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Plotting attributes adjacent in GRASS?

How can I get an attribute (in this case a well api number) to plot adjacent to the well's symbol on my map. I am new to Grass and running Grass 7.
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Change display of a shapefile to draw the smaller polygons in front of the bigger ones

I have a polygon shapefile, with overlapping elements. Currently, QGIS displays the biggest one on top of the others, which hides the smaller ones behind. Is there a way to change this behaviour and ...
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Display selected features with same point geometry

I have a point layer and some features have exactly the same geometry. When I make a selection it seems that some features are not selected because they do not display with the "Selection color" as ...
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How to display SRTM15 PLUS netcdf grid? [closed]

I'm trying to display SRTM15PLUS netcdf grid (topo15.grd) with different software (QGIS, ArcGIS, IDV) but I always get the same messed up result. Any suggestions? SRTM15PLUS grid is available here: ...
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ArcMap can't switch layers order

I have 5 different layers. I would like to change the order they are drawn. I read that (and I also used to) simply select and drag the layer from in the position I want. Nevertheless, now I am trying ...
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Shapefile not displaying points (vertices) in ArcMap

this code finds all the vertices of every census tract for the state of California and Colorado. The code runs, and creates a shapefile with all proper filled fields (totpop, XCoord,YCoord, area1 etc.)...
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Why ModelBuilder results do not display in map? [duplicate]

I am automating river network analysis using ModelBuilder by making a tool out of the different Hydrology Spatial Analyst Tools extension. When run individually, each tool in the set of tools has an ...
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Creating a palette for categorized data displays

I regularly categorize data as follows: Prehistoric = blue Roman = red Anglo-saxon = green Medieval = yellow Post-medieval = brown Modern = grey Undated = white Is there any way to save this palette ...
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ArcGIS 10.3.1 cannot display simple TIFF image created with GIMP (graphic software)

I have the following issue: I used the graphic software program GIMP to create a really simple TIFF image - white background layer, a couple of black polygons on it. For some reason I can't import ...
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display issue in qgis 2.14 : features appear and disappear

I have several virtual layers in my project. One of them contains 6 lines. Depending of the scale, at least one line disappears from the canvas for an unknown reason. I heard that sometimes, creating ...
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Modify a Raster display just for aesthetic reason

I have one raster display that I want to include in a report that I am working for school. This is a picture of the raster file: This is a river bathymetry and as you can see, on the margins of ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Model Builder, getting results to 'add to display' when running as a model tool?

I have a finished model that has been saved as a model tool in a custom toolbox. I add the toolbox to ArcToolbox, double click, set the parameters, and run just like any other tool. I have the model ...
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Shapefile Polygon does not display in QGIS

I am attempting to import a Shapefile into QGIS. When I import it, the boundary is shown on the list, but when I try to view it in the mapping area, it does not show up. I can get it to show the ...
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Applying display properties similar to using ApplySymbologyFromLayer tool in ModelBuilder?

I have created a layer file using ArcGIS 10.3 ModelBuilder. I have applied symbology to this layer using the ApplySymbologyFromLayer tool in ModelBuilder. The tool applied the symbology to my ...
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Displaying multiple sea level scenarios?

I'm trying to display a number of sea level scenarios to discuss landscape differences across time. I've created a CTM of the region now i need to display sea level at a number of reduced levels (e.g. ...
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How to Make Two Attributes Display Simultaneously on one Shape File

I am trying to make a map that displays both an incidence rate of a type of cancer and also display at the same time a percent of the population per state that has a certain vaccination. I've added ...
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Displaying Raster Source Information

I have a large number of raster files I'm working on. I need to figure out how each of the files was processed from. I have a composite land cover map and would like to view the file names and ...
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High resolution screen on ArcMap?

I have an Asus ZenBook Laptop with a 3200 x 1800 touchscreen, i tried enlarge icons but the ArcToolBox and other icons not fit on a 13.3 inches display. Other "more common" apps that do not have much ...
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Coordinates do not display correctly?

I have a table with coordinates of some postcodes and I want to display them in ArcMap. The points should be on the street centrelines. When I bring in the csv file and right click to display the ...
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Point and Polygon Data refusing to display: corrupt data?

I have two sets of shapefiles, one point data and one polygon data. Both were sent as part of a bigger set of data. Neither the point or polygon data will display when loaded into QGIS. The raw data ...
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Geoserver raster as wms has blue-ish appearance when black background is visible

I have a problem with a blue-ish overlay color over my WMS layer that only is visible if there is part of the image background (nodata area) in the requested map extent. The original image is a ...
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Point feature class from xy coordinates cannot be related to project in ArcGIS

Once created the point feature class from XY coordinates I imported from an excel table (e.g. X: -4,415622; Y: 36,733385 using ArcCatalog), I am able to zoom to the layer, but I am not able to relate ...
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Imported XY coordinates displayed on a grid

I am importing a large number of X,Y coordinates into arcMap from an Excel spreadsheet. These points represent animal locations so many of them are very close together. When I zoom in to look at a set ...
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Display two generated tiles on one map using Openlayers

i have a multiple Geo-referenced tiff I want to display Two TMS layer on one map. in another way i want to display tow tailed tiff image in the same map like the picture bellow using Openlayers ...
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How to change the display order of proportional circles in QGIS 2.10?

I'm making a map with proportional circles based on point data. I want the biggest circles to be displayed below the others and the tiniest circles above. Unfortunately the default view is different : ...
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QGIS display wrong histogram statistics for float32 raster

While trying to display a float32 raster created with TauDEM, QGIS displays a min/max of 1,1 although the .aux.xml file contains the correct values. I am using QGIS 2.10.1 both on Windows 7 and Mac OS ...
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Is there something like a fast access for QGIS?

When I need QGIS only to check up something, opening the QGIS application takes way to long (on my computer: 5 minutes from double cklick on the the project until ready). I tried QGISCloud which ...
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How to SetVisible a layer without redraw all the mapcanvas

I am working with QGis 2.8.2 API c++/ QT 4.5 I am displaying a lot of layer in a mapcanvas, I am looking for a method like setVisible(boolean ) in order to setvisible or not a specify layer ...
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How to sort attribute table using ArcObjects/VBA code?

I'm using ArcMap 9.3. Shift the rows order display (ascending/descending) for a given field is as simple as double clicking on the screen. However I'd like to know how to perform this simple ...
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Multipoint shapefile won't display

I have created a multipoint shapefile file and added lat/long data for a few hundred points (by copying and pasting columns of data from excel). The new shapefile is the same coordinate system as my ...
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Multiple display of vector layer in a qgis plugin interface

def initGui(self): """Create the menu entries and toolbar icons inside the QGIS GUI.""" icon_path = ':/plugins/cropEt/icon.png' self.add_action( icon_path, text=self....
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Render or display only the boundary of a vector layer containing thousands of polygons

This might be a very basic question but my lack of experience makes it really hard to answer. To have a cleaner map to print I want to display only the boundary of a layer composed of more than ...
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Using different symbols and colors for each row in a shapefile attribute table

I have a shapefile where I have a column of individual locations (ID field below), and then a column of yes/no data for each location. Some locations were visited twice and got different results. I ...
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Raster displaying in ArcGIS

Can anyone please explain this to me? I need the image to be displayed right in any case as I will be using it in different programs. When I open this raster image in an existing ArcGIS map it ...
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Displaying XY coordinates from csv file

I have a csv file which I created from a SQLite3 database. I want to display the points from the csv in QGis - which does not work. My coordinates are Lat/Long. They get displayed completely wrong. ...
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World map different projection

I want to display something on a world map. I have these shapefiles http://thematicmapping.org/downloads/world_borders.php I want my map to look something like this: or I am using QGis. Is ...
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When displaying XY data from Excel, attribute table empties

I have a massive Excelsheet with XY data and various other information. I followed the instructions on this site here http://support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/27589 to display the ...
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CartoDb: How do I have it display longitude and latitude lines?

I just started using CartoDb to develop some maps for my classroom. I want to have it show longitude and latitude lines so I can give my students coordinates and have them plot them. how do I set ...
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Don't display records with null values

I have shapefile with 4000+ points and I would like to display only records that have values greater than zero in a specific column. How do I stop ArcGIS from displaying all records including those ...
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Why does the AxMapControl no longer expand to fill the space when I press the Show/Hide Map Legend button?

I have a .NET application dependent on ArcGIS 9.3.1 which I am upgrading to ArcGIS 10.2. I have an AxMapControl sat in a panel in a Splitter on a tab. There is a legend which can be made to appear/...
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Workaround for AxMapControl painting issue (only problematic at certain screen resolutions)?

I have a .NET application dependent on ArcGIS 9.3.1 which I am upgrading to ArcGIS 10. I have an AxMapControl sat in a panel in a split container on a tab. The Dockstyle is set to Fill. Since ...
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How to show elevation on mouse hover in QGIS?

I've got a DEM layer and would like to have the status panel in the bottom display the elevation in addition to the mouse coordinate. Can that be done? Using QGIS 2.6.1
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How can I display GeoTIFF image in VC++?

I need to represent a GeoTIFF file in a VC++ separate window where I can see the TIFF image and when the mouse is moved it display the geographic latitude and longitude. If I display a TIFF, before ...
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texture fill doesn't display in ArcScene

My texture fill doesn't display properly in ArcScene but it does in ArcMap. What am I doing wrong? Help! ArcMap: ArcScene: The same texture fill has been selected in both ArcMap and ArcScene. ...
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Displaying Trees in Arc Scene

I'm new to ArcScene. I'm using a historic map, in arcmap, to draw old roads, garden plots and tree locations. My trees are in a point shapefile in ArcMap, I brought them into ArcScene and I'm trying ...
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Points In Attribute Table Will Not Display In Data View

I am using ArcMap 10.2.2 and opening a shapefile of points. My issues is this: the points do not appear in the data view. In other words, I cannot view the points in the display where they usually ...
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How do I display 2 layers with different coordinate systems in ArcGIS10.2?

I have a problem when I have to display 2 different layers (one dtm and a shape file). the dtm has GCS_CH1903_Bern coordinate system and the shape file has GCS_CH1903. I saw that the difference is not ...
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Change Data Source of Raster Layer Added to Map Display? Unexpected default

I have a script that I'm using to generate raster maps and automatically add them to the map display, but when they are added they are sourced to a temporary location. I use the same code for ...
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when make a cross-platform c++ GIS core, how to make the 2d-drawing platform independent? [closed]

i try to develop a c++ no-GUI GIS core(i want the core have no GUI related things, do not use any GUI library) and I can figure out how to do other things except the drawing part. when cope with 2D ...
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Hiding specific icons/markers on text generated vector layer

I'm displaying a vector layer with pois, generated from a text file: lat lon icon iconSize iconOffset title description 56.030325 14.4774116666667 http://www.medinsbiologi.se/hano/Foto....