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Where does QGIS Plugin “Customize Toolbar” save its changes?

Where does the qgis plugin Cutomize Toolbar save its changes in the system? Operating Systems are Linux and Windows.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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TileMill for Windows

After hours and days of trying to build TileMill from source on Windows, I'm more than frustrated. Is there anyone willing to share his/her up-to-date TileMill for Windows with me? I tried to build ...
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ArcGIS Server proxy settings?

I may be facing a unique issue. My ArcGIS server is running within my company network.The server has picked up the proxy settings of the box it is running in. But to serve the printing request, the ...
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Can't connect to WMS service? An Amazon-EC2 problem?

I'm running GeoServer 2.3.5 on a Windows instance in AWS for the first time. The data is on the server in PostGIS. The map layers have been published and I can see them locally without any problems. ...
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How to fix ImportErrors when loading Python plugins in QGIS?

I have recently installed QGIS 1.8 in Windows 8. Although QGIS seems to be working fine, I cannot load plugins after their installation. Instead I keep getting this message: Traceback (most recent ...
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What do I need to build a C++ plugin on windows 7?

I want to make a plugin in C++ and I need to write and build it in windows (Im better with *nix systems). While I have skimmed the various updated C++Plugin docs I can understand if I need to build ...
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Trouble with Python plugins on QGIS [closed]

This question has been bugging me for a while now, and I still haven't managed to solve it, so I'm giving it another go, hopefully someone may help me out. I've been having problems loading several ...
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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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Start postgresql+postgis without installation on Windows

I have used Windows7x64 and want start PostgreSQL+POSTGIS without installation process. I copy PostgresSQl\9.1 folder from other laptop to c:\opt. I need create .bat file with enviroment variables and ...
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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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Is gdal 2.1 is available for windows?

I would try Gdal 2.1, does someone knows if it is available for windows ? For example I would try those WMTS features : http://www.gdal.org/frmt_wmts.html
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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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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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Supress the message of a new QGIS version in QGIS 3.4 by changing a Windows registry key

In QGIS you can supress the message of announcing a new Version by changing the value of checkVersion parameter from true to false inside of QGIS. In version 2.18 there is a corresponding Windows ...
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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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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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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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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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“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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Can't compile python plugin in QGIS (Windows)

I'm just installed QGIS 2.2 and created a new plugin from Plugin Builder. When I try to compile the plugin using: C:\Program Files\QGIS Valmiera\bin>pyuic4 -o C:\Program Files\QGIS Valmiera\bin\ ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to access GDAL utilities from command line using Rgdal installation? [closed]

I have just installed rgdal from within R install.packages("rgdal"). I can now successfully do library(rgdal) with the following message: Loading required package: sp rgdal: version: 1.3-9, (SVN ...
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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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“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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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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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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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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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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How do you get mapserver for windows work on 64 bit microsoft 2008 server?

How do you get mapserver for windows work on 64 bit microsoft 2008 server? I tried installing it and the apache server said it started but it would not serve even a basic html file. I have 32 bit ...
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Installing ArcGIS Desktop , QGIS and independent Python packages on same machine?

I would like to have on the same machine all my GIS software installations. Both ArcGIS Desktop and QGIS come with their own Python installations but I want another independent Python where I can play ...
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Using ArcPy with Windows Task Scheduler script cannot read Excel file?

I have an arcpy Python script that downloads an Excel spreadsheet and then copies one of the sheets from the document to a table in a geodatabase. I need this script to run automatically every night, ...
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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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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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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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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 ...