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Setting absolute label size ArcMap10

I have an architecture plan with elevation measurements. When I display the labels (Bullet Leader style), the automatic scaling moves the label on top of the background layers, obstructing them. I ...
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Why are updates made in MXD by my tool not visible on some machines?

I've developed a tool that makes updates in many mxd files. When it runs in my machine, everything works fine, and I can open the mxd and see the updates made by the tool. When the tool runs in any ...
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ArcMap Find Tool Customization

I am looking to create a customized version of the find tool where the layer and field tools are pre-configured. Ideally I could add this to ArcMap 10.1 as a button for end users to who use same ...
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Symbol Level in ArcGIS 9: 'Broken' look of symbols, how to resolve

I am using symbol levels in ArcMap to style roads so that I have a banded feel. My problem is that at intersections and sharp turns, the cartography gives a broken effect in the road. How can this be ...
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Add CAD Drawing Dataset into ArcMap using Python

I am trying to add an CAD Drawing Dataset into ArcMap using Python. Question is how to add a Auto-CAD .dwg file to ArcMap using Python Normally comes in as CAD file within a Group layer with: ...
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How to prevent the user from moving the feature?

I want to prevent the user from moving the feature in ArcMap when editing. I used OnChangeFeature event but it does not work. void m_editEvents_OnChangeFeature(IObject obj) { ...
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network related issues arising when running an arcpy script

Essentially I wrote an arcpy script that is within a toolbox that I ported over to a different machine to test out after the script worked locally. The script essentially utilizes the psycopg module ...
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Records in related table do not appear when using the 'Related Tables' button in attribute table

ArcMap 10 - Geodatabase with related tables & relationship classes. I've written a script that parses data between two databases. When I go into the attribute table of the point feature class and ...
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Running a web application within ArcMap

I'm interested in creating a component / plugin for ArcMap that works something like ArcGIS online. Ideally a small web app would boot up within a window in ArcMap which would be able to perform ...
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Determine which points fall within a 3D polygon and export this subset to a flat file

I am working in ArcMap 10 and will have a 3D representation of a zone of transmission. I would like to determine which GPS points fall within this polygon and then export this subset out to a flat ...
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Recalculate Quantile Breakpoints in CalculateField_management loop?

I have a program that iteratively replaces a temp field where I choose a certain symbology (color ramp and quantile color break methodology) with a few other fields from a join. The program works in ...
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raster data expressed as percent

I downloaded NDVI greeness data from the USGS Integrated Vegetation Mapping Viewer. In the metadata it says that visual greenness values range from 0 to 100. My data is from the period ending 3/5/12 ...
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ArcObjects - Possible To Add Anything More Than Text To Balloon Callout?

With code I've scraped together from various posts on this site, I am able to display a simple balloon callout with text in a standard ArcMap session. Is it possible to add anything more than just ...
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Open the IGxDialog in MS Access 2010 using VBA

I hope this is the right forum for this question. I have a program in MS Access that allows users to input varius aspects related to land treatments including the spatial information (point, line, or ...
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Adding shapefile causes ArcMap Drawing Errors (General function failure)

I am creating a map that is a hodgepodge of databases, stand alone shapefiles, and a couple image services. Everything seems to go as expected until I add a certain shapefile to the mix. Then all of ...
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Road network per grid cell with weighting

Im trying to calculate road network per grid cell. I did it with the help of these topics 1 & 2 but I'M also trying to weighting these roads by type. For example if road is main its impact should ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Delaunay Triangulation on labeled data

I have a table with locations and labeled data and I need to apply Delaunay Triangulation on specific labeled rows. For example, I have some locations labeled as schools, hostels, gardens, ... and I ...
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Curve Number equation

I have a floating point raster of Curve Numbers (70-91) and I'm attempting to use the curve number equation to create a weight raster for flow accumulation, to determine runoff for a single rainfall ...
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Creating space time cube gives ERROR 110015 Unable to read input?

Somehow the create space time cube doesn't work on my project on Philadelphia crime data. The input feature is the point feature "robbery", I named the output as robbery_STC.nc, the time field is one ...
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Why imported mdb database doesn't show any polygons

I've imported an MDB database to ArcMap but it doesn't show any polygon. Do I have to modify something else after importing data? I can only see the imported database tables
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Creating/modifying arrowhead symbology to create a 'pie' style symbol around a point

I have a point dataset that has 18 (2 categories of 9) variables that need to be symbolized. We want to symbolize each variable using an arrowhead symbol or some kind of triangular symbol that, by ...
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gxraster.dll error

I have ArcGIS 10.3 running on Windows 7... and I have recently come across an error that I have not encountered before. After starting ArcMap, I receive an error stating: C:\Program Files ...
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Location-Allocation “Like” Problem using Polygon data

I am a political scientist interested in malapportionment. I have a population data which has the municipality-level population and polygon format, so it can show how many people are living in the ...
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Zonal smoothing on a specified area of a raster?

Is there any way to smooth a specify an area on a raster, such as a DEM, and smooth it? For example, I'd like to smooth out the artifact highlighted in the red box. What is the best course of ...
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Gaps in Mosaic Dataset made in ArcMap 10.0 SP5

I have created a mosaic dataset and then filled it with a set of georeferenced ECW images using the "Add Rasters to Mosaic Dataset" tool. The problem is that when I export the map to PDF at a large ...
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Mosaic Dataset - Gray and White areas

I'm trying to add high resolution orthoimagery from the USGS to a mosaic dataset in arcMap. When I "Add rasters to mosaic dataset" most of the rasters load in fine, but some have strips of white area ...
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Using color matching on two geotiff rasters datasets and exporting geotiffs

I have one geotiff (tiff + tfw file) that serves as a basemap for a global zone. Then, I have several geotiffs, one for each zone of this big orthophotograph (50 zones in total). I would like to ...
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ArcObjects OnChangeFeature event not firing unless you move feature

I am displaying points, lines and polygons on ArcMap as features with an addin. I want my end users to be able to change features (move geometries, add vertex, delete vertex etc) and get the updated ...
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DEM / Basemap Alignment

The image below shows the problem I'm facing. I'm trying to align a DEM with the ArcMap Imagery Basemap. Unfortunately, I can't make them to perfectly align. I tried changing the coordinate system to ...
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Why the quality of image is changed as it is added to a mosaic

I have added an image to a mosaic dataset but I have noticed that the quality of the image has been changed automatically. How to keep the original quality of the image after adding it to the mosaic ...
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Raster and digitized shapefile misplaced in same projection

I have georeferenced .tiff rasters with cadastral borders and corresponding digitized borders in shapefile based on that raster. All that was done in some Mapsoft software. When I insert both in QGIS ...
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Grid Index Features in ArcMap DDP not labeling consecutively

Using Carto tool-->DDP-->Grid Index features - the generated grid doesn't name the tiles consecutively. The base was around a buffer of a road feature dataset so it's not a rectangular grid. So it ...
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ArcMap maintaining raster cell size when using math?

I have a raster created from importing xy data (it has lat, lon, and a value field [WGS84]). The raster resolution is 60 meters as that's my required accuracy and for my value field I'd like to ...
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calculating volume of oddly shaped water body

I have an aerial image of a water body that is oddly-shaped. From the aerial I can see the bank of the water body that I know has an average depth of 5 feet and all other area within the water body ...
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How can I find define regions with a certain size with a polygon layer as input?

I'm working with ArcGIS 10.3 and have a project where I'm trying to define how may breeding habitats of a species that can fit into a specified area. I have a polygon layer with suitable habitat in ...
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Missing Geocoded Addresses in Attribute Table

I geocoded about 13,000 addresses. I opened the Interactive Rematch Window and made adjustments where necessary. When I look at the Interactive Rematch window, I can see all of my addresses. ...
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Some point features in feature class not displaying in ArcMap?

I am trying to display a point feature class, but a few features from the same data set are not displayed. Originally I have heaps of point features in a point feature class, which are well displayed ...
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Is it possible to open *.dmp file and find out what cause ArcMap to crash?

Is it possible to find out what cause ArcMap to crash from *.dmp file? This files are located here: C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\ESRI\ErrorReports I have made some Python add-in to ArcMap wich ...
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Selecting certain area of polygon according to size in ArcMap?

I have a set of polygons with a certain size (3500 sq meters each for examples). I only need 3000 sq meters of every polygon. Is there an automatic or semi-automatic way to create sub-polygons out of ...
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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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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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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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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 ...