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Get nearest polygons in both sides of a polyline with arcpy

I have polyline shapes representing roads and another shape layer with polygons that are representing buildings. I have to find some way with ArcPy to measure the distance from a point within the ...
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Network Analyst Vehicle Routing - Point Barriers not diverting route [on hold]

I'm using network analyst in ArcMap 10.3 to do a vehicle routing problem (I have all the extensions). I have a depot location and an order point. I can run the tool and it will run the route along the ...
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ArcGIS Flex application - toggling service layers with AS3?

I'm working on an application that has to access data from a server. The flex application uses Esri's World_Imagery basemap and is able to access my data from the ArcGIS for Server, running locally on ...
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Is it Possible to Resize the Pixels

I classified this image in ArcGIS 10.3, but my Professor said the pixels are big and I should make it smaller. This is my problem: is there any tool that can use to make the picture grains finer. Or ...
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How do I convert an active kmz file to a shapefile using either ArcMap or QGIS

I need to convert an active kmz file to shapefile. I have a layer file and a kmz file which feed data from a server. If I try to convert using the kml to layer tool in ArcMap it fails as there is no ...
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Stripes and Distortion in classification result when performing maximum likelihood classification in ArcMap

I have trouble performing a supervised classification in ArcMap 10.3. I created training areas and executed the "interactive supervised classification"-tool, which works totally fine and gives back ...
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Switch to another grapic card on my Laptop for ArcGIS

I use ArcMap on a laptop, a Lenovo Yoga P40. This laptop has two graphic cards: the standard Intel graphic card and a NVidia graphic card designed to be used on graphic softwares (e.g. AutoCAD ...
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ArcMap Scripting Selecting Points [on hold]

I am trying to run a script that is able to select points from a shape file. But i keep running into an error. What are some suggestions?
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Hillshade result after mosaicing multiple rasters appears irregular

I am trying to mosaic 19 rasters which i already reprojected in WGS 1984 World Mercator and then hillshading them. These are the steps i follow please correct me if i am doing something wrong. I ...
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DWG to SHP - suddenly a huge ammount of data in one file

I converted four DWG-Files with ArcMap to SHP. Suddenly one data had a huge ammount of data: file 1: DWG: 4,5 MB ----> SHP. 9,7 MB file 2: DWG: 12,7 MB --> SHP: 110 MB (!) file 3: DWG: 3,4 MB ...
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Populating an attribute field [on hold]

I want to add another field to an attribute table, a number field. This number field will show in my opinion the experience visiting the ski resort, from 1 (the worst) to 10 (the best). Those that I ...
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Deauthorizing ArcGIS for Desktop 60 Day Trial

I installed ArcGIS For Desktop Advanced 60 Day Trial. I'm not sure what went wrong, but I didn't get a clean install. I uninstalled it. I later installed ArcGIS For Desktop, and went through the ...
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Why does connected polyline (KML file) appear unconnect in arcmap as layer?

I created polygone in google earth and imported it to arcmap as layer. All things are OK but when I converted polygon to polyline, there some parts of polyline has not shown although its vertices ...
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Converting ArcGIS Online Basemap to new coordinate system for ArcMap?

I have a arcgis we application that depends on all coordinate systems of the layers and basemaps to be the same, which I would think is standard practice. I like to just use the esri online basemaps ...
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Rectangle shapefiles with the same extents does not align perfectly after projection

I have a rectangle shapefile built with UTM19 coordinates using a python script, and then projected to NAD83_CSRS (EPSG:4617). I have a second rectangle shapefile built with the same method (python ...
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XML data to ArcGIS

I have a question about an XML file that I want to import into ArcGIS. https://metadata.agiv.be/zoekdienst/apps/tabsearch/?uuid=538c1efa-c754-4cbc-ac2d-d81e6d929807 I have no idea how to do that, ...
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How to create water basins with given river network? [on hold]

I would like to create basins (and subbasins) for a given river network. The river network is not derived from a DEM, but from satellite imagery or maps. However, I do have a DEM as well. My initial ...
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Visualizing netCDF file with unknown projection

I'm having a tough time visualizing a netCDF file with poor metadata in ArcMap, which is probably not a surprise. I know the file to contain ozone concentrations over the United States. If I try to ...
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SRTM 30m hillshade output low resolution

I am trying to hillshade 30m SRTM geotiff. The result is terrible. I know that these rasters normally come with geographical coordinates and i have to reproject it before i apply hillshade because ...
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GIS Cloud Publisher for ArcMap extension does not work

GIS Cloud Publisher is an extension from GISCLOUD.COM that allows one to publish from ArcMap to GIS cloud directly. I followed the instruction provided on the website concerning the installation but ...
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Symbology for different years

I have an attribute field which contains Date data. The data is broken down like "3/14/2016". I would like to have different symbology for different years. When I go into the symbology tab within the ...
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Creating a subselection with arcpy

I want to do the following: from a point layer's table, 1) grab all GEBID (an attribute) and create a list(1) with unique GEBIDs 2) iterate through the list(1) in a loop:   2a) stuff all features ...
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How can I determine an appropriate query based on a join?

I am having trouble coming up with a query that will show the 12 states total population percentage in ArcMap 10.4. I created the spreadsheet below and I have already joined my excel to the states ...
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Exporting feature class into multiple feature classes based on field Arcmap

I have 1 shapefile, with 100 rows data. How to Split to multiple feature class based on attribute I selected? I remember I can do it using GUI (old arcmap) but now I cant. I use arcmap 10.3.1. It's ...
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ArcMap: Multipart to Singlepart and Explode are not working

I am trying to separate multipart polygons, however in case of Multipart to Singlepart program seems to be working for around 15 minutes and then it crashes and when I try to Explode I get the ...
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How can I display my Excel file in Arcmap 10.4?

I am currently working on a project. I have created an excel spreadsheet: So, I need to attach the spreadsheet into ArcMap 10.4 and show the states population percentage. I have already created a ...
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How to Reverse Geocode?

I am pretty new to ArcMap, only learning this program within the last few days. I have this parcel data in a .shp file, as well as a proposed highway. I need to find the addresses of each parcel and ...
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Arcpy buff does not provide the output attribute “Shape_Area”

I made a loop to buffer several times a certain network using arcpy. What I noticed is that when I run the code, the output files do not have the attribute fields "Shape_Area" and "Shape_Length" that ...
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GIS Multiple Choice Questions [closed]

Does anyone have a set of mcqs for GIS? Or know where I could get (separate and apart from a google search?
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Listing Points Within Polygon for Hadoop? [closed]

I am very familiar with a point in polygon analysis but instead of counting how many points are within each polygon. Does anyone know how to list the points within the polygon and add a field that ...
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ArcMap 10.3 interoperability; can't get WFS to display the right set of polygons based on my search envelope

So I have this public WFS, from which I want to make a selection to save in a custom feature class. I've made an interoperability connection, chosen the right feature classes to display, set the ...
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XY Event as service

I know this has sort of been asked before but what I am trying to do seems so easy, it just does NOT work. I have a table in SQL that is constantly updated with XY information , And I want to show ...
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Arcpy fail to loop between files in different directories

I want to perform a loop of intersections between different files in different directories. Here is my code: Intersects = ['Name1','Name2','Name3','Name4','Name5'] #Names of my files ...
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I am currently using ARCGIS 10.3.1 and when I use the geoprocessing tool “clipper” it appear an error [duplicate]

So, how do I solve this problem? I would like to clip an area of the map but the tool does not work. Here's the message that come up btw.
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unexpected output from raster calculator function

Working in ArcMap, I am trying to convert the logit values in raster into their actual probabilities (logistic regression,) using the following function: 1/(1+Exp(-"sn_topo_poly_log")) Ive used this ...
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Connect to certain timestamp for child version

In ArcMap you can connect either to a historical marker or to a specified timespan by changing the version within the subtab Historic. I am however not quite sure on which parent-version this new ...
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Zonal statistics query

I have two rasters (Hyrdological Soil Group (HSG) and Land Cover) and i'm trying to find the average HSG for each land cover type. The HSG raster contains the values 2,3 and 4 and there are 23 ...
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Issues publishing a service from MS SQL

I'm working to enable a geodatabase and then republish the original services, that were on AGS 10.2.2, to AGS 10.3.1. So of course there have been some issues. When trying to resource the original ...
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Exporting ArcMap Animation with Transparent Background?

Because ArcMap (10.3.1) only exports animations at a screenshot level (not high resolution, at all), I would like to export a high-res basemap as a standalone image. It would then be ideal to export ...
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Creating new layer that shows income demographics for US by zip code in ArcMap?

I am trying to create a map to plot specific points on the US and compare information such as income, race, religion, and so on. I am using the shapefile Zip Code Tabulation Area from Census.gov and ...
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Joining points to points on the same road

I know there may be a really simple solution to this query but I have been looking for one for ages and have not been successful. I have points that represent mammal sightings on roads, as well as ...
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“Direction/Length” Tool not working with Polygons in ArcMap 10.3

My "Direction/Length" right-click option is not working when trying to draw a polygon. I start a shape by dropping a single vertex, right-clicking and choosing "Direction/Length". I enter in the ...
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ArcGIS online Hosted Feature Service not opening in ArcGIS Desktop

I have an ArcGIS Online hosted feature service with about 17,000 features, and it will not open in ArcGIS Desktop 10.2.2 with an Advanced License. I have increased the Maximum features in the REST ...
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Label Expression [duplicate]

I want to label a field (reception number) however if that field is null/blank I want it to label another field instead (book & page).
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Applying the attributes of polygons to a line segment

I am trying to classify a line segment (pipeline) based off of surrounding features. I have created polygons that contain the necessary attributes (count of total nearby houses) that overlap this ...
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ArcMap 10.4 Table to Domain tool crashing with no errors

I'm having an issue with the Arcmap Table to Domain tool. I have a table with numbers, there are 1194 entry's in this table. The table is configured correctly as I have done this process multiple ...
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Snap or Move a Point to its closest attribute matching line ArcMap

I have a point feature I want to snap or move to its closes line feature. Now this is easily accomplished with the Near tool. However I want the Point with its unique name attribute only to move or ...
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Alternative ways of Greyscaling a tif

Currently I'm using ArcMap>Image Analysis>Greyscale function to greyscale an OS VectorMap tiff. This turns hill or housing colours into greyshades as expected & shown in the image below. Is there ...
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Assigning percentages into categories in ArcMap?

I have a set of PERCENTRANK percentiles from excel for a value for about 5500 municipalities in Brazil, and I just want to convert them to easy to read categories that can be displayed on a map. In ...
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Is *.xls MS Excel default format in ArcMap?

Is it always necessary that whenever we want to show our data kept in Excel spreadsheets in ArcMap, that it must be in .xls? Is .xls a default format for ArcMap?