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Installing both ArcGIS for Desktop and Python(x,y) on same machine?

I'm trying to get ArcGIS 10.1 and Python(x,y) to peacefully co-exist with a unified installation of Python. Surely someone else is using both these tools... right? Here's where I've gotten to: ...
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How to make same installation on multiple machines?

What is the easy way to make the "same" Qgis installation (same menu, same plugins, same prefs...) on multi-PCs, 10 or 12 laptops ? thanks for your help.
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Setting “REAL” work/scratch workspace in ESRI/ERDAS etc

I thought the issue was only in ARCGIS but it seems that ERDAS does the same thing. I have my C with 1.7TB and my D with 10TB and my scratch set to d:\scratch but still ERDAS (and ESRI) fills my ...
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How to correctly install QGIS 2.8.3 with GRASS plugin on Ubuntu 14.04?

I already tried to install QGIS 2.8.3 using the procedure described on: http://www.qgis.org/en/site/forusers/alldownloads.html#debian-ubunt, but grass-plugin do not compare on plugin list! I tried ...
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New QGIS install can't find GISBASE

At QGIS startup I get the message: "QGIS couldn't find your GRASS installation. Would you like to specify path (GISBASE) to your GRASS installation?" (Windows 7) No amount of rooting around the ...
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Can't import arcpy in IDLE, pyscripter, or even ArcGIS10.1's Python window

After using arcpy and python for months with ArcGIS 10.1 without any problems I'm encountering something I can't work around or even find help with online. Something as simple as "import arcpy" is ...
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How to install 3rd party python libraries for QGIS on Windows?

How can I use 3rd party libraries on QGIS plugins on Windows? I've developed a plugin that uses rasterio and numpy for a customer, but he's having problems installing rasterio and numpy. Actually ...
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Installing pgRouting in Windows 7

Can you please help me out in Installing pgRouting in Windows 7 64-bit version. I have been trying it for days. Since I am completely new to this please provide me the initial requirements and steps ...
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pgrouting 2.0 package for postgresql 9.3

I'm trying to install pgrouting 2.0 on a postgresql 9.3 database (with postgis 2.1). Are there any packages on ubuntu 12.04 or do I have to install from source? Is postgres 9.3 supported at all in ...
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Installing QGIS with ECW support on Mac?

I bought a imac recently and I tried to install qgis: without success! It is not possible to read the raster files. I installed GDAL ECW plugin, but it is necessary to copy and paste another file ...
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How to Install ArcGIS 10.2

I found out that ArcGIS 10.2 was released yesterday, which is great since I am looking forward to it. Although so far I haven't been able to find any information on how the update will be installed. ...
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Installing LAStools in QGIS 2.4?

Does anyone know where the Processing menu moved in QGIS 2.4? Specifically, I am trying to install the LAStools box for QGIS following these instructions: http://rapidlasso.com/2013/09/29/how-to-...
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How to set up Python 2.7 to work in both QGIS and ArcGIS?

I have both ArcGIS 10.1 and QGIS 1.8 installed and both include Python 2.7 in slightly different setups and in different folders (c:\Python27\ArcGIS10.1\ and c:\Program Files (x86)\Quantum GIS Lisboa\...
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How can I change what port ArcGIS Server listens on?

I have ArcGIS Server installed with a web adapter on one server. It uses port 80. I want to install another ArcGIS Server on a different server, but I want it to listen on a different port other than ...
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How to install everything “geo” in Ubuntu?

I am new to ubuntu SAUCY and I must confess the transition from windows has not been really easy for me. on windows everything seems pretty much straight forward but I am getting frustrated because It ...
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Compiling PostGIS fails when it can't find GDALAllRegister

I'm trying to compile the latest PostGIS 2.1.0 beta and the configure process fails at: checking GDAL version... 1.10.0 checking for OGR enabled... yes checking gdal.h usability... yes checking gdal....
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Is there a tool to compare ArcGIS Desktop configuration on two pieces of hardware?

I have two PCS with ostensibly the same configuration (i.e. both ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 SP5, both 4Gb RAM) yet when I load the same file geodatabase onto both and run the same large (400 element) model ...
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Keeping package dependencies for QGIS master up-to-date

Not for the first time, QGIS has broken due to unsatisfied package dependencies. This is not surprising, as I'm using the 1.9 Master version which is released nightly, and the package dependencies ...
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Developing tools for ArcMap 9.x and 10.x

I've been asked to start developing something for ArcGIS 10.x, but here is the problem: in my computer I already have the SDK and ArcMap 9.3.1 installed. That means that I need to uninstall it before ...
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GRASS 6.4 Reinstallation for Ubuntu

I need to reinstall GRASS 6.4 on this Ubuntu computer due to compatibility issues. I had installed GRASS 6.4 a few weeks ago to work with a simulation program. I used the command apt-get install ...
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Installing scipy.spatial with ArcPy gives DLL load failed error on import?

I am running python 2.7.6 from an ArcGIS installation. I have tried to install scipy from the Python Exchange Packages here, using the scipy-0.14.0.win32-py2.7.exe executable. I get no error importing ...
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ArcGIS Pro 1 year home use says I'm not authorized

I just downloaded and installed the ArcGIS 10.3 and ArcGIS Pro 1 year home use. ArcGIS 10.3 is working fine. However, I have to sign into esri online when I initiate ArcGIS Pro. When I sign in using ...
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“Couldn't load PyQGIS” Error running QGIS on Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed QGis on Ubuntu 14.04 from the QGis stable repository; it went fine with no errors reported. But when I launch QGis I get this huge window with the following message: Couldn't load ...
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How to install GDAL 1.10 with OGR SQLite driver support on Ubuntu?

How can I install GDAL 1.10 with OGR SQLite driver support, and JPEG and PNG drivers per http://www.gdal.org/frmt_mbtiles.html
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Where can I find a tutorial for installing an addon to GRASS GIS that a six-year-old could understand?

I want to use the r.stream.distance addon in GRASS GIS 6.4 on ubuntu 10.04 (64 bit). I've installed grass from the repositories and that works fine but I can't seem to figure out how to install this ...
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Why might third-party extension be missing from Extensions dialog of ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have just installed a third-party extension to ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 (Land Change Modeler for ArcGIS 2.0, essentially IDRISI ported to ArcGIS, as far as I know). There were no error messages during ...
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Can't install QGIS 2.6.0 need SQlite3 on OSX Yosemite

I need to install QGIS on my mac with 10.10 Yosemite, I have already installed: - SQLite3_Framework-3.8.7.3 - GDAL_Framework-1.11.1-2 - GSL_Framework-1.16-1 - NumPy-1.8.0-1 but when I launch QGIS.pkg ...
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Where to install python plugins without internet access?

I have a problem where I have no internet access. In the thread regarding a similar subject, it was mentioned that the plugin .zip file should be extracted to the ".qgis/python/plugins" in the home ...
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How to deliver an additional Python Library with own Plugin?

For my own plugin I need a special library (pyexiv2) to write a comment into a jpg file (PIL does not do that). When I want to share my plugin in one of the repositories in the future, what would be a ...
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Installing QGIS on Mac OS 10.7. “The GDAL framework is required.”, and yet I have it

what did I miss? I'm trying to install QGIS on my MacBook (Mac OS 10.7). I'm following these instructions: https://sites.google.com/site/eospansite/qgis-installation/installing-qgis-1-6-on-macosx It ...
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Finding path where add-ins are installed for ArcGIS Desktop?

I see that my add-ins are installed to C:\Users\Me\AppData\Local\ESRI\Desktop10.0\AssemblyCache{6C90269B-D233-4122-3747-C2AE1131E22C} Is it possible to find that file path from within the Add-in ...
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Is there a silent installation command without the desktop shortcuts? [closed]

I installed QGIS with Microsoft SCCM 2012 and I want to make a silent install without desktop shortcuts. I managed to do a silent install with / S but I found no s command to delete desktop shortcuts....
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Asking QGIS to provide upgrade for particular distro?

I effortlessly installed QGIS 2.4 and upgraded to 2.6, for my Linux Mint 16, because I just had to put http://qgis.org/debian in my repositories list and note that my distro was saucy. 2.8 has been ...
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Install ArcGIS Desktop unattended or silently

I’m using the instructions for Installing ArcGIS Desktop silently. However the process doesn’t always work in unattended mode, because of a prompt about "The following applications need to be closed ...
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Do I need to remove older versions of QGIS?

I have installed up to 2.6.1 of QGIS on my computer. Is it recommended that i remove all older versions? Will it cause conflict if they remain?
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Which Windows OS is supported?

Please can you tell me which Windows OS Quantum Desktop supports. i.e. Windows 7, XP, Vista etc.
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How to handle “Mount: Access Denied” when installing QGIS on Win7?

I tried to install qgis on my laptop with Windows 7 Professional and it is a 64 bit machine. after going through the procedure described below I got the message "Mount Access Denied". What is going on?...
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ImportError: No module named pandas in Python window of ArcMap after installing with pip?

I have downloaded pandas from this site then unzipped it in site-packages and run python setup.py for installing pandas. Pandas was installed successfully. After that I tried importing pandas into ...
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Recommended way to update standalone QGIS on Windows?

QGIS Standalone installer suggests a default installation location like c:\Program Files\QGIS Wien, including version name in the path. Does this mean the recommended way to update to a new version ...
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Update QGIS on Mac OS X

I would like to update QGIS from 2.2 to 2.4 on Mac OS X (10.8) but I cannot find how to do so. Do I have to uninstall and re-install all from KyngChaos? If so, I would therefore lose the extensions ...
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What is Login to Esri FTP site for Arc Hydro Tools?

Esri used to have a forum sticky that contained the login instructions to the FTP site for the Arc Hydro tools. They have since deleted all of their forums. Does anyone know the login instructions ...
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QGIS 2.0 portable or silent installation

Is it possible to install QGIS 2.0 unattended (silent) on Windows-Client (XP,7) via commandline ? Or does there exists a portable version for 2.0 ?
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Any QGIS 2.0 updated RPM for Fedora?

I'm very excited about the new release of QGIS (2.0), and would like to install it on my Fedora 18 machine. I couldn't find any relevant RPMs, and the documentation on the QGIS main site for Fedora is ...
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Can ArcGIS service pack be uninstalled at 10.1? [closed]

At v10, it was nice that you could roll back individual Service Packs. Ive just rolled forward to 10.1 SP1 on my dev machine (not a fresh install), but it would appear this option is not available ...
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postgis compilation error

I'm just having a problem compiling postgis on a second machine, I wonder if anyone has any pointers: ./autogen.sh ./configure gives PostGIS is now configured for i686-pc-linux-gnu ------------...
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Install GDAL 2.0 on a MacOSX

Does anybody know what's the easiest way to install GDAL 2.0 on a MacOSX? The usual suspects kingchaos binary distribution and homebrew seem to be stuck on GDAL 1.11 I need support for TopoJSON ...
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How to activate GRASS GIS 7 plugin in QGIS 2.8?

Apparently, my linux ubuntu setup of QGIS doesn't contain grass gis, although when I initially installed it last week I added grass gis to the command line. Anyway, I typed in once again and installed ...
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How can I improve the performance and start-up time of arcgis 10.x?

ArcGIS 10.0 take about 3 minutes to start. ESRI recommends doing these steps (http://support.esri.com/cn/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/31672) but does not explain the consequences or adverse side-...
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PostGIS installation on Ubuntu 10.12 (Amazon Services)

On Ubuntu 10.12 (AMI on Amazon), I use aptitude to install Postgresql and PostGis. On terminal running psql interactive prompt, I type CREATE EXTENSION postgis and ERROR: could not open extension ...
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Can two versions of GRASS be installed in a computer and still run independently?

GRASS 6.4.0 is currently installed in my computer. The script that I am trying to run is present in 6.4.1. It is stated in my previous post. If I installed 6.4.1, will my 6.4.0 still run? I don't want ...