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QGIS with QTCreator windows [duplicate]

Is it possible to work on QGIS with QTCreator since most of the build documentation is assuming Linux environment and I have to use windows 7? all of the old posts in this forum didn't solve this ...
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Create extension PostGIS throws unknown error 193

I have execute all actions like this How to install PostGIS on Windows?. But when I create extension postgis; I have got an error message : "PostgreSQL/9.3/lib/postgis-2.1.dll » : unknown error ...
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How to build GDAL with PDF support?

I've built GDAL so many times but this time I want to add Geospatial PDF reading capability. First I built PoDoFo, but found out that Poppler is better. I found out that Win-KDE contains prebuilt ...
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QGIS 2.16.2 installation on Windows: 'Extract: error writing to file_flapack.pyd'

I encountered an error while installing QGIS 2.16.2 Nodebo (see below) and I don't know how to address this problem.
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Install GDAL 2.0 on Windows

Ho do I go about getting GDAL 2.0 on Windows? I can get the source from the OSGEO site http://www.osgeo.org/node/1591 but I have no idea how to compile it. Is there not a built version of GDAL 2.0 ...
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api-ms-win-crt-runtime-1-1-0.dll is missing after QGIS 2.14 installation [closed]

After I install QGIS version 2.14 ESSEN on Windows 7,error message shows,"The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-[1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer.Try reinstalling the program ...
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QGIS in Qt Widgets (Cross Platform Application) [closed]

I am currently developing a widget Application in Qt, and I need to use GIS in this software. Naturally I first found the ArcGIS API for Qt, but like ArcGIS, it only runs on Windows and Linux, and ...
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QGis missing osgeo python-gdal, Python 27 vs Python 36

I have trouble while installing QGis from scratch on a computer that already have Python (3.4) + GDAL bindings. Here, QGis works with Python27, that needs its own GDAL bindings : how can i deal with ...
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Adding QGIS Server to an existing Windows web server

What is the best way to add the QGIS Server capabilities to an existing web server running under Windows? Specifically, I have WAMPServer 2.2 installed and running on Windows Server 2012, and would ...
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Creating GRASS scripts to run in C# on Windows?

Most of the tutorials that I have seen are under Python and Linux. Is it Possible to create GRASS scripts in C# or atleast in Windows? I can create scripts using a different language as a ...
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MS Access/VBA used to open an ArcGIS map document: Map fails to connect to database

I have an MS Access front-end that can be used to open ArcGIS map documents (.mxds). It has a macro that runs an OpenRoadMap() function: Function OpenRoadMap() CreateObject("Shell.Application")...
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UnicodeEncodeError when creating Grass location on Windows

i´d tried to create a new location, but i have this in my console, iím learning to use grass gis, so can you help me? SIG\Archivos Grass\newLocation> no disponible Iniciando GRASS GIS... ERROR:...
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QGIS difference between Mac OSx and Windows

I try to import a KML-Placemark file with QGIS (--> Add Vectorlayer, UTF-8). When i import the File with my Mac (OS 10.6) i don´t have any problems viewing all the attributes stored in the KML-File (...
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Unable to call GDAL functionalities from Python

I am trying to call GDAL functionalities from the following script I made in the past. import os, fnmatch from subprocess import call call("dir", shell=True) # define the variables inFolder= os.path....
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Geoserver - Kerberos authentication

I am running a Geoserver instance in Tomcat and want to know if it is possible to use Windows Authentication (Keberos) to authenticate users in Geoserver. My idea is to setup Geoserver to use an ...
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GeoNode use other language then selected as default (english as default would be great)

In GeoNode you can select the language in which you want to display the portal. Default is English, sometimes it uses automatically German, French...does this depend on the Windows language/ region ...
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Error of installing GDAL on python with windows [duplicate]

Can any one knows the error of importing GDAL? I downloaded the binaries from Gisinternalsa! to install the GDAL library. However,I cannot import gdal successfully. The detail of error is shown in ...
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QgsVectorFileWriter returns false output

I am trying to make a script that reads the content of a .dbf-file and exports it as a shapefile. Equal to the manual pattern "Save as.." when rightclicking the imported layer in the Qgis Desktop. I'...
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How to register dll extension with EsriRegAsm.exe?

I am having some issues with registering a dll: run DOS as Administrator CD "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\ArcGIS\bin\" (where the ESRIRegAsm.exe is) I attempt to register the dll as follows: ...
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Images missing in QGIS print composer template using mapped drive file path

My question relates to this previous question. QGIS Composer Big Red X My images are missing when I load a print composer from a template and all I see is red X. Investigating this further the ...
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Issue loading Fortran dll from QGIS 2.8 python plugin on Windows

I need help to call a Fortran shared library (DLL) from a QGIS python plugin. For this purpose I created a simple Fortran dll with the function to add two integers. Also I create a simple python ...
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Extract error writing to oraociei12.dll while installing QGIS v.2.12.2-1

I keep getting this error about 90% through the installation. As per answer to another v. similar thread I have checked via Command Prompt tasklist/m function that there are no other processes or ...
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Making a shortcut to SVG file in QGIS

I am making SVG files with online servers like "online-convert" or picsvg and with the print composer. Me problem is that QGIS is not working well with files that are not located in the SVG folder. ...
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How to cleanly upgrade QGIS on Windows?

I'd like to upgrade QGIS from 2.8.1 to the lastest LTR version. I'm looking for a clear explanation on how to achieve that on Windows (I'm on Windows 7). Such information is not easy to find, ...
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Which GIS (with GUI) produces good-looking maps for a reasonable price? [closed]

I would like to produce some good looking wall maps. I have an excellent data set, but it seems that most GIS packages are geared towards data analysis etc. as opposed to producing an aesthetically ...
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Convert Lambert Conformal Conic to WGS84

I am trying to convert my "Lambert Conformal Conic map with 2 standard parallels" to the basic/standard WGS84 projection that Google Maps use. I have 30 of these maps which I need to convert. They ...
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QGIS startup freeze (QGIS-OSGeo4W-2.14.2-2-Setup-x86.exe) Athlon XP 3200+ (SSE), Windows XP 32 bit

I have installed QGIS-OSGeo4W-2.14.2-2-Setup-x86.exe on my XP 32 bit computer and encountered two problems concerning Processing Plugin, first installation gave me following message: Plugin ...
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Quantum GIS Standalone Installer Windows folder

Which is the "Quantum GIS Standalone Installer Windows" folder? Is it, as usual, something like "c:\program files\quantum gis"? I cannot make a test (at this moment) in a Windows machine.
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GeoServer WFS Speed

I have set-up a machine running Windows Server 2008, and GeoServer 2.1.3. PostgreSQL 9.1/PostGIS 1.5.3 are running locally on that same machine, which is hosted at a location with a 250 megabit/...
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Windows 7 BigSQL packaged PostGIS ST_Transformation queries not working

we've recently migrated from the EnterpriseDB packaged PostgreSQL 9.5/PostGIS 2.3 to the BigSQL verision (9.6/2.3), PostGIS was installed via PGC. Platform is Windows 7 64bit and data migration was ...
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Getting started with gdal/ogr [closed]

I found some batch code using ogr2ogr in order to convert and reproject vector layers. The difficulty for me is to know what to install and which gdal commandline should I use, and how to configure it....
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Configuring GRASS 7 to work alongside QGIS 2.18? [duplicate]

All day I was struggling with QGIS 18 and GRASS 7. My mission was simple: import a file in QGIS 2.18, run v.clean and then go home. Unfortunately it turned out that my mission was not that easy. ...
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Windows & Python 2.7: Import and DLL load failed with GDAL 2.1.2

Is there a difference between the python-binaries with the gdal-core-setup and the libraries within the zip-files? I used the zip-files due to the rights-management on my desktop-computer. But ...
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Problem starting QGIS 2.14, Prozedureinsprungpunkt is not found

I have a servere problem concerning starting QGIS 2.14.3. I haved installed that version using OSGEO4W installer. Besides, I have QGIS 2.8.6 on my machine to keep the old LTR version. As it is ...
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Loading a raster into a PostGIS 2.0 database on Windows

I'm trying to figure out how to load a raster into a PostGIS2.0 database (I have asked previous questions on this topic here and here). I am trying to use the raster2pgsql.exe program provided with ...
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processing MODIS hdf files with gdal

I'm trying to open an MODIS file (hdf format) with gdal in a python script under windows OS. I use the HDF4 driver, as read at http://www.gdal.org/frmt_hdf4.html. But when I run it I got this error ...
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Could not find Easy custom labeling tool in plugin manager

I could not find the tool "Easy custom labeling" in Plugin Manager. My colleague can install the tool for QGIS in her PC but she uses Windows 7 while I use windows 10. Could anyone advise me how to ...
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Using GDAL in Windows with command longer than 8191 characters

I have a large number of files, over 7000. I need to run GDAL commands on those files, but I am limited by 8191 characters in Windows. Is there any way to avoid this limitation?
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How Can I Install “QGIS Server” in a Windows 7 PC?

I am trying to install the new "QGIS Server" feature that comes with QGIS 1.6 on my Windows PC. The directions for this at the QGIS website only show instructions for Mac OS, and those in other GIS ...
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Routing Application in Windows

I am making an routing web application similar to Google Maps Get Direction feature. But because of the limited control and data on Google Maps, I decided to use OpenStreetMap instead. This also made ...
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How to install Spatialite-GIS on Windows?

I was wondering if there is a way to install Spatialite-gis on a Windows & machine? I have found may posts and links about this, but I have yet to find an installer for spatialite-gis. This ...
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ESRI forms using hooks

This has been bugging me for a while. I can easily call a form from a button using ShowDialog() if I use standard vb.net windows form. However when I use the ESRI addin dockable window which uses ...
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Running a line from a terminal for QGIS [duplicate]

I am trying to run this code: # create virtual multi-band raster gdalbuildvrt -separate rgb.vrt red.tif green.tif blue.tif # write multi-band raster into geotiff gdal_translate -of GTiff -co ...
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How to compile or find PHP MapScript (MapServer) latest version for Windows?

I had major performance difficulties with MapServer version 6.0.3 (MS4W 3.0.6) and need latest version of MapScript but I can't find it for Windows. Anybody can help me to find latest compiled (...
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ogr2ogr too many GCP points - exceeds maximum number of characters in the command line

I am trying to adjust a vector polygon dataset using ogr2ogr spline transformation with cmd commands like: C:\\OSGeo4W64\\bin\\ogr2ogr.exe -f "ESRI Shapefile" C:\\path\\output.shp -order 3 -tps -gcp ...
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Does ArcGIS for Server support Windows OS In Place upgrades?

I have ArcGIS for Server running on Windows Server 2008. The IT department wants to upgrade the server to Windows Server 2012. Does ESRI officially support this migration path? I know it was possible ...
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“Failed to create shortcut” error during installation

I tried to install Qgis and I can't start Qgis at the end of the installation because I don't have any shortcut. In the postinstall.log is written "failed to create shortcut... What should I do ...
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Why is QGIS georeferencer much faster on Windows than Mac?

I just went from temporarily using a Windows 7 machine with 4GB of RAM and no video card as far as I know. I'm now using a mac with 16GB of ram, etc. Its a much more powerful machine. However, QGis's ...
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Extract: error writing to file qgis-bin.exe

I have been facing problem during the installation process. The installation is getting aborted by showing this error message. Since this happened with 2.18 version, I tried with 2.16.3 version. Even ...
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calling gdal_merge into python script

I am new to python and breaking my head on how to use gdal_merge in a (spyder) python script. I use Windows 10, Python 3.6 and have the gdal tool installed from osgeo4w. I realize many other posts ...