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ArcMap Merging multiple GeoTagged photo points

I have a data set of Geo tagged photos that I imported into ArcMap using the GeoTagged Photos to points tool. Some of these photos were taken at the same location but because the Drone moved around a ...
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Having difficulty viewing a public map package I uploaded

I recently created and uploaded a map package using arcgis 10.3.1. It was saved correctly and I selected the option to share with everyone in arcgis online all seems to be well as I can see it in my ...
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Create Cost Surface Raster with slope as percentage of total costs

I know there is a similar question on this website (How to Create Cost Surface Raster for Least Cost Path Analysis?) , but I couldn't find the answer that I'm looking for. I'm currently working with ...
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Importing Map Styles in ArcMap?

I recently found some information on exporting map styles in arcmap and I used this to save some specific symbology that I will need to reuse many times. However, I can't find any documentation or ...
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How to extract data from multi-ring buffers?

I am using ArcGIS with full extensions. I have a Uni project which requires me to extract the towns/cities that lie within buffers of landfill sites. I have managed to extract the total population ...
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Node-line minimum distance: draw the minimum distance point location

I am working with a layer of nodes and a layer of lines. I would need a tool able to find and draw, for some couples node-line, the location of the closest point laying on the line to this node. ...
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SelectLayerByLocation keeps giving error 000840: The value is not Boolean

I've seen a lot of questions asked and answered about trouble with the Select Layer By Location tool. Most ask about invalid input errors and the answer generally is to make sure to use layers (as ...
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Draw nearest points for specific point-line couples

I have a network made of several segments and some nodes located in the map. What I want to do is to choose individually a couple node-segment and find the location of the closest point to the node ...
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Looking for an alternative to Minimum Bounding Geometry (convex hull) tool for creating polygons from points

I have lines of points that I'd like to connect to create individual polygons. The Minimum Bounding Geometry tool is great because it lets me input many points at once and use the "Group" option to ...
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Adding elevation features to existing TIN

I have generated a flood plain surface TIN using stream thalweg, banks and spot elevation data. I want to add additional elevation layers of bridges, roads and railway lines to existing TIN to ...
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Has anyone used the “Iterativly Load Parcel Topology into Parcel Fabric” tool recently?

I am trying to migrate our data (165,221 polygons and 677,338 lines) to a Local Government Information Model enabled parcel fabric. All the data and the empty LGIM fabric are hosted on the same SQL ...
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Near does not provide outputs

I have a layer of lines that build a network. I would like to find which one of these lines is the closest to a certain point, defined in another layer. I was trying to use the "Near" tool giving as ...
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Having Trouble Masking Geoprocessing tool

The output TinLayer that is produced is the rectangle extent of the contour's feature. I want it to be the shape of the contour's feature instead. When I create a custom feature class in the ...
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Compare euclidean distance with network distance

I have a raster file with euclidean distance. It contains information about how long it takes for a chopper to arrive to certain destinations. I then have a polygon made from a service area with ...
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I have many points (the points have elevation) I want to remove some points that are too close together

How I can select points in a buffer (just each buffer) and among them choose a point that having more elevation? (in ArcMap) (Each point can be in several buffer and as each buffer can have multiple ...
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Maxent not able to run multiple layers

I'm trying to prepare several environmental layers, from an NLCD 2011 layer, to be used for Maxent analysis via ArcMap 10.3. I can get Maxent to run one environmental layer (environmental layers are ...
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Trying to delete specific features within feature class

I am working with arcmap 10.2. I have a database that has a few feature classes in it. Within these feature classes, they have a field labeled as Height. Height is a string field that houses numbers ...
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Buffering road segments based on point ID

I need to create a buffer around bridge points along the roads underneath. I created a model that does this - so it buffers the bridges, clips the roads layer to the buffered shape, but since the road ...
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How to fix graphical errors in ArcMap ModelBuilder?

Every time I open models on a different computer, the symbology display's broken. Tools go from the proper style (see image top) to the one on the bottom and can't be fixed. If I open up the ...
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Merge success but can not find and display in ArcMap

After I use Merge (Data Management) Tool, the results shown success, but I can not find the new merge layer neither on the ArcMap nor output file. At the same time, when I right click the new output ...
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Deleting redundant vertex in polygon feature using arcmap 9.3 with VB.net?

I am using Arcgis 9.3. I have polygon feature file. In the file some of the features have a redundant vertex which I need to delete. I wrote a tool using vb.net for deleting such redundant vertex, but ...
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Draw a polygon automatically around points, [duplicate]

Draw a polygon automatically around points, I am looking for a way to draw a polygon automatically around points that have similar value in one field of the attribute table. For example, in the ...
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Arcpy.mapping.MoveLayer can't find the RefLayer [duplicate]

I've tried this several ways and don't know why ArcMap won't find the ref layer. Here is a code snippet. import arcpy if lyr is not None: del lyr #Add constants mxd = ...
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Intersect tool of ArcGis gives multiple intersecting points

I am using .net in arcGis 10.0 to develop tools.I have two polyline feature classes. I want to get intersected point of this 2 feature classes. for this purpose, I have used INTERSECT tool of arcmap. ...
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Tutorials, examples of datasets to network datasets? [duplicate]

I am having a lot of problems finding road networks and converting to a working network dataset to perform location allocation. Is there any tutorials, examples where they take free datasets ...
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Geocoding using the census locator

I am trying to geocode roughly 20,000 addresses using the census locator in ArcMap. I was told that I should be able to access their locator through their server connection in ArcMap. When I connect ...
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Approximating electrical substation service area

I have historical data on electricity substations' locations and capacity. I also have data on population and electricity consumption. I want to have a measure of each substation's service area. Any ...
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Network distance calculation in ArcMap 10.3

I am trying to calculate distances between 11 points (shapefile with points) along river network (shapefile with lines) by using the Network Analyst - Create OD cost matrix. I have done this ...
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The concept of polygon volume tool

I have calculated the surface area and polygon volume for talus slopes. I have set reference plane to above. I would like to know the concept of how "polygon volume" tool works. Also, on what basis ...
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Finding distance between consecutive points using ArcMap Field Calculator? [duplicate]

I am very new to ArcGIS but I am working on a data set consisting of GPS locations of radio tracked freshwater turtles. I am trying to find the distances between the points in order. Can someone ...
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Placing point feature class with DEM in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I got the center-lined points (Picture 1), and mid-points (picture 2). Now, i want to know, how will i place these points on a DEM to get the band-of-width from the DEM. Hope picture 2 works for the ...
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ArcMap Partial Refresh not working when Layout Graphics exist?

I'm experiencing strange behaviour in ArcMap v10.3. Adding layout graphic elements to all 4 corners of our map will result in a full refresh every time a point feature is moved. Things that I've ...
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Using adjustment values to correct for vertical datum in ArcMAP 10, can I extrapolate to cover my raster extent?

I'm using a bathymetry DEM which needs correcting to UK MSL. I have the adjustment values but they don't stretch across my raster extent. Is it possible to extend using a best fit extrapolation across ...
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How to get a calculated sum as dynamic text in ArcMap 10.3 text element?

I am trying to get the sum of the length field from my attribute table into a dynamic text element for display purposes in layout view. I have put together a python script to get the sum of the field ...
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how to highlight centroid of a radius area when zooming to extent of radii

I am trying to figure out a way to highlight the centroid of a radius after right clicking on the radii attribute and zooming to its extent. ultimately, I want to batch export a few hundred maps with ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...