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Maximum scale dependent visibility changes from 1:0 to -2147483648:1

QGIS 2.0.1 Dufour. When i open the layer properties and the scale dependent visibility is unchecked and when i check it, the maximum (inclusive) shows 1:0. I click Apply, OK, reopen layer properties ...
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How to fetch openlayers layers from pyqgis? [duplicate]

My objective is to fetch maps provided by openLayers, as in openLayers_plugin, from a stand alone python script. I would like to get it superposed to my shp file. As can be read on http://www.qgis....
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Can QGIS report/calculate areas/perimeters of individual polygon components within multipart shapefile?

Can QGIS report/calculate the areas/perimeters of individual polygon components within a multipart shapefile without using the "explode" vector tool to generate a new file? using QGIS 2.2.0 on ...
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Breaklines in QGIS interpolation plugin

How can I prepare data to generate a DTM using points and breaklines, but where every breakline has nodes at different heights. For example, a river valley, which regularly falls, or a dorsal line, ...
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How do I open images georeferenced in ArcMap in QGIS? (.aux.xml)

We have several ArcMap georeferenced images (raster datasets) that we are attempting to open in QGIS without any luck. These are not inside of a geodatabase and are not Arcinfo Binary Grid format or ...
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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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Re-registering a GEOTIFF in qgis

I'm working on some images taken from a UAV over the course of a year. They are OSGB 1936 projection as is the whole project. Annoyingly they don't quite line up so I am trying to a few of the images ...
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Where is qgis getting the NO DATA value from?

I have a project that contains an 8-bit paletted layer (call it the mask layer) and a float 32 single band layer (call this the clip layer). I create a new raster by using the raster calculator, ...
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Error running SEXTANTE in QGIS on Scientific Linux

I've installed SEXTANTE into qgis on my Scientific Linux machine and I am getting the following when attempting to run Warp; INFO|Mon Feb 24 2014 15:56:20|GDAL execution console output|/bin/sh: ...
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How to get the signal when the color changes in pyQGIS?

I would like to have the signal when the color of a vector layer is changed by the user. In the doc, there is a signal that seems to fit (http://qgis.org/api/classQgsVectorLayer.html#...
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“System not initialized. Programmer forgot to call G_gisinit().” message when loading table into GRASS via QGis

I am trying to load a CSV table into Grass with v.in.asciifrom the interface of Qgis 2.0.1 on Windows XP. As the progress bar indicated 74% of the data already loaded, I got the message "System not ...
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Qgis 2.2 how to fix bad epsg.wkt load

I installed Qgis 2.2 this morning from the ubuntugis repository for ubuntu precise. Qgis works great, except that all the common projections have been deleted. So, I am a Little bit having a heart ...
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How to configure QGIS and SAGA on Ubuntu (12.04 and others)?

During the past weeks, I have tried QGIS to recognize SAGA via the processing toolbox, both being installed from the ubuntugis-unstable repository. I have tried this on several virtual ubuntu ...
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Wrong sorting of elevation classes QGIS

I'm a totally beginner with QGIS and maybe I have a very easy problem, but I can't help myself. I got an elevation shapefile with classes of elevations like that: 1-100m, 101-200m, ... When I try to ...
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QGIS GISBASE specify location

I am just a beginner at this QGIS and GRASS and I am using this QGIS 2.0.1 Dufour which throws a error at the startup that "QGIS couldn't find your GRASS installation. Would you like to ...
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How to Simulate Venn Diagram of Buffers using QGIS?

For the sake of simplicity, suppose I have only 2 points on one layer. Point A have population of 100, and point B have population of 150. I do find buffer of these 2 points and it is intersect. I ...
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how to add polylines(routes from public transport) on postgresql(pgrouting) with GUI

After searching a several long time... i decide to ask here for help, im currently using ubuntu 12.04(because of compatibility) with postgresql 9.1, postgis2, pgrouting2 and qgis2.2 i need to ...
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Move Scale Rotate raster in Qgis

I have some archaeological scanned raster that they have a north arrow and a scale bar. There is no grid, no coordinate system.I would like to put those files in a general map. I don't care about the ...
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How to write a new layer to PostgreSQL from QGIS plugin

The PyQGIS cookbook states that QgsVectorFileWriter can write vector layers to any format supported by OGR: https://www.qgis.org/en/docs/pyqgis_developer_cookbook/vector.html#writing-vector-layers ...
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Can I automatically save datetime for every entry in my spatialite tabel? [duplicate]

I'm using QGis and SaptiaLite. Is it pssible to store date and time in a field "datetime" for every entry automatically - maybe with some python code? Already existing datetime should not be updated. ...
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How can I centralize QGIS connections for multiple QGIS installations

I have multiple computers with QGIS installed on them. I regularly use the same WMS / WFS services. Now I have to connect to these services for each QGIS installation separately. It would be great ...
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v.edit break: how to loop through XY coordinates on using GRASS on Windows 7

Trying to follow the suggestions on this thread: splitting a lines layer using points However, how to do so in a windows environment using the GRASS command console is beyond me, so I'm attempting ...
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How to turn all lines into one direction?

How can I turn all features of my polyline (postgis and/or shapefile) into one direction - it doesn't matter what direction. I know how to switch the direction of lines but I have no idea how to ...
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Open Arabic Shapefile in Qgis

I have a shape-file all it's fields are in Arabic. When I opens it in qgis 2.0 all the data is replaced by "?". I changed the encoding to Arabic or UTF-8 but with the same result. How can I Open an ...
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Why do features in QGIS drawn on same datum as Google imagery from OpenLayers move? [duplicate]

I have just started using QGIS. I've loaded the "openlayers" plugin and added a google hybrid layer, which is based off the WGS84 datum to my understanding. Now I create a shapefile and add a new line ...
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Is there a limit to the amount of data in a spatial join in QGIS?

I am using Quantum GIS and trying to spatially join a point grid with polygons that are overlapping. If I get the sum of intersecting features, then I can get a good raster value. Well, every time I ...
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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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QGIS Installation - Oracle Link

Trying to connect an oracle 10g database to QGIS. I'm getting the error below: ORA - 12154: TNS:Could not resolve the connect identifier specified Anybody ever seen this error, or could provide some ...
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Calculate distances between polygon centres in QGIS

Is there a practical way to calculate distances between polygon centroids in QGIS? I have a UK city region map divided into administrative units (1 ward = 1 polygon). I want to represent their ...
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How to produce a CSV file from .tif file with elevation data? [duplicate]

just want to ask, I have a .tif file that contains all the elevation of a country. How can I convert that to a CSV file that contains x,y,z values where x and y are the latitude longitude respectively ...
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QGIS 2.0 How can i get a precisely Rendering time?

I work with QGIS 2.0.1. I have a large number of raster data files and i selected different methods to represent them. Method: Import all raster data as individual files Method: Generate a single ...
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Plugin Tutorial issue: trying to work around changes in QGIS API

I'm currently following the tutorial to create my first python plugin for QGIS: http://www.qgisworkshop.org/html/workshop/plugins_tutorial.html and have similar issues to this thread: QGIS 2.0 Plugin: ...
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How to georeference Tiffs after manipulation in Photoshop?

I am exporting very high-res (7000x7000px) hillshades from ArcMap as tiff files. I am then doing some work in photoshop to the images. How can I easily georeference these tiffs after working on them ...
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Why am I losing part of my raster when I reproject?

QGIS 2.0 Working with tiff raster file. Reprojections are in WGS84 Mercator. Here is my problem: I am trying to use buffers or urban areas to analyze light intensity on a raster layer. I want 30 ...
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How to reproject WGS84 to a metric coordinate system with own reference point in QGIS?

I have GIS data in EPSG:4326 consisting of 2D points, linestrings and polygons that are all close (i.e. less then a couple of hundred of meters) to a certain WGS84 coordinate point. I would like to ...
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How do I get the vector output segmentation algorithms to work properly in QGIS 2.0?

I'm trying to run the Watershed Segmentation algorithm, specifically, but I have been receiving the same error message using any of the available segmentation algorithms. I'm new to QGIS and have been ...
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QGis draw over simple jpeg image

I'm pretty new to GIS, and since 2 months ago QGIS is a great tool to achieve very simple tasks, such open some shapefiles I find in the web and load that data on my website geoJSON formatted. Now I'...
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How to apply categorized symbols to polygon layer with PyQgis?

I'm fetching a polygon layer from postgres using the following: uri = QgsDataSourceURI() uri.setConnection("localhost", "5432", "mydb", "postgres", "xxx") uri.setDataSource("public", "my_table", "...
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Why is the map content not displayed when I reopen Print Composer?

I just updated from QGIS 1.7 to 2.0 on Mac. When I now open a project and create a map in the print composer the content of the map is lost when I open the project again later. The settings of the ...
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Unable to implement pgrouting(plugin) pgr_astar routing algorithm (shortest path) [duplicate]

I have been working on a project for indoor navigation. I made the floorplan of the building and road-map for routing purposes as shp files (using JOSM, making GeoJSON and then converting to shp file ...
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Problem connecting local POSTGIS in QGIS

I'm trying to connect to local POSTGIS database using QGIS. I'm using the POSTGIS Tutorial form Buondless (rif. http://workshops.boundlessgeo.com/postgis-intro/index.html). The context is the ...
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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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Install PyQGIS in virtualenv

Is it possible to install PyQGIS in virtual environment? I want to use rendering capabilities in my own application which runs using virtualenv.
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Can't see map after renaming fields using Table Manager plugin

I'm quite the beginner at using QGIS and I'm not sure what I did. I tried renaming two of my columns/fields using the plugin Table Manager, and after changing the names, my map no longer appears. I ...
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Missing Georeferencer

I installed Qgis Master 64 bits on win7 64 16gb of ram and I am unable to locate the georeferencer. All other Gdal application are there, Gdal is active, but no georeferencer. I tried yesterday, ...
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Qgis creating point within complex shapes (with holes) [duplicate]

I'm looking for a tool to create a point in every polygon, that will be placed in the polygon. these are complex shapes with holes. the point must not put in those holes! the "plugin RealCentroid" ...
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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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how do i create clusters of nearby points?

I m trying to create clusters of nearby points (which would be the adresses of my customers around a store). Buffer is not an option cauz i need the zone to be limited by customers, so a polygone ...
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How to properly establish a PostgreSQL connection using QgsCredentials

I'm trying to establish a Postgres connection using QgsCredentials as described here: How to access user credentials in database connection? The only problem is that I cannot establish a working ...
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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 ...