Opened 18 years ago

Closed 16 years ago

Last modified 14 years ago

#2 closed enhancement (duplicate)

Save/restore default symbology

Reported by: stevehalasz Owned by: gsherman
Priority: minor: annoyance Milestone:
Component: Project Loading / Saving Version: Trunk
Keywords: layer properties colours colors symbology Cc:
Must Fix for Release: No Platform: All
Platform Version: Awaiting user input: no


I would love to have an option in the symbology preferences to "save as default". This would save the symbology info in a .qgl file for instance. Each provider would implement it differently. When adding the layer again later it would apply the default symbology automatically if it is found.

Change History (7)

comment:1 by gsherman, 18 years ago

Milestone: Version 1.0 Release

This is an important feature to have in place by the 1.0 release.

comment:2 by cavallini@…, 17 years ago

Platform: Debian
Version: HEAD

this seems the same as #169. Better merge the two?

comment:3 by anonymous, 17 years ago

Platform: DebianAll

comment:4 by shalasz, 17 years ago

Component: GUIProject Loading / Saving
Keywords: layer properties colours colors symbology added

#169 is a duplicate of this. Paolo says:

It would be very useful to have the possibility of saving layer properties even independently of projects; therefore different users or different projects could share uniform layer colours, transparency etc. GRASS implements a similar mechanism with RGB column in the database (which would be good to be able to reuse in QGIS). This, couples with the possibility of assigning properties to a bunch of layers (like a "catalog") would allow much smoother work.

comment:5 by anonymous, 17 years ago

Awaiting user input: unset
Must Fix for Release: No

comment:6 by timlinux, 16 years ago

Resolution: duplicate
Status: newclosed

Ticket #840 which I opened recently also duplicates this. I know this is the first report for this, but Im closing this ticket and managing it further from #840.

comment:7 by (none), 14 years ago

Milestone: Version 1.0.0

Milestone Version 1.0.0 deleted

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