Questions tagged [ascii]

The American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) is a character encoding scheme for text representation in computers. For questions about .asc files, use the [esri-ascii-raster] tag instead.

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ArcMap, QGIS 3.10.7, QGIS 2.12.3 all interpret ASCII file values differently

I have QGIS 3.10.7 and QGIS 2.12.3. I am loading the same ASCII (.asc) file into both versions of QGIS. QGIS 3.10.7 says the values in the ASCII file range from 186.573 - 1458.33. QGIS 2.12.3 says the ...
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Need to assemble a matrix from several ASCII GRD files

I am totally new to GIS software. I would like to consolidate 205 ASCII GRDs files (the file format of Golden Software's "Surfer") into a single big GRD file or just a big matrix of (about 2400 rows ...
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Batch converting ASCII text-files to shapefiles in QGIS

Here is a sample of my source data. 682575.040,5769613.850,153.410,87 682575.990,5769611.700,153.470,91 682575.850,5769613.340,153.530,95 682580.120,5769612.860,153.480,88 682580.270,5769613.760,153....
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Opening ASC file in QGIS

I'd like to open a .asc file in QGIS from this website: Monthly mean tropospheric NO2 from TROPOMI I suspect there's a problem with the headers or something, but can't figure it out. Using the ...
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Cannot extract data from raster in QGIS

I'm trying to extract climate variables in QGIS for sample points with a raster dataset. The raster comes from ClimateNA (https://adaptwest.databasin.org/pages/adaptwest-climatena) and is available as ...
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Error message when using v.in.ascii in GRASS

I'm trying to follow the this GRASS tutorial and I'm already stuck at the first step. I have acii points in an .xyz and supposed to import them with v.in.ascii. However, I get the following error ...
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How to convert .dat file to raster?

I am very new to GIS and I've looked everywhere for a solution but to no avail. I want to analyze Himawari 8 Gridded Data. I am following the steps to process gridded data, link below. http://...
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Exporting shapefile/feature class polygon to XY pairs/ASCII

For a polygon shapefile, I'm needing a polygon vertex coordinate output file like this for a legacy program: polygon1, AUTO -120.3434 34.694354 -120.3750 34.694354 -120.3750 34.713433 ...
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Creating Raster ASCII file with `nlayar` and `layer_span` in ArcMap

Is it possible to create this ASCII file with nlayar and layer_span in ArcMap 10.2?
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Convert large ASCII file to an image file [closed]

I have a file of 5gb in a .asc form. The first lines are ncols 43200 nrows 18000 xllcorner -180 yllcorner -60 cellsize 0.0083333333333333 NODATA_value -9999 It is ...
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How to convert a raster file to .asc without losing spatial reference in ArcMap10.5

I am trying to convert several raster files (some with continuous and some with categorical data) into .asc files. I have used the "Raster to ASCII" tool, but when I click on properties of the newly ...
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Creating DEM raster from ASCII .xyzi LiDAR [duplicate]

I was passed along some LiDAR data that is in .xyzi ASCII format. I am having trouble figuring out a way to build a TIN or DEM from this data. I brought it in using "ASCII 3D to feature", and ...
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Zonal Statistics as Table: 999999 Error

I am receiving a 999999 error each time that I attempt to run Zonal Statistics as Table. I am attempting to overlay population data from an asc file with a shp file with French Alsatian municipal ...
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Load ASCII rasters in QGIS as singleband pseudocolor by default

I'm loading over 400 ASCII rasters into QGIS. They all get displayed as 'singleband grey' by default. Is there a way to change the style to 'singleband pseudocolor' by default? I also want to set the ...
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How to convert an ASCII file (with lat,lon coordinates) to a shapefile using OGR?

I have an ASCII file with the following columns : ID, longitude, latitude, value Is it possible to use OGR (ogr2ogr or ogrinfo) in command line in order to open the ASCII file and convert it to a ...
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Converting .asc files to points?

I have multiple wind data at varying heights in .asc-file format. I want to interpolate them in QGSI but it seems I can't even display the points even if I click add raster. It's still on a table. ...
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Can GRASS export an ESRI ASCII?

I have a raster in GRASS GIS and want to export it as a ASCII file following the ESRI format. This is my code r.out.ascii --overwrite input=XX@PERMANENT output="...\XX.asc" null_value=-9999 The file ...
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Error when clipping raster in QGIS: “'ascii' codec can't encode character”?

I have done it many times (clipping a raster with a polygon layer or by extension) but today I got an error for the first time and I don't know how to solve it. I am always using the same type of ...
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How to get the header values for an ASCII raster if the input raster is QgsRasterLayer type?

I'm trying to develop a QGIS plugin for converting the input raster to QgsRasterLayer type and, however, I don't know how to get all the header information to write it in the output raster. This is ...
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Importing multiple ASCII text files in ArcGIS as Rasters

I have a big number of ASCII text files which have the Esri ASCII Grid format but have been stored as .txt files rather than asc. I am trying to import them simultaneously as rasters to obtain mean ...
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Feeding gdalwarp with binary data instead of ascii, how to specify header information

I have a working pipeline where I download a tar.gz file which contains multiple binary files in the german RADOLAN format (Translate PNG obtained through RADOLAN from DWD's projection to EPSG:...
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Using UK Government Data in QGIS?

I've downloaded some .asc files from the UK Government. They are 1m resolution LIDAR tiles. Apparently. When I load them into QGIS, they appear with the nice thumbnails and everything. But I get ...
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Points and bioclim layers plot correctly in R, but not in Maxent.jar

I am trying to use Maxent.jar. This program uses a CSV file of points and ascii bioclim layers (basically, a map of the Americas with climate data) and overlays them on top of one another. I find ...
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Using datatype option from writeRaster with ascii files

I have to build a 8 bits raster as ascii (.asc). I'm trying to use R writeRaster fonction, however it is not working: Reproducible example: library(raster) rr <- raster(matrix(sample(1:100, 100)...
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Shapefile conversion to ascii grid

I'm working with shapefile files, but I need to convert to ASCII grid, and I was trying to use QGIS, but the following error occurred: File "/usr/share/qgis/python/plugins/GdalTools/tools/dialogBase....
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Divide all values in ASCII table (or raster file)

I have a pile of ASCII files representing 5min radar precipitation sums. The information is given in 1/10 mm which I need to convert into mm for further processing. Is there a way of doing this, ...
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data ASCII to .TIFF batch conversion (translate) error -QGis

I have multiple ASCII file that i want to convert into .iff file. They are saved in a separate file on my pc. I have also importet the all in QGis. To convert them to .tiff format i have used: raster ...
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Any workaround to extract plain text data in ASCII from `netCDF` file in R

I am wondering about how to proportionally split or subset the gridded dataset in netCDF format where data sources were provided by European Climate Assessments and dataset (link for data source). ...
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Converting .grd to .asc using MapBasic in MapInfo 16

Can someone please provide an example to show how this would work. For example, I am trying to convert from .GRD to .ASC, would my MapBasic code look like this: public void Convert(string "C:\Users\...
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Importing EarthVision ASCII to ArcGIS Desktop?

How do I import a surface map from Petrel in EarthVision ASCII Format to ArcGIS? I have a file from surface map in Petrel that I want to export to ArcGIS Desktop. I used the tools 3D ASCII to ...
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QGIS Raster Visualization Problems from a self-produced .asc file

I have been creating .asc raster files by saving a numpy array with numpy.savetxt and the following header: header = "ncols %s\n" % ncols header += "nrows %s\n" % nrows header += "...
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Setting cell size when converting from GeoTIFF to ASCII

I would like to convert a GeoTIFF file to a .asc file using the translate option. When I use the translate tool in QGIS it converts it, but my cell size is something like 0.0002 (the pixel size of the ...
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ASCII-data source is not supported

I am using QGIS 2.18.15. I got some trouble to add an asc-file as a raster layer into QGIS. I tried to add the raster layer the normal way via the tool bar bottom. It did not work. (“The file source ...
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Error saving raster file in R

I've been on this site blogging about raster files over the week, & this community has proved to be a lot of help I currently have a map (see below), that I have converted to a raster file, ...
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Getting bathymetric slope data on ArcGIS Desktop from ASCII file? [closed]

I have a project in which I have to project XYZ ASCII file data to get a DEM. It's my first maritime map, any ideas which tools should I use? I have already tried the Spatial Analyst Tools and haven'...
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Change shapefile encoding to ASCII in QGIS?

I want to convert my shapefile encoding source to ASCII but unfortunately it is not given in the encoding source type. Maybe it is given with different name or it is not supported in QGIS? Please ...
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ASC outputs for Circuitscape don't work

I'm preparing a raster layer of combined resistances of landcover, roads and rail and a second raster layer of 'focal nodes' for a Circuitscape Analysis. I prepped the files in R and they look fine in ...
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ASCII ID,Lat,Lon,Hgt to raster min. distance in QGIS

I am new to QGIS, and I would like to know how I can create a raster colour map displaying (through colour) the minimum distance between each of the pixels of the raster and a set of geographic points ...
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Edit RGB values of 0,0,0

I am VERY new to ArcMap and GIS in general. I converted some lidar data to a GEOTIFF, using a program called CARIS (it was an .csar file) and imported this into ArcMap. There are some areas that are ...
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ASCII Grid file doesnt have data matching NCOLS

I have an ASCII Grid file that states the following in its header: ncols 2205 nrows 653 . . . nodata_value -9999 But when going through the rows, the max number of cols is 12 and the number of rows ...
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Converting ASCII data to GeoTIFF for ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a data file that gives me a porosity value and the lat/long that it applies to as a box. For example Porosity=14.58 90.0 0.0 90.0 360.0 89.0 360.0 89.0 0.0 I need this data in a ...
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Z value rounded by ArcGIS while executing “Add XY coordinates”

I have a large vectorda (point) dataset in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1 File Geodatabase that consists of 1,2 billion points that I created, converting it from ASCII file by "ASCII 3D to Feature Class tool". ...
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Dealing with NODATA_VALUE of ascii grid in qgis2threejs plugin?

For a project I have modelled the upper and lower boundaries of geologic layers in the subsurface. The resulting rasters are stored as ASCII files with a NODATA_VALUE of -999. However, when I ...
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ASCII to RASTER failing with comma syntax error?

ASCII to RASTER fails with comma syntax error, but data appears correctly formatted with no commas I'm trying to use the ASCII to RASTER tool (ArcMap V10.4.1) on PRISM rainfall data. The file ...
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UnicodeEncodeError for searchCursor

import arcpy import csv import glob, os os.chdir("C:\\path\\folder") fieldsource = "C:\\path\\sampleshp.shp" fields = [r.name for r in arcpy.ListFields(fieldsource)] csv_out = "C:\\path\\table.csv" ...
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Polygon to raster. Empty raster

I am using ArcMap. I am trying to convert polygon to raster and specify cell size to 6, but created raster is empty. If I leave the default cell size (0.0015) everything works. Last week I was doing ...
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PyShp ASCII encoding error

I want to filter a set of Point Shapefiles using PyShp. That works fine with one of the file sets (one point shapefile) but throws an error for another set that states: UnicodeDecodeError: 'ascii' ...
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Avoiding GDAL ERROR 4 / Python - UnicodeDecodeError:?

I'm developing my QGIS-plugin. Unfortunately I faced a problem I can't solve. Plugin works pretty fine, until user hendles non-ascii characters inside input or output paths. The problem occures when ...
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Inputting ASCII data to ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm trying to download and utilize this ASCII data that I found but since I have very little experience with this type of data(very new to GIS) I really don't know how to put it into ArcMap. Can ...
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Import ESRI ASCII raster with python to GRASS

I had to get used to GRASS the last two days because I can't set up my python IDE to work with my osgeo4w python and I find it incredibly clunky. I have a simple ascii raster - I think its origin is ...