ESRI geodatabase is a particular database schema designed by ESRI for managing "layers", "versioning", "topology" and other ESRI application specific storage requirements.

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Create table that is not registered with a SDE Geodatabase

I am doing some testing that requires having a table in a Oracle 11g/SDE 10.3.1 database that is not registered with the geodatabase. For instance, Adding an Incrementing ID Field can only be ...
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ArcMap 10.3.1 crashes trying to import feature class to geodatabase (GIS tutorial book - 1)

I am going through Tutorial 5-7 (in GIS Tutorial Book-1) and there is section called "Import files to Geodatabase" which is throwing error in my software where i cant import multiple or single ...
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how to create geometry type(point,line,polygon)on esri personal geodatabase*.mdb?

Qgis can not read geometry type on ms access*.mdb's table connecting with esri personal geodatabase *.mdb? This can open as test file, but unknow geometry type. Point can create using with "point ...
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Multiuser geodatabase update and invocation of arcgis web service

Can you advise me on the following scenario? I have a web service that can be accessed by multiple users, it represents different states in the US with colors depending on a number data field, such ...
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Create a Map scale for Geodesic circles

I need some guidance. I'm using an ESRI Base Map with Web Mercator projection(Wkid - 102110) in an web application using JavaScript. I'm drawing geodesic circles on the Base Map for a given radius ...
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Slow SDE Feature Class Performance

I've been experiencing slower than usual performance (noticeably slow time to draw as well as query, compared to similar feature classes) with a specific feature class in my organizations enterprise ...
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Creating model with two iterators that uses clip tool as input feature and clip feature

I have a Geodatabase containing each county as its own feature (~60 features). I have another Geodatabase containing data in the form of points, lines, and polygons for the entire state. What I need ...
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Not getting all decimal places when converting numbers to string (ArcObjects with VB .Net)

I would like to build some queries in my addin from layers in my map. I am having problems with double numeric types. esriFieldTypeDouble has 14 - 18 decimal places or more depending on the database ...
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Is it correct - according to database theory - to have a primary key in a geodatabase table, other than the OBJECTID?

I am making a data model for my geodatabase. I'm trying to wrap my head around the issue of primary keys in geodatabases, and wether or not my model is correct according to database theory. I would ...
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Where are replicas stored in the Geodatabase?

I'm trying to verify that "unregistering" a replica from the Manage replicas dialog does, in fact, delete the replica. I looked for a table pertaining to replicas, but all I see is GDB_REPLICALOG. I ...
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Geodatabase network dataset error “cannot acquire a lock”

I am trying to create a new network dataset within a feature dataset in a file geodatabase and keep getting the error "could not create network dataset. Cannot acquire a lock. Cannot acquire a lock." ...
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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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Using Editor tools in Arcpy script

I would like to create a custom merge tool that merges 2 polygons within 1 feature class together. I want to have a tool that merges 2 polygons and adds up a specific attribute. Is there any way to ...
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ESRI oracle multi editor schemas

Background: Oracle 11g, Arcserver 10.3.1 Our group is trying to organize our geodatabase based on application, much like how Sql server creates its instances. All our tables are at the master SDE ...
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How can I delete an ITable?

I have created an ITable but I need to be able to delete it if it already exists. How can I delete an ITable? This is the code that I have so far which checks for an existing ITable. public static ...
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How can I convert a DataTable to a GeoDatabaseTable

I have a DataTable full of "stops" and I want to convert it into a table that can be GeoCoded. However, I am getting an error when I try to execute it. The Message: Error HRESULT E_FAIL has been ...
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What is difference between version 2.10 & 2.14 in FileGDB driver support in QGIS? GDB version is 10.2.2

Problem is with QGIS Desktop 2.14.0. I need to edit a FileGDB in QGIS. I have followed the instructions shown in this thread and have added the option "ESRI FileGDB". But after I choose the ...
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Dynamically Create a Foreign Key for Relationship Classes

May be a relativity novice question but my research has turned up no direct answer. I have a feature class of land owner parcels that I would like to preserve its schema. I would like to add fields ...
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M-N relationship class in geodatabase with existing linking table?

I have a parcel database with an M-N relationship (Parcels to Deeds). I have already created and populated a linking table. We have also set up two relationship classes in the geodatabase for the two ...
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Geodatabase topology and geometric network on the same data

I know that I can't have a topology and geometric network on the same data in the same dataset in ArcSDE. But is there any solution how to do this? I need geometric network for generating diagrams via ...
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Copying database view into an enterprise geodatabase?

Say I have DatabaseA, which isn't structured in a way that allows me to reference it as a geodatabase in ArcGIS. Fields have to be renamed, geometry added, etc. etc. Now, it seems to me that what I ...
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Deleting feature classes from a geodatabase using arcpy.ListFeatureClasses()

Following up on Using FeatureClassToFeatureClass from list to concatenated list? The error I get is "Parsing error SyntaxError: invalid syntax (line 10)". Using the methods from above I am unable to ...
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Geodatabase performance and Archiving [closed]

We have SDE (10.3) running on SQL Server (SQL Server 2012 on Windows Server 2012 R2) Over time we've noticed our GIS performance degrade, and can have good days and bad days. We run versioned ...
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Link Excel Table to Access/Arcmap Personal Geodatabase Table

My overall goal: My coworkers have an excel table which they update/use frequently. The table is not in a format that arcmap can decipher. Therefore, I've created a locked sheet (in the format I ...
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Exporting photo from geodatabase

I have a lot of photos in the geodatabase, I want to export the photos to a file. How do I export the photos from geodatabse? What tools are used?
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“Spatial index is to small” from same geodatabase

I have an interesting thing going on. I have an ESRI geodatabase which contains numerous (versioned) featuredatasets. When I export for example a featureclass to a shapefile and try to import the ...
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How to change Linear Units

I have an ESRI feature class whose coordinates are 38.263, -122.672 Meters. When I load it into a data frame that uses the GCS_NAD_1983_NSRS2007 datum and the ...
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Latitude / Longitude Polygon from New Zealand Geodatabase or Shapefile?

I have access to ESRI Geodatabase and Shapefile: http://www.stats.govt.nz/browse_for_stats/Maps_and_geography/Geographic-areas/digital-boundary-files.aspx. What I need is to somehow get the polygons ...
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Connecting table and feature class in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a polygon feature class inside of my geodatabase, and I want to attach attributes from some tables that resides in a separate database. Is there any way to do this that would maintain the ...
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Releasing all schema locks in ArcGIS GDB

We use ArcGIS 10.3 products (Server, Desktop) with Oracle database. Our problem is we can not make any schema changes because of shared schema locks unless we stop all services and kill all database ...
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toggle the same layer with a query, Layer Control widget swipe option

I want to alternate the same layer with a query to the geodatabase , if there is one line over another, to see the differences separating them with the swipe option, but I have no idea how to start , ...
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Conversion from shapefile to geodatabase feature class in ARCGIS

I have converted feature class from a geodatabase to shapefile, and after that I have updated some polygons in shapefile. Now I want to get back to the same feature class or a fress/new feature class ...
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Mass ArcPy GDB Load

Looking for a best practice for loading mass quantities of data into an Oracle GDB using ArcPy. I'm attempting to load ~10 million records of Polygon and Point shape data into a GDB (~5M per table). ...
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relative paths in geodatabase work on some machines, but not others

ArcDesktop 10.3 I have a geodatabase with a polygon file that has a field of relative paths to PDFs. These PDFs are located in the same directory as the geodatabase. On one windows machine selecting ...
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Determine whether table is registered in geodatabase with ArcObjects

In ArcCatalog we can register a table in the GeoDatabase using the tables context menu. Now i'm trying to find a way with ArcObjects, to detect whether an ITable is already registered, is this even ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 extension (written in C# or Python) to show table description of selected point using ''Select by location''

I'm new in GIS. I saw in ArcGIS 10.3.1 function that was showing data about a selected point or limit in a table. It works, thanks to extension written in Python. I would like to know if that ...
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Unable to register gdb with the server due to sql server client incompatibility

There are two virtual machines: One where I've created an enterprise geodatabase on a Microsft SQL 2014 server- with a Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit Operating system And a second machine where ...
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ArcGIS Server License Update - Additional steps for Enterprise GeoDatabase?

I've already posted more or less the same question at esri's GeoNet Forum, but until now I have got any response. As my license will expire shortly, the is my second try to get some information before ...
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Keeping record of lock files when editing geodatabases using ArcGIS for Desktop?

In my organization, my group edits several Geodatabases and I am trying to find a way to keep track of them when GDBs are edited. Is there an Esri function or possible an Excel script that would ...
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Import ESRI GeoDB into QGIS on Debian

I looked in this site and found plenty of answers on how to import ESRI GeoDB into QGIS but they are Windows and MacOS. Anyone knows how to do it in Linux, more specifically Debian ?
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Can I change the pimary key for feature class comparisons with ArcPy

I'm using ArcPy to compare two feature classes from Esri file geodatabases using the Feature Compare (Data Management) tool. The script itself works very well. However it always uses the OBJECTID to ...
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How to programmatically load an annotationlayer to ArcMap

I have a geodatabase with an annotation feature class in it containing 3 subtypes. Now I load the featuredataset to the map with this code: IFeatureClass featClass = (workspace as IFeatureWorkspace)...
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Creating geodatabase administrator account other than SDE?

I need to create another account other than SDE and make it geodatabase administrator. Is it possible? I have already created another account and have given SUPERUSER priviledge. However I cannot do ...
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Map symbolization - style file: compute change for the Label?

Situation: How to get the attributes/values of a field COD in an Attributes Table of a Feature Class (picture attached - attr_table) using another field COD_SYMB (which acts as a key-field) in that ...
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ESRI LocatorFindParam and locator class throwing null error

I wanted to implement a search method for address in an app that uses esri. I am currently using the same code from this esri tutorial, however, when I run the code, locator.find(findParams)appears to ...
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subtype & domain from gdb to table (arcgis)

situation: have a geodatabase containing an obj class (main table) which has subtypes and these contain domains. need to way (e.g. script) to get those subtypes & domains in a "readable" table. ...
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Geodatabase disappears

I have an old ArcGIS 10.1 in my laptop. While I'm trying to create a geodatabase it gets created, but doesn't let me create new featureclass and/or feature dataset. I get the error:" failed to connect ...
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Determining local geodatabase release version with ArcPy?

Can anyone get the release version of a ESRI local geodatabase, using arcpy? I should be simple, and yet... I use the "Describe" function on both personal and file geodatabases, and need to retrieve ...
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Managing privileges for an ArcSDE database using SSMS

I am trying to mange users for my ArcSDE database via SSMS as opposed to tools in ArcGIS, to do this i want to set up two new user roles, data-viewer and data-editor, and then assign users to those ...
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How to add multiple fields to many Feature class using Arcpy

I have a geodatabase with multiple Feature Class (at least 100). I would like to add in each attribute table of each Feature Class, two new columns. I have to do that with a python script because it ...