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How to make multipart feature call outs start at the same point from the annotation text in QGIS3

I have a map showing multipart features and map text. The text is too large for the features so I want to use call outs but the call out lines extend from the text in what appears to be the shortest ...
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How to add Callouts to labels with PyQGIS?

My goal is to add Callouts (Manhattan type) to labels in a point layer with PyQGIS. Here is what I got so far, which basically renders the labels without the callouts: font = QgsTextFormat() font....
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Callout line positioning to polyline

I want to label multiple lines (segments) of a bike path. Every segment represents a part of the bike path which has a number and a specific measure assigned to it to meet the quality standards one ...
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Callout text not respecting space(s) between words in ArcGIS Pro Layout

I suspect that I may have inadvertently changed a setting somewhere in ArcGIS Pro 2.6.2 because when I use Callout (Sans Serif) as my Default Text Symbol any space(s) I use between words in the text I ...
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Draw label outside polygon, if it not fit's inside (MultiPolygon, QGIS)

I would like to label polygons (parts of multipolygons) inside IF the label fits completely inside, else the label should be outside with a call out. I tryed that, as you can see in the screenshot: I ...
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Can you use data defined override for QGIS label callouts to make the callout line start at the origin if map feature is moved

I love the QGIS callouts feature for labels but wanted to know if it was possible to anchor the label callout to the original feature position so that when the feature is moved the label callout is ...
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Callout lines grouping on Lables with the same name

I am using callout lines to take the label away from the point to make my maps easier to read. Running QGIS 3.4.11 I am using this expression: make_line( make_point($x, $y), make_point( "...
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Displaying dart (leader) on Callout text symbol inserted into ArcGIS Pro Layout

This procedure can be followed to see where I am stuck when trying to use the Callout (San Serif) text symbol of ArcGIS Pro: Start ArcGIS Pro 2.5.0 and create a new Project using any Template (I used ...
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Improving Maplex placement when ArcMap callouts cluttered

I use ArcMap 10.2 to produce map document containing a lot of label boxes with line callout. Sometimes, I have so many labels that leaders come very matted. Then I use Illustrator to unravel. Is it ...