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 get the absolute raster row / column of rastercell when using ArcObject Raster Cursor?

When using the ArcObject RasterCursor (see snippet below), how do I get the absolute row / column of the current pixel value? IRasterCursor rasterCursor = raster.CreateCursorEx(null); do { ...
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Intersect, Union are failing on 10.1

After a huge help from Blah238. I found exactly what is the problem. I wasted few days checking our data, and trying many things. The problem that I cannot do intersection between two polylines to ...
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Cache FeatureCursor results so they can be requeried

What is the best method for caching features obtained by a featurecuror so they can be requeried without having to round trip to the datasource? I am querying a subset of features using a queryfilter ...
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Binding to ArcGIS for server

I am building a stand alone .NET applications using ArcObjects. I want to run it on the server, where I have ArcGIS for Server. I am trying to bind the license at runtime to the ArcGIS server ...
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Is there a faster way to get unique values for a given FeatureClass in ArcObject?

I'm trying to count rows by unique values for a given FeatureClass. I'm using DataStatistics to get the unique values for a specific column for a given FeatureClass. This seems to be (very) slow with ...
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Can't cast from IFeatureClass to IFeatureClassLoad [duplicate]

I'm attempting to load a large number of features (up to 310k) into a feature class. It is functional at the moment, but speed is a major issue. It takes about .42 seconds per 1000 features. I've ...
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ArcObjects: Perform action upon refresh command in the TOC

We are using custom layers in our plugin used in ArcScene/ArcMap. For quite some time we were trying to figure out how to hook into the event occuring when the user selects "Refresh" in the right ...
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Personal Geodatabase: Access speed up due the use of RelationshipClasses?

I've a special question about the effects of RelationshipClasses. For some reasons I've created a Personal Geodatabase and imported two features from Shape-Files and created an own table. For ...
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Migrating code to 10.1 and recycled search

I am migrating 9.3 Desktop extension to 10.1 I am getting this bug when I am trying to update a row in the geodatabase "Cannot call Store on a recycled row while editing" And seems the reason is, I ...
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How to drag a layer from ArcMap Add-in into its MXD?

I have a simple ArcMap Add-in that displays all featureclass names in a database inside of a ListBox. If I select a name or multiple names in the listbox, how can I drag and drop it in ArcMap? Just ...
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Is it possible to add to the map a layer containing results from a sql query

I'm developping an ArcMap Extension and I need to join an existing feature class with data from a sql query located on another DBMS. I already set up a Workspace with an OleDbWorkspaceFactory. I'm ...
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Why does Updating Location of ArcSDE Feature using ArcObjects .NET give Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from call to COM component?

I have been able to connect to an Enterprise GeoDatabase, retrieve features from it and update attributes. However I am having problems accessing and then updating the shape property of a feature. ...
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VBA Convert decimal degree to Meters button

I have 2 data frames one which has WGS data in it and the other OSGB1936. I am trying to create a button where the user can input decimal degrees (WGS) and it will zoom them to that location in ...
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.Net to Python - ArcGIS Add-in

Background: I have been tasked with porting a 9.3 .NET toolbar to ArcGIS 10 / 10.1. I am a dyed in the wool Python programmer and, while digging through someone else's .Net is interesting, it isn't ...
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Can't find MapFrame of GraphicsContainer in PageLayoutControl (C#) ?

I am getting a problem: I added element (text, line) in a ActiveView.FocusMap of a PageLayoutControl, then all elements are showed in the MapFrame of PageLayoutControl.GraphicsContainer. If I don't ...
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Split a Polyline into small segments

I am writing an addin, which needs to split a polyline into a number of segments taking the number of segments as an input from user. How can I accomplish this?
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IGPFunction2.Execute() never triggers when using IEnumLayer.Next() when run in background

I got a strange issue in GP tool I don't really understand: In my IGPFunction2.UpdateMessages() method, I use the following code to traverse all layers: IEnumLayer enumLayer = ...
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Converting Arcobjects in VB.Net to C#

I am attempting to learn ArcObjects using a tutorial that uses VB.NET and I am trying to convert it to C#. I have Visual C# 2008 Express Edition. This is an ArcMap Add-In project that creates a ...
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How to get all selected features from a specific feature class in C#

I am looking for a way to get all selected features from a map which belongs to a specific feature class (shape file, geo database,…). To be more specific and to give you a real case for my ...
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Calculate polygon area inside extent

We're using ArcMap 10.0 sp5, creating a tool in c# using the ArcObjects sdk. Is there a built in function or simple set of steps that calculates the area of each feature of a polygon layer within a ...
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Is there any API in C# for Zooming selected feature?

I am new to ArcGIS and want to implement the Zoom to Selected Features functionality available in Selection menu option (Selection-> Zoom to Selected Features), using C# API. Is any API available in ...
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esri ArcObjects slow performance accessing features [duplicate]

I have to create my own control like Attributes Table using C#. My version of attributes table is very slow, for ex. for 300.000 rows in table and 140 fields it takes about 1 minute! esri Cursors are ...
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ArcObjects 10.1 .NET Convert Point from WGS1984 to OSGB1936

Please can someone help me convert a point in WGS1984 to OSGB1936, I have followed all the documentation (or so i think...) and yet have not made any headway into this problem. This is my code : Type ...
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Problem with deployment of GeoProcessors

I am developing an AddIn which requires lots of Geoprocessing but whenever I deploy any Geoprocessor, the ArcMap crashes and its always with the Geoprocessors only. All other commands are working fine ...
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How can I determine the layer name in an edit session?

I have a problem with an editor extension in an Add-In for ArcGIS 10. The editor extension listens on different events occuring on shapefile layers via registering listeners: ...
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Interpolate shape (3d analyst) problem

I am making a code on C# to interpolate z values of a line on a DEM. Below is the code that I've written. I have also tried step by step debugging, the program works fine till the Geoprocessor ...
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How can I copy selected polygon features to a polyline feature class with ArcObjects?

I would like to copy selected polygon features to a polyline feature class. (Similar to how polygon features can be copied and pasted inside an edit session in ArcMap) Until recently I've been using ...
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Benefits of relationship classes and how they can be accessed in c#

At the moment I've a personal geodatabase with two imported feature classes from shape files and an own created table. This table has columns for the IDs of the elements in the two feature classes. ...
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How do I get Visual Studio to run EsriRegasm.exe as administrator?

When run Visual Studio 10 as administrator and build a project with this in my csproj: <Target Name="BeforeClean"> <Exec WorkingDirectory="$(CommonProgramFiles)\ArcGIS\bin" ...
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Is IPolygon2.QueryExteriorRingsEx Method not working in ArcGIS version 10.1 SP1?

I am updating my addins from 10.0 to 10.1 and my code is crashing on the IPolygon2.QueryExteriorRingsEx Method. I understand there is something strange going on with this method because Developer ...
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How do I prevent Arcmap from verifying SQL expressions when using a plugin dataset?

I've written a plugin workspace for ArcGIS. I'm able to compose a where clause containing syntax that my implementation of IPluginDatasetHelper understands, assign it to IQueryFilter.Whereclause, and ...
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ArcObjects custom GP tool: Multiple extensions using IGPFileDomain

I am using IGPFileDomain to make the user select between different file extensions, for example .type1, .type2, .type3. These are added using domain.AddType("type1") etc. The dialog box then lists ...
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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 search an ITable with conditions [duplicate]

At the moment I am searching for the most effective method of searching an ITable with one or more conditions (like where clauses). I can perform it manually by iterating through each row and proof ...
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IGeometryBridge.GetPoints throws NotImplementedException. Am I doing something wrong?

I am working on some .NET code that processes lots of polygon geometries at the vertex level. In order to reduce COM interop overhead, I want to call IGeometryBridge2.GetPoints once instead of calling ...
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How to use a property of a different interface for a created ArcObject

I have created an arc based three points (from point, through point, and to point). To create the arc I used this code: import arcpy, comtypes.client import comtypes.client.CreateObject as ...
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Slow performance when selecting features

I am trying to use the following code to select the features that have the attribute values that I pass in. The performance is really slow when it comes to a lot of values e.g >16k values to match ...
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What affects the kind of date (local vs. UTC vs unspecified) on JTXJobClass.StartedDate?

I am accessing the JTXJobClass.StartedDate for a JTX Job (with IJTXJob3). I am getting an unspecified DateTime.Kind value. The value appears to be UTC (iirc, WMX always stores UTC in the database ...
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how to set workspace of Geoprocessor in .net?

I am migrating some code from VBA to C# for developing an addin. In VBA, the geoprocessor's workspace could easily be accessed by workspace property of Geoprocessor. But how to set the geoprocessor's ...
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ArcObjects ICommandBar is not refreshing

I am migrating a 9.3 based Desktop extension, to 10.1 The Extension, is building toolbars on the fly. It creates the toolbar, and add the commands to it. This is the snippets of the code that does ...
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What is the best practice for editing feature class?

I am working with some feature classes. I create those feature classes using my add-in. User can add/ delete features from these feature classes clicking on "add", "delete" buttons and selecting ...
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How to return feature.shape from server by using WCF and ArcGIS Silverlight API?

I am using the ArcGIS Silverlight API. I all I need to do is to get the geometry from a feature by objectid to zoom to it: getFeature(objectid); So I used WCF service to get the geometry but I ...
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How to save IDocumentInfo attributes to a map document programmatically?

We have been successfully creating mxd files based on MapDocument, adding layers, setting spatial information and saving them. Our code has been working, literally, for years and has made the ...
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How can I permanently reorder fields in a feature class programmatically with ArcObjects, VB.Net?

Would someone be able to share the logistics on how to permanently programmatically reorder fields in a feature class with ArcObjects, VB.Net. I want to be able to do this in the geodatabase not in ...
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Calculating a projected distance

I am pretty new to this and I am not sure I understand all the concepts, so I might be using words wrongly or obviously not getting some details right. Here goes. We mean to do those calculations ...
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How to cancel SaveEdits/StopEdits button press (ArcObjects)?

I have an interesting situation.Suppose a user creates 10 features in ArcMap in an edit session. Now the user tries to save this edits by clicking save edits or stop edits button. I would be ...
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When converting legacy addins to VS 2010 (ArcGIS 10.1), why are references to certain ArcObjects updated while others are not?

I am converting a number of my addins from VS 2008 Express, ArcGIS 10.0 to VS 2010, ArcGIS 10.1 and I need to update some but not all references. Why? For example, in the current addin I just ...
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Running Regular Queries Through ArcSDE

Working on an .net arcobjects app that's connecting to a Geodatabase (Oracle) through ArcSDE. I make a bunch of edits inside a EditSession but the data I am touching have a bunch of foreign Key ...
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How do I change the targeted .NET 4.0 Framework to version 3.5 in an existing VS 2010 EXPRESS project?

I am upgrading from ArcGIS desktop 10.0 to 10.1 and I have a bunch of addins developed in VS 2008 Express using ArcObjects 10.0. I would like to upgrade everything to 10.1 using VS 2010 Express. I ...
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Error opening feature class from SDE (which can be opened in another application)

We're using ArcGis 10.1 with ArcSDE 9.3.1 on Oracle 10g. I've got 2 layers that cannot be opened or modified with ArcCatalog or ArcMap (but they show up in the list. Everything worked just fine ...