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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Using Intersect tool Java

i am trying to pass polyline and polygon feature classes i am not sure how to pass the list of features to the Intersect object: i tried this method: ArrayList<Object> featuresList = new ...
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arcmap editor attribute window fill value programmatically

In my map I have a layer named PARCEL, when create new feature on this layer, the attribute window will open automatically. There are 2 attributes in this layer: PARCEL_ID and SUB_ID. Since the ...
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kml to FeatureClass

I'm new to ARC, and am trying to create a tool to fetch KML for sources and import to the central arcserver database. I see that there is a the kml to lyr tool, but it creates a personal sde. Is ...
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Start Editing Return Unspecified error (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80004005 (E_FAIL))

I'm using IEngineEditor.StartEditing method to start an edit session on SDE Workspace. My workspace is having a right value because I have no problem to get a feature class using it. I'm not sure ...
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ArcObjects C#: Create Random Points fails with ERROR 999999: Error executing function

I am having trouble running some ArcObjects C# code that calls create random points. I would not be doing this in ArcObjects, but I am suffering with the same issue using Arcpy as seen here: ...
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How can I release the lock file on a DBF after removing its join to a FeatureLayer using ArcObjects?

I found another post with two different answers on how to remove the join between a feature layer and a standalone table, but neither method successfully removes the lock file ...
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How to Convert ISelectionSet to ITable

I Have code ISelectionSet pSelectionSet; layer = AxMapControl1.get_Layer(0); pFeatSel = (IFeatureSelection)layer pSelectionSet = pFeatSel.SelectionSet; ITable table = pSelectionSet as ...
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How to delete a feature class from a GDB using ArcObjects for Java?

I've seen this solution which may works in ArcObjects for VB/.Net: How to overwrite a shapefile or feature class using arcobjects When I try to convert it into Java, I get a ClassCastException on ...
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Remove Shapefile lock

I have an ArcObject Dissolve procedure that creates a shp in a directory. This dissolved layer is a temp layer and is not added into ArcMap. I would like to delete it when the user clicks a button ...
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Printing MXD at A3 always prints at B5

Context ArcGIS 9.2 Build 1500 ArcObjects Windows Forms application running outside of ArcMap, similar to ArcEngine product. Accessing mxd to print out page layout to A3 paper. Mxd is saved with ...
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.net arcobjects draw polygon(rectangle) can not start at the preferred location

I am using the sample code (draw a polygon on the screen) provided by Esri but it seems I cannot start the drawing from a location I want, every time it starts at wherever the function(or tool) ...
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ArcMap keeps crashing whilst using simple C# .NET addin

I honestly have no clue what is causing this. I want to have a message appear that tells me which layers are selected or not. Here is my code: using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using ...
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Rotating rasters using GDAL Geotransform (and ArcGIS Desktop)

I am working on a GDAL driver for a proprietary grid-format. In some cases, the grids are rotated in order to get smaller file sizes. In my GDAL geotransform array, I do the following (showing a ...
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Rotating raster grids using ArcObjects changes cell size in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcObjects, namely RasterGeometryProc, to apply rotation on grids. The transformation works fine. However, when looking at the grids properties in ArcGis, the cell sizes has changed. ...
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ArcObjects WPF Legend Toolkit Control doesn't show layers

I'm starting to develop GIS applications using ArcObjects for c# and WPF. I have to say: what a difficult disorganized and not well documented API, but that's another story. I'm trying to migrate a ...
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INetworkBuild throwing exception of file read/write error?

I Have a code that executes well in winxp but recently i am working in win7 the earlier code runs well in win7 also but only the build network is throwing me an exception of file read /write error can ...
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Which version of C# should I learn for ArcObjects with .NET?

I'm wanting to pick up ArcObjects and have decided on C# over VB as my language. I know that arcpy uses python version 2.7. If I had started learning python 3.2 to learn arcpy I'm sure I would have ...
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Searching for features added in an edit session with QueryFilter only works when using object id or no WhereClause

I'm getting strange behaviour reading added features from a feature class while within an edit session. The feature class is in a personal geodatabase and is open in the map control in an ArcEngine ...
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What is ArcGIS Pro .NET SDK?

What is ArcGIS Pro .NET SDK ? Can I code with ArcObjects?
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How can i draw sectors by lon/lat (for each record) in a table

I found a short code in the net (Sub CreatePie and Sub CalLine) that draw only for one point. I want to draw many point, so I make a table Temp.tab with 4 columns: Cellname, Lon, Lat, Azimuth I want ...
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Quick method to evaluate MXD project for dashed line

ArcMap export of a layout to Adobe Illustrator file converts all dashed-line symbology into dashes or dots that are not selectable as one object. How can I use ArcObjects .NET to access symbol ...
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Editing ArcSDE table with ArcObjects?

The link below provides a code snippet for editing an ArcSDE table with ArcObjects. Are there any other or newer code examples out there of how to edit an ArcSDE table by using ArcObjects? Edit ...
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Convert labels to Annotation addin crashes ArcMap

I am trying to write an ArcMap (10.3) Add-In in C# .NET that will convert labels to annotation. I have used a majority of the code from the relevant snippet on the ESRI resources website. When I run ...
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Navigating ArcObjects Object Model Diagrams (OMDs)?

How does everyone get round navigating the different Object Model Diagrams (OMDs)? I can work with single interfaces no problem, but when i have to use multiple interfaces I struggle to get my head ...
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The best way to convert points to polygons using ArcObjects

I have a set of points from GPS I want to convert them to polygons..I have two approaches to do this.1- convert points to polygon..I do this with below code: private IPolygon ...
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Empty output with ArcGIS CopyFeatures

I am automating a process in .Net and calling the ArcGIS CopyFeatures geoprocessing tool multiple times. The source feature class is always in a file geodatabase and the result is always a new ...
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DrawPolygon problem in DrawDynamicLayer

I have a class that inherits from BaseDynamicLayer and I override the DrawDynamicLayer() method. Is there something special that needs to be done for a successful inDynamicDisplay.DrawPolygon(poly) ...
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Create Polylines from arrays of points

Let me describe the data setup. A line has been provided as an array of coordinate pairs, one for each vertex. This array is variable in size, anywhere from 2 to 200 coordinate pairs per line. What I ...
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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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Track Map Events in ArcObjects Dockable-Window Addin

I'm building an Addin for ArcGIS 10.2 with c#. It is a dockable Window, that will host some controls for our custom export solution. I want to listen to Map-Move events of the main map ...
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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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How to set min and max value for stretchType: esriRasterStretch_PercentMinimumMaximum

How can I set the min and max values for the stretch type "Percent Clip" in arcobjects? It's possible to set the Stretch type: rasterStretch.StretchType = ...
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Call attribute window with ArcObjects C#

I want to programatically call AttributeWindow using C# ARCGIS SDK. UID uidDockWin = new UIDClass(); uidDockWin.Value = "esriEditor.CreateFeatureDockWin"; dockWindow = ...
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Fastest Way to Intersect Envelope with Multiple Feature Classes ArcObjects

I have the situation where I am doing a large number of intersections and I need to do them fast. The situation is I have a iMap with 1 or more layers and a series of envelopes, lots of envelopes. I ...
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Guidelines for using ArcObjects from Python

By far, How do I access ArcObjects from Python? is my most read and referenced Q&A on GIS Stack Exchange. In spite of that success, it's probably one of my weakest areas when it comes to actual ...
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vb.net arcobjects spatial query get fields value of desired layer only

Currently I am using ArcObjects (10.2.1) in vb.net (vs 2012). What I intent to develop is a spatial query tool. There are 2 steps in the function: (1) Use "Select Features" tool in ArcMap to select ...
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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 run spatial query get fields value of 2 layers?

Last month I ask a question "vb.net arcobjects spatial query get fields value of desired layer only", url vb.net arcobjects spatial query get fields value of desired layer only. Now there is some ...
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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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Scripting creation of cogo polylines including curves

Is it possible to create polyline features from cogo type text files? I have some files that have survey type coordinates in them and they contain straight line segments as well as curves (defined by ...
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ArcGIS Custom Toolbox crashes ArcMap 10.0

I have prepared Custom ArcToolBox using ArcObjects in java. It was working fine before though was giving NullPointerException but this something java related error and that is fine. Later I have ...
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How l make seperator and button menu in customized Toolbar?

How can I make seperator and botton menu in customized Toolbar using ArcObjects?
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How to save a layer file with a relative path

In VBA, how do you save a layer file (.lyr) with a relative path? I have some code that loads a shapefile into ArcMap but I am unsure of how I go about using this shapefile to then save a layer file ...
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Optimize Code for Spatialdata intersection

I am working with ArcGis with c# and I Face some major issue and I do not reach why that issue is occurs. I am creating a shape file using ArcGis SDK which is created successfully. I have 500000+ ...
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ESRI Flash Command in custom code

I would like to implement the same flash feature command that ESRI uses when accessing the context menu on a table row. I have used the following successfully to flash a selected feature: ...
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Getting started with Arcobjects

What is the best route or place to get started with arcobjects if one is not a developer and not aiming to become a developer? I've been using gis professionally for a long time, almost two decades, ...
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How to use ArcObjects to choose GeoTransformation?

I’m currently building a Desktop add-in tool with ArcObjects that: Asks a user to select a feature class Reprojects the feature class to Web Mercator Executes some geoprocessing The initial ...
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Is it possible to access the Catalog window programmatically in ArcMap?

Specifically, I would like to get the selected object, similar to the way you do in ArcCatalog through IGxDialog.SelectedObject. Is there a way to do this? So far I can get the Catalog ...
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Get selected features on ArcMap in arcMap Addin (eclipse)

I am building a custom arcMap Addin button which onclick event tells info about selected features. Following is my java class --- public class Break extends Button { /** * Called when the button ...
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How to get an ArcGIS custom tool to run fom the command line?

I have been experimenting with ESRI's CalculateArea custom tool and it works fine running within ArcGIS from a toolbox. Then I wanted to see if I could run it as a standalone script from the ...