ArcGIS Server REST API is used to access ArcGIS for Server and ArcGIS Online services

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Consuming Forecast.io Radar Data in an API or ArcMap

I want to consume forecast.io's radar data as an ArcGIS Server REST or JSON to use in an API or ESRI's ArcMap GIS Software. MapBox is doing it here. I don't think forecast.io is currently making the ...
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Use ArcGIS-server restapi to return geometries as Json objects

I'm very new to ArcGIS-server REST api, but have been using ArcGIS desktop and other web maps for a while. In one of the Buffering example, I found one GP service which takes geometres in as ...
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Can I highlight a selected feature using the ArcGIS REST API only?

I have a .Net web application with embedded maps, using the Arcgis javascript API. For non-interactive maps, I thought I would just make calls using c# to the REST endpoints. This works fine for ...
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Handle string or int in server object extension

How would you also check to see if the value you are passing into into an SOE is an integer as well? This checks for string, but returns 0 when passing number: string searchValStr; int ...
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ArcGIS REST Server Object Extension Examples

Hi I'm looking for a few good examples of a REST SOE showing more than the common ESRI sample. I'd like to see some RestOperation samples as well and a few different TryGet statements (ie. returning ...
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ArcGIS Server Object Extension (SOE) RestOperation configuration

How would you accept a call to a RestOperation with string and reply back with a json array of the column names in the table holding this information? So, if string is 'owners' then get names of ...
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QGIS connecting to ArcGIS world imagery - not loading correctly

Have connected QGIS to ArcGIS World Imagery using python console as described on http://www.northrivergeographic.com/qgis-adding-an-arcgis-rest-service. QGIS Seems to connect and make a raster layer ...
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Web_Map_as_JSON from latest esri jsapi?

I'm trying to do a print export using arcgis 10.1 and latest esri jsapi. Is there any out of the box way that I can extract out Web_Map_as_JSON from a given webmap? esri.tasks.PrintTask generates a ...
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Multiple Country Codes? - World Geocoding Service (ArcGIS REST API)

Using single field geocoding, (ArcGIS REST API) I am having an issue with the World Geocoding Service when it comes to getting results that include both USA and US territories, like Puerto Rico for ...
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Date Time Format output in REST API in 10.1

It looks like the output format for dates is in ticks. Has this always been the case? Can it be changed at the server level or the request level?
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How tow use an ArcGISCache layer along with an ArcGIS93Rest layer?

I want to have two layers in my OpenLayers map. The BaseLayer, as well as the overlay layer are being served by ArcGIS Server. I have a problem with ArcGIS93Rest when using ArcGISCache as basemap. ...
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Why is pooled geoprocessing service not available via the ArcGIS Rest API?

I'm using ArcGIS Server 10.0. I've published a pooled asynchronous python geoprocessing service. It works correctly using the Rest API. When I configure the service not to be pooled, I can't access ...
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How can I export an image from an ArcGIS map service where the bounding box wraps?

I'm trying to export maps from an ArcGIS REST Service using WGS84 and have run into difficulty when the bounding box ends up exceeding latitude 180. I was hoping that the map would wrap, but it ...
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How to check if a GP service (async) has any jobs that are not completed yet?

I am trying to find out a way to tell if a GP service has any jobs that were submitted and are not completed yet. I have noticed that one can see the status of a specific service by using the ArcGIS ...
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ArcPy add point to a FeatureServer Layer

What is the best practice to add a point to a FeatureServer Layer using arcpy? using rest services, write to db, etc? Where can I find a code sample?
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ArcGIS REST API Routing offsets

I'm having trouble with the ArcGIS json responses The geometry paths make no sense to me, they appear in the wrong place, relatively to each other they seem correct but they are not in the correct ...
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How to prevent a geoprocessing task from being run twice?

If I run twice a geoprocessing task (using the REST API), what does happen? Does the geoprocessing service execute the two tasks simultaneously, ...? How can I configure the geoprocessing service ...
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Leaftlet and ArcGIS Server REST

I am fairly new to all of this and am looking for some guidance. Any information is appreciated! I am trying to use leaftlet to display shapefiles from an ArcGIS Server using the REST URL. I have ...
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How to create a drop-down list of geoprocessing tasks?

I need to construct a drop down menu with each choice enabling a different geoprocessing task to run over my script. <select id="myList" onchange="environment()"> ...
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Executing GP Task for JavaScript API

I recently started using JavaScript API in attempt to construct a web app. After taking a recent ESRI online course, I thought I had some base knowledge on how to do this. This geoprocessing service ...
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Hiding Rest Service Url in Javascript

While users using my application, they can view resource from browser and see my arcgis rest service URLs. So If I use token based security, security token can view. Can I hide this from users?
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returning exceptions to user via AGS REST

I've got a python script that I run as a standalone and as a gp service in AGS (moving to 10.1 now...). For the standalone execution, I'm throwing a custom exception if there is no data found based on ...
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How to parse ArcGIS Server generated output XML?

I have a use case in which I need to parse the XML generated by an ArcGIS server, then push that data to another API. The ArcGIS server sits behind the firewall at our customer's site and exposes a ...
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How to identify parameters sent from ArcMap to geoprocessing service on ArcGIS Server?

I have a question regarding the use of ESRI geoprocessing services and maybe some of you can give me a hint for the following "problem"... I have set up a geoprocessing service which should solve a ...
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How to share a hosted feature service with an application on ArcGIS Online?

According to the ESRI REST API documentation on authentication, a registered application can log in to AGOL via an App ID and App Secret and will then have access to the data that has been shared with ...
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ArcGIS Vehicle Routing Problem Service via REST

I am trying to get a Vehicle Routing Problem to work as a geoprocessing service on one of our servers. I used the default_date with unix time stamp in miliseconds and set the times of orders and ...
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Call Vehicle Routing Problem Service via REST - Problem with “time” attributes?

I am trying to get a Vehicle Routing Problem to work as a geoprocessing service on one of our servers. If I call the geoprocessing service via REST url and submit depots, orders and routes WITHOUT ...
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Where can I find more details about rasterFunctions?

I have published an Image service with ArcGIS Server 10, containing the results of an interpolation operation. The Image which is returned from the service is in greyscale. I wish to render it with ...
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ESRI AddFeatures call on rest endpoint with attributes

I can add a line feature via the rest endpoint with my hand crafted call from C#. However, if i add any attributes to the call it will fail and say unable to perform operation. All of the fields in ...
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CORS lets one ArcGIS JavaScript (REST) request through but not the other

I have a problem with Cross-Origin-Requests invoked by the ArcGIS Javascript API. I'm able to access my web app without any issues if I use localhost:8080. But a REST call (by the ArcGIS JS API) ...
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Call ArcGIS Server Buffer command without using SOM

All, I wanted to see what the best way was of calling the geometry service to carry out a Buffer operation on ArcGIS Server 10, without using the SOM. Ideally I want to consume the REST API, using a ...
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ArcGIS Feature Service - Return a Single Row / Record

Is it possible to get just one row/record returned from a feature service query -- similar to the TOP, ROWNUM and LIMIT in database queries? Of course, OBJECTID "1" is not guaranteed. Is there a trick ...
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Access geoprocessing service via REST, get JSON back

I have an ArcGIS Server 10.0 geoprocessing task with a REST endpoint something like this: http://server/arcgis/rest/services/MyService/GPServer/MyTask The task takes a parameter. I was hoping I could ...
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Creating a Map with Spatial filtered layer on the fly

I created a web application with User accounts. based on the User type I need to filter certain point layer with a selected cities region. Ie , when user log in, his accessible cities (city ids are ...
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How to find the polygon containing a given coordinate using ArcGIS Geometry Service?

Say I have an ArcGIS Server GeometryService running, and a map service containing ZIP code polygons (all ArcGIS 10.1). I want to pass a coordinate, and have it return which ZIP code contains that ...
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Programmatic authentication to ArcGIS Server secured layers via RESTful API

I have an ArcGIS 10.1 Server instance exposing secured mapservices on the Internet. My need is to code down a client application (which I am currently building using the 3.3 version of the ArcGIS ...
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How to Query Layer using ArcGIS REST Services for Records with Date Closed Field less than 24 hours ago?

I am current trying to do layer definitions on a map and so I am trying to filter some records via a time factor so i was writing in the Where field DATE_CLOSED_ON > (CURRENT_TIME - 24) and ...
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Is it possible to save multi ring polygons to the ArcGIS server REST API?

I'm trying to insert new polygons that the user has drawn through the addFeatures REST endpoint and I'm getting an error when the user draws a bow-tie and tries to insert it. Is this simply not ...
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ESRI JSON-thingie from ArcGIS online

I try to download a web map from arcgis online into arcgis desktop. From the site I get a file named item.pkginfo and arcgis desktop opens it. Unfortunately it only gets me the basemap image and not ...
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Adding field to ArcGIS Map Service without feature access?

I have published a mapservice without feature access on a remote machine only with a file geodatabase (shapefile on the disk). Because of limits of authority to create a spatial database(don't have ...
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Auto-updating map service via REST in ArcGIS for Server?

I have one map service which is updating per day so I need to manually overwrite the service in ArcGIS 10.1 for Server. In previous versions 10.0 its very easy..just update the .mxd then REST will be ...
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How do I determine appropriate Date query syntax for a layer?

I'm writing a web mapping query tool to query Esri mapservice layers by date using the REST API. It has been said that the syntax depends on what kind of database is behind the mapservice layer, as ...
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Download Dataset From ArcGIS REST Service

Looking at this information page for a dataset hosted on esri.com: http://fema-services2.esri.com/arcgis/rest/services/2012_Sandy/ImageCat_NLT/MapServer/layers Trying to figure out how I can get ...
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'invalid parameters' on ArcGIS rest API used from Silverlight

I have an Silverlight application from which I'm trying to create new features to ArcGIS server. Every time I get error {\"error\":{\"code\":400,\"message\":\"Unable to complete ...
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ArcGIS Reference Layer over ArcGIS Terrain base(or Imagery) Layer using OpenLayers

I am using Openlayers for a Map application which uses basemaps by ESRI (or ArcGIS). What I am trying to achieve is something like this: http://www.arcgis.com/home/webmap/viewer.html From Basemaps ...
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Feature-level authorisation in ArcGIS Server REST services

Is feature-level authorisation even remotely possible when accessing ArcGIS (10) via the REST APIs? From what I understand I can secure individual services but at most this gives me control over who ...
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Spatial Rendering using ArcGIS Restful APIs

Always when I read the documentation, I always hear the term Restful APIs and ArcGIS Server using Restful Service to render the mxd hosted on the server. I am a bit unclear about what exactly does ...
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ArcGIS REST export map features as geoJSON

Is it possible to export the features from a map as geoJSON using an ArcGIS REST service? I'm trying to make a vector layer in OpenLayers based on the output from the map's present view based on a ...
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ArcGIS Server REST-Query Layer: only few attribute fileds are returned in response

a newbie question in using ArcGIS Server REST service: from ArcGIS Services Directory, I opened the page of one layer in a MapServer service, this layer has a long list of attributes/fields. however, ...
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How to create mapping application with user input to dynamically weight/shade map layers

Does anyone know of any examples of web-apps that allow user-input to change variable weights used to calculate symbology? My organization is looking to build a dynamic mapping application and while ...