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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 ...
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Loading features from GeoServer WFS with token into ArcGIS 10.2.1

Our GeoServer WFS has been configured to be accessed using a token (http://msmap1.atkinsgeospatial.com/geoserver/nmpwfs/ows?token=d46ffd2a-e192-4e51-8a6a-b3292c20f1ee&service=WFS&version=1.1.0&...
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distance and altitude difference betweeen two rasters

I have to different raster, both in 30 arcsec and WGS1984. One raster contents selected landcover and the other raster is a DGM. For each landcover cell I need the shortest distance in km to the ...
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Generating points along perimeter of circular feature in ArcMap? [duplicate]

How do I generate equally spaced points on the circumference of a circular feature in ArcMap? I am currently working on a project where I need 36 equally spaced UTM coordinates that form a silo.
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Perform closest facility analysis with Euclidean distance (without network analyst)

Is there anyway to use the closest facility analysis tool from Network analyst without actually having a network (streets) layer which means without using the network analyst? Because I want to find ...
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Reserved words when performing a join

This is my first assignment for a GIS class, so bear with me. I have voting data for the state of California, and one thing I need to do is join a precinct voting data layer with a counties layer. ...
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How to select multiple values and attributes ie block and lots

Is there a way to select multiple polygons that have a value for the Block attribute and a value for the lot attribute. An example is BLOCK = '100' AND LOT = '1' plus BLOCK = '103' AND LOT = '9' plus ...
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Delineate Built-Up Areas not working

I have been experimenting with the Delineate Built-Up Areas tool in ArcToolbox and have been unable to get it to properly work. The tool works properly without giving error messages, however I get an ...
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Is it possible to merge raster base maps with a DTM?

In ArcMap 10.1 I have two raster layer 1) a raster base map and 2) a DEM raster. Is it possible to merge the two to create an attractive visual showing the background map and terrain? i.e. in ...
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ArcMap raster calculator raising negative values to a power

I have a raster calculator expression: Power("dataset.tif",1.5) where dataset is float, and has some negative values. When I run this expression in raster calculator, all of the negative values ...
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How to find out the density or percentage of vegetation in each aspect

I am trying to find out what is controlling vegetation in an area of Saudi Arabia for my masters project and I am currently focusing on the aspect of slopes in the area. I have a DEM layer and I have ...
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Alter Esri geoprocessing environment settings with C#

I maintain an extension to ArcMap (currently at 10.2.2) for coworkers' internal use. Several people lately have been tripped up by un-set spatial grid settings when trying to export data into a file ...
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Raster to polygon tool not working

I am trying to convert a raster to polygon in ArcGIS 10.2.2 but when I run the tool, it says complete but no polygon file is created and the tool window pops up again. I have tried converting the ...
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Perfect circle in ArcGIS, why I get a multiside polygone (plurigone)?

Using ArcGIS basic (10.3), I tried to make perfect circles in ArcGIS with the buffer tool. As you can see on the two print screens, the circle is not perfect when I use a radius of 7,5 meters in a MTM ...
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Creating 3D interactive model from lidar data using ArcGIS for Desktop? [duplicate]

I have a couple of las files for a city and I need to make a 3D model of the buildings, which should display info about the building when clicked on. I am pretty new to ArcGIS so I don't have the best ...
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Dividing and aggregating polygons based on population?

I have started a new project where I am looking at municipal wards within a community. The community is currently made up of 4 wards. I have federal (canadian) neighborhood census data that provides ...
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Using ArcGIS for clustering and correlating large datasets

I have a large amount of historical lightning strike data (with lat, lon and timestamp) and am trying to separate out isolated events, which aren't part of larger clusters found in thunderstorms (i.e. ...
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To make HDF format files into tiff files

I have downloaded the MODIS Monthly Fire Location Product from the University of Maryland ftp Server. All the files are in HDF format. How do you make these into tiff's?
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Calculate Worldwide Raster area (30arcsec, WGS198) [duplicate]

I have a worldwide raster dataset (30 arcsec, WGS1984) with 11 Landcover classes. My goal is to calculate the extension for each class. I´m using ArcMap 10.1.3. So far I projected my Raster in ...
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Convert raster to a CSV values and lat long based on raster value in ArcGIS

I am looking to convert a raster into a csv file (or tab delimited) based on values in the raster (Value > 0). The csv would have three values, latitude of center of cell, longitude of center of cell,...
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GPX to Feature loses elevation

I have been sent a GPX file to create a trails network on arcgis. When I run the GPX to Feature tool the elevation attributes are all zero, however when I view the GPX file on an online view, there is ...
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Offset Line Symbology in ArcMap?

I have a line feature that I offset by altering the symbology from "simple line" to "cartographic line" and then adjusting the offset. However, this segmented the line in many places. I tried a ...