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Populate field by numbering different types of roads using field calculator [duplicate]

I am trying to populate the Func_class field by numbering each type of road in my attribute table. I have different road types such as 'secondary road','local road','main road' see picture etc I ...
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Batch export all layers in ArcMap document that have selected features?

I have several layers in an ArcMap Document. All of these layers are stored as shape files. Specific features of the said layers are selected. I want to export the data as shapefile programatically. ...
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Why the modelbuilder doesnt give the actual result

I have 20 pairs of origin and destination. And, also I have 20 different line barriers for those pairs, as I want to determine the shortest path between them. If the name of the origin and destination ...
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Merging USGS DEMs in ArcMap?

I've downloaded some USGS DEMs from the National Map. I can open them in ArcMap 10.2, but I need to merge them into a single raster. Unfortunately, the DEM-to-Raster tool doesn't seem to recognize ...
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Iterating two different feature classes based on sequential order and clip

I have a watershed feature class with 273 polygons, in the attribute table there is a SiteID column that is populated as so: A1 A2 A3 A4 etc. I also have a buffer feature class with 273 polygons ...
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Point to raster: QGIS vs ArcMap

I have an equidistant point grid (0.5m) and created a raster from it in QGIS and ArcMap, with different results: QGIS: Raster -> Conversion -> Rasterize Result: raster, with points in the top left ...
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Computing Area Weighted Average on Rasters Using Raster to Polygon

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop. I am trying to compute area weighted averages for polygons in a shapefile using values in a single band raster data set. The approach I am taking is that I am ...
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How to find diverge locations in ArcGIS

I have a road centerline file. I need to identify the those locations where an Interstate diverges and joins a local street. Using the Feature vertices to Points, I am able to find merge and diverge ...
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Select rasters from a folder that intersect the tiles of a polygon shapefile

Ideally I want to create a model in ArcGIS model builder that will iterate a folder of rasters and output the ones that intersect polygon tiles in another shapefile. I have the polygon shapefiles ...
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How to maintain transparency of a layer during edit sessions?

I'm editing the polygons of one shapefile to more closely match the polygons of another shapefile, essentially tracing the one over the other. I've set the transparency of the layer under edit to 75%, ...
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how to export .tbx to matlab workspace ? where i can use it to process multispectral image

i am having a tool model and i want to use this model on an multispectral image in matlab export of .tbx in matlab working.(remember the image is just for an example to explain my problem.)
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ArcGIS - possible to set the drawing order of polygon features [duplicate]

I have a table with polygons that I wish to display in a map. I would like the smaller polygons to appear on top of larger polygons. Is there a way to set the drawing order such that the larger ...
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Creating a table of multiple rows and columns from attribute table

I am trying to create a street index a City. I have a table that has all the street names and their grid references. I am looking to create a street index using that. I think turning off the undesired ...
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10.3 Symbol Selector

I upgraded to 10.3 from 10.2. I tried to SAVE a symbol but the SAVE AS button is grayed out, rendering saving as not possible. I've tried rebooting, re-opening the mxd... What solutions are ...
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How do I measure the distance between two points within a country arcmap

I have two shapefiles with points distributed over the whole world. I would like to measure the distance (like the crow flies in km) from each point in shapefile 1 to the closest point from shapefile ...
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Viewshed Analysis for bridge polyline observer feature

I am using the Viewshed tool in ArcGIS 10.2 to determine the cells from a DEM that are visible from a highway corridor that has a bridge crossing a river (my observation feature). My question is in ...
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How to create “undulating terrain” for playground in ArcGIS?

How could I create undulating terrain in ArcGIS? I know I could create it by creating a TIN model but first I need to have "input data" - shapefile with Z (height in attribute). Is there any way I can ...
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Network Analyst - how to add polygons automatically

I want to create a network from shapefile TIN Triangle (in the Attribute Table it is the field, slope_deg). I have 19728 polygons in this shapefile. I want to change the route based on the slope. How ...
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ArcMap shutting down when I add rasters to a mosaic in foreground processing

I'm trying to add rasters to a mosaic - I was initially trying to do this by background processing but I was receiveing an error - I've followed the advice of this article ...
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How to determine the columns generated when uploading a KML into a Google Fusion table

I created a Road Segment shapefile with ArcGIS desktop, the shapefile has the following columns:'CellID' 'RoadName' 'Description' Like so: I converted into a KMZ file which I then converted into a ...
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Domain List not populating during editing in ArcGIS 10.2

I have created new field "Facility_Type" to the existing feature class and applied coded value domain. but during editing domain value is not populating. You can refer the attached screen shot.
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How to identify data frame which scale bar corresponds to in ArcMap?

I need help to identify the data frame (from several data frames) that corresponds to a scale bar in ArcMap?
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Selected Line feature to Buffer in Model Builder

How can I Create a model in arcgis model builder for Select one road(Line) from Road network and then create a buffer for that particular line feature. there is a big road network and we want to ...
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How to Mosaic Images using ArcMap when coordinate system is undefined?

I have images which are not Georeferance with any coordinate system and i want to mosaic those images in ArcMap 9.3
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select by location point in polygon with sql query

I have 2 tables table a this one a polygon layer with 10000 records table b this one a point layer with 600000 records in postgresql geodatabase i select a polygon feature with the query by input ...
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Creating raster depicting landcover/use change in ArcMap?

How would I create a conversion matrix in ArcMap 10.2.2 to display the changes between two rasters (Land Use Land Cover Maps)? I have produced Land Use Cover Change maps from temporal satellite ...
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Split multipart shapefile into separate shapefiles [on hold]

I have a multipart shapefile, which I would like to split into many individual shapefiles (by FID for example). Is there some way to do this in ArcGIS 10.x without using python?
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Aggregating raster pixels in coarser resolution

I am trying to aggregate 3 meters resolution land use map to coarser 30 meter resolution in QGIS or ArcMap.In fact I wanna make similar with Landsat MSS and TIR resolution.Could anyone please help me? ...
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Transforming takes long time with st_transform

I have two shape files contains considerably large data. I exported them to my geodatabase(using arccatolog), which takes 2 days. The problem is their srid must be changed. So i tried creating new ...
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Generate a single shapefile from various intersection agreements

I have five vector files wherein I want to determine the spatial agreements among them using intersect. Here is my illustration. (Actually these are forest shapefiles from five different forest maps.) ...
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correction contour line at point of intersection with water courses (“V” or “U” ) [on hold]

I have contour lines and the network of water courses draw manually with stations of photogrammetry , the problem that operators do not always manage to trace the curves shaped "V" or "U " has the ...
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Filter and display an ArcGis ImageServer service by an attribute in an Desktop Addin

What I am trying to achieve is to either filter an existing Arcgis imageserver service, or get the results of a query and display them. The reason I want to do this is that I have a huge mosaic ...
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Labelling polygons intersecting another polygon file

I have a series of polygons representing land packages and another shape file representing contour polygons of flood elevations in steps i.e 2-5m 5-10m >10m. I am wanting to label a polygon with the ...
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How to use a wildcard for a field to sort many shp

I want to use a wildcard for a field so as to sort a group of shapefiles. All of them have the same columns but there is one column in each of them with only the first 4 characters common. Is ...
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Point Density produces enormous size rasters [on hold]

I am trying to analyse density of points that represent crime locations in Northern Island. I have shape file containing 92k points. My data is in projected coordinate system (BNG). I tried to run ...
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Area and distance calculation/measurement unexpected after projecting? [duplicate]

I have converted a GIS shapefile of Botswana from the geographic coordinate system GCS_WGS_1984 to the projected coordinate system Africa_Albers_Equal_Area_Conic to be able to calculate the area of ...
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Buffer for multiple layers not displaying on map

I want to do multiple buffering for multiple layers like rivers, roads, settlements, lakes. But, when i carried out buffering of these layers in arcMap 10.2.1, only the buffer of road is displayed but ...
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How to automate ArcGIS map production using Python?

I have this layout; it's a map that I divided it to 25 parts using FISHNET from arctoolbox. I want to prepare only one layout and then using a Python script I want to be able to automate the ...
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Converting start/end easting/northings to a single point for visualisation

I have eastings and northings for the start and end of 5m sections of the UK railway network. I want to convert these points to a central point between the start and end so I can visualise the ...
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Problem in creating diagram with ArcGIS Diagrammer 10.2

I want to create diagram using ArcGIS Diagrammer .I use esri transportation Geodatabase as sample. when i import XML file of the sample,the links of the relationships do not show in ArcGIS ...
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Extract by Attributes in Model Builder, “Table Name is Invalid”?

I'm attempting to use "Extract by Attributes" in model builder as part of a larger model. I'm trying to pull 6 different attributes out one by one in order to create random points within their areas. ...
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Python toolboxes missing (Can't use ArcGIS 10.2.2 toolboxes)

I was trying to use Hot Spot Analysis Toolbox on ArcGIS 10.2.2 but this error message appears: updateParameters Syntax Error Runtime error Traceback (most recent call last): File c:\program ...
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Custom sort index for Data Driven Pages?

I am creating maps of underground utilities using DDP with a grid layers as my index layer. Each grid shows a segment of the run. The pages must be generated in an order that maintains the continuous ...
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ArcGIS GeoPDF Adobe

I am exporting a map from ArcGIS (10.2) as a GeoPDF with georeference and attributes. I am viewing both with Adobe Reader 11 with the free TerraGo Tool bar, and with Adobe Pro. The eventual goal is ...
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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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Creating map with same-area hexagonal polygons using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm trying to figure out (1) what this type of map linked here is called (I've been unable to find the name through search), and (2) whether there is an Arc tool that will transform a shapefile or ...
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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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Getting value from arcpy.GetParameterAsText?

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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Method to translate PgRouting to ESRI Network Analyst network dataset?

I have a network dataset in a PostGIS database that is set up and routable via PgRouting. I would like to take this dataset and import it into Network Analyst in ArcMap in order to make some ...