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Getting Started

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OSM-wiki resources


  • Objects - explains what objects maps consist of and how these objects are described in detail
  • Changeset - explains why you create a changeset when you upload data to the OSM server
  • Preferences - some of the setting are not acceptable via settings menu or just spread everywhere in the editor
  • EVERY "button" and menu item may be assigned with hot-key (including menu items provided with plugins; popular presets and saved search queries). Some default hotkeys may surprise editors from iD and Poltrach. All shortcuts will be present "Hotkeys" tab in F12 menu you can adjust and fine-tune them or reset at any moment.

JOSM tools


JOSM interface

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JOSM Plugins

JOSM error messages

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