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Geometry errors when importing data from ESRI file geodatabase to PostGIS

When I run the following command to import by data from an ESRI fgdb to postgis... ogr2ogr -f "PostgreSQL" -a_srs "EPSG:28355" -t_srs "EPSG:3857" PG:"dbname=tp_test user=postgres port=54321 ...
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Deleting Large Number of Features

I have been having issues deleting large numbers of features (> 1,000,000) from a feature class in ArcMap. I can't seem to get higher than a few thousand before it freezes indefinitely, sometimes ...
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Slow performance when selecting features

I am trying to use the following code to select the features that have the attribute values that I pass in. The performance is really slow when it comes to a lot of values e.g >16k values to match ...
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How to find closest point without crossing obstacles?

I have a set of points and I'd like to be able to find the nearest point from another layer. The problem is that I need to find the closest point without crossing an obstacle (such as a river, ...
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Select by location of doughnut hole polygon

I have vectorized the Corine Land class raster and want to select certain classes that are "inside" other classes. How can I select the polygons circled in blue? All the select by location options ...
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Can you use active layer as input for dynamic text?

I'm wondering if you can lift the name of a layer in the ToC (within a group) and use it in dynamic text. Is there existing syntax to do this? eg. Using ArcMap 10 sp3. Thanks in advance, Matt
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Field-based hyperlinks in an ArcMap map package (.mpk)?

I have a point shapefile where each point has multiple hyperlink fields in its attribute table as per this useful question and answer. These hyperlinks are to photos stored locally. Ideally I want to ...
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Applying unique processing extent to each iteration of tool in ArcMAP Model Builder

I am trying to create an automated ArcMAP (10.1) tool that will read in a file (ASCII most likely) of maximum and minimum lat/long values along with some additional variables. The tool will iterate ...
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Polyline frequency to raster

I have some animal tracking data in the form of a polyline shapefile and want to convert this to a raster so that each pixel is given a value of 1 for every instance in which a line crosses it. I've ...
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Cleaning up overlapping polylines

I am working on creating a project boundary for a specific area. To do this I merged several data sets including roads,rivers & railroads (polylines) and lakes, civil townships & ...
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How to close the current mxd document through arcmap add-in

First, I open a mxd document named A in arcmap, then i use my add-in to generate another mxd document named B, then I use ArcMap.Application.OpenDocument(arcmapMapFileName); to open the ...
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Create raster distance around a single point feature class

Okay, so I'm relatively new to ArcMap and I'm trying to use the Fuzzy membership for suitability test. I have a single point feature class that I want to use for this analysis. I know that in order to ...
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Data Frame Property options have changed

I have Googled and searched ESRI help files and experimented until I am blue, not to mention reloading ArcGIS Desktop10 for Repair and adding the SP5 to it. I no longer have the options of border or ...
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Python SQL connection causes crash in ArcMap

I have the following code which I have striped down to just included the part that is causing a crash in ArcMap. import pymssql # Connect to the Research db using Windows Integrated Authentication. ...
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Eliminate 0 Values From Raster

Arcgis 10.2 I currently have a raster file that I want to turn into a set of polygons. This will help me to create specific buffers around certain points. The extent of my values are 0, and 1. When I ...
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Using Matlab to build adjacency matrix from Arcmap OD Matrix table

I was trying to use the function Network Analyst in Arcgis to generate the network to display the small world phenomenon, so i have to transport the shapefile (which contains originalID ...
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Button Driven Switch Version

Using ArcMap 10 & C#, I'm trying to switch the map to display a certain version of our SDE database when a custom button is selected and I'm having a heck of a time finding what I thought would be ...
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Polygon to point conversion in ArcMap

I tried to convert polygons to point using Feature to Point under data management toolbox in arcGIS 10.2 (got it from uni. licensed). I got the point layer but it is not showing anything. I added X ...
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ArcMap spatial adjustment rubbersheeting

How much minimal count od of links I must add to align some layers ? I know that exist roole to counting minimal links count, something about TIN.
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ArcMap- Create a symbology from RGB with colors name

I have a number of features loaded on a mxd I would like to create a script or model builder to assign each row containing a value in the coloum "ENTE" with a RGB color which must be represented in ...
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Is there a way to associate a scale bar with a new, different data frame than the one used to create it?

If I remember correctly, in ArcView 3, after a scale bar had been created, you could change its properties so that it would show the scale for a different data frame than the one that was used to ...
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Adding a layer to ArcMap

I have create "Draw polylines tool", but not know how to create spacial layer to store polylines only in this layer. It's possible locate polylines in own layer, I mean that this layer will be ...
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Abnormal DEM values after fill operation

With arcmap 10.1. after filling the DEM the value range is -70 to 1078, but it should be between 225 to 1200. Can anyone suggest me a methodology or the necessary steps in arcgis 10.1 to mend my ...
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Date Parameter in model builder - ArcMap

Basically I'm building a model where the user has to select the data from a drop down list and the result is executed. I have a problem when trying to pass a date as a parameter. Below you can find ...
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ArcGIS Full-Text search

I've set up Full-Text searching on a table in my SDE database (ms sql backend). I can perform the full-text commands from SQL queries, but it doesn't seem to work in ArcMap or any rest services. I ...
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Network Analysis: How to restrict certain road types and allow them to be traversable at intersections

I am faced with a problem for an assignment. I have tried restricting roads by using a restriction attribute with the following pre-logic script code with value = restricted restricted = false if ...
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What minimum scale(out beyond) for layer 200k do I set?

I have layer Zone9GK200k. So, I set: "In beyond 1:200 000". What minimum scale(out beyond) for this layer do I set (It is not 1:500 000 000)? I do not have top-level layers, except the one layer with ...
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Using Field Calculator to Calculate a Mean for Multiple Rows

I am trying to calculate a mean across a multiple number of attribute rows and have this value added to a new field that I have entered in the attribute table. I have an attribute table which has a ...
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ArcGIS / ArcMap problem with tiff file and projection

I have a raster in ArcMap . The projection is WGS 1984 UTM 22. When I look the details of the projection I can see that the "scale factor" is 0.9996 When I save this raster in a in tif file and the ...
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No layer information shown on the map before publishing IT in a web map application

I have created a map in ArcMap 10.1 . When I publish it on server I see the layer information on the on the default template of arcgis but when I save it before share it there is nothing shown on the ...
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Change Detection ArcGIS with multiple dates

I'll explain my aim first: I am trying to create a single raster to represent vegetation resilience, I am doing this via change detection. So far I have created 5 Change detection images, where 2000 ...
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Google route like functionality in Arcmap

Drawing routes in Google Earth or Google Maps looks very cool. As point move along the route with specific speed. I am looking same functionality in Arcmap. Can anyone figure out how?
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Selection Problem

I'm trying to handle feature selection event using c# code. I'm wondering that if using the "HTML popup" tool to click on the points on the map counted as selecting the point feature? As I always get ...
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HTML Popup Database Actions

I'm working on a collection of points on the map, each comes with a bunch of properties. I succeeded using a customized XSL template to show the information when I click on any point. And now what I ...
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How to achieve the progressbar like gptools in arcmap add-in?

How to achieve the progressbar like gptools in arcmap add-in using c#?
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Arcpy GTIFF ExportToTIFF- NoData values

When I export my GTIFF with arcpy.mapping.ExportToTIFF() I do receive TIFF with transparent values in ArcMap. In ArcMap NoData says: 256,256,256 (which I would assume strange for 24-bit raster). When ...
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Multiple joined Models in Model Builder

In ArcGIS Model Builder I created a Model that contains two models that were joined and saved in the same Toolbox. Either of them contains a few tool elements to process raster data. The second model ...
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Errors in Output of Vehicle Routing Problem

I have 19 orders (stores), 3 depots (warehouses) and 3 routes (trucks) per each depot i.e. total 9 routes. When I ran the Network Analyst solver, I could only see the map of 8 routes. There were 3 ...
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EM (electromagnetic) map to AWC (available water holding capacity) map

How do you use an equation from a regression analysis from Microsoft Excel to create a new available water holding capacity (AWC) map from an electromagnetic (EM) map. They are both to be in raster ...
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Unique Polygon Border Colors and Matching Label

I'm working with zip codes, and I'd like to have each zip code polygon have a uniquely colored border with a corresponding label color. So, ideally, zip code 12345 would have no fill color, a blue ...
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Can you insert a marker symbol at a specific scale?

I have a map that is consistently used at a 1:500 scale. I want to be able to add structures to the map to view and move them around to get the best fit. The end user is new to GIS and I am trying to ...
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MS Access join table values, not recognized by ArcGIS symbology

I joined a MS Access database table to a GIS file. When I try to use symbology (categories) to represent a yes/no value which is in the table file (0/-1) it does not recognize it as a value.
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How to set date as default value in Arcmap?

I need to set default value of the field "ExpireDate" to 31/12/9999. When I'm trying to set it it changes to the number 2958465. What is the problem here?
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code to draw a line taking length and angle as input from user in arcmap

I want to make a command tool in arcmap. The purpose is to ask user to provide length and angle as input from a point(already selected by user) and then draw a line.
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Why is “Convert Graphics toe Features” grayed out in a dataframe that has georeferenced layers?

I have brought two graphics, a species range and a heatmap, into a dataframe and georeferenced them using control points. I rectified them and now I want to clip one with the other but I can't get ...
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How to create a pop up attribute table for each crash located on a roadway segment in arcmap

I am trying to create a simple user interface that displays information for each crash located on the routes. I also need to display a graph along with that. I am a beginner in Python with no prior ...
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How to pass in a database created on the fly in code to Quick_Export in arcpy?

So I am trying to programmatically use quick_export through the arcpy package in an arcmap tool, and so I referenced the quick_export tool's dialog box that comes up when it is executing for the ...
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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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Is there a better method to fix empty pixels after classification?

empty pixels occurs after classification - in arcmap you can use Generalization tools such as majority filter. However is there a script you could write to better fix it? for example - some of the ...
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Wrong location with result of VBscripting

I run Model Builder program's VBSCRIPT The results I receive is like the original input coordinates but when I export to the arcmap the distance between results and origin map is about 5000Km.... ...