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Questions tagged [fme]

FME (Feature Manipulation Engine) is an ETL (Extract Transform Load) tool by Safe Software. It reads and writes a wide range of data formats and services. Loaded with tools for manipulation of vector, raster, point cloud data and also non-spatial tabular data and code (XML/JSON).

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Georeferencing non-projected pdf using bounding box in FME?

I have two similar looking and extend map files. Pdf -map (N4443) with vector but not projected and the raster tiff map (N4443) with projection. I need to georeference pdf-vector objects using tiff -...
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Matching feature by ID from CSV

I have a CSV-file with "ID"s. I would like to identify a feature in my database table that matches those "ID"s. How can I use a tester/feature merger or something similar to get the records I am ...
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GML validation errors with FME

I am wondering if I am missing something. I am exporting some records from an Oracle dB to a GML2 file using FME. When I validate the resulting XML using online validators I don't find any errors. ...
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FME Search Envelope error when using Geopackage?

I try to use FME Search Envelope to clip my data smaller. Unfortunately it interrupt all after few seconds. I am using GeoPackage, is it fatal problem to use FME:s search envelope? 2019-03-14 14:43:...
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Creating a text report detailing attributes on several GIS layers within a polygon

I am trying to create a text report listed by area (taken from a polygon layer) that details any features from other layers (points, lines and polygons) that fall within the listed area. I have QGIS ...
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Object in webscene layer gets jagged when processing complete model

After converting a Revit model to a WebScene I see some edges are jagged: Where the edges in the original are sharp: When this jagged part of the model is processed separately the results are as ...
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FME Surface Modeller “minimum number of points”

IN FME workbench 2016.1 I want to create a DEM from Multipatch-geometry contained in a geodatabase, for doing that I thought using the SurfaceModeller could work, where in SurfaceModeller I group the ...
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FME Writing Geo-database relationship classes

I am reading geodatabase using ESRI File reader and this geodatabase contains feature classes with relationship classes. I am trying to write them as it is to another geodatabase. The problem is ...
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FME Geodatabase XML reader not reading relationship class [duplicate]

I am reading Geodatabase from XML and this xml has more then 30 feature classes and relationship classes. I want to convert this to an SDE Geodatabase. I am using ESRI SDE Writer. In Reader i have ...
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FME Keeping attributes of individual polylines joined together by LineJoiner transformer

Quick Q: I've seen some other questions around this but not quite what I'm looking to do. Hopefully it's simple. I have a series of lines that I want to join together using the LineJoiner transformer....
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CRS not defined for ECW created in FME

I have a simple translation, from GeoTIFF to ECW in FME. It creates the file just fine, but it does not define the CRS for the ECW. When loading the ECW into QGIS I have to pick the CRS. When ...
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Creating index file in FME 2018?

Is there a transformer to create a index file for my shapefile output? As a .qix file on QGIS.
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Understanding FME error?

When I launch a treatment on FME 2018 the following message will appear : CSV reader: Detected excess data and/or delimiters in addition to the defined schema in line XXXX Note that the ...
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Vector data - .xml to CAD conversion

I have .xml file which involves geometry data I would like to convert into .dwg/.dgn/.shp file. File is written in Danish and I am not sure if that can be a problem. I am trying to use FME software ...
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Filtering multiple values (more than 2) using XML filter for WFS?

I'm having a problem using WFS XML filter. I'm trying to read only 6 features from entire dataset and I get the following error: I wrote query in SQL and need to convert it to XML: "SAV_ID" IN (21,...
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Removing small segments of geometry from shapefile using FME?

I am working on road dataset on a country level. The gdb contains the entire road network which we have extracted from 3rd party source provider. But the road network which we have fetched ...
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What is happening different to my TIFF between export data and arcpy

I am working in FME with TIFFs downloaded from sentinel-1 (SAR). These TIFFs display correctly in ArcMap but in FME is loses its spatial reference and a bound box calculation gives the number of ...
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FME wont create the data files correctly?

I try to create the georeferencing files which contains only the one text line like the bounding box coordinates and name (ymin, xmin, ymax, xmax, name) (like: 6635000 3270000 6640000 3275000 18n1a2a)....
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How IFC to cityGML conversion works

I have an IFC file which I want to convert into CityGML format and I found FME tool that allows me to do this job. But unfortunately it is not exporting my complete information into city GML, like ...
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FME workspace runner mangles WFS parameters

When running a workspace using a WorkspaceRunner transformer in FME some non-standard query string parameters in the WFS url are discarded and/or seemingly randomly replaced by equals signs. Setup is ...
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Can I modify the Action of multiple attributes at once in an AttributeManager transformer?

I'm joining a point feature class to a table in FME, to provide a spatial attribute to the tabular data. The point feature class has about 50 attributes that I don't need -- all I want is its ID ...
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Controlling CityGML performance?

I tried to convert single LOD3 building using FME. I am able to convert successfully from DGN to cityGML format.But when I tried to view the same in FZKViewer/FME data inspector the performance is ...
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Fetching the geometry and attributes from PostgreSQL

I have 2 fetching administrative areas one inside the other. For that, I am having servers to get the data. When I am running anyone query in SQLCreator, it is working fine separately, but while ...
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Adding multiple GDBs in Writer for FME?

I am fairly new to the FME and don't have much hands on with all the available transformers. I have a task to save two different sets of clipped data (via clipper transformer) into the multiple GDBs....
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Quick Import FME Reader Gallery Not Populated with FDS (ArcGIS 10.5 Adv Licence)

I wanted to import GeoJSON files, but after installing the Background GP and Data Interop packages, I find that the FME Gallery contains only GML and WFS formats. This is with both ArcGIS 10.4 and ...
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Migrating Leaderline Annotations from AutoCAD to GDB using FME?

I am trying to migrate leaderline annotation from AutoCAD to ESRI thru FME. While reading the leader anno from dwg, the reader reads it as 3 individual components and not a single entity. Is it ...
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How to run a batch file by FME Server

I created a batch file, which executes a .fmw workspace on FME Desktop. I want this batch file to get started by the FME Server. So I created a simple workspace with a SystemCaller transformer, which ...
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How can I carry over attributes from a GIS .shp to a SnakeGrid MicroStation .dgn, using FME?

I have the SnakeGrid projector so can convert coordinate systems but can't seem to carry the attributes over (I have tried AttribueManager and AttributeCopier). Also, can I input several .shp and ...
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FME geometry conversion from string?

I have an xlsx file that has incorrect X, Y location. Essentially the false northing is out 5000000 and there's no decimal point. As you can see in the image below the current file format is on the ...
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FME PostGIS writer define column as serial/PrimaryKey with pre-existing id values

With FME I read a table that has an id column with pre-existing values, like id | some_attributes... -------------------------------- 56784645 | ... 56478687 | ... ... I would like to write ...
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Data Interoperability FME - Python Exception <KeyError>: u'hasZ'

I have an issue with data interoperability using a feature service as a reader and a writer. I'm reading from a feature service a table and using it to enrich it with data from an Access database and ...
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Mapping coordinates from one to another location?

I have some MapInfo files in my workspace in FME. The coordinate system of my data is "LL-GDA94", this coordinate system is related to Australia. My problem is the coordinates of all data in TAB ...
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Running PyQGIS in FME PythonCaller transformer?

I am trying to get information from a QGIS project and layers and produce a new project based on new analysis results made on FME. How to install the PyQGIS module and then using the custom python ...
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FME convert Esri Line Shape to Esri Point Shape

How to convert an Esri Line-Shape to an Esri Point-Shape using FME Desktop? The distance between the resulting points should be 1 meter. Which transformer(s) would be best? Edit The distance ...
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Perform zonal statics with the Rcaller in FME-desktop

I am trying to use the Rcaller in FME to perform zonal statistics. input: shapefile and a Geotiff I read that the Rcaller reads the input data as a dataframe when it is imported into the Rcaller (R)...
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FME Combine Values

I am new in FME and have a table with 10 columns. Every column contains different values. I want to create a new column, which contains a combination of the other columns and for every combination of ...
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Task Scheduler doesn't like Floating License

While trying to run an FME workspace weekly it has become clear that Task Scheduler won't open FME. I think this is due to missing the floating license credentials. Has anyone else run into this? If ...
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How to use the datasets in the workspace in a “PythonCreator” transformer?

I have 2 datasets in my workspace and I want to use "PythonCreator" transformer to create a new feature base on those datasets in my workspace but I don't know how to use workspace datasets in "...
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Create geometry from WKT in FME

How to create geoemtry from WKT in FME? We have a csv file in WKT format: "ID";"GEOM" "1";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, 20 21, 12)" "2";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, 20 21, 12)" "3";"LINESTRING ( 15, 20 16, ...
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Batchtransform multiple shapefiles with FME

I would like to batch-transform multiple shapefiles which are stores in several different folders. I used the batch deploy with the option "recreate source folder structure" which works well for ...
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How to add filename as attribute of shp file in FME?

I'm not familiar with FME, so normally I only use auto-generate. Because I need to extract the filename and put it as an attribute in the shp file, so I try to add the transformer like this. But the ...
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How to prevent creating blocks when using DWG writer to draw lines or polygons in FME desktop

I had a MapInfo TAB reader and a DWG writer in my workspace. I used line part of DWGStyler transformer to draw lines and polygons in my DWG output file, when I ran my workspace the output schema was ...
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Determine if a polygon is not enclosed by other polygons

Does anyone know of a routine/function or transformer that would identify if a polygon is not fully enclosed/surrounded by other polygons? The polygons have no gaps or slivers between them so if a ...
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How to create new attributes in a feature from the value of another attribute

I have an Excel reader in my workspace that have 2 attributes (CurrentName and NewName). The value of "CurrentName" shows a list of attribute names in the another reader that already are exist in my ...
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FME - FeatureReader parameters - Dataset: $(Output_GDB)

Novice FME user here. I have an FME model that I need to run on a quarterly basis, which among other things writes an ESRI file geodatabase and calculates zonal statistics by way of a PythonCaller. I'...
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Converting hours to acceptable FME format?

I have an Excel document with a 'time' column. I need to get this column into an appropriate format for FME to convert the values to minutes. The problem is that the cells are in different formats (h:...
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Creating a .bat file to run multiple FME scripts

I have the task of creating a batch file that will run FME scripts that update data layers to AGOL. I am completely unfamiliar with .bat and have not found anything online that really summarizes the ...
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Mapping attributes from input shapefile to output CAD file using FME?

I'm trying to do a simple data conversion using FME where I take a point shapefile and convert it to CAD (DWG). Even though I have connected the attributes I want mapped into the output file, the ...
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Creating relationship class in QGIS for uploading to ArcGIS Online?

Since I don't have the advanced license for ArcGIS Pro, I'm trying to create relationship class in other programs. Would ArcGIS Online support relationship (O-M) created through another program (...
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Use command line to call an FME workbench from a python tool in ArcGIS

I have a Python script that I run in ArcGIS Desktop 10.2. I also have an FME workbench I use in part of the same process. I currently have to run half of the script, switch to FME then run the other ...