Questions tagged [user-interface]

The space where interactions between humans and machines occur. The goal of this interaction is to allow effective operation and control of the machine from the human end, whilst the machine simultaneously feeds back information that aids the operators' decision making process.

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Suppress legend item scaling (layers panel QGIS)

Is it possible to suppress the legend item scaling in the layers panel of QGIS 3.4.x? I'ts a nice functionality, but confusing when using the magnifier > 100%
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Asking user to input signed integer for UTM zone: bad idea?

I need to ask my user some informations about the data he provided to my software, or the format in which he wants to export. In particular I could have to ask which UTM zone (1 to 60, north or south)...
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Customizing QGIS interface?

I'm trying to customize QGIS 3.4 interface to allow data display only. None of the default QGIS geospatial data editing functionalities should be exposed to the end user. Also, the users should not be ...
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GeoServer how to permit to user to see only the his data

I am beginner in GeoServer use. I want to create different users in my server, however I don't know how to allow to each user the access for his data only, and how can he grant access to other ...
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Earth Engine Map view disappeared from Code Editor API. How can I bring it back?

This question is about the interface on Google Earth Engine. I have been using it for several days without problem, however just today the map view disappeared. I can still bring up a small inset in ...
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Get a list of all supported EPSG code from OGR

I need get a a list of all supported EPSG code from OGR/GDAL. I need this becaouse i'm developing a C++ application map, and I need this information to put it in a user form. I read the OGR ...
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How do you make the status bar text bigger in QGIS 3.4?

I just installed QGIS 3.4 and the text in the status bar is way smaller than it used to be. Is there a way of increasing the text size? See comparison below: QGIS 3.4 QGIS 3.2
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Where are the attribute summaries in Join Attributes by Location in QGIS 3.2.0?

I have recently switched from QGIS 2.18.21 to QGIS 3.0, and as of today, to the shiny new QGIS 3.2.0. I need to do some spatial joining so I was quite surprised to find out that in QGIS3, it seems, ...
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Where is Query Builder in QGIS 3.0?

How to find the Query Builder in the freshly released QGIS version 3.0? In previous versions (2.x), it could be found as mentioned in Displaying only selected features on map in QGIS?
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OpenStreetMap/GeoServer fill polygon color on user interaction [duplicate]

I'm trying to build a system to show census tract on map. I used this example to import the census tract TIGER shapefile into DB, flatten the data on the column I need and managed to show a map with ...
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Can't find OTF (on the fly) check box in QGIS 3 [duplicate]

Just updated to QGIS 3 and I am trying to sort out a projection issue. I have 2 layers, same projection but hugely different scales. My research suggests that setting the OTF check box should solve ...
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Missing Layout and Data Frame Buttons in ArcGIS Desktop

I have lost the Layout and Data Frame Buttons at the bottom of my map window in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. How can I get them back?
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How to build a template for mapserver? [closed]

I'm working on a project using MapServer and I'm having trouble to build my html template.
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Add raster layers to “raster” tab with python QGIS

I am making a tool in QGIS. I have 3 tabs in the interface tool (Vector, Raster, About). My target is when I work "Vector" tab, all vector layer will add, and if I work "Raster" tab. all raster will ...
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Is it possible to alter the UI colour within ArcMap?

I was wondering if anyone knows if it's possible to change the colours of the user interface within ArcMap? Specifically the background and text colours of the table of contents and the ArcCatalog/...
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Conic projection view transformation

I am building a custom map viewer, part of meteorological production system, using Java language and GeoTools library. I have prepared a custom map renderer, using OpenGL, that allows to display maps ...
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Showing transparency slider by default in Layers Panel of QGIS?

Is it possible to have a transparency slider shown by default in the Layer window, i.e. directly after adding a new layer, instead of having it to enable for each layer manually via layer-properties?
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Video Game Controller as a mouse to use in GIS [closed]

I work using ArcFM mapping electric utilities and am rather new to GIS, my question is would it be possible to hook up a video game controller like an Xbox controller to my computer and use it as a ...
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Export Features by Multivalue?

I have a similar problem to the user in this question from a couple of years ago: How to Extract by Attribute Using ModelBuilder with User Input? Except when I go to build the model, the "Values" ...
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QGIS - Disable Mouse Wheel Zoom

I'm using QGIS 2.16.x and the mouse wheel preference to disable zooming does not seem to be available. I've tried locking the scale but when the magnifier function is enabled, the zoom function still ...
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QGIS processing scripts - restrict vector input to geometry type

In QGIS processing scripts we define input vector layers by ##inputlayer=vector wich in the gui generates a drop down list from what the user can select one of all available layers. Normaly, ...
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QGIS 2.14.6 Processing Extension, 'Polygonize' Tool missing

Just installed QGIS 2.14.6 64Bit from OSGEO4W installer. Processing extension Version is 2.12.99. As can be seen in the screenshot, I'm not able to switch to 'Advanced Interface' as usual in order to ...
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How to disable the Vertex Editor window in QGIS 2.16?

When I´m editing nodes, the Vertex Editor window is always popping up. As the map is redesigned it is frustrating as I need searching to find the place where I am working!! The place where I´m working ...
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How to resize the Legend Item Wndow in Map Composer?

I am just wondering if there is any simple way (no messing with codes) to adjust this Legend Item Window in Map Composer. I am using QGIS 2.14 in windows 8. A much larger (taller) window would really ...
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Populating the drop down of GPValueTable

In a Python Toolbox the user has to select a city from a list of 50 world cities. More than one city can be selected. The best UI control for that would be Autocomplete / Autosuggest, but since this ...
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QGIS Default Map Composer On Open

Is there a way to to have a map (Print Composer) open automatically upon project load? I have a map constructed in Print Composer "General Map". When a user fires off the project, I would like "...
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Publishing filters on cartoDB map

I want users to interact with my CartoDB map by interacting with filters. The CartoDB Editor allows to filter data but there doesn't appear to be an option to "expose" the filters to the end-user. Is ...
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How to connect input parameter to the field calculator algorithm within the graphical modeler?

I am building a model in the graphical modeler of QGIS 2.8.1 Wien and I would like to give the option to the user to enter a number in the model with which a selected field will be multiplied, but I ...
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How to read metadata file in R [closed]

How to read metadata file parameters( like sun elevation,REFLECTANCE_MULT_BAND etc ) from R How can end user validate the parameter of metadat file(.mtl)? How can I pass specified parameter of the ....
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How to limit UI in a web scene on ArcGIS Online?

I have a web scene created and on ArcGIS Online, however, there are a lot of things that the UI shows that I don't need. I am ultimately bringing this into a story map, and I have figured out how to ...