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Centering shapefile in layout view?

This is what my screen looks like now. The yellow outline of the US is a shapefile and so are the blue dots. I am using one of the default basemaps in the background. I want center the map so that ...
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Export (to any format) leaves out pieces of DEM

I have a map comprised of three different sources of mosaiced DEM (two Lidar and one 1/3 arcsec float nationalmap DEM) which show up entirely intact in ArcMap (10.2.2), when I export to PDF at a DPI ...
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DST with GIS modeling [on hold]

I work to apply the dempster shafer theory (DST) on the Groundwater vulnerability. Goal : integration diffrents method like FR, AHP ... with DST. If some one can help me to calculate the uncertainty ...
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why when i use from mosaic to new raster the created raster has some pixels with 0 value

Why when i use from mosaic to new raster the created raster has some pixels with 0 value? I have 2 map that each of them individually has a value (it is volume of run off for pixels) but when i ...
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Removing pixels in raster map using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I made a raster. I wonder how can I remove pixels with values lesser than an specific value? for example How is possible to set the value of classes from 0.92? i have searched it and i found this ...
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Error in lansat 7 image

The actual shape of lake is like in the right corner, but in lansat 7 image that i downloaded a strip is misplaced(left image) or shifted.][how can i correct this, i have tried georeferencing already ...
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Auto Vectorization of Raster Maps [on hold]

I'm trying to analyze the various softwares which are used for auto vectorization (auto digitizing) of raster data. I wanted to use the ArcScan extension of ArcMap. I just wanted to seek any ...
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Joining Excel tables to data attribute in ArcMap?

I am trying to join an Excel table to my parcel attribute table in ArcMap. I have run a validation and all checks out except it says there are no matches. What would cause this?
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Pixelated hillshade from 5m elevation data

I recently tried to create a hillshade of a valley in the Scottish Cairngorm mountains using some Digimap 5m elevation data (specifically the OS Terrain™ 5 DTM). The data was downloaded in .asc ...
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ArcGIS slow zooming but fast panning

I am using ArcGIS 10.4. Within ArcMap, I have an MXD file with a number of layers within it. All layer sources are feature classes and all of the feature classes are contained within a single ...
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Writing an if then statement for if a parameter is selected (not Null) in Model Builder

I have a tool I'm trying to create in model builder. I have run into a problem as I have basically no experience with python. I'm trying to basically use the calculate value tool and an if then ...
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Can I save the symbology of all the layers in my mxd so that I can quickly revert back to a certain “look”

I am using ArcMap 10.2 and would like to set multiple variations of the layers symbologies. In autocad this would be the equivalent of setting the layer state.
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Smoothing of a DEM

I have a DEM which has some individual pixels lower than those around them. This is a problem as I am using the DEM for pluvial flood modelling and therefore it is providing an incorrect ...
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Aligning polygons in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop. I am working on a map that I have divided into 5 zones. I have drawn 5 polygons to represent each zone. I need to align the polygons where the edges meet. I am ...
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Updating ArcSDE Database using VB.Net?

I have a master feature in a SDE Database. This Master file contains the records of all "inspections" being undertaken. I have a second feature, which contains a "live" dataset of current inspections....
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Creating Streets That Aren't in Existence Yet [closed]

I want to propose a new location for a street, and want to have this street drawn in ArcMap. It needs to connect to two existing streets and have a consistent minimum width of 500ft
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How do I make two layers of point data align perfectly?

I have two point data sets that represent the same business locations, however, the points are slightly off for one of the two layers. As in one layers points are in the correct position over the ...
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Arcmap legend: select only part of the elements

I have to export a map. In my map, I unified several features under the same colour because because for my job they are exactly the same. My problem is that, when I create a legend, I get something ...
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Arcmap layout view zoom data

I have a map in ArcMap that I would like to export as an image, adding also a legend and so on. My issue is that when I go to the Layout View, my data occupy only a small part of the layout view. I ...
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automatically update Arcmap attribute when updatin Excel table

I have a map in arcmap where i want to display information that contains values that will probably change every year. I would rather not having to remove joins and then join my new excel sheet every ...
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HRESULT EXCEPTION error - Arcmap Geoprocessing .net

I am writing a script / Add-in for Arcmap and am coming unstuck with an error when I am trying to "delete identical" records in an SDE Geodatabase. Running through the process. I have a SDE ...
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Special character in attribute table:

I would like to find out if there is a way to show special character (hexagon) in the attribute table. I basically need to show any $ as hexagon shape
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How can I show one feature with two unique values as one symbol in an ArcMap legend?

I am working in ArcMap 10.4. I have one feature that has two unique values, one is "simple fill" blue the other value is "10% simple hatch". I need to show the 2 values in the map but would like to ...
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ArcMap & Catalog: DB connection to ACCDB file

I have successfully established a database connection using ArcCatalog to an access database. I am using Access 2013 and ArcMap 10.2.2. I used as a database provider Microsoft Jet Engine version 12.0 ...
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ArcGIS how to geolocate/georeference raster data arrays?

How does one geolocate (or georeference) a raster of swath grided data with separate lat/lon arrays and multiple data bands using ArcMap 10.3? A sample data file (*.h5) can be downloaded from here ...
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ArcMap 10.4 crashing when loading HDF5 file

While trying to open an HDF5 file in ArcMap 10.4 in Windows 10, the software stalls hence force exit. I have tried: Opening the file with HDFView, Matlab and Python --> no issue. Opened the file ...
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Random Selection using Select By Attributes tool in ArcMap?

How I can make a SQL syntax to generate "RANDOM SELECTION" in Select by attributes tool in ArcMap?. E.g. We have two kind of sample: Quantitative an Qualitative data. Quantitative (seven cases): 1,...
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Scrolling through selected records in attribute table

I am working with data from GPS tags to determine departure/return times so am I am currently going through the attribute table for each tag and clicking each consecutive record to highlight the point ...
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ArcGIS Overlay route events

I have bus onboard volume data stored as a polyline shp file. The polyline lengths are the distances between sequential boardings and alightings. So along any particular bus route there are ...
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Rows and columns too high

I currently have a 5m DEM with 6000 rows and columns. I need to keep the spatial resolution but reduce the number of rows and columns to 1000. I have used the basin tool to separate the DEM and ...
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Setting a field as 'Required' in ArcMap OR ArcGIS Online so that it shows on Geoform as Required

I am trying to set a field in an attribute table of a feature class in Arcmap or ArcGIS Online so that it shows on the ESRI Geoform as Required, ie. Data must be entered for that particular field. ...
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Converting radiance raster values to luminance

I have two nightlight data layers of the same area, one is a VIIRS radiance raster (the raster values are radiance values in units of nanowatt/sq.cm/sr) and the other one is a point vector luminance ...
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Activate 'View Item Description' programmatically?

I have created an ArcMap add-in for browsing data layers and adding them to the TOC. I would like to add a button that when clicked will open the selected layers item description (before it is added ...
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ArcMap highlight features from code

I have a shapefile of lines containing an amount n of elements. I exported these features and analyzed them with another program (Matlab), which provided me as an output a row vector of length n ...
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Pycharm cannot find reference 'SearchCursor' in 'arcpy.da'

Whenever I try to use a search cursor from arcpy in pycharm, I get this unresolved reference error. I should note that it was working fine earlier in the night, I have no idea what happened. I've ...
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I want to create a tool that will search a single field, in a single layer and zoom to that location? [closed]

I have a feature class of valves and another of fire hydrants. Each has a unique identifier field. I want to create a tool that has one dialogue that allows input of a identifier then zooms to that ...
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How do I delete duplicates based on multiple fields

I want to delete duplicates based on my time/date column (1st column) but I want to keep the ones that have a 1 in the 2nd column. Essentially, I want to delete all rows that are a duplicate of 1st ...
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Iterate through layers of an MXD

I found this, under the topic How to iterate through layers of an MXD? answered by Midavalo I wanto to know if its possible to change something in the second line, to iterate through all data frames ...
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Arcpy code repetition provides slight differences in the outputs [closed]

I made a python script that uses arcpy to buffer some network areas, intersect them with another shapefile, and from this output make some calculations that are saved to an Excel spreadsheet. I run ...
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Tool to delete too many points in one area, ArcGIS, ArcMap

I have two layers: points and areas (buildings). In many places I have two or three points in one building. I would like to leave only one point in one building. How can I do that?
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Automatic numbering when split the polygon in arcgis

Can anyone help me when I split the polygon the number should be automatically update in the attribute table to the second polygon? Example : I have the polygon name called 5 in attribute table, when ...
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Add leading zeros to data frame label

This is in ArcMap 10.0. When using data frames to label UTM coordinates, I'm sometimes asked to add leading zeros (e.g., 590 would become 00590) to the tick or line labels of the data frame. I'd ...
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Tool to find the nearest points in one layer, ArcGIS

How can I find nearest points in the same layer in ArcMap? I would like to find points that are in the distance of less then 0,5m.
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NDVI anomaly calculation in ArcMap 10.2

I am trying to calculate NDVI anomalies for three years satellite images in ArcMap 10.2. I am doing it by using formula: [{(NDVImax_2000) - (mean_NDVImax)} / (mean_NDVImax + NDVImax_2000)] * 100 I ...
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Set zoom level in Arc from table attributes

Still new to GIS; I hope this question isn't a duplicate. Is there anyway to set the zoom level after double-clicking on black arrow in table attributes? It seems to default to 1:4,000. As I'm ...
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Edit map legend properties from pause drawing screen Arcmap

Is there a way to edit a legends properties form the Paused Drawing screen? The reason I ask is so I can update a legends properties without having it redraw each time