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GIS applied to Municipality Management: Module 6 ‘Add-ons manager’

The video of the sixth module is now available, in which we are going to talk about the Add-ons manager. Each version of gvSIG carries a large number of extensions and symbol libraries that are not installed by default in … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.0: Add-ons manager

One of the most new and useful functionalities in gvSIG 2.0 would be the Add-ons manager, even though a first version was already available in gvSIG 1.12. The main advantages of the new Add-ons manager are: Add-ons can be updated … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (XV and last): Add-ons installing

We are going to dedicate this last post to the “Add-ons manager”, a tool that every gvSIG Desktop user should know. The add-ons manager is a tool that allows to customize gvSIG, installing new extensions, functional ones as well as … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (I): Adding data to a project

This series of posts will try to show how to learn to use a GIS without previous knowledge and through several practical exercises. To make learning entertaining we are going to use a series of layers related to Game of … Continue reading

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Converting a table of addresses to a point layer using gvSIG 2.x

At this post we are going to see a new utility of the geopy library, where we’ll see how to convert a table with addresses to a point layer in gvSIG. The addresses will be searched in Google Maps, so … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.0: OpenStreetMap, adding new servers

One of the small but important improvements that have been included in gvSIG 2.0 is, in our opinion, the access to the excellent data source that OpenStreetMap is. The extension, that was recently released, can be installed easily from the … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.0: Additional feature for managing CRS

In early versions of gvSIG a support of CRS (Coordinate Reference System) was developed with basic functions and definitions. This implementation allows the user to select the reference system based on the datum, projection and time zone. However it has … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.4: Quick Info Tool

A new tool has been developed in the Workshops during the 13th International gvSIG Conference. This tool is usefull for all the gvSIG 2.4 users. The main purpose of this tool is to show a tooltip over the features with some … Continue reading

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Geographic Information Systems applied to Municipality Management: List of topics and 1st module, ‘Differences between GIS and CAD’

We launch the first module of an ambitious free course to acquire the necessary training to apply Geographic Information Systems to the municipality management. This course is based on the use of the gvSIG Suite products, a catalog of open … Continue reading

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Demonstration attendees calculator, population by area calculator

How many people are there really in a demonstration? A question that most of us will ask when listening to the disparate figure of attendees according to who performs the calculation. The feeling, many times, is that these figures do … Continue reading

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