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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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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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Joining a Grid to spatial data

I am attempting to join a grid that I have constructed to points and lines within each individual cell. This way, if I click or move to a grid cell, the data displayed within the cell is displayed in ...
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Turning off Show Field Aliases option on attribute table permanently in ArcMap?

I'm wondering how you turn off the "Show Field Aliases" option permanently under the "options" drop down on the attribute tables that pop up for different features. I know you can just click on it to ...
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SearchCursor to find a feature that intersects 5 of another feature?

I am using ArcMap 10.2.2. Currently my code looks like this: count = 0 features = arcpy.da.SearchCursor(fc, subtype) for feat in features: if feat == (100161,): count += 1 print count ...
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Finding nearest point on polygon if layer has more than one polygon using ArcMap AddIn?

I am developing an application using ArcGIS .net add-in. An application generates some maps based on point and polygon datasets. In that, I am able to find the polygons within the search distance. ...
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View With SDO_GEOM Function for ArcMap

I have a table of boundaries(polygons) which need to be served up through ArcGIS Server with their centroids(points). I'm using Oracle spatial and thought the most efficient way of doing this was to ...
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Adding barriers with time windows in ArcGIS Network Analyst?

At the moment I'm creating a route network in ArcGIS Network Analyst. It will be used for navigating on the water. On the water there are a lot of different barriers. Think of low bridges, locks or ...
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Spatial Join Points Vector with Raster Dataset using Arcmap

I have a points file of taxi drop off locations and a raster file grid. I am trying to get a count of each point on a raster cell. How do I go about doing that? It is like I am doing a spatial ...
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Strange display of raster in ArcMap

I have a Raster file jp2, in the full zoom there is a strange black dots on the border of the raster, but keep zooming these dots disperses see images
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Autocad Revit to Arcmap workflows

I am currently working on my dissertation with BIM to GIS workflows, specifically at this stage Revit to ArcMap. Through importing to ArcMap with .DXF (without the use of FME or similar) the BIM ...
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How the year affects Area Solar Radiation?

How choosing a different year in "Area Solar Radiation" affects the calculation of the radiation? I understand that months change some parameters in the calculation formulas, but what about the year? ...
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Stretched raster bar appears divided

When I add a raster bar to a legend on a map, the bar appears divided in two parts, anyone knows how to fix this?
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Predicting Potential Areas of Eagle Nests based on Slope and Elevation using Mean +- 1 Standard Deviation?

I am trying to predict Potential Areas of Eagle Nests based on Slope and Elevation using the Mean +- 1 Standard Deviation as the potential range that eagle nests could occur. I have data about known ...
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Problem with stretched value and classified value in ARCGIS desktop? They are different than each other

I want to classify the value of an image into 3 groups. when I check properties of a raster image, stretched value is different than classified value. Here I have uploaded the images as follow. I ...
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Setting the time step interval in ArcGIS Online

I'm trying to publish a time aware layer with a time span of about 5 years to ArcGIS Portal, and it works, but instead of using the time step interval I have set in ArcGIS Desktop (1 week), it seems ...
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Get the sequence of nodes and links from a shortest path in ArcMap

I need to extract the sequence of nodes and links from the shortest path in network analyst in ArcMap. I suppose you could use driving directions somehow, but I'm not quite sure where to start. ...
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Zonal Statistics Python Code

I'm trying to calculate the number of certain raster cells within the individual buffers identified by the FID and I'm not sure what else I need to change in this code to make it run: # Import system ...
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Constructing geodetic lines

I am trying to construct a geodetic line between destinations. I have followed two guides without luck. This are the steps I've done: I created a polyline shapefile and named it "Distance" I went ...
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How to insert picture in data view and have it display in kml

I am trying to create a map and place the instructions (jpg form) in a box on the map itself (at a sparsely populated location). when i export the entire map to kml, the jpg, which was visible in data ...
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Problem for Map Topology creation in ArcMap

I will create a map topology in ArcMap. My code defines the layer in my map topology but after call EditTopology Tools, a message show "No topology .... bla bla bla.." Any ideas why this would be ...
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different results :Slope analysis in qgis vs ArcMap

I want to make slope analysis on geoTiff. I am using ArcMap and qgis. But i get different results, but both are in degrees. I ArcMap i recive range from 0 to 42 degrees, but i qgis it from 0 to 17 ...
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WMS content not shown in ArcMap, working perfectly in QGIS

I'm trying to use an old Prussian map which is accessible via the following WMS link: http://maps.kleks-online.de/mtb1880/?REQUEST=GetCapabilities ArcMap 10.3 only shows me an empty white map and I ...
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Tile layer (zxy) in ArcMap

Is it possible to consume tiles {z}/{x}/{y}.png or jpg in ArcMap? I heard about arcbrutile but I need an xml file to add each provider and I don't have access to this files.
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ArcMap - UK - Ordance Survey Map Misalignment

I'm trying to load an Ordnance Survey Great Britain 1:50000 basemap that I downloaded. It should be centred over north-east Scotland, but is showing as somewhere near Nigeria (Africa). I've tried ...
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Imported XY coordinates displayed on a grid

I am importing a large number of X,Y coordinates into arcMap from an Excel spreadsheet. These points represent animal locations so many of them are very close together. When I zoom in to look at a set ...
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Incorporating NHD Area or Waterbody data into contributing area delineations?

I am working on delineating several watersheds for lakes - and of course the delineations are not perfect. I am using the Arc Hydro tool, which I am new to and having difficulty with. As such, I am ...
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Is it possible to apply or load layer styles from Qgis to ArcMap Layers?

am applying some styles in QGIS Layers and save as default styles, and i want to use that same styles when am load that layer in ArcMap, is it Possible?
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Tkinter function causing code to crash ArcMap10.1?

The crash I'm getting is very generic, it just stops working, pops up with a window to send the code to ESRI. I talked to the ESRI help but they aren't making any headway and neither am I. Thought ...
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Why Does My Raster Catalog Crashes When I Try to Zoom?

I have a file geodatabase which includes a Raster Catalog. Up until today I've had no problems with my Raster Catalog. Now, when I pull in the Raster Catalog, I can see the footprint of my rasters. ...
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Apply and keep advanced labeling settings in ArcMap

I want to do a map in ArcMap and keep the labeling that I set in the layer properties for the map legend. Somehow, when i click 'apply' the values of the advanced labeling appear in the legend, but ...
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ArcMap Complex Labeling with Python

This is going to be very general because I've been finding it hard to find a sufficient starting point (as far as code goes) for my problem... So basically, this is it: I want to Label polygon ...
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ArcMap 9.2 add a customized tool (dll) and then delete the dll file from local

In my ArcMap 9.2, I find a customized tool (Tools - Customize - Command), it is still working, but the strange thing is I cannot find the source in my machine. May I confirm whether there is a ...
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Exporting file from ArcMap to Erdas?

I edited a Landsat 8 supervised classified image converting it to polygon in ArcMap. Then I converted it to raster using the Polygon to Raster tool using cell center assignment and cell size 30. Then ...
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Keyboard shortcuts in ArcMap not working

I'm new to ArcMap & gisSE so go easy on me. I've successfully added a few keyboard shortcuts to ArcMap 10.2.2 on Win7. However, I've mapped Zoom to Layers to a hotkey (F5) This shortcut shows up ...
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Load gml strings from an excel file

I have some gml strings in an excel file (example: gml:Point xmlns:gml="http://www.opengis.net/gml" srsName="xx" srsDimension="xx" gml:pos xx /gml:pos /gml:Point). I want to load these in ArcMap, but ...
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Symbol levels not working with Illustrator export

I use symbol levels to represent different overlaying lines by importance from a field value. The red lines are more important and yellow less. That's what I get in ArcMap: And now that's what I ...
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Do raster pixel depth & format transformations using copy raster and mosaic to new raster tools affect my initial data?

Do pixel depth transformation (for example from 8Bit to 16Bit) and format transformation (from .TIFF to .ASC) interfere with the original pixel value?
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Display grid squares (OSGB)

I'm currently trying to georeference an old ordnance survey plan in England that has grid squares on it in Arcmap. I've used other packages in the past where I simply turned on the grid squares and ...
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How to add multiple png in style file in Arcmap

I want to create a new .style file in ArcMap. Under the Style Manager windows, I create a new empty "Style". Then, in the "Symbol Property Editor", I can add a "Picture Marker Symbol". But I can only ...
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overlaying raster image with vector

I have a project on finding a suitable area for a clinic in ohangwena region. I downloaded the landsat from earth explorer and got the shapefile from map maker. Now the problem when I load this ...
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Change parameters of buffer in editor toolbar, not in the actual buffer tool

I have many areas that need to created as buffers around lines, but they need to be various sizes and an on-going project where the lines will need to be drawn in, adjusted, then buffered. The most ...
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Showing two locations in map closer to each other than in reality for space issues

I'm working on ArcMap 10.2.2. I need to print two maps for three municipalities, a city (Florence, Italy) and two smaller towns (Signa and Impruneta) in its vicinity. One map with the city and the ...
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How to make a map layout in ArcMap 10.1 that has a dynamic scale bar

I am making a standard map layout using ArcMap 10.1. I would like my scale bar units to change from meters to kilometres and vice versa when the user zooms in or out of a specific area to map. How ...
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Same script works in ArcMap Python window and fails when executed on different computer?

I have a simple python window script: mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument("CURRENT") df = arcpy.mapping.ListDataFrames(mxd)[0] sr = df.spatialReference ...
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Opening .dir ASCII files

I'm working on some ecological models and one of the datasets I'd love to utilize is that of ECOCLIMAP, its files consist of a hdr metadata file and a dir ASCII file, which I believe is built for the ...
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published ags-service shows empty map

I have some XY-Eventlayer published through ArcGIS-Server 10.2.1 First I try to connect via ODBC-Connect to the underlying Oracle Database, but the Service could not be started. So I tried to use an ...
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Animating Text/Graphics in ArcMap

ArcScene includes the capacity to animate 3D text added to the scene, through the use of Graphics Layers. I'm able to use this to make text fade in and out as visibility of layers is changed, however ...
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Georeferencing CAD drawing with 1 control point

I am a newbie in AutoDesk AutoCAD 2015 and have a problem at hand. I have a drawing which has a known Universal Transvers Mercator based control point but for the drawing to be georeferenced in ...
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Automatically generate metadata for feature class?

Is it possible to automatically generate metadata for a given feature class? I'm thinking a table containing the names of all the fields, descriptions and data types. This could be quite useful for ...