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How can I assign a Vehicle Routing Problem to vist orders multiple times?

I am developing a new set of routes for my organization facility inspectors to minimize travel time. I have used ArcMap's Network Analyst to solve this for seven routes (one for each day of the week), ...
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What's a good way to create inner-outlines in either ArcGIS or Adobe Creative Suite?

I am making a map where I need to create inner outlines, based off of an older map my work did: That was done in ArcGIS, and while I know how to do it there, I don't think it looks good enough, I ...
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Autopopulating text field with string and number combination

I have an attribute table with a text field which indicates a unique identifier for each row. The identifier includes a combination of text and numbers, sequentially increasing, as follows: PHOTO_0001....
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One or more layers failed to draw: [LAYER NAME] There was a problem drawing the shapefile. Drawing aborted

Using ArcMap 10.1 I Merged multiple .shp layers (each with multiple polylines) into one .shp The resulting layer will not draw, I get the following error message: One or more layers failed to draw: [...
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Creating polygons from lines using ArcEditor/Standard level license of ArcGIS Desktop?

I am trying to create polygons from a line layer of lots and concessions (large blocks of land in rural areas). The lines are mainly grid style as they intersect mostly at right angles. I need to ...
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Decision Tree Analysis Using ArcMap?

I have three rasters that have been reclassified into 5 classes each. I would like to use decision tree analysis, using the classes in the 3 rasters to come up with a final raster that has 5 classes, ...
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Recovering shape layer which was accidentally overwritten?

I duplicated a layer set, as it was more convenient (same style and attributes). It was working fine and both the original and new layers were showing. Then I open it up another day and the original ...
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Create 1' Contours Using Bare Earth Lidar .XYZI Point Data

I have 42 tiles of Lidar .XYZI point data containing approximately 800,000 points each and i need to create 1' contours out of the data. I have access to ArcMAP 10.3 and the 3D Analyst and Spatial ...
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What to use as split field or target workspace with Split tool?

I'm trying to use the split tool in arcgis 10.1 but I dont know what I should use as the split field or my target workspace. W:\S&P\s&p techs\Emily\Geodatabase\Geodatabase.gdb this is what I ...
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Why is Oracle Spatial Query Layer Not Displaying in ArcMap?

I am having an issue with an Oracle query layer using SDO_Geometry not displaying. I have created a polygon layer/table within oracle, registered the table with the SDO_GEOM_METADATA and created a ...
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How to add Table View to Data Frame using ArcPy in ArcMap 10.0?

How does one add a table to the current map in ArcMap 10.0? 10.1 has the function arcpy.mapping.AddTableView, but this function does not exist in earlier versions. Must the table be made into a layer ...
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How to find Gaps between road segments in ArcGIS

I have huge data and want to find out gaps between segments. Although I have used Near tool and found some results but not a clear picture.
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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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Create continuous raster from point values in 10.1?

I have a point dataset of nearly 400 points containing percentage values the point is representing Is there a way to create a smooth continuous raster surface across the whole of the UK of the point ...
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Expecting ArcCatalog category under command section in customize mode? [on hold]

I need to open an access file in arcmap, so i wanted to add OLE DB command button. but although, i open ArcCatalog first, there's no ArcCatalog category under command section in customize mode. what ...
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Arc GIS 10.2 Relating Tables in an OLE DB

I have a large registry of about 260,000 records in microsoft access with data on land quarter sections. This data was to much for Arc GIS to handle directly, so I created a Microsoft Jet 4.0 OLE DB ...
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Editing 2007 MS Access *.accdb using OLE DB connection?

Can you edit a 2007 MS Access .accdb file format using the OLE DB connection? I have made the connection using the following: Connecting to a 2007 Microsoft Access database (.accdb) in ArcGIS I can ...
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Aligning Raster to polyline - Geological Fault

I have two rasters representing geological layer boundaries that are seperated by a polyline representing a fault. There is a significant offset between those two rasters. Now, at the fault, of course,...
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Converting raster presented in KML to polygon using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have spent quite a lot of time Googling which brought me many places including this site, but I haven't found the resolution. I have a KML that presents a PNG. Radio Mobile generated the files and ...
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Calculating 3d polygons' surface area using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've got a polygon feature class with Z values enabled. The polygon entities represent billboards. I'm looking for a way to measure the front surface area of this entities - i.e the area of the ...
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Producing raster mosaic dataset using spatial query on another mosaic in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Using ArcGIS 10.1 (Build 3143) I would like to create a relatively small raster mosaic dataset (the size of a city) based on a larger, existing one (the size of a state) using a single feature class ...
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Removing points outside of standard distance circle in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a feature class of companies where each may have multiple locations (for example, company A may have a cluster of points associated with it). For each company, I used the Standard Distance tool ...
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Sample Design for Kriging [on hold]

I am taking soil samples on an agricultural plot and will be using the results as input to create a semivariogram for kriging in ArcGIS. This plot features raised planting beds in which the test crop ...
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Checking date ECW orthophoto taken?

I've have several orthophotos stored in an ECW (Enhanced Compression Wavelet) file format. For most of them the exact acquisition date is referred in the file name - e.g. "Paris_24_12_2011". But for ...
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Calculate Cumulative Distance (incorporating slope) of a Line Feature Using ArcGIS

In ArcMap, when creating a line feature class within a geodatabase, the length of each record is automatically derived upon creation. This length is based on a distance measurement for a planar ...
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3d arcgis raster .tiff image to CFD software

I am trying to export 3d raster image prepared in ArcGIS to cfd package such as Fluent. I was wondering if anyone has experience to convert raster image to autocad 3d format, stl, vrml or any other ...
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How to I create a .prj file with the following projection parameters?

I have received shape files that are missing .prj files. The documentation for the shape files describes the projection system as Lambert Conformal Conic and provides the following "Projection ...
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ArcGIS ModelBuilder Iterate tables: Make Query/SQL expression

I'm new to ArcGIS and was wondering if someone could help me with my SQL expression. Essentially, I'm using ModelBuilder to iterate over several tables and Make Query table for each one. I'm trying ...
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Conversion from shapefile to geodatabase feature class in ARCGIS

I have converted feature class from a geodatabase to shapefile, and after that I have updated some polygons in shapefile. Now I want to get back to the same feature class or a fress/new feature class ...
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calculate flow accumulation in a river with two outlet points

I'm trying to calculate flow accumulation layer (with arcGIS) in a basin with 2 outlet points. I have used "dem reconditioning" tool to modify my dem according to a vector layer, which contains my ...
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Filtering Neighbor-pixel-values in DEM using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Working with ArcGIS 10.2.2. I have a DEM (GRID) in floating points. What I want to do is "clean" the grid by a 3x3 or 5x5 filter to identify and eliminate neighbors with the same value as the cell ...
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Adding Birds Eye view (Oblique imagery) basemap to ArcMap?

Is it possible to include birds eye imagery (oblique imagery) in ArcMap? The default basemaps only offer orthographic view basemaps. I need to add an oblique view and show my other layer shapefiles ...
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ArcMap Point Distance giving decimal degrees even when in projected coordinate system

I'm trying to calculate pairwise river distance among 60 XY coordinates in a small region of Mexico with ArcMap 10.2.2. I have defined my projections and projected both my stream network and XY ...
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Seeking geoprocessing tool to find all DTED tiles that intersect an Area of Interest (AOI)?

Does a geoprocessing tool exist that can find all DTED tiles that intersect an AOI? I have a area of interest represented by a polygon and DTED tiles (some of which intersect with the AOI). Is ...
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Raster vs. Raster Scatter Plot in ArcGIS

I created two raster datasets from the same world view 2 image. One dataset is NDVI, the other is a normalized surface water index (NDSWI). I would like to create a scatter plot for a pixel by pixel ...
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Tabulate Area in ArcGIS for Desktop not creating correct output?

I have used the Tabulate Area zonal spatial analyst tool in ArcGIS many times, and am encountering a problem for the first time. I am using a polygon grid (fishnet) as my zone dataset, and tabulating ...
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Using custom kernel in ArcGIS focal statistics?

Working with ArcGIS 10.2.2. Want to operate with the focal statistics and created my own kernel in xxx.txt. But when I choose "neighboorhood: irregular" the kernel input is greyed out. (Define ...
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Bearing Distance to Line tool from dBASE table only draws one line in ArcGIS 10 [on hold]

I am using the Bearing Distance To Line tool to draw geodesic lines to points defined by a bearing and distance. This is an aside, but I will then use the Feature Vertices To Points tool to convert ...
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ArcMap MODIS NDVI for district in India? [on hold]

I am working on 159 HDF files for the India subcontinent. I am trying to get min, max, standard deviation from the different districts of India using shapefiles. How do I make all the HDF files to ...
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Kernel density change detection

I want to detect change in two kernel density estimation rasters of animal sightings. These were created using the same bandwidth (and I'm assuming the same kernel function?) in ArcGIS 10.2. I want to ...
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How to add delay to a network element

I have a road network. I need to implement a delay to a few points on my network (which will represent gates, that take 3 minutes to open). I have used turn feature class before but due to some ...
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Iterating through multiple polygons in file using ArcGIS ModelBuilder? [duplicate]

This question is a lead on from this question which was not resolved: Iterating through multiple polygons to produce a table with elevations using DEM? I want to iterate through each polygon in a ...
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Python code in ArcGIS field calculator error?

I've tried writing a code block using the Python Parser of the ArcGIS Field Calculator. Here's what I am trying to achieve: There's a field in my attribute table with values for some, but not all of ...
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Q: Is there a Model builder/Python method to view an in-line variable's value in a model parameter's dialog box?

I've developed a model that summarizes road attributes (e.g., volumes) across a digitized polyline. The model has input/parameter dialog boxes for a road feature class, workspace, and attribute ...
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Feature Class disappears after Unregister as Versioned? [on hold]

One feature class becomes none visible both in ArcCatalog and ArcMap after I unregistered Dataset as versioned. But, it is still visible in Oracle and when I try to create/copy featureclass with the ...
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Calculate nearest feature with a barrier

I have three shapefiles: a) polyline with rivers and streams (also as polygon available to me), b) polylines of highways and roads and c) point file with locations in the riparian vegetation. I want ...
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Union or Times for overlaying two maps?

I have created two different raster maps by Kernel density, one for street connectivity density and one for residential units density. I classified each of them in 5 classes with high density, high-...
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Estimating river Channel Width using Python/ArcGIS/MATLAB/R?

I am trying to estimate the river channel width from digitized polygon or poly-lines shapefiles. To do so, I converted poly-line shape files to points.shp at regular intervals (at 1 cm). Later, I ...
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Publishing Layers from ArcMap to ArcGIS Online?

In ArcMap (and once signed into ArcGIS online within ArcMap) I was trying to publish or Share As A Service only a few Layers therefore keeping my symbology and getting it to AGOL. When you do that ...
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Can a model or python script prompt the user to select a feature?

I'm trying to create a tool in python where a user splits a road (a polyline feature of shapefile) and the tool automatically recalculates the road ranges depending on where it was split. I know how ...