Basic is the lowest level license of an ArcGIS product

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ArcGIS Server 10.2: Could not connect to the Map Server

I've installed an ArcGIS for Server 10.2 Enterprise Basic on my Windows server(Windows Server 2008 R2(x64), SQL Server 2008). I can publish service by ArcGIS Desktop 10.2 on my server, but when I ...
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Raster colormap setting in Arcmap not honored in GP tool

I am working with digital versions of paper maps. Here is what I am attempting to do: In Arcmap determine the value in a raster's colormap that is the undesired black mask / "no data" section. Set ...
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Obtaining areas from overlapping polygons

Using ArcView 9. I have a data set of about ten thousand parcel polygons and a similar number of driveway polygons extending from a roadway polygon into the parcel polygons. My ultimate goal is to get ...
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Reading data from nearest point and joining it to another point layer?

I have a set of points (villages) and another set of grid points that have a distance value. I need to identify the nearest grid point to the village points and then read the distance value and join ...
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Copy an attribute from one polygon shape file to another with ArcGIS

I'm very new to GIS, and have been toying with something that intuitively seems simple, but I can't make it work. I have an ArcView license (small municipal government). I have a parcel polygon shape ...
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Creating centreline for every polygon in submarine canyon database using ArcGIS for Desktop Basic?

I have the Basic license for ArcGIS and so I cannot use the collapse dual lines to centreline tool or the river bathymetry toolset by ESSA as they both need an advanced license. Any idea how I can ...
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How to cut unwanted area (polygon) using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop with a Basic level license. There are two overlapping polygon. Polygon A (with line stripes) and Polygon B (in beige color). Polygon A and Polygon B is a separate ...
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How to align big polygon over smaller ones using ArcPy?

I have to write a python script which is supposed to align an area polygon on the borders of other polygons coming from a cadastral plan. These polygons come from an official source, so they are not ...
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Do I have a basic Arc Map?

I need the near(dist) command, but I think I need to have a more advanced version than what I have. I have: ArcMap 10.0 (Build 4000) ArcGIS desktop 10 service pack 4 (Build 4000) license type: ...
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Calculate nearest distance in ArcView, XY coordinates

I am really lost and struggling because I have never used an Arc system before. I have two datasets. One with house locations, and the other with investment locations- each locating by XY coordinate. ...
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Intersect Multiple Layers

I have thirteen polygon layers showing species at risk ranges - I have a standard arc GIS desktop license, allowing only two inputs to the intersect/union tool at one time. I need to create a "hot ...
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Topology Editing using ArcView (now called Basic) license level of ArcGIS Desktop?

I am building a geodatabase from data collected on a GPS handheld in the field. The GPS device collects decently accurate information but I need to make sure all the polygons, lines, and points are ...
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Converting KML files to shapefiles ArcView license level of ArcGIS for Desktop?

I only have an ArcView 9.3 license at work. What's the best way to convert a large KML file to SHP format? I tried the DNRGarmin tool to import, but the file was too large for that particular ...
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How to enter metes and bounds descriptions in ArcMap with only a Basic license?

I am using ArcGIS for Desktop 10.1 Basic without extensions. How can I convert a metes and bounds description such as below? For example, 47 degrees, is there a way you can convert the degrees ...
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Setting ProductCode for python script (Citrix environment)

I have set up a python script in ArcToolbox for our users. However when running it with ArcView 10.0 licensing the script fails with: ERROR 000824: The tool is not licensed I think it's an ...
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How to write XML attributes from feature with ArcView license?

I need to generate xml of attribute data of a feature, but I have only Arcview license so, I can't use Export XML tool. What are my options? What is wrong with this code (after applying search ...
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Create a Minimum Spanning Tree based on a street network (ArcView)

I hope you can help me with my network analyse problem (ArcGIS 10.0 SP2 - ArcView License) Background: I try to create a network of fiber optic cables to specific points along a street network. ...
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How to get label text for each feature in vb.net in Arcview

I am trying to get text for the label that Arcview is going to place for each feature when the labeling is on, so that I can write it to a file. Since the labels may have complex operations involved, ...
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Testing if shapefiles intersect from a list using intersect: ArcGIS

I am new to programming and scripting in general, so please bear with me. I have generated a list of the location of all the shapefiles for my workplace. The files are all placed in folders, no ...
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converting data from excel into shapefile help

I am using ArcView 10.0 and this was given to me via excel spreadsheet. The client asked to ID the damaged source points. First time needing to do this with excel. How do you convert this data from ...
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Cadastral Fabric 9.3

I am using ArcView without any extensions. Is there an alternate program out there which uses Cadastral Editing (Parcel Editing) or something similar? I downloaded the ArcEditor 10.0 trial version ...
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model builder iteration

I am trying to develop a model in modelbuilder that will allow for a number of polygon shapefiles to be paired with each other. Say a group of 3 shapefiles (1,2,3) located in the same folder would be ...
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Is possible to use ArcView select and query data from Geoserver WFS?

I am looking at implementing a GIS solution using GeoServer. If I implement a GeoServer solution is possible using ArcView via WFS to select and query data? From the research I have done it looks ...
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How to select all dangling polyline features with Arcview license?

I have a city roads shp file and would like to identify (select) all the locations where a roads ends (in other words dangles). I am working in ArcView 10. I do not want to use a topological tool ...
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Adding leaders to point symbols if they overlap using ArcGIS Desktop?

I've added symbols to one of my point shapefiles, but for several datapoints this has resulted in symbols stacked on top of each other because there are multiple sample types for one sample location ...
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Using data from Arcview on OpenLayers

I'm newbie on this. I got some GIS data on Arcview but I want to develop a Web based GIS, I've found that OpenLayers is pretty easy to me because I'm Javascript/jQuery developer, the issue is that I ...
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How do you Convert a .sp1 file into a Shapefile

I was previously able to convert .sp1 files into shapefiles, but that was last February. I can only remember how to do some of it. How do you convert them into shapefiles ? These are preplot ...
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Placing image inside of Label using ArcGIS Desktop?

In ArcView, can I add an image to a label? Assume I have the photograph path as an attribute.
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How to distinguish installation of ArcView from ArcEditor?

How would I tell an installation of ArcView from ArcEditor, if looking at only the installed files? Specifically, how do I distinguish ArcView 9.3 from ArcEditor 9.3 ArcView 10.0 from ArcEditor 10.0 ...
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Polygons from Polylines in either ArcView or FOSS

I have 20,000 polylines in a .gdb that represent about 5,000 building footprints. Some of the building footprints have pretty substantial gaps (image below). I would like to snap the polylines closed ...
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Is there a way to clip an image with the basic ArcView package (9.3)?

Is there a way to trim a geo-referenced air photo to an irregularly shaped boundary? I tried the clip tool shown in my attachment, but it didn't work. It looks as though the output extent field ...
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Slow Labeling in ArcMap 10 (ArcView License)

We recently updated most of our users to ArcGIS10. One of my users is having an issue with incredibly slow labeling in ArcMap. The shapefile geometry displays right away, but the labels take minutes ...
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Distance between a line layer and several other line features (arcGIS 9.3 Arcview Licence)

I have a "Drain" line layer (with 150 lines) that I need to calculate the distance from lines to all objects within 120m. I've tried doing a spatial join and its great but I need more than just the ...
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AutoCAD to ArcView

I recently got a paper copy of the as-built plan for my institution (a botanical garden), which I assume was produced using AutoCAD. I've got a bunch of graduate students coming for a week in a couple ...
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Alternatives to Maplex Labeling Engine for ArcGIS Desktop?

I am running ArcGIS 10 (ArcView) with the standard labeling engine. I am very familiar with Maplex and have used it in the past but it still lacked the "feature-linked" functionality given the type of ...