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What tool would be best for getting the max value out of Identical ID rows?

As the title may imply I want to keep the maximum value in field2 for several identical IDs in field1, the others are deleted for example this table: Field1 Field2 14772 1 14772 4 14766 3 ...
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Geoprocessing breaks my data links after upgrade?

I've had this problem all day, and it's happened before, too. I am running desktop 10.3.1 and want to produce a very simple buffer from a single parcel. The output is assigned to the same .gdb that ...
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Change color of feature (active cursor row) with ArcPy

I have a selection of polygon feature and with a cursor loop I walk through them. I determine the extent of eachfeature and arcmap will zoom to the feature. My default selection color in ArcMap is ...
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View Image instead of label in Menu on arcmap addin toolbar

I want to set image on menu in arcamap addin toolbar. is there any way to set image ? I have tried but this is not working.. My code is here in config.esriaddinx: --Menus> Menu ...
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Using .len() in IF THEN statement in ArcMap field calculator

I have a string field with values of varying lengths (1-4). I need each value to have a length of 5 characters by adding zeros to the value until the length equals 5. For example: 123 needs to ...
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Troubles using time to calculate service areas in Arcmap

I am having trouble computing some service area polygons in ArcMap 10.2. It seems to work fine when calculating distance, but has problems when looking at time. I have UK road data (Meridan 2), and ...
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IDockableWindow ability to auto size?

I have a ArcObjects 10.2 vb.net Custom Add-in that is a dockable window. The dockable window displayes a windows form that has listboxes, textboxes, panels, tab panels, etc. that the user interacts ...
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On line shapefile, how to compare attribute between consecutives edges

I have a line shapefile with speed restriction attribute on each edge. I like to verify differences between two consecutive edges for all shapefile edges. Example: One line has speed restriction set ...
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Using Python to Union two polygons from separate gdb? [closed]

I'm in the processes of learning python and am stuck on an exercise. One part of the exercise requires me to union a polygon from one gdb with a polygon in another gdb. Here is what I have, which ...
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Spatial join with multiple intersecting features

I have a polygon dataset representing pavement areas broken up by year of construction and a roads centerline dataset that contains values for remaining service life (RSL). I want to spatially join ...
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Append triangular symbols along polyline in ArcMap?

I have a polyline that needs to have triangles placed along the inside of the line as shown in the sample picture below. I've searched through ArcMap's symbology set and thought I could just add a ...
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Cut polygon into new polygons using lines in ArcGIS

I'm new to GIS and I work with ArcMap. I have a layer with an orthophoto of a graveyard. On top of that, a layer with an old scanned map of the same area showing all graves. I would like to make a ...
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Vector and raster

Using ArcMap 10.2.2 I am currently doing an analysis on vegetation which requires both Raster and Vector data. only problem, how to make sure if these two data are compatible or identical in terms of ...
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How to replace field name with a variable in exported whereclause?

In the select by attribute how do I replace "AADT", with a predefined string variable? I don't understand the pattern in "\"AADT\">=" , can you please explain why is it that way when exported from ...
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“From PDF” toolset not available in 10.3

I'm running ArcMap 10.3 and there is no "From PDF" toolset available in my conversion tools list. Also, trying to use the ArcPy PDFToTIFF_conversion method fails. Specifically ArcMap is version ...
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Copy table to attribute table

I have some tables with columns that I need to join/copy to another table, in case an attribute table. I was using join but I realized that it would be a better solution to add new fields to my ...
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Using Google API within Python and applying to ArcMap?

I am currently doing a practical project at university (MSc in GIS). I have to develop a python script and the functionality of this script has been left very open other than we have to use Python ...
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eCognition to ArcMap?

So I have aerial photos that I have analysed in e Cognition, I now need to import them to ArcMap to finish my analysis however when I do the the image is in a completely different area. They have the ...
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How to label two sizing for one attribute

I have a feature of SEA COVERAGE.shp, in the feature, we have attribute field name consist of english and malay name. For example, LAUT CHINA SELATAN(SOUTH CHINA SEA), LAUT SULU(SULU SEA). Sizing for ...
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Delaying load of ArcMap Addin extension?

For configuration reasons, I want to delay the load of my addin extension until ArcMap 10.2 has finished. If there a property, flag, listener etc I can get a hook to do a check if arcmap is done?
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Converting georeferenced .pdf to .tiff in ArcGIS for Desktop? [duplicate]

I am attempting to convert a USGS georeferenced pdf to a tiff. I found this help page, which looks pretty simple: ...
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How to Save Identify Results

In Arcmap and specifically using a WMS layer that I cannot access the attribute table of, how can I 'intercept' or extract the results from using the Identify tool from the toolbar? I would like to ...
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Debugging ArcMap Add-In .Net 4.5 : Unable to start ArcMap.exe

I am developping an ArcMap 10.3 Add-In targeting .NET framework 4.5 on Visual Studio 2013. I used ESRI's wizard to build a simple button add-in and the projects debug properties are configured to ...
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Problem in “Add Join” function in modelbuilder

I'm having an error when I run the model in Add Join (3). Add Join (2) runs well, but when it's running Add Join (3) it fails with Error 999999. I think it's because it already runned Add Join (2) and ...
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Initial state of VB .net checkbox to toggle ArcMap layer visibility

I have a checkbox control as part of an ArcMap add-in with a dockable window in VB .net that turns a particular layer's visibility on and off in ArcMap. The initial state is set to "unchecked". But, ...
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Near table in ArcMap advanced

I am trying to generate the nearest distance from one set of xy coordinates to another set. Each of the two datasets has the variables: X, Y, id I generated a near table to do this (and some other ...
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Easy way to sum up a lot of values?

I've got a shapefile that was made by the mother of all Unions. Because of that, it's got about 400 columns, and I want to sum about 100 of them (specifically, the "Score" from each). Is there an ...
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Conditional Statements in Arc Map 10 (field Calculator)

I'm attempting to calculate the values of a field based on IF THEN statements in ArcMap 10 (in field calculator) but I haven't succeeded yet on that. What I want to add is the following expression: ...
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How to optimize the process of entering attribute information while digitizing in ArcMap

I've somehow found myself digitizing a bunch of points from a scan, and the process is quite painful in ArcMap: Click on the featureclass name in the Create Features tool Move the mouse over the ...
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Symbolising options for ArcGIS Online?

I have a county polygon. In it, I have a field (column) that is either yes or no. There are 100 rows to the attribute table and 75% of the attributes are yes, 25% are No. Is there a way I can ...
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Can ArcMap 10.2.2 Publish To Server 10.3?

I realize you probably can't but I just want to verify.
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Preconditions for subtracting two rasters in arcmap

I have two precipitation rasters, each with a different raster cell size 4.1 x 4.1 km, 4.6 x 4.6 km). The two rasters have the same geographic coordinate system, but different projections. I would ...
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ArcMap 'in_memory' trouble?

Being new to ArcMap, and ArcPy I have a problem with a script including several geoprocessing functions. The number of functions inspired a search for a means to save outputs (subsequent inputs) to ...
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How to create a feature mask with a polygon? [closed]

I need to create the SAME polygon shape shown in the image below, just 2 miles larger. The buffer wizard tool is only creating circular buffers around the irregular shape below. Any ideas on how to ...
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Usage of 'in' in Python [closed]

Can someone please tell me whats happening here. I'm still new to Python for ArcGIS and I really need to understand this piece of code for my project. How does dct_max work and how is tpl created? At ...
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“Cannot acquire a lock.” from remote geodatabases on NAS

edit: This is all due to the remote server being a NAS, which led me to these fixes: ArcGIS File Geodatabase import failure on TS-453Pro https://geonet.esri.com/message/71865#71865 which were ...
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Deleting polygon defined area from raster layer in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Which tool do I use in ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop to exclude areas covered by vector polygon layers from a raster layer? I want to keep portions of the raster layers that exclude the portions covered ...
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Selecting points intersecting polygon

In ArcGIS 10.2 ArcMap am attempting to label a grid of varying size polygons overlaid by a grid of evenly spaced (1km) points with an associated value X by the the value of the point. If a polygon is ...
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Trying to use a python script to manipulate a value from attribute table

I am using ArcGIS ArcMap 10.2 and I am trying to learn how to write a python script to use a value from an attribute table and perform some checks to it and assign an output value. At this moment all ...
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Publish World topographic map to arcgis server

I need to publish esri World topographic map to arcgis server but I got this error "Layer type is not supported" in the arcmap Url to the original map ...
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Setting ArcMap layout size based on web unit (pixel) standard?

I need to export my map from ArcMap as SVG and display it on a web page in an exact size of 500x500 pixels, like this: <div id="mapSVG" style=" width: 500px; height: 500px;"></div> Can ...
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Why won't ArcMap load after borrowing a license?

We have an ArcGIS license manager on a server on our network. We have to occasionally take the server down for maintenance, so we have the production team borrow their licenses so that they can keep ...
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ArcGIS GP Tool as sd file with multiple scripts

Is it possible to add multiple script files containing other python classes, config etc, and even .sde connection files when publishing service definition from arcmap? I do not have access to the ...
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Averaging a big number of pixels within a several km radius

I work with ArcMap software and now I have the aim to average individual pixels within a several km radius from daily data for at least 1 month. So I made the grid with 4 km step (the step size is not ...
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Export of a Raster Not Preserving Color [duplicate]

I'm trying to make a pretty shaded relief map using the technique described here. I've done this process several times in the past without any problems but today am perplexed about what is going on. ...
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Invalid Topology/Topoengine error: Intersect and Clip

I have a large, provincial extent gdb file with numerous detailed polygons (representing roads, buildings, forest cover, etc), and want to clip this layer to about 700 unique polygons, some of which ...
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Generate polygons for each map extent in ArcGIS DDP layout

I have a set of maps I am creating with Data Driven Pages. Each map has a scale and rotation set by the feature class that is driving the map creation. I would like to create a polygon that is the ...
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GIS for large (>> 2GB) files

I'm a novice GISer who needs to do some basic computations on very large (say ~20GB) files. Nothing complicated, merge, intersect, add XY columns kind of thing. It's a necessary step for a project, ...
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How to rotate a simple 3d Bar graph in ArcMap 10.3

I want to show a series of data on one chart in ArcGIS. Is there an option to rotate a simple 3d graph on ArcMap? I attach a 2 values example without rotation.
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Do I have a basic Arc Map?

I need the near(dist) command, but I think I need to have a more advanced version than what I have. I have: ArcMap 10.0 (Build 4000) ArcGIS desktop 10 service pack 4 (Build 4000) license type: ...