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How to let people download a file from your computer

This is not a GIS question. You cannot reliably let users download a file from your own physical computer at home, so essentially what you ask for is a file hosting service. You upload the file there ...
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Identifying Coordinate System of Shapefile when Unknown?

To add to the other responses in this post, I would add the following: How To: Identify an unknown projected coordinate system using ArcMap Provide a specific check on NAD1927 If the coordinates ...
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Use PostGIS functions from an other schema (than public)

The PostGIS extension must be in the user search_path. Setting the search_path using ALTER DATABASE or ALTER ROLE will have effect at the next session only. To use the new path immediately, one would ...
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Getting all shapefile layers in project using PyQGIS

The shapefile format is a geospatial Vector data format, therefore on a first stage I suggest to catch all of vector layers with the QgsVectorLayer class. There are several approaches to achieve it ...
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PostGIS geometry to GEOS geometry without lwgeom dependency?

It is not clear to me whether you are looking specifically for information on loading point clouds, or geometries in general. GEOS may not be the ideal tool for manipulating point clouds, but you ...
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Making PostGIS extension persist in the search_path of a PostgreSQL database?

General rule The PostGIS extension must be in the user search_path as explained here Detailed explanation Using SET search_path TO "$user", public, postgis, topology; makes it immediately ...
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Identifying Coordinate System of Shapefile when Unknown?

Look at this website: http://www.egger-gis.at/shapefile-projectionfinder/ I am the developer of this free tool. Maybe this tool can help you to find and define the correct projection of your ...
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Identifying Coordinate System of Shapefile when Unknown?

I had the same problem while I was working on my project (DEMs). One of the DEM was unknown coordinates and cannot be projected, so I did the 'georeferencing' utilizing of Georeferencing tool in ...
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Sharing setup details between QGIS users?

I would recommend you refer to this Deploying QGIS settings in an enterprise environment. QGIS stores stuff in two places: {USERHOME}.qgis2 Registry (Windows) | .config (Linux) ....
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Check-out XTools Pro with arcpy

XTools Pro geoprocessing tools require 32bit python, and won't work if using the 64bit background geoprocessing. Switching to 32bit worked. It seems that when using 64bit python XTools Pro reports ...
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Check-out XTools Pro with arcpy

You need to load the XTools Pro toolbox using the arcpy.ImportToolbox() function. The toolbox is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\DataEast\XTools Pro\Toolbox folder; assuming this is the ...
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How to tell if the ArcGIS10.3 Image server extension is installed and activated?

In ArcGIS Server Manager go to the Site tab, then the Software Authorization tab. That page will list any licensed extensions on your server.
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Error installing PGRouting database extensions

The latest version postgresql i.e. 9.6 comes with a pre-installed pgRouting and Postgis extensions so you just need to do execute the following command to enable the extension in your current db. ...
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python application extension onCreateFeature

In case anyone else comes looking for an answer.... Revisited this, and by persistence or dumb luck (no thanks to any documentation), I found something that works. When digitizing a new feature and ...
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Adding V-LATE extension to ArcMap 10.3 running on Windows 10?

V-LATE runs in ArcGIS 10.x (incl. 10.3.1) and also in different Windows versions (tested until version 8.1, Windows 10 not confirmed yet). Sometimes the relevant files (*tlb and *dll) are blocked by ...
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How to enable SFCGAL in PostGIS?

It seems the PostGIS version you are using does not provide SFCGAL support. I managed to compile PostGIS 2.2.2 with SFCGAL 1.3.0 support for PostgreSQL 9.5 using following script, which is based on ...
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Seeking ArcView 3 extension named createcolors.avx?

GIS Stack Exchange is not the place to be requesting very old ArcView Extensions. Unfortunately the old ArcScript website got blitzed and ESRI did not port over the majority of the tools. There is a ...
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Could not locate /WEB-INF/lib/ directory to install Geoserver extensions in OSGEOLIVE 12

GeoServer on OSGEOLIVE uses Jetty - have a look in /usr/local/lib/geoserver-2.X/webapps/geoserver (where X is the version you are using).
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How to enable SFCGAL in PostGIS?

I installed postgis-2.2 under Ubuntu 16.04 alpha2 using apt-get on default repositories. And then CREATE EXTENSION postgis_sfcgal; works out of the box. test=# create extension postgis_sfcgal; ...
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GeoServer 2.7.1 fails to start after installing 11-Aug-2015 scripting extension

The Python scripting extension works with version 2.4 from August 20, 2014, specifically this build of GeoServer with this build of the Python plugin.
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Install GDAL extension in GeoServer

I was unable to get the GDAL plugins to work until I uninstalled OSGeo4W and deleted the GDAL files in C:\OSGeo4W directory. GeoServer still works alongside QGIS standalone version with no issues.
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Repairing corrupt shapefile?

Esri provides a general step by step guide to "repair a corrupt shapefile" here Use the Check Geometry tool. Problems with the data are reported while the tool is executing or in the output table....
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MapInfo 'Info' tool - querying by polygon rather than at a point

That's a great idea for a inspection tool. Unfortunately, MapInfo Pro doesn't have such a tool right now. It could quite easily be created with MapBasic if you have any knowledge in that area. Let ...
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Error installing addons in GRASS 7.0.2: File is not a zip file?

Version 7.0.2 is an older one. The current release is 7.0.4: https://grass.osgeo.org/news/56/15/GRASS-GIS-7-0-4-released/ If you are speaking about MS Windows, the older addons are still online but ...
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Error installing addons in GRASS 7.0.2: File is not a zip file?

What is your OS, Windows, Linux, Mac OS X ? It is important because the addon needs to be compiled From g.extension On MS Windows systems, where compilation tools not readily available, g....
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List all available extensions using Python to get extension code

To my knowledge there is no function in arcpy for return a list of Extensions. In the Help file under the syntax section for the CheckExtension() method it actually lists all the codes so you can test ...
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Opening rrd file in ENVI 5.3

ENVI has a data type support page and doesn't list RRD as a supported data layer. Supported File Types Perhaps you can use a file that is a supported data layer to be able to open in ENVI 5.3, as per ...
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Geoserver/geotools DB2 extension support

In case anyone gets in the same situation in the future, I discarded the option of migrating to DB2 after talking to the creator of the geoserver DB2 plugin. As discussed in the geoserver users ...
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Ways to step through features without Browse Features from data reviewer extension or data driven pages?

As you already have your attribute table open and are editing your attributes in there you can double click on the far left: The first click will select the row, the 2nd pans to the selected row if ...
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Install GRASS extension with g.extension and Rstudio

GRASS extensions should be manually downloaded and installed on MS Windows. Download r.clip from here: https://wingrass.fsv.cvut.cz/grass76/x86_64/addons/grass-7.6.1/ (since you have 7.6). Unzip the ...
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