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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.


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


  • - A bit hard to use for beginners
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For what are you going to use the program?
  • I intend to apply the software in analysing the immunisation among other health services data by districts and provinces in one of the countries in West Pacific region.

  • for tracking and mapping such as location terrain,topo. as well as marking specific land marks.to define lot and agricultural area for faster an reliable data

  • View Files only for analysis pursposed and I am doing my research,, sinse I do not have any other program instaled to allow for such analylls

  • studying in university using geographic coordinates and charts that's why we use it and finally iwould like to thank you very much for your patient

  • for our collegiate major which is Earth Science. Also it will help us in the future to help us teach th kids on how to make a map. I am taking up a course of BSEducation.

What similar programs have you used?
  • none at the moment,first time to explore new technologies, for easy access, data gathering, measuring,planning, decision making, policy formulations

  • D.for studying about quantum Geographical Information System and for my education / personal use and for training purpose to educate some pupils

  • because i'm a student. I'm majoring informatics or as known as computer science, and one of my subject is about GIS. So i need to download QGIS

  • I have used GIS before and according to the description of this QGIS is more user friendly. It can allow you to edit and analysed maps for presentation.

  • arcgis& arcmapbut the trial version of arc gis is expired on 2nd june 2015 now i have no more softwear like qgis i want learn & google earth

What do you like most about this program?
  • I am intersted to learn Geographical Infiormation System basics and advance topics so to do working on maps thanks for providing me Quantum Gis

  • open source for gis.which is best for gis project.easy to access.quickly learn ourself , solve problem and clear the doubts .recommanded from more people

  • i want to set up quantum gis, so i studying enviromental of science in can tho university, i need this software for my homework. i thank very for much

  • Contour drawing for areas and to make elaborated graphes. Also to prepare shaded places where one want to emphasis things. Inaddition it helps to show natural features nature

  • The effectiveness of the software is good for communicating with program, I am wishing to use this effectively to improve my map designed for

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.