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Listing feature classes with active domains?

I have an Esri file geodatabase with attribute domains defined. I need to delete some of the attribute domains but can't because "The domain is used by an attribute rule.". How might I discover which ...
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How to make a GIS inventory?

My office will be seeing a big change in its GIS section. This section has been operational since the 1980's and has a huge collection of GIS data (i.e., shapefiles, raster files, data, etc) but never ...
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Search if field exists in feature class

I have a few dozen feature classes, one of which contains the field I am looking for. They are stored in several different file geodatabases. Is there a quick way of searching each feature class to ...
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Listing feature classes in multiple geodatabases in folder using ArcPy?

I have a folder with numerous geodatabases in it. Within the geodatabases are feature classes. I would like to get a list of the feature classes in these geodatabases using a Python script. I've only ...
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Working with feature classes from multiple geodatabases in ArcPy?

I have produced a Python script which creates multiple buffers of specific (listed) feature classes within a geodatabase. This is achieved by running each feature class through a for loop. I would ...
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Listing Feature Classes of Multiple geodatabase in Multiple Folder?

I'm new in python scripting and try to list polyline feature classes of multiple Geodatabases. The Geodatabases are in many nested folders.For example in folder "A" I have 20 folders and in each ...
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What is the most efficient way to search a geodatabase for NULL-like records?

The problem: I have a geodatabase with several datasets and many more feature classes within. The fields within the feature classes have been populated through joins with shapefiles and manual edits. ...
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Stop ArcGIS model until all values are collected and then merge?

This is similar to Using If precondition is false, continue iterating next input in ModelBuilder? but I want the iterate tool to run to collect all the values and only then continue to the merge. Any ...
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Exporting lists of Feature classes and fields from SDE

I'm using matt wilkies' arcplus module https://gis.stackexchange.com/a/5943/16793 to export a list of feature classes within an SDE database to a text file. I've also written a tool to write field ...
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2answers
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Using Python Script tool in ModelBuilder to check if field exists, if not, create one?

I'm trying to create a script tool to use in ModelBuilder that will check the incoming dataset for the existence of a particular field. If the field exists it should simply go on to the next calculate ...
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1answer
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Listing all feature datasets and classes from multiple geodatabase into CSV file? [duplicate]

I have a folder having multiple geodatabase and I am calling that folder “Multiplegdb” There are 3 geodatabase in a folder which are as follows: ABC.gdb UVW.gdb XYZ.gdb Each geodatabase have several ...
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arcpy.ListFeatureClasses returns empty list [closed]

I'm working with SDE connection and want to find if a layer exists on a server. Code sample is: ws = r'Database Connections\Connection to sde-srv.sde' # second option to access connection file, same ...
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2answers
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Deleting Service Area Layers using ArcPy?

Using arcpy I can make a service area layer in Network Analyst like this: outSAResultObject = arcpy.na.MakeServiceAreaLayer(inNetworkDataset, outNALayerName, ...
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Find features that use specific domain in ArcCatalog? [duplicate]

I have a geodb file with a set of domains. Now, I need to check which are the features with attributes using a specific domain in arccatalog. Is there any way to accomplish that?