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 merge 2 shapefiles in ArcObjects

Using ArcObjects SDK for Java, I have the full path of 2 shapefiles: String in1, String in2, and I want to merge them using the geoprocessing tool Merge. I tried to several methods: ...
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Export data from .mxd file to ms sql database

I am using ArcGIS product (v.10.1). I have also tempalte of Maps from ArcGIS. But i need to get data from maps (.mxd files) to store it into MS SQL database. Explanation: I have application that has ...
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How to tell when a new MXD is opened

I am trying to force a tab from a tab container to open to a specific tab once a new MXD is opened. Currently it will stay on a previously selected tab when I use the catalog(docked) to open a new MXD....
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ESRI License Initialize & Binding Failure

Despite following guidance about how to first bind, then initialize a licence for a standalone WinForm uses some arcobjects, I still get the "80040111 ClassFactory cannot supply requested class" error ...
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Transform map coordinates to page coordinate in ArcObjects

I have a map inside a page layout in ArcMap. Currently, I use this code to convert geographic coordinates to page coordinates: IMap map = ... IPageLayout pageLayout = ... IDisplayTransformation ...
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IFeatureDataset.CreateFeatureClass Error

I'm working on a webservice in ArcObjects 9.3. It works fine when deployed on IIS, but when I try to debug some unit tests I keep getting the same error: The remote procedure call failed. (...
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import gpx file to shape file

i am using arcobject .net10.1,arcmap10.1,arcgis10.1. i want a shape file which is created from .gpx file(GPS file) .i have search every where but cound'nt find any information related to my query. i ...
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Display DegreesMinutesSeconds on status bar

I have used status bar to display x and y coordinates in esriDirectionUnits.esriDUDegreesMinutesSeconds form. I have created the code like this statusBarXY.Text = string.Format("{0}, {1} {2}", e....
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cad to shapefile conversion

i have use arcgis10.1,arcobjects.net. i did following code ESRI.ArcGIS.Geoprocessor.Geoprocessor gp = new ESRI.ArcGIS.Geoprocessor.Geoprocessor(); gp.OverwriteOutput = true; ...
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ContourList error

i use ArcGIS Desktop 10.1 in Windows 7 and develop with visual studio 2010, .net v3.5. This is a quite strange problem. I have a Console Application that calls this simple function: public void ...
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How to run a 2.0 ESRI DLL in a 4.0 Addin application

We have a complex set of operations running as Add-in's and services that span both ArcMap, ArcServer, and ArcGIS Explorer for Desktop. Currently we are compiling everything under .NET 3.5 but we may ...
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How to use Intersect tool in ArcObjects

I'm trying to use the Intersect tool in ArcObjects SDK Java with two feature classes. Here is my code: public void intersectTwoFeatureClasses(Object in1, Object in2, Object out) throws ...
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How to get a map surround as an IElement in ArcObjects?

In an MXD file, I have a page layout and a map with a north arrow, and I need to move it in the page layout programmatically using ArcObjects Java SDK. I managed to get the north arrow map surround ...
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Adding a button from an add-in to a TOC context menu

I would like to add a button to a group layer context menu in the table of contents. The button is from an add-in that also contains an extension. Should be straight-forward enough. The extension ...
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Geoprocessing Tools on ArcGIS 10.2 and Visual Studio 2012 -issues

I am migrating one of the existing project (custom Geo-processing tool- class library project) source code which runs on ArcGIS 10 SP4 and Visual studio 2010. This is working fine. I am could run the ...
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Is it possible to run ArcGIS Engine 10.2 in Java 7?

Does anyone know if it's possible to run ArcEngine 10.2 in Java 7 ? Currently in Java 6, I need to use both ArcEngine 10.2 and Java 7 functions in the same standalone program. (I don't talk about ...
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Error updating Shape.area and Shape.length

am building a webservice with ArcObjects in C# .Net to insert a new feature or update an existing feature to a SDE-table. I am using the IFeatureCursor and an IFeatureBuffer to insert the features. ...
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Why a severe performance difference using deleteSearchedRows

The issue I am having involves two versioned tables. A function deletes 48 rows from Table A and and 48 rows from Table B using deleteSearchedRows. However, the delete from Table A takes roughly 4 ...
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How to get WorkspaceCategory for a given path

I need to determine the WorkspaceCategory string (IGxDialog.FinalLocation.WorkspaceCategory) for a given path. I need this to create appropriate WorkspaceFactory and finally be able to create multiple ...
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Join and Calculate vb.net

I'm 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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How to resolve an InvalidCastException for two Objects of the same type in an ArcMap AddIn?

I'm trying to work through an InvalidCastException that is being thrown when a form is displayed from an ArcMap Addin. This is a fairly recent occurrence and I haven't identified what has changed that ...
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I have an ArcObjects 10.1 c# toolbar working, but when I add an addin extension to project the Startup function is never hit. why?

I have created an Esri Addin toolbar in VS2010 to add layers and search an address file, this works fine. I want to add an extension that will replace text on a template MXD with the current users ...
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Creating Network Dataset programatically

I'm trying to code to create a network dataset using a single line feature class with minimal attributes I'm looking for a nice tutorial which can guide me through the process.I have already looked at ...
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How to list all of feature class in SDE?

I am getting a problem: my SDE contains some feature classes, but after using the statement: var namesEnum = workspace.DatasetNames[esriDatasetType.esriDTFeatureClass]; var tempName = namesEnum.Next()...
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Unknown coordinate system warning when programmatically adding layer

I have another interesting question for you. I have data with unknown coordinate system. When I add this data using a standard tool(File->Add Data) in ArcMap, a warning dialog appears. It looks like: ...
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Can I avoid decimal conversion calling CostDistance

Our client asked us to incorporate blockages and delays for movement of boats and ships on the local waterways. In our one process we are creating polygons of the distance a boat can move at top ...
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Sort Grid binded to ArcDataBinding.TableWrapper in ArcObjects 10.1

I have a Datagridview which is binded to a ArcDataBinding.TableWrapper. So, I want it to be sorted when ColumnHeader is clicked. I tried to do the following on Click event: ArcDataBinding....
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How to get a list of map scales programmatically in ArcMap?

I need to get all map scales, which are shown in the ArcMap scalebar. I need list of value, something like: 1:1500 1:3000 1:6000 1:12000 1:24000 1:50000 1:100000 Does anyone know how to get it?
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How to simplify a self intersected / self overlapped polyline using ArcObjects?

I have a self intersected polyline, how can I break it into 5 records stored in the same table using arcobjects? (splited by vertices and the intersection point) Here is what I have got and it doesn'...
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Is it possible to learn ArcObjects without VB?

I have some text in arcmap active view and I need to Change the font face as the licence does not cover the font type. I am using python script for Automation but arcpy can not select the text ...
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ArcGIS Engine BaseTool derived classes stops receiving OnKeyDown messages?

I have two BaseTool derived classes in a custom ArcGIS Engine application. Both tools do the same thing: start a INewBezierCurveFeedback on a first mouse click and then stop it and return the ...
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IFeatureLayer.Seach() throws exception HRESULT:0x80041538

My code as bellow give error HRESULT:0x80041538 whenever I use GROUP BY or ORDER BY postfix. Trying in Personal(.mdb) and MSSQL database datas - same result. What can be the reason. Asked similar ...
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How to compute surface of raster or any point using ARCGIS?

I have a raster image whose values are a digital elevation model of terrain. I need to know the surface type (topographic characterization) of particular points along transects of this DEM. How to ...
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Can you customize the editor widget for a feature layer?

Here is the code for the editor widget: <esri:EditorWidget x:Name="MyEditorWidget" Map="{Binding ElementName=MyMap}" Width="300" ...
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Fastest Way to Intersect Envelope with Multiple Feature Classes ArcObjects

I have the situation where I am doing a large number of intersections and I need to do them fast. The situation is I have a iMap with 1 or more layers and a series of envelopes, lots of envelopes. I ...
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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 etc....
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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 ipMapDoc(...
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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 ...