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

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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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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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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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What software for direct editing of a DBF file?

I am currently processing GPS log data from my holiday and need to add information to the points. I remember I used OpenOffice and later LibreOffice to directly edit the files but currently I am ...
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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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Is it possible to copy and paste features in an online Edit function?

Using the ESRI JS API, is it possible to select a feature and then create buttons to copy and paste that feature? This would be done using the Editor Widget. If its possible to do this, but only ...
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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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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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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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How to create a series of points along multiple polylines at once in ArcMap 10

I have a series of polylines that represent linear vegetation (shelterbelts, etc). I need to convert these to a series of points equally spaced in order to add them to a different shapefile that ...
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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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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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editing existing lines

I have a quick editing question. I have a main line (street) from which I want to extend other small lines to reach some points (manholes), but I want to keep just one feature (the main line). I ...
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Update multiple features attributes in loop - JavaScript

I am trying to update multiple features in a feature layer through a loop. I have a feature layer that I would like to select and then assign someone to the features (through an attribute update. I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Editing polylines in QGIS (extend, trim, fillet etc)

I was wondering, if its possible to edit lines and polylines in qgis, in similiar way as autocad commands "extend", "trim" and "fillet"? About how the commands for in Autocad, very shortly: The ...
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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 to manually edit 16 bit GDEM elevation data on a Geotiff file

I'm building a virtual 3D terrain scenery using both satellite imagery (google maps satellite) and elevation data from GDEM Aster elevation data (geoTIFF format files). My problem is that the ...
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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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Why am I getting an “Error while inserting populated row into Insert cursor” on saveEdits?

I've created a new feature layer where I am allowing users to add polygons. It has a few attributes, but I am not setting them on the graphic when I add it to the feature layer's graphics collection. ...
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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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How to view or import *.pbf file (OSM data, binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS?

How to view or import a pbf file (OSM data,binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS? Are any 3rd party applications needed? I would like to edit this file on any GIS Software.
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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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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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Rapid digitizing of Point Data using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have several big maps with a lot of points that I have to digitize. All these Points have different Values (depth in Meter, double) and will be stored in 1 Shapefile. Is there a way to speed up my ...
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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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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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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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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 ...