Geoprocessing is a GIS operation used to manipulate GIS data. If you are performing geoprocessing using ArcGIS then the tag Geoprocessing-framework is specific to that software and should be used instead.

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Seeking geoprocessing tool to find all DTED tiles that intersect an Area of Interest (AOI)?

Does a geoprocessing tool exist that can find all DTED tiles that intersect an AOI? I have a area of interest represented by a polygon and DTED tiles (some of which intersect with the AOI). Is ...
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Furthest point from polygon/point

I want to calculate distance between smaller dots (they represent towns, villages etc.) and these larger red dots (capital cities of admin. region). My goal is to show wich location is the furthest ...
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How to enable multithreaded processing in QGIS?

I have found multiple links that appear to say that this now exists in QGIS 2.2, but it appears that it's only using one core to full capacity. This is running on Ubuntu 14.04 The current process is ...
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Using arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management on Shapefile and Feature Class

The larger goal with this code is to create a temporary polygon based on the calculated coordinates (which it does), then to see if the polygon intersects with the "unobscured_FC". After I run the ...
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Get two Shapefiles into one extent

Using QGIS 2.12: I have two shapefiles. One is a: xMin,yMin 4452526.72;5331472.42 : xMax,yMax 4453161.88;5332883.26 extent, tho I have set it to GK (DHDN) the other one is a: xMin,yMin -46.874;-6....
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ArcGIS Dissolve gives Error 999999 on one computer but works on a different one

I'm trying to run the geoprocessing tool "Dissolve" on a single feature class in a File GDB, yet I'm getting the error 999999 "the operation was attempted on an empty geometry", but there are no empty ...
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QGIS 2.16 GRASS geoalgorithms don't work?

I have problem again almost like version QGIS 2.14. I did not solve the problem. QGIS 2.14 GRASS geoalgorithms don't work? I install C:\MinGW and now QGIS grass geoalgorithms don't work? There is ...
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How to extend polylines to the nearest point

Hi could anyone tell me a way of getting my polylines to search for a point within a certain number of meters of their start/end points and extend to it? edit: There was some broblem uploading a ...
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Showing wilderness areas in national park using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm having a problem trying to find out what tool can accomplish the task I need to finish. I have been working to create a data-set showing “wilderness” areas in a national park( I have this as a ...
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Create Centerlines of a Polygon Buffer Feature, ArcGIS 10.3

I have seen another method for this to create centerlines, but that involved splitting the line and deleting the line closures. This is a huge network and the time involved in that would be impossible....
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Writing Validation Scripts for Tools built with ModelBuilder?

I'm working within ArcToolbox. I understand how to create toolboxes and the scripts that accompany them. Most toolbox scripts have a validation script. (Right click tool -> Properties -> Validation ...
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Delete temporary files from geoprocessing in ArcGIS 10 and above

I am seeing my computers C: drive fill up quite quickly. I assume its from many geoprocessing things I have done. Is there a way to find the files Arcmap creates as temporary? The folder I am in is, ...
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Joining multiple fields to table and export new table as join field name using ArcGIS Geoprocessing?

I am using join field tool to join table (info tables/.dbf) to one a shape file. I am trying to use ModelBuilder, as there are around 100 tables (each with 5 columns X 50-150 rows), each has to be ...
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How to calculate frontages of city parcel data in ArcMap 10.0?

I need to calculate the length of polygon frontages (along streets) from our city's parcel (i.e. lot) data in order to do an analysis on lot frontages in various zoning districts. How can I do this?
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ArcGIS 10.3.x - Publishing GP tools as GP services using Python 32- or 64-bit dependencies

Desktop environment: Windows 10 64-bit, ArcMap 10.3.1, Python 2.7 32-bit (installed by ArcMap) Server environment: Windows Server 2012 64-bit, ArcMap 10.3.1, ArcGIS for Server 10.3.1, Python 2.7 32-...
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Erase function creating empty output with layer that was buffered [closed]

This is in ArcMap. I have a shapefile of a vegetation coverage that I buffered by 1 mile. I'd like to remove the area inside the newly buffered area using the erase function. Every time I run the ...
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Geowebcache and Geoserver Layer preview low quality!

I am very new to the GIS Industry, I have encountered a big problem, the cached layer is on really low quality! Here are the details: Gerserver 2.8.3 Tomcat 7 Java 8 VM We are using GeoTIFF as ...
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Error:The type initializer for 'Oracle.DataAccess.Client.OracleConnection' threw an exception

I am developing custom geoprocessing tool (class-library project) on ArcGIS 10.2. This project uses Oracle.DatAccess from ODP.NET 1.0 . This is a simple tool which queries - oracle 10g database and ...
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How to write shapefiles more efficiently in GeoScript?

I've created a geoscript (in groovy) to create a shapefile from generated geometries with certain attributes. It's a heatmap consisting roughly 65.000 polygons with an attribute storing the ...
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Result Window in ArcGIS 10.1 is not Opening

I booted up ArcMap 10.1 today and found out the Results Window was not opening up. Background info: ArcMap is running through a virtualization program through at my company. Similar issue has ...
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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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SAGA GIS work with python API error

I want to work with python API and SAGA GIS. I am very new with this work. The first step I find one module for example Slope, Aspect, Curvature and I take with right click one python script. python ...
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Error during file transfer using data utility

I attempted to retrieve a data file from my Trimble Geo7x by copying the file set directly from My Documents on the device into a folder on my PC and then into the data transfer utility by connecting ...
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Merge attribute of points into a polygon : Arcmap 10

I have points layer which the attribute looks like this: FID Shape ID Lat Long 0 Point 2065 -5.51666 106.48333 1 Point 2319 21.93333 120.73366 I also have polygons layer : FID Shape ...
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What to use as split field or target workspace with Split tool?

I'm trying to use the split tool in arcgis 10.1 but I dont know what I should use as the split field or my target workspace. W:\S&P\s&p techs\Emily\Geodatabase\Geodatabase.gdb this is what I ...
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Problem when executing Dissolve method in ArcEngine

I'm always having a problem in GP.execute() when trying to execute this method. Here is my code: Friend Function DissolveFeatures(ByVal pInFLayer As ESRI.ArcGIS.Carto.IFeatureLayer, ByVal ...
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Iterate over multiple shapefiles, changing year from “2014” to “2015” in file name

I have about 50 shapefiles I would like to change each of their file names which contains "2014" to "2015". I would like to use a python script but have not been able to figure out how to do it. I ...
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QGIS - choosing layers for geoprocessing tools

Am I right that if I want to choose layers for geoprocessing tools I always have to choose the shapefiles via the path directory? I can't drag and drop them from the layerwindwow on the left like in ...
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Finding differences between shapefiles using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Every month I have to QA/QC some streets data for an entire county (over 47,000 records). The first step is to compare the two files. Currently, I'm using a tool that was created in house via VBA ...
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Generate magnetic map from magnetometer readings

I have a fluxgate magnetometer, and I would like to know how to plot a map of the readings. We have the magnitudes in Nano Tesla of the X, Y, and Z axis, temperature and the GPS point of that ...
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Better way to get raster values for a large number of point features?

I have several projects with tree point features (SpecialStatusSpeciesPoint) that contain up to 2,000,000 records. I am trying to record tree height (Hgt) and base elevation (BaseElev) values, based ...
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Rows and columns too high

I currently have a 5m DEM with 6000 rows and columns. I need to keep the spatial resolution but reduce the number of rows and columns to 1000. I have used the basin tool to separate the DEM and ...
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Set a split policy/rule on a field without domain in ArcMap

Can you define a split policy or split rule on a field without a domain? When a domain is involved, you can set the default value of the field and chose a rule for when a feature is split or merged. ...
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Get residential coordinates by zip and crid_id

I have information about residentials from USPS (zip code, crid_id, etc.). I need to get coordinates of polygon that will wrap every residential (crid_id) in special are (zip code) Data example: http:...
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Writing Python script for ArcGIS to square polygon corners? [closed]

I'm looking for a script that will square the corners of polygons that are near 90 degrees but not exactly. Near could be dealt with via a variable, for example within 5 degrees of 90 (85 - 95 degrees)...
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Not all polygons digitize when converted from lines

I have a polyline feature consisting of a grid. I attempted to convert this grid into a polygon using the "Feature to Polygon" geoprocessing tool, and it appears that not all lines have been carried ...
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How do I physically order overlapping ArcGIS features?

I have a feature class with multiple overlapping polygons. It's a highways fc and contains underpasses, overpasses and at grade roads & intersections. The problem I have encountered is that the ...
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using the output from Make NetCDF Table View for table to table

I have a nc file and I used Make NetCDF Table View tool to build a table view and then use table to table tool to make a .dbf file. when I do it manually in ArcGIS it is done but when I use stand ...
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arcgis viewer for silverlight?

I use arcgis viewer for silverlight and publish geoprocessing tool to arcgis server. How can I use published services as input on geoprocessing tool and show result on map service? I want to make ...
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Building pie chart map based on square shape, starting with land use soil shape in QGIS?

I'm a beginner and I usually use Qgis. I would build a map made by a pie chart pattern, as in the picture attached. The pie chart returns the values in percentage of the land use soil. I would like ...
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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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Feature Compare Tool giving ArcGIS Error 999999? [closed]

I'm running the ArcGIS feature compare tool against 2 point feature class layers. I'm comparing 9.1 SDE layer against a 10.1 SDE layer. In the feature compare tool one of the input options is '...
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Finding angle between intersecting features in two feature classes?

Recently, I came across a solution to find the angle between intersecting features in two feature classes posted by Alex Markov. I followed the steps but ArcGIS geoprocessing gave an error message ...
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Which is the faster way to copy data to another feature class: Feature Class to Feature Class or Insert Cursor

I have a feature class with 1 million records. Which is the faster way to copy data to another feature class: Feature Class to Feature Class or Insert Cursor?
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Opening >10gb DEM files and clipping?

I have a 5m DEM for an entire province in Spain. It is over 48gb in size and is in asc file format. I only need a very small, 50 km² area. I open the DEM in ArcDesktop, and i get the loading bar ...
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Eps files from map export are not containing a vector image

I have made a custom map export service, which exports my map in a range of formats. However I have noticed that .eps files, exported using the arcPy function: arcpy.mapping.ExportToEPS(mxd, ...
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Toolbox blank when sending to someone else?

I have a toolbox with two models that I am trying to send to someone else. I am working in 10.4 and he is working in 10.3. I save my toolbox as a 10.3 toolbox and send him the .tbx file, but when he ...
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Exporting feature class into multiple feature classes based on field values using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a feature class with over 2,000 features, and I need to make them all individual feature classes based on a field. I know there has to be a way to do this, but I just can't figure it out! ...
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Polygon Neighbors not found in Proximity Toolset of ArcGIS Desktop 10.0?

I cannot find the Polygon Neighbors tool. I have searched for it as I usually do and I have also browsed the proximity toolset but it is not there. The other Tools, e.g. Buffer and Near are there and ...
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How to generate Buildings ID numbers inside parcels

In order to decrease manual data entry, I would like to automate a task to generate numbers for all buildings inside a parcel starting with 1. For example, I have 4000 parcels and each parcel has ...