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Convert Field Expression to ArcGIS Python Script Tool

I've created the following field calculation that I'd like to convert to a python script tool: def blocklow(a, b, c, d): mylist = [a, b, c, d] # create list from input range variables if mylist =...
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Labeling points with numbers and adding text label to legend as list in ArcMap?

I am developing a series of maps in ArcGIS 10 and don't have a lot of space to label the features on the map. This is why I thought I would number each feature in the dataframe through and then export ...
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Creating polygon from visible map extent using ModelBuilder?

Is there a way to create a polygon using the visible extent of a data frame in ModelBuilder? I'm using ArcGIS Desktop 10.0.
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How to Change the default behavior of Layers filter map tool in Dashboard js API

i need to extend the functionality of "Layers filter map tool" in dashboard by js api . what i need to change in the default behavior is to have the abilty to filter more than one layer in the same ...
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Problems when trying to Convert polygon to raster

Well, I'm having a problem when trying to convert polygon to raster on ArcGis 10.0. Here is the thing: Ther output raster is much smaller than the input polygon, and the coordinate system is diferent ...
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Fuzzy Clip Layer to maintain feature geometry

I have a number of large datasets that I want to clip to a specific area to make more manageable and carry out further processing. I have a polygon outline of my AOI, however I don't want to hard cut ...
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Rasters with duplicated data

I am working with a number of raster files that suddenly appear to have duplicated records. For example, I have a raster that classifies my study area into aquatic (value = 1) and terrestrial (value = ...
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Switch selection of specific polygon

I'm using ArcGIS 10 desktop version. I have a number of polygons, let's say 300, in a layer. Each polygon contains information of schools, ranging from 100 to 250 points, in a separate point layer. ...
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Listing Feature Classes, Geometry Types server and user names from a parent directory in Python in ArcGIS

I have parent directory containing subfolders with layer files (.lyr) and I want to list Feature Classes, Geometry Types, server and user names for these files. Also I need Python to scan these files ...
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How can I replicate focalmean with focal statistics

Hi I am trying to get rid of some small gaps of no data in my rasters. I would previosly have used focalmean but it is no longer available. I've tried what I expected to work but I'm getting errors. ...
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Downgrading WRF Hydro GIS Pre-Processing Tools 2.2 to work with ArcGIS Desktop 10.0?

I have just come across the WRF Hydro GIS Pre-Processing Tools for the first time. The version I am looking at is 2.2 and its documentation says: The processing workflow for creating WRF-Hydro ...
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Placing the label style alongside the layer style within the legend - Arcmap 10

I've been searching for a way to include the label symbology within the legend, something similar to the image below: (Apologies for the quality) There was a post some 4 years back that touched on ...
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Conditional Spatial Join?

I need to join two layers (a fishnet grid and land cover). I'd like the join to occur only if the the land cover occupies 50% or more of each fishnet grid (See image below). Can anybody provide an ...
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Reclassifying a polygon using ArcGIS field calculator?

I am trying to reclassify a polygon into three classes: 1 and 2 = 5 3 and 4 = 3 5 = 1 I have been trying to do this by calculating a new field in the attribute table but I am very ...
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Consolidate stream segments into stream network using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a large stream layer that is split into a series of segments. The segments do not have any stream ID or similar that I can dissolve by to consolidate back to streams. Can anyone point me in the ...
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ArcGIS/Adobe Illustrator/Adobe Photoshop: Create blend between two shapes

I have a landuse layer as an ArcGIS shapefile which looks like this (here only a small sample part) The round shape of the lightgreen area results from a buffer and as the borders of this feature ...
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Moving a shapefile point 500 m west

I am a novice to arcgis 10 so please forgive my ignorance.I have this 2000 survey points shapefile and I was told to , I guess is dislocate, generate new survey points, each new should be 500m west ...
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GIS route creation from street names

I have a list of streets comprising 300+ routes. Each route (in text) lists 4-5 street names where the route should take place. I would like to create each route, that is, plot the street names and ...
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Projection Transformation from ETRS89 LAEA to WGS1984

I am having difficulties to transform a Shapefile in ArcGIS 10 from ETRS 1989 LAEA to WGS 1984 N33. I have 2 files: a) in WGS1984 N33, with a grid of 10x10km, b) in ETRS 1989 LAEA, with small ...
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How do I compact a file geodatabase with ArcPy? [duplicate]

I am preparing some data using FME, which I end up writing to an Esri file geodatabase. Unfortunately, FME doesn't appear to update the written feature classes' spatial indices. This results in ...
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Determining local geodatabase release version with ArcPy?

Can anyone get the release version of a ESRI local geodatabase, using arcpy? I should be simple, and yet... I use the "Describe" function on both personal and file geodatabases, and need to retrieve ...
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Tool to synchronize extents of all running ArcGIS Instances

I am working in 3 ArcGIS 10.0 mxd projects at the same time and am finding it laborious to always have to zoom to the same area in all 3 projects. Does anyone know of a tool or way that I can ...
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Using zonal statistics in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a set of temporal images of a given State with 23 districts. When I used ArcGIS for Desktop to generate zonal statistics using the vector file of the State, the pixel counts were tabulated ...
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Selecting A Single Polygon that Contains a Specific Point

I am trying to merge the polygon features with the point that falls inside of it using a spatial join. The problem I'm running into is that if I select 'contains' it selects both polygons. If I ...
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ArcGIS 10.0 height statistics for polygon features: zonal statistics vs interpolate shape

I'm performing a fairly routine task, which is to add height information (from a 50m DEM) to survey polygons to work out mean height, as well as max and min. I've noticed that zonal statistics (...
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Request for feedback on python script to increase efficiency with cursors

I’m new to python and would love some suggestions on improving the efficiency of my script. Background: My script is intended to create a report of the dominant and limiting soil types for ...
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Mapping continuous vector data on a continuous colour gradient in ArcMAP 10

I'm plotting vector data for different attributes for countries across Europe. I've used symbology to plot categories of countries. However, the data are numbers so are on a continuous scale. I would ...
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Is the PostGIS st_intersection function viable for very large data-sets?

I am running an area intersection query on two large multipolygon tables (a few million rows). SELECT r.geom FROM public.my_table r WHERE EXISTS ( SELECT gid FROM public.my_table_intersection ...
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remove layer from mxd document using arcpy

I would like to remove some layers from the MXD document currently used by a service in the ArcGis Server. I am using arcpy to achieve this task. Here is my code for removing layers from MXD Documents:...
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Sorting points based on Northing and Easting

I have around 1320 point/centroid features in a shapefile for my research plots. Each point/centroid has X and Y coordinate associated with them which were calculated using Field Calculator > Geometry ...
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Displaying single label for multiple features with same value in ArcMap?

I'm working on ArcMap 10. I have a layer of points which I categorized based on a field that we can call "Name". Thus, as you can see in the picture below, the layer is now composed of 24 colors, each ...
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How to check for empty values in fields of a featureclass?

(ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 Python 2.7) I need to check if any empty fields exist in featureclass fields in a gdb. These could be NONE, NULL "". The field name here is "Stand". The following code doesn´t ...
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Double geometry coloumns in an xy event layer (ArcGIS 10.0)

I want to convert an annotation feature class to a shapefile. The annotation feature class is stored in a file geodatabase. I add two columns (x, y) for the centroid coordinates (calculate geometry) ...
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Automatic Layout

I have a number of maps to generate. Only one shapefile is used where the Z-value is only the variable in differing maps. Is it possible to auto-generate maps using ArcGIS 10.0?
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Spatial representation of Data

I'm a new users of spatial analyses packages in R. I have created a SpatialPolygonsDataFrame which contains a number of rectangular polygons that i named "Square1" to "Square64". Until now there is no ...
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Projection For Measuring Distances

Is it the case that when I use Arc GIS to compute nearest distance from a point to a poly-line/polygon, I need to project them both in an equidistant projection? Note: I am using the near tool. What ...
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Polyconic Projection for China?

I have a set of locations/points and I am trying to compute the nearest distance of these points from a Polyline. The points and the polyline lie in China and the Geographic Coordinate System is WGS ...
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Trend (Spatial Analyst) - Chi-square value

I have to calculate the slope of a line based on a dataset of points with a height value. I am doing this by calculating the slope over a raster created using the trend function (linear 1st order). ...
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Does ArcGIS tracking server 10.0 supports rest url?

I'm using ArcGIS Tracking server 10.0 . I know Tracking server 10.1 has web connector but 10.0 version does not. Does ArcGIS tracking server 10.0 supports rest url ? Is it possible to use ...
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Embedding font into .mxd using ArcMap?

I use a custom made font for symbols on my map in ArcMap 10. Is there anyway to embed the font in the .mxd file so I don't have to distribute the font files with instructions on how to install it to ...
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Debugging Cursor object has no attribute _exit_ from ArcPy?

I am trying to replace NULL values for -999 in a table inside a gdb. I know how to replace the value for individual fields, but get an error when looping through the complete table. import arcpy fc =...
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Changing the extent of a Shape file in ArcMap for distrubution modelling in R

I am currently trying to create a species distribution model in R using maxent. The shape file I have is a map of an island. When viewed in ArcMap it has a set extent--in Lat and Long. I can ...
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Feature Points Shapefile missing Spatial Reference Information

I'm working with ArcMap 10 and I have a feature points shapefile from the Florence (Italy) municipality open data (http://opendata.comune.fi.it/statistica_territorio/dataset_0040.html). Each point is ...
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Does the mapView zoom the last layer of the .tpk package

I am developing an iPhone application that uses ArcGIS iOS runtime SDK. The app has offline usage as one of the major functionality. Please note that I am very new to this system and ArcGIS What I ...
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Arcpy error: ERROR 000732: Clip Features: Dataset xxx does not exist or is not supported

I've been working on a project. A small part of it is to clip point features by ellipse polygons. I need to loop through a set of IDs, when I call "clip" function via arcpy, a very strange error ...
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Snapping Agent does not work with ArcGIS 10

I'm trying to create snapping agent, I'm using the standard code from ESRI ArcObject Library, this code works perfectly on VB6/ArcGIS 9.3, but not on VB.net (3.5 SDK) and ArcGIS 10. The property "...
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How to show portion of country and country itself on map (child and parent)?

I want to make a map using arcmap. I want my map look like this: A complete map of a province of a country (full size) In the right or left corner of the map the whole map of country should be shown ...
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A way to measure whether two variables have similar spatial distributions?

I'm doing a project that's looking at a certain disease outbreak and vaccination in California counties using arcmap. I have aggregated data joins for disease outbreak rate, personal belief exemptions,...
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ArcMap hangs on “Initializing Application…” when starting from Visual Studio?

This has worked just fine for years; I don't know what changed. ArcMap 10.0 starts just fine on its own, it's just when using the debugger to test my add-in that it won't start. The add-in, once ...
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Looking to find (or build) a particular Python geoprocessing tool

So here is my situation: There is a large area (a wildlife refuge) of nearly 200,00 acres that we have loads of spatial data for, from habitat management projects from the past several years. My boss (...