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ArcMap 10.1 - Tabulate Area tool “doubling up” for Overlapping Buffer Zones

This question is related to a previous question I asked: Raster Version of Spatial Join (one to many) I used the Tabulate Area tool to crosstabulate values between an overlapping "buffrast" raster (...
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Spatial Analyst's CostPath toolbox/function has PATHCOST of 0 when using in_memory workspace

I have a point feature and am interested in finding the least cost path between two points in the feature using a raster as the cost surface. I first calculate the cost distance and cost backlink via ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 SDE database schema other than SDE or DBO

Just wondering if it's possible to apply a schema other than SDE or DBO to SDE feature or raster tables stored in an enterprise database on MS SQL Server 2008 R2. I have got a new customise schema ...
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Adding Table to Layout View using ArcPy?

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 and I have a non-spatial table and some layers in a Data Frame. When I switch to Layout View I want to be able to show the map in a data frame element and the table in another ...
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python script to calculate and return values based on several conditions [on hold]

I need to calculate and return the value "continuous" to those records in a polygon feature class with species records aggregated to a UTM grid considering the attributes are species name, grid code, ...
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Use a WMS raster in ArcGIS 10 and combine it with vector layer

I have connected to a WMS server which provides raster images, more specifically, LIDAR surface elevation maps. I also have a vector layer which contains the outline of buildings. I would like to ...
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insert cursor and arcpy.da.editor [on hold]

I am trying to insert geometries and attributes to a featurclass the has attachments enabled. The featureclass is in an sqlserver SDE 10 database with service pack 2 installed and the featureclass is ...
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ArcPy SelectLayerByAttribute Error and how to control GP output layer name [on hold]

I have a rather long script that first references an SDE feature class (non-versioned) to perform an attribute selection based on a SQL selection. I've been unable to figure out why the script will ...
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SDE Replication works through ArcMap but not through ArcCatalog [on hold]

I'm running 10.1 on a 10.0 SDE database. We're trying to replicate our database (one-way parent to child) to a file geodatabase. Ideally I'd like to have this automated using python or .bat files but ...
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Geometry type invalid occurs while trying to view data from oracle to arcmap connection

I have been trying to connect oracle databse in to arcmap 10.1. It got connected but while trying to add feature type ( route network file) to the map it says "Coodinate system identifier is invalid". ...
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What to use as split field or target workspace with Split tool?

I'm trying to use the split tool in arcgis 10.1 but I dont know what I should use as the split field or my target workspace. W:\S&P\s&p techs\Emily\Geodatabase\Geodatabase.gdb this is what I ...
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Create continuous raster from point values in 10.1?

I have a point dataset of nearly 400 points containing percentage values the point is representing Is there a way to create a smooth continuous raster surface across the whole of the UK of the point ...
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Producing raster mosaic dataset using spatial query on another mosaic in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Using ArcGIS 10.1 (Build 3143) I would like to create a relatively small raster mosaic dataset (the size of a city) based on a larger, existing one (the size of a state) using a single feature class ...
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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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Seeking geoprocessing tool to find all DTED tiles that intersect an Area of Interest (AOI)?

Does a geoprocessing tool exist that can find all DTED tiles that intersect an AOI? I have a area of interest represented by a polygon and DTED tiles (some of which intersect with the AOI). Is ...
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Determining Thalweg line of 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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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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How to auto-increment attribute fields using cursors and conditional statements?

I am trying to create unique IDs for an attribute named "FACILITYID" (str) and have got a ton of help from related posts and online python tutorials. I selected the rows I wished to create unique ID's ...
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Exporting .tif from referenced mosaic dataset does not use functions in raster dataset

Very frustrating little issue in ArcGIS 10.1 -- I have a referenced mosaic dataset of terrain data that has a series of functions inserted (slope and several iterations of a statistics function to ...
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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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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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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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Creating raster mosaic from many asc files using ArcGIS Desktop? [on hold]

I am trying to create a raster mosaic (in ArcGIS 10.1) as I am working with many asc files - I am trying to put all the different tiles together in order to run a view shed analysis. I have been told ...
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Has anybody used arcpy.mapping.ExportReport successfully on 64bit machine?

The online help for arcpy.mapping.ExportReport says that it has some restrictions on use but does not list 64bit machines amongst them. I am running the following test from IDLE under ArcGIS 10.1 SP1 ...
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SP1 for ArcGIS 10.1 has extension for 64-bit Python for background geoprocessing — implications for other Python use

If the 64-bit Background Geoprocessing for ArcGIS Desktop 10.1sp1 is installed how does that affect Python configuration for general use? Esri has released SP1 for the ArcGIS 10.1 product, and for ...
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Adding domain to have dropdown box in Attribute Table using ArcGIS for Desktop?

http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#/as_a_stand_alone_feature_class/002200000005000000/ Line 23 - To associate a domain with this field, click the field next to Domain, click the ...
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Georeferencing shapefile using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a shapefile with some polygons that I would like to superimpose to a raster image, but unfortunately they don't match perfectly due to the reference system the shp has been created with. So, I ...
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How to import time data from excel to use with timeslider?

I have a data set of site costings which change over time for regions for example; South East,2016, 50,067,675 South East,2017, 70,678,987 South East,2018, 100,668,657 Commas are columns in excel, ...
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How to disable spatial index creation by ArcSDE for Oracle Spatial

Working with arcsde 10.1 and oracle spatial 11g. I set the feature class in load_only_io before loading shape files. I am using geoprocessing tool (append) in arcgis to load shape file to ...
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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 Contents....
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Label formatting of two fields with different font and color

I need to add labels from two different fields and format them differently. Can this be done with a single expression? The first field, "ID", needs to be size 6 font, bold, and pink. The ...
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How do I view ovl files on Geogrid or Top50 then convert the data to shapefiles?

I have some .ovl files which can only opened on Geogrid or Top50 viewer which shows me where everything is. How do I take these ovl files and convert the properties to Shapefiles to be used on ArcMap ...
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ArcGIS-Location “Location 1” in “Stops” is unlocated in Online Routing

I was trying to run a sample project "Routing" provided by ArcGis Runtime SDK. I tried the code but when the method solve() of RouteTask class is executed, it throws the following exception without ...
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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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Using gdal module with ArcPy?

I am trying to import gdal modules from osgeo installed in my win64x machine but I get the following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "", line 1, in from osgeo import ogr ...
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How to make a separate Python installation that can call ArcGIS' arcpy?

I see a lot of threads asking how you can create a separate Python installation (e.g. the Anaconda or Python XY distribution) that can use arcpy, while not 'breaking' the original ArcGIS python ...
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Create Fishnet on Landsat footprint? [closed]

I have a Landsat footprint polygon shapefile that I simply want to create a 6 x 6 fishnet on. I thought this would be simple, but every time I run the tool I get a fishnet output that extends longer ...
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Dissolve Management in Python

I have a simple code that is pulling together polygon shapefiles from a Windows folder and merging them together into a single shapefile. In the same code, I want to add a dissolve command. My fields ...
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Table doesn't match base table schema in Geodatabase Versioning?

ArcGIS 10.1 sp1 with Oracle 11g I've got a versioned feature class that I have discovered has a base table with a different schema than the corresponding A table. (A + registration_id from sde....
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3D roof polygon creation from polylines in ARCGIS 10.1

I am Working in arcgis 10.1,I would like to create roof polygons from lines, the lines are captured with photogrammetry technique. As per my requirement I have found tool "3D Building Generator Tool",...
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point feature to raster with count of unique points

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 with Python 2.7 I have a point layer with thousands of points that each hold an id value of its owner. One owner can have multiple points, meaning that points can have the same ...
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How to get location of Milestones from Linear referenced data?

I have shapefile of highways, where each segment has the information indicating the starting mile and ending mile. Using these fields, I have created Routes, using the 'Create Route' gp tool from the ...
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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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ArcObjects 10.1 IDatabaseCompact lock file

I'm trying to automate one of task by creating code that will execute the IDatabaseCompact.Compact method to a GDB file. Everything seems to work fine but there is always a .lock file generated after ...
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Is it possible to export a map that is both scaled and cropped accurately? [duplicate]

In ArcMap 10.1 When exporting maps it is possible to: In layout view: to clip and scale scale the image correctly (clip to extent options in the Export Map dialogue). In data view: to geo-reference(...
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Interpreting results of ArcGIS Corridor tool?

The output of the Corridor tool of ArcGIS 10.1 (see picture below) is created using two inputs of the Cost Distance tool for two different sources - in this case habitat for giant pandas North of ...
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Casting ArcPy result as integer instead arcpy.GetCount_management()?

I am trying to get a number by counting how many points are in a shapefile. And this works (I think), except I then am running into trouble using that number somewhere else. Eventually, I'll be using ...
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Extracting multiple values of raster to polygons using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I was hoping I could get some help on how to extract information from a land use raster using polygons. I have a layer with 157 polygons and a land use raster with multiple land use categories for the ...
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Debugging AttributeError: Invalid destination path from ArcPy?

I'm doing some programming work for a client and we can't seem to get the script tool to work on her end. It works perfectly on my end but when she tries it, it grinds away for a long time and then ...
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Building python script to compute monthly average from 8 days MODIS data

Goal- Building python script to compute monthly average from 8 days MODIS data I have MODIS data which is contain 8 days product. Some of month has 3 images and some of month has four imgaes. So how ...