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Calculating XY in Model Builder using Calculate field

I'm trying to calculate the lat/long of a feature class in GCS NAD83. The picture shows what goes below. I can get it to work for distances and areas, but not a centroid. What looks incorrect?
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Select for a specific number of characters

I am using ArcGIS 10.3.1 and have an attribute that has either 4 or 5 characters; i.e., CO-1, BY-3, CAR-1, MRT-8. All letters are uppercase, this is in a personal GDB, and this is a string field. I ...
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Loop a Select by Attribute on all features (ArcPy)

I have a really basic script that selects an input Polygon by an Attribute and then does a series of Buffers on that, a select by location and then appends the result into a final output. I need to ...
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Script Error Invalid Pointer

I am just learning ArcGIS 10.2 and it was working well until I tried to use the Export to a Geodatabase (single) option for a dbs table I made. Since then, it seems I now get the same Script Error for ...
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How to create nodes for oracle network analysis?

I'm new in oracle spatial but i know ArcGIS Network analyst.ArcGIS create nodes(Junctions)for routing automatically and uses the nodes in network analyst. In oracle spatial something is different ...
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Reference File Paths Stored as Attributes in Model Builder

I'm trying to design a model in Model Builder that will derive input files for a process from file paths stored in an index shapefile's attribute field. The two datasets involved are a shapefile ...
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ArcMap Label Help - Label from X/Y Coordinate

Edited: This picture might help explain my question. Here I have a point at the line with an X/Y coordinate. It also has a leader line to it. This leader line has an X2/Y2 coordinate. Both of ...
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Export/Save graphic created in ArcMap

I created a legend for a Map with ArcMap 10.2.2. I converted it to graphic and want to export or save it as an image. How can I do? Can't figure it out.
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Exporting/Printing to PDF, raster basemap has stripe(s) or band(s)

Now that my map is pretty and perfect, I'm discovering that I cannot export it properly. I have tried Exporting the Map to PDF, PNG, TIFF, etc. I have tried various settings of image quality and DPI. ...
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Recast data from one geographic standard to another

I'm working right now a project looking at medical labour supply in rural areas in Australia. I aim to use STATA for most of this analysis, but a change in geographic standards by the Australian ...
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Select by attributes for Arabic fonts in SDE/ file geodatabases?

I have a layer with names of electrical substations in Arabic language. there is no any problem when searching any Field names in English language whether from the SDE of file goedatabase I got the ...
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Add date field to imported csv file

I am using a script written by John to import a csv file and make a point feature class. My table looks like this: "timestamp_pretty","mmsi","imo","shipType","lat","long","month","week" "31/12/1969 ...
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Best practices for image classification?

The results of an image classification may vary A LOT depending on the variables you use from the beginning. Number of classes, minimum class size, sample interval, atmospheric corrections, ...
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arcgis operation dashboard url parameters

need to know if it possible to filter dashboard data sources with url parameters . also if it possible to change the behavior between Layer Filters tool to AND not OR .
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ArcGIS Server Image Service Problem, Dark Imagery

I have been experiencing an issue when creating image services that contain multiple imagery sets. The method I have been using to create the image services is to create a mosaic dataset, add the ...
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Printing highly detailed and/or complex maps on large format paper?

I don't know if this is the right place for this question but, since it involves maps created with ArcMap, hopefully someone met this same problem. I want to print a highly detailed map of the whole ...
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Derive individual land cover classes from .jpg map

I have a .jpg image which is land cover classification image with 9 classes. I want to extract raster image (.img file) which contains the same classes as .jpg image (9 classes too). Is there any tool ...
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Calculating population within a polygon from a raster layer [duplicate]

I am trying to calculate the population within a set of polygons (representing districts). I have a raster file of population data. Can I assign the population data to the polygons and then sum the ...
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Change number of cells in raster

i have 5 raster files and i want to merge them to one file with exact 50x50 cells because i have an R script to process it later. I used the arcgis function "mosaic to raster" but it delivers a ...
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Excluding hidden items from legend

I want to show items and labels in the legend only for those features shown on map. I hid some of them with a query definition in layer properties, but they're still visible in the legend. I know that ...
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ArcGIS Server returns an empty result

A Model Builder tool has been set up as a geoprocessing service on the server. The tool consists of Python scripts and native Model Builder functions. Unfortunately, I did not write this tool but it ...
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Process a “Data Type: Mosaic” to calculate slope

I have a DTM stored as a Mosaic Data Type. I need to work with this DTM, calculate slope of it etc. however this is not possible in this format (Or does anyone have a Suggestion here?). I tried ...
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Clipping only overlapping datasets using Iterator function in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I've create a geodatabase with about 100 feature classes for my home province. I want to be able to specify a project extent and clip the feature classes to that extent and save into a new ...
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Animating Text/Graphics in ArcMap

ArcScene includes the capacity to animate 3D text added to the scene, through the use of Graphics Layers. I'm able to use this to make text fade in and out as visibility of layers is changed, however ...
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Why does closing and re-opening ArcCatalog before running an ArcGIS modelbuilder model improve stability and can this be replicated in the model?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 and ModelBuilder. I have a set of models that work and have been tested. I notice that if I run through the models one after another the open dialogue becomes very slow to ...
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Mosaic DEM has large pixel when displayed in ArcMap?

I created a mosaic dataset in ArcMap 10.2 from tiles of ASTER DEM's at 30m resolution. I am attaching the image of what my export looks like. You can see that there are extremely large, alternating ...
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Using ArcGIS ModelBuilder to perform In-line variable substitution for input data path? [duplicate]

Does anyone know how/if you can use in-line variable substitution for an input path name in ModelBuilder for ArcGIS 10? I used "get field value" to retrieve a code from one feature class, and I ...
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ArcGIS collector and related table

I am having a problem with related table in collector for ArcGIS. I have a feature class with a related table defined by a relationship class of type simple, 1:1 cardinality, and forward notification. ...
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Create and Find Shortest Path

In my project, I need to calculate each village's distance along a route to a seaport. However, as you can see in the picture(now deleted for space), not all the villages are ...
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Vector and Product Database structure? [on hold]

What is best practice for database/file hierarchy for storing Vector, Raster and Maps/Products? Or what are some of your organizations using as well as shapefile naming conventions? Ex : Vector/ ...
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Items won't show up in legend

I've imported some values attached to x y coordinates and am trying to display them as charts. All has gone well apart from the values displayed on the charts won't appear in the legend. I've exported ...
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How to add a Domain to a Feature Class in ArcGIS when the Subtype Field is Frozen?

I'm trying to add a Domain to a Field in a Feature Class in ArcGIS 10.2. I'm Following the Instructions found in the Official Documentation for Associating default values and domains with tables and ...
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Drawing districts on city map using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am quite new to ArcGIS and would really appreciate your support. I am trying to create district level maps of all 81 cities in Turkey. There have been lots of new districts recently, so I feel ...
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About defining coordinate reference system

I have been wondering about the following issue for several years. In ArcGIS and QGIS you can add data on your map and it aligns perfectly even when the Coordinate Reference System (CRS) is not set. ...
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Using a Select By Location in Python and Calculating a field based on what State Plane a point falls in

Here's what I have so far. Do I need to make another feature layer based on the selection? import arcpy arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management(r"PATH TO THE POINT", "point_lyr") ...
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Style symbolization: compute Label Fields change?

Situation: I have a Style File to symbolize data of a FeatureClass (FC) in a GDB. In the definition of Layer properties the configuration is by Categories > match to symbols in a style (picture ...
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Changing datasource of a .lyr file results in empty layer with empty symbology (ArcObjects VB.NET)

I'm having a hard time adding my grid to the map and changing its symbology with an existing lyr file. I have found a great post by Neil Clemmons that explains this, but it doesn't work for me. I ...
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How to convert floodplain inundation results from a Hec-Ras model into Google Earth?

Having run a Hec-Ras 4.1.0 model, I wish to show the results in Google Earth. How is this possible and is it possible to do this by using ArcMap 10.1?
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Georeferencing CAD drawing with 1 control point

I am a newbie in AutoDesk AutoCAD 2015 and have a problem at hand. I have a drawing which has a known Universal Transvers Mercator based control point but for the drawing to be georeferenced in ...
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Finiding Duplicate in buffer distance?

i am desperately looking for solution for one problem. i am having one Point Shape file, i need to check that if there is any duplicate point nearby(lets say 10 meter). i am not familiar with ...
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Selecting more graphics at once

I'm making a map on ArcMap and I converted the legend to graphics in order to manually manage my symbols and texts. For instance I want to increase the size of all the points in the legend to the same ...
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Downgrading WRF Hydro GIS Pre-Processing Tools 2.2 to work with ArcGIS Desktop 10.0?

I have just come across the WRF Hydro GIS Pre-Processing Tools for the first time. The version I am looking at is 2.2 and its documentation says: The processing workflow for creating WRF-Hydro ...
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ArcCatalog crashes in customize mode

I have massive problems with my ArcGIS 10.3.1 installation since a week. My ArcMap crashes on start without any message. ArcCatalog crashes in opening the customize-dialog opening the tab commands. ...
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Fix Polygons to be true Rectangles

I got a featureclass polygon of 4 point polygons that delineate the coverage area of a georeferenced image; these polygons will later be map sheets. Anyway I discovered some of them are not true ...
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Issue on Exporting Shapefile Points to Google Map Longitude & Latitude?

Using ArcGIS 10.2 and Some points in Shapefile with BC Albers Coordinate System I am having problem on Getting Points Longitude & Latitude in Google Map Coordinate System. What I have is a CSV ...
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Using Iterate Feature Selection export features to new feature class with unique names

I'm trying to use ModelBuilder in ArcMap 10.2 to select features from a large data set (>30,000 features) based on a value in the field "Route" and have those selected features export to a file ...
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Importing text only out of string field to new field for labelling in ArcMap?

I want to import data out of a string field in my shapefile to a new field for labeling. The string field contains river names and codes and I just want to display the text i.e river names
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Debugging Indentation error on Python Parser of ArcGIS Field Calculator?

Would anyone please help me find out why I get an indentation error in line 3 def calc(f1,f2,f3): remove_list = ['01ST', '02ND', '03RD', '04TH', '05TH', '06TH', '07TH', '08TH', '09TH'] if f2 in ...
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Interpolation of categorical data from a polygon surface with gaps

I have built a vegetation map from a set of historical photographs from 1912. The photographs were taken from the ground (ridges and peaks of mountains), and I have developed a method of ...
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Clipping from given point using ModelBuilder?

I am working with ModelBuilder and I am trying to clip an area around a certain point. Is there a tool that I can use in which I can assign it a certain distance from the point. For instance, if I ...