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How I do raster map geocoding?

I have raster image and I am using ArcGIS 9.3.1 so how its' possible?

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Ya I checked there also but I don't found related topics –  Raju Chapagain Feb 22 '13 at 9:57
-1 LOL. try this link: lmgtfy.com/?q=Georeferencing+raster+in+ArcGIS+9.3.1 :) –  Krystian Feb 22 '13 at 11:23
How I do a map? or a Google like site ? –  Magno C Feb 22 '13 at 14:53
@Krystian, please read this thread on the meta site. –  whuber Feb 22 '13 at 16:32

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What you want to do is called "Georeferencing". You have to use the "Georeferencing toolbar" in ArcMap:

  1. Add your reference data. Zoom to the extend which the raster data has approximately.
  2. Add the raster data you want to georeference
  3. On Georeferencing toolbar click Fit To Display.
  4. Use Add Control Points tool to add control points: Fist click on the position in the raster data, then on the position in the reference data. Add about 10 or 20 control points (it depends on your data).
  5. Click Georeferencing and click Update Georeferencing to save the transformation information with the raster dataset.

Read help for more information. This video shows Georeferencing in ArcMap.

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Why are people down-voting without leaving a comment? –  Devdatta Tengshe Feb 22 '13 at 10:49
If the question is unclear, down-vote the question. Why would you penalize a person who took pains to answer what is probably the correct answer? –  Devdatta Tengshe Feb 22 '13 at 11:56

I think you mean georeference a raster image: Use the georeferencing toolbar (right-click on a empty space on the toolbar to activate) . More info: http://webhelp.esri.com/arcgisdesktop/9.3/index.cfm?TopicName=Georeferencing_a_raster_dataset

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