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

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Multiple styles for GeoPackage in QGIS

I am constructing a GeoPackage from vector layers that have values for a number of years, each year is an attribute (1965, 1995, 2025, 2055, 2085). I have styled the layers and added the styles to the ...
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Export a layer from QGIS to Oracle DB

I have a working connection to an Oracle database in QGIS (3.4). I am able to import and edit existing tables into my QGIS project out of the db. Unfortunately it is not possible to export any QGIS ...
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Import a layer in MySQL using PyQGIS

I managed to import a layer from a MySQL database in QGIS with PyQGIS. Now I'm looking to import a layer from QGIS into MySQL. I explored several ways : Using ogr2ogr on the command line, the ...
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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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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 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 make scripts visible for import in PyQGIS

This script imports the desired module when used outside of a PyQGIS script in QGIS. How to tell QGIS where to look for the scripts, if not with sys.path.append()? import sys import os try : ...
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No geometry when importing points from CSV

I'm having problem importing a point layer from Excel. I've saved the Excel file as a CSV and added it to QGIS (2.18) through 'Add delimited text layer' I've checked in semicolon and choosen the right ...
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Batch processing GPX tracks

I have a manual QGIS system that starts when I load a GPX file into QGIS and perform a number of actions on it. It all works perfectly. I want to automate this process using the QGIS Graphical Modeler,...
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Column headers ignored when importing .xlsx file to postgres via QGIS DB Manager

I'm importing Excel (.xlsx) files to postgres using the QGIS DB Manager "Import Layer/File..." tool. I've already successfully uploaded very similar Excel files without issue, but for one file in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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GeoPDF from FME not recognised in QGIS

I tried to creat a simple GeoPDF in FME. As input in contains just orto + some vector objects. When I open it in AcrobatReader I can see both vector and raster, I am able to check attributes etc. I ...
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Import > Feature Class (multiple) of ArcMap not loading all features

The Import > Feature Class (multiple) option of ArcMap is not loading all my features. When I do this it fails and only loads partial features (only 200k features instead of the full 800k). When I ...
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Importing CSV data from ACLED in QGIS

I have conflict data from ACLED. The data is in CSV format. Given the nature of the data (image attached), when I am selecting the CSV option while importing the file in QGIS via "open data ...
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Problems with import of QGIS generated PDF or SVG files in Adobe Illustrator

I have some issue with importing PDF or SVG files generated in QGIS 3.16 Hannover (with the option to export everything as vectors, no compression, no optimization for smaller file size, incl. all ...
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Import OSM with osm2pgsql - missing features

My problem is missing features in planet_osm_polygon table. In the planet_osm_rel table I can find Sahara desert - it means that relation should exist, but in the planet_osm_polygon table I can't find ...
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Error when trying to import DWG file in QGIS 3.10.9

I am trying to import a DWG file (from Autodesk AutoCAD 2019) into QGIS using the Import tool (Project>Import/Export>Import files from DWG/DXF). I have been following the steps as detailed in ...
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Exporting raster from QGIS to use it in other programs

I am having a hard time trying to set a raster in a way that I can use it in AutoCAD map, for example. So these are the steps that I am doing: Below is the image from the google satellite with the ...
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Ogr2ogr importing shapefiles into postgresql

I have enabled postgis extension already and have imported 3 shapefiles through the qgis db manager. Problem is that now I still have 2 large files to import and leaving qgis importing the entire ...
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Error 0x8004159D while loading data from PostGIS to ArcGIS Pro

I successfully connected to the PostgreSQL database, and I can see the tables/data. When I load one of the data (linestring data) it works well. But when I loaded the polygon data it prompted the ...
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How to import/export features between QGIS and Electric Office

Background I am working on a project that is looking at different electrical distribution networks across the UK. A utility company agreed to give me access to their data via their web map hosted ...
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AGOL “Update Data” from Excel import numeric columns with some NULL rows?

I need to append some new features into an ArcGIS Online hosted feature layer. The data has been supplied to me in an Excel file (including X/Y columns). I was intending to import it as-is using the ...
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ImportError DLL load failed when import qgis.core but no errors when import qgis

EDIT So.. after some problems everything seems to semi-work I guess ? I will update my variables so maybe it will help someone. I am working on a standalone application using Python and QGIS. I've ...
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Importing features from MIF-file without their prefiltering

I wanted to import a MIF layer into QGIS and found out in the attribute table that it was already "prefiltered", meaning that from a total of 7,000 features it was filtered to around 60. I ...
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Slow download speeds from Copernicus?

I'm downloading Sentinel 3 and 5p data using the dhusget.sh script provided here: https://scihub.copernicus.eu/twiki/do/view/SciHubUserGuide/BatchScripting?redirectedfrom=SciHubUserGuide....
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How to import laser survey data to build raster. QGIS3.10

I need to import in QGIS data from laser survey of a lab flume. The data is provided as a domain where every value correspond as a quota (as show below) and the domain discretization is dx=5cm dy=5cm....
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Import and go through a large batch of Landsat images in QGIS?

I'm trying to reconstruct a glaciers frontal evolution through time. To do so I use a whole lot (70+) of Landsat scenes which I got from USGS Earth Explorer. I would like to visualize them as false ...
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Importing GPS coordintates in Decimal Degrees with N and S at the end instead of + or -

I have a CSV file with GPS coordinates formated in decimal degrees. Instead of using negative symbols for south hemisphere and east of the prime meridian coordinates some of the coordinates shows a N ...
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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 ...