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Updating ArcSDE Database using VB.Net?

I have a master feature in a SDE Database. This Master file contains the records of all "inspections" being undertaken. I have a second feature, which contains a "live" dataset of current inspections....
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Activate 'View Item Description' programmatically?

I have created an ArcMap add-in for browsing data layers and adding them to the TOC. I would like to add a button that when clicked will open the selected layers item description (before it is added ...
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How to install r.mcda.electre on GRASS

I have downloaded r.mcda.electre addon from the following link: https://wingrass.fsv.cvut.cz/grass71/x86_64/addons/grass-7.1.svn/r.mcda.electre.zip But I can not install it with the latest version ...
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ESRI.ArcGIS.Desktop.AddIns could not be found. Visual basic build error

I am trying to compile a project in visual basic into an Arc map add on. I am receiving two warnings that are preventing the build from completing. Both errors entail that the assembly ESRI.ArcGIS....
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Cannot pan to correct location using IEnvelope.CenterAt(IPoint)

It seems no matter what projection I try it pans me to the Atlantic Ocean. I have run across this before in an ArcPy script and it was due to being in a projected coordinate system and thus it was ...
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Cannot center IActiveView at IPoint in C#.NET add in

I'm testing a simple portion of my add in and can't get it to center/pan to a specified point, I've included what is currently in my OnClick() method. No errors appear it just refreshes and nothing ...
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Problem with MyBase when converting old VB.NET toolbar

I'm working on a project to convert and older set of ArcGIS tools that were developed for 9.x using VB.NET. I'm trying to convert them to an Add-In for 10.4. So far, I have created the Add-In and ...
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ArcObjects 10.0 Add-Ins

I'm using 10.0 because that's what our customer that I'm attempting to build a custom add-in for is using. I am following the "Walkthrough: Building custom UI elements using add-ins" from the ...
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Error installing addons in GRASS 7.0.2: File is not a zip file?

When I attempt to install an addon in GRASS Setting->Install Extension from Addons and select the addon i want from the list (r.stream.order) i get the following error: "ERROR: File is not a zip file: ...
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Changing layout background from red to blue through button add-in with C# and ArcObjects?

I am working on Arc Objects using C# and I have to make a button add in, such that if I click button one time then layout background color changes to red and then if I click again then button add in ...
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Why my button in ArcGIS add-in extension shows as “Missing”?

I do not understand why my add-in toolbar and button shows up as "Missing" when I open ArcMap. I am not sure whether this is an issue with ArcMap 10.3 or whether I did anything wrong. Have anyone ever ...
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Getting reference to existing reference of dockable window in class in ArcMap Addin?

I have an addin for ArcMap 10.2 that has a dockable window. For what it's worth, this dockable window has a DataGridView to which the user can add features for review. These features are added from ...
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Unable to make “IDataStatistics:UniqueValues” work in .Net

I would like to use IDataStatistics:UniqueValues to iterate through a set of unique values. This worked flawlessly in VB6 and VBA but I am having a difficult time making it work in VS 2013, ArcGIS 10....
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AddIn button/tool force Arcgis 10.2.2 to close

Issue : AddIn button/tool force Arcgis 10.2.2 to close. Development environment: Visual Studio 2013, .Net framework 4.5 (I tried with 4.0 also), Arcgis for desktop 10.3 Works fine on development ...
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Visual Studio 2015 Error when running ArcMap add-in

I'm running a simple ArcMap add-in in Visual Studio and am getting this error: Severity Code Description Project File Line Suppression State Error The "ValidateAddInXMLTask" task ...
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Arcmap Addin 10.3.1: Cancel/control loading of addins, based on a condition

I'm creating Add-in for arcmpa in C# , for 10.3.1. These add-in are to help with client workflows for the business needs. I need to be able to control whether an add-in can load or not. (control of ...
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Can I compile an addin developed in ArcGIS 10.3.1 for use with 10.1 and 10.2?

I made an update to one of my addins mainly because users requested new features. I made the changes and compiled the addin in 10.3.1. Although I specified that the addin is compatible with 10.3 and ...
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exporting 10.2 .esriaddin to 10.0

I have successfully exported .esriaddin I created in 10.2 Arcobjects SDK to 10.0. The installation succeeded but the problem I am having is that whenever I use the command me.Close() to close the form ...
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What issues exist with using NLog as a logging framework for ArcGIS AddIns?

My company is considering making the formal switch of .NET logging frameworks from log4net to NLog (for projects where our clients haven't already decided for us). I've used NLog for non-ArcGIS-...
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How to make a 10.0 ArcMap AddIn project valid for ArcGIS 10.3 SDK?

I have a ArcGIS 10.0 AddIn project that I've succeesfully re-targeted to 10.3. I can successfully compile (Visual Studio 2012). and works as expected in ArcMap 10.3.1. But when I attempt to add a ...
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Arcobjects 10.3.1: TOC listeners

I am writting an addin using ArcObjects C#. I have setup the following listeners, but they are not being hit. My code at the top of the addin.Extension class is: ... private static ...
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Can you edit an ESRI addin outside of Visual Studio?

I would like to edit text file within an addin without going into visual studio etc and recompiling the addin. I have tried using 7-Zip and WinZip - editing the file and then saving it back - and ...
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Spatial Query between polyline features and point features within specified Buffer

I'm new to GIS (so I'm lost on this) and looking for a C# code sample to help me do 2 types of spatial queries. I have 2 Layers only. First layer is pipelines, which are polyline shapes so I can ...
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Finding nearest point on polygon if layer has more than one polygon using ArcMap AddIn?

I am developing an application using ArcGIS .net add-in. An application generates some maps based on point and polygon datasets. In that, I am able to find the polygons within the search distance. Now,...
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ESRI add-in not installed automatically after build (locked-down environment)

We are using Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 to compile ESRI ArcMap 10.0 add-ins. Generally it works without problems. But we have some PC with very high security policies. For example they have (beside ...
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Get currently open Attribute Window

I have an AddIn (C# VS 2010) that depends on the selected items in the Attribute Window (This is the right-click on the Layer Attributes Table Window). When the user hits Start Editing I want to get a ...
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Attribute Table Window loses highlighted selection after Addin is Opened

I'm so new to GIS that this question might seem dumb to a lot of GIS Developers. I have taken over a project that is an AddIn for an ArcGIS Desktop app. C# VS 2010 project. I can get the Selected ...
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Button not appearing in ArcMap AddIn?

A fellow c# developer developed a ArcMap AddIn, but he has now left the business. I have acquired his laptop with the VS2010 and ArcMap 10.1. I can create the Esri Addin File. Import it into the '~/...
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Return Information from Feature Class Fields by XY Point

I am trying to get information from fields within specific feature classes based on an XY point. The user will click on the add-in tool, click on a location in ArcMap, and the tool will find the ...
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Is it possible to lock records or attributes indefintely if a field is populated?

I am creating a c# ArcGIS addin where I have a feature class stored in Oracle, when a feature is created some of the fields within the table will be populated. If field X is populated, then certain ...
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Develope ArcGIS Desktop Add-Ins with ArcGIS Runtime SDK

I need to learn develop add-in in ArcGIS 10.3. I have this book : http://www.amazon.com/Beginning-ArcGIS-Desktop-Development-using/dp/1118442547 but he was using visual studio 2010 and ArcGIS ...
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Why am I unable to enable my addin extension?

I am working on an ArcObjects addin for Desktop 10.1. I am using the SelectionExtension as a template for my addin. I was unable to listen for events through a dockable window, so at others' ...
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ArcMap Add-ins for fast attribute editing

I'm looking for a Arcmap add-in, which would speed up the attribute editing process. The add-in should allow selecting few attribute columns for editing and then provide the possible option for the ...
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ArcGIS Addin Localization Not working?

I want to have a localized (e.g. French) addin toolbar. What I have done so far: Created the Config.fr-FR.xml file and put all the translations there Changed my system "Region and Language" setting ...
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Adding Transparent Polygon to Map using ArcObjects? [duplicate]

I am creating an ArcGIS Desktop Add-In that allows the user to draw a polygon and then have it added to the map. I am able to capture the polygon and add it to the map, the issue is the transparency. ...
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Unable to debug Esri Addin for ArcCatalog

It was a toss of a coin whether this question is a GIS.SE or StackOverflow question... I'm going with GIS.SE because the problem seems to lie with ArcCatalog. I have several addins that have been ...
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When debugging ArcGIS add-in, can't use “Edit and Continue”

I've been working on this add-in for years, and just today set up a new computer with VS 2013 and ArcGIS 10.3. When I run my add-in from the debugger, breakpoints can be hit, but I can't edit when ...
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Creating Button Menu in ArcMap AddIn using ArcObjects?

What is the code to use in config.esriaddinx in order to make a Button-Menu (like that illustrated below) when using ArcObjects?
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ArcObjects interface to construct circles with segments instead of arcs

I am trying to see if it is feasible, using ArcObjects (VB.NET), to create a tool to construct circles comprised of line segments instead of arcs. I've looked over the available interfaces here but ...
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Can an ArcGIS Desktop Add-In Tool have two or more input events?

I'm trying to create an add-in for ArcMap in Visual Studio that adds points on mouse clicks and then executes some geoprocessing on those points when the enter key is pressed. So far sifting through ...
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View Image instead of label in Menu on arcmap addin toolbar

I want to set image on menu in arcamap addin toolbar. is there any way to set image ? I have tried but this is not working.. My code is here in config.esriaddinx: --Menus> Menu id="...
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IDockableWindow ability to auto size?

I have a ArcObjects 10.2 vb.net Custom Add-in that is a dockable window. The dockable window displayes a windows form that has listboxes, textboxes, panels, tab panels, etc. that the user interacts ...
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How to get current application culture using ArcObjects? [closed]

Without looking at the registry, is there a way to get the current application culture in C#? I have a Add-in and want to get the language from the ArcMap hook using ArcObjects 10. (I'm using C# to ...
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Delaying load of ArcMap Addin extension?

For configuration reasons, I want to delay the load of my addin extension until ArcMap 10.2 has finished. If there a property, flag, listener etc I can get a hook to do a check if arcmap is done?
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Debugging ArcMap Add-In .Net 4.5 in Visual Studio 2013: Unable to start ArcMap.exe

I am developping an ArcMap 10.3 Add-In targeting .NET framework 4.5 on Visual Studio 2013. I used ESRI's wizard to build a simple button add-in and the projects debug properties are configured to ...
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Creating an Add-In to click on an ArcFM function

I would like to create an add-in to press ArcFM save every five minutes. Is there any way to do this?
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arcgis C#: restrict addin to mxd file only

I have an addin toolbar (arcmap 10.3 in C#) for a certain type of analysis for our clients. We want to restrict the availability of the addin to a mxd file. We do not want other COM or Addins to be ...
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Arcgis SDK C#: Addin running code on arcmap startup

I know that the addins are 'lazy loading', but I want to initialize some variables on startup of arcmap. This would be loading user preference data for the workflow we have in place, updating the FC ...
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Arcgis Addin don't upgrade

I am try to upgrade Addin for ArcGIS finish to install new upgrade but Arcgis run the old one I am finish to remove and install still I see version 1 not version 2 How can I fix this are any temp ...
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Close DockableWindow in ArcGIS AddIn

I have an ArcMap 10.x AddIn in which I've developed a dockable window. Everything works great except that I want the dockable window to be closed when ArcMap first starts. If the user closes ArcMap ...