Qt Location Items Overlay Plugin

Provides an empty map intended to be used as background for an overlay layers for map items.


This geo services plugin is a special plugin providing only an empty map. This plugin provides no services, and is intended to be used in those cases where a Map element should only show the added map items.

The Items Overlay geo services plugin can be loaded by using the plugin key “itemsoverlay”.

Example usage

The following snippet shows how a Map using this plugin can be added as an overlay to display anti-aliased map items. Note that for such an overlay Map to be transparent, it is also necessary to set its color to a transparent one, such as transparent , like in the example.