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Map tools

Return to view mode

This tool always returns you to application default view mode. Any action in progress will be finished.

Remove component

This tool remove the component. If you have selected container also all component inside component are deleted.

Remove multiple components

This tool remove the many components within bounds. In first step you select rectangle and then all components inside rectangle are removed. If only subset of points of line lies within rectangle only these points are deleted.

Create point

With this tool you can create new point on your map. You have to click on the button and then click on the point of the map. The new point will be created.

Create line

With this tool you can create new polyline. You have to click the button and then click the points on them map. When your line is finished just click on the line last point or click VIEW MODE button. You can convert poly line to polygon at any time by checking FILL SHAPE check box.

Create polygon

With this tool you can create new polygon. You have to click the button and then click the points on them map. When your line is finished just click on the line last point or click VIEW MODE button. You can convert polygon to poly line at any time by checking FILL SHAPE check box.

Create rectangle

With this tool you can create new rectangle (in Mercator projection). You have to click the button and then click the points on them map. After you select one point move to mouse and select the second one and click. After clicking your rectangle will converted to polygon.

Create circle

Create geographic circle (area of points that distance to center is not bigger than radius). Circle sometimes doesn't like like on screen circle because map projection.

Create great circle

Grand circle line is the shortest way on map between two point, usually great circle is not straight line on sceet because of map projection.

Create container

Containers are the concept that allows you to group similar components within one group i hierarchical structure. Then for example you can apply same style to all components in the group (but not elsewhere). For example if want to create

Create viewport

treat viewport as the area of the map that is interesting for the viewers. If viewer open interactive map, the system will calculate zoom level to show him all shapes within viewport. If you will not declare any viewport of the map the default viewport will be used. Default viewport is the smallest rectangle, that have all maps components inside.


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