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intermittent failures with SelectByLocation in an ArcPy addin

ArcGIS 10.2, Windows 10 this is the line that fails: arcpy.SelectLayerByLocation_management(WRS_layer, "INTERSECT", gridLayer, "", "NEW_SELECTION") The WRS_layer is in a file gdb, the gridLayer ...
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Generate ESRI grid with xllcenter/yllcenter in header

I'm trying to generate ARC/INFO ASCII GRID (*.asc) from point feature class using Create TIN - TIN to raster - Raster to ASCII functions. I'm looking for a way to have the output raster file header ...
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Re-projecting shapefile from an unknown projection [duplicate]

I have been given a shapefile which is supposedly in a NAD1927_Zone16 projection. I need to align it with a raster image in a Lambert Conformal Conic (NAD 1927) projection. I've tried to use the ...
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geometric network connected links problem [on hold]

I am currently working on a geometric network representing the entire electric circuit of a town when I want to check sections (lines) that are connected to a source position (point: FLAG) I do not ...
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How to do a custom, ad hoc, affine transformation?

I have a data set of unknown origin (probably CAD) and I have determined that the correct transformation for this data into the projection that I want is as follows: (4x + 2205432), (30y + 1254781) ...
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Selecting cells with values from DEM those are above specific value corresponding to each polygon?

i have a shapefile with 2000 polygons and a DEM. i want to calculate zonal mean for each polygon considering values from DEM which are above a particular value for each polygon. i want to it with ...
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Assign similar ID to points inside a polygon

I have 3 input datasets of points. What I'm trying to do is to assign a common ID code to the points that are close to each other (no specific distance). I'm using a ModelBuilder to achieve this : ...
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Using python to write on attribute tables of ArcGIS? [on hold]

I had an ArcGIS model (ArcGIS 10.2) and I used Python scripts (Python 2.7) to make calculations with values from attribute tables. Now, I need to put results of python on new attribute tables of the ...
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ArcGIS app for Android connectivity with ArcGIS Server [on hold]

My organization is using ArcGIS Desktop 10.2 & ArcGIS Server 10.2. At present we wish to have mobile GIS application from Android and iOS Playstore. ESRI Arcgis app is available free of cost on ...
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Why ArcGIS crashes when I load raster file created in R? (HFA format)

I was processing my raster operation in R, as I think it's easier then in ArcGIS: - read shp + raster1 - crop them - classify raster1 by location - create classified raster2 - export the ...
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Export lines or graphics without losing the details / generate graphics without having lines overlapping [duplicate]

I am new to ArcGIS. How do I easily reproduce a spatial diagram such the one attached (Picture); from shapefiles on ArcGIS. I very often have to reproduce networks on Powerpoint at different scale ...
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Removing the gaps when extruding lines

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 I was wondering if there is a way to fill the gaps that appear when extruding line shapefiles? My shapefile lies on top of a DEM: When using the extrusion option "using it ...
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arcgis 10.2 server how to get legend to display symbology only for visible classes

i have a web app that consumes legend info via a esri/dijit/Legend widget. The problem is that it displays symbology for all data, even those features not visible in current extent, is there a way to ...
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(Arcpy) read values from a txt file and convert the data into a shapefile

I´m a beginner at python programming and wanted to start with a litte and hopefully simple project. I tried to read float values out of a textfile and write them into a shapefile. The program is ...
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In ArcGis10.2 ModelBuilder: Make Output-Name in ArcGis System Tool “Featur to Raster” depending on selected field for pixel value

This might be easy, but I could not find a solution: I am using the system tool "Feature to Raster" in ModelBuilder in ArcGis 10.2. I want to substitute the name of the output raster, ...
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Shortest distance over water in ArcGIS?

I'm using ArcGIS 10.2 with an advanced license. I'm trying to calculate the shortest distance over water between points (between survey locations at sea, and seabird colonies on land). I have a large ...
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Obtaining Cartesian X & Y values from Lat/Long

From an aeronautical obstacle survey, I have a list of 500+ obstacles with Lat, Long and Ortho Elevation information. Using ArcMap 10.3; how do I obtain Cartesian X & Y values of all the obstacles ...
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Is it better to use a single layer with symbol classes or multiple layers with definition queries?

I use symbology classes to display my data most of the time. I think I have noticed a performance hit when using symbol classes on large datasets, although it might just be in my mind. That got me to ...
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Create a point at intersection

I want to create a point at the intersection of two lines as it appears on the attached image. The red line is the stream network, and the green line is the 600m contour. I use ArcGis 10.2.2
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Can ArcGis accept SQL field names with spaces?

Im working on an integration project that is providing data from our billing system to ArcGis. Field names can include spaces which are acceptable in SQL Server if enclosed in brackets eg: [Street ...
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How to update null geometries from an attribute [duplicate]

I have a large point feature class and have realised that there are several hundred features with null geometry. Fortunately the coordinates are stored as an attribute. So What I need to do is update ...
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Printing data driven pages takes a long time or not working

I am using arcmap 10.2.2 I have a document that has 31 data driven pages on it. Each page is in the 1:6500 scale, and I have a background map consisting of 15 different shapefiles for a county (like ...
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ArcMap: Multipart to Singlepart and Explode are not working

I am trying to separate multipart polygons, however in case of Multipart to Singlepart program seems to be working for around 15 minutes and then it crashes and when I try to Explode I get the ...
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Python Addin - Disable Toolbar in Layout View

I'm trying to disable a toolbar with nested menus and buttons when an mxd is in layout view, but it's not working. I also get no output in the ArcGIS python window when I switch to layout view. ...
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Set up files for spline

I've converted "Polygons to Raster" so I can perform a spline, but I can't git the raster as in input on "Spline" without Error 000840. Tracking down other solutions, I tried to "Make Feature Layer" ...
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Clip rasters to matching polygons [closed]

I have a county of raster (tif) land cover files. There are 80 tiles. They have overlap on the sides that I would like to clip before mosaicking them all together. I have a DOQQ shapefile to clip ...
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How to run in background an .exe program withArcGIS?

I am working with the ArcGIS program that reads Python language. For that I've already implement scripts as script tool on the ArcGIS. Now I need to run in background an exe program "gams". Is it ...
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How to add Unique ID number to a list if rows contain a consecutive sequence (Arcpy)

I am trying to use an Arcpy Python code to identify the Unique ID number for streets that contain consecutive addresses and ignore rows that do not. For example: FULLST | LOR | HIR | UID Gate ...
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Alternative to raw_input on arcgis

In python only, I use S = float(raw_input( 'Insert the value: ') when I want allow to user insert a value then is used in that script. When I try to use the same on a python script that I've already ...
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Arcgis 10.2.2 Python Addin - Add Layer to Layout View?

I've developed a python addin toolbar that adds a desired layer file (chosen from a button nested in a menu in the toolbar) to the table of contents in a project. The functionality only works, ...
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ArcMap function in field calculator not working

Trying to return everything except the last element in a field after splitting it. Using ArcMap 10.2.2 in the field calculator. !ST_NAME!.split(" ")[:-1] This returns a null value in attribute ...
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ArcGIS: segmenting buffer based on polygon corners

I have hundreds of square polygons which I've created a single continuous buffer around the polygons. What I'd like to try and do is try and break this buffer down into segments based on the corners ...
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Creating new layer in ArcGIS for Desktop with Python Toolbox?

I would like to create new shapefile layer or memory layer with one point with certain coordinates in ArcGIS 10.2 with Python Toolbox. Which function should I use? I wrote this code: import arcpy ...
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Strange Custom Projection can't be transformed

I've got a a database of feature classes that were somehow transformed into a custom projection that I don't understand, and there does not seem to be a way to get back out of. The projection data ...
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How to sum attribute values for areas where multiple polgons overlap?

I have one shapefile with many polygons (at least 100). Each polygon has a value. Almost all these polygons overlap with each other. I want to sum the values of the polygons in the overlappings depend ...
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Command works in Console, but not in Python Toolbox

I want to create a memory layer with points in ArcGIS with Python Toolbox. I found an in_memory function. Here is the question: Why this command works in Python Console in ArcGIS, but not in Python ...
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Connect to certain timestamp for child version

In ArcMap you can connect either to a historical marker or to a specified timespan by changing the version within the subtab Historic. I am however not quite sure on which parent-version this new ...
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Which interface controls 'Place overlapping labels' for a feature layer?

I need to turn on the option to 'Place overlapping labels' for a feature layer via ArcObjects. In the ArcMap UI it is located here: I can get to most of the labeling options from the ...
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Problem with Attribute Assistant Expression Command

I am using the Attribute Assistant add-in to perform multiple steps when a new feature is created. Two of the important steps are: generate a unique, incremental ID (project ID) and then use that ...
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Using Editor tools in Arcpy script

I would like to create a custom merge tool that merges 2 polygons within 1 feature class together. I want to have a tool that merges 2 polygons and adds up a specific attribute. Is there any way to ...
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Comparison between two fields of two tables using ArcPy cursors?

I would like to make a comparison between two fields of two different tables with a Python script. Fields for comparison are ROAD_NAME and NAME.ROAD. The idea is to check whether each element of ...
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How can I interpolate multiple years of daily precipitation data to generate a daily time series?

I am trying to use ArcMAP ver. 10.2 to create several models using model builder. The model will be created to: 1) interpolate 7 years of point measured precipitation data (long integer format at a ...
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Why 1 cm is 1 km in my map? [closed]

I have this map in ArcMap (you can download my map document from here), and I don't know why, but if I set the scale to 1:1, I can see my whole city. When I used the measure tool, I found out that ...
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Points in wrong polygon?

I have 2 shapefiles; 1 is a point shapefile with civic addresses that have community in the attribute table and 1 is a polygon shapefile for the communities. How do I determine if a point is in the ...
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Reprojection script failing after running once

This is related to Getting Error 999999 from arcpy.SpatialReference.name? @Aaron gave me a workable solution. I refactored the script afterwards and it ran once successfully. When I reran it in the ...
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Exporting Raster Layer using “Export Raster Data” vs Copy Raster

Is it possible to access the "Export Raster Data" tool in arcpy? Some background on the steps I am trying to process: I have a raster loaded into an mxd. I have converted the raster to a temporary ...
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Auto-generated field in ArcSDE for end user

The objective: Create a process where a coworker can open an .MXD, start editing, add a feature to represent a complaint, then add records in a related table to represent an inspection. Along the way, ...
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ArcGIS online Hosted Feature Service not opening in ArcGIS Desktop

I have an ArcGIS Online hosted feature service with about 17,000 features, and it will not open in ArcGIS Desktop 10.2.2 with an Advanced License. I have increased the Maximum features in the REST ...
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Implementing output file extension considering type of workspace in ModelBuilder?

In Modelbuilder, I am trying to implement a condition regarding the type of workspace: if this is a GDB, the output FC should not have an Extension (%Scratch%\Nodes_%NameFC%) If this is a Folder, ...
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Cannot find data source to set data source for layers in MXD?

I got some data in mxd format and when i try to open it: I tried to set data source but i cannot find the data source because the orginal file was saved in H:\drive and i do not have h drive on my ...