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Quantum GIS (QGIS) 2.2

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Quantum GIS (QGIS) 2.2: The application that allows you to create and edit maps with much ease.

By Jackson Muoka

On Monday, June 1, 2015

If you are a specialist in the field of mapping or surveying this is the perfect tool for use. It will not only allow one to create maps but also will give them the power to edit them while preserving high quality standards within a very short period of time. The interface serves as the central location for creating maps. This app comes with a very large pool of map templates where users can select any template and start creating their maps. The templates will serve as a guide in ensuring that they create maps easily.

The save feature is very useful especially when creating complex maps since users can save their work and continue at a later time. Users can also use the plug-in in the interface to integrate more GPS capabilities all to make sure that their maps have a professional look. The ability to include a search bar and other features available in all virtual maps is very useful in ensuring professional outlook.

Pros

  • - Users can have exact positioning of vectors
  • - The free templates available are useful in map creation
  • - Will produce professional like maps

Cons

  • - A bit hard to use for beginners
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

For what are you going to use the program?
  • Studying how well i can add layers to maps for a school project and also understand just coordinates work in accordance with mapping certain areas

  • tomarrow i have practical so that i want this software for practice the practicals.i wanna request u to provide me thios soft.thank you so much and bye.

  • learning new technologies and functionality to be used in GIS for land management ,telecom, health ,tourism , and other fields. please help me for the same

  • Currently doing MSc in GIS hence would be ideal to use this soft ware for study purposes especially in Environmental Management course pracs

  • to be used in creating maps and carrying out geographic information science analysis especially in the field related to flooding and in image classification

What similar programs have you used?
  • D.for studying about quantum Geographical Information System and for my education / personal use and for training purpose to educate some pupils

  • yes, i worked with Quantum GIS 1.8 version software. so i am very interested to use this software because it is user friendly also helpfull

  • I use mostly ArcMAp which is unfortunately not permanent for my Master projects. My lecturers have advised that I should use QGIS because it

  • i've used ArcGIS desktop explorer to do my projects concerning GIS and i would like to try out this particular one that was released last year

  • I am currently using QGIS 2.18 and i also use mapviewer and other golden software products which i find very good value for money. better than using arc-gis

What do you like most about this program?
  • this application is eazy to use for all map purpose. also, its' free availability enables people without resources to be able to use. thanks

  • I like qgis because it helps to finalise and the outcome is realy good as compared to some other drawing programs which might be excellent but dificult to finalise a map there

  • i am still to discover the use and relevance of this revolutionary software that seems to be a solution to modern day digital study and control of events.

  • user friendly interface. best for engineers and students of engineering. it is self expressive and spatial specific. highly graphic and good display

  • I would like most about this program is mapping, high speed, easy installed and easy introductions to others. So, I am choose Quantum GIS 2.2

Thanks to Quantum GIS (QGIS), you will be able to create and edit maps with ease. The application is quite reliable in its tasks and can be configured to perform lots of different tasks.

Quantum GIS (QGIS)'s interface is where all the map creation process takes place. From that interface, you can select from a large pool of map templates or start your creation from scratch. You even have the ability to save and use your projects in the future. Various plugins for the integration of GPS capabilities exist as well.

With Quantum GIS (QGIS), the exact positioning of vectors can be selected. It is even possible to include search bar and other useful features one would expect from a virtual map. There is no doubt that Quantum GIS (QGIS) will make your maps look professional.