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Towards gvSIG 2.5: Improvements at geoprocessing framework

The gvSIG Desktop 2.5 version, that you can test with the new distribution candidate to final version, includes a series of improvements in the geoprocess framework that we explain below.  Visual improvements Now when opening the geoprocessing toolbox, you can … Continue reading

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gvSIG 2.5 RC1 available, first release candidate to final version

The first release candidate (RC1) of the new gvSIG 2.5 version is now available to download. This version can be downloaded from the development versions section of the project website. The novelties included in this version are multiple, from new … Continue reading

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Towards the new gvSIG 2.5 version: Calling for translators

The stabilization phase of the new gvSIG 2.5 version has started, and in order to have the final version with as many languages as possible the update of the translations of the interface are being carried out too.Currently gvSIG has … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5: Report by point

We are going to show you another novelty of the next version of gvSIG Desktop, that is called report by point. It is a configurable multilayer information button, and it is very useful to consult the information of different layers … Continue reading

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Free course about Geographic Information Systems applied to archaeology: Certification and links to the complete course

The certification of the course about Geographic Information Systems applied to archaeology is now available (this course is also available in Spanish). This certification starts after publishing the seven modules that form the course, but it will continue open continuously, … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5: “Indigenous mapping” symbol library

Not all the novelties of the next gvSIG Desktop version are new functionalities. We added a new symbol library called “Indigenous mapping” that contains an interesting set of point symbols developed by “The Ethnographic Mapping Lab” of the University of … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5: Saving and loading labelling

We continue with more novelties. In this case it is a simple functionality, but very useful. This new tool allows to save a labelling configuration, being able to recover it later to apply it. Any GIS user knows that sometimes … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5: Topology

Another important novelty of the next version of gvSIG Desktop is the incorporation of a topology framework. The topology term refers to the spatial relationships between the different entities of a GIS. These special relationships turn into a set of … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5: Virtual fields

We advance one of the (many) novelties that the next gvSIG Desktop version includes and we think that it will be very useful. This new feature is the virtual fields support (also known as calculated or generated fields). This fields … Continue reading

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Towards gvSIG 2.5. New improved image viewer

Among the many novelties that the next gvSIG Desktop version brings, there are some of them that, without having the functional impact of others such as the report designer or the topology framework, provide a considerable functional improvement. This is … Continue reading

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