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

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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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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 example ...
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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 ...
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Adding New Linear Feature using QGIS?

I am new to QGIS (2.6.1) and am having trouble adding a new linear feature to an existing layer. I have set tolerances and digitized the vertices of the line and it terminates with a large green X at ...
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Is it possible to not show node in editing mod QGIS

I actually have a plugin that allows me to draw on a vector layer (I made it based on the FreeHand Editing Plugin). When a mouseMoveEvent is detected, it creates a new point on the vector layer and ...
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How to automatically refresh canvas after saving layer edits

After saving a layer edit in QGIS 2.8.2 (Win7) I've to press F5 or change the map section to refresh the canvas. This is quite annoying when working with dynamic PostGIS views. Is there a way to ...
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How to optimize the process of entering attribute information while digitizing in ArcMap

I've somehow found myself digitizing a bunch of points from a scan, and the process is quite painful in ArcMap: Click on the featureclass name in the Create Features tool Move the mouse over the ...
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Splitting polyline with ArcGIS Pro snapping environment?

I would like to take advantage of the 64-bit environment and speedier screen refreshing for some editing we do. Although I personally don't find the ribbon interface very intuitive, the ArcGIS Pro ...
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Reversing polyline direction based on raster value using ArcPy?

I am trying to create an ArcPy script that will read a raster cell value at the start point and end point of a polyline, and flip the line based on those values. I do not want to create another ...
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Matching/snapping two shapefiles using node and snapping tools

I am trying to edit my shapefiles through QGIS 2.6.1 Brighton. I used the node tools to snap the necessary nodes to eliminate spaces between two shapefiles. However, while doing it I noticed that an ...
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How do I draw North-South, East-West, Northeast-Southwest, and Northwest-Southeast lines?

Is there a way to draw four line segments through a point that extend in 8 directions based on my coordinate system?
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Add Save and Zoom To Button to Editable Feature Service? ArcGIS JavaScript API?

I am very new to ArcGIS JavaScript API. I am using the following code from the ESRI samples, and I wanted to see if anyone knew how to add a 'zoom to' and 'save' button to the Info Window. Any ...
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Installing Rectangle, Ovals, Diamonds plugin?

I'm using QGIS 2.6 on Mac and unable to find the Rectangle, Ovals, Diamonds plug ?
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Limit the editing extent of a feature class by area in ArcMap

Using ArcMap (Advanced), if I have a dataframe set to British National Grid and I add a feature class to the map document that is also set to BNG, and I try to draw outside the extent of BNG I will ...
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QGIS android issues with editing points on lines and polygons

I am using QGIS on an android tablet and cannot delete mistaken points in a line or polygon. Does anyone know how to do this? I also have an issue with the first point of a line/polygons starting not ...
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Replacing geometry of a polygon using the geometry of a polygon from another layer

I am trying to update a polygon shape file by redoing the geometry on certain polygons to match the geometry of polygons in a separate, more accurate shape file. Some of these polygons are extremely ...
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How to edit data from a feature

Im new to heron and i would like to know how to add a feature to a layer and to create a custom form to edit data from a feature in heron. Ive tryed a few examples, i can select a feature but cant ...
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Tracking Dissolve changes in ArcMap?

How would one to check to see what was dissolved using the Dissolve tool in Arcmap 10.2? Other than manually checking to see what polygons were dissolved by toggling back and forth between the ...
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Review Edited Layers Before Saving

In Arcmap, is there a plugin/addon available that will list the layers that have been edited when the "Save Edits" dialog pops up? Sometimes I get nervous that I might have deleted something from a ...
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How to use a PostGIS sequence in QGIS editing session?

I can't seem to get the sequence on my PostGIS table to increment to NEXTVAL in a QGIS editing session. My PostGIS table is defined as: CREATE TABLE qgis_topology_editing_test ( geom geometry(...
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delete a space with the field caculator

I would like to delete the space in this number like this 'F00 089' with the field-calculator. Is theres a function in the field-calculator? ! see my screenshot
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Error using UpdateCursor to copy a GlobalID field

I am trying to use an Update Cursor to copy a GlobalID field into a string field. However, I keep getting an error saying "Objects in this class cannot be updated outside an edit session [Medians]". ...
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How to maintain transparency of a layer during edit sessions?

I'm editing the polygons of one shapefile to more closely match the polygons of another shapefile, essentially tracing the one over the other. I've set the transparency of the layer under edit to 75%, ...
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Domain List not populating during editing in ArcGIS 10.2

I have created new field "Facility_Type" to the existing feature class and applied coded value domain. but during editing domain value is not populating. You can refer the attached screen shot.
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portions of edited shapefile will not draw

I edited a shapfile of approximately 1500+ pipe segments yesterday in QGIS. When opened today (first in ArcMAP by another user) only about 10% of the pipes were drawn. The same happened when the ...
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How to eliminate polygon overlap areas in QGIS?

Is there a way to remove polygon overlaps within the same layer using QGIS, preferably removing the overlap area of the biggest polygon (having the greatest surface)? All of my polygons are in the ...
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Extending line by adding point at end of it using QGIS?

I'm using QGIS 2.8 to modify a line. I need to add a point on one end of this line, and then move this new point further away, leaving the original end point in the same place. I can manage to create ...
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Editing a KML File

I want to delete ALL popups on a (segmented) line in my KML file. I have opened the file in Open Office and need to do a "Find and Replace" for these instances. Would it be deleting all and ? And ...
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Finding diameter of pipes on either side of valves using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm using ArcGIS desktop 10.2 and I need to find the diameter of pipes which are either side of a particular valve. There are over 2000 of these valves on my map so I'll need some sort of tool. The ...
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Merge lines where point feature class exists

I have a polyline feature class and a point feature class. Two lines from the polyline feature class come together (in most cases they are snapped together) where a point exists in the point feature ...
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Template for Feature Edit Popup in GeoExplorer

I need to customize GeoExplorer (OpenGeoSuite). I have to create an input mask for a point layer in editing (create and modify tools). When I insert a point, GeoExplorer shows a popup with attributes ...
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Correcting polygon geometry so edges can be reshaped to match that of subsequent layer in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have two layers; a polygon layer representing maritime boundaries/economic areas of countries in the world and another polygon layer representing all countries but with a detailed coastline. In the ...
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Modifying DEM elevation data in QGIS using a polygon

I've tried searching through the existing questions but am struggling to find a succinct answer to what I am trying to achieve. For background, I am running a flood model in TUFLOW to help support a ...
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how to draw a polygon in leaflet and add it to geojson file

I am working on a small project with leaflet. the goal of the project is to show a geojson file and updating it dynamicaly from the window of the web site. I have imported the geojson file to the map. ...
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Clip layer with selected object from another layer in QGIS

In ArcMap, I can clip a layer with selected objects from another layer by using the editor toolbar. I want to do the same operation in QGIS. I want to create holes in the landuse layer by selecting ...
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Make only one attribute editable in a webmap

Can someone tell me (spoon feed me) how to make only one attribute editable in ESRI online. Everything I have read and followed makes all the attributes editable. I really need the public user to ...
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QGIS - split polyline

I need to create a shapefile with crossed streets. I can't split the lines to number each segment with the house number ranges.
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File GDB Edits Never Written to Database

I left ArcMap open for a week or maybe more, during that time editing/saving and working in my map document. Apparently, this is not a best practice. I say this because the edits I made for several ...
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Switch back to edit tool after saving edits?

I'm using ArcMap 10.2.2 and after making some edits with the create feature tool, I would save those edits. The cursor would return from the cross hair icon back to the edit tool that lets you select ...
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How to draw a polygon between a number of polygons automatically

The weight “empty” area which is bounded by the orange boundary should represent a land use “Roads” so I should fill it with polygons. Now my question is how to fill these empty areas with polygons ...
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Rotate images (as blob data) attached to featureclass

I just wanted to know if this can be done. I currently have images stored as blob data and it is currently attached to a feature class. My issue here is that I noticed a couple images where it's ...
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Is it possible to edit related tables in ArcGIS Online?

I would like to make an editable web map where the user can create a feature then fill in information in a related table all in ArcGIS Online. Is there any way to do this? So far, my research says ...
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Is it possible to have the attributes fields already filled from the previous object?

I need to create a lot of points with lots of attributes, but most of the fields are the same, so I don't want to edit all the fields all the time. Is there a "remember previous fields" function ...
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How to adjust the tolerance when showing vertices with the V key (ArcGIS)

When in the editing mode in ArcMap, it is possible to approach the mouse cursor close enough to a feature and press the V key. This will show the vertices of the feature. However, you need to move ...
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How can i set permission to user for web editing using ArcGIS silverlight API

I want to develop a webGIS using ArcGIS silverlight api 3.1 . I'm using ArcGIS for server 10.2 , sql server 2012 .The Database is registered in ArcGIS Server. The webGIS must have an editing ...
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Snapping leaves small gap between features in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm using classic snapping in ArcGIS 10.1. At the scale (1:5,000) that I'm using to snap the edge of one rectangular feature to the edge of another rectangular feature, snapping seems to work fine. ...
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Snapping polygons while reshaping edges?

I have two Polygons, A and B, in two shapefiles. Is there any automatic way to reshape the edge of Polygon A according to the edge of Polygon B?