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Working with Coordinate Reference Systems: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at working with coordinate systems in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  When working with spatial data, it is important that a coordinate reference system (CRS) be assigned […]

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Styling Vector and Raster Data: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at styling vector and raster GIS data in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  When you load spatial data layers into QGIS Desktop, they are styled with […]

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Adding Functionality with Plugins: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at using plugins to extend the functionality of QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  Adding Functionality with Plugins There are so many potential workflows, analysis settings, and […]

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Composing Maps: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at making maps in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  With QGIS you can compose maps that can be printed or exported to image and graphics files. To […]

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Working with Tables: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS looks at working with tables in QGIS.  Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  There are two types of tables you can work with in QGIS, attribute tables, and standalone […]

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QGIS Desktop interfaces.QGIS Desktop interfaces.

Tour of QGIS: Mastering QGIS

This section of the free chapter preview of Mastering QGIS covers the graphical user interface components of both QGIS Desktop and QGIS Browser.   Mastering QGIS is designed to bring users who want to go beyond the basics of QGIS to an advanced level of QGIS expertise.  QGIS is composed of two programs: QGIS Desktop and QGIS […]