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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buffer using topological operator

IMap map = axMapControl1.ActiveView.FocusMap; IFeatureSelection fSelection = map.get_Layer(0) as IFeatureSelection; ISelectionSet selSet = fSelection.SelectionSet; ...
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Basic unit testing for ArcGIS 10.0 Java Add-in

I've been assigned the task of translating an old ArcGIS VBA script into a Java add-in. I finished the rough translation of the code, now I'm starting the debug process. The first unit test I want to ...
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AxSymbologyControl via WindowsFormsHost in WPF (ArcMap Add In Project)

I need a way to offer the user a choice of color ramps for the ClassBreaksRenderer. I came across the AxSymbologyControl which was designed for WinForms. I tried also ESRIs (WinForms) example project ...
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Creating a new map frame: Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component

I am trying to create a new map frame in the PageLayout Control. But I got the error: Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been returned from a call to a COM component at the method AddElement. Please see ...
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How to print two pagelayout on two sides at the same time ?

I am having a PageLayoutControl with name: PageControl1. I used below codes for printing it: public override void OnClick() { try { PrintDialog ...
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How to set the font size of ITextElement if only know Height of the text?

When I read text elements from a .dgn file. I only can get the "height", "length" attribute of the text (it doesn't have a "size" attribute) (example: total height = 0.9; total length = 8.6). I need ...
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Recommendations on universal projection API or algorithm for ArcObjects?

As asked on the esri forum here, we are trying to convert a geometry from any spatial reference to any other spatial reference. We have tried the default IGeometry.Project(target_spatial_reference) ...
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How can I free esriControls.ControlsSelectTool? Or is it leaking memory?

In my application I have isues with unfreed memory. After several tries I broke down the problem to a simplified WPF project. It opens a simple System.Windows.Window with a Button, which starts the ...
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ArcObjects : How to change layers connection properties without losing joins

I'm using arcObjects 9.2.6 java librairies to change connection/path properties within a java prog. This prog aims to change path and connection properties for all layers of an mxd file. It works well ...
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How to change tooltip of an esriControl?

Is there a way to change an esriControl's tooltip? I tried using the ICommand interface but the tooltip propertry is read-only. If I have to build a whole new ICommand and/or ITool is there anyway ...
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Is it possible to lock a single feature from editing in ArcObjects?

We're developing an ArcMap addin. Now we need a way to lock a feature from editing/deleting. Is this possible with ArcObjects or do we have to create our own implementation of locking? Example: User ...
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How to implement VisibleBoundsUpdatedEventHandler

I have an ArcObjects add-in button that adds attribute value info as a text graphic into a map document layout. Now, instead of using the add-in button click event, I would like the code to run on ...
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Running a web application within ArcMap

I'm interested in creating a component / plugin for ArcMap that works something like ArcGIS online. Ideally a small web app would boot up within a window in ArcMap which would be able to perform ...
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ArcObjects - Possible To Add Anything More Than Text To Balloon Callout?

With code I've scraped together from various posts on this site, I am able to display a simple balloon callout with text in a standard ArcMap session. Is it possible to add anything more than just ...
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Get Feature that was snapped to in New Snapping Environment

I asked this over at the ESRI forums but lack of activity over there made me post here as well. Does anyone know if there is a way to get the feature that something was just snapped to in the ...
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Make a Join Permanent

So I've been using a dynamic join (IRelQueryTable to attach a SQL query to a feature layer) but now I want to make a permanent (or semi-permanent) join. How do you go about doing this in ArcEngine ...
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How to solve a filename conflict problem?

I use a procedure to remove and delete a feature layer with a certain name. Then, using another procedure which is called during the run time of the program (as the remove and delete procedure as ...
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Proper disposal of layers

I have a group layer. Its purpose is to show feature layers over a base map. Those feature layers are logically grouped into categories and we provide the ability to add/remove whole categories ...
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ArcMap crashes on TabbedFeatureInspector sample

The TabbedFeatureInspector, (VB.NET), sample crashes ArcMap when I do the following: Open ArcMap. Open map document with feature class with class extension loaded. Select a feature. Start an edit ...
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Change MADtedLayer renderer

This question is relative to a past question of mine at Rendering raster layer from DTED based on height color map (that remained unanswered), so if you believe that I should merge those two, let me ...
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Create custom pixel block size in ArcGIS 10?

I'm using the new IRawBlocks in ArcGIS 10 from the adopted sample in ArcGIS 10 SDK help and I want to create a custom sized pixel block that feeds me a block of values column by column instead of a ...
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Rendering raster layer from DTED based on height color map

I have a raster layer that was create from DTED file (dt1 specifically), created by the following code: var rasterLayer = new RasterLayer(); rasterLayer.CreateFromFilePath(dtedFilePath); The dted ...
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Intersect two layers and get resulting features

I have X layers on a map and I need to intersect chosen layers (two per time) and color resulting features. I'm trying to get this code working // get first feature (index 0) ...
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ArcObjects: How to get a reference to layer in a java add in

I am trying to implement a java add-in version of this solution: unique value symbolize layers from a lookup table. At the same time I want to start coding in Java for the ArcGIS Desktop, so I am ...
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What is the best approach to interacting with map layers after a JTX Job Change event when a new MXD is loaded?

To further clarify, my question is pertaining to a WMX/JTX job activation from within ArcMap, not Workflow Manager. I have a JTXJobListener class where with a JobChanged method and that is ...
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NE Attribute editor not honouring custom selection

I have an application based on Network Engineer & ArcObjects. A part of the functionality requires users to draw a rectangle an select features. It should "add" to the current selection. I ...
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Where can I find the latest WMX (JTX) Object Model Diagrams for ArcGIS 10?

I'm looking for a version that includes ESRI.ArcGIS.JTXUI--I'm hoping someone knows of an updated and online version of C:\Program Files\WMX\Developer Kit\Diagrams\ObjectModel.pdf. For reference, ...
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ArcGIS Desktop 10 - MyBase.UpdateBitmap()

I am changing one icon on my extension toggle toolbar in runtime using: MyBase.UpdateBitmap(New Bitmap(Me.GetType(), bitmapResourceName)) This works fine but I get a border/highlight around my ...
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IFeatureWorkspace.CreateFeatureClass() error

I am trying to read a csv file straight into a set of new feature classes within a new file geodatabase, but I am getting the following stack trace when it fails: Attempted to read or write ...
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Process to gather raster cells under features

I need to gather individual raster cells underneath a feature in a featureclass as quickly as possible. It seems that most ArcObjects functions have problem with island polygons, multi-part polygons, ...
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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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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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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 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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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 ...
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ArcEngine BaseTool derived classes stops receiving OnKeyDown messages

I have two BaseTool derived classes in a custom ArcEngine application. Both tools do the same thing: start a INewBezierCurveFeedback on a first mouse click and then stop it and return the resulting ...
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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 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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How do I use VB .net to export the ActiveView to geotiff using Arcobjects?

I want to program in vb.net and Arcobject the exporting of a map to geotiff. What I have done so far is export the map to TIFF but I am not getting Geotiff. When we do it manually we check the write ...
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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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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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how can i export a shapefile

hi I want to select the cities that exist in Morocco and export it to a shape file and I used this code but its not working, it gives me an error: code: import arcpy from arcpy import env ...
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Issue on IFeatureDataConverter.ConvertFeatureClass

Does anyone know if it's possible to reuse this method with a "feature dataset" already present ? I'm trying to import multiple shapefiles under a featuredataset inside a fgeodb. Everything it's ...
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ArcObjects - Export map to PDF - graphics not appearing

I'm having an issue with our ArcObjects code for exporting a map to PDF. There is a section of code that adds graphics on to the map (polygons, lines, text etc). This seems to work fine for the first ...
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Icon missing when adding custom combobox command to Toolbar

I have a custom command: class ATL_NO_VTABLE CSliceSelector : public CComObjectRootEx<CComSingleThreadModel>, public CComCoClass<CSliceSelector, &CLSID_SliceSelector>, ...
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GP-Tool: Detect if running in background or foreground ? (ArcObjects)

I got a geoprocessing tool which I want to prevent from running in background, due to some weird crashes that happens. Is it possible to programmatically detect if background processing is enabled ? ...
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Is it possible to add dynamic controls to a dockable window?

I am writing a small application that uses the dockable window. What will happen is that for each layer in the TOC a label and checkboxes will appear within the dockable window. However what do i need ...
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Issues using Arc 10.0 extension recompiled for 10.1

I have a written an ArcGIS extension in C# .Net for version 10.0. I have attempted to recompile this extension for 10.1 and that works. But running the extension in 10.1 is causing ArcGIS to crash. ...
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How to return shapes from geo service?

I have a geo service that seems to finally be working. I have the service setup with a list of Polylines as the returned object. This is what I'm trying to implement but it doesn't work: ...
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ArcGIS Server Object Extension (SOE) RestOperation configuration

How would you accept a call to a RestOperation with string and reply back with a json array of the column names in the table holding this information? So, if string is 'owners' then get names of ...