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How can I convert KML to ESRI’s shapefile format?

I have SHP files, I want KML files, what tools can convert?

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marked as duplicate by JasonBirch, scw Aug 26 '10 at 22:19

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Asked and answered - gis.stackexchange.com/questions/98/… –  iant Aug 26 '10 at 18:14
    
Although this is the inverse operation, the majority of the answers to the question @iant linked to work both ways. –  JasonBirch Aug 26 '10 at 20:17
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Shouldn't be closed. Covers "exactly the same ground" but in the opposite direction, and as such is a unique question. Shuffling questions shouldn't be closed because a sorting question has been asked/answered. –  mankoff Aug 27 '10 at 2:53
    
In this case, I agree with the closure. Let's take the discussion to meta. –  glennon Aug 29 '10 at 18:46
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ogr2ogr -f KML output.kml input.shp 
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If you'd like a GUI, you can use QGIS. It uses OGR/GDAL in the background.

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