An object-oriented programming language from Microsoft. It is the .NET version of the Visual Basic (VB) programming language.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
8 views

Problem with MyBase when converting old VB.NET toolbar

I'm working on a project to convert and older set of ArcGIS tools that were developed for 9.x using VB.NET. I'm trying to convert them to an Add-In for 10.4. So far, I have created the Add-In and ...
-1
votes
0answers
26 views

ArcObjects how open layer in new window? [on hold]

I have 2 layers. 1 layer - Buildings, 2 layer - transmission line inside the building. Is it possible to do so, that would be in the window layer object parameters Buildings, was watching button ...
-1
votes
0answers
28 views

How to standardize raster layer in one scale to a range of 0-1

I'm trying to write a vb.net code in order to do a standardization for raster layers (raster scale from 0-1) by using Raster Calculator. How can I connect vb.net with raster calculator within ArcMap? ...
2
votes
1answer
46 views

Getting reference to existing reference of dockable window in class in ArcMap Addin?

I have an addin for ArcMap 10.2 that has a dockable window. For what it's worth, this dockable window has a DataGridView to which the user can add features for review. These features are added from ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Deleting redundant vertex in polygon feature using arcmap 9.3 with VB.net?

I am using Arcgis 9.3. I have polygon feature file. In the file some of the features have a redundant vertex which I need to delete. I wrote a tool using vb.net for deleting such redundant vertex, but ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

Hardwire definition query on layers in mxd VB.net

I am creating a tool that applies definition query to certain layers of the mxd. The user clicks the button and it should hardwire the definition query into the layer. This is useful if there are many ...
2
votes
1answer
45 views

Arcobjects Assign projection transformation to layer file in VB.net

I want to be able to transform a layer from WGS1984 to OSGB1936. I created a tool that extracts layers from several folders on our company network folders, using check boxes that user clicks. One of ...
2
votes
2answers
77 views

ESRI forms using hooks

This has been bugging me for a while. I can easily call a form from a button using ShowDialog() if I use standard vb.net windows form. However when I use the ESRI addin dockable window which uses ...
2
votes
1answer
80 views

x, y to decimal degrees on mouse click in ArcObjects?

I am converting an old VBA code I used to use in ArcMap 9.2, into VB.NET for ArcMap 10. It should extract x, y coordinates from OSGB and converts to decimal degrees while copying to clipboard. I ...
1
vote
1answer
114 views

Arcobjects vb.net forms in Arcmap 10.0

I am trying to create a basic form using ArcObjects (Vb.NET) to view in Arcmap 10.0. I have created the form using the designer but cant view it in Arcmap. I have created a button that will call the ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Maplex labeling don't work?

I have a problem with the application of Maplex label, I use arcobjects with VB.net This is code, gives no error but it appears just standard labels. Public Sub Show_MaplexLabel(ByVal ...
0
votes
0answers
99 views

VB.net Converting UTM to Lat/Lon (State Plane with WKID) - ArcGis

I have looked at many libraries. Many simply don't work, others are very poorly documented. I have a very long list of X/Y coordinates (US FT) and an associated WKID. I am trying to convert that to ...
1
vote
0answers
15 views

IRasterLayerExport3 doesn't save raster until ArcMap closes [closed]

I'm trying to export raster using IRasterLayerExport3, but it saves raster file only after closing ArcMap. It seams that IRasterLayerExport3 creates placeholders for raster (empty file - 3kb), and it ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Finding nearest point on polygon if layer has more than one polygon using ArcMap AddIn?

I am developing an application using ArcGIS .net add-in. An application generates some maps based on point and polygon datasets. In that, I am able to find the polygons within the search distance. ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

Finding whether point on polygon or not in ArcGIS VB.NET?

I am working on GIS application. I am trying to find whether a point is located within a polygon or not. I have written a piece of code for this using Relational operator but the Contains() method of ...
1
vote
1answer
83 views

Finding Points where two polylines cross in ArcGIS Runtime .NET SDK?

I am using ArcGIS SDK for .NET and have a graphic overlay defined on my mapview. I added two circles to the map (made with polylines) which overlap. I now need to determine the points at which the ...
0
votes
1answer
55 views

Split by attributes with 2 fields

I am using SplitLayerByAttributes toolbox. It’s a very useful tool for me to process certain activities. As you know, I can split the feature class as per 1 field. What if I want to split the features ...
2
votes
1answer
73 views

I am making a selection with ArcObjects, is there an Issue with iSelectionSet:AddList or do i have an error somewhere?

I collect a set of OIDs into an OID array (long), this happens in a loop and if i find an OID i want to add to the array, I REDIM PRESERVE to expand the array. iOIDListCount = iOIDListCount + 1 ReDim ...
2
votes
2answers
270 views

Why am I unable to enable my addin extension?

I am working on an ArcObjects addin for Desktop 10.1. I am using the SelectionExtension as a template for my addin. I was unable to listen for events through a dockable window, so at others' ...
1
vote
1answer
68 views

Comparison between using VB.net or C# in ArcObjects or ArcGIS Server [closed]

Is there any differences between using VB.net or C# in ArcObjects or ArcGIS Server based projects, in functionalities, samples, Q&A community? Is there any comparison which covers these aspects to ...
3
votes
0answers
102 views

Listening for edit events through dockable window using ArcObjects?

I am creating a dockable window that allows users to select features of a particular featureclass, iterate through records in the featureclass, populate textboxes with certain attributes, and edit ...
-1
votes
2answers
106 views

Changing datasource of a .lyr file results in empty layer with empty symbology (ArcObjects VB.NET)

I'm having a hard time adding my grid to the map and changing its symbology with an existing lyr file. I have found a great post by Neil Clemmons that explains this, but it doesn't work for me. I ...
2
votes
0answers
207 views

How can I get domain values associated with a field using ArcObjects?

I am trying to access the domain of a selected feature. I have seen examples for VB.NET and C#.NET, but I cannot access the domain of a specified field. Dim findName As String = Nothing Dim ...
0
votes
1answer
118 views

how to write expression with vb.net in mapwingis (ShapefileCategory.Expression)

I would like to give color to the map with new category. to make must make previous expression. I've tried but still failed. What is wrong ? Please help me. Dim category As ...
0
votes
1answer
47 views

How to use an array for buffer

I want to to use an array to create 3 buffer files with different buffer distances. The code should produce 3 buffer files in one step. Additionally, the code below runs already after using an ArcGIS ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

vb.net arcobjects - show fieldname

I try to show the field names (alias names) of a feature class. I found code snippet but I don't succeed to get it to run :( Can somebody tell me please what is wrong in the code? (System: Arcgis ...
0
votes
1answer
52 views

Arcobjects vb.net stringbuilder

I'm newbie and have question about string builder to show the arcgis layers. (System: ArcGis 10.2, VisualStudio2012) I don't succeed to show the loaded layers in a line of the message box. code: ...
1
vote
1answer
456 views

How do you set a polygon layers transparency in DotSpatial

How do you set a polygon layers transparency in DotSpatial? I'm using vb.net in visual studio express 2013 and using a Dotspatial nugets package which has given me DotSpatial version 1.7. Please see ...
2
votes
2answers
144 views

How do I find a layer based on source name using ArcObjects?

I am relatively new at creating tools with ArcObjects and I am having trouble finding a layer based on the layer's source name by looping through all layers. I've seen here that it is possible, but I ...
1
vote
1answer
105 views

Snapping Agent does not work with ArcGIS 10

I'm trying to create snapping agent, I'm using the standard code from ESRI ArcObject Library, this code works perfectly on VB6/ArcGIS 9.3, but not on VB.net (3.5 SDK) and ArcGIS 10. The property ...
2
votes
2answers
156 views

ArcObjects interface to construct circles with segments instead of arcs

I am trying to see if it is feasible, using ArcObjects (VB.NET), to create a tool to construct circles comprised of line segments instead of arcs. I've looked over the available interfaces here but ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

IDockableWindow ability to auto size?

I have a ArcObjects 10.2 vb.net Custom Add-in that is a dockable window. The dockable window displayes a windows form that has listboxes, textboxes, panels, tab panels, etc. that the user interacts ...
1
vote
0answers
94 views

Substract 2 rasters with Raster Calculator in ArcObjects (VB.NET)

I'm having a hard time substracting 2 raster with ArcObjects sdk 10.1. I keep getting a nullreference exception at the gp.execute() method, but I can't figure out where the problem is, I recall ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Is there a way to keep a a custom tool active while using the edit tools using ArcObjects?

I'm developing a tool that, when the user creates a feature in a certain feature class, prompts the user with a form to populate one of the fields in its attribute table. I'd like to have the user use ...
0
votes
1answer
183 views

Initial state of VB .net checkbox to toggle ArcMap layer visibility

I have a checkbox control as part of an ArcMap add-in with a dockable window in VB .net that turns a particular layer's visibility on and off in ArcMap. The initial state is set to "unchecked". But, ...
1
vote
1answer
232 views

Order a list of points to make a polygon with smooth outer border

I have a function that pulls some lat/longs from a Database and then I put those values in a polygon to see it's shape. The problem is they are so random in position and direction from each other that ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to get a feature class from a File Geodatabase in ArcObjects? (VB.NET)

I just started out with ArcObjects and I've been stuck on this for days. How do you open up a File GDB and read out a simple feature class? The snippet for retreiving a shapefile from a regular ...
2
votes
1answer
48 views

Getting the New Map When the FocusMapChanged Event Fires

Normally, in ArcMap, when an event handler to catch the FocusMapChanged event is set up, and a new map (data frame) is activated, when the event fires, a reference to the FocusMap returns the map that ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Show selection set in Attributes Window

I have an ArcObjects extension that creates a selection set and then zooms to the selected features. This part works as expected. The problem that we are having, however, is that the selection set ...
1
vote
1answer
40 views

Catch the VisibilityChanged event for TopologyLayer

I can set up a handler to catch the VisibilityChanged event of every map layer returned by: pEnumLayer As IEnumLayer = My.ArcMap.Document.ActiveView.FocusMap.Layers(Nothing, False) Then with each ...
0
votes
0answers
99 views

Export map and mailing data via a console application in VB.NET?

Problem: A client saw a JavasScript demo and would like some of its functionality replicated in VB.NET. I don't understand how the JavaScript demo works nor how to convert it to VB.NET. I have also ...
3
votes
1answer
974 views

Unable to create .esriAddin; missing ESRI ArcGIS Add-in SDK components(s)?

What am I missing? I upgraded to ArcGIS 10.3 succesfully recompiled all other 20 or so addins after encountering a similar issue and renaming "ESRI.ArcGIS.AddIns.11.targets" to ...
1
vote
2answers
581 views

Export Page Layout to PDF using ESRI add-in with vb.net

Note: This message is cross-posted on geonet (https://geonet.esri.com/thread/127249) I have been trying to convert a vba script to vb.net but I have hit a roadblock and I'm hoping someone can help me ...
2
votes
0answers
319 views

Visual Studio not creating “.esriAddIn” file

I have an addin that I've been maintaining with Visual Studio 2010 Express for quite some time with no issues. Recently my computer was replaced and Studio 2012 Express was installed. Since that time ...
1
vote
0answers
164 views

Need a free\open source library to calculate LOS & Viewshed using C# \ VB

I'm working in a Radio Propagation Analysis project that required to draw the Line-Of-Sight (LOS) between two radio antennas and calculating the View-shed for one radio antenna. So i need a Free\Open ...
0
votes
0answers
154 views

How to find co-ordinates of two intersecting features (circle and polyline) in vb.net using arcobjects?

I am new to arcobjects and i want to find the co-ordinates of the intersection points of a circular arc and a polyline. Can somebody please help me with this. I've tried the following code but it is ...
2
votes
1answer
262 views

arcmap editor attribute window fill value programmatically

In my map I have a layer named PARCEL, when create new feature on this layer, the attribute window will open automatically. There are 2 attributes in this layer: PARCEL_ID and SUB_ID. Since the ...
0
votes
2answers
202 views

How to read DGN using GDAL in VB.Net?

Reading a DGN file is a big problem for me. I tried more and more but can't find a way to read a dgn(v8) file by VB.Net. After many search, i found out that GDAL can read and write dgn file, but i 'm ...
0
votes
1answer
178 views

How to batch export to PMF using ArcGIS 10.2 and VB.Net

This is my first post, and was hoping I might be able to get some assistance. I have modified a code I found online to batch export a series of map documents (mxds) to ArcPublisher files (PMFs). I ...
2
votes
2answers
222 views

Arcmap VB.NET export map to SHP error

I want to export a query to a Shapefile. If the query is empty I get an error and it will not export. How can I do nothing if the query is empty and export next query in the list? Sample if I ...