

I wish to overlay a transparent WMS layer onto a basemap in arcgis android. Here is my code snippet. It loads only the BaseMap but not the WMS layer, i tried on Online Arcgis and it works. public ...
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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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WMS layer connected to SQL database

It is possible to connect a WMS layer to a SQL database or other type of database? Example: I have created an application with Geoserver and OpenLayers. Now I can see the data from attribute table. ...
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ArcGIS Server WMS URL Syntax Incorrect

Having a strange issue consuming WMS services hosted on ArcGIS Server 10.3. When the service is cached in ESRI's compact format, the request fails with HTTP 400. In exploded format, it works ...
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Geoserver 2.1.3 no GetFeatureInfo-Response when multiple Features found on same location within same layer

I have a Geoserver postgis layer with multiple point features on the same location. GetFeatureInfo returns results when only one feature is found. But Geoserver returns nothing (empty html) when ...
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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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List of Map Service Software

I am curious as to what GIS server software is out there. I have used a few different ones and am building a list of them. If you know of any others please mention it below because I would like to ...
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Pixel based transparency or “Lighten” on geoserver

This is similar but different from this question. I'd like to statically assign a transparency of one raster based on another raster. For example, say I had a raster of aspect in a spectral gradient ...
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WMS Compact Cached Service NOT Drawing?

I have two services, one a compact cached service the other an exploded cached service. Both are from the same data source, have the same publishing parameters (minus compact/exploded), and were ...
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WMS render geotiff as a small image

My Geoserver 2.2.4 was stop working suddenly so i made a backup of Dir folder and install Geoserver 2.3.5 and replaced workspace folder with new one. Now all shapefiles is rendering correctly but ...
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Debugging a MapCache / MapServer error

I'm trying to resolve an error when accessing a MapServer layer via MapCache and would really appreciate any help on what's going wrong. I'll add excerpt of the relevant files below, but the basic ...