Software plugins that add functionality to the QGIS package

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How to use QGIS plugin “Rectangles, ovals digitizing tools”

I installed the Rectangles, ovals digitizing tools-plugin, found it on the toolbar, but it's inactive. I made a layer to which I want to add rectangles, it's visible and editable... The plugin bar is ...
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how do I create simple yes/no dialog in qgis python plugin?

I'm making a QGIS plugin that processes a dataset. I started with pluginbuilder and have a GUI that allows me to set what to do. As my plugin is making changes, when it detects a certain threshold of ...
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Road Graph Plugin missing in Qgis 2.8.3

Road Graph Qgis plugin is missing in the official repository, at least, I am not be able to find it. Is it replaced for Network tool in Vector menu? Is there another easy way to have the shortest ...
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Showing QgsAddAttrDialog in a Python plugin

I want to invoke the builtin add field dialog from my python plugin in QGIS: This is the add attribute dialog of the attribute table. It is located HERE. I expect it to return a QgsField. ...
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How to use a png image as a correctly georeferenced background in order to trace lines from it?

I have a png image which looks like this and has some lines which I need to trace (the green and red lines): The coordinate system of the map from which the image is taken is EPSG: 3034. How can I ...
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QGIS 2.10 Can't load georeference plugin?

Apparently my problem was already present in older versions of Qgis. I don't know how to fix it, knowing I have a Linux system (Fedora 23). Somethiing similar here : Where to download QGIS 2.10? So, ...
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QGIS - updating Processing plugin

A recent convert to QGIS, I have versions 2.8.5 and 2.12.2 installed on my PC. The plugin Manager tells me I have v2,10.3 of the Processing plugin installed in the plugin folder of my local drive and ...
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Install qgis2web plugin

I would like to know how and where I can download qgis2web Plugin. I use QGIS with 2.10.1 version.
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How do you launch QGIS (Mac) without any plugins enabled?

On a Mac, how can you launch Qgis without any plugins enabled?
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Render QgsRasterLayer without adding to legend

I am trying to render a number of related QgsRasterLayer objects that are related to eachother (they are slippy-type tiles). Ideally I would like one item in the legend that can have its position ...
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Adding PostGIS layer from QGIS Python plugin

I try to develop a plugin to add postgis layers to qgis from a plugin as part of learning python. The code for adding a postgis layer is taken from the cookbook and work fine if I run it from the ...
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QGIS Plugin QuickMapServices error

The plugin installs fine but fails to load with the following Python error cannot import name QgsImageOperation
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How to use third-party package in a QGIS plugin?

I'm developing a QGIS plugin and I would like to use arrow or requests packages as I'm used to manipulate dates and REST APIs. QGIS does not come with these packages (at less arrow), so when I try to ...
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Call dot net library function from python in QGis

I have created one custom library (.dll) in Dot net. Now, i want to use that dll in my QGis plugin. How i can integrate that? For an example i have one function in library which is used to read excel ...
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Traffic Simulation in QGIS

I have several line layers in QGIS 2.8.3. I want to simulate traffic flow in this. Is there a plugin or any possibilty to run a traffic simulation on it.
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How to use itemChanged signal to update data?

I'm trying to understand the itemChanged signal to be able to update some information. An example of what I'm trying to achieve could be: def setCoordText(): label1.setText(str(label1.x()) + "," ...
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Populate combobox with postgis layers

I'm new to pyqgis/python and programming in general.. and i am working on my first small project. I want to create plugin so that I can add layers from my PostGIS database to a QGIS project. I ...
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How can i set layer polygon in center in QGIS using python?

I am trying to set a fixed zoom level whenever I layer is shifting on different polygon. I have coordinates for all the polygons , I need each polygon to be on center with certain zoom level so that ...
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How to change a point of an arrow on Print Composer?

To create an arrow on the Print Composer I've used this: qC = QgsComposition(iface.mapCanvas().mapRenderer()) arw = QgsComposerArrow(QPointF(0, 0),QPointF(10,10),qC) However, I can't find an ...
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Should the QGIS “DB Manager” have Microsoft SQL Server as an option?

I was looking for interactive query options for SQL Server (similar to SQL Server Management Studio). The "DB Manager" works great for Postgres and I'm primarily using the Load as new layer as I build ...
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Is it possible to create points that represent lines in QGIS 2.8.Wien?

I want to create points to represent lines from a line layer. This is similar to creating points to represent polygons. Does anyone have an idea on any useful plugin or the best way to do this?
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How to show only selected features from a a layer in the QgsComposerLegend?

I have developed a custom qgis plugin. I have a button to export the map canvas in the form of image along with the legend. I came up with the following code for the legend: legend = ...
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Qgis layer renaming stays the same

I've been developing a plugin for Qgis, but something weird happend while renaming a layer, now whenever i add a layer using a button in my plugin, the layer is renamed with the last name I gave it. ...
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TimeManager - scale up PNG?

Whilst I think 'TimeManager' works very well, is it possible to define the output scale, so that the output provides better quality data when exporting? There are no options in its interface where I ...
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Updating feature attribute in QGIS plugin?

I am writing a plugin for QGIS (v2.12). There have been quite a few similar questions on this forum, but they don't seem to work for me. my plugin does the following: get the vector layer check ...
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How to fix Quickfinder OperationalError: table quickfinder_info already exists?

This is what I am getting when I try to search in project layers and create a .qfts file to use quickfinder on a local shapefile. An error has occured while executing Python code: Traceback ...
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Fetching qgis plugins on 2.12.0 Lyon is taking a very long time

Opening plugins for the first time on QGIS 2.12.0 Lyon there is a window popping up saying "fetching repositories". You can't do anything until it's finished. It then takes it ages to fetch. Any ...
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Creating menu item and adding more than 1 plugin in QGIS?

Because if I execute these lines for each plugin, I created a menu item for each plugin. I created many plugins and wish to place them in a new menu item (not traditionals)
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QGIS: SPIT plugin not loading

Using QGIS 2.12 Lyon on a Mac (Intel, 2013). I check the SPIT line in plug-ins, but the plugin does not appear in the menu bar as promised. Log out, restart, nothing helps. Other plug-ins work fine ...
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QGIS and python: Keep a layer always on top of the others

I am working on a python plugin for QGIS using a layer containing linestrings, which I would like to have on top at all times. I have added the layer like the following: ...
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python - Composer plugin menu catch-22

a plugin for the Print Composer checks if the current project has at least one Composer when loading to avoid the error when creating the menu on a Composer that doesn't exist. However, once the ...
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Check QGIS processing Saga version from a plugin

I am writing a QGIS plugin using SAGA by Processing. Is is possible to test whether SAGA is installed and which version is on? For GDAL, it's OK with: processing.tools.raster.gdal.__version__
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scripted new items don't show up in the “items” panel on Print Composer

I'm working on a plugin to put items (pictures, arrows, labels) on the Print Composer layout. Everything is fine with the exception that once they are drawn, none of these show up in the "items" panel ...
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PyGIS remove QgisVertexMarker from scene

I am writing a plugin that includes interaction with the map. Therefore I use a QgsMapTool. It is possible for a user to mark a point on the map. When the user clicks a red X is drawn on the mapCanvas ...
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How do I prevent my QGIS Plugin from opening twice?

I have made a new QGIS Plugin, almost everything is working fine, but I can click on my Plugin-Button several times and it starts several times. So I see my Plugin 4 or 5 times. How can I prevent ...
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python plugin menu action in Composer menu

I'm new developing plugins for QGIS and am working on a plugin to add some pictures on the Composer layout. I think the appropriate place to have the plugin menu action is in the Composer menu where ...
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QGIS plugin window qt creator formatting ineffictive

I am developing a QGIS plugin. I have assigned the QGIS main window as the parent window of custom plugin using: QtGui.QDialog.__init__(self,iface.mainWindow()) But after doing so the problem ...
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ECW support Mac OS X 10.11

I'm not seeing any support for the ECW format in Mac OS X 10.11. Nothing recent in searches here and the latest on kyngchaos is for 10.9 and doesn't do anything for QGIS 2.12.
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I don't really understand how .xml files interact with QGIS

I just saw Why are the Google basemaps no longer appearing in QGIS? and I don't understand the answer from user Thomas Horner. Could someone explain why a .xml can be loaded as a raster?
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QGIS dxf2shp and the unit of text rotation angle

My problem is the following When Importing dxf with dxf2shp the rotation value for the text isent there Here is part of my DXF file : _______________ TEXT 5 6881 330 6970 100 AcDbEntity ...
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Return list of selected items of QListWidget PyQt QGIS

I'm a little bit confused (I'm a newbie) on how to get a list of just the selected Items of a QListWidget (in a QGIS plugin). I set up the manageGui function in this way: def manageGui(self): ...
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Install photo2shape

I tried to use the photo2Shape plugin in QGIS ver. 2.12 . To be able to carry out photo2Shape plugin I must install ExifRead. How do I install ExifRead, so that the photoshape plugin can be active. I ...
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Do I have to publish own QGIS plugins?

If I develop QGIS plugins for my company do I have to make them available to others? I use QT-Designer and think that it also depends on the question how you develop your plugins, right? For example: ...
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CMYK colors in QGIS [duplicate]

Is it possible to deal with CMYK colors in QGIS (or in a QGIS plugin) ? It would be a good thing to choose directly the colors in CMYK and generate PDF with CMYK colors for the publishing compagnies. ...
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Transparency parameter of colors (vector, legend,…) not working in QGIS?

It's a pity that QGIS offers to set transparency in the selecting color tool, but doesn't save it... Explanation : I guess that the AA (in French, sorry) in #RRVVBBAA would enable to set transparency ...
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Which cell size should I use in the LecoS plugin?

LecoS asks for the cellsize when calculating landscape statistics. However, there is no such information in the metadata of my input raster layer. Pixel size is 0.00126545,-0.00126497, but that can't ...
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Cartogram Cancelled by User - No Null Data

I'm very new to QGIS and I'm trying to create a cartogram for my final project. However, while I have my data that I'm going to use and the shape files (provided by the US census) for the US, I can't ...
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store function attribute of class in QGIS plugin

I'm pretty new to python and pyqgis so the question will be pretty trivial.. I'm writing a plugin and in one script I have a class and some internal functions.. .... class ...
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create own plugin

With the QGIS plugin 'plugin builder' I create a new plugin. Then I followed the steps described on this website : http://www.qgistutorials.com/en/docs/building_a_python_plugin.html It works perfect ...
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DLL that uses QGIS

I want to create DLL which opens a dialog do some processing with QGIS and returns some data. I have searched many places but have not found the help I needed. I just want to read shapefiles and then ...