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Is there a way to add x , y, z coordinate to the attribute table of polygon in ArcGIS 10.1?

I have a large No. of converted DXF files, that represent the pitched roof. I want to calculate the roof area for each single building (that may consist of 4 to 10 polygon). The adjacent polygon must ...
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Why ArcGIS application does not have label manager?

Why is there no label manager in the pictured application of ArcGIS for Desktop?
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Same Image and Shapefile are not overlapping in ArcGIS for Desktop?

An image is Digitized in ArcView 3.3 with JPEG extension; But not with Image analysis extension. When I open that image and shapefile in ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop then they are not overlaping each ...
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Correlation analysis of two polygon shapefiles with nominal data

I am working on a research- trying to model vegetation types based on factors affecting their distribution. In that case I have observed a strong relation between vegetation and soil types, from just ...
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Unable to delineate inundation map from HEC-RAS to Hec-GeoRAS?

I am trying to delineate the flood map generated from HEC-RAS by importing them into the HEC-GeoRAS. However, I got this error: How will I resolve this?
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Snapping leaves small gap between features in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm using classic snapping in ArcGIS 10.1. At the scale (1:5,000) that I'm using to snap the edge of one rectangular feature to the edge of another rectangular feature, snapping seems to work fine. ...
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draw Distributions Maps (double circles) in ArcGIS 10.1

How can I draw Distributions Maps (double circles) in ArcGIS 10.1 ? like this: This map drawn in CorelDraw,it is shows the number of schools and the number of students in each Province (the circle ...
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Making second parameter of model (ModelBuilder) to be optional?

I have built a model to create file structure for a feature class input, basically, it creates a database, then a dataset, selects by attribute, exports data, names feature class, puts it all in the ...
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ArcGIS Server Image Service Problem, Dark Imagery

I have been experiencing an issue when creating image services that contain multiple imagery sets. The method I have been using to create the image services is to create a mosaic dataset, add the ...
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Are calculations in ArcMap performed using map units or display units?

When using ArcMap (10.1), say I perform an operation like a Polygon Volume calculation. Are the results in map units or display units (i.e., according to the Data Frame Properties > General tab)? ...
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Stretching the polygon layer into another polygon layer [duplicate]

Is there a possibility to stretch the blue layer into the white one? I would like to fit the districts (the blue layer) into the city (the white layer), but I don't have any idea how to do it with ...
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arcpy.da.SearchCursor ignores the where_clause parameter?

I'm trying to use arcpy.da.SearchCursor to go through records in a feature class stored in a SQL SDE database. I do so through a feature layer (created in arcpy) called "unit_lyr". When I run the ...
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Map Control Didn't Show Editing Result

I have created an application with data from SDE Geodatabase (Oracle). I've registered it as version without tick on the option to move edits to base. Anyway, in my application there is a part where ...
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SearchCursor doesn't return entire SHAPE field, how do I copy a row containing a SHAPE field?

I imported a shapefile into a feature class using arcpy.CopyFeatures_management(). It works and when I look at the feature class in ArcMap and TOAD, I see all the data and the SHAPE field is populated ...
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How do I expand the .SDE file specified in my current workspace?

I'm storing my database connection in a .SDE file. When I output my feature class names in that database connection, I get the full path to the .SDE file. I want the details, like instance, for the ...
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Editing a Map in Layout View

I am supposed to print the area closest to the blue line in the centre of a map that looks like this: I am not interested in seeing the imagery that is far away from the blue line in the centre. ...
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Stacking Band ratio on Landsat 8?

I have a question about Landsat 8 I am going to work on... I am thinking about stacking all the bands however there are 15 m, 30m, and 100m Do you stack all together ? This is to give the end-user ...
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Generating a TIN Model

I am having a problem creating a tin from a polyline shape file . The shape file was created by exporting from a .dwg polyline layer. The shape file has a field of elevation data . However, when i ...
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How do I select all points from a range of dates?

Is there a way to select points from a range of dates to create a new layer? I want to clean up my data by making all points from previous years a separate layer but doing a selection by attributes ...
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Limiting Imagery to a Certain Area

I have a layer that shows some imagery in Ontario. I would like to get rid of the imagery that I don't need, because I only need it to be in 6 squares that I have. Is there a way to restrict the ...
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Setting lower and upper limits to classes in kriging interpolation, ArcGIS

I am using the kriging interpolation tool. I included two dummy values within my dataset:- an upper limit and a lower limit. I ran the tool in arc map 10.1 software. However, I want to change the ...
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Uploading fields from Excel into ArcMap Attribute table?

I have digitized a polygon using ArcMap 10.1. I want to upload fields from an excel table into the attribute table of the polygon layer. How do I do this ?
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How do I enumerate the messages in arcpy.GetMessages()?

Messages are present in GetMessages() but it's a formatted string. I want to add some of my own newlines and alter the content on a per-message basis. How do I access the individual messages in ...
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How to extract values from raster at points with many different rasters and points

I have a folder containing 100 DEM rasters. I have a point file containing thousands of points. I need to collect raster values at all of these points. Only some of the rasters intersect with the ...
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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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Weighted Overlay used in Model Builder - invalid output extent error

Using Model Builder, I want to use several reclassified raster datasets in order to reveal favourable areas in which I could install some facilities, but I always get the "Invalid output extent" error ...
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Easy way to digitize DSM for feature extraction

I have a Digital Surface Model (DSM) that I would like to digitized to extract features (buildings, etc.) using ArcMap 10.1. I would like to know if there is an easy way to digitize the DSM or to ...
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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 do I lookup a value in a list?

I have a list of points populated with a da.SearchCursor. This list is used to lookup additional values from the next step. This would be akin to SQL join. listOfPoints= [] with ...
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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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Export customized shortcut keys made in ArcMap

Is it possible to export custom shortcut keys made in ArcMap? I have a bunch a of customized key bindings that I would like to export to my co-workers. The idea is to export the shortcut keys to a ...
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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 create visibility map in ArcGIS

I want to create a visiblity map for a certain area. First I created a fishnet based on the DEM. Next i need to calculate the visible number of cells for each observer point. Using viewshed for each ...
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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 ...