Printing

The print tool allows you to export a file of the map you have created. It does not directly print to a printer, rather it gives you a file which you can then save or print from your computer

Click on the print icon  to open the printing options panel.

An overview box will appear that displays what will be included in the print output 

Enter a map title in the text box provided.

Layout and format options - Select the size, orientation and format of your map output. If you require a legend, select a layout with 'legend' in the description 

      

 

Also adjust the scale of the map

 

Advanced options

 

Layout metadata - You can overwrite the default author and copyright text by typing into the boxes provided.

Print Quality - Specify the resolution of the map by changing the DPI value (choose from normal, high or very high )

Print

When you are ready to print your map click the print  button.

A progress bar will appear next to your print task. Once this has loaded you can open the map and download the document.

 

Once finished, click on the print output to wither download or save to your computer