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Increase Line Spacing between Key Numbering Items

I am using ArcMap 10.3 and labeling parcel features by using the Key Numbering option. The key numbering list items appear too close together and overlap. I want to have more vertical space between ...
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How to prevent RGB composite flatten to 1 band after raster calculation

I have a series of landsat wanting to process in raster calculator, but after doing the tool it happened these output images only contain one single band. They used to be RGB 3-band images. It is on ...
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Repeat annotation labels for same feature on different data driven pages

I have an mxd with 29 data driven pages all at the same scale. I have the need to label hundreds of polygon features, so I converted the labels to annotation (stored in geodatabase and feature-linked) ...
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Loading multiple shapefiles from +1000 subfolders

I have a WATERBODY shapefile for each region within each province in Canada. The region subfolders also contain many other features that I do not need. I am trying to upload and merge all the ...
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Exporting Multi Maps like JPEG,etc with Python? [on hold]

I need to Export Multi Maps like JPEG or .... ETC with Python
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Checking in ArcMap 9.3 maps to ArcMap 10.3 [on hold]

I have a year's worth of data checked out from ArcMap 9.3 with an ArcSDE geodatabase. Due to work ticket system upgrades, we have updated to ArcMap 10.3 and changed to a file geodatabase. I have 2 ...
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Calculate mean elevation over a region

For the purposes of spatial interpolation, I have created a grid using "Create Fishnet" in ArcMap10.2 (I use the "label points", which have a spacing of 0,00833333 degrees). For every point (label ...
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Using ELIMINATE in ArcMap I Run “out of memory”

I created an apparently large dataset (> 800,000 features) by converting a tree height DEM into polygons. I used focal statistics to generalize the data for groups of trees of classified heights. ...
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Finding patterns using ArcMap?

I'm new using ArcMap and I have a GDB of schools (and its enrollment data) at block level. What I need to do is to find the places with the most concentration of enrollment in a radius of 5km. Since ...
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Combining rasters using weighted average

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 with spatial analyst. I have a series of several rasters that I am trying to combine into a single raster layer. The rasters are all different sizes (different extents) and were ...
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ArcMap 10.3.1 crashes when opening extension folder

I need to activate the Spatial Analyst extension, however each time I select "extension" ArcMap 10.3.1 crashes. This is what I'm doing: while in ArcMap, I navigate to Customize/extension then the ...
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Can Mars be mapped in ArcGIS

Can I use ArcGIS to map planets in particular Mars? Where would I start in terms of basemapping and projection?
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How can I create a raster of a color spectrum out of a RGB?

I try to select a colorspectrum out of a RGB-Layer. For example, I have a RGB-picture (tif) of a carpark with red,green and blue cars. How do I select or create a new raster/layer with only the red ...
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Using Near Feature Tool with Conditions

I am using near feature tool in ArcGIS 10.1. However, I need to add another condition to it (not only the nearest). The feature (point) that i am looking for, is the nearest (point) and also doesnot ...
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Network distance calculation in ArcMap 10.3

I am trying to calculate distances between 11 points (shapefile with points) along river network (shapefile with lines) by using the Network Analyst - Create OD cost matrix. I have done this ...
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Formatting tags doesn't seem to work?

I am trying to do a simple format of a text box in ArcMap. I went into the 'About Formating Text' and copied a tag to change color and when I apply the setting, the text doesn't change color and the ...
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In terms of SQL, what exactly is Query Layer's “Unique Identifier” doing?

When you make a link with a database using Query Layer in ArcMap, you must select a Unique Identifier, which ensures that the resulting Layer only has unique records in the Attribute table. In some ...
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VBscript to not include empty fields

I am trying to create a label in arcgis with about 30 columns with this basic VBscript: [field1] & vbnewline & [field2] & vbnewline &[field3] & vbnewline...ETC How can I make it ...
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Cropping attributes to only show those inside a layer

I am currently learning to use ArcMap and I am trying to crop the lines (roads) in the below image to only those inside the state polygon. Is there a way to do this. I have tried via the attribute ...
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What can I do when snapping doesn't work correctly?

I'm trying to manually edgematch some adjacent polygons. When I try to add a vertex to snap it to another vertex on an adjacent polygon, it invariably undoes itself, as shown in this video that I made ...
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How to set the cell size of a tiff to 1 meter when working in a Geographic Coordinate System?

I am working in a Geographic coordinate system in ArcGIS, and I need to create TIFFs by exporting rasters. THese .TIF file must have a resolution (cell size, or GSD) of 1 m. Is it possible to set any ...
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Create a stacked Python label expression in ArcGIS for Desktop 10.3

I have a number of polygons representing exploration licences and a series of attributes including licence name, operator, partners and associated interests (%) within each licence. I am trying to ...
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Displaying X, Y coordinates on ArcGIS not working

I am trying to geocode some coordinates I have from my Excel sheet onto ArcGIS but everytime I do so, it doesn't show up on the screen. When I right click on the sheet layer to see where it went, it ...
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Geocoding Using ArcGIS

I want to geo-code 400,000 Addresses in the Netherlands using ArcGIS Geo-coding tool but I have a problem with defining Address locator and Reference data! For defining the address locatore, 1)address ...
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Georeferencing raster images with ArcGIS Desktop 10.2

I am trying to georeference as built plans (raster scans) but they do not show on the georeferencing tool bar (drop down menu) to enable editing. I am using WGS 84. How do I fix this? I am using ...
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How to find distances between two points specified by attributes

In ArcGIS 10.3, I have a point dataset of Students with which college they study at. I need to find out can I run a network analysis on the entire dataset which will find the distance of each point to ...
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Labeling Poles in Sequential Order on Data Driven Pages Along a Curvy Route

Is there a way to automate the process of labeling poles #'s on data driven pages along a curvy route in sequential order? The many bends and turns of the route is throwing off the ordering. the ...
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Resampling raster in ArcGIS

I have a raster that I need to resample and its cell size is 250m x 250m.I need the cell size of the new raster to have width of (9km) and height (9km). ArcGIS keeps crashing when I am doing this ...
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Reclassify a raster based on proximity to other cells in the same raster

Using Arc 10.2.2 with the Spatial Analyst extension, I have a single band, signed integer, 8-bit raster. I need to reclassify cells within that raster based on their Euclidean distance to other cells ...
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Missing overviews for mosaic dataset?

I have a mosaic dataset with rasters that cover the entire US - One for each county. When I generate the overviews, there is a chunk missing. When you zoom in, the imagery shows up. There are no ...
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Arc Raster to polygon mesh?

I have a landcover raster with 1,364 X 1,303 cells. I would like to create an output vector mesh depicting every cell outline. Thus, the vector would contain 1,777,292 polygons. The raster is a ...
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Polygon data to Point Feature Data

Using ArcGis 10.0. What I am looking for is a way to get point features that are placed in a polygon to have the same "Address" value. This is the same as the "Spatial Join" feature, however, I am ...
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How to extend polylines to the nearest point

Hi could anyone tell me a way of getting my polylines to search for a point within a certain number of meters of their start/end points and extend to it? edit: There was some broblem uploading a ...
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Spatial join of polygon to point not transferring attributes in ArcGIS for Desktop?

What I have: 1 point layer with adresses. 1 polygon layer with zones. What I want: 1 point layer with the polygon info added. I just did the spatial join, the columns are added but there's ...
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The concept of polygon volume tool

I have calculated the surface area and polygon volume for talus slopes. I have set reference plane to above. I would like to know the concept of how "polygon volume" tool works. Also, on what basis ...
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Need to find strings that contain the same word twice

I have attribute data with owner names. I need to select data that contains the last name twice. For example, I may have an owner name that reads "BENNETT MCCARL & ARNETTE BENNETT". I would like ...
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Writing table view to disk (ArcGIS)

I am attempting to collapse three separate (non-spatial) tables with related records into one. I have used the Make Query Table tool to do this (I think) by joining them based on a shared field, ...
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Is there any model builder in QGIS or other open source GIS?

Like the ModelBuilder of ArcGIS for Desktop to run simultaneous geoprocessing tools, is there any model builder available in QGIS or any other open source GIS software?
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How to Create in Route Event layer with Right Angle?

I have collected GPS points along the road. and got Right angle Tape measurements of Boundary walls and other objects from that respective points. I have those records in Excel Sheet and GPS ...
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How to collect values from iterated intersections, in ModelBuilder

I have a points feature class which I am intersecting with a number of polygon feature classes, one at a time (i.e. points AND polygons1, points AND polygons2, etc...). Each time I do an ...
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How to change grid label style in arcGIS 10.3

In all my maps the grid labels looks like: I try to find a way to change it to that label style: I work with version arcview 10.3. I seek in data frame properties-->grid-->style - but didn't ...
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Report all the results from vehicle routing problem in network analyst of ArcGIS in one sheet or table

I solved a vehicle routing problem in ArcGIS and I wanted to know how I can have all final results in one platform. I know I can look at each route item see how many orders were allocated to the ...
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Mathematical operations using the appropriate files in few directories

I have 3 sets of data (directories) - let say A, B and C. In each directory I have raster files numbered 1, 2, 3 ... etc. I do not know how to do any mathematical operation using the appropriate files ...
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Convert DateTime field to Just Date in Label Expression

I have a DateTime field (ex: CreatedDate) and would like to only show the date with the label. How would I setup the label expression to do this using python?
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How to give polygons a classificaton code in ArcGIS?

Does anyone have a trick for assigning polygons a code based on the classification classes? For example, if I symbolize the population of census blocks with 10 classes using Natural Breaks, I would ...
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Merging CAD and .mdb table into a feature class

I have cad file (.dwg) which contains the geometry and the attributes are in the tables of access (.mdb) database. The common FIELD in both of them is "HANDLE". How do I convert these into a ...
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How to view .grd and .gri file format in ArcGIS 10.1

I have downloaded a file from DIVAGIS, the landcover map of India, and it is in the format of .grd and .gri file. How can i view these files in ArcGIS 10.1?
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Field Calculator - conditional function and string variable?

I know this question has been asked before in different fashions, but I can't seem to get my python script to work despite looking at all the relevant questions I could find. I am simply trying to ...
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How to Invert Deleting multiple fields with delete tool in ArcGIS 10.1 SP1

I have a feature (polygon) with nearly 60 fields in it. Now I want to delete all fields except 20(or a list of) and they are not one after one, no they are somewhere in the droplist. But to select for ...
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Landsat8 View Imagery Service in ArcMap Layer Time Issue

I'm attempting to work with one of the newer ArcGIS Online subscription imagery services called Landsat 8 Views which allows you to view Landsat data for the US across several dates in 2013. I can ...