Questions tagged [labeling]

Rendering values from attribute tables as text on maps near their feature. For questions about legend labels use the [legend] tag instead.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
61 views

ArcGIS Pro Key Numbering in Legend?

I'm creating a map layout. One of the layers is a point layer of villages, and because of the scale of the map and the clustering of the villages, I think the easiest way to provide the name of the ...
1
vote
1answer
29 views

Maplex label engine

I'm currently going through the GIS 20 essential skills book where I have to fix labels. I have changed the setting from simple to Maplex and now I couldn't figure out how to assign buffers to label ...
3
votes
1answer
99 views

Symbolising with one expression and labelling with another using QGIS?

Edit - I forgot that I had posted this until I was searching for information on this. I have 2 land type layers (soil, vegetation types etc), one of the layers shows the land types for entire ...
4
votes
1answer
75 views

Labeling polygons with the number of related table entries in QGIS

Using QGIS 3.6.1 I have a layer with areas and a table with entries related to the areas: A relation is defined like this: What I would like to achieve is to label the areas with the number of ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Labelling layer not from attribute fields QGIS API v2.14?

How to label vector layer with my own values that aren't stored in the attribute fields?
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Convert Large Number of labels to annotations in ArcGIS

I have Parcels counting to approximately 35000 for which I want to create feature linked annotations. But when I am ready with all the symbol and labelling properties and right click the layer to "...
1
vote
1answer
90 views

How to make labels in a fixed position for a road layer in QGIS 3.2 [duplicate]

I am working on a road layer containing hundreds of roads and want to print it out in a A2 size with all labels. I want the labels to be fixed in the original position and not depend on scaling of the ...
0
votes
1answer
440 views

Leaflet: Canvas Text Labels

I have some text labels in Leaflet which I'm building from JSON data using L.divIcon. They're looking like this: lbl_coord = feature.properties.coord; lbl_text = L.divIcon({ className: /*...*...
2
votes
2answers
221 views

Filtering out labels surrounding active feature in Atlas

Let me put it this way, if I’ve tried data-defined rendering and the common featureid expression and it’s still not working - and I think one or both options should - what basic thing could I be ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Using dynamic label to give all results in capital letters?

I need this dynamic label to give me all the results in capital letters: [dyn type="page" property="attribute" field="Predio" domainlookup="true"]
1
vote
1answer
59 views

Moving point labels on vertices inside of polygon

What I'm trying to do is to label vertices of a polygon with a number and plot that number inside the polygon. So far I extracted the vertices to a 2nd point layer. Named them correctly and plotted ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

Rule for labeling ways not being part of OSM relation in QGIS

A brief overview of what I want to achieve: Create a map showing all cross-country ski trails in a specific region with some customizations/styling on them. The data come from OpenStreetMap ...
1
vote
2answers
54 views

Calculate geographic location of point display offset in QGIS

I have a point layer in which some symbols are displayed offset from the feature's true location by a given number of millimetres. As the map's zoom changes the offset symbol's geographic location ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

Adjust label/symbol size in print composer automatically when choosing different scale for atlas

I am having trouble with my labels/symbols in the print composer and didn't find a solution here so far. I have a project with a certain area from which I have to create several layouts in the print ...
3
votes
1answer
148 views

Automatically change the labelling style depending on the visibility of each label on a layer?

I would like to show as many street name/label as possible on the print composer map, without overlapping, automatically change each label’s style, if it is necessary, depending on what is possible ...
1
vote
1answer
97 views

Saving original label position in QGIS?

Figure A Figure B If I am generating line geometry with a marker to label parcels when I use a label call-out, (attached images) how can I use the automatically defined label placement point for my ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Basing an 'ELSIF' expression on several fields

I am still fairly new to coding so please excuse what may be simple mistakes. I am working in ArcMap 10.5 and have an Overhead Conductor feature layer that I need to label based on what field (...
1
vote
4answers
320 views

How to hide individual labels in QGIS?

I enabled labels for a streets layer in my QGIS 3.6.0 project via Properties > Labels > Single labels. The following screenshot shows an example of such labeling: How can I hide individual labels if ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Label point layer with attribute of surrounding line features (QGIS 3.x)

I would like to label the points of my point layer with the name attributes of the surrounding line features. The result should be a list, with the names of all lines next to the point (f.e. 10 map ...
3
votes
1answer
155 views

Dynamically color labels in color of features (QGIS 3.x) [duplicate]

How do I dynamically color labels in the color of the labeled feature? As you can see in the screenshot, the lines are in different colors, but the labels are just in black. As I know, I have to set ...
1
vote
0answers
78 views

QGIS Duplicate Labels still appearing despite suggested changes. Do i need to do an expression?

I have one field called Streets. In Streets there are road beds with suffix as Pkwy, Street, Avenue, Expressway and so on. I also want to label some of these road beds. In Layer styling under ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Combining two arrows with one arrow that has same label name?

I have Label Manager turned on and I am working on some of the polygons that need to be shown clearly. If you have a polygon that has two labels that are the same name: Look at the word "Cincinnati"....
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Using “Elseif” “OR” “And” statement to create label from two fields

I'm an admittedly novice when it comes to scripting but I have been able to create a basic 'else if' with 'OR' expression to create a label for a fuse feature class I have constructed. I am now trying ...
2
votes
1answer
242 views

Label layer as symbol colors with QGIS 3

Is it possible to label a layer using same colors as the categorized symbology of that layer? It is possible using the Rule-based labeling, but it can be difficult for a layer with many categories ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Removing labels for deleted point features in ArcGIS Pro?

I am new to ArcGIS pro. I have a number of points on a map that have been inputted into ArcPro from a KML file. I have deleted some of the points as they aren't required but the labels for the deleted ...
0
votes
1answer
230 views

“No module named numpy” Python Error in ArcGIS Label Expression?

I have developed code to label points that pull formatting from a dictionary. I developed this code and it was working fine two weeks ago, today I try to open my map and I am now met with an error ...
1
vote
1answer
37 views

GeoServer 2.10.1 Center Justify Polygon Label Style File .xml

The Title kind of says it all. Trying to Center Justify a label of a polygon using a sld style file on Geoserver 2.10.1. Here is the code snippet followed by a screenshot of the label now. ...
1
vote
1answer
42 views

Advanced/label classes in gvSIG 2.4

New to gvSIG and trying to get SQL filters to work. I can get labels to draw for all features the same way, but when I try to define label classes with filters nothing will draw. I'm trying to label ...
0
votes
1answer
118 views

Changing legend labels in ArcGIS Desktop?

I don't know how to change legend labels using attribute table. I want to use values from "litologia" field instead of "kod". Is this even possible or do i have to switch value field in symbology ...
1
vote
0answers
38 views

Adding Label Classes to Polyline in MapInfo Pro

I want to add 2 label classes to one polyline shapefile using x,y coords. I need to add the arrival time along the line from the start (x_start & y_start) & the finishing time along the line ...
2
votes
0answers
186 views

How to write subscript or superscript labels in QGIS 3.4? [duplicate]

How to write subscript or superscript labels in QGIS 3.4? Is there any function to do it without any external involvement like Character Map or etc? I'm EXPLAINING that this is not a duplicate ...
7
votes
3answers
298 views

How to create a label containing values from different layers in QGIS

I have several layers which are stagged on each other. I need to create a label (or text-window / description, doesn't matter) which should contain values from different layers. Creating a regular ...
0
votes
2answers
130 views

Font size in DXF export QGIS

I am trying to export our Property layer to DXF but am running into issues with labels. I have tried each of the three ways that I have seen described about DXF export, and none of them work for me. ...
2
votes
1answer
117 views

Labels with leaders in QGIS

I used the following link to create labels with leaders, but since I have a polyline layer I used a different expression for the Geometry Generator: make_line( centroid($geometry), make_point("...
1
vote
0answers
14 views

Set zoom level for display features in OpenStreetMap [closed]

I´m using OpenStreetMap to show data of a specific region in Brasil. I would like to show the county names as soon I show the map, instead of in a higher level of zoom.
3
votes
2answers
44 views

Python Expression for Labeling Addresses

I am trying to create a python label expression where only the first word of the address is labeled. Additionally I only want a label to appear if it is a number not a word. I have used this script ...
1
vote
1answer
149 views

Labels overlapping annotations in ArcMap 10.6

I came across this issue regarding labels overlapping annotations in ArcMap 10.6 (picture left) where they don't overlap in 10.5 (picture right)... What am I missing? I simply opened the mxd in the ...
2
votes
1answer
91 views

In QGIS for Type Case in Labels, Rule Based Rule, the Capitalize first letter option does not work

Here are my labels untouched Now when i change to all lowercase You see that it changes However for type case i want to capitalize first letter It shows that it made it everything capitalized ...
2
votes
1answer
33 views

Problems with layer labeling QGIS standalone C++ application

mypLayer->setCustomProperty("labeling", "pal"); mypLayer->setCustomProperty("labeling/enabled", "True"); mypLayer->setCustomProperty("labeling/fontFamily", "Cantarell"); mypLayer-&...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

How to place labels for varying projects? [duplicate]

I have a data set of features in a historic landscape. So if I make a map of it at a certain scale, I then need to move the feature labels around a bit—tweak them—to make it look nice. But then if I ...
1
vote
1answer
323 views

Labeling expressions on AGOL with Arcade for certain features

I am working on a web map in AGOL for the indoor office map. I have some issues writing custom expressions with Arcade in order to label the types of rooms (office rooms) based on another attribute ...
1
vote
0answers
37 views

Create label from different fields in ArcGIS Desktop?

I want to create label like this one in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. Is there anyway to create label like this? Each data come from different field. I can create a label with box or a number with degree....
2
votes
0answers
41 views

Concatenating labels with some NULL values in QGIS? [duplicate]

I am trying to concatenate two fields into one label, where the second field sometimes has a NULL value. The first field is a numerical street address (ADR_NO) the second field is a text string (...
0
votes
2answers
47 views

Displaying of lake names similar to Google or OSM maps

This is a lake in Netherlands. Right side of the image : Points contains names of the lake (red label). I performed a spatial join between the point and polygon in order that the polygon get names ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

How to prevent labels from a vector file to overlap the raster file?

I have vector file of say Sewer lines with diameter as their labels. Against some of the sewer, georef. images are placed. While displaying all together, line labels do appear over the raster file. I ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Annotation label symbols: How to manipulate the size of the symbols themselves?

I need to change the size of my annotation label symbol in ArcMap. Upon creating the annotation feature class from my line feature class, I realized that the line feature class' Reference Scale for ...
1
vote
2answers
321 views

Google Earth Engine: Labeling polygons according to their attributes

I went through different websites and GEE Guides to find a way to label polygons. But, I could not find a solution for it. Is there anyone who knows how to label polygons based on their attribute data ...
2
votes
2answers
704 views

QGIS 2.18 QuickMapServices basemap labels shrink when exported to PDF from Print Composer

For the love of all that is good on this Earth does anyone have a fix for this? When I export my print composer map in anything greater than 120 DPI the street labels from the ESRI Transportation ...
4
votes
2answers
197 views

QGIS - How to differently colorize labels from two separate fields using color expression script?

I have 2 fields, I concatenate them [concat(to_string(field1), ' ', to_string(field2))] to show their labels side-by-side. Is it possible to colorize from "text color expression" (using some scripts) ...
14
votes
1answer
449 views

Aligning road names in a row in QGIS

I am trying to align road names in a row, or column as much as possible in QGIS. I know it can be done in Adobe Illustrator with a mapping plugin, but I don't have the $$ for that. I tried something ...