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

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Toggling selected feature when using Node Tool of QGIS?

Does anyone know of a way, when using the Node tool in QGIS to edit a polygon, to choose or toggle which feature (within the same layer) is being selected if they share a boundary? It seems to just ...
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ArcGIS Server JavaScript: copy attribute from feature snapped to

I have an application that allows the user to add a point (in this case, pipe breaks) and snap to a line (water main). I have been asked to pre-populate one of the attributes in the point feature ...
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This operation is not allowed while editing error

When I tried to delete a feature, I got :This operation is not allowed while editing" error when I wanted to refresh version. The related code is: 'Start Editing Operation ...
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Editing shapefiles

I have a heavy editing job coming up and I was thinking of creating different version of the same shapefile and have multiple people work on it. What is the best way or is there a way to check an ...
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How to refine a gpx track and set additional points on existing road network?

I am trying to refine/populate gpx tracks recorded by a GPS device. I would like to add 1 or 2 points between each gpx point recorded and snap these additional points to roads. I am using essentially ...
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What data format to do temporary editing with QGIS before committing it to a RDBMS?

I am trying to create a temporary spatial data from a PostGIS database that a user can do the editing on. Currently, I have a service that returns GeoJSON from the PostGIS database. But I don't think ...
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Stretchingt geometry (shapes) up to desired point in any direction using FME?

How to stretch geometry -line, up to desired point in any direction in FME?
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How to edit “Self Intersecting” polyline in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Trying to figure out how to edit a self intersecting polyline (Interstate Ramp) such that I end up with a from node, self intersection loop, then end node. I'm using ArcGIS Version 10.3 and the ...
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Simply editting timestamps for gpx file

I have recieved a gpx file for a track I rode last week with someone. Most of the track we rode together, but 2 parts he was faster than me. To avoid incorrect personal records in strava, I would like ...
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Does moving vertexes split them?

When i try to move my vertexes from my line feature in QGIS 2.10, the line is getting "separated", also when i delete the vertexes my line is getting holes. Any ideas why?
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Editing with projected coordinate system defined for data frame

I am looking for some confirmation on my understanding of the information message Spatial Reference Does Not Match that I receive when starting an edit session. I have been told by so many that you ...
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Is it possible to set the layer which the trace tool traces?

Let's say I have at least 3 Layers. I want to reshape a polygon of layer 1, tracing a polygon from layer 2. This is no problem if you have only those 2 layers. But now I need layer 3 (or 3 to 10) ...
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Multiuser editing coupled with Google Street view?

I am currently looking for an interface with two essential features: Ability for multiple users to edit data simultaneously Ability for all users to use Google Street View within interface (As an ...
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PostgreSQL trouble editing points / lines / polygons in QGIS

I have a problem with postgresql and QGIS : I can add points/lines/polygons and fillup field But I can't : delete points/lines/polygons modify points/lines/polygons (move or modify field) ex : ...
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Deleting multiple polygons at once in ArcGIS 10.1?

I have a cloud mask shapefile that accidentally identified buildings as clouds. I want to delete this mass of polygons in Arcmap 10.1 by highlighting all of them and pressing delete. Then re-saving ...
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QGIS 2.8.2 Wien - Editing problem

I am using QGIS 2.8.2 with Windows 7. After loading the files, I cannot edit them. Even when I select one entity, editing buttons are still in grey and cannot be used. Does someone know how to solve ...
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In QGIS, add to existing dem tiles and expand corresponding contour coverage within a project

In my first QGIS project I have dozens of digitized layers that have spread beyond the contour and dem tile area that I started with. Please recommend how to safely expand or replace the dem and ...
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Enable editing only one feature in a Polygon Layer using PyQGIS

I was thinking of locking neighboring polygons (parcels) by disabling editing on them, while editing would be possible on the polygon at the center. This means other polygons can also be edited in ...
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Dealing with Null Values in Destination Table After Editing with ArcGIS Relationship Class?

I have an ArcGIS geodatabase that contains one origin feature class linked to multiple standalone tables by Simple one-to-many Relationship Classes. The foreign keys in the destination tables are all ...
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Need to edit info to new column for label and concatenate information which is alphanumeric

I need to end up with the following: Jones, H.L. A-345 The data is entered into Survey Name (as string). Survey Abstract #is entered as "345" I need to add "A-" to the number, and then concatenate ...
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How to edit a shape which the toggle Edit buttom is noot enable in QGIS?

I just download a shape file (polyline) from internet and I would like to do some modification in the line, but the Toggle Editing buttom is not enable. It seems that the file is locked and is not ...
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Editing Road Style/Color from ArcGIS Maps and Data Group

I have ArcMap 10.2 on a Windows 10 pc. I uploaded this open source layer into my desktop map, but I can't edit the look of the streets or color from the table of contents. Is there a way to do this, ...
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Drawing polylines with angle and distance using vba

I am new to arcobjects using VBA. I have a point feature, and i want to draw polyline using point feature as starting point in desired direction and distance. And I have to draw second line basing the ...
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Zoom from one feature to another in edit mode?

I have to manually edit a shapefile of a couple of hundred points. I would like a quick way to jump from one point to the next in both the attribute sense and the visual/spatial sense i.e I would ...
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Is it possible to create an editable app with an ArcGIS Online Public Account?

I have been experimenting with creating apps from templates in an ArcGIS Online Public Account. While I can create apps that let me view my web map, I have yet to find a way to create a map that works ...
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Toggle Editing Mode issue with QGIS 2.8 [closed]

Returning to QGIS after a long absence. Probably missing something basic, but I can't click on the Toggle Editing Mode (pen symbol) when I open an Attribute Table in QGIS 2.8. Any pointers?
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How to use Replace Geometry to replace the selected feature with a circle

I have a polygon shapefile and I want replace every irregular polygon with a circle. I think I can do it with the Replace Geometry tool. But once the Replace Geometry tool is selected, draw a polygon ...
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How can I copy feature in ArcMap to a specified location

In ArcMap you can use the copy and paste on the standard toolbar or use the Copy Features tool on the Advanced Editing toolbar to copy the selected feature. But the former can only copy a feature to ...
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How can I save a modified shapefile in ArcGIS Pro as new shapefile?

I downloaded a zipped shapefile and modified it in ArcGIS Pro. How can I save changes as a new shapefile? I see only the option to save as Layer File. If it is not possible, how I can edit an ...
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Selecting new feature in attribute table of ArcMap without using mouse?

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop. When editing fields of a feature in an attribute table (right-click -> open attribute table with start editing enabled), is there a way to quickly select a new ...
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Arcgis added feature stored in another table

In ArcGIS, we enabled "Register as versioned" option. We can edit features but when we insert a feature, it is stored in another table; A658. Even if we use the default version. There is no problem ...
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Adding line to CartoDB?

I watched the tutorial "Create your own data using the CartoDB Editor" about adding a feature but in the editor, I couldnt seem to find the adding a line feature. When I click the button of add ...
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Snapping feature nodes doesn't work after feature creation (filter involved)

I've experienced a strange behaviour during editing mode: I have set a filter to 2 features (polygons), part of on of my PostGIS layers: "name"='A' OR "name"='B' After that I have created a new ...
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QGIS Editing: move - both - nodes after Cut has been performed

I just ran into unexpected behavior while editing a polygon shapefile in QGIS 2.8.2. Scenario: A polygon: Then I cut that polygon into two seperate poygons: Then I use the Node Tool to move a ...
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Learning about Editing on ArcSDE?

I am looking for some information about Editing in ArcSDE in a PDF or online that I would like to read about. I came to the USDA's Forest Service from the USDA NRCS and NRCS does not have ArcSDE. The ...
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Area missing in polygon (Shapefile)

I'm working with ArcGIS and the following image is showing the polygons that I have in my shapefile. The seleted polygon should actually be this selected one + the blank area right below it. This ...
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How to merge two lines of polygons?

In QGIS 2.6.1, I have merged two polygon shapefiles. After the merge I am facing a problem at boundaries. So I thought of changing Polygon -> lines, manually deleting one of the lines at the ...
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assign text values to selected subset in the attribute table in QGIS [closed]

I am using QGIS and I would like to generate a new string of text in the attribute table for a selected subset of features in a vector file. I cannot find an operator in the field calculator to ...
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Merging polygons interactively in ArcMap using less clicks than Merge tool?

I am looking for an interactive tool which simply merges two polygon geometries by clicking on each polygon and nothing else. I need a workflow for a particular project-step which cannot be automated ...
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How do I edit multiple features at one time?

In my case, there are about 30 overlaid features. How do I select all and edit them at one time? I want to reshape the features, mainly using the node tool to reshape a straight line into a (fake) ...
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Plugin SWAP vector direction doesn't work in QGIS

I've installed plugin Swap vector direction in QGIS. But it doesn't work. I click and nothing. I need to flip lines (22 000 000 lines). In ArcGIS takes many hours and still flipping. I thought ...
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Cut polygon into new polygons using lines in ArcGIS

I'm new to GIS and I work with ArcMap. I have a layer with an orthophoto of a graveyard. On top of that, a layer with an old scanned map of the same area showing all graves. I would like to make a ...
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QGIS - some edit feature options disabled in vector layer [closed]

I created a new vector layer in QGIS, saving as I went along and then I saved the project and logged out. When I went back into the project, I wanted to add some more features to the same layer, so ...
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Double Entries/ Errors with Digitizing Polygons

I have a layer that has errors, i mean polygons have double entries (digitized twice), i can edit manually but there's a lot of attributes and it will take ages to clean the data. Is there any short ...
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Editing KML custom data elements using Google Earth?

I've been reading up a bit on KML extended tags and custom data elements. https://developers.google.com/kml/documentation/extendeddata I have a person that likes using Google Earth but he is also ...
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How to split polygon features using an overlaid polygon layer in QGIS?

I have a polygon layer (pictured below) that I made by vectorizing a clip from the USDA Cropland Data Layer. The low resolution of the USDA layer causes fields that are separated by narrow roads to ...
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start editing encountered one or more layers with error and can not continue this data is not editable

I create two feature classes by importing an already existing layers then I create a topology and I set the rule such that a point feature class must be covered by endpoints of the other line feature ...
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex with specific editing permissions

In ArcGIS Server I can make users member of roles with specific permissions (users, publishers or admins) and access rights to services. Now I have an application (ArcGIS Viewer for Flex) using ...
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automation help within an attribute table ArcMap 10.3

I have 100+ catchments within a watershed. There are 6 different types of land use classifications within in the watershed. There are 5 different types of soil types within the watershed. My ...
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Prevent Editor Widget auto save

I'm writing a feature layer editor demo and I'm using the esri.dijit.editing.Editor class. According to documentation (https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/jsapi/editor-amd.html), both attribute ...