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I would like to think with all the animations out there thsi would be relatively simple but it hasn't been.

I would like to animate the movement of a stream (polyline) from one end to another, with all its forks and tributaries (smaller polylines). I have been reduced to trying the Time Stamp property in ArcGIS 10. I have a number of questions related to this, such as why is it that the Time Stamp property always defaults to hours, or that if I try to alter the time property to a different time step, it causes the one segment I have been working with to disappear?

If anyone has worked with the time stamp property in ArcGIS 10 successfully for a whole layer I would love to hear from you.

Dan Brenner Eureka, CA

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Were you ever able to figure this out? I would like to do something similar by showing oil travel from the point of the spill into a nearby waterway and how quickly it will travel down the stream. Let me know if you have any suggestions. –  user7915 May 31 '12 at 19:16

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