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

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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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ArcGIS Modelbuilder: Merge features from same layer into one feature

How can I merge two features from the same layer into one feature when using the Model Builder? Outside of the model builder, this can easily be done with the Edit Tool. How can I make the same ...
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Populating Fields in Table with GUIDs from Feature Class?

Is there a way to add GUIDs from a feature class to a table based on specific attributes? I have a large maintenance record table that is tied to specific points through the GUID of that point. I have ...
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Using ModelBuilder to calculate field in a point dataset based on polygon dataset?

I am attempting to take stormwater point and features and calculate a field "SUBBASIN". The subbasin layer is several polygons of a stormwater basin. In the point feature, I am trying to calculate the ...
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Making clip feature optional in ModelBuilder?

I want to make the clip feature an option, and also a model parameter so that the one who will use it will have the option to add it or skip it.
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ModelBuilder models keep getting broken/corrupt [closed]

I've got a problem with my ArcMap 10.4 ModelBuilder: Whenever ModelBuilder model is saved/exited/crashed/etc. it has the chance of getting corrupt in a quite weird way. The model can still be used as ...
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Using Python strip and split functions in ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I am trying to populate a field with the last word in an address string using field calculator within ModelBuilder. My code takes the whole address string (1234 S Brittany Town Dr) as a parameter, ...
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ArcGIS ModelBuilder Result Disappears?

The resulting shapefile from my ArcGIS model is just disappearing after the model is finished running. I see it for a short moment in catalogue but it doesn't show up in table of contents (I turned ...
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Using model builder for selecting multiple layers

How to select features from one or more target layers using model builder? I've tried it with iterations but did not work properly.
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Model Builder: Iterating files; Don't know what to make “input” in later tool

I have a simple model where I am trying to iterate through a year of daily tif's and recode everything in them as either snow covered ground or not snow. My problem is I have no clue what to put ...
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Selecting individual locations and adding them to a model

Am currently trying to build a model where you can add an extra location to a delivery route and the model outputs the quickest route between all them all. I have a shapefile that contain 111 ...
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ARCGIS Calculate Value Tool - Always returns same value

I want to check if an environmental shapefile was generated from a previous process. I utilized the Calculate Value tool in Modelbuilder but the problem is that no matter if this Wetlands layer ...
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Build Network after changing streets feature class in ModelBuilder?

Previous posts have said a network cannot be created in ModelBuilder. However, I have been able to create a network after going through part of the wizard, but stop short of build network, then go ...
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Checking if ModelBuilder model is in use by testing for Schema locks?

Is it possible to get ArcGIS to check if someone else is using a model by checking schema lock and potentially display an error saying that it is already in use and maybe provide information on who it ...
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Changing colors of polygon based on numbers in separate Excel sheet using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a shapefile and a separate excel Sheet. I want this shapefile to interact with the excel sheet. I have assigned numbers associated with colors on this sheet, what I would like to do is have ...
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Assign similar ID to points inside a polygon

I have 3 input datasets of points. What I'm trying to do is to assign a common ID code to the points that are close to each other (no specific distance). I'm using a ModelBuilder to achieve this : ...
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Merge points from multiple features that share common attribute

I have several point feature classes that all share similar attribute structure. How might I extract the points from all 9 feature classes that share a specific attribute? Background: There are 9 ...
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Which PCS to use with WGS 1984 datum? [closed]

I am working on building a Modelbuilder tool to convert a .csv file with lat/long values into a polyline with shape_length. The dataset is in the WGS 1984 datum. It is my understanding that this must ...
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Iterating a model that contains values too low [closed]

Beginner Python programmer here, I have exported my Model Builder model from ArcGIS to Python. What I am trying to do is provide some kind of clause saying "if the data selected has less than 2 ...
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In ArcGis10.2 ModelBuilder: Make Output-Name in ArcGis System Tool “Featur to Raster” depending on selected field for pixel value

This might be easy, but I could not find a solution: I am using the system tool "Feature to Raster" in ModelBuilder in ArcGis 10.2. I want to substitute the name of the output raster, "RasterName", ...
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Automatically open attribute table after ModelBuilder is complete?

I know there is a setting to add the finished product to the map after model builder is done. Is there a setting to automatically open up the attribute table after as well?
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How to find cumulative length at points on a line?

I am working on a Modelbuilder project to teach myself how to use it. I do not yet have much knowledge in Python. I am currently a little stuck on the project I am working on. I have a line made from ...
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Attribute data disappearing after converting points to line

I am currently working on a project strictly in Modelbuilder. I am trying to teach myself how to use it. I don't yet know how to use Python and am still in the early learning stage. My question has ...
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Selecting lowest n values in from attribute table in ModelBuilder?

I have a shapefile with a "Random Number" Column. I'd like to use ModelBuilder to Select and export the lowest N values. I've seen this post about selecting the top 10 records which is pretty similar. ...
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Use Parse Path and Get Field Value for Output FC Name? Model Builder

Is it possible to combine my parse path "value" and my get field value "date" to name my output feature class? Essentially, I want the name to appear as such: "_40588_04102016" So my output feature ...
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ModelBuilder Iterations and Data Storage

OK, so here's my situation. I have a large series of rasters divided into two categories, let's call it Type A & Type B, a pair for each of a few hundred date/time snapshots. The date/time for the ...
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ArcGIS Modelbuilder Warning empty output generated to Halt process?

Is there a simple way of making ArcGIS stop if the following message comes up after "copy rows" have finished (see picture); Executing (Copy Rows (4)): CopyRows QueryTableB_cx C:\Users\fmromss\...
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Multiple Input Feature Classes with Different Names - Model Builder

I have created the model below to create "straight lines" from a route (Feature Class is the Route in the model). This model will save me a lot of time compared to doing it manual. The manual steps ...
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ArcGIS - Merge error after Iterate Feature Selection in model builder

I would like to use the model builder to solve OD Cost Matrix in iterations because my origins/destinations FC need to be grouped by attributes. I use the Iterate Feature Selection tool to do so. ...
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Iterate variables in Con statement in Raster Calculator- model builder

I have this formula which works fine in raster calculator on its own. Here is a simplified version of it: Con((("Trial_analysis\winter_pm" == 2)) & ("Wind_directions\winter_pm_WD" <=b) & (...
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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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Implementing output file extension considering type of workspace in ModelBuilder?

In Modelbuilder, I am trying to implement a condition regarding the type of workspace: if this is a GDB, the output FC should not have an Extension (%Scratch%\Nodes_%NameFC%) If this is a Folder, ...
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How are road polylines generalized?

I have a dataset of road lines obtained from digitized aerial imagery and I want to automate the generalization procedures using arcGIS model builder. I am using the ArcGIS 10.3 desktop suite. I have ...
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Replace occasional Space with Underscore using Python parser of ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I am creating a model which will give me two string values, one which reads exactly what is in a field and another which automatically replaces any Space with an "_". I have used Calculate Value tool, ...
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Creating multiple path distance outputs using ModelBuilder?

I am trying to create a model in ArcMap that will run a path distance analysis on each individual polygon in a feature class. Below is the model I have so far but it is only outputting one path ...
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Replacing each point in a point feature with a specific shaped polygon

I have many random points in one layer. I want to replace each individual point with a specific shaped polygon like the image below illustrates. Kind of like applying some sort of irregular buffer to ...
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How to use a parameter to change a default value

I'm learning model builder and creating a Transportation model I'm reading from a truck table with a cost field. This field has already a value on database and I can change to a default value (lets ...
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Using Merge in ModelBuilder?

I have about 2 massive layer files with polygons and like 10 layer files with points that I would like to "Merge" together separately (polygons in one and points in another) but for some reason It ...
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Combining 2+ tables in ModelBuilder into just 1 supertable? [closed]

This might be a stupid question but is it possible to add multiple tables in ArcGIS Modelbuilder together? Just add 2 tables together, like a spreadsheet list without a common factor? I have been ...
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ArcGIS Add Join Not Working?

Im currently working on a ArcGIS ModelBuilder Project where I want to use "Add Join" to look through a list of species (Table 1: converted from excel -> Make query table -> Copy rows (to get index)) ...
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ArcGIS: Reclassify Values as Parameter in ModelBuilder

Is there a way in ArGIS' Model Builder to set the values for reclassification (Tool Reclassify) as Model Parameters? The Reclassification is an important part of my model and I need to be able to ...
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Pivot table output name and ModelBuilder failing?

I have created a model that utilises the Pivot Table tool. When I run the model, the tool creates a DBF file in a file GDB. However the naming convention of the file is incorrect. It just has the name ...
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Use multiple attributes from table to select and merge multiple shape files

I’m totally struggling with a model build in ArcGIS 10.3. Here’s what I’d like to do. Take a table (analysis_table). Iterate over the rows in the table by a unique grouping identifier. From each row,...
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Performing join on simultaneous spatial and attribute criteria in ArcGIS for Desktop in Modelbuilder?

A similar question was posted here, but I have an additional problem that seems to make the answers there unlikely to work. I am interested in performing a spatial join between point feature class A (...
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ModelBuilder Select Table?

I'm working on a project where I am building a tool to use. I have a large data set in a standalone table that has data for multiple years and multiple species. The first step in my tool is to make a ...
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How can I catch a return Value from “Calculate Value” to start another Tool in ArcGis Model builder?

I have troubles with If/else statements in ArcGis Modelbulider. I have imported TauDEM Toolbox to work with D-infinity algorythm. Since D-Infinity only works with .tif raster files I wanted to check ...
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In ArcGIS Modelbuilder: Mean value of different polygons within a buffered zone, weighted by area percentage

I am creating a model in ArcGIS model builder (10.2). I have buffered zones (polygons) and within these zones there are different soil types (polygons; Shapefile feature class). I have assigned values ...
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ArcMap 10.4 Model Builder Geoprocessing tool gets broken

I created a model and added "Iterator Feature Classes" and "Clip". I run the tool and everything works. But when I save the model and restart arcmap the tool gets broken. I cant open the "Clip" tool ...
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In ModelBuilder, can I reclassify the first set of the result of previous step?

I am trying to create this model and run it on multiple data sets. It's about interpolation of certain signals (electromagnetic data). So what I want to do is to get the first set of the interpolation ...
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Adjusting ArcMap Model to Create 1000 Iterations of Random Data Files with Spatial Join?

I have created a model that creates a random point data set for a certain area, conducts a spatial join of these points to polygons, calculates the frequency of a certain field in the joined table, ...