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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FeatureClass to IFeatureLayer

I am trying to covert my feature class to feature layer so that i can pass "IQueryByLayer" over my feature class. Till now i have my feature class --- FeatureClass className = new FeatureClass(cc); ...
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How to get The character spacing from a ITextElement arcgis engine 9.3 C#

i have a problem.I can set character spacing to a IElement as ITexElement like : TextSymbolClass pTextSymbol = new TextSymbolClass(); pTextSymbol.CharacterSpacing = 10 ; //etc ...
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ArcObjects - accessing layer data table from C#

I've spent all day yesterday trying to trace all errors but I'm just completely stuck now. Google isn't helpful either. I'm trying to create a small C# tool which opens a MXD file in background and ...
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Slope tool error when running from arcObject add-in tool

My problem is related with Global DEM to Slope calculation. The slope tool works when raster is projected or the map is projected where the raster is added. And also, if the raster and map both are ...
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Migrate in a new programming GIS language

The last five years I have been working with VBA and ArcObjects for developing a specific application within ArcGIS. That project that began around 2008-2009 carried out with VBA and ArcObjects which ...
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Export From PGDB to ArcSde Using C#

I need help exporting a personal geodatabase Feature Class to an ArcSDE geodatabase using C# ArcObjects with ArcGIS 9.3. I just want to replicate the tool Feature Class to Feature Class ...
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How to replicate an unversioned SDE geodatabase to a file geodatabase?

I need to implement a process for creating a file geodatabase copy (a read-only snapshot, essentially) of a production SDE geodatabase without using versioning, adding global ID columns, etc. I cannot ...
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ArcObjects Tool via Model Builder?

I have created a series of custom tools using Arcobjects (VB.NET) that reside in a toolbar. Each launches a windows form, takes some parameters and then performs its task. Is it possible to hook ...
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Problem in VersionEdit4.Reconcile4 method

I had an standalone application in which i am getting all the available versions in the database. Based on user filter he selects multiple versions and reconcile it. if ...
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How to check a polyline is self intersecting [duplicate]

How to check weather a single polyline is self intersecting to itself. using arcobject C#
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ArcToolBox input layer and SDE default database connection [duplicate]

I asked this question before, and got no answer, so I am asking again. I have this scenario happening. Inside ArcGIS desktop (arcmap), the user select ArcToolbox and select any tool When the user ...
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ArcGIS extension track for arctoolbox

I am developing an ArcGIS extension with .NET and Desktop 10.1 The extension is creating an sde connection file on the fly and connect to the database When the user use any of the toolbox like (Select ...
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How to learn ArcObjects (.NET, C#) for desktop applications but having only Arcmap desktop license? [closed]

How can I learn .NET and C# for desktop applications having only a desktop license? I want to upgrade myself in the development side so I'm trying to learn this stuff and I'm searching all the ...
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What is needed to develop an ArcGIS application? (C#?)

I am trying to fully understand the genius that is ArcGIS. I want to develop a piece of software that uses the engine. This application needs to import user data (GeoTIFF, etc) and allow users to put ...
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get valules for all fields from selected features

The following code works for retrieving values within a particular field(Name1), but I want to retrieve mulitple fields. Am I to create multiple variables for each field? IMxDocument pMxDocument = ...
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arcgis graph vs .net graph

I am trying to show some elevation/cross section data in a graph. I am trying to do this in arcgis graphs. But because of my previous graph work was in .net, I found arcobjects.net API for graphing is ...
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How to access and send coordinates from third party application to the current running instance of ArcMap?

I'm quiet new to ArcObjects and I need some help. My main issue is that I have an external WPF application (a video player exactly), and from that application I want to perform the following actions ...
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IStepProgressor in While Statement

I have implemented DBScan in vb.net (forced to...). I am using a progress bar to track other parts of this tool. These all are implemented in For loops. Therefore, incrementing the tracker is not ...
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Replicate Import Symbology Matching Dialog in ArcObjects?

In Arcmap I can render a layer with same symbolgy applied to different fields by way of re-importing the .lyr file and choosing a Value Field. How can I replicate this functionality in ArcObjects?
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Getting Subtypes of feature Classes using arc Object Java

I am developing a tool to demonstrate subtypes of feature classes in a geodatabase. My code works until printing feature classes. Can anybody assist me by providing a right way to print subtypes of ...
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Common variable naming convention in ArcObjects

Not sure if this is really that important, but I'm wondering if there is a list of "common variable names" for different ArcMap objects... for instance, sometimes you see: IMxDocument mxdoc = ...
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Creating an ArcMap Extension

As ArcGIS 10 doesn't really support the full COM, I am looking at creating an extension. I am looking for samples to look through, to familiarise myself with them, but cannot find any. Any ...
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Access Personal geodatabase using java

Following example through ESRI is to access the features of file geodatabase (GDB) , ...
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Why does copy convert my Tiff raster value range?

Recently I have worked with some raster dataset. And I found there are different kind of raster dataset. Till now I have worked with grid type raster dataset and my add-in works fine with this type. ...
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How to add an existing feature class to a new feature dataset

I have a feature class. IFeatureClass AOIfc = AOIfws.OpenFeatureClass("BrigadeAOI"); I need to be able to put this feature class into a feature dataset that is newly created. The following line of ...
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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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Is there any way to reset feature cursor?

When we search within a feature class, it returns a feature cursor. To get features from a feature cursor, I use following code snippet: private List<IFeature> GetFeatureList(IFeatureCursor ...
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Arcobjects .Net, suppress geoprocessing messages

I am executing the copy features tool via the geoprocessor inside my .net custom geoprocessing function tool. When the copy features tool executes it is writing it's messages to my tool's results. I ...
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Software program (or spreadsheet calculations) to find Borehole Deviation?

I was given a bunch of surveyed borehole data (azimuth, depth, dip, geology, etc) and am required to calculate a deviation variable. Besides querying the data and averaging the surveyed borehole ...
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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++ ...