WMS Loader

Opens a dialog in which a WMS can be loaded via the getCapabilities request. It is possible to load WMS 1.1.1 and WMS 1.3.0.



  • Auto open: Opens the element when application is started (default: false).

  • Split layers: Splits layer on load of the service (default: false).

  • Title: Title of the element. The title will be listed in “Layouts” and allows to distinguish between different buttons. It will be indicated if “Show label” is activated.

  • Default format: image/png, image/gif, image/jpeg (default: image/png).

  • Default info format: text/html, text/xml, text/plain (default: text/html).

You need a Button to show this element.


This template can be used to insert the element into a YAML application.

target: ~                            # Id of Map element to query
tooltip: 'WMS Loader'                # text to use as tooltip
autoOpen: false                      # true/false open when application is started (default: false)
defaultFormat: 'image/png'           # image/png, image/gif, image/jpeg (default: image/png)
defaultInfoFormat: 'text/html'       # text/html, text/xml, text/plain (default: text/html)
splitLayers: false                   # split layer on load of the service (default: false)