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REST query to determine which polygons a geometry is inside and outside

I am experimenting with feature services (ArcGIS Server) using REST. I have a specific problem now I'd like to solve but not sure of the best way or syntax. I have an input geometry that I query to ...
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ArcGIS Silverlight API - Use POST instead of GET

Is there a way to get queries performed using the ArcGIS API for Silverlight to use POST instead of GET? I'm trying to pass in a geometry which has too many vertices for the character limit.
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ArcGIS Rest performing query on feature service layers using within and intercepts

I am creating an application that needs to query a bunch of layers over REST to see which layers a point or line is within. At the moment I have a local ArcGIS server set up with some feature ...
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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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Automatically refresh an ArcGIS93Rest layer in OpenLayers

I finally succeeded to import a gtfs-realtime feed into ArcGIS Server (used gtfsrdb.py and the created a script to automatically, every 30 seconds, to update the geometry of a table with the points). ...
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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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Function of query.Like

I was wondering how ESRI's query.Text works. From what I read, it is basically the shorthand for the LIKE SQL statement, but it is not working. Maybe I am misunderstanding it's use? Any help is ...
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Arcgis custom Legend rest service

There is a description for Legend services on arcgis web site. The legend supports the following layer types: ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer, ArcGISTiledMapServiceLayer, FeatureLayer and ...
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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 REST query from stand alone web service

I have code from a custom web service using the 9.3 ESRI ArcGIS ADF code to do a spatial query against an ArcGIS Server mapservice. But ESRI changed the ADF library so much that I can't figure out ...
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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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Poor Temporal Raster Performance over REST

When trying to consume temporal rasters (float values) served from ArcGIS Server over a REST endpoint, the results served up are "wonky". One or two time steps will deliver data as expected but in ...
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Maximum number of record returned by the server. Why 1000?

Why in AGS "maximum number of record returned by the server" is set to default 1000? What happens if I increase limit to 100000 or 1000000 in 100 services?
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Can anybody give me some advice that why when I am moving or dragging the map,it occurs “jump around”? [duplicate]

I am really tortured and botherd by this issue for a long time,I tried many ways to deal with it,but it seems does't work.The main point is why I drag the map,it shows on the contrary direction or ...
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209 views

Why do tiles seems to jump around when using ArcGIS cache layer in Openlayers? [closed]

I am use Openlayers to add ArcGIS tilecache layers using arcgiscache class or another way which is jsonp. I can show the map properly, but when I pan, zoom or drag the map, the tiles seem to jump ...
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How to start an ArcGIS Server 10.0 cached MapService without database connections?

I have a cached ArcGIS 10.0 MapService that I need to start but the DB which was used as the datasource for creating the tiles is no longer available. Is there a way to start the service without ...
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How to get the Reconcile Versions geoprocessing tool published as an arcgis server 10.1 service to work with a new version

After publishing the Reconcile Versions GP tool to ArcGis server 10.1, it can be successfully invoked via REST but only on versions existing at the time the service was published. If a new version is ...
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Is there a service that would return me all streets in a city (ZIP)?

I am looking for a service that you know of, that would return me all streets in a city (ZIP) for the purpose of building a drop-down (or auto-complete) address entry field. Thanks
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Re-enabling a web service API call that has stopped working unexpectedly

so we have are running an instance of ArcGis Server, and have a handful of services running. These were set up by someone who is no longer working with the company. Some of them are built into ...
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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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Updating the reference data for an existing geocode service

I created an address locator in an ArcSDE gdb, based on data stored in a point feature class in the same SDE gdb. I then shared the locator as a geocode service and am consuming it in a Silverlight ...
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1k views

Auto-update the map service & REST in ArcGIS server 10.1

I have one map service which is updating per day so I need to manually overwrite the service in ArcGIS 10.1 In previous versions 10.0 its very easy..just update the .mxd then REST will be auto ...
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209 views

C# Where to create GP service output files

How to get path of default scratch workspace(folder) using c#? I'm making REST GP tool, where you pass some input parameters, tool collects data, create csv files, and archive them. Then tool return ...
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295 views

Can you script publishing a GP service?

I have a geoprocessing service in ArcGIS for Server 10.1. I would like to share this service with a number of external organisations that also have ArcGIS Server 10.1. i.e I dont want them hitting ...
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Possible error when adding objects date atributte in ArcGIS rest

I have published in ArcGIS server 10.04 (on win 2008 r2 64 bit + sde + oracle) table ACCESS_LOG on FeatureServer with esriFieldTypeDate field. Then i try to add record with /addFeatures: [ { ...
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Geographic limit to overlay analysis in geoprocessing service

Function: I've created a geoprocessing service that serves a toolbox containing a custom python tool. This python tool selects a polygon and buffers it by 1 mile. This buffer is then used to ...
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1answer
816 views

Using of esriFieldTypeDate field in Add Features REST service?

I need to use Add Features REST service to add a new record to a table in an ArcSDE geodatabase. One of the field is type of esriFieldTypeDate, but I don't know how to populate this field in JSON ...
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1answer
144 views

How to tell if an ArcGIS Service is secure?

I am creating a .NET REST SOE for ArcGIS Server 10, and I will need to determine if a map service (or image) is secure or not. Is there a property on a MapService that would tell me this in either ...
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314 views

Are folders always part of ArcGIS Server REST API 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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ArcGIS Server Object Extenstion REST Endpoint That Supports GET and POST

I have a Server Object Extension for ArcGIS Server 10.0, that implements IRESTRequestHandler. The extension contains many individual RestOperations. By default each RestOperation supports HTTP GETs ...
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ArcGIS Server - E-Tags

From an ArcGIS Server (9.3.x or 10.x) instance, can anyone confirm if REST HTTP response headers are modified when the data within a layer is updated? For example, if I query a layer at time x and ...
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ArcGIS 10 Rest services regulary stop working

I have a problem with a new installation of ArcGIS Server. The installation is ArcGIS 10 on Windows Server 2008r2 with IIS 7. I have followed this guide to configure the IIS ArcGISServicesAppPool: ...
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Use Esri Geoservices REST as backend for Python web framework (Django?)

I would like to know if it's feasible to use an existing Python web framework such as Django/GeoDjango as a frontend to work with Esri's Geoservices REST API? I envision developing a database engine ...
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Changing display properties of a layer using ArcGIS Server REST API Export Map function

I have a quick question I hope someone can help with. Using the ArcGIS Server (10) REST API's Export Map function can I specify the boundary type, colour, fill colour and other properties in the ...
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213 views

Adding table to the MapServer so the layers and tables can be associated

I'd like to add tables to my MapServer. I want it to include both feature layers and tables which enables me to associate the layers with the relevant tables and retrieving the necessary fields of the ...
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Large scale geoprocessing through ESRI REST interface?

A typical limitation of web based processing is that urls are limited to 2 thousand characters for a GET request. From my understanding of how the ESRI Javascript API works, JSONP is utilized to ...
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Send Geometry to query using ArcGIS REST API

I am writing a windows console app in VS 2010 to perform an overlay using the ArcGIS Rest API. My first REST query returns information about the geometry for a specific feature. I then want to send ...
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ArcGIS REST vs. SOAP API

When is it appropriate to use the ArcGIS Server REST API vs. the SOAP API and vice-versa? What do you see as the advantages of one over the other? For example, the SOAP service can be consumed as a ...
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552 views

How do I find the resolution of a scale range from the Arcgis Server REST services?

What's the best way to determine a LOD's resolution from the esri REST API? Currently, I make a request for a specific extent to the server from the flex api, and from that I divide the width of the ...
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1answer
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Why is sometimes geometryType not returned in JSON from ArcGIS Server layer REST API?

Does someone know why the geometryType not always get returned from ArcGIS Server layers? According to the API documentation Layer / Table the geometryType is returned on layers: //properties ...
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1answer
231 views

What are the consequences of setting the SupportedImageReturnTypes to MIME in ArcGIS Server

I am currently exploring using the ExportMap function on the rest endpoint of a Cached Map Service.( I want to export only some layer within a Mapservice). I have found that if you change the ...
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How to find wmsURL? And how to use QueryTask method?

I have couple of questions. var wmsLayer = new esri.layers.WMSLayer(wmsURL); with this line of code i can display wms layer over any base Layer. Now From where I get wmsURL ? I have published my ...
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Is anyone indexing ArcGIS Server services on the web?

In looking at the REST API, it seems like it wouldn't be that hard to write a bot that crawls the web and indexes services (Map Services, GP Services etc.) Is anyone already doing this? Update1: I ...
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Is there a RESTful way to cancel a GP Job?

I have an asynchronous gp service that I can successfully run and cancel from within Arcmap. Using fiddler I see that arcmap communicates with the GP service via SOAP. I'd like to cancel the job ...
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WKID (Well Known ID) for national projection for ArcGIS REST API

I have to use my national projection system which does not have corresponding WKID listed for ArcGIS REST API. Without it I am unable to use this projection system for my web application. Any ...
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1answer
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How can I get more verbose messages from a GP service?

When I run a tool I've published as a gp service, the only messages I get are these: esriJobMessageTypeInformative: Submitted. esriJobMessageTypeInformative: Executing... ...
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Have Legends been implemented for ESRI's REST API?

ESRI's 10.0 documentation for legend indicates that this url should return a legend: http://map.floridadisaster.org/GIS/rest/services/Facilities/Critical_Facilities/MapServer/legend But it doesn't ...
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ArcGIS Server Object Extension for Analyzing Linearly Referenced Data

I have just begun learning about the ArcGIS Server Object Extension (SOE) capabilities, specificially with ArcGIS 10. Is there an example available of an SOE that can return information about ...
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How do I get a json list of REST SOE's supported by a Mapservice?

The html returned by a rest mapservice url includes "supported extensions" down at the bottom. However the json returned does not list the extensions. Is there a way to get this list of SOE's in a ...
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1answer
270 views

How are bound variables specified in an ArcGIS REST SOE?

In the documentation for using handler functions with ArcGIS Server Rest SOE's, they don't explain how the keys in the boundVariables collection are determined. When I search through the entire ...