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 return FeatureLayer from gp service(using custom function tool) (.NET)?

My basic problem is that I have a custom function tool HLZCalulation that I created. It takes in a string to a file gdb , opens it, does some calculations, and then returns a featurelayer with the ...
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How to set margin on PageLayout in ArcGIS Engine?

When we create a PageLayout from the A4 Landscape template and print the layout on a pinter with A4 Landscape paper we get four pages instead of one. We are using the IPage.PageToPrinterMapping = ...
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How do I Convert from LayerDescription.SelectionFeatures to GraphicsLayer?

How do I convert (in a clear and concise way) from ESRI.ArcGIS.ADF.ArcGISServer.LayerDescription.SelectionFeatures to ESRI.ArcGIS.ADF.Web.Display.Graphics.GraphicsLayer I want the selected ...
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ArcGIS server extension: Marshal.ReleaseComObject() or not?

The ServerSimpleImageServiceRESTSOE example uses Marshal.ReleaseComObject(). The other examples seem to not use this. When should I use Marshal.ReleaseComObject()? As I understand if I am not using ...
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How to connect to secured ArcGIS server shared on AGOL with ArcObjects

Our organization is hosting secured ArcGIS Server geodata and map servers (token based). The services are shared on ArcGIS Online, where specific AGOL users in a group are allowed access. Now I want ...
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Mock geometry for spatial filtering

Does anyone know how to mock IGeometry (e.g. using NSubstitute)? I want to use it within an ISpatialFilter, however I always get an exception on the last line of the code beyond. COMException: The ...
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Show a datagrid in a dockable window

I am trying to show a list as a datagrid full of strings in a dockable window. I can bind the list to the datagrid but I can't for the life of me get the datagrid to show in the dockable window. I ...
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How can I get representation geometry created by rules (not manually overrided) using arcobjects.net?

I have feature class with representation rules and now need to extract representation geometry from selected features. If representation geometry is manually overrided, I can get it just using ...
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“Geometry cannot have Z values” exception in ArcGIS Engine

I'm trying to put a list of point features (selected points) into a new FeatureClass. but when I add them to my FeatureClass I get the "Geometry cannot have Z values." exception on the line ...
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TOC layer symbol changed EVENTS in ArcMap

I want to do something when user changes one of TOC layer's symbol. I am using .NET in arcMap 10.0 . How can it possible with arcobjects ? Please , help. Specially I want to know, Is there any events ...
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Creating Checkout Replica in ArcObjects (from ArcSDE geodatabse to file geodatabase)?

I'm trying to create a checkout replica of some feature classes from an ArcSDE geodatabase to a file geodatabase using ArcObjects. I'm trying to follow this: How to create a replica in a connected ...
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Is there a way to change the selection in the Editor Attributes window, while maintaining current selection?

I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to alter the selection within the Editor Attributes window while maintaining the current selection set. In the image below, I've manually selected an item in ...
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Handling ArcMap closing event in AddIn?

I'm trying to handle the closing event of ArcMap within an ESRI Addin Extension using C# and arcobjects. Furthermore I would like to handle 'a closing event', that is fired BEFORE ArcMap tries to stop ...
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Open an existing document (MXD) inside ArcMap

I try to open a specific MXD inside a running ArcMap-Application, but I always get "System.UnauthorizedAccessException" and ArcMap crashes. I have an Add-In-toolbar with a button, which opens a form ...
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How can I get domain values associated with a field using ArcObjects?

I am trying to access the domain of a selected feature. I have seen examples for VB.NET and C#.NET, but I cannot access the domain of a specified field. Dim findName As String = Nothing Dim ...
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Catching data frame caption changed event

Is there a way in ArcObjects to catch the event that the data frame's caption has been changed or a layer's caption has been changed?
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How do I persist an ArcObjects workspace?

In a custom layer I have a workspace variable (File GDB or SDE) that I need to persist (save/load). Therefore I need to persist the ConnectionProperties of the workspace. Thankfully ...
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ArcGIS .Net GP tools debug

I'm developing a GP Tool with .Net ArcObjects SDK. I would like to debug my GP tool but I haven't figured how. I have tried to enable background processing in Geoprocessing Options and attach ...
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Understanding lifecycle of .NET geoprocessing tools on ArcGIS for Server?

I've done a number of .NET geoprocessing tools for ArcGIS 10.1 that get published as geoprocessing services on ArcGIS Server. Lately we've seen behavior that makes me question something I thought I ...
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Remove a property page from Layer Property Sheet

I need to remove definition query tab of the Feature Layer or Table property page. Is it possible to do this with arcobjects at all? Here is what I am trying to do: UID uid_comCategory = new ...
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Visual Studio not creating “.esriAddIn” file

I have an addin that I've been maintaining with Visual Studio 2010 Express for quite some time with no issues. Recently my computer was replaced and Studio 2012 Express was installed. Since that time ...
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Algorithm to put label of bounds (bounds layer) inside of polygons (polygon layer)

I hope to put labels of bounds inside of the polygon in intersection with like you can see in the picture below I checked multiple solution as a topology or maplex but it doesn't give relation ship ...
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Measuring Angle of two Points from North in ArcGIS 10.3 C# SDK

What is the most reliable method to calculate angle of a line from north, defined by it’s from and to points? I used to use IMeasurementTool interface found in defense solutions namespace found in ...
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ArcMap - Export raster symbology to a raster function template programmatically

I would like to programmatically export symbology for a raster dataset as a raster function template xml file, as can be done by clicking the export button in the symbology tab of the layer properties ...
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ArcGIS Engine PageLayoutControl Get Page Coordinates from geographic coordinates

I have an ArcGIS Engine application that contains a PAGELAYOUT CONTROL In the code progressing I have acquired the centroid's of some selected polygons in real world coordinates (ie x = 2484242.45 ...
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How to add all tables from selected Personal geodatabase

I have a personal geodatabase which contains multiple tables and feature classes which are within feature datasets. I can add all the feature classes to ArcMap but I am unable to add all tables. Can ...
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Row.Value returns rounded SHAPE.area and SHAPE.len values

I have created a VB.Net Add-In, and am using IRow to get the value of fields in tables in ArcMap to use in a query. But I am encountering a problem when getting the values of the SHAPE.area and ...
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AxTOCControl - Using ArcMap context menu

Using Ax*Control's in a custom dialog that runs within ArcMap. When I right-click on a feature layer in the AxTOCControl, and go to display the context menu, is it possible to display and make ...
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Is it possible to zoomToEnvelope in a webmap

I am working on an app that displays a map. I have the code opening the webMap I have on ArcGIS.com. In the method -(void)webMapDidLoad:(AGSWebMap *)webMap I set an envelope and then call ...
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how to create map package programatically using C#?

I'm using .NET SDK to create ArcMap toolbar with arcgis 10.1. how do i create map package .mpk programatically? http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#//006600000403000000
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Getting XY screen coords from ArcScene 3D point using ArcObjects?

I already know how to convert screen point (X,Y in pixels) to 3D point: ISceneGraph pSceneGraph = m_pSceneHookHelper.SceneGraph; IPoint pPoint; pSceneGraph.Locate(pSceneGraph.ActiveViewer, X, Y, ...
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Layer Turned Off But Pop Up Showing

I'm having an issue with my popup in my map made using ArcGIS online. One of my group layers contain 4 layers. When I turn all of the layers in this group layer off, the second layer's popup still ...
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Unable to debug ArcGIS 10.2 add-in on ArcMap with “No GUI components found in this Add-In”

I am working on an ArcGIS add-in (a very simple toolbar with a few buttons) with VB.Net and ArcObjects SDK in Visual Studio 2010. The solution was built successfully and the debug settings were ...
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Editing Feature Class using ArcObjects

I have a problem with editing feature class using arc Objects.Indeed I am working on it for a while and cant find any solution into doing it..I asked a question before about how to connect to database ...
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ArcObjects Workspaces with spaces

I am programming with ArcObjects and trying to output a raster to a folder path that contains spaces. Before creating the raster I am trying to validate that the destination path is valid. The ...
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Row ID Column Type : User Maintained - Insert using IFeatureBuffer - ArcGIS 10.2

I am trying to insert a record in SDE feature class (which is not registered with SDE) using Arcobjects 10.2 using IFeatureBuffer.InsertFeature functionality. This throws an error message "The current ...
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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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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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Is it possible to preview a raster catalogs raster field in a Windows form?

What I want to achieve: The attribute table for an ArcGIS Raster Catalog contains a raster field. When a raster field cell is clicked with the mouse, a preview window displaying the raster associated ...
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Problem with multi-threading and geoprocessor tool in c#

What I am doing: I am trying to run a geoprocessor tool in a background thread other than UI thread. I am passing string path of arcObjects and creating that arcObject in my background thread. Then I ...
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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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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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ArcObjects: Does an IEnumElement that was returned from IGroupElement3.Elements() maintain the z-order of the GroupElement?

I want to read graphics elements (TextElements and RectangleElements) from a GroupElement object (IGroupElement3) and put them into another in the same order as they were added to the original. The ...
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ESRI CreateGeometryFromWkbVariant creates CCW polygon

I am using ESRI GeometryEnvironmentClass that implements IGeometryFactory3 and I use the method CreateGeometryFromWkbVariant. For the same wkb, in ESRI 9.3.1 the returned polygon is oriented ...
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The underlying connection was closed: The connection was closed unexpectedly, WCF and ESRI Objects

I am getting this error when using ESRI objects like Geometry, Envelope etc in a WCF service. I have a class that some properties (string, int, double) but when I add ESRI type as part of this class, ...
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Processing arcobjects cursor is taking long time

I am maintaining a code on arcobjects 10.1, and there is a bug happening. I have a code that is parsing through a cursor, and generate a where clause statement to run it on a second query. So the code ...
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How to identify custom lines in .Dgn file using DgnLib?

I am getting a problem, I can't identify custom lines in .Dgn file. As you know, in Microstation 7, we can assign the style value of lines from 0 to 7. But if lines are customed lines, they always ...
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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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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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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 ...