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  1. add a button to delete a map

    Delete a map from the repositroy ? would be a nice feature.

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  3. enable source map to be rotated

    enable the source map to be rotated (preferably in increments of say 10o) so that north is at the top.

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  4. support PNG (especially with transparency)

    PNG format is not supported. Seems like an obvious thing to include. Example file: http://i.imgur.com/VTImJ.png

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  5. Provide a way to mark lat/long grids.

    Many maps have grid lines drawn on them. There should be an easy way to mark where two lines cross and specify the lat/long of that point to georeference it. On some maps, just marking all the grid points would be all that is needed, and would be much easier than matching up map features. Some maps (especially older ones) might have inaccurate lines and need corrections from there, but using the lines would still be a big help to get them started. I've also seen a couple maps where the grid lines were almost the only usable details.

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  6. allow for input coordinates directly

    sometimes maps have pass marks, it would be nice to allow for direct input of coordinates

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  7. make it more obvious how to delete a control point, because I can't work it out

    Also, if a control point is heavily skewing the map (and is thus probably inaccurate) it should be pointed out to the user.

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  8. Indicate maximum image size

    Message says source image is too big. File is .png format and does save, however, will not save as cropped.

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  9. Put something on the My maps page - something like links to map collections I can georeference

    when I log in as a new user I have no maps on My maps page - I would like to have something like invitation to georeference something - like you have on the main page... or even a random map to work on (maybe something from MZK :-)

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  10. 8 votes
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  11. Allow multiple crop areas per source page

    Sometimes there are multiple maps on a source page. if you allowed multiple crop areas or had a way to flag that there is additional information that was not captured, that would help

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    Hi Peter, thank for the idea for the improvement of Georeferencer. In fact this is already implemented in the upcoming version of Georeferencer which we are keen to launch soon. Users can select multiple cutlines and identify insets or multiple map bodies on one image.

  12. 7 votes
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  13. provide a downloadable, georeferenced image (pdf or ...) that I can save to a mobile device and import into an app such as PDF maps

    Great! I got the georeferencing all done, but my data is still "stuck" on the website. I know I can download the kmz and the wld files, but I don't think that will help in using the original image/pdf with apps such as PDF Maps, which on android, can import georeferenced maps.

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  14. 5 votes
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  15. Downloadable georeferenced maps

    For example, the Blais maps of Los Angeles are viewable in the Georeferencer which means the which means the info is there. So let us download a GeoTIFF or similar. Thanks for listening.

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  16. add functionality for dealing with alternative map projections

    I was working on georeferencing a map of the Arctic and surrounding regions done in an azimuthal projection, but attempting to fit it to the OSM/MapQuest cylindrical projection simply did not work out. Also, a means of adding notes about a map might be nice too as there was no way to flag or otherwise indicate a (currently) un-georeferenceable map.

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  17. 4 votes
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  18. to fix the website, it doesn´t work for me at all. Doesn´t load the images.

    I can´t load any image at all. It seems the website is totally useless. I´ve georeferenced a couple of images, but I can´t do that anymore.

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  19. problem adding georeference point in my jpg map

    i can't se my image when i try to georeference my jpg image www.melandrigaudenzio.com/aa.jpg

    any suggestion?

    thanks

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  20. synchronised zoom-in

    allow synchronised zoom-in across two maps when georeferencing based on points already georeferenced/saved. When one point is clicked, show approximate location of other in the other map.

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