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The Development and Customization of Desktop GIS Application With Map Window & Dot Technology


Akhilesh Kumar Yadav , Centre for Land Resource Management,Central University of Jharkhand Ranchi, India; Dr.Shruti Kanga, Centre for Land Resource Management,Central University of Jharkhand Ranchi, India; Rakesh Kumar Chauhan, Aryabhatt Geoinformatics & Space Application Centre, Shimla (HP), India


GIS, .NET Technology, Geo-databases, Desktop Application, MIS


In this paper we focused on customization of different Geo-databases as Rural and tourism to develop desktop application using open sources GIS Software (Map Window) and .Net Technology. Map Windows is free widespread open source software to process geographical data for mapping and monitoring, planning & management, decision support system. This is basically related spatial database and MIS used open sources map windows GIS to display layers. Using map window and visual studio 2010, SQL Server 2005 and Ms-access project is designed and programmed for desktop application. By desktop application end user can view all detailed spatial information on his computer/laptop without having internet connection. It provides basic details using the geographical information system (GIS) for the planning and the development activities of the local area. The focus area is Shimla district (HP) where different spatial database is generated using Arc GIS and providing ease of access to view these information to end user using map windows GIS.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV3I21217
Published in: Volume : 3, Issue : 2
Publication Date: 01/05/2015
Page(s): 1705-1710

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