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Creating shapefile layer from points added using Go To XY tool of ArcMap?

I need to plot lat/long points, which is easy enough. However, when I create a table of XY point data these points show up in the wrong spot. Ive tried projecting into the proper coordinate system ...
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How to extract .mpk file package in ArcGIS

I am trying to extract .mpk map package but shows me ERROR 000824:the tool is not licensed Here is the link of map which I am trying to extract.
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Focussing on form created by add-in button and disabling any other buttons or tools in ArcMap? [on hold]

I made an add-in button and make it to show a form when it's clicked. I want the form to be focused. It means when I click anywhere outside the form, it will auto focus on the form and make any other ...
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Missing tools in ArcMap?

We just upgraded to 10.3.1 and I'm having trouble finding some of the tools. I have searched and searched to no avail. Here is what I'm looking for: Find dangles, find overlaps, transfer point to ...
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Calculating area of polygon within Buffers in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've created 2km buffers around 108 points and clipped habitat maps to these buffers, as per instructions given. I now need to calculate the area of each polygon of each habitat type within each ...
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Line density map in Arcmap

I want to use Line Density tool in Arcmap for my data and it is important for my study to consider all lines exist in each searching radius. I don’t want to consider each line once! I want density of ...
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Symbolizing by color names in ArcMap?

I have a shapefile with two fields, lets call them shape and color. I want to symbolize each point based on both of those fields. Each field is stored as a string. Example: "Square, Blue". I want to ...
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Add dynamic text from external source?

I am developing some templates for my office and would like to pull information from an external source that will be displayed in the marginalia as text boxes or similar objects. A product request ...
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“Change Version Dialog box” does not show all versions

I just upgraded to ArcMap 10.3.1 and have gotten all of my database connections set back up. I'm trying to change the version I'm editing under the "List by Source" view but I'm only seeing two ...
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Automating the deletion of donut holes

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 and I need a way to automatically delete parts of a sketch. For example, I have multiple polygons with numbers inside of them. As shown below, the polygon has the number 28, ...
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UpdateCursor error

I have a problem with arcpy.UpdateCursor. The script has to fill a table with data of an xml file. The script is the following: newtable = arcpy.TableToTable_conversion(selectlayer,outputlocation,...
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Failed to connect to database

I'm getting 'Failed to connect to database' error when trying to open a file geodatabase in both ArcMap and ArcCatalog. In addition to closing Arc and restarting I've tried the following - ...
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How can I assign a Vehicle Routing Problem to visit orders multiple times?

I am developing a new set of routes for my organization facility inspectors to minimize travel time. I have used ArcMap's Network Analyst to solve this for seven routes (one for each day of the week), ...
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One or more layers failed to draw: [LAYER NAME] There was a problem drawing the shapefile. Drawing aborted

Using ArcMap 10.1 I Merged multiple .shp layers (each with multiple polylines) into one .shp The resulting layer will not draw, I get the following error message: One or more layers failed to draw: [...
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Decision Tree Analysis Using ArcMap?

I have three rasters that have been reclassified into 5 classes each. I would like to use decision tree analysis, using the classes in the 3 rasters to come up with a final raster that has 5 classes, ...
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Calculate Cumulative Distance (incorporating slope) of a Line Feature Using ArcGIS

In ArcMap, when creating a line feature class within a geodatabase, the length of each record is automatically derived upon creation. This length is based on a distance measurement for a planar ...
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calculate flow accumulation in a river with two outlet points

I'm trying to calculate flow accumulation layer (with arcGIS) in a basin with 2 outlet points. I have used "dem reconditioning" tool to modify my dem according to a vector layer, which contains my ...
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Python code in ArcGIS field calculator error?

I've tried writing a code block using the Python Parser of the ArcGIS Field Calculator. Here's what I am trying to achieve: There's a field in my attribute table with values for some, but not all of ...
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Script with searchCursor crashing arcmap

I was trying to make a script that counts the max lenght found in each field of a table with data in it, but it immediately crashes arcmap upon executing I know there might be a tool available on the ...
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creating attribute table from a raster layer in arcmap

I want to build a raster attribute table for a raster data with floating or double precision pixel type. But when I use the "build raster attribute table" tool from data management, an error shows up ...
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Predicting (forecasting) Land-cover

I have 4 layers of past and base on them I want to predict the future land-cover expansion or compression.. I understand there are many models like SLEUTH and many other but I just want a simple ...
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Create and save profiles of lines automatical in QGis or Arcmap [closed]

I have one polyline vector with 700 polylines and one raster file. I would like to make the profile of all polylines automatically and save it as csv or xls file. Associated with one polyline I have ...
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Polygons from Adobe Acrobat PDF to Arc

I am tracing building plans in adobe acrobat. There may be a time in the future I will be asked to take the polygons and overlay them in a GIS for a borough-wide map. Are there any steps I can take ...
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Calculate exact percentile for each rastercell and create new raster with percentile values [closed]

I need to calculate the exact percentile value of each raster cell in a raster layer, in order to create a new raster layer with this exact (decimal) percentiles. (In excel this function would be "...
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Geoprocessing operations with tile maps

I added a map from ArcGIS online in ArcMap. The map (named Crop Inventory 2015 (tiles)) has the following properties: Data Type: ArcGIS Map Service Connection: Internet Server: http://tiles....
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Change Line color from blob field in arcgis represenatation

I have create a representation rule that has a line with black color which is default color. i have a field named "color" with blob type. Now from "Display override field " I have changed the field of ...
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e00 file importing problem

I am new to ArcMap. There is a project for me need to convert e00 file to coverage. After importing e00 file, I clicked "add data" to import the created coverage, but it shows"error opens dataset". I ...
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how to open .001 file type with arcmap

I have downloaded a scene from WInSar site but I couldn't open it with ArcMap 10.2 because its extension is .001 Is there any way to open raster images or files which have .001 extension with ArcMap ...
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Writing ArcMap Label Expression in VBscript?

I have to columns, pipe material and pipe size, I only want to label pipes with a size greater than 2" I am trying to do this but keeps kicking back and error, can anyone assist in what im doing ...
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Successfully importing URLs from Access to ArcMap

I have an access database (2013 .accdb) with a column containing URLs. This field uses the hyperlink data type in access. I made an OLE connection to the database in ArcMap 10.3.1 but the URLs come in ...
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Arcpy standalone script: Tool is not licensed error [closed]

I'm trying to execute a standalone python script using arcpy and spatial analyst extension. I've arcmap installed with a trial license. The script is the following: import arcpy,arcinfo import sys ...
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Can I simulate the user interaction described with a series of scripts/tools/buttons? [closed]

I’m trying to find the best solution for adding/update a new/old record in a feature class in ArcMap 10.3 environment using a GUI. I’ve done some research for the last couple of days trying to ...
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Creating attribute field with restricted values on ArcMap? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a field in my attribute table for polyline features and I want the values for the field to be restricted to specified options (that is, a field with just YES/NO value). Any ...
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Creating feature class showing WMS sub-layer raster footprints

Is there a way to create a feature class / shapefile showing the extents of imagery provided by a WMS? I have access to a WMS service that numerically lists sub-layers. I'd like to have a layer to ...
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Stream network using multiple cell thresh holds inArcGIS

I'm trying to create a stream network with drainagelines formed at varying thresh holds throughout a drainage basin. Is there any way of doing with Arc and still creating a stream network that is ...
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Fix all overlap errors without changing number of features

There is this set of features, they are owned lands that have been individually added as features, naturally they aren't perfectly placed I have fixed every big overlap and now only small lines ...
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Executing Power Equations in Raster Calculator?

I am attempting to conduct a calculation in raster calculator, however I am coming up with numbers that I know are incorrect. The equation I am attempting to execute is as follows: 84.146e-.00006x ...
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Export Address Inspector Address Points into its own layer?

I am a new ArcMap user. I have the ArcMap Base Map, some county parcel data layers and found two important addresses from the data using the 'Address Inspector' as shown in the pictures and placed a ...
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ArcMap 10.3.1 crashes trying to import feature class to geodatabase (GIS tutorial book - 1)

I am going through Tutorial 5-7 (in GIS Tutorial Book-1) and there is section called "Import files to Geodatabase" which is throwing error in my software where i cant import multiple or single ...
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Allocating a number to groups of polygons ArcGIS

There are 13,466 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. I have a map layer with each island being comprised of multiple district polygons. I would like to give a number to each polygon to associate it ...
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Inputing Temperatures

I am attempting to impute temperature based on elevation in ArcMap 10.2, using a regression equation. So far, I have been unsuccessful, as my output raster from my regression equation has the high too ...
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Set maximum dynamic legend size for map service app

I'm working on a print template for a map service we are developing. Users will be able to pick which layers they would like to show, and then automatically have that map applied to a pre-made layout. ...
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Converting cmd arguments to python

I am trying to set up a hyperlink in ArcMap that opens a specific file in a program we've developed. Using the cmd C:>"C:\Program Files\program.exe" file in windows works fine, but how do I translate ...
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Importing GPX files into ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop Basic? [duplicate]

I want to import GPX files into ArcMap. There is a good answer What is the simplest method to add GPX files into Arcmap? for version 10.1 using the GPX to Features tool but that is not available in 10....
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Losing data from ASCII file converted from Raster

Over the past six weeks I've been attempting to create a grid box for a multiple scenario approach model. I felt the best way to do this was to download some SRTM tif files for my location. The ...
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Drawing markers and text on ArcGIS map, at fixed size, independent of zoom?

I'm writing a WPF application, in C#, using ArcObjects. I have an ESRI.ArcGIS.Controls.AxMapControl on my form, and I'm trying to draw some graphics elements on top of it. The map I'm developing ...
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Interpolating Temperature over Elevation on ArcMap

I need to overlay or create a new image file in ArcGIS that overlays temperature point data I have for California onto a 30m resolution DEM for that state. I have explored Co-Kriging, however I have ...
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Perform closest facility analysis with Euclidean distance (without network analyst)

Is there anyway to use the closest facility analysis tool from Network analyst without actually having a network (streets) layer which means without using the network analyst? Because I want to find ...
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ArcMap raster calculator raising negative values to a power

I have a raster calculator expression: Power("dataset.tif",1.5) where dataset is float, and has some negative values. When I run this expression in raster calculator, all of the negative values ...
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How to find out the density or percentage of vegetation in each aspect

I am trying to find out what is controlling vegetation in an area of Saudi Arabia for my masters project and I am currently focusing on the aspect of slopes in the area. I have a DEM layer and I have ...