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AcrScene Export to 3D Webscene polygon issue

I have been putting together a 3D basemap for our campus, Washington State University, and have been trying to share my model using the export to 3d web scene arcToolbox tool. For the most part is ...
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Skip an iteration in Model Builder

I am trying to iterate through some feature classes, named "Hos_AllPatients2014", and select the certain data and name it "Hos_IP", then export it to the corresponding folder "Hos". I have already ...
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ArcGIS Toolbox functions missing all parameters?

I recently installed ArcGIS 10.3.1 and now all the toolbox functions (that I have tried) open, but they have no parameter fields. For example, the "Add Field" tool comes up with the standard toolox ...
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Getting flood depth grid values for road segments?

I have a 2 features, the first contains values for flood depth (Raster, GRID). the other is a road network (vector, polyline) that has been clipped to the boundary of the depth grid. I am racking my ...
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Domain is not attached to field

Hope you can help me: I had an Excel table with data and I created a table in ArcGIS via "Excel to table". Then I generated a domain from that via "Table to Domain" (the field type is text) and then ...
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error 00289 while projecting raster

I tried to project satellite image of pixel size 2.5m*2.5m. It's in wgs84 UTM zone 44 North. I tried to project it to nepal_87 but failed. The error massage displayed was 'error-000289,failed to alter ...
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Adjusting extent of raster?

the coloured file contains landuse information and it needs to have the same number of columns and rows as the DEM in the background for further processing. i can't get it to work - "clip" and ...
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Drawing polygons from legal descriptions using bearing directions in ArcMap?

I have many property descriptions I need to add into my GIS that are described using bearings (such as South 01 degrees 41'46" West for 25 feet, then continuing in a different bearing to create a ...
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Creating search function for ArcReader?

I’m looking for suggestions for the following scenario: I work in a department of 45 non-GIS users who’ll each need to create specific parcel based map illustrating 1 subject property and between 3-5 ...
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Selecting adjacent parcels with similar attributes in ModelBuilder

I am working on a project that is trying to identify shared ownership of adjacent parcels on abandoned industrial lands. I'm using ArcMap 10.2.2 and ModelBuilder right now. The first parts of my model ...
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Dynamic XY to line with SQL

using arcmap 10.3 Trying to create a 'live' draw of lines between two coordinate points. So far I have been able to easily create the lines into a new shapefile using the XY to Line tool however I ...
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Delete observations that fall outside of shapefile

I have data that locates places by xy coordinate. I have plotted them on a shapefile. As you can from the sample map I have uploaded, many of the xy coordinates are incorrect and locate places ...
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ModelBuilder Output Problem

I created a tool with MB and run inside MB with great and correct output results but, when I tried trough the ArcMap, I Got different results. I have to output folder which are holding original and ...
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Aligning Points in Decimal Degrees

Running ArcMap 10.3 I am displaying a layer of manholes from a table coming from SQL. The XYs are in decimal degrees however they are displaying no where near my other layers (NYC PLUTO). I have ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 Archydrotools watersheed delineation AdjointCatchment error

The process of adjoint catchment processing considered during watershed delineation, it is complete but I only have a very small number of watersheds. I found the following error, in the report: ...
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fail to convert polygon to raster

I have a shapefile with 520 districts each with a value. I am trying to convert this shapefile to raster using feature to raster tool. Input feature: myshapefile Field: value Output raster: ...
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Different number of columns and rows in raster datasets

currently I am dealing with the creation of a landuse file. I have geoprocessed a google earth .tiff-file over my DEM and created three polygon featureclasses via the editor tool containing areas of a ...
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GP Service analyser gives error 00068: broken project data source

I'm trying to publish a GP result to both my live and dev servers. I ran the tool, clicked on the result and published to the live server without a problem. Then I clicked on the same result and ...
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What kind of raster mosaicking to use in land cover analysis

I have to mosaic two rasters (Landsat ETM+ scenes) to one single image and then analyse its land cover. Which option to use to avoid seeing a distinct line in the place where two different ...
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Integration of LAS file with multipoint setting in ArcGIS [duplicate]

How to integrate with las to multipoint setting for las file in ArcGiS? I already choose input class codes and input return values (return 1-5 and last returns) to bring along the classes (ground, ...
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Implementing ArcSDE cost effectively? [on hold]

I wish to implement an ArcSDE environment without breaking the bank. I would be wanting SQL databases. What version of SQL can I use? Limitations with SQL express? Is ArcGIS for Server required? Any ...
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Using If Statements in ArcGIS Calculate Field?

I've never used Python scripting before and can't seem to figure out how to use an If statement in the Field Calculator tool. I have a field called 'MAX_GRIDCODE' which returns the highest force a ...
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How to split by attribute into own shapefiles? [duplicate]

I'm using ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop. I have a shapefile with multiple polygons. I want to split the polygons into their individual shapefiles. I tried using the Split but get hung up on the ...
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Vertical section of viewshed

How can someone make this vertical section of a viewshed analysis (e.g. in ArcMap)?
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Inconsistent Value Using Calculate Value in ModelBuilder?

I have a set of models that use Calculate Value to store file locations as strings for use in model variables and outputs, and am having an issue with the model either hanging on to the first value it ...
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NHD layers won't redraw in ArcGIS 10.1 at small scale?

If I am already zoomed in to a smaller scale and then add the NHD Hydrography dataset (already clipped to just Texas), I can see all the NHDFlowlines, NHDAreas, and other layers that come in the ...
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Arcgis 10.1 Archydro tools, converting RasterToPolygon How can I solve: ERROR 000732: Input Table:

I´m using arcgis 10.1 and Archydro tools. During the Catchment Polygon Processing, one of the steps used to define the watershed limits, I get the folowing error: Executing: CatchmentPolyProcessing ...
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Add nodes to polyline at set intervals

I have a shapefile polyline which I would like to add nodes to at set intervals along its length. Is this possible in ArcGIS 10.2 and how would I go about it?
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Extracting Multi Values to Points and Dissolve afterwards with ModelBuilder?

I want to extract Multi Values from 2 Rasters to Points and dissolve these points afterwards with an ArcGIS ModelBuilder model. In the Dissolve function I want to make some statistics of the extracted ...
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Writing Python script to populate fields of layer with underlying info from another layer?

I have layers of points and lines that have to be updated regularly. It needs to have the intersecting attributes from another layer stored in its fields/attribute table. IE. towns, school districts ...
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How to rectify a georeferenced Google Earth image and corresponding layer

I am still a newbie to georeferencing and ArcGIS. I imported an image with place markers from Google Earth. Then I opened up the image in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. I then georeferenced the control ...
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Create a Loop for Arcpy

I am looking for help to write a loop a arcpy.CalculateField_maagement process where the User is asked with the 'raw_input', prior to the tool running "Do you need to change a field value(yes/no):", ...
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Working with lidar points (LAS To Multipoint) in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Currently I'm working with the LAS format and want to transform from WGS84 to RSO Kertau Malaysia. I'm using ArcGIS-Las to Multipoint and Data Management Tool-Project and succeeded in the ...
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Reducing cell size of DEM for processing reasons?

I need to calculate the solar radiation for a region of interest, and I am using the 'solar radiation' tool implemented in ArcGIS (10.1) and a DEM with cell size 1x1. It is 3 days now that ArcGIS is ...
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Importing shapefile (.shp) in Adobe Illustrator

I am working in ArcGIS, in order to enhance the quality of map , I need to import the shapefiles with all layers, to adobe illustrator. Can anyone suggest the steps doing this?
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Unique ID script field calculator

I need to generate a unique id using field calculator in ArcMap. I am a student and I am having problems finding the script or getting auto increment to work or anything else.
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Loading feature linked annotation to existing sde Database

I have feature linked annotation (composite) in sde Databese and i need to add / load annotation from another Database FGDB, is there a way to do this? or i need to make all the prosses again (Lable ...
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Selecting alternate files (every second) as inputs to ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have multiple ‘pairs of images’ that need to be mosaicked but I cannot find how to automate selection of the 'paired' file names as inputs into a model. Each has a file name such as ...
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Showing/displaying relationship between Earthquakes and Fracking operations?

I am presently analysing the relationship between hydraulic fracture operations and possible associated induced seismicity. I have both the earthquake data (as a shapefile with lat, long, magnitude ...
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Geocoding Adresses with varying levels of reporting accuracy?

I am trying to geocode a database that has, I'll call it "4 tiers", of address types. They are: Numbered Street (e.g. 506 Taproom Way) Cross-street (Happy Road $ Jubilant Blvd) Hundreds Block (500 ...
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ArcGIS Data Interopabality Extension and Exporting from Mapcom M4

I am exporting from Mapcom's M4 database into Geodatabase or Shapefile. I have the ArcGIS Data Interopability extension and I was able to connect and export the Lines, Points, polys, etc. When I ...
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Removing ArcGIS Online icons in Mac menu bar?

I'm running ArcMap via VMware and each time I open it, an icon gets added to the menu bar. They never go away when I quit the program, so I wind up with quite a little collection until I reboot. ...
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Automating Viewshed Analysis for 100+ points in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS? [on hold]

I am looking to create a script or some sort of work flow to analyze the viewshed of 100+ points (in a .KMZ file) using either ArcGIS 10.3. I can also download and use the most recent version of QGIS, ...
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When debugging ArcGIS add-in, can't use “Edit and Continue”

I've been working on this add-in for years, and just today set up a new computer with VS 2013 and ArcGIS 10.3. When I run my add-in from the debugger, breakpoints can be hit, but I can't edit when ...
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How to draw contour lines with exact distance?

I am not a professional GIS user so am desperately trying to draw contours with exact distances around my samples (points). I have 67 samples and I would like to draw contours around these points. ...
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ArcGIS and / or QGIS and UAV tech [on hold]

I see it has been almost a year since the last "UAV and GIS" question was asked here. Finding some incredible youtube videos recently showing remarkable results doing UAV and GIS together here and ...
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Data copied from Excel to ArcMap layout view not exporting?

I prefer to use excel to make legends as I find it quicker than using ArcMap. Occasionally in some projects when I copy these in they appear fine in ArcMap, but some aspects don't export. ArcMap ...
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input range (0-2) values as a integer [on hold]

Is it possible to input range values (e.g. 0-2,2-4, 4.5-5) in arcgis database as a integer or float so that it can be queryable. In database column it take input range values as a "text" which is not ...
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How to export from WINSTAR to ArcGIS [on hold]

I have data in a very old "winstar" type of format. However, currently I only use ArcGIS for Desktop and QGIS. Does anyone have an idea on how I can import this old-fashioned winstar stuff to ArcGIS ...
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Limiting digits in ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.2. I want to create a land information system, one of the features attribute data includes a citizen id field, it includes 11 digits, for preventing wrong value entering, i want ...