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How to delimit point distances in ArcGIS for Desktop per Thiessen polygon

I have 2 shapefiles. The first set contains x,y coordinates for 1100 hospital locations. The second pair contains x,y coordinates of about 7000 villages that are served by the hospitals. This means ...
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Create a point at intersection

I want to create a point at the intersection of two lines as it appears on the attached image. The red line is the stream network, and the green line is the 600m contour. I use ArcGis 10.2.2
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Get List of manualy selected features on MXD and run script on selected features : [on hold]

Using arcgis 10.3, I trying to write code that when i do selection on layer manualy on MXD (not in the script) and run the script, the script need to run just on the selected features. I have tried - ...
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Automatic point plotting in ArcGIS from thresholded image

I would like to know whether it is possible to plot points automatically on a map in ArcGIS by using a raster file as a reference. The image below would represent an example of line that comes from ...
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ArcGIS 10.3 modelbuilder works in edit mode but not in “casual mode”? [on hold]

I basically finished my model now and it works! If you right click the model, click edit and then run the model it works. However if you just doubble click the model and select the nessesary ...
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How to open this WWF shapefile? [on hold]

I would like to display the following data in ArcGis. It downloads very fast, but I can't seem to open them in ArcGis. Can anyone help me with this?
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How to update null geometries from an attribute

I have a large point feature class and have realised that there are several hundred features with null geometry. Fortunately the coordinates are stored as an attribute. So What I need to do is update ...
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Printing data driven pages takes a long time or not working

I am using arcmap 10.2.2 I have a document that has 31 data driven pages on it. Each page is in the 1:6500 scale, and I have a background map consisting of 15 different shapefiles for a county (like ...
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Feature class, Inspection Table and Defect table - Relationship Classes

I have a file geodatabase with 3 elements in it. Lighting layer (assets) consisting of point items. Inspection table (containing inspection information for those assets) Defects Table (linked to ...
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Merging USGS DEMs in ArcMap?

I've downloaded some USGS DEMs from the National Map, which appear to be .adf files. I can open them in ArcMap 10.2, but I need to merge them into a single mosaic. To do this, I've created a raster ...
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ArcMap: Multipart to Singlepart and Explode are not working

I am trying to separate multipart polygons, however in case of Multipart to Singlepart program seems to be working for around 15 minutes and then it crashes and when I try to Explode I get the ...
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Set up files for spline

I've converted "Polygons to Raster" so I can perform a spline, but I can't git the raster as in input on "Spline" without Error 000840. Tracking down other solutions, I tried to "Make Feature Layer" ...
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What does “You do not have necessary license to run tool” mean when ArcGIS extension installed and activated?

I just purchased ArcGIS for Home Use 10.2 and installed and activated the extensions with the codes I received from Esri. The ArcGIS Administrator says Yes for Installed and Authorized, and even has ...
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How can I display my Excel file in Arcmap 10.4?

I am currently working on a project. I have created an excel spreadsheet: So, I need to attach the spreadsheet into ArcMap 10.4 and show the states population percentage. I have already created a ...
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Help with Modelbuilder workflow

I am new to ModelBuilder and am working on a project to teach myself how to use it for graduate research. A friend of mine recommended it to me since he was doing something similar in class. I am ...
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How do I remove username / password from an ArcGIS mxd?

When you create an mxd and use layers from a database connection where you are using "Database authentication" and clicked "Save username and password" and share the mxd with others, why are others ...
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SQL Error: Latitude values must be between -90 and 90 degrees

I'm more of an ArcGIS user than a SQL Server user but I have polygon data in a 'geography' type in SQL 2008 R2. For a couple of these poly layers, I get this persistent drawing error in ArcMap: ...
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How to Reverse Geocode?

I am pretty new to ArcMap, only learning this program within the last few days. I have this parcel data in a .shp file, as well as a proposed highway. I need to find the addresses of each parcel and ...
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How to get 4 values for different Indexes and names of rasters for set of points?

I am trying to get 4 values for different Indexes and names of rasters for set of points, but get problem with defining function def extractIndex(raster, pathName). It gives me error: File ...
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Unsplit line Reversing Line Direction

I am using the unsplit line tool and I noticed that the direction of the lines with multiple segments is getting switched the opposite direction while the single sections seem to continue in the ...
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Problems with Path Distance tool in ArcGIS

for the first time I run the Path Distance tool in ArcGIS but I guess something went wrong, and the process went into a loop. I needed to calculate the path distance to rivers. I use a rivers shpfile ...
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Use Parse Path and Get Field Value for Output FC Name? Model Builder

Is it possible to combine my parse path "value" and my get field value "date" to name my output feature class? Essentially, I want the name to appear as such: "_40588_04102016" So my output feature ...
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Problem creating Python Toolbox in ArcGIS

I am trying to create a Python toolbox (pyt). I right click the folder, select New and click Python toolbox. This returns an error dialog box: "failed to create the toolbox file". Although a ...
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Python with ArcCatalog for Table or Geography view?

Is there a way to automate the preview tab in Arc Catalog using Python? Say if I wanted to preview the geography of a feature class where I have the path and just don't really want to connect to the ...
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ICESat/GLAS coordinate system conversion

I have to import ICESat GLAS14 product data into ArcGIS. I managed to export into an ASCII file the binary GLAS data using NGAT tool, but the coordinates system are in an uncommon format ...
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Multiple Input Feature Classes with Different Names - Model Builder

I have created the model below to create "straight lines" from a route (Feature Class is the Route in the model). This model will save me a lot of time compared to doing it manual. The manual steps ...
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Beaver ponds on stream profiles

I have a shapefile with polygons of beaver ponds and a DEM of the area of river watershed where ponds are located. I want to check if a river gradient and a river valley shape effect area of a pond. ...
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ArcGIS Cost Path Analysis. How to extract the area covered by the many possible shortest paths?

As you can see in the picture ArcGIS Cost Path Analysis produces different results based on chosen direction (blue path direction: start->stop, red path direction: stop->start). As Cost Path ...
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How ArcScene import collada to multipatch?

I want to know how ArcScene creates triangles, triangle strips, triangle fans and rings as in the attaching picture. What is the rule or algorithm that it uses?
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ArcSoc used up its stack

My published Geoprocessing service crashs always when I start it. Now I found the following error in the dump file: Error Message: The thread used up its stack I didnt use any loop in my arcpy ...
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Geostatistical Wizard - Ordinary Kriging problem after export

I'm not sure qhat I'm making wrong. I used the geostatistical wizard to perform an ordinary kriging. The resulting Geostatistical Layer looks like this: After using the GA Layer To Grid Tool by ...
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Problem exporting shp to CAD with ArcMap 10.4 - all features export to layer 0

I am finding trouble when using the tool to export shapefiles to dwg when using arcmap 10.4. After using the tool to create CAD fields, I name the fields "Layer" and "RefName" the same way, and set ...
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What is the difference between Polygon To Line and Feature To Line in ArcGIS?

What is the difference between Polygon To Line and Feature To Line in ArcGIS? Is feature to line a more abstract way such that it takes in not only polygon but like dots and other feature classes ...
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ArcGIS Python Security Concerns

I’m working for a large organization which are using ArcGis Desktop on some (windows) clients. The security requirements for the system is very strict, and a part of that is prohibiting the users the ...
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Is it possible to add polygon type of feature class into network mesh?

According to this article Network dataset contains basic features. Like Point and Line. I want to add Polygon feature classes into the dataset, how do I do it? Is there an additional step to connect ...
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Pivot Table Error ArcGIS

i have used pivot table in arctoolbox of arcGis, while i did it, this of my result of summary table, the field is text format, but however it is has numeric value (year value), after using pivot, the ...
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Select Adjacent Tax Parcels by Area

I am trying to select for adjacent tax parcels where their total area would be close to a specific value (450 acres). Area is already an attribute of each parcel. ArcGIS v. 10.3.1 Unfamiliar with ...
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ArcMap function in field calculator not working

Trying to return everything except the last element in a field after splitting it. Using ArcMap 10.2.2 in the field calculator. !ST_NAME!.split(" ")[:-1] This returns a null value in attribute ...
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ArcGIS: segmenting buffer based on polygon corners

I have hundreds of square polygons which I've created a single continuous buffer around the polygons. What I'd like to try and do is try and break this buffer down into segments based on the corners ...
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Script Error 'Invalid Pointer' in Spatial Analyst Tool

I have ArcGis 10.3 (previously 10.2 version) running on Windows 10 (previously Windows 8). My GIS licence is provide by my company where I have an intership, so I can't just uninstall/install back the ...
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Topographic Wetness Index

Is there any option to SAGA to calculate the Topographic Wetness Index ? I have a big area and I tried many times with SAGA, the last time I thought the results was ok (before SAGA would crash or give ...
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Script Error Invalid Pointer

I am just learning ArcGIS 10.2 and it was working well until I tried to use the Export to a Geodatabase (single) option for a dbs table I made. Since then, it seems I now get the same Script Error for ...
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How to specify two different and separate conditions in query builder?

For example, I have a table containing well log data for multiple operable units. I would like to make a query outputting a table where Operable unit=001 OR 002, AND Formation= Residuum. I would ...
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Multiple Relationship Class Links Attrbute Information Put In One Table after Intersection

I have made a file geodatabase that has one shapefile (we will call it shapefile 1) and four tables in it (we will call tables 1-4). I am trying to make shapefile 1 have relationships with all four of ...
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ArcGIS: Add XY Data isn't plotting in the correct location.

I've done this correctly so many times, I don't understand what's wrong. The x and y columns I'm plotting are in decimal degrees. Latitude is X and Longitude is Y. I am plotting to Nad 1983 datum, ...
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ModelBuilder Iterations and Data Storage

OK, so here's my situation. I have a large series of rasters divided into two categories, let's call it Type A & Type B, a pair for each of a few hundred date/time snapshots. The date/time for the ...
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ArcMap 10.3 interoperability; can't get WFS to display the right set of polygons based on my search envelope

So I have this public WFS, from which I want to make a selection to save in a custom feature class. I've made an interoperability connection, chosen the right feature classes to display, set the ...
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Need to snap multiple polygons so no gaps

Is there a tool to snap together multiple polygons so no gaps? Not polylines, but polygons. I have multiple polygons covering 8,100 sq. ft of territory for separate utility shape files; it took 3 days ...
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How to batch Check geometry in ArcGIS for a list of datasets from a CSV?

We have around 50+ gdb's(in different folders) which has 450 datasets in total. Among the 450, we have a list of 100 feature dataset's for which we have to do QAQC. So is it possible to batch Check ...
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Geoprocessing Service crash while executing

I have created a geoprocessing service, which can print a webmap(JSON) to a PDF or PNG. The ArcGis for Server and ArcGis for Desktop are running on my workstation. The Website, which host my webmap ...