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

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Extracting cell size of Raster as value for buffering using ModelBuilder?

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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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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Get Field Value for in-line Substitution

I have a model which is set up to first iterate (using Feature Selection) through all points in a feature class using a unique value from field X (string). The model then takes this feature and runs ...
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Field parameter in Modelbuilder - empty?

I have built a model, as input parameter I have a 2 parameters: a Feature Layer and a Field But when I run the model, the Field-Parameter has no values to select. How can I tell the model builder, ...
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How to use raster calculator in ModelBuilder to batch reclassify hundreds of rasters?

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 salamander habitat) so I want to reclassify the ...
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Land Use layer by combining, removing attributes and assigning new attributes

I'm working in Model Builder and I have limited (let's face it, no) Python knowledge, so I'd like to stay here if possible! I have numerous shapefiles that I want to combine into a single land use ...
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Extracting, stacking and calculating Standard Deviation from NetCDF (.nc) to produce single standard deviation and Mean image in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a NetCDF file for several years of monthly Climate data ( Precipitation,PET,Temp,etc) data from CRU 3.22 (Climate Research Unit). I want to extract a subset of the dataset namely 2000-2010. And ...
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Creating one layer through use of SQL queries for land use categories

I have a map with about 63 grids and trying to determine the land cover user category of the greatest area size in each grid. The land cover categories have been converted to polygons and I already ...
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When the table is too big for it to get exported to excel in arcgis ModelBuilder

My model output got way too many rows to be exported to excel in arcgis ModelBuilder. It would work if I could use the new xlsx file format but it seems the toolbox can only do xls. After a little ...
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How to add the 'Go to XY' tool to ModelBuilder? [on hold]

Can you add the "Find" tool or the "Go to XY" tool to ModelBuilder in ArcMap 10.3? If so, how?
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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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Double Iteration Intersect in Model Builder

I need to intersect two highly-overlapping shapefiles, the first with 60 polygons (ponds), the second with 3000 (lilly pads). A straight-up intersection does not work (60 x 3000 -- it runs for hours ...
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Checking for the presence of a particular field in ModelBuilder [on hold]

The model that I'm now building in ModelBuilder will take as an input a certain feature class that may, or may not, have a certain field. I would like the model to check for the presence of that field ...
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Passing a number between feature classes in ModelBuilder

I am looking at two non-overlapping polygon feature classes (let's call them Counties and Somewhereland; the latter feature class has only one record). I need to sum a certain field (let's call it ...
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ArcGIS Model - Iterate Row Selection - Multipal viewsheds

I've a CSV file with 106 rows with data suitable for a viewshed. What I want to do is run an ArcGIS model where it works through the rows and produces 106 viewsheds for me (ideally the data could ...
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Can I automate the transfer of symbology information of a raster to a polygon feature?

I have a raster dataset that is symbolized using Natural Breaks (Jenks) classification (9 classes). To reduce file size for web service display and download, I used the Reclassify tool to remap pixel ...
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Using Calculate Value to Replace UTM83 to NAD83 in file name within Model Builder

I am looking to use the Calculate Value tool to replace the UTM83.sid input aerial file name with an output aerial file name using the new projected coordinate system of NAD83.jp2 What do I use for ...
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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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Iterate feature class by Date created to select recent shapefile

I would like to select only newly created shapefile (today's). Every time new shape file are created from trimble pathfinder office which i need to upload to Arcgis server feature class. Model below ...
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Prevent ModelBuilder Tools From Running if Published to ArcGIS Server

I'm looking for a way to prevent an ArcGIS ModelBuilder tool from running if it's been published to ArcGIS Server. Or, even better, for a way to prevent the tool from being published to Server in the ...
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Managing intermittent data in ModelBuilder?

I'm writing a model to automate combining county land cover masks in a large watershed. For example, I run Mosaic to New Raster to combine a Rail Right of Way mask (1,null) with an impervious ...
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Use ModelBuilder to copy/paste attributes from Table to Feature?

I am using ArcMap 10.3. This question involves the use of tables and personal geodatabase features. I am looking for an efficient way to populate Water Meter fields using data from a Table. The ...
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Creating a Network Dataset in ModelBuilder?

I am working on modeling a project that requires me to create a network dataset in ArcCatalog. To do this, you simply right click on the roads shapefile and choose, "Create Network Dataset". You then ...
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Modelbuilder ArcGIS: Collect values

I have a large model with submodels. Basically the Model iterates through all Districts, selects in each district an attribute above a certain threshold, creates a layerfile of it. The submodel ...
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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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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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How to rotate and move polygons to different angles using ModelBuilder (or ArcPy)?

I have a few thousand polygons (all square) that I need to rotate to various angles that are in the attribute table, and then move so that each polygon gets moved 3/4 up from the original centroid, ...
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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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Getting 000210 Error trying to wirte output to in_memory workspace in ModelBuilder?

My model gives this error message when it tries to do the Clip function Here is the first half of the model showing the parameters used in the clip function I have successfully run this model ...
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ModelBuilder Output Creates .lock file and Cannot Overwrite When Ran a Second Time

I am having trouble overwriting an output shapefile from ModelBuilder. The model works great when ran the first time, but I get an '000210 : Cannot create output .' error if I re-run the model. The ...
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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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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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How to clip a Oracle query layer directly in a Python script?

I have a query layer directly running from ORACLE database in a MXD. I want to clip this layer with a layer being created in another MXD in a Python based tool. My question is to do this clip ...
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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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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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How to get all field names from table using arcpy.ListFields?

I have a table: , Script at ModelBuilder's "calculate values": Expression: a("%path%") Code BLOCK: def a(path): fields = arcpy.ListFields(path,"FID_*") for field in fields: return ...
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ArcGIS ModelBuilder pass arcpy.SetParameterAsText as input to next tool

I am trying to build a model which uses two simple scripts, Script A and Script B. I want to use arcpy.SetParameterAsText to set an output in script A, which is then used as an input in script B. In ...
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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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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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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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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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Modelbuilder Iteration with Intersect Tool

I am trying to create a model that will select each feature within a feature class, then perform an intersect between that selection and another layer. The model setup seems rather straightforward, ...
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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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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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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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How to programatically set default Geodatabase and Workspaces for a map document?

I have a QC process that has a bunch of models that need to be sequentially run, and then the results manually inspected between each model. I know how to manually set the default GDB for the Map ...
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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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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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Making ArcGIS for Desktop play sound on speaker when model completes?

I would like to be able to sleep while Models are running for much of the night in ArcGIS for Desktop . I would like to have ArcGIS for Desktop play a sound when it finishes, to awaken me. Is this ...