[OSGeo Africa] KMZ/KML files in QGIS

Hanlie Pretorius hanlie.pretorius at gmail.com
Wed Jan 22 00:45:18 PST 2014

Tried this suggestion in the QGIS and the QGIS browser but it didn't work.

7-zip could read the archive, though.

> Date: Wed, 22 Jan 2014 09:01:40 +0300
> From: Howard Frederick <simbamangu at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [OSGeo Africa] KMZ/KML files in QGIS
> It is possible for QGIS (2.0.1) to read zipped files / KMZ - you probably
> have to make sure you have the options set up properly:
>    - Options | Data sources- set the "Scan for contents ..." to "Full
> scan".
> Try enabling that and see if you get the same behaviour with the file (no
> features).

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