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MapInfo Tab data format: a GIS vector data format developed for MapInfo.

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Input a KML file dynamically into MapServer without losing attributes?

Is there any possibility for MapServer (I'm running v6.2.1) to process the features / styles from a KML file dynamically? I tried STYLEITEM "AUTO" but it turned out to work only for *.dgn and *.tab ...
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Creating new point geometry MapInfo File (TAB) in PyQGIS

I am trying to create empty tab file with different approach's. 1st approach fn = r'E:\data\spilce.tab' shpfields = QgsFields() id = QgsField('id', QVariant.Int) shpfields.append(id) gtp = QgsWkbTypes....
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Mapinfo to QGIS. How to separate features in the same TAB

Why does QGIS open my Mapinfo TAB and automatically merge all features (that causes the colors of each features to change to a random unique color for all)? How can I separate those features in ...
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Choosing Iterator when using TAB Reader in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have added the TAB Reader 5.2 tool to a model; TAB Reader (from DataEast) can convert multiple MapInfo tab files to ArcGIS format. However, I would like to iterate through many folders, each of ...
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Extracting projection details for TAB files from multiple folders using arcpy's describe spatial reference?

I am trying to extract projection details of vector files (it might be a tab or shp file) in multiple subfolders using arcpy's describe.SpatialReference. If i run this code, i am getting this error. I'...
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Google Maps fusion table with information window tabs

I am using http://piotrgisworks.blogspot.com/2014/01/google-fusion-table-and-data_17.html to base my new google map off of. I need a tabbed info window. Right now I can't even get the pop up to work. ...
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How to convert Mapinfo “.Map” file (without .TAB) into SHP?

I've got several MapInfo files but i don't have the .TAB. I only have: M044.DAT M044.ID M044.IND M044.MAP I need to convert these files to SHP. I tried to read those files with MapInfo Proviewer ...
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OGR Error : Silly size requested

I'm scripting OGR functionality in order to filter some mapinfo tables and convert them into sqlite files. ogr2ogr -f "SQLITE" newtest.sqlite test.tab -sql "SELECT cols FROM test WHERE .." where TAB ...
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Wrong representation rof column name in UTF-8 encoded shape in MapInfo

I want to open an UTF-8 encoded shapefile with MapInfo (15.02). When the pop-up asks me what encoding is used, I chose UTF-8. The data contained in the table is then perfectly shown. The special ...
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Converting a .MIF file into .TAB retaining symbology of point features in QGIS

How to convert in QGIS a layer from MapInfo .MIF format to .TAB without loosing symbology? QGIS can't save symbology of point features when exporting a layer to .TAB format. (It can save symbology of ...
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GDAL ogr2ogr - taking too long to load MapInfo TAB file into SQL server table

I am having an issue with loading MapInfo TAB format file into SQL Server table. We have a process that is running fine which uses GDAL ogr2ogr.exe to load MapInfo TAB files we get from suppliers into ...
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Projecting TAB file in QGIS with an unnamed CRS

I am working in QGIS and noticed that some of the layers I am using are incorrectly located. The layers in question are TAB (MapInfo) files which I have dragged in, superimposed on to satellite ...
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ArcGIS Pro cannot open MapInfo TAB directly

In ArcMap 10.8, I can easily drag and drop the MapInfo table (line, polyline or point) directly from the Catalog. But I cannot use the same way to open my MapInfo tables in ArcGIS Pro. I have both ...
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Read / write MapInfo Tab and convert it to CSV format

I am very new in python and trying to read MapInfo (.TAB) file and convert it in to CSV format in following way: import geopandas as gpd input_file = 'F:/.../QGIS/sites.tab' test = gpd.read_file(...
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I need to know if i can get GPS coordinates from a .tab file with node js

I have .tab file which contain Definition Table and metadata with "\MapInfo\TableID" I am working on a project and they told me that I have to use that file to get the map coordinates. But i couldn'...