Expression-based Labeling for QGIS
The latest development build version of QGIS contain a great new feature: Expression-based labeling, brought to you by Nathan.
QGIS new labeling dialog is extended by a new expression builder that facilitates building your own expressions using layer attributes together with various functions for data manipulation:
Thanks to it’s preview ability, it is easy to see how changes affect the final label output:
For an in depth introduction into this new feature, check Nathan’s blog and enjoy!
Hi qGIS people, This is just awesome progress !
To anyone that is stuck trying to find these settings:
Open the new layers dialogue from the Layer Menu > Labelling. Then click on the ‘…’ icon next to the column drop down box at the top.