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Importing large OSM data to QGis failed (using QuickOSM, SpatialLite layer or add vector layer)

There is no other way for calculating the number of features from the osm.pbf file than to parse all the data from the file. Therefore in your case 2) QGIS saves your time and shows the number of ...
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Empty Geofabrik Shapefile data

Many of the shapefiles from that download are empty. The .shp files are 100 bytes long, which is basically just the shapefile header. There are large .shp files in that download but they don't have a ....
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Importing large OSM data to QGis failed (using QuickOSM, SpatialLite layer or add vector layer)

Whern using PostGIS layer in QGis, polygons seems to be imported correctly. It is quite complicated procedure, but not impossible. Here are simple istructions: Install PostgreSQL Install PostGIS ...
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Why do certain features from Geofabrik's OSM extract seem to be missing?

man_made is an important tag that has its own field, so you can query it directly: ogr2ogr -f GeoJSON factories_${each}.geojson estonia-latest.osm $each -where "man_made='works'" The fields ...
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Where can I find the metadata of Sub-regions OSM shapefiles via geofabrik?

Read the documentation https://download.geofabrik.de/technical.html. Follow the link from the "Shape files" section https://download.geofabrik.de/osm-data-in-gis-formats-free.pdf The ...
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Download and evaluate historical OpenStreetMap data

The easiest way to achieve your objective is to use the Ohsome API, it seems to do exactly what you want.
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How to automate Python download of smallest named regional OSM data (pbf) based on a location or area defined by latitude(s) and longitude(s)

Looks like geopandas might do the trick... I'm sure I am going to get down voted for this not being the most efficient, but it is something to start with. download the geojson from the link above. ...
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OSM pbf from Geofabrik call with bounding box

If your aim is to download less data I don't believe it is possible but the whole .pbf file is downloaded in any case, but you can avoid using temporary files by piping the output of wget to ...
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osm2po missing ways for Romania

After sending an email to osm2po a few days ago, sir Carsten gave me the answer: .default.wtr.deny.tracktype.grade[4|5] = car|bike - line 241 in osm2po.config I commented it out and it worked!
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Extract OSM snapshots for any point in time from geofabrik osh.pbf files

There are two ways to solve your problem, depending on the size and the required output: 1) Set up a virtual maschine (linux) and use the OSM-History-Splitter (https://github.com/MaZderMind/osm-...
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How to apply symbol in group to map attributes in qgis 2 using osm roads as an example

If you want to match the features you have in your layer with the symbols shown in your image then you could: Change Single symbol to Categorized. Ensure the fclass field contains values which are ...
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