Editing is the process of modifying feature geometry, locations, and attributes of spatial data.

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Modify CSV file in QGIS before joining it to a shapefile

I've imported a Delimited Text File that I want to join to a shapefile I have. Unfortunately, the join field attributes have a pesky ' character before the actual string. I wanted to delete that ...
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Inserting text into field of attribute table in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am populating an attribute table. After adding a field i have to populate the field with different texts in a sequential order like water, air, car, school etc. i have completed inserting water ...
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Creating Parking Spaces in ArcGIS

I am trying to create parking spaces in ArcGIS. I have multiple parking lots and need to create rectangular spaces for each spot that I can color and give distinct attributes to. In addition I need a ...
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Aggregating polygons with space between them

Im currently editing a large dataset that has large chunks removed throughout (buffered road network). The areas adjacent from each side have coinciding attributes, but have this large erased area in ...
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Publishing feature layer with enabled editor tracking overwrites edited creator attribute

trying to publish a populated feature layer via ArcMap 10.2.2 (share as > service) to ArcGis Online with Editor tracking enabled, without having all "Creator" and "Editor" Attributes being overwritten ...
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Editing an ArcGIS Online Hosted Feature Service with ArcGIS Desktop Basic

I'm working to develop a workflow to edit ArcGIS Online hosted feature services on desktop. The Create Local Copy for Editing and Synchronize Local Edits with Server functionality works as expected ...
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Is it possible to edit line vertices in ArcGIS online?

I can edit the line vertices I create in Collector, but can't figure out how to edit the vertices directly in ArcGIS online. I can change the length of the line, but not the vertices in ArcGIS online ...
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ArcSDE 10.1 Insert/Update Trigger on Adds (A) Table (Oracle 11g) and Feature Services on ArcGIS Server

I'm trying to use a trigger to update a versioned dataset in an SDE environment. Basically, I wanted to implement a system of unique ids called GISID. Initially, when a feature is created (inserted), ...
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How can I set Changed flag in ArcMap using ArcObjects.NET?

In my task I changes representation geometry in selected features. When I edits something in ArcMap manually, question dialog about saving changes causes: Editor - Start editing Edit geometry Editor ...
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How to access components on UIFileLayout?

I have followed How to programmatically associate a layer with a custom UI? and added successfully my custom *.ui file to the editing window in QGIS. Now I would like to add an action to my custom ...
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How to display vertex markers in QGIS for non-editable layers?

I've a PostGIS layer with read-only privileges. Is there any way to display the vertex markers of the layer?
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Erdas LPS : how to rename points_ID values?

I'm working with ERDAS LPS 2014, i would like edit the name given for my GCPs and TPs (add the following suffix : "_w"). I tried to do that thanks to the "formula" menu... in vain. I did not find a ...
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Can't replace attribute with field calculator

I have an attribute table where one of the columns (laeskaerm) has been edited/created by checkboxes on 2 different machines. Result: it contains both 1, 0, true, false and NULL I'd like to replace ...
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Automatically updating user-edited features in QGIS plugin

I am working on a plugin for QGIS (2.12). It uses data stored in an Spatialite database. When the user creates a new feature, the plugin should: update the feature attribute table (the popup form ...
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Changing/editing original feature class referenced in ArcGIS map package?

I created two different map packages (say, mappack1 and mappack2) that included a common layer (polyline feature class in a file geodatabase, say LINE). Then I unpacked mappack1 and edited the common ...
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Editing X,Y of point in shapefile using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Arcmap 10.1: I edited the coordinates within a shapefile. They are long/lat but the point will not move to that new coordinate on the map. I know this is probably a simple fix but for the life of me I ...
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Cannot Edit ArcGIS Server Map service with feature access enabled

My problem is that I can't edit the features in my ArcGIS server map service but when I publish this service to ArcGIS online all editing functions work very well, So here is what i have done: ...
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Problem rotating features

I'm trying to rotate multiple features in a certain angle, but each on its own pivot, is there a way to do it in ArcMap? Whenever I try to select the features and use the rotate tool all of them ...
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Invert area on OpenStreetMap

One of my biggest frustrations with OSM is adding non-forest/wood areas to an otherwise completely tree-covered area of land. I'd like to know if there's any way to invert the selection of say, ...
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What can I do when snapping doesn't work correctly?

I'm trying to manually edgematch some adjacent polygons. When I try to add a vertex to snap it to another vertex on an adjacent polygon, it invariably undoes itself, as shown in this video that I made ...
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How to reshape polygons with curves in ArcMap?

I'm looking for a good method for reshaping parcel polygons that have curves. One side of a given polygon (like in my screenshot) has a curve but for some reason, the other side was made with straight ...
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QGIS force saving edited data of layer

I am facing an issue I found in QGIS 2.12. My layers are WFS layers. I use QGIS in a Windows tablet to edit some data in the street. After working for some hours in the street and editing a bunch of ...
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Add and edit Oracle Spatial Layer in QGIS

When I connect oracle layer are not enabled me all editing options. I can create and delete but not update. It is an issue of users? permissions or privileges? metadata? All works OK in ...
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Save Edit destroys the Sketch Tool

I have edit tool(s) in ArcObjects (ArcGIS10.3). The first tool is "Create a new Polygon' and following is the code: Note: mpEditor is class member and Project is in Edit Mode private void ...
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Moving Point Features (within a Polygon) to the Edge of those Polygon Features

I have a bit of a complex task, and was wondering if anybody has knowledge that could assist me. Data: Water utility data that is not connected through a geometric network. Data includes Parcel ...
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Cutting Polygon in Two in ArcMap?

For ArcMap10: I know there are multiple way to do this, but I wanted to see what was the most efficient for this case, as I will be doing it repeatedly in my workflow. I have a .shp polygon layer with ...
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Trying to select, copy and paste just one feature in ArcMap 10.3. ArcMap copies and pastes the entire dataframe instead

Using ArcMap 10.3, I'm trying to copy a feature I just created using Editor>Create Features, and paste it into the same layer several times. I click on the feature using the small Editor arrow, ...
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delete rings when reshaping polygons

In QGIS I have a polygon SHP layer. The layer contains rings. I am reshaping the polygon layer by cutting away large areas of the polygons. When cutting away a part of the polygon that contains a ...
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Adding Special Nodes to OSM Data for pgRouting

I am currently creating a system to route pedestrian to open areas. I used OSM data and osm2po to parse the data for pgRouting. Now, I want to create new nodes with an additional attribute or flag to ...
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Using advanced python label expressions on feature linked annotation classes?

I have been able to produce the labels I need in ArcMap (Desktop Advanced license TRIAL), using advanced python expressions for several labels without adding extra fields and and data to my feature ...
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Viewing Edit Tracking History on Feature Service hosted at ArcGIS Online?

Is there a way to view the edit history of a specific feature service or feature? I have enabled edit tracking and have been doing fieldwork for 2 weeks now. I want to see how the data has changed ...
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Removing non-interactable “ghost” points

Non-professional here, working with ArcGIS 10.3 mapping soil data for an agricultural study and I have an issue with residual point features from a file I thought I removed. After I turn off all of ...
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Features lost when creating “Local copy for editing”

I want to edit a hosted feature service from AGOL (no server). I followed the steps to create a local copy for editing, however when I do this - not all of the features exist in the local copy. I ...
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Breaking down a line into segments with different classifications

I'm new working in QGIS and my GIS skills are rusty. I have a polyline that is based on a road network. The segments are based on road data from NS gov't. I need to classify some of those segments ...
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Is it possible to delete only the graphical component [closed]

I use QGIS 2.10 and a Shapefile. This File contain a large attribute table and shows the data on the map like points. in short words,every thing is fine. My question is, is it possible to delete only ...
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Constructing geodetic lines

I am trying to construct a geodetic line between destinations. I have followed two guides without luck. This are the steps I've done: I created a polyline shapefile and named it "Distance" I went ...
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How do you retrieve an accidentally deleted point in an ArcGIS Web Mapping Application?

Hypothetical scenario: I've shared an ArcGIS Web Mapping Application with non-tech-savvy staff members. One of the staff members accidentally deletes a point within the Web Mapping Application. Is ...
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ArcMap 10.3.1 Editor Message: “A layer for PROJECT_LINES was not found…”

When editing a feature class stored in Oracle Spatial, I am receiving 3 warning messages upon stopping the edit session: There are 2 more after pressing OK - PROJECT_POINTS and PROJECT_POLYGONS. I ...
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QGIS 2.12 attribute table update question

I'm trying to fill in a whole lot of cells in the same column of an attribute table all at once using the field calculator. Am I on the right track with the following expression? "Author" || ...
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Creating feature template in blank map of ArcMap?

I understand how to create features with existing templates, but what if the map has no templates to begin with and no layers to use to create them; say, just a basemap? Is there a way within ArcMap ...
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Unable to edit PostGIS DB using QGIS 2.10, works on 2.8

I have data in PostGIS DB which I need to edit with QGIS. I created a project file with QGIS 2.10. I was able to connect and open the PostGIS database, but ran into problems when I tried to edit DB ...
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Error when stop editing a feature in ArcPy [closed]

I want to make changes in a feature attribute table that is an edge source of a Network dataset. In the next step, I need to rebuild the Network to make the changes take efect. The problem is that, ...
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Editor toolbar disappears whenever mxd is re-opened

We just switched to ArcGIS 10.3.1 from 10.2.2 at work. I've noticed that when I start to edit a feature, the Editor toolbar appears. I dock, customize it a bit, make and save some edits, and close the ...
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How to update a DATE field when moving PostGIS geometry in QGIS?

I've been correcting our address point file using various methods to identify points that need to be corrected, with the final step being a manual move the point (or by the Numerical Vertex Edit) to ...
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Displayed labels that are NOT in attribute tables. What/where are they?

I have a map with two .shps added in the layer, one is a polygon and these polys have labels displayed that are NOT in either of the attribute tables. How would I go about finding these labels that ...
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How to remove a node in QGIS

I want to remove some nodes from a shape file using QGIS 2.10.1 I enable editing I click on the Node Tool I click on a node I want to select (it turns blue) However, once I select this node I am ...
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Digitizing short cut for split tool function? [duplicate]

I do alot of digitizing and rather than have to keep moving the cursor up to the split tool on the tool bar I wondered if anybody know if there was a shortcut available to speed up the process?
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Keeping record of lock files when editing geodatabases using ArcGIS for Desktop?

In my organization, my group edits several Geodatabases and I am trying to find a way to keep track of them when GDBs are edited. Is there an Esri function or possible an Excel script that would ...
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Merge without dissolve in ArcGIS for Desktop? [duplicate]

I am trying to merge several polygons in a feature dataset into one. Normally I would use a simple merge but the issue is that merge automatically dissolves. I on the other hand want to have them all ...
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Editing imported attributes in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have finally completed my first ArcGIS-task, creating a shapefile containing poligons which mark designated spaces as well as installed facilities. The more than 450 facilities have a whole lot of ...