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How do I convert an active kmz file to a shapefile using either ArcMap or QGIS

I need to convert an active kmz file to shapefile. I have a layer file and a kmz file which feed data from a server. If I try to convert using the kml to layer tool in ArcMap it fails as there is no ...
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Stripes and Distortion in classification result when performing maximum likelihood classification in ArcMap

I have trouble performing a supervised classification in ArcMap 10.3. I created training areas and executed the "interactive supervised classification"-tool, which works totally fine and gives back ...
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Assigning percentages into categories in ArcMap?

I have a set of PERCENTRANK percentiles from excel for a value for about 5500 municipalities in Brazil, and I just want to convert them to easy to read categories that can be displayed on a map. In ...
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Switch to another grapic card on my Laptop for ArcGIS

I use ArcMap on a laptop, a Lenovo Yoga P40. This laptop has two graphic cards: the standard Intel graphic card and a NVidia graphic card designed to be used on graphic softwares (e.g. AutoCAD ...
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Converting ArcGIS Online Basemap to new coordinate system for ArcMap?

I have a arcgis we application that depends on all coordinate systems of the layers and basemaps to be the same, which I would think is standard practice. I like to just use the esri online basemaps ...
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ArcMap Scripting Selecting Points [on hold]

I am trying to run a script that is able to select points from a shape file. But i keep running into an error. What are some suggestions?
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Hillshade result after mosaicing multiple rasters appears irregular

I am trying to mosaic 19 rasters which i already reprojected in WGS 1984 World Mercator and then hillshading them. These are the steps i follow please correct me if i am doing something wrong. I ...
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Populating an attribute field [on hold]

I want to add another field to an attribute table, a number field. This number field will show in my opinion the experience visiting the ski resort, from 1 (the worst) to 10 (the best). Those that I ...
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GIS Multiple Choice Questions [closed]

Does anyone have a set of mcqs for GIS? Or know where I could get (separate and apart from a google search?
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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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Deauthorizing ArcGIS for Desktop 60 Day Trial

I installed ArcGIS For Desktop Advanced 60 Day Trial. I'm not sure what went wrong, but I didn't get a clean install. I uninstalled it. I later installed ArcGIS For Desktop, and went through the ...
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Visualizing netCDF file with unknown projection

I'm having a tough time visualizing a netCDF file with poor metadata in ArcMap, which is probably not a surprise. I know the file to contain ozone concentrations over the United States. If I try to ...
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XML data to ArcGIS

I have a question about an XML file that I want to import into ArcGIS. https://metadata.agiv.be/zoekdienst/apps/tabsearch/?uuid=538c1efa-c754-4cbc-ac2d-d81e6d929807 I have no idea how to do that, ...
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Rectangle shapefiles with the same extents does not align perfectly after projection

I have a rectangle shapefile built with UTM19 coordinates using a python script, and then projected to NAD83_CSRS (EPSG:4617). I have a second rectangle shapefile built with the same method (python ...
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How to calculate frontages of city parcel data in ArcMap 10.0?

I need to calculate the length of polygon frontages (along streets) from our city's parcel (i.e. lot) data in order to do an analysis on lot frontages in various zoning districts. How can I do this?
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How to create water basins with given river network? [on hold]

I would like to create basins (and subbasins) for a given river network. The river network is not derived from a DEM, but from satellite imagery or maps. However, I do have a DEM as well. My initial ...
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Creating a VB.net Dataset in Visual Studio 2010 from an SDE Geodatabase

I am building an ArcMap Addin that contains several Windows Forms with controls that need to be bound to a database. I am trying to decide whether or not to use a native SQL Server Database or an SDE ...
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How can I determine an appropriate query based on a join?

I am having trouble coming up with a query that will show the 12 states total population percentage in ArcMap 10.4. I created the spreadsheet below and I have already joined my excel to the states ...
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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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Symbology for different years

I have an attribute field which contains Date data. The data is broken down like "3/14/2016". I would like to have different symbology for different years. When I go into the symbology tab within the ...
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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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Creating a subselection with arcpy

I want to do the following: from a point layer's table, 1) grab all GEBID (an attribute) and create a list(1) with unique GEBIDs 2) iterate through the list(1) in a loop:   2a) stuff all features ...
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Symbolize Flow Direction on Line Feature in ArcGIS Online

I seems that ESRI has a serious limitation as it seems you can't symbolize the direction on water lines in ArcGIS Online. With server you can. From the reading on Esri forums this is a known ...
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Issues publishing a service from MS SQL

I'm working to enable a geodatabase and then republish the original services, that were on AGS 10.2.2, to AGS 10.3.1. So of course there have been some issues. When trying to resource the original ...
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Compute separate Zonal Statistics table for one raster, zones are many polygons in shapefile

Seems earlier ArcMap versions made this possible: I have one raster (pixels are landcover classes) and a set of buffers stored as multiple polygons (possibly overlapping) in a polygon shape file. ...
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Determine if Point is in feature class attribute table

I'm working with ArcObjects, C# and ArcMap. I have an attribute table that has several rows of data including a "shape" field that holds a point geometry. I also have a random point. How can I iterate ...
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Exporting feature class into multiple feature classes based on field Arcmap

I have 1 shapefile, with 100 rows data. How to Split to multiple feature class based on attribute I selected? I remember I can do it using GUI (old arcmap) but now I cant. I use arcmap 10.3.1. It's ...
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Exporting ArcMap Animation with Transparent Background?

Because ArcMap (10.3.1) only exports animations at a screenshot level (not high resolution, at all), I would like to export a high-res basemap as a standalone image. It would then be ideal to export ...
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Is automatic text wrapping in an ArcMap layout text element possible?

How can I word-wrap a text element on an ArcMap layout, when it contains a lot of text? go into Layout mode choose > Insert > Text paste in a long text block eg lorem ipsum The text block now ...
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ArcMap: Multipart to Singlepart and Explode are not working

I am trying to separate multipart polygons, however in case of Multipart to Singlepart program seems to be working for around 15 minutes and then it crashes and when I try to Explode I get the ...
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How can I display my Excel file in Arcmap 10.4?

I am currently working on a project. I have created an excel spreadsheet: So, I need to attach the spreadsheet into ArcMap 10.4 and show the states population percentage. I have already created a ...
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SQL Error: Latitude values must be between -90 and 90 degrees

I'm more of an ArcGIS user than a SQL Server user but I have polygon data in a 'geography' type in SQL 2008 R2. For a couple of these poly layers, I get this persistent drawing error in ArcMap: ...
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How to Reverse Geocode?

I am pretty new to ArcMap, only learning this program within the last few days. I have this parcel data in a .shp file, as well as a proposed highway. I need to find the addresses of each parcel and ...
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Arcpy buff does not provide the output attribute “Shape_Area”

I made a loop to buffer several times a certain network using arcpy. What I noticed is that when I run the code, the output files do not have the attribute fields "Shape_Area" and "Shape_Length" that ...
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Listing Points Within Polygon for Hadoop? [closed]

I am very familiar with a point in polygon analysis but instead of counting how many points are within each polygon. Does anyone know how to list the points within the polygon and add a field that ...
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Arcpy fail to loop between files in different directories

I want to perform a loop of intersections between different files in different directories. Here is my code: Intersects = ['Name1','Name2','Name3','Name4','Name5'] #Names of my files ...
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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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XY Event as service

I know this has sort of been asked before but what I am trying to do seems so easy, it just does NOT work. I have a table in SQL that is constantly updated with XY information , And I want to show ...
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How to quickly fill multiple gaps in a series of adjacent polygons

I've been given a "background" dataset which is designed to draw as the first layer in a complicated map. For some reason the data provider has previously erased this dataset with roads, parks, etc. ...
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Converting ArcMap shapefile with labels to KML (labels retained)

I am having problem i converting a shapefile with label to Google Earth KML. I would like to convert a shapefile with label into KML wherein the label is retained in KML and readable. I have tried to ...
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GIS - automate generate polygons

I have more than >100 shp files (each one contain points). I would like to make polygon around particular shp (scale is not necessary, should be zoomed). I have already printed them but it would be ...
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I am currently using ARCGIS 10.3.1 and when I use the geoprocessing tool “clipper” it appear an error [duplicate]

So, how do I solve this problem? I would like to clip an area of the map but the tool does not work. Here's the message that come up btw.
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How to convert coverage to shapefile?

I'm using ArcMap 10.1 I recently downloading some files that are in .adf format. I need to convert them to .shp. I just simply need step by step instructions of how to convert the data.
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Include gridlines with attribute table shown on a map layout?

I am including the related attribute table to the spatial data shown in a map; see attached image. I have the attribute table shown with the map in layout view, but I would like to include gridlines ...
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unexpected output from raster calculator function

Working in ArcMap, I am trying to convert the logit values in raster into their actual probabilities (logistic regression,) using the following function: 1/(1+Exp(-"sn_topo_poly_log")) Ive used this ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to embed python in code for HTML pop-ups in ArcGIS

When clicking a point feature I want the html pop-up to not only contain the data of the feature but also an image of the area around the feature (eg. 2 km^2). The image would have the base map 'World ...