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OpenStreetMap, Google Maps, Bing Maps layers and more basemaps for qgis

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QGIS - digitising polyline on Google maps base

I'm displaying a Google Street map via the Openlayers plugin and hand-digitising a route to find out its length. As I pan the map the digitized line keeps shifting slightly on the basemap. I'm using ...
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Where to get OpenLayers plugin compatible with QGIS 2.14?

I'm trying to download OpenLayers Plugin - 1.1.0 from http://plugins.qgis.org/plugins/plugins.xml but I'm getting something like this in settings Where can I get an OpenLayers plugin compatible ...
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Map Scale No Longer working [closed]

I am not sure what happened between where I was working last week and what I am seeing this week. It may be that QGIS updated without my knowledge, but I am not sure because I think the version is ...
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Displaying points on OpenLayers with correct CRS

I have previously used QGIS but not for a while. I just installed 2.14 (Essen) and the OpenLayers plugin. I want to display a basic csv of thousands of points (mostly in USA) each with a latitude ...
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Using OpenLayers plugin Python? [duplicate]

I am having problems opening the OpenLayers plugin (any of them). It seems to be a Python error. I have searched around in previous questions to find something, but none of the solutions I came ...
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How to Align Vector Layer on QGIS cloud Imageries for Printing [duplicate]

I noticed a weird problem every time I save maps with either Bing or Google Imageries from QGIS Cloud. The vector features all align perfectly well on the map canvas and even on print composer. But ...
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How to remove points from Google Streets in QGIS?

I'm working on a map that has already some points directly from the map. For example: 'Birdland Golf and Country Club' Is there any solution to remove it from my map? I only need roads, towns and ...
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OpenLayers plugin not loading in QGIS 2.16.3 in OS X.

I get this error whenever I try to open any map through OpenLayers plugin. Please help! I have tried searching online for the solution but could not find any or rather could not figure out much.
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QGIS OpenLayers Plugin not showing [closed]

I have the OpenLayers plugin on my computer (user/.../plugins), but it does not show when I open the plugins dialogue box. How do I get it to show in the plugins menu?
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Loading Multiple CSV Files into QGIS 2.10

How can I load multiple CSV files into QGIS with Longitude/Latitude already included in it. I downloaded the "Load Them All" plug-in, however, the result loaded was converted as text files and cannot ...
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How can I control the zoom level of an OpenLayers layer in QGIS?

When you go to a web map, the map server serves a set of tiles that control the detail displayed and the font size of feature labels based on the zoom level. I am using the QGIS OpenLayers plugin to ...
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National grid and OpenLayers do not match [duplicate]

I have points in a txt file with lon, lat and elevation. The CRS is the National Grid of my country (metric system). However, when I add them in QGIS and then try to lay over them a map from ...
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How to identify features in an OpenStreetMap layer in QGIS 2.16?

I want identify features in a OSM layer. I saw this tool here OSM Feature widget Where I can find it? Is still in use or is there another option?
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How to lock the layers into the same location reference

I'm obviously very confused here. So I am using Google Maps as a base layer, as I want to get my new shapes in the right place for a map. Google Maps doesn't seem to allow me to zoom in particularly ...
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ArcIMS equivalent in QGIS for adding images from external client

I am looking to add some images to the QGIS map canvas from an external server. My client has provided their server URL to access their data (with password credentials). The instructions to access the ...
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OpenLayers plugin displays OSM in infra-red

In QGIS, I try to add OpenStreetMap as a base layer with OpenLayers plugin > OpenStreetMap > OpenStreetMap but it only displays in infra-red. Is there a way to solve this? The Apple maps base ...
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Vector and OpenLayers rendering problem [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to QGIS (2.14.3) and am half way between singing its praises and hitting my head against the desk. I've been having a particularly vexing problem recently with a map I've created. In ...
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Where is the forest field in openlayers plugin on Qgis? [closed]

I am mapping out a region in my community and there is a vast forest area (I identified it from the openstreetmaponline map) and I will like to extract the shapefile polygon vector, but I don't know ...
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QGIS world imagery does not repeat itself

Is it possible to make raster imagery from a service like OSM repeat itself like google maps does? I want to create a map of the world that shows Australia at the center, but the imagery stops at new ...
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QGIS Essen ruler problems with EPSG:3857

I am using QGIS version 2.14.3-Essen. I am pretty new to this so bear with me. I have 3 layers: one of river polygons in MN, one of lakes, and the last an OpenLayers plugin of Google Satellite. I am ...
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Click to copy coordinates From QGIS

I have a created some point data using CRS ESPG:4326 and added Google base map from OpenLayers plugin. While adding the Google Maps imagery I have changed CRS to ESPG:3857 in project properties. ...
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OSM data appear in very low quality in QGIS

This is my first map creation attempt in QGIS 2.8.2. I am having trouble in making it look good though with OpenStreetMap (OSM) street map data in particular. I import data via Web>OpenLayers ...
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OpenLayers Plugin QGIS Essen 2.14.3 defect?

I'm using QGIS Essen 2.14.3 for analysing gpx-routes. After installing the latest Version, it is not possible to install "OpenLayers-Plugin". Python says: "module" object has no attribute "wkbCurve". ...
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QGIS 2.14.3. positioning gap between OpenLayers layer and aerial image

When I add aerial images from a recent survey (delivered in EPSG:31468, DHDN_3_Degree_Gauss_Zone_4) to an empty project together with an OpenLayers OSM layer I'm facing a strange positioning issue. I ...
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OpenLayers-plugin error after installing update

After installing an update for the OpenLayers-plugin today, this plugin does not work any longer. Reinstalling did not function neither with QGIS 2.12.0-Lyon nor with QGIS 2.14.1 ESSEN. Following ...
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OpenLayers Plugin error: Google [duplicate]

I've seen other related questions concerning this issue, but I can't figure it out. QGIS doesn't show me Google Layers from the OpenLayers Plugin, and the following message comes out: This page was ...
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Resolving Java script Alert that This page was unable to display Google Maps element?

Whenever I try to load the Google Hybrid layer on QGIS 1.8.0 and 2.0.1, I get this error: This page was unable to display a Google Maps element. Please contact the site administrator. If you are ...
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Set scale level of background map (QGIS)

Is there a way to set the scale of the background map in QGIS? I'm importing a background map from MapQuest via the OpenLayers plugin. I'm creating an overview Map of a whole city, so it is not ...
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How to get OpenLayers Plugin to render base maps at a large scale i.e. 1:1000 or larger?

Am I the only one with this problem? You have a nice OpenLayers base map and get ready to digitize vegetation at a very high resolution but as soon as you zoom in, OpenLayers fails to render the base ...
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OpenLayers Google Satellite plugin datum error

I import NAD83 latitude/longitude data (EPSG 4269), and the coordinate values displayed are correct. I enable on-the-fly (OTF), then import Google Satellite data, which is automatically WGS84 Pseudo ...
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Getting village map into correct place on OpenStreetMap raster background?

Can anyone tell me the steps to display my village map (as a tif/tfw pair of files) over an OSM raster layer (from the OpenLayers plugin) in QGIS? Because every time I try my village ends up in the ...
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QGIS Google Hybrid layer error [duplicate]

The Google hybrid layer from the OpenLayers Plugin is no longer working for any of our maps. It's gone completely blank, and uninstalling and reinstalling the plugin hasn't resolved the issue. Has ...
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Can I consider QGIS OpenLayers basemaps as WMSs?

I am writing a manuscript about QGIS, and I categorized the data types into 3 classes according to popularity (raster, vector, web-data). Then I separated web-data to WMS and WFS. Under the heading ...
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How to quickly change EPSG in QGIS (Openlayers; 4326 vs. 3857)

I'm using Qgis 2.12.2-Lyon on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. With the OpenLayers plugin I added some OpenLayers to my Canvas. I usually use the WGS 84 (EPSG:4326) projection for my project, but I have to switch ...
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QGIS OpenLayers not working [duplicate]

I am an extreme neophyte with QGIS, so I maybe doing this all wrong. I have loaded the OpenLayers plugin as described in several online posts (and youtube video), and it is shown as listed in my ...
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When using the QGIS2web plugin (OpenLayers3 option), no HTML file created

I'm using the Qgis2web plugin (the OpenLayers3 option), and there is no HTML file created. The folders appear (Layers, Styles, and Resources). My web browser opens when the folders are created, but ...
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How to load my CSV file with WKT to QGIS

This is my first project regarding QGIS. My problem is I have a CSV file: shapeId, gpsPoint=lat, gpsPoint=lon, length, segments, lengthJson, segmentsJson, name, gpsAltitude, isBoundary, wkt 1, 8....
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QGIS Atlas export produces map in smaller scale then in composer [duplicate]

I've loaded in QGIS 2.1, OSM map with OpenLayers plugin and I've created two rectangles representing coverage layer for Atlas. Then I've set Atlas in composer, first picture below. This preview should ...
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Getting Bing imagery to fully load in QGIS?

I'm using QGIS 2.8 and by using the OpenLayers plugin, I can access Bing aerial imagery. When I try to load it about half the tiles are missing. How can I get it to fully load so that my map is ...
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Cannot load maps using OpenLayers plugin in QGIS

I'm currently using QGIS 2.12.1-Lyon. I have installed the OpenLayers Plugin (and updated to the latest version, v1.3.6). However, when I go to load up base maps in QGIS using this plugin (go to Web | ...
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Why are the Google basemaps no longer appearing in QGIS?

I had done a few projects using Google Physical/Streets as basemaps but now when I re-open those projects all layers appear except for the google basemap (other layers include .kml). I had ...
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All layers disappear after using OpenLayers

Not trying to do anything complicated here... I have a .csv with date/time and lat/long data. When I load it into QGis as a delimited text layer, everything appears fine at first: But, when I try and ...
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QGIS: Changing CRS and losing GPX track

I have a simple project — a base map and a gpx track. The basemap is from OpenLayers. I want to change the map the CRS to Arizona Central so I can use miles as units for QChainage. When I change ...
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Adding styled OpenLayers Google map in QGIS

I came across a great tutorial about how to add a styled Google map layer to the QGIS OpenLayers plugin (http://gistncase.blogspot.com/2014/02/how-to-add-google-maps-styled-layer-in.html). However, ...
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CRS changes even though set in project

I am slightly confused as to why when i am working in projects the CRS changes when I add new data, e.g. add Bing maps or try to georeference an image. The CRS is set in the project and when I am ...
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Adding map from website maps-for-free.com as basemap on QGIS?

How can I add map from maps-for-free.com as my base map on QGIS 2.10 Pisa? My operating system is Windows 7, x64 bit. @Spacedman. Here, I've gone to ~/.qgis2-->python-->plugins-->quick_map_services-...
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QGIS OpenLayers plugin doesn't work [duplicate]

I tried to load base map from OpenLayers, but it doesn't work at all. QGIS popped up an error message showed below. What I noticed the slash foreword different way. I guess something wrong with the ...
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QGIS Openlayers tool not showing tiles, but showing question mark

We have a proxy server which I've added to QGIS, but when I load openlayers, I get a grid with lots of questions marks, yet the watermark is supplied; any ideas? Fiddler doesn't show anything out of ...
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Using OpenLayers with QGIS?

I'm a new user of QGIS and OpenLayers. I had used it some time ago, then I had to format my PC and reinstall all programs. After this operation, I've found I cannot use OpenLayers because the ...
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Why does the OpenLayers plugin override the predefined projection?

What I am trying to say is: You import a shapefile into an empty QGIS and the QGIS environment gets the projection system of the imported shapefile. You import another shapefile into QGIS. The ...