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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How to make a custom properties dialog for a custom text background

I'm developing a custom text background in ArcObjects like in this example. I would like to know if it is possible to make a custom properties dialog to set up parameters of this text background. It ...
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How to programmatically Summarize an ITable?

Is there a way in ArcMap plugin to make Summarize-function like functionality programmatically? There is a feature layer, lets say Building, And it has fields like OID, FloorNumber, Color, Height ...
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How can I get the map data frame fill the page layout (ArcObjects java)

I need to export a map for several extents (typically states or regions of a country) to PDF. I have a MXD document that I open in an ArcObject console program.I manage to set the PageLayout to A2 ...
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Set available orientation to toobar in ArcMap using ArcObjects

We are creating a very huge extension for ArcMap and in the process, we have created a lot of new custom toolbars. These toolbars contains both buttons and custom controls. These custom controls can ...
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ArcObjects: How to remove a custom layer?

How is a custom layer supposed to be destructed? I have a custom layer that implements drawing by overriding IActiveViewEvents::AfterDraw. The problem is that sometimes when the custom layer is ...
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How to get the current map from a geoprocessing tool execute function?

I'm making a geoprocessing tool with the ArcObjects SDK Java 10.2. I need to modify labeling colors of a layer of the current map. Is it possible from the execute function to access the map currently ...
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adding custom tools to a toolbar

I have created 3 custom tools, using vb.net, to run in ArcGIS. They all runs fine.They are inside a same project, in three different tool classes . Now i want them all to be added in a single toolbar, ...
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How to cut polygon or split polygon using polyline and ArcObjects?

I have ArcMap10.1 and ArcObject.net. i have created tool and on mouse down event i write some code I tried it using topologicalOperator4.Cut2(newPolyline) but i get error "A polygon cut operation ...
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Looping through nested IGraphicsContainer

I'm looping through the IElement objects in an IGraphicsContainer and need to get the properties of another IElement by name. I thought I could write a getElementByName function to loop through an ...
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How to add multiple shapefiles with VB.Net

I have created a toolbar add in for arc with a button that opens a form with 3 selections that are shapefiles, once the shapefile is selected I click the Add Layer button. Currently I can only get one ...
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How to change a schema name within a MXD with ArcObject .NET?

I have a MXD file where all layers point to an Oracle Spatial database. Recently our DBA changed the schema name. So now my MXD file has broken links, each time I open it, all my layers have a ...
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ArcObjects ExportMapImage modifies image extent

I am trying to extract a map image at a certain range. I am using IMxdServer's ExportMapImage method, documented here. Here is the relevant snippet of code: IMapDocumentPtr ...
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Mysterious Data loss after compressing SDE database

I suffer sometimes from data loss in SDE database exactly after compressing database. i mean by data loss that some data remains in its prior state before edits, but this problem do not affect the ...
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ArcGIS 10 export metadata to XML programmatically

I have some code that exports metadata from an iMetadata instance to a standalone XML file. This code uses the ExportXML type and the iMetadataExport interface (see below). Private Sub ...
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split polyline with point and add vertex on that point as well as reflect in attribute table?

I am new to ArcGIS. I am using the ArcObjects SDK and I couldn't understand how to: Add vertex to that clicked location as well Add attributes in that attribute table. Can someone suggest some ...
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Adding an existing Feature class to an existing Feature Dataset in c#(arcobjects)

I want to add an existing feature class to an existing feature dataset. Both the feature class and the dataset have the same coordinate system, I searched over the net but only assistance I found was ...
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ArcObjects 10.1 Error: No such interface supported (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80004002 (E_NOINTERFACE))

I am trying to execute the below sample code Copying or loading data while preserving GlobalID values from ArcObjects 10.1 help. I am creating IWorkspace from FileGDB-Path using ...
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How to take 2 points from One featureClass, create a line between those points, and add the line to a new featureClass (aka Shape File)?

I'm a total noob/beginner in ArcObjects. I'm coding in C#. I want to extract 2 points from a given featureClass, create a straight line between those 2 points, create a new feature class and add ...
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Arcobjects: how do I find if a line intersects a polygon?

I have one closed Polyline: "rectangle" and an open Polyline: "line". Both Polylines may be Z aware. What is the best way to find if the "line" intersects the "rectangle" in the XY plane? That is I ...
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Can't open Dgn file with CadWorkspaceFactory?

I am trying to open Dgn File to get data. But I got the error: "Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component ?" when using OpenFromFile statement, please see my codes: Type ...
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ArcObjects: How to get the Cell Size from the raster.MeanCellSize call?

When I setup the call to MeanCellSize -- for which ESRI documentation states will return the mean average of the cell size -- all I get is an IPnt object. I've played with a ton of the various casts ...
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Feature To Polygon by Attribute

Hey everyone How are things? I am having a problem getting my head around an efficient way to create polygons from polylines using an attribute. I would like to get some pseudo code, suggestions as ...
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How to make a freehand polyline option from drawing toolbar enabled throughout in arcmap

Following code selects freehand polyline as default draw tool on first go: final ICommandBars commandBars = app.getDocument().getCommandBars(); final UID windowId = new UID(); ...
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Can we change envelope.expand parametres from double to metre

I wish to find all those line intersecting from point which are 8 metre away from the point.Let me expalin you what i did so far- pEnvelope=Frompt1.envelope pEnvelope.Expand(0.5, 0.5, true); And ...
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Why is my OnChangeFeature event not firing in my parcel fabric editor extension?

I have an edit extension that listens to events that happen during an editor session. I have wired it like so: void Events_OnStartEditing() { //Since features of shapefiles, ...
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Is it possible to use the ArcObjects Runtime SDK on a Windows Store Application (windows 8, 8.1)

I'm looking to develop a simple windows 8 tablet application with arcobjects. Is it possible to use the ArcObjects Runtime SDK? If not, is there an ArcObjects SDK for Windows store Applications?
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Geoprocessor: using arc toolbox in vb.net

i am doing the following in order to use the predefined tool points to line in arctool box Dim ptoline As ESRI.ArcGIS.DataManagementTools.PointsToLine = New ...
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How to create point feature from longitude/latitude coordinates using ArcObjects and VB.net?

i Want to add a point feature to my feature class. an i want to enter the coordinates manually. here is what i am trying to do pworkspaceedit = pFeatureWorkspace ...
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How to calculate Polyline length in kilometres without changing projection from WGS84 (using ArcObjects)?

I have Road (polyline) feature class and I wish to find those roads whose length are greater than 500 kilometre. The feature class projection is in GCS_WGS_1984 and I do not want to change the ...
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How to add new menu item to ArcCatalog using ArcObjects?

I'm trying to a add a new menu drop down to the ArcCatalog menu bar. I tried to use the built in ArcGIS base menu template in Visual Studios 2010 but no luck. I also tried to manually add the dll ...
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How do I create an IFeature object from an IPolyline or ILine object

I am having some problems with some code i am trying to write. The application i am creating allows the user to click on the map and a point will be createD, when they click again to create another ...
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How to call ESRISignAddIn Silently (no UI)?

I am creating a build workflow and I ran into some problems. When I call ESRISignAddIn.exe from the command prompt it is throwing up a dialog saying "Add-In successfully signed". I was expecting it ...
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Writing an algorithm to find the most efficient line angle at which to draw lines

I've written a tool that fills a polygon in ArcMap with parallel lines at a user specified distance apart and at a user specified angle, written in vb.net and arcobjects. What i'm looking to do next ...
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.net Geoprocessing Tool Grid Control

Does anyone know if grid control used within the batch mode of ArcToolbox available via ArcObjects (see image 1)? I have used the IGPValueTable control (as used in the Union tool, image 2), however, ...
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How to find duplicate nodes in feature class using ArcObjects?

I am unable to find duplicate nodes in a Road network through my program. I have a polyline feature class as Road, and i want to find duplicates nodes in it. How can I generate a report of duplicate ...
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Does ITopologicalOperator.Simplify call IGeometry.SnapToSpatialReference?

Does the ITopologicalOperator.Simplify method call IGeometry.SnapToSpatialReference as part of the simplify process? I thought I saw some ESRI documentation that indicated that it does, but I cannot ...
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JSAPI help with query returning results from feature layers with a specified named column

I have a workflow that results in generating a report for certain features with a column name. Goal is to return only results from feature layers in my map service which have a specified column name. ...
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Can Voronoi/Thiessen polygons be created using ArcObjects without 3D Analyst license?

Has any body used ITinNodeCollection to generate Voronoi/Thiessen polygons. I have a point featureclass for which I want to create Voronoi/Thiessen polygons. Does this require 3d analyst license? I ...
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Is it possible to preview a raster catalogs raster field in a Windows form?

What I want to achieve: The attribute table for an ArcGIS Raster Catalog contains a raster field. When a raster field cell is clicked with the mouse, a preview window displaying the raster associated ...
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Inaccurate result while clipping on gis data

I am trying clip polyline data using a polygon geometry. I am using itopologicaloperator to do this task. However, resultant clipped data is off by 1 feet. Meaning that the polylines at the boundaries ...
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Error: already exists.(stg_e_filealreadyexists) when using IMapDocument.Open method?

I got the errror: already exists.(stg_e_filealreadyexists) when using the method IMapDocument.Open() as below codes: if (File.Exists (strDirectory + "\\temp.mxd")) File.Delete(strDirectory + ...
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On Mouse Up Event in ArcMap Add-In

Does anyone know how to wire up mouse events on a map document? I have found a bunch of example code on how to wire up Add-In tools, but the Add-in I'm creating is a button. It should be as easy as ...
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Conversion of raster to polygon

Using C# and ArcObjects, what is the recommended way to convert a raster file into a polygon. I need this for calling the Near tool so that I can move a station which may be inland to the nearest ...
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C# code to display result of spatial query on arcmap

the problem is i have to display those points on arcmap that lies inside the envelope.I am explaining what i have done so far. I have one point feature class say featureclass ,open it and used one ...
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How do I access a feature layer's “displayField” from a REST SOE?

Understanding I can't use the 'ESRI.ArcGIS.Carto.IFeatureLayer' interface, how can I get to a Feature Layer's "displayField" from a REST server object extension using arcobjects C#? ...
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Can I convert raster to shape by specify class?

I use the method "IMultivariateOp.MLClassify",so I get many class such as the figure below, can you give some code in C# to convert each of them to shape?Thank you. one more question, why I just ...
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Create Cost Array ignores NoData!

After a great deal of research here is what is happening: We select two points on a hydrography map with an island inbetween. It is expected that the CostDistanceWithPolyline would return a line that ...
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How do I perform a raster overlay analysis in ArcObjects?

Using the "IMultivariateOp.MLClassify" Method, it will create a field call "Count",which can be used for calculating area, as shown in the figure below: But now I want to calculate the increase ...
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How to get Name of IRaster object using ArcObjects?

I have an IRaster object as output from a function. I need to be able to get the name of that raster. Is there a way that I can do that? I know that I can't mask an IRaster as an IRasterDataset. If I ...
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How to add features to geometry collection using .ShapeCopy

I'm having an issue with trying to complete the loop of adding the selected geometry to my geometry collection. The goal is finding streets that intersect the given streetname (then locating the ...