A GIS operation for converting street addresses into spatial data that can be displayed as features on a map, usually by referencing address information from a street segment data layer.

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How to append result to Geocoder text box using ArcGIS JavaScript API?

I want to append result of a custom search in a Geocoder text box in ArcGIS JavaScript API by overriding the default result. I have written the below code for this, but I am not getting a ...
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Address locator is using the chord of true curves instead of the actual line

I am setting up the addressing for my municipality, but when I try to assign the FromLeft, ToLeft ... etc, it assigns them along the chord of the curve instead of along the road centreline, which ...
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openlayer extend to google bounds

Could you please help me to convert openlayer (srid 3943) extend to google bounds. I want to geocode from address in my map area so i do this : var googleProjection = new OpenLayers.Projection("...
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Does anyone use TRS (Township, Range, Section) data?

I recently had a request for TRS/PLSS data and I didn't know anything about it. I have researched it and it looks like it is purely mathematical (for the most part) based on geo-coordinates but I'm ...
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Geocoding South African Addresses in ArcMap?

I have about 8,000 addresses to geocode in South Africa. I haven't been able to find an address locator in ArcMap that works (trying to use the 'world places' address locator in ArcMap 10 gives me a "...
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Georeference a dataset in Carto with imported data

I have a number of datasets (in CSV format) that I would like to upload into Carto - the issue is that the dataset with the postal code/georeference data is separate. I would like to upload my data ...
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Geocoding with OpenLayers? [closed]

How can I achieve Geocoding with the JavaScript OpenLayers API, in the same fashion as the Google Maps API?
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How to extend Geocoder (Nominatim) with own/distinct address

I want to extend my Geocoder for my leaflet routing map. I am using leaflet routing machine and nominatim geocoder to implement routing and geocoder. Now my goal is: I want to put an a specific ...
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How can fix this php google geocoder to set markers

How can fix this php google geocoder to set markers? # <? if(@$_GET['cmd'] == 'latlng') { $result = ''; $search = $_GET["lat"].','.$_GET["lng"]; $search = ...
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How can I geocode CSV by postcode, using existing point data, in QGIS?

I have a very simple MapInfo workflow for geocoding a CSV file which contains UK postcodes, based on an SQL select query referring to point data for postcodes. This is simple. Using Mapinfo open the ...
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Point file with addresses, geocode Polygons

I have a point file of stores in New York/New Jersey. The point file's attribute table has a field called addresses. I also have a building footprint polygon file with the outlines of buildings. Is ...
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Republic of Ireland zip codes

Is anyone aware of an open source exhaustive list of geocoded (WGS84 lat long) zip codes for the Republic of Ireland.
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Problems with conversion of multilinestring to linestring

I'm trying convert a column of datatype multilinestring to linestring using it sql ALTER TABLE streets_nordeste ALTER COLUMN geom TYPE geometry(linestring,3857) USING ST_GeometryN(geom, 1); But the ...
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arcpy create composite address locator

I am making a script for creating address locators and then composite address locator. As I was reading the arcpy help documents I found the syntax here http://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/tool-reference/...
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how to use “components” argument in geopy GoogleV3 geocoder?

I would like to use GeoPy to geocode a number of locations; I would like to use the GoogleV3 geocoder as it is supposed to allow me to restrict the results so that, for instance, I can specify that I ...
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Batch geocoding 1.5 million data points in SQL Server

I am currently attempting to batch geocode 1.5 million points that are stored in a sql database. The points are not very specific (ie only city, state points). I have used ArcGIS in the past but due ...
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Shapefile and geocoding to retrieve an area name

I'm very new to GIS and all things geospatial! I have dbf, prj, sbn, sbx, shp and shx files that have been provided to me. The shapefile contains information on parts of the country that have been ...
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Self hosted, highly accurate, address geocoding?

I'm working on an app that requires Rooftop level accuracy coupled with very high volumes. The client would prefer to self-host the solution which might not be a bad idea considering our volume and ...
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How to uniquely define a shortened address? (geocoding)

I've searched for existing concepts to define shortened addresses, but didn't find anything yet that fits my needs. For an example, I have to define object locations for say desks, where desks are ...
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Pick Address From Map tool won't work

We just installed Service Pack 5 to our ArcMap 10 software. This allowed us to build a composite address locator based on the new streetfile and address pointfile built by our area 911 authority. The ...
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ArcGIS Geocoding: Error trying to process this table

I'm using the new what3words geocoding service for ArcGIS Desktop (10.0 SP 5) and keep getting the following error message: "there was an error trying to process this table" Checked through the ...
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QGIS freezes using MMQGIS plugin

I have a problem with geocoding addresses (about one thousand). I have a file (.csv) with a large number of addresses: street, house number, ZIP code, city. I used the mmqgis plug, but after geocoding ...
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I would like to reverse Geocode from the infowindow

I am just learning the ropes with CartoDB and am curious to know if this is possible. I have a CartoDB map with points and I am entering data into this map through the CartoDB editor. I would like ...
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Geocoding Crime Dataset with Block Number only

I'm trying to geocode a list of crime statistics that include block-only addresses i.e.: 1900 BLOCK GRAND AVENUE 700 BLOCK REED AVENUE 3000 BLOCK MISSION BOULEVARD and a couple thousand more for ...
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Get every coordinate from an address database

I have a xls database of street addresses. I want to get the latitude/longitude coordinates for all of them. I know very little programming, but I can learn. What's the easiest way of doing this?
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postgis_tiger_geocoder nationscript.sh does not set the location of PSQL correctly

This generated nationscript includes the following line: PSQL=${PGBIN}/p (...) I have tried 'umpteen' variations of replacements, including the logical one: the physical path to the psql file. I am ...
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NBI Coordinate Data Missing place-holding zeroes for DMS format

When working with National Bridge Inventory (NBI) coordinates I have found what appears to be an error in the raw data provided. I couldn't find any other mention of this specific error when ...
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can't geocode with PostGIS 2.1.1

I don't know where's the mistake... I am using the process from the PostGIS documentation (http://postgis.net/docs/manual-2.1/postgis_installation.html#loading_extras_tiger_geocoder) . I created a ...
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MMGIS not able to connect to maps.googleapis.com

I've been trying to geocode a few addresses from a .csv file to a shapefile. Been using MMQGIS on Qgis, but, even though I seem to have everything set up properly, I continually get the error message ...
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Geocode free APi for internal application [closed]

I need opinions / experienced use on this issue: Which API can be used to geocode an internal application of a company that meets these requirements: Can be used for company internal application ...
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How to Geocode a City

I know that I can just call one of any number of geocoding APIs to perform this for me. This is more of a curiosity than anything else. With that aside, how does someone (like Google) turn a city ...
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Batch geocode with multiple services?

I've got a batch of addresses to geocode (on the order of 10,000), I've looked at various services for doing the geocoding, and each service seems to be able to locate a portion between 50% and 90% of ...
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How to avoid Google map geocode limit?

I'm creating a custom google map that has 125 markers plotted via a cms. When loading the map I get this message: Geocode was not successful for the following reason: OVER_QUERY_LIMIT I'm pretty ...
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ArcGIS - Suggest returning result but find not finding result?

I have done a bit of searching but have not found anything like what I am seeing when using ArcGIS Rest API. My setup is pretty much what is suggested on the documentation... I make a call to the ...
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Seeking Reverse Geocoding API?

I am working in a company where our team requirement is to do reverse geocoding lookups. Below is our requirement. To give you more background, the 3 geolocation-related needs I have are as follows: ...
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Seeking geocoding with advanced language support?

I'm building an address disambiguation page and I'm interested in having geocoding results returned in the local language of the country the result's in. For example, if I make a reverse geocoding ...
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Choosing GeoCoding service?

I'm looking for a web service providing a full address based on coordinates (and reverse). I'm ready to pay for that service. I don't want to use Google's API.
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Finding address geographically? [duplicate]

Is there a way to make Geocode or location address based on a shapefile streets, without using a web service and using QGIS or some open source software?
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Opensource Geocoding APIs

I am in need of a geocoding api to use in my application. I tried Google maps api but it restricts 10 requests per second. The thing is place names will be there in my csv file and it should geocode ...
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Can the correct TIGER Line Id be returned for an address from the PostGIS Tiger Geocoder?

After reviewing the PostGIS Tiger Geocoder documentation, I don't see a method of returning the TIGER Line Id for the address. I would assume this is information is available internally as part of ...
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PostGIS tiger geocoder installation trouble

I am getting the TIGER geocoding feature set up on my windows 7 64 bit box (PostGIS 2.1; Postgres 9.4). I followed the steps outlined here to generate the batch scripts and ran them last night: http:/...
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Full list of ISO ALPHA-2 and ISO ALPHA-3 country codes

I'm searching for a full list of countries with their country codes. Like on this page (need full and valid): http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/country_code_list.htm
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MMQGIS plugin causes QGIS crash while geocoding

When trying to geocode data with MMQGIS pulgin (Google Maps) the QGIS crashes (not responding). I even tried to divide data into smaller sets but it does not help.
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Is Sandy Springs, GA actually Atlanta, GA (ambiguous cities while geocoding)?

I installed postGIS and the associated TIGER geocoder for work, and noticed a strange thing when geocoding some addresses in the Atlanta area. For example, when I geocode the address "8610 Roswell Rd,...
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Look Up table from (Latitude,Longitude) to country, city etc. boundaries (Bounding Box)

I'm looking for "Standard" assume file (?) containing best practice used simple "approximately squared" boundaries of countries, major cities etc. The use case is getting (Lat,Lon) and perform look ...
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Linux geocoder program?

I run a portable Linux box with an open street map tile server to provide maps for amateur radio emergency communications using APRS. If needed to, I want a way to convert an address to a latitude ...
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Geocoding on OSM-shape files via elasticsearch

I want to get a geocoding system based on osm data and elasticsearch engine. I've tried some projects like komoot\photon, but, as I'm a really newbie in this, I stuck on preparing of the data for my ...
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PostGIS: How can I improve the response time for getting the routed distance between addresses?

I need the ability to calculate the driving distance between two addresses for possibly hundreds of thousands of records. I have decided on PostGIS because it can geocode and perform routing all in ...
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Geocoding addresses based on own reference data

I have a historical addresses dataset in form: |Name |Description | Where "Name" is a single field with house number, street name, city and country. I have digitised two georeferenced ...
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Assigning centerline address ranges

I've been given the task of assigning address ranges to a centerline feature class. I have all the data and I am just going street by street. My question: When assigning ranges, should I just enter ...