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

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Saving Edits Error

I have been creating storm water easement parcels (polygons) and all of a sudden when I go to save my edits the error message "unable to save edits. The index was either too large or to small" comes ...
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Restricting edits for specific fields in a feature class for particular users

How to restrict edits for specific fields in a feature class for particular users in ArcSDE. For example, there is a feature class called “Tower”. It has 20 Fields. Out of 20 fields, 10 are updated ...
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How to save a .txt file as .gpx

This might be a little bit of a beginner question but I just can't find the answer to my problem. I have a .gpx file with numerous gps location data. I want to edit the code directly (not with a ...
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Automating the deletion of donut holes

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 and I need a way to automatically delete parts of a sketch. For example, I have multiple polygons with numbers inside of them. As shown below, the polygon has the number 28, ...
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How to edit an existing layer using leaflet?

I am used to working with OL3 and I wanted to try using leaflet and see if it is as powerful as OL. I loaded a map with some data from a GeoServer WFS layer using this tutorial from Georepublic. var ...
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Custom editor tracking field not in select list

We have a versioned sde database in ArcGIS 10.3.1 and Oracle on the back end. And we have features with editor tracking turned on based on customized editor tracking fields, such as "CREATEDWHO","...
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QGIS Desktop 2.14.0 with GRASS 7.03: Unable to edit

I have imported two text layers into QGIS but now I am not able to edit them. All the editing fields are grey. I don’t use QGIS that much, so it’s a stupid question.. But how can I activate the edit ...
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How to Open a Layer Package to Edit in ArcGIS Pro

I have saved some data from the living atlas portal to my maps in ArcGIS Pro into a layer package as described (see http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.3/map/working-with-layers/saving-layers-and-...
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Editing relationship class in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I want to know if there's a way to edit the origin/destination class in Relationship class in arcgis after creating the Relationship class?
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pyQGIS: Which attribute change signal should I listen to?

I want to receive a signal when changes have been made to a layer, regardless of the type of editing (add features, remove features, change attributes). When I receive this signal I export the layer's ...
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Update EVLR header info for .LAS file using laspy

I'm trying to change the header info for a LAS file using the python 2.7 (64-bit) laspy module (version 1.2.5). I'm attempting to follow the example shown here (in the section "Writing Data + EVLRS"): ...
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Topological Editing of Two different layers in QGIS

Is there a way to apply topological editing to move vertices between two coincident features that are not the same feature? For example, if I have a crop land polygon coincident with a soil polygon ...
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How to move points in a polygons when editing/adjusting the polygon

I am using QGIS 2.14.3 and I am editing a few polygons in a layer, however in another layer I have some points (one or two points overlapping each polygon). Is there a way to move the points ...
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Changing Edit Sketch Symbology in ArcGIS Pro

I am trying to change the sketch symbology for vertices in ArcGIS Pro 1.3. I know you can change the symbol from the default in ArcMap here. I was wondering if there was the equivalent for Pro. Below ...
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Splitting polygon features at specific widths using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a group of islands and I need to divide them into different segments based on feature width at several locations. There are four values for width (50m, 100m, 200m, and 300m) which I need to ...
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Editor Tool, Areas instead of Segments in ArcMap?

I'm studying this tutorial: https://learn.arcgis.com/en/projects/get-started-with-arcmap/lessons/predict-the-impact-of-the-proposed-road.htm But I can't complete the "Digitize the proposed road" ...
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How to Continue a Line Feature in QGIS?

I'm looking for a way to continue a line feature in QGIS. I have checked the Digitizing Tools plugin (both regular and advanced) for a Prolong Line tool, but I haven't had luck. In ArcGIS there's a ...
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ArcObjects: Is there a way to insert an error into the Start Editing dialog

When I use the the Editor Start Editing toolbar item, a dialog with information, warning and error appears before the edit session is started: Is it possible to insert programatically my own error ...
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Selected Feature disappears when selected again

I am having problem editing line layer with editor widget If i click the selected feature for editing vertices the selected features disappears sometimes If i select the graphics and then select ...
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Can't create polygon in an editable layer in ArcMap 10.3

There is an editable polygon layer in ArcGIS 10.3 I can edit already existing polygons but I can't create new ones. The layer does not appear in the "Create Features" list. I have another polyline ...
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Changing add vertex snap distance in ArcMap?

Editing polygons from with ArcMap 10.2.2, whilst using the add vertex tool: Is it possible to adjust the snap distance to which the tool selects a previous established vertex rather than creating a ...
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QGIS 2.14.3 very slow when saving edits on Ubuntu 16.04

QGIS 2.14.3 "Essen" is really very slow when saving edits on a single layer (point features) on Ubuntu 16.04 64 bits. There is only about 100 points in this layer. In editing mode, when saving, it ...
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QGIS Offline Editing Tool

I tried to test the QGIS Offline Editing Plugin but it appears not to work at all. I'm using qgis 2.14.3 running on a Lenovo Yoga 900 and Windows 10 on the client side. For the server I'm running ...
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Update geometry in ArcGIS Relationship class between point and lines

I have set up two relationship classes with a pipe (storm_pipe) and its structures (storm_struc). Each pipe has a from_struc_id and a to_struc_id, both of which point to a id in the storm_struc layer. ...
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Snapping end lines ArcGIS 10.4

I am trying to snap 2 polylines features as the picture below : I would like to snap both end lines using tolerance distance ans only snap the nearest feature: from the red feature, choose the ...
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How to add a node/vertex in a QGIS edit session?

I'm doing some polygon (boundary) cleanup, and am wondering if it is possible to add a node/vertex to a set of selected polygons or even a single polygon. By the way, the QGIS topology editing tools ...
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How to remove circles from new polygons in QGIS? [closed]

I've just started using QGIS (2.6.0-Brighton). Every time I create a new polygon, a circle appears in the center (see below). I thought this might just be a feature of QGIS editing that helps you to ...
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How can I add features to a GRID raster dataset?

I am using a high resolution GRID, but unfortunatelly have realized I have portions of no data within it. As a solution I have decided to create and add the elevations myself for some of the areas. In ...
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Need help in SQL constraints

let me explain my SQL server issue We have two tablesManholes and Basis, which are related to each other by GlobalID/Guid fields. In the Manhole table i set coded value domain for owner field (1....
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Adding polygons on points using Arcgis 10.2

I have a series (300+) of points and I would like to apply polygons over it. Cannot use the buffer tools as the polygons are not symmetrical but I basically need the same geometry for each one, ...
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Locking shapefiles from editing by ArcGIS for Desktop? [duplicate]

How we can lock or protect a shapefile from editing in arcgis? I want another person to be able to view the data/attributes in the shapefile, but don't want them to be able to change or edit the data....
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Editing a feature adds it to the “feature exclusion” list

Recently one of our editors found a strange issue with some feature classes in a particular feature dataset. When she moves a vertex and then clicks off the feature, the feature vanishes from the ...
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ArcMap 10.4: editing large-ish polygons very slow

I am working on creating a fantasy world using ArcMap 10.4. I have a feature class for landforms stored in a file GDB that contains many islands, including several that are several hundred miles ...
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NO values of field in attribute table is seen in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am having a problem in my ArcGIS 10 project. I had download land use data from my city but while opening attribute table the values for one of the fields (Land use values) are not visible.The file ...
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Creating shapefile and then edit it but get feature class does not participate in a network dataset?

I want to mark the drainage but cannot do it as it gives an error saying: The create feature task could not be completed. The turn feature class does not participate in a network dataset.
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Alternative to 'Editors Merge' feature using Arcpy

I'm looking for a work around that has had me in a pickle for sometime. It involves combining a multi-part feature polygon into a single feature. Obviously if you were editing a shape you would select ...
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Editing with Map Topology performance in ArcGIS Pro?

I have been working on some basic cartography for a fantasy world I am creating, and ArcMap 10.4 was being slow on editing some of the large island polygons I am creating. I figured that as all I am ...
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Move multiple features, arcgis API for javascript

Is it possible to move more than one feature (polygon, line or point) at the same time using ArcGis Javascript API?
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ArcGIS Modelbuilder: Merge features from same layer into one feature

How can I merge two features from the same layer into one feature when using the Model Builder? Outside of the model builder, this can easily be done with the Edit Tool. How can I make the same ...
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Extending a line (e.g. road) using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop. I followed the instructions provided in the Help menu i.e. edit, select feature, edit vertices, and then used the continue feature tool to extend the line. Why ...
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Is there a shortcut to create only right angles while editing?

While digitizing in ArcGIS Pro, I am wondering if there is a way while creating segments to allow only right angles. I understand that this can be done manually by entering direction, deflection, or ...
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Not able to edit PostGIS SDE featureclass in ArcGIS Standard

I have created an Enterprise geodatabase in PostgreSQL and now uploading OS MasterMap data using QGIS OS Translator Tool. The feature classes created are not editable, however if I create a blank ...
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Is there a shortcut for switching between drawing Lines and drawing Arcs in ArcMap?

I normally use AutoCAD for something like this. I am digitizing parking lots and have to press the buttons on the toolbar to switch between lines and arcs while drawing. Is there a shortcut that I ...
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applyEdits to FeatureLayer does nothing

I am trying to create a series of layers using a county map of the US. In order to save load time I am only loading the county polygon geometries once, then using applyEdits (https://developers.arcgis....
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I can't create/save changes in shape files on QGIS

I can't create or edit shapes in QGIS, the files are created on my system but cannot "fill" it with the features. I'm using QGIS 2.14.2 64bit Windows 7 This is the error i get when trying to save 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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Is there a Web Based, Open Sourced, GIS Mapping Solution? [duplicate]

I work primarily with JSAPI in an ESRI environment at work. But I have some personal projects that I would love to compliment with a collaborative GIS solution without using Google. Are there any ...
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MapGuide Fusion OpenLayers 2.13 ModifyFeature - how to get input object from Fusion…?

I'm looking for a way to pass the Fusion object's selected geometry into OpenLayers.Control.ModifyFeature to initiate an edit session for the user. Non-Fusion Example: http://dev.openlayers.org/...
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Add features to point layer in QGIS 2.12

I work with QGIS 2.12 and i try to edit point layer by adding it more point features with "add feature" button. Here my point layer: after i add the features (features num. 58-62) i save editing. ...
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File Geodatabase - Feature Save/Edit/Add Error [closed]

USING: ArcMap 10.4 & ArcCatalog 10.4 FILE LOCATION: Local Was wondering if anyone came across the same issue mentioned below, as I'm haven't been able to find an issue like mine elsewhere - I ...