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

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How to use ATOM FEED Data in QGIS 3.6.1?

I would like to know how I can work with ATOM FEED Data in QGIS. In ealier QGIS versions this worked with the Plugin "INSPIRE ATOM Client", but this Plugin doesn't work in the current version. An ...
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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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Export/Import CRS for use on similar/same file?

I have a slightly strange request. I have access to a set of geo-ref'd PDFs that have multiple layers within the file. As touched on in other threads, there's no good way (at this time) to turn on/off ...
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How to quickly edit imported DXF files?

We work with lots of DXF files, and it takes much time to save imported DXF file as SHP or convert them to polygons (even using batch converter) to enable "Edit" button. Is there any way for quicker ...
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Importing representations from Layer File?

I'm trying to incorporate representations as part of my data model. I have set up representation rule for my feature class, which is part of a feature dataset. The way I have the data categorized is ...
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How To Bulk Export Shapefiles Into Microsoft SQL Server using QGIS or PostGIS

Hey all thanks so much in advance for your help I have been researching this issue for a while. I have found two popularly suggested ways to preform this task: ogr2ogr - just take a shapefile and use ...
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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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Support materials and shaders in ArcGIS when importing model from 3D Max?

Does ArcGIS support materials and shaders when importing a model from 3D Max? Can I change the texture of the model when it is already added to the scene? How to do it? Esri::ArcGISRuntime::...
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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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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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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 raises the following error: Import xml data ...
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Importing classification bitmap made by another software into QGIS?

I am currently trying to import a classification bitmap made by our own deep learning software into QGIS. The classification is saved in a TIF file, the classes are 8-bit integers. We have the class ...
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Headless QGIS: silent fail on broken import?

I am using a headless QGIS Processing script and found out that import errors (e.g. due to a missing library) lead to a silent fail. Neither does the object returned by processing.runalg contain info ...
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Import to PostGIS from QGIS (database sync)

I'm trying to write a simple Python script to load data stored in MSSQL to PostGIS. Idea is to load processing in QGIS and then run "importintopostgis" geoalgorithm : "Import into Postgis" from ...
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How to make a database to be a model parameter in QGIS?

I built a model in QGIS that imports vector into PostGIS database. My only problem is that I can choose which database I would like to import my data into but only if I rightclick on the model and ...
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Updating master layer with data imported from GPS in QGIS?

All the data I import comes in from GPX files in dribs and drabs. I load the file into a new layer using GPSTool or "Add Vector Layer" but neither of these give me any control over the fields created ...
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Using QgsFeatureRendererV2 methods writeSld() and loadSld() in QGIS

I have a vector layer in QGIS and using Python I would like to be able to export the layer styling to a string variable and import styling in a string variable to the layer again (pseudo code): ...
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GML Filename gives layer name of “PREDEFINED” when imported as vector layer

I am new (today) to QGIS and I have hit a problem almost immediately. Basically, I am trying to read in a number of GML files, each with unique names. However when I import them into QGIS they get ...
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QGIS imports two excel double vectors: one as double, the other as QString! Why?

I work in QGIS 2.8.3 and import an excel file (xlsx version 2013) containing 5 vectors: string, string, double, int, double. All vectors have a heading. However, QGIS tells me that the last double ...
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Import raster using raster2pgsql with out-of-db option not working

I am using raster2pgsql to import DTED data into postgis database. I would like the data to be out-of-db, I am using the command as follows. raster2pgsql -R /home/gis/elevation/DTED/area.dt2 public....
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Importing shapefile problem, unknown geometry type in QGIS

I have used ArcGIS extensively, but am at a new job with only access to QGIS. I am trying to import a few shapefiles and am having some problems. First, I opened the shapefiles in esris free browser, ...
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Importing GeoTiff or IMG formats with Ironpython

McNeel Rhino 5 application is using IronPython 2.7, and this is the application to which I would like to import either a GeoTiff or .img formats. I googled a bit a found a couple of python modules, ...
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Qgis 2.10-kml is not a valid or recognized data source

After upgrade from Qgis 2.8, importing the kml format doesn't work. The Kml file is not problem, because it works well on other computers. I tried to reinstall Qgis, but the problem is still here......
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ImportError: No module named sip

I have been trying to write a custom application to generate contour from QGIS. This is my starting code: import os; from qgis.core import *; This is the error i am getting: Traceback (most recent ...
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Import GML data in SQL Server Spatial

I have GML file with Application Schema whose data I need to import into SQL Server Spatial. I have been creted database structure with all thing that I need in database, and now I need to fill it ...
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Can Esri ASCII Input files be Aligned with Track Heading in QGIS?

Using QGIS to input Esri ASCII data files, I uploaded many small files, each file representing a second of data: 16 sensors X 25 lines. Each file uploaded creates a small rectangle on my larger map ...
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Error importing NOAA’s National Geophysical Data Center as delimited text layer in QGIS version 1.02

I've been struggling with trying to import the most recent data from NOAA’s National Geophysical Data Center earthquake information into Quantum GIS 1.02 for weeks now for a class assignment. I'm ...
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QGIS - How to avoid -2147483648 value from imported CSV?

I am attempting to join a spreadsheet containing all the CIA Factbook Country Comparison Data (many columns) to the existing Natural Earth world countries shapefile. I followd the tutorial here, but ...
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How to import code list from .mdb to domain model in Enterprise Architect?

I have built an UML model in domain model structure in Enterprise Architect. Now I want to import a couple of code lists to this model. The problem is that the tables are in .mdb ArcGis workspace. I ...
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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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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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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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Cannot import qgis.gui into Spyder

I am trying to get the pyqgis working with the Spyder installed as part of Anaconda. I first get the path to pyqgis and dependent packages from qgis console, typing: import sys ...
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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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Import CSV to QGIS 3 where the geometry is in GeoJSON format

I have a CSV file with different attributes for each polygon. One of the attributes (column name) is GeoJSON which hold the geometry. For example, in the first polygon the geojson attribute is: {"...
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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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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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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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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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Import CAD Annotation into an existing Geodatabase Annotation Feature Class?

I'm using ArcGIS Desktop 10.5.1, and I need to automate (with Python using arcpy) importing the annotation of many DWG files into the same file geodatabase annotation feature class. I can't use the ...
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Importing CSV file does not show points in QGIS?

I am currently trying to import a CSV file as a point layer (x and y coordinates are given by the csv file). But when imported, I do not see any points on the map (although the imported layer is ...
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Importing CSV file with GlobalIDs in QGIS?

I have a csv file which only contains GlobalIDs, no addresses, no lat/long. Can I import it into QGIS to create a new layer?
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Import grid into Diva

I am new DIVA - GIS user. I want to import country .grd file from diva - gis website. I tried with Bolivia, and it works fine, but it doesn't work with Bosnia (which actually is my subject of analysis)...
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Why are features added to layers via Python script not being displayed?

I am using PyQGIS with QGIS version 2.18.11. Can layer.addFeature() be used on a layer which is a clone of a layer which was imported from a .xml file? This code throws no errors: def ...
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Importing CGM format using QGIS

I would like to know is it possible to read or import a CGM file using QGISand also export other file format back to CGM using QGIS.(https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Computer_Graphics_Metafile) Is there ...
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Upload GML to Geoserver as Layer through REST

I have to upload a GML file to my geoserver through REST. I tried to use importer but it doesn't work (even manually). More specifically, the importer module never generate tasks automatically for GML....
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Carto - problem with data import in carto format

I want to do some CARTO guides (https://carto.com/learn/guides) but I can't import the data. It is already a carto format and it doesn't work when I try to drag&drop the file. Any ideas?
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In QGIS import/update multiple layers from single spreadsheet

I have a spreadsheet I regularly update with new data. It contains X, Y and several column pairs. How does one assign in one operation information from the pairs (and associated X,Y) to their ...
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Using Open Universal Data tool correctly in MapInfo Pro?

After I lost settings file (MapInfow.prf), I can't properly open data using tool Open Universal Data. Which earlier worked without problems. Now when I try to open the dwg file, the layers are ...
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import error of qgis.core even though PYTHONPATH set up with system environment variable

I made the environment variables as described here: How2 Import Though I still receive this error: C:\>python Python 2.7.5 (default, May 15 2013, 22:44:16) [MSC v.1500 64 bit (AMD64)] on win32 ...