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I have several features I want exported as individual images. I am using Print composer and the export process was successful, but the output shows generic filenames like output_1.png:

Generic output filenames

It obviously came from the default value of 'output_'||@atlas_featurenumber under Atlas generation > Output filenames expression:

Output filename expression

I am not familiar with what expression to use. How can I make each feature's name column (from the layer's attribute table) as the filename of its exported image?

Attribute table name field

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"name" in the output filename expression ... maybe ? Note that avoiding spaces in file names is still a good idea.

(With single file export unchecked of course)

You can try the following :

regexp_replace("name",'[\\s\'-]','_')

To replace spaces, hyphens or quotes in your name field

  • Yes, sorry, haven't checked that simple expression before asking. – JAT86 Mar 17 at 18:55
  • No problem ... i completed my answer giving an example ... – snaileater Mar 17 at 19:57

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