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Python Addin - Disable Toolbar in Layout View

I'm trying to disable a toolbar with nested menus and buttons when an mxd is in layout view, but it's not working. I also get no output in the ArcGIS python window when I switch to layout view. ...
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Script slow because of conditional statements

I have created a Python addin for ArcMap. It has two comboboxes. Combobox1: Search for facility by name. If there is one facility with that name the mxd zooms to the selected extent. Combobox2: ...
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Arcgis 10.2.2 Python Addin - Add Layer to Layout View?

I've developed a python addin toolbar that adds a desired layer file (chosen from a button nested in a menu in the toolbar) to the table of contents in a project. The functionality only works, ...
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python addin manager validation of code

I have a toolbar (in ArcGIS) set up with two buttons using python addin manager, can someone help me make sure this works, when I run these buttons nothing happens. import arcpy import pythonaddins ...
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Creating button on Python AddIn toolbar to run python script when clicked? [closed]

I need to create a button on toolbar of arcgis 10.2 who run a python 2.7 script created before when I click. Then I need to know if it's possible in this button that script write results to an excel ...
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Insert Cursor not creating polygon

I used this code to create a polygon in my map, but the polygon isn't showing up anywhere. Does anyone know why? Here is my code: fc = "U:\BuildingFootprints.gdb\BuildingFootprintsCopy" cursor = ...
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Arcpy 10.3 add ins [closed]

I am working with arcpy 10.3 and i want to build a add-in. Unfortunately it's not working when i add a button like: import arcpy import pythonaddins class ButtonClass1(object): """Implementation ...
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Why my button in ArcGIS add-in extension shows as “Missing”?

I do not understand why my add-in toolbar and button shows up as "Missing" when I open ArcMap. I am not sure whether this is an issue with ArcMap 10.3 or whether I did anything wrong. Have anyone ever ...
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Is it possible to open *.dmp file and find out what cause ArcMap to crash?

Is it possible to find out what cause ArcMap to crash from *.dmp file? This files are located here: C:\Users\user\AppData\Local\ESRI\ErrorReports I have made some Python add-in to ArcMap wich ...
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Select and copy attributes features in ArcMap using Python add-in tool?

I'm trying to add a tool to an add-in toolbar to select features from an existing feature class and copy attributes to another feature class,from point to point. TopoHeight_Field_Name='Comment' def ...
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ArcPy Python Addin Combobox How to leave a if-loop, when selection is found

ArcPy Combobox How to leave a if-loop, when selection is found I developed a Combox which: combines values from different featurelayers the User can select an ID or activitycode (acode) the ...
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building a progress dialog with pythonaddins in ArcMap

As a component of my add-in, I compute a bunch of summary statistics when the user clicks a button. This can take a while to process and it can appear as though the program has stopped responding. I ...
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Multi-selection from Combo box in Python AddIn?

Is it possible to select more than one option from a combo box list in python Add ins for ArcGIS 10.x? Here is part of the code: def onFocus(self, focused): if focused: ...
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Running Python Script when opening MXD?

Can anyone tell me how to accomplish this? I want a Python script to run on opening the MXD which would pull an excel worksheet into a GDB and refresh the map. I only want this to happen in this ...
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Zoom/Pan function in python addin tool

I have created one python addin tool which creates some points along a line, it works good. my problem is when my tool gets activated i am not able able to zoom/pan the map. map view just get stuck ...
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Creating polyline using mouse clicks with Python Addin tool?

Can somebody tell me how to create a line geometry by mouse click with python addin? I am using below code in python addin tool. class ToolClass8(object): """Implementation for Testmsg_addin.tool ...
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Create Polyline line by Mouseclick using python addin [duplicate]

I am trying to create polyline by using python Addin tool. but could not understand properly how it works. the Python Addin Tool is not much documented in Esri Website. so i am not able to understand ...
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Get filepath then append a feature class to that feature class Python Addins

I'm trying to use tool bar buttons (python addins) to add a filepath and then append another feature class (known to have identical schema, no test needed) to that filepath. My syntax isn't working ...
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ArcPy: Save and open mxd without closing ArcGIS

With Python Add-In Wizard I created a Button which: looks in a specific directory for the last created/modified folder (which is created with another tool) saves the current mxd with a new name in ...
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Python Addin - Run script from button [closed]

I'm developing a Python Addin for ArcMap. This will consist of a button that will run another python script: import arcpy from arcpy import env import pythonaddins import os class ...
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python application extension onCreateFeature

Trying to populate certain attributes as soon as a feature is created. I have tried the python add-in application extension function "onCreateFeature", which does get triggered when a feature is ...
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Python Add-In Dialog with Textboxes in ArcPy?

With Python Add-In Wizard I created a ButtonTool with which I: click in the map get the coordinates of the mouseclick-location in a dialog with textboxes I want to receive the coordinates in a ...
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Creating Python Addin Button?

I want to create a Python AddIn button to execute a specific script. I know how to use the python addIn wizard and add the toolbar I created in my ArcMap. The trouble I am having is writing the script ...
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How to automatically run python code at the time when a mxd is saved?

I am trying to find a way to execute a few lines of (preferably python-)code whenever I save a specific mxd (my template.mxd) I'm working with arcgis desktop 10.3.1 (advanced, all extentions) What I ...
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Recovering toolbar from disconnected window?

I've faced this problem many times. I created a python addin toolbar and installed it in ArcGIS 10.2 . I work on dual monitors in the office. If accidentally this toolbox is left on the secondary ...
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Measure Point Along a Line

Looking to find Distance along a line(road) by a user input(Mouse Click). Here is my python code TESTED and works def onMouseDownMap(self, x, y, button, shift): mxd = ...
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Can tools or addins created in ArcMap be published and used in ArcGis Online?

I'm attempting to build an interactive map that would be hosted in AGOL. It would be a network query, whereupon selecting a point feature from an "inlet" layer, the map would display the corresponding ...
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QGIS docutils install (path,pythonpath,pythonhome)

New to QGIS and Python. Have QGIS installed and working great on Windows, want to install and use Docutils -- Python Documentation Utilities (presumably all simple and small .py programs). I see ...
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Synchronize Google Earth to ArcMap and vice versa

I found this old script that worked okay in 9.3, but since I've upgraded to 10.1 the VB code can't work. It basically allows you to quickly pan in Google Earth to find a feature, then you click on a ...
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How do I load a .shp file using a button with ArcPy?

I have created a python addin where the user should be able to select a shapfile and then load, but I've not been able to put in the current workspace. import arcpy import pythonaddins import os from ...
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Execute Built-In Command in ArcMap using Python Add-Ins Extension Event?

Is it possible to execute an ArcMap built-in command programmatically, using the Python Add-ins framework? Can ArcMap built-in commands be exposed to and executed using the event methods found in ...
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Code to open web browser crashes ArcMap when run from a Python add-in

I created an ArcMap Python add-in using ArcGIS 10.1 to open a webpage after the map is clicked. It opens the page but then ArcGIS crashes. import arcpy import pythonaddins import webbrowser class ...
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Installing an ArcGIS add-in on several PCs

I usually do my python scripts and add them to ArcMap in the form of add-ins. First I launch the ArcGIS Python Add-In Wizard, create a project, a toolbar and the tool. Then, every time I do an ...
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How to control state of buttons in Python Add-In?

I have bunch of buttons to perform separate tasks within a Python Add-In. Buttons are greyed out and required to be enabled after initial tools run. In the following example, tool1 is turned off after ...
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Python Addin Wizard Combobox scripting help with zooming to selection

I am coding an addin to allow me to use 3 comboboxes to select specific regions within a state. Once these are all selected in the comboboxes I need a final button to zoom to the selected area, ...
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ArcGIS python add in to call python script for importing mdb data

im trying to change from a .net toolbar to a python toolbar in ArcGIS 10.2 and am having some difficulty. I have some stand alone python script which i know works and does what i need to do but i ...
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How to add a separator to an ArcGIS python add-in menu?

In several places (e.g. Making separator and button menu in customized Toolbar using ArcObjects?) I have seen it mentioned that the way to add a separator for add-in menus and toolbars is adding the ...
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Arcpy strip '{ and ]' from list return [closed]

I have a static list that I would like to pull values from and use in a query. I can populate the list dynamically from the data but the set is quite large and I think having a static list from a csv ...
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Making Python Add-Ins for ArcMap after installing ArcGIS Pro prevents double-click running of makeaddin.py at Python 2.x?

I've been working quite a lot with Python Add-Ins over the past week or so in a Windows 7 SP1 configuration with ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Desktop and ArcGIS Pro 1.0.2 installed. I also installed Python ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Python-addin Zipfile locked

I made a Python-Addin-Button with the function to create a zip. Everything works fine, but after creating the zip-file, the zipfile is locked, when the mxd-Project is open. Any suggestions why I can't ...
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Conflicts using Tkinter/wxPython with Python AddIn scripting?

I want to design a custom dialog window where i can select various datasets of choice using scroll down option and specify some conditions and thresholds. Right now i am using python addins within ...
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What does [missing] on ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop Python addin mean? [duplicate]

I need to load all layer names into a combo box. I did the same using esri site. But the tool is showing [missing]. import arcpy import pythonaddins class LayersComboBoxClass(object): ...
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Invoking Context-sensitive Help for Python AddIn Button?

In an experimental Python AddIn that I've created using ArcPy from ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Desktop I have put some test help into my config.xml for a button called Button4: <Button caption="Button4" ...
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Enabling snapping for OnLine method of ArcPy Python Add-In?

I am working on a Python Add-In using ArcGIS 10.2.2 where the user can draw lines and the Add-In will add dimension annotation showing length for each segment of the line that is drawn. I can get ...
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Import functions in python Add-In logic script

I am running into an error. I have a set of functions which I want to import in the python Add-In script at the time of execution, but when I built Add-In with "import stats" line then tools are ...
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Open GP tool as batch using pythonaddins

I'm working on a python toolbar addin and want to open a custom script tool as a batch process upon clicking a button. Is this possible using pythonaddins.GPToolDialog()? I can open as batch by simply ...
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Open popup dialog window on button click in Python AddIn?

I'm trying to figure out a way to display an image in a dialog box that will be used for a help menu for my toolbar addins. The best scenario i've found is using the pythonaddins module and the ...
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ArcGIS Python Add-in using non-GUI window

Does anyone know how to create ArcGIS Python Add-in, that will allow after clicking on a feature, open a new window with a few pictures connected with the feature and then let the user change these ...
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Listing Attribute Table in order of Selected objects

Currently when I open my attribute table, I get the order or points by which they are added and I would like to get them in order in which I selected them. For example, I select points (in order): 6, ...
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Problems using da.UpdateCursor in python Add_in to Edit Feature Class

I am currently attempting to create a Python Add_in tool which will perform a set of geoprocessing operations resulting in new values for a specific !shape.area!acres calculation on a new layer and ...