Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange
3

Instead of using OpenLayersPlugin (which, as already mentioned, causes trouble sometimes and is experimental) I recommend to directly add XYZ Tiles of Google to QGIS: Create a new connection for XYZ Tiles in your QGIS Browser: Add a new Connection with the URL and give it a name: You can now add this service to your canvas: The connection is saved. So ...


1

You can also use XYZ tiles. In this video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-WfXHbGOlw&t=1s Klas Karlson explains how to load them. In the description of the video you have a a link for the python script, and you will have a lot of base maps that you can use. XYZ tiles are available in the browser pannel. If you do not see the browser pannel, go to view/...


1

if you want to use OpenLayersPlugin check experimental flag under settings (like @Joseph pointed out): If you want to use QuickMapServices then load the plugin and go to settings and then to the More services Tab and Click the "Get contributed pack"


Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible