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To merge features based on specified attributes.

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QGIS (merging, dissolve, union) lines of same name

I have street data where roads are segmented for no particular reason. I want to merge, dissolve or union whatever seems fit to make a single flat line. I H have tried above processes in QGIS but ...
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Dissolve fails, geometry errors, and cleaning problems

I fairly new to GIS, and I'm having an issue with dissolving a vector. To start, I'm running QGIS 2.14.15 on Windows 7 Pro. When I try to dissolve the polygons it creates a blank shapefile. All of the ...
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After dissolving lines, old node/vertex order does not reset, causing issues with chainage

In QGIS, I am trying to dissolve multiple segments of a river feature and then calculate chainage on the resulting single feature. However, it seems like the internal node/vertex order gets preserved ...
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How to dissolve by two fields using C#

I need to dissolve a feature class based on two fields for the dissolve_field parameter and two fields for the statistics_fields parameter. Does anyone have an example of how to do this using C#? ...
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QGIS Dissolve skips polygons

I'm having trouble with the dissolve function in QGIS. Is it because of an overlap? It's not a GRASS layer, just shapefiles. I'm new with GIS software in general. Searched for similar problems but ...
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Dissolving polygons in a large dataset

I need to dissolve polygons by the ID attribute in a large dataset (+-1gb shapefile). I have been struggling to find an efficient method to do this. I have tried the following methods: Postgis ...
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QGIS/GeoJSON: Dissolve featurecollection consisting of polygons and multipolygons into a large multipolygon

I've read this question. I would like to know how to do this in QGIS. I have a Geojson file with a featurecollection, starting with: {"type":"FeatureCollection","features":[{"type":"Feature","...
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QGIS - merge overlapping polygons based on attributes while retaining attributes of one of them

This question seems simple, but I cannot figure it out. The problem is - I have a layer of polygons with animal species habitats. Different species can occupy overlapping or even THE SAME area, but ...
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ESRI Geometry Union slower than Built in dissolve which is slower than Shapely

I work with point datasets a lot. We try to keep a running layer of points and update the dataset with new points while removing the old points. So, we do a lot of checking the extents of the new ...
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Preventing gaps on polygon shapefile being filled automatically when exporting from QGIS?

I classified raster dataset and converted raster dataset into polygon shapefile, then merged adjacent grid polygons using QGIS Dissolve function (figure 1) creating a temporary file. However, when I ...
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Problems with dissolving layers [QGiS 3.4.1]

I am currently working on a set of data that defines restricted areas for use of photovoltaic modules. This set of data amounts to 270.00 polygons in total [with their own geometry]. For simpler ...
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Dissolve Line Strings to one string - “No Shapely geometry can be created from null value”

I have a layer with 7000 LineStrings, all represent bus routes: It seems that all the bus routes are contiguous, but I'm not sure of it. I'm trying to use python shapely to dissolve all those ...
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QGIS: Dissolving Polygons with Self-Intersection

I have created multiple polygons with some subset of track-lines, with the order of time those points were recorded. Therefore some of the polygons have self-intersection within the polygon. Is there ...
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Arcpy Dissolve creating grid that is not produced when run manually via ArcMap

Software: ArcMap 10.5.1, ArcPy I have created 2 python scripts that seeks to create a floodplain polygon from a DEM. py1 is DEM to Polygon while py2 cleans polygon to create final output. In py2 ...
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Dissolve field while preserving another related field

I am using 'Store' as dissolve field and 'Profit' as statistics field with statistic type 'MAX', and would like to preserve the related 'Fruit'. This is my original table: ...
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Calculating combined area of multiple polygons by counting overlapping area only once in R?

I'm using a shapefile in which polygons represent the geographic distribution of species. I need to calculate the combined range of several species sets, but the overlapping areas should be counted ...
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geopandas dissolve versus postGIS postgresql aggregated groupby dissolve

I have a geodataframe for which I want to dissolve the geometry based on an attribute (fao_id). In geopandas this is easy as gdf.dissolve(by="fao_id", aggfunc="first") but unfortunately this fails due ...
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Dissolve in QGIS to merge several processes in different regions into one process with all values

I am working on a dataset where I combined geographical information of cities in Europe and changes of landcover in these regions. I am working with the CORINE Dataset and I would like to know about ...
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Dissolving polygons based on spectral differences from QGIS?

I'm looking for a package or algorithm that allows to dissolve polygons based on their spectral characteristics and a threshold defined by the user in QGIS. Equivalent to what the "Spectral ...
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PostGIS: ST_Union fails with valid polygons?

I am working with this dataset. I have imported it into a Postgres 9.6 database with shp2pgsql as follows: shp2pgsql -I -s 5070:5070 us_govt/PADUS1_4Fee.shp usgovt | psql -d mydb I have made all the ...
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QGIS Dissolve running out of memory

I have data about the basic municipality areas of Mexico in a shapefile. I also have data about which metro areas they correspond to (csv). I would like to dissolve them -or so I understand from ...
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PostGis - st_union polygons, keep sum of attribute

There are multiple My current query is: SELECT (ST_Dump( ST_Union( way ) )).geom AS way, 10000 AS way_pixels FROM ( SELECT way, way_pixels, ...
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Dissolving polygons using SAGA leaves gaps?

I am new in using GIS and I'm having some problems in properly dissolving some polygons. In particular, I have a single layer with about 3,000 polygons (protected areas), some of which overlap (the ...
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How to create one attribute containing multiple adjacent parcels?

I'm trying to upload town parcel data to my Garmin GPS from Esri. Garmin registers each attribute as an entirely different file, and requires you to 'turn on' each file to display it on the GPS. This ...
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Dissolving polygons with common attribute within certain proximity to each other using QGIS?

I have a land parcel with a lot of polygons with the same attribute (owners). I would like to dissolve all the polygons with the same owners but only if the polygons are within 100m of each other. How ...
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How to union linestring data distributed on multiple layers?

I have four shapefiles. Each contains a linestring as shown in the image. Each shapefile is represented as its own layer in QGIS. I would like to union these linestrings into one polygon which ...
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ArcGIS dissolve analysis output issues in geoserver wfs/ PostGIS

I have an ArcGIS dissolve analysis output (parcel data) that needs to be loaded on PostGIS and published as a wfs from geoserver. The issue is that the ArcGIS dissolve output shapefile, although can ...
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How to calculate Median of a table field in the Dissolve Tool of ArcGIS?

The Dissolve Tool of ArcGIS 10.0 has some statistical parameters as a type of calculation new values of each field in a process of dissolving of identical parameters . It has SUM, MAX, MIN, RANGE, ...
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Dissolve Statistics Fields and Statistic Type as Parameters in GeoProcessor

I have a published service which uses a dissolve. In arcMap the I get prompted for all the fields, including statistics fields and stat type. I have the statistics fields marked as parameters. ...
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How can I merge postcode sector polygons into larger territories in QGIS?

I'm new to GIS so patience might be required :-) I'm building a basic web-based mapping tool for business use, to be used as a demo to show that we need one but managers don't know it yet! So far I'...
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Scratch file used for Merge step in ArcGIS (10.3.1) Model does not keep all fields of input files

I am using a nested model to merge a large number of Shapefiles, then dissolving them based on a specific attribute. The solution to this was outlined in another question (Dissolving shapefile but ...
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For some reason one polygon in a shapefile is hidden behind another. How to solve this?

In this photo, you can see that Great Brittain consists of two features. London and the rest. Problem is that London doesn't show as a separate colour. When I select great brittain, the area where ...
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ArcPy dissolve field changes output field name pattern

I am using the Dissolve tool to summarize two point feature classes (item in list). The general pattern of the fields within each item are: rankx_dest rankx_length rankx_cost e.g., rank1_dest field. ...
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Creating a dissolved buffer layer in PostgreSQL/PostGIS

I have got a MultiPolygons layer to which I want to create 10 meter buffer around and then dissolve. All data are having SRID 4326. I am new to PostgreSQL/PostGIS. I am drifting around the ST_Buffer ...
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Creating unique points at the start of multipart polylines in ArcGIS Pro

I have polylines from a network analysis representing public transport trips. These are multipart polylines. I need to identify the starting point for each trip. However, using vertices to points to ...
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Adding attributes from surrounding feature (exclave problem)?

Here is the problem: I am creating polygons based on the result of closest facility tool in Arcmap. Polygons consist of municipalities with the same closest hospital (impedance is a travel time, not ...
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Use of QGIS/GRASS/SAGA procedures on Geometry Generator

Im new at QGIS, started 2 weeks ago. I'm trying to automatize the display of a map and get rid of some "duplicated" layers and all the extra work. I need to know if SAGA's dissolve can be used in the ...
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Merging adjacent polygons using Geopandas by avoiding filling gaps

I have raster dataset that I would like to convert into vector polygons. Raster to polygon conversion works pretty good. But, having problem when I try to merge adjacent polygons using Dissolve ...
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QGIS dissolve/merge features by all attributes

I have a vector layer with thousands of features and over ten columns (attributes). I would like to dissolve/merge features with identical attribute combinations and keep the attributes. I think it ...
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Fill in gaps in QGIS shapes?

So basically, I've written a script that generates a lot of polygons over the UK with certain criteria. The output it a lot of shapes like the following - I wanted to know if, in QGIS, I'm able to ...
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Improving speed of GeoPandas dissolve?

I am trying to dissolve grid spaces by category using GeoPandas' dissolve function, but it doesn't finish after hours of running and I want to make sure I'm not doing something wrong and/or there isn'...
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QGIS 2.18.28 Dissolve Error: “-2147483645 See log for more details”

I am doing property research on a county in Texas. I have all the parcel data and am trying to dissolve by Owner Name so that I can use the info tool to quickly see all the properties a given person ...
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Unary union/Dissolve returns null geometry in QGIS 3

I am writing a python processing script in QGIS 3. In it, I have polygon geometry objects stored in a list polygonGeoms and I want to dissolve all of it into one geometry. However, when calling the ...
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Dissolve on attribute field and location?

I've got a county parcel shapefile and I'm wanting to find all the properties over 300 acres. When I dissolve based on ownership and search for dissolved properties that sum over 300 acres, some of ...
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How to remove artifacts with SQL Server GEOMETRY::UnionAggregate()

We'd like to do an effective "real-time dissolve" on an Esri feature class with a SQL GEOMETRY shape where a parcel layer is "dissolved" into products using an attribute (ProductID) of the parcel ...
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Promoting to multipart using PyQGIS?

I am creating a code that aggregates neighbouring polygons if they have similar value on the field 'DN' and if they are closer than 50 m.Then I want to iterate this 3 times. I could already get the ...
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Summarize table by group and add logic to keep data

I need to dissolve a polygon layer by group but, at the same time, I need to keep some of the data in extra columns. This is the diagram: This is the logic for the new group: Cod = "Cod" where N1 ...
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Dissolve with stats plugin does not appear in QGIS 3.0

So far we have tried to: find it in the plugin repository from QGIS, with no luck. install the plugin downloading it from the web QGIS Python Plugins Repository: https://plugins.qgis.org/plugins/...
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Merging lots of small portions of line to longer adjacent lines using ArcMap?

I have a hydrologic system split into 100 meter segments which is what I'm looking for, but I also have a lot of very small segments all over my system. Is it possible to dissolve/merge those small ...
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Merging small lines to form longer line in ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm having some trouble with the dissolve tool in arcgis. I have a stream network that has some streams made up of a number of little segment that I would like to transform so that all the stream ...