The maps in GIS Cloud can be exported to PNG format.

  1. Open the map in Map Editor and navigate to Map tab.
  2. Select Export Map option.
  3.  

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  4. Define export area, output settings and additioanl options.
  5. Click Get Image to generate the exported map.
  6. When the exported map is generated, you can choose between:
    • Show Image – the exported map will open in a new tab in the web browser.
    • Download Image – the exported map will be saved locally on your computer.

Export options

The following parameters can be changed when exporting a map.

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Export area

  • Visible map – the current map view will be exported.
  • Paper – define paper format and orientation.
  • Custom area – define the map view bounds with Select area or manually insert Export extent coordinates.

 

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Output settings

Define the scale/size of the exported map. It is possible to set Metric, Imperial and relative Screen size for the map export or a custom scale.

In Output options you can include Scale and Legend to be displayed on the map.

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