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GPS eXchange Format is an open non-propietary GPS file format free from license restrictions used to describe waypoints, tracks, and routes. Its tags store location, elevation, and time. Outside of Esri, it is the defacto standard for exchanging GPS data between applications.

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GPX route generator for android

I am looking for a free, easy to use android app or mobile friendly website to plan a route and save it in GPX format. So far I have seen https://mapstogpx.com/ which unfortunately does not work with ...
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Transfering GPX files from Basecamp to CSV files for use in ArcMap

How do I transfer GPX files from Garmin Basecamp to CSV files for use in ArcMap? I have saved all my points and tracks in Basecamp and now need to plot them on ArcMap.
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Import GPX track into existing Line/MultiLineString Layer

I'm working on a project to map utility lines on a small university campus. We have paper maps right now, and we're looking to step into the modern era a little bit. What I currently have set up is ...
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Converting QGIS vector layer to single track that can be used in Garmin Basecamp

I would like to export a vector layer from QGIS into a GPX file consisting just of a single track. I can export the layer, which in QGIS shows a cycle route, i.e. a single line, in GPX format. I think ...
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GPX driver not working with vsicurl

I want to access a couple of GPX files online to extract the tracks and waypoints for some feature classes. When I download the files, ogrinfo (version 2.4.1 on a Mac)works fine. ogrinfo /Users/...
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Uploading GPX file to website and displaying it visually

I'd like to create a file upload button and then print the resulting gpx file on the map, could anyone have a look at this code to see where I'm going wrong? body: <form action="/action_page.php"...
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GPX visualiser using JavaScript [closed]

I'm trying to write an HTML page where the user can upload a GPX file and it is then converted into a series of points on a map, using OpenStreetMap. What is the best way to do this? (Using JavaScript)...
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Openlayer 5.3 : select part of gpx/kml [closed]

I created a page where people can upload a gpx or kml file. Openlayers makes this a piece of cake. But now I would like to provide some kind of editing to select a piece of the multilinestring. What ...
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Change measuring frequncy of gpx file

I need to change the measuring interval ("resolution") of tracks in gpx files. The reason is that I want to try a QGIS plugin that requires a specific interval. I took a look at gpsbabel but from ...
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Issue creating a GPX file using GeoPandas

I am trying to write a GPX file using GeoPandas and Fiona. gdf = gpd.read_file('data.shp', headesr= None) gdf.to_file('data.gpx', 'GPX') The geodataframe created still having the column names. First ...
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Convert LiDAR GPX to DEM in QGIS?

I'm a water resources engineer with literally zero GIS experience. I'm working as a volunteer on a Engineers Without Borders project delivering safe drinking water to a remote community, where my team ...
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How to split BIG 4GB GPX file into many?

How to split such file into many smaller ones ? It contains around 6 million different routes. I want to split 1 file with 6 million features (line string paths) so I have 6 million features. 1 ...
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Profile tool and GPS data in QGIS

I am trying to get elevation graph with the Terrain profile tool on my GPS data and can't get it to work. I have GPX file from a drive. I got this imported in QGIS. I have elevation data for each ...
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Viewing route in GPX format together with POIs in KMZ format?

I've got a route for an ultra endurance cycling event (1000 miles unsupported) as well as a KMZ file with all of the churches in the country (Denmark). Churches are of great help since they have ...
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What are the standard <type> values for <trkpt> in a GPX file?

From the documentation - https://www.topografix.com/gpx_manual.asp#type, I see one mentioned - "Hiking Trail". In another question's comment, I found out that another possible value is "wptType". ...
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Generating single GPX File from two feature classes in ArcGIS Pro [closed]

I currently have two feature classes. One is a point feature class consisting of sampling stations for a citizen science project. The second is a line feature class consisting of the route that an ...
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Import OSMAND tracks in QGIS

I would like to import GPS tracks created in osmand to QGIS. First, I exported the tracks in gpx format from OSMand. then I tried using the vector-->GPS tools --> load GPX file dialog. The file is ...
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Fail to upload gpx to Garmin GPS (GPSmap 60CSx) from Linux using gpsbabel CLI

I am trying to upload some gpx data (GPX XML format) to a Garmin GPSmap 60CSx unit using the gpsbabel (v.1.5.4) command line interface for Linux (Ubuntu 18.04). I followed instructions from the ...
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Can gpxpy write .gpx file?

I want to build a .gpx file and was hoping to use gpxpy. I can see how to build such a file in memory, but I can't see how to write it out to disk. Is it possible for gpxpy to write files?
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Export boundaries as gpx file from Open Street Map?

How can I export the boundaries of this area as GPX? Is there any way? https://www.openstreetmap.org/relation/1595533#map=14/50.8945/14.3287 Background: I'm planing a hiking tour through the ...
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Loading a GPX file using OpenLayers 2

I am trying to read a gpx file and add it as a layer to Open Layers. Here is my code snippet osMap = new OpenLayers.Map({ div: "map", maxExtent: extent, resolutions: ...
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GPX file gets incorrect buffer QGIS [duplicate]

When I try to perform a buffer of 10m on my imported gpxfile (geometry listed as points), the buffer covers more like 1000 km. I tried the same with a line vector file, which seems to work properly. I ...
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Extracting X and Y coordinates from .gpx file using QGIS?

I'm using QGIS 2.18.17 on Linux Mint 19. I have several .gpx files of waypoints recorded using a handheld GPS device. I can load them on to QGIS or Google Earth with no problems. However, I want to be ...
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How to plot elevation charts from a GPX file that has elevation data

Is there a service or package that converts a GPX file into an elevation chart? I need either a CLI, a Web API, or a library/other software that could be wrapped up as a small service. The GPX ...
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GPS file categorizer

Do you know a software tool that can categorize/group GPS track files based on the location of its points? I need a tool (standalone executable, script or QGIS extension) which I can feed a list of ...
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Export selected lines as GPX

I have created an option in my Leaflet.js web map that exports clicked lines as GPX, but it is just exports only the last clicked line. I need to export all clicked/highlighted/selected lines in one ...
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Software Recommendations: make a flyover video from GPX log? [closed]

I m trying to make a video similar to this (at 53 seconds): https://youtu.be/OEU5BCZV6Sc?t=53 from GPX logs we have from our drone. Google Earth Pro software doesn't allow nearly enough customization, ...
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Converting Point Feature to Latitude/Longitude Coordinate and GPX?

I drew a point feature using the draw tool in ArcMap on a map in an area of interest. I am now interested in extracting the actual latitude/longitude of this point in geographic space so I can ...
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Converting GPX data stored in CSV into geography data type (WKB or WKT)?

I have a CSV that contains some data relating to hikes undertaken by various people. For each hike, there is an ID, max_elevation, length, start_time, end_time, and GPX field (along with some other ...
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Generate a GPX file that matches a road network from an imported drawing

I'm looking for a tool that'll help create a GPX file which will help me run a track and create "GPS Art" or "GPS Drawing". I would like to draw simple shapes, like animals or texts by following a ...
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Simple workflow for a GPX track export from GIS data, avoiding illogical geometry (on QGIS)?

GPX exports from GIS information are difficult, because a normal dataset - made of a number of separate line features - does not specify the order in which lines should be interpreted. A good GPX ...
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Find the theoretically fastest route based on many partially overlapping GPX tracks

Between the points A and Z in a city, there are several possible routes that may partially overlap or cross at crossroads (such as A→B→C→D→Z, A→J→C→D→Z, A→K→C→L→Z, A→M→N→L→Z, etc.). This may be ...
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Is there a program to read all the data contained in a waypoint in a .gpx track file and assign it to a variable?

This is related to geodata. I am a plant explorer and go into Ecuador and Peru looking for new species of plants. I take close to 1000 pictures each time I go, and I use a Garmin Oregon GPS device ...
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GPS waypoints are giving me different coordinates once transformed into proper coordinate system?

I recently went and collected some waypoints with a GPS that is in NAD27 UTM16N. After uploading the GPX file into QGIS, I saved it as an ESRI shapefile, and changed the CRS from WGS84 to NAD27 UTM16N....
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How to show only selected features in ArcGIS Story Map

Is there a method to show only a select number of features within a layer in an ArcGIS Story Map? I have to add a .GPX file to a Map Journal style Story Map and am unable to do any processing on it. ...
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Merge <trk>'s into one?

I have a GPX file that contains multiple < trk > sections that follow each other. Is there a Windows application that will join them into a single < trk > section? I tried GPSBabel, and ...
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Automating conversion from .SHP to .GPX for thousands of shapefiles?

I am looking for a way to automate conversion from .Shp to .Gpx. I know how to save a shapefile into gpx in a layer, but it would take too much time to do 1 by 1 as we might receive thousands of ...
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Auto generating waypoints to a GPX file along track (hiking path - not as crow flies)

I have used Google Maps to build a list of waypoints for a trail I want to hike but the waypoints are simply my start, end and maybe a couple of points of interest for my day and any campgrounds along ...
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How to convert KML file to GPX or GNX? [closed]

I have to select manually the areas of extraction from SAS Planet
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GPSBabel KML document has incorrect name

I'm using GPSBabel to convert GPX tracks in a directory to KML linestrings using the following: @ECHO OFF setlocal for %%i in (C:\Users\...\*.gpx) do ( gpsbabel.exe -t -i gpx -o kml,points=0 %...
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Merging bunch of tracks into fewer?

The following OverpassTurbo query for train routes in Sicily, Italy, returns ten's of tiny tracks: [out:json][timeout:25]; //Sicily: 39152 rel(39152);map_to_area -> .searchArea; ( node["...
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Get a gps navigatable file from a Google map available on a website

I am trying to download this - http://googlemapkml.publishpath.com/Websites/googlemapkml/files/Content/5880032/GEDriving66.htm - map on to my phone. My end goal is to be able to drive on this route, ...
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Compress GPX file

I have a .gpx file with a size of about 20MB. I want to load this file into a bicycle navigation application but somehow the file seems to be tool large. Are there ways to compress the file? In QGIS ...
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GPX Track Information - time stamp of track

I'm working with *.gpx data to see how long certain bus lines are and to have a time stamp from bus stop to bus stop. So, I know I can import these tracks into QGIS quite easily, but when I do this, ...
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Convert CSV GPS Logs to GPX on Android (GPSBabel on Android)

I bought a GPS Logger - a small device that will, while turned on, log the GPS Coordinates to a SD card every second. It has no display and no other UI than 3 buttons and a couple of LEDs. The Device ...
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How to add global parameters to Geojson in QGIS?

I have gpx data geojson like below: {"type": "FeatureCollection","features": [ {"type": "Feature","properties":{"time":"2018-03-15T12:22:17.293Z","provider":"network","time_long":"1521116537293","...
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Problems when converting KML files to GPX

Looking at the KML and the GPX file that I created (in QGIS through 'Save as'), in QGIS it looks as if the lines are all right (picture 1), but when I open it in another type of GPS program like ...
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Display GPX file on a GPSmap 62s GPS device

I have to do a regular survey and for that I have produced a grid on QGIS 3.0 (Girona) After producing the (vector) grid I save it as a GPX file (as proposed) I Saw that the GPX_USE_EXTENSIONS ...
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GPX file not converting using ArcToolbox

I have a number of .gpx files that I want to convert so that they can be viewed in ArcGIS. When I have tried using the ArcToolbox 'convert from GPS' tool, it has previously worked. Recently however, ...
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How to convert UTM to gpx in QGIS

I have a problem to convert UTM datasets in to a .gpx file. The dataset (800 sets) is like this:Name Number (Zone East North for UTM) Adam-Riese-Strasse 40 (32U 5550307,25 475061, 14). After importing ...