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Is there a way to export layers to KML by altering the layer to KML tool to have more than one layer input?

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Do you need your answer to use python? For the first question, there is a simple way using the UI. Also consider asking different questions separately. –  Thomas Oct 12 '11 at 13:26
    
no I don't need to export data from google earth using python, but I have googled and there doesn't seem to be a way to export a lot of point features from google earth without manually clicking per page. –  Nevu Oct 12 '11 at 13:30
    
I was referring to Batch export layers to kml: Is there a way to do this by altering the layer to kml tool to have more than one layer input? Do you need this answer to be in python? –  Thomas Oct 12 '11 at 13:35
    
oh, I don't, but I would like it as a arctoolbox script. –  Nevu Oct 12 '11 at 13:54
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I would suggest asking each question as 2 seperate questions or you may get confuising answers based uopn which ortion of the question is being answered (see exchange above in the comments). –  RyanDalton Oct 12 '11 at 15:05
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If you right click the Layer To KML tool in the ArcToolbox, there is a batch option. This is common for most of the geoprocessing tools for ArcGIS 10. You could also use the Map To KML tool, which creates a kmz of all the layers loaded within a saved mxd.

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