Convert GML to KML

GML is used in a geographic information system for expressing  geographic features as well as it is used as a open interchange format in GIS. Kml is a vector gis format used for gis data with non gis data users. You can convert GML to KML as well as other GIS Data Conversion using IGIS Map tool.

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Convert GML to KML

For GML to KML conversion go to IGIS Map Tool and login with registered email and password or register if you are new user. There are three steps in GIS Converter i.e upload, choose and download. Step one is to upload your GML file which you want to convert. You can upload your file from system or from google drive or from dropbox.

Step two is to select choose the output format of the converted file i.e KML Coordinate reference system for output should be WGS 84 (World) [EPSG:4326]. Click on the Convert File.

Convert GML to KML

Your file is converted now you are able to download the kml file from download icon shown in Action column.

Convert GML to KML

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GeoJSON to Tiff – Gis Data Conversion

GeoJSON is a Javascript Object Notation based GIS format. It is used for encoding a variety of geographic data structures. Tiff is raster type gis format. GeoJSON to Tiff – Gis Data Conversion is done by three steps in IGIS Map Tool.

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GeoJSON to Tiff – Gis Data Conversion

You can convert GeoJSON to Tiff with just one click. Login to IGIS Map Tool with registered email id and password. After login first step is to upload your gis file for conversion.

GeoJSON to Tiff - Gis Data Conversion

Second step is choose your output file format. You can check the type of input file with the extension. For tiff choose it from the drop down list. You can also change CRS – Coordinate Reference System . Now click on the Convert File button given in the end.

GeoJSON to Tiff - Gis Data Conversion

Step third is your converted file published on map you can check for any distortion. Download the tiff file from download icon in the Action column.

GeoJSON to Tiff - Gis Data Conversion

In the screen you see the Tiff file on map. If you any problem above steps then please contact on mail or comment below .

KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster Conversion

Abbreviation Tiff stands Tagged Image Format File. It’s a raster gis data format while KML is used in Google Earth. Through Igis Map Tool KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster Conversion is done by one click. Apart from KML to GeoTIFF you can do various GIS data conversion through tool. Tiff image is easily accessible then KML.

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KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster Conversion

Login to IGIS Map Tool. In the Converter screen there are three steps.

Step one is to upload your file, which you want to convert.  I used first option uploaded from system.

KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster ConversionStep two is to choose the output option i.e tiff. If you want output in different Coordinate system then click on Change CRS.

KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster Conversion

Step three is that your file is converted and published on the map. Now you can download it from button found in Action.

KML to GeoTIFF/Tiff, Vector to Raster Conversion

This how you converted a vector gis format file into raster gis format i.e KML to Tiff/GeoTIFF. If you face any problem please do comment below.

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Convert Shapefile SHP to PDF

A GIS file is a format used as a norm for encoding geographical information into computer readable file. GIS (geographical information system) file is mainly divided or differentiated into two vector format and raster format. Most commonly used GIS format is shapefile developed by esri. Using IGIS Map Tool you can convert Shapefile SHP to PDF . PDF is easily accessible For other GIS data Conversion you can also use this tool.

Convert Shapefile SHP to PDF

Login to IGIS MAP Tool with registered id and password. In the converter screen step one is to upload your file.

Convert Shapefile SHP to PDF

Once your file is uploaded step two is to select the output of the conversion. If you want to change the Coordinate Reference System then click on Change CRS button.

Convert Shapefile SHP to PDF

Convert KML to TopoJSON

KML – Keyhole Markup Language is a GIS format initially  developed for Google Earth while TopoJSON its a extension of GeoJSON that encodes topology it uses arcs. You can convert KML to TopoJSON  file using IGIS Map Tool. You can also use it for other GIS data Conversion.

Convert KML to TopoJSON

Login to IGIS Map Tool with registered email id and password or register with valid email id if you are new. From dashboard Go To SWITCH TO and click on Converter. 

Convert KML to TopoJSON

Next screen of converter with three steps. Step one is to upload your gis data file.  Convert KML to TopoJSON

Step two select the desired output and Coordinate Reference System. And in the end click on Convert File button.

Convert KML to TopoJSON

Next screen will be map screen. TopoJSON file is published on the map. Download converted file from download button in action column.

Convert KML to TopoJSON

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So by using above steps you can convert KML file to TopoJSON file using IGIS Map Tool. If you face any issue in conversion then contact us or comment below.

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Convert Shapefile Shp to Tiff

TIFF stands for Tagged Image File Format and popularly known as a loss less format while other formats have low quality because of compression. Its quality of file reduces as we reduces its size. Convert Shapefile SHP to TIFF using IGIS MAP Tool. Through this tool you can convert Shp into SQlite, SHP to KML, KML to GeoJSONKMZ to GPX and many more.

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Shapefile SHP to TIFF conversion –

Go To IGIS Map login with registered id and password or register with valid id if you are newbie. After verification mail set password for your account. After login you will be moved to dashboard. ( screen shown below) Tap on SWITCH TO and click on Converter.

Convert Shapefile SHP to TIFF

Next Screen is the Converter screen shown below with three steps. Step one  upload you file from your system or drive or drop from dropbox. Lets drag & from system. It will take time be patient if file size is big.

Convert Shapefile SHP to TIFF

Once you file is uploaded you need to select the format of output. If you want different CRS Coordinate Reference System then change it from Change CRS button. In the end tap on Convert File.

Convert Shapefile SHP to TIFF

You file is converted and you will be redirected to the map with published converted file. Download the file from button download button in action.

Convert Shapefile SHP to TIFF

Check video for steps – SHP to TIFF Conversion


This is all about Shapefile to TIFF conversion. If you are facing any problem in conversion then please let us know through comment or mail.

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Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses – GIS Telecom

In Telecommunication tele’ comes from Greek means far off and ‘communication’ means exchange of information using some medium. Location information is elemental for telecommunication and GIS in Telecom is widely accepted. Geographical Information System tools manages and analyzes the location of dp junction, available ports, fiber cables lines on the map that increases efficiency of the system.

Locate DP Junction, Ports, Fiber Cable, Connected House – GIS Telecom using IGIS Map Tool

Now we will learn how can we use igis map tool in telecom industry. Go to IGIS Map Tool and login with credentials or register with valid email id.

  • Create a map using  ADD MAP button.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • Fill the Tittle of the map with description about the map.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • Now you will be redirected to the canvas of IGIS Map. Here on the base map you see the plot number.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • Now create a DP –  distribution Point using point layer. Tap on Point icon shown below.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • Fill the Layer Name. Add attributes for name of the distribution point and ports. You can add multiple ports to a junction.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • After creating layer go to Add Point in the drop down of layer. Add point in the map. Now create a Polygon layer with attributes. If you are problem in creating layer then check – Create Map layer – Point, Polygon, Line. In the below image we have created multiple junction and houses with fiber cable connections. This type of visualization make your analyzation fast.   

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • You can get information about the connected house to which port by clicking on junction point. Through this you can track the line if any issues occur at end users.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

  • You can either upload fiber line data (shapefile or any GIS format data) or create line layer. And style your map as per desire. In the below image you can see various DP Junction connected to multiple houses. Fiber cables are also created in the image using line layer.

Locate DP Junctions, Ports, Fiber Cables, Connected Houses - GIS Telecom

This is all about of locating DP Junctions, Ports, fiber cables and connected houses in GIS Telecommunication. If you are facing problem in execution then please do comment below.

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Create a free tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Google Earth a google developed free platform that allows us to view  high resolution satellite image of Earth, Moon, Mars and sky. Through Google Earth you can explore the world with satellite imagery. In the previous article we explained how to  Download Satellite image for free. A 3D representation with 360 degree view. For GIS people Google Earth is interesting tool for learning.

You can do many amazing things with Google Earth. In this article we writing about Create a free tour or video in Google Earth Pro.

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Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Go to My Places in the left side of the Google Earth App and right click >> tap on Add >> Click folder.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

  • Fill the Folder name and description (if any).

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

  • Next step is to search for first location from where you want to start your tour. Like I am creating tour on seven wonders of world and my first location is Machu Pichu, Peru.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

After writing location name click on search button. Then you will be directed to the location.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Now we will insert placemark at this Location. Go to tool bar of Google Earth and tap on Add Placemark icon icon shown below.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Place your place mark where you want. Default color is yellow for pin but you can change it by clicking on pin. Fill the location name.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Fill the description you want to show  on the location when you click on the placemark.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

You can insert image directly using Add local image or Add web image by copy the image address.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Tap on OK button after filling details or link.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

After placing all location you can click on the with folder shown in below image.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

Tour will play after clicking play tour button in the left. Now you can record it by tap on record icon in the tool bar. Once recording is completed you can save the tour or video on your system.

Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro

This all about  How to Create a tour or video in Google Earth Pro. It is beneficial in teaching also. If you face any problem please do comment. Any suggestions are also welcome.

Checkout video tutorial for Create tour or video in Google Earth Pro for better understanding

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Create and Share Custom Maps – Add on Website, Social Sites Share

Howdy Guys, in these days and age of open source society where people no spun out depends on told information maps play a vital role. In this article we are showing a feature of IGIS Map Tool –  Create and Share Custom Maps – Add on Website, Social Sites Share. You can share maps for business websites or you can create maps for academic projects or presentations because visual things are more easily grasped then textual.

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Nowadays customer expect to fend for themselves. They come online multiple times for checking information. New mapping technologies created the life easier. And You can share a location, directions or map by IGIS Map tool. You can share:

  • A place, business or address
  • A directions search
  • A street view image

Create and Share Custom Maps – Add on Website, Social Sites Share

  • Fill and border color can be changed here. For more attractive map choose Category Map and tap on Custom Legend.

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

  • After Custom Legend Your map will be displayed on the screen.

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

Share a Map – IGIS Map Tool

  • Tap on Map Tools, dropdown list will open, user needs to select the share map button

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

  • After clicking Share box will come shown below.

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

  • Fill the Title of the Map, Choose or browse a Logo you want on your Navigation Bar. Select the desired color of your navigation bar of map.
  • Click Yes if you want to add items on navigation bar. You can also add the website link on your navigation bar of map. Once you done with this Tap on Share Map. 
  • After clicked on share map, url will be created.
  • Through that url you can share your maps with others.  

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

In General to share the maps url created with encryption by the map tool.

  • Share Maps via Social Sites:          

User can also share maps directly on social media like facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Linkedin. IGIS Map tool have provided Social media buttons on the sharing panel to initiate the sharing process for users. Or user can share the generated URL on social sites

You can Embed Customized Map  on your business website to so that customer access become easy. Customized Map Screen is Shown Below. We have created a map of Australia with logo of IGIS  Map  and with website link of facebook, twitter

Create and Share Custom Maps - Add on Website, Social Sites Share

Checkout Video Tutorial  on Create and Share Custom Maps provided below.

This all about Creating a Map and sharing the map with website link and logo. If you face any problem please do comment.

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Convert Shapefile to DXF

Shapefile is a vector GIS format developed by Esri. It stores geographical information data. Shapefile have three geometries point, line and polygon. GIS data can be stored in different formats and the conversion of data from one format to other is also possible. So in this post we convert Shapefile to DXF. Before conversion lets know what is DXF ?

What is DXF ?

DXF is a CAD (Computer Aided Design) file and it stands for Drawing Interchange Format or Drawing Exchange Format. It is drawing interchange files used to transfer data between various application.

Convert Shapefile SHP to DXF

  • Go to  IGIS Map Tool login with registered email id and password or register if you are new user. Convert Shapefile to DXF
  • After that  you will directed to the dashboard of tool. Tap on Switch To button on the right hand side of the screen and select the Converter from the drop down list.

Convert Shapefile to DXF

  • In the next screen Upload your shapefile using  three options first is drag & drop or browse from the system, 2nd is upload from google drive and third option is drop from Dropbox.

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Convert Shapefile to DXF

  • After upload next step is of selecting the desired output and you alter the CRS (Coordinate Refernce System). After selecting all fields tap on Convert File.

Convert Shapefile to DXF

  • File is now converted and published on map. Here, you can download the converted file.

Convert Shapefile to DXF

You can style your map using IGIS Map Tool it supports following formats

  • Vector File: Shapefile (with shp, shx, dbf, prj etc), KML, KMZ, GeoJSON, Topojson, GML, GPX, GPS, GPKG, MAPINFO, SQLITE, DXF, MID, MIF, CSV, XLSX
  • Raster File: Geotiff (.geotiff, .tiff, .tif), Netcdf, HDF5, HDF, GRIB2

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