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

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ArcMap 10.4: editing large-ish polygons very slow

I am working on creating a fantasy world using ArcMap 10.4. I have a feature class for landforms stored in a file GDB that contains many islands, including several that are several hundred miles ...
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NO values of field in attribute table is seen in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am having a problem in my ArcGIS 10 project. I had download land use data from my city but while opening attribute table the values for one of the fields (Land use values) are not visible.The file ...
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Splitting polyline with ArcGIS Pro snapping environment?

I would like to take advantage of the 64-bit environment and speedier screen refreshing for some editing we do. Although I personally don't find the ribbon interface very intuitive, the ArcGIS Pro ...
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Editing with Map Topology performance in ArcGIS Pro?

I have been working on some basic cartography for a fantasy world I am creating, and ArcMap 10.4 was being slow on editing some of the large island polygons I am creating. I figured that as all I am ...
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Alternative to 'Editors Merge' feature using Arcpy

I'm looking for a work around that has had me in a pickle for sometime. It involves combining a multi-part feature polygon into a single feature. Obviously if you were editing a shape you would select ...
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Creating shapefile and then edit it but get feature class does not participate in a network dataset?

I want to mark the drainage but cannot do it as it gives an error saying: The create feature task could not be completed. The turn feature class does not participate in a network dataset.
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Move multiple features, arcgis API for javascript

Is it possible to move more than one feature (polygon, line or point) at the same time using ArcGis Javascript API?
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ArcGis online app - editor stopped working

I am trying to use ArcGIS Online. I have a web map application but all of a sudden I am unable to create points when editing. I've tested the map service and editing via arcmap without any issues. ...
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Extending a line (e.g. road) using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop. I followed the instructions provided in the Help menu i.e. edit, select feature, edit vertices, and then used the continue feature tool to extend the line. Why ...
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Can PostGIS and QGIS provide dependable multi-user editing?

After considering a few options, I'm trying to give my 15-20 QGIS 2.2 users the ability to concurrently view/edit one or two basic point PostGIS layers, largest one has just 16,000 records. I've ...
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ArcGIS Modelbuilder: Merge features from same layer into one feature

How can I merge two features from the same layer into one feature when using the Model Builder? Outside of the model builder, this can easily be done with the Edit Tool. How can I make the same ...
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Is there a shortcut to create only right angles while editing?

While digitizing in ArcGIS Pro, I am wondering if there is a way while creating segments to allow only right angles. I understand that this can be done manually by entering direction, deflection, or ...
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Not able to edit PostGIS SDE featureclass in ArcGIS Standard

I have created an Enterprise geodatabase in PostgreSQL and now uploading OS MasterMap data using QGIS OS Translator Tool. The feature classes created are not editable, however if I create a blank ...
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Web-mapping with editing capabilities? [closed]

I'm embarking on a new web map project that seeks to display simple geometries (lines, points, polygons) and rasters/basemaps. Ideally, the map will also allow authorized users to add/remove/edit ...
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Is there a shortcut for switching between drawing Lines and drawing Arcs in ArcMap?

I normally use AutoCAD for something like this. I am digitizing parking lots and have to press the buttons on the toolbar to switch between lines and arcs while drawing. Is there a shortcut that I ...
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applyEdits to FeatureLayer does nothing

I am trying to create a series of layers using a county map of the US. In order to save load time I am only loading the county polygon geometries once, then using applyEdits ...
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I can't create/save changes in shape files on QGIS

I can't create or edit shapes in QGIS, the files are created on my system but cannot "fill" it with the features. I'm using QGIS 2.14.2 64bit Windows 7 This is the error i get when trying to save a ...
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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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Is there a plugin or another way to quicky edit the attribute features in QGIS?

I want to edit the field "name" of several roads in QGIS 2.14. How to do it very quickly? Currently I select with "Identity feature" tool that open Form Feature Attribute, then with the mouse I ...
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How to edit attribute tables using Python/ArcPy?

I am new to Python, so sorry for such a trivial question. There is a shapefile (let's call it Structures.shp) and the script I'm writing needs to update the value of only one record in only one field ...
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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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Is there a Web Based, Open Sourced, GIS Mapping Solution? [duplicate]

I work primarily with JSAPI in an ESRI environment at work. But I have some personal projects that I would love to compliment with a collaborative GIS solution without using Google. Are there any ...
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How to update polylines coordinates in postgis after editing the polylines in Leaflet

I have a leaflet map in wich I can draw polylines and edit them. Each time I’m creating a new polyline, I send my coordinates to postgis using a php script. When editing my polyline layer, I would ...
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MapGuide Fusion OpenLayers 2.13 ModifyFeature - how to get input object from Fusion…?

I'm looking for a way to pass the Fusion object's selected geometry into OpenLayers.Control.ModifyFeature to initiate an edit session for the user. Non-Fusion Example: ...
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Error: Objects in this class cannot be edited outside an edit session

I'm simply trying to modify the Default Editing Widget ESRI sample to show my extent and service and am noticing the following error in Firebug when trying to add a point: ...
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Equivalent of excel Alt+Enter in attribute table?

On Excel, you can do "carriage return", that is, jump a line, using Alt+Enter within a cell. When I copy a cell from excel in my attribute table, this format is respected. I can find no way to write ...
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Is there any tool/plugin for QGIS to easily select feature and edit attributes

I need to select polygons and change some attributes in a shapefile. I'm using Quantum GIS - I select the polygon, open attribute table and edit the attributes I want. I know there must be an easier ...
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Add features to point layer in QGIS 2.12

I work with QGIS 2.12 and i try to edit point layer by adding it more point features with "add feature" button. Here my point layer: after i add the features (features num. 58-62) i save editing. ...
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Is it possible to have the attributes fields already filled from the previous object?

I need to create a lot of points with lots of attributes, but most of the fields are the same, so I don't want to edit all the fields all the time. Is there a "remember previous fields" function ...
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How to view or import *.pbf file (OSM data, binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS?

How to view or import a pbf file (OSM data,binary format) in ArcGIS for Desktop or QGIS? Are any 3rd party applications needed? I would like to edit this file on any GIS Software.
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File Geodatabase - Feature Save/Edit/Add Error [closed]

USING: ArcMap 10.4 & ArcCatalog 10.4 FILE LOCATION: Local Was wondering if anyone came across the same issue mentioned below, as I'm haven't been able to find an issue like mine elsewhere - I ...
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Discrepancy between constructed line length and length recorded in attribute table in ArcGIS for Desktop?

Say that in an edit session I create a line of an exact length entered by keyboard - say 10' If I later measure that line using the measure tool, snapping to each end of the line, it reads 9.99998' ...
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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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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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How to decide the master part when you cut a multipart polygon?

I am splitting parts of a multipart polygon in an ArcMap edit session using the cut polygon tool. Is there any way to decide which is the part that will remain multipart and which is the part that ...
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Selection anchor is missing in Arcmap/Aligning a shapefile to another shapefile

Features got accidently moved without me noticing it before saving the edits, now I need to align them with the shapefile that is still correct. To do this I thought I could best use the anchor ...
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Recalculating full extent of File Geodatabase feature class?

I have a featureclass in an Esri file geodatabase. When I edit the features using the editor in ArcMap, and I delete most of my features and keeping only the ones in the middle, the zoom to layer ...
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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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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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Cutting raster using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I would like to cut a raster file that I have. Here I attach a example of how it is original: And this is how I would like it would be. (I have cut the image on Paint): Can someone give me a ...
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How to join nodes when editing a boundary?

Using QGIS 2.8.2, I have the following layer: I'd like to remove the white strip and have each end closed off. Looking more closely, I need to join the nodes at each end as shown in red pen, such ...
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Split tool not splitting line as expected in ArcMap?

I have a long line that I would like to split. Therefore I start editing, I select the line and, once I chose the split tool, I click where I want to divide my data. What I noticed is that in some ...
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Comparing features in GIS interface with Google Maps/Bing Basemaps - Which Co-ordinate system to use?

I want to compare some Geographic features in my data with Google maps in ArcGIS platform using a third party application. But I prefer the output to be in Local UTM cordinates. What is the best ...
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Is there any 'Auto-complete polygon' tool in QGIS?

Is there any 'Auto-complete polygon' tool in QGIS, similar to the one existing in ArcGIS?
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Does QGIS have an autocomplete polygon option like the one in ArcGIS?

I am trying to do digitizing in QGIS, but I do not see an option that I have seen in ArcGIS - autocomplete polygon. I would like to make two adjacent polygons topologically correct, and can not find ...
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Right mouse button on Layer

I used QGIS in "Lisboa" and "Dufour" versions. From when I first updated to "Lyon" and then to "Essen", in "Layer Orden Panel" I no longer work the functions associated with the right mouse button to ...
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Automatic marking or tracking of edited features

I'm working with ArcMap 10.2. What is a good way to mark or find edited features in order to keep track of them without manual field updating? Is there a way to have ArcMap automatically update a ...
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How to modify the edit widget in ESRI flex viewer 3.0?

I am running ArcGIS Server 10.0 (sp2) on Windows server 2008 64-bit with IIS 7. I am using the ESRI flex viewer version 3.0. I have created a feature layer and published it as a rest service and ...
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Keeping track of edited location in ArcGIS for Desktop?

With large datasets, how do you keep track of where you have edited across the map? For instance, I am editing a city's waterline and water valve data. I estimate using a 1:400 average zoom level. ...
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How to edit a DEM in ArcMap

I want to take a DEM and edit it using a tool in ArcMap where it will take all the areas above a certain elevation and lower them all to the elevation I choose. For example, I would want everything ...