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Export DDP to MXD based on Raw_Input?

I am running ArcGIS 10.2.2 Version 10.2.2.3552, using ArcMap. I have searched and haven't found anything on this or if it is even possible. I'm trying to add something to my script that allows the ...
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Cost Distance for urban and roads?

I've been working in GIS for years but I haven't done much raster analysis until recently. I need to create a cost distance for an urban area for a land capability map, and also one for roads ...
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Depth of run-off water

I am working on modeling surface run-off due to a rain event (e.g., 5 year rain for a duration of 30 mins.) over an approx. area of 30 km2 for which I have a DEM and necessary soil as well as ...
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Definition Query to hide attribute data

SQL help please! I've tried searching, but can't find the help I need. This is for ArcGIS Advanced 10.2. I have a parcel layer with all kinds of info that the general public shouldn't be able to ...
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How do I select all points from a range of dates?

Is there a way to select points from a range of dates to create a new layer? I want to clean up my data by making all points from previous years a separate layer but doing a selection by attributes ...
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Including travel direction in added cost barriers using Network Analyst?

I've created a walking network in ArcMap 10.2 and I'm planning to add point barriers whenever a pedestrian has to cross a road junction. The point barriers will incur a time cost, i.e. when the ...
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Limiting Imagery to a Certain Area

I have a layer that shows some imagery in Ontario. I would like to get rid of the imagery that I don't need, because I only need it to be in 6 squares that I have. Is there a way to restrict the ...
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working with switch cases C#

I have two polygon layers in ArcMap which are on top of each other. The user selects a record in the first layer (either by using the Select tool or through the attribute table) and I show the ALPS_ID ...
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Label point according to cartographic representation position instead of geometry

I have set up a cartographic representation on a point feature class, which simply offsets the point. I would like to label the point at the representation, not at its physical location. I had a look ...
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Can I exclude pages when exporting?

Using ArcMap 10.2: when I'm exporting data-driven pages can I exclude single pages using some existing formatting rules (e.g. (-5) or [-5])? It would be a tad easier than my typical method of using ...
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Feature Class Iterator in ModelBuilder

I am hoping to run a simple Iterator operation in ModelBuilder, but everything I attempt is not producing the right results. I have a Geodatabase with many point files in it. I want to run and ...
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Converting 12-hour time to 24-hour time using Field Calculator

Does anyone know how to convert string time formats in ArcMap v10.2 from 12-hour to 24-hour using a simple query in the Field Calculator? i.e. NO Python, NO editing in Excel, NO changing my Windows PC ...
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Drawing 100x100 meter with 5 rows and columns grid centered on one point for multiple points?

I am trying to find an easy way to have arc draw grids for me that would use my already established data point as the center. Anyone aware of any tools/ processes that may help?
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Wetterzentrale maps georeferencing - coordinate system?

I'm trying to georeference two maps from wetterzentrale in ArcGIS. In what coordinate system are those maps created?
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UTM ED 50 transformation to WGS84

I have a set of navigation shot points (pre 1975) with coordinates that are based on a UTM ED50 zone 33 projection and I need to transform these to WGS84. My procedure has been to load the excel fine ...
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Iterate origins and destinations in Modelbuilder for OD cost matrix analysis

I want to analyse the distance to school for students & the average distance for students from the school point of view. I use OD cost matrix cause I thought it would be handy with the origins and ...
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Meter Coordinates to decimal Coordinates

I have an excel file in which I have XY coordinates, example on the attached immage that is the form XCoord | YCoord 15822.426100 | -2747650.026000 I need them in the form ...
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Python code for decreasing polygon size based on percentage?

I would like to decrease the size of polygons by percentage and not by distance in order to implement this into ModelBuilder to loop over a number of polygons. To my knowledge this tool is available ...
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Kriging Interpolation

I am using the kriging interpolation tool. I included two dummy values within my dataset:- an upper limit and a lower limit. I ran the tool in arc map 10.1 software. However, I want to change the ...
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Copy protection via license file for ModelBuilder models?

I've build a large model in the ArcGIS ModelBuilder and I want to share this toolbox with some other people BUT I don´t want to lose control over it. The first step was to set a password to my script, ...
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How to upload to an Attribute table

I have digitized a polygon using Arcmap 10.1. I want to upload fields from an excel table into the attribute table of the polygon layer. How do I do this ?
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Independently zoom data view without zooming layout view

This is probably a really noob question. How do I zoom in on the data view without it modifying my beautifully positioned layout view? I just want to be able to work with my data zoomed in, but ...
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Spatial Interpolation/Resampling of Point Surface Data - Axes @ Different Resolutions

I have a simple set of data points in x,y,z format. This was data collected from a ground penetrating radar over a physical distance of: 45m x 25m With a resulting grid of: 90 x 100 (9000 points) ...
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Finding changes in values over time

I'm working on a study on gentrification using ArcGIS, and I want to see which areas in my city have seen major increases or decreases in property value over the last few years (and map that to ...
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How can I import pdf maps to ArcGIS?

I have few hazard maps (with color coding) of a particular state in a pdf report. I am a newbie in GIS and need to use these different maps from the pdf for combined interpretation. Can the colors ...
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How to make an inundation map?

My task is to calculate the area available for specific plant species in a natural reserve that has been reconnected to the tidal influence. First step is to create an inundation map for a natural ...
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ArcGIS implementation of an R-script for estimating spatial autocorrelation

How do I implement the following in ArcGIS? rho.from.data <- function(ras){ require(spdep) require(maptools) #-- Generate Spatial Pixels data frame from raster file --# r2r <- as(ras, ...
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layers not overlapping [on hold]

I have two layers in the same projected coordinate system with extents not overlapping. When I check it under Layer properties - Source - Extent then this is not the same (for one of the layers top, ...
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automatically generate useful scales for data driven pages in ArcGIS desktop and store it in attribute table of shape file

I have followed the advice on the post How to automatically generate useful scales for data driven pages in ArcGIS desktop. I followed the advice, but when the process executes it was only the last ...
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Using pymssql to create a table using python ArcMap 10.3

I am using ArcMap 10.3 have a my data in a geodatabase (MS SQL Server Express) and I am trying to write a python script that does a bunch of spatial and non-spatial data manipulation. I need to dump ...
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ArcGIS Split Raster tool results in black rasters

I have a rather large raster that I am trying to split into small tiles in PNG format to upload to Autodesk Infrastructure. I came across the Split Raster tool and thought it would do exactly what I ...
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Combine Community Layer with County Layer in ArcMap?

I have a County shapefile that I am trying to combine with an updated community or jurisdiction shapefile. I have tried Unioin, Merge, and Spatial Join, but am not getting the desired results. The end ...
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How to extract values from raster at points with many different rasters and points

I have a folder containing 100 DEM rasters. I have a point file containing thousands of points. I need to collect raster values at all of these points. Only some of the rasters intersect with the ...
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How do I normalize the values in a single Field (from a table) in ArcGIS?

First of all, this is my first post, and I would like to appreciate all the useful information I have found so far on this site. Second of all, I have encountered a problem, in Field Calculator. ...
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Specifying alternate symbology for print vs screen

Is there a way to specify an alternate symbology for print output in ArcMap (as opposed to what is currently on-screen? I am thinking along the lines of the functionality offered by CSS. For ...
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Assigning values of points outside a buffer to points within a buffer

I have 10m buffers around line features and a point shapefile which has some points intersecting the buffer. I would like to take each point that falls within the buffer and assign it the value of the ...
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extracting the outline of raster imagery using GDAL

Salams I want some help regarding developing a method using GDAL to extract and represent the footprint of any raster file (or group of raster data) in a vector format... any ideas please ??
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Moving multiple features to snap to nearest edge

I have thousands of long rectangular polygons which I need to align to a specific/nearest edge. The screenshot below demonstrates what I need to achieve: Yellow and white dotted features need to ...
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Adding task for selecting polygon or rectangle using ModelBuilder?

I was trying to create a model which could include selecting a polygon or rectangle and clipping it and then create buffer. I could do the later steps but adding a task for selecting a polygon or ...
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How to correlate different set of krig maps because it intersects?

I have a dataset of points and get some of its points to do valdation. How do I correlate the two sets of data points in after I used kriging interpolation with the R value result? I am currently ...
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Remove/Hide SHAPE.STArea() & SHAP.STLength() fields

Is there a way to hide SHAPE.STArea() & SHAP.STLength() fields in feature classes in an SDE GDB? I'm working with a client who says that these fields were not in any feature class in the GDB and ...
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Can multiprocessing with arcpy be run in a script tool?

I have been tinkering around with the multiprocessing module to resolve some processing of data in ArcMap 10.3. I have created a script which works fine if I run it in IDLE. I see all my cores max ...
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Explaining ArcGIS Raster to Polygon output?

I want create a new shapefile with selected fields found in a raster which depicts landcover. I first attempted to run Raster To Polygon. However, some class names no longer appear, as shown here: ...
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Help with python, import update csv values to feature class fields

I am trying to update a bunch of field values from a csv file where there are existing (incorrect) values in my featureclass. After searching I came across a similar post (Help with Python Update ...
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Concatenating fields while also replacing values within certain stings [on hold]

I am trying to use python to concatenate multiple fields in a polygon layer. Specifically, I am attempting to combine the values of four fields into one: EXPCODE = !MATRIX! & !PLANT! & !PCT! ...
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RebuildIndexes and AnalyzeDatasets dataset requirements

I noticed that the ArcGIS help shows the Rebuild Indexes and the Analyze Datasets tools having their respective dataset inputs as being optional. If you did not provide a dataset for this input in ...
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Spatial Join Layer Derived from Zonal Raster on Original Polygon

I'm trying to do a 1:1 spatial join between polygons created from the zonal max of a slope raster on the original zonal features. The problem is that the jagged edges cause the target features to ...
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Fixing Hazus 2.2 Installation error?

I did a new install of ArcGIS 10.2.2 today along with an uninstall of Hazus 2.1 and an install of Hazus 2.2. The installation seemed to go fine but when I Open Hazus 2.2 I get the following error: ...
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Dynamic user input model builder

I'm making a costing model. I need to require the user to input unit costs and then the model will multiply the unit cost by number of units. How do I add an input box that has no connection to a ...
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Adding polygon attribute to a gdb raster

I am working with the gSSURGO soil database which has many tables with data and one raster file. I managed to join the tables to the raster, so now I click on my map and can see all raster attributes. ...