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qgis feature classification of filegdb datasource bug?

When I am trying to create a symbol classification from a filegdb datasource in qgis the list of unique attribute values is not being populated when I hit the 'Classify' button. It loads a single ...
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How to keep live update coming from a WMS

I'm using a WMS that contain weather radars that is update every 10 min. I would like to know how to keep the map updating every 10min. I tried: from PyQt4.QtCore import * timer = QTimer() ...
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Errror using the Simplipy QGIS plugin: 'QgsRasterLayer' object has no attribute 'selectedFeatureCount'

I am adding a raster in QGIS 2.14.1 and get this new error: AttributeError: 'QgsRasterLayer' object has no attribute 'selectedFeatureCount' I am not programming, just using a QGIS menu. I am using ...
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Why does QGIS try to create spatial tables when loading into MSSQL Server?

When trying to load a layer from the QGIS layers panel or browsers panel, errors pop up that either the 'spatial_ref_sys' table or 'geometry_columns' table exists: If these tables exist already, ...
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Exporting Raster from SAGA and importing it to QGIS - error CRS was unidentified

I make raster files from LiDAR las files in SAGA - CRS of .las is Slovenian national Grid. Then i export it as GeoTiff (Import/Export - GDAL/OGR - Export GeoTiff). When i import it into Qgis (Project ...
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Help with Python shapefile Union Program

First I am a Python noob... I have searched the database for this answer, found a few that might be the answer, just way over my head (I am signed up for a intro python class this month, to help ...
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Error with SAGA's Topgraphic Correction

I am using QGIS 2.14.2, trying to perform a supervised classification on a rapideye image with the SCP plugin. To improve my classification im trying to work with the SAGA's topographic correction. ...
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Using Title Case on Everything Except Last 2 Characters

I have addresses in my attribute table that I converted to title case from upper case. Example: 123 FAKEVILLE ST NW to 123 Fakeville St Nw How can I make it so that the last 2 characters in all ...
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Raster Precision QGIS

I am using r.patch extension in QGIS to join a number of LiDAR tiles, some of which overlap hence i am carrying out this task before utilising in a hydraulic model. R.Patch works fine, however the ...
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How can I create new shapefile in QGIS1.8 from “Save selection as…”

when select a shapefile feature from census boundary file and use "save selection as" to create a new shapefile, program returns error: "Export to vector file failed. Error: creation of layer failed ...
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Unwanted display of 180 meridian in map [duplicate]

When I use the WGS 84 CRS the Chukotka peninsula east of the 180 meridian is shown on the left of the map. If I project the map using a Lambert Azimuth projection, the Chukotka peninsula is shown as a ...
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QGIS Deployment in Citrix XenApp - How to Remove Pyramids from the image “properties”

I'm working on deploying QGIS 2.4 into a XenApp 6.5 desktop environment. We've tested QGIS to see if it will run in our environment on a test server and have found that building Pyramids with ...
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Complex QGIS Relations

I need QGIS to display combo boxes when editing for certain fields in a table, very similar to the functionality provided by the Relations properties in the project settings. It seems this is ...
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Install QGIS 2.14 Essen on Ubuntu 16.04 Xenial

I'm having trouble installing QGIS on Xenial. `debian` release When I try using the debian release (i.e. without ubuntugis dependencies) I get the following errors (please note there is no xenial ...
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Styling a heat map based on point attribute, not density

I have a point dataset generated from getting the centroid points from a fishnet/polygon grid. I combined these points using a spatial join to give them an attribute of 'pressure' which is an integer ...
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Convert fields of points into separate polygons based on their outlines

I have several fields of points that look like so: They are actually thousands of points that appear as polygons because they're so close to one another. They're research points 720 feet from one ...
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MODIS Imagery Orthorectification (Open Source)

I am looking for an open source free software/tool for orthorectification/Geometric terrain correction of MODIS imagery. I have looked at ESA (European Space Agency) SNAP but this sensor type is not ...
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Running LAStools on QGIS 2.8: “missing dependency. lastools folder is not configured”

To be honest I'm not sure how to run LAStools from within QGIS 2.8. I'm trying to learn by experimentation. QGIS shows all the LAStools in the toolbox If I double click on a LAStool in the toolbox I ...
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Gridding a LiDAR point cloud? [duplicate]

I have been trying to grid a point cloud, version1.2, LiDAR datasets which are intended to be used for hydraulic simulation of flood propagation. Already, I have used Arc* to work on the traditional ...
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QGIS: How to modify the appearence of selected attributes [duplicate]

I am using QGIS version 2.14.1 (Essen). When I open the attributes table of a layer, I select some data which is then highlighted in yellow on the map. I was wondering if it is possible to change the ...
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Update Join Attributes by Location

I have a shapefile with points, and a shapefile with polygons. I want to sum the attribute value of all points that are contained in a polygon, and I'd like to do this for each polygon in my dataset. ...
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How to incorporate QgsCollapsibleGroupBox widget into plugin?

Developing a plugin with Qt Designer for QGIS 2.14.1-Essen and having trouble inserting the QgsCollapsibleGroupBox widget. I receive the following error: ImportError: No module named ...
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Convert a raster with one band into a raster with RVB bands on QGIS?

So yesterday i downloaded a raster tile on a WMS server and exported it with Grass. I get a raster with 3 bands, i treat with the Semi automatic classification Plugin in QGIS and it works perfectly. ...
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Recommended way to update standalone QGIS on Windows?

QGIS Standalone installer suggests a default installation location like c:\Program Files\QGIS Wien, including version name in the path. Does this mean the recommended way to update to a new version ...
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QGIS Broken Link to files on a server

My colleagues and I are using different versions of QGIS (2.8.2, 2.86 & 2.14) on windows 8.1 and Windows 10. When we open existing projects we get a "Handle Bad Layers" box coming up. We have ...
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QuickMapServices It is not for ubuntu?

I'm new using QGis. I read somewhere that QMS was better and more stable than the OpenLayers complement to use Google Maps. My problem is that it does not appear when I search with the plugins ...
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Issues calculating range with QGIS 2.0 raster calculator

I would like to calculate a simple range using the QGIS 2.0 Raster Calculator, but am getting strange results. I believe I am not using the correct syntax. To get all values between .003-.5, I ...
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QGIS Renders Buffer Polygons from ArcGIS Feature Class Differently

I have a polygon feature class stored in an ArcGIS geodatabase. All of the shapes are buffers of a point layer created using the editor menu's 'Buffer' command. In ArcMap 10.3.1 the data looks like ...
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QGIS Segmentation fault when manipulating QgsGeometry

So I am running QGIS 2.8.1 on Ubuntu 14.04. This following problem is happening in my script, but also occurs directly in the QGIS python console: lay = iface.activeLayer() lay.featureCount() 1L ...
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Calculating total area overlapping raster DEM color interval whose boundaries are confined by another vector? [duplicate]

Example: I tried running raster calculator on intersections then zonal statistics checking "count" and "sum" but I get a huge table of 8000+ rows and two columns, however each cell usually have a ...
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Is there a way to assign row number for sorted table by column in QGIS?

Field calculator has a great function under "Records" called "$rownum" which returns (assigns) the number of the current row. Is there a way to make it work together with sorting? Lets say I want to ...
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Issue with QGIS 2.10.1 Clip and Intersect Tools

Having an issue in QGIS 2.10 -- clip and intersect don't seem to be working correctly. I am trying to show zipcode by a legislative district in Florida. When I clip the zipcode shapefile by the ...
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Geoserver provide wms without authentication

I'm trying to understand how can add a layer from my geoserver without have to basic authenticate. The problem is when in QGis i try to add a wms layer and i put as URL as ...
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Setting a default value in a QGIS field

I would like to add in a layer's field a default value. I mean, every time a new feature is created, that field would be automatically filled with the default value. In my case the default value ...
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How do I get all the labels to show when they have exactly the same grid reference using QGIS?

I map species records using QGIS 2.14.2. Many of the records have been submitted with exactly the same grid reference for different species. This can up to twenty records (labels). But QGIS will only ...
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LAStools in QGIS 2.8.5: “missing dependency. lastools folder is not configured” [duplicate]

I am using QGIS 2.8.5 Wien and I am trying to install LAStools toolbox. I followed the instructions in rapidlasso.com to install it. I did everything said on the link, but when I tried to run it, it ...
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How to add dynamic text in standalone PyQGIS to reflect iteration of layer names

I am working with a standalone PyQGIS script below (that was given as an answer to How to iterate over layers and export them as PNG images with PyQGIS in a standalone script). The script exports the ...
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SRID and lat long values

I am using the following query to generate the lat long values SELECT NAME, ST_X(ST_Centroid(ST_Transform(geom, 4326))) as longitude, ST_Y(ST_Centroid(ST_Transform(geom, 4326)))as latitude from ...
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Bold and Italic layer labels with Python in Qgis

I'm trying to apply some labeling properties to a layer using Python. Everything went fine, except the way I tried to apply the Bold and Italic settings. Here is a part of the code: ...
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QGIS 2.14 Composer incorrectly renders svg text position

I just noticed that SVG rendering in composer since upgrade to QGIS 2.14 is incorrectly handling some text placement. I have an SVG compass rose, which was rendering fine before upgrading to 2.14 ...
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refresh programmatically created composer

I am trying to create a composer using pyqgis. Everything works as expected. The only difference compared to the manual creation of a composer is, that I am not able to update the layers (by pressing ...
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Is it possible to show 3d models using QGIS?

I can show vector layers from PostGIS using QGsMapCanvas and QGsVectorLayer in my standalone application. But now I need to show 3d models, for example 3dmax or sketchup, of some buildings over vector ...
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How can I import KML from ArcGIS MapServer into QGIS 2.8.3?

Can I import KML from http://gis.nature.cz/arcgis/rest/services/PrirodniPomery/Geomorfologie/MapServer into QGIS 2.8.3? I´m not sure with the duplication. I extracted KML file from KMZ and then I ...
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Basic statistics function on certain attributes stops at 6% on certain layer in QGIS?

I am trying to use the basic statistics function in QGIS on an attribute in a vector shapefile but it reaches 6% and then gets stuck and does not load anymore. It works fine on other layers/other ...
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Linestring segment completition?

I just extracted some river paths from some old maps I acquired a few weeks ago, they seem accurate enough and will be very interesting to put against my theoretical mapping calculated by using the ...
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Inset map in print composer shifts when saved as pdf

I'm working on a map in the print composer window of QGIS, with an inset map showing a larger extent and highlighting the area of my main map as an overview. Everything looks good in the print ...
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QGIS 2.14 Couldn't load plugin 'processing' due to an error when calling its classFactory() method

I understand that my problem originates from the letters in my username which apparently are non-ascii and very Nordic. I just have absolutely no clue how to get around this. I'm on Windows 10 64bit ...
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Copy DEM attributes to a vector point?

I have a point that I drew on a tiff DEM file in QGIS. The point doesn't have any information in the attribute table except an ID of 1. How can I make it copy the raster information based on the ...
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Pyqgis : how to close composer window?

I would like to load new composers from template files (*.pqt) when I open my plugin. I managed to do it using this helpfull post Programmatically import new composer from template to project using ...
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How to create an animated route map (à la Indiana Jones) in QGIS?

Using QGIS and other free tools, how can I use a Google Maps route to create a route animation in the style of the Indiana Jones movies (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TY5Fp6O5iM)? I have found two ...