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Which is the simple spatial database for GIS which can is easy to learn? [on hold]

I am looking for GIS DB, to work with 800 millions of GIS data. I want to make my work more simple easy by doing it in spatial DB. I want to work with Geography and not on Geometry. Please suggest ...
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Dynamically adding controls onto MapBasic dialog?

I have seen a lot examples with dialog creation, like: Dialog Title "Title" Width 198 Height 52 Control Button Title "Обзор" Width 50 Height 15 Position 133, 6 ...
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Tool to convert mapinfo wor to qgis project file with symbology?

Is there a tool to convert mapinfo wor to qgis project file with symbology? It should be possible to create one as both wor/qgs are text based.
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Mapinfo 15.2.2 not displaying all polygons from a MSSQL Spatial DB table

I am trying to open a fairly large table stored on our MSSQL Spatial DB - the table has around 22,000 polygons. The table opens perfectly on Mapinfo 12.5 (both 64bit and non-64bit), but for some ...
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How to access to the underlying grid table behind Mapinfo's Grid Thematic map?

I created a grid thematic map using "Mapinfo - Map - Create Thematic Map" function. Now I want to know the distribution of the data from the grids. But the "Browse Table" option is not functioning ...
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How can i add style to Mapinfo table?

I used Mapbasic to create tables. I create only table's structure without any objects inside. How i want make styles for tables. I tried something like: Dim b1 As Brush, p1 As Pen b1 = Makebrush (1, ...
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Distance between centroid and farthest point of polygon

I have a village polygon layer which has more than 6,00,000 records. I have calculated centroid of each village. I want to find the distance between centroid and the farthest node of each polygon. ...
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Linking Mapinfo polygon to MS Access DBMS records?

Does anyone know of simple way or bit of code to link a MS ACCESS DBMS point to an associated polygon, so that spatial attributes of the polygon can be recorded into the DBMS fields. I am a user not ...
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Ordering data through SQL Select query in MapInfo

I have a All India Village tab file(6Lac records) and an excel which has information on most of those villages(4Lac records). I want to select 100 villages from a particular state whose area is the ...
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how to link on mapinfo

I have been using mapinfo for some time now but I have not been able to complete the following task and I would very much welcome some help if anyone can offer it to me: I have data which I need to ...
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How to Close all Layers but keep Tables on MapInfo using MapBasic

I'd like to know how to close all the layers on MapInfo but keep the tables open using MapBasic code. The idea is to be able to keep the tables open so that I can create multiple different maps using ...
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Bounding Co-ordinates of Polygons

I have created 250 square meter grids using the Grid Maker tool. I have given each grid a unique name. I want to find and store bounding co-ordinates (Latitude and Longitude) of each polygon in the ...
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Spatial Statistics in mapinfo 15 64 bit

How can I get spatial statistics on my vector (tab) data in MI 15 64-bit. I just need to see total line lengths, areas etc as appropriate. From the MI help I tried the following To see the ...
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Find all polygons overlapping polygons from other layer

I have two polygon layers. One is All_India_Locality layer which has attributes:{Locality_ID,Locality_Name} and the other is All_India_Pincode layer which has attributes:{Pincode,City} I want to ...
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Converting a single GPS point in xy coordinate to latitude and longitude

I picked a GPS point for a Helipad using the AGD 66 Zone 55 Datum, however have been asked by the chopper pilot to give him coordinates in the Latitude and Longitude format so he can land the chopper ...
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Reverve polyline direction in mapinfo 15

How can I reverse the line direction in MI 15? I have tools for older versions but can't find the same for the current version - http://www.mapinfotools.com/index.php?option=com_sobi2&sobi2Task=...
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Sum habitat type within region using MapInfo?

I have two layers; one shows admin regions and the other shows habitats within those regions with columns for specific attributes and the corresponding area in hectares. I need to work out the total ...
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MapInfo Pro 12.5 Pan Control not going upward when measuring a distance

MapInfo Pro 12.5 (32 bit) In one workspace I am measuring a distance - I can pan left right and down, but not upwards. The pan works in another workspace in all directions. Why does it not work in ...
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Text imported into SQL Server using ogr2ogr had extra characters at the beginning

I've managed to import some MapInfo data sets into SQL Server using ogr2ogr But when I run a query in SQL Management Studio (SSMS), the various text fields look to be "blank" However if I use the ...
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Plotting Geotagged Photos in MapInfo?

I am not a MapInfo user, but I have been asked whether that software can plot geotagged photos and link the images to the points (eg, click on a point and the photo pops up)?
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Assigning/joining tabulated data to features in MapInfo?

I am not a MapInfo user, but I have been asked whether that software can assign/join tabulated data to GIS features like buildings, roads and watercourses?
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Mapinfo wor file not working when file paths are updated using python

We did a data move and so I scripted the updating of the wor, so the old file path is changed to the new file path. It looks like it works perfectly but when I open the wor file it doesn't. When I ...
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How to use HGT files in MapInfo

I have a SRTM-3 file and I want to use it to make a DEM of the related world region. I'm using MapInfo Professionale V8 and I'm fairly new to that software, so if there is any tutorial that shows how ...
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Connecting to PostGIS from MapInfo

I'm using MapInfo 15.2 64-bit and I am trying to connect a PostGIS database to display it in MapInfo. I am using PostgreSQL 9.5 with PostGIS 2.2.2. I have seen all kind of suggestions on different ...
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Grid thematic map in Mapinfo

I have a tab file with the contour lines for an area, and also a tab file with the land polygon. Now, I'm following a tutorial written by a colleague a couple years ago, where a thematic map is ...
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Using FME to draw polygons around roads using aerial photography

I am trying to use FME to draw polygons around the extents of road using aerial imagery. I have a Road Centreline table that I have buffered 5m and put this through a RasterGCPClipper so only the ...
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postgis table - shapefile - mapinfo file [closed]

I have a .tab file with a ridiculous amount of columns (96). One of my colleagues at my new job wanted to update them manually one by one. I told him I could do that in an easier way using PostGIS. So ...
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Can EasyLoader work with an Azure SQL database?

Can EasyLoader work with an Azure SQL database? I've created a valid ODBC DSN to the Azure SQL instance, but when I try and use the EasyLoader to create the "Map Catalog", I get an error "Failed to ...
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Migrate from MapInfo to ArcGIS [closed]

We want to migrate from MapInfo to ArcGIS, in the backend of ArcGIS will be used SAP HANA as db. Would be the workflow to migrate the different MapInfo tabs by using ArcGIS data interoperability tool ...
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Mapinfo Layout WIndow [closed]

I have to create multiple maps using the same layout, but different map views (more than 100 maps). There is a separate rectangles layer created for each view at a specific scale using the map frame ...
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How to divide bitmap into differnet layers by RGB color code in MapInfo

I have got bmp file with 7 colors. How to get from this bitmap 7 different vector layers depending on RGB color code? For example first layer is water space with blue color, second is buildings with ...
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Update column/Join in QGIS similar Mapinfo

Looking somewhat similar to UPDATE COLUM option ( for join) MapInfo in QGIS. This exists ?
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Reprojecting: trouble converting MapInfo data to shapefiles in QGIS

I was given a dataset generated in MapInfo. I need to use these files in QGIS, so I imported the .TAB files and saved them as ESRI shapefiles. I then realised the original dataset uses a custom "user ...
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How to avoid manually typing coordinate information in CreateCircle function to select points in Mapinfo

I have a bunch of data points, each of them have a coordinate information (longitude, latitude). I am using CreateCircle( x, y, radius) function to select points within a distance to the chosen point....
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MapBasic - Updating blank rows in column with the value above

I am writing a MapBasic tool to correct some incorrect values in a set of tables. So far I have managed to pull out the values I need in a new column: What I need is to update any blank rows in the ...
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Converting from QML to SLD on the command line

We have the problem of automating the conversion of MapInfo TAB styles to SLD. I've managed to achieve the first part of the process (TAB -> QML) using this tool: https://github.com/NathanW2/MapInfo-...
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Has MapInfo text objects formatting tags as ArcMap annotations?

Esri ArcMap allows to set annotations formatting via formatting tags, eg: <FNT name="Arial" size="12">Text size = 12</FNT> <FNT name="Arial" scale="200">Text scale = 200</FNT> ...
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Styling using mi-style column from mapinfo

I have uploaded some MapInfo tables into postgis including the mi-style column using EasyLoader; I have had to rename all columns including both mi-style and sp-geometry columns to lowercase, ...
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Deleting from a view. Mapbasic

I'm using MapBasic and have used a query to get the rowids (populated in a column) of minimum values Select SUBSECT_ID, Row, Min(MaxLV)from LVQuery group by SUBSECT_ID into MinLV Now, I want to ...
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Exporting Mapinfo Custom Shortcuts

So I have spend quite a bit of time reassigning F1 to F12 to mapinfo tools that suits our work line using Command Editor. Now I need to do same for couple of other computers. I was wondering if I can ...
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Import Vector data to QGIS from pdf and apply georeference

I am Using QGIS 2.14. I have a pdf created by Mapinfo, it contains multiple layers of vector data that I can open as separate vector layers in qgis. However no map projection data was saved to the pdf....
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Combining two TAB files in MapBasic - losing data

I am using mapbasic to perform some calculations on a table. Everything is fine until I combine two .tab files. Both files have identical table structures, however upon combination some numerical (...
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Custom labels - aligned to rectangular objects, in a specific position and with multiple attributes using Mapinfo?

Can the following be done in Mapinfo? It should be formula based without manual formatting as performed by my predecessor to get the following output. So Grave_No on right parallel to the y axis ...
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Create point from line table using MapInfo

I need to turn a line tab file into a point tab file using MapInfo (v15.2 x64). The lines represent routes, and I want the point table to have a point for each node in the line table, and a column ...
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ogr2ogr - mapinfo to geojson. Merging shapes with certain values

I'm just starting out with this so apologies if I explain things poorly. I have some mapinfo files (TAB, IND, MAP etc) and I am trying to convert to Geojson. I can do this using ogr2ogr ogr2ogr -...
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Subtracting two layers in MapInfo?

I have two tables, one is a cartographic map and the other is the map of all lakes. Some of the lakes are in-land and so they are not excluded from the cartographic map. I want to calculate the area ...
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How can I Create Line Feature using two separate point features in MapInfo

I have two MapInfo Tab files as Point feature. both the layer have the same unique ID. what I was trying to do is to connect both point using the same ID as a Line feature. so the end result will be "...
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Printing at scale using MapInfo?

Using MapInfo 12.5, I want to be able to print a property at a set scale - say 1:1000 or 1:5000. What is the easiest way to do it? I want to be able to show a Scale Bar so that the user can ...
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Expression does not evaluate to a column or table name error when updating object in MapBasic

I tries to set styles for all objects in my processing_table, but gets Expression does not evaluate to a column or table name My code: '... pen_style = currentpen() 'get_pen(styles_table_name, ...
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Mapinfo 15.2 Label tool causes program to crash constantly

I have been using Mapinfo 15.2 to create layout maps and, in that process, I have been using constantly the Label tool to display my labels adequately on the map. When I started adding the custom ...