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Assigning values of points outside a buffer to points within a buffer

I have 10m buffers around line features and a point shapefile which has some points intersecting the buffer. I would like to take each point that falls within the buffer and assign it the value of the ...
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ArcMap 10.1 - Can't add grid references on the map

I am trying to add grid references from an excel spread sheet into ArcMap and my problem is that it doesn't display the data (grid reference points). This only happens with some of my excel tables but ...
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Can map services published by ArcGIS Server be viewed by ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop?

I have 10.0 ArcGIS server Standard workgroup in my company domain. User Arc map versions where upgraded from 10.0 to 10.1. when i publish 10.0 service from server with feature access enabled users ...
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Failed to execute (ExtractByMask)

I use ExtractByMask of arcpy to isolate to subset the provinces of the Philippines. I do it with this code. import arcpy from arcpy import env from arcpy.sa import * ...
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Running Python script in Task Scheduler— Script will not run

I have a script which I wish to run on a regular monthly basis without me needing to open and run the it. I have referred to every web page I can find on Windows Task Scheduler and followed their ...
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How to display radius while adding element in ArcObject?

I want to display the radius of drawing circle when user adds this figure on the map. User clicks on the icon. Then user begins drawing circle (I process the MouseDown event) IGeometry geom = ...
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Installing ArcGIS in Parallels

I'm trying to install ArcGIS - I have the Desktop Advanced Student Edition. I'm currently running Windows 8.1 on my Macbook Pro (2014, 16mb ram, 250gb ssd) using Parallels. When I access the DVD ...
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How do I import specific fields from a shapefile?

Using arcpy, how do I import only select fields from a shapefile? Or, if I must import the entire shapefile, how do I delete certain fields after import?
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When importing a shapefile, resulting field name in feature class contains schema and table name

I'm using the following snippet to import a shapefile into a SDE feature class. arcpy.CopyFeatures_management(inputShapefile, outputFeatureClassName) where inputShapefile is a shapefile on a mapped ...
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How can I test for exclusive access to the scratch gdb?

I have an application that uses the scratch geodatabase. Upon completion of our work, we delete the scratch geodatabase. The next time our app runs, scratch gets recreated automatically. How do I test ...
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Data driven pages: merge multiple pdfs based on string per wildcard

I am trying to figure out how to automatically merge pdf files based on a stringpart (*wildcard) in the filename, without loosing selectable layers within a pdf. I created 3 series of layout pages ...
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Text that remains without any active layers

I think this might be a simple question to answer, but I'm not sure how to do it. I turned off all the layers in my .mxd file, and I still have text that shows up on the screen. I don't know if I ...
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Script for Arcpy console Lock file gets removed

I am running a script via python console to batch add and calculate new fields of all shapefiles in the current dataframe. Sometimes, especially if I have more than 5 shapefiles to be processed, the ...
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How to move a point shapefile to the centroid of a polygon?

I have this point shapefiles on top of a bounded polygon. I would like to move each point to the centroid of each bounded polygon. Is there an automatic way in ArcGis 10.1 of solving this? Like in the ...
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Using Python to count records and show difference

I'm trying to find an example of a python script for ArcGIS 10.1 that will get count of a FC in my SDE and get count of a FC in an incoming FGDB update and then write the difference to a log file. We ...
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How to view .grd and .gri file format in ArcGIS 10.1

I have downloaded a file from DIVAGIS, the landcover map of India, and it is in the format of .grd and .gri file. How can i view these files in ArcGIS 10.1?
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ArcGIS Time Slider that controls two maps/dataframes

I have two maps/dataframes on the same webmap with various data throughout the USA. Both maps use a geocoder to be able to zoom to your area of interest in the USA and compare one place with another. ...
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Error when subdivide subbasins using GeoHMS (ArcGIS 10.1)

When using the 'Subbasin Divide' tool on the GeoHMS toolbar, I get the following an error about COM exceptions (see image). The tool does allow me to click the button, drop a point, and then draws ...
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converting csv to dbf

I have a python created CSV that I am looking to turn into a dbf but it is not getting read properly by the TABLE TO TABLE conversion tool. I select the csv, set the output to be XXX.dbf but the ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 - identify Vehicle Routes from Segment Counts

We have vehicle counts on every road segment in a small portion of our city, but we are trying to determine the route of individual vehicles on these segments. Is there an algorithm in ArcGIS 10.1 ...
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Different projections in the same shapefile

I was just wondering if it was possible to change the projection of only certain objects in a shapefile, while the others remain the same. I have to insert points onto a map, and some of them are in a ...
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Automatize adjust polygon bounds based on other polygon

I have two polygons, as below: Does exist an automatic way to adjust the vertices of Pink Polygon near of Blue Polygon bounds to Blue Polygon bounds?
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Aspect Patch Count

I am using ArcMap to create aspect maps. I want to find the how many different directions the land faces (total aspect patch count) with continuous patches greater than three. So for example I want ...
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Printing ArcMap layouts from ArcGIS Server Services (10.1+)

I've prepared a map with multiple data frames using ArcMap and setup my desired layout. I published the map onto the ArcGIS Server and setup a printing service which uses the custom layout of the ...
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Running Python toolbox tool both standalone from other tools within same Python toolbox?

I have created a python toolbox for work that has two tools inside. These tools use the toolbox template and so have a init, getParameterInfo, etc. I want to be able to run one tool both stand alone ...
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Allowing user to create a polygon in Modelbuilder ArcGIS10.1

Is there a way to enable a user to create a polygon 'on-the-fly' through modelbuilder? The output would feed into a other operation such as 'Clip'.
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Multiply Rasters from two subfolders

I have two subfolders with Rasters named with the same parameters. I am trying to figure out a way to Loop a multiplication of each raster into a folder with its pair of the other subfolder. Looks ...
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WFS Data Interoperability in ArcMap

Comparing the same output data in FME (Data Inspector) and ArcCatalog, with the same WFS Parameters Properties set up on both connections, same applic. schema, I am getting different values for some ...
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Why did my footprints build failed?

As I am trying to add raster to my mosaic dataset and were able to see them and now all of my raster are not showing. Why did it could not build a footprints ? I have tried everthing to get them ...
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Generate Strahler number

Can we generate From-node and To-node from Arcgis 10.1 or we need other extensions? Or is there other way to generate river level ( Strahler Number)? Also, can you please explain if we need Raster ...
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how to find optimum number of college bus routes for connecting 120 bus stops, distributed over large road network

I have 120 bus stop locations with road network and number of students. I prepared the network dataset, but i don't know what to do next to find out optimum number bus routes which required to ...
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Adding time enabled feature to layer running newest to oldest

I am seeking information about the Time Enabled feature of my map created in ArcGIS 10.1, Basic (ArcView). Specifically, I am wondering if the layer can be made to run from newest to oldest. I ...
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How to calculate a value based on another field under arcpy.da.UpdateCursor and cursor.updateRow?

I am trying to do a calculations under arcpy.da.UpdateCursor. I want to calculate the values for the records that have FIPS=06037. I want to take the values from "kg" column and populate the new value ...
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M-field to a point layer calibration (Linear Reference)

I am working with routes with ArcGis 10.1 and I'm trying to calibrate the routes using a points layer imported from text file obtained from a GPS. But the points layer doesn't have m-field to be ...
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Python add-in works once only?

There is a sample in ArcGIS 10.1 help on creating a add-in using python. This works only once when a layer is selected in combobox, if i need to use this functionality again it does not work and i ...
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Adding Print, Data Extract functions to published Geoprocessing widget - ArcGIS 10.1 Viewer for Flex

I have developed a pretty detailed geo-processing widget (based on a model I built and published) that takes user input, runs raster calculator and then clips the raster output to a boundary. The tool ...
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Algorithm to put label of bounds (bounds layer) inside of polygons (polygon layer)

I hope to put labels of bounds inside of the polygon in intersection with like you can see in the picture below I checked multiple solution as a topology or maplex but it doesn't give relation ship ...
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How to edit table in locked ESRI StreetMap data?

Preface: I'm newer to GIS, but know the basics of ArcMap. I'm using ArcMap 10.1 on a 64bit. I've been working with the new 2014 Release 3 of North America StreetMap Premium (TomTom) for ArcGIS, but ...
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White box problem

As I am trying to work on getting this problem done , I am using Mosaic Dataset for the whole state of New Mexico using our NAIP ...now the problem is that I could not get rid of the white "box". I ...
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What does InsertRow() return if the insert is not successful?

I have some basic code that inserts rows using an InsertCursor. oc = arcpy.da.InsertCursor(outputFC, someFields) for item in rowsForInsertCursor: tmp = oc.insertRow(item) del oc It seems the ...
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How to convert a layer with a symbology using multiple attributes to a KML file using ArcGIS Desktop?

I could use some advice to convert a point feature layer with a symbology that uses multiple attributes (a color-scheme attributed to the percentage of positive malaria cases and a symbol size ...
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Planarize tool in ArcPy?

Is there a way to use the Planarize Tool (Editing tool) in a ArcPy script. I want to create a script for a question I posted and with the help of the community resolved that problem. Please see the ...
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Are Database Connections the best way to access Feature Classes?

I wrote some code on my machine, debugged, tested... it works great. Now, a coworker wants to use my scripts. The problem, I used database connections to reference the database and feature classes and ...
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Single polygon shapefile to multiple polygon shapefiles [duplicate]

I created a single shapefile that contains multiple polygons by selection by location of the route I had and the ESRI USA counties polygon layer to give me the counties that were in the area I was ...
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Calculating edge length of polygon within overlapping polygon

I have a layer of wetland polygons and a layer of lakes. I basically want to find the total length of lake shoreline contained within each wetland and add these values as an attribute of the wetlands. ...
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Multipolygon shapefile - Border problem in ArcMap

I am analyzing a shapefile which shows a state of my country. The state shapefile also contains lots of different districs. Now I want to have an border only for the state. But when I activate the ...
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ArcGIS server 10.1 rest api queries fail inconsistently

Apologies for length and xposting, here and geonet I have a set of map and esri feature services running on a 10.1 AGServer with SQL Server back end. When I query the layers for either the geometry ...
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Mosaic dataset gives me some blocks

as I am trying to mosaic NAIP into mosaic dataset and ended up like this with the block. How do I remove the blocks ? Does anybody have a suggest for me to fix them ? I am using ArcGIS 10.1 SP 3 ...
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Dissolving Features by geometry

I have a json-web service that I am writing to a file geodatabase and the structure of the JSON is as follows; One lat/lng references 3 JSON objects. I would like to map the feature class so that ...
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Creating Route events in ArcGIS

In ArcGIS I have a set of routes, some of whose direction I change using the flip edit so that they are in the direction I require. I am able to make route event layers. However, why is it that after ...