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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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PostGIS error during a simple SELECT statement: Geometry SRID (2056) does not match column SRID (21781)

I am facing a strange error in a PostgreSQL 13.6 + PostGIS 3.2.0 database on a Window 10 machine: mydb=# SELECT * FROM my_schema.my_view; ERROR: Geometry SRID (2056) does not match column SRID (21781)...
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Safely uninstall only one instance of QGIS in W10, leaving the other one fully operational

I've got QGIS 3.16.11 and 3.28.6 installed on my job's W10 laptop and on a few PCs across the organization. About to install 3.28 on a few more with 3.16 already installed, too. I'm not really using ...
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QGIS 3.26 is messing with my project files

At some point, not from a fresh install, when I open a qgz file, from within the program or from windows explorer (Win.10), it opens some layers from that project and some layers from another project ...
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Wrong order of the geometry parts in the result of QgsGeometry.difference()

I am currently blocked by a quite weird issue I have no idea how to solve. On Windows 10, with QGIS Desktop 3.22.11. The simple process of doing a difference between a linestring and a polygon breaks ...
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Database encoding information provided by QGIS is wrong (windows-1252 instead of UTF8)

I have a PostgreSQL (13.9)/PostGIS (3.1.1) layer in a QGIS project (tested on 3.16, 3.20 and 3.22 with same results). The actual database encoding is UTF8, but the "Information" tab in the ...
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Loading / opening process for a QGIS-project does not fully complete (hang-up)

The loading / opening process for one specific QGIS-project does not fully complete. The process seems to work fine until the message in the bottom bar states "Loading layer myshapefile.shp" ...
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gcloud command not found when authenticating Google Earth Engine

I am setting up a new python environment (in Windows 10) for the google earth engine python API (version 0.1.331) following the instructions detailed here. I have also installed gcloud utilities as ...
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Enabling GRASS in Processing Toolbox of QGIS 3.28.2.0

I installed QGIS 3.28.2.0 (Release candidate) via Network installer on Windows 10. I am missing GRASS in the Processing Toolbox. How to enable this? GRASS 7.8 is installed (There is no separate start ...
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OSGeo4W command line utilities provoke "Access is Denied" error [closed]

I regularly use OSGeo4W's Advanced Install to update and add packages. I have a Windows 10 Enterprise OS with Administrator rights, and a bunch of OSGeo commandline utilities installed. I installed ...
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QGIS won't launch on factory reset Dell with Windows 10 Home [closed]

I just acquired a Dell Inspiron laptop from a friend. It has Windows 10 Home. I did a factory reset, installed the QGIS standalone installer for 3.22.8. It installed successfully, but when I go to run ...
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Bringing PyQGIS and PyQt into already settled Anaconda Python environment in PyCharm

I have Anaconda Python environment with different packages required for developing a QGIS plugin (including the Plugin Builder Tool etc.). (qgsdata) C:\TempDaten\_dev\QgsData>conda info ...
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GeoServer problems with Java 18

I've installed GeoServer by: 1 Installing Java JDK 18 with the x64 Installer C:\>java -version java version "18.0.1.1" 2022-04-22 Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 18.0.1.1+2-6) Java ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 or exited and is displayed in Full-screen, only

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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