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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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 ...
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How can I host a map service that uses an online basemap as well as my own dynamic layers?

I have a flex web application with an ArcGIS Server backend that I want to start using an online basemap for. The application includes a printing capability that prints a layout from an arcGIS map ...
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Programmatic Configuration of ArcGIS Server data and layers?

Hey all, I'm trying to figure out how people in the ArcGIS Server world script configurations. In the GeoServer world we have the REST Config API, which lets you configure connections to a database ...
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How to Display Point from Form

For the last few days I have been trying to come up with a way to display a point on a map from a coordinate pair entered into a form. I began with the sample below and then added the formToJSON ...
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Create PDF on server side by passing layer from flex client

I want to pass the user selected layers from client User can select and change the order of layers as populated from different map services hosted on my arcgis server User can set the transparency ...
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Restart ArcGIS Server Map Service From Command Line

Is there a way to restart an ArcGIS Server v10 Map Service from the command line in Windows 7?
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ArcSDE for PostgreSQL installation

I am trying to install ArcSDE 10 for PostgreSQL in CentOS. I tried doing that but am stuck with same errors repeatedly and am thinking of giving one more shot from the scratch. I just want to make ...
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How to configure partial word matching in AnswerWorks-Vantage Linguistics on ESRI Desktop and Server products?

ESRI, like many companies, has licensed iSEEK AnswerWorks from Vantage Linguistics for natural language search of the ArcGIS Help system. At ArcGIS 10, ESRI dropped the Microsoft Keyword indexing ...
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Editing with ArcGIS Silveright

I am using the ArcGIS Silverlight API to edit data in an ArcSDE SQL Server geodatabase. I have been told that any editable feature classes must be registered as versioned in ArcCatalog before they ...
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JS relationshipQuery not returning multiple selected features

This is my first time posting a question here. I am working on a map application using ArcGIS Server 10 with Javascript API 2.1 and I am trying to figure out why I cannot return multiple selected ...
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Is accessing an mxd from an Msd based SOE safe?

I have a server object extension (SOE) that returns a list of legend items based on symbols that fall within a specified extent. This allows the client to update a legend to reflect on the symbols ...
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ArcSDE installation with PostgreSQL (error - 1015)

I am trying to install ArcSDE for Postgresql on CentOS 5.5 in i686 architecture. I have successfully installed and configured Postgresql. I did SDE pre-installation and as ArcSDE user, run the ArcSDE ...
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ArcGIS 10 Search Services

I am trying to learn more about the new ArcGIS Server Search that comes with ArcGIS 10. Does anyone know where I can find detailed instructions on how to implement and use this feature? ...
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Is it possible to install 9.3 Desktop Administrator as a standalone program?

I have ArcServer 9.3 installed on a server that I use for running scheduled Python geoprocessing scripts. I have several running, and now I'm trying to schedule one to rec/post, delete and recreate ...
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How can my client catch mapservice timeouts?

I've got a gp service that exports pdfs using connections to mapservices. I'd like to write to a log file when a request to a service times out. For WMS mapservices I see I can use IWmsClientEvents ...
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toolbars.Draw: Clear last point when a new point is clicked.

I am creating a map that will provide coordinates when a point is clicked on the map. I want to have a graphic provided on the clicked location so I am going to using the drawing functionality as ...
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How can I change the priority for MapService Process?

I've got an asynch GP service that exports mxds to pdfs. Typically the mxd contains mapservice layers. The same MapServices are also used by interactive clients where draw speed is important. ...
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How do I get started with GIS Servers on Amazon EC2?

Are there any tutorials, talks or presentations that discuss the use of EC2 or other cloud computing services to host GIS Servers? Has anyone had any experience in doing it with Amazon's EC2? How hard ...
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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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google earth profile used in mashup or flex

I really like the way google earth profile works, 1. mouse over line, right click, select profile 2. slide the mouse over the created 3d profile an dsee where that is on the map. Has anyone an idea ...
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How to get a polyline from a polygon in ArcGis Server 9.3?

I'm want to get the lines of a polygon and then get the length of each line, I'm looking on how to do this, Can anyone show me some code? Does anyone have any pointers on how to do this? I'm using ...
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ArcGIS Server 10 installation possible in Ubuntu 10.04?

I have a machine with Ubuntu 10.04 LTS and want to install ArcGIS Server 10 in it. I find that the supported OS are RHEL and SUSE Linux in ESRI website and I also find in some postings that it is not ...
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Custom Query Task

I'm building a web application in ArcGIS Server for .net and I want to create query task for each layer so that each query depends on the previous result query task, how can I do that... please help ...