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

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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, ...
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smallest number of cells classified in a raster

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 and I ran con statement in the ModelBuilder within ArcGIS. I have an output raster (2m*2m) classified into four different classes. The raster has small pockets of 4 classes. I ...
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Out of memory when running ModelBuilder?

I'm currently using ArcGIS 10.3.1 on a 64 bit windows 7 machine. When I run the following model, every iteration adds about 20 consistent megabytes into the ArcMap sessions memory until it eventually ...
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How to do a Loop with a condition in Model Builder?

Can I loop a set of actions in model builder while a specific features rows are 1 or more. Some background: I have a point layer where I've created a workflow that: first selects the row with the ...
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Add Join issue with ModelBuilder?

I am trying to do a simple Add Join within ModelBuilder but it keeps throwing the 99999 error. What is going wrong? I have even tried to create a Table View for the table I am joining to a feature ...
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Model Builder/Python: batch raster calculation

I wish to carry out a raster calculation on a batch of rasters. I want to add rasters by month, as identified by their file name. i.e. all rasters within the month of January should add together and ...
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I cannot continue with sorted files in ModelBuilder in ArcGIS

When I use the tool "Sort" within modelbuilder I can not access the resulting file from other tools within modelbuilder in order to continue with the model. If I, for example, sort the file PR into ...
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How to use ModelBuilder to run tool extract by mask on many rasters in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I'm trying to extract the same part of multiple rasters (Landsat scenes) using a polygon so I can do a time series. I've been trying to do it in ArcMap 10.2 ModelBuilder but the following error "...
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Defining field mapping for Service Area Calculation in ModelBuilder?

I am building a model to generate service areas for health facilities and I'd like to have the facility ID instead of OID used in the Name field of the resulting service area layer. Outside of model ...
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Does raster intersect polygon in ModelBuilder?

In ArcMap, I'm building a model which is iterating over ArcGrid rasters. I only want the steps to run where the raster intersects with a certain polygon. How do I add this condition to ModelBuilder?
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How to reference all the shapefiles within a Windows folder and merge them in ModelBuilder?

I have a group of shapefiles that are stored in a Windows folder. There are multiple users that will be adding shapefiles to this folder or editing existing shapefiles in this folder on a continual ...
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Will ArcGIS model written in version 10.2.2 work with ArcGIS 10.1 for Desktop?

Will an ArcGIS model written in version 10.2.2 work on an instance of 10.1 desktop? I suppose it would be somewhat dependent on the features in the model and whether they were available in the ...
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How to specify LAS dataset filters in ArcMap ModelBuilder?

I'm trying to create a tool in the ArcMap ModelBuilder to extract a canopy height raster from LiDAR data. I need to create rasters for ground elevation and first return. I've got my LAS dataset, and ...
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Using ModelBuilder (and Iterator?) to rename multiple shapefiles files

I have thousands of shapefiles that I would like to rename, all are currently named "cYYYDDD_Union_Clip_Clip" and I would like to ultimately rename each to "YYYYDDDD_abc")? I've tried using Iterator ...
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Model to create layer from joined MS access table

I am using arc10. I created some queries in MS access that I can open up in arcmap utilizing the database connections. It works fairly well but is rather slow. I wanted to know if there is a model ...
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raster calculator fail to sum?

I am having a question about the raster calculation as I am trying to create a tool which I want to link with my python script to sum weight rasters but if failed to do so. here is my code: #*the ...
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Loop and perform loop in order depending on attribute

I have a lot of points in one layer. All of which represent the same type of real world feature. I want to perform a delete identical within XY of each point but in a specific order. (by splitting ...
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ModelBuilder problem with copy features

I want to run the following Model The problem is that when it reaches the copy features tool the model stops and throws an error saying that %Name%_layer (3) is not a feature class and I don't ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Model builder Spatial Join user input

I have a model that runs a spatial join and then adds and calculates fields to that joined table output. The model is designed so that a user can change the target features and join features. I have ...
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Dealing with zeros while iterating a model for percent change

I'm using ArcGIS to examine some aquatic vegetation changes over time and I have created a model that adds two fields: Area_percentLoss and Biomass_percentLoss. My model is iterating over feature ...
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Relative Path issue within Model Builder

I keep getting a 000229 Error that my model cannot open the output from the first task and use it as an input for my second task. I am using relative paths because the model is intended to be ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Model Builder, getting results to 'add to display' when running as a model tool?

I have a finished model that has been saved as a model tool in a custom toolbox. I add the toolbox to ArcToolbox, double click, set the parameters, and run just like any other tool. I have the model ...
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ArcGIS model and python script integration

I'd like to make a model with a last step, a python script, that will send an email, containing messages and status of the model. The email sending part is okay, nut the hard part for me is to query ...
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modelbuilder, combining models, output dataset type

I am combining two models and for some reason the output dataset from first model is not being accepted as input in the second model. Here is the screenshot of the first model (just last part of it): ...
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Using output feature class field values in SQL query in model builder

I have two processes in model builder: Iterate over a "ID_SPATIAL" field values = creating a subset of original feature class (and agregating using Frequency tool) Creating a different subset using ...
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ArcGIS - Near By Group

I have two polyline layers with corresponding attributes. Each layer has 100,000+ rows. I need to calculate the distance between the corresponding features from each layer. E.g. Layer 1: FID | ...
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Iterate Feature Selection in my sub model is not recognizing data in my main model [closed]

I have an iterate feature selection in a sub model; however, when I go to add the input for the iterator, the data that I want to add to it from the main model is not showing as a choice. I have tried ...
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Using Python Script to get equal name as given and compare to multiple shp file in folder and copy as output for tool?

The following images will show my model. I used a piece of Python script and trying to get the output from it as a layer and use it for rest of the tool. However, I am getting error as displayed in ...
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Calculating a field in modelbuilder

I am trying to update attributes in a table using Calculate Field in Model Builder. I have used the following bit of code but its not updating the field. expression: Change(!Zone!) def ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Modelbuilder Spatial Join is not generating an output

I have a model that runs spatial joins in a lines to points relationship and then adds and calculates fields to that join. The parameters are one to one and intersecting at 1 foot. The search ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Model Builder If no selection is made, then do not append to empty feature class

I'm creating a model in model builder that is very easy to construct and understand. However, I ran into a slight problem. The logic of the model is that it will take user selected features from a ...