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

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How to delete vertices with the same direction

I have feature with a big amount of vertices. But these vertices are totally useless and make Qgis editing too slow. Lets look on image with example: These vertices inside of black line I want to ...
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Arcgis Editing toolbar only works for Edit.Vertices and does not allow move, scale or rotation

Within my code I have a button that will allow the user to select a feature. Once this feature is selected a method fires and the editing can be carried out on that feature. The code that is ...
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Shapefile layer no longer editable (toggle edit option greyed out) in QGIS?

I am using QGIS 2.16 / Windows 10. I have a point shapefile which I have been using for a little while that has always been editable. Today I was editing the layer, saved my edits and left my ...
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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 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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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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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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Create Vertex and add empty attributes to it [on hold]

How can I create a vertex(and then a point feature on the vertex) on a polyline and give it some empty attributes(create fields), move an existing vertex, delete vertex? I am in ArcGIS environment and ...
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Seeking online WKT editor?

We need to do are very simple administrative boundary drawings over a (insert fav map here) via some website. Our requirements are: click to create points which then form a polygon drag existing ...
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What GIS editors work with GIS data that is stored in SQL-Server

If I store my vector GIS data in SQL-Server, what editors can I use to edit the GIS data?
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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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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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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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Is it possible to edit geographic data over the web in QGIS cloud or QGIS server? [closed]

I'm looking for something similar to the ArcGis Server example but based on QGIS. Could anybody tell me where I can get more information about functionalities like this?
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“construct points” troubleshooting

Apologies for the potential simplicity of this problem but I just cant find a solution! I need to create a series of points along a line at a specific interval. I am using ArcMap 10.2.1 and the ...
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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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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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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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Attribute Inspector for points - JavaScript API

I am attempting to get an application working where editors can click on a point feature and edit a form. I need the form to have a save button that when clicked will apply the edits to the feature. ...
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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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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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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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Why won't ArcMap 10 snap?

I'm really confused by this. ArcMap will seeminly randomly decide to not allow snapping when editing. Sometimes its only for certain features, sometimes for only parts of the same feature (e.g. one ...
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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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Buffering selected polygons within same feature class using ArcGIS Pro?

The limitation below applies only to ArcGIS Pro versions 1.0 - 1.2. When editing in ArcMap a workflow I used to create a polygon feature with a donut polygon in the same feature class around it was ...
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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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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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“Node tool: could not snap to a segment on the current layer” message

I have a strange issue. Editing a layer with node tool I get always the following message: "Node tool: could not snap to a segment on the current layer." This error happens to me even with a fresh ...
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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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Is it a bad idea to use a geometric network for road editing?

I am producing a road map (for print and online). I was thinking of using creating a geometric network with my roads, for editing purposes mainly, but I would like to know any critical downsides of ...
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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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Alternatives to Offline Editing Plugin of QGIS? [closed]

I am looking for a way to edit my postgis layers offline (in field) using a Microsft Surface Tablet. I have been testing the "Offline Editing Plugin" unsuccessfully. These are the issues I have ...
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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 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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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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Set a split policy/rule on a field without domain in ArcMap

Can you define a split policy or split rule on a field without a domain? When a domain is involved, you can set the default value of the field and chose a rule for when a feature is split or merged. ...
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Permanently setting polygon/polyline segment length using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm trying to create a several hundred polygons in ArcGIS 10, each of which may have up to several hundred vertices. For consistency sake I would like each line segment in these polygons to be of a ...
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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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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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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....