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Geoserver - Legend - Delete group text to keep only that of the element [closed]

I would like to delete the group or subgroup text in the caption to keep only that of the element next to the symbol. How can I do this? See screenshot.
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Can I increase text size within AutoCAD Civil 3D?

I have some vision problems and I'm hoping there are options within Civil 3D to increase text size. Glasses will not help, for the record. I have increased the text size to the maximum limit within ...
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Changing the justification of legend symbol text set from "set labels from expression..." in QGIS

In QGIS, I have a polygon layer with several text column attributes. I am theming on one, but want the text of another column to show up in the legend. I have successfully populated the text column ...
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Inconsistent error opening tab-delimited text files

I have always used tab-delimited text files to bring Excel data into QGIS. By default, these are saved by Excel with the suffix".txt". Mostly there is no problem opening these and I have ...
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Identify in ArcMap (ArcGIS Desktop) does not show text in full length

I have a polygon feature within an ESRI-Geodatabase. The field TEXTFIELD within this polygon feature is of type Text and of length 400. A text within this field is visible in full length while editing ...
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Why did my title and other text boxes disappear when I resized the layout in ArcMap?

I had finished building a nice layout with my maps, inserts, scale bar, and text boxes. However, when I changed the layout from landscape to portrait all of the map elements such as the text boxes and ...
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Border surround point text in QGIS 3.22?

Point text was just released in QGIS 3.22. Is there a way to create a black border around the text?
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Converting numerical categories to text label in QGIS

In QGIS I have a smallish dataset with around 8k cells in. Each cell has a number of attributes including a code for land surface cover (an integer between 0 and 12). I have a list of labels that go ...
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Connecting layout text boxes to item before it in QGIS 3

I have an atlas layout in QGIS 3.16 where input data can vary in character length. Therefore I made a override of box height based on text length. The problem I ran into, is that if the text is longer ...
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Exporting large txt file as point shapefile in QGIS

I have a large txt file with 10 million rows and 16 columns and I already have imported the table as a delimited text file in QGIS. In row 7 and row 8, the coordinates are stored (I also allocated x ...
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Converting text file into GeoJSON using Python

I'm trying to take in a txt-file and convert it into data for a GeoJSON dataset with these values. I used this piece of code from this article: Pandas to GeoJSON (Multiples points + features) with ...
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Dynamic breaks of legend text in text in QGIS Atlas 2

I have tried the solution found in Dynamic breaks of legend text in QGIS Atlas I am using QGIS 3.10.6-A Coruña. I have attached a screengrab below. I use the "wordwrap" expression and it ...
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Сhanging pop-up font size in qgis2web

I have a lot of info in QGIS2WEB pop-ups and would like to make the font size smaller to make the text easier to read. I have checked all exported files, and the only instance referencing the pop-ups ...
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XYZ Tile Layer maps too small to read

I believe similar questions on this subject have been asked, but I can't figure out how to solve my problem. I have added an OpenStreetMap layer and a Google Maps layer to a QGIS project (version 3....
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OpenStreetMap text size reduces when exporting in QGIS

Street names from OSM are reducing when a map is exported, the end result doesn't match the preview. Any advice on finding a solution in QGIS 3.16.9?
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Invalid SQL statement for Text columns lookup

I'm working in ArcGIS Pro and writing rows from a source file with Text data type field to another text field in a target file but it generates an error as such: An invalid SQL statement was used. [...
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Exports look fine but when printing on plotter, text disappears, using ArcMap

I exported a map and everything looks fine when viewing the PDF. But when printing it on my plotter, all the text disappears. The scale bar would bring but the text associated to the scale bar wouldn'...
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Splitting string using ArcGIS Pro field calculator

Generating an error in what should be a basic field calculation. I have two text fields: MyAddress and AreaName. Both are text. I would like to use MyAddress to populate AreaName with everything ...
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Is there any fix for a fieldname that already has spaces in it?

I get it. I won't do it again. Is there any fix once it is already done? I would have preferred they gave me an error when I brought the file in. The data came from a county database where the .csv ...
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QGIS Python API set label color based on attribute field

I'm trying to set the text label color and size based on the attribute table. I got the size setting correctly but not the color. My current result looks like this (The symbol has been set to be ...
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Using list of polygon.txt files in Onedrive to show those files in ArcGIS Pro

I have many polygon text files of different cities around the world, I was wondering how I could show these files in ArcGIS Pro. So far I have transferred these files to my C drive, and linked that ...
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Absorb data from dxf texts to near lines

So, I have 2 dxf files, one with lines and another with nodes (they used to be texts measuring the lines), and I need to extract the text from those nodes and assign it to their corresponding lines. ...
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Text cutting off when exporting map using ArcMap

For some reason my labels keep cutting off; the same happens with my legend when converting to pdf or jpeg. I am using ArcMap 10.8 and have never experienced this issued until my ArcMap was ...
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Is it possible to export x and y coordinates from shapefile layer as text file in QGIS?

I am wondering if it is possible to export a list of coordinates of a shapefile layer in QGIS 3.18. The attribute table only shows height information for every single point but no x and y coordinate. ...
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"Layer is not valid" error when importing UTM delimited text layer into QGIS

I'm trying to import a small delimited (tab separated) text into QGIS. The coordinates are in UTM format. Sample data: id N E PT-001 7237229 146872 PT-002 7237230 146897 The first column ...
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Remove place names from the layout in the print composer using a WMS

I am new to working with maps and I am going to make a map presenting the study sites in my theisis. As a map I am using a WMS-map provided by geonorge.no. I am wondering if there is a function in the ...
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ArcGIS Pro performance issue when using Text in Layout?

A few weeks ago I began to notice that certain map projects I was working on in ArcGIS Pro were running extremely slow when I tried making adjustments to the map Layout, specifically moving around ...
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Getting my expression to process the text in field

I am building an expression, whose function is to return True if a characteristic is selected. The expression requires two arguments, the Feature and the name of the layer. If I enter the name of the ...
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Importing colour map from .text file which will then correspond to geologic shapefile on QGIS 3.10.6

I have been searching for this solution for over a week now and have tried many of the suggested solutions online but so far northing has worked. I have a Geology vector layer and a corresponding RGB ...
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Selecting features by characters contained in a text string

Is there a way to select the features of a map by finding text within an attribute table? For example, if several features are listed as "Nature preserve" under a column called "...
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Sorting text column by numbers with letters

I have a text column. It's made up of the numbers 1, 2, 3 up to 1650, which are currently not in increasing order. However, it also includes text such as 520a, 639a, 639b, 639c. Sorting on increasing ...
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Multiple Text rows in QGIS divided by lines

My Problem seems rather simple but I had no sucess for over a day now. Basically I have multiple (polygon) shape files that need text information in them (or if the shape is to small outside of it ...
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Converting text field to date field in ArcGIS Pro

How to convert date, which is in text formated field to date formated field? Also, there is dates which have only year, without days and months and empty fields. I've tried Convert Time Field. But it ...
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Inserting text in piechart ArcGIS

I want to insert a names or percent text into each category in a piechart. I have googled and cant find a way to do this in arcgis pro. Is there a solution to this problem?
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QGIS 3.10.7 - Subscript/superscript in the legend text [duplicate]

I'm trying to add subscript/superscript in the legend text of a layout in QGIS. I can do it in a simple text box just click on View as HTML and then using for example <sub> in order to write a ...
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Add text to shapefile in specific locations

I have downloaded a grid with the latitudes and longitudes of the world but the numbers (e.g 0°, 30°, 60°, 90°) are not shown in the shapefile. Is there a way to add this text manually and then merge ...
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Multi-line and Multi-labels formatting in QGIS

I am trying to apply different text formatting (bold and italics) to multi-line labels in QGIS. I tried HTML tags as seen below, it show what I wanted in the preview below but it deosn't work on the ...
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Rotate a table but not the text in a QGIS Layout

I'm working in a QGIS Layout and I have an special requirement: I have to rotate a table but I need that the text remains horizontal. When I check the rotation settings, the "Expression" option just ...
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Create a raster data file from text

I have a text dataset that displays the depth of seabed with the heading longitude, latitude, and average_depth. I am trying to create a raster file from this data. I have tried converting it to a ...
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Formatted Text Color Options

I'm trying to see what color options I have for formatted text for arcgis desktop 10.5. Mostly I'm trying to get these colors to work in a legend text string. I know the basic color options: <CLR ...
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Drawing text, callouts, rectangles, etc in QGIS

In ArcGIS Desktop, you have a specific toolbar for adding text/ drawing rectangles, circles, ... / adding callouts (see screenshot), which I use very regularly. However, I am switching to QGIS 3.4, ...
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How to import a 1x1 degree text file into QGIS?

I have a text file with 360 columns and 180 lines, each number indicating a value for a one-degree cell. 1.32 1.43 1.67 1.61 1.57 1.39 1.22 ... 1.19 1.28 1.22 1.07 0....
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ArcMap get frequency of different values in text field

I am using ArcMap 10.5. I have a large dataset of species records and ultimately want to display a breakdown of the data by different taxon group, e.g. 'bird' 'mammal' 'plant' etc., using something ...
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Opening multiple text files into a single .tab file in MapInfo

I am trying to open multiple xyz text files into mapinfo to create a table where i can create a raster image of multibeam bathymetry. Is there a script which will open each .txt file and merge them ...
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Writing txt file from Virtual Layer

I have a Virtual Table which is a result set for a particular process. select "RECORD_IDENTIFIER", CAST ("UPRN" AS textstring) AS UPRN, "KEY", "WARNING_CODE", "EXCEPTION" from Exceptions ...
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QGIS: No easy way to change .csv columns to integers?

I am trying to make a heat map of every town in my state. After joining my data (a .csv) to the shapefile, the column I need to map is not visible on the graduated color option under Symbology. I ...
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Obtaining date data from layer name in QGIS

I have a column with name of the satellites image background (Landsat, Sentinel), in this name I have a date information into the text. How do I extract the date data from this text?
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Regular expression delimiter for text file in QGIS 3

I have a text file containing coordinates but also comment lines such as : #file description #description point 1 id1 X1 Y1 Z1 #description point 2 id2 X2 Y2 Z2 and I want to import this file in ...
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Arrow shape with text in it

I have been trying to solve this for hours and I haven't found a way to do it. I am working with the print composer on QGIS 3.4 to design a map and I just want to add an arrow with some text inside, ...
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Cannot Uncheck Preserve Aspect Ratio of text box in ArcMap [duplicate]

I am using ArcMap 10.5. I'm have dynamic text box I'm trying to add to the buttom of my legend. The text is about 350 characters so need to resize the text box to fit into my legend. But, the "...
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