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Swapping bytes for SRTM 16-bit binary format in ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.2.2. I have two .hgt files in 16-bit signed integer data. All I have done so far is to mosaic them together (Mosaic to new raster). Since the DEM data are provided in Motorola ...
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ArcMap Spatial Analyst - Kernel Density Estimation Produces Blank Rasters

My problem is with the Kernel Density operation in Spatial Analyst. ArcMap produces blank rasters for some reason when given a normal point feature class as input. I had no problem creating the ...
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display shapefile from postgres using arcmap?

I have uploaded shapefile using postgis extension in postgres but when i tried to display the shapefile in arcmap, it wont display the data in vector. this is the image of my connection. i followed ...
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Importing large amount of data in ArcMap? [closed]

Is there a way to load big cadastar plan of urban area in ArcMap and make it "invisible" and use data only when printing to PDF? Amount of data is too big to work with and I use it only as a base ...
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Clipping layer file with shapefile

I have a data set at administrative level (generated by appending csv to shapefile of admin areas) that i want to clip to physical building features (from Openstreetmap). To tackle this i've ...
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Inserting shapefile in AutoCAD Workspace?

How can I insert an ArcMap shapefile in AutoCad or how can I save the shapefile so as to put it in Autocad Workspace? Even a tool in ArcMap that exports shapefile in a form which can be inserted in ...
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Composite Bands (Data Management)

I am building a small multispectral camera based on the Raspberry Pi Compute Module and two Raspberry Pi cameras. One of the cameras has a NIR filter, the other is a normal RGB camera. When using the ...
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How to make ArcToolbox as its default?

I wrongly deleted Data Management Tools from ArcToolbox in ArcGIS 9.3. Now I can't use some features such as "Dissolve", "Eliminate", etc. How could I make it as default?
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How to reshape polygons with curves in ArcMap?

I'm looking for a good method for reshaping parcel polygons that have curves. One side of a given polygon (like in my screenshot) has a curve but for some reason, the other side was made with straight ...
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Feature/label visibility based on spatial relationship to index feature using data-driven pages

I'm creating a series of maps using ArcGIS data driven pages. I know how to display features that share an attribute with the index layer, but is it possible to display features (and similarly, ...
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Bringing layout into another drawing using ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.1. I set up a layout view (a titleblock) and would like to bring it into another mxd file. How do you do this? If you are familiar with Autocad this would be the equivalent ...
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Join field in modelbuilder wont work, but will manually

I'm trying to do a 'join field' in a model. When I do the join simply not in a model, no problem. When I try to use the 'join field tool' in a model, I get the "" does not have OIDs. I have a very ...
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Correctly Setting Spatial Reference for Geometry Objects when Geoprocessing

I'm attempting to find the nearest distance between a set of points, and a set of polygons. I don't want to use near tables because I have to do this operation for a large number of different ...
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Export a raster file

I am exporting a raster file (tiff) in ArcMap as a png/pdf. But no matter how much I increase the dpi, the exported map looks smoothed version of the original images in my map. Any help please?
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Append tool snippet not working in Pyscripter?

I need to append two shapefiles together. The append tool works within the ArcMap toolboxes AND Python window, but it does not work when copying over the python snippet to PyScripter. It'll completely ...
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ArcMap layout view missing rulers and border

Sometimes, but not always, when I open an existing .mxd, the rulers and border (and shadow) are missing in layout view. All elements are there otherwise. When this happens, I am unable to export to ...
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Personal geodatabase items have an exclamation (!) in ArcMap

A user in our department is having a problem accessing personal geodatabase data in ArcCatalog and ArcMap. Receiving error message: Failed to connect to database. An underlying database error ...
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Select by Attributes - Strings with < 5 characters

I have a column of zip codes which are strings. Most of them are the usual 5 digit zip codes, but some are only 3 digits or missing a digit. (keep in mind, I need this column as strings for other ...
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Adding custom map tile layer to ArcMap?

I would like to use a basemap from the Ancient World Mapping Centre, available as maptiles via Mapbox, as basemap in my ArcMap desktop version 10.2.2. Is there a similar solution to add a custom map ...
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appending country names to route feature class

I have a polyline feature class made up of multiple segments. This feature class overlays a polygon feature class representing the countries through which this polyline is going. For each segment, I ...
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Manually selecting colors for different polygons within layer in ArcMap?

There is a polygon layer with several polygons. They are displayed with some colour which can be changed simultaneously for all of them. Is there a way to manually select several polygons (without ...
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Automatically make maps from point file? [closed]

Please forgive me if this is an overly basic or broad question. I am a competent user of ArcGIS. I have a shapefile containing thousands of points. I'd like to automatically make a map of each ...
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what is result from cut fill operation?

A calculate volume of lake from rasters with cut fill tools. I got a result and i dont know what is right result. In the table are two collums COUNT and VOLUME maybe i have to count multiply volume ...
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Calculate walking time on existing paths (hiking) in ArcGIS

I would like to calculate the walking time on existing paths in ArcGIS (hiking trails). I have a dem of my area (30px cell size) and I consider that the slope is the main factor which affect the ...
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Arcmap - automatic print area per one feature

I have hundreds of routes in vector shpfile. They have different lenghts and I want to create one map per one feature - route- in shapefile. Unfortunatelly size of print area will be different for ...
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Extracting raster values to polyline feature

I have a line overlaying a raster containing slope values. I would like to use the line to extract the slope values, and return to its attribute table an attribute containing percentage of slopes ...
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Adjusting automatically angle before printing Strip Map from Data Driven Pages?

Is it possible using Data Driven Pages automatically adjusting angle to the print frame area before exporting to pdf? I have blocks (red marked, a3 format, 1:1000 scale) where each is in different ...
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Raster Calculator to extract elevation and slope conditions in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've got a DEM ("ASTER_Nepal.tif") and a slope ("ASTER_Slope.tif") and am trying to create a new raster for elevation values between 2000 & 7000m and between 5 & 60 degree slope. I've tried to ...
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Linking datasets for two polygon layers in ArcMap?

I have two polygon shp files that do not have a common ID. I'm trying to link the datasets with a common ID based on spatial location. Is there a tool/process to link features (common ID in the ...
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Select points from Buffers in ArcMap?

I have a buffers and I want to select all points within each of the buffer and output it as a table. That means one buffer may have 0 to about 10 points in it. I have tried spatial Join and intersect ...
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Import Mapbox tiles to ArcMap 10.2.2

I would like to use a basemap from the Ancient World Mapping Centre, available as maptiles via Mapbox, as basemap in my ArcMap desktop version 10.2.2. I tried to import it as a new WMTS server with ...
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Area Normalizing Percentages after Intersect

I am summarizing Census data within custom drawn polygons. I am summarizing age data (percent male 24-29, etc.). As with whole numbers, I assumed I would need to area normalize the data AFTER the ...
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Accessing array of values(height, intensity) associated with raster from ArcObjects without looping?

I am trying to access the array of point values(mainly height and intensity) from a raster through C# without looping through values. I am looking for a direct pointer to the array of values inside of ...
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Is there a way to turn a data frame off in ArcMap 10.2?

I have an mxd with three data frames. I've written a python script that loops through a list of user-specified coordinates and scales for each data frame before exporting the mxd as a pdf. Is there a ...
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Trying to print classLables in symbology type UNIQUE VALUES

I have a classified image of 10 classes stacked together. Once I put them into ArcMap they don't appear as 10 individual classes, they look like one big class. When I click on unique values the ...
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ArcMap mxd has strange artifact that won't delete?

I have an MXD with all our data organized and displayed with the appropriate symbology, that took quite some time to make. It is used as the basic map that a number of people use here and customize ...
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arcmap - automatically change name of map

I would like to insert text place in arcmap with street name. For every I have to plot one map. I have hundreds of them in shp file and it would be great to avoid one by one manual typing street name. ...
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Pop-up window for a related layer doesn't show the right values in ArcGIS online

In my ArcGIS online map, I have two layers (morminte and layer2) related in a one-to-many relationship. For an item from the morminte layer I can have 0, one or two corresponding values from layer2. ...
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How to permanently change Arcmap table display?

At Arc 10.0 I can configure the properties of an Arcmap numeric table field using its Field Properties > Numeric... > and then clicking the "Show thousands separators" checkbox on. But I would like ...
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How to remove all transparency from all layers?

I am using ArcMap 10.1 and I would like to remove all transparency from all the layers in the map at once.
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Using Near (proximity) tool in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've tried changing GCS and PCS multiple ways but can't seem to figure out how to get the Near (from Proximity tools) to output the Near_DIST in feet. All it outputs is what looks like decimal ...
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Coordinates do not display correctly?

I have a table with coordinates of some postcodes and I want to display them in ArcMap. The points should be on the street centrelines. When I bring in the csv file and right click to display the ...
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Using kriging to extrapolate values outside of the sampling polygon

I have data points with values along 4 perpendicular transects. The kriging tool that I am currently using interpolates within the polygon created by the 4 transects, essentially a rectangle. I am ...
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Using Reconcile in ArcGIS Versioning

When doing a reconcile in ArcGIS ArcMap (v10.2), you get the Reconcile window as shown in the screenshot. At the bottom it asks how you want to resolve conflicts (in favor of target or edit version). ...
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Connecting table and feature class in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a polygon feature class inside of my geodatabase, and I want to attach attributes from some tables that resides in a separate database. Is there any way to do this that would maintain the ...
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Geometry Location In Respect To Another Geometry

I am trying to figure out where a geometry is residing in respect to another geometry. My Image explains things better, I have Square nodes A, and B. and I have circle Child nodes X, and Y. I have all ...
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How to get around “The field is not nullable” error?

I have a shapefile of lines. I want the angle of every line calculated in a field. I am using the script below in arcmap, but when it encounters a line that is horizontal, it stops calculating any ...
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different zoom level for same shapefile arcmap [duplicate]

I have a road Shapefile in ArcMap which includes three different type of roads highway, motorway, streets. I want to display all these roads at different scale. One way to do this is to create three ...
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Converting Titleblock from AutoCad .dwg into template for ArcMap Layout view?

We have a company standard template for figures in a CAD .dwg file, it is in paper-space (equivalent to layout view) in the CAD file. I would like to use the template without having to re-create it ...
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Selecting joined features

My question is very simple. I have a point feature class with attributes joined to the attributes of another point feature class. I would like to, if I select a feature in the target feature class, ...