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Layers Panel Disappeared Completely

I see that other people have mentioned losing track of the layers panel, and people have rightly pointed out that it can be restored by View > Panels > Layers. But in my install on MacOS 10.14.3, the ...
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QGIS install on OSX with homebrew: “You have other linked versions!”

I have an OSX Mojave setup where I've already installed PostGIS and GDAL using Homebrew. Now I'd like to install QGIS. I'm trying: brew install qgis But... I'm getting lots of warnings of the form: ...
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Installing QGIS on OSX: “QGIS requires Python 3.6” but 3.6 is already default Python

I'm trying to install QGIS on OSX Mojave from the official installer. I have system Python 3.6 installed, as the default: $ which python $ ls -al /usr/local/bin/python lrwxr-xr-x 1 me admin 44 18 ...
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configuration file not found

Every time at startup this message shows (and reappears a second time after clicking it away). And everytime I quit QGIS 2.18 the same message shows. How do I get rid of it ? I imagine it has to do ...
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OS X PYTHONPATH for QGIS Standalone Apps?

What's the correct PYTHONPATH for OS X and QGIS 3.4? I want to make a QGIS standalone app but get the "ModuleNotFoundError: No module named 'qgis'" error. This happens after following the OS X ...
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Stopping never ending QGIS processes instead of forcing QGIS to quit?

being a new to using QGIS on an iMac I often start processes on a large data-set that sets the spinning wheel in to a never ending state. I often need to force quit the whole QGIS program to break ...
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Error when trying to run GRASS 7 via processing toolbox in QGIS 2.18 on Mac

I have gone through the following steps: Installed the following packages that came with QGIS 2.18: 1 GDAL Complete.pkg 2 NumPy.pkg 3 matplotlib.pkg 4 Install QGIS.pkg Installed GRASS-7.4.1 from ...
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QGIS does not open image on Mac

I have tried various ways of making an action open on image on my Mac but no image shows up when the point is clicked. The best I got was when I made the field with the file path a "Photo" type. If I ...
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Combine multiple USGS topo quads into a single seamless raster?

I'm quite new to GIS (so please be patient with my incorrect terminology) but I'm teaching myself as much as I can in order to create my own map of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota....
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Error installing QGIS on Mac OS X 10.11.6 (Why do I “need Xcode.app” to “compile qt5”?)

I'm trying to install QGIS by following the instructions in from this answer (using homebrew). I get the following error: $ brew install osgeo/osgeo4mac/qgis3 ==> Installing qgis3 from osgeo/...
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PostgreSQL is loading wrong PostGIS library

I am attempting to upgrade my version of PostgreSQL (from 9.2 to 9.6) on a Mac running 10.13.5. I used pg_dumpall to backup the 9.2 database as per the instructions in the postgres documentation ...
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Open FileGDB Using QGIS 3 + OSX

I'm running the latest version of QGIS 3 from here and installed via DMG. However when I attempt to import a FileGDB, I'm not seeing the previous ESRI FileGDB option and the Open FileGDB driver doesn'...
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When drawing polyline using QGIS it starts on outside of cursor and not in centre?

When drawing a polyline in QGIS 3 it starts on the outside of the cursor, not in the centre. Same thing when measuring a line. This makes accuracy difficult. Am I missing something? I am using OS ...
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Install of QGIS3.0 on Mac OSX using KyngChaos prebuilt binaries

The installer doesn't work because it requires Python 3.6 to be installed as a framework in /Library/Frameworks (or so I believe). It is insufficient to have Python 3.6 installed by Macports (in /opt/...
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Pixelated low res OSM XYZ tiles on retina display

After installing the latest Qgis3 for Osx on my Macbookpro w Retina display the Qgis canvas is still pixelated and appears at a (seemingly) low resolution (when loading OSM XYZ tiles). I knew this ...
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QGIS 3 missing vector tab mac [duplicate]

I installed QGIS 3 as instructed and the Vector processing tab is missing. I did uninstall all previous versions and Python.
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GDAL scripts not found in QGIS 3 on OSX

I installed QGIS 3, and tried to execute tools like "sieve" "merge" and "polygonize". All of them gave me the error message: GDAL command output: /bin/sh: (scriptname).py: command not found I found ...
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Error clipping raster using a mask layer

I am trying to clip a raster with a polygon with QGIS 3.0 on High Sierra OSX (I've done it before with OSX Sierra and QGIS 2.8, no issues), however I keep getting an error (see inputs in screenshot ...
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Installed plugins disappear after reinstalling 2.14

I am using Kyng Chaos package QGIS 2.14 on Mac OS 10.11.6, and uninstalled/reinstalled the software recently and each time I re-open a project I lose all my user-specified preferences that I initiated ...
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Freeze adding a CSV file to QGIS?

My Mac OX 9.5 freezes or does not respond every time I try to add a CSV file. I am using the following tutorial and following every step, but my computer hates it. http://fredgibbs.net/tutorials/...
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Using print composer in QGIS?

I have been having repeated issues with QGIS 2.18 print composer for OSX High Sierra. The composer seems to continuously stop working correctly, after inserting my map frame red guide lines will ...
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How to change the GeoServer port number in the “Mac OS X installer” version

There is a version of GeoServer available at http://docs.geoserver.org/latest/en/user/installation/osx_installer.html which is very simple to install on a Mac, only requiring the application to be ...
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Ogr2ogr: ERROR 1: Unable to find driver `PostgreSQL'

I need to import geojson files into a local PostgreSQL9.6 database on OSX system. ogr2ogr -f 'PostgreSQL' PG:"dbname=crossmap user=duccioa" "multigraph.geojson" -nln paris.multilayer Ogr2ogr gives ...
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Error Opening QGIS from Python (OS X)

I want to be able to access QGIS (2.14) from Python, but I am having all sorts of problems. Python keeps crashing when I try to import the library. X-MacBook-Pro:~ X$ python2 Python 2.7.13 (default, ...
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Configuring PyCharm for QGIS in OS X?

Can anyone point me to instructions for setting up PyCharm (or any IDE) on OS X to run QGIS for building standalone scripts/applications? I have seen many tutorials for Windows, but nothing out ...
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Font style translation problem on OSX

I have a problem with osx font translate on Qgis. For example (with a french language selected in osx system preferences) when i want to use a "bold" style, the font stay in "normal". On the ...
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using GDAL installed using homebrew from python on OSX

I would like to work with jpeg2000 files in python but when I install GDAL using pip or conda it can't read jpeg2000s. GDAL's version is: 2.1.0 module 'osgeo.gdal' from '/Applications/anaconda/lib/...
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Set QGIS 2.18.7 on OSX - 10.12 to use GRASS 7

I read this post, I read this post. I installed Qgis 2.18.7 (package maintained by William Kyngesburye), which contains GASS 7.0.4 with disable SIP. I executed what the post says, but in the "...
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QGIS 2.18 + Mac OSX sierra crashes and slow

I've been using QGis for quite a few years on Mac OSX, never had a problem. Now with the current configuration of OSX Sierra + QGIS 2.18.1 many project files that ones were opening nice and smooth ...
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Getting QGIS to work with Python2.7 Anaconda Distribution?

I use Python 2.7 from Anaconda installed in a python environment on my computer (MacOS Sierra 10.12). QGIS is installed from the KyngChaos framework, and I know that there are problems with mixing ...
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QSpatialite broken after update to QGIS 2.18

Lately I updated from QGIS 2.14 (LTS) to 2.18 on Mac OS X. Since then, the QSpatiaLite plugin has ceased to work, yielding following error message: I have tried the following to repair the problem, ...
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QGIS crashing when opening Layer Properties in v2.14 and after upgrading to 2.18

I have a similar problem to this post I believe the issue began after I re-arranged my directory structure (which included some .shp files). Now I am unable to open any layer properties in any .qgs ...
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Pyspatialite installation error on MacOSX (QGIS plugin)

I am using Mac OSX Sierra (10.12.1), and I reinstalled QGIS 2.14.7 (and python 2.7, after a crash and clean install of OSX). Now when I open QGIS I get an error for Pyspatialite Plugin. I found the ...
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How to debug failing Clip/Merge/Build Virtual Raster on OSX?

I'm trying to use a number of raster functions in QGIS version 2.12.1 Lyon under OS X10.10.5 Yosemite and repeatedly get the message that "The process failed to start. Either the invoked program is ...
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QGIS installation error Qt versions OSX

I am trying to install QGIS 2.14 in OSX El Capitan using brew and osgeo/osgeo4mac repository. But when I tried to install it I got the following error CMake Error at /usr/local/Cellar/cmake/3.6.1/...
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Why does the Select by expression dialog not show field values?

I haven't found a similar question that already has an answer so I hope I can get one... Please forgive me if the answer is obvious. I'm using QGIS version 2.14.0-Essen on my macbook pro with OSX ...
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Different results from GDAL raster attribute table command on mac and windows

I am trying to get the raster attribute table of the following file: Shift_cult_past_current_prediction_20160107_gr1DD.tif available here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/fmomfpro3j6dmz8/...
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Problem with installation of QGIS 2.8 in Mac OS X 10.7

I had followed the installation process of QGIS for installing in my Mac OS X 10.7 (http://www.kyngchaos.com/software/qgis). However, I had a problem in the moment when I open the Qgis, that could ...
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Python plugins not available, OS X 10.10.5, QGIS 2.8.4

I’m using OS X Yosemite 10.10.5 and QGIS 2.8.4 Wien. My mainproblem is that python support is disabled and I can’t use python plugins. QGIS seems to act fine and I’ve done a lot of work with QGIS. ...
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Geoserver crashing permgen space error

I am running geoserver 2.8.1 on Mac OS X 10.10. I have installed geoserver with homebrew. I have no idea why geoserver is crashing but I get this error below when I try preview a layer, create a layer ...
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v.net modules QGIS 2.14 OSX

the .net modules have been added to the toolbox for 2.14 but I can't see them running under OSX (10.11.1) using kyngchaos. I can see other Grass 7 tools but not the v.net ones. I know I can run these ...
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QGIS capabilities [closed]

Our office is considering to make an offer of a large scale master plan project. The end-user files are required to be shape files, or at least ArcGIS compatible files. (The base map for desing is ...
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Error installing GDAL for Python on OSX

I'm trying to install GDAL for Python on my mac (OSX 10.9.2). I did: >>> brew install GDAL and got: >>> 🍺 /usr/local/Cellar/gdal/1.11.3_1: 230 files, 33.1M now: >>> ...
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Using osx terminal ogr2ogr to batch convert .json to .kml?

using osx El Capitan terminal This works fine one file at a time to convert .json to .kml ogr2ogr -f "KML" xxx.kml xxx.json I would like to do all files at once I have tried for %f in (*.json) ...
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QGIS 2.12.1 crashes on Mac OSX-11 because of Incompatible PROJ library version

I have just installed QGIS 2.12.1 on my mac OSX-11 El Capitan and all relevant libraries - on running QGIS and loading a previous project the program shuts down. The error reported is: Dyld Error ...
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Globbing in Windows to process images - how do bash loops look in DOS?

I'm doing some batch image processing with imagemagick on OSX using this line: for file in $(cat all.txt); do convert -crop 50X50@ +repage +adjoin "$file" "$file"_tile_50x50@_%d.jpeg; done It takes ...
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How do you launch QGIS (Mac) without any plugins enabled?

On a Mac, how can you launch Qgis without any plugins enabled?
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Problem with importing GeoTif files in QGIS

I have installed the new version of QGIS (2.12) and the newest OSX version (El Capitan). When I tried to open GeoTif files with QGIS, it always crashed! Then I tried an older version of QGIS (2.8) and ...
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AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'classFactory'

I'm trying to compile a cython plugin for QGIS. The plugin is working on windows (32/64) machines but was never used on Mac before. I compiled the cython for python as described here but there are ...
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QGIS 2.12 symbology does not work correctly [duplicate]

I use QGIS for a long times on mac and windows and I have a problem with the 2.12 version on my OSX 10.8.5 when I want to edit style of my vector layer. When I click on properties of a vector layer ...