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

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How to update polylines coordinates in postgis after editing in Leaflet

I have a leaflet map in wich I can draw polylines and edit them. Each time I’m creating a new polyline, I send my coordinates using a php script. Editing my polyline layer, I would like to update its ...
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How to edit attribute tables using Python/ArcPy?

I am new to Python, so sorry for such a trivial question. There is a shapefile (let's call it Structures.shp) and the script I'm writing needs to update the value of only one record in only one field ...
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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: ...
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Error: Objects in this class cannot be edited outside an edit session

I'm simply trying to modify the Default Editing Widget ESRI sample to show my extent and service and am noticing the following error in Firebug when trying to add a point: ...
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Equivalent of excel Alt+Enter in attribute table?

On Excel, you can do "carriage return", that is, jump a line, using Alt+Enter within a cell. When I copy a cell from excel in my attribute table, this format is respected. I can find no way to write ...
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Is there any tool/plugin for QGIS to easily select feature and edit attributes

I need to select polygons and change some attributes in a shapefile. I'm using Quantum GIS - I select the polygon, open attribute table and edit the attributes I want. I know there must be an easier ...
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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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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 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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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 ...
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Discrepancy between constructed line length and length recorded in attribute table in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Say that in an edit session I create a line of an exact length entered by keyboard - say 10' If I later measure that line using the measure tool, snapping to each end of the line, it reads 9.99998' ...
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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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Feature linked annotations not updating when editing attributes in features?

I am using ArcGIS 9.3. I have a copy of an original SDE database with feature classes, annotations, and relationship classes for those annotations. The copied geodatabase is an exact replica of an ...
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How to decide the master part when you cut a multipart polygon?

I am splitting parts of a multipart polygon in an ArcMap edit session using the cut polygon tool. Is there any way to decide which is the part that will remain multipart and which is the part that ...
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Selection anchor is missing in Arcmap/Aligning a shapefile to another shapefile

Features got accidently moved without me noticing it before saving the edits, now I need to align them with the shapefile that is still correct. To do this I thought I could best use the anchor ...
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Recalculating full extent of File Geodatabase feature class?

I have a featureclass in an Esri file geodatabase. When I edit the features using the editor in ArcMap, and I delete most of my features and keeping only the ones in the middle, the zoom to layer ...
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Edit default version table view using SQL Server

I have a ArcSDE (10.3) geodatabase setup which is versioned as we have a few people working concurrently on the data. However, I want to run some background scripts in SQL Server to update the default ...
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Changing/editing original feature class referenced in ArcGIS map package?

I created two different map packages (say, mappack1 and mappack2) that included a common layer (polyline feature class in a file geodatabase, say LINE). Then I unpacked mappack1 and edited the common ...
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Cutting raster using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I would like to cut a raster file that I have. Here I attach a example of how it is original: And this is how I would like it would be. (I have cut the image on Paint): Can someone give me a ...
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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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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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How to join nodes when editing a boundary?

Using QGIS 2.8.2, I have the following layer: I'd like to remove the white strip and have each end closed off. Looking more closely, I need to join the nodes at each end as shown in red pen, such ...
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Split tool not splitting line as expected in ArcMap?

I have a long line that I would like to split. Therefore I start editing, I select the line and, once I chose the split tool, I click where I want to divide my data. What I noticed is that in some ...
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Comparing features in GIS interface with Google Maps/Bing Basemaps - Which Co-ordinate system to use?

I want to compare some Geographic features in my data with Google maps in ArcGIS platform using a third party application. But I prefer the output to be in Local UTM cordinates. What is the best ...
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Is there any 'Auto-complete polygon' tool in QGIS?

Is there any 'Auto-complete polygon' tool in QGIS, similar to the one existing in ArcGIS?
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Does QGIS have an autocomplete polygon option like the one in ArcGIS?

I am trying to do digitizing in QGIS, but I do not see an option that I have seen in ArcGIS - autocomplete polygon. I would like to make two adjacent polygons topologically correct, and can not find ...
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Right mouse button on Layer

I used QGIS in "Lisboa" and "Dufour" versions. From when I first updated to "Lyon" and then to "Essen", in "Layer Orden Panel" I no longer work the functions associated with the right mouse button to ...
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Automatic marking or tracking of edited features

I'm working with ArcMap 10.2. What is a good way to mark or find edited features in order to keep track of them without manual field updating? Is there a way to have ArcMap automatically update a ...
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How to modify the edit widget in ESRI flex viewer 3.0?

I am running ArcGIS Server 10.0 (sp2) on Windows server 2008 64-bit with IIS 7. I am using the ESRI flex viewer version 3.0. I have created a feature layer and published it as a rest service and ...
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Keeping track of edited location in ArcGIS for Desktop?

With large datasets, how do you keep track of where you have edited across the map? For instance, I am editing a city's waterline and water valve data. I estimate using a 1:400 average zoom level. ...
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How to edit a DEM in ArcMap

I want to take a DEM and edit it using a tool in ArcMap where it will take all the areas above a certain elevation and lower them all to the elevation I choose. For example, I would want everything ...
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Is it possible to 'unplace' annotations?

Is it possible to add or return annotations to the Unplaced Annotation list? Is there no way to put an annotation in the list once the annotation is placed? I have noticed that the Aviation Editing ...
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How can I access to history service layer

I have set up a service which is provided by ArcGIS. I would like to have access to all the versions of the parcel layer which are created during the edits I applied earlier to be able to gather ...
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Modifying existing edit tool to make new tool using ArcObjects?

I want to create versions of the edit tools that will add a parallel, offset segment each time I add a segment regularly. Is it possible to put a wrapper around the existing tools? Or otherwise add to ...
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ArcGIS Geometric Network splits at junctions after editing route?

When I edit a Vertex of route (1) in my geometric Network, the route (2) which first was one route splits up in two routes at the junction. The m-Values from the Initial route are from 0.000 - ...
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Editing feature attributes (e.g. text field with typo) in ArcGIS Desktop?

A feature class in a file geodatabase has a hand full of features where a text field is typo'd. How do I edit this to fix the typos?
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Activating new Snapping feature in ArcGIS Engine while editing features and vertices?

I'm working on new Snapping Capability of ArcGIS Engine. I want to use snapping capability using ISnappingEnvironment class while users are editing a feature or moving vertices. I tried ...
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Making multiple layers editable in QGIS?

I am using QGIS and I want to eliminate fields from 300 shapefiles. All layers are loaded and selected. Is there a way to enable all 300 for simultaneous editing?
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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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Grid tracing not wanted when using Trace tool for editing in ArcGIS for Desktop?

So I am using the trace tool to complete polygons. The problem I am running into is that the trace tool will run along my grid lines. This is easily avoided if the polygon is easily distinguishable ...
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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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ArcGis online app - editor stopped working

I am trying to use ArcGIS Online. I have a web map application but all of a sudden I am unable to create points when editing. I've tested the map service and editing via arcmap without any issues. ...
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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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Automatically updating user-edited features in QGIS plugin

I am working on a plugin for QGIS (2.12). It uses data stored in an Spatialite database. When the user creates a new feature, the plugin should: update the feature attribute table (the popup form ...
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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?
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Does QGIS support topological editing of lines?

Does QGIS support topological editing of shared vertices between two or more lines? When in editing mode, if I select a vertex at an intersection, it seems that sometimes it will move all lines ...
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Remove inner border and extend dangles to outer border

I'm struggling with a massive file of grids that need borders extend or snapped onto the outer border of the file. I'm looking to batch this process as I'm currently using topology and and tracing ...
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Highlighting selected polygon features without filling colors in QGIS while editing?

When editing in QGIS, how can I highlight the selected polygon features without filling them with colors i.e. just outline the polygon boundary?
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Arcpy - Why does multi_user_mode have to be False in an edit session on non-versioned dataset?

I'm in the process of implementing Mintx's answer to my question What would cause a geoprocessing service to say "Cannot Open 'FeatureClass' Failed to Execute"? However, I had ...
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Do I have to manually enter attribute information for each point in QGIS edit session?

I am new to QGIS and am editing an existing point shapefile that has 5 TYPE classifications. In ARCMap I can click on a symbolized TYPE point and the new digitized point will have the same attributes. ...