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The process of moving geographic data or maps from one storage format or software, to another.

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Export 3D data DXF file

I'm trying to export a DXF file from QGIS 1.8.0 Lisboa and can not have a 3D file in AutoCAD or Microstation. It results always in 2D file. How can I export height data from a shapefile in QGIS?
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converting oracle geometry to postgis with 3d data (wkt?)

I am converting Oracle spatial database to postgis. Most of of the spatial data is 2.5d. Meaning we have a Z-coordinate which indicates the depth/height of the element compared to soil level. Getting ...
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QGIS export “save as image” automate with python?

Have several hundred grid views with OpenLayers WMS that are being exported in QGIS using Project > "Save as Image". Doing it manually selecting individual grids, "zoom to selected", Project tab > "...
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Multi MXD export excluding specific MXD using arcpy

I try to export multi MXD into pdf files, but i want to exclude specific MXD files from this action: import arcpy,os import arcpy.mapping from arcpy import env env.workspace = r"D:\desktop\Project" ...
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How to export all the layers from Table of Content to shp file?

I have got lots of different layers in the Table of Content panel in ArcMap. I want to export them all in shp format in one go. How can I do that? So far I have been doing it one by one by right ...
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Can input to ModelBuilder be selected features in ArcMap?

I want to find out if the manually selected features in ArcMap can be the input to a ModelBuilder tool. If not, is it possible to copy or export selected features in ArcMap using ModelBuilder? Once ...
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How to avoid map refreshes in print composer?

I am trying to make a report with the QGIS composer. This report contains multiple maps. I don't have any trouble to make it, I just have to lock the maps with a right click to avoid them being ...
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Disable saving vector layer in QGIS, especially in DXF and KML file?

Can you help me on how to disable the exportation of vector layers especially in AutoCAD DXF, DBF File and ESRI Shapefile?
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Export attribute table to Excel readable format

I want to save some attribute tables in a file format that Excel can read. Currently I'm using the tool Table to dBASE in Modelbuilder, but when I open the files in Excel it shows some errors in ...
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How to get all rivers from OSM using Overpass?

i'm trying to get the files for Rivers, for most rivers i search for them in the Wizard using name=example and waterway=example and this works fine. For many rivers and canals overpass doesnt seem to ...
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Export attribute table (feature class) to text file in batch?

What would be the most efficient way to export attribute tables from multiple feature class files stored in a file geodatabase? Export to .txt or .csv. Is there any sort of batch process? Or python ...
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Saving GeoTiff from R

I have a raster file and I would like to save it to be able to open it with a attribute table in ArcMap. When I use the command writeRaster(raster, "test_output11", format = "GTiff"), I don´t have ...
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Optimal ArcGIS PDF export compression settings for raster topographic basemaps

There are a number of different compression options for exporting pdf files from ArcGIS (eg RLE, LZW, Deflate etc) but which is best for exporting raster topographic basemaps? Generally such maps ...
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How to export a Shapefiles of an OpenStreetMap relation?

Given I have a relation such as this example. I have installed JOSM and QGIS as well as GDAL tools for the shell. I am aware of Overpass-Turbo. What is the best way to export geometry data from ...
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Save map in raster format from QGIS using compression

Is there a method to save a map in raster format from QGIS using compression? For exemple from "Export map" in ArcGIS there are many options to compress the images depending on the file type (tiff, ...
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How to save results of postgresql to csv/excel file using psycopg2?

I use driving_distance in postgresql to find distances between all nodes, and here's my python script in pyscripter, import sys #set up psycopg2 environment import psycopg2 #driving_distance module ...
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Isolating and exporting specific sections of a shapefile in QGIS?

If I have a shapefile layer in QGIS showing the spatial boundaries of subsections of a larger area (e.g. counties within a state, or countries within a continent), how would I selectively crop out one ...
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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/Exporting coordinates from polygons (shape) to text?

Is there any well working way to extract the X and Y coordinates of a polygon from shapefile to some sort of text (preferably csv)? The whole process should be somehow done automated through a (python-...
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Earth Engine convert list with coordinates and values into a feature collection for export

I need to create a feature collection from a list containing coordinates and band values. These are extracted from a landsat image as shown in this linked script. Extract complete pixel values ...
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inconsistent types in google earth engine with Export.image.toDrive()

I have computed NDVI from Landsat7 image, but when I want to export the result in google drive with Export.image.toDrive() it failed with the message error : Fail with an error : Error: Exported bands ...
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Save a selected row into a new shapefile with arcpy

I have a shapefile with 100+ rows. What I like to do is to select each row and export all its data to a new shapefile. I tried using the arcpy.da.SearchCursor as follows: with arcpy.da....
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How to export a map into a low resolution image in QGIS?

The only way I know how to export a map view into an image is to resize the window and from there export it. But I want a separate ocean layer included in the image, so I click Zoom Full before making ...
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Exporting Spatial Data Frame of GWR results from R

How can I export Spatial Data Frame of GWR results from R? Do I need to use readShapeSpatial? bg<-readShapeSpatial("BG_Div_NO2_Solar_Nozero.shp") df.bg <- as.data.frame(bg) df.bg.spdf <- ...
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Is there a way to Export a layer/map list from AGOL

We have just started using AGOL as an organization, and unfortunately it has gotten very disorganized fairly quickly. We were tasked with getting the layers/maps organized. It would really help if ...
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Print Composer exporting different image with Thunderforest base map

I prepared a map in the Print Composer of QGIS. The scale of the map is 1:150,000,000. I imported the Thunderforest Pioneer base layer. At the scale I used, country labels do not show when working on ...
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How to save in a given XML schema in QGIS?

Related to this closed question: https://gis.stackexchange.com/q/184033/64092, I'd like to know if there is a way to save data in a particular GML/XML schema (say, any of these) using QGIS. A step-by-...
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Qgis: Export only some columns of the selected objects to CSV

I have a layer with a table containing several columns. If I right click on the layer --> Save as.. --> CSV and chose to only include my selection I get a nice CSV file with all columns for the ...
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openlayers - export map to canvas problem

I am trying to make a export control to export the map as image file. I found this example: http://dev.openlayers.org/sandbox/camptocamp/canvas/openlayers/examples/exportMapCanvas.html so i added the ...
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How to export a vector layer to a new layer and take extent from canvas?

I want to create a new vector layer based on an existing one and the extent should be based on the current extent of the canvas. How do I do that? Edit: I am looking for a quick way to do that (a ...
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ArcGIS - Export raster keep color scheme

I have a *.flt raster loaded in ArcMap. I would like to export this raster as a georeferenced tiff file keeping the color scheme I have provided in the symbology. I right click in TOC, Export Data ...
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How to export a raster into ascii without nodata values?

I need to export a grd raster file into ascii .xyz without nodata values. This is not a problem in itself...I´m using Saga-GIS export grid to xyz module.(ArcGIS 10.01 produces a very strange table of ...
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Export to raster tool changes the output values

I am working with interpolated temperature data. The image's maximum and minimum values are 11.9 and -1.7, respectively. I exported this image to raster using export to raster, but the max and min ...
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Exporting crown boundaries from tree segmentation in R?

I am using lidR package to segment my trees using lastrees directly from the points clouds. The function works fine, however I would like to export to vector file the canopy boundaries from ...
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Automatically generate file name from text boxes in layout in QGIS

Suppose I have a layout template in QGIS, with a lot of text boxes like the title of the map, title of the project, a project code, ... When I export a map in pdf, is it possible to have it named ...
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Exporting Labels to Annotations using ArcPy?

I'm trying to automatically generate annotations using arcpy from a set of MXD files with preorganised labels (all settings done, ready to export the labels). I'm using ArcGIS 10.3 with an Advanced ...
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Reduced resolution when exporing raster with layout view using ArcGIS

I have an ArcGIS project with raster and vector layers. I use the function Export map ... to export layout view to a tiff file with different DPI values (150 and 300). The resulting image is very ...
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Save as rendered image does NOT save in CRS/Projection resolution

I am trying to save a QGIS layer (the layer in question is an STRM geotiff, downloaded from Earthexplorer with resolution 1801 x 3601) in the project CRS projection (WGS 84 EPSG:3857), as an image ...
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Exporting from R to QGIS

(I asked this question on stackoverflow, but since there were no solutions, and it has a GIS component, I thought I'd ask here). I have an excel file with minimum and maximum projected x and y ...
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QGIS export vector PDF/SVG and import to Scribus: suspect map frame size

I would like to prepress my maps in Scribus (I need to convert them in to CMYK-Colorspace for my printing agency). So I need to export my maps as vector file from QGIS and import it into Scribus. So ...
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extra records when joining tables in ArcGIS

I've been having a problem in ArcGIS 10.4.1 when performing larger joins (either attribute joins or spatial joins)--that is, with around 2,000 to 6,000 points. The join seems to work fine, but then ...
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Is it possible to export to .eps with QGIS?

According to web posts from a few years ago, exporting to .eps was easy with QGIS. Just choose : Export as image --> select .eps type. However, I do not find that functionality in the current ...
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How to export an image from Print Composer with transparent background QGIS

I am trying to export a map with a transparent background in QGIS (Using a slightly older version). I looked all around in the print composer but I couldn't find a place to set the background to ...
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Export QGIS map for Google Map

I made a map with QGIS that I really would like to export in Google map format (Zoom/X/Y.png). I search everywhere and no comfortable answer was found. For now, I am making a map using TillMill, ...
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The QGIS atlas defined with pyqgis and a QPT template exports the same maps

I need to generate an atlas for each feature from a layer for reporting. There will be created a few maps. The centre of each map must be focused on each feature. In this task I use a predefined QPT ...
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Merge and export two layers that utilize blending modes

I have spent more time than I can to admit trying to come up with a solution that doesn't require bringing the layers into Photoshop or the GIMP (which would take an insane amount of RAM/swap space to ...
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Export background tile map to raster file

In QGIS I managed to display the ship traffic density from marinetraffic.com as a background tile map using the TileLayer plugin. Here is my TileLayer.tsv file: #title credit serviceUrl yOriginTop ...
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Export raster from QGIS 2.4 to PostGIS

How can I export a raster file out of QGIS (version 2.4) into a PostGIS database? I am looking for a module or python script.
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Exporting QGIS shp file to dxf-Which dxf format?

As I understand it, dxf comes in a range of format types. QGIS (v2.0 'Dufour') can export any layer to a dxf file. However I have a hydraulic modelling package which relies upon importing the dxf file ...
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Determining Min/Max values from feature class using ArcPy?

I am very rusty/inexperienced in Python. I would like to create a more compact script that prints min and max values of each numeric field from a feature class. Right now I have the code below ...