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QGIS Can't run any GRASS tools from processing toolbox

MAC OSX 10.11.13 New machine clean install of QGIS from Kyngchaos Installed Current version 2.14.2-Essen When I try to run a GRASS command e.g. v.clean I get the following error: This algorithm ...
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Recording track log in QGIS

I am using QGIS to record field data and also meandering field transects. When I was using ArcGIS I could turn on the tracklog function and a shapefile could be created of automatically generated ...
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SOL help in QGIS: rule based styling to show timestamp increase via gradient

I have some polygon data from a tractor that shows it's route among other things. It has a timestamp column which I'd like to use to show the route in which the tractor drove through the field via a ...
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Represent time with many maps and standard graduation

I want to represent trends over time. So I have 4 diferent maps (e.g. 95' 00' 05' 10') but my problem is in graduation. Is there any form to make the graduation with standars breaks and colors (e.g. ...
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QGIS older version to download onto a Mac ios 10.7.5

I am unable to download the newest QGIS to my macbook pro (2011, ios 10.7.5) because I need ios 10.8. Unfortunately, I am also unable to update my computer at this time. On th QGIS website there is an ...
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How do I file a QGIS bug report through alternative means?

I have tried to file a bug report per the instructions on the QGIS get involved page. Signed up for an osgeo account, but keep on getting kicked off. It could be my connection (Wireless DSL, wildly ...
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Spatial Joining in QGIS?

I'm new to QGIS and I'd like to know if exist in QGIS the equivalent command for "spatial join" of ArcGIS. I have tried with "join attributes by location" but seems to be impossible setting the match ...
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Shapefile and CSV coordinates don't match [closed]

I'm new to QGIS and still trying to get to grips with some basic aspects. I'm trying to create a map by combining a shapefile outlining London boroughs, and a CSV file with a series of records ...
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Shapefile layer export issue

I am using QGIS to define polygons in a shapefile layer which I am then exporting as an ESRI shapefile for use with JMP. The polygon layer looks correct on-screen in QGIS, but the exported files have ...
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Extract specific altitude curve from raster

Is there any way one can extract a specific curve from a raster DEM qith QGIS? I know I can extract all curves, specifying the desired altitude interval between curves. But I was interested in ...
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Concerning “Error when using r.series in a python script”

Based on the "Error when using r.series in a python script" discussion (Error when using r.series in a python script) and based upon the solution given by Joseph I tried to make the same but by using ...
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Creating a Vineyard Map with QGIS using Fishnet

In the vineyard there is a set number of rows, with a distance between each row and then the vines sit along the rows at the same distance apart. I have tried using a Fishnet to map the rows and then ...
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Projecting SHP file in QGIS [duplicate]

I have a DXF file of a building from AutoCAD. I saved this DXF file as a SHP file in QGIS. But this SHP file is converted from a plain DXF file and is not referenced/projected, it is drawn from ...
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Detailed changelog between minor QGIS version

What is the best way to know in detail what fixes have been applied to a certain new QGIS version? For example: what has been changed between QGIS 2.14.02 -> QGIS 2.14.03? I know of the visual ...
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Display multiple identical polygons (with different attributes) on map

I need to create maps of multiple species in a certain area. However sometimes multiple species occurr in the exact same area. This results in two identical polygons on top of each other. Many of ...
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Coordinates from Excel list

I'd like to import Coordinates from an Excel list, for this reason I saved the excel sheet as an .csv ant tried to import it via "Layer --> Add delimited text Layer". The points are imported, but with ...
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Move feature(s) causes points to be duplicated in QGIS 2.8.9

I have a point shapefile in QGIS where I am manually adjusting some of the points due to overlap. I am using Toggle editing --> Move feature(s) --> Save for all layers. Instead of moving the points ...
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Mark and Unmark legend in QGIS 2.8.6

I'm working in QGIS 2.8.6 with layers with legends with many entries.Is it possible to mark or unmark elements of the legend with a single click?
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Possible to set default attribute fields for vector creation?

I'm using the latest release of QGIS (2.14). Is it possible to set default attribute field parameters to be used automatically during the creation of new shapefiles/vector files? I'd be specifically ...
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Converting Road Lines to a Binary Raster Image

I got road data from the USGS database and imported it into QGIS. And I want to transform it into a binary raster image that looks like this in QGIS (this is only a processed screen shot but I want ...
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PyQGIS Processing - wrong number of parameters

I'm facing a very strange issue from the module Processing using it as a standalone (not in the Qgis python console). I'm trying to create voronoi polygons from a points csv file. I can load my file ...
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QGIS OTB : How to create .xml signature file of a vector file?

I am trying to do automatic segments classification, following this tutorial I managed to create the training shapefile (first red arrow). However, the next step is requiring "XML file containing ...
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QIS 2.8.9 - problem printing maps

I have a problem printing map out of Composer. I need to print Corine Land Cover but when I try to print the map, many of corine layers aren't visible on printed map. They are loaded in project and ...
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Is it possible and allowed to create a simplified QGIS version with custom interface?

At my institute we are revising and updating a methodology for participatory mapping of land degradation, that involves creating a simple land use map, subdividing each land use unit in a number of ...
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Determining coordinates of a SHP file

i have a SHP file of a building converted from a DXF file. This SHP file is unprojected and have no specific coordinates (origin 0,0). I find WGS84 coordinates (lat, long) of this building from Google ...
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QGIS break polyline into line segments

In QGIS (2.14.3.) how do I break polyline features in their consisting (single)line features? I have tried the 'Explode lines' geoprocessing tool, but this destroys the whole polyline into very atomic ...
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Edit Shapefiles in QGIS [closed]

I have shapefiles which were created in Arcgis. I want to edit them in Qgis. Is this possible? and if yes how can it be done? Can I open Arcgis shapefiles in Qgis?
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Creating lines from points in QGIS, python error ( 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'asPoint' )

I'm new to Qgis, and i'm stuck with a simple task, I have a csv file with points coordinates and i would like to connect those points in a path, I'm working with wildlife movement data. i've tried ...
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How to set transparency to multiple raster values with Python

With the following code I can set 100% transparency to raster value 0: map=None for lyr in QgsMapLayerRegistry.instance().mapLayers().values(): if lyr.name() == "some_layer": map= lyr tr=None ...
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Importing CSV file to QGIS from Excel columns with formulas

I import a CSV file on Qgis. In excel I see an incription like that ¨54235¨ and in the attribute table in qgis as well as in notepad it looks like that ¨ 54 235¨ *not space but tab. The column when ...
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QGIS : See ID in polygons in ascending order

I have input polygons in shp, I assign id with $rownum but to display a label with the order isn't good. It seems to bind to the entry order. How to automatically change the id for them in order to ...
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How to create multiple buffers based on a list of values?

I am looking for a method to buffer geometries by passing a list of buffer amount values in QGIS. The resulting polygon layers should be suffixed with the buffer amount by some way. By passing i.e. (...
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How to create a distance from road raster in QGIS? (Maxent Bias)

I am trying to create a raster to show the distance from a road for an area in Australia. I have the Open Street Map data downloaded and converted to a *.SHP file. Is there a way to produce a raster ...
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Style graduated: Clases yes, Illustartion no [closed]

I joined "1980" (Fields on foto) with ¨municipal¨ (the blue one graduate) through ¨CVEGEO¨ value. Then I tried to illustrate with graduate style the AUTO_PARTICULAR value. Result: There is a ...
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Measuring length through a polyline in QGIS.

I'm working on a fiber optic project. I want to measure the length through a fiber optic cable (polyline) from a point. Does anyone have an idea to help me? For example, I'm at the point 082 CTO and ...
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Move whole layer to specific position in QGis [duplicate]

I have a layer that is supposed to be in EPSG:4326 but consists in fact of coordinates that are out of scope for EPSG:4326. Now I want to shift the whole layer to a specific position on the map (...
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QGIS buffer points, buffer amount in attribute value

I have a set of points in a shapefile with a real number attribute 'r' containing a radius (cp. screenshot below) and i would like to buffer these with amount of 'r'. As the result I expect a polygon ...
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QGIS add attachment to features [closed]

Is it possible to add attachments (pdf's, word documents et cetera) to features in QGIS (and not via a hyperlink)?
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How to delete a bracket in the attribute table of QGIS?

I would like to delete a bracket ([]) in one column of my attribute table. I have different numbers in the column, written like this "[901], [555]..." How can I delete the bracket, withouth having to ...
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Is there a way to manage spatial files in QGIS as in ArcGIS Manager?

I want to copy and paste shapefiles from one folder to another. Is there a way to do it in QGIS as in ARCGIS Manager and not from the Windows Explorer?
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Merge village level shapefiles by sub_district_ID to get a new shapefile using R

I am new to using R for manipulating shapefiles and need help with merging the areas inside the shapefile to a superset based on the sub_district_IDs and get a new shapefile.
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Adding certain number for each community with QGIS field calculator?

I have a big data with the parcel numbers of different communities. Now I want to join the parcel numbers of the attribute list with an excel table. Since they need to have something in common to ...
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QGIS 2.14.3 Processing Dissolve error “local variable 'nElement' referenced before assignment See log for more details”

When I try to use Dissolve in Processing I get this error: "local variable 'nElement' referenced before assignment See log for more details" I have seen this problem reported in: https://hub....
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How do I fill a Field Combo Box with vector layer fields in QGIS?

I am new to python and I am trying to write my first plugin for QGIS. Earlier I asked this question to find out how I could populate a combobox with point vector layers (and nothing else). I've been ...
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How to export combined image map at best zoom level? [duplicate]

I have saved 155 jgw files which, once imported in qgis or mapwindow are combined perfectly to give a large map. How do I then export this combined image map at best zoom level? Both programs only ...
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How to add more vertexes to a LineString

I created a map of LineStrings using QGis and then it was exported to a Postgis DB, then I used the query below in order to create the vertexes in the map so it could be used with the functions of ...
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How do I fill a combobox in QGIS with only points vector layers?

I'm new to writing plugins in python for QGIS. I've been searching on internet for a while and wrote the code below. Even though it fills my combobox, all layers (rasters, vectors of all geometry ...
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How to build a raster (population density) dependend diagram in QGIS?

I'm using QGIS and trying to solve the following problem. I got 2 layers: 1. population density raster 2. point layer with the information about number of people could be hosted/served etc in this ...
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QGIS, Populate field with self-updating formula (like spreadsheet)

Is there any way (plugin, or otherwise) to put a formula as the value of a field, which would then self-update as the other fields it is based on are adjusted? Exactly the way field-calculator updates ...
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Cannot parse walking routes in Osm2po

I really am at a loss with trying to figure out how to parse only walking routes using OSM2PO. I've modified the config file to add foot to the routes which can be walked along, as follows: wtr.tag....