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I would like to show arrowheads in the endings of every drawn linestring. Is it possible in QGIS?

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I have been trying to use a marker line but repeats all de arroheads all over the line, it is not restricted to the ends:

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For 2.16 and up
See @nagib 's answer.

Before 2.16
As pointed out by @underdark, you have to use a marker for the end line with a rotation of 90° if you use a triangle. For the start line you need to add another marker, this one rotated 270°: enter image description here

If you do not want your arrows to point further than the end of the line, you can add an offset.

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QGIS 2.16. version has the option to make the arrows, like this. enter image description here enter image description here enter image description here

  • Could I have an arrowhead only at the end of a polyline? I can only find the checkbox „Repeat arrow on each segment“. When I turn it off, the arrow goes from the first point on the line to the last, ignoring the course of the line. – Florian Jenn Sep 20 '18 at 7:20
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    The line must be polyline, then select Head type, single or single reversed – nagib Sep 20 '18 at 12:45
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You could use the Arrows plugin which produces arrows like this:

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