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particular way that information is encoded for storage in a computer file

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What format is this list of times, lats and lons?

I have a bunch of strings from an XML file of a sailboat race (the Volvo Ocean Race 2011-2012). The XML file was consumed by an old flash app which I no longer have access to. I am 90% sure the ...
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QGIS format_number with tailing zeros

I am working in a attribute table trying to format my numbers, but want to keep ending zeros. I am using format_numbers("column",sig figs). For the most part, it is working, but for example ...
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Selecting features from partial string in where clause with variable of Select Layer By Attribute in ArcPy

I am new to coding using ArcPy. My code is: roadname = "Ly Thuong Kiet" arcpy.SelectLayerByAttribute_management("inLayer_lyr","NEW_SELECTION",""" "...
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Convert Terrain Data to .3arc Format

I have received a request to convert some terrain data to .3arc format. Anybody heard about this format? I did a quick search online but couldn't find anything. Thanks in advance.
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Formatting decimal numbers in legend

I am using a graduated legend, using the default format "%1 - %2". The numbers are formatted using decimal points, like "1.1 - 1.2". How could I change this to using decimal commas,...
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MODIS 'system:time_start' format problem in Google Earth Engine

In Google Earth Engine, what is the default format of time_start for MOD10A1 image?For example, var modisCollection = ee.ImageCollection('MODIS/006/MOD10A1') .filterDate('2000-08-21', '2001-02-28'...
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Georeference a LAS file with txt2las using a Geomedia coordinate system file (.csf)

I need to transform a file in a .csv file into a LAS file. I have a LiDAR data folder, in this folder I have these files: A .csv file that contains the the point data Some metadata files (schema, ...
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How to open Cesium 3D tiles with QGIS 3

How to open Cesium 3D Tiles with Qgis The format is not available but this is an OGC standard: https://www.ogc.org/standards/3DTiles GeoPackage seems to be working on adding the extension: https://...
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Change date format into readable format in GEE

I have code in GEE which create table with the sentinel2 mean NDVI data for certain period. my problem is that the table in the end has two column with the dates, one is the name of each image (not ...
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Unknown spatial data file format

I am building a tool to calculate navigation charges for aircraft flying within Europe. This function is administered by an organisation called EUROCONTROL. EUROCONTROL have an application of their ...
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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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Trying to extract point X and Y from Geodatabase from outside a GIS

I have a geodatabase which I would like to integrate with processes outside ArcGIS. (On our systems Arc is a fairly closed system). I have managed to connect to the database and perform an extract ...
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OpenLayers data format [closed]

I am just running an application using OpenLayers. All data is transfered from my database in GEOJSON format. My current task is to review the implementation of the data format. Important ...
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In which format am I working and how can I plot it correctly on GIS?

I've been working recently replicating this paper: "Constructing Street Networks from GPS trajectories". They got a repository with the implemented code. Anyway, the issue is that their data is in the ...
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Getting error from Timestamp format for QGIS Time Manager?

I encounter a strange error in QGIS Timemanager: I have two csv-files, encoded UTF-8, EPSG 4326. Only one of them can be read by timemanager-plugin, the other one produces this error-message: An ...
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Change data format in QGIS field calculator using format_date

I´d like to change the data format in the attribute table from yyyy-MM-dd (default) to dd.MM.yy using the format_date function in the field calculator. Using: format_date(date, 'dd.MM.yy') I got ...
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Dashed line with different colour fill and stroke in QGIS

How can I create a dashed line with a different fill and stroke colour? I have a white dash line on my map "former range" which doesn't show up in the legend, which has a white background. I want to ...
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Changing name of file download from browser app?

I am developing browser application using MapServer and JavaScript. I've got part where on map click I get FeatureInfo about an object: function getFeatureInfoGML(map){ var openwindowhandle=...
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Interpreting the type and type name of data formats in QGIS

I am trying to wrap my head around storing attribute values in the most efficient way for a large shapefile (>1 000 000 records). I have found excellent descriptions of data representations in 8-bit, ...
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Optimal method to convert raster from 32bit Float to 8bit Byte to reduce file size in QGIS 3

I have a raster file (.tif) that contains integer values from 1 to 31. I have realized that the values are stored as Float32 with NoData Value=-3.39999999999999996e+38 (see raster information below). ...
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Removing extra dots when loading Python script

This is probably a silly question, but I'm having a problem whenever I load a Python script in ArcMap where extra dots are loaded with the script (see below) that I must manually delete prior to ...
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GeoNetwork address format

In GeoNetwork 3.4, the default format for Metadata information "Contact" is the American Format i.e. street, nummer, city, Postal Code, Country example: Rue Vautier 29, Bruxelles, 1000, Belgium ...
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Changing date format in QGIS?

I have just created a date field attribute. In Proprieties > Fields of the layer I made this: And the attribute tables shows this: What I want to see is the date in this format: 07-01-2019 and ...
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String Formatting;-Calling values from a dictionary to select by attribute in fc

New to python. In the code below, I create a dictionary b={} and wish to call keys to select by attribute. All goes well until I am required to format strings to come up with whereclause. I am ...
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Time Slider feature in ArcGIS 10.5 is displaying layer time extent to 1/1/0001 12:00:00 AM

I've add a polygon shapefile that has a field that contains date and time in it's column. However, when I attempt to calculate the layer time extent I'm getting the values of 1/1/0001 12:00:00 AM ...
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What are TRW or TRE formatted locations?

I have data from a U.S. state and for each item, there is a Location ID in the format T##R##E-## Sometimes the E is a W. What is this format?
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What file format has 18n, 18g and 18o file extensions?

My professor (who is now unreachable on holiday) gave me files to work with for a mapping project. The files were retrieved from the Ordinance Survey Ireland webpage. They were used to differentially ...
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Arcmap reads column of integers in .csv as strings instead of numbers [duplicate]

When reading a column of integers (land cover classes) from a CSV file, ArcMap (10.5) automatically assigns a field type of 'string', rather than a number format (e.g. 'Long'). This makes it so you ...
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Select Entrys by Time

I want to select entries of my GPS-Point data only recorded from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and close out all others. Right now, its in a String format (00:00:06). I tried "time": >= '07:00:00' and "time": &...
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What could cause text under 255 characters to import as BLOB format?

I'm importing a table from an .accdb file in Access 2016 into ArcMap 10.6 via an OLE DB connection and one of my nine text fields is importing in BLOB format. It and all the other fields are formatted ...
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Format date in CartoCSS infowindow

I have a date feild in my data and when I add it to an info window, it shows in zulu time (2017-11-06T00:00:00.000). Is there a way to format the cartoCSS and HTML so that only the date, and not the ...
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Raster Calculator QGIS 3.0 , cannot specify output data type

I am trying to generate a raster layer from the subtraction of a DSM raster layer and a DTM raster layer. Both my DSM and DTM are in float64 data type. When I run the raster calculator to do the ...
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Why ENVI IDL writing gifs upside down?

I have a binary classification file shows urban areas. I need to convert this file to 8 bit unsigned integer GIF format. ENVI can't save images as GIF so I've used IDL and write a few lines to ...
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QGIS Attribute Table Format (columns and rows)

I am having a Data Format problem with Qgis using the timemanager. I loaded a layer with timecodes and values for 1 point and finally made it work. Now i dont have one point, but 250. Those 250 points ...
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Lat/Long Format and Conversion

I have downloaded data in a .mif file format and I was having issues overlaying it in QGIS. I checked the attribute table and the latitude and longitude were showing as below, this is one line from ...
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OpenLayers 4.2 - Changing the interaction geometry type from polygon to multipolygon

I would like to make a selection with DragBox interaction and get the geometry type to Multipolygon. Right now I'm getting a Polygon type back : var source = new ol.source.Vector({wrapX: false}); ...
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Trouble-shooting Time Manager date format problem [duplicate]

I've been trying to format a field in a vector file in QGIS to be run in Time manager and, for some reason I can't figure out, it still is not running. I read the other threads here associated with ...
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Identify the degree , Minutes and seconds from coordinates

I have coordinates which has degree format, i want to convert it into decimal format, For this i want to grab Degree , Minutes and seconds from coordinates. Standard format is DDMMSS N / DDMMSS E , ...
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Latitude/Longitude conversion [closed]

I have 64 bit as lat/long (32 bit lat , 32 bit long). I don't know its original format (and type) but I know its position on Google map. I extract lat long as below (in MATLAB): lat=uint32*180/2^31 ...
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Sum of numeric field is not displaying as a real number in QGIS

I have calculated the area of polygons in my map in the Attribute Table with the Field calculator This command gives me a new column with the area for each polygon Then I go to the "Basic Statistics ...
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GeoServer WMS GetCapabilities AJAX response as JSON?

How can I get GeoServer WMS GetCapabilities request as JSON? For example this is a WMS link: https://www.ngs.noaa.gov/GeoServer/NSDE/ows?service=WMS&request=GetCapabilities& I am getting ...
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Need to edit and rearrange Text points in QGIS

I have thousands of points currently saved as a Drawing Interchange file that I brought into a QGIS project. Each point has attributes that has one bar of text assigned to it. I need to add a word ...
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Convert Text to Mtext and rearrange with QGIS

I have multiple names and parcel data in text form in AutoCAD. I want to make them in the format as follows: N/F First and Last Name (Same as Shown) T.A #Tax Number (Add T.A. # to each then keep ...
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PyQGIS QgsRasterCalculator output format

I am currently scripting a simple raster operation. But, since I must do it thousands of time I would prefer if the output could be in the same format as the input or, at least in Int16. Yet, it ...
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Geographic coordinates; Different latitude & longitude format?

I am having trouble identifying what format these coordinates are in. Is it DMS? Latitude Longitude N49-46.7 W086-56.4 N51-28.7 W000-27.7 N40-51.0 W074-03.6 N01-21.6 E103-59.4 How do ...
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Address formatting for TIGER geocoder

I'm making some test for the geocoder comparing it with google and I have noticed that the results depend a lot on the address format. E.G. These give addresses: 358 SEVENTH AVENUE MANHATTAN 10001 ...
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GPS coordinates to OLEX

My goal is to convert gps coordinates to the format which the OLEX plotter has, so I can import them as marks. So I created a point at 64 10.239N and 51 41.523W I exported the point, and the file ...
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Alternative file format to ESRI Shapefile? [duplicate]

ESRI Shapefile requires multiple file, such as .shp, .prj and etc. and it's not preferable for me. So I'm looking for substitute to it. Are there good file formats which meet the follows ? Results ...
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How to output rasters other than 16-bit with the Arc Polyline to Raster tool?

Using ArcGIS Desktop 10.4.1, I am attempting to convert a FGDB line feature class to a raster using the Polyline to Raster tool. The input feature's value field contains integer values that range ...
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In a shapefile, is it possible to have multiple rows linked to a same map feature?

I want to know whether it is possible to have more than one row of the dbf file that comes with a shapefile map linked to the same feature of such shapefile. The reason for that is simple: to have ...