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How to view URL of GetFeatureInfo request in QGIS?

Simple Right click your feature in your "Identify Results" right pane and select "Copy GetFeatureInfo requests URL": Advanced You can also go with PyQGIS. For example, with a single layer loaded ...
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Why doesn't Leaflet have cross-origin error when adding WMS layer from GeoServer, but GetFeatureInfo using ajax does

Because that is the way CORS works! loading images is always (mostly) a safe operation so the browser doesn't care where you get them from. Loading a script (javascript or xml) is potentially ...
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How to view URL of GetFeatureInfo request in QGIS?

A nice way to see all remote requests such as GetFeatureInfo is to use the "QGIS Network Logger", which is available in all QGIS installations by default since since QGIS Pi / 3.14, by just ...
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How does GetFeatureInfo work on a WMS?

What I know is that WMS is a tiled image of the layer What you know isn't quite correct, a WMS provides images on request based on some data source. The data source can be either a raster data set, ...
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Using JSONP with Leaflet and GetFeatureInfo request

This is how I do it for a GeoServer WMS endpoint: var parameters = { service: 'WMS', version: '1.1.1', request: 'GetFeatureInfo', layers: currentLayer, query_layers: currentLayer, ...
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Is it possible to do a GetFeatureInfo request using WMTS?

Is it possible to do a GetFeatureInfo request using WMTS? It depends on what is supported by your service implementation, but in theory it is possible, by which I mean the OpenGISĀ® Web Map Tile ...
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GetFeatureInfo returns "no layers queryable"

As is explained in the documentation getFeatureInfo requests are only supported if the remote server supports application/vnd.ogc.gml as the info format. WMS GetFeatureInfo requests will be passed ...
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GetFeatureInfo on mouse hover on feature in OpenLayers 3

You could simply reuse your click code and change it pointermove/hover, although I presume you only want the popup visible when over a feature, so there's an else clause to hide it. var ...
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How to define propertynames for GetFeatureInfo

You can by using the GeoJSON featureinfo templates (recent addition mind, should be available in 2.20.x, not sure about 2.19.x): https://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/user/tutorials/GetFeatureInfo/...
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Popups in Leaflet through Geoserver wms active layers only

Create a variable that consists of geoserver layer names for layers that are currently drawn on the map, then pass the variable into the URL string. To do this its really beneficial to organize your ...
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GeoServer GetFeatureInfo - how to get only one result per layer

Yes, you have to generate one request per layer with FEATURE_COUNT=1 in each.
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Replace a character in the GetFeatureInfo response

The formatting of a GetFeatureInfo response is controlled by a FreeMarker template rather than GeoServer directly. The FreeMarker documentation suggests that number formats are determined by the ...
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Width and Height of GetFeatureInfoUrl request with Openlayers 4.x and Geoserver

Width and Height in a GetFeatureInfo request relate to the width and height of the Map (product of a GetMap request) to which you are supplying your I/J pixel coordinate. This has nothing to do with ...
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Capture click while drawing a LineString in openlayers and query GeoServer WMS

Doesn't seem that OpenLayers provide any event to handle the clicks while drawing, but it can be done. The map 'click' event recives all the clicks made on the map, so the problem is to distinguish ...
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Getting FeatureCollection id in Google Earth Engine

Even though "id" is listed, it's actually "system:id" internally // import points as FC var myPoints = ee.FeatureCollection("users/me/important/myFC"); // ...
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Enable WMS GetFeatureInfo request in Leaflet using R?

It is now possible to get the GetFeatureInfo feature out-of-the-box with the leaflet.extras2 package by calling the leaflet.extras2::addWMS() function. See here below an example from the package ...
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GeoServer WMS GetFeatureInfo only returning one Feature?

The problem was at the generation of the GetFeatureInfo URL. I didn't set the Feature_Count parameter, which sets the maximum number of features that can be returned. As seen here it is set to 1 by ...
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Show all data of the WMS GeoServer layer on single click at web page using OpenLayers 6 WMS GetFeatureInfo (Tile Layer)

A GetFeatureInfo request will return only one feature unless you specify FEATURE_COUNT as a parameter. For example to allow a maximum of 10 features use var url = indialayersource....
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How to identify features from WMS in QField?

According to the OPENGIS.ch GitHub issues for QField, this is not currently possible. Reference: Feature suggestion: Identify WMS layers
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Changing size of leaflet.wms plugin popup in Leaflet?

What you have to do is to define your own showFeatureInfo option/method where you can set width of the popup like @Ziggy suggested. To do this you can use include method to modify L.WMS.Source class (...
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QGIS identify tool is not aware of all available INFO_FORMAT parameters in the WMS GetFeatureInfo capabilities

The WMS Provider qgswmscapabilities.cpp loops through the supported GetFeatureInfo formats and categorises them into "text", "html" and "feature" types. I think (but am ...
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QGIS identify tool is not aware of all available INFO_FORMAT parameters in the WMS GetFeatureInfo capabilities

Probably only the one who has coded the QGIS WMS provider can tell for sure but we may try to guess. The code is at https://github.com/qgis/QGIS/blob/06b5c5112726b9d29a35fdc5d4bb0e428cf25061/src/...
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Openlayers 3 getGetFeatureInfoUrl geoserver problem

You are misunderstanding how GetFeatureInfo works, I'm afraid. You can only ask for information at a single point (X,Y) which is passed to the WMS server as pixel coordinates on the map image. The WMS ...
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How to add application/json as GetFeatureInfo format in a WMS with QGIS Server?

Yes, you can. I'd suggest you to start from the XML or the text format and turn it into json. Here is an example of how to proceed (this example does something different but you get the idea): http://...
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edit openlayers feature attribute and save in geoserver

You can't edit the content of a WMS using OpenLayers. A WMS provides access to a data set (could be vector or raster data) as an image (through the GetMap request), and provides access to attribute ...
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Date format in GeoServer WMS requests strange

Start your Goserver with this Java option: -Dorg.geotools.localDateTimeHandling=true It will tell Geotools to not modify date objects (http://docs.geotools.org/latest/javadocs/org/geotools/factory/...
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WMS GetFeatureInfo Request

It appears as though the INFO_FORMAT parameter was also required. The following works: Request: http://geo.weather.gc.ca/geomet/?SERVICE=WMS&VERSION=1.1.1&REQUEST=GetFeatureInfo&LAYERS=...
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Lat/long values in a WMS GetFeatureInfo request

Yes, see this answer: https://gis.stackexchange.com/a/211562/3399 This is the JavaScript implementation: var parameters = { service: 'WMS', version: '1.1.1', request: 'GetFeatureInfo', ...
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How to get GetFeatureInfoUrl from multiple layers in OpenLayers 3

As mentioned by @user30184 in comments the important parameter here is QUERY_LAYERS& To do a GetFeatureInfo request for multiple layers you need to list all those layers you want information on ...
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Calculate a field in a GetFeatureInfo request with MapServer 7.0.4

I think in principle it should be possible with JavaScript, for example if you consider the following GetFeatureInfo request: http://ogc.bgs.ac.uk/cgi-bin/TFL-PSI/ows?language=eng&REQUEST=...
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