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Use Google Earth for land cover classification accuracy evaluation?

I am doing land cover classification with an hyperspectral image of Santa Barbara, CA. The spatial resolution is 6.4 meters but I couldn't find any high spatial resolution land truth data for ...
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Generate 3D elevation points grid from 3D contour lines!

I have a shape file with 3D contour lines. I want that based on this information to generate for all this area a 3D grid of points with certain distance from each-other like every 50cm. I use ...
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Change display text for hyperlink in attribute field in ArcMap?

I have an attribute field that I would like to be able to click the title of a document and it would open the document. But I do not want the field to display "C:/path/file1.pdf", I would just like it ...
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A way to measure whether two variables have similar spatial distributions?

I'm doing a project that's looking at a certain disease outbreak and vaccination in California counties using arcmap. I have aggregated data joins for disease outbreak rate, personal belief ...
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How to get the upstream average of a raster data layer that falls into a river network?

I have a raster layer of a network of rivers and a raster layer of data I want to extract. For each pixel of the rivers, I need to know the upstream average of the data layer that falls into the ...
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zonal statistics sum on raster with same values

I was wondering if anyone knows what exactly zonal statistics sum does if all my input value raster have the same values. For e.g. Lets say I have a finer resolution raster with 10 pixel each having ...
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Modify attributes and field calculator in ModelBuilder?

I have approximately 200 point shapefiles that have been created from ASCII grid files. Each one has a Grid_code heading in the attribute table, I need to add in a new heading called height or depth ...
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ArcMap 10.3.1 Crashes when trying to change the version

I'm using ArcMap 10.3.1 when I have a data connection to another user (For example change from Tom's version to Jim's version of the SDE) or default and attempt to change the version to my own ArcMap ...
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ArcGIS converting list of enumeration in single field of s-57 data?

Im storing s-57 data in an MDB which is being symolised via a layer. Some attributes in s-57 data can be a list of enumerations and I want to find a way to show the actual values the enumeration ...
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ArcMap Georefencing - sheet/image problem

I have a problem and I wanted to know if anyone else had experienced this. I think it is some type of bug as it doesn't occur all the time. The problem is when I am georeferencing some 'tiff' images, ...
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Adjust PictureMarkerSymbol size to distance (ArcGIS 10.2.5 SDK Runtime for .Net)

I'm working with ArcGis 10.2.5 Runtime SDK for .Net. I have created a PictureMarkerSymbol that shows data of an area of interest in miles, and the question is, how can i fit the symbol size to a ...
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symbology with 2 fields - one for the color and another for the shape?

for example, i have two fields: 1 - a, b, c 2 - X, Y, Z and i want to do like this: a - square, b - circle, c - point X - blue, Y - red, Z - pink and when i have a and Y - it whould be red square.
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Creating a 'tooltip' for variables in a Choice list - ArcGIS Model Builder/GeoProcessing

I've created a GeoProcessing task that allows users to select a series of variables (raster files) from a choice list. The results of which are sent into a raster calculation process. Unfortunately ...
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How to make SQL definition query in ArcGIS to show only unique values (hide duplicates)?

I have a vector file with field of type LONG. Some values of this field are duplicates. Is it possible to make such SQL definition query in ArcGIS 10.3 to show only unique values without duplicates? ...
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Multipatch to collada crash

I was trying to convert a 2D shapefile of building footprint to 3D SketchUp-readable file. I first opened the shapefile in ArcGlobe, and in properties set building height as extrusion parameter. Then ...
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Selecting parcels in vector map from raster layer using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am relatively new to Arcgis and I am stuck. I have a parcel map (vector) and a land cover map(raster). My land cover map is only 1's and 0's, flood and no flood. I want to be able to highlight or ...
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ArcScene Export to 3D Webscene polygon issue?

I have been putting together a 3D basemap for our campus, Washington State University, and have been trying to share my model using the export to 3d web scene arcToolbox tool. For the most part is ...
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Skip an iteration in ModelBuilder?

I am trying to iterate through some feature classes, named "Hos_AllPatients2014", and select the certain data and name it "Hos_IP", then export it to the corresponding folder "Hos". I have already ...
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ArcGIS Toolbox functions missing all parameters?

I recently installed ArcGIS 10.3.1 and now all the toolbox functions (that I have tried) open, but they have no parameter fields. For example, the "Add Field" tool comes up with the standard toolox ...
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Getting flood depth grid values for road segments?

I have a 2 features, the first contains values for flood depth (Raster, GRID). the other is a road network (vector, polyline) that has been clipped to the boundary of the depth grid. I am racking my ...
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error 00289 while projecting raster

I tried to project satellite image of pixel size 2.5m*2.5m. It's in wgs84 UTM zone 44 North. I tried to project it to nepal_87 but failed. The error massage displayed was 'error-000289,failed to alter ...
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Adjusting extent of raster?

the coloured file contains landuse information and it needs to have the same number of columns and rows as the DEM in the background for further processing. i can't get it to work - "clip" and ...
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Drawing polygons from legal descriptions using bearing directions in ArcMap?

I have many property descriptions I need to add into my GIS that are described using bearings (such as South 01 degrees 41'46" West for 25 feet, then continuing in a different bearing to create a ...
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Creating search function for ArcReader?

I’m looking for suggestions for the following scenario: I work in a department of 45 non-GIS users who’ll each need to create specific parcel based map illustrating 1 subject property and between 3-5 ...
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Selecting adjacent parcels with similar attributes in ModelBuilder

I am working on a project that is trying to identify shared ownership of adjacent parcels on abandoned industrial lands. I'm using ArcMap 10.2.2 and ModelBuilder right now. The first parts of my model ...
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Dynamic XY to line with SQL

using arcmap 10.3 Trying to create a 'live' draw of lines between two coordinate points. So far I have been able to easily create the lines into a new shapefile using the XY to Line tool however I ...
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Delete observations that fall outside of shapefile

I have data that locates places by xy coordinate. I have plotted them on a shapefile. As you can from the sample map I have uploaded, many of the xy coordinates are incorrect and locate places ...
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Aligning Points in Decimal Degrees

Running ArcMap 10.3 I am displaying a layer of manholes from a table coming from SQL. The XYs are in decimal degrees however they are displaying no where near my other layers (NYC PLUTO). I have ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 Archydrotools watersheed delineation AdjointCatchment error

The process of adjoint catchment processing considered during watershed delineation, it is complete but I only have a very small number of watersheds. I found the following error, in the report: ...
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fail to convert polygon to raster

I have a shapefile with 520 districts each with a value. I am trying to convert this shapefile to raster using feature to raster tool. Input feature: myshapefile Field: value Output raster: ...
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Different number of columns and rows in raster datasets

currently I am dealing with the creation of a landuse file. I have geoprocessed a google earth .tiff-file over my DEM and created three polygon featureclasses via the editor tool containing areas of a ...
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GP Service analyser gives error 00068: broken project data source

I'm trying to publish a GP result to both my live and dev servers. I ran the tool, clicked on the result and published to the live server without a problem. Then I clicked on the same result and ...
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What kind of raster mosaicking to use in land cover analysis

I have to mosaic two rasters (Landsat ETM+ scenes) to one single image and then analyse its land cover. Which option to use to avoid seeing a distinct line in the place where two different ...
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Integration of LAS file with multipoint setting in ArcGIS [duplicate]

How to integrate with las to multipoint setting for las file in ArcGiS? I already choose input class codes and input return values (return 1-5 and last returns) to bring along the classes (ground, ...
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Implementing ArcSDE cost effectively using PostgreSQL?

I wish to implement an ArcSDE environment without breaking the bank. I would be wanting SQL databases. If I use PostgreSQL what are the limitations and or the requirements to make it work? We have ...
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Using If Statements in ArcGIS Calculate Field?

I've never used Python scripting before and can't seem to figure out how to use an If statement in the Field Calculator tool. I have a field called 'MAX_GRIDCODE' which returns the highest force a ...
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How to split by attribute into own shapefiles? [duplicate]

I'm using ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop. I have a shapefile with multiple polygons. I want to split the polygons into their individual shapefiles. I tried using the Split but get hung up on the ...
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Vertical section of viewshed

How can someone make this vertical section of a viewshed analysis (e.g. in ArcMap)?
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Inconsistent Value Using Calculate Value in ModelBuilder?

I have a set of models that use Calculate Value to store file locations as strings for use in model variables and outputs, and am having an issue with the model either hanging on to the first value it ...
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NHD layers won't redraw in ArcGIS 10.1 at small scale?

If I am already zoomed in to a smaller scale and then add the NHD Hydrography dataset (already clipped to just Texas), I can see all the NHDFlowlines, NHDAreas, and other layers that come in the ...
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Arcgis 10.1 Archydro tools, converting RasterToPolygon How can I solve: ERROR 000732: Input Table:

I´m using arcgis 10.1 and Archydro tools. During the Catchment Polygon Processing, one of the steps used to define the watershed limits, I get the folowing error: Executing: CatchmentPolyProcessing ...
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Add nodes to polyline at set intervals

I have a shapefile polyline which I would like to add nodes to at set intervals along its length. Is this possible in ArcGIS 10.2 and how would I go about it?
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Extracting Multi Values to Points and Dissolve afterwards with ModelBuilder?

I want to extract Multi Values from 2 Rasters to Points and dissolve these points afterwards with an ArcGIS ModelBuilder model. In the Dissolve function I want to make some statistics of the extracted ...
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Writing Python script to populate fields of layer with underlying info from another layer?

I have layers of points and lines that have to be updated regularly. It needs to have the intersecting attributes from another layer stored in its fields/attribute table. IE. towns, school districts ...
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How to rectify a georeferenced Google Earth image and corresponding layer

I am still a newbie to georeferencing and ArcGIS. I imported an image with place markers from Google Earth. Then I opened up the image in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. I then georeferenced the control ...
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Create a Loop for Arcpy

I am looking for help to write a loop a arcpy.CalculateField_maagement process where the User is asked with the 'raw_input', prior to the tool running "Do you need to change a field value(yes/no):", ...
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Working with lidar points (LAS To Multipoint) in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Currently I'm working with the LAS format and want to transform from WGS84 to RSO Kertau Malaysia. I'm using ArcGIS-Las to Multipoint and Data Management Tool-Project and succeeded in the ...
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Reducing cell size of DEM for processing reasons?

I need to calculate the solar radiation for a region of interest, and I am using the 'solar radiation' tool implemented in ArcGIS (10.1) and a DEM with cell size 1x1. It is 3 days now that ArcGIS is ...
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Importing shapefile (.shp) in Adobe Illustrator

I am working in ArcGIS, in order to enhance the quality of map , I need to import the shapefiles with all layers, to adobe illustrator. Can anyone suggest the steps doing this?
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Unique ID script field calculator

I need to generate a unique id using field calculator in ArcMap. I am a student and I am having problems finding the script or getting auto increment to work or anything else.