An extension to ArcGIS for Desktop and Server which adds functionality for analyzing networked data, particularly for road and transport networks.

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Creating multiple routes at same time with different stop locations using ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I have a feature class that contains about 500 cross-streets locations and another feature class that contains about 1800 locations. I need to create a route from each cross-street to 1-6 locations. ...
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How to create network dataset for train lines with points representing train stations in ArcGIS 10.2?

I would like to build a network dataset that that includes a line shapefile representing train lines and a point shapefile indicating train stations along those lines. When I right-click on the ...
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Is it possible to make stops not in a certain sequence in order to find the shortest route with the network analyst?

Is it possible to make stops not in a certain sequence in order to find the shortest route with the network analyst? I now use the small green points as an input stops because I want the lines with a ...
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Optimizing arcpy script to batch generate OD cost matrix in road networks

Following the question I asked in this thread, I wrote a python script designed to compute an OD cost matrix given a road network and origins/destinations locations. I am completely new to python, so ...
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How to calculate driving distance/time between two points

I am doing some analysis for our fire rescue department where we are comparing actual response times to fires vs predicted response times. The actual response time analysis is straight forward as I ...
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How do you model railway connectivity with ArcGIS

I would like to use Network Analyst to build a railway network. I am wondering how to manage connectivity between line features, since rules valid for a road network can't always apply to a railway ...
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how to use line feature as stops input in network analyst?

I'm trying to build a certain route with network analyst on a Network Dataset. As an input to create the route I want to use line features. I am trying to do this with network analyst in ArcGIS 10.0 ...
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Creating random location within a network from a given location and a given distance

For a habitat selection study, I am trying to identify availability. My species lives along waterbodies and I could assess distances moved between two consecutive locations using the network analyst ...
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How can i change time units of direction window in ArcGIS network analyst?

I want to change direction window unit from minutes to seconds . I set travel time unit to second and the result of the direction window show second but the unit remains min .For example in the ...
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How to geocode a building with different entrances

I am working on a routing map for a university campus. the routes are modeled and network analyst works fine. The problem: Many of these buildings have several entrances. Is there a way to geocode ...
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What is the number of start time in ArcGIS for server network analyst service?

I'm confuse of the number of start time in network analyst service . I created a network analyst service using ArcGIS for server 10.1 . I want to routing with travel time.One of the parameters in ...
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Adding cost from line shapefile using ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I have a network dataset (a road network), and require a matrix of Cost Distances between many points, which works well. I have now added a line shapefile (representing rail lines). I wish to use it ...
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How to digitize a custom road?

So I've built my network and now I am creating custom bus routes. However, one of my bus routes makes a stop on a private road that I had not realized was included in my network. How should I go about ...
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How to connect stops to road for network dataset?

I have 3 files a bus route network, road network and bus stops. I want the bus stops to be the connections between the road network and the bus route. When I try and build the network dataset I am ...
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Network Analyst Add City Boundary as Polygon Restriction

I have a network I am trying to create but am finding the service area polygon I create are "leaking" outside of the city boundary. I was curious if there was a way to add the polygon as a restriction ...
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Grouping carpool participant addresses for network

I have a list of addresses of people participating in carpools to a workplace and a list of cars given by the workplace. Both lists change daily. I need to group people by their addresses and assign ...
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ArcGIS Network Analyst Service Area Default breaks in Meters

I'm trying to use a meter value for the default break. The default value in length is Kilometers, and I can't figure out how to change that. Additionally, the field doesn't allow a dot or a comma. I ...
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Accessing data stored in related tables from a network dataset

According to ESRI's transit data model, this implementation, and several thesis papers, any non-spatial information (such as public transport schedules, employee info, trips etc) which is not stored ...
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How can I calculate route using travel time in network analyst?

I'm new in ArcGIS network analyst.I simulate the network for route using live traffic data(fig1) . The traffic data gives travel time .When i want to use routing, the results is not true based on ...
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Confusing start times vs. time windows in Network Analyst

This is the snippet of my ArcPy script that deals with route-making: TechRoute = arcpy.na.MakeRouteLayer(inNetworkDataset, RouteName, "Minutes", "FIND_BEST_ORDER", ...
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Prefer Straight Routes for wayfinding?

Is there a way to prefer straight roads in network analyst rather than going through zigzag routes (i.e creating straight forward routing instead of really going through the shortest path)? I am ...
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How to generate all possible routes between two points?

I have a network dataset in ArcGIS and I need to generate all possible (not only the shortest one) routes between two given points (A, B). Is it possible to do it with the Network Analyst? Or with ...
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Arcpy Network Analyst solver error

Hello GIS Stack Exchange, I am finding it difficult to load locations to sublayers using python in ArcGIS 10.0 network analyst Vehicle routing problem. I'm also having some trouble debugging my ...
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Identify all continuous networks in a dataset

I have a set of pedestrian streets for a city. I would like to assign all of the streets that can be reached to one another along a continuous network to a unique group. I am wondering if there’s an ...
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Load locations faster in ArcGis network analyst

I am currently using ArcGis Network Analyst to calculate an OD cost matrix. I was wondering whether there is a faster way to load my locations (origins, destinations and barriers) because my current ...
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Offsetting Overlapping Routes in Network Analyst

I've seen some questions tackle this issue, but havent myself found a working solution. Using ArcMap 10.2.2 Advanced with Network Analyst. I use the Vehicle Routing Problem to route a couple ...
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How does ArcGIS calculate Live Traffic in a network dataset?

I create a network analyst service in ArcGIS 10.2 with live traffic. The traffic is classified into four classes (stop and go, slow, moderate and free flow). I know that when the service uses ...
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Service layer shape

I created a simple service layer polygon in network analyst (ArcGIS Desktop 10.2) with no hierarchies set in the street network. Now I don't understand why is this polygon created along some ...
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Closest Facility Solve Failing

I have a problem getting a large number of facilities and incidents to draw upon solving. I have about 380 facilities and incidents, that I am attempting to find routes between. I need the actual ...
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Flip multiple vectors

I have thousands of vectors (out of several million) which I need to flip, for directionally purposes (Network Analyst). The vectors in question are annotated that their directionality has been ...
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Find network distance for multiple origins and destinations?

I have a layer of points A (around 30), a layer of points B (around 2000), all recorded as in longitude and latitude. Need to calculate the distance between each pair (Ai, Bj) based on the ...
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Performing multiple “Closest Facilities” analyses for multiple feature classes

I am trying to calculate network distance from 10 points within 896 polygons "SA1s" (a total of 8960 facilities), each to ten points within 186 polygons "DZNs" (a total of 1860 incidents). I would ...
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In a WPF Runtime Routing application how do I perform routing based on distance and cost, using a score as an impedance?

I have an SDK for WPF Runtime application that performs routing. The network dataset that I'm using is overlaid with polygons that represent areas of various degrees of threat. The threat is ...
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Understanding Error network dataset has no edge elements It may be unbuilt?

I'm trying to alter an Integrated Transport Network (ITN) to remove all of the roads that are within a flood zone (a separate shapefile). The ITN Network Dataset I'm working with was created by ...
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How to clip ITN Network Dataset in ArcGIS

I have an Integrated Transport Network dataset that I downloaded from Edina Digimap that I was planning on using for Service Area and Closest Facility analysis in ArcGIS 10.2.2. I have downloaded, ...
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ArcGIS network file size

I have a large (several hundred thousands vectors, 800-900) from which I am trying to create a network (road) and am unable . Don't sure if its an issue with ArcGIS or limitations with my computer. ...
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Network Analyst Error: The range of positions is invalid for this operation

I'm running into this error, using ArcGIS 10.2.2 Advanced with Network Analyst enabled. I'm using the route solver and inputting my stops, which already have the associated route and sequence number. ...
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Hierarchy not working in network analyst

I have created a simple network to test hierarchy. But apparently I am missing something. I have created an attribute for my roads called hierarchy and given it values of 1 to 3. The network is set to ...
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Network Analyst: Location Allocation for Model Builder

I am trying to create a model to answer a question using a network analysis. Background: 10 possible fire station locations (shapefile) Calls for demand points (shapefile) Impedance is 5 minutes ...
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Using Traffic with Network Analyst VRP

To the best of my understanding, setting a specific day under Analysis Settings for the VRP uses the Routing_ND historic traffic information. Is there some step I'm missing to enable traffic? I've ...
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How to extract polygons from a road network?

I need to extract faces (or polygons) from my road network and calculate their areas. I mainly use Arcpy packages but even if you know it in QGIS APIs, I'd appreciate if you'd share it with me. If it ...
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How to use real time data (traffic) for network analyst in ArcGIS?

I have a problem with using traffic data for routing. I'll describe the scenario: There is a local traffic service (real time) that has the speed of each segment in the network. This information is ...
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How to get Network Analyst to find nearest facility on globe?

Currently, the nearest facility matrix results stay within the confines of the GCS84 projection, so the route from Los Angles to Japan travels EAST not WEST. How can I change the settings to permit it ...
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Network Analyst resolved route can't display properly on printed map [duplicate]

I have looked on the Internet but there are no updated answers. I am using ArcMap 10.2. I am trying to print the route resolved by network analyst but there is no way I can display overlapped ...
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How to solve OD Cost Matrix (SOAP) by Python

I have published a NetworkAnalyst service to solve OD Cost Matrix on my local machine. I want to send origins and destination through python script which hits the service via SOAP and bring the result ...
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Using ArcGIS for Server Network Analyst service in Google API?

I want to use ArcGIS for Server Network Analyst service in Google API or another API. I search in the internet but couldn't find anything. I think Network Analyst services can only be used in ...
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Making bus routes in ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I am a novice. Aim is to make bus routes in ArcGIS Network Analyst, so specifying two points on the map, I could see what buses to ride with minimal layovers and time. Please tell me where it is ...
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Creating model that simulates water flowing down crack, then splitting at 'Y' joint?

Maybe this is a simple problem, but I've been given a task of simulating how water flows in one line, along a crack, and then hits a 'Y' junction, where half the water flows in each of the split ...
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How to setup travel direction when creating network dataset?

I want to conduct service area analysis with a roadway network to create travel time contour map. The roadway netwotk is a linear shapefile which stores travel direction (N/S/W/E) and travel time for ...
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Shrinked Travel Time Contour

I'm relatively new to service area analysis. I use ArcMap 10.2 I made the following travel time contour maps by performing service area analysis.I made the first one first. It looks good. Then I add ...