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How to release Events

I want to use the OnCreateFeature-Event to combine it with other actions. So I use Events.OnCreateFeature += delegate(IObject obj) { LoopTools_OnCreateFeature(obj); }; to listen to this event. ...
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ArcEngine 10 Polyline with arrow

I was wondering if there is a way to draw a polyline but with an arrow head at the end point? Thanks all IPolyline line = new PolylineClass(); ...
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Contours exported from ArcGIS to DXF yield an extremely large file. Is there an alternative?

I am exporting elevation contours from ArcGIS to a DXF file so that I can FTP the result to another office. The resulting file is extremely large. When export the same contours to a shapefile (from ...
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Recomputing footprints on old satellite imagery [duplicate]

I am trying to create an image service out of some 1976 satellite imagery. But first I need to get all of the no data cells out of my mosaic dataset. I have tried to recompute the footprints on my ...
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Displaying HTML popups for feature service

This bit of information caught my eye today as I was reading about Feature Services in the ArcGIS Server .NET help: Feature services also support HTML pop-ups setup in ArcMap. HTML pop-ups are ...
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ArcObjects: How to make non-feature-linked annotation features with a simple line callout that remains functional?

I would like to make simple line callout annotation that is not feature-linked but remains functional when it is manually moved, i.e. the anchor point remains on the feature while the text moves. I ...
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Slow Labeling in ArcMap 10 (ArcView License)

We recently updated most of our users to ArcGIS10. One of my users is having an issue with incredibly slow labeling in ArcMap. The shapefile geometry displays right away, but the labels take minutes ...
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ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 — layout Data Frame Grid color inversion on export or print when other rasters are active

Having a problem with ArcMap 10.0 SP1 Data Frame Grid of graticule inverting color on export or when printing. Occuring on multiple classroom PCs all working with the same datasets. Exporting to ...
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From a script tool using ArcPy, can I store a point object in a BLOB field and retrieve that point later?

I am trying to write an ArcPy script tool that will store a point object in a BLOB field that I have created. I don't know if that is even possible. If it is, how do I do it, and how can I then ...
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ArcGIS/ArcPy Python, how to get latitude and longitude of a projected point?

I have a point feature in a feature class that is being accessed by ArcPy. The point is projected but I need to find an efficient means to get the unprojected latitude and longitude for this point. ...
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Create a graphic

I'm working with ArcGis 10 and I have different polygon features in different layers with their attributes like shape_area. I would like to create a unique graphic where is possible to see the ...
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How do I import/export KML to ArcGIS Desktop?

I have come across several scripts and tools to import and export KML into ArcGIS Desktop. Is there a one tool that: Imports/Exports KML into ArcGIS Desktop at v10 Does not cost money ...
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Is Javascript/AJAX still supported in ArcGIS 10?

A colleague of mine claims that the ArcGIS Javascript web API is not supported for ArcGIS 10+. I searched their website but all the information seemed to indicate that it should still work. Any ...
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Python crashes during large cursor process

In a current project, I am attempting to extract several fields for each record of a table in a GDB that has ~8.5 million records. My current strategy is to create a search cursor, fetch the data I ...
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Is there a way to get the X,Y from a feature class?

I currently have an instance of a selected feature class, and I want to be able to get the midpoint X,Y (if its polygon) or the X,Y (if its IPoint) of the feature from the layer, is there some build ...
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Is there a way to make a straight line in ArcEngine 10 (Polyline but with ONLY start and end)

So I want to allow the user to create a connection between 2 polygons on my map. So it doesn't make sense to allow them to draw polyline with multi points. My question is, is there a way I can do ...
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occasionally empty search cursor looping through a raster list with arcpy

I'm looping through a raster list, to export cell counts (from "Count" field in the table) to a text file, I'm only interested in cases where the field "Value" = 1, so I have included this in my ...
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How can I view the Certificate of a code-signed ESRI AddIn (*.esriAddIn) without ESRIRegAddIn.exe?

For users with ArcGIS 10 installed, it's easy to view the certificate for a signed AddIn since it is presented to you in the Confirm Add-In file installation window. Is there a way to view this ...
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Why does ArcGIS “forget” my specified default GDB for a map document (mxd)?

I'm using ArcGIS 10.0 on Windows 7 64 bit Ultimate. I've noticed that sometimes ArcMap's geoprocessing tools as well as scripts seem to forget my setting in the mxd (confirmed via arcpy.env.workspace ...
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How do I calculate a weighted centroid with respect to a raster, e.g. population weighted centroid

In ArcGIS 10.0, how do I calculate the weighted centroid of a collection of polygons, where I want the weight to be a raster layer. In particular I am using a raster of population counts and would ...
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Selecting Multiple Layers under Table of Contents

I have been trying out what ARCMap10 can do in terms of the TOC. And their TOC has a lot of good functionalities. I really want to figure out how to Group/Drag and Drop/ and select multiple layers. ...
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How to group layers in ArcEngine 10

I was wondering if there is a way I can code the TOC control so that I can select multiple layers and GROUP them together. So if i uncheck the group, all layers will be unchecked and be invisible. ...
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Programmatically reordering ArcGIS layers

I programmatically create several layers for my map and I want my layers to be on top of the layers from the original map. Is there a way I can do that? I also want to be able to put "bring ...
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How to determine which EditEvent is fired BEFORE the feature is created?

I have written an AddIn-Tool and want to handle the OnSketchFinished-Event. The Way ((IEditEvents_event)_myEditSketch).OnSketchFinished += OnFinishedSketch; doesn't really work for me, cause I ...
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How to use Eclipse/PyDev's debugger with ArcGIS

Has anyone successfully been able to configure ArcGIS 10 to use PyDev's debugging server for debugging? How do you set that up? I have PyDev working fine by itself, with ArcPy working fine, but I ...
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How to Verify if a FeatureLayer already exists?

I am currently working on a project where when user loads up their map (mxd) into our system, we create several custom featuerlayers for them. My problem is though, I have no idea how to check if I ...
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Creating dynamic links between features

I currently want to create links between 2 features. Ie., I have 2 basins that flow out and I want to use a line/polyline to have a link out of them and both point to a common 3rd feature, indicating ...
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To what extent is SQL's language accessible via ArcGIS tools?

That question just sounds so redundant... At any rate, I have been asked to explore the uses of SQL in ArcGIS. We use an SDE DB for all server-side storage and DB managing/large-scale editing. ...
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ArcEngine 10 Editor: Split/Rotate/Cut Features toolbar?

I am currently looking for the Split/Rotate/Cut/Reshape tools in the toolbar control provided by ESRI, however according to ArcGIS Engine commands page there isn't one. Is it called something else ...
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How to MOVE and RESIZE Features within a Layer?

I am still new to ArcEngine 10, I currently am able to create a feature layer that is associated with a feature class. Its a polygon layer. So I can create polygon, give it attritbute table and put it ...
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Calling a AddIn from another class or AddIn?

I've tried several ways but I can't find anything working. Is there any possebility to call an AddIn from outside? I want to fill a AddIn Combobox when the OnClick-Event of an AddIn Button is fired, ...
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Changing Button's Enable-State on ArcMap10-Start

How can the enable-state of a AddIn-Button be influenced on start of ArcMap? My button should be disabled on startup of ArcMap and than turned enabled when the Edit-session is started. In ArcGIS 9.3 ...
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How to work with locators in ArcGIS 10.0

I wrote my locator class which grab features from my web service. I picked it up in the ArcMap and now I can perform a search in the geocoding toolbar. The suprise for me is the way results of ...
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Font color in legends ArcGIS 10

I've got a parcel feature class in ArcGIS 10. Some of the parcels were in the shapefile when I got it. Others I've added after importing the shapefile to a feature class in a personal geodb. I want ...
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Is it possible to access ArcGIS's table operations “Summarize…” and “Statistics…” in python?

ArcGIS has a few nifty table tools, including Summarize and Statistics. Is there a way to access them through arcpy, or will I have to hack my own methods via math and lists?
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WindowsForm in AddIn-Toolbar?

Is there any possibilty to add a little WindowsForms with a textbox to an AddIn-Toolbar? In ArcGIS 9.3 I could easily add it to the Toolbar.cs like all the buttons ect with AddItem. But how can I do ...
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VBA to VB.NET (Visual Studio 10) Migration - ArcMap Focus

I will be migrating several VBA applications currently in ArcMap 9.3.1 to Visual Studio 10 in the near future, and wanted some feedback on the general migration steps listed below. I wanted to make ...
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How do you specify the width of a column that has been extruded from a point in arcscene?

I've extruded a set of points based on a z variable but I want to increase their width so they're easier to see.
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How to access data from a selected feature in ArcGIS 10?

First to describe my problem as I see it. I've been asked to design a tool that will take a selected features attributes and copy it out to an output table, with each successive selection and ...
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Looking for a way to change the default shape file label in ArcGIS 10

Is there a way to change ArcGIS's default shapefile label Font: Aerial Size: 8 to something we are using over and over again? As shown in attached screen shot, i'd like to include a label expression ...
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Running ARCgis 9.3.1 and 10.0 on the same machine

I have the full installation Media for 10 (9.3/SQL05 already loaded). And two editor licenses (one loaded and a new license file). What manner of wizardry is involved in getting around the conflict ...
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What software to use as an all-around solution for mining GIS?

My employer wants me to look into constructing geology maps, modeling 3D subsurface geological formations, producing geological cross sections and other mining related products from various drill hole ...
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ArcGIS Desktop 10 - MyBase.UpdateBitmap()

I am changing one icon on my extension toggle toolbar in runtime using: MyBase.UpdateBitmap(New Bitmap(Me.GetType(), bitmapResourceName)) This works fine but I get a border/highlight around my ...
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How to launch a tool when my button has been pressed

I use ArcGIS 10.0 and ArcGIS .net SDK. I created AddIn project which contains Tool: <Tool id="AddSearchLocationPoint" class="AddSearchLocationPoint" category="Add-In Controls" ...
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Putting multiple lines of Python into ArcGIS 10's Field Calculator

I've gotten some incredibly valuable help here on this already, much Thanks. Entering these lines of Python one at a time works like a charm.... Just need one more seemingly simply issue solved... ...
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How to rotate polygon

how do i rotate a polygon drawn from the Create Features menu?
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How to Batch export MXD to PDF files?

Nico Burgerhart made a fantastic script called "Batch export MXD to PDF" back in 2008. http://arcscripts.esri.com/details.asp?dbid=14872 Any ideas how to implement it in ArcGIS 10? Something ...
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Using “Merge Divided Roads” tool with lesser parallel lines

When using the "Merge Divided Roads" tool, it merges roads that "trend generally parallel to one another". This means that from figure one.. It will merge the beginning, where the roads are close to ...
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How do I activate a custom ITool from a form without having to add it to a toolbar? (ArcGIS 10 add-in development)

I'm working on an add-in for ArcMap 10.0 that adds a toolbar to ArcMap. One command (OpenModelessDialogCommand) button on that toolbar opens a modeless WinForms dialog, from which a tool (MyTool) can ...
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topology rules for structuring topology data to get line feature as topoparent in topology graph

i Created topology graph of a polygon feature and i copied geometry of topology edges into line feature class,and topology nodes into point feature class i created topology layer containing ...