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comment IE8 problem with proj4.js
I think your answer would be more useful if you expanded upon your two steps here rather than relying almost entirely upon links.
4h
comment Updating basemap and layers at same time using ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET?
Can you check your ArcGIS for Desktop version using Help | About ArcMap, please? I think the version numbers went from 10.2.2 to 10.3 i.e. no 10.2.5.
4h
comment How to export from WINSTAR to ArcGIS
Googling "winstar gis" gets a few hits but there may be more than one product returned so we definitely need you to tell us precisely what the format/product your question involves before it is likely to be answered. There is an edit button beneath your question that you can use to revise it.
5h
comment Setting PDF page numbers/names when created by Export Map enabled with Data Driven Pages?
@Martin I think you're right - perhaps it could be the subject of an ArcGIS Idea (if it is part of the document rather than put there by the viewer).
5h
comment Projection and transformation
Welcome to GIS SE! As a new user be sure to take the Tour. There is an edit button beneath your question which will enable you to add any additional details that people request via comments.
6h
comment Setting PDF page numbers/names when created by Export Map enabled with Data Driven Pages?
Is the text that you have circled coming from labelling that polygon or from Insert | Dynamic Text? If you can provide more details like your Data Driven Pages Setup dialog, then it will be easier to advise.
7h
comment Duplicate Points
As a new user please take the Tour. In the comments here and on the answer to your question it has been suggested several times that you edit your question to provide additional information. For recommendations on how questions can be structured to attract potential answerers I suggest reviewing meta.gis.stackexchange.com/a/3353
15h
comment Why won't ArcMap 10 snap?
I think that this is a different issue. Your symptom is ArcMap working hard to figure out all possible things that can be snapped to whereas the question makes no mention of the working indicator being visible.
2d
comment Main difference between ArcGIS Server 10 and 10.3?
As it stands I think your question is too broad because it is two questions, the second seeking multiple answers.
2d
comment Feature Extend Zmin Zmax automatic calculate
What software are you using?
2d
comment Trying to execute ModelBuilder through C#?
This has also been cross-posted from stackoverflow.com/questions/31140743/… Please do not cross post.
2d
comment Trying to execute ModelBuilder through C#?
gis.stackexchange.com/questions/149135/… gis.stackexchange.com/questions/151403/… gis.stackexchange.com/questions/152062/… gis.stackexchange.com/questions/152836/…
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comment Trying to execute ModelBuilder through C#?
This seems to be the fourth time that you have asked what is essentially the same question. To conform to GIS SE protocols would you please be able to go back to the first of these and either edit or accept it, so that we can figure how to help you from there. It is unclear whether you followed the advice there, and then become stuck at the next hurdle, or have gone off in a different direction.
2d
comment rasters written with gdal show up with units of meters when they should be degrees
In what way were you not able "to appropriately tag this question"? There may be a reason why a tag you were looking for was not available, and if so, I'll be happy to comment about why that is the case.
2d
comment Properly setting Extents in Arcpy Using path
I am a little confused by your answer because the only *.tif that you showed us was 'C:\data\myData.tif', and in any event I think that path would also have caused problems when it encountered single backslashes. I suspect that using arcpy.env.extent = r'C:\data\myData.tif' would have been much more likely to work as expected. It is important to always provide code snippets that work up to where you are stuck when you post questions.
2d
comment Automatically create new layers from a single dataset using definiton query for unique values in a field
This would make a nice ArcPy training exercise is using a SearchCursor, layer objects and their definitionQuery property, and AddLayer - but why would you want to have these layers (and/or layer files?)? i.e. what is the use case?
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comment What type/model of pointing device do you use for GIS?
I placed an Historical Lock on this Q&A because it is a Poll.
Jun
30
comment What is the easiest way to test python Add-Ins with ArcGIS 10.1 +?
Step 2 is unnecessary, running makeaddin.py will overwrite your *.esriaddin.
Jun
30
comment Using Arcpy to Update Data Source Does Not Update Related Tables
I've re-opened your question even though I think it would be more likely to attract potential answerers if you also included some details as to what is authored into your MXD related to the joins/relates that you think have not been updated. Unfortunately, your layers being in ArcSDE will preclude me from investigating this on any further at the moment. If you can reproduce it in a file geodatabase I suspect answers will be more likely.
Jun
30
comment Learning about Editing on ArcSDE?
These pages all seem to be about generic editing tasks that are more targeted to single user workflows (shapefiles, file/personal geodatabases) when the asker says that he is looking for "information about Editing in ArcSDE".