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Create a named map with a base map - without Javascript or browser
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To create/instantiate a Named Map and obtain an image from it you don't need Javascript or a Browser. The MapConfig file in which you define your layer allows you to add HTTP layers which are mostly ...

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Named map created with CartoDB Maps API not appearing in web interface dashboard
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Named maps created via API != visualizations or maps in your CartoDB account. The Named Maps API allows you to create maps that you can use programatically, but this will not generate a visualization ...

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CartoDBfy'ed Table not appearing in editor on local environment?
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When you CartoDBfy a table you adapt it to CARTO, but it does not register it in the metadata that the Editor/Builder use to retrieve the list of datasets. This behaviour is what we call "Ghost Tables"...

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CartoDB can I turn off comments?
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As @ramiroaznar says, there's no option for turning off the Disqus comments, but there's a trick/hack that can be used: In your account settings, inside the Profile section, there's a "Disqus ...

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CartoDB changing number formats in infowindows
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If your information is already prepared in the way you're showing and you're just missing the percentage, there's a super straightforward trick for you. You can edit the custom HTML of the ...

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How to add rows from a Dataset to another?
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The union all approach will just join the tables in as a "query view". You can use the option "create dataset from query" in order to store all the results in the same dataset. Another approach would ...

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CartoDB Torque viz: make bubbles grow to show intensity/frequency?
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You can use the new category Torque to change the marker-size and color if you have a limited amount of different categories (in this case, the number of letters). You just need a column with this ...

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Carto https basemap 500 Domain not found
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The domains for the URL are a, b, c or d, but it seems you're substituting them incorrectly in the URL. You can use: https://cartodb-basemaps-{s}.global.ssl.fastly.net/light_all/13/4505/2407.png ...

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Georeferencing US County names in CartoDB
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The CartoDB administrative regions geocoder doesn't include county data at the moment, so you'd need to upload a county dataset and merge it with your data table. You can use the merge option in ...

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How to find layergroupid
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If you have a Map (named map if it has private data) created already in the Editor, you will be able to find it's template map name in the viz.json file of the map. (Available at the third link in the ...

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Can I get a .jpg from a CartoDB map created in the editor without using a browser?
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If you have a Map (named map if it has private data) created already in the Editor, you will be able to find it's template map name in the viz.json file of the map. (Available at the third link in the ...

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Is this a CartoDB named map?
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CartoDB creates named maps internally in order to be able to provide maps with private data, with no extra user interaction which would be required in case that the map was created manually via the ...

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How to update a timestamp in SQL?
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I would say that the query is totally perfect, except for something that seems a typo :-) In your query, the last quote for 'YYYY' is not a regular quote, which might be raising a syntax error. Try ...

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Images in my Click Info box are not appearing in both published CartoDB layers
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I believe that your issue has to do with a known bug that reorders the position of the interactivity columns in custom infowindows. Perhaps the bug is just affecting one of the layers. I recommend to ...

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Displaying multiple items at same address using Carto?
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You can apply a query to your visualization in order to aggregate the data that is located in the exact same position. To achieve this, you can create a new column (of type string) or use an already ...

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Embeds with iFrames and Scripts in CartoDB InfoWindows
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By using CartoDB.js you can set sanitizeTemplate as false in order to run your scripts inside custom infowindows. An example: cartodb.createVis('map', 'viz_json', {options}) .done(function(vis, ...

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Adjust Color Theme of CartoDB Basemap "Dark Matter"?
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Nope, there's no posibility to customize the Positron or Dark Matter basemaps. These basemaps are offered by the CartoDB team and served like they are. There are no options available to users in ...

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Why would geocoding by street address have ~96% failure rate?
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Answering the question after "solving" the issue, for the record: We found out that by error, the system was asked to geocode by "address, state, USA" but the city wasn't included. All the ...

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Summing values that are geographically close to each other using Carto?
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For example, if you have a row in your table which you want to select as the center of the radius, and the numerical column in which you're storing the victims is called deaths: WITH subquery AS (...

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Unable to integrate CartoDB into Leaflet Map
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This is just a conflict in the resources you're adding: script src="http://cdn.leafletjs.com/leaflet-0.7.2/leaflet.js"> script src="https://cartodb-libs.global.ssl.fastly.net/cartodb.js/v3/3.11/...

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PUT command for cartoDB API
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Once you have created a Sync table you cannot update the field from which it's being updated. Also, a Sync Table cannot be created from a local file. CartoDB needs the file to be publicly accessible ...

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Carto, Import API: Create/Delete datasets
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The Import API is the way to upload your files to CARTO in a programatic way, but it does not provide functionality to handle datasets after the import has succeeded. In order to drop a dataset ...

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Carto DB city border polygons issue?
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CartoDB doesn't currently have polygons for city regions, so if you have the city boundaries available you will have to import the boundaries to your CartoDB account and merge them with your current ...

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Sync Google spreadsheet in Cartodb
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Sync Tables in CartoDB.com are a feature included with some of their paid plans. Free accounts do not include this feature, so you won't be able to have Sync Tables in CartoDB.com unless your user ...

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Style Torque Heatmap CartoDB CSS
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The Torque value variable range is limited from 0 to 255 at the moment, and your data seem to contain values much higher than this threshold. You might want to normalize the data in the aggregation ...

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CartoDb error on uploading KML files
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The problem seems to be related with the ogr2ogr installation in your system but with CartoDB itself. The key of your log is at: ERROR 4: Unable to open EPSG support file gcs.csv. Try setting the ...

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Map places with ZIP codes that have leading zeros using CartoDB
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Files from CSVs and Excel files which contains numerical columns are directly casted to numbers in CartoDB, this means, as you say, that leading zeros are removed. At the moment of my response here, ...

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Can I change an existing Cartodb map to use a different dataset?
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There's no official way to do this, but there's a trick you can use. Add the new dataset you want to use as a new layer. If you need to copy the styles of the previous dataset, you can just copy and ...

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Cartodb user analytics
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The mapviews of each map that you create in CartoDB are available in the Maps dashboard as well as in the map public page. (See images below). CartoDB does not provide any other metric besides map ...

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Trigger (before update) not working. It works in a local PostGIS installation with same table structure and data
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It seems that your table is a Sync Table. Unfortunately, on each sync, the triggers of the sync tables are dropped. Time ago we reported this into the CartoDB repo for keeping triggers through ...

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