(Visual Basic for Applications) A subset of Visual Basic that provides a common language for customizing Microsoft applications.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
163 views

Excel Macro to KML using VBA Loop

I am trying to write a VBA loop which will turn a list of addresses and their corresponding Lat Long coordinates in to a KML file for viewing in Google Earth. I have managed to get the opening and ...
1
vote
2answers
40 views

Route hatch labeling as stations (0+00) with vba

I have a route feature which I have set up to label every 500' with the distance along the line. I'd like to use typical stationing format (000+00). I've been using the following VBA script: Function ...
1
vote
2answers
71 views

Cannot convert dms to dd in Excel 2007 using VBA code

I am trying to convert the data in an Excel sheet from dms (degree-minute-second) to dd (decimal degree) format using the vba script available here. Here is sample data: 53° 0' 39.31" 6° 44' ...
10
votes
1answer
194 views

Extracting all points within a certain distance and height difference from a Raster

I have a raster containing tens of millions of points all with X, Y and Z data defined. I need to figure out a simple way to extract and create a new raster or vector with ALL points at a 720 m ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How to pass a variable (FilesToAdd) from VBA script (interface) to a Mapbasic program?

Option Explicit Public FilesToAdd As Integer Private Sub TEST_Click() FilesToAdd = 1 Dim b As Variant Dim Prog As String Dim File As String Prog = "C:\Program ...
0
votes
0answers
248 views

Converting VB code to C# for coverting Polyline to polygon

It is a while that I am stuck at converting polylines to polygon and I couldent find any solutions into it.I have tried some diffrent methods like using ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Making point selection tool using ArcObjects with VBA? [duplicate]

I want to make a selection tool that I can use to select a feature point in ArcGIS for Desktop so I can combine it with a form that I just made to display the form after the feature selected. I use ...
1
vote
1answer
70 views

How to get a Layer as ILayer (ArcObjects)

I had asked this question previously which I think will work. But as I am new to this, I can't figure out how to get a Layer as an ILayer object to pass to the method that's in my previous questions ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

How to learn arcobject vba? [duplicate]

I am using arcgis from last 3 years. but it was only limited by button pressing. I want to learn arcobject VBA and .NET. kindly help me out. suggest me some reference book or mail me if anyone have a ...
0
votes
1answer
104 views

How to open QGIS using VBA?

Using VBA, I want to open QGIS (the actual GUI) and execute a simple script through the Python console or the editor.
1
vote
1answer
191 views

How to make a Python script that does a task in QGIS?

When I run this code in QGIS Python console it works fine, but I want want to run it from an external Python script. What I want the script to do is: 1- Open QGIS 2- Run this code 3- Close QGIS from ...
0
votes
1answer
73 views

How would I create an input mask for ArcGIS Desktop?

Someone asked me if we can create a simple input mask for geodatabase feature classes so that editing of attributes becomes easier. I am however not sure how this works with ArcGIS 10.x Is this ...
1
vote
0answers
57 views

ArcGIS macros question

How to call a UserForm appearance from a macros? (A click on a button on a panel calls a UserForm and then I work with commands that are in a userform) Solved: a stupid reason - macro and userform ...
2
votes
0answers
101 views

Longest route of a stream in ArcGIS? [closed]

I have a shapefile with polylines representing rivers all over a region. In the attached image, there is an example of one river. The longest route is marked by the two red dots on this river, but ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How Do I simply display the Coordinate Info of any vector format (.Shp,.gdb,.mdb) in a textbox using VB in ARCGIS

I've made an interface using VBA Macros to show the existing coordinate system information of the input vector file in a textbox by clicking on code button. And if I defined the projection and if it ...
1
vote
0answers
96 views

Can Geomedia be automated using VBA

Can I automate Geomedia using VBA? The Geomedia training manual "Fundamentals of Geomedia Development Part 1" talks about automating using visual basic but I do not have Visual Basic.
1
vote
0answers
112 views

How to capture GPS co-ordinates from a Microsoft InfoPath form on a mobile device

We are looking for a way to capture GPS coords through the Microsoft INFOPATH form which is loaded on our Mobile Motion device. Basically, we are trying to put a VB script behind the “Get GPS Coord” ...
1
vote
0answers
66 views

How to create a startup prompt that populates definition queries on multiple feature classes

I would like to create an ArcGIS start up prompt or custom button that asks for a user's initials and then populates multiple feature class & layer definition queries. More specifically, I would ...
1
vote
2answers
236 views

VBA ArcGIS 9.3 Field Calculator: 'countif' across several fields

I have an attribute table with 15 columns that contain either a '0' or a taxonomy number. I would like a summarized column that shows the number of different species. location type1 type2 type3 ...
3
votes
2answers
476 views

Display Access query in ArcMap

Hi I have an access database and have some built in queries in the database. The same data is stored in geodatabase with the spatial information. Now I want to follow this process: Access->push out ...
0
votes
0answers
173 views

VBA Code to wait until Python returns value

I have written a code in VBA, I am passing parameters to Python and creating a buffer there. After that I am passing that buffer layer and further processing in VBA again. Here is the code for ...
2
votes
2answers
140 views

How to use IFeatureCursorBuffer in VBA

I tried to use IFeatureCursorBuffer to create and dissolve the buffered features.I am trying to get the solution since some days using dissolve and UnionOverlappingBuffers, but not being able to get ...
1
vote
1answer
307 views

remove whitespace Python code results in odd character - Field Calculator

I need to remove whitespace from the end of a string in a field in ArcMap. I tried first the VBA function RTrim, but whitespace still remained. I thought maybe the whitespaces were tabs, so I tried ...
2
votes
2answers
573 views

Create a Line FeatureClass from IPointCollection

I want to create a new line layer from a point layer. I store the points in an IPointCollection. I want to use that IPointCollection to create a line IFeatureClass. I know how to create a single ...
1
vote
1answer
258 views

Getting Coordinates from a feature with VBA

Is there a way to get the longitude and latitude coordinates from a feature class? I have some code which can select the first layer in the Table of Contents. I want to be able to get the lat./long. ...
0
votes
1answer
303 views

How do I copy or edit a cell of attribute table and paste in text file?

I'm new in VBA. I want to copy one cell or optional cell in attribute table and paste in a text file. I'm using ArcGis 10.1.
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Finding points in extent using VBA

Is there a way to select a point from my map's current extent? I want to use ArcObjects to tell me if there is at least one point visible in my extent. I'd like to do this entirely in VBA, and without ...
0
votes
1answer
221 views

Custom data entry in ArcGIS 10

Since VBA support is no longer supported in ArcGIS 10, what is being used out there for custom data entry forms. I'd like to develop something that is very intuitive (for non-GIS users).
2
votes
3answers
158 views

Software needed to recreate VBA forms using python for Arc 10.0

I'm new to programming and need to convert VBA scripted tools for the 10.1 upgrade. I need to recreate the forms and use Python scripting. How do I do this? I need the form to function in 10 ...
1
vote
1answer
196 views

Opening InMemory Table to execute some SQL gives Runtime Error 445 - Object doesn't support this action?

I have a InMemory that gets created, what I then want to do is run INSERT, UPDATE and DELETE queries on the table. The code i have at the moment is below, I create a new InMemory table, add it to the ...
1
vote
1answer
195 views

Software program (or spreadsheet calculations) to find Borehole Deviation?

I was given a bunch of surveyed borehole data (azimuth, depth, dip, geology, etc) and am required to calculate a deviation variable. Besides querying the data and averaging the surveyed borehole ...
0
votes
0answers
199 views

What is the easiest way to calculate borehole deviation?

Does anyone know if there was a program or specific method (calculations) in order to create a deviation value based on querying specific geological and drilling variables?
1
vote
0answers
359 views

Calculating the Centroid of polygon in modelbuilder (VBA to Python) [closed]

Got an easy one, that's got me stuck. I'm moving some models that were created in 9.3.1 to work in 10. Part of the model is calculating the X coordinate of a polygon to a specified field. The code ...
4
votes
3answers
418 views

Where to find books or course materials to help prepare for Esri Technical Certification in ArcGIS Desktop and Developer?

Where I can find books or course materials to help prepare for Esri Technical Certification in ArcGIS Desktop and Developer?
1
vote
0answers
108 views

InsertFeature on a versioned layer [vba]

I am writing an application that takes data from an Excel Spreadsheet and loads it into an ArcSDE feature class. The Feature class is editable within ArcMap, but I am having trouble inserting a ...
0
votes
0answers
150 views

Remove unused references in ArcGIS 9.3.1 vba

Can anyone suggest me how will I find and remove unused references used in a project done in ArcGIS 9.3.1 vb6. Thanks Khaled
1
vote
0answers
211 views

Quering a ArcSDE featureclass attribute table after joining

I am trying to query a ArcSDE Feature Class after joining using Iqueryfilter I have two SDE feature classes. 1) Subdivisions : which has details of subdivision and districts (parent) 2) ...
2
votes
0answers
127 views

Matching points in table to polygons

this is my first post to this forum. I hope to start participating actively. I have a table with several records (aprox 200.000), each with its own coordinates. And I need to identify the "Polygon" ...
0
votes
1answer
221 views

Finding gaps between polygons

I am trying to build procedure for finding gaps and convert the procedure steps in to code, but i am finding some difficulty, i wonder if someone can help me with it. the steps i planned in seek of ...
2
votes
0answers
326 views

Rotate Selected Features ArcGIS 10 - VBA

I am attempting to loop through polygon features and rotate pairs of features by a specified angle. Pseudo logic: 1) Open up a standalone table in the map document and retrieve a unique identifier ...
1
vote
0answers
63 views

Joining a In_memory table with an SDE table

I have a in memory table that gets created, and want to join it to a table from SDE. I have tried the following code. Private Sub JoinTables(sdetable As ITable, inMemoryTable As ITable, joinField As ...
2
votes
1answer
217 views

Convex Quadrilateral Polygons subdivision in equal parts using Python / OGR

Consider an irregular polygon (P) which has four vertices. I would like to subdivide P into smaller polygons as shown here http://i.stack.imgur.com/4SKhB.jpg In the old days I was using ArcGIS 9.3 ...
1
vote
2answers
848 views

Get Number of Rows, ArcObjects (VBA 6.0)

I am sorry to bother with what may be an easy question for most of you but i am new to ArcObjects (VBA 6.0) in ArcMap (ArcGIS 10.0) and i am really struggling here. I am trying to count the number of ...
2
votes
1answer
116 views

Syntax question for ArcGIS ICalculator object

This is a silly question, but I have this code snippet that I can't figure out: 'Define a calculator for NewArea field pCalculator = New Calculator With pCalculator .Cursor = pCursor ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Vba Cons Numbers [duplicate]

I want to make a list of cons numbers(ex. 1,2,3...) in field calculator (VBA). When I am putting for example: (dim d d=[field]+1). The result is all my fields are =1. How to solve this arc map (vba). ...
3
votes
0answers
395 views

VBA Convert decimal degree to Meters button

I have 2 data frames one which has WGS data in it and the other OSGB1936. I am trying to create a button where the user can input decimal degrees (WGS) and it will zoom them to that location in ...
3
votes
2answers
742 views

MS Access and geocoding in ArcGIS

We are a small non-profit. We use a fairly complex MS Access application to track everything. We would very much like to geocode addresses in our application and display the results on a map. In ...
1
vote
1answer
218 views

ArcGIS10 VBA requires library references

I just upgraded from ArcGIS 9.2 to 10.0, and I'm trying to create some tools using VBA. It doesn't recognize any of the ArcObjects Classes, Interfaces, or Constants unless the reference includes its ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Opening New mxd into existing mxd from command button on form in VBA [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to define Subroutines and functions? I am programming a dialog box in VBA because Python does not have one yet!! The action that needs to occur is for an mxd to open ...
1
vote
2answers
271 views

How to define Subroutines and functions?

I am working in VBA. My error is sub and function are not defined. Here is my code: Private Sub CreateMap(cboDistrict As String) Dim mapDocument As New mapDocument If ...