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Create prj-file for shapefile in QGIS 3?

When you load in QGIS a shapefile without a PRJ file, you can set the coordinate system, but no PRJ file is created. This older question: How to obtain .prj files in QGIS? has an answer saying menu ...
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Load (input) and Save (output) rds files with R in QGIS script

I have done a Random Forest classification model in R and I have implemented a script to work in QGIS. For the moment I specify the model's path into the script to apply it (image), but is it any form ...
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How to fix encoding problem in shapefile importing?

I tried to import a shapefile to postgresql. I used PostGIS shapefile import/export manager. Earlier I have done same thing but did not face any problem. But this time I am facing problem with ...
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Importing shapefile into GRASS, and multiple new rows appear in attribute table

I am importing a GADM Global Administrative Areas shapefile into GRASS (using QGIS 2.8.2 interface). When I do this, multiple additional rows are created in the attribute table. It goes from this: ...
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Can't import shapefile to PostGIS

I am using postgresql 9.4.1 and postgis 2.1(pg 94) and also qgis 2.4.0. All the installation went well. But, when I tried to import shapefile to postgis via postgis shp & dbf loader it couldn't ...
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Could not add the specified data object to the map

I have registered the postgresql database with arcgis desktop 10.1. In ArcMap, When I try to drag and drop one of the tables to the map I get this error: Could not add the specified data object to ...
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Is it possible to import an autocad feature to a feature layer without exporting to .shp/.dwg

Does anyone know if it is possible to import a feature (point, line or polygon) drawn in Autocad directly to a feature layer in ArcMap, so in essence a "feature sucker", rather then exporting the ...
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Loading PBF vector tile data in QGIS

Is it possible to load the services in https://staging.gcm.telstra.com.au/gisserver/rest/services/Hosted into QGIS. I have tried a Virtual Layer, Vector Tile and ArcGIS Map/Feature service with no ...
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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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Load XYZ point data with UTM coordinates with included zone attribute in x-values?

Given a XYZ file with following structure for elevation values (3rd column), x-coordinate (1st column) and y-coordinate (2nd column) for UTM zone 32 N (EPSG:25832): 32496000.00 5764000.00 121.26 ...
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Importing shapefile issue PostGIS, no import made or recognized reference

I am doing an exercise where I am about to load shapefiles into a PostGIS-database. I am doing it from an already created database and schema, this will mean that the only new item is the table that ...
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How to create a shapefile from xy in .csv file?

I find many difficult to create a new shapefile in a new project following those steps. I think the .csv file is correct (there are only: ID, X coord, Y coord) but when I would create the shapefile ...
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How can I import tif file in GRASS GIS

While importing TIFF image to GRASS GIS, I get an error: Location PROJ_INFO is: name: Lambert Conformal Conic proj: lcc datum: nad83 a: 6378137.0 es: 0.006694380022900787 lat_1: 36.16666666666666 ...
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Passing options to ogr2ogr using python subprocess.Popen

I'm trying to programmatically import some shapefiles to PostGIS, since I need to catch the exit code of the process I decided to use subprocess.Popen. I've managed to import the files using: cmd = ["...
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Cannot import CSV to dbase via Table_to_Table in ArcMap

I have a CSV file with greater than 5 million records. When I imported it to dbase via the Table_to_Table function in ArcMap, it raised ERROR(99999). As a result, only 2 million or so records were ...
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How to save data from QGIS 1.8 to PostGIS without shapefile intermediate?

Is it possible to save data directly into an existing PostGIS database from QGIS without having to first save it as a shapefile? I know about the SPIT plugin but that requires a shapefile. I want to ...
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Problem importing LiDAR data in GRASS 7

I compiled GRASS 7 on Ubuntu 12.10, with liblas in order to run r.in.lidar and v.in.lidar. I now want to import .las data; the option in file -> import raster data -> LAS LIDAR points import is given ...
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How can I import geometries from an invalid GML quickly?

I have the following gml geometry : <gml:Polygon xmlns:gml="http://www.opengis.net/gml" srsName="EPSG:2154"> <gml:exterior> <gml:LinearRing> <gml:posList srsDimension=...
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Projecting Imported NetCDF file correctly?

I have 360 NetCDF files (.nc) that I need to import into ArcGIS. They hold monthly historical climate data in the U.S. When I tried to import one, using the Make NETCDF Raster Layer tool, the ...
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What I'm doing wrong with the command r.out.ascii in GRASS GIS?

I have raster in .bil format which I want to save in GRASS GIS with r.out.ascii. I get this result in .txt file: north: 1N south: 0 east: 1E west: 0 rows: 1 cols: 1 55537 I suppose it is something ...
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how can i convert an excel table to a shapefile with correct scale in arcmap?

i know that there is already one similar question to this one but my problem is different and none of the provided answers did resolve my problem. i've an excel table with some rows and in each row ...
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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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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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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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Empty layer after import into PostGIS Database. Pyqgis

I'm facing troubles to import a layer into a PostGIS database with pyqgis in a script. Here is my code: Nombre_BBDD='test' host='localhost' puerto='5432' usuario='postgres' password='xxxxxxx' ...
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R- Import feature class from geodatabase and plot specific variables

I have a a big feature class in geodatabase (~1.3 million rows and 234 columns; you could download it using this link) in ArcGIS 10.4.1. I want to import the feature class from the geodatabase to R ...
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"Import Textfile as Layer" generates only 1 feature

I have a text file containing adresses with coordinates wich looks like this: [...] N;DEBYv00018000101;A;09;4;75;120;0001;00000;9;;4496255,330;5571332,790;Brunnenstraße;95182;Döhlau;, Kr Hof, Saale;...
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Handwritten cordinates from eTrex 10

I have handwritten coordinates in the following format from a eTrex 10 device. Here are three of them. E00197638 N00135887 E00197627 N00135939 E00197555 N00135964 They should be located in Sri Lanka,...
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Why do certain fields import as strings in QGIS?

I have imported a CSV to QGIS with lat/lon values representing points. The other fields, at least in the original CSV file, contain numeric values. > sapply(pune_hotspots, class) id ...
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Importing xyz text ascii GPS time-series for velocity visualization using QGIS?

How i can import text ascii xyz gps time-series in QGIS for velocity visualization? Example xyz MLBU 07SEP17 2007.7098 -0.119998752351520E+07 0.626106994328102E+07 -0.199557178074915E+06 0....
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How can I open, visualize and convert LandXML data?

I've received what I assumed was a DWG file but when I open it in AutoCAD Map 3D 2015 only data frames placeholders are shown. I was under the assumption that the person who sent the data forgot to ...
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Looping for importing and interpolating a lot of LIDAR files?

I'm quite new to Grass Gis and I'm trying to make DEM (digital elevation model) for modelling flooding. I have 170 *.xyz files, which need to be scanned for extents (r.in.xyz -s input=...\filename.xyz ...
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OSM import: some features are missing

After importing OSM-Data to my qgis-project (as SpatiaLite database and/or shapefile-extract from planet.osm), some features are missing or have no attribute values. For example that lake: http://www....
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Import Esri/ArcGIS .e00 files to QGIS on Linux (getting error message)?

I can't seem to import Esri .e00 files into QGIS, and I can't figure out why. I'm trying to import files I've downloaded from ftp://ftp.granit.sr.unh.edu/pub/GRANIT_Data/Vector_Data/...
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Input data format and read multiple files into Grass 6.4.1

I am trying to read in multiple (hundreds, thousand) LiDAR ascii files into Grass. They contain elevation data. I think I have managed one, and I can make a map of elevations, using File, Import ...
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Loading multiple CSV files in QGIS and declaring encoding

By the following code from the other post, I was able to load multiple CSV files into QGIS. import glob, os # Define path to directory of your csv files path_to_csv = "C:/Users/You/Desktop/csv ...
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Imported CSV file with x/y coordinates shown on Null Island in QGIS

Basically, I have a CSV table with lat/long coordinates that I am trying to upload onto a map. However, when I "add text delimited layer" it puts the spots in the completely wrong location. ...
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Adding multiple layers from file list or command line in QGIS

Is there a way to add multiple layers to QGIS at once from a list of paths? I have about 150 rasters to investigate that intersect an area of interest. Their full path is collected in a text file, one ...
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Import shapefile to SQL Server 2019 using OGR2OGR

I'm trying to import a shapefile into SQL Server 2019, running his command: ogr2ogr -progress -f "MSSQLSpatial" "MSSQL:server=XXXX;database=test;UID=XXXXX;PWD=XXXX" "MYFILE&...
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Loading multiple CSVs into QGIS 3

I've been searching for the fastest way to load multiple CSV Files into QGIS 3.10. My CSV-files consist of 5 columns: Brand Name | Branch Name | Address | Latitude | Longitude I am using Mac, and &...
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Missing classes from qgis.core module only in PyCharm's editor

I would like to use PyCharm Community Edition 2020.1.2 x64 on Windows 10 as IDE for writing QGIS plugins. I need to base on old version - QGIS 2.18, so I need python 2.7, qt4, and also core modules ...
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Export labels from autocad to qgis

Is there a way to export my labels from AutoCAD into QGIS? Right now i have to label everything again in QGIS. importing an dxf-file does not work. Only points, lines or polygons will be inserted.
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How to import a 1x1 degree text file into QGIS?

I have a text file with 360 columns and 180 lines, each number indicating a value for a one-degree cell. 1.32 1.43 1.67 1.61 1.57 1.39 1.22 ... 1.19 1.28 1.22 1.07 0....
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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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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 LiDAR (.las) data in PostgreSQL with PDAL?

I am following this tutorial to load LiDAR data into PostGIS/PostgreSQL database. The order is: Create extensions: CREATE EXTENSION postgis; CREATE EXTENSION pointcloud; CREATE EXTENSION ...
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How to load OpenStreatMap dump to PostgreSQL?

I found tool named imposm, I want to make local copy of OSM data and load them to PostgreSQL. I can't understand how to do it. I run it with follow command: imposm3 run -config /apps/imposm/config....
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DWG/DXF-Import , fid numbers differ?

I try to import a dwg file (using Projekt > DWG/DXF-Import) into QGIS (2.18.3 32Bit on Windows) which works quit nice. Since I try to use the fid, I found that the numbers are not the same in QGIS as ...
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PostGIS shp2pgsql-gui with Windows 10 Enterprise crash when running

Using shp2pgsql-gui on Windows 10 Enterprise to import shapefile data, crashes systematically on some files; for some files, this does not happen. No error message is sent. Does anyone know the ...
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How does osmosis take so much disk space?

I've been trying to use osmosis for importing osm raw data to a db. First, it failed due to lack of sufficient disk space. I made some more space and launched it one more time. That time there was ...

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