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gvSIG 2.1: from Excel to gvSIG

During the last Google Summer Code a new plugin for gvSIG 2.1 was developed. This plugin allows to load data saved in Microsoft Excel format. This plug-in will be included by default in the next build of gvSIG, but it is … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Alphanumeric editor at the view

One of the new features that has been included in the last gvSIG 2.1 builds, thanks to the Brazilian company GAUSS geotecnologia e engenharia, is an easy and useful tool: an alphanumeric editor that allows to edit the attributes of … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Derived Geometries

The function called Derived Geometries is now available in gvSIG 2.1. We can install, as usual, through the Addons Manager . And how this new function works? It creates layers of polygons or lines from a point layer , or … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: symbol library of geology

In gvSIG 2.1 users will find a new set of symbol libraries completing further the wide range of existing symbols. One of these new symbol libraries is related to geology. This library includes mainly 2 sets of symbols. On the … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: A full set of legends

All legends available in previous versions have been migrated to gvSIG 2.1, so now we have a wide range of possibilities to represent our data. Let’s look at some of these possibilities. We worked with a polygon layer to represent … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Dragging layers from the file browser

In gvSIG 2.1 we find another little improvement, but with a lot of advantages for users. It’s the option to drag layers from the file browser to our View in gvSIG, and the layer is included automatically. At this video … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Memory management

Users that start to use gvSIG will find a lot of small improvements respecting previous versions. Now we’re going to tell about one of them, the possibility to manage the RAM memory used by gvSIG. Until this version, the user … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: Configuration of the grid in the new Layout

Following the changes in the cartographic production, the new Layout presents in gvSIG 2.1. The grid generating function is greatly improved. Now we will be able to configure almost all visual parameters and thus we can cover many of the … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.1: improving cartographic production

This post is the first in a series of post to check the innovations of next gvSIG 2.1 version. The stabilisation process is close to being complete and soon we hope to release the new version. We will be telling … Continue reading

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10th International gvSIG Conference: Workshop “Scripting on gvSIG 2.1″

On Friday, 5th December at 12:00 am during the 10th International gvSIG Conference in Valencia, there will be a workshop for beginners about Programming with Scripting Module in gvSIG 2.1. The workshop will be conducted by Oscar Martinez, of the … Continue reading

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