File geodatabases are a proprietary data format created by ESRI.

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Publishing feature service from local file geodatabase using ArcGIS for Server?

How is it possible to publish the feature service from a local file geodatabase i.e. not using an Enterprise geodatabase such as Oracle via ArcSDE. When i try to create a feature service it gives me ...
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Text time to datetime field not working [on hold]

I have a text field in a FGDB with time in the format hh:mm:ss and would like this to be a datetime object in a new field. I don't think FGDB can use only time and require a date, it would be fine if ...
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Loading files in Whitebox GeoSpatial [closed]

I just discovered Whitebox geospatial but cannot figure out how to load or open a shapefile.
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Points not displaying in feature class in file geodatabase

I was working with shape files when I recently decided to put all my shape files into a single file geodatabase. I just tried to add some more points to the feature class by inputting the coordinates ...
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CAD to GIS: Missing Layers

I have a CAD drawing that opens in true view (the free version) and I identified the layer I wish to export. Now, I want to bring the layer into ArcGIS and merge it into my geodatabase. However, the ...
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Using non-unique names for attribute indexes of file/ArcSDE geodatabases?

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop. Within a file geodatabase does an attribute index name need to be unique? I thought that it did, but I have not been able to find any documentation to say ...
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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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Linux based QGIS File Geodatabase access

I have looked for a "recipe" to get QGIS to read FGDB but cannot find anything. I'm fairly new to Linux and need a step by step procedure or somewhere to find the steps. I'm running QGIS 2.14.3 Essen ...
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Selecting only time in datetime field

I have a 'date' field (is a date field) in ArcGIS that contains both date and time: 'mm/dd/yyyy HH:mm:ss' and need to query only the time portion regardless of the date. I need times between >= 09:00:...
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Split disconnected polygons into separate features after using clip tool?

I'm working with a series of forest polygons (geodatabase feature classes), which I'm trying to clip to an area with a specific land use history (marked as "undisturbed" in the screenshot below)in ...
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Querying points based on multiple gdb-based layers?

I have several dozen different gdb data sets that collectively make up the areas that I'm looking at in QGIS. I have two additional shapefiles with points and I need to figure out which of those ...
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Appending Feature Class from Geodatbase to another using ArcPy?

I'm trying to write a python script to load feature class from an existing geodatabase to a new one, here is my script: import arcpy from arcpy import env import os import traceback #Set up ...
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Using FileGDB in QGIS?

I'm trying to load an ESRI FileGDB of USDA gSSURGO data into QGIS, but I'm having some trouble. I followed the instructions at KyngChaos.com to compile GDAL 1.11 and add the FileGDB plugin (running ...
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Debugging FeatureClassToFeatureClass giving ERROR 000732?

I get this Error when trying to run the FeatureClassToFeatureClass_conversion: Traceback (most recent call last): File "", line 1, in arcpy.FeatureClassToFeatureClass_conversion(...
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Generating WMS service from file geodatabase and layer files using no ArcGIS software?

I'm just starting with GIS. I'm using Leaflet to get a WMS layer. It works fine, but I want to know how can I serve the tiles from my own server. I have a .gdb file and several .lyr files. What I ...
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Setting default value in FileGDB table column during GDAL/ogr2ogr export from PostGIS?

I'm doing an export for one table (table name: 'schaden_polygon') from a PostGIS-database (db-name: 'mydata') to ESRI FileGDB via ogr2ogr commandline-tool. The PostGIS-table contains a column 'm_uuid' ...
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Viewing ESRI File GDB features without installing software

I'm looking for a way (Open source or otherwise) to view the contents and the features in a File GDB without installing any software locally. Are the any current websites or web/map services or ...
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How do I calculate a field to be equal to another?

How can I calculate the StreetNames field to be equal to the values in the TEMP field in the below feature class attribute table? I am working in a file geodatabase in ArcMap version 10.1.
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Setting default gdb from ArcPy?

I created a new gdb by arcpy.CreateFileGDB_management('e:/Rstack', 'new.gdb') arcpy.env.workspace = 'e:/Rstack/new.gdb' But how to set this new gdb as my default gdb by arcpy, without opening ...
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Accessing File Geodatabase on server?

In my company I am working with ArcGIS for Dektop on my PC with data stored at the company server (mapped path). I have trouble working with File-GDBs: I can not import data to the GDB (only an ...
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Creating Map Service composed of multiple raster datasets as independent layers [duplicate]

I have 100 .tiff images of paper maps that have been georeferenced and stored in a file geodatabase. Many of these images overlap and they all have collars that contain information that must be seen ...
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Assign multiple domains to multiple feature classes within a geodatabase

I have a geodatabase that has multiple domains (50 +) and I want to assign them to specific feature class fields (there's over 50 feature classes) in an automated way because I'd like to run this ...
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Controlling XY Resolution on file geodatabase feature class output from Append?

This question arises from research into Appending polygon feature classes with already repaired geometry produces feature class with WARNING 000442: self intersections from Check Geometry? Before ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 layers in data view but not in layout view or table of contents

This is a bit of a difficult question to ask, and I've never encountered this problem before nor can I find any resources for help. I have spent considerable time editing line feature classes in one ...
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What has prevented a “better” format than shapefiles from being widely adopted? [closed]

Reading through this answer got me thinking: Why hasn't a better format than the shapefile been widely adopted? Shapefiles have (as I'm sure most of us have noticed) many annoying quirks, ...
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Cannot see data in Attribute Column and also in Data Frame

I am working on water network using geometric network in ArcGIS 10.2.2. I was working on data, suddenly my PC restarted by itself. After restart I opened mxd but I could not see my pipelines and ...
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Esri File Geodatabase The parameter is (or has) the wrong kind of geometry

One of my tools was having problems, during debug I encountered a new error based on FDO error codes: Case -2147220982 fKnownErrNum = "The object has been deleted and is no longer valid." ...
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Can this Be Recoded to Be More Efficient with Respect to Processing Time?

I'm very new to GIS but have been asked to parse through any given ESRI GDB file-folder without using any ESRI product. I've been trying to focus on using Fiona and Shapely as these seem to be ...
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How to split ESRI file geodatabase into two or three by region?

I have got a ESRI file geodatabase(10.3) with many feature-classes(Polygon, Polyline & point). I don't have enterprise ESRI license. I have to split the entire data into two unique parts to do ...
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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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What is the ogr2ogr syntax for exporting from Oracle to Spatialite?

I want to export data from Oracle to spatialite, 3 tables with geometry and 1 attribute table. Alternatively, I already have this data written out nightly using ogr2ogr, but the output location is a ...
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Using a join in Arc with feature classes containing a definition query always return an inner join

At Arc 10.4, I am attempting to do an outer join (using the "Keep all records" option) between two file geodatabase feature class layer tables. Each of the two tables has an identical Definition ...
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Troubleshooting File Geodatabase Parsing in Python / Fiona?

I'm a noob, so please bear with me. I have a test GDB file-folder that I have been able to verify that it does contain features through using some of ESRI's tools. The code I have seems simple ...
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How to do a Spatial Join after opening a GDB file with Fiona?

After I successfully open up an ESRI GDB file/folder with Fiona, what open-source Python package should I use to do a spatial join? I was told Shapely is not the appropriate package for this. I am ...
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Is it possible to make a geodatabase feature class invisible?

I am working on creating a report for a customer that requires using a couple tools in arcmap then export values to a dbf. They then have to run a crystal report that pulls data from Oracle in the ...
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How to Parse Through a ESRI GDB File/Folder After Opened with Fiona?

I should point out that I'm a noob. I'm playing around with making a python gui app and believe I have opened an ESRI GDB file/folder using: with fiona.open(GDBPath, 'r') as sourceGeoData What I'd ...
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Arcpy update cursor: stop iteration error

I have 1 csv with municipalities and their corresponding zip codes and a GDB of houses which contain address, municipality but no zip codes Objective: add the zip codes to the GDB table import csv ...
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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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How to get an ESRI spatial reference in XML for Pathfinder Export?

I am trying to export from Trimble Pathfinder into an ESRI Geodatabase, in UTM10N (EPSG:26910), however I do not have a spatial reference XML setup in the export preferences. I looked into how to get ...
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Arc collector: cannot enable offline mode for map

I am trying to setup arc collector for offline data collection in remote areas. I have followed steps from a few ESRI tutorials, Problem: when I try to "enable offline mode" for the web map within ...
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Seeing Attachments from File Geodatabase at ArcGIS Online? [closed]

I have a feature class (Buildings) related to a table in a file geodatabase (Assets) (1-M RC). The Assets table has attachments of its own (PDFs): mean it has another table in RC with blob data that ...
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Bulk Converting Data Using FME

I am currently in the process of converting a large quantity of Ordnance Survey Vector Map Local data from .gz to Esri feature class within a file geodatabase. The process is working correctly but ...
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rename table/feature class in filegdb using ogr or qgis

According to the OGR SQL docs, it doesn't appear that it is possible to use and ALTER statement to rename an existing table (featureclass) inside of a file geodatabase. RENAME statements can be run on ...
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qgis feature classification of filegdb datasource bug?

When I am trying to create a symbol classification from a filegdb datasource in qgis the list of unique attribute values is not being populated when I hit the 'Classify' button. It loads a single ...
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Match Button Greyed Out in Interactive Rematch Window

I used ArcGIS 10.3.1 and built a composite address locator from 5 address locators. All locators are in the same file gdb. I geocoded addresses in a table within the same file gdb and tried to rematch ...
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Multiple python import from feature class into feature dataset in geodatabase

Is it possible to create a python script to import shapefiles/feature classes, from different sources into specific feature datasets in geodatabase, but in one script? I managed to write the script ...
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Multiple Relationship Class Links Attrbute Information Put In One Table after Intersection

I have made a file geodatabase that has one shapefile (we will call it shapefile 1) and four tables in it (we will call tables 1-4). I am trying to make shapefile 1 have relationships with all four of ...
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How do I save a geodatabase from the internet that has ftp?

How do you save the geodatabase on the ftp ? It only has the name of the geodatabase with the extension .gdb on it and when I right click on it and it just says download... I have never done it ...
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Naming Conventions in ModelBuilder?

I am new to using ModelBuilder, however, I have created a model to create "straight lines" that represent multiple stream condition monitoring. I have multiple gdbs, and within, multiple feature ...
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ogr2ogr append 1 row to a File GDB feature class's data table

I export a polygon layer from Oracle to a FileGDB using ogr2ogr. I need to append one row to the data table, with '0' for numeric fields and 'No Elements' for the one string field. In ArcGIS, I run a ...