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

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How do I set a single output location for multiple files in ModelBuilder?

I have created a model in ModelBuilder. The first step is for the user to specify the location of the File Geodatabase that all the outputs will be saved in. What I want is for all the outputs (from ...
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How do I normalize the values in a single Field (from a table) in ArcGIS?

First of all, this is my first post, and I would like to appreciate all the useful information I have found so far on this site. Second of all, I have encountered a problem, in Field Calculator. ...
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Adding task for selecting polygon or rectangle using ModelBuilder?

I was trying to create a model which could include selecting a polygon or rectangle and clipping it and then create buffer. I could do the later steps but adding a task for selecting a polygon or ...
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Layer symbology is not applied in layer to KMZ

I have created a tool in modelbuilder. I use the make feature layer tool to create my layer. I right click on the layer and select a symbology. I run my tool and I can see that my symbology is applied ...
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Dynamic user input model builder

I'm making a costing model. I need to require the user to input unit costs and then the model will multiply the unit cost by number of units. How do I add an input box that has no connection to a ...
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Deleting rows on dbf table with python for ModelBuilder?

Being not very familiar with python, and after carrying out unfruitful long researches on internet, I submit to you my problem, hoping favorable reply. I have a DBF table with geochemical data and I ...
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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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Using a feature iterator Value variable in a SQL expression of select by attribute

I am using Iterate feature selection to select dealers one by one as input features to the Near tool. I'm using Select by Attributes to select sales points from that same dealer. How do I sync the ...
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ModelBuilder parameters not changing when running in batch?

I have a simple model that selects layer by attribute of the feature class with the parameters of start year and end year set up as doubles and then use an expression in the select layer by attribute ...
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Using iterator in ModelBuilder for groups of rasters

I'm trying to do some raster calculations on Landsat imagery in ModelBuilder. I'm calculating basic indices using Raster Calculator followed by Zonal Statistics. The resulting tables are merged ...
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ArcGIS model builder - make query layer with query parameters from generated values

What I want to do: I want to join a realationship table (same database, not in sde) to a sde feature class to distplay only needed features. This has to be done multiple times according to every row ...
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Finding model created using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I made a model in the ModelBuilder (arcgis 10.2) and saved it. Unfortunately, not some place where I can find it again. However, if I want to save a new model (save as..),the old model is there in ...
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How to Iterate through Bands of Raster using ArcGIS 10.1 ModelBuilder?

I have a large number of rasters with 3 bands (R,G,B). What I want to do is add all 3 bands of each raster together to end up with a single band image with the summed R,G,B values in each pixel but ...
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Weighted Overlay used in Model Builder - invalid output extent error

Using Model Builder, I want to use several reclassified raster datasets in order to reveal favourable areas in which I could install some facilities, but I always get the "Invalid output extent" error ...
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Does Calculate Value (Model Only Tool) work correctly in tools run in Batch?

Am I correct that if my model has a model-only tool (Calculate Value), and then I run the model as a batched process, it will not run the Calculate Value expression? I wrote a model to upload, ...
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Import ArcInfo licence when required by tool in ModelBuilder?

Is it possible to check licences in/out as needed within modelbuilder? or will the following work -write a script to turn arcinfo licence on when the tool requires it and off once it's done? I need ...
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Create multiple shapefiles from one table

I've imported a table into ArcGIS which I'd like to split into multiple shapefiles. The splits would occur between groups of records separated by any of 3 columns. In other words, col1, col2, and col3 ...
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Automatically saving ModelBuilder output in the same folder it used for the input?

I am trying to create a model that takes an input layer, which will always be located in a unique folder on my hard drive, and spit out a set of analyses in the same unique folder the input was ...
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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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Converting Excel Sheet to Shapefile without XY Coordinates?

I am currently trying to build a model that will join two excel tables (without xy coordinates) to one shapefile, which will save some time on a very long process that I have to repeatedly do each day ...
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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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Increase buffer until value is reached?

Im builder a Buffer based on dealer sales. The inputs are Dealers points and sales points. I need the buffer to increase distance until 40% of sales volume is reached. Im not sure sure is I should ...
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Select By Attributes Error [closed]

I have ModelBuilder tool that works when you open it as an "edit" session but when running it by "double-clicking" the Select By Attributes always fails. Why would it work in "edit" but not when ...
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Model Builder Error: Python cannot be found

Building some models in Model Builder for a training session, and it's not working out so well. Model Builder can't seem to find Python. Model Builder Error 000574: Python 2.7 is not installed ...
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Updating and exporting XY positions in UTM and WGS84 to spreadsheet using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

On a daily basis I'm editing the geographic positions of various points of a shapefile (corner_XY.shp) by dragging them on my map. When this editing task is done I'm updating the points coordinates in ...
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Creating multiple rows from entries in a single field?

This is probably an easy fix but I have a problem where I would like to use a script or model to export the contents of a feature class's attribute table into a separate table. The separate table ...
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Combining several raster files generated from polylines

Maybe I'm just missing the point somewhere... I'm working on a path distance analysis, specifiying the cost layer. For this I have built a model, where I have roads and trails, both polylines, that I ...
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How to process Floodplain delineation using ArcHydro toolbox

Long term lurker here, really hoping someone can help me out with this problem as I have been bashing my head against the wall over this problem for far to long now! I am attempting to follow this ...
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How to iterate through feature class to produce multiple point density files in ArcGIS?

I'm trying to create separate point density layers for each feature within a feature class owning to differing density characteristics within each feature. I would like to be able to accomplish ...
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Sort feature class in Modelbuilder and populate new ids

I would like to sort my feature class in a model based on coordinates stored in its attribute table. The sorting must be done on Y_coord descending, then X_coord ascending. The answer to How to sort a ...
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Delete empty feature class in modelbuilder - “Calculate Value” Expression problems

I am trying to delete empty feature classes created in the process of intersecting layers with a set-up in modelbuilder. By using Calculate Value tool i have written a code that should do the trick. ...
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How do I output PolygonNeighbors into a special format?

I need Polygon Neighbors to give me data in a specific format. Every polygon should have its own line in the output. Take this, for example(it's obviously not ArcGIS formatted, but it serves the ...
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Using Iterators in ArcGIS Pro ModelBuilder?

I am currently struggling with two issues in ModelBuilder both dealing with iterators. First I have situation where I have two model (Model1 and Model2). Both of these models produce a series of ...
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Allowing user to create a polygon in Modelbuilder ArcGIS10.1

Is there a way to enable a user to create a polygon 'on-the-fly' through modelbuilder? The output would feed into a other operation such as 'Clip'.
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SQL query within Select tool in ArcGIS model going very slow

I have been working on finding the shortest routes from a series of residential blocks (a shapefile with polygon centroids) to a a number of recreational areas. I have a total of 9 resulting OD cost ...
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Nesting two iterators for cost distance calculation in ModelBuilder?

I am attempting to calculate cost distances iteratively for each point element in different datasets. I created a model that does the job for a single dataset but when I try to batch it I'm getting ...
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created tool in modeler is correct run but in batch not to edit my output file grid cell show grey color

created tool in modeler is correct run but in batch not to edit my output file grid cell show grey color
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How to use the ModelBuilder iterator (For iterator) to run “Topo To Raster”

I want to use the ModelBuilder iterator (For iterator) to run “Topo To Raster” on 200+ inputs. But, when I want to write a dynamic name ("***%value%") in the field part of topo to raster window ...
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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 move / offset point locations using ModelBuilder or ArcPy

I have a number non-georeferenced CAD layers (see this question) that have text annotation features. I have created a model to convert the text to points, but after converting the annotation to a ...
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Creating one dataset from several overlapping point datasets using ModelBuilder?

I am trying to build a model in which I create 9 point data sets that are subsets of one large point data sets. The 9 small point data sets are suitability analyses for tree species. So one point can ...
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Create Replica From Server fails validation

I'm working on a simple geoprocessing service for ArcGIS Server 10.3 that's meant to allow users to create a replica of a geodata service. When I pull the 'Create Replica from Server' tool into ...
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Add Rasters to a new GDB/Mosaic Dataset in ArcGIS ModelBuilder

I'm attempting to add rasters to a new mosaic dataset in a new file geodatabase, all in the same model. However, the Add Rasters To Mosaic Dataset tool does not recognize the NewMosaicDataset or the ...
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Having a problem with iterators in ArcGIS ModelBuilder

I'm having a problem with a process model I'm building. The process is as follows; A series of float img files are iterated and converted to raster files .img These files are then run through ...
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How to relate feature class and table in ModelBuilder?

I am beginner in ModelBuilder, so I have some trouble with it. I have feature class, which contains forest stands (polygons) and table with data about age of their etages. For example, one forest ...
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Calculate field based on other two added fields in ArcGIS Model Builder

I have a model in model builder where I add 2 fields, "field 1" and "field 2". For each field I calculate their values using the calculate field tools. Afterwards I add a third called "Field 3" of ...
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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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What is the expression for “Current Geodatabase” to be used in ModelBuilder?

I have features in different geodatabases. When I process the features inside these geodatabases from Model Builder,and provide output names for them, I want them to be something like ...
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Apply Symbology to Layer not working outside of ModelBuilder?

I am running ArcGIS 10.2.2 Version 10.2.2.3552, using ArcMap. I am creating a python script and one of the things i need to do is apply symbology from layer to a shapefile in my mxd that is ...
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How to rename multiple rasters with modelbuilder

I have 101 raster images stacked inside a folder. The Rasters are of arcinfo grid type (*.asc) while having a long string name 'NW2D_T100_05_base_depthXXX.asc' where XXX ranges from 000 to 100. What ...