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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?
  • 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.

  • study on how to use quantum gis for better uses of map drawings in my profession also program help to organise well the data of gps with technical datas

  • Undertaking a project based on accessibility of geo spatial data and management of data for users, policy makers for informal settlement upgrading

  • You hate to admit it, but you're not exactly a tech guru. Find out how to demonstrate an aptitude and enthusiasm to learn new skills with this .

  • 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 yea

What similar programs have you used?
  • 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

  • in geography on constructing mapes that enables us to locate diffrent things which are found on planet earth . this brings knowledge of how countries relate

  • I have e including Health Mapper version 4.2, Epiinfo version 7 and all doing a good job ahey produce nice mapss tbeen using a number of softwar

  • Hi, i have been using google earth but higher resolution and better images are more preferable. this item apply better to me for works. that is why i'm downloading it. thanks

  • Arc map, Erdas, IDRISi, Matlab, R . these programs i have used for processing of remote sensing data and geographical information system. now want to explore QgIS

What do you like most about this program?
  • for making practical in GIS course be cause i have aquire knowledge base on theories so for better understanding i was supposed to do practically

  • valuable tool for map generation and assessment of vegetetation types in a specified region enabling appropriate land management plans and conservation

  • QGIS is the best of all open source GIS softwares available.I especially look foward to reaping maximum benefits as I enjoy a whole new world

  • its easy to use and is a good and useful tool of a gis program that enables users to manipulate,analysis,evaluate data captured from field to work with

  • 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.