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Sequentially distilling several raster data sets into final map based on first time pixel’s value was greater than zero?

I have 120 daily data sets that contain a value only when a threshold temperature is exceeded. If the threshold has been reached that pixel was assigned a value indicating the day it occurred (the ...
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How to get the coordinates of the x-axis from a profile graph in Arcmap?

I have done already a profile graph in ArcMap drawing a diagonal line over a DEM image. Now I would like to add some point locations as it is showed in the attached figure. I set these blue points in ...
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Is there a point symbol for ArcMap that looks like the Google Maps Marker Symbol?

Is there a symbol available through ArcMap (I'm using 10.3.1) that looks somewhat like the Google Maps marker symbol? We have a webmap that was created using Google Maps Engine and apparently we have ...
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Export Symbolised Point Feature to Text File in ArcGIS

Is there a way to save symbols of a feature class from Arc Map as XML or text file format? I know one can set up representations on a feature class in a Geoodatabase and Export XML Workspace, but I ...
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Override color in symbology

I'm using ArcMap 10.3.1 and I've read Using multiple attributes feature for symbology in ArcMap? but I think it does not apply to what I'm trying to do. I want to represent lines in the following ...
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Importing non-geocoded jpeg into active window of ArcMap Data frame?

Currently when we draw a new subdivision into our GIS, we snip a .jpeg of the platted subdivision and add it to ArcMap. The un-referenced jpeg is simply dropped out in the middle of nowhere and we ...
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Arcobjects vb.net forms in Arcmap 10.0

I am trying to create a basic form using ArcObjects (Vb.NET) to view in Arcmap 10.0. I have created the form using the designer but cant view it in Arcmap. I have created a button that will call the ...
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Loading existing datasets into empty geodatabase (with schema) in ModelBuilder with iterator and append?

I'd like to load existing feature classes within a dataset in one geodatabase into a new, empty geodatabase with schema already set up. Both geodatabases, the one containing the data and the one ...
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View image file from hyperlink in Arcmap identify tool result

I have a file path to an image file in an attribute table, eg; C:\GIS\ScannedMaps\Map1.png When I use the identify tool on the feature I can see the file path with the hyperlink lightening symbol ...
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Establishing Default Query layer for Google Earth in “Map to KML” export from ArcMap?

I export a lot of maps for customers who request them from our office. Recently I have seen more and more requests for us to export our GIS into the .KML or .KMZ file type so they can be viewed on ...
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transformation, CRTM05 Projection

I'm using ArcGIS 10.3 I have a network dataset with GCS_WGS_1984 coordinate system and a layer of districts of Costa Rica country with Unkonown Spatial Reference TOOLS ta use "defined Projection" ...
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Link Excel Table to Access/Arcmap Personal Geodatabase Table

My overall goal: My coworkers have an excel table which they update/use frequently. The table is not in a format that arcmap can decipher. Therefore, I've created a locked sheet (in the format I ...
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Dissolving redundant fields in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a map of a small neighbourhood. I'm trying to label these but because of the grid being squares the objects are split and therefore showing two two or more labels of each location. I'm trying ...
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Integrating ArcMap 10.1 Toolbox Model in R?

I have 30,000 raster files that needs to go through a small ArcMap 10.1 Toolbox Model I made (clip, flip, export to ASCII, etc.). I have a R script which then imports all the exported raster file and ...
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Arcgis area solar calculation low value issue

The output from the arcgis area solar radiation tool for my DEM looks unrealistically low for instantaneous calculation. Here is the example 12PM and 6PM respectively. The parameters for the run can ...
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Using numpy.dstack() for merging two 3D arrays but losing spatial reference.

The code is as following: >>> temp = numpy.dstack((spi_negative,spi_positive)) >>> >>> temp.shape (16, 126, 294) >>> out_ras = ...
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Single Time Slider for Multiple Data Frames--ArcMap Desktop 10.3 [duplicate]

This question has been asked before, but never really answered: Is it possible to have a single time slider control that animates over multiple data frames? Reason being, I have one main map and 4 ...
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ArcMap: Finding valves to turn off for water line

I am wondering if there is a tool for ArcMap that can do what I am about to describe. It might be in network analysis but I am not sure. I have used water gems but it does not do what I want it to do. ...
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Calculating chopper rescue time with network analysis

I have a layer with locations for 3 different fire stations and one hospital with a helipad. I have created a network dataset to calculate how long it takes for the firemen to arrive to various ...
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Predict/estimate point values for unsurveyed areas based on vegetation type

I have point data from deer surveys and would like to predict values for areas not surveyed based on vegetation type (Grass, Disturbed, Oak, Pine, Mixed etc.) So far I have dissolved my vegetation ...
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Combining multiple feature classes into single feature class using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop? I would like to combine multiple feature classes (same geometry) into a single feature class. The catch is that all of the feature classes have identical fields ...
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Add value to entire column in attributes

Is there a way to add a value to the entire column? I don't think i can use raster calculator because it's a text i want to add, the letter "B". Here is a picture. This is what happends when i use ...
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road network distance from incident to facility

I have two sets of location shapefiles; 1 for incident and another for facility. I also have a road/street shape file. I want to calculate the road/driving distance from each incident to every ...
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Creating an address locator/geocoding addresses in ArcMap without using City or Placename

I am creating an address locator, and I have it working, but if I want to search for any address, I have to enter the entire address into the search. I want to be able to enter everything besides the ...
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Attributes Lost Following Merge (data management) - ArcMap 10.1

I am working on a project adding polygons to an aerial. The polygons have data associated such as Location, Numerical Value, Street Name, Date, etc... I use the merge tool as I am combining each ...
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Uncompressed size of ASTER DEM tile is 0 Bytes

I have downloaded ASTER DEM tiles(n=400), I have to merge/mosaic them. While doing so I got a problem with one tile which does not merge but displays correctly. I have downloaded it again but still I ...
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Using ArcMap Topology to make admin boundaries match up?

I have two separate datasets ('Wards' and 'Census Output Areas'), whose boundaries don't quite match up (see below - wards in red, COAs in grey). Is there a way of automatically adjusting the Ward ...
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Changing chart properties, ArcMap 10.3 Desktop

I am attempting to change the properties of the attached chart to create something a little more aesthetic. After searching ESRI Help, message boards, google... I have not found any material on how to ...
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How to check if a feature class is being used in MXD?

Trying to remove any unused feature classes contained throughout multiple geodatabases. Want to check and see if each feature class is being used in an MXD. Is there any tool/script/methodology to ...
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Converting ArcMap Route Elements to KML? [closed]

I have used ArcMap to create bus routes with stops using the 'Find Route' tool. I have saved my maps as MXD files and need to convert to KML. I tried to convert to KML using the conversion tool ...
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ModelBuilder inline variable does not change consecutively when iterating raster?

---SOLVED--- I am trying to create a model in ModelBuilder (ArcMap 10.2.2), where there is an iteration through rasters in a workspace, each raster is run through a formula in raster calculator and ...
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Site selection in ArcMap?

Within a large dataset that contains information on location and attributes of forest plots, I need to identify treatment and reference plots for my research.  I ran into problems with reference plot ...
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Raster layer not visible after using “Plus” and “Minus”

I will go thru all my steps so you can get a better understanding about what I've done so far. I have added layers to ArcMap and used Polygon to raster and PolyLine to raster to convert them into ...
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Con statement not working in Raster Calculator of ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm trying to combine two rasters in 10.3 using a con statement with the raster calculator in map algebra. (ie - con (raster 1 ==1, raster 1, raster 2)) where raster 1 is a smaller extent and does ...
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Editing X,Y of point in shapefile using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Arcmap 10.1: I edited the coordinates within a shapefile. They are long/lat but the point will not move to that new coordinate on the map. I know this is probably a simple fix but for the life of me I ...
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How to georeference a .jpg image with only a scale bar and no basemap

I have a building blueprint image that I need to calculate the sq ft for. However I have no reference or basemap to manually georeference in ArcMap. There is a scale bar on the image. How can I use ...
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Loss of Polygon area field when creating a hosted service from a layer in ArcMap?

My work team is planning to work with data from the ArcGIS Collector app in excel (exported from ArcGIS Online as a .CSV) and require the area of each polygon feature for later analysis. When our ...
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Change the ArcMap background from white to blue (i.e the sea)

Say I have an image like the map below, how can I change the white to blue, to represent that this is the ocean? It is not part of the shape file itself, so I cannot use symbology.
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ArcGIS Buffer tool leaves out zero width buffers?

I have a polygon shapefile with 93 objects in it. They have a column with values for the buffer distance. 90 of these objects have 5 as a value, while the remaining 3 have 0. When I use the buffer ...
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High resolution screen on ArcMap?

I have an Asus ZenBook Laptop with a 3200 x 1800 touchscreen, i tried enlarge icons but the ArcToolBox and other icons not fit on a 13.3 inches display. Other "more common" apps that do not have much ...
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Linking Data Frames with Different Coordinate Systems

I have a problem that I am hoping might have multiple solutions. I am working with research data that was collected on an arbitrary grid, with units in m, datum point of 1000E, 1000N. The grid is ...
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Mosaic and feather in ArcMap?

Am trying to mosaic 11 scenes in ArcMap but my results are not smooth. How can I mosaic and at the same time feather in ArcMap 10.1 to make sure the brightness is uniform. I have EVI geotiff ...
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Measure building lean in ArcMap?

I was wondering if anyone is aware of any tools that are available to measure building lean in ortho images from within ArcMap. I am aware of calculations and processes that can be used to measure and ...
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Can I create ArcGIS addin without ArcGIS?

If my computer has only MS Visual Studio installed but not ArcGIS, can I test and debug the addin? I know MS Visual Studio 2010 Pro can be used to create ArcGIS addin but it is not free. Can I use ...
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Error fetching feature types when adding WFS to ArcMap using Interoperability Extension

I'm trying to add a WFS layer to ArcMap using the Interoperability Extension. I get the following error when clicking the '...' next to the 'Feature Types' option. I'm unable to add the data ...
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What can I do when snapping doesn't work correctly?

I'm trying to manually edgematch some adjacent polygons. When I try to add a vertex to snap it to another vertex on an adjacent polygon, it invariably undoes itself, as shown in this video that I made ...
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Support for Foreground and Background geoprocessing in ArcMap tools?

If not all ArcGIS tools support both foreground and background Geoprocessing, then how can I tell whether a tool will run in the foreground or run in the background?
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Creating 3D polyline in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a csv file containing a breakline points' coordinates and their elevation. How can I create a 3d polyline from these points? The CSV file looks like this: X Y z ...
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GCS and PCS data misalignment in ArcMap when zoomed in

I have a shapefile in NAD83 UTM18 which I need to get into GCS NAD83. I tried both loading it into an empty GCS NAD83 feature class directly and the "project" tool. The results are the same - the ...
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Adding a drop-down in ArcMap

I am the sole GIS manager for an organization of approximately 200 individuals that perform engineering assessments and collect other data to prepare for and respond to natural disasters. Most do not ...