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Combining DEM raster with vector data in ArcScene?

Ive have a raster layer of earthquake data that includes depth. I also have a DEM file. The problem is that I need to plot earthquake depth relative to the DEM file rather than sealevel in order to ...
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Failing to Delete Vector File from Personal Geodatabase?

I have a personal geodatabase - based on an MS Access .mdb file - from which I cannot delete an old feature class. The tables relating to the feature class have been deleted from the .mdb, but the ...
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What is *.mem file from ArcGIS server?

I’m running ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 on a Windows Server 2008 virtual machine. I noticed the other day that my C:\ drive was almost full. I tracked the issue down to this location ...
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Importing CAD to ArcGIS?

I'm trying to import some CAD files from microstation (dgn) v7 to ArcGis 9.3.1 and i need to access the User Data Linkage from it but i have not the Data Interoperability License. Is there any ...
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Clearing ArcGIS Server REST cache?

We have many services in ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 and have more than 200 users using these services. When creating a new service we need to clear the cache, as long there is a user connecting it takes ...
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Large Scale Geocoding and Processing in ESRI

Ok, so I guess this kind of a informal query/survey about how big a datasets you are using in your ESRI worlds... I am building and maintaining a statewide dataset, where I have to process down to the ...
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Converting raster layer to polygon form using ArcMap?

I am trying to convert a raster layer of U.S. climatic regions into polygon format using ArcMap 9.3 under Windows XP. The original data are to be found at the following address: Koppen Climate ...
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python.exe has stopped working

A python script was written about 18 months ago by a person who has now left. It produced the required outputs then. I've been asked to run it again but with different (finer resolution) data ...
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Detecting ArcGIS Server on computer? [closed]

How do I know if my ArcGIS 9.3.1 has a GIS server on my computer?
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I need to export shape file to KML as text file

I have been using the ArcGIS 9 export to kml version 2.5.5, but I just realized that has a bug and leaves some shape files out. Is there a newer one that I can use to export shape files to KML as ...
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Problem uninstalling License Manager

If I try to uninstall current version of License Manager (ver 9.3.1) I get the following message: This a problem because now I can't install the new version of License Manager for ArcGIS 10. Do you ...
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Converting high precision dataset in file geodatabase to low precision using ArcObjects?

A high precision dataset was loaded from a file geodatabase into arcsde 9.3.1. The dataload was achieved by copy/paste in ArcCatalog. A custom tool (arcobjects) that extracts from the dataset to a ...
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Activate / Deactivate customized ITool from Form in ArcObjects?

I'm using ArcGIS 9.3/VB6, and I have a little issue with the activation of a custom Tool: I have a Class, that implements both ICommand and ITool When I click on ICommand, the form is launched ...
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Inherited EditorServerCommandAction double posts ReturnMessage

I have a bunch of inherited EditorServerCommandActions in my WebADF solution and whenever I use the ReturnMessage inside EditorServerAction() it generates two javascript popups at the client side. Is ...
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Finding parcel polygon features with frontage on multiple streets using ArcGIS Desktop?

The Department of Public Works would like to know how many properties in the city have a sidewalk at both the front and back. To get at this, I'm looking for a method to find parcels with frontage on ...
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AttributeError: Object: Environment <workspace> not found from ArcGIS 9.3 Geoprocessor?

This problem is occurring in ArcGIS Server 9.3, Python 2.5.2 I am exposing a typical python script as a geoprocessing service. In this script, I frequently use the gp.ListFeatureClasses() method, ...
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Authentication with ArcGIS Server Identity

Just getting back into ArcGIS for .NET again after about 2 years of doing the training course. I have a question about the "Add ArcGIS Identity" that you choose in Visual Studio - it doesn't seem to ...
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Debugging ERROR 999999 in Raster to Polygon Scripting?

I am trying to make a script which selects every .png file in a folder beginning with the letters "LG". I then want the scipt create a shapefile, replacing the "LG" with "SH", and then i want the ...
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Selecting items from layer not within or touching selected polygon using ArcMap?

Using ArcMap 9.3 I was curious if anybody has a script or vba tool that will select items from a layer that are not within a selected polygon or not touching the selected polygon.
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Dealing with empty feature classes in a ArcGIS 9.3.1 Python script

I have a script that goes over all the feature classes within a geodatabase (in ArcGIS 9.3.1) and copies them. The problem (as far as I can understand) is that when the script goes to a empty feature ...
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Get a Shapefile Geometry Type

I am making a python code for Arcgis9.3. In this code I have an input feature and I create a Output feature. I want that the output feature is the same geometry type as the input feature. At the ...
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Migrating ArcView GIS *.apr to ArcMap application of ArcGIS Desktop 9.3?

I have a lot of arcview .apr file. I need to open & edit in ArcMap 9.3, but the original project file is saved in .apr. I tried to use "import from arcview project". The project file can be open ...
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Labeling points numerically in ArcGIS Desktop?

I just created a points Shapefile, with 300 points. Using ArcGIS Desktop 9.3 I now need to label all of them numerically. Is there a way of labelling all of them, instead of me going to the ...
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ArcSDE locking Oracle schemas?

We changed a password on an Oracle schema, but apparently we have some rogue SDE clients - probably old ArcGIS map services on a dev machine somewhere - attempting to connect with the old password. ...
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Draw graphic on screen without requiring double click to finish sketch?

I am trying to get the user to draw a line (only 2 vertices) on the screen (just like the georeferencing link/spatial adjustment link). I got the below snippet from Esri website which does give me a ...
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Runaway memory usage with Event Layers in ArcGIS Engine and Desktop?

I have an ArcEngine application, based off an MXD with an axMapControl. Several of the layers in the map are event layers built with XY data in a SQL table. It has routing info applied from a ...
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Registration of modules in ArcMap?

I’m programming a module for ArcMap (ArcGIS 9.3) in Visual Basic (Visual studio 2005) realizing ITool interface. My task is to link it to ArcMap to reflect an icon on the Tools toolbar. The problem is ...
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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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Placing axis labels inside graticule on data frame of ArcMap?

I'd like to add a graticule in DMS to my map in ArcMap 9.3, having tick marks and label axes inside the main figure/frame (similar to the below map). Although setting it for tick marks is very easy, I ...
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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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Getting different values for area field calculations using ArcGIS Desktop?

We have self developed application based on ArcGIS 9.3.1 SP2. Our agents use that application to edit parcels. The parcel layer has a field SHAPE_AREA that is calculated by ArcGIS. Our application ...
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What are limits on ArcScene and TINs from LiDAR?

I am trying to load anywhere from 5 to 10 LiDAR TINS into ArcScene. I am using ArcGIS Desktop Evaluation (student) 9.3.1. I just built a new computer with a AMD Phenom II X6 1090T six core processor, ...
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creating geotiff in ArcGIS to publish in geoserver

How can I create a geotiff image (to publish using Geoserver)? I want to publish geo-reference image in geoserver.Then i chose image format as geotiff and create using arcGIS 9.3.It create tiff,tfw ...
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A script to populate a numeric field in Arcgis based on some content of a string field?

I have field in an attribute table populated with expressions like "6S2Olch1E", "10S1B", "9B3S2Olch" and so on. I need to make a numeric filed populated with only numbers associeted with letter S from ...
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Reading pre-10.0 File Geodatabase (GDB) using OGR?

I have been tasked with processing USGS's National Hydrography Dataset. However, it appears that the only available format is FileGDB (version 9.2-9.3.1). Looking at OGRs support for FileGDB, it looks ...
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When Versioning with ArcSDE can posted edits be cancelled or rejected?

I am using ArcGIS 9.3.1 and attempting to work with an SDE geodatabase (with one polygon feature class) that has already been registered as versioned. I'm new to versioning and am still trying to ...
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Saving output from automap package in the ESRI ASCII raster format

I would like to save the information generated from an ordinary kriging (processed with the function autoKrige from the automap R package), into a file extension readable in ArcGis for desktop 9.3.1 ...
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Georeferencing scanned map using ArcMap?

Using ArcMap 9.3, I want to georeference a scanned map of Sudan (Africa) as .jpg file format,coordinate points are marked on scanned map in 4 degree intervals. I am not familiar to georeferencing in ...
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Is it possible to have pages in mapbook link to different data frames on 1 layout page in ArcMap?

I am trying to create a map series of approximately 80 sheets, but I need to have 2 sheets per layout page. Basically, I need to know if there is a way to have the pages in the map series go to ...
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Georeferenced TIF files, can TFW files be created from TFWX files? - (ArcGIS 9.3)

I have georeferenced some image TIF files in ArcGIS 9.3. Update Georeferencing creates a *.TFWX file. Renaming to *TFW file does not place the image in the correct spatial location for software ...
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Starting ArcGIS 9.3.1 Desktop Development using Visual Studio 2008/2010?

I know VB Language. I am using ArcGis 9.3.1. and want to develop an ArcGis Desktop Development but I don't know how to start it. I have Visual Studio 2008 and 2010 available. ArcObject Add-ins are ...
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Not able to close custom edit form in ArcPad 10.2.2 using ok button

Summary of problem: I have problem with ArcPad in that the "ok" button on my custom edit forms is unresponsive when I am trying to add a new feature. Project set-up: I am using ArcMap 9.3.1 and ...
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Search and Select in Arcpy with Cursors

I'm working on a tool that identifies features and repairs them using an existing tool. At the moment I am struggling to put my idea into code however. The purpose is to use a search cursor from a ...
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Coordinates format in ArcGis 9.3

Regarding to Jay suggestion i open a new topic. Do you know how i can set in arcgis 9.3 coordinates only with one locus after comma, i mean like that format: xx xx xx,x not like i have now xx xx ...
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Exporting polygon features to individual image pngs

I have a shapefile with a few thousand polygons, ArcGIS [9.3] (and even PostGIS). I would like to export each of those polygons into its own thumbnail image file without any real context. What is the ...
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Equivalent for PostGIS ST_SnapToGrid in ArcMap 9.3

I'm new with ArcGIS and ArcMap. I need to round coordinates on precision of 2 decimals while maintaining relations between them. So basically I need to make something to be equivalent of ...
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Debugging AttributeError: Object: Tool or environment <tool> not found in arcgisscripting?

I have a problem executing the code below in ArcGIS 9.3. The file is not found in split_row_0717.py Please kindly help any modification and thank you. The error said that Traceback (most recent ...
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Extending batch of lines to another object using ArcGIS Desktop?

Is there any simple tool which allows to extend all lines in .shp to another .shp? To clarify, I do have river.shp and sections.shp on the river. I'd like to produce buffer from river, extend lines ...
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Get Raster Catalog Names from a File Geodatabase Programmatically

I'm trying to get only raster catalog entries from a file geodatabase using the arcgisscripting geoprocessing API. So far I am able to do this using the ListDatasets function using the ALL argument. ...
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Organizing point labels using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am creating a map with about 50 points and want to label the points numerically (i.e. 1, 2, 3, 4...) and provide a table with the corresponding point numbers in order with additional columns with ...