Cartographica 1.2.6

Cartographica 1.2.6 is a bug fix and enhancement release for Cartographica 1.2 and contains a number of bug fixes and a few minor feature additions.

Additional information may be found in the release notes for prior bug releases:

OS Compatibility

Cartographica requires Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) or 10.7 (Lion)

Changes since 1.2.5

  • Add Copy Entire Map to copy an image of the full map (without background)onto the clipboard for pasting into other applications
  • Add Copy Map As Viewed to copy an image of the current map display onto the clipboard for pasting into other applications

Feature Enhancements

  • Errors in Live Map (WMS, Bing, and OpenStreetMap) layers are now presented to the user
  • Tile Layers now support manual refresh, causing a cache purge and redraw request for the current zoom level
  • Added JPEG-compressed TIFF to supported formats
  • Adobe Illustrator export now exports unfilled polygons if the fill color is set to 100% transparent
  • Built-in geocoding now considers a missing ZIP code in an address entry to be a confidence reduction as opposed to a mismatch when used with a street database containing ZIP codes.
  • Built-in geocoding now ignores items after "#", "Ste" or "Suite" in order to avoid confusion with addresses

User Interface Changes

  • Link to ClueTrust support site now in Help menu

Bugs Fixed

  • Fixed a bug which would cause Cartographica to complain about shape files that contained 0 objects and an index file.
  • Fixed bug in Export Web Map... which caused the picture and the map to be misaligned if the zoom level was anything other than full magnification.
  • Fixed unexpected transparency in Copy Entire Map
  • Fixed a bug which could cause a crash some time after closing a Map window with an active editor
  • Fixed bug when drag-copying and printing which would cause the background to always be opaque, even when the opacity is set to 0%
  • Fixed rare bug related to the Legend window being on the screen when documents are closed
  • Fixed bug which would cause the Editing help window to remain up when closing a document window that is in edit mode
  • Fixed bug which caused illustrator import problems when using some symbols.
  • Fixed bug which would cause an invalid menu updating with Raster layers that have had all of their images deleted
  • Fixed bug which would cause layers not to be deleted after Trim, even if the trim empty layers was answered yes
  • Fixed exception that would occur when trying to georeference KDM (and other non-GDAL raster layers)
  • Fixed rare bugs which caused crashes when accessing corrupted Shape files
  • Fixed bug introduced in 393 which would cause an extra blank point to be created geocoding from files with blank lines at the end.

Known issues

Version 1.2.6 has the following known issues:

  • WFS access is read only. No changes are saved to the server.
  • WFS client retrieves too much data in some queries.



Internal Help

Cartographica has the full manual presented as built-in help from the Help menu.


The most recent documentation is now available online Cartographica Documentation

Versions are also available in PDF format:

And in ePub format (for readers like Apple Books):

©2008-2024, ClueTrust® Contact Us | Press Releases | Trademarks | Privacy Policy