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How to display a thumbnail of a geotagged photo in QGIS?

I am using Qgis 3.10 on windows. I have created a shapefile of geotagged photos using the 'Import photo's' plugin. This gives me a map with an icon at the location of each photo. The attribute table ...
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Open a SBET file format in GIS software

After a LiDAR flight, we can get a file containing the airplane trajectory in SBET format - Smoothed Best Estimate of Trajectory. Is it possible to open it in a GIS software like QGIS or ArcGIS? If ...
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Possible to make an import raster in attribute field in Qgis?

I was wondering if it is possible to make a link/action so when i click on this in the attribute it will import the georeferenced raster? I don't know if it is possible to make an action/link so when ...
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DBMS error when importing XLSX into ArcGIS PRO

I am working with an XLSX, and consistently receiving either a "underlying DBMS error", or associated with the file. I have worked through all the suggestions and limitations from ESRI to the best ...
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Importing Data from API-Website into QGIS

I am trying to use the map data, found on this website https://fixmyberlin.de/planungen and import it to QGIS. Specifically I am looking for the bike paths shown there. I have contacted them and ...
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Coordinates with no decimals when opening GeoJSON in QGIS [closed]

When I open the following GeoJSON file in QGIS 2.18 (drag and drop), all point coordinates lost their decimals going, for example, from (-9.350659,44.32844) to (9,44). The same file is correctly ...
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Google Earth Engine Import shape as draggable Layer

How to import a shape or image into GEE and drag it around like the self-drawn imports? Edit: the asset is uploaded and also added to the map, but it´s projected according to its coordinates, I want ...
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ArcGIS Desktop and Pro read incorectly one band raster as two

This seems silly, but I have spent too much time searching and making my life over difficult -meaning I am doing something wrong: I have a TIFF file that is read correctly as one band by tools such ...
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Importing QGIS layer to SpatiaLite table

I have a Spatialite database with a table called spatialite_objects, with spatial and non-spatial data. Another layer is an Oracle Spatial Layer (id, geom) with 2 table joins (based on 2 csv files) ...
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QGIS not always recognizing the field name from excel files

I'm importing multiple excel files into QGIS (version 2.18.7) by dragging and dropping them into QGIS. The excel files don't contain any coordinates but data that I need to join to vector layers. My ...
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Importing polylines and polygons into QGIS from CSV

I want to import a large number of polylines and/ or polygons into one one or more QGIS layers in order to plot the data. Each will only have simple attributes (e.g. name). I need to know: The ...
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Importing cvs file with coordinates into QGIS [duplicate]

I got a problem. I got some coordinates in Excel. They are written with comma 14459091,1010 ex. When I try to import them as csv-file into QGIS, it will only create a table and no points. When I look ...
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Update location from text file in Google Earth Pro in real time?

I'm trying to update the ship's location from a text file in Google Earth Pro in real-time. The Lon/Lat locations of the ship are being written to a text file from the GPS. I am new to using Google ...
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Digitising image of plan/drawing

Does Bently have a way to import an image of a highway as point, lines, curves, etc. segments? I.e. digitise an image of a plan? If something can do most of the hard work it would really help ...
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Opening KML with preserved raster symbology for icon

I have a KML file where the Icon is a png image of a generated coverage, and the idea is to overlay this in a layer over a basemap background, below is the KML file: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="...
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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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Importing simple xyz in QGIS

I have found out how to get tab-delimited X,Y data into a layer but the Z field value is not given as an option on import? I tried to edit the attributes to add and define a new field but it keeps ...
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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 file where long and lat in one column

How to import a data file in which both longitude and latitude are combined in one column? e.g. 52.2299571,21.0099775
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GRASS GIS - 'cat' directory showing 0 categories for reclassified DEM?

I am trying to use an online model (Titan2D) which requires a material map (a DEM that has been reclassified so that each group can be assigned a value of constant bed friction angle once it has been ...
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“Undefined variable from import” Earth Engine and Python API

I'm writing some code for a GEE Application and I want to calculate the area of pixels in a given area. I've found this method: areas = (imNDVI4.multiply(ee.Image.pixelArea()).reduceRegion(reducer = ...
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Importing recent NAVTEQ/HERE RDF Data into PostGIS?

I am trying to import a recent version of navteq data into a postgres DBMS. I have downloaded the 2014Q2 version of the data from https://here.flexnetoperations.com as well as ...
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Converting KML to shapefile without losing attributes using QGIS?

I have a KML file with hundreds of points. To each point there is information, such as Name, Power, Age (it's a map of hydroenergy powerplants). If I import that KML file to QGIS, this information is ...
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How to Handle Proxies within Carto's Python Import API framework

I am attempting to programmatically upload new data sets (tables) to Carto with the Carto Import API Python SDK. Unfortunately, I am doing this behind a proxy which is blocking me from successfully ...
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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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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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ArcGIS Web Layer a snapshot or real-time proxy

I'm trying to understand if a Layer generate from the web in ArcGIS is a static snapshot, a proxy for the underlying API or maybe polls. From here I can add from a WFS API or a CSV file. I could ...
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Relative Path isn't working

I'm using QGIS 3.4.7 in Windows 10. I used Import Photos Plugin to insert some geotagged photos to QGIS. I saved the project with relative pathing, but when I move the files to another PC the plugin ...
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Setting up PyCharm to reference ArcPy?

How would I setup PyCharm to recognize import arcpy? I'd like to use PyCharm to develop and debug geoprocessing tool.
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Seeking GIS data about NYC's combined sewers (CSO) that's free to use? [closed]

I've located two sites that display the data that I'm looking for, but both lack exporting functions. OASIS NYC and maps.nyc/gov Otherwise I can't locate this data anywhere in a format I can use in ...
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Importing animated GIFs in QGIS

Is it possible to import a animated GIF into QGIS? And is it also possible to georeference it, to have it on the right place?
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Imported from Excel XY coordinates into ArcMap 10.4.1 display at zero latitude

When importing spatial data from excel, the imported point layer is displayed onto 34 latitude and 0 longitude. It should be 47-48 latitude and 37-39 longitude. What could be causing it? I tried to ...
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Error importing shapefile to PostGIS

I'm trying to import a shapefile into a PostGIS database using the graphical importer. I just installed PostgreSQL, and PostGIS. The error: Shapefile type: Polygon PostGIS type: POLYGON[2] We ...
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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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Link multiple Photos to Features using ID in QGIS

In QGIS I have a Postgis layer with POIs. Further, I have a folder with images. The name of the images matches a unique identifier in the attribute table. Is it possible to automatically connect ...
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Importing gdal in Python with anaconda changes environment

I have installed gdal through anaconda. When I run a subprocess in Python before importing gdal I can get that gdal tools are located in my conda environment. For example subprocess.run(['which', '...
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Importing DWG into QGIS loses points

I want to import a DWG file into QGIS (3.8.1). I do this via Project > Import/Export > Import Layers from DWG/DXF. Everything works fine, the imported data looks almost like the original DWG - with ...
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Visualization of pictures for points in QGIS

I'm working with QGIS Desktop 3.2.3. A Colleague of mine worked on a Google Map and inserted in his Google Map Pictures. He exported the KML and gave it to me so that I can import it to QGIS. The ...
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Import raster layer to Potree viewer

I need to import a raster layer into Potree viewer. I don't need to extrude raster by pointcloud. I only need a raster base layer. There is examples with Cesium, but it is too heavy for my task. Maybe ...
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Preparing CSV files for use in ArcGIS Desktop?

How do I prepare CSV files for use in ArcGIS Desktop. I ask because I have some troubles using CSV files because ArcGIS attributes wrong field types to my columns and also misinterprets special ...
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Importing numeric fields from CSV to DBF in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am trying to import a CSV into a DBF using ArcCatalog (10.1). In the field map, pictured below, I can only set an ID field to Long, Text, Double, etc. But there is no Numeric type as in DBF and ...
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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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Getting ArcMap to recognize csv column as float and not int? [duplicate]

I am trying to show a .csv file (2 columns, 291 rows) in ArcMap 10.2 using Catalog window to drag the .csv file into ArcMap. The second column of the .csv is a floating point number (range is [0-1]), ...
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Import Points from QGIS into AutoCAD

I want to know how to import points from QGIS into AutoCAD. My points have certain coordinates for X and Y and when importing them into AutoCAD they should have the same coordinates as in QGIS. Is ...
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import postgis layer to Geogig store with REST

I use geonode and geoserver, and geogig for versioning my data. but I have a problem with "import existed postgis layer in to geogig store". geoserver has a importer module but it has not api for ...
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Importing Excel into QGIS as layer and not as attribute table [closed]

I'm trying to add Excel sheet as a point layer, that includes coordinates into QGIS. Instead of a shapefile, it comes as attribute table (layer name is shown and attribute table logo beside it ...
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GeoDatabase (GDB) import not working (QGIS3)

I have a *.gdb which I normaly could load in QGIS version (3.4 / 3.8) following that instructions (or symply drag'n'dop): Installing File Geodatabase (*.gdb) support in QGIS? But it returns a error: ...
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Load CSV file Polygon Column to Microsoft SQL Table

Is there a best practice for importing a polygon from CSV to SQL? I have attempted to use the SQL Import and Export wizard to load it in as varchar(max) and then convert using geography::Parse(column)...
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İdrisi Terrset TIFF import error [duplicate]

Idrisi opens a TIFF file in the Terrset program, '' TIFF file says it's the file. and directing the gdal conversion tool. But I get an error in Gdal Coversion toll.
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Import and Edit *.MXD in QGIS [duplicate]

Do you know of a way to enter a file directly from the MXD extension QGIS? Is this possible? How about MapPackage files? I do not have access to the ArcMap software. Best Regards.