ArcGlobe is a 3D visualization application that allows you to view large amounts of GIS data on a globe surface.

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3D Analyst Line of Sight: what am I doing wrong?

As a relatively new user to GIS trying out 3D Analyst tools, I'm trying to run a Line of Sight which is not working the way I'd expect. Note I'm running the tool straight from the toolbox, no python ...
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Wireframe display of terrain in ArcGlobe?

I have successfully imported a terrain dataset into ArcGlobe which provides elevation values to the globe surface. Is there an easy way I can now change the symbology/display of the terrain/globe ...
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Adding icon in particular places using ArcGIS and show data based on the location

I am very new to ArcGIS. Currently I am working on a project where I have to show positions of some sensors(placed in fixed locations) which are frequently(every 30 minutes) sending data to a server. ...
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How to bring 3D object into 3D application?

I'm doing some GIS as part of my college course and have just started to do some 3D modelling, I'm really a GIS novice, The module is short (only 5 lectures) My lecturer has said that it is possible ...
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How to rotate sphere when using Vertical Near Side Perspective projection?

Situation Data is currently displayed on a globe using the Vertical Near Side Perspective projection with a blue circle as a backdrop. Problem I would like to 'rotate' the globe by altering the ...
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Random Dips/Pits in Elevation surface in ArcGlobe 10.2

I have an elevation raster which I load into ArcGlobe as an elevation source and appears to have large pits and dips in it when I place floating features such as roads and imagery. The odd thing is ...
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ArcGIS - World Imagery Map Service - Force Higher Resolution Imagery

I am using the ArcGIS world imagery map service in an ArcGlobe project. Based on the scale and perspective of my view, imagery updates between different resolutions. Sometimes two resolutions are ...
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Failed to publish globe service on ArcGIS Server. Error 001369

I'm trying to publish a globe service on our ArcGIS Server and in ArcGlobe I get this error message "Failed to publish service." ---> Went to Results: [h=1]001369 : Failed to create the ...
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ArcGlobe not sitting on Globe Surface

I have gone through the process of bringing a SketchUp model into ArcScene utilizing Edit Placement on the 3D Editor window. The model appears to have come in great. However, it is floating slightly ...
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Can I share ArcGlobe bookmarks with ArcScene and vice versa?

I am working on a flyover animation and would like to be able to seamlessly go between ArcGlobe and ArcScene and the other way around. I tried saving and using the bookmarks in but this does not seem ...
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Clear or Disable Cache in ArcObjects Globe Control

Is it possible to clear or disable the cache for individual layers on the AxGlobeControl? If so, how? I would like to be able to do this programatically through ArcObjects.
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Globe draped layer updating - ArcObjects vs Desktop

I have a globe document that includes several layers that are draped on the globe's surface, but no elevation layers. If I open the document in ArcGlobe (desktop) and add an elevation layer, the ...
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Draping floating layers on elevation surface in ArcGlobe not working

I've been trying to drape floating layers in a globe document onto a new elevation surface programmatically, but haven't had much luck. The big picture is as follows: 1) Assign globe document to my ...
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Why is my animation exported from ArcGlobe not playing?

The exporting process has finished and an avi file was created. When I try playing it, it raises an error in WMP as well as VLC. VLC gives me some information: "audio or video format not supported ...
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Is it possible to add photo-realistic clouds in ArcGlobe animations?

This question asked about the best software to produce professional fly-through animations, and included a link to a nice video of the Grand Canyon. That video includes photo-realistic clouds in the ...
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How to use wglUseFontBitmaps in ArcGlobe?

Does anyone have any experience using, wglUseFontBitmaps in ArcGlobe. It seems no matter what I do, the text doesn't show up on the globe. Here's my code. This is the same way that I've plotted ...
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How can I generate a high resolution rendering of the globe?

I am building an ANSI E poster size map collection and would like to add a nice rendering of the globe to the maps indicating the approximate position of the region on the globe. The problem is that ...
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multipatch features are not visible in 3D ArcGlobe

I have created some 3D features in ROCKWORKS software, which represents lithology data. Then I converted it to 3D shapefile, and then I added it to ArcGlobe as well as ArcScene. It is clearly visible ...
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Elevation Data not showing on Globe

Using ArcGLobe I'm attempting to display elevation data. I'm using Digital Terrain Elevation Data (DTED) data and trying to load it in the following fashion. IRasterLayer rasterLayer = new ...
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Adding a polygon in ArcGlobe via GraphicsContainer.AddElement

I'm trying to add some data to an ArcGlobe; however, it's not showing up and I'm wondering what the issue is. I am doing the following IGeometry geometry; Ipolygon polygon = myPolygon; ...
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Load DTED data files into ArcGlobe

When I add DTED data files (*.dt1 and *.dt2) to my ArcGlobe application, they are displayed as solid gray boxes. Do I need to do something special to the files and/or the ArcGlobe control to see ...
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Extent in ArcGlobe

Does anyone know if it's possible to get an Envelope/Extent in ArcGlobe based upon what's visible on the globe. For instance, I'm looking to be able to zoom in over the state of Pennsylvania and get ...
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What's the ArcGlobe equivalent of BaseDynamicLayer

I'm attempting to have a dynamic layer in ArcGlobe but obviously BaseDynamicLayer is only for ArcMap. I'm looking for something that has similar functionality where I can Display data dynamically and ...
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IGlobeGraphicsLayer not updating in separate thread (Threading Issue?)

I'm currently using ArcGlobe to create a Polygon on a globe. Using examples I've found through arcgis.com I can now allow the user to click on the globe and create a polygon on the map. This works ...