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Serious application error when trying to Export Map

I'm experiencing a new error that hasn't occurred before even thought I have been using ArcGIS 10.1, on this laptop, for over a year. When I go to File>Export Map, ArcMap closes immediately (before ...
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Arcpy reclassify all values to same number

Using ArcGIS 10.1 and arcpy, is there a way to reclassify all values of a raster file to the same value (leaving NoData Values as "NoData")? Lets assume that I have no way of knowing what the actual ...
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script error on polygon to raster conversion

i keep getting the script error problem every time i try using polygon to raster tool in ArcGIS 10.1. Please help me how I can solve this? screenshot embedded
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“Go to XY” offseting points

I am creating points in ArcGIS 10.1 to add to a GPS so I can navigate to them in the field. I add my points by editing an empty shapefile created in ArcCatalog. I then Add Field: Lat and Long as ...
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Using Extract Data from the Server Tools toolbox Question

Here is the attachment that I am trying to do here is to extract data tool which is under the Server Tools and it's under Data Extraction. I have a New Mexico NAIP 2014 1m NC that I add from an ...
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ArcGIS Toolbox will not open

I have a 58 MB ArcGIS toolbox (.tbx) with many tools inside. I am unable to open or add via ArcMap or ArcCatlog. Has anyone encountered this? The toolbox was created with the same version that I am ...
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How do you find out where there are missing tiles on a basemap on ArcGIS Server?

I have a basemap service on ArcGIS Server 10.1 where after doing a cache update (exploded cache), some of the tiles are missing. I have added a "missing tiles.png" so that it shows where the missing ...
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Creating multiple maps from a single layer - ArcGIS 10.1

I am looking for an add in for ArcGIS 10.1 to create multiple maps from a single layer that consists of a number of polygons. I have come across such an add in for MapInfo. Is there such an add in ...
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How do I view ovl files on Geogrid or Top50 then convert the data to shapefiles?

I have some .ovl files which can only opened on Geogrid or Top50 viewer which shows me where everything is. How do I take these ovl files and convert the properties to Shapefiles to be used on ArcMap ...
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How do I generate a drainage area-slope scatter plot from ASTER GDEM data

I have ASTER GDEM catchment data. I've installed the TauDEM tool. How do I generate a Drainage Area-Slope scatter plot?
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Issues Adding MapServerCache Raster Layers to Mxd

I have created a data consolidation tool. It consolidates a users mxd's vector and raster data into a project structure. It also allows the user to optionally cache our companies ArcGIS Server Web ...
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ArcGIS - Need help with Layout View talk

I'm giving a talk tomorrow on using Layout View. I know a fair amount of tricks to make things easier/neater. I'm looking for solid tips to help a newish user with making a better layout. I've got ...
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Simple query not returning values

I have a super simple select by attribute query "Coefficient" = #, the #'s are 0, .2, .3, etc... to 1. The query will select some of the #s but not others. Example) when I query 0,1,.5 the attributes ...
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Batch Renaming Relationship Classes

I'm trying to rename about 100 relationship classes in a Geodatabase. All the relationship classes are named under a naming convention and a standard part of that has changed, i.e: abc_feature1_rel ...
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What is the number of start time in ArcGIS for server network analyst service?

I'm confuse of the number of start time in network analyst service . I created a network analyst service using ArcGIS for server 10.1 . I want to routing with travel time.One of the parameters in ...
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Problem with append to oracle [closed]

This software arcgis 10.1 oracle 11g When you create a Geoprocessing creates a surface shape me in August in memory in_memory who wants to add to the database, I'm doing the append function but ...
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Cast, Convert Esri.ArcGIS.Geo.IRecordset TO system.Data.Dataset solutions?

I have a bunch of tools that are still running on Arcmap 9.2 drive and I am updating my tools so they can run on 10.1. I came across this problem in one of my functions, where I needed to cast an ...
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Create elevation dependent mean values in ArcGIS RasterCalculator

I have two rasters. Raster1 is a reclassified raster for certain elevation value ranges. Raster2 is an elevation raster too but with gaps. I want to fill the gaps of Raster2 by the median of the ...
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Publish Service fails to extract manifest with ArcGIS 10.1

I ever published my map service(Raster dataset) on ArcGIS Server(Version 10.1). But unfortunately the server machine was down. I reinstall my os(Windows server 2003) and ArcGIS 10.1(use different ...
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How do you override the required Create Fishnet parameters in ArcMap 10.1? [duplicate]

I'm writing a python script that creates a fishnet in a specified area (parcel shapefile) that accepts user input to create a polygon shapefile that represents a building, and polyline shapefile that ...
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arcpy release lock files

I have created a script that splits a shape file into multiple new shapefiles and adds them to an ArcMap document. When running the program a second time to overwrite those shape files lock-files are ...
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To calculate LS in Arc GIS environment [closed]

what type of method I follow to do Ls calculation for RUSLE model at catchment or greater than the size of catchment
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Arcpy: Names and distances of nearest intersecting roads in layer 1 to end points of a road segment from layer 2

As shown in the image below, I'd like to return a new field in layer 2 that for each segment stores a string:"Road C, 1 km from Road A to 0.5km From Road B". Calculation of the distances could be ...
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Mosaic Dataset VS Raster Catalog [duplicate]

what are the basic differences between mosaic dataset and raster catalog? And which one should be prefered? Secondly, when we make mosaic dataset in a gdb (right click on gdb >> New >>) it gives ...
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Line density to polygon

I have performed Line Density and the results is a Raster...I want to make polygons from this Raster, but I cannot do it... It shows me when I put this raster as Input raster: "One or more Dropped ...
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Add or subtract days to date field using the field calculator

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 I'm not a programmer I want to use the field calculator to add 4 days to the current date if the status is "delivery" or subtract 5 days if its status is "order" this ...
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How to change/identify Linear units in Near Analysis Attributes Table

I need to get the closest distance from multiple points of a multipoint feature to a polyline that delineates a land contour. To do this, I used the Near(analysis) feature. It worked, but I can't tell ...
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Setting Up Snapping Environment Snapping Type

I try to setup snapping environment snapping type by referring to this source (http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/arcobjects-net/conceptualhelp/index.html#//0001000001s1000000) but I can't combine ...
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ArcGIS are two rasters the same? - including null values

I am working on a task to calculate Height Above Nearest Drainage (HAND) - that is the height above the nearest point along the flow path that is on a drainage - not the geographically nearest ...
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“Points To Raster Tool”- Output pixel values differ from original point values

I am trying to convert an evenly spaced set of points to a raster using the "Points To Raster" tool in 10.1. Problem: Generally, the raster makes sense, but in some areas the cell values differ quite ...
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ArcGIS Viewshed keeps crashing

I've been trying to run a viewshed analysis in ArcGIS 10.1 and everytime I've tried running it, it crashes the whole program, with no error. See the image below. I've made sure it has OFFSETA field ...
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Adding cost from line shapefile using ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I have a network dataset (a road network), and require a matrix of Cost Distances between many points, which works well. I have now added a line shapefile (representing rail lines). I wish to use it ...
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LIDAR online training

Beside ESRI's LIDAR online training, I'd like to work on some hands-on training that I can learn about LIDAR. Are there any good LIDAR out there that I can get some training with the datasets ? ...
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Labelling Max coverage by Area

I'm struggling to find a quick way to identify and label an area by the maximum coverage of an overlapping polygon. Has anyone done a process like this lately? I'm currently playing with the Pivot ...
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calculating raster summary stats/pojection requirements

I have downloaded the ArcMap online ‘World Administrative Divisions’ polygon layer, and then projected it into World_Behrmann. so my data frame properties are set at: World_Behrmann WKID: 54017 ...
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Modelbuilder Iterator on Table

Will the ESRI ModelBuilder 10.1 iterator select a value from field in a filegeodatabase table? If so then can this be joined to a feature class and exported or copied? I am working with property ...
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I want to register points on a pdf and export to a geotiff

I have a map that is a .pdf file. Using ArcGIS 10.1, I want to register 4 points and save the file out as a geotiff file to be imported into another drawing program. Could you please give me ...
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ArcGIS script for mapping lat/long coordinates to boxes/rectangles? [duplicate]

Working on a project that requires me to take lat/long coordinates and map them as rectanglular boxes on ArcMap 10.1. To be clear, the upper left & lower right corners of each box/rectangle are ...
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Volume calculations in ArcMap 10.1 vs AutoCad Civil3d?

I created a surface and used 3d analyst to calculate the volume. Then used the same data in Civil 3d and calculated a volume. The answers were different and I am wondering which one is more accurate?
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How do I combine bands in a tiff then convert to grayscale?

I have a large mosaic of tiffs in which I need to do the following: -Combine bands 4,3,2, for an infrared image then convert the image to grayscale without producing another dataset -This is easy on ...
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Elevation value (in meters) from SRTM [closed]

How do I determine elevetion/terrain height value from SRTM data?
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ArcPy Export SQL Server to Shapefile gives RuntimeError: Object: Error in executing tool?

I have executed a stored procedure and want to export this layer to a shapefile. I feel like this should be an easy solution. I tried using arcpy.CopyFeatures_management and it threw an error. I am ...
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HEC-GeoHMS not generating output from DEM reconditioning

I am a junior sysadmin for several engineering college computer labs. We deploy lots of software including ArcGIS packages. Recently a professor has come to us with an issue where the above was ...
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Reclassify values

I'd like to question about reclassify on this type of thing for ArcGIS 10.1. I tried this method but I know it gave me problems. I know this was from 2005 and ArcGIS has changed since then. My ...
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Associating 9.3 geodatabase domains to a SDE feature class' field in ArcCatalog 10.1 fails

I have succesfully created Domains into a 9.3 geodatabase based on Oracle (SDE) by using ArcCatalog (ArcGIS 10.1). Proof: If I open the table GDB_DOMAINS in Oracle the new domains are listed. ...
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Excel sheet in Layout View

We frequently have to update excel sheets that contain reports as number, images, and pie charts and import it in our data view in ArcMap (sometimes 13 times a day). We do it by copying the row/column ...
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Error in MultipleRingBuffer_analysis in python

I'm trying to use Value table in python to do a multiple ring buffer in ArcGIS 10.1 and I'm getting the following error: ExecuteError: Failed to execute. Parameters are not valid. ERROR 000735: ...
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Error with feature to raster conversion in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am trying to convert an ESRI geodatabase into a raster using the 'Feature to raster' conversion tool in ArcMap 10.1. The geodatbase is available publicly from the USDA Forest Service website (South ...
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How to create a series of points along multiple polylines at once in ArcMap 10

I have a series of polylines that represent linear vegetation (shelterbelts, etc). I need to convert these to a series of points equally spaced in order to add them to a different shapefile that ...
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Why can I not choose the join field I need from a csv or excel file?

I am attempting to join census data (county level) to a county base map, using the FIPS county code as the join field. I can join successfully if I do not alter the original csv file from the census ...