ArcGIS Engine is for embedding GIS data, maps and geoprocessing into desktop and mobile applications.

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ArcGIS standalone application deployment

I'm trying to build a deployment for a ArcGIS standalone application. I'm using ArcGIS 10 Engine controls in a WPF application with desktop and spatial analysis license. I'm using classes that only ...
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How to call a GP service from ArcObjects in .NET using ArcGIS Engine 10.2?

I published and successfully accessed a GP service in ArcMap 10.2, but I couldn't make it work in my .NET program using ArcObjects 10.2: IGeoProcessor gp = new GeoProcessorClass(); ...
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Converting coordinate system of feature layers and datasets programmatically

I am trying to convert coordinate system of featurelayer and datasets using ESRI.ArcGIS.DataManagementTools.Project . The tool works fine in ArcCatalog . I have doubts about the parameters i am ...
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Prerequisites for running Visual Studio 2012 ArcGIS desktop application exe on any machine don't have ArcGIS installed

Scenario: i created an exe application using Visual studio 2012 ArcGIS Map Control Application. When running this application on any other machine which don't have ArcGIS installed on it. Its ...
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Open source GIS engine that is similiar to ArcGIS Engine?

If I was to develop a mapping application to be a standalone windows app, is there an open source GIS engine that is somewhat comparable to ArcGIS Engine?
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AxMapControl: How to set map extent in ArcObjects?

I have a stand-alone application written in C#. I want to be able to save and restore the current map view (extent) that the user sees. I assumed that it would be as simple as saving the active view's ...
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Problem when executing Dissolve method in ArcEngine

I'm always having a problem in GP.execute() when trying to execute this method. Here is my code: Friend Function DissolveFeatures(ByVal pInFLayer As ESRI.ArcGIS.Carto.IFeatureLayer, ByVal ...
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Map Control Didn't Show Editing Result

I have created an application with data from SDE Geodatabase (Oracle). I've registered it as version without tick on the option to move edits to base. Anyway, in my application there is a part where ...
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COM Exception when setting the DisplayField property

I have a C# .NET application referencing ArcGIS Engine 10.2. The last line of this fragment of code causes a COM Exception: gridLayer = new FeatureLayerClass(); gridLayer.FeatureClass = ...
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SDE + arcgis engine 10.3 start editing error

i built simple application using ArcGIS engine 10.3 to edit sde layers in oracle database. but when i do click start edit button, error occured : "Unspecified error (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80004005 ...
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Are personal geodatabases better suited for quickly querying indexed attributes than file geodatabases?

I'm preparing data for an ArcGIS Engine application that queries the data to search for an address. Sometimes we search just on the street name field, just on the house number field, or both. When ...
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Two versions of ArcGIS Engine SDK on same computer?

I wish to be able to develop against both ArcGIS Engine 9.3 and 10.2, so that for example, an application could depend on either at runtime. Are there any issues with having the SDKs for both on a ...
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Developing tools for ArcMap 9.x and 10.x

I've been asked to start developing something for ArcGIS 10.x, but here is the problem: in my computer I already have the SDK and ArcMap 9.3.1 installed. That means that I need to uninstall it before ...
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ArcObjects - WFS:

Hy, has anybody an example concerning accessing data from a WFS server by using the DataInteropability in ArcObjects? I'm getting the right field definistion, but don't know how to read the data. ...
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ArcGIS Engine BaseTool derived classes stops receiving OnKeyDown messages?

I have two BaseTool derived classes in a custom ArcGIS Engine application. Both tools do the same thing: start a INewBezierCurveFeedback on a first mouse click and then stop it and return the ...
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Setting up Eclipse for ArcGIS Engine Java development?

I'm trying to setup Eclipse for ArcGIS Engine 10.0 development. I've been reading for days and weeks through the documentation and through the forums here and elsewhere. It seems that no one has this ...
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How to update/delete data from a datagridview?

I wanna be able to update/delete data from a datagridview, and when I do that of course the data in my PostgreSQL database should be edited too. So I've thought about giving the user the ability to ...
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Port ArcGIS Engine to ArcGIS Runtime SDK for WPF?

We have a WPF application, which has arcengine controls embedded in it. We are looking at options to replace ArcGIS Engine with someother component which is 64 bit and we are evaluating ArcGIS Runtime ...
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How to get all features in current extent

I like to add text information to each feature in the shown map extent in my MapControl/PageLayoutControl. Adding the text is not a problem, but I couldn't find a way on how to get the features. Is ...
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Start Editing Return Unspecified error (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80004005 (E_FAIL))

I'm using IEngineEditor.StartEditing method to start an edit session on SDE Workspace. My workspace is having a right value because I have no problem to get a feature class using it. I'm not sure ...
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Searching for features added in an edit session with QueryFilter only works when using object id or no WhereClause

I'm getting strange behaviour reading added features from a feature class while within an edit session. The feature class is in a personal geodatabase and is open in the map control in an ArcEngine ...
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Topology Edit Tool in ArcGIS Engine

Is a Topology Edit Tool available "out of the box" for ArcGIS Engine 10? Or do I have to write one myself?
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ArcGIS Engine PageLayoutControl Get Page Coordinates from geographic coordinates

I have an ArcGIS Engine application that contains a PAGELAYOUT CONTROL In the code progressing I have acquired the centroid's of some selected polygons in real world coordinates (ie x = 2484242.45 ...
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(Professional) Label Positioning?

Just a general question here. I've implemented labeling in my code and solved a fair amount of problems that seemed insurmountable at first. Now that the labeling is working I have directed my ...
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How to set up graduated colors for a layer using ArcObjects?

I have to render a feature layer with a graduated colors renderer, using the ArcGIS API for Java (or VB, .NET). As the feature layer data is created dynamically using webservices, I don't in advance ...
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How to use ITrackCancel to escape IRubberBand track?

I have a BaseTool for AX_MapControl and AX_PageLayoutControl that allows to draw a polyline via IRubberBand. But once the rubberband is started, you can't cancel it e.g. by hitting escape. I found ...
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Identifying features using ArcGIS Engine?

I am new to arcgis. I am building a custom desktop GIS application using arcgis engine 9.3.1 . I want to make a custom identify tool and add it to toolbar control. Any example or code will be ...
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How to Verify if a FeatureLayer already exists?

I am currently working on a project where when user loads up their map (mxd) into our system, we create several custom featuerlayers for them. My problem is though, I have no idea how to check if I ...
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.NET Components triggering ITools on ArcEngine/Objects

I'm building a simple map interface on a .net component that I need to redistribute around. Well, my initial thoughts was to create the tools just the way I'm used to do it in ArcMap, inheriting ...
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Setting Up Snapping Environment Snapping Type

I try to setup snapping environment snapping type by referring to this source (http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/arcobjects-net/conceptualhelp/index.html#//0001000001s1000000) but I can't combine ...
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Is it a bad idea to hold references to ArcObjects inside business classes?

According to best practices is it a bad idea to cache features and geometries inside business objects? If it is bad, what is the alternative way? References to features may be replaced with their ...
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error 0x80040239 : Using the intersect method of ItopologicalOperator

I would like to intersect a polygon and a polyline to know if the polyline is in the polygon. The code work but when i do it on more than 100 000 times in a for, there is this error : ...
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Performance of ArcGIS Engine using multiple file geodatabases as opposed to one?

I'm trying to decide the best way to organize my data for an ArcGIS Engine application. I am particularly interested in map display and query speed. Currently I have all of my data separated into ...
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Life cycle of an AxControls - license missing in some point of the execution

DEAR PEOPLE FROM THE FUTURE: Here's what we've figured out so far… Does anyone know the lifecycle of an AxControl (AxTOCControl)? I have a complex application, that uses several technologies ...
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Using ListTransformations function in ArcObjects, C# and ArcGIS Engine?

I need to call arcpy.ListTransformations function in C#. I have to pass 2 spatial References (ISpatialReference objects, I guess) and an envelope(IEnvelope object) to this function. This function ...
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Importing Bing Maps into application using ArcGIS Engine?

I'd like to create an application using ArcGIS Engine 10. I want to import Bing Maps into my application as base map. I surf the internet but couldn't find any tools or API to import these maps to ...
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Automated correction of parcel geometry based on area measure?

i have a set of parcels in DWG file and i have the areas that should be in these parcels in an excel file, so i have to modify each parcel to match the area specified in the excel file with a moving ...
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How to connect to bundle files?

I tiled my mxd document using the Multithreaded MapCruncher sample located here: http://help.arcgis.com/en/sdk/10.0/arcobjects_net/conceptualhelp/index.html#//000100000mm8000000 It appears to work, ...
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Remove lock on feature class

When i try to delete a feature class , after or during the use of an Arcgis engine app which uses the same feature class i got an error concerning the lock , so i can't get ride of this lock until i ...
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Using Spatial Analyst Classification in ArcGIS Engine?

I tend to use ML classification of Spatial Analyst ToolBox in ArcGIS Engine, I wrote this sample code: ESRI.ArcGIS.RuntimeManager.Bind(ESRI.ArcGIS.ProductCode.Desktop); IAoInitialize ...
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Migrating Defense Solutions objects from ArcGIS 9.3.1 to 10.0 gives Unable to cast COM object error?

I've got an ArcGIS Engine application that uses the IMADtedLayer interface to access VPF DTED catalog layers and adds them to a map. The code ran fine under v9.3.1. I just updated to v10, and now I ...
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Access CommandItems programmatically with ArcObjects in ArcGIS Engine application

I'd like to programmatically execute a command in my ArcGIS Engine application with ArcObjects. I know in Desktop I would do it like this: ESRI.ArcGIS.Framework.ICommandBars commandBars = ...
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Uninstalling ArcGIS extensions from earlier version after ArcGIS upgraded?

I uninstalled ArcGIS 9.3.1 (server, desktop, engine), then installed ArcGIS10.0 (Server, Desktop, engine). When I tried to uninstall some arcmap extensions, I got error 1001 "unable to get installer ...
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ArcEngine 10 Polyline with arrow

I was wondering if there is a way to draw a polyline but with an arrow head at the end point? Thanks all IPolyline line = new PolylineClass(); ...
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Rotate the map to GPS heading / direction in ArcGIS using ArcObjects SDK 10 for .NET

Assuming I use ArcGIS or an ArcEngine application on a mobile PC. Is it possible to rotate the map in ArcGIS to the direction the device is travelling using a GPS receiver? If yes, how? I would like ...
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Converting VB code to C# for coverting Polyline to polygon

It is a while that I am stuck at converting polylines to polygon and I couldent find any solutions into it.I have tried some diffrent methods like using ...
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Georeferencing Tools in ArcGIS Engine 10.1

I'm new with ArcGIS or even GIS it self. My question might be a newbie question but I need help on building a Georeferencing tool set like the one in available ArcMap. I found that it is not available ...
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Zoom to selected feature reducing MapFramesize using ArcGIS Engine and C#?

I am trying use the the following code for zooming to a selected feature using ArcEngine 10.2.1 and c#. It is performing, but it is reducing the Mapframe to the feature size. Which was not happening ...
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Which data format typically displays fastest in ArcMap?

My organization is working on an application running on ArcGIS Engine. Previous versions of the application used primarily Shapefiles for displaying roads, parcels, buildings, etc. Since I was ...
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Accessing ArcGIS layers from separate thread using ArcGIS Engine?

I've got an ArcEngine application, referencing a MXD for it's data (and map display). I'm running a query against all layers, so can take quite some time. I would normally run the query in a ...