Category Archives: Postgres

QGIS – Import shape file into PostGIS Table

The following uses QGIS 2.14.2 Essen and PostGres 9.5 A number of local authorities have released information through the UK’s data government site. The following example uses a shape file obtained from Lichfield District Council – At 2nd of October … Continue reading

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Connecting to PostgreSQL 9.3 from QGIS 2.8.1 – local host

First ensure that you have both Postgres and QGIS installed on your machine. In order for you to be able to connect to Postgres from QGIS on local host you must ensure 2 things. Firstly that the PostGIS plugin has … Continue reading

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