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Problems in making CLM files with DIVA-GIS

I am fairly new to GIS softwares and this will be my first post here. I'm working with DIVA-GIS and was redirected here. I hope this is the correct place. I am doing a research which involves ...
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How to view .grd and .gri file format in ArcGIS 10.1

I have downloaded a file from DIVAGIS, the landcover map of India, and it is in the format of .grd and .gri file. How can i view these files in ArcGIS 10.1?
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How to upload a series of OS map sheets using QGIS and merge together?

I need to upload historic OS sheets in tiff format, and 'stitch' them together, as some districts are spread over a number of sheets. I have no idea how to do this. Can anyone help?
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Create a map of only one country in DIVA-GIS

I made a map of china with the places where the climate is suitable to plant Brussels sprouts. The bounderies of China are in a shapefile. However the layer with the colormap showing where the climate ...
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Making climate file (CLM) problem in DIVA GIS

I encountered a problem when I made a CLM file in DIVA GIS as: After successfully making CLM file, the value of minimum and maximum temperature would not be the same as shown in GRID file. If GRID ...
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Trouble with making shapefile from xls file

Using DIVA GIS, each time I attempt to import some species data from an xls file to be plotted onto a map, the program becomes very slow and eventually becomes unresponsive. My dataset originally ...