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Get count within ArcGIS report

I have a file gdb feature class which contains cropland fields, and within the table are data fields for Landowner, Acres, and many other items. I have a report based on the table which has no data ...
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How can I remove rows that have duplicate cells in 2 dif files - while choosing which file has the dup removed?

I have 2 files and I merged them together into one file-geodatabase feature class. I want to remove entries from File1, Column C, that also appear in File2, ColumnD. I attempted to use the ...
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Help impelmenting ILayerEffects in Graphics layer to use transparency

I tried to get graphics in an ILayar class and implemented ILayerEffects to get transparency but it does not help can you help me? I am attaching the class file. using System; using ...
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Python field calculator

I have a point shapefile with the following columns mosaic hypo result condition 2000 1700 1500 1000 980 . . AND i want to write a script that will do the following: ...
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ERROR 000157: Input and target dataset should have the same number of bands. Failed to execute (MosaicToNewRaster)

This is just a continuation of my former post:Batch Mosaic Rasters: arcpy.MosaicToNewRaster_management (ERROR 000628: Cannot set input into parameter coordinate_system_for_the_raster) --where I batch ...
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tracing tool in arcmap Problem

I need to edit my road polygon based on road edge,however,i have problem with that tools.Certain area i manage to use the tracing tool but certain area the tools like not functioning.. Any idea to ...
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R to ArcMap, erroneous change of spatial reference

I have SPOT5 imagery from Northern Sweden / Finland. Data is downloaded from SACCESS service and is provided in Sweref99 TM projection. When opened in ArcMap the data is shown in Sweref99 TM as ...
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Option windows in ArcGIS clipped out

I recently started using 10.2.2 in my new laptop and I'm having trouble in the 'pop-up windows' like the option windows inside the application (pls see the attached figure). The options windows are ...
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What is coordinate system of US 1990 census tract data

I would like to set coordinate system of US 1990 census tract data using ArcGIS for Desktop. Do you know how I can do this?
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Collecting the all the outputs from the iterator in model builder to single file

I am using the model builder for integrating some of the Network Analyst tools. However, after running the model only the last output is being saved, as the one output is replaced by the other output. ...
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Arcmap 10.3 crashing on launch using either existing MXD or just launching app

I recently upgraded from 10.0 to 10.3 and am having a LOT of crashes when trying to launch the app. I have been using MXD's started in 10.0 but re-saved under 10.3 as well as ones started fresh in ...
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Advanced python labeling in ArcMap - working with null values

I'm trying to label certain features using a specific field (osm_name_58_en). However, when this field is null, I want to label the feature with (som_english_32_name). If both are null then I want ...
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Auto-update a feature class with Python + .csv?

I am hoping to find out how to automatically update a feature class. We have semi-regular updates to an ArcGIS Viewer for Flex website. Looks like a Python script may be the way to go about it (and I ...
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ArcMap 10.3 - Anything Python related causes crash to desktop

Problem: ArcMap crashes to desktop anytime I use a Python related function (Toolboxes, Field Calulator, Etc) How I got to this point: I was trying to gain some familiarity with Python programming ...
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Transitioning VBA Code to ArcGIS 10.2

I am moving some applications written in VBA that have been working in ArcGIS 10.1 to ArcGIS 10.2.2. I have the ArcGIS VBA Compatibility patch installed, in addition I have gotten several ...
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How to calculate solar radiation for 1h

I need to calculate solar radiation for 1h, so I'm picking the option Within a day on Area Solar Radiation tool and I'm putting 12 as initial and final time because I want the instantaneous insolation ...
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Using different symbols and colors for each row in a shapefile attribute table

I have a shapefile where I have a column of individual locations (ID field below), and then a column of yes/no data for each location. Some locations were visited twice and got different results. I ...
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Displaying labels from join of annotation with polygon feature class?

I am trying to add the labels from an annotation feature to a polygon feature class. I have converted the annotations to points and then spatial join though still some labels does come but they are ...
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How to generate random points from FIDs using ArcPy or ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I'm trying to generate a shapefile of random points using FID from the attribute table. My attribute table has 800,000 features and I only need a sample of 240. Is there a way to do it in arcpy or in ...
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Creating network in ArcMap from an RGB image to find optimal path between locations?

I am hoping to find optimal routes from an Origin (car park) to destinations (Library, Blocks, Rec Center). I have an RGB ortho-mosiac image taken from an UAV that I want to digitize paths, car ...
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Integrating ArcGIS Desktop and web map? [duplicate]

I have some data that has been mapped in ArcGIS Desktop. I would like to develop something like if I add/change some parameters a new map can be derived so that it can be used for predicting as well. ...
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Projection of Boston housing data

Boston housing data provided by GeoDa center is a well-known dataset. GeoDa Center provides this data in shapefile format. A metadata file included in the download indicates that the data use ...
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Weighted Overlay final raster to indicate inputs

I have a weighted overlay that identifies the most important areas in a corridor scaled from 0 - 100. I would like to be able to click on a cell and be able to identify which input rasters contributed ...
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Mosaic to raster 16BIT Error 999999

I am using ArcGIS for Desktop 10.1. I am trying to merge a few 16bit rasters by Mosaic to New Raster. The problem is it makes me do only a 8bit output making me lose pixel data bigger than 255 and ...
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Installing ArcPy on Mac?

I want to use an answer from Batch shapefile merge, with adding and calculating field to create a merge of 50 shapefiles but I only have a Mac. Is there a way to install ArcPy on my Mac so I can ...
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How would I use field calculator to mark min & max values associated with a case field? [on hold]

I have a point shapefile for which I need to mark the minimum and maximum point value that is tied to a case field. Once marked I would use the marked values to symbolize categories 100th, 1000th and ...
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Finding number of left and right turns for each shortest route

I have a network dataset for a city. I have, lets say, 200 trips that are made in that city. I constructed the shortest route for the every pair of the trips, and also the actual route travelled by ...
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Scripting Address Coder actions in ArcPy?

I am currently using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop that comes with the "Address Coder" tool. This tool has some features that I need as part of my geocoding requirements: in specific, the option to append ...
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How to change sign of z value in a large dataset?

I have data in an XYZ format (saved as a .txt file) that I am importing into ArcGIS and then converting to a raster using the point to raster conversion. However the Z field in the data represents a ...
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LiDAR data download, merge and mosaic (Minnesota state)

I have been using the toolbox found here to download LiDAR data for MN (Minnesota-US). The tool is very convenient for downloading multiple tiles but the merge/mosaic function of the tool is ...
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Cutting a polygon out of another polygon with python [duplicate]

Licence: ArcEditor Version: ArcMap 10.0 i have some issues to separat my data with python. To illustrate the problem, i have simplifyed the data with figures. I want to cut the blue polygon ...
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Calculating offset distances perpendicular to parallel lines in shapeile with results written to table using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a line shapefile with sets of parallel lines (or sticks on the map) representing the map view of horizontal gas wells that were drilled. I'm looking for tool or Python script to measure the ...
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Blank error while using load objects in ArcMap 10.2

I'm trying to load data from an excel file to a feature class using load objects. After matching all the fields I get the following blank error and no data is added to the feature class. Does anyone ...
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Unable to select anything when Georeferencing shapefile in ArcGIS for Desktop? [duplicate]

I have a shapefile I converted from PDF > CAD > shp and I want to georeference this using Georeferencing toolbar. However it will not let me select anything. I've tried turning editing on, but ...
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How does GIS detect the error causing field in “ExecuteError: ERROR 001156”

I always get all types of errors, and would like to know if i can use the information in these error messages generated by arcpy to fix the issue and repeat the step where it occurred. for example in ...
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Legend of CORINE land cover in ArcGIS 10.x layer file

I am looking for the legend of Land Cover (Corine Land Cover) for ArcsGIS 10.x. as a layer (.lyr) file. I want to symbolize the classes without setting the RGB color values one by one; especially for ...
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How can I add a custom toolbox to ArcMap, and see its script?

I'd like to add a custom toolbox to ArcMap, and also see the script it's written in. To do the latter, I'm trying to open it with my python editor, but it doesn't open it.
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How can I write the output of a ModelBuilder process to my attribute table?

Using ArcGIS 10.2, I've put together a Model Builder model that counts the number of wind turbines in a buffer zone: When I'm done, I can see how many turbines have been selected at the bottom of ...
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Display coastline

I have a raster converted from shape file(tool point to raster). Can anybody prompt, how to display coastline? I can use contours, but are not focused at condition "elevation = 0". Is there any simple ...
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Table to ellipse not working properly

I have a point shapefile with fields major_axis, minor_axis, azimuth, POINT_X and POINT_Y. There are values in those fields. I run Table To Ellipse, it goes without errors but what i get at the end is ...
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Extracting many raster values for statistical analysis in JMP

To summarize: We have 28.5 million XY coordinates we would like to compare up to 6 raster values for, and prefer to look at those values in JMP. We are exploring interpolation methods in ArcGIS for ...
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Batch merging field mapping

I made the following script to merge shape files of different format types (poly,line, points): def main(): import arcpy from arcpy import env import globalpath import os ...
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Python labeling expression using numeric field not working

I'm trying to label parcels from a shapefile in the Python expression below in ArcGIS 10.2. All parcels should be labeled with the last 8 characters of their [PARCEL_NUM], and parcels 10 acres or ...
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What does number of shapes does not match the number of table records mean when trying to repair a data source?

I'm trying to repair a data source on arc from a .shp file. Every time I match it with the correct .shp file it display an error message stating "Number of shapes does not match the number of record ...
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Checking if polygon fits inside another polygon using ArcGIS or QGIS?

How do I check if one polygon fits inside another polygon? Furthermore how do I automatically check if one polygon fits in other polygons of my shapefile? I have a shapefile with thousands of ...
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Combine Raster and Feature Class selection

I've been working on a quite complex analysis with ArcGIS 10.2. But now I'm stuck at a problem... I have a raster file and a polygon feature. The Raster file stores information about Zmax, Zmin and ...
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Problem with scripts and tools in ArcGIS 10.X

I'm trying to figure out what is going on with my ArcGIS and how to fix it. What has happened: everything was ok, I had 10.3 prerelease installed and I was warking with it. I was writting my srcipt ...
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Generate a series for each Survey_ID based on chainage sequence [on hold]

I want to generate ascending series for each Survey_ID based on the chainage sequence. For example, the number of records in the first Survey_ID is 8 and its chainage starts with 23 and ends with 93. ...
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Import OpenStreetMap to shapefile in ArcMap

I would like to import an osm file to a postgresql in order to be able to extract soe information and convert it to a shapefile. I have downloaded the PostgreSQL. My question is what are the main ...
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Georeferencing of OMI Swath product in ArcGIS

I am using Aura OMI UVB Level 2 Data Product-OMUVB (V003) to monitor solar irradiance over Pakistan. This is a swath product with He5 format so i have used panoply to open it. I exported the ...