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Note there are two ways of doing this. The way you are going about doing it is the long way but that is the way I am going to show how to do it here. The other way is by just going to Add Vector Layer and then selecting file and then browsing to where your .mdb file is located and opening the .mdb file. First, you need to make sure QGIS 32 bit version is ...


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Walter: the HUD data uses ID's for the blockgroups (BLKGRP) with single quotes around them... the TIGER blockgroup ID's (GEOID) do not have single quotes: I would say that you should create a new column using Excel / Open Office to truncate the first and last values from the field into the new column...but I can't remember how to do that right now!!! ...


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You should be able to use the Copy Features Tool on the layer with your selection, as long as the out_feature_class parameter is set to the path on disk of where you want the shapefile to be written out it should just work.


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Here's the thing. Windows 64 bit stores the 64 bit odbcad.exe in the System32 folder. The one in the location that you're editing, c:\windows\syswow64\odbcad32.exe, is actually the 32 bit one. Hilarious right? 32 bit applications in the syswow64 folder, 64 bit applications in the System32 folder! There are reasons though. Now, for QGIS, add the ODBC driver ...


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You could accomplish most of these using Google Fusion Tables. Put together a list of facilities (company owned, company leased, government leased) on a map. Create a Fusion Table which lists those attributes, plus the address or lat/long of each facility Develop a system that can be easily updated by non-GIS users. Fusion Tables is a bit like Excel, ...


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FME's MDB Reader is only a reader for pure tabular data (without geometry). It interpretes the shape column as some kind of binary data, but doesn't know that it contains geometry actually. Therefore the content then neither doesn't fit into the datatype FME initially uses for that nor does it know how to store any geometry into the SDE layer (again, ...



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