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“What is the difference between ‘Select by location using a buffer or intersection’ and the ‘Buffer’ or ‘Intersect’ Analysis tools?

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What software are you using? –  Dan Patterson Aug 17 '12 at 10:52

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If you are referring to the tools in ArcGIS, then one difference is that using the tool provides an output dataset, whereas Select by Location does not.

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