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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ArcGIS desktop extension and prevent attribute editing

I am building an ArcGIS extension on desktop 10.1 (not add-in, but old extension). I built some forms to edit some feature class, where I implement business rules. I want to force the user to edit the ...
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Loading an extension-related mxd in ArcMap by double clicking it

I am currently working in a company offering GIS solutions, and using ArcGIS tools on a daily basis. One of their main products is an ArcMap extension, which I am assigned on to correct some remaining ...
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Can't order/sort String columns in ArcMap attribute table

I am new to this site as a registered user and new to GIS in general, and it has proven quite useful to me. I have a very annoying problem with the attribute table being filled by an ArcMap ...
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How to run a custom Geoprocessing tool using no parameters?

I created a custom geoprocessing tool called "CreateCoverLayer". It has no input or output parameters. I have the following snippet of code, but get an error message due to the fact that the Execute ...
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ArcObjects Geoprocessing Failures

I am working on launching the GenerateNearTable using the ArcObjects Assembly method. I have the advanced license (10.1), so the tool is available. The code to launch geoprocessing is: Private ...
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How can I hide a tool from command window under category

I have created a tool, a button and a dockable window under one project. To open/close the dockable window, button is used. For some specific work, by clicking some specific button from dockable ...
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Get Conflict Value from ConflictWindow

When I reconcile a version in Arc Map, if it has any conflicts it will stop the reconcile operation and open a window. The window shows the conflicts of that particular version with red dots. My task ...
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ArcObjects: Custom GP tools: GPCompositeDataType and DataType

I got an issue with the parameter value's datatype returned when using composite type parameters. In my case, I create a composite of DEWorkspaceType and DEFeatureClassType: IGPCompositeDataType ...
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ArcObjects (VB.Net) Python Integration with object passing?

This link illustrates one method for calling python scripts from within an ArcObjects environment. The results of these tasks are returned as strings. I wonder if it is possible to call a python ...
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drawing line from points [duplicate]

I have a series of XY coordinates. I want to use these points to draw a line in ARCMAP using arcobject10.1 using c#. I have saved this in a table inside geodatabase.Am i supposed to create a feature ...
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how to create table and layer in c#

I have used Make XY Event Layer to Creates a new point feature layer based on x- and y-coordinates using python and it worked for me. Now as a need of my project i want to apply the same in c# using ...
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Getting started with development for ArcGIS Server

I'm currently working on upgrading a C# web service I wrote a couple of years ago built against ArcGIS Server to ArcGIS Server 10. The application in question does some basic spatial queries and ...
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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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ArcGIS crashes with no error number in Visual Studio

I've been developing Add-ins for a while with Visual Studio 2008 and ArcGIS 10. But in my new Add-in development process, I receive no error from Visual studio and ArcGIS crashes with error "Arcgis ...
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Can I access the request URL in a AGS Server Object Extension (SOE)?

I would like to obtain the full URL of a REST request inside of an ArcGIS Server SOE. I would like to return the full URL to an output file. But, the service may be exposed on different servers or ...
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VB.Net Field Population Methods

Disclaimer: I am basically brand new to VB.NET and ArcObjects. I am computing some statistics as a component of a larger arcobject script. I write these components to an ITable. This ITable is ...
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Creating maps programmatically using ArcObjects. Adding legends, scale bars, north arrows?

I'm looking for some examples related to the publishing of maps programmatically to image format using ArcObjects. More specifically I would like to add standard map elements such as a scale bar, ...
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How to get polyline out of multipart feature using ArcObjects C#

I've got a polyline feature class and I've identified the first feature that is a multipart feature. I now want to find out which of the paths of this multipart feature intersects with a point. Up ...
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Differentiate between 10-based Locator and Other Locators

In ESRI documentation, it states that the IAdvancedIntersectionGeocoding interface is only available for use in older locators (9.3.1 and below). I have verified this statement. One major problem is ...
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Stand-alone Server Object Extension (SOE)

I would like to setup a REST service through ArcGIS Server. In this case I do not need a map service, but it seems like you can only deploy an SOE as an extension to another service. It seems ...
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Featureclass search failing in C++. But working in C#

I need to perform search on a FeatureClass using ISpatialFilter for a given Point (x,y). I wrote a program in C# to do that and its retrieving the features as expected. But the similar program in C++ ...
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Overlapping Polygons in same feature class using Arcobjects

I have a polygon feature classs with millions of records, I need to find list of overlapping or intersecting polygons in the same feature class, and how to do it efficiently? I need a ESRI ...
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How to write a file in an Server Object Extension (SOE)

I would like to create a file with an ArcGIS Server Object Extension and return the url. Is this possible? Where would I write the file? I'm working with .Net, IIS, and AGS 10.1.
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Get IWorkSpace from IGxObject

I am creating a tool that opens an IGxDialog which it's objects are filtered to show only workspaces, my question is how can I convert IGxObject to IWorkSpace or get the selected workspace without ...
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HRESULT - IPersistStream.Save()

I have converted a VB6 project to C#, and there is one problem I cannot find documentation on. I am saving an IPropertySet to file by using IMemoryBlobStream and IPersistStream, as seen here: public ...
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Customizing Identify Dialog in ArcMap

Any idea for customizing Identify Dialog in ArcMap.I want to use my control (for example a list view or a custom control) to show attributes of features in same native ArcMap Identify Dialog,mean ...
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ArcObjects IDataset.Copy causes program to crash

My implementation of IDataset.Copy continues to crash and I cannot figure out why. The program attempts to copy a shapefile from a temporary folder in one directory to a final folder in another ...
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Does IDistanceOP.EucDistanceFull require a projected coordinate system?

I have designed an implementation of ArcObjects' IDistanceOP.EucDistanceFull. It takes its input as a feature class and converts it to a GeoDataset with which EucDistanceFull can work with. It works ...
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How to Zoom and Pan using scroll wheel in ArcObjects?

is there any way to zoom using scroll wheel ? i have tried AutoMouseWheel of map control, it works well for the first used custom tool, but once i change the tool, it stops working , i would like to ...
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ArcObjects identify tool [closed]

I'm using ArcGIS 10.1 and developing an application using visual studio 2010 and ARCObject SDK 10.1. I would like to use identity tool in my application and if not possible I want to execute a query ...
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ArcObjects 10/10.1 Get rid of Invalid layer symbol in TOC

I've written an add-in (VS2010, C#) that finds specific invalid feature layers in ArcMap and fixes them. After the layer is fixed, the red invalid symbol still appears in the TOC. An ...
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How to get hold of the Activated Event for the ArcMap window?

I am using ArcObjects 9.3 .NET. In my ArcMap dockable window, I have a single element host hosting a WPF user control (That's the only means of using WPF for ArcMap extensions as far as I know). ...
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How to extend a custom NASolver in ArcGIS Server 10.1?

The past year we developed a custom NASolver with C# , it works fine and that job has finished. Now we are planning to use it from ArcGIS Server. The problem is that we have no information for that. ...
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How to convert existing lines to polygons with Arcobjects, preferably in C#?

Does anyone know how to convert existing line geometry to polygons with arcobjects as it works with the geoprocessing tool "feature to polygon"?
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Rendering layer in ArcMap using ArcObjects and Python?

I succesfully wrote a script to render a Uniquevaluerenderer in a layer in ArcMAP using symbols from 4 parameters (values) read from the attribute table of the layer. I used ArcObjects and VBA, but ...
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Trouble storing an IMap with ArcObjects 10 and IPersistStream

I'm storing a reference to an IMap in a custom object (which is stored by a custom extension) so that it can listen to map events. When I save the custom object using IPersistStream and then reload ...
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InsertFeature on a versioned layer [vba]

I am writing an application that takes data from an Excel Spreadsheet and loads it into an ArcSDE feature class. The Feature class is editable within ArcMap, but I am having trouble inserting a ...
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How to display point features w.r.t field values of a polygon file in arcobjects?

I have a point & polygon shapefile. Point file has a field namely, Type: atm,hospital,school etc... Polygon file has a field Zone: Zn1, Zn2, Zn3. There will be two combo boxes which will populate ...
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How to use shortcuts in dockable windows?

I have developed a custom dockable window with textboxes, comboboxes and buttons for use in ArcMap. After the user clicks on a button in the dockable window a function is invoked. How can I invoke the ...
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How to set Symbology On Create Feature Window using arcobjects?

programmatically I set the custom symbology for the layers. When i started the edit session programmatically, the create feature window did not show the respective symbology assigned to feature. pl ...
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Arcgis 10.0 desktop: how to clear All transformations from map

I have a custom extension which adds some custom transformations to the map. When turned off, the extension is supposed to remove all the added transformations. However, when calling ...
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cast from IFeatureClass to ISchemaLock

I'm programming with the ARCGIS Java SDK, in Eclipse. I need to cast an IFeatureClass to an ISchemalock. This cast is supposed to be allowed. There is an example of this cast in: ...
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What is the preferable value for setting tolerance for selecting a feature

I know it's really a basic question. But I am really confused about this. For selecting a point feature by mouse click, we need to set a tolerance value to create the envelope. And here is the problem ...
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add an INDEX to an IFeatureClass with ARCGIS Java sdk

I want to add an index to a feature class. To do so, I used the very short and complete example given there: ...
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Set unique values to different groups programmatically

I have a polyline feature layer. After doing some computation, I update a field of that layer and want to set unique color for different value of that field. We can do this from symbology using unique ...
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How to create dynamic sub-menu in ArcMap?

I created a static menu contains 3 static items like in this link create menus, I want to add a sub-menu and get the menu's items from database like in this image: I already did the left part with ...
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Geodesic distance between two polygons in ArcGIS

Does the IGeometryServer2 interface work in desktop applications? My solution is an Add-in for ArcGIS 10. I'm currently passing it two valid polygon features that are in a projected coordinate system. ...
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Problem in splitting and removing Polyline

I am stuck at a problem for weeks, Please Help!!! I am making program in C# Here is what I need to do --- I have two polylines that are intersecting with each other at some points. I want to delete ...
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How to write table blob field to file using ArcObjects?

I have a table with blob field and some others as well. I am trying to read blob field and save it to file using IBlobStream, and the thing compiles. The problem comes up in run-time, when calling ...
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ComException -2147467259 Arcgis 10 VB.net +Geoprocessing

I have a problem when i execute GeoProcessing in ArcEngine 10 with VB.net i had create the toolbox : Models.tbx and Model Process : disolveRoute with 2 parameters My Function is : Sub ...