A characteristic of an object (person, thing, etc.). In the GIS field, it is used to refer to the non-spatial data associated with a location or geometry

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How to create one attribute containing multiple adjacent parcels?

I'm trying to upload town parcel data to my Garmin GPS from Esri. Garmin registers each attribute as an entirely different file, and requires you to 'turn on' each file to display it on the GPS. This ...
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QGIS 2:14 - Border show-through on small Simple Markers

On small Simple Markers, 2.20000 mm or less, there is border show-through which I have been unable to eliminate with no pen or transparent border style. This is shown in the group of large and small ...
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QGIS - Split a line having attributes with UNIQUE constraint

I am using QGIS with a PostgreSQL/PostGIS database, where the lines table (named 'segments'), besides the integer serial primary key, has a UUID column having a UNIQUE constraint. Trying to split a ...
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Is there a plugin or another way to quicky edit the attribute features in QGIS?

I want to edit the field "name" of several roads in QGIS 2.14. How to do it very quickly? Currently I select with "Identity feature" tool that open Form Feature Attribute, then with the mouse I ...
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How to retrive feature's non-spatial attributes from kml file in OpenLayers 3?

I'm working on a webmap using OpenLayers 3 with KML & GeoJSON vector layers. I've managed to render the layers on the map properly. I am able to retrive the attributes from all my kml files except ...
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Copy DEM attributes to a vector point?

I have a point that I drew on a tiff DEM file in QGIS. The point doesn't have any information in the attribute table except an ID of 1. How can I make it copy the raster information based on the ...
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How can I determine an appropriate query based on a join?

I am having trouble coming up with a query that will show the 12 states total population percentage in ArcMap 10.4. I created the spreadsheet below and I have already joined my excel to the states ...
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How to hide more than one QGIS attribute field at a time?

Using QGIS 2.14.1, I use the Layer Properties > Fields > Edit Widget to hide the display of an attribute in the attribute table, as shown in this screenshot: Is it possible to hide multiple ...
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arcpy codes to write ranked values

I have a dataset with ranked attributes(e.g. very low, low, moderate, high, very high). I would like to write a python code using arcpy to give a numeric values to each rank, such as 0,5,10,20,50,100. ...
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Problem with Attribute Assistant Expression Command

I am using the Attribute Assistant add-in to perform multiple steps when a new feature is created. Two of the important steps are: generate a unique, incremental ID (project ID) and then use that ...
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How to group by attributes and give unique categories in QGIS?

I have features and each of them has an attribute about what it is. In my case, I have points representing trees and each tree has its species name as an attribute. I would like to group them by ...
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Can I control what field comes up first in the Identify Results window in QGIS?

My shapefile has 20 fields in the attribute table. When I click "Identify results", the third text field (Welsh_Name) comes up first. Is it possible to change which field comes up first (at the top ...
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Warning/Error message “The ) is expected” - Functional Attribute - GeoMedia Desktop

So the problem, is when I write my Expression on the Functional Attribute window in GeoMedia Pro, it gives me a warning message indicates that the ")" is expected; The expression is : ...
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Arcpy cannot find shapefile attribute [closed]

I want arcpy to perform the following: load a shapefile, prepare to edit it, open its attribute table, perform a numpy.digitize using the values of a certain attribute and some bins provided ...
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QGIS Heatmap by value (NOT by point-densty)

I need a heat map generated by points value irrespective of how close or far apart the points may be in QGIS 2.6.1 So far I'm using the raster/heatmap/heatmap function. I need the same colour to run ...
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How to delete fields from a Geopackage attribute table?

Using QGIS 2.14.0 on a Microsoft Surface Book with Windows 10, I created a geopackage from a layer using Save As... I can successfully add a field to the geopackage's attribute table, calculate ...
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Shapefile with point or polygon

I'm just beginning with SIG and QGIS. I've been given two shapefiles with cities. One shapefile appears like point shapefile in QGIS, the other like polygon shapefile. The problem is that the ...
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QGIS Attribute update using excel

I am looking to update the Attribute table for a Layer in QGIS using a join. However I am not looking to ADD attributes to the table (thereby adding extra columns) rather I would like to "Update" ...
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How to set hidden attribute in QGIS Lyon?

I want to set my attribute as hidden in QGIS. I have tried Layer Properties -> Fields -> text edit -> Select Hidden. It is just information. In hidden attribute will be invisible - the user is ...
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creating clusters of points with same attributes

I have a file of some 4000 points, which belong to around 400 different categories (species of rare plants). I would like to remove duplicates within the categories (which could be repeated ...
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QGIS and mysql administration - How to update a multiple select values

I have a mysql DB with spatial information. I would like to admin this DB from QGIS. I have the following situation: TABLE_A id | title | point 1 | item1 | point(x1,y1) 2 | ...
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Combining attributes of point data within buffer using QGIS?

I have city data broken down into intersections and roads. Around each intersection, I have created a buffer. I also have parcel data, including the attribute "gross tax 2015" for each parcel. I ...
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Joined attributes not available in Feature Service

I have a joined feature class (PROPERTY) and table (OG_LEASE). When I publish this as part of a map service and feature service, attributes are only available in the map service. Map service fields: ...
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Command line join attributes by location using OGR

I have two overlapping vector files (polygons and sample) and want to do a spatial join from the command line to extract all features in polygons that intersect with sample. Essentially I want to have ...
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Redrawing multisegmented lines as arcs using measurements stored in attributes

I'm beginning the process of moving our local government cadastre data in to a topologically clean parcel fabric layer using ArcGIS. I'm at the stage where I'm looking to clean the data and get it ...
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Automated Attribute Field completion

I created the following model based on the fields that is needed for asset valuation. Please see below. I would like to auto-populate the "Code" field basde on certain criteria, for example. The ...
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Subsetting a shapefile and saving it using PyQgis

I am very new to PyQgis. I have a shapefile containing a lot of information for each place, it looks like this id stat_1 stat_2 ... stat_n i1 0 0 2 i2 1 1 ...
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Strange names of swedish cities [duplicate]

I got a GIS Data-set for swedish cities. The problem is that they have strange names such as: Trädet Jäla Mjönäs Älmhult Did someone have the samoe problems? I think "ö" for instance mean ...
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Using ArcGIS ModelBuilder in to Select By Attributes?

I have a file showing for each disaster, which provinces were affected. The number of provinces affected varies and their names or associated code varies as well. Example, if a flood in 2000 ...
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How to assign polygon attributes to grid cells using centroids in QGIS?

I am relatively new using QGIS. Unfortunately I can´t figure out the following yet. I have two polygon shapefiles, one is a grid I have created using QGIS 2.12.3-Lyon (Creat graticule) and the ...
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How to manually assign new names to attributes in a spatial data frame column with NA values

Data can be found here (Admin 1- States and Provinces, first download button): http://www.naturalearthdata.com/downloads/10m-cultural-vectors/ I have a shapefile of the world that I'll be pulling ...
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Copy geometry from one layer onto attributes of another?

I have two polygon layers, A and B, that have the same features but totally different attributes. I want to use the attributes from layer A, but I want them to have the more accurate geometry from ...
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Polygons get lost when doing Join attributes by location

I am trying to do the operation "Join attributes by location" in QGIS. I have a point layer and a few polygon layers, all of them in shapefile format. I want to sum the values of the attributes of the ...
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Attribute table update after v.split on GRASS GIS [duplicate]

So I just used v.split to create shorter segments (with just 2 vertices) of my contour lines. I was left with about 22000 lines but, when I open the attributes table, I find no more than 45 entry ...
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Why is QgsFeatureIterator returning bad data?

This is a spin-off of another question I asked previously, but it has grown in scope and deserves its own thread. While iterating over a vector layer (shapefile) I included the following ...
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How to assign diameter size to valve feature class based on waterline size?

I have two shapefiles, valves (points) and waterlines (polyline). The waterlines have a diameter attribute that is populated with the correct size. The valves have an attribute for diameter size as ...
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Using Definition Query to pull out monthly ridership data?

I have a database of bus stop ridership for Jan-Nov of 2015. There is an existing data set information pertaining to bus stops. I previously linked individual tabs (for each month) to the bus stop ...
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Problem with expression syntax in Attribute Assistant

I am using Arc 10.3.1 and attribute assistant. I would like the attribute assistant to autopopulate a field called [Supervisors] with a conditional statement depending upon the values of other ...
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PyQGIS: Change attribute value doesn't work, results in NULL

I am writing a QGIS plugin, which at one point attempts to change several attribute values on a layer. However, in the end no changes are made. If I punch similar code into the built-in Python ...
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Showing QgsAddAttrDialog in a Python plugin

I want to invoke the builtin add field dialog from my python plugin in QGIS: This is the add attribute dialog of the attribute table. It is located HERE. I expect it to return a QgsField. ...
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Plot attribute of shapefile with R

Does anybody know how to plot any attribute of a shapefile with R? For example, like this.
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QGIS, displaying attribute values over geographies

Is there a way to use graduated symbols that display a value off the attribute table? For example, I have a map of Vermont towns, and I would like to have an industry code floating above each town (I ...
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Reading feature class attributes with or without quotes in ArcPy?

I'm working on a script that clips a batch of feature classes by a selection made in another feature class. The way it works is by reading the clip feature fields, then allowing the user to select the ...
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Combining 2 different symbologies in QGIS

I've got a layer (road axis) with 2 different attributes : one with the amount of trafic, another with the number of people living next to this road. As symbology for the trafic amount, I like use ...
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When aggregating points by polygons with sp::over function, how do I include attribute data from both the points and polygons? [duplicate]

Data: Zipped ea.ml1 shapefile can be found here, and the country outline can be downloaded here at the GADM site. I've been using the Ethiopia ESRI shapefile. Branch locations are here. I have a ...
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Selecting Minimum values from in_memory dataset!

I am trying to select the minimum value from a data set being stored in the in_memory workspace. This prevents me from using sub-queries. I'm hoping that someone has found a work around for this issue ...
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Updating feature attribute in QGIS plugin?

I am writing a plugin for QGIS (v2.12). There have been quite a few similar questions on this forum, but they don't seem to work for me. my plugin does the following: get the vector layer check ...
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How to remove unwanted columns from a polygon in R AND keep the result as a spatial data frame?

To simplify my problem, I'm gonna start at the source instead of explaining my full-map problem. I have a shapefile of Ethiopia pulled from GADM (can be downloaded here). A lot of the attribute ...
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How do I retain all attribute data when clipping two polygons in R? [duplicate]

I would first like to say that my question is very much similar to this answered one, but the proposed solutions don't seem to be working for me. I think that my question is slightly different, as I'm ...
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Default attribute when merging two polygons in ArcMap?

When merging two polygons in ArcMap 10.3, it appears that the new polygon always inherits the attributes of the larger (by area) of the two input polygons, unless otherwise specified. Is this by ...