Hello everyone, welcome to QGIS Tutorial for Beginners. On this article, we are going to learn how to add Auto Incremental Field on QGIS. Auto Incremental Field is a special field that contains a sequential value on each record. It is useful when you want to add a unique ID to your table. Let’s start.
First, open the layer on QGIS. And then go to Vector Table | Add autoincremental field menu. This menu is available in QGIS Toolbox.
How to Add Auto Incremental Field on QGIS
- Double-click Add autoincremental field menu
- Select the input layer.
- Specify the field name. By default, it will use the AUTO as the field name. You can change it to something else if you want.
- Change the starting value. By default, it will start from 0.
- Click Run in Background to start the process.
Now you can check the attribute table. You should see there is a new field there with the incremented values.