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Geopackages don't work on drive D:/

All of the Geopackages stored on one of my drives (D:/) appear to be corrupted, and don't work, but work fine if they are copied to another drive. The other file formats on the same drive all work ...
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How to install PostGIS on Windows?

I want to create an application platform based on PostGIS data. I read the documentation where I saw the prerequisite to install GEOS, GDAL and Proj4. The main problem is I am using windows platform. ...
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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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Looking for a specific release GDAL: 1.11.1 - Compiler: MSVC 2008 - Arch: x64

I spent some time on gisinternals.com but I didn't find what I was looking for: GDAL: 1.11.1 - Compiler: MSVC 2008 - Arch: x64 - Python: 3.2: gdal-111-1500-x64-core.msi (Generic installer for the ...
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Installing ArcGIS Desktop on Chromebook?

I teach a course on ArcGIS Desktop, and both of the last two times I taught the course I had a student whose computer was a Chromebook. I normally tell Mac and Linux users to install virtual ...
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Running Python outside of QGIS - (ImportError: No module named qgis.core)

I'm trying to run simple scripts on QGIS from outside the QGIS environment - as here How to run a simple python script for QGIS from outside (e.g. Sublime Text)? My code: import sys sys.path.append(...
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QGIS not launching

a few days ago I decided to update my QGIS 2.14 into a QGIS 2.18. I uninstalled the old version and installed the new one, normally. Then nothing at all happened when I pressed the icon. I ...
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Geoserver - long “busy” state

I've install Geoserver into Tomcat server 8.5, and since I've published new layer from PostGis data source, Geoserver show this message: Server is currently busy. Please wait... How can I stope it ...
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TOC control on Dockable Win ArcMap add-in?

I want to add a TOC control to a DockableWin in an ArcMap Add-in as changed based on ArcMap TOC layers like image Analysis tool in ArcMap. Can you help me how I can get all layers in my check box or ...
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Getting QGIS Server GetCapabilities working on Windows?

I followed this tutorial: http://anitagraser.com/2012/04/06/qgis-server-on-windows7-step-by-step/ but nothing happens. And when I try to open it this error message appears So I tried to follow ...
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How to deal with data-defined SVG paths in a project used on Windows and Linux?

I have a project QGIS used in both Linux and Windows, synchronizing the working directory with dropbox. The project uses relative paths, so that the directory structure is observed only from the ...
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How to reset QGIS installed on Windows to 'first run' state?

The title sums it up, I'm trying to reset QGIS to its first run state under Windows 7 and XP. Deleting the .qgis folder in my user directory goes a long way to achieving this, but certain things ...
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How to completely uninstall and remove QGIS 2.8.1 on Windows Vista?

I want to uninstall and completely remove QGIS installation from my computer(windows vista). I have uninstalled it and when i try to reinstall it says it is already installed on the system.
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Prepare a QGIS plugin installation package (for windows)

I'm developing a plugin for QGIS that depends on python libs that are not default installed, hence could easily be installed by the network installation. When the plugin is a little bit more mature I ...
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Osmconvert command-line window closes when I press Return

I am dealing with Open street map Data. I want to convert some of these .o5m files to .osm format so that I can process them in QGIS. So, I have downloaded Osmconvert to run on my Windows XP ...
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Compiling GDAL with HDF4? [closed]

I need GDAL with both shapefile and HDF4-Support, if possible in 64 bit. Since the normal GDAL-versions from http://www.gisinternals.com/sdk/ have shapefile, but no HDF4 and the version from FWTools ...
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Geoserver 2.10 disk quota subsystem disabled

Since a couple of days, I get this error in my Windows Geoserver 2.10 installation: Could not open JDBC Connection for transaction; nested exception is org.apache.commons.dbcp.SQLNestedException: ...
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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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Incorrect placement of a MrSid file in QGIS

I have a map saved as MrSid file which when loaded in QGIS displays as a southern hemisphere location despite being in the UK. When looking at the .sdw file the northing is positive but in QGIS it ...
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Setting up PostGIS database and opening it in QGIS on Windows?

I have tried to follow the manuals for setting up a PostGIS database to be accessed by users with QGIS, but at the moment I cannot understand enough to progress? My situation; I am a trainee ...
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Making GeoServer run as Windows Service after being installed?

While installing GeoServer, on my windows machine, I selected the 'Run manually' as the option. Now I wish to keep it running all the time, and for this, I would have to run it as a Windows service. ...
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Point otbApplication for python to the relevant OTB DLL's

I installed the latest OTB and Monteverdi on a Win 7 machine. Via osgeo4w I downloaded otbApplication for python, without any dependencies. Python, gdal, numpy scipy and so forth was custom build ...
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Label a shapefile from command line

I have a SHP file and a DBF file that has an attribute table with a column for elevation. Through command line how can I make this these elevations visible when I view the shapefile? I would like ...
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Installing scikit-learn python package for QGIS on Win

I want to install scikit-learn package to be executed in Python-QGIS. I've tried to use OSGeo4W Shell to install with pip. But I got this error. I've tried to run osgeo4w-setup-x86_64.exe and install ...
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ogr2ogr for KML to Shapefile [closed]

I am looking for a way to convert KML to three Shapefiles (point, line, polygon) with a Windows script (exe or bat). The script should open a window to choose the input KML and save the three ...
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QGIS 3 (2.99) without Grass [closed]

I wanted to play around with QGIS 3 release candidate (2.99) and after installing on Windows, it looks like there is no version of QGIS that doesn't include GRASS. Is this correct?
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Installing third party python library in QGIS 2.18.x Windows

We are running into a strange behaviour while trying to use pyoidc with QGIS 2.18.x windows standalone version. Due to pip/pipy no longer working with QGIS 2.18 (see this post), we installed the ...
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is the GPS network free or available for any device? [closed]

I have a question (I'm really sorry if is kind of dumb question). But if I have a device with GPS (smarthphone,pda,pocket pc, etc) Does the device need any additional service to enable GPS data? I ...
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DLL problem with QGIS 3.0 64bit (while 32bit works)

I installed the new version of QGIS 3.0 and first of all it worked all fine. After a while I tried to launch QGIS again and now the following problem appears. After clicking "OK" another window ...
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Set QGIS 2.18 as default on Win with both 2.18 and 3.0

Is there a way to have both QGIS 3.0 and 2.18 installed on one computer but have 2.18 as the default Package when opening workspaces. At the moment 3.0 opens all my workspaces which is rather annoying ...
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Plugins crashing with “No module named qgsprojectionselectionwidget” in Windows?

My Python QGIS plugin works on Ubuntu (at least for me, and all fatal bugs reported so far are solved), but when I run it on QGIS installed from the official 2.10.1 64-bit installer for Windows (on ...
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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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Problem using cmake QGIS 3.0 [closed]

I'm trying to compile QGIS 3.0 on Windows. I want to port it to Windows RT (Windows on Arm) I keep getting this error: Looking for gaiaStatisticsInvalidate in C:/OSGeo4W/lib/spatialite_i.lib Looking ...
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Fixing “You don't have permission to access /qgis-ltr/qgis_mapserv.fcgi on this server”

I installed QGIS server ltr 64 bit version from osGeo4W, then I installed Apache 64 bit httpd-2.4.29-Win64-VC15, along with mod_fcgid-2.3.9-win64-VC15, I followed the instructions on Adding QGIS ...
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Is it possible to change default encoding for QGIS?

I often transfer layers from Windows machine to Linux and vice versa and it causes me problems (incorrectly displayed labels and same with text in attribute table) when I use drag and drop to put ...
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Installing QGIS 2.8 Wien on Windows 7?

Having trouble upgrading from QGIS 1.8, which ran just fine, to QGIS 2.8. I'm running 64-bit Windows 7. After uninstalling QGIS 1.8, I've been trying for several days to install the 32-bit version of ...
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How to build gdal_calc.py from source in MinGW

I was wondering how to build the gdal python binding from source using MinGW. In particular, I need to install python utility scripts such as gdal_calc.py. I've searched around and found this ...
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Uninstalling old QGIS versions to save disk space? [duplicate]

I would like to clean up disk space used by old versions of QGIS. Can I use the Windows Uninstaller without damaging the current installation or should I only delete the directory in the Programs ...
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How to increase Java heap size on GeoServer on Windows?

I tried setting wrapper.java.maxmemory=1300 parameter in c:\Program Files (x86)\GeoServer 2.11.1\wrapper\wrapper.conf but I can't set more than 1300MB (geoserver service can't start). I tried ...
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MapFish installation “setuptools failed with error code 1”

I am trying to install mapfish on windows7. When i run the commands then it gives error " -- always-copy -U setuptools failed with error code 1. I am getting following errors when installing mapfish....
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GRASS v.proj “Error in pj_do_transform”

When I try to use v.proj to reproject my map from OSGB to GoogleMaps coord system I get this error.... Reprojecting primitives: pj_transform() failed: failed to load datum shift file ERROR: Error in ...
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GRASS v.distance in QGIS not working

I am unable to use GRASS algorithms in QGIS 2.0.1 (on windows xp). I've already configured the GRASS path. The algorithms seems to work correctly (I cannot see errors in the log), however in the end ...
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How to load gdal from python 2.7.8 on win7 32bit using arcgis python 2.7.8?

My Python installation is: Python 2.7.8 (default, Jun 30 2014, 16:03:49) [MSC v.1500 32 bit (Intel)] on win3s gdal installation file: gdal-202-1500-core.msi I have installed the following python ...
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Problem with import qgis.core when writing a stand-alone PyQGIS script

I am trying to write a stand alone python script in windows 7 that uses qgis.core and various other qgis libraries. I have found an old question on this subject here: Writing standalone Python ...
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Does it help uploading s QGIS minidump file when reporting a bug?

Is it helpful for the developers to upload the minidump file (.dmp) at hub.qgis.org when QGIS is crashing?
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Unable to import pandas in QGIS Windows [duplicate]

I am trying to import pandas 0.20.3 in QGIS console but it's giving me this error. Could any one help me to solve this problem. I used pip to install pandas in windows and QGIS version is 2.14
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“Missing dependency. This algorithm cannot be run” with QGIS + GRASS in Windows 7? [duplicate]

Windows 7, OsGeo4W pack installed including QGIS 2.4.0 and GRASS. In QGIS when I try to execute a GRASS geoprocessing algorithm I get this popup: Missing dependency. This algorithm cannot be run :-...
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How to pull a shapefile into R from PostGIS database (in Windows)?

I'm currently working on pulling data from a PostGIS database for the first time to map in R and need some help. The database contains a shapefile of countries/regions of the world. I am able to pull ...
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How to use rsgislib python binds in windows environment

I am right now would like to use rsgislib to create a simplify remote sensing image processing application based on python. However I have no idea about how to use rsgislib in windows. Perhaps ...
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Specifying a file for VirtualShape in SpatiaLite [closed]

I'm fairly very new to spatialite, and am stuck on something very basic. I'm creating a virtual table from a shapefile using virtualshape. This works fine when the shapefiles are in the same folder ...