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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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. ...
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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 ...
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QGIS imports two excel double vectors: one as double, the other as QString! Why?

I work in QGIS 2.8.3 and import an excel file (xlsx version 2013) containing 5 vectors: string, string, double, int, double. All vectors have a heading. However, QGIS tells me that the last double ...
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Python code to import OSM data in QGIS

I am trying to automize the workflow: import osm data and select by a special tag. I have to do this steps a lot of time with different parameters and updated data. A Solution could be a python ...
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Opening CTF and DAT files in ArcGIS for Desktop?

How does one open CTF and DAT files as listed here using ArcGIS 10.3? I looked for instructions on their WELCOME to the Geoscientific Database Guide website but there isn't much guidance.
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How to create a shapefile from xy in .csv file?

I find many difficult to create a new shapefile in a new project following those steps. I think the .csv file is correct (there are only: ID, X coord, Y coord) but when I would create the shapefile ...
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ArcGis' python library (arcpy) are imported so long

python -c import time; t1 = time.clock(); import arcpy; print('{0} seconds'.format(time.clock() - t1)) 3.60283379862 seconds It takes this long each time i launch my script or test. Is there any ...
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Problem Importing CAD features using arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management?

When importing multiple CAD drawings using "arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management" and "arcpy.Merge_management" I encountered a problem. Drawings that have line weights and elevation values assigned to ...
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Importing Mapinfo .TAB files to AutoCad Map

It is any way to import Mapinfo files to Autocad Map with line and polygon style definitions cereated in Mapinfo?
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CartoDB data load from csv , geojson file error

I had installed CartoDB locally on my Ubuntu 12.04 and the installation was perfect. I can create dataset by CartoDB's GUI and able to visulaize data perfectly without any problem. But when i drag and ...
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QGIS import OpenAIP

I have files from OpenAIP (http://www.openaip.net). How can I import them ? Format available are : .aip .cup .dat .aip is xml file. For point : <OPENAIP VERSION="960678" DATAFORMAT="1.1"> ...
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Problems opening ArcGIS 10.3.1 .shp files in QGIS

I'm using QGIS version 2.12.1-Lyon for Mac and trying to import a .shp file that was apparently created with ArcGIS 10.3.1. I keep receiving the "invalid data source" error message no matter how I try ...
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Not all KML attributes import into attribute table

I have a .KML file that has placemarks that have four main pieces of data that I want to use in QGIS. When I do 'Add Vector Layer' and select my KML file it imports all the placemarks as feature ...
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Can arcpy.MakeXYEventLayer() cope with *xls files in script?

I am trying to create a point FeatureClass from an Excel-File using a standalone python-script. I am applying the method "arcpy.MakeXYEventLayer()" which works fine using *.xlsx files. However, I am ...
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Conversion of .csv file to MapInfo generates very large .dat file

I am converting an .xls file (500kb) to a .csv (150KB) then using this to generate a MapInfo .tab file format using both QGis and ArcGIS. I can use an intermediate file ie. mif/mid format which gives ...
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Importing shapefile into GRASS, and multiple new rows appear in attribute table

I am importing a GADM Global Administrative Areas shapefile into GRASS (using QGIS 2.8.2 interface). When I do this, multiple additional rows are created in the attribute table. It goes from this: ...
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Importing .shp to postgreSQL

I want to import a shp file to postgreSQL. First I create sql file and then run PostgreSQL. To create sql file, I run this command in windows cmd: shp2pgsql -s 4326 worldCountries.shp worldcountries ...
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Import raster using raster2pgsql with out-of-db option not working

I am using raster2pgsql to import DTED data into postgis database. I would like the data to be out-of-db, I am using the command as follows. raster2pgsql -R /home/gis/elevation/DTED/area.dt2 ...
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Selecting a valid format file [closed]

There has been an error when uploading a shapefile I want to start with some imported data. Upload a file. Please, select a valid format file # when upload a zip file: Oops! There has been an ...