ArcGIS for Desktop is an Esri product from the ArcGIS Platform. This tag should be used to distinguish issues with it from those of ArcGIS for Server, ArcGIS for Mobile, ArcGIS Online, etc

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Issues with extract by mask tool

I am using the extract by mask tool to fit my raster to a mask (province of Nova Scotia). I've noticed that the raster doesn't quite fit the mask; the north and south boundaries of the province is ...
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How to delimit point distances in ArcGIS for Desktop per thiessen polgyon

I have 2 shapefiles. The first set contains xy pair for 1100 hospital locations. The second pair contains xy of villages about 7000 that are served by the hospitals. This means each hospital serves ...
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How do you use the Raster Calculator in ArcGIS to combine rasters using the Con statement

So, I'm busy doing an assignment where we have to use a Weighted overlay to generate a raster of suitable places to plant crops. I've put all the factors in the weighted overlay and generated my ...
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Finding diameter of pipes on either side of valves using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm using ArcGIS desktop 10.2 and I need to find the diameter of pipes which are either side of a particular valve. There are over 2000 of these valves on my map so I'll need some sort of tool. The ...
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Export attribute table values to CSV

I am getting false parsing and un-necessary quotes for 3 numeric fields when exporting table to ascii (CSV). Items are all DOUBLE. "675,654","5,567,000" is the resulting export format which should be ...
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How to project WGS84 raster in lat/long to WGS84 UTM in ArcMap 10?

I know this is suppose to be simple and I've found similar questions. However when I try to do the same (data management tools > projections and transformations > raster > project) inserting input ...
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Hillshade with too big pixels

I digitized some maps with isolines every 4m. I created a DEM and the Hillshade. But the hillshade has big pixels. I use ArcGIS 10.3. Is there something to be look out for that I might have done ...
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Append table returns null values in ModelBuilder?

I'm using Tabulate Area to count numbers of pixels in each class within buffers surrounding different points. I'm using model builder to perform this operation on many different points at many ...
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Convert code VB to Python

I need to convert this code to be used by python in ArcGIS if [Field_1] < [Field_2] : pd = [Field_1] else: pd = [Field_2]
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Write CSV table for join self in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I wonder how I would write a table for a join which I want to perform. Right now I wrote a .txt File, tab-seperated. The headerline only contains letters. Here is the problematic table: ...
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Error 010240 when calculating mean of a list of rasters - Cell Statistics

I'm trying to calulate the mean value of a list of rasters but I am always getting the following error: RuntimeError: ERROR 010240: Could not save raster dataset to < value > with output format ...
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Using linear referencing for real time traffic in ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I'm using real time customized traffic for Network Analysis in ArcGIS 10.2.2. The traffic display as segment based. In other words, when i want to show free flow for a road i have to assign one or ...
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Troubleshooting fdo error: -1 [GDB_ItemRelationship Types] from ArcGIS for Desktop?

I installed a trial version of ArcGIS 10.3 a month ago, and I use this at home for some extra work. I brought my data from work, and worked on it yesterday with out any problems. However, ArcGIS ...
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Update all cells in column to match value of first row?

I have a point layer; the attribute table includes x and y coordinates of original centroids associated with the points (the points were generated from the perimeters of circle features and still ...
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Distance unit between line and point shapefile

I have two files: A point shapefile containing latitudes and longitudes of points. A .kml file that I am converting to a line shapefile. Objective: To find the minimum perpendicular distance of ...
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Nearest intersections outside the polygon in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have two layers, a street network and a polygon, and I want to find the nearest street intersection points just outside the boundary of the polygon. For example some area is closed by police and I ...
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Semivariogram modeling in Arc Gis Geostatistical anaalyst

I want to know that what units of distance for lag size is used in geostatistical analyst 9.3.1 Arc Map. I am not getting the same from software. Please reply, if anyone knows about it.
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How to export ArcGIS feature class to Waze?

I've got a geodatabase containing a local municipality road system. I'm looking for a way to export it into Waze in order to improve Waze existing road system. The only way I found so far is to edit ...
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Combining information from one raster with another raster

I have two rasters, A and A1. Raster A is the image below that is greenish and has the following attribute table: The table has two fields that I need: Value and class_name Raster A1 is the ...
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Interpolating points conditionally

I have two sets of data. One comprises all home sales in a given area, where each data 'point' is actually a polygon representing the lot that was sold. The other set comprises arrests made in the ...
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Spatial regression returns “not enough data” in ArcGIS for Desktop

I want to do a spatial regression in arcgis using OLS or GWR, I ve converted my data from excel into points (input feature class) including my variables, and each time i input it in arcgis, an error ...
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How to combine/merge *.lul files to shape format?

I got multiple files, say 2500, I never heard about lul files before. anyway I visualised it in QGIS after number of attempt in Autocad map 3d and ArcGIS. it is basically like Basemap:Road,parcels, ...
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Defining bays as polygons using shapefile of Scottish coast?

I am interested in determining bays from around the coastline of Scotland. Ideally what I want to end up with is a number of polygons defining each bay using a shapefile of the Scottish coast. The ...
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How to change cinfig keyword to TEXT_UTF_16 in ArcGIS address locator?

I created an address locator with arabic language. I want to change Config keyword from Default to TEXT_UTF_16 .When i select TEXT_UTF_16 and click ok then back to address locator form, i see no ...
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why is my SDE feature class not showing up in arcmap [closed]

Just wondering if anyone has had a similar problem. We have a feature class on an SDE with about 1500 polygons. The attribute table says everything is there, but when we try to view it in arcmap, ...
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Why does Select Layer By Attribute give errors 000622 & 000628?

I try to select line segments from a layer "t_Pavement_Line which is open in TOC using the following line: arcpy.SelectLayerByAttribute_management("t_Pavement_Line", "NEW_SELECTION", ...
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Converting CALS type rasters for Arcmap?

I have a bunch (think 400+) scanned old portions of maps that are in .cal format, apparently a CALS type raster format. I am able to open them in Autocad Map 3D, but Arcmap does not recognize them. ...
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weight a raster by another for a model ( R/ arcgis/maxent)

I have an idea in mind for my project but I can't figure out how to do it in R and Arcgis. Basically I would like to do a weight a raster by another for my maximum entropy model. -I got a raster ...
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Find and replace with Greek letters returns question mark in ArcGis 10.3

When I try to replace values in a field with Greek Characters they appear as it should be in attribute, but when I save the edits and re open the attribute I see question mark. The same thing ...
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how to export tiffs from mosaic dataset with function chain applied using model builder

I am trying to apply raster functions to a mosaic dataset and save them as geotiffs. I am able to do this from the Image Analysis window, but when I apply the filters with the geoprocessing tools ...
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Repointing Datasource of layers using ArcObjects

I'm currently working on a ArcObjects C# project that will repoint datasources for layers of various types. Basically a database is maintained that holds the old datasource connections and the new ...
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Why are some tools on Tools toolbar not working in ArcMap?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop, i've managed my map in the layout view, everything done, i was fine with the outcome, exported into a pdf file, then switched back to data view. Now i am ...
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Unwanted text over maps

For some reason one of my attribute tables appears to have created a graphic and is overlayed on my maps. It only happens when zoomed out 1:1,250,000 or more. I have removed all layers to see if ...
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Running Batch Build Pyramids from subfolders

I have a question that someone might help me. I have set up 10 folders for each office. I have set up a sub-folders that holds the landsat 8. I worked on landsat 8 in ERDAS and since I am done doing ...
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Merge lines where point feature class exists

I have a polyline feature class and a point feature class. Two lines from the polyline feature class come together (in most cases they are snapped together) where a point exists in the point feature ...
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Explanation for ArcGIS Cut/Fill tool error

I am curious if anyone has experienced a similar error (and found a solution) when trying to run the Spatial Analyst/3D Analyst CutFill tool? The problem is as follows: When executing the tool on ...
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Set Layer Scale Range Still Draws When Layer is Grayed Out In TOC? ArcGIS 10.2

I have a layer which I have set the visible 'Scale Range' to don't show layer when zoomed out beyond: 1:18,489,298 and in beyond 1:9,244,6249. (I am using ArcgGIS Online/Bing Maps/Google Maps ...
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address standardizer code in python for street featureclass

In my system I have featureclass Street and having fields. Featureclass : Street Input fields: NAME;STREET_PREFIX;STREET_NAME;STREET_TYPE;STREET_SUFFIX output fields: ...
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Continuous Service Area?

With the Make Service Area tool in ArcGIS Network Analyst, the output is a Vector layer, and the break values relate to what impedance values you pass in (e.g. 5, 10, 20 minutes or miles). What ...
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Model runs in ArcMap but not in ArcCatalog?

I have a model I built to select and delete features, I built it so I can run it quick on multiple feature classes. Works fine in ArcMap 10.3 but when I use it in ArcCatalog I get the error "Value ...
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How to “select by location” certain points

I have a small problem - how to select the points on the line but not select the points at the intersections of lines using "select by location"? Illustration below. I am using ArcGIS 10.0
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Alternative to Generate Near Table in ArcMap 10.2

I want to get the distance between each polygon in one layer (each rectangle in a fishnet grid over the area in question) and the nearest polygon in another layer, but "Generate Near Table" never ...
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Changing the projection transformation for a feature class after adding it to an mxd

Is there a way to select a different projection transformation after you've added a feature class to an mxd? I have a pretty complex mxd set up to use as a map service where the original data is in ...
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Adding a PDF to backside printing for Data Driven Pages

Is there an easy way to add a PDF to the backside of each map printed using data driven pages? I know I could print one sided and then reinsert the printed pages upside down, and print the PDF on the ...
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Debugging/logging ArcPy / Python code behind ArcMap function?

Considering I Can use the right click --> set datasource at an mxd file to change the datasource. The following pictures describes how this can be done in arcmap.. How can I see the arcpy / python ...
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How to Parse Unique Address Data

I'm trying to parse some funky address data into separate fields either using ArcMap's Field Calculator or a Python Script. Currently, my address data including street number, street name, and ...
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How To Calculate RMSE of Geographic Coordinates

I've been working on my project and I stumble upon how I can calculate the RMSE of geographic coordinates. What I have is a derived coordinates from processing LiDAR data and aerial images in ArcMap ...
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Difference between “hard edge” and “soft edge” in Arc's Add TIN Line?

Is there a technical difference between "hard edge" and "soft edge" in Arc's Add TIN Line on the TIN Editing toolbar? In both you can specify the height of this constraint and they seem to be doing ...
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Include gridlines with attribute table shown on a map layout?

I am including the related attribute table to the spatial data shown in a map; see attached image. I have the attribute table shown with the map in layout view, but I would like to include gridlines ...
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Python Script create spreadsheet with exception

In the following Python Script, I would like to create a spreadsheet (Excel would be fine) with the Exception results instead of just printing "There was an error--->..." to be able to keep track of ...