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Choosing data type to use for input as feature class or shapefile in Python script tool using ArcPy?

I am writing a Python script tool within a toolbox with *.tbx extension. I need to make the input parameter flexible (feature class or shape file) , so which data type I should select for this ...
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In which units is the result of the flow length tool displayed?

I want to use the flow length tool in ArcMap 10.2.1. to calculate the downslope distance along the flow path of a DEM with a cell size of 5m. The explanation of the the flow length tool says that the ...
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How to discard sites when there is overlap between buffers?

I have 1,000 sites in a landscape that were sampled along a road. However, I think my sites are too close together. A lack of independence between my sites many be influencing my statistical models. ...
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how to do classification when the spatial analysis toolbox is not available?

I am required to do classification on a polygon feature class based on the rage data. However, I have realised that our ArcGIS lisense does not have "Spatial Analysis" toolbox as active, therefore I ...
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Failed to create raster dataset using ArcObjects?

I am currently unable to create a raster dataset. These are the 2 functions i have for creating the raster dataset but it seems to always throws an error "unable to create raster dataset". After ...
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How do I only show current Index polygon extent in Data Driven Pages

I am currently working on putting together a few map series in data driven pages. I cant figure how to only show the index layer outline for the current page. I would like to hide the outline for any ...
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Can I save the symbology of all the layers in my mxd so that I can quickly revert back to a certain “look”

I am using ArcMap 10.2 and would like to set multiple variations of the layers symbologies. In autocad this would be the equivalent of setting the layer state.
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Merging multiple MrSid files in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've got multiple sid files that make up my county of interest. I need to get all the sid files into one and STILL have the sid file type after merging. Anyone know how to do this in ArcMap 10.2.2?...
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Feature classes not visible to some ArcSDE users?

Some of my organization's data (several SDE databases) has been migrated to a new server and we have recently upgraded from ArcGIS 10.2 for Server to ArcGIS 10.4 for Server and SQL Server 2005 to SQL ...
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Making ModelBuilder “Read only” for another user in ArcGIS?

I created my model In ArcGIS and use it to run as a tool in ModelBuilder in ArcGIS and I want to give them my model to other people in my company to run it. As they are not into GIS and they don't ...
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Summarize function in whole data using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have to do special analysis on a geomarketing data. In the stage I am in right now, there are different polygons (distance buffer from one central shop from others) which have some points inside (...
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Automatically populate attribute table based on feature location within another feature?

I have two datasets. One of all the suburbs in a particular state. The other of all the housing lots across the state. I want to add a field to the lot feature class' Attribute table which can then ...
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Averaging large number of raster layers using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a large number of rasters (300+) I would like to average using Raster Calculator as is explained at How do I average a set of rasters? I know I can manually select each raster by double-...
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Data Driven pages to PDF Python

I am trying to get a script to export each selected data driven page to a pdf. Basically I want each page of the data driven pages in its own PDF. I tried using the method from this page https://blogs....
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How to generate a report in Arcmap 10.2 which counts the number of entries in an attribute table of a certain value

I am generating an attribute table which may have many thousands of entries. There is a column (one of perhaps 20 or so) for 'vegetation type'. I need to generate a report (or some other easily ...
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Understanding error from Topo to Raster tool of ArcGIS for Desktop? [on hold]

I am using ArcGIS for Desktop and trying to generate DEM using Contours but everytime i try to get the result its showing error.
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Programmatically generate a heat map based on the the lat and long values

I am new to Arcgis and i am using version 10.2. I am using C#/.Net I would like to programmatically generate a heatmap based on the list of coordinates that i have in DB. I am stuck on how to ...
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How to make a polyline with two-sided arrows show two colors

I am very new to ArcGis development and so bear with me if I asked a silly question. I am using ArcGis 10.2 on C#. I have two features (A and B) on the map. I need to place two arrowed lines - one ...
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percentage of land use types

I am a PhD student. For my project, I need to extract percentage of land use types at state level from national level land use raster dataset. I have tried the following steps but could not succeed. ...
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Imitating symbology for DEM / Hillshading in ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.2 and I am looking to copy the basemap styling from this map but I'm not sure how to go about doing that. I have a DEM of the area and the hillshading layer used but I'm not sure ...
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Make square polygon from one point and area

I have a shapefile of points with a variety of attributes, the relevant ones being "ID", "area", "lat", and "long". Such as... The lat/long coordinates are always the SW corner of a plot and the area ...
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Special character in attribute table:

I would like to find out if there is a way to show special character (hexagon) in the attribute table. I basically need to show any $ as hexagon shape
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Chart symbology not drawing?

I am trying to symbolize some polygons with charts, 3 columns each, from the attribute table that has all the fields and rows populated. I have checked for exclusions and queries and there are none. I ...
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Converting Landsat 8 to TOA for NDWI calculation

I am trying to use Landsat to identify small-scale water bodies in Eastern Africa. I first pansharpened a composite image of bands 2-7 to improve the resolution. Bands 2-4 are now at a resolution of ...
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Spatial join with concatenation of results

I've two polygon layers which I would make a spatial join. The objective is to transport a specific code from layer A (Municipality) to layer B (Issues) using like a concatenate function, in this way ...
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ArcMap & Catalog: DB connection to ACCDB file

I have successfully established a database connection using ArcCatalog to an access database. I am using Access 2013 and ArcMap 10.2.2. I used as a database provider Microsoft Jet Engine version 12.0 ...
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ARCGIS 10, VB.NET, calculate centroids

I have migrated an toolbar initially developed for ArcGIS 9.3. This tool is used by non-programmer or cartographers. One procedure is called to generate centroids of attributes table and after to ...
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Pycharm cannot find reference 'SearchCursor' in 'arcpy.da'

Whenever I try to use a search cursor from arcpy in pycharm, I get this unresolved reference error. I should note that it was working fine earlier in the night, I have no idea what happened. I've ...
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Unable to use “Locate Features Along Routes” tool in ModelBuilder. Error 000666

I'm working in ModelBuilder in ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop (Advanced License type), but I can't make the model run because in the last part, when I use the "Locate Features Along Routes" tool, it keeps ...
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create line based on geometry of two other lines

I would like to create lines / line segments based on two polylines. I am sorry if my terminology is off. Here is an illustrative example: I want to create a line (green) that is a portion of Set A ...
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Mapping raster values to nearest grid cell on a polyline

I'm not sure if the following task is possible in ArcGIS, or whether I need to use something like MatLab - I wondered whether the community could possibly advise if it is possible, and if so, what ...
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“System.AccessViolationException” occurred when I start the sDNA License manager

I want to use the sDNA. So that I installed the sDNA_setup_win_v2.3.msi on my OS. But when I open the sDNA License manager to try to register this software, this exception occurred. I captured a ...
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Automatic numbering when split the polygon in arcgis

Can anyone help me when I split the polygon the number should be automatically update in the attribute table to the second polygon? Example : I have the polygon name called 5 in attribute table, when ...
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Iterate cost distance/cost path over multiple points

I have multiple source points in one shape file and one destination point in a separate file. I would like to find the least cost path from each source point to the destination point. My costs are ...
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How to calculate max distance between two polygons in ArcMap?

I have two layers formed by polygons that I need to overlap in order to calculate the max distance of one polygon with respect to the perimeter of the other one. In order to be clear I have this type ...
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Issue with Add XY Data tool

When I try to add lat/lon data using the Add XY Data tool, I am not given the choice of selecting my latitude and longitude fields but rather Field 1, 2, 3, etc. I have used the Add XY Data tool ...
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Cut polygon layer into a new subset by the boundaries of another polygon layer

ArcGIS 10.2.1 I have a feature class of wetland mapping. It is a series of various polygons, all irregular shapes and sizes. I also have a parcel boundary feature class that is basically even sized ...
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Using Field Calculator to assign consecutive numbers to a field based on attributes in another field

I am trying to assign consecutive numbers to a numbers field using Field Calculator so that all my 500 features have unique label values, however some features have multiple polygons and therefore ...
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ArcPy ExportToPDF view log of broken layers

I was wondering if anybody knows of a way to export a log of layer that were broken and not drawn (including layer paths) after using the ExportToPDF function? arcpy.mapping.ExportToPDF(current_mxd,...
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ArcGIS Interpolation IDW and Spline, extreme values

I am trying to interpolate air pollution data that is displayed in 1x1 Km points in ArcGIS. I am having two issues: When I try to interpolate using IDW, the software freezes at 94% "building search ...
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Buffer tool not surrounding complete shape in ArcMap [on hold]

I'm running a basic buffer tool on a polyline shapefile (teal line), to create a 50km buffer (beige) around it. However, ArcMap appears to only buffer part of the map (see image below). How can this ...
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Create non-curve circles in ArcGIS

How can I create circles that do not contain curves in ArcGIS 10.2? I am capturing data into a personal geodatabase. Using the create circle tool. The data is later exported from the personal ...
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Arcmap 10.2 (query builder and or Expression)

I want to turn off selected sect_label numbers from showing up on my base map as I have a shapefile with Section and acreage loaded for a specific area and i need to use the shape file because it lets ...
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Editing a feature adds it to the “feature exclusion” list

Recently one of our editors found a strange issue with some feature classes in a particular feature dataset. When she moves a vertex and then clicks off the feature, the feature vanishes from the ...
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syntax error when using optimized hot spot analysis tool

I am attempting to run an Optimized Hot Spot Analysis. was using the tool to check that it works to then use it in an automated process, But I get this error: Messages Executing: ...
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Change point symbol to surface, Arcgis 10.2.2 [closed]

i would like to ask how can i change a point symbol to a surface. I have the capital city (point symbol) and i want to make it surface, for better cartographic reprepsentation. Im using ArcGis 10.2.2.
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ArcGIS 10.2.2 stopped working on Windows 10?

I want to ask if anyone here had a similar problem to mine. I have an ArcGIS 10.2.2 and some time ago Windows has forced me to upgrade my system wrom Windows 7 to 10. For 5 months everything was ...
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Explanation of HAND (height above nearest drainage) model procedure

i tried to follow this procedure Spatial Analysis - Calculate a cells elevation (height) above the nearest stream cell but i have some problem to understand everything. I mean the 2th answer in the ...
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Creating land use change vector map and intersect with fishnet to determine regional diffrences in land use change?

I want to determine how the intensities of land use change varies across counties in a province adapting the procedure below: generate a vector map of land use change during the study period ...
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Batch Clipping Single Raster with Multiple Shapefiles in ArcPy?

I have a single raster file and about 40 small polygons shapes. I would like to clip the raster by the extent of all these shapes, and create 40 resulting .img files. I know I can just do this by ...