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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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PyCharm 2019 is not working with QGIS anymore

Since the update to PyCharm 2019 I am unable to load the QGIS Python modules. I can not use auto completion either. I already deleted the cache (by invalidating the cache in PyCharm and also by ...
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'pyrcc5' is not recognized as an internal or external command

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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Will ArcGIS for Desktop run on Windows 10? [closed]

Will ArcGIS 10 run on the new windows 10 technical preview? I am setting up an interface on my Mac and there is the free option of downloading the Windows 10 technical preview, some sort of beta ...
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High PostgreSQL/PostGIS memory and disk usage when saving QGIS project

Why would simply pressing the "save" button in QGIS cause my local PostgreSQL instance to cause memory and disk usage to spike to "Not Responding" levels? Seems to me like the ...
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ERROR: could not load library “C:/Program Files/PostgreSQL/11/lib/rtpostgis-2.5.dll”: unknown error 126?

I have got this message when I wanted to create a new extension. How can I solve this problem? I have Win10 64 bit and PostgreSQL 11.
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Ogr2ogr: ERROR 1: PROJ: pj_obj_create: Cannot find proj.db

I start using GDAL 3.0.0 using conda build. I successfully installed GDAL on my laptop (Windows 10) and I am trying to ingest MapInfo tab file into Elasticsearch index. I understood that I have to ...
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Getting QGIS python modules to work from PyScripter in Windows 10?

Been trying lots of "solutions" from net research but nothing seems to work. I have the current versions of QGIS from OSGEO and PyScripter 2.5 Based on one of the solutions I tried... import sys ...
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QGIS 2.16 - Installation problem under Windows 10

I installed twice Qgis 2.16 using OSGeo 4w install. First I uninstalled all the previuos version and installed 2.16. Everything worked fine but when I open Qgis I have a warning message: Couldn't ...
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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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Can not install Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Native Client on windows 10 [closed]

I am trying to compile QGIS project myself. I am following the instructions below, which seems to be official guide but outdated. https://htmlpreview.github.io/?https://github.com/qgis/QGIS/blob/...
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ArcGIS crashes when trying category symbology?

I'm facing an issue with ArcGIS 10.3. When I try to use symbology type "category" the program crashes. It seems that is not a matter of data because I used the data before and nothing happened. The ...
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GeoPandas 0.6.1 installed instead of 0.7.0 in conda windows 10

I have problems using the .clip utility from the GeoPandas package. I found in this post that the problem might be due to the GeoPandas version, since this utility is only available in > 0.7 version. ...
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Executing a standalone QGIS python script on Windows 10

In Windows 10, I currently have two working scripts (.BAT and .PY) which are used to generate PDFs from QGIS based on the solution here. My goal is to be able to execute the python script without ...
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How to fully reset QGIS

I use QGIS 3.6 on Windows 10 and I want to reset it. I tried this through Setting-Options-System-Reset user Interface to default settings. I uninstalled and installed again, but still there are some ...
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Installing GeoDjango dependencies on Windows 10 or Windows Server 2012 R2?

I have followed the guide here and many others but no luck so far. I am wondering if the two Operating systems are even supported by geodjango due to the dependencies. I have set the environment ...
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Opening ECW files in QGIS?

QGIS 2.14.1 opened .ECW files simply via the open raster menu, without any problems. In 2.14.3, the entire ERDAS Compressed Wavelets option has disappeared from the file type drop down, and QGIS ...
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Creating a new Normal template in ArcCatalog?

I need to restore my ArcCatalog template to its original default. I am missing the main tab above the toolbar i.e. edit/file/customize etc...I am running ArcCatalog 10.3 on a Windows 10 operating ...
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How to make GRASS 7 addon available in QGIS 2.12?

I stumbled across the GRASS-Tool i.segment but could not find it in my QGIS processing toolbox. I found out that it is an addon for GRASS 7 that I already installed in GRASS 7 standalone. How can I ...
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Lost access to Desktop Help of ArcMap 10.5?

Today I found that I can't aceess help on system tools through "Tool Help" button. It opens help window which says: Can’t reach this page Make sure the web address //ieframe.dll/...
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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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Whitebox GAT not starting under Windows 10 - General JAVA or Whitebox problem?

I am currently running the DEM preprocessing on a relatively large (50000 km2 at 30 m resolution) and steep DEM. The objective is to extract the stream network and some morphologic attributes (e.g., ...
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How to install GDAL with Python on Windows 10

I am trying to install the GDAL library with Python on Windows 10. The Python version is MSC v.1500 64 bit (AMD64). The setup files (core and GDAL binaries) are from Tamas Szekeres’ Windows binaries ...
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Windows 10 killed ArcGIS Desktop?

I’m hoping to find a solution. I’m running Windows 10 on a Dell XPS, and I have a single install license of ArcMap 10.5. The Windows 10 fall 2017 Creators Update has killed ArcGIS Desktop. It can’t ...
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Creating new layer from another one and adding new fields with Qgis processing python scripts?

I'm developing a script in processing for personal use and have some difficulties with the Qgis API. I bought The Pygis Programmers guide . It has been useful but I have had some difficulties in ...
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ArcMap custom extension registered but not added

I haven't found any info on this particular problem so let me try here. My job is to migrate a 9.3 desktop extention to 10.3, keeping the app in the original COM-based format (not converting it to an ...
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Permissions for QGIS 3 project files 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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QGIS taking too long to load/launch on Windows 10

I had a version installed, I think it was 3.4.10, and used it couple months back it worked great. I tried opening it yesterday and it took forever. I uninstalled it and installed the latest version 3....
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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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MODIS downloads using Python

I am trying to get a full-functioning download script specifically for the Modis data (Version 6) on the USG/NASA site (AppEEARS/LPDAAC). I’m running Windows 10. I know that there is an R Modis ...
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How to customizing the default map scale list in ArcGIS for all users?

How do I customizing the default map scale list in ArcGIS? I can set a list from a text file. The list needs the following format (from comment of @Martin) for example: 1000,000000 10000,000000 ...
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GRASS GIS addon “extension not found”; could the problem be with the GRASS Addons server?

I'm using GRASS GIS Ver 7.2.2. When I enter command mode and type "g.extension r.hypso" I get the message: Downloading precompiled GRASS Addons ... ERROR: Extension not found This happens with all ...
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from qgis._core import * ImportError: DLL load failed: [duplicate]

I have looked every pages, links, forums etc. It is a standalone application. I add all paths that I can find to the PATHS and PYTHONPATH is here: C:\OSGeo4W64\apps\qgis-dev\python C:\OSGeo4W64\apps\...
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QT C++ application using QGIS API

I'm trying to develop a QT C++ application that uses QGIS API and I can't manage Qt Creator to compile the code. I've read several topicts at gis.stackexchange and from other sources. The information ...
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QGIS 3.10 projection error using BNG27700

When opening a workspace with CRS BNG 27700 I am now getting an error that the following transformation is missing - OSTN15_NTv2_OSGBtoETRS If I use the next transformation in the list it puts my WMS ...
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Repairing ArcGIS license that became untrusted after Windows 10 install?

I've installed Windows 10 update. After that I get that message when I try to run ArcGis: I have ArcGis 10.3 Education version. Here screen from ArcGis Administrator: Does anyone know how to solve ...
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.MXD file shows as *.DOC file after upgrading machine with ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Desktop to Windows 10? [closed]

I created an .mxd file on a computer with an earlier version of Windows (I was at a college campus; not sure what version). Now, on a computer with Windows 10, the file appears as a Word .DOC and ...
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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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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 3.4.6 Cannot create fields in new shapefiles

Running 3.4.6 on Windows 10. Until today I have had no problems creating new shapefiles and fields. Now when I create a new shapefile everything in the new dialog box works as usual when I create ...
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QGIS becomes unresponsive when adding new vector layers?

QGIS suddenly won't allow addition of new vector layers when running on PC (Lyon 2.12.1). I've reinstalled it, no help. I've recently changed to Windows 10 from 7, otherwise nothing much has changed ...
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My mxd is a word file? [closed]

I just installed Windows 10, and I have ArcGIS 10.3. Now, when I use any script to create a new .mxd map document (and occasionally if I download an .mxd made on another computer), it shows up as a ...
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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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PostgreSQL/PostGIS 12. shp2pgsql.exe only blinks

I am running PostgreSQL/PostGIS version 12 (win10/64 bit) attempting to import shapefiles by means of shp2pgsql.exe. Really nothing happens. The GUI only blinks a fraction of a second. Then nothing. ...
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MinimizeRestore Maximize boxes missing in Windows 10 task bar

I am running QGIS 2.18.15 on a Windows 10 OS 64-bit PC and the click symbols to close (x), minimize, restore, maximize are missing. I tried uninstalling and reloading the latest version and had same ...
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ImportError: No module named qgis.core on Windows 10

I am trying to execute the following code on my Windows 10 with QGIS 2.18.20. from qgis.core import * from qgis.utils import * import os, sys QgsApplication.setPrefixPath("C:/Program Files/QGIS 2.18/...
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Arcmap table of contents flashes and system becomes unresponsive episodically on windows 10

This problem took me awhile to solve, so I am sharing both the problem and solution here. I searched, and found, some helpful discussions on the internet that pointed be in the right direction (see ...
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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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In a polyline shapefile, how can I color a label using it's corresponding symbol color? (QGIS)

Maybe a pretty simple question. I have a polyline shapefile that I've symbolized through categories, and I wish for the labels to automatically be set to the same color as it's corresponding line ...
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Zonal statistics basic output

I have been using the zonal statistics tool to quantify the variability of slopes around archaeological sites. I have noticed in some experiments that there are differences between the mean and the ...
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How to set up GDAL Java Bindings for Windows with OSGeo4w?

I've been searching for ways to use java bindings for GDAL and installed the OSGeo4W packages QGIS, GDAL, and GrassGIS using the "Express Desktop Install" method. After installing and confirming the ...