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My understanding is that "coordinate capture" is "built into" QGIS 3.0 -- rather than being a plug-in. However, I can't find where to start it.

How do I navigate to that option and what do I need to do to have coordinate capture show as an icon?

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Hamp, Welcome to GIS StackExchange. The "Coordinate Capture" function is one of the core 'plugins' now. Just go to 'Plugins' on the top menu & search for 'Coordinate'. Click on 'Coordinate Capture' to display the 'Coordinate Capture' toolbar. enter image description here enter image description here

  • Thanks. One of the first things I did after installing QGIS 3.0 was to try to install the plugin "coordinate capture". In the plug-in search box I submitted "coordinate capture", but the search came up with nothing. That is when I read something about the feature being integrated into 3.0 -- lead me to look for the icon or line in a menu. Following your instructions, I again sent tothe plugin search box and found that searching for "coordinate" brings up the "coordinate capture" plugin even though searching for "coordinate capture" does not. – Hamp Jun 9 '18 at 19:42
  • Glad to help Hamp. I think you've discovered an anomaly there with the search. Please mark this question as Answered if it helped. – cm1 Jun 9 '18 at 20:10
  • Dumb question: How do I mark the question as being answered? – Hamp Jun 13 '18 at 22:17
  • Hamp, next to my answer, you just toggle the checkmark on like discussed here gis.stackexchange.com/help/someone-answers Thanks! – cm1 Jun 13 '18 at 22:34

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