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Questions tagged [windows-8]

Use this tag when the question or its answers might depend on the operating system and the one in question is Windows 8.

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Hosting WMS layer using Geoserver, Tomcat, Amazon AWS?

My goal: provide clients with a password protected WMS url so they can access some of our GIS data. Where I'm at so far: OS: windows 8 I have a polygon shapefile created in QGIS I want to share as ...
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Symbol selector cannot be resized

I recently use QGIS 3.0.0, in Windows 8. Today, I work with symbol. When I use SVG symbol, the symbol selector window become so long, even under the taskbar, I cannot resize or drag up the window (it ...
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What is port used by GPS sensor that comes in tablet? [closed]

Wanted to see: what is the port used by the GPS sensor that comes in a tablet? or I can get the GPS? In a tablet with Windows 8.1 What I want is to get by vb code, the coordinates of my location, ...
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postgis not valid win 32 application

I'm trying to setup Postgres 9.5 on my local machine x64 based win 8. I've downloaded postgresql-9.5.1-1-windows.exe and also downloaded postgis-bundle-pg95x64-setup-2.2.2-1.exe Postgres runs fine, ...
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Excel to Table Conversion Tool not working

When I input the table in the dialog box, I get this rather long error: ERROR updateParameters Execution Error: Runtime error Traceback (most recent call last): File "c:\program files (x86)\arcgis\...
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Greek characters are not displayed correctly in QGIS on Windows 8

I am working on a laptop with two operation systems. One Windows 8 and one with Ubuntu 12. In both systems I have installed QGIS and in Windows I also have the FME 2014. I am trying to load a ...
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Trimble Nomad and ArcPad gwes.exe Error

On my Trimble Nomad, I have ArcPad 8 and windows mobile 8. The handheld has been working great up until recently. The machine has been very choppy and slow and when I go to add a point or really do ...
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2.10 program group option to open QGIS with GRASS

I have installed QGIS 2.10 on Windows 8. I cannot find the 'option' to start QGIS with GRASS - as has been previously answered. Have I possibly missed something in the install? Is this 'missing' ...
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Creating site with ArcGIS for Server gives Failed to create site. com.esri.arcgis.discovery.servicelib.AGSException?

I installed ArcGIS for server 10.3 in windows 8 . everything is ok and service is running but when creating a site with manager wizard, the site encounter to the error "Failed to create the site. com....
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Error Packaging QGIS 2.9.0

I am attempting to package QGIS from source and the creatensis.pl script is exiting with the error: Running NSIS Can't open script "Master'" running nsis failed [makensis -V1 -DVERSION_NAME='...
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Installing Orfeo toolbox for QGIS? [duplicate]

I installed QGIS through OSGeo4W 64 bit version in Windows 8. QGIS installed correctly, but I cannot add the Orfeo Toolbox. Any suggestions?
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Installing GPS device Explorist Magellan 210 (ca 2005) on Windows 8? [closed]

Windows is unable to reckognize my device. It's 10 years old but fully functionnal. I would at least make it work as an external disk.
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Issue with OCHA fonts in windows 8

I installed OCHA icons on windows 8,But once that I try to open the styles with arcmap (10.2.2) I have some funny icons, do you have some idea how to fix this bug...
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ArcMap addin well-known folder not saved in mxd [closed]

We have a mix of Win7 and Win8 computers, with ArcGis 10.2.1 On the Win7 computers, under Add-In Manager > Options tab, we can add a well-known folder to the box "Search for additional Add-Ins in ...
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Error in installing QGIS 2.6 using Osgeo in Windows 8.1

I was trying to load QGIS 2.6 on Windows 8.1 using OsGeo installer. Though the files are loading fine while launching the software it is showing a series of errors. Some on these are - The procedure ...
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Installing libspatialindex on Windows 8

I need to use Rtrees to make some code I'm running faster. However, in order to use Rtree, I need to install libspatialindex. When I've installed packages in the past I've been able to either download ...
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what does “msLoadMap not incl.” mean?

I receive "mapserv request processing time (msLoadMap not incl.)" in my ms_error.log, but no idea what that means, is that an error or the normal behavior of MapServer? It appears regardless the layer ...
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How can I increase ArcMap font size, I can barely read it!

I'm sure there is a simple answer out there, but how do I increase the font size in the ArcMap work windows? I am using Windows 8 on a Surface tablet.
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Openlayers pan/zoom on windows 8 app

I'm building a windows 8 js application with an Iframe that uses openlayers with google as the basemap. Everything is working except for the map navigation. When I try to pan or zoom with my finger, ...
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Accessing pgsql db set in cygwin from qgis installed on windows through osgeo4w, possible?

As the title of this question, I want to know if it is possible to access a PostgreSQL database set in cygwin (version 9) from QGis installed in Windows 8.1 through the OSgeo4W application, is that ...
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all-in-one gis packages for windows 8.1? [closed]

Is there an all-in-one installer that allows having all open-source gis apps installed in windows 8.1? with all apps I mean for instance postgresql, postgis, mapserver, qgis, grass. I have cygwin ...
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How does Mobile GPS work in Windows Tablets?

Can anyone tell me how GPS chips generally works in Windows8 Tablets? As far as I can tell Tablets do not have a separate GPS chip like those in handheld GPS receivers - It seems to be combined into ...
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Loading GRASS gives error installing QGIS Chugiak on Windows 8.1?

I am experiencing a problem installing QGIS 2.4 Chugiak on Windows 8.1, resulting in a error loading Grass. This may be a problem only affecting certain installations, I'm not sure. I am a noob on ...
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Problems installing TopoJSON

I experienced problems with installing TopoJSON. C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft.Cpp\v4.0\V120\Microsoft.Cpp.Platform.targets(64,5): error MSB8020: The build tools for Visual Studio 2010 (...
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Cannot install ArcGIS for Desktop 10.2 following install guide on Windows 8

I'm trying to install ArcGIS for DEsktop 10.2, I get to the following screen: But any of the instructions highlighted in blue do not open, the mouse hovers over them changing their colour to darker ...
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GRASS module g.mremove returns irrational outputs

I want to use g.mremove to remove multiple files in my mapset, import os import sys sys.path.append(os.path.join(os.environ['GISBASE'], 'etc', 'python')) import grass.script as g import grass.script....
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How to save results of postgresql to csv/excel file using psycopg2?

I use driving_distance in postgresql to find distances between all nodes, and here's my python script in pyscripter, import sys #set up psycopg2 environment import psycopg2 #driving_distance module ...
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GRASS module g.copy returns irrational outputs

I took this as reference, Moving raster to different mapset GRASS GIS, and I use pyscripter to use GRASS module g.copy from outside, import os import sys #set up GRASS environment variables sys.path....
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Use psycopg2 to do loop in postgresql

I use postgresql 8.4 to route a river network, and I want to use psycopg2 to loop through all data points in my river network. #set up python and postgresql connection import psycopg2 query = """ ...
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How to execute sql lines in postgresql using python?

I use postgresql 8.4 to route a river network, the following is my code typed in pgAdmin and the result is fine, select * from driving_distance ('select gid as id, start_id::int4 as source, end_id::...
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Mosaic hillshade function does not save statistics/histograms in ArcMap 10.2.1

I used ArcGIS 10.2.1. on Windows 8. I did hillshade function for DEM and Calculate statistics. Every time I go into ArcMap statistics strays: I try to add this function on mosaic but didn't worked. ...
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Why my python script of r.watershed has no output?

I type those code in pyscripter, import os import sys #set up GRASS environment variables sys.path.append(os.path.join(os.environ['GISBASE'], 'etc', 'python')) import grass.script as g import grass....
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Better ways to check if GRASS r.water.outlet works out fine output

I use my python script to call GRASS module r.water.outlet from outside, and here's my script(I perform this script in pyscripter): import os import sys #set up GRASS environment variables sys.path....
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QGIS 2.2 Crash dumped on Windows 8.1

After I installed QGIS 2.2 via OSGeo4W, as I click the icon of QGIS, then it shows this up, so I can't open QGIS 2.2 Here's some look like troublesome lines in my installation log, 2014/03/23 13:42:...
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Difference between python IDLE and eclipse on accessing GRASS? [closed]

I have seen these posts:GRASS and Python, Using Eclipse to develop GRASS Python programs. I used to use python IDLE to control GRASS, but I can't make python and GRASS connected, as I described in ...
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Using Python script to control GRASS GIS from outside?

I am working with GRASS 6.4.3 and python 2.7.6 under WIN 8.1. I am a novice with computer science and coding, and I have seen many posts including those: Is it possible to use GRASS GIS in Python ...
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d.rast problem in GRASS command line

In response to @gene I type d.mon in command line, getting a popout GUI look like this: I choose the top three flags(-l, -L, -p), and I got this: And I don't know what to type in 4 blanks below: ...
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g.list problem in GRASS command line

I am using GRASS 6.4.3 (installed with osGeo4w), and I have this question: As I type g.list, a function window will pop out, and all functions and results are fine. But when I type g.list rast, I got ...
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libfreetype-6.dll lost when using GRASS command line

Update#1: Following the instruction of Sorin Călinică, I have installed libfreetype-6.dll using the OSGeo4W Network Installer, and the command d.rast can launch successfully. I am using GRASS 6.4.3 (...
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Can't launch GRASS GIS 6.4.3 GUI on windows 8.1

As title, I downloaded GRASS GIS from this website: GRASS GIS - Home, and I choose winGRASS 6.4.3 standalone installer to download. After I installed, I click on its icon: I can't launch it even ...
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Clipping vector shapefiles more efficiently using QGIS?

I have a river shapefile, got from r.watershed module, and it looks like this: I have eight points on the river which I want to analyse, and I only want this river segments:(the second photo below is ...
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The same error message shows up while running GRASS command

I'm using GRASS 6.4.3(installed with OSGeo4W) under Windows 8.1 x64. When I type commands in the command console below, I often face these problems: type command which has "space", like:g.list rast, ...
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How to add other column into pgrouting query result in pgAdmin output pane?

I'm working on my final research project now and I'm a new user in pgrouting. Is there any chances to add another column name to display in the output pane? I'd like to add road name column so that I ...
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Is it possible to use the ArcObjects Runtime SDK on a Windows Store Application (windows 8, 8.1)

I'm looking to develop a simple windows 8 tablet application with arcobjects. Is it possible to use the ArcObjects Runtime SDK? If not, is there an ArcObjects SDK for Windows store Applications?
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What might cause OpenLayers plugin to hang on windows 8.1?

I'm trying to add OpenStreetMap layer to the map through OpenLayers plugin and then application hangs. The problem occures on Windows 8.1 QGIS 2.0.1. On Windows 7 everything works correct. Does anyone ...
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Making work tablet integrate GNSS (GPS) on Windows 8 with QGIS?

I have tablet - Dell latitude 10, running Windows 8, with integrated Broadcom GNSS Receiver BCM47511 (GPS,Glonass...). Because it is integrated GPS and Windows 8, there is the "new" way of providing ...
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Insert image in attribute table(unable to save edits operation attempted on empty geometry)

I have been trying to associate/insert images in an attribute table. I have created a field called pictures and data type is Raster. ( I have used this resource video to do the task) Once I load the ...
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Qgis 1.8.0 throws error “Can not find the entry point sqlite3_rtree_geometry_callback”

Loading QGIS on Window 8 causes this problem: Can not find the entry point sqlite3_rtree_geometry_callback in the procedure of dynamic loading C:\....\Quantum GIS Lisboa \ bin \ spatialite.dll ...
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Cannot establish connection to port 6080

From what I understand, the default port for ArcGIS for Server is port 6080. I have installed ArcGIS for Server 10.2 and now I cannot connect to the Server Manager. I am using Windows 8. My firewall ...
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QGIS GPS bluetooth connection

I have setup a Haicom bluetooth gps on a machine running Windows8 and have used GPSGate to create some virtual COM ports. I have valid data arriving at the COM port, but then I run QGIS and try to ...