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Creating Fence Diagrams from Electromagnetic (EM) Conductance Survey

Has anyone seen fence diagrams created in GIS for Electromagnetic Conductance surveys? I am going to be attempting this soon and have a couple pieces of literature as reference, but they are geared ...
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Field calculator if and elseif statement with <Null> values in ArcGis 10.1

Trying to figure out how to get this "Headwater" column to indicate "Yes" (or 1) if the value of "NextDown_Copy" is "" and "No" (or 0) if it has any other value (eg. 7100381010). I attempted to ...
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FeatureClassToFeatureClass_conversion: How to export feature class to shapefile without losing OBJECTID

I am trying to automate a workflow which involves exporting multiple feature classes (within a geodatabase) to shapefile format. My inclination has been to use the ...
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how do I create a feature class from a table?

I have a database table that has the column and types defined. But it's a database table. I need a feature class so I can add spatial functionality, like add a SHAPE field. How do I create a feature ...
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Why is BorderContainer and ContentPane methods are not called for map and attributeInspector elements using ArcGIS API for JS?

I'm trying to display the attribute inspector on right-side panel when a feature 'onclick' event is called, but whenever i click on a feature the attribute inspector shows-up on left-side of the ...
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Using Near Feature Tool with Conditions

I am using near feature tool in ArcGIS 10.1. However, I need to add another condition to it (not only the nearest). The feature (point) that i am looking for, is the nearest (point) and also doesnot ...
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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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Field Calculator - conditional function and string variable?

I know this question has been asked before in different fashions, but I can't seem to get my python script to work despite looking at all the relevant questions I could find. I am simply trying to ...
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How to Invert Deleting multiple fields with delete tool in ArcGIS 10.1 SP1

I have a feature (polygon) with nearly 60 fields in it. Now I want to delete all fields except 20(or a list of) and they are not one after one, no they are somewhere in the droplist. But to select for ...
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Arctoolbox Spatial join returns null value

I am trying to join a polygon shapefine with DWG annotation, with ArcGIS Desktop 10.1 but all the fields returned are Null !!
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Determining the Thalweg line of a river without bathymetry?

I have the boundaries and centerline of a river. The Thalweg line defines the deepest elevation of a watercourse (see Image taken from Google). I do not have accurate enough bathymetry or Digital ...
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Failed to publish globe service on ArcGIS Server. Error 001369

I'm trying to publish a globe service on our ArcGIS Server and in ArcGlobe I get this error message "Failed to publish service." ---> Went to Results: [h=1]001369 : Failed to create the ...
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Identifying a cluster of polygons based on attributes

I'm trying to identify a cluster of contiguous parcels that, when combined, add up to at least a given size and, when combined, have an assessed property value less than a given $ amount. I have a ...
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Add-in installed, but its elements not appearing in ArcMap

I'm creating an Add-in for ArcMap 10.1. When I export file testproject.esriaddin and install (whether double-click or from Customize Mode > Add From File dialog), message of success appears. But ...
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How to use a feature set as an output parameter in a Python Toolbox?

I'm having trouble setting a "Feature Set" output parameter from a .pyt .. I'm using ArcGIS 10.1 SP1. Here’s a short script that can be invoked either from a classic toolbox (thru the main() ...
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arcpy FieldMappings for Spatial Join

I'm trying to create a python script tool to use within ArcMap 10.1. I created a Model and exported it as a python script and added custom field mappings for the first Spatial Join by reading through ...
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How much database bloat is reasonable?

I use personal geodatabases to hold all the data for my projects (probably around 10-20 feature classes across 2-4 datasets on average). I use the personal gdb because I like being able to hook into ...
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Guidelines for organizing Python Toolboxes (.pyt) in ArcGIS

For one of my tasks I need to create a Toolbox with three tools (python scripts). Instead of ordinary tbx I've decided to write it as Python Toolbox (pyt). Everything is clear except the "good" way ...
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Assign Mask From Layer in SearchCursor Loop In ArcPy: Error Accessing Environment

I'm trying to run a loop based on a SearchCursor that selects layers from an input polygon and polyline. I want to select a feature from the polygon to use as a mask for running Euclidean Allocation ...
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Finding distance between consecutive points using ArcMap Field Calculator? [duplicate]

I am very new to ArcGIS but I am working on a data set consisting of GPS locations of radio tracked freshwater turtles. I am trying to find the distances between the points in order. Can someone ...
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Graduated symbols drawing order not displayed correctly

When I use graduated symbols for a polygon layer to display population density, the layer is always displayed on top of all the other layers even if I dragged it to the bottom of the Table of ...
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How to Georeference / manipulate 3D raster into a 2D [closed]

i have given a 3D raster and ask to reference it . i have a 2D outline of what the top layer of the 3d raster is expressing . i have added an example of the 3D here , ignore the depth information and ...
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Will replacing workspace path affect definition queries in Maps or Layer Files?

I am doing a cleaning up project for some of my data. This requires a data structure. That means I will have to replace the workspace path in the MXDS. The old structure of the data will be ...
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Creating empty group layer within existing group layer using arcpy.mapping?

Referencing this question, Adding new group layer with ArcPy?, I'm trying to use python to add a empty group within a group layer. So far I'm able to add a empty group within the map document, ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 - OD Cost Matrix SOAP Request (Error received)

I've been using Network Analyst in ArcGIS desktop (10.1), and using succesfully some SOAP API operations (findAddressCandidates, GetNALAyerNames, GetSolverParameters, GetSolverParameters2) But now ...
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Placing point feature class with DEM in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I got the center-lined points (Picture 1), and mid-points (picture 2). Now, i want to know, how will i place these points on a DEM to get the band-of-width from the DEM. Hope picture 2 works for the ...
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Using the Make Query Table for Querying a Many-to-Many relationship

I have two tables that I have connected via an attributed relationship class of the cardinality Many-to-Many. One is a table of water body (rivers) features and the other is a series of pollutants ...
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What exact format do I need to have for the inputs to make Path Distance work?

I am trying to run the Path Distance tool in ArcGis 10.1. Ideally I would like to utilize Tobler's hiking formula anisotropic approach to slope and a land cover cost surface to calculate the least ...
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How can I get the middle point between two points

I am working with a centreline of equidistant points. I want middle points of those points. For example, if the distance between each of the points is 24.99m. I want to locate the exact middle point ...
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Why does copying ArcSDE datasets and features in Python give ERROR 000732 & 000735?

I keep getting a kick back that says this: ERROR 000732: Input Features: Dataset 'Database Connections\Wyoming.sde\Supporting_MT_DBO_Geology' does not exist or is not supported Failed to execute ...
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Image Differencing Accuracy in ArcGis 10.x [closed]

i want to do change detection work in my project, so.. one algorithms in CD is Image differencing ,and i want to know how much accuracy have one of each difference image.
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“undo” pivot table with ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a table in a geodatabase with an ID and a text field for each day of a week. The text fields contains 0 or 1 for monday, 0 or 2 for tuesday, and so on. One ID can have multiple day entries, so ...
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Conditional SQL Query

I've been running a code that searches a desired field in a feature class and performs an specified SQL query based on whether the field is string or double. The variables are just temporary fillers ...
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Creating spatial view from materialized view?

I have a materialized view that runs nightly and performs an intersection of point locations and polygons. The materialized view works as designed and returns the desired results. It contains ...
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Refreshing display for newly added labels with ArcObjects from Python?

I've added a shapefile to an MXD and Edited the symbolization of it with ArcObjects. Now I'm trying to edit the labeling with ArcObjects. I've successfully been able to edit the default class in the ...
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Polygon Neighbors Analysis script (ArcPy 10.1) producing erroneous results?

I'm struggling with a python script that is supposed to calculate a field for a polygon feature class. The calculation is of the average of a field value (P_TOT_DEV) for each of a given polygon's ...
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Can I update the service on ArcGis Server programmatically?

There is Windows Service. This service adds user raster data to the Raster Dataset in sde database. The Raster Dataset registred on the ArcGis Server. This Raster Dataset also was publishing on ...
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How to resample polygon vertices so that they are evenly spaced in Arc 10

I have digitized the outline of many river channels (by both manually picking points and using streaming mode), but now I need the vertices to be evenly spaced (for input to another program). I tried ...
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How to get the Reconcile Versions geoprocessing tool published as an arcgis server 10.1 service to work with a new version

After publishing the Reconcile Versions GP tool to ArcGis server 10.1, it can be successfully invoked via REST but only on versions existing at the time the service was published. If a new version is ...
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Animation in ArcMap with irregularly spaced time intervals

I am trying to animate several layers in ArcMap that have time intervals of varying time steps (i.e. 1956, 1976, 1987, 2001, 2005). When using the animation toolbox in GIS I am coming across an issue ...
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How to create a single feature/segment from connected line segments

I want these 3 connected line segments to be a single feature/segment. I used dissolve and unsplit tools but I am not getting desired output. I dont want it done manually with merge tool, because ...
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Adding labeling expression to Custom Overlay Grid in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a custom overlay grid whose labels are driven by an ugly attribute field which contains unnecessary leading zeroes and other labeling no-nos. How can I introduce a labeling expression to this ...
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Using ArcPy to Switch Layout Templates?

Using ArcMap 10.1, since there is not a way to control portrait or landscape of the layout view through python, is there a way to switch layout templates without opening a new mxd through python? ...
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Automating procedure to add shapefile to multiple map templates using ArcPy?

I have a project that has me create a package of about a dozen maps for a client and I do this multiple times per week. I am trying to figure out if there is a way to automate this with python. I am ...
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Setting raster cell value to null if below threshold value in ArcPy?

Why is my ArcPy script in ArcGIS 10.1 failing to set null cell values below three standard deviations beyond the mean? import arcpy, sys, os #Accept input and output raster inRas = sys.argv[1] ...
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Error in Select Numeric type column in pyodbc with ArcCatalog

I created a python script that uses "pyodbc" plugin to connect a SQL Server database and write out data. It was imported in an ArcGIS 10.1 tool and run from there. try: arcpy.AddMessage('FLAG 0') ...
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Autonumber field that is populate when a point is created [duplicate]

I have a feature class called Ref_Point I need a field that creates a sequential number as points are added. Im using the feature class as a numbering tool for different jobs, so when I finish a job ...
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ArcGIS webservice returning only one result when using FindAddressCandidates method

I am using ArcGIS webservice method FindAddressCandidates to fetch matching addresses to the provided input. But the result comes with only the top matching address. All other similar address are ...
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Converting KML to feature class using ModelBuilder?

I am experiencing issues tyring to convert a KML to a layer file to use within ModelBuilder. The KML contains a set of polygon data and a set of polyline data, the polygon data is the data I wish to ...
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Georeferencing Image using saved Link Table from another Image?

I had a scanned map that I did did a georeferenced a few weeks ago and saved the link table. Now I have two more scanned map that need to do the same thing. It is the same area and one of them I did ...