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Creating attribute field with restricted values on ArcMap? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a field in my attribute table for polyline features and I want the values for the field to be restricted to specified options (that is, a field with just YES/NO value). Any ...
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Creating feature class showing WMS sub-layer raster footprints

Is there a way to create a feature class / shapefile showing the extents of imagery provided by a WMS? I have access to a WMS service that numerically lists sub-layers. I'd like to have a layer to ...
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Sum area of specific poly attributes within raster grid cell

I have a polygon layer (A) containing several different land use types (road, building, etc). I also have a different GIS layer (B), a raster of NLCD land use/land cover. I would like to sum/...
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Using non-unique names for attribute indexes of file/ArcSDE geodatabases?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop. Within a file geodatabase does an attribute index name need to be unique? I thought that it did, but I have not been able to find any documentation to say ...
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Create a line perpendicular to an existing line in ArcGIS

For an existing set of line features, I would like to generate a perpendicular line, of say 1km, at the midpoint of each existing line feature in ArcGIS. I imagine that The methodology would be to: ...
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Visualizing elevation profile across a whole mosaic dataset?

I'm working with many DEMs derived from LiDAR data (IMG format) in a mosaic dataset. This allows me to create hillshade (or shaded relief) functions to display the data, which is great. However it ...
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Address locator is using the chord of true curves instead of the actual line

I am setting up the addressing for my municipality, but when I try to assign the FromLeft, ToLeft ... etc, it assigns them along the chord of the curve instead of along the road centreline, which ...
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Can a Mosaic Dataset have rasters with different vertical units?

I am creating a Mosaic Dataset (ArcMap 10.3) that contains LiDAR dems from a number of different US states. The data is in different coordinate systems (UTM, State Plane meters, State plane feet), ...
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Fix all overlap errors without changing number of features

There is this set of features, they are owned lands that have been individually added as features, naturally they aren't perfectly placed I have fixed every big overlap and now only small lines ...
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kernel density estimation-mask layer-arcgis

I have a vector layer with points (road accidents) and another polygon layer which is the area in which occured these accidents. I ran kde where I changed the environments-raster analysis (I added as ...
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Executing Power Equations in Raster Calculator?

I am attempting to conduct a calculation in raster calculator, however I am coming up with numbers that I know are incorrect. The equation I am attempting to execute is as follows: 84.146e-.00006x ...
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ArcMap Time Slider-> features disappear when I enable time function!

When I go to the properties and enable the time function, seen in the screen clip 1, and then click OK or apply, my polygons (and their attributes)disappear and are not visable in the time slider tool,...
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ArcGis: Count categorical variable per nuts3 by overlapping point-file and polygon-file

Download from this website the NUTS_RG_60M_2006 files (shapefile) and the csv-file T_DischargePoints_West.csv (source) and save them on your computer. Open them through ArcGis and plot xy-points. You ...
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Arcgis select by attribute the day of the week in date field

I am trying to select a specific day in the "Select by attributes" tool. I know you can select using a day from 0-31 like this: EXTRACT(DAY FROM "TimeStampStart") = 5 But I was wondering is there ...
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Extracting raster value to specific range using ArcPy?

I have multiple rasters with range 0 - 255. I want to extract range from 0 to 100 using Arc GIS python script and after extraction I want to multiply all raster by 0.01 and save it with same name as ...
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error with python script in field calculator

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 version in desktop. I wanted to assign landuse names (Landuse_04 column) based on the codes those are in my attribute table as the column ID_MAP. once I am done with editing the ...
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Comparing multiple polyline shapefiles to single key file

I am working on a project where we are comparing participants' spatial memories. We take them through a circuit, then later in the lab they draw the route they traveled. I want to be able to compare ...
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SQL for spatial view of line start/end points (Oracle ST_GEOMETRY)

How do I create a spatial view that generates dynamic point geometry of the start point and end point of a line feature class? The environment is Oracle, SDE 10.3.1. I have successfully made a ...
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Delete temporary files from geoprocessing in ArcGIS 10 and above

I am seeing my computers C: drive fill up quite quickly. I assume its from many geoprocessing things I have done. Is there a way to find the files Arcmap creates as temporary? The folder I am in is, ...
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Model to correct .gpx to shapefile

I have created a model that converts .gpx's to shapefiles and changes the projection. Each shapefile has the same output as the .gpx's input. Instead of deleting the original shapefile and renaming ...
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Segment polyline at distance from points

I have polylines with many vertices (i.e., a river). For analytical purposes, I want to segment this line at specific distances from points that occur along these polylines. Normally with straight ...
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Export Address Inspector Address Points into its own layer?

I am a new ArcMap user. I have the ArcMap Base Map, some county parcel data layers and found two important addresses from the data using the 'Address Inspector' as shown in the pictures and placed a ...
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Calculating difference between two rasters using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm using ESRI Desktop 10.2 with a spatial analyst extension. Can Spatial Analyst be used to calculate the difference between two water level raster files, or do you have to use 3D Analyst?
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ArcMap 10.3.1 crashes trying to import feature class to geodatabase (GIS tutorial book - 1)

I am going through Tutorial 5-7 (in GIS Tutorial Book-1) and there is section called "Import files to Geodatabase" which is throwing error in my software where i cant import multiple or single ...
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Allocating a number to groups of polygons ArcGIS

There are 13,466 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. I have a map layer with each island being comprised of multiple district polygons. I would like to give a number to each polygon to associate it ...
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Inputing Temperatures

I am attempting to impute temperature based on elevation in ArcMap 10.2, using a regression equation. So far, I have been unsuccessful, as my output raster from my regression equation has the high too ...
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How to query breadwinning mothers in IPUMS USA microdata?

Overall goal: Map rates of breadwinning mothers throughout South Carolina. I haven't been able to find exactly what I need in American Factfinder. I am looking for something that comes close to what ...
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How to find a route between two points if the two are not along the network?

I have browsed through a lot of posts and I haven't seen any to address this issue. My research plans to solve the distance from a point to another point using the selected highway network (...
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Joining/Merging Shapefiles?

I have a shapefile of a water main and I want to find specifics about it by adding other shapefiles to it. For example I have a shapefile of the roads and of waterways; I want to identify where both ...
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Displaying Related Data

I have a feature class of 100 points. Each point represents a location that is continually collecting data every hour for a year. I know I can make a relationship class to the database tables that are ...
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Set maximum dynamic legend size for map service app

I'm working on a print template for a map service we are developing. Users will be able to pick which layers they would like to show, and then automatically have that map applied to a pre-made layout. ...
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Max value of overlapping Polygons

Licence: Advanced Version: ArcMap 10.3 In my shape are thousands of overlapping polygons. My goal is, to generate a new output in which the biggest overlapping value represents a new polygon/...
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Query in symbology as in labels using Arcgis 10.0

I'm using a bigger data set of points indicating different categories in ArcGIS 10.0. Single polygon, say district, may have a number of categories in it. I was wondering if I could make query of ...
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Large 3d features layer in cesium

I'm trying to show a huge feature layer 3d from arcgis on Cesium. I tried to generate a KML with Layer To KML option - which generated me a 3gb KML (Which of course will make Cesium to crash). I read ...
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Importing GPX files into ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop Basic? [duplicate]

I want to import GPX files into ArcMap. There is a good answer What is the simplest method to add GPX files into Arcmap? for version 10.1 using the GPX to Features tool but that is not available in 10....
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Losing data from ASCII file converted from Raster

Over the past six weeks I've been attempting to create a grid box for a multiple scenario approach model. I felt the best way to do this was to download some SRTM tif files for my location. The ...
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Splitting polygon features at specific widths using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a group of islands and I need to divide them into different segments based on feature width at several locations. There are four values for width (50m, 100m, 200m, and 300m) which I need to ...
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Editor Tool, Areas instead of Segments in ArcMap?

I'm studying this tutorial: https://learn.arcgis.com/en/projects/get-started-with-arcmap/lessons/predict-the-impact-of-the-proposed-road.htm But I can't complete the "Digitize the proposed road" ...
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Unable to add basemap to new map [duplicate]

I tapped on the down arrow closer to the Add Data bottom but the Add Basemap that appeared could not be selected.
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Using gridded data (including temperature and rainfall) converted and merged at district level?

I am trying to put together a climate dataset on precipitation and atmospheric temperature for districts in India. On the one hand I have climate data obtained from NOAA website, which has long term ...
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Conflating two road networks

I have two line feature classes representing the same roads. Their geometries are only crudely similar, while their attributes are totally different. I am trying to add the attributes of one feature ...
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Knowing coordinates of four corners

I have exported map as image from ArcGis. How to know the coordinates(latitude and longitude) of four corners?
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Using grid cells and point data to calculate encounter rates across surveying area?

I am fairly new to GIS. I am currently evaluating wildlife sightings across transect lines and want to calculate the occurrence of encounters, per area surveyed. So essentially look at encounter ...
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Writing point feature classes fields to polygon feature classes field in ArcGIS?

I have one database and two feature classes. One of feature class is polygon other is point featured. I want to write points names to polygon attribute table with commas which are intersects. my ...
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Create Buffer Where Size Based on Field Value from other shapefile

I am trying to create a buffer for a polygon(HPO) where the size is dependent upon whatever value is found in a particular field in a polyline shapefile (TestJoinSeg). I believe I can use the ...
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ArcGIS 10.4 - Context menu options “grayed-out” when right-clicking layers in table of contents

I'm experiencing a strange phenomenon where, when I right-click on a layer in the table of contents, the items in the context menu (Copy, Remove, Properties, etc.) suddenly become "grayed-out", and ...
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Joining records from two tables that are not completely identical

I am trying to join a table and a shapefile using ArcGIS 10.2.1 and I need some help. The table has simple records similar to this one: OID1 WORK1 1 XW-02600 2 LL-02608 3 PM-02609 4 GL-02610 5 ...
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Interpolating Temperature over Elevation on ArcMap

I need to overlay or create a new image file in ArcGIS that overlays temperature point data I have for California onto a 30m resolution DEM for that state. I have explored Co-Kriging, however I have ...
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How do I convert a fire frequency point shape file into a fire frequency raster?

I have a point shapefile that I want to convert to a raster image using ArcMap 10.2. The shape file has a number of points on top of each other. Each point is a fire. I want to make a fire frequency ...
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The points are not displayed in ArcScene? [closed]

I display some points in my 3D Scene, but as I define de Base Heights, the points dissapear. I looked for an answer and I read that the "Feature to 3D By Attribute" tool could work, giving a numeric ...