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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 ...
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Python MemoryError when running ArcGIS Python Toolbox tool

I have a Python Toolbox (.pyt) containing a single tool. Part of that tool is the following function, which creates a dictionary from an attribute table, where the keys are the rows' OBJECTIDs and the ...
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Integrating polygons into geometric networks [duplicate]

I am new to the whole network analysis side of ArcGIS and was wondering if there was a way to create a geometric network that was able to incorporate polygon features? I am wanting to do an upstream ...
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ArcGIS 10: Create an event linear layer from a point layer based on directionality

I have a point layer that reflects the speed limits and a line layer of the roads. The location of the speed sign indicates in which direction the speed limit applies. How can I make linear event ...
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What is an anisotropic cost-of-passage map called in ArcGIS 10.1

I am trying to make sense of a few sources of information. In Geographic Information Systems in Archaeology Conolly and Lake (2006: 214-224) provide a sort of "step-by-step" procedure for creating ...
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ArcMap Int tool seems to cut max value in half?

I have ran into an issue with the ArcMap tools in both 3D Analyst and Spatial Analyst. I convert an elevation grid from meters to centimeters by using the Times tool with a constant of 100. Works ...
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Need to calculate values for a cell based on surrounding landscape

I have a raster file with the urban development of a county mapped out (values: 1=urban 0=not urban). I also have a raster file with several blocks of forested land, each block of land has its own ...
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Problem with projection in meters with ArcGIS 10.1 [duplicate]

I hope you can help with the following problem. I have a shapefile and want to project it using a projected coordinate system with meters as unit. What I did was to change the projection from ...
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Can ArcGIS Server 10.1 getFeatureInfo return the geometry?

Using GeoServer I can make a WMS getFeatureInfo request using the application/vnd.ogc.gml info_format and it returns the full GML of the feature, including the geometry. This is really useful as I ...
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Unable to process “subbasin parameters from raster”

I was wondering why do i have a different interface for subbasin parameters from raster window. . i image is displayed below. instead of this. .
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gdal commands cannot import gdal — possibly ArcGis conflict with separate Python?

I installed ArcGIS 10.1 yesterday (Windows 7 64-bit), but have a separate Python 2.7 installation. Now my gdal does not work correctly anymore. It looks like all commands without the ending "*.py" ...
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Showing attributes of multiple parcels on one layout using DDP with dynamic text?

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 for making maps showing the distribution of parcels and their attributes in a given area. I am working with anywhere from 20 to 50 parcels in a set, sometimes more. I often use ...
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How to Unlock feature classes in ArcCatalog that don't show user

In ArcCatalog there are some feature classes that are locked and don't show a user. After restarting SQL server, the feature classes remain locked. Any ideas as to what might be causing this and how I ...
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How to dissolve adjacent parcels by same owner but include those parcels located across the street with the same owner?

In trying to determine the total contiguous stream length per landowner, I dissolved parcels by parcel owner name attribute and intersected these dissolved parcels with streams. However, dissolving ...
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How to do the “display route events” from Arcgis, in Qgis

I'm working with Arcgis 10.1. In Arcgis there is a feature called "display route events" from tables, and I want to do exactly what that features does, but in Qgis. I'm using Qgis 2.0.1. What this ...
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Identifying X-Y coordinates from a raster

I need to find the high and low values of multiple raster datasets individually. Then determine the x,y location of these values. I am using ArcGIS 10.1, have built the mosaic datasets I need, and ...
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How can I calculate the nearest distance to a landscape element taking the direction into account (i.e. slope direction, prevailing winds)?

I am trying to build a layer of distance to relevant landscape elements in a watershed. To be relevant, a landscape element must be downstream with respect to the runoff direction.  Clearly, I want ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 Aggregate Points cannot create output

I'm trying to use the tool Aggregate Points with output created using in_memory but the tool keeps failing with: "ERROR 000210 Cannot create output \Output_Tbl" The tool works fine if I use a GDB ...
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Spatial data not aligning after Define Projection? [duplicate]

I have three shapefiles and two buffers made from two separate shapefiles. I was trying to do a spatial join and it kept coming up with an empty file even though there was clearly overlap. I realized ...
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Using arcpy.CopyFeatures_management results in a 000210 using a database connection that does not contain saved credentials

Currently have a problem running CopyFeatures_management in ESRI's ArcGIS 10.1 The following shows two Enterprise Geodatabase connection files. One includes the username and password and the other ...
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Most efficient method to join multiple fields in ArcGIS

I have as set of shapefiles with approximately 300000 polygons each, as well as corresponding point shapefiles and tables with approximately the same number of row (equal or less rows than the ...
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Percent of change?

I'm a GIS student and my task is to map, at the county level, the growth in elderly population between 2000 and 2010 (as a proportion of total population) for Louisiana and to compare the pattern of ...
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How to export a Raster attribute table into a .txt using Model Builder

I'm using ArcGIS 10.1 I need to export a Raster attribute table into a .txt (or any other format Excel can import), using Model Builder. Is it possible?
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Color gradient in symbology in ArcGIS 10.1 for interpolation raster

I have measured noise and want to create with this measured points a noise map with interpolation....is there any way in symbology to create a flowing transition between the different colors for the ...
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Habitat fragmentation tool error

I am trying to calculate the habitat fragmentation of a forested region in Africa in order to protect the areas less fragmented. I have used the tool "Landscape Fragmentation Tool V2 requiring Spatial ...
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Waiting for a python script tool to complete while using pythonaddin button

I have created a pythonaddin toolbar, with a button that executes a python script tool. This tool is in an ArcToolbox which has been stored in the Install folder of the addin. It executes and runs ...
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How would I flatten a projected vector dataset to georeference a historic map to it?

So I have vector data for quad lines, township/range lines and section lines for this area. The data is already projected into NAD83 UTM zone 10N and the lines are no longer straight. They warp ...
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arcgis map address table with mobility data

I have an excel table with mobility data from a few households....the columns are something along the lines of PersonID, HomeAddress, PurposeOfWay, WayNumber, StartTime, EndTime, DestinationAddress... ...