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Questions tagged [import]

To bring data from one computer system or application into another.

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osm2pgsql import OSM data in EPSG:27700

I am trying to use osm2pgsql on Windows to import OSM data to a PostGIS database. I want to pass the EPSG:27700 via the --proj option as follows: osm2pgsql --proj 27700 <other options not shown>...
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field information lost when importing geojson file into qgis

I have an attribute in the geojson file which contains a list of elements (usually 3). The attribute has 700-1000 characters. I learned that for shape files, qgis can only have fields with less than ...
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Need guidance on programmatically creating color-coded maps ( choropleths ) with near-real-time data [on hold]

I know enough about tiles to know I don't know enough, so my questions are may seem vague. I'm looking for a push in the right direction. I know I want to create chropleths. I want to show them on ...
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Importing OL5 files in NodeJS

I need to import things from OpenLayers-5 into my NodeJS application so that I can show the WMS-layers I made with GeoServer. It seems that there is no way around NodeJS with Express if I want to ...
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Inputting CSV in QGIS graphical modeler and defining its geometry [duplicate]

Is it possible to have a model in QGIS graphical modeller which accepts a CSV with geometry fields and then allows you to use them for the rest of the model as if it was a vector file? This is ...
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Why does KML file imported into R result in blank 'Description' column but data is present when viewed in QGIS?

As the title states when I import a KML file into R the Description column is blank despite the data being visible when the same file is viewed in QGIS. The KML file was a KMZ file from the Avenza app....
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Formatting Autocad DWF of utility lines for import into ArcGIS Desktop? [closed]

I work for a govt organization. We are using ArcGIS Desktop 10.6 with ArcSDE. We are having a sub-contractor map our Fiber infrastructure but they will be using Autocad Civil 3d to do this. I know ...
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Import GeoTIFF data into ArcMap

I have a problem with importing data to ArcMap. I want to import high-resolution temperature and precipitation data, stored in GeoTIFF files. Information about the project and the data can be found ...
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Cannot open .osm file in QGIS

I want to view a .osm file that was generated from an Overpass API query. I tried the steps given in QGIS tutorial on OSM wiki. The tutorial says Start QGIS Desktop Go to: Vector (menu) → ...
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Google Earth Engine uploading table asset meets "invalid shapefile supporting file“

I am trying to upload a series of data coordinates to Google Earth Engine. First, I used ArcGIS and converted the Excel data to shapefile and I got eight files. However, when I am trying to upload ...
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QGIS 3 imports DATE type colum in Oracle Database as QDate, losing hh:mm:ss

I am at the moment working on a lift for an QGIS 2 plugin to work with QGIS 3. The plugin specifies a QgsDataSourceUri and uses it in an QgsVectorLayer. In the specific table, laying in an Oracle ...
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Importing data from external plugin using QGIS?

I would like to know how to use the QGIS API to import locations from an external pluging. To be more specific, I'm collecting coordinates from another program (written in C++) and I want this program ...
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Importing shapefile into Mapit

Unable to import an ESRI generated shapefile (just a simple polygon layer) into the Android app. MapIT does not recognize the file(s) in the upload screen, I can not select nor view it. I have ...
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Importing data or georeferencing images from online maps?

I would really like to add my own feature-classes over this racial dot map (for metro Atlanta), but I'm not even sure where to begin. I was thinking of taking a screenshot and georeferencing some ...
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Error in reading point cloud data (.las) in R?

I want to generate a DEM using a point cloud (.las) for which I tried reading it in R using rlas, lidR and rLiDAR : readLAS command and none of it seems to work. The LASfile is not being read at all....
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WPS fix import of org.geotools.util.factory.GeoTools

I need to import the org.geotools.util.factory.GeoTools import org.geotools.util.factory.GeoTools; but the compiler has issues finding the import. I set up my project using maven with the following ...
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ArcMap Import XML that is exported from Enterprise Architect 13

I have successfully exported XML from Enterprise Architect 13 ArcGIS workspace as ArcGIS XML Type. But when I import this xml as schema only in ArcMAP it raise the following error: Import xml data ...
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Software/Plugin for .mpr/.mph ( German Topo Maps, not ILWIS!)

I am looking for an alternative to GlobalMapper, regarding reading .mpr/.mph-raster ( German topo maps, not ILWIS). As far as I know, only Global Mapper can read this raster-data properly. Ideally I ...
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Converting Excel into shapefile (keeping encoding and data type)

I am trying to create a "perfect" shapefile from the Excel data. "Perfect" means that it should match several factors: proper encoding and original data type. Excel file basically contains ...
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Importing data from Google Earth (points, lines and polygons with their attributes) into QGIS?

I want to import data in QGIS from Google Earth (points, lines and polygons) similar to OSM. Is it possible to do that and, if yes, then how?
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QGIS 3.2 - Forcing column type when importing csv

I've got this csv file that I'm trying to import to QGIS 3.2. It's just a data table with no geometry attached. When I just drag it from the Browser on the left-hand side, all the columns get ...
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How to use all my data from Google Earth on QGIS?

So my problem is this : I been working in Google Earth for 4 years, and always lacked something, last week I found out about QGIS and started experimenting with it. It have much more tools than GE and ...
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Making the results from function a string [closed]

I am trying to get the features count from feature, then put it in a dictionary that I can call later: ct_dict = dict() ... fipsList = ['13245','06007'] for fip in fipsList: mergedJoinCentroids =...
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Error message while trying to load spreadsheet: Failed to connect to database. Class not registered

I am trying to load an Excel spreadsheet into ArcMap 10.6 in Windows 10. But it will not load and this is the error message:
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Importing LiDAR point cloud classes in Potree?

I can't find a way to import classes (roof, vegetation, ground, etc..) in Potree. I generated the web page, except I get the black point cloud. When I, for example, open .las file in ERDAS Imagine, I ...
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PostGIS Shapefile Loader Tool / export manager

I am trying to upload a shapefile to PostGIS using the PostGIS Shapefile Loader Tool/export manager and I receive this error? Connection to the PostQL seems successful... though. Any idea? ...
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How can I upload .HDF.nc and .nc4 raster files to PostGIS?

I want to import several raster layers (.HDF.nc and .nc4 files) into PostGIS. This is what I tried so far: I created a PostGIS Database in pgAdmin4 after installing PostgreSQL 10 with the PostGIS ...
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Error while importing networkx module in QGIS 2.18.16 [duplicate]

I am trying to import networkx module in QGIS 2.18.16 but getting the error message. Any suggestions? Traceback (most recent call last): File "<input>", line 1, in <module> File "C:/...
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WFS Layer Freezing QGIS Bonn 3.2.2

When adding a WFS layer to a project using Qgis Bonn 3.2.2, Qgis freezes up and will not come back to life. I have re-added my WFS server and no changes. WMS services seem to be working fine. Please ...
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Error while Importing data from .SHP files to spatialite using OGR2OGR

I was trying to import data from files provided here http://download.geofabrik.de/europe/france.html specifically http://download.geofabrik.de/europe/france/languedoc-roussillon-latest-free.shp.zip ...
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Importing .CSV with coordinates in one row [duplicate]

I want to load in a series of lines (a survey grid) into QGIS. The CSV file looks like this (only 2 lines plus headers shown): Line # Name SOLE SOLN EOLE EOLN SOLKP EOLKP 1 01001-...
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ImportPhotos generates Errors

I'm trying to get a layer with all my Photolocations. The Importphotos plug-in doesn't work. It just generates a ZeroDivisionError. line 338, in ok lat, lon = self.get_exif_location(tags, "lonlat"...
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Creating new QGIS color ramp from r,g,b text file?

I am using QGIS 2.18.22 I would like to create the Cividis color ramp in QGIS. Here's a (non-cartographic) display example of Cividis: Source Cividis' creators have made public a 256-line r,g,b ...
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AutoCAD / QGIS file sharing

I'm looking for some advice on GIS file formats. At work, we use Trimble GPS to record features in the field so we've been exporting as shapefiles to make maps of sites. I use QGIS and a coworker ...
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Import Cropland Data Layer

I am completely new to QGIS (and mapping in general), and I can't get my layers to line up. QGIS Version: 3.2.1-Bonn Standalone-installer Windows 10 64-bit All of my layers are in the USA ...
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Creating FeatureCollection from imported assets in Google Earth Engine? [closed]

I have imported several shapefiles as a Fusion Table in Google EE. My goal is to calculate the amount of forest loss (from Hansen et al) and the MODIS VCF (percentage tree cover) for each shapefile, ...
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Adding API JSON data to ArcMap [closed]

I want to add data from an API (census.gov - https://api.census.gov/data/2016/acs/acs5/variables.json) to ArcMap. How do I do that? If I have to publish it on ArcGIS Online first, I can do that but I ...
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Export shapefiles in QGIS to import to ArcMap

I have one question regarding export shapefiles from QGIS to import after to ArcMap 10.6. I export the shapefiles as Save data/ESRI shapefile. After when I try to upload in ArcMap this shapefile, I ...
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Import using wildcard in ArcGIS ModelBuilder? [duplicate]

I wish to take a shapefile export, which is kept in a folder location, and update a sqlite database. My problem is that the shapefile changes name slightly with each and every export. Is there a way, ...
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Installing Python module within code and running from ArcGIS Pro script tool?

I am trying to install a third-party Python package from within a Python script so that other users can run the script and the package can be installed and loaded without having to manually download ...
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QGIS3: how to load SVG symbols

For the record: QGIS 3.2 and Mac OS 10.13.5 I am trying to load the symbols from https://www.mapbox.com/maki-icons/ I have tried creating /Users/rful011/Library/Application Support/QGIS/QGIS3/...
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ArcMap10.5 vs python prompt

I have issue that only occurs in the ArcMap 10.5 python window - trying to understand the difference. I have a _segmentation.pyd file that I need the functions in. The line is: from ._segmentation ...
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Syncing to a Box file via CARTO

So I'm pretty sure I'm missing something very simple, but -- I'm trying to create a new dataset inside CARTO, by using the "Connect Dataset" button and choosing "Box" (I want to connect to a CSV file ...
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Arcmap reads column of integers in .csv as strings instead of numbers

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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Addresses not fully imported from OSM

I am trying to create a base map layer of a district in Leipzig, Germany. It should consist of building shapes and addresses and house numbers so my team can add the data we are currently collecting. ...
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google earth engine import asset: problem with projections

The European JRC produces maps of built-up presence (derived from Landsat image collections), that I would like to use within my analysis in google earth engine. Maps can be download here: http://...
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Getting a 3D view from Google Maps into QGIS?

I guess it would be safe to assume that there is no straight-forward way of doing this, since 3D functionality was just rolled into QGIS, but is there a way of importing the 3D (tilted) view from the ...
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Importing multiple .asc files into PostGIS violates check constraint. Why?

I am importing thousands of .asc files into PostGIS into this table: CREATE TABLE stg.COUNTRY_1M(rid serial primary key, rast raster); CREATE INDEX ON stg.COUNTRY_1M USING gist (st_convexhull(rast)); ...
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How to import raster (.asc) data to PostGIS?

I am using Postgres 10.3 / Postgis 2.4.2, and I have thousands of ".asc" files (LiDAR DTM/DSM files) to import to the db. However, the format is something like: ncols 1000 nrows 1000 xllcorner ...
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Importing xy layer with projection / Ripley's K analysis in ArcMap

I am new to ArcMap. I have a data set with a couple of thousand points. I ID'd objects in photos; each photo had a lat/lon recorded; each object was given a lat/lon based on its pixel location in the ...