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I am looking for a way to get a map from QGIS into QT Designer. I have the QT Designer version that comes with QGIS, meaning i have all the standard QGIS Widget. I don´t see a map widget, but many things belonging to a map e.g. a mapScaleWidget.

How can I get a few functions and a map into QT?

I can programm a little bit of python, but I have not yet made any plugins myself, because I personally think I can´t programm good enough for that yet.

I also do not know how to install plugins.

  • Why do you want to bring a map into QT Designer? – HeikkiVesanto Jul 8 '16 at 11:05
  • I want to make a programm where you can easily view maps from QGIS. Someone has to use this map, but they have no clue what QGIS is, so i want to make it easier for them to navigate in the map. – Lucas-H Jul 8 '16 at 11:31
  • You might want to start with a bit of research. locatepress.com/ppg – HeikkiVesanto Jul 8 '16 at 11:43
  • I am sorry but i think you missunderstood. I do not have the time to learn a new programming language and i do not have the time to make my own widget. That´s why i wanted to ask if there was anything else to do. like an implemented solution. – Lucas-H Jul 8 '16 at 11:55
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You mean QgsMapCanvas?

First place somwhere QWidget. Now right click on this widget and choose "promote" (or replace, I don't remember). Set QgsMapCanvas as class name and set qgis.gui as header file. And that's all, you have a map canvas, you can display layers in this wigdet.

  • What exaclty is a QWidget? I am sorry i am relatively new to this topic. – Lucas-H Jul 8 '16 at 11:28
  • Here: i.imgur.com/ECJa9CX.png – dmh126 Jul 8 '16 at 11:58
  • Thanks! When i enter your above mentioned things, I can not seem to hit apply for some reason. Why might that be the case? – Lucas-H Jul 8 '16 at 12:04
  • Click "add" first, this class will be displayed in the table above, and than you can "apply". – dmh126 Jul 8 '16 at 12:10
  • now it worked, but it did not do anything. Is something supposed to change? – Lucas-H Jul 8 '16 at 12:20

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