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Windows 10 is a personal computer operating system developed by Microsoft as part of the Windows NT family of operating systems.

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DLL errors after installing QField on Windows 10

On the working machine with Window 10 Enterprise Version 1909 (Build 18363.2094) I installed the QField which I could get from here : https://qfield.org/docs/en/install/index.html However, I am ...
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Cannot run qgis_process on WSL2, its trying to connect to a display

I'm trying to run qgis_process on WSL2 on Windows 10 using Ubuntu and I get this Error message: qt.qpa.xcb: could not connect to display xxx.xxx.xxx.x:x qt.qpa.plugin: Could not load the Qt platform ...
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Vector creation fail

I am attempting to create a new vector/SHP polygon layer in a project that was created with QGIS 3.22. After creating the fields I want, then clicking "OK," I get a red warning that the ...
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Why is the map blanking out in QGIS 3.16.16?

I have OSM XYZ tiles displayed, along with a .csv file of about 2500 geocoded addresses. No matter what I do, the map soon goes white. I restarted program, and computer dozens of times and even ...
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Raster Menu disappeared in QGIS 3.22.3 on Win10

I was using QGIS 3.18 to chop up some GeoTIFF files today. I came back to re-jig the files, and found that the Raster menu was missing all the sub-menus, which includes the Extraction menu items that ...
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Understanding difference between Pythons installed together with QGIS

There is QGIS 3.20.3 installed on the Windows 10 in the C:/Program Files/. What is a core difference between all Pythons delivered together with QGIS? What is the purpose of each one and what are the ...
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Activating the GPS on QField for Windows Desktop (beta)

Has anyone figured out how to activate the GPS on the computer to use in QField-Windows? I have a Getac field tablet/computer. I've created a QGIS Project with 3 vector layers and packaged for QField. ...
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Why QGIS 3.22 hangs on Win10?

The problem Recently, I installed QGIS 3.22 on Win10. For a while, everything worked well. However, about a week before, I installed a Win10 update. I'm not sure if the problem is connected to this ...
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Matching Google Earth with Bathymetry and LiDAR - can't figure out CRS transformations

I'm using Environment Agency SurfZone Digital Elevation Model 2019 which is EPSG:27700. It aligns with the OS Light 27700 layer and local Bathymetry. However, I'd also like to use Google Maps/Hybrid ...
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ArcGIS Pro's File Chooser not showing folders

Why is ArcGIS Pro's file chooser not showing folders? I have this weird issue that ArcGIS Pro's file chooser has no items. It's empty, i.e. no drives and no folders are shown. Also, there is no dialog ...
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ArcMap cannot connect to the previous versions of license manager after Windows update

I have updated the Windows to Windows 10 Pro, and since then I am unable to open ArcMap 10.5.1. Upon clicking the ArcMap icon the window appears with an error message. Check the attached image for the ...
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QGIS 3.16 version cannot open python console in PyCharm development environment for standalone application

We developed a few standalone PyQGIS application using QGIS's libraries that come with QGIS installed program. A bit more information about our application setup. We develop using PyCharm on Windows ...
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ArcMap extremely slow to load point data

It is taking ArcMap an extremely long time to load point data. For example, up to five minutes to load (add to the canvas initially) a shapefile of 44 points. The issue affects all point data ...
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Automatically deploy QGIS on multiple PCs in a class

We have a large computer class and would like to be able to install QGIS on all PCs automatically. So far I found a way to automatically deploy QGIS user settings, but not QGIS itself. Is there a way ...
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Exporting Big Layout to PDF Crashes QGIS

I'm trying to export a large orthomosaic layout to PDF. Double-sized A0 (or 2A0) works and prints beautifully. Now need to print it larger (i.e. 2.6m x 2.3m for a wall), but need it as a PDF to do ...
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osm2pgsql-flex output: Lua dependecies 'dkjson' under windows10

I'am using PostgrSQL 12 on a windows 10 machine. I need to import .pbf-files from OSM. I have a lua-script using the dkjson package: local json = require('dkjson') However if I use osm2pgsql it gives ...
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Scikit learn in QGIS does not work (Windows 10)

I tried to install scikit-learn in OSGeo4W Shell. I used the information provided by another question 1. Both ways as AlecZ suggested worked. After installation I get this message: "Successfully ...
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OSGEO4W Installer avce00.exe error

The latest OSGeo4W Installer reaches 100% and then throws an error: Unable to extract /bin/avcexport.exe -- the file is in use. Please stop all OSGeo4W processes and select "Retry", or ...
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Opening linked folder with QGIS Action from multiple computers and user profiles

I'm trying to link project folders to point features in QGIS. The goal is to open the relevant project folder in Windows File Explorer with an action. We use Dropbox, and I know I can create a Dropbox ...
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QGIS 3.20.1 Unable to use Grass Toolbox

I am attempting to run R.Viewshed from QGIS 3.20.1. Every time I try and run the command I getthe following errors in the log: Warning: Concurrent mapset locking is not supported on windows. - I ...
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What toolchain for a Win10 C++/Qt QGis custom application based on QGis v3.20?

We have a C++/Qt application based on the KDE Marble library. I would like to replace the Marble library with the QGis library. However it is not too easy to figure out the correct environment for ...
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GDAL works at command line but fails to import to Python

I am trying to get GDAL available via Python. The PyPI site for for GDAL states that I need to first download and install GDAL. Per the instructions at PyPI I have downloaded and installed GDAL ...
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'pyrcc5' is not recognized

I installed QGIS 3.0 on Windows 10. I get this error everytime i run the pyrcc4 or pyrcc5 command: 'pyrcc4' is not recognized as an internal or external command Even if I find a place with a pyrcc4....
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Unable to Launch/Open QGIS

Every time I install the QGIS version 3.12/3.16 64 bit, it is installed but unable to launch the application.
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No module named 'qgis.server' in Anaconda

I have a Anaconda with Python 3.7 in Win 10 and install qgis with the command: conda install -c conda-forge qgis When I try to use python console in qgis, I type in the script: from qgis.server import ...
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What is the cause of "can not create printer" when exporting to pdf

Sometimes I get the message (this is directly translated from Swedish) "Could not create printer" when I try to use Export to pdf in layout-window, when I check off the geopdf it works What ...
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GeoServer installation and Java Windows 10

I have installed GeoServer by: Downloading https://sourceforge.net/projects/geoserver/files/GeoServer/2.19.1/geoserver-2.19.1-bin.zip/download Extracting it to C:\Program Files\GeoServer Setting ...
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QGIS window can't be resized

OS Windows10 Pro 64-bit When I launch QGIS3.18, the window in which it displays takes over the whole extent of the monitor with no margins, hiding the application icons at the bottom of my screen. ...
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Strangely scaled and pixelated font and buttons

I'm completely new to the world of QGIS and GIS in general. I'm going through the official training manual, and I'm having fun and everything is working out all right. For some reason, when I got back ...
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QGIS Desktop not installing

I am trying to install the QGIS Desktop application on Windows 10. Upon a successful install, only the OSGeo4W Shell and the Grass GIS 7.8.5 are there on the apps list (within the QGIS folder), the ...
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Changing the path to the untwine executable in QGIS? - Point cloud data will not display in QGIS 3.18.1

Describe the bug QGIS will load my LAZ file, but it will only show the file extents. It won't show points in 2D or 3D map. I have installed and uninstalled QGIS several times and I have used the ...
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PyQGIS API code completion not working in PyCharm In QGIS3.10 on Windows10

I am configuring Pycharm 2020.3 to work with QGIS3.10 on Windows. I have followed the various instructions from previous answers. Configure the interpreter. Pycharm recognizes Qt including ...
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Could not create print device error when exporting georeferenced PDF QGIS 3.16.5

I am having an issue exporting a georeferenced PDF using QGIS version 3.16.5. So far the google search to fix the problem has not been successful. Using on Windows 10 64 bit. I have a limited ...
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PostgreSQL cannot work when opens SSL on Windows 10 [closed]

I am not sure this topic will fit here but I don't know ask it where. I am trying to open the SSL of PostgreSQL 10.16 on Windows10. I read a lot of documents about creating an SSL certificate to ...
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Error when installing QAD plugin: Plugin 'qad' could not be loaded due to an error calling its method classFactory()

I am trying to install the QAD plugin and it appears this error: No se pudo cargar el complemento 'qad' debido a un error al llamar a su método classFactory() AttributeError: 'QVariant' object has ...
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How to add US State NHGIS historical GIS data to PostGIS? ERROR: INSERT has more target columns than expressions

I am trying to add historical data extracted from NHGIS to PostGIS, but I get the INSERT has more target columns than expressions error when I run the code below: "C:\psql.exe" -c "...
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Open .laz point clouds not available in QGIS 3.18

The recent release of QGIS 3.18 supports point cloud data. As can be seen on the screenshot in the linked Visual Changelog (above), .laz files should be supported. However, in my installation on ...
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Georeferencer Plugin: Installed but does not appear in raster menu (QGIS 10.3, Windows 10)

I see that others have had problems finding a rouge georeferencer window, or using the plugin. But when my student tries to use the confirmed installed georeferencer plugin in QGIS 3.10 on Windows 10 ...
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OGR2OGR call using Python and subprocess call fails on Windows 10

I have a Python script that batch converts GPX files stored on an older Garmin unit to ESRI shapefiles. This script use an ogr2ogr command line argument passed from Python using subprocess.call() to ...
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QGIS 3.10.13 (64-bit) on a Asus laptop with Windows 10 is running EXTREMELY SLOW - looking for suggestions

I am using: QGIS 3.10.13 (64 Bit) My machine: OS: Windows 10 Home, version 20H2, OS build 19042.746 Installed RAM: 12.0 GB ( 11.9 GB usable) Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8750H CPU @ 2.20GHz, 2201 ...
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Unable to install QGIS Plugins on Windows

I've installed QGIS 3.16 Hannover on my laptop about three days ago (Windows 10 Home 1909) and am unable to install any plugins, nor get access to any of the core plugins save four. When going to ...
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QGIS 3 won't work on my Windows 10 computer anymore [closed]

After making a rather lenghty SQL query, QGIS 3 started not working properly and after a while it finally ceased to work completely. Trying to start up it back again won't do anything and it will ...
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No transform is available between OGC:CRS84 - WGS 84 (CRS84) and EPSG:3035 - ETRS89-extended / LAEA Europe

I am trying to add a shapefile to QGIS that contains reconstructed UK postcode polygons (January 2015), which can be found in this link https://www.opendoorlogistics.com/downloads/ in the section 'UK ...
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QGIS 3 lags and/or crashes

QGIS crashes relatively often on my computer with Windows 10. How can I research what is happening before the crash happens? Better, it is not crashing with the dialog "ooops, qgis crashes" ...
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GRASS doesn't run on QGIS

I've just installed qgis via OSGoe4W custom install on a brand new windows 10 machine. in the desktop section of the install dialog I've selected grass 7.8.3-1 in libs section QGIS-GRASS-plugin7 for ...
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No Module named QGIS windows?

I've been attempting to use the qgis module (QGIS version 3.14) in standalone scripting on a Windows 10 machine. However, I have found myself unable to import the qgis module. Code and message below: ...
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Lacking permissions for other users when saving QGIS 3 project on Windows 10

When saving a project under QGIS 3.x on a local Windows PC under e.g. c:\tmp another user logged on to the PC cannot open the project due to lacking permissions. The project file saved from QGIS 3 ...
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How to query data from an Open Data Cube (Python / Win 10)?

I would like to learn how to access and manipulate satellite images from an Open Data Cube (ODC) using Python. I have tried to follow the instructions found in https://datacube-core.readthedocs.io/en/...
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Can't find the ArcGIS License Manager folder

I am using ArcGIS 10.7 for desktop and my operating system is windows 10 I am trying to find out when my ArcGIS license expires, and this expiration date is supposed to be in the ArcGIS License ...
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ModuleNotFoundError: No module named '_gdal'

I am using Python 3.6 and still having this problem,, although I have tried to uninstall both numpy and GDAL and installed them again in the order numpy then GDAL I am using Windows 10. This was my ...
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