Adding a Web Map Service (WMS) in QGIS using a URL.

  • Click Layer > Add Layer > Add WMS/WMTS Layer.., or click the icon.

  • Click New

  • Give the connection a name and enter the URL to the WMS map server.

  • Click Connect and select the WMS you want to add.
  • Choose PNG as Image encoding.
  • The WMS will load with its default coordinate system. Change if you want by clicking Change
  • Click Add and Close to add the WMS to your map.

  • The WMS will display on your map.

 Added  Tue Feb 21 22:52:05 CET 2017   by MatsEmbedded Image