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

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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 navigate the REST endpoints and retrieve Field information programatically

I'm adding a Dynamic Map Service to an ArcGIS Server JavaScript API map, and I need to get hold of each component layer and its fields, so I can run a query. See the sample ArcGIS Server services ...
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Struggling with ArcGIS REST API and tokens

I'm doing my best to secure my AGS (9.3.1) services, but have struggled with tokens. As you can see, my nw account belongs to the agsadmin and agsusers roles: I have assigned these same roles to my ...
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How to query nearest date in ArcGIS Server REST?

How to query nearest date (today) in ArcGIS Server REST? Table: ID NAME DATA 1 test 2013-06-01 13:00:00 2 test1 2013-06-01 16:00:00 3 test2 ...
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How to send long JSON objects (polygon geometry, table rows) in POST request to Geoprocessing Service?

I am seeking to understand my options for sending long JSON objects in a request to a Geoprocessing Service. In particular, I am looking for some example code to illustrate how to include two long ...
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How to let ArcGIS Server see related records in a geodatabase

I have an ArcSDE geodatabase which contains multiple relationship classes. If I add this layer to ArcMap, the relationship is automatically applied (eg, the Identify dialog allows me to drill-down to ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to find the Map Services URLs used in ArcGIS Flex or Silverlight web applications?

With the ArcGIS Server JavaScript API, you can find the URLs in the map services in the source code. Do the Flex and Silverlight APIs completely obfuscate the map services URLs? As an example, the ...
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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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How to perform datum transformation in ArcGIS server REST API exportmap

I have a ArcGIS server 10.0 mapcontext in one projection (swedish grid sweref99 TM) which uses its own datum, also named Sweref99 . When I use the REST API's map service export function I want to ...
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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 ...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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ESRI REST Api - need to download batches of tiles

So I wanted to use the ESRI REST Api to fetch map tiles for an application. Right now I am calling for each tile as I need it via its X/Y and zoom level(which is generating a bunch of http calls), but ...
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Get folder structure in code from arcgis/rest/services

I have never worked with maps before, and I got assigned on this project with ArcGIS. Noone to ask, cause noone has worked here either so I am turning to you guys. I have to create a tree of ...
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Is it possible to query raster from ArcGIS Server 10.1 REST?

I have a map service that contains a SDE raster layer and served out by ArcGIS Server 10.1. Is it possible and how to query through REST service on the raster layer? Basically what I want to do is to ...
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ArcGIS server 9.3.1 Javascript API via REST : Transparency issue

I have two map services , one is tiled service returns a satellite image , and the other is dynamic displays the roads ,POIs and Parcels. I'm trying to make the dynamic one shows the roads only above ...
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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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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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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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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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How to access the datasource from a REST service

I have a ArcGIS REST service, is it possible to access the data source of the layer that is within the rest service. For example I have a layer called "Conservation Area" within the service, that ...
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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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Filter features with multi-table joins in ESRI Silverlight/REST API

We have a rather involved data warehouse (SDE 9.3.1 / Oracle 11g) that contains a single related point feature class. Our (analytical) application should allow users to construct complex, ad hoc ...
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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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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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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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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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Is editing feature service through the REST API an okay approach?

I have a database that receives real-time data from alarms throughout the day, or on request. I'd like to create a web map that displays the "bad" alarms. My current idea is to create a Python ...
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How to get JSON response from submitJob operation?

I'm trying to get the JSON response of the submitJob operation launched by a restful call: http:///submitJob. I'm using Java7. The response I'm getting is an HTML response, using the code below: ...
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Any restrictions on the use of ArcGIS REST API?

I'm building a PHP script which ends up with an array of latitude, longitude pairs (around 2,500), and I want to be able to reverse geocode them into full adresses, then recording them on my database. ...
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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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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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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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How do you programmatically determine if a layer supports the query capability via the ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 REST API?

I am using ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 SP 1. I want to be able to determine the capabilities of each published layer, specifically I am looking for all layers with query capabilities. Being familiar with ...
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How to “Apply Edits” to an ArcGIS Server edit session using Python

ArcGIS Server allows the user to apply edits in an editable layer. Eg the sample layer at http://sampleserver6.arcgisonline.com/arcgis/rest/services/Military/FeatureServer/3/applyEdits will accept a ...
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Help with Routing..RouteEventArgs cannot be serialized

Hi I created a routing service in ArcGIS Server that allows the Service Area task. I've hit the REST service for this routing service and passed in a single facility XY and it works perfectly fine. ...
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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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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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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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Using a ArcGIS Server Feature Service's addFeature method: Parameters?

I am wanting to post data back to a feature service using the addFeatures method on a feature service. Here it says to use a query and an esri rep says to use a query task. But my "Query" object ...
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ArcGis Rest – service name vs. folder - Are the folders always part of the service name?

I'm using an ArcGIS REST map service, and my question is how do I construct the URL to the service? Specifically, what relationship is there between the Service Name, the Test Server, and the folder ...
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How to handle 500 Internal Server Error with ESRI Silverlight API

I have a simple AGS map service. I accidentally specified an invalid SRID explicitly in my Silverlight XAML: <esri:Map x:Name="Map" IsLogoVisible="False"> <esri:Map.Extent> ...