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I have the problem, that my labelled roads (name of the roads) changes when I also change my scale by zooming in or out. But I want a fixed size and position of the street names independent from the scale. How can I get to this?

I know there is a possibility to set a X and Y coordinate for each label, but I have really a lot of streets and labels and I want to do this with a rule-based labelling. So in a perfect way, I just do the rule-based labelling and my street names have a fix position and size.

  • Use data-defined settings to control the label placement based on an expression. Define the X and Y coordinate with the $x and $y functions if it's a point, or x($centroid) and y($centroid) if it's a line or polygon. – csk Aug 29 at 19:18

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