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insert copy move files in QGIS

I'm using QGIS 2.4.0 is the first time I use QGIS to open the application "QGIS" explorer I need to paste a layer in another folder try selecting the shaperfile but gives me the option the broswer ...
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How to snap from Polygon/Line to another routing throughout a routable feature? [closed]

It is a considerable challenge trying to route through a polylines-feature (exported from DXF) via shortest path tool or pgRouting plugin. Snapping from polygon-to-line, from line-to-line, or from ...
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wrong layout when using Openlayer plugin

I'm drawing a simple map and I noticed a weird problem. Very briefly: I have a simple shapefile (a region) and the Google Satellite layer of the OpenLayer plugin activated on my map canvas. On the ...
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Importing a Raster into PostGIS 2.1 (Windows 7)

I am trying to learn how to import rasters into PostGIS (2.1). I have read through all the material I can find on doing this and know that the recommended tool for this is the raster2pgsql tool. I ...
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Opening shape file in OpenWind

In QGIS I have used the OpenLayers plugin to locate a wind farm. I have then used the add feature function to place a point at the base of 7 turbines. I have saved the shape file as an ESRI Shapefile. ...
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Unable to add shapefiles via drag and drop - QGIS 2.4 OSx

I have a clean install of OSx Yosemite Beta 5, with homebrew install of QGIS 2.4 and all its basic dependencies. -QGIS version 2.4.0-Chugiak -QGIS code revision exported -Compiled against ...
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QGIS 2.2 Identify tool highlight settings

Does anyone know how to change the highlighting settings of Identify tool in QGIS 2.2? I mean, when i click on a feature with the Identify tool, the feature gets highlighted in red. Can i change it ...
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Why does QGIS 2.4 prematurely terminates on startup at “Starting Python”?

After reinstalling Python (3.4) as well as OSGeo4W and the QGIS Standalone, my QGIS always crashed when "Starting Python" on my Windows 7 64 Bit environment. It simply did not proceed to the QGIS-GUI ...
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Geo-referencing an old map

I'm trying to georeference this part of an old map of Indochina. . The full extent gives more information: . To do so, I used QGIS and tried to infere the datum, I tried "Unknown datum based on ...
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Interpolation on set of points in QGIS

Is it possible to perform Interpolation in QGIS with input as a vector layer which has a set of points collected following a specified path?
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How to highlight a selected feature in qgis plugin using python [duplicate]

I am working on a plugin that would highlight selected features by changing its color. Can anyone help me regarding this? The plugin searches for required features and once found, I want that those ...
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How setup python path in my ide to recognize QGIS API

I'm using Intellij with python plugin. Classpath for python contains $QGIS/apps/qgis/python but my ide not recognize eg. QgsVectorLayer. Any additional entry is required?
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Spatialite WITH clause issue

I've encountered an issue: when I try to execute in Spatialite_GUI query that contains WITH clause I get SQL error: near "with": syntax error. Also WITH unlike SELECT and other keywords is not ...
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How to use ST_HausdorffDistance (PostGIS, QGIS)

I want to snap the GPX-track to the road network as the image below shows. I found out, that "Hausdorff Distance" is exactly what I need and that it is usable with PostGIS. But unfortunately I have no ...
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How to handle “Error: Town not found” when updating an existing field with Field Calculator?

I want to update a field in field calculator. update existing field is checked. Column to be updated : Column2 CASE WHEN "COLUMN1" IS NOT NULL THEN "COLUMN2" = "Town" ELSE ...
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How to transfer layer data from OpenLayers to PostGIS database or QGIS?

Supposing I have a created some layers in OpenLayers containing only Geometry Points, how do I transfer my data to a postGIS database? Is there a way to turn pure javascript/openlayers to a table in ...
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In QGis, why do parts of the OpenLayers layer export in a different scale and position?

I have a problem printing with google satellite maps in QGIS. In the composer it's all right, but in the pdf file some portions of the image are in a different scale and in a different position. An ...
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How to find mean coordinates of a cluster of points from a point layer in QGIS?

I have a set of coordinate points. The points are distributed in such a way that some points are clustered around a specific area. There is an option to find out mean coordinates(s) of the whole point ...
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Using QGIS libraries to write standalone program in C#?

I have investigate some liberaries which can help me to write stand alone applications. Is there any way to use qgis liberaries in an standalone application which is written by C#?
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QGIS, interpolate along an irregular shape or line to create a DEM

Before anyone marks this as a duplicate, hear me out. This question: Interpolation: irregular shape, merging DEM's asks my question but not for QGIS. Furthermore, the answer is vague and not ...
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Generating a GDAL script through the QGIS Georeferencer

For several months, I have been georeferencing files manually using the Georeferencer plugin within QGIS. I am now attempting to automate this process using GDAL. The Georeferencer provides a ...
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Export to Open Layers plugin doesn't work with Raster and WMS

i am trying to export a Qgis_2.4 project to openlayers using the "Export to OpenLayers" plugin. I cannot export raster layer. I am not getting any error message, but the raster layer doesn't appear ...
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How do I preserve measurement between QGIS and Google Earth?

Wondering if anyone has found a way around this: I am having issues when importing shp files into Google Earth. I need reasonably accurate measurement data and my measurements change significantly ...
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QGIS - Calculate distance between a point layer to n nearest polylines

In QGIS I am trying to calculate the distance from a point layer to a polyline layer for the n nearest polylines. I have figured out how to calculate this distance to the centroid of the polylines ...
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Setting up pycharm and pyqgis

I wanted to set up PyCharm the way this blog post explains: Setting up PyCharm for PyQGIS and Qt. I did everything as instructed but when it comes to adding project interpreters I got this error ...
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Adding attribute columns together QGIS 2.4

I am in QGIS trying to combine a Zip code and City (separate columns) together and my methods are not working. Here is a screenshot of the issue.
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PyQGIS add WMS layer with CQL_FILTER

Dear PyQgis developers! I'd like to add a wms layer through my QGIS plugin with custom CQL_FILTER parameters. My problem is, that the CQL_FILTER parameters are not passed to the GeoServer (I can see ...
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How to get attributes from line-polygon where points are snapped on, into the point-layer?

I have a SQL Server spatial table with point-objects, the points are set by snapping onto a line SQL Server spatial table. so the points are georeferenced on the line. How can I get the attributes ...
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one label for two-lane roads (osm, qgis, postgis)

I labeled my osm-lines-layer (PostGIS) with symbols for primary roads and motorways. While the symbols for the primary roads are well placed - with enough distance between each - the two-lane motorway ...
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Discrepancy between DXF and Shapefile Polygons

I have created a shapefile based on a dxf. the areas are as follows: DXF: 51216417 square metres = 5121.64 Hectares = 51.21 square Kilometres. GIS: 50.998 square kilometres. What could have caused ...
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Line Chart QGIS

I need a plugin or related which displays a line chart easily. I googled it, but nothing seems what I need. I have a K's Ripley table generated with R, which has one column with distance and other ...
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Is there function to know raster's size (KB) with python?

I am doing a script with python. There I have many raster in canvas (qgis) which I would like to know size in MB. I am searching function in python that give me this result. Anyone can help me? Thank ...
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How to handle QGIS Server: Failed to download capabilities?

i am trying to connect to Qgis Server (windows 7) in Qgis Browser but i get this error I have just installed Apache and the module "mod_fcgid.so"
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Using the Live tracking with internal GPS?

We have some Panasonic ToughPads (FZ-G1) with a GPS a module built in. I know where it is and can locate in it in COM 3 and it connects, registers a signal, shows satellite locations, but refuses to ...
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'QgsVectorDataProvider' object has no attribute 'select'

I want to create a tool layer in QGIS 2.4 that will select any vector features that intersect with that point. In my script I tried the following function: def selectFeature(self, point, button): ...
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Disconnect QGIS from database without closing the whole program

I'm making PostGIS queries to a GIS database from python and I'm using QGIS to visually check the results of my queries, but every time I want to run a new query I have to close QGIS because it keeps ...
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How to set an x-offset for my whole linestring/layer?

Supposing I have a layer imported from GeoServer succesfully, and it looks like this: (some will remember me from my previous question. And, yes, that is my city Volos, Greece. There is a map and a ...
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Calculate azimuth of vector for QGIS 2.0 Python plugin

I calculate the azimuth of a vector and update a field in my QGIS 2.0 Python 2.7 plugin. This works currently, but it takes much longer than i'd like to. I believe it is because i'm querying the data ...
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Adding shadedreliefarchive imagery to QGIS

I'm trying to add some relief imagery that is found at shadedreliefarchive.com Specifically, I'm trying to add the SEAsia one found here. I've tried making a custom CRS to match the details found on ...
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Create Intersecting lines and remove dangles

I have 3 cases shown in the image..In all of them i want to intersect the lines and remove dangles using python in Qgis python console so afterwards i can make a plugin for this work in qgis.In case 1 ...
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QGIS 2.0: Date Field for Custom Feature Form

I see a lot of posts regarding a customizable date field for a QGIS custom feature form such as this one and this one. I cannot bind my fields with a line edit, combo box, nor dateEdit. Is there any ...
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What Software Quality Control procedures used by QGIS developers?

Does anybody know of a link contains information about Software Quality Control procedures used by QGIS developers?
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QGIS print composer won't export map with base layer

I have a map that when I try and export it from the print composer to a jpeg, I get the map but the base layer has tiles with "map data not yet available". If I print from composer, it prints ...
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How to build custom CRS to export QGIS to Google Fusion Table

I want to export my layer from QGIS as a CSV to import it into google fusion tables. The problem is the qgis export for the geography column is in the wrong format for what google wants. QGIS ...
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Qtiles on QGIS + QGIS Server

I have just created some tiles on my project on QGIS with the plugin Qtiles; now I get several tiles in .png! My question is, how could put these tiles .png on QGIS Server? Is it possible?
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Project lines onto surface in QGIS

This question may already be answered so please point me in the right direction. I am designing a water distribution system for a rural village in Guatemala. I have created contours for the area. I ...
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Raster georeferrencing does not open in QGIS?

Windows 7 64 QGIS 2.4.0 I am new with QGIS (3 months). I can not open any more Raster georef I did reinstall QGIS without success with georef
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How do I use data from a zip file? [closed]

I am using QGIS 2.4 and how do I use data from a zip file.I am trying to add a layer of a base map for south africa into my workspace by am not getting any joy.
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How to split a line into a specific number of parts?

I've seen a lot of questions involving splitting a line with the help of a point layer. I want to split a line in fractions of its length. For example, I have a line 400 meters long, I want to split ...
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create polygons and fishnets of specific size and orientation and buffers

I want to study 6 areas in the field and in order to do so I want to divide each one of them into smaller areas/parts. What I would like to do is find an average square or rectangle area surface ...