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

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Renaming Output feature classes

I am running two models using an iterator in each. I want my output (feature class in a GDB) to be named after the field value from which it was selected as opposed to "I_feature1_join1', etc.
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Using %name% without extension in ArcGIS ModelBuilder? [duplicate]

I am using modelbuilder to reclassify raster files (tif) and convert them into polygons.I cannot make the names of the output files right, and I always receive message suggesting invalid characters. ...
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Extracting the cell size of a Raster as a value to use in buffering

I am creating a model in ArcGIS modelbuilder to buffer a line. I would like the buffer distance to be based on the cell size of a raster. The cell size may change depending upon which raster the user ...
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Find parcels dupliactes in different street names [closed]

I want to find duplicates in parcels, deep in streets basis. My schema goes like this; Neighborhood >> Block >> Parcel >> Street Let's say I have Street1, Street2 and Street3, all of them might ...
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How to select highest value from multiple attributes' columns values in ArcGIS Model Builder?

I am using ArcGIS version 10.3. I have two shapefiles (points and polylines) and I am trying to create a model in ArcGIS Model Builder to automate my task. What I have done so far is: Created new ...
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Using ArcGIS ModelBuilder in to Select By Attributes?

I have a file showing for each disaster, which provinces were affected. The number of provinces affected varies and their names or associated code varies as well. Example, if a flood in 2000 ...
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Getting the number of records from a table in ArcGIS 10.3

How do you output the number of records in a table in ModelBuilder? I can open the table and see how many records are there but I want to tabulate the number of records available from a number of ...
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How to collect values from iterated intersections, in ModelBuilder

I have a points feature class which I am intersecting with a number of polygon feature classes, one at a time (i.e. points AND polygons1, points AND polygons2, etc...). Each time I do an ...
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Selecting groups of files and iterating composite raster

I have a query regarding the best way to process the multispectral data I requested to be collected for my MSc study site. The data I am working with has been saved as single band tiffs, rather than ...
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Writing table view to disk (ArcGIS)

I am attempting to collapse three separate (non-spatial) tables with related records into one. I have used the Make Query Table tool to do this (I think) by joining them based on a shared field, ...
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Using ELIMINATE in ArcMap I Run “out of memory”

I created an apparently large dataset (> 800,000 features) by converting a tree height DEM into polygons. I used focal statistics to generalize the data for groups of trees of classified heights. ...
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FME tester/testfilter equivalent for ModelBuilder?

I've made an FME workbench with a series of test filters that I want to replicate in ModelBuilder for Arc 10.2. Anyone know whether this can be done easily?
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Merge rule missing in ArcCatalog?

When trying to use the 'Merge' tool in ArcCatalog [EDIT (v. 10.3.1)], I am not seeing all of the merge rules- the options I can select are different than those outlined in the tool's 'About' section. ...
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ModelBuilder Iterator - how to change values and names respectively

I have a table (value.csv) with two fields (Expression, Name) that I would like to iterate through within a model. I want the model to iterate through a series of SQL expressions (e.g. Value > 1, ...
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How can Ripley's K Function output in ModelBuilder be used as the search radius for Kernel Density analysis?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3.1 (Basic license). The first part of the model takes point data, runs it through Ripley's K Function tool, sorts the data in descending order by the DiffK column, and then ...
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Unexpected result using ModelBuilder in batch?

I am running a model which I created with ModelBuilder at 10.3. The model is supposed to make a selection by attribute on a feature layer, and use that layer to clip a raster. The model is working ...
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GIS - automate generate polygons

I have more than >100 shp files (each one contain points). I would like to make polygon around particular shp (scale is not necessary, should be zoomed). I have already printed them but it would be ...
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“undo” pivot table with ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a table in a geodatabase with an ID and a text field for each day of a week. The text fields contains 0 or 1 for monday, 0 or 2 for tuesday, and so on. One ID can have multiple day entries, so ...
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Using Mosaic to New Raster in ModelBuilder?

I have a large number of airphotos giving coverage of an area going back decades. - someone may have a smoother means to accomplish my goal here. I'm weak in Python sadly. I'm attempting to ...
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Using Model to define a group/range of numbers then populate a new field with the new definition

In one single table I have a rank in one field, and let's say I have rank 1 through 3 in one field and I want to define that group of rankings of 1,2 and 3 as having a score of '10', then ranks 4 ...
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Calculating watershed using snap pour points?

I am trying to calculate a watershed layer and have followed instructions from this previous question: General steps to create watershed boundary I have combined all these steps and run it as one in ...
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Making output table of Python script tool be intermediate file to another model?

I have created a Python script tool using ArcPy. It has a File Geodatabase Table as output. I want to add the script to a new Model in ModelBuilder in ArcMap. The Table output should be an ...
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Converting KML to feature class using ModelBuilder?

I am experiencing issues tyring to convert a KML to a layer file to use within ModelBuilder. The KML contains a set of polygon data and a set of polyline data, the polygon data is the data I wish to ...
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Calculating Setbacks of Parcel using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am looking for any guidance on how to calculate setbacks for a few parcels. I am using ArcGIS 10.3 I have a shapefile of a few land parcel. They have columns of Side_Setback, Front_Setback, and ...
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Calculate field for each Feature Class in Dataset using Python and different arguments

I have Dataset with Feature Classes in it. I'm building this in ModelBuilder. I want to calculate new field (SMB_ID) depending on attributes for each feature class. I was trying to make it simple ...
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Iterating files in ModelBuilder of ArcGIS Desktop 9.3?

I want to use around 100 files as input in a model I created in ArcMap 9.3 Do to so I followed the esri help page ...
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How to reclassify multiple ring buffer using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I want to automate some simple procedure in ArcGIS 10.1: create a multi-ring buffer around a point at distances 500, 1500, 2500, 3000, 10000 m. convert to raster reclassify the multiple ring raster ...
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How to create for each point feature an Euclidian Distance raster in ArcGIS

I need some comment on how to create an Euclidian distance raster for a point dataset of about 100 features in ArcGIS. I need to create a raster for each single point. My question is, if there is a ...
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Cannot pass python string outputs as inline variables in modelbuilder

I'm trying to pass a couple of strings from python as parameters in the extract by mask tool in modelbuilder. Unfortunately it doesn't recognize them. When I type them in the parameters it thinks I'm ...
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Loading existing datasets into empty geodatabase (with schema) in ModelBuilder with iterator and append?

I'd like to load existing feature classes within a dataset in one geodatabase into a new, empty geodatabase with schema already set up. Both geodatabases, the one containing the data and the one ...
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Using Raster calculator in Modelbuilder ArcGis 10

I am using Modelbuilder to calculate several rasters with different parameters for each grid cell. One of the final steps is to calculate the log of one of the rasters using Raster calculator. ...
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Creating multiple LAS datasets from LiDAR files in various directories using model builder?

I have 60 folders each containing approximately 20 LiDAR files in .las format. I want to create one LAS dataset from .las files from each folder, and each LAS dataset is named by the folder name. I ...
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Raster calculator con statement not working in ModelBuilder in ArcGIS 10.3

I am trying to use raster calculator using a con statement loop for 3 rasters. All rasters are 10*10. My command is Con(("hydro_sg2.tif" == 1), 1, Con((("hydro_sg2.tif" == 2) & ("avg_slope1.tif" ...
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Calculate field interactively in ArcGIS ModelBuilder

I'm working on a closest facility analysis using ArcGIS ModelBuilder and want to enable the user to add locations interactively (i.e. typing the coordinates, not using any table or source layer). I ...
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ArcGIS ModelBuilder not saving intermediate stage data?

In ArcGIS 10.3.1 Models I have set my workspace paramters to save intermediate data in a scratch database. When I run the model out of the Modelbuilder Editing window the intermediate stage data is ...
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How can I separate consecutive points from overlapping points in ArcGIS?

I have a point shapefile with tracks of a machine. I'm looking to peel apart the overlapping point on a single track. The idea is that I'm looking at machine compaction on the soil and I have data for ...
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Losing Attributes Following Merge in ModelBuilder?

Using ArcMap 10.1, I am working on a project adding polygons to an aerial. The polygons have data associated such as Location, Numerical Value, Street Name, Date, etc... I use the merge tool as I am ...
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Using Field Calculator vb to check for name with /n in the string?

I am calculating values for a field (Score) based upon the names from another field (Modified). One name is "blaugh\nblaugh". Field Calculator keeps treating the name as having a new line command. I ...
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Using attribute table values as input for raster calculation - modelbuilder and iteration

I have multiple years of daily XY point shapefiles that contains multiple attributes. I would like to choose one attribute from my XY point and perform a raster calculation with that value and apply ...
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How to check if a feature class is being used in MXD? [closed]

Trying to remove any unused feature classes contained throughout multiple geodatabases. Want to check and see if each feature class is being used in an MXD. Is there any tool/script/methodology to ...
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ModelBuilder inline variable does not change consecutively when iterating raster?

---SOLVED--- I am trying to create a model in ModelBuilder (ArcMap 10.2.2), where there is an iteration through rasters in a workspace, each raster is run through a formula in raster calculator and ...
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Site selection in ArcMap?

Within a large dataset that contains information on location and attributes of forest plots, I need to identify treatment and reference plots for my research.  I ran into problems with reference plot ...
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Calculate z score into new field in ModelBuilder? [closed]

I'm trying to calculate z scores for a given column. I am working with a shapefile, that contains fields like percent poverty, percent tree canopy and temperature. My ultimate goal is to add new ...
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Raster calculator iteration

I have a set of rasters within a file gdb in which are of continuous values (NDVI). I am trying to build an attribute table for each raster in order to reclassify into either 1 or 2 (water or land). I ...
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Converting column with data type string to double using ModelBuilder?

I am using ModelBuilder to create a tool. In the middle I have to convert the string values of two columns of a data (in attribute table) to double (for calculations in later steps). Can I do this ...
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Select Layer By Location to feature class in ModelBuilder?

What is the best way to convert the Feature Layer output of Select Layer By Location to Feature Class in ModelBuilder?
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Creating Flooding depth Rasters at every feet

I am explaining the issue I am facing to automate the process. I have created a DEM from LIDAR and the Asset elevation is incorporated into the surface. Purpose of this task: Once I get the new ...
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creating unique sets randomly distributed values for many defined areas…in a raster.

I have a large approximately circular study area comprised of 5000+ polygons which represent forest parcels. For each of these polygons I have up to 4 different species. These species occur in ...
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Edit Copy Feature Class Output Name

I have created a model that allows the user to delete and edit certain fields in a feature class (Simple model for first time users of ArcGIS so they don't mess up data). The first step of the model ...
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Sequence of Iterate Field Values in ModelBuilder?

I'm pretty new to ModelBuilder and have been working on a tool that separates an exotic vegetation point feature class by species, then separates each species by treatment action, and then date. ...