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Intergraph Geomedia WFS Read-Write Connection works?

I'm using Qgis server to share my project via WFS "Editar" layer must be editable. It works fine in Qgis, but In Geomedia (version 06.01.11.13) even selecting read-write connection I can't edit ...
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Creating centreline from polygon [duplicate]

I´´m looking for a tool in Q-GIS that can create a centreline from polygon. Similary to this post: Finding centrelines from polygons? I´m not sure that the Geoprocessing Tool can deal with it. Thx
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QGIS convert attribute table to point shape

I have imported an attribute (whith no spatial information) table from MySQL. Fortuantly it has two colums with Longtitude and latitude taken from google maps. Is it posible to use those values to ...
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Matplotlib downloads to override folder

Just completed install of QGIS (2.0.1 Dufour) on a Macbook Pro running on Mavericks via Kyngchaos download page. However, when downloading Matplotlib for the install, while everything ended up the ...
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QGIS - Loading data by SQL-window in the DB-Manager is not working?

I have problems to add a subset from a PostGIS-table to QGIS by using 'load as new layer' in the SQL-window of the DB-Manager (QGIS-Version 2.2.0-Valmiera). I defined both the 'column with integer ...
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Getting EPSG:4326 WKT data for use in Drupal Geofield [duplicate]

As I understand it, EPSG:3857 is measured in "meters" and EPSG:4326 uses latitude and longitude. In Drupal, geofield seems to want to store "EPSG:4326" data using the WKT widget -- even though the ...
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Splitting polygon layer and joining attributes

I have two shape layers -- one a layer of counties in Florida and another a layer of MSAs in Florida. I would like to generate a new layer that has the following properties: MSAs that overlap more ...
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Setting default browser for QGIS actions

I am trying to open a pdf using QGIS action tool with Adobe Reader. Currently, the action defaults to Internet Explorer which doesn't succeed in opening my document. I'm currently able to open AutoCAD ...
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qgis-web-client stuck on Loading Map

I'm trying to publish a map created in qgis desktop via qgis-web-client. The left hand bar loads with the layers I would expect visible but I never actually see any mapping data just a grey screen ...
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Set region around multiple polygons

I have combined multiple objects per row in my layer. Is there a way to build another layer that surrounds the combined objects, per row?See example. For Q-GIS, thx.
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empty buffer qgis

Help! I am trying to use three buffers to select three different sets of polygons. The buffers are from a .txt file with lat and long in decimals. I made a shapefile using North America Albers (I live ...
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How do I control rendering order of items in composer?

Alternative formulation of the question is: Is there any other way apart from the order of adding items to the canvas of setting the rendering order> The problem is that I want to change the map ...
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How to activate edit tools

I have opened a project I worked on earlier on another machine, but the edit tools are not active, so i cant turn on editing to change a layer. What is the reason for them to be gray, and how can i ...
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Duplicate values in combobox in QT Designer form

I have a custom form created with QT Designer on which I have several comboboxes among other stuff. All the fields have the correct names corresponding to the database. But something weird and ...
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When styling with data defined properties or Labeling, Is there a way to replace an ID representing field with the actual values depicted by the ID?

I am currently using data defined properties and labeling to present pipes based on diameter. I now have a dictionary table that has id's for every combination of diameter and material and I'm using ...
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Calculating distance between coordinates [duplicate]

I would like to calculate the distances between a list of coordinates (classic GPS coord.). From coordinate A to B from B to C from C to D and so on, and so forth. Is there any program, or website, ...
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The graduated symbology doesn 't take into account the attribute I need in QGIS

I m working on a project on QGIS I have a point shapefile vector that represents my store In the attribute table, i have bunch of data such as size, unit per transaction and most importantly store ...
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QGIS/MATLAB add geo-coordinates flag

I've created some polygons in QGIS with which I'd like to create some thematic maps. Unfortunately, if I want to import the shapefile in MATLAB with: shaperead('nameoffile, 'UseGeoCoords') i get an ...
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QGIS-Processing GRASS-tools don't work

When I try to use the processing grass tools like r.series I always get the following messege. I deinstalled QGis and reinstalled the program totally fresh without success.
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how to use distance matrix results in table joins? [duplicate]

i've successfully used distance matrix tool in qgis 2.2 and produced (quite likely) a reliable result. calculated the distances based on two point-datasets with matrix type "summary ..." & first 3 ...
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Turn vector layer in raster layer based on cost

Hy, I am trying to rasterize some vector layers into raster layers and I know this is possible with QGIS by using the rasterize function in the raster menu but I don't know how to do the following ...
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How to get the boundaries of a polygon by property

I have the cartography of my city (Santiago) and i need to obtain the nodes that conform the hull (not necessarily convex) of different districts, the boundaries. Each node has the same "DIS"( ...
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String to Integer in QGIS [duplicate]

I have a csv (below) of values I would like to represent in a choropleth map. I've managed to join them to a shapefie via fips code successfully in this format, but the last four columns do not show ...
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I want to reproject data from 0-360 to -180 - 180 [duplicate]

I've been downloading data from NOAA in a CRS that goes from 0-360. The rest of my data is in -180 to 180. What's the easiest way to reproject or shift the data in QGIS? It took 30 seconds in ArcMap, ...
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buffer in qgis from layer text delimited

I have a layer of polygons in British Columbia, Canada in WGS 84 which is fine. Later I created shapefile of three points (using decimals for lat and long) through the add shapefile as text delimited ...
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Can't save custom CRS in QGIS 2.0.1

I am trying to enter a custom CRS in QGIS 2.0.1 but when I enter the proj4 parameters and hit okay they are changed. There is no save open in 2.0.1 which seemed to be the problem for many people ...
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Alternative to Snap (Editing) in QGIS/MapInfo?

Is there any alternative to Snap (Editing) in either QGIS or MapInfo (user-made tools), or another way to do this in ArcGIS without an advanced license?
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I want the coordinates of my polygon grid to change when I zoom

I want the coordinates of my polygon grid to change when I zoom into my map and produce different data outputs in my attribute table so that my lable can show accurate values of the points within that ...
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What's the conversion coefficient between millimeters and QSize units in Qgis?

What is the conversion coefficient between millimeters and QSize units in Qgis ? What i have in mind is to set the paper size (via setPaperSize()), knowing the size of the composed image. That is why ...
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IDW Interpolation Raster clipping

I used the CLIPPER tool under the 'Raster' menu to clip my interpolation raster with a polygon. the resulting output is not displaying anything even though the process completes without any errors. ...
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how to mark certain distance alongside a coastline and saved as kml to import to google earth?

Hi all I would like to mark the region of 200 nautical miles away from the coastline, how can i do this? Thanks in advanced...i already try the buffering function on qgis but dont know how to create a ...
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How to link city/postal code with geo data [duplicate]

we would like to use QGIS to identify areas where our main customers are located around the word. We have created a list with adressed and want to have a visualisation now using QGIS. However, as far ...
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What is the syntax for using a Bounding Box in QGIS WFS?

I am connecting our company Web Feature Service (WFS) to QGIS. I want to set the bounding box in the Expression string builder but the syntax is not working. bbox(79170, 3971, 99152,18095) The ...
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how to compile qgis-1.8.0 on ubuntu

i have downloaded qgis-1.8.0.tar.bz2 and I want to install it on my linux computer(12.04 LTS). How can I perform it please? I do it because I am desperate with Qgis 2.0.1 Dufour on ubuntu 12.04, ...
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How to query the duplicated field of QGIS? [duplicate]

I have a column which have many duplicated field record. How can I find those duplicated features? Please suggest.
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PyQt4 pushbutton not connecting for my QGIS plugin

I'm trying to display information in a text browser with the push of a button in my QGIS plugin. The .ui is created using PyQt4 (button's object name is calcConso). No error message, but the button ...
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Geographic Transformation Qgis

How to Define projection and enter the Geographic Transformation parameters from SGL-GEO to WGS84 in QGIS? Thanks
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Show the paths but not roadsides and driveways in the line layer

I want to display paths in the woods but the paths are all in One (line) layer that contains all roadsides, pavements, drivvays, but also paths, tractor road and other relevant roads in, and up to the ...
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Using GRASS plugin tools from OSGEO4W command line

I am trying to do the interpolation of GRASS vector shapefiles using GRASS plugin tools. My objective is to run interpolation tool in GRASS plugin from OSGEO4W command line, which will help me ...
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How to create a new table with point geometry column using QGIS DB Manager?

I have been trying to use QGIS DB Manager to create an empty table (QGIS 2.0 on Win7). My hope is that I can make an empty point file and use it to add data to, via heads-up digitizing (like you ...
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QGIS - unable to change projections [duplicate]

I am relatively new to QGIS (version! 2.0.1) and having trouble changing projections. No matter what I choose the view is the same. For example, in the attached screen shot I have chosen Alaska Albers ...
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Zonal statistics won't work after re-projecting vector layer

I have qgis 2.0. I want to analyze raster information within a buffer of 30 miles around a vector layer of cities across the world. However, both the raster and the vector are in WGS84. I have no ...
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Fail to get heatmap from MULTIPOINT column of Spatialite layer in QGIS?

I got a heatmap from a POINT column of spatialite layer. But, when I made another heatmap from MULTIPOINT column, it was blank. What is the possible reason of this problem?
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QGIS Spatial join many points to single vector [duplicate]

I've got two shape files, one contains many point coordinates and the other vector shapes. There are many point coordinates contained within each vector shape. I would like to perform a spatial join ...
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Rings not displaying on .TAB import to .SHP save

I have some strange behaviour happening when importing a MapInfo .TAB file into QGIS. One feature contains internal rings which are ok on initial import but do not show on the first .SHP save. I can ...
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How to get the color of a vector layer in pyQGIS?

I have see this topic (How to change the color of a vector layer in pyQGIS?) but I'm looking for get the color not to change. How I can resolve my problem ? Thanks
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QGIS, how to change the centre point of a global map?

I have two global maps I want to show on one map in Qgis, however they each have different centre points, i.e. in one the atlantic is in the centre, and in the other the pacific is. How do I get them ...
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Why cant i buffer vector points imported from csv? [duplicate]

I ve imported a csv file with adresses of stores in longitude and latitude. I ve saved it as a shapefile and i can see the points on a map. Now i m trying to buffer the points to end up with ...
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How to get rid of artefact rectangles in QGIS Print Composer?

when inserting a map on the canvas of print composer and moving that map around, quite often, there is a rectangle that cannot be deleted. This rectangle is positioned at the initial place, where I ...
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Why doesnt QGIS show the results from a WFS BBOX from a python script

I'm trying to figure out how to do get requests in QGIS using a bbox. I can get a bbox to clip a layer when I paste my uri into a browser but the EXACT same uri returns an empty layer in QGIS. A ...