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A plugin helps preparing and packaging QGIS projects for QField.

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QField plugin error

I'm using QGIS 3.32.1-Lima I've been prompted to upgrade plugins but now get this message : Couldn't load plugin 'qfieldsync' due to an error when calling its classFactory() method How can I fix ...
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Value Relation Widget not working in QField; QFIeld not displaying values

I am setting up many Value Relations Widgets in QGIS to have drop-down selections that can be used in QField for data collection. The Widget works perfectly in QGIS, but when synced to QFeildCloud and ...
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QField large datasets from PostgreSQL as a viewer

I currently use Esri ArcGIS Field Maps to display large datasets for our field guys to use while they are driving around such as parcels with information, contours etc. All are large datasets that are ...
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Can't get QField Sync to export projects with correct Layer path

I work with QGIS 3.22 on Debian bookworm. Since I want to collect data in the field, I have installed QField 3.1.3 on my smartphone and the QField Sync 4.6.3 extension in QGIS. I was able to ...
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Project Sync-ing doesn't work in tablet as in the phones Qfield app

I have a project in QGIS and I'd made some relations in it, but one of (a non geometric layer, named Evaluate, which is based on a Vector layers (point) order number. This layer contains trees) those ...
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Can you open QGIS projects with Q Field from Onedrive?

I configured some projects using QGIS and saved them and the respective layers on a folder in OneDrive. Then I tried to link QField to that folder and use the app to open the projects but the links ...
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Can add points and synchronize a point layer successfully, but cannot edit within QField

I can't seem to edit a simple point feature layer in QField. I have a point feature layer within a GeoPackage which has a few value mapped fields as well as the option for attachments. All fields are ...
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QFieldSync how to synchronize from QField to PostGIS data

I am using QField with QGIS to collect data in the field, in offline mode. My data are stored in a PostGIS database I manage. I used QFieldSync to package my QGIS project and was able to open it on my ...
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Slow load times in QField project

We are using QField for discussing results of geoprocessing projects with clients in field. Since several weeks now, we are experiencing absurdly slow/long QField initial load times (> 1h) for our ...
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Import error 'It seems your QField project was not set to offline editing'

It was my first time using QField for a survey project and I hadn't realised that when I configured my QField package I should have set it to 'offline editing' instead of 'copy'. I have now collected ...
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QField camera pics not able to save

I'm using a Samsung Ultra 23 to collect points and a photo for each point. The file has saved with a long name and is not visible. The attachment files with photo names are showing but the format us ...
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Files for synchronizing project not apearing

I'm trying to synchronise (upload) alterations (new fields) from QGIS to Qfield. They were sychronising fine and then now it seems to freeze and either only a few of the files (the newly created ones) ...
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QField sync issue

I am trying to use QField to collect and sync data back to QGIS via QField Cloud. Everything appears to work well (packaging, upload to the cloud, collection in QField and pushing changes) until the ...
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QFieldCloud Synced to QGIS but data points are not showing

I have created a project as I normally do in QGIS 3.32.1 and uploaded to the cloud. Data collected in the field is points. The changes were pushed, and I synced them in QGIS. However, none of the data ...
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Can't sync back to the PC from Mobile device

I'm using 3.28.4 Firenze and QField on an Android device. I have the free QField Cloud account. I can make the project in QGIS, with an empty layer. I've tried saving it both as qgz and qgs. I can ...
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Automatic lock GPS location in QField app

Is it possible to automatically lock GPS location in QField project file and cannot be deactivated, so that the users cannot manually move the point location when collecting the point data (the point ...
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QField Cloud not downloading data collected in field onto computer- local files deleted

I have used this same project before, and now I am having issues with getting data from the cloud onto my machine. I am helping someone (not me) with doing this, so the initial mistake I think was ...
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QField Cloud synched to QGIS but no data points uploaded

I have created a project as I normally do in QGIS 3.28.6 and uploaded to the cloud. Data collected in the field including three layers of points and many images. The changes were pushed and I synced ...
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QFields not syncing some layers

I'm running a team project at the moment, several team members out in the field collecting data with the same QField package. When we get back to the office every day we are wanting to sync each ...
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Not able to sync data from QField

While packaging for QField, I had set the following QField layer properties Cloud layer action: Offline editing Cable action: Copy Now I am not able to sync back data on my desktop(Image 1) I am ...
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QField - Issue in a Project with pre-existent pictures

I'm trying to make a project in an instance of Private Cloud, where I want to insert attachments in a project that already has images collected in the field. That is, uploading a pre-existing project ...
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Where are my QFieldCloud files stored on an iPad?

I'm trying to sync data from a geopackage on QField from my mobile device (in this case an iPad 2) back on to my main machine, a Macbook. For some reason, when I push changes to the cloud, and ...
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Features left out when QField project packaged

When I package my project for QField, for some eldritch reason it leaves out all features on a layer. Said layer contains around 200 point features, I used this project for months now without any such ...
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How to upload an existing QGIS project to QField organization

I am trying to upload an existing QGIS project onto QField for an organization to use. It is easy to do this under my personal account, but I can find zero information about how to do this for an ...
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QGIS Project Sync to Cloud gives API Error

I have been using QGIS and Qfield for a couple of months with no issues, however the last few times I have tried to sync a project to Qfield Cloud the conversion process fails and I get an error ...
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QFields date gone but still here

I used QField on my iPhone for my work and synchronize my data on QFieldCloud but after when I opened my maps in QGIS and my phone The data is gone, but the problem is that I can still see my data on &...
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Qfield Cloud API Error

I have a project i created new from scratch. I have opened qfield sync logged in and clicked on the little blue cloud with the star saying 'create new project' I have chosen the Convert currently open ...
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Python error when trying to export QGIS project for QField

I am a self-professed QGIS/QField newbie with no formal training, just what I've cobbled together from working on previous assignments with people far more astute than I. Once a year, I update QGIS, ...
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QField/QGIS synchronization problem

Using QGIS 3.38.4 (LTR) and QField 2.6.3, I've been having a problem getting one project to synchronize properly by cable (another one I checked seemed fine), one symptom of which is the following ...
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QGIS QFIELDSYNC failed

When im creating project into QFIELD Cloud, the operation failed, maybe it has something to do with update for qfieldsync, how to solve with problem?
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All layer in QField-project are greyed out and not visible

I wanted to create a QField project with orthophotos from different years to digitise a how a river basin changed due to erosion. However, when I load the project in QField onto my iPad it only shows ...
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Convert GPS heights to AHD

My workplace is looking to replace our Geo 7X and TerraSync. We are looking to replace the Geo 7X with the Trimble DA2 and replace TerraSync with QField. I'm currently trying to test QField and see if ...
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Unable to Upload Layer to QField App via QField Cloud

So I am trying sync my QGIS project with the QField app by using Qfield Cloud. I am able to successfully sync two point layers but the background imagery fails to import properly. The error message I ...
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Custom Form Expression Constraints working in QGIS, but not in QField

I am trying to create a custom form that can be used for door to door surveys. Depending on how one question is answered, there might need to be some follow-up questions or null values in the survey. ...
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Qfield package sync crashes QGIS when creating for Qfield

I am trying to create a package for Qfield but when I do, it crashes QGIS. I've tried to fix some suggestions it gives, like changing a layer to UTF - 8, but it seems to stall on other layers and then ...
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QField Project error

I get this error message when I try to package my QGIS project for GField. ERROR Project QField does not support projects with configured home path. Please change this configuration in "File ...
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Storage of new data in an ongoing QGIS/QField project

In a hypothetical situation, I: create a QGIS project on my desktop in QGIS in a standard documents>QGIS folder location. then package for Qfield and a copy? is created under User>Qfield>...
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Form layout I created in QGIS won't transfer to QField

I have been trying to create a form layout in QGIS which includes different tabs, and am trying to transfer this layout to QField. When I open QField, my fields are showing up but that is it, none of ...
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Issue with geopackage syncing - geometries not populating in QGIS after sync (Qfield 2.2.1/QGIS 3.22.4)

I have a geopackage I have created and followed all steps I did last time I used QField--when packaged for offline editing, the geopackage from QGIS gets changed from "test" to "data&...
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QField can't upload or package QGIS project [closed]

I'm trying to package and upload a project to the QField Cloud however it keeps failing. First, I got this error: ERROR Project QField does not support projects configured to use absolute paths. ...
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QField Cloud-PostgreSQL, Cloud not syncing back to PostgreSQL

I am trying to set up a project with QField Cloud where when you get back to the office and hit sync on the phone/tablet it goes to our PostGIS database. I have gone through the workflow in the ...
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Synchronising feature layer from QField to QGIS that was set to "copy"

I want to load points collected in the field with QField into QGIS. For setup I used the QFieldSync Plugin. Unfortunatley, I set the layer action (under QField -> Cable Export) to "copy". ...
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Qfield project shows wrong GPS position [closed]

I created a project in QGIS with project CRS in EPSG:3857, packed it for Qfield with Qfield Sync plugin and saved it to my Android device. When I open the project there with Qfield and activate GPS, ...
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QField: adding dynamic basemap

Using QField on an Android Phone, I wanted to import a project created on QGIS 3.24, using QField sync plugin. I did this with earlier versions of QField, but with the newest version 2.1.4, it doesn't ...
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Project download from QFieldCloud failed "project does not contain a valid QGIS project file"

On my mobile device when using QField I can't download the project from the QFieldCloud, it says "the project does not contain a valid QGIS project file". Before I've set up a project for ...
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Unable to Load Some Layers in QField

I have configured a QGIS Project file in QGIS 3.22 and used the QFieldSync version 3.4.4 to create a QField Package Project File to be imported into my tablet. However, I encountered this error upon ...
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QField Cloud logo not appearing

I'm trying to work with QGis Field. I have successfully set an offline project up, but I have a problem with the cloud. The issue is that after installing the plugin, I do not see the cloud icon as it ...
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QField is not Syncing back

QGIS 3.24.2-Tisler, QField 2.0.16 - Arctic Fox, QField Sync 4.0 So I have used QField for some time now and it was working great never had a problem but over the winter I did not touch it. Now nothing ...
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QField edits are not being saved to the .gpkg file

I am testing QField for use in the Field and it has worked well except for the synchronisation of the data back to QGIS. I have followed the steps of multiple tutorials very closely and have had no ...
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Converting shapefile with Windows-1252 encoding to UTF-8 for QField

When packaging a QGIS project for QField using QFieldSync plugin, I get the following error: Layer does not use UTF-8, but "windows-1252" encoding.Working with layers that do not use UTF-8 ...
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