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How to add Lat/long columns to a point layer which is not in WGS84? [duplicate]

I need to extract the Lat/long coordinates of the centroids of districts. My QGIS project SCR and the different layers have all been set on "WGS 84 / UTM zone 18N". I've created the centroids using ...
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QGIS: How to store the GPS coordinates in the attribute table? [duplicate]

I got vector points on a map. I already have the elevation information in the table for each vector point and the point-id. Now I want to get the GPS coordinates for each point stored in this ...
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Obtaining lat/long values [duplicate]

I’m sorry, I may be missing something very basic; but I wanted to fill in some missing lat/long values in my attribute table (using QGIS 1.8). I found this: How do I calculate the latitude and ...
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Getting list of coordinates for points in layer using QGIS?

I've got a layer in QGIS that is comprised of points. Its attribute table doesn't have (show) the corresponding x and y coordinates for each point. Is there a way for me to extract a list of ...
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Is there a way to export a point layer from QGIS to a csv file?

I have saved waypoints from my Garmin as gpx and have successfully imported them into QGIS. Is there a way to now export the layers into a csv file with coordinates? I've tried the export to csv but ...
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Using QGIS API and Python, to return latitude and longitude of point? [closed]

I have a point layer, that I'd like to return the Longitude, latitude using the QGIS API and Python. How do I use QgsPoint to do that?
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Can't export customer's shapefile to latitude and longitude

I'm very new to this application so bear with me. I hope that I am missing something very elementary. I have a shapefile supplied by my customer. I need to get the latitude and longitude for each ...
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QGIS compare two point layers

i've got some problems with QGIS and I do need your help.. I've got 2 point layers. Layer 1: 1700 points, Layer 2: 1704 Points.. Both are ESRI-Shapefiles 1700 Points are identical. only 4 points are ...
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How do I convert ESRI X,Y to Lat, Long for Google Maps?

I've downloaded the data from NYC Parking regulation. I want to plot that on Google Maps. I use http://www.shpescape.com/ft/ to convert to Google Fusion Maps but the data is in X,Y coordinates instead ...
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Get every coordinate from an address database

I have a xls database of street addresses. I want to get the latitude/longitude coordinates for all of them. I know very little programming, but I can learn. What's the easiest way of doing this?
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QGIS export feature coordinates

I have a big project (whole country) and it contains smaller features (administrative units). My project is in .shp. How to export features' coordinates one by one or all at once as long as all ...
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Adding coordinates to new points in an existing point layer

I created a point layer (named PUNTI) a day ago. Today, I added a new point to the same layer but the attribute table returns me an x, y value equal to null: Why? How can I fix it?
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Geocoding - looking to identify county from list of zipcodes

Using QGIS, how do I find county of an associated zipcode? I have zipcode for each point, however, I do not have a street address. I am hoping to aggregate my data to the county level using the ...
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Assigning XY coordinates into multiple points in QGIS? [closed]

I have some points without XY coordinates, and it is a global point dataset. This dataset is a 1*1 grid in a 400*800 dimension. It is quite obvious that each point has specific XY coordinates, but I ...
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Create points on a map by clicking and exporing it to CSV? [closed]

I have been for a while looking for an app or website where I could display a map on screen and create a list of points over it by just clicking and adding them. I'd like to export this list in CSV ...