ArcGIS for Server is an Esri product from the ArcGIS Platform which is used "to create, manage, and distribute GIS services over the Web to support desktop, mobile and Web mapping applications."

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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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ArcGIS 10 Linux experience

We have ArcGIS 10 installed on a nice clean Linux box. We have developed scripts to run on the Windows desktop development machines, and modified them to run on Linux. Now, if we run the scripts on ...
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How display fields from geodata service c#

I want to display my geodata stored in the arcgis server. I did the connection to the server but the problem is the parameter versionName. I will not use arcSDE so I have ignored versionName. Can ...
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Arcpy hanging on Linux

I am having issues getting arcpy to run correctly on Linux Red Hat. I solved some earlier problems which appeared to be related to permissions on the init_server file. Now that si resolved, when I ...
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How display fields from geodata service c#

I want to display my geodata stored in the arcgis server. I did the connection to the server but the problem is the parameter versionName. I will not use arcSDE so I have ignored versionName. Can ...
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Publishing layer Package tool as a geoprocessing service

I am trying to build a small application (silverlight based) that would allow creation of layer package based on an area of interest. I have identified a GP tool that does this. The tool is located in ...
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How can I get SOESupport to handle Polymorphism?

I've got some business objects below that I can serialize and deserialize successfully with Json.NET. I don't see a simple way to do this with Esri's SOESupport however. I'm happy with Json.NET, but ...
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Issue with webADF 931 application migrated to 10 environment within IE8

I am currently in process of migrating a webADF 931 application to Arc 10 environment and testing it within IE8. I am having this issue, the map when launched only covers partial area. I have tried ...
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WebADF 931 to 10 migration issues

I am in process of migating a web ADF 931 application to WEBADF 10. The application uses some samples from ESRI forum/samples. I am curious if there are versions of these files available within WebADF ...
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ArcGIS Server Manager - access problem

I setup ArcServer 10 with postinstall and restart and I am getting the following error when I try accessing ArcServer Manager through URL: Forbidden You don't have permission to access ...
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Consideration for a Good Silverlight based mapping application

I am starting to work on a Silverlight 4 based web mapping project using latest ArcGIS Server API. The application will involve multiple map services (for many themes) with selection, queries, and ...
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drawToolbar is undefined

I keep receiving the error "drawToolbar is undefined" when I click a button to enable the Draw Toolbar from the ArcGIS JavaScript API. I also have the navTool bar in the map so as I understand I need ...
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How can I track/graph arcserver usage statistics?

I’m currently using the ArcGIS Server Properties dialog in ArcCatalog to periodically check the usage statistics for our services. I’d like to be able to chart those to get a big picture view of ...
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ESRI phone applications

I have seen sample apps for windows phone, IOS, and even a beta for android. does anyone know if there is anything started for Palm, or Blackberry? Interested in ArcGIS Server mobile applications.
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Getting Basic Information about ArcGIS Map Service With IGxDialog

I am having a helluva time trying to get some basic information (server URL) about an ArcGIS Map Service using the basic IGxDialog. So far, I am able to pop open the IGxDialog, and allow the user to ...
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Grid & Magnetic Bearing in Flex Viewer 2

I want to allow users to draw line by using Flex Viewer 2 drawing widget, As a result I want to have magnetic and grid bearing. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Can you use GetLegendGraphic for a ArcGIS Server 9.3 WMS?

The following request should return a legend graphic for a particular layer: ...
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ArcGIS Server 10 - Query numeric field with string

In ArcGIS Server 10, I am running queries against several fields in a feature class. All of them are sent with the format FIELDNAME ='value' (all queries contain the single quotes). This is ...
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how to connect to ArcGIS server with c#

I would like connect to ArcGIS server, but I have an error message "la référence d'un objet n'est pas définie à une instance a une objet". I have many examples: string serverName = "adresse"; ...
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Display XY after Button Click

I am creating a map that will generate an XY coordinate based off the location that a user clicks. I only want this location to be generated after the user clicks a button to enable the draw toolbar ...
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Cropping an image with a map extent

I have an raster file in my server space, which has the same projection as my webmap, and I would like to crop the image by passing the visible extent of a webmap. I think the cropping function is ...
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Clear ArcGIS server rest cache with an in through script

I would like to script the process to clear the rest cache on the \rest\admin page after I do a start/stop with the AGSSOM.exe provided on arcscripts. Is it typical to have to clear the cache after ...
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Displaying HTML popups for feature service

This bit of information caught my eye today as I was reading about Feature Services in the ArcGIS Server .NET help: Feature services also support HTML pop-ups setup in ArcMap. HTML pop-ups are ...
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What is a .mem file?

I’m running ArcServer 9.3.1 on a Windows Server 2008 virtual machine. I noticed the other day that my C:\ drive was almost full. I tracked the issue down to this location ...
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Specifying ArcGIS Server WMS GetFeatureInfo tolerance?

is there a way to specify pixel tolerance when requesting feature info via GetFeatureInfo WMS request for an ArcGIS Server WMS-published map service? I have not been able to find any such information ...
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ArcGIS Server 10 and Desktop 9.3 interoperability

I want to install ArcGIS Server 10 but our users only have ArcGIS Desktop 9.3.1. So does ESRI support: a) Access/use AGS services from 10 in 9.3.1? b) Manage (create services etc) AGS 10 from ...
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Case Insensitive WFS Attribute Search with ArcGIS Server?

I'm using ArcGIS 9.3.1 to host WMS and WFS services. I have a map (.mxd file) with a layer whose attribute table includes fields with mixed-case string data. When I open this map in ArcMap and ...
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Why does ArcGIS Server return a PNG file by default unless I hit the refresh button?

I'm trying to access a webservice that returns a map image in different formats. It first always returns a .png file until I hit the refresh button. It then returns me the map in the correct format. ...
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How can I fix broken links in an mxd with only an ArcGIS Server license?

I've been asked to fix a broken arcgis server site. I suspect the problem is that the paths in the mxd don't point correctly to the data files. Without installing desktop is there some way to ...
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How to group distinct layers together in ESRI Flex app?

I'm wondering if anybody has idea for how to best group distinct layers -- even layers of differing types like DynamicLayer, WFSLayer, etc. The goal in mind is that they could be visually represented ...
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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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Customize geocoding locator styles in an ArcGIS Server environment

Using ArcGIS Desktop, it is relatively straightforward to customize locator styles by editing the corresponding CLS files. We are struggling to do the same in a server environment. We have created a ...
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How to create a Chart in Silverlight that is bound to Layer in the Map?

I have a simple Silverlight Application that has a Map control that shows a ESRI Tiled layer service and a Dynamic Layer service. The Dynamic Layer service is just called "Wells" and it has a "Date" ...
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How to fix JSON error in Silverlight Application?

I am trying to run a simple Silverlight application based on code provided by ESRI at this link (Silverlight Samples). My app works fine if I just use the TiledLayer but if I add the Dynamic layer ...
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ToC Context Menu Move Layer Up Down

Similar ESRI arcgis.com can anyone give pointers on how to move layer up/down? And of possible include the context menu. Update:Pardon me, Using Javascript API Cheers, blueRace
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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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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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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> ...
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How to avoid “No Data” from Tiled Map Service in Silverlight

I'm using the latest and greatest Silverlight with ArcGIS Server 10 and when I do a search for features in my operational layers (wells) and zoom into them I'm seeing "Map Data Not Yet Available" ...
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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 can I create an adapter between the ArcGIS REST interface and WMS or TMS?

I'm trying to use imagery available via the ArcGIS REST tile cache interface, however the tool I'm using, JOSM, only supports WMS or TMS. In addition the data from the ArcGIS server is in a "special" ...
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What is the best way to host a GeoDatabase on an ArcGISServer?

I have a simple Geodatabase in access format. I'd really like to host this database on an ArcGIS server through one of their services. The idea is that my users would be able to connect to this ...
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ESRI Javascript API: Return to the Map Extent you were at when you use browser back button

Can anyone give me some pointers (code would be helpful) on how to go back to the extent a user was at after they have navigate away and clicked the back button? So I'm viewing a map at X extent I ...
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Troubleshooting ArcObjects performance problems

We have developed a relatively complex geoprocessing routine using a C# / ArcObjects (COM) / ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 / ArcSDE 9.3.1 / Oracle 11g stack. Running the routine on a complete dataset takes ...
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Keeping SDE for data maintenance, but use postgis for display

We build and maintain GIS data in a production environment with SDE on SQL 2008. We also have a need to open up WMS and WFS that will make a complete ESRI solution really expensive. With an ArcGIS ...
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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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Can I import symbology from an .axl file into ArcMap?

I'm setting up new Arcserver services, and some users would like the symbology in the new services to match the old IMS services. With that in mind, is it possible to either: a) import the symbology ...
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How to use ArcGisServer from Engine?

MapServerQuerySublayer (Version 10) does not seem to support setting a definition query, although according to documentation it should using ImapServerSublayer2.LayerDescription as IMapserverSublayer. ...
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Publish MXD to server in ArcObjects C#

I have an MXD that I would like to publish to an ArcGIS server using C# ArcObjects (preferably as an MSD). I have been unable to find anything regarding this. Essentially I would like to implement the ...