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I am new to the GIS world and have faired pretty well with ArcGIS 9.3, learned and still learning on the job. I would like to get a better handle on QGIS though. I linked the files from my dropbox. I tried the on the fly projection and changing the projection of the following file:

I need the aforementioned file to project and line up with the following boundry file:

Thanks in advacnce for any input.

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Load both shapefiles into QGIS.

Right-click on one of them and choose 'set project crs from layer'. enter image description here

Open the poject poperties, tab CRS and check 'enable on the fly crs transformation'. enter image description here

Now, both layers would align.

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