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Geopackages don't work on drive D:/

All of the Geopackages stored on one of my drives (D:/) appear to be corrupted, and don't work, but work fine if they are copied to another drive. The other file formats on the same drive all work ...
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Installing ArcGIS Desktop on Chromebook?

I teach a course on ArcGIS Desktop, and both of the last two times I taught the course I had a student whose computer was a Chromebook. I normally tell Mac and Linux users to install virtual ...
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How to setup Visual Studio Code (Windows) for PyQGIS 2 or 3?

I'm trying to use Visual Studio Code (VSC) as IDE for my QGIS plugins with the Python extension, but something doesn't work as expected. I've been reading about the PyCharm config from Gary S. but I ...
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Installing scikit-learn python package for QGIS on Win

I want to install scikit-learn package to be executed in Python-QGIS. I've tried to use OSGeo4W Shell to install with pip. But I got this error. I've tried to run osgeo4w-setup-x86_64.exe and install ...
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ogr2ogr for KML to Shapefile [closed]

I am looking for a way to convert KML to three Shapefiles (point, line, polygon) with a Windows script (exe or bat). The script should open a window to choose the input KML and save the three ...
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Installing third party python library in QGIS 2.18.x Windows

We are running into a strange behaviour while trying to use pyoidc with QGIS 2.18.x windows standalone version. Due to pip/pipy no longer working with QGIS 2.18 (see this post), we installed the ...
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DLL problem with QGIS 3.0 64bit (while 32bit works)

I installed the new version of QGIS 3.0 and first of all it worked all fine. After a while I tried to launch QGIS again and now the following problem appears. After clicking "OK" another window ...
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Photo Map tip in QGIS 3 on windows

How do you display a photo map tip in QGIS 3 on Windows? As a new user I'm not sure if this is my lack of experience or a bug, so I've tried to simplify it as far as I can: This is the contents of ...
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Problem using cmake QGIS 3.0 [closed]

I'm trying to compile QGIS 3.0 on Windows. I want to port it to Windows RT (Windows on Arm) I keep getting this error: Looking for gaiaStatisticsInvalidate in C:/OSGeo4W/lib/spatialite_i.lib Looking ...
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Looking for a specific release GDAL: 1.11.1 - Compiler: MSVC 2008 - Arch: x64

I spent some time on gisinternals.com but I didn't find what I was looking for: GDAL: 1.11.1 - Compiler: MSVC 2008 - Arch: x64 - Python: 3.2: gdal-111-1500-x64-core.msi (Generic installer for the ...
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Set QGIS 2.18 as default on Win with both 2.18 and 3.0

Is there a way to have both QGIS 3.0 and 2.18 installed on one computer but have 2.18 as the default Package when opening workspaces. At the moment 3.0 opens all my workspaces which is rather annoying ...
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Fixing “You don't have permission to access /qgis-ltr/qgis_mapserv.fcgi on this server”

I installed QGIS server ltr 64 bit version from osGeo4W, then I installed Apache 64 bit httpd-2.4.29-Win64-VC15, along with mod_fcgid-2.3.9-win64-VC15, I followed the instructions on Adding QGIS ...
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How to increase Java heap size on GeoServer on Windows?

I tried setting wrapper.java.maxmemory=1300 parameter in c:\Program Files (x86)\GeoServer 2.11.1\wrapper\wrapper.conf but I can't set more than 1300MB (geoserver service can't start). I tried ...
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How to load gdal from python 2.7.8 on win7 32bit using arcgis python 2.7.8?

My Python installation is: Python 2.7.8 (default, Jun 30 2014, 16:03:49) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)] on win3s gdal installation file: gdal-202-1500-core.msi I have installed the following python ...
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QGIS not launching

a few days ago I decided to update my QGIS 2.14 into a QGIS 2.18. I uninstalled the old version and installed the new one, normally. Then nothing at all happened when I pressed the icon. I ...
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QGIS 3 (2.99) without Grass [closed]

I wanted to play around with QGIS 3 release candidate (2.99) and after installing on Windows, it looks like there is no version of QGIS that doesn't include GRASS. Is this correct?
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Unable to import pandas in QGIS Windows [duplicate]

I am trying to import pandas 0.20.3 in QGIS console but it's giving me this error. Could any one help me to solve this problem. I used pip to install pandas in windows and QGIS version is 2.14
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Create extension PostGIS throws unknown error 193

I have execute all actions like this How to install PostGIS on Windows?. But when I create extension postgis; I have got an error message : "PostgreSQL/9.3/lib/postgis-2.1.dll » : unknown error ...
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QGIS with QTCreator windows [duplicate]

Is it possible to work on QGIS with QTCreator since most of the build documentation is assuming Linux environment and I have to use windows 7? all of the old posts in this forum didn't solve this ...
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Can QGIS 3.0 be installed and run side-by-side with QGIS 2.x?

I'm interested to know if QGIS 3 can be installed and run side-by-side with a QGIS 2.x installation on windows?
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QGIS in Qt Widgets (Cross Platform Application) [closed]

I am currently developing a widget Application in Qt, and I need to use GIS in this software. Naturally I first found the ArcGIS API for Qt, but like ArcGIS, it only runs on Windows and Linux, and ...
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How to install PDAL in Windows?

I want to import .las files to PostGIS. As I found out I can do it by using PDAL. However, I cannot find the right way to install it in Windows. I downloaded a folder from here https://www.pdal.io/...
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QGis missing osgeo python-gdal, Python 27 vs Python 36

I have trouble while installing QGis from scratch on a computer that already have Python (3.4) + GDAL bindings. Here, QGis works with Python27, that needs its own GDAL bindings : how can i deal with ...
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MS Access/VBA used to open an ArcGIS map document: Map fails to connect to database

I have an MS Access front-end that can be used to open ArcGIS map documents (.mxds). It has a macro that runs an OpenRoadMap() function: Function OpenRoadMap() CreateObject("Shell.Application")...
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UnicodeEncodeError when creating Grass location on Windows

i´d tried to create a new location, but i have this in my console, iím learning to use grass gis, so can you help me? SIG\Archivos Grass\newLocation> no disponible Iniciando GRASS GIS... ERROR:...
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Error of installing GDAL on python with windows [duplicate]

Can any one knows the error of importing GDAL? I downloaded the binaries from Gisinternalsa! to install the GDAL library. However,I cannot import gdal successfully. The detail of error is shown in ...
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Geoserver - Kerberos authentication

I am running a Geoserver instance in Tomcat and want to know if it is possible to use Windows Authentication (Keberos) to authenticate users in Geoserver. My idea is to setup Geoserver to use an ...
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Images missing in QGIS print composer template using mapped drive file path

My question relates to this previous question. QGIS Composer Big Red X My images are missing when I load a print composer from a template and all I see is red X. Investigating this further the ...
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api-ms-win-crt-runtime-1-1-0.dll is missing after QGIS 2.14 installation [closed]

After I install QGIS version 2.14 ESSEN on Windows 7,error message shows,"The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-[1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer.Try reinstalling the program ...
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QGIS installation has stopped running when startup?

My laptop is Windows 10 and I have installed QGIS 2.14 64bit twice; because due to some problems I uninstalled the software and reinstalled it. Now: "qgis has stopped running when startup" I have ...
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Making a shortcut to SVG file in QGIS

I am making SVG files with online servers like "online-convert" or picsvg and with the print composer. Me problem is that QGIS is not working well with files that are not located in the SVG folder. ...
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Prepare a QGIS plugin installation package (for windows)

I'm developing a plugin for QGIS that depends on python libs that are not default installed, hence could easily be installed by the network installation. When the plugin is a little bit more mature I ...
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Configuring GRASS 7 to work alongside QGIS 2.18? [duplicate]

All day I was struggling with QGIS 18 and GRASS 7. My mission was simple: import a file in QGIS 2.18, run v.clean and then go home. Unfortunately it turned out that my mission was not that easy. ...
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Import ASC file into PostGIS using raster2pgsql in Windows 10

I need to import a raster file (http://fizz.phys.dal.ca/~atmos/datasets/GWR_PM25_NA_199801_200012-RH35-NoNegs.asc.zip) into a PostGIS 2.3.2 (PostgreSQL 9.6). These are the steps: 1) Unzip the raster ...
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Could not find Easy custom labeling tool in plugin manager

I could not find the tool "Easy custom labeling" in Plugin Manager. My colleague can install the tool for QGIS in her PC but she uses Windows 7 while I use windows 10. Could anyone advise me how to ...
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Using GDAL in Windows with command longer than 8191 characters

I have a large number of files, over 7000. I need to run GDAL commands on those files, but I am limited by 8191 characters in Windows. Is there any way to avoid this limitation?
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Geoserver 2.10 disk quota subsystem disabled

Since a couple of days, I get this error in my Windows Geoserver 2.10 installation: Could not open JDBC Connection for transaction; nested exception is org.apache.commons.dbcp.SQLNestedException: ...
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Windows 7 BigSQL packaged PostGIS ST_Transformation queries not working

we've recently migrated from the EnterpriseDB packaged PostgreSQL 9.5/PostGIS 2.3 to the BigSQL verision (9.6/2.3), PostGIS was installed via PGC. Platform is Windows 7 64bit and data migration was ...
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Running a line from a terminal for QGIS [duplicate]

I am trying to run this code: # create virtual multi-band raster gdalbuildvrt -separate rgb.vrt red.tif green.tif blue.tif # write multi-band raster into geotiff gdal_translate -of GTiff -co ...
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ogr2ogr too many GCP points - exceeds maximum number of characters in the command line

I am trying to adjust a vector polygon dataset using ogr2ogr spline transformation with cmd commands like: C:\\OSGeo4W64\\bin\\ogr2ogr.exe -f "ESRI Shapefile" C:\\path\\output.shp -order 3 -tps -gcp ...
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QGIS 2.18 “The program can't start because qgis_app.dll is missing from your computer”

I installed QGIS 2.18 after i had uninstalled the version 2.16. It installed quite well but it is not starting at all. I went into the program directory and click on the exe file and got the error "...
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Does ArcGIS for Server support Windows OS In Place upgrades?

I have ArcGIS for Server running on Windows Server 2008. The IT department wants to upgrade the server to Windows Server 2012. Does ESRI officially support this migration path? I know it was possible ...
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“Failed to create shortcut” error during installation

I tried to install Qgis and I can't start Qgis at the end of the installation because I don't have any shortcut. In the postinstall.log is written "failed to create shortcut... What should I do ...
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How to install GDAL extension for GeoServer on Windows

I am in search of guidance to set up the GDAL extension for GeoServer. I used GeoServer 2.11.0 with the geoserver-2.11.0-gdal-plugin.zip files, folowing the guide from http://docs.geoserver.org/...
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Is it possible to change default encoding for QGIS?

I often transfer layers from Windows machine to Linux and vice versa and it causes me problems (incorrectly displayed labels and same with text in attribute table) when I use drag and drop to put ...
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Extract: error writing to file qgis-bin.exe

I have been facing problem during the installation process. The installation is getting aborted by showing this error message. Since this happened with 2.18 version, I tried with 2.16.3 version. Even ...
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calling gdal_merge into python script

I am new to python and breaking my head on how to use gdal_merge in a (spyder) python script. I use Windows 10, Python 3.6 and have the gdal tool installed from osgeo4w. I realize many other posts ...
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Setting up PostGIS database and opening it in QGIS on Windows?

I have tried to follow the manuals for setting up a PostGIS database to be accessed by users with QGIS, but at the moment I cannot understand enough to progress? My situation; I am a trainee ...
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Use Windows function GetProductInfo via MapBasic

I develop a MapInfo-based GIS and I need to be able to determine the Windows OS of a given user. So far we have used a Windows function GetVersionEx (kernel32 library) to do this but the function ...
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Will geosrver run on Windows 2012 R2

I'm trying to allocate a box to install geoServer for my company's intranet site. We have a box with Windows 2012 R2 installed but I can't find any specific documentation if geoServer will run on this ...