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ArcMap says there is no Object-ID field, but there is, even after exporting data as shapefile

Starting just a day or two ago, I have been running into the same issue every time I try to Display XY coordinates from a .csv file. When I add a .csv file, Display XY Data, I get an error that there ...
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Display coordinates for a specific projection in ArcMap?

Below are the available options I can find in the settings: How can I pick a specific projection such as Web-Mercator (EPSG:3857)?
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GeoRSS reprojection

Sorry I'm newbie in ESRI API JavaScript, I'm trying to to change the GeoRSS projection from ESRI:102100 to ESRI:54030. could anyone give me a hand? my project script is: var map; require([ "esri/...
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Error on simple standalone script

I want to develop a PyQGIS standalone script only using Ubuntu terminal, so to start I use: from qgis.core import * QgsApplication.setPrefixPath("/path/to/qgis/installation", True) qgs = ...
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Displaying point data that is close together using ArcGIS Pro [closed]

I am using ArcGIS Pro to display point data on a map. Each of these points need to be displayed with clearly visible symbols. However, some of them sit very close together, and when displaying on a ...
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Displaying of flight altitude in QGIS 3.4

I have seen Google Earth screen grabs of GPS bird trackers that show the altitude as a "curtain" extending down to ground level from the track. Is this possible in QGIS?
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Display multiple lines as one line in QGIS

I am working with the OSM Dataset and can´t find a way to display rails in a proper way. In a big scale the rails are displaying fine but as soon the lines begin to overlap in a smaller scale I don´t ...
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Mapserver NODATA affects valid raster data pixels (zero)

I have NOAA nightlight rasters cropped to country boundaries that I am trying to display using Mapserver. As such, I am trying to have NODATA pixels i.e. those outside the country boundaries be ...
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Toggling Leaflet map on click?

I have created a Leaflet map on my web page and I would like to show/hide it when I click on a button. When I first load the page, I'd like the map to be hidden. HTML code: <div class="dropdown" ...
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d.rast multiple times

I am using GRASS 7.2.0 on Windows 8.1 and I have 107 raster files, converted from r3.to.rast which I want to display all at once. I put in Python console (2.7.5) every name of rasters into variable d ...
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Created heatmaps are not displayed

I created a few heatmaps based on 2 different shapefiles( point layers). Then I joined the data from the 2 shp files, the joined file looks perfectly fine. I created a view heatmaps based on the new ...
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Needing to pan screen for graphics to update in ArcMap?

Every time I add or change a layer or zoom in/out, I need to use the pan tool to move the screen a little bit before the screen updates. Is there a setting that should be changed to fix this? I ...
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ArcMap not recognising CSV file headings?

I can't get my maps to work because of an issue I'm having with my CSV files. I'm trying to import coordinates and heights of wind turbines, and radius for a viewshed analysis and it works on the ...
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Error in raster displays of NoData cells when “zoomed in” past scale 1:3,000,000?

I have encountered an error in how ArcGIS Desktop displays a Raster file (.TIF format) at different scales. At scales greater than 1:3,76,600, when I'm zoomed in, the raster displays mostly correctly, ...
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QGIS Joined Layer not displaying points visible on pre-join layer (No Extent)

I have a shp file which is the output of the Toolbox Check validity tool in QGIS 3.4.3 The points display for me correctly but if I then join the layer with a csv attribute using the toolbox Join ...
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GeoServer not displaying GeoTIFF file

I have a 4 channel GeoTIFF in float format. It is a False Colour Composite for a remotely sensed image. It is being clearly displayed in QGIS3, but the display is not there while I used Layer Preview. ...
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.xml missing in shapefile, problems with displaying in arcgis

This morning when I opened my .mxd (ArcGIS version 10.2.2) several shapefiles were not showing in the data view window or selectable. Zoom to layer also did not work. The attributes of the shapefile ...
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Bring a single point forward for display

I am attempting to display various shellfish species on a map. The shellfish layer is organized so that the species display in the desired order on the legend. However, the result is that one point is ...
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ArcMap layout display issues

I'm struggling to get the layout to display normally. In the past, the layout has displayed the paper with an adjustable data frame which I can resize freely. Currently, when I switch to layout, the ...
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Displaying XY coordinates CSV file but not showing correct location on basemap of ArcMap?

I uploaded a CSV file to ArcMap with longitude and latitude value. The values were obtained from Google Maps and verified in Google Earth. I used display XY with X(longitude) and Y(latitude) and I ...
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How do you create a text-buffer in QGIS' print composer? [duplicate]

When creating a label you can create a buffer of another color around your text. Is there any way to do so in the print composer?
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What does “faceting” mean in a geo/map context?

I saw some folks talking about "faceting" in relation to a map data display, what does this mean in general terms? Examples?
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How to display some contour lines and hide others?

I'm using ArcGIS 10.2 to show this contour lines information: http://prntscr.com/4ncvc2 They're displayed with a 10 meter contour interval, but I want to display for example each 50 meters and hide ...
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ArcGIS Pro not displaying shapefile?

I am using ArcGIS Pro 1.4 on a laptop with the following specs: Windows 10 Home 64-bit Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU @ 2.80GHz Memory:16 GB @ 1200 MHz NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060, 6144 MB (Just ...
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Problem with dialog boxes being too large for a small laptop screen

I'm relatively new to the GIS world having just started a course in QGIS. I've been relatively successfully using QGIS for a couple of weeks on my desktop (large display), but have just switched to ...
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Decimal places after converting from point to raster ArcMap

When using "Point to Raster"-Tool in ArcMap I noticed that my point with the elevation of e.g. 128.436m will be converted to a cell with a value of 128.435997. Is it only a display problem with the ...
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Interactive trigger for external image viewer?

Is it possible to navigate from point to point with a shortcut on the keyboard and interactively (tracking) display the embedded photos at the point locations in an external image viewer? I could do ...
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Understanding projection, extent and scale in QGIS?

I am creating a map using QGIS that has shapefiles in different projections. I was able to reproject them to the correct ESPG code that I need, however they do not line up. My base layer "illinois ...
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QGIS - How to display item info on popup with a click

I have many items on different shapefile (parks, railways, buses...). Every shape as a join with an attribute table and each table contains data by line. How can I generate a pop-up by clicking on ...
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How to keep QGIS plugins always on top of the main window?

When writing a simple QGIS 3 plugin via Plugin Builder 3, is there a simple way to tell QGIS not to hide the dialog box when the mouse clicks outside it? I have tried a few options without luck, How ...
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Graduated color display of overlapping polygons in ArcMap

Is there a way to display overlapping polygons in a graduated color symbology based on the level of overlap within the same feature layer? For example, in one area of the map there are two polygons ...
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How to make labels appear at a different scale than features' scale in Geoserver?

I'm using Geoserver 2.6.2. I need to display land parcels and their references (a number). I have specified a maxscaledenominator for the features (polygons) but I don't want references to appear at ...
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How can I get an HTML output on GRASS GIS?

I'm using GRASS GIS to create a simple map with some text (d.text) and vector maps (d.vect) and I can have a .png output with the PNG Display Driver (which I looked it up on https://grass.osgeo.org/...
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Displaying only selected features on map in QGIS?

Not sure if this option ever existed, but the new QGIS version hides a lot of things somewhere else and this seems so simple that I'm kind of convinced it was possible to do this before. I have quite ...
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GIS software that can work only on Ubuntu Terminal? [closed]

Recently, I tried to open a QGIS project on Ubuntu, but I can only use Ubuntu's terminal for that which gives me the following error: QGIS starting in non-interactive mode not supported. You are ...
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Disperse markers - trouble with input file?

I had an excel sheet listing addresses that I imported into ArcGIS and geocoded which created a File Geodatabase Feature Class of all the points. I am trying to display the map where it disperses ...
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QGIS Display features by attribute value

I have a layer called "streets". It has an attribute called "traveled". The values are either "yes" or "no". If the value is "no", I would like to display those streets in a different color (than ...
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Displaying raster Background Value as hollow for more than one set of RGB values using ArcMap?

I have two overlapping .ecw layers of the same area, though one is clipped in the middle, with a white edge. When I set the background value to 255,255,255, and define it as hollow, it only hollows ...
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Display Multiple Symbols for a single point feature by field attribute vale

I want to create a point feature layer and add points. Around the point I'd like to add icons/symbols and labels based on data in fields of an attribute table.
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Displaying different attributes within layer with individual colors in QGIS 3? [duplicate]

I am trying to display different soil types within a geological soil layer with individual colors per each type of soil. As of now it is displaying all as the same color.
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TIFF image from R displaying only white in ArcMap?

I cannot get this TIFF image, which was exported from R to display in ArcMap 10.5. I would like to georeference the nodes, but the image only displays as all white. Can someone help me with this? ...
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Understanding ENVI images Display mode

A Sentinel-1 image shown in ENVI is 41% in scale(Fig.1,normal) and 51% in scale(Fig.2, unnormal with mussy in black or white dots). I don't know the reason for the situation, the pyramid-building ...
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QGIS: I can barely see the labels in layer panel

So, I finally bit the bullet and upgraded to QGIS 3.2.3 Bonn. However, for layers that are not turned on the font is a super light grey in the layer panel and I can barely read it. How can I change ...
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QGIS rendering TIFF color with wrong color

When I try to display a GeoTIFF image with single band pseudocolor, the style seems to be wrong for values out of the range 255. The legend is shown as The green pixels have a value larger than 255....
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Using multiple basemaps with masking/clipping?

Is there a way to limit a basemap to within a boundary in arcmap 10? I am working on a project within San Joaquin county in California. I want the areas surrounding the county to be displayed with ...
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Why do raster values appear in display but not in attribute table?

I received a raster dataset from a colleague consisting of integer values between 1 to 4. The raster displays the correct range of values, but the attribute value contains only a count for values of '...
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Raster displaying correctly, but incorrect values

I have a raster dataset created from the pixel classification of a satellite image. The pixels have 4 possible values, representing different land cover classes : 1, 2, 3 and 4. Using ArcMap 10,4, The ...
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How to display names from KML file in google-earth?

I exported via QGIS a .shp file in .kml. Labels are displayed without any problem in QGIS from a field "REG_NAMES". Now I want to display these names on GGearth from the .kml, but it does not work. ...
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A nice display of hillshade and my geologic map

i want to create a nice hillshade map covered by a grid or RGB map, with similar colour results in ArcMap like this: Is there a way to achieve this in ArcGis without transparency settings which ...
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Polygon shapefile doesn't render certain polygons at full extent

This is a snapshot of a polygon in arc catalog, in preview mode. Even when brought into ArcMap, it won't display the polygons that are in the white space until you zoom in to an extent of 50,000 or ...