An application of ArcGIS for Desktop that is used to create, edit and manage models within its Geoprocessing Framework

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Problems with using python script in ArcGIS for Server 10.1

I have a geo-processing model that works perfectly in ArcGIS desktop (10.1) and successfully publishes as a GP Task to ArcGIS Server (10.1). Once I try to execute the GP task (either through a widget ...
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Extract by Attributes in Model Builder, “Table Name is Invalid”?

I'm attempting to use "Extract by Attributes" in model builder as part of a larger model. I'm trying to pull 6 different attributes out one by one in order to create random points within their areas. ...
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Iterators in model builder - merging nested files with same filename ending

I am trying to merge files that are nested in different folders by their file names. For example folder 1 contains up to 100 subfolders that each contain a set of shapefiles: subfolder1_A.shp, ...
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Collecting the all the outputs from the iterator in model builder to single file [on hold]

I am using the model builder for integrating some of the Network Analyst tools. However, after running the model only the last output is being saved, as the one output is replaced by the other output. ...
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Add and Calculate Field in Table with ArcPy?

I have written the following script to iterate it as a tool for all my tables with ModelBuilder, but i have a problem wth my codeblock. I want to add a field FID to all my tables and to add the values ...
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How can I write the output of a ModelBuilder process to my attribute table?

Using ArcGIS 10.2, I've put together a Model Builder model that counts the number of wind turbines in a buffer zone: When I'm done, I can see how many turbines have been selected at the bottom of ...
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Skipping an iteration in modelbuilder

So I've been assigned to clean up someone else's model. Here's the situation. The model is supposed to iterate over a few hundred folders containing feature classes and convert the contents into ...
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How to create new feature classes from rows in a polygon feature class

I'm trying really hard here to get an arcpy equivalent for ARCGIS' ModelBuilder's Iterate Feature Selection. I need to export the individual polygon rows in a feature class as new feature classes. ...
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Iterating in Model Builder - Generate Output Files in Source Folder

I have a very simple model that has a feature class iterator (recursive) that runs through a directory and sub-folders looking for line files and then projects them to UTM_16N. The only issue with the ...
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Using Select by Location and Select by Attributes in single ModelBuilder model?

I'm working on a project involving wind turbines. I'm using ArcMap 10.2 and ModelBuilder to count the number of wind turbines within a 5km buffer zone of a given project (let's call it Project A), and ...
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How to automatically calculate maximum cell values contained within polygons?

I've got a dataset made up of a large range of polygons (about 70 or so) which represent structures. I also have raster layers which detail a flood depth across an area. The floods depth raster has a ...
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Using Python script tool in ModelBuilder?

i have created the following tool to add two fields in a table and do a calculation in order to put the tool to ModelBuilder. For some reason when i am going to put it as an input in an another tool ...
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Running Model From Catalog Menu?

I'm trying to run a model that takes a starting table, converts it to a .dbf, joins it to a shapefile, then applies the symbols from two different layers to the joined shapefile (as two different ...
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ArcGIS Model Builder ERROR 000210 — throwing random errors on multiple tools

Has anyone seen a problem like this, where ERROR 000210 occurs in ModelBuilder, seemingly at random, on one of two different tools (described below)? I am running a ModelBuilder model that I have run ...
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How to create a new mosaic dataset for every new raster created with modelbuilder?

I'll ask the question first and follow up with the background for the why and what I've done allready. Question: is there a way to generate a new mosaic dataset for each new raster that gets created ...
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Extracting Table data from Raster created by iterated visibility test

I would like to run a visibility test using the observer function on each of 500 random points in a region, and end up, ultimately with a table showing the visible area results (count cell for each ...
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Renaming output to reflect name of input using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

Every quarter I will be replacing the two CSV files at the beginning of the model. I would like the final Excel file and feature class to each have a name that reflects the input CSV file name (please ...
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Using ModelBuilder to Make Composite of NDVI Rasters in ArcMap?

I have got a large number of landsat raster data. I need to prepare composite raster and Ndvi rasters from the band Rasters which I have. I normally use Image analysis in ArcMap. I wanted to know how ...
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Using ModelBuilder to join table to shapefile in ArcMap?

I have more than 40 shapefiles and tables. I want to join the table of attribute of these shapefiles with related tables permanently. For small number of shapefiles and tables, I normally join ...
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Adding multiple model outputs to merge tool in ModelBuilder?

I am using ModelBuilder to batch project multiple (site) specific geodatabases' contents then "Merge" like components into a single geodatabase. I have up to eight FCs for each site (e.g. parcels, ...
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Append table returns null values in ModelBuilder?

I'm using Tabulate Area to count numbers of pixels in each class within buffers surrounding different points. I'm using model builder to perform this operation on many different points at many ...
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Update all cells in column to match value of first row?

I have a point layer; the attribute table includes x and y coordinates of original centroids associated with the points (the points were generated from the perimeters of circle features and still ...
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Running Batch Build Pyramids from subfolders

I have a question that someone might help me. I have set up 10 folders for each office. I have set up a sub-folders that holds the landsat 8. I worked on landsat 8 in ERDAS and since I am done doing ...
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Model runs in ArcMap but not in ArcCatalog?

I have a model I built to select and delete features, I built it so I can run it quick on multiple feature classes. Works fine in ArcMap 10.3 but when I use it in ArcCatalog I get the error "Value ...
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Counting points of specific type within polygon using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I'm analyzing wind farms and wind turbines within ArcGIS Desktop 10.2. My data consists of the locations of individual wind turbines that are associated with a wind farm (let's call it "Wind Farm ...
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How to track changes in feature class so as to update only the specific locations in cached service

I have a non versioned enterprise geodatabase. I need to know when a feature class changes, and which features have changed every time. I need this for updating only specific tiles in a cached map ...
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How to run kriging in modelbuilder with various shapefiles

I need to run kriging in a model, using 5 diferent point shapefiles. I put as input %Name% to run the different shapefiles, but in Z value field I have an error, because it's different in each ...
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ArcGIS Python if statements say field not nullable?

I am creating a new field - let's call it A (SHORT INTEGER) in shp file using Modelbuilder and I need to fill it it with the values from two different fields. First step is to fill field A with the ...
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Dissolve tool is splitting features rather than dissolving them

I had UK area divided into six different zones. I wanted to dissolve my feature class by zone just so I have six features in it. I used Dissolve tool which worked fine for five zones. One of the ...
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How to SWITCH_SELECTION after Select Layer By Location in ModelBuilder?

I have to use Geoprocessing tools in ModelBuilder. My requirement is compare features in a Source personal geodatabase with those in a Target personal geodatabase and if the target personal ...
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Synchronize multiple sub model iterators in ModelBuilder?

I have quite a few burn date images (geotiff) for the past 14 years (one image for each month). My area of interest is in 4 images. First i need to mask the 4 images to extract area of interest and ...
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Merge branch not working in ModelBuilder?

I created a submodel with an iterative process, but I would like to merge the obtained output in a single feature class. It worked well until I included an additional step in the submodel (add new ...
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Merge or dissolve line features based on two or more attributes

I am working in Arcmap 10.2 and I would like to do the following according to the example table below, but I do not have a clue on how to do this. I am working in ModelBuilder. Is there a tool for ...
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In-line variable %Name% problem in Model Builder

Having a problem with the inline variable structure of %Name%. Attached is my model builder program. I want to be able to take the Name of the file (which is produced as a variable in the iterate ...
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Nested iterators - batch merge from multiple outputs

I'd like to ask you some advice for nesting an iterator (from a submodel) into a master model which also include an iterator (see pic attached). The whole purpose is to 'Merge' the iteration output of ...
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How to have more than one output on iterate tables (modelbuilder)?

I'm doing a model in modelbuilder where I have as input 5 excel tables and what I want is to have 5 outputs in the end of the model. How can I do that? I want to have 5 outputs after Project tool. ...
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Export/Convert Layer to Shapefile within ModelBuilder

I am finding that more and more I am being sent KML files to be converted into shapefiles to be used for mapping/analysis etc. I am finding it monotonous using the Export KML to Layer tool, then ...
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How to configure “Same as Display” as processing extent by default in ModelBuilder?

I'm working on a very simple model for creating a path from a selected point to the closest polyline, in this model I used a Cost Distance and Cost Path tool for creating the more feasible track ...
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How to merge/combine several tables in geodatabase into one table using ModelBuilder?

I have over 50 csv files that have the same data structure and I need to merge them into one table. As I need to build a model I have successfully imported all the files into a File Geodatabase. ...
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How to check spotheight in closed polyline contour data using ModelBuilder or ArcPy?

I'm new in using ModelBuilder or Python script. So, i have a set of contour data and a good contour data should contain a spotheight* in every closed polyline contour data. Is there any solution to ...
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How to calculate probability of binary outputs of n iterations without saving each individual layer?

I am trying to calculate mean raster of n runs in model builder each run creates a binary raster which represnt whether a flood got to a pixel or not i want to calculate the probability for flood in ...
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Unable to execute a python script that was exported from ModelBuilder

I have a model that copies a single F.C form SDE geodatabase to a scratch geodatabase then copies it back with a new name to the same SDE geodatabase again. And this works perfectly form the model. ...
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Make a group layer in ModelBuilder

I've got a model that iterates through a whole bunch of files and creates layers from certain of those files. I'm trying to put together another tool that will group the produced layer files, but I ...
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Invalid value for Sub layer?

I am getting exactly this error when trying to add locations to a service area within ModelBuilder. However, the symptoms mentioned in that link relate to my tool being called from a differing ...
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ArcMap 10.2 crashes when running a Model

We have a feature class "A" with features that are modified by our users on a daily basis. One attribute is the "Date of Modification" that is being written for each edit done on a feature. We have ...
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How to use iterate in model builder to create multiple layers (named by date) from a date field?

I have a input layer which has a date field. I want to automate creating files by the date. I want to use the iterate tool in model builder but all the examples I find are way to elaborate for this ...
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How to use ModelBuilder to convert, insert, and finally delete in one operation?

I'm working on ArcGIS Server, ArcMap and ArcCatalog In ArcCatalog I've two databases (Temp.gdb and main.gdb) so I need a ModelBuilder model that : Convert CAD dwg file to Geodatabase (or dataset) ...
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How to introduce excel file in modelbuilder

I want to make a model with some excel tables that I have with coordinates and another parameter. I need to "transform" that tables in point shapefiles but I don't know how to do that in Modelbuilder, ...
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How can I find internal overlaps in my polygon feature class ideally via modelbuilder tools?

I have a polygon layer containing "depth curves" for the making of a skin of earth kind of map. I want to check whether or not my feature class contain any overlaps internally between these polygons. ...
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Clip Point Features to Polygons with Model Builder/ArcPy

Here is the context of my question: I have point features for about 2000 individual trees spread throughout 50 different tree districts. The tree districts are polygons in a polygon feature class and ...