Use this tag for questions about the ArcSDE (Spatial Database Engine) component of Esri's ArcGIS for Server that is one way to enable access to spatial data stored in a Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS).

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DBMS and ArcSDE Architecture for Large (Mostly Non-Spatial) Dataset

I have ~1000 fixed points representing data collection stations with multiple sensors, and a csv that is ~4.5GB of values in the format: id pointid sensor measdatetime measvalue 50345 500 ...
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Unable to add feature class based on database view in ArcMap

To solve Rendering features based on relationships using ArcGIS for Server?, we created a view in the database that joins the two tables together. That works fine. I see the feature class in ...
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Can ArcGis accept SQL field names with spaces?

Im working on an integration project that is providing data from our billing system to ArcGis. Field names can include spaces which are acceptable in SQL Server if enclosed in brackets eg: [Street ...
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Creating a VB.net Dataset in Visual Studio 2010 from an SDE Geodatabase

I am building an ArcMap Addin that contains several Windows Forms with controls that need to be bound to a database. I am trying to decide whether or not to use a native SQL Server Database or an SDE ...
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Rename the output file ArcGIS

I am copying a tons of features from a file geodatabase to a database server. First I created an enterprise geodatabase connenction and after a database connection. In the first step I added a ...
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Versioning in ArcGis? [closed]

I create 2 replica by tool CreateReplica_management. This tool return 2 mdb: A.mdb with feature class FC1, FC2. B.mdb with feature class FC1, FC2. First user edit FC1 from A.mdb Second user edit FC2 ...
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Connecting to Oracle database on a network in python

There is lots of information out there on how to do this, unfortunately, it all looks like Greek to me. I need a connection to a DB so I can add and use tables and featureclasses contained within ...
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How to re-register a one way replica geodatabase

Long story short. Arcmap crashed during one of my regular synchronizations of a replica geodatabase created through one-way replication checkout. Upon reloading it seems to have unregistered the ...
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Unable to save edits. The requested operation is invalid on a closed state [State_id=3411]. Arcgis 10.4 oracle 11g

Recently updated our system from Arcgis 10.3 to 10.4 (both client and server side). When trying to edit my versioned arcsde oracle database following error appears. The error message reads: ...
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Best practice for loading shapefiles into ArcSDE geodatabase using web application

We are developing a web GIS using Flexviewer and we want to allow users to upload a shp file and insert it into a ArcSDE geodatabase. I think there are two steps at least. upload the shp file (zip) ...
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Not able to register spatial view with sde

I am using 10.2 ArcGIS and SOL Server 2008 R2. I have created a cross database spatial view in sql server using following syntax: USE [pipelines] GO SET ANSI_NULLS ON GO SET QUOTED_IDENTIFIER ON ...
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ArcGIS 10.1 SDE database schema other than SDE or DBO

Just wondering if it's possible to apply a schema other than SDE or DBO to SDE feature or raster tables stored in an enterprise database on MS SQL Server 2008 R2. I have got a new customise schema ...
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How do I retrieve a feature outside of ArcSDE into an IFeature in ArcObjects?

I would like to be able to use Entity Framework with a repository pattern for non-spatial querying of my SDE Sql Server database. I was hoping to reverse code-first engineer the database with the ...
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Connect to certain timestamp for child version

In ArcMap you can connect either to a historical marker or to a specified timespan by changing the version within the subtab Historic. I am however not quite sure on which parent-version this new ...
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Same script works in ArcMap Python window and fails when executed on different computer?

I have a simple python window script: mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument("CURRENT") df = arcpy.mapping.ListDataFrames(mxd)[0] sr = df.spatialReference ...
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Get domain descriptions for multiple fields using SQL (ArcSDE 10.3/Oracle back-end)

How can I get domain descriptions for multiple fields using SQL (ArcSDE 10.3/Oracle back-end)? I have successfully used the Oracle SQL in the ESRI document: Resolving domain codes to description ...
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Debugging 'module' object has no attribute 'SdeWorkspaceFactory'?

I am new to python, am debugging one of existing python code, where am facing an error "'module' object has no attribute 'SdeWorkspaceFactory". Earlier this code was working fine but suddenly does not ...
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Changing ArcSDE version of *.mxd in ArcPy?

Is there a way to switch the version a .mxd data source is pointing at without using arcpy.mapping.findAndReplaceWorkspacePaths? I have a script that automates map book production that works very ...
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How can I create a definition query to show the next 5 years of data, based on a text field with the year on a joined table in SDE?

I need to show the next 5 years of construction data, but I want it to automatically update what is shown based on a text field called ConYearStartNbr that shows when the construction is set to start ...
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Auto-generated field in ArcSDE for end user

The objective: Create a process where a coworker can open an .MXD, start editing, add a feature to represent a complaint, then add records in a related table to represent an inspection. Along the way, ...
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Export from SDE to Shapefile Bug

I'm exporting data from a large-ish SDE feature class (888,628 features) to a shapefile. I'm using the ArcMap GUI export process (add the SDE feature class as a layer, right click >> Data >> Export ...
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Receiving Error ORA-0094 B Invalid identifier when try to reconcile versioning in ArcSDE for Oracle?

I have one Edit child version and one default parent SDE version. When I try to reconcile from Edit version to SDE default version this error is coming. Error ORA-0094 B Invalid identifier I am ...
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Feature linked annotations not updating when editing attributes in features?

I am using ArcGIS 9.3. I have a copy of an original SDE database with feature classes, annotations, and relationship classes for those annotations. The copied geodatabase is an exact replica of an ...
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Transfering features class from ArcSDE to File Geodatabase using ArcPy?

I would like to know if it's possible to use python to transfer features class from SDE into a GDB and then transfer it back to SDE without losing SDE parameters such topology, versionning, ...
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Date Query 10.3 SQL SDE vs FGDC

I have a date field "FIRE_DSCR_DT" that I want to query for a specific month(s). For example,I want to get all of the records where the month = January. This query did not work in SDE, but it did ...
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ArcCatelog 9.3 feature classes with annotation relationships allowed in a geometric network

I have a gas utility dataset that we are working on getting converted into a geometric network for easier analysis. The feature classes are part of an ArcSDE and have a ton of relationship classes ...
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Resetting ObjectID after running Delete_Features on ArcSDE feature table?

I have a python script that deletes all features on an ArcSDE feature table and then inserts new features to it. I noted that the ObjectID keeps incrementing from where the last feature was with ...
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Monitor open sde connection

How can I monitor the open ArcSDE database connections without sdemon? I need to see at any time how many sessions are consumed from my app and if they are related to ArcGIS. I use Oracle 10.2.
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Successfully added a Database Server but nothing inside (ArcCatalog)

I'm just a newbie in using ArcGIS. I'm trying to create a Web editing application in ArcGIS Server Manager like this post does here, but after added a Database Server i realize that there is nothing ...
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Table doesn't match base table schema in Geodatabase Versioning?

ArcGIS 10.1 sp1 with Oracle 11g I've got a versioned feature class that I have discovered has a base table with a different schema than the corresponding A table. (A + registration_id from ...
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Edit default version table view using SQL Server

I have a ArcSDE (10.3) geodatabase setup which is versioned as we have a few people working concurrently on the data. However, I want to run some background scripts in SQL Server to update the default ...
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Copying ArcSDE geodatabase to file geodatabase using ArcPy?

I would like to make an exact copy (domains, feature datasets, feature classes, etc.) of an SDE database to a file geodatabase. I have tried several possibilities, including: using the Copy (Data ...
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Transforming coordinate that lies outside a grid transform (e.g. NADCON)?

As I understand it, a datum transform (e.g. urn:ogc:def:coordinateOperation:EPSG::1241) based on a grid interpolation method, e.g. NADCON, is undefined outside of the grid of points. Therefore the ...
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ArcSDE edits not showing up in ArcGIS Server Geodata Service?

I've got an ArcGIS Server GeoData service against an SDE MSSql database. When changes are made to the source data, the edits don't appear to show up in the GeoData service. If I restart the ...
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shapefile to sde and vice versa

I have an ArcMap 10.3.1 basic License and therefore cannot export data to SDE's connections. Is there an open source tool that I can use to export shapefiles to an sde? I have found shp2sde and ...
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Adding rasters to mosaic dataset?

I'm working with an ArcSDE geodatabase v 10.0 in SQL Server 2008R2. I added more than a dozen of rasters w/o problem. Server: WIN 2008R2 12GB RAM SPACE: 1TB Created a mosaic dataset (empty) w/o ...
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Return table names for query layers using arcpy

The dataSource property for layers does not return the name of the tables used in query layers. Instead, it returns something like the following: 'Database ...
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How to disable spatial index creation by ArcSDE for Oracle Spatial

Working with arcsde 10.1 and oracle spatial 11g. I set the feature class in load_only_io before loading shape files. I am using geoprocessing tool (append) in arcgis to load shape file to ...
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How do I Customize an ArcGIS Map Service to Include Additional Items?

I am using ArcGIS 10.1 and attempting to publish a map service on a remote server running ArcGIS server 10.2. I have created a map service successfully and can view it via the ArcGIS JavaScript API: ...
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Getting full path of empty sde feature datasets (Children property from arcpy.Describe object won't work))

My goal is to copy all the feature classes in a file geodatabase into an sde geodatabase, skipping those elements which already exist in the output sde gdb. Both geodatabases have the same feature ...
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How do I automate a process to reproject and merge all feature classes of three SDE databases with multiple feature datasets included?

I have three different instances of SDE that have the same schema. Each SDE has multiple (5) feature datasets. I need to reproject all feature classe within these datasets to a common coordinate ...
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Direct connection from geotools to arcgis 10.3

Is it possible to direcly connect to ESRI 10.3 database using geotools ? I use geotools 13.0 and have ESRI database set up on oracle. Previously I was able to connect to SDE using gt-arcsde-plugin ...
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Retrieving attribute's domain using ArcIMS ActiveX Connector?

I have an ArcIMS Image Service that's consuming data stored in an ArcSDE database (both v9.3.1). Many of the layers have attribute columns that use coded value domains defined in the SDE database, ...
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Esri ST_Geometry function to make line from points

I'm attempting to write a SQL statement that joins two point feature classes, both in an Oracle ArcSDE geodatabase using ST_Geometry, and selects a line geometry connecting the points of each ...
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Create SDE-file returns warning but creates the file

When I create an SDE-file using arcpy I get the following warning: WARNING 000565: Could not connect to server. This is the appropriate code temp = r'C:\Users\admin\AppData\Local\Temp' host = ...
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Where are Object class extension GUIDs stored in Oracle?

Where are the GUIDs for object class and workspace extensions stored in SDE for Oracle? I've looked through GDB.ITEMS but can't seem to find it. I think SQL Server stores it in an .xml column but I ...
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How can I access information about ArcSDE historical markers via arcpy or SQL

I would like to be able to access the list of historical markers that is presented by in the "Change Version" dialog in ArcMap - ...
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Is it possible to replicate an SDE geodatabase including the archive tables?

I have a database in one location which I would like to replicate to another using one-way replication. In testing we haven't been able to replicate the archive tables, which is unfortunate because we ...
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ArcSDE In a version geodatabase, snap tool does not work on a database feature class

I am setting up a series of tasks for technicians to complete. To finish the map template they will be working from, I must snap leak points to gas mains using the snap tool. However, after running ...
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Error (-51), Extended Error 102 with Create Database User (Data Management Tools -> Geodatabase Management ->Create Database User)

I'm trying to Create Database User so I can register my sde geodatabase data with ArcGIS Server. I can see in my Server Manager that the user does exist, but does not belong to any of the Windows AD ...