Editing is the process of modifying feature geometry, locations, and attributes of spatial data.

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“construct points” troubleshooting

Apologies for the potential simplicity of this problem but I just cant find a solution! I need to create a series of points along a line at a specific interval. I am using ArcMap 10.2.1 and the ...
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What can I do when snapping doesn't work correctly?

I'm trying to manually edgematch some adjacent polygons. When I try to add a vertex to snap it to another vertex on an adjacent polygon, it invariably undoes itself, as shown in this video that I made ...
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How to Buffer selected polygons within same feature class using ArcGIS Pro?

When editing in ArcMap a workflow I used to create a polygon feature with a donut polygon in the same feature class around it was to: Digitize the polygon Use the Buffer from the pulldown on the ...
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how to draw a polygon in leaflet and add it to geojson file

I am working on a small project with leaflet. the goal of the project is to show a geojson file and updating it dynamicaly from the window of the web site. I have imported the geojson file to the map. ...
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Is it possible to edit line vertices in ArcGIS online?

I can edit the line vertices I create in Collector, but can't figure out how to edit the vertices directly in ArcGIS online. I can change the length of the line, but not the vertices in ArcGIS online ...
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Creating Parking Spaces in ArcGIS

I am trying to create parking spaces in ArcGIS. I have multiple parking lots and need to create rectangular spaces for each spot that I can color and give distinct attributes to. In addition I need a ...
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Aggregating polygons with space between them

Im currently editing a large dataset that has large chunks removed throughout (buffered road network). The areas adjacent from each side have coinciding attributes, but have this large erased area in ...
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Publishing feature layer with enabled editor tracking overwrites edited creator attribute

trying to publish a populated feature layer via ArcMap 10.2.2 (share as > service) to ArcGis Online with Editor tracking enabled, without having all "Creator" and "Editor" Attributes being overwritten ...
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Snapping polygons while reshaping edges?

I have two Polygons, A and B, in two shapefiles. Is there any automatic way to reshape the edge of Polygon A according to the edge of Polygon B?
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Keeping streaming on in ArcMap when switching editing tools?

I have this problem constantly, because I digitize for work. No one there has figured this out and I was wondering if someone can tell me how to do this, because I'm tired of constantly hitting F8 and ...
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Editing with ArcGIS API for Silveright?

I am using the ArcGIS Silverlight API to edit data in an ArcSDE SQL Server geodatabase. I have been told that any editable feature classes must be registered as versioned in ArcCatalog before they ...
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Editing an ArcGIS Online Hosted Feature Service with ArcGIS Desktop Basic

I'm working to develop a workflow to edit ArcGIS Online hosted feature services on desktop. The Create Local Copy for Editing and Synchronize Local Edits with Server functionality works as expected ...
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How to display vertex markers in QGIS for non-editable layers?

I've a PostGIS layer with read-only privileges. Is there any way to display the vertex markers of the layer?
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Attribute Inspector for points - JavaScript API

I am attempting to get an application working where editors can click on a point feature and edit a form. I need the form to have a save button that when clicked will apply the edits to the feature. ...
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ArcSDE 10.1 Insert/Update Trigger on Adds (A) Table (Oracle 11g) and Feature Services on ArcGIS Server

I'm trying to use a trigger to update a versioned dataset in an SDE environment. Basically, I wanted to implement a system of unique ids called GISID. Initially, when a feature is created (inserted), ...
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How can I set Changed flag in ArcMap using ArcObjects.NET?

In my task I changes representation geometry in selected features. When I edits something in ArcMap manually, question dialog about saving changes causes: Editor - Start editing Edit geometry Editor ...
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How to access components on UIFileLayout?

I have followed How to programmatically associate a layer with a custom UI? and added successfully my custom *.ui file to the editing window in QGIS. Now I would like to add an action to my custom ...
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Why can't I edit attribute table imported through 'text as layer'

I imported the coordinates from an Excel table. They show as single points as intended. Now I want to add columns to the attribute table, but I'm not able to edit it. I wanted to import the following ...
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How to adjust the tolerance when showing vertices with the V key (ArcGIS)

When in the editing mode in ArcMap, it is possible to approach the mouse cursor close enough to a feature and press the V key. This will show the vertices of the feature. However, you need to move ...
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Automatically updating user-edited features in QGIS plugin

I am working on a plugin for QGIS (2.12). It uses data stored in an Spatialite database. When the user creates a new feature, the plugin should: update the feature attribute table (the popup form ...
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Features lost when creating “Local copy for editing”

I want to edit a hosted feature service from AGOL (no server). I followed the steps to create a local copy for editing, however when I do this - not all of the features exist in the local copy. I ...
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Erdas LPS : how to rename points_ID values?

I'm working with ERDAS LPS 2014, i would like edit the name given for my GCPs and TPs (add the following suffix : "_w"). I tried to do that thanks to the "formula" menu... in vain. I did not find a ...
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ArcGIS Editor Attributes Dialog in ArcObjects?

Is there a way to update the Editor Attributes dialog to populate/refresh on ArcObject feature selection code? The attributes dialog only seems to respond to a manual view selection or manual table ...
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Creating 3D lines from 3D points

Can you tell me the procedure in ArcGIS 9.3 to create 3D lines which connect the 3D points using the elevation of the points. For example, if pointA has 20 elevation and pointB has 30, then the line ...
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Why are layers imported into a DB with Spatialite-Gui locked from editing?

I have a Spatialite DB which I have imported some shp files too using Spatialite-Gui. I have full read-write access to these layers via the Spatialite-Gui, however when I open these layers from QGIS I ...
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Can't replace attribute with field calculator

I have an attribute table where one of the columns (laeskaerm) has been edited/created by checkboxes on 2 different machines. Result: it contains both 1, 0, true, false and NULL I'd like to replace ...
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QGIS force saving edited data of layer

I am facing an issue I found in QGIS 2.12. My layers are WFS layers. I use QGIS in a Windows tablet to edit some data in the street. After working for some hours in the street and editing a bunch of ...
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Extending line by adding point at end of it using QGIS?

I'm using QGIS 2.8 to modify a line. I need to add a point on one end of this line, and then move this new point further away, leaving the original end point in the same place. I can manage to create ...
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Reshaping polygon shapefile using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a polygon shapefile of my country, but the borders of it are not accurate (according to Google Earth maps borders). I searched the web and I could not find an accurate shapefile for the ...
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Changing/editing original feature class referenced in ArcGIS map package?

I created two different map packages (say, mappack1 and mappack2) that included a common layer (polyline feature class in a file geodatabase, say LINE). Then I unpacked mappack1 and edited the common ...
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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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Merge Feature Records with Identical Parameters in Two Different Fields using ArcPy or SQL [SOLVED]

I'm trying to merge feature records based on identical parameters in two different fields using Python or SQL. I have a polygon feature class with ~800 records, that I've intersected with another ...
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How to split multiple lines into equal parts or overcome split tool limitation using Basic or Standard license?

I would like to split multiple lines into equal aproximately 10m lengths. (Line length / 10m = number of segments) The split tool can only split one selected feature at a time. To overcome this I can ...
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Editing X,Y of point in shapefile using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Arcmap 10.1: I edited the coordinates within a shapefile. They are long/lat but the point will not move to that new coordinate on the map. I know this is probably a simple fix but for the life of me I ...
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Cannot Edit ArcGIS Server Map service with feature access enabled

My problem is that I can't edit the features in my ArcGIS server map service but when I publish this service to ArcGIS online all editing functions work very well, So here is what i have done: ...
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Problem rotating features

I'm trying to rotate multiple features in a certain angle, but each on its own pivot, is there a way to do it in ArcMap? Whenever I try to select the features and use the rotate tool all of them ...
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Snapping leaves small gap between features in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm using classic snapping in ArcGIS 10.1. At the scale (1:5,000) that I'm using to snap the edge of one rectangular feature to the edge of another rectangular feature, snapping seems to work fine. ...
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Determining when ArcGIS feature was created? [duplicate]

In ArcCatalog I'm looking at a feature's table fields. The DATECREATED column is empty for all features. How can one determine when a specific feature was created?
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Invert area on OpenStreetMap

One of my biggest frustrations with OSM is adding non-forest/wood areas to an otherwise completely tree-covered area of land. I'd like to know if there's any way to invert the selection of say, ...
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Adding Special Nodes to OSM Data for pgRouting

I am currently creating a system to route pedestrian to open areas. I used OSM data and osm2po to parse the data for pgRouting. Now, I want to create new nodes with an additional attribute or flag to ...
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How to update geometry in ArcObjects?

I'm just starting with ArcObjects and I want to update coordinates of geometry vertices. Specifically, I want to swap X, Y coordinates for each vertex of polygons (which can be multipart and have ...
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How to reshape polygons with curves in ArcMap?

I'm looking for a good method for reshaping parcel polygons that have curves. One side of a given polygon (like in my screenshot) has a curve but for some reason, the other side was made with straight ...
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Determining if feature is editable using ArcObjects?

I am using the FocusMap.FeatureSelection to return all the currently selected features. I want to process only the currently editable features and leave the remainder alone. How can I quickly ...
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ArcGIS error: Unable to save edits. Raster dataset already exists

When I edit my attribute table then try to save edits an error message appears on my screen: "Unable to save edits. Raster dataset already exist." Why does this error message appear? My table of ...
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Is it possible to not show node in editing mod QGIS

I actually have a plugin that allows me to draw on a vector layer (I made it based on the FreeHand Editing Plugin). When a mouseMoveEvent is detected, it creates a new point on the vector layer and ...
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Add and edit Oracle Spatial Layer in QGIS

When I connect oracle layer are not enabled me all editing options. I can create and delete but not update. It is an issue of users? permissions or privileges? metadata? All works OK in ...
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Save Edit destroys the Sketch Tool

I have edit tool(s) in ArcObjects (ArcGIS10.3). The first tool is "Create a new Polygon' and following is the code: Note: mpEditor is class member and Project is in Edit Mode private void ...
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PostgreSQL trouble editing points / lines / polygons in QGIS

I have a problem with postgresql and QGIS : I can add points/lines/polygons and fillup field But I can't : delete points/lines/polygons modify points/lines/polygons (move or modify field) ex : ...
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How to remove a node in QGIS

I want to remove some nodes from a shape file using QGIS 2.10.1 I enable editing I click on the Node Tool I click on a node I want to select (it turns blue) However, once I select this node I am ...
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Moving Point Features (within a Polygon) to the Edge of those Polygon Features

I have a bit of a complex task, and was wondering if anybody has knowledge that could assist me. Data: Water utility data that is not connected through a geometric network. Data includes Parcel ...