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Installing 3rd party Python libraries for QGIS on Windows

How can I use 3rd party libraries on QGIS plugins on Windows? I've developed a plugin that uses rasterio and numpy for a customer, but he's having problems installing rasterio and numpy. Actually, ...
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GeoServer ECW problem

I know this topic have been brought up before, but with different situations. I have been trying to configure geoserver to serve ecw extensions, following documentation and several other different ...
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Update Python via Powershell

We currently have older Windows QGIS installations on our clients that utilize Python 3.9.5.0. Due to identified vulnerabilities in this version, we are seeking to upgrade to the latest supported ...
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Access forbidden during the installation of the Lizmap server on Windows

How can I successfully install Lizmap? I have exhausted all the means of research without success. In fact, for more than a week I have tried to install lizmap on Windows. At the step of the Apache ...
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rioxarray.open_rasterio() won't close a file when using it with a context manager

I am writing some unit tests to test reading in raster data into an xr.Dataset data structure via the rioxarray.open_rasterio() method. The code creates a test raster to read into rioxarray....
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QGIS "Loading Python support" takes too long

Starting a local QGIS installation (3.34.4, installed with OSGeo4W) on Windows 10 takes a very long time (>1min). A look at the debugging/development tools shows that the entry "Loading python ...
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QGIS configuring FTP protocol in Data Source Manager

I have successfully added a .kml local (to my windows machine) file as a vector layer to my QGIS project using the Data Source Manager "File"Source Type. I now want to do the same thing, but ...
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Is QGIS compatible with Windows 11? [closed]

My workplace is moving to Windows 11 and want to check whether current software is fully compatible. I have been asked for some confirming documentation that QGIS is Windows 11 compatible, but can ...
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Error on deleting vector file written by QgsVectorFileWriter on Windows

I wrote a QGIS plugin which writes vector layers to vector files using PyQGIS method QgsVectorFileWriter.writeAsVectorFormatV3(). I then use different processing methods to clean geometries, etc. and ...
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Saving workspaces with dynamic filepaths

We have a large amount of background mapping data saved in a OneDrive folder that is then synced to each user's laptop on their C drive. If one user saves a QGIS workspace on the company's shared &...
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QGIS installation failure -- post install fail and grass plugin errors

After installing QGIS through OSGEO4w, I receive a message about a post install fail. The report shows that many different .bat files failed to run. Here is just one example from the install report (...
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Strange behavior with --code and -F options when giving path argument (Windows)

I try to run a Python code at QGIS startup. To run a code from file, you need the --code option. To add an argument to the python program, you can use the -F option. However, when using -F option with ...
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Adding support to Esri's FileGDB driver when fiona/gdal/osgeo were installed through Anaconda

Is there a way to tweak the fiona/gdal/osgeo packages installed through Anaconda so that they can be used to read/write GDB files using the ESRI FileGDB driver? The main thing I'm actually trying to ...
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Saving a QGIS project takes 10 minutes

I run a project with about 30 layers. Some of them contains ~1.000.000 objects stored in a PostGIS/PostgreSQL database Opening my project is fine. It takes only a few seconds But when I save the ...
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Why is QGIS not launching?

I've got a problem using QGIS. Always when I try to launch the programme with the desktop icon, nothing happens. I also checked the Task Manager and it doesn't show any process running regarding qGIS. ...
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QGIS Plugin Windows [closed]

I have written a QGIS plugin (RTools) which acts mostly like a independent plugin (minimal interaction with QGIS core functions). On Linux both QGIS and RTools were build using QT 4.8 on Qt creator. ...
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QGIS won't boot under user but will under admin

I have run into an issue where QGIS will not boot under my user profile but will but under the Admin profile. When I try to open it under my profile, nothing happens. It was working a couple of days ...
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Installing a custom Processing algorithm for all users

QGIS is installed for all users on a Windows machine. A custom Processing algorithm stored in a file named alg.py should be made available to all those users by storing it in that QGIS installation. ...
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Where are QGIS logs on Windows

I'm trying to open a QGIS project that was saved in a previous version (3.22.16) with the latest QGIS (3.34.1 at the time of writing). The problem is that QGIS is always in a "waiting" state ...
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Change path in Anaconda environment to point to ArcGIS Python interpreter on Windows?

I want to have an Anaconda environment that will use the Python interpreter installed with ArcGIS Pro. I am working in Windows. I have been using Anaconda Prompt to configure virtual environments, ...
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Installing GDAL with Python on Windows

Can anyone explain how to install GDAL/OGR with Python on Windows? I have Windows Vista and I have tried following the information on the website and it does not seem to bind the *.exe files for me. ...
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Shortcut for the "Update selected" feature in the attribute table with QGIS

I am using QGIS version 3.28 on Windows 11 and I use the attribute table all the time and I was wondering if there was a way to set up a shortcut for the "Update selected" feature since it ...
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Deleting shapefile after removing it with removeMapLayer using PyQGIS

I am currently working on a script that searches for a currently loaded layer in PyQGIS and does some calculations. Then it removes the layer and deletes the whole shapefile in its directory. ...
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Relocate the temporary files directory in QGIS due to the limited capacity of C drive

My C drive has limited storage space, and QGIS is currently using it for all temporary files during processing. I believe I need to change the file path location. How can I do this, or are there other ...
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How to setup PostGIS for use with multiple machines?

I'm a beginner user of PostgresSQL/PostGIS. I am starting to use Linux more and more but still rely on windows (on different machines). How would I setup a PostGIS database that I could work with ...
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QGIS doesn't show certain folders and files in browse mode

I am very new to QGIS and want to import a .csv file containing coordinate data of cities into my current project so the cities will be displayed as point features. This photo shows the folder my file ...
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Making GeoServer use Windows ADP to access SQL database

I will start this by saying i'm completely out of my depths with this, but alas, I will try anyways. I'm trying to create a WMS of the spatial layers in our project for our tablets to use when we are ...
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Why is QGIS too slow to load a project?

I work as an IT assistant and one of the workstations from the company that I work on, takes around 10 minutes to load a project of around 70gb. It takes the same amount of time if I load the project ...
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When importing a style via SLD in GeoServer and previewing it, there is an issue with the Chinese legend names displaying as garbled characters

When I use an SLD file exported from QGIS to create a new style in GeoServer and then preview the style, there is an issue with the legend name displaying as garbled characters. QGIS windows as ...
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How to sign out of QField app on Windows

I am using QField but I signed in with a different account. I now can't seem to sign out, so I can sign back in with the correct QFieldCloud account. There does not seem to be a sign out button. How ...
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Adding *.ecw files to QGIS on Windows

How do I add and view *.ecw raster images in QGIS 2.0 ?
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Installing QGIS on network drive [closed]

Is it possible to save the QGIS installater file (QGIS-OSGeo4W-3.28.9-1.msi) on a network drive so that several users who have mapped the server can open and use QGIS? I am having problems installing ...
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Convert PostGIS to MBTiles on Windows

What is the simplest way to convert PostGIS tables from a database to MBTiles? I have a PostgreSQL server with PostGIS extension, and I have a database called "mydatabase", with spatial ...
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Loading Python plugins on QGIS [closed]

I've been having problems loading several QGIS plugins. I've just done a reinstall of QGIS 1.7.4., followed all the instructions, so just did a default installation (I've tried the osgeo4w installer ...
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feature creation window issue

When I click to create a feature, a window opens to define its attributes. However, with each created feature, this window does not appear in the same position and is shifted downwards. The size is ...
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Fix Python error while launching QGIS 3.28 [closed]

I have installed QGIS 3.28 (Windows 10) and I am getting some errors while launching it. This error is related to pyplugin_installer : An error occurred during execution of following code: import ...
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Distance between the mouse pointer and the drawing function in OpenLayers in Windowns Browser and Ubuntu browser

I have a strange problem. A distance is created between the mouse pointer and the drawing function on the map. The picture below is when I use the Firefox browser in Ubuntu and everything is OK (I ...
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Accessing GeoTransform array from gdal on the Windows command line

I'm using the gdal library via OSGeo for Windows, and I was just wondering how to access the geotransform array for a .ecw file?
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Installling supported version of SAGA to work with QGIS on Windows

I'm running into issues with SAGA processing algorithms in QGIS 3.18. QGIS tells me that SAGA 7.8.2 isn't supported, but doesn't tell me which versions are. I've seen a suggestion that 2.3.x is ...
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QFieldSync Python Error [closed]

QGIS version 3.28.5-Firenze Python version 3.9.5 When configuring layers of my QGIS project, I get the following error (user in file path replaced with "xxx" for security): 2023-05-30T14:34:...
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WinError 32 when appending new features to an existing layer in python console

I've seen this error pop up on questions here a few times, but I'm still running into issues with it. I'm trying to append a feature class of 'new' points to an existing layer. The main problem is ...
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Using QGIS Server on Windows with nginx

My qgis server intallation works on windows with apache. But I want to use nginx instead of apache. The problem will be to start the "qgis_mapserv.fcgi.exe". There is a separate server ...
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GeoServer DateTime Conversion Issue under Tomcat

I'm having data and time convertion issue with GeoServer 2.19 where the GeoServer returns one day earlier than the actual Oracle database date. The problem here is that GeoServer 2.19 is running under ...
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Load layer from SharePoint (or online office server) with https://... URL

I'm trying to import a .csv layer from a SharePoint folder without using the local path (for ex: C:*Users*\UserName\Folder1\filename) but using the online path (https://.../filename). I need this ...
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QGIS plugin giving path error at startup

Somehow I've managed to get this to popup every time I start QGIS: The extra plugin path '%AppData%\QGIS\QGIS3\profiles\default\python\plugins' does not exist! Any ideas where to look to get rid of ...
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QGIS does not launch

QGIS 1.8.0-1 does not launch (nor its companions: Browser, Grass, etc.) neither on machine with Win XP SP3 nor with Win 7 (GRASS installed separately works well). Console displays a message on launch: ...
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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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GeoServer - New Store creation error

I have installed new GeoServer and trying to create new store. Getting this error: Error creating data store with the provided parameters: Error persisting DataStoreInfoImpl[Test] to workspaces/cite/...
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QGIS 3.28.3 lagging in layout

I believe that I have a decent PC to run smoothly QGIS. Windows10, 16GB RAM, Nvidia Quadro P400 2GB,Intel i7 @3.80. Every time I design my map in layout and start adding tables and text boxes and ...
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QGIS keeps closing when trying to reenable the Processing Plugin

Refers to: QGIS version 3.22.2 Windows 10 I was doing first steps in the processing script environment and added testwise the code line qgs = QgsApplication([], False) to the processing script. After ...

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