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QGIS Import WKB csv file

I have a csv with a unique field that are the coordinates of thousands of points but in WKB format. How can I import all the features into QGIS? CSV file is like this: ...
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Why processing.runalg(“gdalogr:rasterize”…) is not creating out files when running in the QGIS 2.6.0 console?

I want to use the QGIS python scripting functions to turn to rasterize a point vector using many different dimensions. Right now my code looks like this: import processing RasterPixelSize = ...
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How to Add OSM Layer to QGIS

How can i add OSM layer in QGIS? The help says there is an OSM plugin i can use. But i don't see it the list of plugins. Or maybe there is a WMS URL for OSM i can use? QGIS version ...
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How to batch “Layer save as”-process in QGIS?

I want to save many (about 100) QGIS-layers at once. Is there an automatic way to batch the "save as"-process?
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Why is my map zoomed in so ragged compared to what I actually drawed in QGIS

So overall my map looks the same like what I draw in QGIS. The issue is that when I zoom in, in that case 54x then you can see ragged lines. QGIS Browser That is not what I need. I need high ...
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'Add image' doesn't provide north arrow directory in QGIS Brighton

I'm still using QGIS Brighton to finish a map in Composer and would like to add a north arrow to it. In previous versions I added the arrow as an image, but when I click on 'add image' and click on ...
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SAGA installation in QGIS 2.8 on debian linux

I install QGIS 2.8 in debian (linux) through nightly jessie (qgis testing) and I see that SAGA is not in processing toolbox, so I install saga gis software but still it doesn't appear in processing. ...
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Qgis is slow with complex 'postgis query' layer. How to speed up?

I have a postgis layer in Qgis that is a result of a complex query. Every screen update, Qgis runs the Query again and that's slow. Any suggestion on how to speed up? EDIT - Here is the query: ...
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QGIS Project: where to put CORE_Export definition in Visual studio 2010

I am trying to develop a QGIS application with the following setup: OSGE4W qgis Libs QT 4.8.5 Windows 7 Visual Studio 2010 I have all the references setup in VS, but am not sure where define the ...
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Why do pdf/image exports fail with OpenLayers Bing layers?

When I try to export a print composition it generates a 0kb file. Is not possible to open this file. It happened the same with export as image option. The print composition model is coming from a ...
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QGIS extend raster layers extension

I want to extend a raster layer to another layer's extension (my input raster layer is smaller). The new raster cells should have 0 value. Is this possible in QGIS?
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QGIS Print Composer grid - curved latitude lines

QGIS 2.8.1 I am preparing a map of the North Atlantic and Arctic Regions in EPSG:3996 IBCAO North Polar Stereographic to display the geometries closer to their shape and size. In Print Composer, I ...
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QGIS web client installation: this.projectSettings.capability is undefined

I am trying to debug my configuration of QGIS web client. I have the same problem illustrated here (the GIS-Browser appears but it keeps loading map for the two sample projects ). Yet following the ...
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QGIS 2.8.1 print composer wont export all OpenCycleMap base layer tiles

My set-up is Linux Mint 17.1, 32- bit system, QGIS 2.8.1-Wien. I have a map with 5 layers. In Print Composer the extent of the map is 32.5km x 22km square and the print page size is A1. I am ...
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QGIS Rasters - Filling no data cells

When making a sum between two raster layers, for every cell, if one of the two cells have no data in that cell, the opeartion is not done in that cell, example: In QGIS raster calculator I do: ...
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Odd behavior in a QGIS plugin: my function is triggered twice

I have a plugin with a function (triggered by a button) that selects a specific layer by name, then shows its attribute table. When I close the plugin and open it again, the attribute table pops up ...
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Error in executing commands in GRASS GIS

I'm using Grass 6.4.3RC2. I have a problem because when I execute the command: r.radcov csv_file=cell_list_hataDEM_umts_amc_testTEST.csv dem_map-AlbSRTMdem@PERMANENT clutter_map=AlbClut@PERMANENT ...
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QGIS Raster Calculator, joining two raster

In QGIS raster calculator I do: Plus (+) And I get: The red circle in the middle is like cut in the result, QGIS it's not adding every pixel on each raster, it makes a kind of ...
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How to change the QGIS edit cursor and node icons?

Two things I really dislike at QGIS, are the "fat" node icons (when editing lines) and the cursor which cover the object below and make it impossible to accurately move a node. Is it possible to ...
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Use raster memory layer from QGIS processing result

I want to apply subsequent QGIS raster processing algorithms in a python script. I want to use memory layers for intermediate calculation results since I am only interested in the end result. As ...
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QGIS won't read table columns in CSV import

I am trying to import a CSV file to QGIS, but it ends up looking like my print screen below (program is in Swedish but in the preview window you can how QGIS won't read my data correctly). I can't ...
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How calculate areas between certain contour lines in qgis?

Sorry for asking a question which I found in similar ways already here, but I am trying this for days and just got no result: How do I calculate the area between certain contour lines (e.g. 0-800, ...
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How can I programatically create and add features to a memory layer in QGIS 1.9?

I had a working plugin in QGIS 1.8 which read data from an MSAccess database and added it to a series of memory layers. There is some processing involved in the interim so I don't think simply using ...
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QGIS Modeler flexibility and errors?

I'm trying to build a simple multi-step selection (by attribute) with the QGIS Modeler. I created a simple sample layer to avoid data-driven errors. Now I want to query the layer and select features ...
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Clipping a raster layer with a shapefile on mac

I am trying to clip a raster layer using the raster clipper function. However, for some reason this is not working for me and I haven't been able to find the answer anywhere. I choose my raster ...
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How to get a time cost related to polyline geometric characteristics in postgis using OSM data?

I'm trying to make an isochrone mapping of the emergency facilities in my region, I'm using a street map loaded in postgis by osm2pgrouting, data is supplied by OSM. The only cost I got for every ...
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Creating custom map in QGIS?

I want to create an interactive map in qgis using this image but i cant understand the tutorials on youtube. I learned that it is georeferencing but the y already have shapefiles when using ...
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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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visualize bounding box to a polygon

I try to make plugin in QGIS that compare 2 bounding box data, ex: (-32.61442167739459, -32.017601026186576, 13.015663782506067, 13.428145228091406) and (-38.6102467739459, -38.017601026186576, ...
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“Data source not valid” problems with QGIS processing

I'm having a lot of problems with QGIS processor. Most of the algorithms show me this QGIS log error: La fuente de datos no es válida. (Data source not valid) This happens with SAGA and GRASS ...
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QGIS python plugin appends values every time it's started

I've written a small python plugin (using plugin builder as base) to simplify the expression process for a given layer (just a few comboboxes that are used to create a query). The combo box populating ...
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Import SketchUp created KML contour lines model to QGIS

There's a neat trick to create contour lines based on the GE 3D terrain using Sketch-Up. The resulting KML however is a model I have looked at ways of importing KML layers to QGIS, like it was ...
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QGIS expression: select from <layer> possible?

I have a project file with many nested layers and would like to query certain layers without having to click on them first. The expression tool however requires me to select the layer I want to query. ...
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Getting only points when importing from OSM to Postgresql

This is my very first time working with OpenStreetMap data so feel free to tell me if I am forgetting important information. I am trying to import some data from OpenStreetMap into PostGreSQL. I ...
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QGIS multiple whitespace in attributes are removed after restart [on hold]

Concerning this question: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/28660079/firefox-is-ignoring-more-than-one-whitespace-in-svg-text-and-showing-them-smalle I have an issue with the saving of Strings with ...
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Having trouble connecting QGIS with postgres database with postgis extension

I am working on Ubuntu Precise with postgresql version 9.3 and postgis 2.0. After initially starting my postgres database and eventually getting permission errors that would prevent postgres from ...
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Converting Elevation Raster to Contours [on hold]

I am trying to convert multiple elevation raster files into contour lines, but the contour shapefiles all just end up on top of each other on my map. I can't get them to be where they're suppose to ...
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QGIS equivalent for ArcMap join for purpose of distances from points to polygon?

It is relatively easy to calculate distances from points to a polygon in ArcMap by doing a join and selecting the option for creating a field containing the minimum distance information. i.e. it ...
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Calculating Topographic Exposure with Raster Calculator

I need you help trying to calculate Topographic Exposure (TOPEX) on a DEM in ArcGIS. I am trying to figure out wind exposure on a DEM with 25m cells. There is a great blog post where someone explains ...
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How to select from selection with PyQGIS?

The expression box has a handy "select from selection" button. Is there a way to emulate this with python? I have the basic expressions down, but can't find a way to do this.
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Layer with custom UI not working properly

I have a problem with QGIS 2.4 when introducing layers with a custom UI. More precisely, widgets such as CheckBoxes are not recognised as such (appear as Text Edit in Attributes) and the corresponding ...
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basic problem using division in field calculator

This is a very basic question, but I can't figure out what's going on. I've got election results I'd like to simply display as percentages rather than vote totals, which should be as simple as ...
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How to delete a column from the attribute table of a SpatiaLite layer?

I want to delete a column from Attribute table but the function "Delete columns" isn't highlighted. (When I am adding new layers I use New SpatiaLite layer, not Shapefile layer). So I have installed ...
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Problem with QGIS - Attribute names are shown as _1,_2,_3 … and Strings are displayed as “NULL”

Whenever I look at the attribute table or at the attribute dialog for a shape, the attribute names are shown as _1,_2,_3, ... In the attributes, Strings are generally displayed as "NULL". Numbers are ...
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Building a python plugin on qgiq 2.6.0 [on hold]

Plz I need help, Im about creating a python plugin for my project , I already compiled it but Im now facing a real problem while the installation , it seems to me that there is issue about the ...
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How to load “soil types” in QGis?

I want to show soil transmissivity per pixel. Thus, I determine water holding capacity of each pixel (ignored other effective parameters). Respectively, I wonder, What is the soil data format and How ...
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new layer from calculations with fields of other layers in QGIS

I've two layers, both with the same fields: A, V, where A is the shape's area and V a value given by me. I want a new layer with shape created by the intersection of the other layers' shapes and a ...
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Problem between files with same coordinate reference system

I have 2 shape-files. The first created with Qgis and the other with R studio(driver=ESRI). When I import them in qgis i see they doesn't "fit". Both have EPSG:4326 - WGS 84. The only difference I ...
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In QGIS heatmap howto establish a fixed maximum range value for comparisons over time?

I have several data sets that represent a type of activity within a specific geographic boundary. Each heatmap I create shows the relative activity spread nicely, but I have been frustrated in my ...
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Can't compile plugin builder plugin in QGIS 2.4 (Windows)

I'm trying to build a basic plugin using plugin builder but I can't even compile it. I tried following a few tutorials and just trying to compile whatever but that always results in the same problem. ...