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calculate flow accumulation in a river with two outlet points

I'm trying to calculate flow accumulation layer (with arcGIS) in a basin with 2 outlet points. I have used "dem reconditioning" tool to modify my dem according to a vector layer, which contains my ...
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arcpy.Clip_analysis() Automatically Affixing .shp.shp to Target Feature Class Name?

I created a Python script that was previously working fine, but is now giving me an error when I try to use the arcpy.Clip_analysis() function in arcmaps 10.2.1. I am not adding a filetype extnsion ...
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Python code in ArcGIS field calculator error?

I've tried writing a code block using the Python Parser of the ArcGIS Field Calculator. Here's what I am trying to achieve: There's a field in my attribute table with values for some, but not all of ...
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creating attribute table from a raster layer in arcmap

I want to build a raster attribute table for a raster data with floating or double precision pixel type. But when I use the "build raster attribute table" tool from data management, an error shows up ...
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Script with searchCursor crashing arcmap

I was trying to make a script that counts the max lenght found in each field of a table with data in it, but it immediately crashes arcmap upon executing I know there might be a tool available on the ...
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Predicting (forecasting) Land-cover

I have 4 layers of past and base on them I want to predict the future land-cover expansion or compression.. I understand there are many models like SLEUTH and many other but I just want a simple ...
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Create and save profiles of lines automatical in QGis or Arcmap [on hold]

I have one polyline vector with 700 polylines and one raster file. I would like to make the profile of all polylines automatically and save it as csv or xls file. Associated with one polyline I have ...
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Polygons from Adobe Acrobat PDF to Arc

I am tracing building plans in adobe acrobat. There may be a time in the future I will be asked to take the polygons and overlay them in a GIS for a borough-wide map. Are there any steps I can take ...
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Calculate exact percentile for each rastercell and create new raster with percentile values [on hold]

I need to calculate the exact percentile value of each raster cell in a raster layer, in order to create a new raster layer with this exact (decimal) percentiles. (In excel this function would be "...
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Running 64-bit background geoprocessing inside ArcMap?

I'm running ArcMap 10.2 and just set up 'ArcGIS for Desktop Background Geoprocessing (64 bit)' and now I have both the ArcGIS10.2 folder and ArcGISx6410.2 folder inside my python folder. I have ...
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What's the correct link for adding GeoServer WFS to ArcMap?

What is the correct URL to enter in ArcCatalog WFS Parameters when adding a WFS layer from GeoServer into ArcMap? Here's a link to our Get Capabilities document: https://weaveprod.ucdp.utah.edu/...
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problem to open a netCDF and create a raster file

I want to open a netCDF file and create a raster with ArcMap 10.2. The file contains the mean monthly temperature for Switzerland. I found it in meteoswiss web site. I tried to open it with the ...
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Geoprocessing operations with tile maps

I added a map from ArcGIS online in ArcMap. The map (named Crop Inventory 2015 (tiles)) has the following properties: Data Type: ArcGIS Map Service Connection: Internet Server: http://tiles....
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Changing symbol and legend of feature class in ArcMap using ArcObjects?

I want to change the symbol of features and legend programmatically. When I use this code Dim pSymbolSelector As ISymbolSelector Set pSymbolSelector = New SymbolSelector Dim pMarker As ...
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Geocoding South African Addresses in ArcMap?

I have about 8,000 addresses to geocode in South Africa. I haven't been able to find an address locator in ArcMap that works (trying to use the 'world places' address locator in ArcMap 10 gives me a "...
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Using the Make Query Table for Querying a Many-to-Many relationship

I have two tables that I have connected via an attributed relationship class of the cardinality Many-to-Many. One is a table of water body (rivers) features and the other is a series of pollutants ...
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Change Line color from blob field in arcgis represenatation

I have create a representation rule that has a line with black color which is default color. i have a field named "color" with blob type. Now from "Display override field " I have changed the field of ...
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Drawing markers and text on ArcGIS map, at fixed size, independent of zoom?

I'm writing a WPF application, in C#, using ArcObjects. I have an ESRI.ArcGIS.Controls.AxMapControl on my form, and I'm trying to draw some graphics elements on top of it. The map I'm developing ...
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Optimal video cards for GIS programs

I recently purchased a Dell XPS-8300 (i7-2600|16 GB DDR3 RAM|64-bit Windows7) which I intend to use primarily for GIS programs. I bought a refurbished model because it was much cheaper and because I ...
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header row in excel is not header row when imported into ArcMap

I am importing an Excel table with X/Y coordinates to plot on a map (point data). The original Excel table has a header row as its top row..The row is 'frozen' in Excel. When I import the table and ...
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Searching Table of Contents in MXD?

I often work with MXDs that have a large number of group layers, and would like to find a specific layer by name (either TOC given name or an original file name) in the Table of Contents. I tried ...
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e00 file importing problem

I am new to ArcMap. There is a project for me need to convert e00 file to coverage. After importing e00 file, I clicked "add data" to import the created coverage, but it shows"error opens dataset". I ...
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Can layers with different extents in arcmap 10 be made to line up?

I am currently trying to get some insect sampling coordinates that are represented by points to project on top of a polygon that shows all the different plots of land in a ranch. The coordinates for ...
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how to open .001 file type with arcmap

I have downloaded a scene from WInSar site but I couldn't open it with ArcMap 10.2 because its extension is .001 Is there any way to open raster images or files which have .001 extension with ArcMap ...
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Writing ArcMap Label Expression in VBscript?

I have to columns, pipe material and pipe size, I only want to label pipes with a size greater than 2" I am trying to do this but keeps kicking back and error, can anyone assist in what im doing ...
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Successfully importing URLs from Access to ArcMap

I have an access database (2013 .accdb) with a column containing URLs. This field uses the hyperlink data type in access. I made an OLE connection to the database in ArcMap 10.3.1 but the URLs come in ...
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MSSQL Spatial Query (View) is Slow in ArcMap

I created the following view in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2: CREATE VIEW test AS SELECT p.id, p.shape FROM p INNER JOIN r ON p.shape.STIntersects(r.shape) = 1 WHERE r.Name = '...
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Arcpy standalone script: Tool is not licensed error [closed]

I'm trying to execute a standalone python script using arcpy and spatial analyst extension. I've arcmap installed with a trial license. The script is the following: import arcpy,arcinfo import sys ...
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Point file with addresses, geocode Polygons

I have a point file of stores in New York/New Jersey. The point file's attribute table has a field called addresses. I also have a building footprint polygon file with the outlines of buildings. Is ...
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Copy and paste of dataframe in ArcMap table of contents?

I am new to ArcGis and I am currently taking a course. In one of the exercises Im supposed to copy a dataframe from the table of contents in ArcMap ( in data view) back into the table of contents so ...
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Opening ArcCatalog within ArcMap?

After reinstallation of arcmap (10.2.1), when I click on ArcMap, only the display window opens and does not show any other options including ArcCatalog or toolbox. I have to open ArcCatalog through a ...
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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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Can I simulate the user interaction described with a series of scripts/tools/buttons? [closed]

I’m trying to find the best solution for adding/update a new/old record in a feature class in ArcMap 10.3 environment using a GUI. I’ve done some research for the last couple of days trying to ...
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Storing two kinds of point geometry in shapefile or creating multipoint shapefiles? [closed]

Following How many interior and exterior rings can a polygon have in a standard ArcGIS shapefile?, can I have a mixture of two kinds of geometry in a shapefile of type point. Just like I have about ...
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Stream network using multiple cell thresh holds inArcGIS

I'm trying to create a stream network with drainagelines formed at varying thresh holds throughout a drainage basin. Is there any way of doing with Arc and still creating a stream network that is ...
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Fix all overlap errors without changing number of features

There is this set of features, they are owned lands that have been individually added as features, naturally they aren't perfectly placed I have fixed every big overlap and now only small lines ...
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Density analysis producing extreme values?

I have point data of gas flares and I am trying to create a simple density raster of those flares. Results are either 0 or in the 100,000-1,000,000 range (when there's 5 to 40 or so points in each box)...
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ArcMap 10.4 Model Builder Geoprocessing tool gets broken

I created a model and added "Iterator Feature Classes" and "Clip". I run the tool and everything works. But when I save the model and restart arcmap the tool gets broken. I cant open the "Clip" tool ...
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Why do ArcToolbox tools give ActiveX error?

I work with ArcGIS 9.3. When I try to run any ArcToolbox tool I receive the message: Window Internet Explorer [Title of the Window] One or more ActiveX controls could not be displayed because ...
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Create Centerlines of a Polygon Buffer Feature, ArcGIS 10.3

I have seen another method for this to create centerlines, but that involved splitting the line and deleting the line closures. This is a huge network and the time involved in that would be impossible....
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Creating attribute field with restricted values on ArcMap? [duplicate]

I am looking to create a field in my attribute table for polyline features and I want the values for the field to be restricted to specified options (that is, a field with just YES/NO value). Any ...
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Creating feature class showing WMS sub-layer raster footprints

Is there a way to create a feature class / shapefile showing the extents of imagery provided by a WMS? I have access to a WMS service that numerically lists sub-layers. I'd like to have a layer to ...
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Enforcing unique values in field when editing in ArcMap?

I am working on a geodatabase. In some of my features, I would like to add a field, in which I will type the values on my own. On this field no duplicates must be allowed. In other words I want it to ...
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Executing Power Equations in Raster Calculator?

I am attempting to conduct a calculation in raster calculator, however I am coming up with numbers that I know are incorrect. The equation I am attempting to execute is as follows: 84.146e-.00006x ...
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Labeling with two decimal places (rounded) even when second is zero in ArcMap?

I have a benchmark data that need to label. The data where in the field has attribute height like 12.340, 12.400, 13.690. I have to label the height for examples 12.34, 12.40, 13.69.I already used ...
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Allocating a number to groups of polygons ArcGIS

There are 13,466 islands in the Indonesian archipelago. I have a map layer with each island being comprised of multiple district polygons. I would like to give a number to each polygon to associate it ...
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Converting cmd arguments to python

I am trying to set up a hyperlink in ArcMap that opens a specific file in a program we've developed. Using the cmd C:>"C:\Program Files\program.exe" file in windows works fine, but how do I translate ...
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Inputing Temperatures

I am attempting to impute temperature based on elevation in ArcMap 10.2, using a regression equation. So far, I have been unsuccessful, as my output raster from my regression equation has the high too ...
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Export Address Inspector Address Points into its own layer?

I am a new ArcMap user. I have the ArcMap Base Map, some county parcel data layers and found two important addresses from the data using the 'Address Inspector' as shown in the pictures and placed a ...
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Set maximum dynamic legend size for map service app

I'm working on a print template for a map service we are developing. Users will be able to pick which layers they would like to show, and then automatically have that map applied to a pre-made layout. ...