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Mar
16
comment Want a good database that has precise location coordinates (longitude & latitude)
There is an edit button beneath your question that you can use to improve it with such clarifications rather than creating a comment trail that potential answerers may or may not read.
Mar
16
comment Converting ArcMap shapefile with labels to KML (labels retained)
Doing a quick test just now in 10.3 at Standard level license makes me think that I probably converted the polygon centroids to points - see my answer.
Mar
16
comment Converting ArcMap shapefile with labels to KML (labels retained)
I think I've done this successfully at 10.2 - can you edit your question to include your version of ArcGIS for Desktop, please? Also, specify the precise tool and parameters you used.
Mar
16
comment Data Driven Pages Export Issue
I agree with @johns - this should already be out-of-the-box functionality - would you be able to edit your question to list your precise steps with some screenshots of any settings you make, please?
Mar
15
comment opening modis ndvi data .tif in timesat 3.1 windows
To get help here I think you need to take the Tour and review How to ask a good question?. It is the quality of your question and the steps you take to improve it via edits when anybody asks for clarifications that will influence whether/when it attracts potential answerers.
Mar
15
comment Running Python toolbox tool both standalone from other tools within same Python toolbox?
This link is for Python script tools in standard toolboxes and does not mention Python toolboxes but it may give you some ideas: blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2011/08/04/pythontemplate I do not know if what you are trying to do is possible.
Mar
14
comment Showing large number of polygons in SpatiaLite on Android map?
Would you be able to edit your question to include details of the best way you have found so far along with some timings? That way potential answerers will have something to try and better.
Mar
14
comment How to relate feature class and table in ModelBuilder?
I think the key to this, which is what I think @AlexTereshenkov may have had in mind, is to still use Add Join but to reverse the order of your join and target tables so that you can work with a many-to-one (which it does support) instead of a one-to-many.
Mar
14
comment Free tutorials for beginners in PostgreSQL, PostGIS and SQL?
PostGIS (in a more focussed question) is certainly on-topic for here but PostgreSQL and SQL may be better researched at Database Administrators and/or Super User.
Mar
14
comment Is it possible from the list or np.array, updating the table using arcpy.da.UpdateCursor?
Adding column headers looks like it is covered in that help i.e. convert it to a structured array. I'm unclear why you need "indexed columns to join" when if you need them you can index the columns after creating the table.
Mar
14
comment Is it possible from the list or np.array, updating the table using arcpy.da.UpdateCursor?
Why don't you just use NumPyArrayToTable to replace the table instead of updating every row and column in it?
Mar
13
comment road network construction using latitude longitude and timestamp
This sounds a lot like how Waze creates its road network.
Mar
13
comment Running Python toolbox tool both standalone from other tools within same Python toolbox?
You have mentioned ArcPy and ArcGIS but your code seems to be pure Python. Can you edit your question to make clear whether you are trying to write a Python toolbox or Python script tools in a standard toolbox, please?
Mar
13
comment WFS Data Interoperability in ArcMap
I think you need to provide precise details of how you obtain your output data from ArcGIS for Desktop and FME. My understanding is that the Data Interoperability extension is FME beneath so if you are encountering a bug there is a good chance that it would manifest in both or neither.
Mar
13
comment Create diagonals in polygon with QGIS or ArcGIS
What happens for a C shaped polygon? Taking a step back, why are these "diagonals" important to you? Maybe you are looking for something that is easier and better accomplished using another method.
Mar
13
comment Creating TIN, Surface Difference python script with ArcPy?
I agree with @FelixIP that the first thing will be to fix those single '\' - gis.stackexchange.com/a/65213 - but then I think you should cut your script back to a Python snippet that works up to where you first start to see something going astray, and provide more details e.g. error message, output not being created, etc
Mar
13
comment A shapefile not projecting correctly
Another way to check the extents is to stay in ArcMap and look at the coordinates being displayed at lower right in meters. You should expect to see 6 or 7 digit numbers when zoomed to your "good" layers but when you zoom to your "bad" layer I suspect that you will see numbers that look more in the range of longitude and latitude values. As per the duplicate this will suggest that the data has had a Projected Coordinate System (PCS) defined on lat/long data instead of it being projected from a Geographic Coordinate System to a PCS.
Mar
13
comment Adding spatial reference to raster data using ArcGIS Pro?
@MichaelMiles-Stimson You may be trying to answer another question because this one only mentions "raster data" and "raster file" - no mention of layers, data frames or ArcMap even. I'm not questioning the distinction between layer and data properties it's just that this question seems to only be talking about data and stated that ArcCatalog was the only way to apply a coordinate system - and it's not. As an aside Geoprocessing seems way more embedded in ArcGIS Pro than it ever was in ArcMap (or ArcCatalog).
Mar
13
comment Esri leaflet functionality
@JohnGravois That sounds reasonable so I have re-opened.
Mar
13
comment Layers with same coordinate system should align/overlap but do not?
@blah238 I just ran your query to get a #2 ranking for it now but gis.stackexchange.com/questions?sort=frequent would say #3 so I think we can definitely call it "top 3".