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

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Is there a way to turn on labels with ModelBuilder?

I have a model that creates a feature class and adds it to the map. The properties of the feature class reference a layer file for the symbology. However, I can't seem to find a good way to pass the ...
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Extract by Attributes in Model Builder, “Table Name is Invalid”?

I'm attempting to use "Extract by Attributes" in model builder as part of a larger model. I'm trying to pull 6 different attributes out one by one in order to create random points within their areas. ...
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Model parameters grayed-out when run in batch mode

I created a tool in ModelBuilder that runs correctly but in batch mode, some of the parameters are grayed-out. How can I resolve this issue
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Iterators in model builder - merging nested files with same filename ending

I am trying to merge files that are nested in different folders by their file names. For example folder 1 contains up to 100 subfolders that each contain a set of shapefiles: subfolder1_A.shp, ...
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Collecting the all the outputs from the iterator in model builder to single file [on hold]

I am using the model builder for integrating some of the Network Analyst tools. However, after running the model only the last output is being saved, as the one output is replaced by the other output. ...
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Skip errors in ModelBuilder?

is there a way to handle an error within the ArcGIS ModelBuilder? I have a model which iterates over hundreds of raster files. some of them may be corrupt. i`m looking for a way in which the ...
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Skipping an iteration in modelbuilder

So I've been assigned to clean up someone else's model. Here's the situation. The model is supposed to iterate over a few hundred folders containing feature classes and convert the contents into ...
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Add and Calculate Field in Table with ArcPy?

I have written the following script to iterate it as a tool for all my tables with ModelBuilder, but i have a problem wth my codeblock. I want to add a field FID to all my tables and to add the values ...
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How to create new feature classes from rows in a polygon feature class

I'm trying really hard here to get an arcpy equivalent for ARCGIS' ModelBuilder's Iterate Feature Selection. I need to export the individual polygon rows in a feature class as new feature classes. ...
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How can I write the output of a ModelBuilder process to my attribute table?

Using ArcGIS 10.2, I've put together a Model Builder model that counts the number of wind turbines in a buffer zone: When I'm done, I can see how many turbines have been selected at the bottom of ...
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Using ModelBuilder to join table to shapefile in ArcMap?

I have more than 40 shapefiles and tables. I want to join the table of attribute of these shapefiles with related tables permanently. For small number of shapefiles and tables, I normally join ...
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Iterating in Model Builder - Generate Output Files in Source Folder

I have a very simple model that has a feature class iterator (recursive) that runs through a directory and sub-folders looking for line files and then projects them to UTM_16N. The only issue with the ...
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Counting points of specific type within polygon using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I'm analyzing wind farms and wind turbines within ArcGIS Desktop 10.2. My data consists of the locations of individual wind turbines that are associated with a wind farm (let's call it "Wind Farm ...
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Using Select by Location and Select by Attributes in single ModelBuilder model?

I'm working on a project involving wind turbines. I'm using ArcMap 10.2 and ModelBuilder to count the number of wind turbines within a 5km buffer zone of a given project (let's call it Project A), and ...
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How to automatically calculate maximum cell values contained within polygons?

I've got a dataset made up of a large range of polygons (about 70 or so) which represent structures. I also have raster layers which detail a flood depth across an area. The floods depth raster has a ...
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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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Renaming multiple rasters with ModelBuilder gives errors 000622 and 000878?

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 ...
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Using Python script tool in ModelBuilder?

i have created the following tool to add two fields in a table and do a calculation in order to put the tool to ModelBuilder. For some reason when i am going to put it as an input in an another tool ...
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Running Model From Catalog Menu?

I'm trying to run a model that takes a starting table, converts it to a .dbf, joins it to a shapefile, then applies the symbols from two different layers to the joined shapefile (as two different ...
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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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Adding multiple model outputs to merge tool in ModelBuilder?

I am using ModelBuilder to batch project multiple (site) specific geodatabases' contents then "Merge" like components into a single geodatabase. I have up to eight FCs for each site (e.g. parcels, ...
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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 create a new mosaic dataset for every new raster created with modelbuilder?

I'll ask the question first and follow up with the background for the why and what I've done allready. Question: is there a way to generate a new mosaic dataset for each new raster that gets created ...
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Extracting Table data from Raster created by iterated visibility test

I would like to run a visibility test using the observer function on each of 500 random points in a region, and end up, ultimately with a table showing the visible area results (count cell for each ...
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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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Renaming output to reflect name of input using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

Every quarter I will be replacing the two CSV files at the beginning of the model. I would like the final Excel file and feature class to each have a name that reflects the input CSV file name (please ...
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Using ModelBuilder to Make Composite of NDVI Rasters in ArcMap?

I have got a large number of landsat raster data. I need to prepare composite raster and Ndvi rasters from the band Rasters which I have. I normally use Image analysis in ArcMap. I wanted to know how ...
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How to SWITCH_SELECTION after Select Layer By Location in ModelBuilder?

I have to use Geoprocessing tools in ModelBuilder. My requirement is compare features in a Source personal geodatabase with those in a Target personal geodatabase and if the target personal ...
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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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Update all cells in column to match value of first row?

I have a point layer; the attribute table includes x and y coordinates of original centroids associated with the points (the points were generated from the perimeters of circle features and still ...
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Removing unwanted attributes from spatial join using ModelBuilder?

I am new to ArcGIS 10 and am currently building a model. This is a brief rundown of what I am doing at the moment. I have 2 shapefiles: one a polyline and the other is point data. I have joined ...
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Append table returns null values in ModelBuilder?

I'm using Tabulate Area to count numbers of pixels in each class within buffers surrounding different points. I'm using model builder to perform this operation on many different points at many ...
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Are there any simple models for wildfire hazard mapping with ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I am interested in producing a simple fire hazard/severity map via ModelBuilder from commonly available datasets (e.g. DEM, NDVI, slope, aspect, land use/cover, etc). Are there any resources or ...
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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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How to create generic building footprints based on attribute information?

I'm trying to create a tool that generically creates building footprints on a given parcel according to certain attribute information of the parcel like building density, max. height, utilisation, ...
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Model runs in ArcMap but not in ArcCatalog?

I have a model I built to select and delete features, I built it so I can run it quick on multiple feature classes. Works fine in ArcMap 10.3 but when I use it in ArcCatalog I get the error "Value ...
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Precondition in Modelbuilder - use in next process

In modelbuilder I am trying to create a tool which will check the coordinate system of the input shapefile. If it is GCS_WGS_1984, then nothing happens. If it is not, then it will reproject it to ...
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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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Running Batch Build Pyramids from subfolders

I have a question that someone might help me. I have set up 10 folders for each office. I have set up a sub-folders that holds the landsat 8. I worked on landsat 8 in ERDAS and since I am done doing ...
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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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ModelBuilder doesn't add my output feature class to TOC

I'm trying to create a tool in ModelBuilder that will take a new point from a user, create a feature class for this point and display it on a map. What I've done is: I've created a feature class ...
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How to track changes in feature class so as to update only the specific locations in cached service

I have a non versioned enterprise geodatabase. I need to know when a feature class changes, and which features have changed every time. I need this for updating only specific tiles in a cached map ...
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How to run kriging in modelbuilder with various shapefiles

I need to run kriging in a model, using 5 diferent point shapefiles. I put as input %Name% to run the different shapefiles, but in Z value field I have an error, because it's different in each ...
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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 ...
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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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Dissolve tool is splitting features rather than dissolving them

I had UK area divided into six different zones. I wanted to dissolve my feature class by zone just so I have six features in it. I used Dissolve tool which worked fine for five zones. One of the ...
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Synchronize multiple sub model iterators in ModelBuilder?

I have quite a few burn date images (geotiff) for the past 14 years (one image for each month). My area of interest is in 4 images. First i need to mask the 4 images to extract area of interest and ...
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How can I find internal overlaps in my polygon feature class ideally via modelbuilder tools?

I have a polygon layer containing "depth curves" for the making of a skin of earth kind of map. I want to check whether or not my feature class contain any overlaps internally between these polygons. ...
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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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How to add multiple feature classes from TOC as input by Model Builder?

I am tasked to create a tool using Model Builder. The tool requires input of multiple feature classes that are added in the Table of Contents of ArcMap. The user will then be able to select multiple ...