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Different size on the menu bar options

I recently installed QGIS 3.36, coming from QGIS 3.26. But I'm not comfortable because the menu bar has different sizes between those versions. I tried changing the size of the icons in the settings ...
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QGIS Custom CRS Not Saving

I'm trying to make a custom CRS by slightly modifying an existing CRS of a basemap I'm using. I wish to shift the basemap slightly to correct for error. Based on what I read I could do this by ...
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Othogonal Dimensions in QGIS

I wonder if there is a solution for Orthogonal Dimensions in QGIS. At the moment i have to export my projects to AutoCAD and make the dimensioning process there. As i could fully change my workflow to ...
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Add a QGIS custom (project level?) action linked to keyboard shortcut

Progressing along with my digitizing work mentioned here, I thought of an improvement to my method. In short: using a form, I modify a project variable which is then autofilled on new features. I ...
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Updating QGIS: is it possible to save customizations like personal settings, hotkeys, styles, sandard symbols, toolbars?

I want to update QGIS from 3.16 tot 3.22 for me and my co-workers. Some people have put effort into getting all their settings right (customizations: toolbar placements, symbology and symbology label ...
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Loading a project with decorations into QGIS 3.22.10 using PyQGIS code in startup.py file

Following the instructions given on this page of the QGIS manual: https://docs.qgis.org/testing/en/docs/pyqgis_developer_cookbook/loadproject.html# I added that code to the startup.py file, which I ...
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Build a super lightweight version of QGIS

I'm looking for a way to create a QGIS build with a minimal set of specific tools. I want to use it with my custom script that allows the user to: Create a new project Add offline OSM tiles Put a few ...
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QGIS digitizing points and autofilling attribute value from persistent form

I need to manually digitize elevation point maps. (using QGIS 3.24) Instead of the default QGIS method ( enter point + enter height), I would like to inverse the sequence: specify the height and then ...
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Creating custom CRS by rotating EPSG:27700 OSGB (for mine grid)?

I am trying to georeference a mine plan, but it uses a custom CRS based on the following: I gather I just need to rotate the OSGB grid system by 25 17'59" ? is this just a case of modifying the ...
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Avoiding reordering of panels and toolbars in new QGIS project

I can't find anything suiting the simple need of making a personal default ordering and look of toolbar items and panels. I've saved a default project, but my toolbars are not in the same ordering as ...
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QGIS Custom Projection in WKT not saving .prj file

I've created a Custom Projection System in QGIS using the WKT format (see code below). The custom projection using a local grid system and transforms it GDA94 / MGA zone 51. It works well in QGIS to ...
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Creating custom forms (and custom triggered forms/events) for QField

I'm seriously lost. In QField website, it says that custom forms (at least that Drag and Drop from designer forms are supported) as well as this thread: QField - create a form for multiple, 1:n photos ...
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Modifying layer palette in QGIS

I am creating a simplified user interface in QGIS 3.10 for casual users in our company. It's fairly easy to customize the menus, toolbars and activate/deactivate palettes. But when it comes to ...
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Customizing dark scrollbar using QGIS

In QGIS 3, is there any way to make one small GUI customization, which is to make the scrollbar dark on a light background instead of light on a dark background in the Fusion theme? For some reason I ...
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Customize color pallets widget

I use some color palettes (1) that I added through QGIS settings and I would like to know if it is possible to customize how these palettes are displayed in the Layers Properties or any popup widget ...
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Customizing list of file formats available when loading QGIS

QGIS is able to load an impressive list of file formats, both vector and raster. For example, here's a screenshot of just some of the raster formats available when using the Data Source Manager popup ...
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Define custom CRS in WKT from point and angle

I'm trying to define a custom CRS using the WKT Syntax. However when I do the projection I'm off by about 2km. Here is my rotation point. Local X and Y: X: 4635.396 Y: 2397.085 MGA94 Zone50: x: ...
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Customise splash image [duplicate]

I would like to change the splash screen of QGIS 3.4 LTR. I read the instructions from Customise the splash image of QGIS but I didn't manage to change it. Does the overwrite of the splash screen ...
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Customizing QGIS interface?

I'm trying to customize QGIS 3.4 interface to allow data display only. None of the default QGIS geospatial data editing functionalities should be exposed to the end user. Also, the users should not be ...
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Customize Toolbar - customize location of savings

In Where does QGIS Plugin "Customize Toolbar" save its changes? it was pointed out, that "Customize Toolbars" saves the changes in a file called ".CustomToolBars". This file is stored in the ...
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Making status bar text bigger in QGIS

I just installed QGIS 3.4 and the text in the status bar is way smaller than it used to be. Is there a way of increasing the text size? See comparison below: QGIS 3.4 QGIS 3.2
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QGIS 3: Customize Data Source Manager Toolbar

I have noticed that QGis version 3.2.1 does not have the "Add vector layer" button on the Data Source Manager toolbar: so each time I want to add a vector layer I need to go to Layer --> Add layer -...
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Where does QGIS Plugin "Customize Toolbar" save its changes?

Where does the qgis plugin Cutomize Toolbar save its changes in the system? Operating Systems are Linux and Windows.
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Previous/next function for custom QGIS form

I'm currently working on a custom form in QGIS for archaeological application. Basically, the custom form is used to read and write information about the walls and structures we found on field. Each ...
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Creating simplified QGIS version with custom interface?

At my institute we are revising and updating a methodology for participatory mapping of land degradation, that involves creating a simple land use map, subdividing each land use unit in a number of ...
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Automatically loading customization file in QGIS

I have customized QGIS menu and toolbars thanks to the customization option and I have created a configuration.ini file that I can load on several machines. Now, is it possible to create a project and ...
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Customizing Vector and Raster menus of QGIS [closed]

As you know QGIS offers the ability to customize all the menus, toolbar, statusbar, using the option Customization in the Settings menu. Unfortunately, I'm not able to use that to customize the vector ...
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Customising splash image of QGIS

Where can I find the splash image which is shown while starting QGIS, and how to customise it? I am developing a GIS software for myself based on QGIS, but I don't want to just start anew with QGIS's ...
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Using 'dynamic' default value in QGIS custom form

I am trying to make a custom form in QGIS to smoothen the digitizing process. For this purpose, I put the Edit widget (Layer properties, fields) of one of the fields on 'value map', and I loaded a ....
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