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graphical user interface (GUI,[1] sometimes pronounced 'gooey')[2] is a type of user interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices through graphical icons and visual indicators such as secondary notation

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Is there any way to reorder layers in GeoPackage and change the default naming in QGIS?

I have successfully saved several layers in one GeoPackage in QGIS 3.8. This is how it looks like in DB manager: I found out that the ordering of the layers is somehow strange when loading the GPKG ...
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Customize QGIS interface

I'm writing here to ask some questions for a thesis project. My ideas are confused, but I'll try to be clear. I have a GIS project that represents some historical goods in a region. Each good has ...
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Seeking tutorial on Time Slider in Carto?

I want to add a time slider to a map. It looks as if I have to do that via CartoCSS but I really don't know where to start. Unfortunately, I don't understand what all the other posts regarding this ...
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How to flash selected feature using pyqgis?

In ArcGIS, when one clicks a feature with the identify tool, it will flash/flicker, which makes the feature really easy to see for a moment. Reportedly, there is also a flash method in its ArcObject ...
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Launch QGIS GUI using batch file and Python 3 - Windows 10

Ultimately I'm attempting to launch the QGIS GUI and run a python script from a batch file. I've reviewed numerous instances referencing similar scenarios on this and other forums but for the life of ...
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Getting error message while running GRASS command?

I'm using GRASS 6.4.3(installed with OSGeo4W) under Windows 8.1 x64. When I type commands in the command console below, I often face these problems: type command which has "space", like:g.list rast, ...
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QGIS crashes when toggle editing for child layer in QgsDualView

The crash occurs for: Ubuntu 18.04 bionic QGIS 3.4.2 For reproduce the crash, I use the data from Natural Earth Data: https://www.naturalearthdata.com/http//www.naturalearthdata.com/download/110m/...
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Layers Panel Disappeared Completely

I see that other people have mentioned losing track of the layers panel, and people have rightly pointed out that it can be restored by View > Panels > Layers. But in my install on MacOS 10.14.3, the ...
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Launching GRASS GIS 6.4.3 GUI on windows 8.1?

I downloaded GRASS GIS from this website: GRASS GIS - Home, and I choose winGRASS 6.4.3 standalone installer to download. After I installed, I click on its icon: I can't launch it even though I have ...
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Create foldable section in QGIS tool using R script

I am developping a GUI tool in QGIS using an R script and I am wondering how to add this kind of foldable section in the graphical interface.
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How to get QGIS canvas in plugin window? [closed]

I'm working on project where I need insert QGIS canvas as a widget in QGIS plugin. When user click on button it should be loaded into widget. Something like this, this is example where satellite map ...
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Replicating the Layers Panel in my app, with sub-layers [closed]

I've followed this post, using the QGIS Desktop Python Console, to create color ranges for my vector layer. QGIS displays a nice selectable tree in the Layers Panel. Now I want to develop my own app, ...
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Add Help Menu entry in QGIS 3 from `startup.py`

I would like to add a menu entry in the Help menu pointing to some web ressource, say https://gis.stackexchange.com. The following code executed from the python console works perfect: from qgis.utils ...
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Arranging GUI elements in QGIS 3 processing model user interface

Using QGIS 3 graphical modeler I created a model with a variety of input parameters (> 10). When starting the model, a nice user interface is generated. But the arrangement of the GUI elements is ...
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Does ArcGIS Desktop have equivalent to RStudio Console Windows?

I know Esri provides scripting capacity, via the Python window, but I've had a hard time with it. Making the jump from the Field calculator to the Python window was too much to me. Trying to keep 3 ...
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QGIS “Raster->Georeference” menu item not showing up

I am using QGIS 2.12.0 Lyon. I have installed a plug-in called "Georeferencer GDAL" and the version of that plug-in is 3.1.9 . [I am working on a Mac which is running OS X Yosemite 10.10.5.] I am ...
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Creating A Legend by Iteration over ee.List() Object Google Earth Engine

The Goal is to adapt the Legend from the Example for my Data I just Changed the Following: In the original the names and their palettes of subclasses are separated in different subclasswise-...
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Earth Engine Map view disappeared from Code Editor API. How can I bring it back?

This question is about the interface on Google Earth Engine. I have been using it for several days without problem, however just today the map view disappeared. I can still bring up a small inset in ...
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Change style properties of several layers simultaneously?

I'm working on bulk data. I have a few hundred GeoTIFF images imported into a QGIS project, and I'd like to modify their layer properties - things like the no-data-value, transparency of certain pixel ...
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Seeking pretty icons for GIS development?

I am developing GIS software and I want to build a pretty GUI for it. Where can I found some pretty icons for my GUI? I mean for example, icons for adding a vector or raster. I mean icons like ...
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Symbol selector cannot be resized

I recently use QGIS 3.0.0, in Windows 8. Today, I work with symbol. When I use SVG symbol, the symbol selector window become so long, even under the taskbar, I cannot resize or drag up the window (it ...
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Distance vs cost in QGIS network analysis

I'd like to calculate shortest route and distance in QGIS 3.2. In the past I have used the v.net.iso, v.net.distance and v.net.path tools. However, I've noticed that there is no distance parameter ...
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Replacing action triggered script by one supplied through QGIS plugin?

In ArcView 3 all controls (menu choices, buttons, tools) had scripts associated with them that could be changed simply by supplying a script with the same name through an extension (plugin). That way ...
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Can a custom command be placed in attribute table window toolbar in ArcMap?

Is it possible to place custom command on ArcMap's attribute table window toolbar? As far as I understand I need GUID or ProgID of this toolbar in order to find appropriate ICommandItem with ...
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QGIS 3 Madeira Move Point Features Button

In QGIS 3 "Madeira" and "Bonn" I miss the button that allows you to move point features. Any ideas?
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How to show QgsLayerTreeView in a custom applications

I need to read some raster data and show their information in a tree widget, but while I use QgsLayerTreeView, it can not shown in my GUI. The last is my code, I want to know where i am wrong from ...
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Create 2nd UI Window for Qgis 3.0 Plugin

I have built a Qgis 3.0 Plugin which was created by QGIS Plugin Builder. The Plugin has two separate options which work perfectly (see Figure). However, I want to attach two completely separate UIs ...
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GUI tools for PostgreSQL/PostGIS?

as a cartographer I work with TileMill to visualize geodata. I installed a local PostgreSQL server with PostGIS and osm2pgsql. Everything works fine. Anyhow, I am new to working with servers and the ...
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QGIS on UHD screen

I've got a new laptop that came with a 4k UHD screen. The GUI on QGIS doesn't scale well making most of the menu elements too small to easily see. Is there a way to change the scale of the gui?
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How to display a picture in QGIS custom form?

I'd like to integrate an UI file as a form in QGIS 2.8. The UI file is created in QT Designer. One of the attributes in the attribute table is a filepath to an image. I'd like to display the picture ...
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QGIS 3 processing script won't show gui when executed from editor

Different from QGIS 2, when I execute a processing script from the Processing Script Editor by pressing the Play-button in QGIS 3 it's GUI is not created. Seems to me that the initAlgorithm() method ...
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Python based GUI with some GIS capabilities [closed]

I would like to construct a Python based GUI which has basic GIS visualization capability. This capability should include: 1) importing OpenSteetMap 2) importing shapefiles/rasters 3) turning ...
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Creating a symbology value for “all other values” in QGIS 3.0 - clarifying question

This question centers the Symbology tab in QGIS 3.0. I'm working with categorical data describing event venues in the Chicago area. This is a point dataset which will be overlayed on a street basemap....
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Prompting for user input during ArcGIS Python script tool execution?

I want to prompt for user input after all parameters have been specified for the script tool. I've seen many forum posts and stackexchange questions about this, and they all conclude that it's ...
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Configuring QGIS to show only toolbars wanted?

I friend of mine asked me a question the other day that I didn't knew the answer to. In his organization, they are using QGIS for non GIS-experienced people. He would like to configure QGIS to only ...
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Are there GUI resources for gdal and ogr?

For those who are new to the programming side of GIS, I feel that a lot of great tools and resources are inacessible. I am interested in GUI based wizards for handling geoprocessing with libraries ...
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Add feature in carto builder

With carto editor I could add feature but now in carto builder I don't know how to do it. Where is the button "Add feature"?
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Is it possible to “crack open” the QGIS GUI to see what coding commands are executed whilst working?

I would like to see the coding that is executed when working in QGIS e.g. using the tool bars and performing tasks in the GUI. Is there a way to see what coding is going on behind the GUI? I would ...
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QGIS 3.0 (from OSGeo4W Installer) unusable on HiRes Displays?

Just installed QGIS 3.0 from OSGeo4W Network installer on a 13'' convertible notebook with 3200x1800 resolution (Win10) and it looks like this (toolbars and menu bar cover nearly half the display ...
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Can't view fill of small leaflet layer when zoomed out

I have a leaflet map with lots of little circles to mark particular points. When zoomed in, they look great. I can see both the orange fill and the black outline. When zoomed out, however, I can only ...
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How to navigate through a vectorgrid with arrow keys in QGIS

I have a written a python-script below which creates a vector grid based on the resolution of a .tif image (satellite imagery). import processing layer = iface.activeLayer() #define parameters for ...
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Identify tool and highlighting behaviour in QGIS 2.6

I have a problem with the identify tool in QGIS 2.6. Somehow the object highlighting doesn't go off when i click on another object with the identify tool in QGIS. In earlier versions, when you ...
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Can anyone recommend an Arcpy GUI? [duplicate]

Can anyone recommend a GUI for arcpy? So if I want to run my script as an exe with some blank text boxes(or text boxes with default entries), radio buttons, check boxes etc.
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Using Gui tools and arcpy.mapping? [closed]

For a project I want to create a little program that does simple things like export a map from the python command line, but also users are able to edit said map (without having to open arcmap) e.g ...
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if __name__==“main”: in standalone Python script for QGIS

I am working on a standalone Python script for loading shapefile layers into an application window with my central widget being canvas. The previous code I had written is almost identical to the code ...
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Creating GUI for an arcgis project with python [closed]

I am new to Python and been putting my hands around ArcGIS for a while. So I am wondering if it is possible to create a GUI for an ArcGIS project I did and compile it to a desktop application or web ...
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How to display a progress bar in an arcpy python toolbox?

I'm programming a python toolbox (*.pyt) and want to display a progressbar in arcgis 10.3. I'm using the same piece of code as this one, but I can't see the same dialog box as above. I can only see ...
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customizing QGIS Layers Panel to show layer CRS next to layer name

Is there a way to customize the Layers Panel so that the layer CRS is showed next to the layer name? A little bit more context why this would be handy: I am writing some instructions to use (Q)GIS in ...
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Can't open LASzip GUI on Windows 10?

I am new to liDAR and trying to extract some .laz files to .las. It seems that this should be a pretty straightforward process in Windows using the LASzip GUI, however I am not able to open the ...
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Is there any documentation on how to change the user interface of Potree?

Has anyone found or created any information regarding the different user interfaces of Potree? I have created LiDAR portals using the LAStools laspublish tool to create Potree sites, but cannot see ...