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Words treated as data by a computer

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Exporting data to a text file using a template

I've build a toolbox in my project environment to plan "Aids to Navigation". The vessel (ship) that does the actual work in the field has a navigation computer that can only import waypoint. These ...
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Save Text Box Template

Is there a way to save a text box's formatting and text so that you can insert it into a map with only a couple of clicks? For example, I have to insert a box that reads "CONFIDENTIAL NOT FOR PUBLIC ...
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How to open a .dem file properly?

I have this DEM file downloaded from the internet. It's a text-formatted file and it looks like this: 1440 720 30 -9999 450 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -9999 -...
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Using arcpy.mp to edit TEXT_ELEMENTS with no success

I'm attempting to take a user input in a script tool to modify the text within text elements on a layout. The following is the code I am using: aprx = arcpy.mp.ArcGISProject(r"S:/Initiatives/Mailings/...
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Attach Textarea to Leaflet Draw Rectangle to drag with rectangle

I am trying to revive some of the code of Leaflet-Illustrate: It uses some Leaflet code that I believe is attaching hooks by using this: statics: { START: L.Draggable.START, END: L....
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Getting attribute text error after running tool in QGIS?

I'm Korean, and I used Korean language text in attribute table. I ran Add raster values to points. (input shapefile and raster(aspect)) The tool works well, but result file's attribute table has an ...
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Select by attributes ModelBuilder - text string partial values for parameter

I have a feature class of suburbs that I want to do a select by attribute on the Locality (=suburb names) field, passing a user input string parameter to selection expression. I have the query ...
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Concatenating two columns in ArcGIS 10.2.1: “no records within table”?

I am trying to merge two text columns (consisting of 2 digit and 3 digit numbers respectively) into one in ArcGIS 10.2.1 desktop version, but unable to do so. I have added a new field and kept it as ...
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Texts are smaller when I open project file by another computer

I have made a project with text on map layout. But when I opened that project by another computer, I found the texts are smaller (minus 1 size). How do I solve this problem?
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Static Tables and/or Tabs in ArcGIS Pro Layout

Is it possible to create a non-dynamic/static table in a layout in ArcGIS Pro? I would like to create a table to act as a revision box. If not a table, can text be entered with tabs and tab stops ...
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How to create multiple QGIS layers from multiple text files?

I have a few hundred txt files (each representing a line of a river bed profile) that I need to load as (point-) layers in QGIS. Partial example: 4504764.8331;5374251.3024;397.8871;2 4504764.7761;...
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Unable to Update Map Element

I'm trying to update my text elements, but after running script no changes occur and no error are triggered. Running suggested code triggered an error. I need to update my title and date text box. I ...
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Textbox downsizes at printing in QGIS?

In QGIS 3.0 the print layout window shows the following: The result after pdf exporting is this: How can I prevent the downsizing?
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Saving NDVI TIFF file as txt file in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have to use elevation data (dem.tif) and NDVI data (ndvi.tif) as covariates for regression kriging and I want both these files as txt files. How do I do this?
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Creating polygon from 2 txt files (Parent ID + Coordinates) using ArcPy?

I want to create polygons based on two separate text files: the first one (as parents) lists the Polygon ID (ID_el) and three to four Points ID (IDpt1, IDpt2, IDpt3..) the second contains the Points ...
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Adding serial number text to Layout view using ArcPy?

I have 250 maps (in separate MXD's). In each map, in the Layout view there is "aaa" text. the element name value is aaa. I try to find a way to add serial numbers to each map, so each "aaa" text will ...
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Add DXF text to shape as attribute

I have a DXF with text and I have a shapefile with some squares. Is it possible, in QGIS, to add the text from the DXF to a new column in the shapefile?
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Text wrap labels in QGIS 3.2 [duplicate]

In QGIS 3.2, I want to show text labels on a map that are coming from a polygon attribute - easy enough. But I want to have the flexibility to set the wrap text position in a certain space, not just ...
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“Select features by expression” not matching all results for text field?

I have a vector layer containing all of the property parcels in the county. There is a field called "PROP_TYPE" that contains the type of property. I am trying to select all of the residential ...
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What characters are not acceptable in an ArcGIS text field (File Geodatabase)?

Trying to join a table to my feature and it keeps leaving out a field. The field is a legal description of a property, it has all sorts of funky characters: : ; / \ () ' " and more The field is ...
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Change color of top of interstate shield in ArcGIS Pro

I would like to know how to change the color of the top of an interstate shield text symbol in ArcGIS Pro. The default interstate shield symbol is a blue shield with a red top. In the text symbol ...
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Exporting map from composer in QGIS - text labels have moved in output?

I am exporting a map from QGIS. I have some text labels for the title of my map, rendered with html. All looks good before I export but when I open my exported map (I have tried exporting to both ...
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Cannot cast array data from dtype('float32') to dtype('int64') according to the rule 'safe' [closed]

I'm trying to use a script 'format_veg_params.py' that takes geotiff data for vegetation parameterization and converts it to the needed text format for the VIC model (a model that uses remote sensing ...
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Exporting georeferenced text information from a vector layer in QGIS

Translated (Google) "Hello! how do I export and create a new georeferenced text information file from a vector file that contains this information in Qgis 3.0.2? In Arcgis it is possible ...
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Showing FontAwesome Icons on Openlayers

I can't show these icons from FontAwesome: var map = new ol.Map({ layers: [ new ol.layer.Tile({ source: new ol.source.OSM() }) ] , target:...
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Extracting Text Objects from Vector Graphic Software?

Within a Canvas X 2017 GIS file, (an ACD Systems software) I have a number of vector graphics layers, all of which contain thousands of manually entered text objects only conceptually paired with line ...
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Writing ArcPy cursor results to text file?

I don't know how to write the result in a text file, can anyone help me? import arcpy rows = arcpy.SearchCursor("E:/Arcgis/lx.gdb/WuChangJieDaokou_onlyweight", "", "", "", "VEHICLEID A; TIME A") ...
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Align text within TEXT_ELEMENT with arcpy

I'm having a tough time aligning text in my text box using arcpy in ArcGIS 10.3. This is my initial text: Now I want to insert some more text to each line and align them vertically. Normally, I would ...
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Adding text fields with more than 255 characters?

I'm working on a QGIS project where I have few shapefile layers with text fields. I would like to add whole paragraphs as descriptions to the text fields, however the fields are limited by their ...
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OpenLayers 3 Style - text label with size not depending on scale

I try to label polygons from a WFS-Source with an attribute. This works fine, but my problem is that the size of this label is scale depending. It has the same size on every scale. But i want it to ...
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Override typographic ligatures in QGIS labels?

For one of my label layers I am using a font that contains typographic ligatures for certain letter pairs. If I increase the letter spacing in Layer Properties, the ligature is retained as a single ...
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Can't specify CRS in QGIS Add Delimited Text layer

Add Delimited Text Layer dialog does not have anywhere to specify the CRS of the data. The layer imports, but defaults to WGS84, which in this case is not correct (it needs to be geographic, but with ...
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Easily convert multiple attribute columns from text to integer?

I uploaded a CSV with WKT polygon coordinates. Each polygon was displayed spatially and I re-saved the file as a shapefile. The problem is most attribute columns are being detected as text, and they ...
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Exporting attribute table to text file(.txt) in ModelBuilder

I'm having trouble exporting directly an ArcGIS attribute table to a text file (.txt) while I'm working in ModelBuilder. I tried the followings and none of them worked: Copy Rows tool: I tried to add ...
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ArcMap 10.5 Text Boxes Alignment

I am running a script in ArcMap that will update a text box. Some of the text that I am updating it with wraps to two lines, while others are on a single line. What I want to happen is that regardless ...
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arcpy replace text placeholder

I need to be able to walk through many mxds to replace text strings but able to skip a character place. For example, replace: 'area %d' with 'area %d - this is some other text' output: 'area 2' '...
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Removing multiple occurence of names of attributes while zooming in

I was writing an SLD so that it works with MapServer. The problem I encountered is that there are multiple occurrences of names of attributes while zooming in. Is there a way to correct this? Below ...
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How to select cells with text?

I have point layer with text field. There is many empty field. I want to select only filled text. Something like this, with QGIS:
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Using QGIS query builder

I have only basic knowledge of using SQL code in QGIS. I am trying to use Query Builder to hide some specific line features. I have tried using =! and the id field reference for the particular ...
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Splitting a string and extracting the numbers

I'm using QGIS and i have an attribute field that contains several compacted info such as "aaa1-bbb2-ccc3" and i want to extract those three different numbers into new fields .. so far i have managed ...
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QGIS 2.0: Automating tasks, text files and shapefiles [closed]

Wondering if it's possible to automate some repetitive tasks in QGIS (2.0). This is my general workflow for importing some xyz type text files from another software package which export (not overly ...
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SVG trouble in QGIS

I am having some issues using some SVGs that I have created in Inkscape. I am trying to use them in QGIS but they're not displayed properly. This: is how the SVG looks like in Inkscape and how it ...
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Hiding specific icons/markers on text generated vector layer

I'm displaying a vector layer with pois, generated from a text file: lat lon icon iconSize iconOffset title description 56.030325 14.4774116666667 http://www.medinsbiologi.se/hano/Foto....
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Using field calculator to change domain type

I have a table with a bunch of domains, and a table with the information needed to populate the domains. I joined the two, but the table of information is populated as text. I need to be able to ...
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Text in Google maps displayed as blocks in Chrome

Any idea why this is happening in Google maps while using Chrome? I can see the text display but then the text changes to blocks when it finishes rendering. I'm using Chrome Version 54.0.2840.90 (64-...
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Change font size of all labels print composer

I have to print a map in A0 paper size and also in A3. First I completed the job for the A0 size map, then I duplicated the print composer and I am changing the fonts of attribute tables and label ...
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Using an asterisk in an annotation textstring

I try to add an asterisk to the annotation (converted to shapefile), to indicate in my report that there is missing data for this polygon. However when I add the asterisk to the string and press "...
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Only change some Textobjects in a Layer in Qgis?

I have several Textobjects in one Layer, I want to change the size and color of some Textobjects without changing the size and color of all Textobjects in the Layer. ....is it possible to edit the ...
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Arcpy mapping text element reset

I am writing a script to create thousands of maps and I am trying to create a table that updates for every map. Basically an updating table of the information specific to each map. I have been trying ...