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Importing shapefile issue postgis. no import made or recognized reference

I am doing an exercise where I am about to load shapefiles into i PostGIS-database. I am doing it from an already created database and schema, this will mean that the only new item is the table that ...
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Importing representations from Layer File?

I'm trying to incorporate representations as part of my data model. I have set up representation rule for my feature class, which is part of a feature dataset. The way I have the data categorized is ...
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Batch importing multiple shapefiles to dataset to overwrite feature classes without changing names in ModelBuilder?

I'm trying to import (20-30 seperate) purchased asset shapefile updates from a 3rd party into my dataset that contains the same exact names using model builder. In other words, I DON'T want the names ...
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Bringing layout into another drawing using ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.1. I set up a layout view (a titleblock) and would like to bring it into another mxd file. How do you do this? If you are familiar with Autocad this would be the equivalent ...
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ogr2ogr append 1 row to a File GDB feature class's data table

I export a polygon layer from Oracle to a FileGDB using ogr2ogr. I need to append one row to the data table, with '0' for numeric fields and 'No Elements' for the one string field. In ArcGIS, I run a ...
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CartoDB data load from csv file error

I’m having some troubles importing data from a cvs file with street addresses and the logs are not providing any meaningful information. I installed CartoDB locally on Mac OSX 10.10. Following are ...
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Edit xy domain of feature classes during import from boilerplate geodatabase schema (ArcGIS)

Situation: I work for a company that creates geodatabases for a client that are restricted to a specific boilerplate schema (eg domains, subtypes, etc.). During a recent draft review, the client ...
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Importing XML data into QGIS

I've got a problem importing XML data in QGIS Wein. I've exported the XML data from an interactive PDF map viewed in Adobe Acrobat Pro DC. When I try to import the XML file into QGIS using the ...
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Importing TRMM bin data in GRASS

I am trying to download daily data from TRMM from this website ftp://disc2.nascom.nasa.gov/data/TRMM/Gridded/Derived_Products/3B42_V7/Daily/1998/ For example, If I download any .bin file from the ...
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Coordinates from Excel list

I'd like to import Coordinates from an Excel list, for this reason I saved the excel sheet as an .csv ant tried to import it via "Layer --> Add delimited text Layer". The points are imported, but with ...
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Importing LiDAR .txt in QGIS for map conversion

I have LiDAR data in .txt files (1000 to 26000 KB), where 2nd column marks x-coordinates, 3rd col y and 4th col z. 8 485000.16 6508997.48 1.84 66 Last 2 485001.27 6508998.92 1.86 82 Last 2 485001.02 ...
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Importing Data with CSV

I am wondering what I would need to do in order to import a CSV file and then combined that with an existing layer. I would like to know which boxes I need to check in order to make this combine with ...
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from lxml import etree; ImportError: DLL load failed: %1 is not a valid Win32 application

I am attempt to automate report writing within ArcMap with a program utilizing python-docx. Can anyone explain what this error means and how I should go about fixing it? from lxml import etree ...
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CartoDB: Geometry code too long, Excel can't handle it

I am working on a map of regions where I want to be able to visualize some simple numbers on a periodical basis. I have a dataset with the polygons . However those are so detailed (the geometry is ...
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Read multiple layers of KML file using R

I have a KML that 3970 layers. I am trying to read it into R using the following script: library(rgdal) lyr <- ogrListLayers("file.KML") mykml <- readOGR("file.KML","Layer1") This works but ...
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Getting nearest feature point from other features in point layer? [closed]

How i can do this Get the nearest feature point from the other features point in a point layer Point feature class and make it in script tool
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Adding LAS files into AutoCAD map 3D with Point Cloud Manager tool

It's my first time to use AutoCAD map 3D for LiDAR. Based on my googling, it is said that I can bring .las file by creating new index and using the Point Cloud Manager tool (the image on the top - ...
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Is there a way to change Table to Table import parameters in ArcCatalog?

Is there a way to change Table to Table import parameters in ArcCatalog to either import text longer then 255 characters or truncate the input text to 255 characters? I have 350 tables in a CSV ...
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QGIS won't read table columns in CSV import on Mac OS

I am trying to import a CSV file into QGIS, but it ends up looking like my print screen below (program is in Swedish but in the preview window you can see how QGIS won't read my data correctly). I can'...
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Polygons created with R are corrupted when imported into ArcMAP

I created some polygons using R and to get a better visualization and some other stuff I need to import those into ArcMap. However, when I imported the polygons I realized there are some holes in some ...
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Taking NGA tiled map data and import into ArcGIS for Server

Partly for professional knowledge, partly for assisting a PM for the US Navy, and partly because I like to play with things, I am trying to do the following: Go to NGA and get tiled map data files. ...
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Georeferencing CAD drawings

I am trying to Georeference CAD Drawing in ArcMap by adding the Control Points. But it is taking a long time to load the CAD file. I could not do snapping and every time I hover over the mouse, it ...
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Exporting from Excel to csv and import in QGIS retaining encoding/special characters (with workaround)?

Problem: When exporting Turkish character encoding into a csv file from an Excel Table (Excel 2013) as a source file I can´t import the resulting csv into QGIS to still displaying the characters ...
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What is the easiest way to avoid shapefile columns being imported as PostGIS `numeric(p,s)` data type?

Considering the number of shapefiles I've imported to PostGIS (using shp2pgsql or ogr2ogr), I'm a little surprised I haven't come across this before. But I have a shapefile that has numeric columns ...
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How to convert KML to shapefile without losing attributes using QGIS?

I'm new to QGIS and all geoinformation itself but have to work on some difficult stuff. I have a KML file with hundreds of points. To each point there is information, such as Name, Power, Age (it's a ...
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Multiple python import from feature class into feature dataset in geodatabase

Is it possible to create a python script to import shapefiles/feature classes, from different sources into specific feature datasets in geodatabase, but in one script? I managed to write the script ...
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GRASS r.in.lidar problem on Windows 10: 'no such file or directory'

I'm having problems to load .las files into Grass GIS 7.0.3 for Windows 10. I use the module r.in.lidar but I get the following message: What can I do? How can I solve the problem?
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QGISimported CSV points are not visble

I am trying to import CSV file and get no reported errors but there are no points visible. If I click on "zoom to extent" nothing happens (even if I move away from the location of the points before ...
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How to maintain data in attribute table when importing ASCII file to ArcMap

I am very new to using ArcGIS. I have an Excel sheet with data in it where each cell represents a grid from a model output and contains a value (eg. amount of precipitation in that grid cell from the ...
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Negative coordinates for WGS84 system are invisible - ArcGIS 10.2

I have a csv file with point coordinates in GCS_WGS_1984 geographic system. I've imported it to ArcMap as a XY file however negative values for West hemisphere are not visible (but ALL records are in ...
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Geoserver - Layer creation via data import

We have about 400 sites (materialized by coordinates in the spreadsheet file to be imported) and several fields of information attached to these sites (coordinates, site ID, name, comments, category, ...
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Problem importing LiDAR data in GRASS 7

I compiled GRASS 7 on Ubuntu 12.10, with liblas in order to run r.in.lidar and v.in.lidar. I now want to import .las data; the option in file -> import raster data -> LAS LIDAR points import is given ...
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Loading Topology Rules in ArcGIS for Desktop with Basic license

Recently I've read that it's impossible to create topology rules below Standard License Level, BUT that one can load and use those rules (created in Standard e.g.) on a Basic License. How exactly does ...
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Can't find the proper settings to import Europe map using osm2pgsql?

I'm trying to deploy a map server, i used http://switch2osm.org/serving-tiles/building-a-tile-server-from-packages/. My server setup is: Xeon E3-1230v2 Quad-qore, 16GB RAM DDR3, 2x2TB HDD in Software ...
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CSV points not showing up when importing them in QGIS [duplicate]

I know this question has been asked before in one form or another, but those answers didn't solve my issue. I'm using QGIS 2.14.0 and trying to upload lat/lon coordinates from a csv file. When I ...
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OSRM 4.8 import planet-latest.osm.pbf 31G

I use OSRM version 4.8. My VM configuration: 16 CPU 64 RAM 150G SWAP 150G stxxl disk size 250G data directory 50G root While I import europe-latest (17G) file - it takes about 6h to start routing....
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Graphing attributes if they fulfill a condition

I have a dataset with schools, school coordenates, if the school is private or public and a variable containing the decile of attainment of the school in a test. I am trying to map schools in a city ...
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Copying original attributes from DGN file using ArcGIS Data Interoperability Quick Import?

I am new to Data Interoperability extension and I wanted to ask you why "Quick Import" tool doesn't allow me to copy the original attributes from my DGN file. When I check the results in geodatabase ...
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Import polygon shapefile with SPCC Sections [closed]

I have a data set with records containing Township, Range and Section information but no X,Y coordinates. I would like to bring in the data to ArcGIS with each section as a polygon or a x,y point in ...
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Importing geospatial PDFs with QGIS

I've been using GDAL to work with geospatial PDFs to make geotifs and have been running into some issues, so I started working with QGIS. A fine product I might add. When I select a directory ...
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send csv with polygon or line in gps data

I want to send a csv with a polygon or line to show it in cartoDB map but when I try to send data to the server I don´t know the exact way to send the info. for polygon some think like this. id,name,...
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ArcGIS: error 000210 when importing feature class from map

I imported some GPS coordinates with the File > add data > x y data menu, and it appeared on the map fine. To add it to my geodatabase, I right clicked the geodatabase and selected Import > Feature ...
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Importing shapefile problem, unknown geometry type in QGIS

I have used ArcGIS extensively, but am at a new job with only access to QGIS. I am trying to import a few shapefiles and am having some problems. First, I opened the shapefiles in esris free browser, ...
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Import unknown CSV file format in QGIS

I have a CSV data sheet that I would like to import in QGIS as a set of polygons. The CSV file contains a column of geometries with long lines of data (see example below). Can somebody tell me how I ...
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Importing / copying data from PostGIS to ArcGIS / ArcMAP

So, I'm working on a project using Postgresql and Postgis. We have a client using ArcGIS (10.0) and ArcFM. We are trying to export some data from postgres to ESRI, but we have our hands tied quite a ...
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GPX: flow Garmin extensions to ArcGIS attribute table

For various reasons I've need to get some of Garmin's waypoint extensions from BaseCamp into ArcMap. Any recommendations for ways of doing this? I can write an XML to CSV converter utility easily ...
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Reading las files with laspy [closed]

New to laspy and encountering an error. The first code block describes the file header, the second (In[24]) fails to open the file with laspy: In [21]: import numpy import laspy from laspy.file ...
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How to migrate from ArcGIS for Desktop to QGIS? [closed]

Our lab has about 10 projects in ArcGIS 9 (a couple are made in ArcGIS 10) that includes the following in each: A georeferenced (WGS1984 geographical projection) raster seafloor image, representing ...
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Google Earth Pro does not completely open TAB files created in MapInfo 15+

From time-to-time, I have the need to open tab files I have created in MapInfo with Google Earth Pro. Aside from minor hiccups, I have never had an issue with importing a Tab file. The process I ...
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Is it possible to import an autocad feature to a feature layer without exporting to .shp/.dwg

Does anyone know if it is possible to import a feature (point, line or polygon) drawn in Autocad directly to a feature layer in ArcMap, so in essence a "feature sucker", rather then exporting the ...