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I just upgraded to QGIS 2.0, and I have been unable to locate/use SEXTANTE tools. A search with the plugin installer does not turn up anything for "sextante." Any idea what is going on?

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Sextante is now called Processing and has become a core feature of QGIS 2.0.

You can still load experimental versions of the plugin under it's new name.

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    How do I use it from the console? And where are the SAGA and GRASS commands I used to use through SEXTANTE? – user1521655 Jan 6 '14 at 20:10
  • The new Menu entry Processing has a toolbox and a commander entry. Should be what you are used to. For using SAGA, it must be installed separately, and the path must be given under Options. – AndreJ Jan 6 '14 at 20:25
  • I'm used to using a side-pane toolbox with tree widgets you could expand for SAGA, GRASS, etc. The commander seems to rely on my knowing the precise names for commands, and I don't. ...EDIT: oh, wait, I see that there's a pull-down tool now. That helps... – user1521655 Jan 6 '14 at 20:27
  • I also don't understand what I need to do to install SAGA. – user1521655 Jan 6 '14 at 20:28
  • Getting the interface I expected required switching from "simplified interface" to "advanced interface" for the toolbox. – user1521655 Jan 6 '14 at 20:32
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processing toolbox can be achieved by installing processing plugin

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  • It's true it was renamed, but it is also bundled like Sextante was once properly released. We're looking for longer, more elaborate answers that explain and widen knowledge. – lynxlynxlynx Jan 18 '17 at 19:58

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