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How to create a series of points along a polyline

I have a series of polylines, these represent various linear landscape features (Roads, hedges,rivers). I need to convert these to a series of points equally spaced (so hedges a point every 2m, a ...
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Using SDM(Spatial Data Modeller) toolbox in ArcGIs9.3? [on hold]

I want to use fuzzy logic method to mapping in ArcGIS9.3, but I don't have any knowledge about that.Please guide me in this field.
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When using Extract Values to Points : ERROR 010240: could not save raster dataset

I'm using ArcGIS for Desktop, version 9.3. When using one of the spatial analyst tools named Extract Values to Points, I met ERROR 010240. The steps that can reproduce this are: I choose "spatial ...
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How to edit existing PMF file using ArcGIS Publisher?

I downloaded a trial version of ArcGIS Publisher and the second question on this page suggests that editing is possible in addition to creating PMFs: Can I edit a PMF with ArcReader? No, ...
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Updating old attribute values with new ones in enterprise geodatabase?

I want to update values of a field with a new value. For example, the old value is U13-1234 and I want to replace it with a new value of DT1-1453. I have around 500+ records and i want to update ...
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Debugging InvalidCastException was unhandled by user code error from ArcObjects DataStat?

I have some code that adds a bunch of group layers into ArcMap based on a table within ArcMap. The code works fine in VBA, however in VS 2010 I get an error on the "pEnumVar = pDataStat.UniqueValues" ...
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Clump and eliminate classes in a raster in ArcMap or R

after interpolation of sediment classes, I obtained a raster which looks like the image below (sample of the river). I would like to clump and eliminate areas within the raster that are below a ...
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Making grid with certain spacing between lines along X and Y axis using ArcGIS Desktop?

We are doing the research about applying remote sensed data on hydro logical model . After delineating, the river basin from DEM data using Argis9.3, We have to map the remote sensed data derived from ...
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Analytical tool to predict where fish can migrate

I would like to be able to predict where fish can migrate from a given river or lake. I have to take into consideration water connectivity as well as barriers (natural or artificial) that could ...
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Listing all feature classes in File Geodatabase, including within feature datasets?

From python how can I build a list of all feature classes in a file geodatabase (*.gdb), including inside feature datasets? The standard example only lists feature classes at the top level of the ...
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Geometry is not M-Aware?

When using the Erase geoprocessing tool from the Analyst Toolbox I get the following error "ERROR 999999: Error executing function. The geometry is not M-aware Failed to execute (Erase)." With small ...
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Trying to import Tiff files created in arc9.3 into 10.2, not working

I'm trying to use the scanned maps available here: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/esd/distdata/ecosystems/TEI_Scanned_Maps/B01/B01-4700/ I save all 6 files in a folder, open ArcGIS 10.2 and try to add to ...
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3D Analyst missing from Tool Boxes in ArcGIS 9.3

I have a missing 3D Analyst from ArcGIS 9.3 (ArcMap - ArcInfo). I need it for a task to be done. How can i install it? Does anybody know it? Should i donwload the extension or is there any other ...
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ArcGIS - where is the zip & unzip toolbox available for download?

ESRI mentions a zip & unzip toolbox available for download (http://webhelp.esri.com/arcgisserver/9.3/java/index.htm#geoprocessing/python_2126079299.htm) Unfortunately the direct link provided is ...
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Generating Point from Centroid of Polygon falls outside of it?

I have a feature class of polygons within a geodatabase and I'm trying to generate points based on the centroid of the polygon using the Feature to Point tool in ArcGIS 9.3. However, I end up with ...
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Feature linked annotations not updating when editing attributes in features?

I am using ArcGIS 9.3. I have a copy of an original SDE database with feature classes, annotations, and relationship classes for those annotations. The copied geodatabase is an exact replica of an ...
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ArcMap is exporting to extremely large pdf files

My organization has one user who recently has noticed very large pdf files being exported from her mxds. When I recreate and do the export, I am getting a 4mb file (normal). When she exports the file ...
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ArcCatelog 9.3 feature classes with annotation relationships allowed in a geometric network

I have a gas utility dataset that we are working on getting converted into a geometric network for easier analysis. The feature classes are part of an ArcSDE and have a ton of relationship classes ...
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Layer intersection using ArcGIS Server with Flex/REST APIs?

I'm trying to implement an intersection with ArcGIS 9.3.1, flex and rest api. I have two layers, I query the first one that returns a Graphic object, with this Geometry I want to query a second layer ...
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statistics by rectangle (raster image)

I have a shp file with some rectangles and I want to extract statistics within these areas from a raster image. I prefer ArcMap 9.3.
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Retrieving attribute's domain using ArcIMS ActiveX Connector?

I have an ArcIMS Image Service that's consuming data stored in an ArcSDE database (both v9.3.1). Many of the layers have attribute columns that use coded value domains defined in the SDE database, ...
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Collapsing layers in ArcMap Table of Contents using ArcObjects?

I'm stuck on how to collapse all layers in my ArcMap projects (9.3). I've tried a few bits of sample code, but they all seem to fail for some reason or other. Some of the layers might be grouped, and ...
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Importing existing data model into geodatabase [closed]

How can I integrate an existing ArcGIS datamodel like Arc Marine into my geodatabase? I dont have schematics in my ArcGIS 9.3.1.
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ArcObjects IFeatureConstruction::PlanarizeLinesFromCursor error

I wrote a little tool in ArcObjects/C# for planarizing a line feature class. I am using IFeatureConstruction::PlanarizeLinesFromCursor because I need to apply a query filter. Now, I figured out a bug: ...
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How to Select By Location with matching attribute?

I have a whole bunch of overlapping polygons (buffers), I want to select with points only those poly's which: the point falls within; and the poly attribute matches the point attribute What would ...
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Overlay tools failure in ArcGIS 9.3 [duplicate]

I consistently get various error messages almost everytime I try to use an overlay tool (e.g. union, intersect, clip, spatial join) or in one case with spatial join I got none-sense results. Some ...
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How to preserve original direction of NHD segments when creating route using gp.CreateRoutes_lr tool?

I am trying to figure out how to preserve the original line direction of NHD High Resolution data that I am selecting out and creating a route with. I'm using ArcGIS 9.3.1 and this is a python script. ...
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Using a different Python IDE/debugger for ArcGIS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I effectively debug arcpy Python scripts? I prefer to use PyScripter over IDLE as my IDE/debugger for writing GP scripts in Python. In ArcGIS, however, when I ...
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Which events are fired when the mapscale changes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to catch when scale is changed in ArcGIS? Are there any events which are fired when the user changes the mapscale by zooming? What I finally want to do is limiting ...
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I want to georeference jpg map without having any digitizing data? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: I want to georeference jpg map without any digitizing data? I have only a jpg map but dont have any digital data for georeferencing that jpg.So is there any way for ...
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Why do ArcToolbox tools give ActiveX error?

I work with ArcGIS 9.3. When I try to run any ArcToolbox tool I receive the message: Window Internet Explorer (Title of the Window) "One or more ActiveX controls could not be displayed because either:...
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CalculateDefaultGridIndex

Has anyone found that using CalculateDefaultGridIndex in arcGIS9.3 does not return the ';' delimited string suggested in the documentation?
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Contouring range only using ArcGIS Spatial Analyst?

I have a grid (in .img format) with pixel values ranging from -10,000 to 10,000, which i would like to contour. but i would like to contour only -3000 to 0 range. is this possible to set this up ...
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Accessing raster dataset's attribute table? [closed]

I need to loop through the rows in the raster attribute table and add a date for each row.
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Using Go To X,Y dialog box with UTM coordinates in ArcMap?

Someone gave me x,y coordinate numbers in Meters, and I put them in the Go To X,Y tool of ArcMap, but ArcMap displayed them in the wrong place. I checked the bottom on the right corner and that says ...
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Selecting GPS point closer to boundary of polygon in ArcGIS Desktop? [duplicate]

I would like to capture the gps points which are closer the polygon boundary (inside), not point in polygon. I have arcgis arcinfo v9.3. i can do with inner buffer of the polygon and ...
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Comparing two fields and printing result as 1 (if number matches) or 0 (if not) using Python Parser of ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I have two fields named as "sample no" and "data_all" trying to find out whether "sample no" exist on "data_all" or NOT. Using field calculator python 9.3. if exist print 1 if not print 0 in check_in ...
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Add X,Y coordinates to a shapefile

I have x,y coordinates as excel file. How can I add them into ArcMap? Or - I have x,y coordinates of 2 points. How can I quickly find them AND add/draw them on the map in ArcMap?
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Why do my XY cordinates not make sense / show up in ArcGIS 9.3?

In the Add XY Data menu I selected to add a table containing UTME and UTMN coordinates. I selected a WGS84 projection b/c that's what the GPS device that meade the readings was set to use. However, my ...
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Problems displaying joined attribute data through ArcGIS Server

I have an ArcSDE feature class in an ArcMap MXD which I have 'joined' to a view into an external SQL database table, that is connected via an OLE DB connection. In the MXD the join works perfectly; I ...
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How to specify attributes for network dataset? [closed]

Using ArcGIS 9.3 to try and create some routes with network analyst... currently following this tutorial: Network analyst tutorial for 9.3 I have a street dataset from NYS clearinghouse. I can't seem ...
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How do I reassign a point's XY value in ArcMap 9.3?`

I have a rectangle polygon I drew on a map and then added points to it's corner and midpoint. I drew the shape (representing a forest sample plot) where I thought it was best located based on 70 year ...
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Removing overlap in raster using Erase command line?

I am trying to erase a raster and is there a erase command for the Raster side? I am using ArcGIS 9.3.1. I have 2 rasters that are in the Landcover and there is overlap in between and would like ...
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Returning results to user of Python script from ArcToolbox?

I have a script in a custom toolbox which sums the values in a given field. After the user indicates which field (currently I have them typing it in but would love to know how to get the ArcToolbox ...
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How to access network folder when updating data source in ArcMap 9.3?

I have maps and shape files saved on a network folder. When I try to update the data source for my layers, the "Set Data Source" file menu does not seem to provide access to my network folder. I have ...
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Feature Class To Geodatabase => ERROR 000210: Cannot create output

error messages: Executing: FeatureClassToGeodatabase E:\jags20120321.mdb\ch_cs "Database Connections\Connection to localhost.sde" "Database Connections\Connection to localhost.sde" Start Time: Sat ...
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How do I cluster XY point data? (ArcGIS 9.3)

I have a whole bunch of icons displaying on a map, I want these clustered together as was suggested to me for a different question here... ArcGIS 9.3. How do I increase Picture Marker Symbol ...
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ArcGIS 9.3. How do I increase Picture Marker Symbol performance?

I have a layer with 400 point features that display a picture marker symbol on the map. We expect this number to increase a great deal. Unfortunately it's already noticeably slow. This is being ...
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Creating snapshot in ArcMap of layer to use for legend?

I am trying to create a snapshot using FastStone Capture version 5.3 to be use for the legend because it is diffcult to match their color especially is you are using raster or transparent ? How do I ...
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How do I create a convex hull in ArcGIS Desktop?

I would like to be able to create a convex hull in ArcGIS Desktop 9.x, but I cannot find an appropriate tool. How does one go about creating one? I am interested in answers for all license levels: ...