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Developing ArcPad 10 forms with Visual Studio

I have been trying to develop solutions with ArcPad 10 Studio for a while now and finding it restrictive. I would like to use the Visual Studio environment to develop ArcPad 10 solutions (form ...
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Is there a way of making a legend for your maps in ArcMap?

Finished all my analysis and would like to make a legend to display the data in the map I have
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One large polygon or many little ones. What is better regarding performance?

I´m designing a geoprocessing service on ArcGIS Server using several nationwide datasets. Currently I´m preparing some of the datasets and I´m wondering if I should dissolve my polygon layers ...
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How to safely replace ArcGIS SDE feature classes using transactions

I am using C#, ArcGIS Server 10, MS-SQL Server 2008, and I want to replace an ArcGIS SDE feature class inside of a transaction. After the deletion of the feature class, I have to create a new one with ...
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raster in TOC to geotiff on disk in ArcPy

I am really hoping that someone out there who knows a bit about ArcPy in ArcGIS10 can help me out. I am attempting to automate some work w/ netcdf files. Basically, I am able to automate the creation ...
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Using URL parameters in ArcGIS Server 10 Viewer for Flex

Anyone know if you can use URL parameters to turn on layers. I have had success using URL parameters to go to specific coordinates.
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getting scratch and current workspace ArcGIS10 using Java

I'm trying to get the scratch and current workspaces returned as path names (Strings) using java in ArcGIS10. however I can't seem to get anything returned. I'm guessing it's to do with accessing ...
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Focus ArcMap application Window VBA

Very simple question to ask, I haven't been able to figure it out up to now though... How would you focus your ArcMAP application window using VBA? I have a script that runs and selects polygons and ...
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Plotting Smith and Sandwell global seafloor topography grids

Does anybody have any experience with plotting Smith & Sandwell 2-minute Mercator-projected grids in ArcGIS? I've downloaded one in two formats: ers and img. I've found tools for processing .img ...
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Why is an FMEException thrown when creating a feature using FMEObjects?

When I try to run the code below try { fmeSession = FMEObjects.createSession(); feature = fmeSession.createFeature(); return true; } catch (FMEException fe) { ...
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Arcpy: replaceDataSource, cad_workspace

I am having trouble replacing the data source on CAD files using arcpy. Everything I have tried runs into this error: Runtime error type 'exceptions.ValueError' : Layer: Unexpected error Here is a ...
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Can ArcMap automatically highlight an object on the map its label?

I was wondering if there is a way to highlight a feature (e.g. line) only by selecting its label on the map. Can ESRI autmatically highlight this object or do I need to create some "connection" ...
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Create HTML report using Python

i want to create Analysis report after createing model for generating cut/fill. Once it will done , basedon this cutfill/table, would be display statics in html formate using python. is it possible. ...
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Incorrect spatial extent for imported hdf image on ArcGIS

I imported an hdf image onto ArcGIS but I cannot make correct projection of it. Also, it does not have correct spatial extent (please see the enclosed figure, the small one is projected under WGS84). ...
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In ArcMap, can polygon labels always be displayed in a fixed area of the screen?

If I'm inside an area, I want its properties to be displayed in a fixed area of the screen (top right, let's say).
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NHD Flowline legend colors?

Does Anyone have legend colors for the NHD Flowline that USGS sets colors for theirs ? I'd like to get a copy of their color legend. They can be from their website, brouchure, lyr files or anything ...
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Creating an INFO table using ITable in Arc (Java)

I'm trying to set up an info table in an addin for ArcGIS 10. I'm using Java and Eclipse IDE. The code I have is here: public class Tables { String database = "C:\\GIS"; String nameOfTable = ...
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ArcGIS 9.3.1 VBA: Unable to loop through datasets using 'ILayerGeneralProperties' when raster catalog is present

I have a simple project which involves the use of several buttons in order to make various datasets visible depending on which category is required at the time. It works fine using the popular ...
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ArcGIS: Extracting data from large intersect dataset

I have a big dataset imported into ArcMap. For each point, I created a buffers of 200m. And I apply Intersect to all the buffers, resulting in a huge dataset of around 2183962 objects. Previously, I ...
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Is the Heatmap Colorramp uniform across different rasters for ArcGIS?

SO i have about 16 rasters spanning the same extent and containing the same variable. I use the display symbology in ArcGIS to generate a stretched Color Ramp which is the heatmap i want. As the ...
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How to edit my attribute table with VBA

before I start you should know that I am a bloody newcomer when it comes down to coding. I am sitting on some university tasks regarding VBA and ArcGIS: My next task is to create a code snippet that ...
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Null output from field calculator code block

I have a simple calculation to compare two columns and populate a new column with the lower value but I am getting null output...any ideas? expression ...
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Simple Features and ArcGIS Domains

I am working with a number of detailed ArcGIS Geodatabases with domains used to enforce specific workflows, etc. This is all good and great, but I would like to move my data into either a ...
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Seeking guidance for ArcGIS customization with VBA

I am looking for guidance, suggestions, tips, or insights in performing a sequence of operations using VB macros for ArcGIS. A) Creating a new table How to write a macro in VB that creates a new ...
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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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flex 2.3.1 Simpleinfowinwidget deprecation

I have been using the simpleinfopopup widget and recently read that it is being deprecated with 2.3.1. 1. What are the positives and negatives of the popup you are using in flex? I also have been ...
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Why do Web ADF Map and MapResourceManager maintain their state in session this way?

I'm using ArcGIS Server Local datasource. ArcGIS Web ADF MapResourceManager control maintains resources added once until session is abandoned. Why does it do so? Why not just use viewstate? Map ...
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Create a report wizard fails in ArcGIS 10 (win7 x64) - but works in ArcGIS 10 (winxp 32bit)

The report creation wizard will not launch for me when I try accessing it from both the View menu and from an attribute table. I am able to open a saved report template though. This seems like it is ...
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How to convert ArcMap *.shp to MapInfo *.tab file? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tool for converting .shp file to .tab file? I have files in ArcGIS format, I want to export some layers to Mapinfo files as tab file
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what is the corresponding projected coordinate system to WGS84? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Global DEM to Slope calculation I want to calculate the slope from my global DEM?the DEM has WGS84 projection(degrees).In order to correctly calculate the slope from ...
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Advice regarding set up of GIS/CAD directories [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best practices for managing geospatial data I'm seeking input on the most practical way to set up a directory system for AutoCAD and GIS projects. I want a basic folder ...
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Closest Facility/Delete Identical Tool Help

I am having a bit of a time figuring out a work around for a problem I have. Essentially, I ran a Closest Facility operation on a set of about 200 points. Each point is an entrance to a building, and ...
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Is there a way to download and import labels for the CanVec Named Features (Code 1580010) layer (Natural Resources Canada)?

I used the CanVec symbology toolkit (described here) to symbolize all the downloaded data but now I am wanting to downland and import labels or a procedure that I should follow for creating all ...
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IUniqueValueRenderer with three fields

I have found some ArcObjects code to get unique values on one field for a IUniqueValueRenderer but I can't conceptually wrap my head around how to do that with 3 fields. Would this be .Net code or is ...
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Which events are fired when the mapscale changes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to catch when scale is changed in ArcGIS? Are there any events which are fired when the user changes the mapscale by zooming? What I finally want to do is limiting ...
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How to display scale on ArcGis-Engine map?

I embedded ArcEngine into a c#/wpf application and use it to display a map. Now for print my client needs to display the scale of the map like it is used on street maps (the small bar which shows how ...
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What's the best way to author SLD files from ArcGIS? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to edit or convert ArcGIS 10 layer style to a SLD's file. I'd like to be able to create styled layer description (SLD) files for use with GeoServer. I'd like to ...
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ArcIMS - Active layer update

I'm trying to change the active layer in ArcIMS from the default top position to index 2 in the TOC. The TOC has 3 grouped layers, but it is the first grouped layer that I want the active layer to be ...
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How to get Polygon Co-ordinates which is at angle X? [closed]

Let say I have a line, which co-ordinates are (0,0) and (5,0) which is straight. Now I move the line to 45 degree. What will be co-ordinates now? Similar, I have to do this for triangle, polygon. I ...