ArcObjects is a set of COM-based APIs from ESRI Inc. that are used in several of their products including ArcGIS Desktop, ArcGIS Engine and ArcGIS Server.

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Is there an existing library for converting ArcGIS Features to Json?

Is there an existing library for converting ArcGIS IFeature types to and from Json/GeoJson?
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How to use default identify tool in ArcMap from C#?

I made a custom "Find" tool (winform) which is called after specific button pressed in an ArcMap toolbar. In this new "Find" form I need to use identify for one or more selected items in DataGridRow. ...
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Create FileGDB using Geoprocessor on ArcGIS 10.3 ArcObject

Exact same code working fine with 10.0. But, 10.3 usual Esri "Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component". Geoprocessor geoprocessor = new Geoprocessor(); ...
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Catch the VisibilityChanged event for TopologyLayer

I can set up a handler to catch the VisibilityChanged event of every map layer returned by: pEnumLayer As IEnumLayer = My.ArcMap.Document.ActiveView.FocusMap.Layers(Nothing, False) Then with each ...
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In Arcobjects, what is the difference between feature.shape and feature.ShapeCopy?

What is the difference between Feature.shape and Feature.ShapeCopy in ArcObjects. I am using Feature.shape could you please tell me difference?
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ArcObjects/Python: Add JPG to layout

I am attempting (and failing) to add an image to a map layout using ArcObjects via Python comtypes. I do need to run this outside of ArcMap (i.e. not in the ArcMap Python window). The basic idea is: ...
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Does SHAPE_Length take into account elevation values?

Does the Shape_Length attribute take into account the elevation? For instance, if I have 3 points: A, B, and C A.X = 10 A.Y = 10 A.Z = 10 B.X = 10 B.Y = 10 B.Z = 50 C.X = 0 C.Y = 0 C.Z = 10 Then I ...
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Creating Panning Buttons in C#

I am new to this and still trying to learn. I have a bunch of VBA code that I am trying to convert to C# and even the most basic things are hanging me up. Currently I am trying to build a button ...
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Add and remove tools from ArcMap toolbar via C# Button and ArcObjects?

OK I updated the draft with some of the suggestions but am still having some issues. I am trying to create a custom button in arcmap that when pressed will edit a toolbars content. Doing things like ...
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How should I publish an arcgis toolbox via arcobjects (c#)?

I've been able to create map and image services by creating, adding, and starting configurations through an IServerObjectAdmin interface to a version 10.0 (sp4) ArcGIS server. Now, I'm shifting my ...
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Memory issue inserting a large dataset in GDB with ArcObjects

I am using the ArcObjects API for Java to load a very large dataset in a File Geodatabase in one feature class. The whole dataset I have to load is composed of 200 datasets of 30k polygons, and I ...
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Questions on raster math using ArcObjects

BACKGROUND INFORMATION: I'm using the 10.2 .NET API and what we are doing is this: I have a boat moving on the water at a cruising speed of 30 nm/hr. (and we don't care about currents affecting the ...
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How do I programmatically access a feature's symbol property in a schematic layer?

I am building a simple app that changes the size of the symbol of the selected feature. Is this possible? Here is a simple case for a selected feature: public void onClick(){ IFeature spliceClosure ...
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Editing shapefile in ArcMap programmatically?

Is this something that can be done? For instance if I created an overlay on a map and saved it as a shape file, I want to go and edit this (pre-existing file.) overlay...Either add points/remove ...
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Referring to NaN or ±∞ (special floating point values) in ArcMap definition queries?

I have by chance discovered how ArcMap displays special floating point values to the user. +∞ (positive infinity) is displayed as 1.#INF –∞ (negative infinity) would supposedly be displayed as ...
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Feature Rotation Exception

I am getting an error when I try to change the value of a feature's Rotation Value. I have a schematic feature that I would like to rotate by changing the field's ROTATION value, but everytime I try ...
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How to get changed spatial reference of any layer in ArcMap using ArcObjects?

I have several layers in arcmap. I can access these layer's spatial references too. But if user changed one of spatial reference properties(eg. name, central_meridian etc.)of any layer, then how can I ...
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Can I update the service on ArcGis Server programmatically?

There is Windows Service. This service adds user raster data to the Raster Dataset in sde database. The Raster Dataset registred on the ArcGis Server. This Raster Dataset also was publishing on ...
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How to implement mouse down event when the user clicks on the map?

Newbie programming in C#.net. I have a very simple desktop application in in arcmap. I'm trying to get the coordinates when a user clicks a button on a toolbar and when click the map. The toolbar is ...
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Understanding lifecycle of .NET geoprocessing tools on ArcGIS for Server?

I've done a number of .NET geoprocessing tools for ArcGIS 10.1 that get published as geoprocessing services on ArcGIS Server. Lately we've seen behavior that makes me question something I thought I ...
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Reading geospatial properties of ArcGIS web services using C#?

I need to display the Geospatial properties of ArcGIS web-services (like service name, service type, description, copyright, etc.) which are available in the "ArcGIS Services Directory", in my C# ...
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How to add graphics to map at lowest level?

I am able to create graphics and add them to the map, but they are getting added as the top-most layer. The labels (if active) of another layer get hidden due to this. I want to know how to add ...
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ESRI Error lookup COM Exceptions [duplicate]

How do I decipher these cryptic COMExceptions that ArcObjects are throwing? I got this exception System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException: HResult: 0x8004151C and thats it, no more info no ...
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Is snapping working when changing from NAD83(decimal degree) to NAD83 Zone UTM 11N(meters)?

I've used the following ESRI snippet to Convert the display extents in Pixels (at the current map scale) and then return out the map units. public System.Double ...
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How to know spatial references of two layers are same?

I have two layers . Now I want to say that the spatial references of these layers are same or not .. I am using .Net technologies in arcmap. I have successfully got spatial reference information ...
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Create RasterDataSet from 2d array

How i can create RasterDataset using a 2D double array : double[][] pixels OR float[][] i tried tow ways using IRasterDataset 1- IPixelBlock outBlock = outRawPixel.createPixelBlock(pnt); ...
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Programmatically edit/update metadata in ArcGIS 10

Has anyone succeeded in programmatically updating metadata in ArcGIS 10? Considering using Python/arcpy but ArcObjects (C# or Python/comtypes) is also a possibility. I need to update both the FGDC ...
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arcobjects update geometry Z values of line vertices with a given number

I am trying to develop arcgis 10.0 addin to update Z values of vertices of a selected line. Scenario: The tool scans all features in a given shape file and populates the list of features which has at ...
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How to identify, spatial references of two layers are same?

I have two layers. Polygon layer Polyline layer Now I want to check if spatial references of these two layers are same. How can I achieve this ?? In spatial reference there are many property ...
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Converting Between Similar Classes in ArcObjects and WPF Runtime Libraries (C#)?

There seems to be an "impedance mismatch" (if I can borrow the term) between similar classes in ArcObjects and the WPF runtime libraries. For example, there is a ESRI.ArcGIS.Client.Geometry.Polyline ...
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Using .NET Runtime SDK or .NET ArcObjects?

I want to build a desktop GIS application with following features in it: It can be able to read all the attributes of any digitized map It can be able to draw polygon or line With the help of that ...
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Create layer from ArcGIS REST URL in ArcObjects using C#

I am trying to create a layer and add it into a MapControl from ArcGIS REST URL. For example I use the following URL ...
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How to add individual layer of WMS group layer to ArcMap?

I am attempting to add a single WMS layer that is part of a WMS service group layer. I am writing code to do this using ArcObjects in C# .Net. So far I have been unsuccessful. I can either only add ...
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ArcObjects Anno Classes

In ArcCatalog, getting the properties on an Annotation Feature Class exposes an Annotation Classes tab and within that is a list of the names of the associated annotation classes. Assume an MXD with ...
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Map Control Didn't Show Editing Result

I have created an application with data from SDE Geodatabase (Oracle). I've registered it as version without tick on the option to move edits to base. Anyway, in my application there is a part where ...
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COM Exception when setting the DisplayField property

I have a C# .NET application referencing ArcGIS Engine 10.2. The last line of this fragment of code causes a COM Exception: gridLayer = new FeatureLayerClass(); gridLayer.FeatureClass = ...
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SDE + arcgis engine 10.3 start editing error

i built simple application using ArcGIS engine 10.3 to edit sde layers in oracle database. but when i do click start edit button, error occured : "Unspecified error (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80004005 ...
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ArcMap, Editor and Geodatabase API edit session question

Say a feature class from a File GDB is added to ArcMap and an editing session on it is in progress. What happens if an add-in launched from the same ArcMap session tries to start an edit session using ...
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how to update a field of a feature class in a stand alone vb.net application

I want to update a field in a feature class out the arcgis environment in a vb.net stand alone application ( how to use arcobjects through vb.net to update attributes ) just a sample code please. many ...
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Create FeatureClass in Personal Geodatabase and store data

I have to create a new featureClass in my existing personal GeoDatabase. And save some polylines into this featureClass. How can i do it? I need c# code to do this. Edit: I have a problem during ...
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working with switch cases C#

I have two polygon layers in ArcMap which are on top of each other. The user selects a record in the first layer (either by using the Select tool or through the attribute table) and I show the ALPS_ID ...
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meaning of createObject(Point.getClsid())

What actually does the createObject(Point.getClsid()) do?Does it create a new Point Object,and return the class id of the Point.Does it mean that each point created will have the same class id. I ...
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Export Page Layout to PDF using ESRI add-in with vb.net

Note: This message is cross-posted on geonet (https://geonet.esri.com/thread/127249) I have been trying to convert a vba script to vb.net but I have hit a roadblock and I'm hoping someone can help me ...
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How do I export circles from ArcObjects to WKB?

I have a small circle in SDE which I'm trying to extract through ArcObjects into well-known-binary (for later import into other systems). Using the IWkb interface I can obtain the WKB, but it comes ...
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How to create a relationship class between a feature layer and a standalone table

I need to create a join between a shapefile and a table that have been added to the map, the issue seems to be with the memRelFact.Open("Table-Layer", (IObjectClass)fromTable, ...
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Join and Calculate vb.net

Im trying to join an excel table to a shapefile and then calculating those fields using vb.net. The code I have written has no errors, but won't work when I try it in ArcGIS 10.1 and I'm out of ideas. ...
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Import dataset from ArcSDE to local folder using ArcObjects?

Am new for ArcObjects. I need to copy the listed Data set from ArcSDE server to local Encrypted folder.
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Populating a combobox with names of fields in a feature class

I have to dynamically populate a ComboBox in an add-in tool for ArcObjects using C# with the names of the fields containing text data in the feature class. I know I have to obtain the names from the ...
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Getting map using C# code in ArcMap?

I have been programming in C# a small code for:1) create a polyline Featureclass in a GDB, 2)put that in the map view (ArcMap 10.2) and finally 3) edit that feature using a button or tool... Well I ...
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Why is my context menu not showing

I am trying to create and show a context menu for arcmap desktop 10.2. I have followed the steps in the link provided by esri, which explains that I must override OnContextMenu. I am not sure if I am ...