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Aug
21
revised How to make a separate Python installation that can call ArcGIS' arcpy?
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Aug
21
answered How to make a separate Python installation that can call ArcGIS' arcpy?
Aug
21
revised Get Raster Catalog Names from a File Geodatabase Programmatically
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Aug
21
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Jul
12
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Jun
16
comment Convert field types in GDB with Python
If you have FME ($$) I understand it's a much better tool for this kind of "data rescue". Glad you were successful getting your data files in shape. We have a license for DataInteroperability (which is an ArcGIS extension interface to FME) and I've heard good things.
Jun
15
answered Convert field types in GDB with Python
Apr
21
comment Extracting flow accumulation to stream shapefile
No one has suggested running streamlink followed by zonal statistics as table to get the min and max flow accumulation for each reach. Maybe I'm missing something about the question.
Feb
13
comment How to make a separate Python installation that can call ArcGIS' arcpy?
A really nice feature of anaconda is you can set it up with virtual environments with the versions you need for ArcGIS or any other package. For example, you could have a virtual environment set up to work with ArcGIS that has the versions that Esri tools are expecting, and another one that doesn't include arcpy when working totally outside of arcgis.
Dec
31
comment arcpy Union w/No_Gaps puts “0” into blank fields
Vince is entirely correct. If you must work with shapefiles, you can locate the gaps using the feature ID tags (non overlaps have a _FID of -1).
Sep
26
comment Having trouble with 'and' 'or' statements and negative numbers
I agree. Unfortunately, the poster tagged the question as 10.0 -- arcpy.da cursors were added at 10.1.
Sep
26
answered Having trouble with 'and' 'or' statements and negative numbers
Sep
26
comment Having trouble with 'and' 'or' statements and negative numbers
A better condition to use is
Sep
26
answered Raster clipping without producing no data values
Sep
24
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Aug
9
comment can arcpy detect whether it's running in Desktop or Server?
Should be noted that this Python code assumes the software is installed using the normal folder naming conventions. It is pretty rare for someone not to use the default folder name "Desktop10.1" evn if they may move the path around (for example, we install to "C:\ArcGIS\Desktop10.1".
Aug
9
revised can arcpy detect whether it's running in Desktop or Server?
update to add support for arcpy in ArcGIS Pro
Aug
9
answered ArcGIS for Desktop equivalents to ArcInfo Workstation tolerance types?
Aug
9
answered Meaning of red cross icon next to Geoprocessing tool/model?
Aug
9
comment How to export all the layers from Table of Content to shp file?
What a great argument for eschewing .NET/ArcObjects in favor of Python! Which code will you be able to read and use five years from now!