Assignment maps for Avenza

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Jason Abbott

22 Feb, 2019 03:51 AM

Is there a way to make the assignment maps print with the QR code so they can be imported into Avenza

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by kobe.pole on 24 Feb, 2019 03:54 AM

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    Jason,
    I'm a little confused what you are referring to. Do you mean having a QR code that will directly download to Avenza? Or have the QR code show up in avenza?
    -Kobe

  2. 2 Posted by Jason Abbott on 24 Feb, 2019 04:09 AM

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    When you click on the assignment and select click map from within the
    assignment window the resulting auto generated map of that particular
    assignment does not have a QR code and therefore cannot be imported into
    Avenza.

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  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by matt on 25 Feb, 2019 05:15 AM

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    Got it, and that's not supported, you need to use the standard print function. If the assignment map isn't geospatially tagged, I could probably add that so that you could manually load it into Avenza via copying onto a phone.

    Adding a QR code would require storing each assignment map in the database and assigning a URL to it. Given that Avenza doesn't read multi-page geospatial PDFs, so it would also only work on single-page assignment maps rather than bulk ops ones, I don't see being able to devote time to overcoming the hurdles required to add a QR code to individual assignment maps.

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