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Cannot copy and paste into a layer

I am having a very frustrating problem in ArcMap. (This is all within the one enterprise geodatabase.) I am trying to copy and paste a feature from one layer to another (similar layers). I have been ...
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Paste layer and paste style not available in QGIS

Lately I've been encountering a problem with QGIS 3.28. After copying a layer in the table of contents and right clicking on empty space, I do not have the option to paste the layer. Similarly, ...
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Insert data from the clipboard into the attribute table's column (Do not create new features)

Is it possible to insert data from the clipboard into the column? (Do not create new points) I have a table where I need to change the data of one attribute. I have the new data for the attribute in ...
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Copy-Paste values in the vertex editor table

I have some polygons with z values for each node. However, there are a great number of nodes that don't have a value. I have to fill these nodes with a value, but I don't want to copy paste for each ...
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Copying & pasting multiple values from one feature to other features in the same layer in QGIS

I have added some features to my layer and want to copy-paste certain values from certain columns to the newly added features. Have a look at the image. The values of the feature at the bottom should ...
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Paste features to new location in ArcGIS Pro

In ArcGIS Pro, when you paste an element from the clipboard, it will automatically appear at the same coordinates as the originally copied element. Is there a way to paste a feature at the coordinates ...
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How to auto populate fields when copy/pasting objects QGIS (3.22.9)

I have a point layer with 3 columns (all strings) with values looking like this: name; C_No; F_No 123_SF_24; 123; 24 The values of the last two columns are supposed to be derived from different ...
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Precise, Multiple Copy and Paste of Polygons in QGIS

I need to layout parking spaces in QGIS. The spaces are diagonal. Is there a way in QGIS to copy a given polygon "Y feet up" and "X feet over" say 10 times? Example: Need to take ...
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Copy/Paste image Element in ArcPy 10.3

I seeking a way to copy/paste an image in the layout with python code. I saw this documentation: https://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.3/analyze/arcpy-mapping/pictureelement-class.htm but didn't ...
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Feature splitting when pasted into another shapefile

Using QGIS I was trying to copy a 2 part feature into another shapefile as a single entity. I was able to create a single feature the way I wanted it. I then attempted to copy and paste it into the ...
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Copying and pasting features using PyQGIS

I have created a table join between two shapefiles which I've named 'OSMM' and 'Mastermap'. I want to copy and paste all features (polygons) without a match from the target layer ('Mastermap') into ...
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Copying all attribute data within table and pasting into same table to create duplicates?

I have a spatial layer with an attribute table containing 55 rows. How do I copy all attribute data within this table and paste it into the same table to create duplicates? I have editor turned on ...
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How to replicate a polygon over several points with different locations in Arcgis? [closed]

I have two shapefiles, one is a polygon and the other is points. I would like to create a new shapefile which has the shape of the polygon in all the places that there is points. I would like to ...
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Copying field names, aliases and datatype to Excel through clipboard using ArcGIS Pro?

I am making an inventory of the field names, aliases and their data types to get an overview of my entire geodatabase. I want to therefore copy them to excel. It works on ArcMap. However, I cannot ...
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I keep getting the "Paste Features Failed." dialog when trying to copy/paste point features in a layer in ArcGIS pro

I have a "plant_species" point feature class, and after a period of time working with the layer, the ability to copy/paste an individual plant_species feature from within the map frame no longer works....
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Copy / paste table attribute qgis to excel lose colum order

When I copy data from a table attribute to excel the order of column is randomly. E.g. If in Qgis the order of column is column_a, column_b, column_c, column_d in excel is column_a, column_c, ...
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Copy legend from ArcMap A to ArcMap B with different scales and/or paper size?

I have a question for you and what is the best practice for me to copy the legend from another ArcMap A to ArcMap B. They are in the Layout View. it has different scale like in 1: 77,000 to 1:55,000 ...
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Cloning or duplicating feature within feature class using ArcMap

Is there a way to copy selected features, then paste them into the same feature class (and then edit some attributes)? e.g. If I have a land parcel that has more than one owner, how can I create ...
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