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Using custom kernel in ArcGIS focal statistics?

Working with ArcGIS 10.2.2. Want to operate with the focal statistics and created my own kernel in xxx.txt. But when I choose "neighboorhood: irregular" the kernel input is greyed out. (Define ...
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Joining Multiparts

How do you combine two parts of a multipart polygon into one multipart. Eg: Below: I would like to join the two highlighted multiparts of a polygon, yet keep the other multiparts (not highlighted) ...
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Wildfire burn boundaries and downstream water flow

I am currently working on understanding how many stream miles have been effected by wildfire in the US over a long time frame. I am running into a problem in which I am trying to extend the data ...
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ArcGIS - Filter Neighbor-pixel-values in DEM?

Working with ArcGIS 10.2.2. I have a DEM (GRID) in floating points. What I want to do is "clean" the grid by a 3x3 or 5x5 filter to identify and eliminate neighbors with the same value as the cell ...
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How can I split a (single shape file(.hdf) with different layers) into (different shape files containing one layer each) using tools of arcgis

I have downloaded a file from ftp://n5eil01u.ecs.nsidc.org/SAN/MOSA/MYD10A1.006/2002.07.04/MYD10A1.A2002185.h24v05.006.2016152140234.hdf but this file contains multiple layers ,so I want to split this ...
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Export to PDF loses layer with symbology but exports other layer just fine

I am trying to export an mxd with two layers: layer ATOM is joined to layer symb which gives it symbology and layer taco isn't joined to anything. I tried the solution shown at Why is Layer missing ...
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Making copy of attribute within attribute table in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop, I simply want to create a copy of one of the columns in my attribute table. I created a new column by choosing 'add field' in the attribute table, however I can't copy ...
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Editing relationship class in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I want to know if there's a way to edit the origin/destination class in Relationship class in arcgis after creating the Relationship class?
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How to rearrange the value of a Date Field in ArcGIS (05/30/2014 -> 2014-05-30)

Can you rearrange the text in date field type in ArcGIS? Eg. Map_Date - 05/30/2014 (I want to reformat this to 2014-05-30) I've been trying to use the field calculator on all my records, but cannot ...
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How to reorder field in a file geodatabase without creating a new feature class? [duplicate]

I have a Script(toolbox) to reorder the fields into a file geodatabse and the output is a new feature class with fields in the order specified, is there any way to replace the existing feature by the ...
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Converting ArcGIS 10.2.5 wpf SDK to 10.2.7 runtime .NET SDK [on hold]

We have an existing application that uses ArcGIS 10.2.5 SDK for WPF. It's been deprecated so we need to convert/rewrite the application using a different SDK. When we implement map bookmarks in the ...
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Removing duplicate pairs in Near Table

Generate Near Table or Near can be used on a single Feature Class to find the nearest feature to each feature. arcpy.GenerateNearTable_analysis(featureClass, featureClass, pairsTable) This ...
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ArcGIS: How to identify corner buildings

In ArcGIS I have a polygone with buildings (from osm) and I have to select all the corner buildings. since I am new with GIS I don't know how to solve that. Tried to buffer all the intersect points of ...
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Feature layer issue in Portal for Arcgis

Recently I installed Portal for ArcGIS 10.2.1 with web adapter. And after publishing a map service to my ArcGIS server and then adding it as a layer in my Portal's content, I cannot edit this layer ...
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Changing climate grid values by adding decimal point numbers

I have climate grids (based on climate data from 1961-1991) which I have converted from ascii to raster in ArcGis 10.2.2. The temperature is in degrees celsius. I want to alter the temperature values ...
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Classify values in attribute table that is joined to a raster in ArcGIS 10?

I have a an attribute table that does not have a raster value and is joined to another table that does. How do I reclassify the values in the attribute table? For example, in column B, I'd like all ...
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Plotting rectangle using minimum and maximum latitude and longitude in ArcMap?

Can we plot rectangle using minimum and maximum latitude and longitude in arcmap 10.2? Here is a sample of the data i need to plot directly using latitude and longitude in polygon shapefile.
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Setting Method Parameters for ArcGIS Generating Near Table tool?

I input firms' coordinates in the arcgis and want to calculate the distance of firms to the nearest polyline feature (roads). I am having a problem grasping the unit of near_dist value. All of them ...
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how to open .001 file type with arcmap

I have downloaded a scene from WInSar site but I couldn't open it with ArcMap 10.2 because its extension is .001 Is there any way to open raster images or files which have .001 extension with ArcMap ...
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Looping extract by mask from raster list using ArcPy gives ERROR 99999? [closed]

I am getting an error when I try to iterate raster files through the extract by mask tool. I am running ArcMap 10.2.2 and the Arcpy script I am try to use follows: # Import arcpy module import arcpy ...
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Global Projection in Meters

Currently I only have a GCS (WGS84), but it only allows for decimal degrees. Is there a global projection or CRS that would allow me to use Meters as a measurement? I am using this for a tool that ...
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Conflicts in ArcMap editing with multiple users

There are multiple users of ArcMap using their own versions for uploading edits to our Master database. We are not live editing, these edits are reconciled and posted each day, sometimes twice in one ...
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Convert projection Toolbox ArcMap 10.2

I'm having trouble with a toolbox based on a python script that converts the projection of shapefiles. I want to choose a folder that contains my shp, convert them to wgs84 then put them in another ...
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Split multiple polylines by distance in ArcGIS

Is there a method to split thousands of polylines by employing a tool like the "Editor" - "Split" method and using distance, in ArcGIS? When I utilize the "split" - "distance" tool (fig1), it ...
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Examining spatial and temporal correlation between points and polygons

I have 2 kinds of events I want to examine correlation between, lightning strikes and earthquake events. The lightning strikes are defined by lat lon points and a timestamp, whereas I have represented ...
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Creating attribute field with restricted values on ArcMap? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a field in my attribute table for polyline features and I want the values for the field to be restricted to specified options (that is, a field with just YES/NO value). Any ...
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SelectLayerByAttribute not renwing before CopyFeatures

I'm using ArcMap 10.2 and want a python script to loop through a list to make new feature classes, using the list items as attribute values in a selection before copying the features to a new file. ...
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Using non-unique names for attribute indexes of file/ArcSDE geodatabases?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop. Within a file geodatabase does an attribute index name need to be unique? I thought that it did, but I have not been able to find any documentation to say ...
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Delete temporary files from geoprocessing in ArcGIS 10 and above

I am seeing my computers C: drive fill up quite quickly. I assume its from many geoprocessing things I have done. Is there a way to find the files Arcmap creates as temporary? The folder I am in is, ...
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Calculating difference between two rasters using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm using ESRI Desktop 10.2 with a spatial analyst extension. Can Spatial Analyst be used to calculate the difference between two water level raster files, or do you have to use 3D Analyst?
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Allocating a number to groups of polygons ArcGIS

There are 13,466 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. I have a map layer with each island being comprised of multiple district polygons. I would like to give a number to each polygon to associate it ...
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Joining records from two tables that are not completely identical

I am trying to join a table and a shapefile using ArcGIS 10.2.1 and I need some help. The table has simple records similar to this one: OID1 WORK1 1 XW-02600 2 LL-02608 3 PM-02609 4 GL-02610 5 ...
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How do I convert a fire frequency point shape file into a fire frequency raster?

I have a point shapefile that I want to convert to a raster image using ArcMap 10.2. The shape file has a number of points on top of each other. Each point is a fire. I want to make a fire frequency ...
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Using Arcpy in Idle?

I realize there is a similar post to this, but the error for that one is different. I am trying to import arcpy into Idle. I can use it in the python command box in ArcGis but when i try to import it ...
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Loading features from GeoServer WFS with token into ArcGIS 10.2.1

Our GeoServer WFS has been configured to be accessed using a token (http://msmap1.atkinsgeospatial.com/geoserver/nmpwfs/ows?token=d46ffd2a-e192-4e51-8a6a-b3292c20f1ee&service=WFS&version=1.1.0&...
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Alter Esri geoprocessing environment settings with C#

I maintain an extension to ArcMap (currently at 10.2.2) for coworkers' internal use. Several people lately have been tripped up by un-set spatial grid settings when trying to export data into a file ...
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Raster to polygon tool not working

I am trying to convert a raster to polygon in ArcGIS 10.2.2 but when I run the tool, it says complete but no polygon file is created and the tool window pops up again. I have tried converting the ...
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Using ArcGIS for clustering and correlating large datasets

I have a large amount of historical lightning strike data (with lat, lon and timestamp) and am trying to separate out isolated events, which aren't part of larger clusters found in thunderstorms (i.e. ...
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How to import KML with WGS84 coorginates into ArcGIS with S-JTSK_Krovak_East_North?

My girlfriend has map in S-JTSK_Krovak_East_North (Slovak Republic) and she wants to add points from KML, which is in WGS84. How should she do it? Everything that she tried so far placed the points in ...
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Adding raster layer with RPC file in ArcGIS for Desktop for ortho rectification with DEM file?

I have a Pleiades image with its RPC file with .xml extension and a DEM file of the same area, but when I import them the orthorectification button is not active in display tab of property window. ...
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Can you create a shapefile from values from another shape file's attribute table?

I have imported a mask file into GIS, so that there is a grid created (using the Create Fishnet function), which displays values as either inside (land) or outside the shape (land) that I wish to map. ...
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ArcScene visualization issue with extruded shape, dtm and ortophoto

I use ArcGIS 10.2.2 I've made a 3d model in ArcScene consisting of some shapefiles, a dtm and a ortophoto floating on the dtm's surface. I've extruded the building shapefile (polygon) to get some ...
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Spatial join Python script in ArcGIS 10.2.2 [on hold]

I tried to set up a loop python script for closest spatial join. However, I failed with empty fields (they have data in original shapefile) after the spatial join geoprocessing without looping. I ...
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Convert WGS-1984-Pseudo Mercator to OSGB1936

I've imported UK wide coverage of ESC wind exposure data as a raster to ArcMap 10.2. The data is in WGS 1984 Pseudo Mercator which puts it way out against the UK OS standard grid. I can't get it to ...
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Generate sequential Unique ID that is a string from current max Unique ID [closed]

I am very new to python, and I need some help. I am trying to write a script that will find the current highest Unique ID in the 'FACILITYID' field from our 'Meter' layer. Then, it will need to write ...
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ArcMap generated “*.sr.lock” files interrupt Append function

whenever I try to append several shapefile tables in ArcMAP I receive a "read-only" error associated to the recipient file. Several 'sr.lock" files are generated associated to this failure and I ...
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how to create a grid - create a line of points - in ArcGIS 10.2

I would like to create a line of points spaced at 1km intervals along each of the four edges of my DEM, I was wondering whether there is a way to do this automatically in ArcGIS 10.2 and if so, how ...
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Shortening code that provides a database description using ArcPy?

I need advice on how to reduce the length of the sample code below. I need to perform the same work on several more datasets. import arcpy, os arcpy.env.workspace = r"\\gis\Env.gdb\Water" datasets =...
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Deleting required field from ArcGIS Diagrammer?

while creating a feature class in ArcGIS Diagrammer I set the field id_feature_class as required and as type= text now I want to change text to integer but I can't it's telling me id_feature_class is ...
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Raster to polyline with only one feature for each unique value

When I convert my raster layer to a polyline layer, the cells that are located very close to each other (even with different values) are connected to each other which is unwanted and very hard to get ...