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Add leading zeros to data frame label

This is in ArcMap 10.0. When using data frames to label UTM coordinates, I'm sometimes asked to add leading zeros (e.g., 590 would become 00590) to the tick or line labels of the data frame. I'd ...
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Is “Hawth's Tools” available for ArcGIS 10?

I am looking for Hawth's Tools for ArcGIS 10. Is it avaialble from here? I found that similar functions are in the new program GME, but Hawth's Tools for ArcGIS 10 is not visible yet. Will anyone ...
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import arcpy yields “TypeError: This object does not support enumeration”

Similar to Enumeration Problem with Eclipse and ArcGis 9.3, with Arcgis v10 I no longer seem to be able to run python scripts from a command shell. Entering the same code into an interactive python ...
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Creating a line along an existing polyline from a point

I have a large data set of points, all of which lie on a river network and have x, y co-ordinates. I want to calculate the slope of the river channel at each point from the underlying DEM by taking ...
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Permanently setting polygon/polyline segment length using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm trying to create a several hundred polygons in ArcGIS 10, each of which may have up to several hundred vertices. For consistency sake I would like each line segment in these polygons to be of a ...
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How to extract Latitude and Longitude of Shapefile for importing into Tableau?

I'm having a hell of a time so any help would be appreciated. I want to extract the latitude and longitude of the Health Authority boundaries from the zip file below. The ultimate goal is to import ...
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Using Dynamic Text to display layer credits

I'm looking for a way to update the 'layer credits' into a dynamic text box. I've found ways of using the map credits or data frame credits here but cant seem a way to get the information derived from ...
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Enabling SQL Server 2008 database to access it as Esri geodatabase via ArcSDE using ArcGIS 10.0?

I have 1 SQL Server 2008 and 1 Oracle database (did not check which version it is). I'd like to convert them to geodatabases, first that 'MS SQL Server 2008', then Oracle. So, leave Oracle for a ...
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Why do ArcGIS Desktop 10 HTML popups give JavaScript/HTML Error?

Using ArcMap 10 Desktop HTML Popups. The issue I am having is that the html < select > elements aren't working - you can select it and use the arrow keys to navigate through(up/down) the list but ...
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How to extract information from a buffer in ArcMap

I have a buffer in ArcMap 10 extending from a polyline, with numerous 5 km intervals (multiple buffer tool). I also have many layers already in raster format in ArcMap, including slope angle, geology, ...
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Select and copy attributes features in ArcMap using Python add-in tool?

I'm trying to add a tool to an add-in toolbar to select features from an existing feature class and copy attributes to another feature class,from point to point. TopoHeight_Field_Name='Comment' def ...
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Exporting Imagery in ArcGIS - problems with lines on exported image?

I am using the pan-sharpened Landsat imagery that is available on ArcGIS Desktop (ie data from ArcGIS Online). When I export a map with the pan-sharpened Landsat imagery in the background, lines ...
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How to convert a raster output in a stack in R into ArcGIS

I am modelling the response of a bird (skylark) to various climatic and topographical variables in the program R. Using the predict function I predicted the abundance per pixel (see below for code). I ...
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Can't change Data Frame display units in ArcMap 10

Last week, I went to View -> Data Frame Properties... -> General tab to change the data frame map display units from Decimal Degrees to Degrees Decimal Minutes. (the Map Units were still in Decimal ...
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How do I physically order overlapping ArcGIS features?

I have a feature class with multiple overlapping polygons. It's a highways fc and contains underpasses, overpasses and at grade roads & intersections. The problem I have encountered is that the ...
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Pick Address From Map tool won't work

I tried to ask this question before and I made a mess of it. I have edited the question to what I hope will be a more understandable form. Please help me if you can! We just installed Service Pack ...
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Relating shapefile to excel table in ArcMap?

I have successfully joined a point shapefile to .CSV file in ArcMap 10.0, and the type of the fields which are related in the two files are the same(text, length:255). But when I remove join and ...
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How to calculate frontages of city parcel data in ArcMap 10.0?

I need to calculate the length of polygon frontages (along streets) from our city's parcel (i.e. lot) data in order to do an analysis on lot frontages in various zoning districts. How can I do this?
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Publishing multiple rasters under single map service?

I have a new project in design where I need to publish a web service that will allow access for clients (like ArcGis Server Map Services). The only thing is, I have a big raster database (~300+ ...
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Reprojecting multiple rasters in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have classified layers of Landsat 5 and 7 of several years in Geographic coordinate system WGS84. To reproject this to UTM, is there a simpler way than using Project Raster tool in ArcToolbox?
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ArcGIS 10 creating a shape file from current dataframe extents in layout view

Where is the tool for this? Have looked around and the closet thing i can find is Toolbox's Grid/Strip Map Index tools under Data Drive Pages. I just want to be able to create a single polygon ...
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Adding/viewing attachments to features using only ArcGIS DEsktop Basic license level?

Does anyone have an elegant solution to adding/viewing attachments, like a table/photos for example from within ArcMap using only the ArcGIS basic license level? Or any suggestions? I'm looking for ...
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Clip raster using a shapefile of 5500 polygons

I have a nightlights raster file of India, and i want to clip it using the block shapefile for India. There are 5500 blocks. But I can't find a unique attribute(except for serial no.) to clip the ...
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How to find the angle between intersecting features in two featureclasses?

I have two intersecting line featureclasses. I want to find the angle at each point of intersection using ArcGIS 10 and Python. Can anyone help?
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Maximum Bounding Geometry Arcmap

I know that Arcmap has a miniumum bounding geometry but does anyone know of the reverse of this? I would like to make as many polygons possible within the polygon using the vertices of the polygon. ...
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Differences between Raster Dataset, Raster Catalog, and Raster Mosaic

I have about 40 scanned, colorful Geology maps that are GeoTiffs. I want to bring them into an Esri FileGeodatabase to lower their size, combine them as one and display them with a mostly transparent ...
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Labeling features and converting them to annotations with ArcPy?

how could I do the following steps with arcpy: right-click on the layer with the features Label Features Convert Labels to Annotations ... The annotions should be saved in a new shapefile. How ...
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Using SRTM Global DEM for Slope calculation?

I have downloaded SRTM GDEM (~90 km resolution). I am using ArcGIS 10. I have tried to use spatial analyst to compute for slope. However, I can not compute for the slope. The output values has ...
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Converting Mapinfo “.Map” file into ArcGIS format? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I convert MapInfo TAB and/or MIF to SHP? I currently do not have MapInfo but I do have a lot of ".Map" files that I need to convert for use in ArcGIS. Actually each ...
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Display map scale (like 1:20.000) next to ScaleBar

In my PageLayoutControl I add a ScaleBar. Additionaly I like to show the map scale/ratio (e.g. "1:20.000") next to it, but didn't find a way to achieve this with the ScaleBar. Am I missing something ...
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Converting Python (ArcPy) script into tool or toolbox script?

I've written a simple python script that allows me to quickly create a copy of a template Mxd, pointing to different shapefiles. The user specifies the new location, a name for the new mxd, then the ...
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Creating a polyline with a specified slope

I would like to create a road (polyline) starting from a point, with a specified slope, until reaching the top of a hill (or going out of the DTM Raster). The dowstream slope of the DTM must always ...
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How to add Attachment to an object in ArcGIS Online?

I created attachments for some objects of a theme (as a File Geodatabase Feature Class) in ArcGIS 10.0: images (JPG) and doc files. Then moved the same shp theme in my web-map of ArcGIS Online, and ...
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Change coordinate system to add buffer in meters

I have am trying to add functionality to allow users to find points that are within a buffer distance inside or outside the parameter of a polygon. The map is in IProjectedCoordinateSystem so to my ...
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How to reorder fields (permanently) in a file geodatabase

Using ArcGIS 10.0, is it possible to reorder the fields in a file geodatabase, and have the order persisted to the database? We considered exporting to XML, and writing a parser to change the field ...
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Create overlapping polygons from contour lines

Working in ArcGIS 10, I have a set of contour lines representing density of commercial square footage, and I have a set of points representing local maxima for each peak of the dataset. For each ...
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Using relative path for hyperlinks in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.0, and I would like to know how I should write relative path for document located in the folder below : \xx\xx\xx\xx\xx\xx\Project\02\02a\Document.pdf when my geodatabse ...
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How to match 2 different rasters?

1st rasters: Satellite image that represents NDVI value [Cell size (5,5) OR resolution :5 meter. Number of rows and columns: 5000, 5000] 2nd rasters: DEM represents heights [cell size (9.0106388, 9....
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Clipping very large polygon datasets in ArcGIS?

I'm attempting to clip a large polygon dataset (~5gb, thousands of features) by a much smaller polygon dataset (~40 features). Is there a best practice or most efficient route for performing this task?...
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Polygon Neighbors not found in Proximity Toolset of ArcGIS Desktop 10.0?

I cannot find the Polygon Neighbors tool. I have searched for it as I usually do and I have also browsed the proximity toolset but it is not there. The other Tools, e.g. Buffer and Near are there and ...
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Emulating Polygon Neighbors tool in ArcGIS Desktop 10.0? [duplicate]

I'm using ArcGIS 10.0 SP5. Have a set of 4000 polygons (featureclass A) and I'd like to summarise the values of the polygons (featureclass B) which touch the boundaries of these polygons (ie. those ...
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NO values of field in attribute table is seen in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am having a problem in my ArcGIS 10 project. I had download land use data from my city but while opening attribute table the values for one of the fields (Land use values) are not visible.The file ...
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Python Script to update all feature classes/datasets in gdb with search and update cursor?

I have two geodatabases, one is a production sde database, the other is a backup in a local file geodatabase. The script runs as a task once a month and is very resource intensive. I am using ArcGIS ...
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Using String Functions (LEFT, RIGHT, MID) in Select By Attributes against a File Geodatabase using ArcMap 10

I finally (albeit reluctantly) made the switch from a personal geodatabase (pGDB) to a file geodatabse (fGDB) not too long ago. The main reason it took so long to switch has to do with how Select by ...
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Quickest way to select ArcSDE polygon by point in ArcGIS Desktop using ArcPy?

I keep thinking that I must be missing something, but there does not seem to be a tool in ArcGIS 10 to select features (in particular polygons) from a layer at a point (X,Y) location via ArcPy. The ...
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Quickest way to Copy single selected polygon from large ArcSDE feature class?

I have selected a single polygon, which is large but not massively complex, from an ArcSDE 9.3 for Oracle feature class with 3.5 million polygons using ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 SP3. I would simply like ...
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Arcpy ApplySymbologyFromLayer color problems with extent

I am batch automating PDF maps with many overlapping layers and many different symbology colors. When the map is zoomed far out- two of the layers, lets call it line1 (the only blue layer) and line2 (...
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How to count and rasterize polygon overlaps in ArcGIS Desktop?

How do you take a vector layer with overlapping polygons and turn it into a raster where each cell counts the number of polygons containing that cell? We are looking at polygons of fire burn areas ...
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How to remove only donut holes from polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.0. I have a trick for removing the donut holes, which is converting the polygon to line and then creating polygon out of the lines and in the end merging all of them. ...
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Arcgis Javascript API WMTS Layer don't use the configured proxy

I am new about Arcgis javascript API. I'm using WMTSLayer and i have configured to use a proxy. esriConfig.defaults.io.proxyUrl = <Proxy_url> When the API does the GetCapabilities request, ...