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I have a grid covering some area and roads shapefile on the map. Now I want to make a screenshot of each grid square and save it as a picture. How I can do that using qgis? I have searched for plugins but with no success. Also I have tried to use print composer but I can't do the right thing for each square.

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  • This can be done with the print Composer. What goes wrong when you try?
    – BERA
    Sep 25 '17 at 5:51
  • @BERA I want to do that automatically for whole grid. There is a lot of squares. If I use print composer I should go square by square manually.
    – user104851
    Sep 25 '17 at 6:43
  • No you can automate it using print Composer. See "Atlas generation": docs.qgis.org/2.0/en/docs/user_manual/print_composer/…
    – BERA
    Sep 25 '17 at 6:48
  • @BERA Great! Write this comment as answer on this question and I will mark it as correct.
    – user104851
    Sep 25 '17 at 6:52
  • if you need worldfile with your screenshot you should use a script as it show on this answer gis.stackexchange.com/a/210113/53945 Sep 25 '17 at 6:57
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Use the Atlas Generation feature.

Here is a good tutorial: http://www.qgistutorials.com/en/docs/automating_map_creation.html

Here are the docs: https://qgis-docs.readthedocs.io/en/latest/docs/user_manual/print_composer/atlas_generation.html

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