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'invalid url' on ArcGIS server REST API

From time to time, the services on our ArcGIS server will not be available, and when requesting tiles, I will get a 'invalid url'. This is okay, sometimes it is scheduled downtime, maintenance or just ...
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ArcGIS Server on Windows Server 2008 - .NET or Java Backend

I am finding myself having to "defend" why I have chosen to setup ArcGIS Server on .NET backend with IIS (vs Java and Tomcat). The host server is running Windows Server 2008 R2. I thought I ...
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Problem with publishing GIS resources in ArcGIS Server

I have ArcGIS 9.3 on Win 7 sp1 integrated with VB.Net 2008. I have connected my server in ArcCatalog and publish mxd to ArcGIS Server without any problem, put after I open ArcGIS Server Manager and ...
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Where is the server.dat equivalent at 10.1?

Prior to 10.1, I could locate the server.dat file, and programmatically find out the arcgisoutput folder URL location (virtual directory when using IIS) e.g. <Directory> ...
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set popup widget priority in flex 2.5

I have several objects showing but they are ordered in my config.xml file with the highest priority on top. Still when I pick a point object that is near a line object it always gives the popup for ...
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GIS data - Geoprocessing Service to receive data

I would like to move 8 shapefiles from one intranet to another intranet via arcgisserver (or an other method). Creating a FTP site is not an option. I think I saw somewhere on how to send data to a ...
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Having trouble publishing from map documents

I am attempting to create an operational layer for the Flex viewer. I am having difficulty getting my mxd to publish correctly (not visible when on server). Here is the error message I get after I ...
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Is there a sample ArcGIS Server service for US zip codes?

Esri provide a sample ArcGIS Server instance which contains states, block groups, etc. Is there a similar publicly-accessible ArcGIS Server instance anywhere which contains US zip codes?
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How to enumerate ArcGIS Server 10 map services with ArcPy

I need to connect to ArcGIS server with ArcPy and enumerate over map services. I need to: Loop through each ArcGIS server map service Stop/Start the service Get the service source document (MXD/MSD) ...
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How to publish ECW images to ArcGIS Server?

When I am going to publish mxd (containging image.ecw) to ArcGIS Server, the following error appears: Confiquration image.ecw. MapServer can not be started. Server Object instance creation ...
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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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Is it possible to publish a geoprocessing services that uses a custom gptool on ArcGIS Server 10?

I have developed a custom GP tool in C# which does a bunch of processing on a given layer. It works great in ArcMap on all machines that I have deployed it to. I created a model which uses this tool ...
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OpenLayers call ArcGIS WFS: no feature returned

I spent a long time looking for an example using OpenLayers to call ArcGIS WFS, however, almost none is found... currently the code I wrote is based on the example of GeoServer, however, no feature is ...
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Adding result of geoprocessing service — consume in ArcMap desktop

I am new to ArcGIS Server. I have a Python script tool that I've published as a geoprocessing service. The script takes a point feature class, writes a subset of the input FC as a new FC in the ...
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Loading legend of MapServer in ArcGIS Server with ArcGIS API for Silverlight?

I have published a mapserver on my ArcGIS Server 9.3. I am developing a silverlight application using ArcGIS Silverlight API. Now I can load my map into my application and also the list of my layers ...
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flex to java trying to get started on the plan

I have as suggested recently on this forum been "playing" with arcgis server. For reasons perhaps not obvious to "real" programmers I have built a fairly extensive series of web mapping applications ...
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Error with Missing Assembly

I have a webADF based website that I am trying to deploy. It's giving me this error. I have made sure that I have installed all the components that come from ArcGIS Server Installation media ...
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How to edit a given version of geodatabase?

I have a versioned geodatabase. Any of that versions are used only by one user. So then user called "XXX" has a version called "XXX". So then now I want to make a changes on given version, but when I ...
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Reconcile Versioned Geodatabase with only DEFAULT version?

Follow up to this: Spatial Database Connection String I am trying to reconcile a versioned geodatabase that has only one version, DEFAULT. I am following the steps from the ESRI documentation: A ...
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Spatial Database Connection String

From MS Access, I'd like to create a link to the attribute table of an SDE feature class in a spatial database. For example, I have the following connection string which works for an OLE DB ...
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ArcGIS Server and SQL Spatial. Examples?

In-house we have an ArcGIS Server license that I am somewhat familiar with, and a license for SQL Server. I'm looking for some examples of existing web maps that use ArcGIS Server for the display of ...
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Setting Output Parameter in ArcPy for Server Tool

I have published the following script tool (which is wrapped in a model, i.e. just the script tool and all of its parameters) to ArcGIS Server 10. The GP service succeeds when run, but I cannot ...
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Flex popup from outside resource weather warnings

I am using the USGS service of NHSS NOAA weather warnings in an application. I have the service displaying in my map using http://rmgsc.cr.usgs.gov/ArcGIS/rest/services/nhss_weat/MapServer The ...
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Is it possible to use RPy/RPy2 in a Geoprocessing Script that is exposed as a GP Task on ArcGIS Server?

Is it possible to publish a Script tool that uses the RPy/RPy2 module (or more generally any Python-to-R link) to ArcGIS Server 10 SP2? If so, what specifically do I need to do, i.e. Install R on the ...
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ArcObjects 10 Java SDK

I am being tasked with converting a AGS georpocessing toolkit currently written in AO 10 C# SDK to AO 10 Java SDK. Are there any resources out there which show an end to end example of creating an ...
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SOC Performance matrix

I am monitoring performance of one of our SOC machines. Attached below are the stats that I am getting. it does say request are succeded but I am not sure that it is entirely true. It must take at ...
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ArcGIS Geoprocessing Services - Don't work if 'Run python script in process' not checked

I have a standard geoprocessing toolbox that I am exposing as a geoprocessing service. The tools in this toolbox are plain 'ol python scripts. All of this is being done in ArcGIS 9.3.1. As a ...
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issue with WEB ADF based Web application

I have a WEB ADF based application that I am having some issues with. When I start app in debug mode, it shows me a blank page but I can right click and choose the option view in browser and it works ...
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Deploying to ArcGIS 10 Server .NET/Java

We're in the process of transforming a lot of 9.1 ArcServer/ArcObjects etc applications to ArcGIS Server 10. However, we're unsure as to licensing on 10. As I understand it, I cannot, according to ...
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Programmatically start and stop map services with Python

Is it possible to programmatically stop and start ArcGIS Server map services using Python?
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ArcGIS Server Manager keeps getting COM errors

I am using ArcGIS Server 10 on IIS6. While publishing out mapping services/restarting services/deleting services, I keep getting various COM errors like the one below..after viewing the Event log it ...
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Best practices for multiple admins on ArcGIS Server and IIS

What are best practices for having multiple Administrators of ArcGIS Server? I ask in terms of one admin starting and stopping services while another admin is deleting/creating/stopping different ...
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Lots of layers in one or multiple services? (and why)

I have a conundrum that I am getting mixed advice on how to go about. Therefore id like to put it to GIS-SE for some justified answers. Scenario: Client has a web mapping application. Does not ...
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Connecting to ArcGIS Server with IIS 7.5 (ArcObjects/COM)

This code works fine on a development box, but fails in a server environment: GISServerConnection gisServerConnection = new GISServerConnection(); gisServerConnection.Connect("localhost"); The ...
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Flex 2.4 login page with tokens

I am using AGS security and a 2.4 flex application. I would like to login with a login screen like available in the samples. Then utilize tokens for fc security on my services. I see a sample for ...
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Custom ArcGIS Server Web Service can't find Esri assemblies

I have ArcGIS Server 10 installed on a server, with Web ADF Runtime and Web Applications installed, and I have a custom web service that uses a couple of ESRI.ArcGIS assemblies deployed on that ...
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Are the folders always part of the service name in the rest server response? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: ArcGis Rest – service name vs. folder - Are the folders always part of the service name? I'm using ArcGis with Rest. My Question is, are the folders always part of the ...
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Using arcpy.SetParameter() with Python Script Tool published as Geoprocessing Service?

I have a script that needs to be published to ArcGIS Server as a geoprocessing service. This script computes a set of records in table form. I need to set an output parameter so that it returns the ...
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AttributeError: Object: Environment <workspace> not found from ArcGIS 9.3 Geoprocessor?

This problem is occurring in ArcGIS Server 9.3, Python 2.5.2 I am exposing a typical python script as a geoprocessing service. In this script, I frequently use the gp.ListFeatureClasses() method, ...
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Complex ArcGIS Server Infra problem

We have a large application running on Java, RHEL, where our ArcGIS Server resides also. We have a lot of inteligence on some of our classes and we wish to publish them via arcgis server. The problem ...
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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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How many layers should be in a MapService - what are the tradeoffs?

When setting up MapServices for ArcGIS, I'm often given an mxd that has many layers in it and told to publish it. Should I have more mapservices with fewer layers in each, or fewer mapservices with ...
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Workaround for Raster data input in ArcGIS Server Geoprocessing Service

UPDATE I have accomplished the Python script, but only tested in desktop environment, i.e. ArcMap. #Import ArcPy site package module import arcpy from arcpy import env from arcpy import Extent from ...
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Permission Issues on ArcGIS Server with SOC machines

I am trying to figure out some permission issues for ArcGIS Server. I have 2 SOC machines that are associated with SOM. I noticed this problem when I added these SOC machines to SOM. This service that ...
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ArcGIS WebADF Distance tool

Is there a tool in the WebADF that will let me draw a straight line and calculate the distance between the two points.
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ArcFM geodatabase with ArcGIS Mobile

I understand that if ArcFM Object Viewer is installed on ArcGIS Server that read-only map services can be published with the ArcFM data. In this scenario can you also publish ArcGIS Mobile ...
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Building query for query attribute task in arcgis server manager for a layer related to a table

I my map document (.mxd), one layer (BUILDING with spatial data) is RELATED to a stand-alone table (EMPLOYEE) with one-to-many relationship having a common field call dept number (one building with a ...
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Publishing Geoprocessing Service with ArcGIS Server?

I'm modeling this ESRI tutorial for creating geoprocessing service with ArcGIS Server and I'm getting this error when trying to publish the service: Service was published but cannot be started due ...
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Odd behavior with arcpy.mapping.PublishMSDToServer [closed]

When I publish an MSD to ArcGIS Server 10.0 manually in ArcCatalog (through right-click context menu) or through the web interface, the service is created properly. When I use ...
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Is there a way to get layers from a .msd using arcpy?

I need the name of each layer in an .msd, but I could not find support using arcpy (ArcGIS 10.0). Is there a method I missed? In the current workflow, since I am publishing the document, I use the ...