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Georeferenced TIFF to Google Earth?

I have aerial view images (.TIFF) which I have georeferenced using ArcMap 10.4. What I am trying to do with the images is export them with the georeferenced data attached and import them to Google ...
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R: Krovak projection in R - identical in ArcGIS, different in R?

I have two files: shapefile and raster, both in the same coordinate system in ArcGIS: EPSG 5514. Check information on projection in ArcGIS for raster: S-JTSK_Krovak_East_North WKID: 5514 Authority: ...
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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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Post Processing Landsat Images [on hold]

Please how can one edit the Landsat images clearing the dark parts and combining the images into one?
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How do I rotate a coordinate system (ArcGIS/GDAL driver)?

I am trying to get oblique tiles into a mosaic dataset. The tiling scheme works perfectly well for vertical and north imagery (using google tiling scheme) through the GDAL driver, however I am ...
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Getting buffer wizard-like speed in Python (vs using MultipleRingBuffer_analysis)

I've got a script that takes a single input polygon feature, throws 10 buffers around it at tenths of a specified input distance, and then symbolises the output based on an existing layer file. ...
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Can ArcPy 10.1 be used to generate true curve elliptical polygons in a file geodatabase?

As background, this question arose from trying to answer a question on How to generate overlapping polygons from lines output from Table To Ellipse tool? Using the ArcMap GUI it is very easy to ...
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Time enabled layers over different years (varying intervals)

I am trying to show land use change over several years. Each layer (there are 12 of them) is time enabled with a year, however, the intervals are not consistent. For example, I have 1966, 1971, 1976, ...
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Spatial AND temporal join between two point data sets

I was hoping I could get some pointers in how to approach this issue, which is tricky version of a spatial join. I have been searching and I can't find a particular solution to what I need. I have ...
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Symbolize a layer based on it's related table (1:M relationship class)

I have a layer of polygons joined by a relationship class to a table by Field = DistrictIDNumber The Table has multiple entries for each polygon so it is a one to many relationship. Is there any way ...
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Printing data driven pages takes a long time or not working

I am using arcmap 10.2.2 I have a document that has 31 data driven pages on it. Each page is in the 1:6500 scale, and I have a background map consisting of 15 different shapefiles for a county (like ...
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Triangulation method to create multipatch objects (decomposition of polygon surfaces)

Which triangulation method or algorithm does arcscene use to create multipatch parts (patches) as you see in the attaching picture. The algorith decompose the polygon area into a set of triangles ...
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Cut Tool or Process to mimic cutting in a “cookie cutter” like fashion

Say I have a sidewalk polygon, and on that segment of sidewalk I have 5 tree grates that I want to cut out of the sidewalk polygon. Is there a tool or an easy process that I could cut out one tree ...
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Why do area calculations of OSM polygon shapefiles return negative values in ArcMap?

Whenever I tried to calculate the area of polygon shapefiles (OSM, Geofabrik) part of the polygons have negative values. All values appear to be right except the fact that around half of them are ...
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ArcGIS Resample Tool Crashes with “Not implemented”

I'm trying to run the Resample GP tool with a mosaic dataset as an input. The mosaic dataset contains a raster for Peru, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Indonesia. Each raster is in WGS84, which ...
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Geometry is not M-Aware?

When using the Erase geoprocessing tool from the Analyst Toolbox I get the following error "ERROR 999999: Error executing function. The geometry is not M-aware Failed to execute (Erase)." With small ...
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Create line segments from GeoJot Points

I would like to create numerous line segments from a set of GeoJot points. Is there a way I should format the data so I can run a script; and is there a script that can accomplish this? I have ...
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Extract boundary from detailed layer in ArcGIS Desktop or QGIS?

Is it possible to return the boundary (outside) permiter of a polygon layer? Let's say you have the map of the USA, for simplicity, broken down to the county level, is it possible to return the ...
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Identifying individual pine trees without using LiDAR data?

Are there any ways to identify individual pine trees without the use of LiDAR data? Crown identification seems irrelevant. My goal is to do a rough treetop calculation to get an idea of how many ...
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Using the Make Query Table for Querying a Many-to-Many relationship

I have two tables that I have connected via an attributed relationship class of the cardinality Many-to-Many. One is a table of water body (rivers) features and the other is a series of pollutants ...
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Converting polyline data to polygons?

I am trying to convert some polyline coastline data into a polygon that I can use to clip/subset back other data sets by this polygon. There are some small gaps in the coastline data, which ...
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How can I get rid of feature points within a buffer?

So I've created my buffer, 10 m around surrounding streets, now I need to remove all trees (points) that are within that buffer but I'm having trouble doing so! I've tried clipping but I guess my ...
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Many input features and many clip features in model builder [on hold]

Input Feature Classes : State,District,village ,Clip Feature class : 1A2A4.shp( it is one Watershed ).It is working fine for one watershed . But I have 100s of watersheds . Every time I have to ...
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What exact format do I need to have for the inputs to make Path Distance work?

I am trying to run the Path Distance tool in ArcGis 10.1. Ideally I would like to utilize Tobler's hiking formula anisotropic approach to slope and a land cover cost surface to calculate the least ...
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How to Select polygons within a feature based on rules applied to FID

I want to select all the polygons of a vector grid which have a FID multiple of N (e.g. N=5). Is that possible?
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How to label an axis in ArcScene?

Can anyone help me label z layers (years in my case) along z-axis shown in image please? Year labels appear now on this image is just my texting on the screenshot just to show what I am wishing to ...
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Projected maps should but do not overlap in ArcMap? [duplicate]

I am very new to ArcGIS and trying to build a series of layers of data in ArcGIS 9.3.1 for a river catchment in Leicestershire, using data from several sources. All data covers at least the area of ...
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Json to features not working while performing ST_Buffer

My objective is to create a buffer of 1000 m for enode. I used the following query. CREATE external table enodebuffer (shape binary); INSERT OVERWRITE TABLE enodebuffer SELECT ...
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exclude value from feature analysis classification (ArcGIS extension)

I am using feature analysis to classify small (mm) round features from the landscape. I have calculated the circularity of each shape and I want to exclude those which are not round enough. Does ...
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Create points along line using CCTV data (irregular interval!)

I am trying to create points along a line using CCTV data for our wastewater network using ArcMap 10.3. There is no field within our pipe to specify upstream/downstream so I have determined the flow ...
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Point file with addresses, geocode Polygons

I have a point file of stores in New York/New Jersey. The point file's attribute table has a field called addresses. I also have a building footprint polygon file with the outlines of buildings. Is ...
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cluster analysis dependent on avaliable area

I want to perform a cluster analysis based on a "background polygon". The polygon is not continuous, it represents coral colonies within a 10x10m reef area. Points represent disease locations on ...
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How is Kernel Density output values calculated based on a parameter value in Arc Map 10.3?

I am generating a map where I have sentiment value for geo-tagged data. I want to show a heat map based on the sentiment of location. I am using kernel density to generate this map. I am having ...
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Counting number of points within a grid

I'm trying to count how many floods occur within a given grid cell in ArcMap and I can't figure it out. I've been reading some other posts on here but I haven't been able to find an answer. I have ...
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Is there a way to use ArcPy module in the python shell that is not with ArcGIS?

I have ArcGIS 10.2 installed on my machine. When ArcGIS was installed, python 2.7.3(32 bits) was also installed. I need python 2.7.5 64bits for some gdal functions. So I installed python 2.7.5 64bits ...
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How to create buffer on one side of a stream in ArcGIS?

I need to create a buffer around waterfront park sites. But I only want "half" of the buffer --- the "half" that coincides with the side of the water body where to park is. In addition, the buffer of ...
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Making ArcGIS for Desktop play sound on speaker when model completes?

I would like to be able to sleep while Models are running for much of the night in ArcGIS for Desktop . I would like to have ArcGIS for Desktop play a sound when it finishes, to awaken me. Is this ...
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Trying to import Tiff files created in arc9.3 into 10.2, not working

I'm trying to use the scanned maps available here: http://www.env.gov.bc.ca/esd/distdata/ecosystems/TEI_Scanned_Maps/B01/B01-4700/ I save all 6 files in a folder, open ArcGIS 10.2 and try to add to ...
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Deleting nearly identical points in one dimention

I have extracted values from a raster in table form, done some calculations and plotted these points as XY data, in which I hope to use to create a line. However due to the original layout of the ...
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Krovak projection EPSG 5514: Correct data transfer between R and ArcGIS?

I have a problem which many ArcGIS, QGIS and R users from Czech Republic and Slovakia may encounter. In ArcGIS, I am working EPSG: 5514, Projected Coordinate System, defined as: ...
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CSV won't import correctly into Arcmap 10.3

I have a spread sheet with coordinates that once I bring in to Arcmap, the attributes disappear. The points are on the map, and when you Identify each point, the data shows up, but when the attribute ...
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How to merge rasters with the same but unequal cell size in ArcMap?

I'm trying to merge raster tiles that all have the same, but unequal cell size (X: 2,8, Y: 2,9). When I use the Mosaic To New Raster tool, I can enter ONE cell size which either results in a raster ...
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MODIS emissivity extraction

I am doing validation of 40 Landsat images.now I need two spectral emissivities of the 8-day MODIS land surface temperature and emissivity product (MOD11A2).and I have to extract emissivities for ...
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Calculation surface of building external walls from shapefile [duplicate]

I have two datasets (attached): 1) A shapefile of buildings containing the height of each building. 2) A parcel shapefile. Several buildings are assigned to a single parcel. I am interested in ...
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Build Network after changing streets feature class in ModelBuilder?

Previous posts have said a network cannot be created in ModelBuilder. However, I have been able to create a network after going through part of the wizard, but stop short of build network, then go ...
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Distance between points [on hold]

How do I calculate the network distance between multiple points. I have thousands of points and I need to calculate the network distance between the specified points. The lat/lon origin and ...
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How to change default annotation properties in ArcMap 10.4?

I am trying to figure out how to change the default properties of an annotation feature class in ArcMap 10.4. I see the "Text Symbol" box when I double-click on the "Default" category under my ...
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How to create .sat files for .jpg tiles

I want to create map overlays for a TomTom GPS. Relief shading, ortophoto etc as map background while navigating in Map View mode. Instructions for creating custom overlay can be found here So far ...
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Finding redundancy between two layers

Let's say I have two point layers that contain locations of wells on a property. layer A has 50 points. layer B has 35 points. Some of layer B's points already exist on layer A, and some of them ...
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Geometric network connected features problem [duplicate]

I work on the analysis of a power system through the creation of a geometric network when I try to check the sections connected to a power source the trace obtained sometimes limit in a same junction ...