Integrate the GMAP Module with Drupal 6's Views Interface


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Integrating the GMap module with Views

The GMap module comes with a quick and dirty node map that shows you the location fields of all your nodes in your Drupal site and you see it right here at /map/node. This is the easiest way of adding an interactive map to your site and the options in the GMap and GMap location administrative screens give you a certain amount of control. But we can do better with Views. Let's put together a map right now that shows the same as this but with much more useful information when you click a pin and to be filterable by state. To do that, we'll create a view by going to Administer > Site building and Views. Then click Add to create our view. We'll call this view family_map. The description is Family map. It's of type node, so we don't have to change anything else. Just click Next.

As usual, we'll add some filters. We are going to show all of the household nodes that have been published. So we scroll down show only the Node group just to make it a little easier and sc...

Integrating the GMap module with Views
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Integrating the GMap module with Views provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal 6: Online Presentation of Data

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