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How to publish many MXD files in ArcGIS Server 10.1 automatically?

How to publish many mxd files in ArcGIS Server 10.1 automatically? I have about 60 mxd files and I want to publish them automatically. Is there any way to do this?
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Making Table data available to a map service

I am trying to make a non geographic table available to a map service. I thought you simply added the table to the MXD and publish it with a relate to the field they were linked and then publish the ...
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How to serve web maps with user-specific datasets from ArcGIS Server

I am a new ArcGIS Server user and am trying to understand how our web mapping application specification would fit into the ArcGIS Server map services architecture. Our application should support ...
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Is there a service that would return me all streets in a city (ZIP)?

I am looking for a service that you know of, that would return me all streets in a city (ZIP) for the purpose of building a drop-down (or auto-complete) address entry field. Thanks
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Why are annotation features containing both GraphicElement and TextElement objects not drawing in an ArcGIS Server map service?

I am building annotation features with Python/comtypes/ArcObjects. The annotation works great in ArcMap (10.1), but it is does not draw when published to a map service in ArcGIS Server. Each piece ...
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Is it possible to reference data using mapped network drives instead of UNC path in arcgis server services?

Has anyone managed to create a service using datasets referenced via a mapped network drive letter on windows? ESRI support claims it is not "supported", but I want to make sure it is actually not ...
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Tips for minimizing shapefile size without compromising geographical detail?

I work for a state government's fisheries service, and lately we've been digitizing a lot of our regulatory boundaries within the state's waters that we'd like to service out on web maps. ...
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Russian GIS Data

Which companies are the best suppliers of vector, geocoding, imagery, and POI data in Russia? Which companies provide a complete service (which includes the above data types and also routing, ...
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ArcGIS Server: Limit creation of cache tiles to certain areas by providing a feature class

This is my first question on stackexchange; I hope it's O.K.! I am publishing a map service to ArcGIS Server 10.0. I cannot succeed to limit the creation of tiles to certain areas only, instead of ...
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slow to draw mapservices after access featureLayers within an ESRI Mapservice using Javaascript API

I am working on creating an online map using ESRI mapservices as a basemap and existing mapservices on our arcserver.. The problem I am running into is that the mapservices we have here are really ...
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Dynamically generated map overlay with map server - what's the best option?

I'm facing a problem and would like to ask your help finding the best online mapping solution! Project details: The User can pick 1 from several hundred territory based functions to map its values. ...
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Restart ArcGIS Server Map Service From Command Line

Is there a way to restart an ArcGIS Server v10 Map Service from the command line in Windows 7?
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WMS,WFS Services in Mapserver

I am new at Mapserver. I was trying to get WMS and WFS services started but could not get any simple article to start the services from scratch and display service data into openlayers. Please ...
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why is my findTask Not working correctly? can someone please look at my code and see if I have missed something?

My findTask is from the SAMPLE on ERSI's website http://help.arcgis.com/en/webapi/javascript/arcgis/help/jssamples/find_map_datagrid.html I have incorporated into the project I am working on. I've ...
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What is the most efficient way to publish different thematic versions of the same large feature class?

I have a large feature class containing many thousands of polygons. For several reasons, at least part of the time in our development/deployment process, it lives in a file GDB. It is part of a map ...
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How to use an ArcGIS Server cache directory with multiple (differently named) map services?

We have a map service named 'X' that created and uses tiles in a cache directory 'Folder_X'. I'd like to create a second map service named 'Y' that uses the same cache directory - that is, it serves ...
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Adding table to the MapServer so the layers and tables can be associated

I'd like to add tables to my MapServer. I want it to include both feature layers and tables which enables me to associate the layers with the relevant tables and retrieving the necessary fields of the ...
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ArcGIS JavaScript API: onAnimate Error

I am trying to zoom to a point in ArcGIS JavaScript API (3.9). I am doing this one of two ways, I am either grabbing a point feature from ArcGIS Server (10.1), or I am grabbing the center of a polygon ...
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Is it possible to create a new service definition file from an existing ArcGIS service?

Is it possible to create a new service definition file from an existing ArcGIS service? I have a python script that updates data on a daily basis. I have figured out how to restart/overwrite my ...
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Poor rendering performance in ArcGIS Server tiled map service and crashes logged

I have a number of map services in ArcGIS Server (10.1, running on 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2) and only one of them is cached. Caching is configured on-demand as there's no way I can store the ...
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How can i use ArcGIS server 10 mapservices in openlayers?

I'm new in openlayers . i'd like to use mapservice of ArcGIS server 10 in open layers.I search and found examples of using an ArcGIS Server 9.3 Rest API layer for openlayers. I found ...
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Why do my map labels disappear when publishing as a service on ArcGIS server?

I am developing a map service, rather basic, with some polygons and labels. Surprisingly, when I deploy this service on the production server, the labels disappear (see here). I have a second local ...
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Using QGIS to access data delivered by ArcGIS for Server?

Can I use QGIS to access data delivered using ArcGIS Server? The following servers don't seem to be compatible with QGIS http://www.topofthesouthmaps.co.nz ...
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Publish XY Event layer to ArcGIS Server

I'm trying to publish a map service using simple xy data from a table in SDE; however, whenever I try to create the MSD, I'm told "no can do" by ArcMap. I would like to be able to simply add xy ...
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How to save corrupt map service back to Service Definition (*.sd) file?

I have a corrupt ArcGIS Server Install and don't want reconfigure the existing services. I understand that one can take a service definition file (.sd) and publish it as a map service on ArcGIS ...
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I would like to access specific layers in an ESRI Mapservice and toggle them on and off

I have access to number of ESRI Mapservices and would like to be able to access specific layers within the mapservices in my online map application I am working on creating with the ESRI Javascript ...
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publishing arcgis map services to a different server

Is it possible to publish a map service to a server different to the one where ArcGIS Server was installed? If so, how can this be done? Thanks!
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How do I set options for individual layers within an ESRI Mapservice?

I've been working on an internet mapping site to include ESRI basemap layers, and in-house mapservices broken out by layer.. I have gotten that far.. I am also still fairly new to javascript..so, ...
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Intersection problem: too many elements?

I have this code where an IGeometry shape (4-5 circles not filled) should be intersected with another layer's features // Convert from IGeometry to ADF Geometry Polygon ...
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How to restrict user access to map services on ArcGIS for Server?

If we have all our map services published on one server, can we configure it such that our users can only see or access a only a subset of the map services? Thanks.
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List Map Services and Publish/Delete Map Services using Python in ArcGIS 10.1

I looked at the link http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#//00s30000004s000000 which describes listing of map service for 9.3, how can we do this in 10.1, moreover I am trying to ...
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How to start an ArcGIS Server 10.0 cached MapService without database connections?

I have a cached ArcGIS 10.0 MapService that I need to start but the DB which was used as the datasource for creating the tiles is no longer available. Is there a way to start the service without ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Restrict Map Service to specific IP Addresses

I've been asked if it is possible to restrict access to certain map services so that only a few whitelisted IP addresses are allowed to connect. What is the easiest and most straightforward way of ...
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How to Export Data from a Map Service?

I'm using a map service which shows points for oil and gas wells. It's useful to view them in ArcMap, but what I'd really like to do is be able to export them for use in another program, such as ...
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ArcGIS - World Imagery Map Service - Force Higher Resolution Imagery

I am using the ArcGIS world imagery map service in an ArcGlobe project. Based on the scale and perspective of my view, imagery updates between different resolutions. Sometimes two resolutions are ...
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How to Make my Legend Service for ArGIS Server 9.3 Map Service SSL?

I am developing an application using map services served by ArcGIS Server 9.3. The application must be completely https since it is shared through a secure Intranet. The application itself, all of the ...
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Can I set individual scale levels for an ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer?

I have a map service that contains 6 layers. I turned one layer into a feature layer. I used this layer in a query and show the result. I then would like to just show the other 5 layers as a ...
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How can I use a sub-query in where statement of a query in ArcGIS 10.2 Map service?

I'm migrating my ArcGIS map services from version 10.0 to 10.2. It uses ArcSDE to manage spatial data in a SQL Server database. I was able to create the map service and everything seems OK. However ...
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Why do objects disappear when I zoom on a dynamic map service? [closed]

I have a dynamic web map service that contains some point objects. When I zoom in and out, some of the point object disappear and reappear randomly. The map service is dynamic, no cache has been ...
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Is it possible to recover ArcGIS Online tiles of a zone, then reproject and republish them in a Map Service?

I'd like to use ArcGIS Online basemaps but not is the Web Mercator projection. Because of that I want to know if it's possible to reproject and republish them in a Map Service.
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ArcGIS Map Service: group layer loading

My ArcGIS JavaScript application is using an ArcGIS Server Map Service that has a bunch of layers. It also has a group layer. The structure is: Service group_layer_0 layer_1 ...
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Clipping soil survey map service to feature class

I'm guessing this is not possible but is there any way to clip a Esri map service such as the Soil Survey Map for a another feature polygon? ...
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How to insert a map into another map?

If you look at this site it has a main map window but it also has a small window map at the top right corner. What is the technical term for the smaller window? How is that window created? I am ...
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request entity too large importing replica schema changes

setup: Main server: SDE 10.2 SQL Server on our own network. Parent replica and tools run from here. Destination server: Amazon web server running ArcGIS Server & SDE 10.2 SQL Server. Child replica ...
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What is the relationship between Map Service Instances and SDE connections?

We have a GPS project based on ArcGIS Mobile 10.0. There are two web map services and each were kept as Nonpooled with Minimum instances 15 and maximum instances 60 by original developer. The database ...
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Change ArcGIS Server mapservice properties programmatically

I am weekly caching my ArcGIS Server mapservice tiles with help of a python script using the arcpy.ManageMapServerCacheTiles_server() command (ArcGIS 10.0, SP5). For whatever reason, this script fails ...
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Does the ArcGIS Flex API simplify polygons by default?

I have a feature access map service that I use on an ArcGIS Flex web application. Some polygons published by the feature service, seem to be "simplified" by the Flex API before they are drawn on the ...
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Why can ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer read a cache service?

I received a cache folder created from a MXD that I don't possess. Then I was asked to publish that cache as a map service. To do that, I created a map service using a MXD (I created) that contains ...
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ARCGIS Integration with Adobe flex Builder

we have values ZONE,STREET,PLOT,PIN and ARCGIS MAP Server on plot Layers 67 , 68 , 69. our Business logic as below. Get Electricity or Water No from customer Query Electricity or Water No from ...
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How to solve error 'coordinate exceeds the valid coordinate' in ArcGIS? [closed]

All of the layers in map document are in wgs84. I am getting an error message in the ArcGIS server log for one specific layer (see below). I ran the analyze tool from the Map Service Publishing option ...