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

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Which PCS to use with WGS 1984 datum?

I am working on building a Modelbuilder tool to convert a .csv file with lat/long values into a polyline with shape_length. The dataset is in the WGS 1984 datum. It is my understanding that this must ...
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In ArcGis10.2 ModelBuilder: Make Output-Name in ArcGis System Tool “Featur to Raster” depending on selected field for pixel value

This might be easy, but I could not find a solution: I am using the system tool "Feature to Raster" in ModelBuilder in ArcGis 10.2. I want to substitute the name of the output raster, ...
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How to find cumulative length at points on a line?

I am working on a Modelbuilder project to teach myself how to use it. I do not yet have much knowledge in Python. I am currently a little stuck on the project I am working on. I have a line made from ...
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Is there a way to automatically open up the attribute table after model builder is complete?

I know there is a setting to add the finished product to the map after model builder is done. But, is there a setting to automatically open up the attribute table after as well?
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Attribute data disappearing after converting points to line

I am currently working on a project strictly in Modelbuilder. I am trying to teach myself how to use it. I don't yet know how to use Python and am still in the early learning stage. My question has ...
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Select lowest n values in from attribute table in Model Builder

I have a shapefile with a "Random Number" Column. I'd like to use Model Builder to Select and export the lowest N values. I've seen this post about selecting the top 10 records which is pretty ...
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ArcGIS 10.3 modelbuilder works in edit mode but not in “casual mode”? [on hold]

I basically finished my model now and it works! If you right click the model, click edit and then run the model it works. However if you just doubble click the model and select the nessesary ...
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Help with Modelbuilder workflow

I am new to ModelBuilder and am working on a project to teach myself how to use it for graduate research. A friend of mine recommended it to me since he was doing something similar in class. I am ...
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Use Parse Path and Get Field Value for Output FC Name? Model Builder

Is it possible to combine my parse path "value" and my get field value "date" to name my output feature class? Essentially, I want the name to appear as such: "_40588_04102016" So my output feature ...
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Multiple Input Feature Classes with Different Names - Model Builder

I have created the model below to create "straight lines" from a route (Feature Class is the Route in the model). This model will save me a lot of time compared to doing it manual. The manual steps ...
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ArcGIS Modelbuilder Warning empty output generated to Halt process?

Is there a simple way of making ArcGIS stop if the following message comes up after "copy rows" have finished (see picture); Executing (Copy Rows (4)): CopyRows QueryTableB_cx ...
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ModelBuilder Iterations and Data Storage

OK, so here's my situation. I have a large series of rasters divided into two categories, let's call it Type A & Type B, a pair for each of a few hundred date/time snapshots. The date/time for the ...
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Deleting features (rows) from shapefile (attribute table) using ModelBuilder?

I run into a problem and can't figure out how to solve this one. I use the ModelBuilder and have a shapefile with loads of information. This information needs to be reduced. Therefore I want to ...
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Copy feature class to feature class in loop and a list of fields in modelbuilder

I have a several file geodatabase with seven features in it (polygon). I want to copy them to a new feature in a other empty file geodatabase (instead of deleting the fields...had same problems with ...
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Select by attributes in feature layer changes original shapefile

I recognized something strange. Currently I am working with the modelbuilder. I have a shapefile, "Add a field" use the "Make feature Layer" tool and then "selecet by attributes" to select some ...
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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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Pyscripter and arcpy not working together

I have installed pysripter on my machine and am not able to run any arcpy scripts from it despite being able to import arcpy. Models that work in model builder do not transition to pyscripter here is ...
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Script Error when trying to run Buffer tool [on hold]

I am trying to create a model and run the buffer tool in the model. When I try to set open "buffer" in the model to set parameters I get this: I am running Windows 7 on a Lenovo W541, ARCMap ...
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GIS - automate generate polygons

I have more than >100 shp files (each one contain points). I would like to make polygon around particular shp (scale is not necessary, should be zoomed). I have already printed them but it would be ...
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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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How to extract,stack and calculate Standard Deviation from a NetCDF (.nc) to produce a single standard deviation and Mean image in arcGIS?

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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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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How to create iterative Select by Location, Summary Statistics tool using ModelBuilder?

I do a lot of proximity analysis using "select by location" and would like to cut down on the effort spent each time doing this! I have put together a model using ModelBuilder that: Iterates over ...
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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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Combining 2+ tables in ModelBuilder into just 1 supertable?

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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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 do I create a polygon based on a single point?

I have been given a large spreadsheet of sample data where each point coordinate represents the end of the sampling extent. I am tasked to represent these points as a sampling extent of 100' x 8' with ...
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ArcGIS - Merge error after Iterate Feature Selection in model builder

I would like to use the model builder to solve OD Cost Matrix in iterations because my origins/destinations FC need to be grouped by attributes. I use the Iterate Feature Selection tool to do so. ...
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Iterate variables in Con statement in Raster Calculator- model builder

I have this formula which works fine in raster calculator on its own. Here is a simplified version of it: Con((("Trial_analysis\winter_pm" == 2)) & ("Wind_directions\winter_pm_WD" <=b) & ...
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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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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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Export as Python script from ModelBuilder never completes?

The script below was exported from ModelBuilder and runs within ModelBuilder in about 7.5 seconds. However when I export it and try to run it as a standalone script in either PyScripter or the ...
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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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ArcGIS Modelbuilder Crash -> Artefacts/nonmovable objects?

I am working on quite a big model in ArcGIS 10.3.1 ModelBuilder and it crashed. I didnt really think much of it as I keep saving it but when I logged in again and opened it It seemed almost broken! ...
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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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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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Spatial Join with ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a bigger model done with ModelBuilder. In the end I want to make a spatial join of a polygon (target) with points (join) (see figure below). The model runs with any error or warning message, ...
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Comprehending how Field Check works in ArcGIS Modelbuilder?

I added the script for "Field Check" as I was wanting it to look for a specific column in the table to the far left. If the table has the column, then I want it to proceed with "add join". However ...
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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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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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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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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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Attempting to use Merge in ModelBuilder?

So 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 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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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 ...
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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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How to calculate multiple variables with precondition

I want to do multiple "calculate values" in ModelBuilder. To make it simple let´s take only 2 simple calculations: 1) calculate sine from angle to variable "MySinus" 2) use this value in a second ...
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Calculate field in model builder using file name

I have browsed answers to similar questions but I still cant figure it out. I have created a new field called "namemonyr" in all of 646 shapefiles. I now want to populate that field using ...
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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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Losing Attributes Following Merge in ModelBuilder?

Using ArcMap 10.1, I am working on a project adding polygons to an aerial. The polygons have data associated such as Location, Numerical Value, Street Name, Date, etc... I use the merge tool as I am ...