Guides, Tips and Workarounds

Articles relating to specific use cases, useful little tricks, or workarounds for doing something before we've built the tool yet!

Creating a digital asset register
Compatible Product Parish Online Overview Your Parish Online account can be used to store your digital asset register. This register is required by ...
Tue, 27 Apr, 2021 at 3:16 PM
Switching background maps to black and white for printing
Overview When printing maps it's possible to change the style of the background Ordnance Survey mapping from the default coloured maps into a black an...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 11:29 AM
Changing an object value that's using Class-based Styling
Overview Whether it's a spelling mistake or a change in the concept for your layer, you might find you want to change the text in the column of a map ...
Wed, 11 Mar, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Contributing to the Civil Protection Map
Overview The Civil Protection Map is a set of pre-styled map layers that can be used by all tiers of UK Government to produce clear and coordinated maps th...
Wed, 25 Mar, 2020 at 8:50 AM
Contributing to the National Allotment Map
Overview The National Allotment Map is a map layer locating all the allotment sites in the UK. It can be edited and updated by any public sector body or by...
Fri, 9 Oct, 2020 at 3:58 PM
What3Words (w3w) Integration
Overview Our software does not currently have support for What3Words. We will not be supporting it in the near future until we can find valid reasons to us...
Wed, 2 Jun, 2021 at 1:15 PM