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Print maps with a specific scale

I need to print a map (with Arcgis 10.0) that has an extension of 1200 kmq that formally has a scale of 1:25000. Simply I need to print it with that specified scale (1:25000) but do not know how. ...
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How to acquire an ArcGIS access token with Windows Authentication (single sign on)

Consider the following scenario: The end user is running an in-house build Windows desktop client that uses the ArcgGIS WPF library for rendering ArcGIS maps. The end user is authenticated via ...
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Select Layer by Attribute: selection using loops

I'm quite new with python and i'm currently stuck trying to make a loop... I have a shape file of a grid with several fields of different species (more than 150). The values of each record are 0 or 1 ...
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How to Properly Share as Image Service?

I have 5 historical aerial sets for my county each consisting of several hundred SID files. Previous employees have created Image Catalogs for each. Now I want to turn these into services I can share ...
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Georeferencing CAD Files and Creating Geodatabase

I'm hoping this is an easy question to answer. I have georefrenced a CAD data set to an orthophoto that was projected in NAD 83, and turned it into a GDB. Even though the GDB is not projected, is ...
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Raster Catalog or Mosaic Dataset for Time Series dataset?

I am trying to determine which one is the best practice to build a time series. I have 2004 to 2013 NDVI clipped that I have assembled in Raster Catalog and Mosaic Dataset. Currently, I am using ...
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fill a layer's attribute table from another layer's attribute table

i am working on arcgis 10.1. I have a layer of polygons divided into squares of 200m/40m with the attribute table filled. I have a second layer of polygons divided into squares of 200m/60m with an ...
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Split line at a point with ArcGIS 10.1 Basic level license?

I have a point and polyline shapefile and want to split lines using points -- want to emulate the precise functionality of Split Line at Point tool (Data Management). I have ArcGIS 10.1 Basic level ...
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ArcGIS JavaScript API: onAnimate Error

I am trying to zoom to a point in ArcGIS JavaScript API (3.9). I am doing this one of two ways, I am either grabbing a point feature from ArcGIS Server (10.1), or I am grabbing the center of a polygon ...
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Problem with interpolating a vertical profile in 3D Analyst (ArcMap 10.1)

I have a problem when I want to create a vertical profile in 3D Analyst from a DEM file. I want to interpolate the data and show points from 20 to 20 meters, as I specified in the option panel (see ...
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Best data for demonstrating world poverty on Mollweide projection

I am overwhelmingly failing at finding data about global poverty that is any more specific than at the country level. Because poverty has such a wide definition I am open to really anything that is an ...
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ArcGIS Geoprocessing Service returning feature class?

I am pretty new to GIS world so sorry for my silly question. My problem is i am trying to send some feature classes from gp services. I have written python toolboxes which does some business logics ...
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How to delete individual labels?

How do I delete an individual label without converting the entire data frame into annotation?
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downloading data from UNdata onto ArcGIS 10.1

http://data.un.org/Search.aspx?q=population I am trying to download data from UNdata and successfully opened one link of raster data, however the data that I really desire won't open on Arc. I hit ...
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Adding combined footage to points from the beginning of a line

I'm trying to add the footage of each point from the beginning of the line to the end. There are around 4k vertexes between the two ends that I need to put the footage from the beginning of the line ...
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ArcPy Append Ignores Domains

I've been working with the append tool inside arcpy and discovered that, even though I have domains constraining the values of some of my columns, I never receive an error when the domains are ...
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How to select records in a table based on attributes in related table

I am using ArcMap 10.1 and Python I have a list of addresses to geocode, but I want to thin the list because I only need a specific area of the addresses. I have a layer containing the streets in ...
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Convert Arcpy results to feature class in ArcMap 10.1

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 and am a newbie in Python. Currently we are executing stored procedure (from sql server) through ArcPy in ArcMap. I want to create feature class from executing following python ...
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Counting all features in all layers of ArcGIS map to get grand total?

I have 20-50 polygon layers in an mxd and I want to find out the aggregated amount of all features (global count). The shapefiles which are the source of those layers are stored in different folders. ...
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Limit numbers after the decimal point in TOC

In ArcMap 10.1, on the field tab there is an option to set the number of decimal places. The labels and attribute table both reflect this but not in the table of contents. Is there a way to have the ...
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Cannot connect to SQL Server Express 2014 from ArcMap 10.1?

I have ArcMap 10.1 and SQL Server Express 2014. I am trying to add a database server from ArcMap by following Arcmap>Catalog>Add database server>. But the connection is not being established. as far ...
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Geocoding matches by Street Address or by Zip Code?

I'm trying to learn more about Geocoding in ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop. I've attempted to geocode two ways, both by Street Address and Zip Code. In the end, the Street Address method yielded more ...
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Get IFeatureLayer from ILayer using ArcGIS Engine?

I try to select object from layer by name. I think i found sollution here. First problem i got is that i use GroupLayer. So i made research how to get subLayer from GroupLayer. Sollution is here. Now ...
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Organizing Arcmap folders for portability

I am doing some basic constraint mapping in ArcMap 10.1 and need some pointers on organizing my project for portability. My project TOC in ArcMap contains shapefiles in the following structure: ...
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Adding feature classes from within multiple geodatabases within multiple folders

I have thousands of feature classes that I'm trying to add to an ArcMap 10.1 map document. I have a folder of U.S. DEM files, and within that folder is a folder for each U.S. state. Inside each state ...
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Add legend from raster catalog? ArcGis 10.1

Does anyone have a solution on how to add the legend from a raster catalog? It does not show up, either in version 10.1 or 10.2.1. It only shows the name "Legend".
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How to Properly Loop Through a List With a Cursor?

My team is working on a python script that does various updating tasks to our streets file. A part we are getting stuck on is trying to update a field. Currently we have a field FEDROUTE that is ...
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Overlapping lines, separate feature classes, get information out

I have a series of feature classes that represent trail systems with hiking times. They are straight lines between two known points. I generated these classes by interviewing various people on their ...
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which map projection should be used for global map with geography and human demographics

I am working on a project to try to identify the most threatened populations (on a global scale) of having a limited access to freshwater. I want to compare those most at risk currently and then add ...
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Writing conditional (if/then) statements into Field Calculator of ArcGIS for Desktop using Python parser?

I have gotten stuck on another seemingly simple arcgis field calculator python expression. I obtained a great answer to a another similar question a few years ago: Python Field Calculator ArcGIS 10 ...
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How do I replace cell values of a raster using values of another raster with differing extent?

I have two rasters (raster1 and raster2). The raster1 extent is smaller than raster2. I want to replace the value of raster2 pixels using raster1 pixels. How can I replace the values?
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Removing slivers after splitting a polygon with a line

Image 1 shows before editing. Image 2 shows 'edited line which i used too split with and with labels Close up in 3rd image. I often split polygons with a line (ArcGIS 10.1 Split Polygon tool). In ...
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How do I import Bitmap symbol images to an annotation feature class in Arc GIS 10.1?

I am currently working on some map layers and I am trying to annotate a buildings layer with BMP symbols ( exits, fire hydrant, manhole etc..). So far I have created an annotation feature class but ...
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Creating map booklets or flyers (not mapbooks)

I'm wondering if there is existing extensions or add-ons for ArcGIS 10.1 where I can create more sophisticated printable maps. I'm aware of datadriven pages and mapbooks, but I'm looking for something ...
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Which datasets are best used to construct minimal reproducible examples for ArcGIS?

I would like to construct a minimal reproducible example to illustrate a question here on gis.stackexchange.com. Ideally, that example would reference data that's easily accessible to any ArcGIS user, ...
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Coded Value Domains in ArcMap

I am analyzing a database in ArcMap 10.1 and I wanted to know whether it is possible to trace what tables are linked to a particular Coded Value Domain? I am attempting to find a particular table. I ...
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Connecting to MSSQL 2008 R2 with QGIS 2.0.1

There have been questions related to this, but some of them seem out of date or no one has asked. I'm trying to connect to SQL Server 2008R2 using a MSSQL connection in QGIS. I'm not exactly sure if ...
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How do you display each polygon segment while digitizing a polygon with the Polygon construction tool?

I am almost positive that I've digitized the polygons and that I have seen each segment shown as I dropped in vertices during the sketch. I figure that I inadvertently configured something and now I ...
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Creating a program for batch snapping polylines and polygons

I currently work with large sums of lines data. I am editing them using different GIS software. I've realized that I can detect node problems in arcmap10.1. I would like to know if it's possible to ...
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Add to geoprocessing environments when creating ArcGIS .net Add-in

I would like to add a new environment to the Geoprocessor Environments from an ArcMap.net Add in. I try adding the env to the GPEnvironmentManager with the following code but when ArcMap opens and I ...
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Use ESRI Web Adaptor to restrict Rest Services breadcrumbs

Am I able to restrict users from following the breadcrumb path on my rest services back to the source and seeing every rest service offered on my server? We are using the Web Adaptor on a 10.1 ESRI ...
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Arcmap: a different delimiter when symbolizing “Unique values, many”?

In Arcmap 10.1, is it possible to use something other than a comma to separate the value fields when symbolizing by "Unique values, many"?
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Merging multiple tables to shape using for loop

I have to join multiple tables to a shapefile using a common field. I want to script this in python (i am using ArcGIS 10.1). Below is the script i am using. My question is As folks might notice, I ...
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Running a python script that will find fields that are not attributed

I have about 30 geodatabases with about 15 feature classes in each database. Is there a way to have a script check the attribute tables to see if they're not attributed? If it could then select the ...
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Migrating ArcGIS 9.3 to 10.1? [closed]

We have an older running ArcGIS 9.3 asp.NET application. Now we have installed 10.1 and started migrating. We had used Map Web Controls for displaying map in asp.net.Because there are some libraries ...
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Double (triple, quadruple) size of polygon using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have several polygons, measured in acres. I'm looking to double the area, either by a buffer, or some other method. I will need to triple and quadruple in the end, as well. I have tried to use ...
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How to set up a 3D plane in ArcGIS?

I need to model a fault plane below the earth's surface and find distances from different points on the surface of the earth. I know the dimensions of the plane and its orientation but I can do that ...
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Geocoding in 64 bits - background geoprocessing

I have 10.1 SP1 installed plus the background geoprocessing patch for 64 bit geoprocessing. Im trying to geocode a large file, so wanted to take advantage of 64 bits processing. My Surprise when i try ...
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Updating (ArcMap 10) layer objects with objects from another layer?

I have layer "A" and layer "B". Layer "A" has polygon objects and unique ID for every object in attribute table. Layer "B" has some polygon objects from layer "A", but those polygons have been ...
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Errors while running Region Group tool

I am getting an error while using Region Group on a large dataset. The errors are specified below: ERROR 999999: Error executing function. The table was not found. [VAT_final002] A column was ...