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Copy and paste of dataframe in ArcMap table of contents?

I am new to ArcGis and I am currently taking a course. In one of the exercises Im supposed to copy a dataframe from the table of contents in ArcMap ( in data view) back into the table of contents so ...
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How to reimport/copy a shapefile where attribute table can be subsequently edited without changing original shapefile in QGIS

QGIS 2.8.9 I am having trouble when duplicating a shapefile and then going on to edit the attribute table of the duplicate manually. The changes I make are reflected in the original file - hence ...
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CopyFeatures from one gdb to another

Im trying to create a script that will copy the polygon files from one gdb into a newly created gdb but the files always are generated into the default gdb. ive played around with the "outputs" of ...
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Using Arcpy to copy features in a loop to a differing workspace

I've tried to create a script to loop through a folder and then clip the features. This works. My problem is that my new files are created in the same workspace (in my case Data) but I would like to ...
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Duplicating multiple shapefiles in multiple locations

I have created a design for a well pad with two well heads and an access road that I would like to duplicate in multiple (20) locations (i.e., the same site design will be used at multiple sites.) ...
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Copy DEM attributes to a vector point?

I have a point that I drew on a tiff DEM file in QGIS. The point doesn't have any information in the attribute table except an ID of 1. How can I make it copy the raster information based on the ...
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OS X Yosemite: copy / paste into shell GRASS 6.4.4. within QGIS 2.14.0

I want to know How to copy/paste into GRASS 6.4.4. shell within QGIS 2.14.0. I'm working with OS X Yosemite and the right mouse button doesn't work neither shortcut (cmd+c/cmd+v)
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Using Copy (Management) from GetParametersAsText() in ArcPy?

Having some issues getting the arcpy.Copy_management to work. Essentially I simply would like to be able to have a user select a folder which contains multiple shapefiles and copy them to another user ...
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Is it possible to copy and paste features in an online Edit function?

Using the ESRI JS API, is it possible to select a feature and then create buttons to copy and paste that feature? This would be done using the Editor Widget. If its possible to do this, but only ...
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Difference between Copy Features and Feature Class to Feature Class tools?

I have a feature class within a feature dataset in a file geodatabase (FGDB), and I need a copy of it in another FGDB. In ArcGIS 10.1, I've used the "Copy Features" tool, and it looks to be the same (...
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Copying annotation feature and pasting within same layer?

I am having trouble executing a very basic command which is to copy and paste an annotation within the same layer in ArcGIS 10.1. First, I created an annotation class, then created one label (a ...
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Importing / copying data from PostGIS to ArcGIS / ArcMAP

So, I'm working on a project using Postgresql and Postgis. We have a client using ArcGIS (10.0) and ArcFM. We are trying to export some data from postgres to ESRI, but we have our hands tied quite a ...
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Selecting all pixels from Pixel Inspector?

While using the Pixel Inspector, whenever I click "copy all values" it only copies values that you can see on the screen. Anyone know a solution? I need all the values to count the number of times 1, ...
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Create rectangles on centroid points in ArcGIS

I would like to create rectangles that placed on given centroid points. 1) There are hundreds of points. 2) Certain rectangle shape(not a square) file is given. 3) Create rectangles that place the ...
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How to fix symbols of layers when I copy .mxd to another pc?

I've created a personal geodatabase with feature classes and I specified symbols for them in an mxd project. I activated "store relative pathnames to data sources" in the Map Document Properties. When ...
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Edit Copy Feature Class Output Name

I have created a model that allows the user to delete and edit certain fields in a feature class (Simple model for first time users of ArcGIS so they don't mess up data). The first step of the model ...
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Deleting selected features with ArcPy?

I am having trouble deleting the features I have selected using 'arcpy.SelectLayerByLocation_management' tool. To use the select layer by location tool, you much pass in a .lyr file. My script ...
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Will killing ArcMap process while it's copying features corrupt the file geodatabase?

So..., I made the unfortunate decision to try and copy/paste 22,000+ address points into the same file geodatabase. It's taking soooooooo long.... So my question is, how much of a chance is there to ...
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Copying one or more layers (with properties, style, and path of source data) on ArcMap and paste into different ArcMap project?

I am using ArcMap 10.2.1 and i would like to take all the layers from one plan and bring them into another plan with all of the associated properties.
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Copy/Paste Qgis Plugin or derive new Plugin from existing one

I created a Python Plugin for QGIS and I want to experiment with various versions of this plugin. Is there an easy way to copy/paste a plugin or to create a plugin from another plugin? ( Otherwise one ...
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Copying schematics layout through ArcPy

I'm trying to hack a Python script together that simulates the "Copy Layout..." that's in the context menu when you right-click a Schematics diagram in ArcMap. If I copy the Shape and Rotation (for ...
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QGIS 2.10.1 Copy and Paste Problem - Attributes not showing

I have two shp layers with different numbers of fields and slightly different attributes of those field, like the column name or field length. I arranged them so they are in the same order and now ...
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ArcGIS Server JavaScript: copy attribute from feature snapped to

I have an application that allows the user to add a point (in this case, pipe breaks) and snap to a line (water main). I have been asked to pre-populate one of the attributes in the point feature ...
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Copying features from 'in_memory' to 'in_memory' using ArcPy?

I came across this post and found out about Copy_management(). Is it possible to copy an in_memory feature to another in_memory feature? I tried to test it using the following code, which fails: ...
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arcpy.env.overwriteOutput = True not working for one dataset

I am doing a basic copy from sde database to file geodatabase. I have a loop going through each feature dataset in the sde database, this loop is really basic it just uses arcpy.Copy_Management to ...
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Creating new empty vector layer that has same set of atributes as another layer and then copying subset of features into it

I am new to both Python and QGIS. Here's a sample of my code: unique = layer.uniqueValues(index) attributes = layer..dataProvider().fields().toList() assistant_layer = QgsVectorLayer("Point", "...
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Copying attributes from point layer to memory linestring layer PYQGIS

I've stacked a little bit with copying attributes. I have a Point Layer created from .csv file. For each feature in this layer, I'm creating a new Polyline geometry in memory layer. Cannot add ...
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How can I copy feature in ArcMap to a specified location

In ArcMap you can use the copy and paste on the standard toolbar or use the Copy Features tool on the Advanced Editing toolbar to copy the selected feature. But the former can only copy a feature to ...
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Up-dating postgis spatial table from CSV files

I have a PostGIS Table I produced from importing a layer file itself created from a CSV. I am getting updates to the main file through other CSV files and need a method of importing the new CSV's into ...
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Copying the visual shapes from another layer to the current one, while keeping the current layers' database

There are 2 layers that have similar shapes but small differences. I want to keep the shape of layer 1 while having the data of layer 2, which includes more data and it will be animated using ...
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CalculateField with variables

I'm trying to make a python script on arcmap 10.2.2 which will copy values from an old field (selected by the user) and paste them in an new field (named by the user). I wrote that: fc = arcpy....
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How to copy a group of layers between QGIS projects?

In ArcGIS I am used to being able to have a couple of MXD documents open and copy-paste groups of layers from one MXD's table of contents to another. This can save a LOT of time ensuring consistent ...
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Copy\ Paste folders and subfolders with python [duplicate]

continuously to How to copy a fgdb using Python? , i work with arcview 10.3 and ptyhon 2.7.8. I try to copy a folder (dir_src) that divided into a lot of subfolders (all subfolders contain files and ...
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How to copy table in ArcGIS for Desktop and keep same feature ID (objectID)?

What geoprocessing tool I can use to copy a table from SDE geodatabase to personal geodatabase, keeping the feature ID (objectID)?
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Raster Copy: Output bit size does not match specified value

Using ArcGIS (Map/Catalog) 10.0. I have a raster file (kdens) developed from point data using the kernel density tool. It is 32-bit float file format. I need this file converted to a polygon ...
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Add in copyfeatures into script

I am having trouble with CopyFeatures in my script. The files went being copied to the output folder. Can someone please assist. Here's a snippet of my script for ArcGIS 10.3; #Loop through shapfiles ...
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Copying attributes of one row to another row in polygon shapefile in ArcGIS?

I have a single polygon shape file in ArcMap with 25*25m grids, and I want to assign the attribute values of a single grid/polygon to another one close by i.e. copy attributes from a row to another ...
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Copy features from shape layer and paste them in postgresql layer

I have the features in my shape files and i want to save them on my cartaro website. My problem is when i paste the features ine my database layer ot works correctly but i havent the atributes of the ...
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Large dataset, how to copy values between fields

I'm in this position: i have a feature class containing about 6 million entries. I made a summarize and and generated a new table. I joined the two tables and now I need to copy the values from the ...
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How to copy paste layers from one QGIS project to another?

Using QGIS 2.4, how can I copy one or more layers (with its properties, style, and the path of the source data) on QGIS and paste it in a different .QGS project? I tried to make this, clicking in a ...
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QGIS - Save not working after copy-paste between layers

I am trying to copy points from one layer to another in QGIS, both shapefiles, both with the same schema, both point files, both with the same Coordinate Reference System. The shapefile was originally ...
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Copy Features (Data Management) and replace the new features

I am wondering if there is a method to copy and replace features from a source file geodatabase to destination geodatabase that have the same features name. example : if i have a file named ( A.gdb) ...
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Backup and restore GWC data with minimal downtime

I have a geowebcache of for an entire country for 20 zoom level have more than 85 Laksh tiles which is saved in C drive ,I need to move the same file into another system with minimum downtime , ...
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How can I enable a file to be edited if ArcMap won't let me edit it already?

I have two wetland layers. One file downloaded from the National Wetland Inventory and one from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Services. Both layers were downloaded through MassGIS's Online Mapping Tool,...
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How to emulate a specific vector grid in QGIS?

I would like to analyze data included in a pdf file. The file contains information on characteristics of 16km grid cells for a specific study area. The file also includes a map displaying the grid. I ...
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Adding polygons from an existing layer to a new layer (shapefile)?

I have an existing shapefile that contains parcel data. I would like to add some of the existing parcels to a new shapefile. I am using ArcMap 10.1.
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Copying raster from Raster Catalog

I have a Raster Catalog containing 4 File GeoDatabase Raster Datasets. Each raster is about 150-250 GB. I want to convert these to rasters with .TIFF extension so I can publish it in a map service. ...
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Creating a new shapefile based on an existing problematic shapefile

I have a large floodplain shapefile and would like to create a new shapefile based on coverage. I'm having major problems with the original (intersections and other errors) which I've been unable to ...
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How to copy data from one table to another using cursors?

I'm going to be as descriptive as possible. I have a table (TA) with values which are null for some rows, filled out for others. I have a table (TB) with the null values filled out. Dec in TA is the ...
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Is there a way to copy the mxd file with all of the files in that in ArcGIS?

Obviously the mxd doesn't contain the gdb files, and the linked raster files. So when I copy a project, I need to search manually the 49 raster maps from the other 4000. Is there an easier way to copy ...