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How to update multiple computers with QGIS on a network?

We have ca. 30 Computers with QGIS 2.14 and I want to update them to QGIS 2.16 for the first step and in the future simply update, when it's necessary. The operating system is windows 7. I tried to ...
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Starting QGIS after install on windows XP home? [duplicate]

New to QGIS and installed 2.6.1 on Windows XP desktop home edition. No errors received during install. When I launch QGIS Brighton from Start - Programs the qgis-bin.exe - Entry Point Not Found pops ...
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Open project made on OSX lion on a windows computer with QGIS

I made a project in my personal computer (mac OS Xlion) and now I would like to modify it on my work computer (windows 7), Is it possible?
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Use Windows function GetProductInfo via MapBasic

I develop a MapInfo-based GIS and I need to be able to determine the Windows OS of a given user. So far we have used a Windows function GetVersionEx (kernel32 library) to do this but the function ...
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Cannot get plot() in geopandas to produce a map of the GeoDataFrame

I have installed all the necessary and optional modules for geopandas (with the exception of rtree) as listed at http://geopandas.org/install.html I am following the tutorials from this site and also ...
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QGIS 2.01 Fedora 19 vs Windows SQL-Server Access

i just installed QGIS 2.01 on Ubuntu / Fedora 19 / windows 8, configured ODBC-support for Fedora 19 and created ODBC-DSNs on the windows machine and the Fedora machine to the same SQL-Server 2012 ...
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Will geosrver run on Windows 2012 R2

I'm trying to allocate a box to install geoServer for my company's intranet site. We have a box with Windows 2012 R2 installed but I can't find any specific documentation if geoServer will run on this ...
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Correctly updating stand-alone QGIS install on Windows?

I want to update QGIS 2.14.6 to 2.14.12 in Windows. Aims: Receive all projects Receive all additional third party plugins My plan at the moment is: Copy folder "plugins" within .qgis/python Delete ...
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Renaming shapefiles using Windows Explorer?

I need to rename a shapefile. Is it ok to simply use Windows Explorer to manually rename each of the three related files that comprise the shapefile? I am using QGIS.
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Which hardware configuration is necessary for QGIS?

What kind of hardware is necessary to run QGIS on Win XP? Closely related: Specifications for GIS desktop hardware
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Should ArcGIS Desktop users upgrade to Windows 10? [duplicate]

The question Will ArcGIS for Desktop run on Windows 10? was never answered, and Windows 10 is being released imminently. Somewhat worryingly, the most recent ArcGIS Desktop system requirements page ...
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QGIS Installer switch to set target directory

Can anyone please describe the command line switches that can be used when installing using the stand alone installer for ms windows. As far as I know one could use /S for a silent but I'm pretty sure ...
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MapProxy installation on Windows: “SyntaxError: Non-ASCII character '\x90' in file”

I having a problem installing MapProxy 1.9.0 on Windows 7. I have Python 2.7.12 installed. I followed the instructions from this documentation. But when I try to launch MapProxy, I get the following ...
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Opening location folder for data files using QGIS?

I am working in a corporation that publishes maps with ArcGIS but I use QGIS for working with data. I need to find the data files that show the information I want to publish and quickly send them via ...
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GDAL compilation with PDF support [closed]

I am trying to compile GDAL with support to convert to PDF format. When I try gdalinfo --formats the option for PDF is not present. I am using 2.1.2. The command I am using to build GDAL is nmake /f ...
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How to create a QGIS Installer for Windows with GUI customization?

I'm trying to build a custom QGIS installer for Windows with a stripped down GUI. I customized the GUI using the customization function of QGis and saved it as a .ini file. The question now is: How ...
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ImportError: no module named site

I am developing a standalone app using qgis librarys and run the python inside qgis. I import the librarys with no errors but I have one last error: ImportError: no module named site. I define the ...
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How can we work with QGIS Server on Windows?

I want to work with QGIS Server on Windows. I have not information about properties in this area. Where should I start?
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Why are QGIS's QuickMapServices on Mac (Apple) not showing up like on Windows?

Is QuickMapServices on Mac (Apple) limited for some known reason? In Windows QuickMapSerivces there are many other WMS. Need the Google Satellite WMS to be available on Mac (Apple). The answer ...
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QGIS Vector Grid tool differences in Apple and Windows?

Seeing a different Vector Grid tool in Apple and Windows OS. Apple is using 2.14.8 and Windows is using 2.16.3 Is this due to different versions of QGIS or is it an OS issue?
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Command-line utility to convert GPX into KML?

I use Cycle.travel to draw cycling routes. However, the Android application I use on my smartphone only supports KML. As an alternative to GPSVisualizer, I tried the command-line utility GPSBabel, ...
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How to make same installation on multiple machines?

What is the easy way to make the "same" Windows installation of QGIS (same menu, same plugins, same prefs...) on multi-PCs, 10 or 12 laptops?
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Revert QGIS2.6 installation to QGIS 2.4 through OSGeo4W Advanced installer

It is possible to return to QGIS 2.4 OSGeo4W installation when I have QGIS 2.6? I want to do this with advanced installer.
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Installing a Minimal qgis, without extensions (GRASS, SAGA)?

Is it somehow possible to install QGIS without the GRASS and SAGA extensions? I just want to have a small software package to create and export some simple maps and my hdd is quite full already. I ...
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Globbing in Windows to process images - how do bash loops look in DOS?

I'm doing some batch image processing with imagemagick on OSX using this line: for file in $(cat all.txt); do convert -crop 50X50@ +repage +adjoin "$file" "$file"_tile_50x50@_%d.jpeg; done It takes ...
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How to change Python version for GRASS in Windows

I'm using GRASS GIS 7.0.3, the default python version is python2.7. I need python3.5 for my own module. After I edit the 'etc/env.bat' file to change GRASS_PYTHON and PYTHONHOME to the location of my ...
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Open HDF4 Files using GDAL on Windows

I've got what seems to be a common problem regarding HDF files, but after spending a couple days going around in circles with R, GDAL, etc., I'm turning here for (hopefully) some insight. My goal is ...
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Installing pygame or Tkinter for QGIS Python?

I have downloaded pygame and installed it. Now i want to write scripts and run them through the QGIS console that implement methods of pygame but when the console reads "import pygame" i get a ...
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Installing QGIS with GRASS access?

I am working wit a win10 64 bits 16mb of ram. I want to install Lyon on my computer and not get rid of 2.83. My 2.83 is a stand allone install. I thought I could install Lyon usion OSGEO 4w installer. ...
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Mapnik on 64 bit Windows

I am installing Mapnik v2.2.0 on my 64 bit Windows with (64 bit) Python 2.7. After following the usual install guide, when trying to import mapnik I get the following error: Traceback (most recent ...
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Is QGIS-OSGeo4W-2.14.2-2-Setup-x86.exe last version for XP 32 bit?

I have tried to install QGIS 2.14 LTR, but the application crashes (Error: Qgis-ltr-bin.exe :entry point was not found…. GetLogicalProcessor…. KERNEL32.dll) QGIS-OSGeo4W-2.14.2-2-Setup-x86.exe and ...
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Running GUI of JTS?

I've got an error in JSTS (JavaScript Topology Suite) library based on JTS (Java Topology Suite) v1.12 (r405). But there is no error in the last build of JTS on the same test case. So I want to check ...
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Apache can not start

I installed the OsGeo4W-Installer and finally wanna open the link:localhost but at present, I tried to start apache, but failed. I checked the port 80, it was ok- I tried to find the error by cmd, ...
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Cannot install node-mapnik on Windows 2008 x64

I have been spending the last few days trying to get node-mapnik running but with no success. Initially inspired by Wilhelm Berg's demo which renders pure vector maps using node-mapnik I was ...
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Raster displays on different locations on windows and ubuntu

I have worked on some continental scale raster and vector datasets and all rasters are saved as Netcdf´s. This was done by converting rasters with different timestamps and variables to a Netcdf file....
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QGIS Server Coordinate Switch

I installed QGIS Server 32 bit through OSGeo4W as a localhost service on my Windows machine as of underdarks tutorial QGIS Server on Windows7 I do get my wms up and running but I'm a bit confused as ...
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How to access the terminal in Grass 7.0.4?

Just installed Grass 7.0.4 via " Download GRASS GIS for MS-Windows: Stand Alone Installer (64 bit)". It's been many many years since I last used Grass, I recall on my old computer there a start menu ...
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No module named requests

I'm developing a QGIS Plugin with python. I need to do a request to a REST server. But when I try to use request module "No module named requests" error displayed. requests module is installed in my ...
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Export map to JPG file using python?

I don't know if this question fit to this site but i will try: i want to export maps to JPG files with this code: import arcpy,os,sys,string import arcpy.mapping from arcpy import env env.workspace =...
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Can I use the globe plugin on a Windows OS and where can I find the plugin for QGIS?

I am trying to add my layers (health facilities and pertinent infrastructure within a region) to a 3D image of the landscape and someone recommended I use the Globe plugin. I can not find the Globe ...
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ArcGis' python library (arcpy) are imported so long

python -c import time; t1 = time.clock(); import arcpy; print('{0} seconds'.format(time.clock() - t1)) 3.60283379862 seconds It takes this long each time i launch my script or test. Is there any ...
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Get GPS Coordinates on mouse tap/click on ArcGIS Esri Map in Windows Runtime Apps (Windows 8.1)

How to get the GPS coordinates (longitude, latitude) of the clicked/tapped point in ArcGIS Esri map? I tried MapViewTapped event like: private void myMapView_MapViewTapped(object sender, ...
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PC and Mac treating raster brick input differently in R

All - this is likely an idiotic question, but, I've been working on developing some GIS code in R that interacts with an online source. So, sprinkled in various places, I have myBrick <- brick("...
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Gdal_calc.py problems from command line?

I hope someone can help me with this issue with gdal_calc.py. When I call gdal_calc.py from the command line, I get the following error (after displaying the error message I will describe my current ...
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How to instal Pg-Trgm on Windows?

I am currently working on a computer with windows 7 on it and i need to instal the Pg-Trgm module for postgresql 9-5. I have to admit that i am kind of lost here since i don't have any idea how to do ...
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Why can't save changes on GeoServer layers via QGIS?

I am using QGIS 2.14 on Windows 10, and GeoServer 2.8.3 on Windows 2008 Server (VPS). QGIS manages my GeoServer layers with Web Feature Service. I would like to change the geometry or attributes of ...
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Configuring SFCGAL to PostGIS Db in Windows

I have installed a PostgreSQL 9.3.5 64-bit on a Windows Server 2012 machine and added Postgis 2.1.3 extension. I need to use the ST_StraightSkeleton function and after some search on the web I found ...
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R kriging in QGIS

I'm trying to work with the R Kriging script in QGIS (processing toolbox). I have installed R before directly to C:. I also have installed the packages raster, rgdal, sp and automap. When I'm starting ...
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QGIS does not launch after plugin and python loading

I have a big problem with lauching QGIS. I have been using QGIS in the past, but now I can't launch it. I tried re-install, but it doesn't help. I tried install different versions of QGIS (1.7, 1.8, 2)...
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Could not load library “C:\…\ rtpostgis-2.2.dll”

I've installed PostgreSQL with Postgis (tried both version 9.4 and 9.5 ) on a remote desktop running Windows 7 64bit. However, when I executed this SQL command: "CREATE EXTENSION postgis" (on ...