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Migrating Leaderline Annotations from AutoCAD to GDB using FME?

I am trying to migrate leaderline annotation from AutoCAD to ESRI thru FME. While reading the leader anno from dwg, the reader reads it as 3 individual components and not a single entity. Is it ...
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Using Label Leader line in QGIS?

I am using QGIS 3.2. I am trying and trying to get a line from my points to my labels! I have not moved the labels manually, but they are offset using the "offset from point" choice for placement. ...
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How to change label anchor point - QGIS 3

Previous question answered QGIS 3 Line connecting point to label issue - can not get line to align with label in desired place Now I have a new issue. As can be seen in the image included, I have ...
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Way to set a label leader line length (not using annotation) in ArcGIS Desktop?

How to set a label leader line length without using annotation in ArcMap 10.5? I am using label leaders mainly for labelling features - pointing at the polygon/line/point that the label refers to. ...
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Using marker symbol to point at the polygon instead of the leader line?

I am labelling polygons in ArcMap (10.5, standart licence, using Maplex). In case the label does not fit in the polygon I want to use marker symbol (triagle, like an arrow) to point! at the polygon ...
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Convert annoatation leader lines to line feature class

I have an annotation feature class many of which have leader lines associated with them. Is there a way to convert just the leaders into line features in a separate feature class? Using ArcMap 10.4.
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labeling point symbols with leader lines

Is it possible to label the "edge" of a point symbol in ArcMap when using leader lines? I would like to offset the leader so the line does not overlap the point symbology. In the past I have converted ...
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Moving Pie Chart in QGIS and creating leader line

I'm using QGIS 2.18.3 (Las Palmas). I have created pie charts for a layer in QGIS and in order to be able to move the pie charts around i processed the centroids of my polygons. By moving the (...
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Placing labels with leader lines at periphery of map?

I have a set of points I want to label with leader lines. I know how to set a defined offset for the leader lines but how do I get Maplex to place the text outside of the map and adjust the leader ...
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Stopping leader lines overlapping each other?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3. I often have a problem where my leader lines are overlapping other leader lines in the same layer. I do not want to convert to graphics. I understand how to stop ...
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Creating leader lines for moved labels

With a lot of help from gis.stackexchange.com I've created leader lines for point symbols. The lines are based on a geometry generator symbology: Shortening line geometry using expression dialog in ...