Bug report #15631

Selected categories saved in a preset changed when reordering features in layer-styling-dock/layer properties

Added by Mie Winstrup over 7 years ago. Updated about 5 years ago.

Affected QGIS version:2.16.2 Regression?:No
Operating System: Easy fix?:No
Pull Request or Patch supplied:No Resolution:end of life
Crashes QGIS or corrupts data:No Copied to github as #:23554


I have found a bug with the preset (a functionality which I really like).

1. I save a preset with the first 4 categories of a layer (picture 1)
2. In Layer-styling-dock I remove layer 3 and layer 4 to the button of the category list (see picture 2).
3. I put a check-mark with some of the other categories (eg. 'tennis')
4. I want my preset from step 1 to be display and I chose this - now it is the first 4 layers that are displayed, but these are not the correct ones (see picture 3)

The problem also occurs when I use the layer properties to reorder the categories.

(I don't knwo which category to select for this bug)

pic1_Layers_in_preset.png - Picture1 (26.9 KB) Mie Winstrup, 2016-09-28 06:12 AM

pic2_categories_reordered.png - Picture2 (96.1 KB) Mie Winstrup, 2016-09-28 06:12 AM

pic3_the_result_when_i_chose_the_preset_defined_this_is_wrong.png - Picture3 (100 KB) Mie Winstrup, 2016-09-28 06:12 AM


#1 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 7 years ago

  • Easy fix? set to No
  • Regression? set to No

#2 Updated by Jürgen Fischer over 6 years ago

  • Category set to Unknown

#3 Updated by Giovanni Manghi about 5 years ago

  • Resolution set to end of life
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

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