GeoExt Styler


  1. Download the REST plugin for your version of GeoServer from the download page .
  2. Unzip the archive into the WEB-INF/lib directory of the GeoServer installation.
  3. Restart GeoServer
  4. Download the GeoExt Styler extension from here (it says 1.7.3 but the version number doesn’t matter. Soon there will be an updated release)
  5. Unzip the archive into the www/ directory of the GeoServer data directory.


1. Visit http://localhost:8080/geoserver/www/styler/index.html 2. Use the “Layers” panel to select a layer to style.

  1. In the “Legend” panel select a rule by clicking on it.

  2. Change the color by clicking in the color box.

  3. Click on a feature to view information about its attributes and which rules applied to it.