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

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Alternatives to Offline Editing Plugin of QGIS? [on hold]

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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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 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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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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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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“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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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....
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Making shapefile Read-Only to ArcGIS for Desktop?

How do you make the shapefile a Read-only so the client can not make any edits using 10.2.2 ArcGIS. It is not within a geodatabase, just a stand alone shapefile. I am using Windows 8
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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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Layout points along a line at varying distances

I am new to QGIS, and have some minor experience with ArcGIS. I am trying to lay out sewer taps (connections) along existing sewer main lines in QGIS, from old construction notebooks. The lines run ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Can PostGIS and QGIS provide dependable multi-user editing?

After considering a few options, I'm trying to give my 15-20 QGIS 2.2 users the ability to concurrently view/edit one or two basic point PostGIS layers, largest one has just 16,000 records. I've ...
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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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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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Web-mapping with editing capabilities? [closed]

I'm embarking on a new web map project that seeks to display simple geometries (lines, points, polygons) and rasters/basemaps. Ideally, the map will also allow authorized users to add/remove/edit ...
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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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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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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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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: {"error":{"code":400,"...
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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 ...