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Features disappear when moved in edit session, but only sometimes

About 75% of the time, when I move a feature in an edit session the feature disappears. The feature remains in the attribute table, but when I zoom to it it doesn't exist anywhere. The rest of the ...
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issues importing arcpy in Python IDLE

I would want to use arcpy in my python code. I am able to import it through the ARCGIS desktop python console. But I am not able to import it into Python IDLE. I get the following error Traceback ...
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How to determine if a raster layer covers a polygon layer?

I have a raster and a polygon layer. In my application I always want the raster layer to cover all the polygon layer. How can that be determined? Is it possible to find out from boundary extent of ...
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How to Buffer data in a Geographic coordinate system?

I am having an issue with buffer. My data is in Geographic coordinate system. I am trying to do a buffer of 600m and i am finding different results for each case, have tried thse so far: Map in web ...
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How to model multiple topology classes in one query with ArcGIS

We have a lot of geographic data with different geometry type in our application, which are persisted in the Oracle 11g database with ST_Geometry supported by Arcgis SDE 10. The features can be ...
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Spatial query by ESRI ST_Geometry take too long

I am using ESRI ST_Geometry in my application, and I found that the spatial query is rather slow: The following sql is used for query pois inside a certain bounding_box: select * from ( select ...
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How come “Zoom to Polygon” always puts me in the middle of Nebraska?

This is an issue related to this question I'd asked a few days ago. I've got that code working, to an extent. Every time, though, that I double click on one of the Polygons in the attribute table that ...
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Using arcpy.Exists for domains?

A script I made creates domains within a selected geodatabase. I need it to not create the domains if they already exist because if they do, it gives an error saying invalid domain name. Is there ...
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script to Determine Parcel Neighbors [duplicate]

I have a layer of Plots Urban planner I want to fill the neighborhood north and south, east and west of each piece fields i need script to Determine Parcel Neighbors using PYTHON
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How to use directional shading on boundaries for cartographic effect?

The attached screenshot of a National Geographic map shows some beautiful directional shading of boundaries. I'm trying to reproduce this sort of shading for a burn perimeter map, as I want to ...
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How to create proprietary tools for ArcGIS?

I want to build a some tools for ArcGIS. Toolboxes that I've seen are open source and run the scripts that reside in their src folder. However, I don't want to release the source code. After some ...
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How to calculate sums for all fields in a table? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: are there any methods can choose all field and make the SUM for each fields or I must do it one by one? Are there any methods that can calculate the summary statistic ...
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Determine what value used in Editor.OnCreateFeature

How can I determine what Value-Layer (not the layer itself, but the different colors for different attributes) was used in ArcGIS CreateFeature Event, when I insert a new feature using the Editor?
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How to add HERE maps to ArcMap?

I am trying to add HERE maps to ArcMap. I am using ArcGIS 10 and the path I have been following so far is through "Add WMS Server" (Catalog -> GIS Servers -> Add WMS Server). Unfortunately, this isn't ...
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Calculating rate of spread of tree species

I'm fairly new to GIS and using ArcGIS for a palaeoecology project at university. I have created a map with isolines (all in the same layer using the contour tool) which represent time of arrival of a ...
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Select features by attribute if in Python list

I believe this will amount to largely a sql syntax question. Essentially, I am trying to complete a select by attribute in Python but based on the query of whether an attribute is present in a list. ...
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How to clip polygons with a fishnet layer?

I have a layer with multiple polygons (input) and a fishnet layer in polygon (clip layer). I want to clip the multiple polygons with the fishnet to be able to calculate how big portion of the input ...
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Arcgis 10-Sample selection

I am using arcgis 10 and I would like to select (in a manner of well spatially distributed) some of the polygons included in a .shp as testing population for a statistical analysis. The rest of the ...
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How do I use python to batch process the reprojection of a group of shapefiles?

My client would like his shapefiles reprojected and I would like to get a script that can batch process all the files located in the same folder. I am new to Python and ArcPy but am very interested. ...
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Generating Correlation Map

I have two rasters I want to compare using Pearson's Correlation in a map form/raster output. How do I do this? I have two climate projection map (~7000 grid boxes)). One is a baseline climate map ...
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Delete a line between two polygons so I have one polygon

I have two polygons that are coincident. I want to merge them in to one polygon and delete the line that is between the two polygons; the merge didn't do it; it kept the line in between them. How do ...
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territory analysis

I want to determine the territories in which customers to a bank has the shortest path. It can be done with desktop software packages or programming if it is needed. Does anybody has idea on how to ...
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orthorectification of digiglobe image

Is it possible to orthorectify digiglobe image after its transformation? Whenever I transform the image from default datam to local datum, arcgis orthorectification option is disabled.
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When displaying XY data from Excel, attribute table empties

I have a massive Excelsheet with XY data and various other information. I followed the instructions on this site here http://support.esri.com/en/knowledgebase/techarticles/detail/27589 to display the ...
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How do you test for a NULL string field in the Field Calculator with Python?

I am trying to perform an operation on a string field with a condition that it contains data. Referencing None with Python does not appear to work when the field is nullable and contains <Null> ...
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What needs to be done to downgrade a ESRI addin from 10.1 to 10?

I have created an esri addin which targeted ArcGIS 10.1, however I need to have the addin to work on ArcGIS 10, what needs to be done within my solution to get it working? I have checked the ...
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How do I create a shapefile showing footprints of Rasters?

I have around 1,000 satellite images in tiff format, and I want to create a shapefile which will serve as an index to the rasters. This is something similar to a raster catalog, but I do not want to ...
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add attribute information from polyline to a point shapefile (QGIS or ArcGIS)

I was wondering if, and how, it is possible to add attribute information from a polyline to a point dataset. I have a network layer with information per street how many scooters went over this street. ...
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Point to Raster Converting Result

I had a problem with Point to Raster converting result. I had an Excel file which contains x, y and z values. I wanted to create an individual raster data from classified z values so I planned to use ...
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Elevation Drop Along a Stream [duplicate]

In reference to How to determine elevation drop along a stream with ArcGIS?, suppose I want to cut the stream every 100 m and find the elevation drop every 100 m. How can I do this?
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Can you access ArcScan from a python script?

I'm using a python script with ArcPy in ArcGIS 10, and want to access some ArcScan functions. Is this possible? I can't see anything in the documentation about it, but I can't really find any very ...
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Why is Raster Layer not visible?

I have a raster dataset that is not visible in Data View, but it is listed in the Table of Contents. I have tried viewing it in ArcCatalog but it is not visible there either. Is there something I ...
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ArcSDE - How to edit mosaic dataset

I have a mosaic dataset (Raster) in an SDE database. As expected, when I click start editing, ArcMap says that I have to do "Register as Versioned" before, but I can't have a mosaic dataset in a ...
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Connect MySQL spatial database with ArcGIS10 [duplicate]

I'd like to know if there is any way to connect a MySQL spatial database with ArcGIS10. I use to connect these databases using ODBC driver but it doesn't work for spatial connections.
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How to export multiple featureclasses to shapefiles?

I have plenty features in a geodatabase. I need to save/export them into shapefiles, because my mate works with Manifold, which is not able to read geodatabases. Any Ideas? Click on every single layer ...
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A shapefile not projecting correctly [duplicate]

I have this polygon shapefile not showing on the same view even they have same projection. The data frame has also same projection with the other. I can zoom to layer the polygon shapefile but the ...
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Extracting script of tool in ArcGIS? and combining the tools join by attribute and join based spatial location?

my subject is to match between two data bases related to cartography details and second toponomy. I have ArcGIS 10.0 and I want to combine the tool of join by attribute and based by spatial location. ...
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Unable to create geometric network. Feature classes unavailable

When I try to create a geometric network 4 of my 9 feature classes are 'unavailable'. When I click on the 'unavailable' button it states that each feature class has an 'Invalid 'Enabled' field type' ...
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Check if ArcGIS Server 10.0 Service is running and start if not

I am using AGSSOM.exe to start and stop ArcGIS Server 10.0 MapServices. I would like to slightly adapt this script to first check if the services are running, and then to start them if they have ...
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ArcGIS Layers same coordinates not lining up [duplicate]

I have a large polygon for a borough, and smaller polygons for the local authorities within it (they divide up the borough). When I add the smaller polygon layers, the polygon appears distorted and ...
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How to move / offset point locations using ModelBuilder or ArcPy

I have a number non-georeferenced CAD layers (see this question) that have text annotation features. I have created a model to convert the text to points, but after converting the annotation to a ...
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Stream buffer and reclassification

![euclidean distance and the layout highlighted(but they are two different layers)][2]I have this task to perform for hydrology analysis as presented below: DETERMINATION OF STREAM NETWORK AND ...
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Scanned Transparent Map Overlay

We have a flat file of 50 Geology maps that have a transparent overlay with faults and drill holes. I have them scanned and georeferenced as TIF images and they will be used in ArcGIS 10.0, 10.1 and ...
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Creating labels on Pie Charts in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am creating a Location Pie chart for my study area using Male and Female population in ArcGIS for Desktop. The software creates for legend of charts but I want to create a label on chart itself. ...
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How to remove repetitive text in attributes?

I would like to clean up fields that contain repeated "Street Names". As seen below, I have fields "Name_From" and "Name_To". These fields sometimes repeat the same name (highlighted). I would like to ...
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Difference between Feature and Geometry

This may be trivial question. I am new to GIS. Could any of you can brief me the difference between the feature and Geometry.
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How to configure IIS for arcgis mobile maps for ArcGis server 10

I am having this problem- after enabling security for GIS services, i can't view my maps created for android, in mobile content. I used windows domain users. I can connect to GIS connection, i also ...
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How to buffer a point by cardinal distances to create a polygon?

I am trying to buffer a point by distances in a table to create a polygon or line for example For a point with known x,y buffer based on the following radius: North= 20m East= 21.5m South= 14m West= ...
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ArcMap modelbuilder CalculateValue precondition not working

I am using ModelBuilder in ArcMap 10, this is my model: Cell Statistics shall be calculated for only those rasters dating in summer months (April - October), input raster name format is yYYYYmMM, ...
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Is there a way to code-complete arcpy scripts using an external editor?

I have been scripting in Python for ArcGIS 10, and so far I have just been using Notepad++. I like how the Python command line interface code-completes arcpy functionality for you, showing you your ...