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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (VI): Hyperlink and other information tools

Today we are going to see information tools, focusing on learning to use the “Hyperlink” tool. There are 4 main information tools: information by point, consulting area, consulting distance and hyperlink. We would be able to add other ones like … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (V): Editing tables

We are going to continue with the course about introduction to GIS with Game of Thrones. At this post we are going to review the alphanumeric editing tools. Using the “Political” layer, that contains the kingdoms of the continent called … Continue reading

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New support services on gvSIG Desktop

Use of Geographic Information System for any organization that manages geographic information is a fundamental tool. Adopting open source solutions in any entity, an upward trend, usually requires training and support services. gvSIG Desktop is an open source GIS used … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (IV): Selecting tools

Selecting tools are very important in all the GIS because, among other things, there are a lot of tools that are executed on selected elements. Besides they can be useful to locate elements with specified characteristics easily. Before starting we … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (III): Navigation tools

When we speak about navigation tools we are referring to all of those that allow us to go over the cartography, and here we can find from the typical zooms to zoom in and zoom out (that means, to change … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (II): Attribute table

We follow with this mini-course about the introduction to Geographic Information Systems with Game of Thrones.Today we are going to see how to open the attribute table of a layer. Firstly we are going to open our project, that we … 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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12as Jornadas Internacionales gvSIG. Ponencias y talleres disponibles

Ya se encuentran disponibles las presentaciones realizadas en las 12as Jornadas Internacionales gvSIG, que se celebraron del 30 de noviembre al 2 de diciembre de 2016 en Valencia (España). También está disponible la grabación de las mismas y de los … Continue reading

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Spatial tools for evaluating woody debris flooding hazard in gvSIG

There are a lot of applications of gvSIG in the field of natural hazards: flooding, fires… Recently a new one has been published about the evaluation of the amount of woods that can be transported by the flow during flooding … Continue reading

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Street View plugin update for gvSIG 2.3.1

Some weeks ago Google updated the Street View API, and it caused that Street View wasn’t visualized correctly in gvSIG. To solve this problem, the plugin has been updated for the 2.3.1 gvSIG version. To update it in our installation, … Continue reading

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