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

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add multiple rasters, each located a branch too deep in separate folders - ArcGIS

I have a year of daily raster datasets (365) that I would like to use the Cell Statistics tool on; however, each raster is located in a separate folder so I cannot add all of them at once. ie: ...
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Using data captured through a GP task window in a Flexviewer Print Widget

I have a Flex Viewer that allows users to undertake a GP raster processing task by selecting a series of datasets (rasters with predefined scientific scores) through the GUI and then asks the user to ...
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How to clear in_memory workspace within ModelBuilder?

I have been using in_memory workspace within ArcGIS 10.1 ModelBuilder as part of a workflow to mosaic and clip raster datasets to study area bounds (Figure 1). The model runs fine the first round but ...
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How to rename field via ModelBuilder?

I joined some fields to my tables and now I need a tool or something to change that field's name. How can I do this in ModelBuilder? I didn't find any tool to do that.
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ArcGIS model builder: How to reclassify 16,000+ rasters and do weighted sums on these rasters per year?

I've been trying to build a model in model builder (ArcGIS 10.1) which can do the following task: I have a folder full of ca. 16,000 raster files (.asc) representing mean temperatures for each day ...
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How to use raster calculator in ModelBuilder to batch reclassify hundreds of rasters?

I'm not sure what the problem is here. I'm attempting to use iterate by raster to feed all the files through a simple map algebra expression (I'm looking at data that indicates probability of ...
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Exporting data from Collect Values output in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I'm currently playing with ModelBuilder. I've added a picture of the model I have at the moment. This model is currently iterating 6 shapefiles, so each of the 'output values' contain 6 figures in a ...
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Buffering into existing FC (like in Editor menu) in Arcmap 10.3 Model Builder

I would like to buffer features into an existing FC within a GDB, similar to when buffering during an edit session by using the Buffer command in the Editor menu, not the Buffer geoprocess which ...
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Script for selective dissolving of multiple features

I am kinda new to Python and arcpy and have done some basic online courses on this. So I do have an idea how these scripts are structured/written and how they work. Now I have to perform a seemingly ...
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If then statement in model builder

I have a model that adds several fields, two which are manual inputs (County Name and User). I am manipulating several parcel layers (approx 90 counties). In my model, one field takes the state and ...
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Count of raster cells as variable in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I want to use a cell count of an integer raster as a variable in Arcgis 10 ModelBuilder (and later in a python script), but can't seem to find how to access this information. Is there a (python) ...
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Using Feature Dataset Iterator in ModelBuilder?

I had posted this on the ArcGIS forums, but thought I may get some further input here. Having issues acquiring the appropriate input and erase features during the iteration process. Please see ...
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ModelBuilder, which tool should I use to rename layers with value from table?

Hi I have a ModelBuilder tool with an iterator that splits a feature into multiple shapefiles based on a attribute field. The problem I'm running into is instead of simply using the number values for ...
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How to validate a feature class name in a model?

I have a model which creates feature classes based on the value in an attribute (using Iterate Feature Selection). It works fine as long the field values don't have spaces, punctuation marks, etc. but ...
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Using custom shape files as buffers in ArcGIS [closed]

I would like to use a custom shapefile as the buffer shape for a project that I am working on. I have created a buffer around a compressor station of 3 miles and am planning to clip the lines that ...
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Is recursion possible in Model Builder?

On a high level, can Model Builder perform recursion? i.e. can it run a function/model repeatedly, using its outputs as inputs until some terminating condition is met? If it helps, my more specific ...
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Field calculator for output line from model builder

My model builder append line in my output layer. how to calculate field for only this new generated feature however everything goes fine but model builder calculate field for all feature in Output ...
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shifting line geometry over another line of different layer

How can I shift selected line over the path of selected lines (multiple). I know one can do that by tracing it.
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Losing elevation values converting to CAD in ArcGIS for Desktop?

This is complex and my first question. I'm using 10.3 and need to export a lot of contour files to CAD. When I do this individually, they convert fine and retain the elevation values. Having hundreds, ...
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How to execute a ModelBuilder through C# (ArcObjects) [duplicate]

How to execute ModelBuilder(By parameters) (Arcgis 10.1) through C# (VS2010) Could you please help me in details I'm still beginner in doing this kind of liaisons.
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Reclassify many rasters in ModelBuilder

How do I reclassify many rasters in ModelBuilder when each raster has its own unique values? For example, when you create a model in ModelBuilder and you add the Reclassify tool you may want to ...
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Modelbuilder cannot take more tools

I have a big process transfered in modelbuilder, although when i am trying to put one more tool for one more process it doesn't accept that, apppearing different messages every time, such as "my data ...
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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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Iterating through a FC and clipping by muliple areas of interest

I know how to build a model to iterate through a FC and clip that FC to ONE specific AOI, but is there a way (model or script) to iterate through that same FC but clip it to 35 different AOIs? I would ...
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Parsing path and calculate value in model builder

I am experiencing an issue with the model only tool calculate value. I am attempting to use the parse path and calculate value model only tools to force a feature dataset into the create topology ...
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Using Dissolve inputs in ModelBuilder

I'm trying to build a model in modelbuilder, and as part of that, I'd like to use the dissolve tool on a feature class created/modified after some previous steps. However, when I try to connect this ...
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Relative paths not working in model builder

I checked "Store relative path names" in my model, but ArcGIS seems to ignore the settings - the paths are always the same as on my computer. Plus, the "Store relative path names" unchecks ...
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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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Calculating lat/long in NAD 83 and NAD 27 using arcpy or modelbuilder

I have four double columns for lat/long with NAD 83 and NAD 27. The native projection of the data is in NAD 83, but the client want's the attributes filled out for NAD 27 as well. I want to ...
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Iterate Workspaces in Modelbuilder not executing all tools

I have a folder which contains a number of file gdbs. These gdbs all have the same structure i.e. a feature dataset FD_1 and several feature classes within the dataset (the two I am interested in are ...
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How to Make Model with Iterate selected feature run faster?

This question is related to this one : Model with Iterate selected feature not working. What's my mistake? The answer provided by worked great, but it’s really slow. Any way to make it run faster? ...
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How to fill a field in a table using ModelBuilder ToolBox [closed]

How to fill a field (set a value) in a table using ModelBuilder ToolBox.
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Removing Routes Within a Buffer

To preface, I have stations on lines, which the stations have a 3 mile circular buffer. I am trying to isolate the lines that those stations reside on from the lines that do not have stations (i.e. ...
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Problem in “Add Join” function in modelbuilder

I'm having an error when I run the model in Add Join (3). Add Join (2) runs well, but when it's running Add Join (3) it fails with Error 999999. I think it's because it already runned Add Join (2) and ...
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How to do Network Kernel Density Estimation Analysis in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am looking at doing some analysis of road traffic collisions. Obviously collisions occur on stretches of roads and I was researching the best methodology to take into account the network element of ...
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Model with Iterate selected feature not working. What's my mistake?

I have a Shapefile with point features representing pour points. I need to delineate their watersheds individually, because many of them overlap. I'm using the following model to select a point from ...
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Selecting counties that share boundaries in ArcGIS

My goal is to select counties in the US south that share state boundaries during 1870. I am using ArcGIS for this. I first dissolved by state so that I have a state layer. Then I used feature to line ...
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Workspace or data source is read only

I am using ModelBuilder in ArcCatalog 10.1 to convert an ASCII files to TIFF and add spatial reference. I have hundreds of files to convert so I'm using the Iterators. After doing 10-20 files ...
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Applying unique processing extent to each iteration of tool in ArcMAP Model Builder

I am trying to create an automated ArcMAP (10.1) tool that will read in a file (ASCII most likely) of maximum and minimum lat/long values along with some additional variables. The tool will iterate ...
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Running 50 models one after another

in ArcGIS 10.3 I have 50 simple models I would like to run one after another. Im confused on the submodel process, currently I run each clicking from arccatalog, 50 in all. not a big deal but Id like ...
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Dynamically drawing a polygon around another shapefile, ArcGIS 10.2

Let's say I have a vegetation raster that indicates the density of forest all over the world. I also have a shapefile that contains the admin boundaries of each country in the world. The easy part is ...
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Using Select Layer By Attribute in ArcGIS ModelBuilder multiple times?

I want to use Select Layer By Attribute in ArcGIS ModelBuilder multiple times. It works everything fine until a new feature is created (e.g. after Dissolve or Multipart to Singlepart). Then I can't ...
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Adding arbitrary code to ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

Is there any way to add arbitrary code snippets to an ArcGIS model? I envision something similar to the "show code block" the expression builder in advanced labelling or field calculator. For ...
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Importing multiple KML files to ArcGIS

I have a number of KML files and I would like to convert them to Shapefile format. Is it possible to build a model that iterates over a number of KML files? I tried to use File iterator, but it ...
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Performing multiple selection in ModelBuilder?

I want to create several layers in gdb selected by field value from xls sheet. I'm tring do it in ModelBuilder, but I can't past through the SQL query in selection part. I don't know how to make it ...
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How to separate raster bands in ModelBuilder?

I have a simple model that iterates through folders to collect imagery, mosaics them and clips the mosaic to a study area boundary. I need to produce an NDVI from the clipped 4-band mosaic ...
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Join based on approximate area

I am trying to join information from a table to information from a feature class based on "approximate area". I have drawn (on-the-fly) building footprints, multiple footprints per parcel. I have ...
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Counting Features to Calculate Field Value

Generally, I am trying to find the # of features in one shapefile within 1000 feet of EACH feature in a second shapefile - and then populate a field in the first shapefile with that #. More ...
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How to export a set of layers into multiple PDF(orAI)files, one layer at a time?

I am completely NEW to PYTHON(only took a 3-hr entry course in ESRI tutorial. I have a dataset contains files named as "1_A, 1_B, 1_C....12_A,12_B, 12_c,....200_A, 200_B, 200_C..etc." I need to export ...
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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 ...