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Convert exported attribute table back to shapefile in QGIS

I exported the attribute table of a shapefile to Excel (also saved in CSV). And I'm trying to add some columns to the table, then convert the table back to shapefile with the new columns. The ...
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point data not in QGIS attribute table

I am using QGIS 2.18 and have plotted shapefile received from surveyor. data displays ok, now im trying to display coords of point, but the data is not in the attributes table. the xyz values appear ...
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How to export geometry as a table in QGIS

I am trying to use Qgis to produce the input file for SWMM and the first step is to produce the geometry tables. I need to export the geometry of elements as a tables with these format: (poygons) ;;...
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Extracting coordinates of random points using QGIS?

I have successfully created a layer that contains a variable number of random points per polygon by using Vector > Research Tools > Random points inside polygons (variable). As I needed 500m distance ...
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Generate GPS coordinates for a shapefile in QGIS

I have a shapefile with the network or roads (lines) of the netherlands. I also have the .dfb (attributes) .prj(projection) and .shx (index) files. In the attribute table, you can find the addresses ...
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Delete coordinates --> point still visible

I used a 'batch geocode' to create coordinates. After that I exported excel --> csv --> shp. All went well. some coordinates are wrong though. after deleting them from the attribute table, the points ...
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ogr2ogr keep geometry when converting to CSV?

Using ogr2ogr, how to keep the geometry when converting to CSV? ( Nothing relevant here: http://www.gdal.org/drv_csv.html ) $ ogr2ogr -f "CSV" MyLayer.csv MyLayer.geojson Here is the begin of ...
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Rasterize in QGIS using point as centroid (not vertex)

I'm attempting to make the full switch from ArcGIS to QGIS, but there are a few snags I'm hitting along the way, one of which is in the GDAL "Rasterize" function. My process goes like this: I have a ...
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Getting LonLat of a specific location in a specific projection on osm / google maps?

How can I get the coordinates in, for example EPSG:4326 of a specific location, in either OpenStreetMaps or Google Maps?
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How to get, then export as .csv the lat lon centroids from shapefile layer

I have a shapefile with a whole lot of regions on it. I need to find the centroids for each of these regions in the shapefile (as latlons) and export this as a .csv I have done extensive research, ...
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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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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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Extracting point for polygons from shapefile - not working

I am trying to extract the lat long points for the polygons from a shapefile. I have followed the directions from the following links: Getting list of coordinates for points in layer using QGIS? How ...
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Export long lat from polyline as csv file in QGIS

I want to draw a line in QGIS and then, export the long-lat of each point into a Comma Separated Value (csv) file. I tried doing this by creating a new shapefile layer and then using the Add Feature ...
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Exporting xy-coordinates from line segment

I need an export of xy-coordinates of line segments in QGIS. I found an answer to a similar question here but that concerned only xy of the first and last vertex of a line segment. But I need the ...

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