Category Archives: english

3rd Catedra gvSIG Contest

The aim of the Cátedra gvSIG is to create a meeting point for users interested in free space technologies. In order to foment an environment of shared knowledge and participating in the dissemination of free geomatics, the chair organizes this … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (X): Legends

Today we are going to learn about how to change the symbology of a layer, reviewing different types of legends that are available in gvSIG Desktop. The symbology is one of the most important properties of a layer. gvSIG includes … Continue reading

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The video of the “Geopaparazzi and gvSIG” workshop is now available

During the 12th International gvSIG Conference there was a workshop about “Geopaparazzi and gvSIG” in English. At this workshop, attendees could learn about how to install Geopaparazzi, load layers, enter data, export data to gvSIG Desktop… The workshop was recorded, … Continue reading

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gvSIG is nominated at the maximum category of the “Sharing & Reuse Awards” given by the European Commission

As the tithe of this post says, the career of the gvSIG Project has been recognised by the European Commission with the nomination to the maximum category of the “Sharing & Reuse Awards”. The General Manager for Communication and Information … Continue reading

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On the road to gvSIG 2.4: JGrasstools and Geopaparazzi plugins for gvSIG Desktop

Good news! First release of the JGrasstools and Geopaparazzi plugins for gvSIG 👏👏👏 JGRASS Tools in gvSIG Desktop: Geopaparazzi in “Add layer” tool: More info in: http://jgrasstechtips.blogspot.com.es/2017/03/first-release-of-jgrasstools-and.html

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New website and new documentation for users and developers in gvSIG

We want to announce our new website for the gvSIG documentation. This website will contain all type of documentation such a user manuals, developer guides for Scripting, for Java, workshops and more. Also, it will contain other usefull links like … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (IX): Exporting View to image

In gvSIG there are tools to design more or less complex maps, but there are many cases where we need to have an image of the frame of our View in gvSIG to be used in a presentation or document … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (VIII): Field calculator

The “field calculator” is one of the most used tools by users when editing the attributes of a layer. This is because its versatility, and it saves time when editing several registers at the same time. It allows to make … Continue reading

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Learning GIS with Game of Thrones (VII): Adding coordinates to a Table

Now we are going to see a very easy and useful tool. It allows to add X and Y coordinates (or Latitude/Longitude) to a point layer in an automatic way. In our case, with fictitious cartography on EPSG 4326 projection … Continue reading

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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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