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Questions tagged [add-in]

An extension to a software program that performs a custom task.

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ArcGIS Addin disables itself

I have some custom ArcMap addins that I have built over the last couple of years. In one specific client environment, the addin installs correctly but when the user clicks the tool to execute it, the ...
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Silent install of ArcGIS Pro Add-In

We are currently migrating to ArcGIS Pro 2.2, with new add-in to improve our workflow. Our Add-in have been shared on a common network drive so far. But our main concern is that we are not admin on ...
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ArcGIS Pro Add-In, MVVM getting filepath in viewmodel but showing only filename in view

I have an ArcGIS Pro Addin that I need to get a path to gdb for some processing, I would like to do this but show only gdb name in text box. I have a behaviors class and a viewmodel and a view. I ...
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GRASS 7.4 addons look installed but not accessable

I'm tring to install the addon v.centerline using the GRASS GUI 'Fetch & install extension from GRASS Addons'. I get the following message saying it's installed yet it doesn't show up. I tried ...
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How to configure a custom ArcGIS Pro Add-in

How can ArcGIS Pro add-ins be configured? I am building an add-in for ArcGIS Pro. This add-in will access external resources via HTTP calls to a SOAP service i have built. I want to be able to "point"...
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Debugging Military Tools for ArcGIS?

I am looking to make some updates to the Distance and Direction AddIn for ArcGIS. I have downloaded the source code and opened the solution. However, I cannot seem to get the project to output any ...
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Error messages are not getting logged. I have created an Add-In button. I am using log4Net library for logging.

When i run Add-In button project on my machine, logging is being done successfully but as soon as i take the Add-In button and install it into different machine , no logging of messages occurs. Is it ...
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How to hide a button in my ArcGIS AddIn

I have developed an AddIn for ArcGIS 10.4 using Visual Studio 2015. My AddIn has several "buttons" defined in the config.esriaddinx XML file. It is possible to completely hide a button when ArcMap ...
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Aligning dropped down list to edit area of combo in ArcMap AddIn?

I have created the ArcMap addin, according to walkthrough: "Building custom UI elements using add-ins". Now I don't know how to get rid of annoying "feature": the label of the combo placed to the ...
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How to modify combo boxes lists in .esriAddIn, with no access to Visual Studio or SDK

I have an .esriAddIn project made for ArcGIS 10.0, and I want to modify the combo boxes lists with up-to-date values. My organisation has moved forward with Visual Studio 2013, ArcGIS 10.3, and ...
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Does ArcMap's renderer leak memory (or at least fail to clear it)?

I have an ArcMap AddIn that calculates some new layer data. If I run it multiple times, it (rapidly) gets progressively slower. The fact that calculating the data is basically constant in time from ...
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Inscrutable behavior of ArcMap add-in?

I'm developing an ArcMap add-in that takes some specific data from our database, generates some new layers on the map, then populates a multi-select box within the add-in. All of that was largely ...
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Communicating with separate ArcGIS Add-in?

Is it possible to access the functions or properties of an ArcGIS Add-in project (C#) from another Add-in at run time? I have a custom ArcMap application extension installed and I would like an Add-...
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Adding a Tool to a DockableWindow add-in

I have inherited a C# ESRI (ArcMap) add-in that needs a UI tweak (the rest of the changes are completed). And I had no previous experience with such add-ins before starting on this. The add-in in ...
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Arc Map Addin creation problem with Visual Studio 2015 and ArcGIS 10.5.1

I am working with ArcMap Addins(Visual studio 2015 and ArcGIS 10.5.1 and OS Windows 7). code compiling time I got a error. same code I have used In Visual studio 2012 and Arc GIS 10.2 it is creation ...
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Addin Not working in ArcMap

I'm trying to configure Positions Desktop AddIn (v10.5.0.2) with Esri ArcMap(10.4.1) for the first time yet not having any luck. The Positions single use license is activated and the software is ...
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Installing module within code with pip and ArcPy? [closed]

I am creating an arcmap add-in which relies on a third party module, usaddress. I am using pip to install the usaddress module on the user's computer. When I run the add in however, it says that ...
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ArcGIS 10.5 add-ins folder issue

I have ArcGIS 10.5 and some add-ins which I want to be automatically updated after making some corrections. Recently I have found a function that provides ArcGIS to do it. This is all about Add-in ...
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FeatureClass.Search freeze

ArcMap add-in is freezing on .Search() by spatial filter. Here is my code, for ArcMap add-in 10.3 version. When I used it with Oracle databases, happens only on one instance, works perfectly with ...
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ArcMap add-in to make connection and load the database on VB.NET

I'm new at Arcobjects programming. Currently I'm trying to make an ArcMap Add-in which can connect and load a database into ArcMap. I have found samples on the Esri website, but it seems not to be ...
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Tutorial on migrating Add-ins from ArcGIS 10.x (ArcObjects) to ArcGIS Pro for Microsoft VB.NET?

I can't seem to find any comprehensive tutorials on migrating (recreating comparable functionality) of 10.x (ArcObjects) VB.Net Add-ins to ArcGIS PRO SDK Add-ins. When migrating from Avenue, ESRI ...
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How to insert rows into a geodatabase bypassing an active edit session

I'm developing an ArcMap addin with ArcObjects 10.3.1 SDK that needs to have an active edit session to work. It creates new rows after a check process and stores them in a datatable into a file ...
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Can't save persisted IGeometry object into an ObjectStream

I was able to store a serialized IGeometry object into an string field in a datatable from a File Geodatabase. For performance issues and since the object implements IPersistStream, I want to save ...
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Debugging ArcObjects SDK 10.3 addins with ArcMap 10.4

I recently upgraded my version of ArcMap from 10.3 to 10.4.1, including all extensions, patches, etc. I did not remove the 10.3 ArcObjects SDK, as I wanted to continue to develop 10.3 compatible ...
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Closing AddIn in ArcGIS with Visual Studio 2013? [closed]

I was working in ArcGIS 10.2 with VBA but now I work with Visual Studio 2013 to create addins. I need to close all processes, I did this with the end statement in VBA but I don't find a command to ...
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arcobject.net Addin Toolbar only works once

I created a toolbar using ArcObjects 10.0 which does some heavy processing in the onClick event of the only button it includes. It works fine however it works only once. If I click again on the button ...
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In C# ArcObjects, how to get layer field names from ArcGIS Server layer?

I'm creating an add-in to ArcMap using C#. I need to get all the fields of every layer. Code below works to get the fields when the layer is added via a shapefile. However, I can't get the fields ...
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How send parameters to a Dockable Window in ArcObjects?

I need send a IFeature element to a dockable window. I tried creating a public static variable, in eManager Class, that is inicialized with a feature that catch a function: public static IFeature ...
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ArcObjects Add-in - Making distinct add-in components talk to each other

I'm starting developing with ArcObjects and I'm stuck at trying to make two comboboxes talk to each other. What am I trying to do is changing the contents/selection of ComboBox B based on the ...
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Temporarily disable snapping with Arcobjects add-in tool

I've built an Arcobjects add-in tool that creates point features OnMouseDown. I set up the tool's snapping environment with ISnappingEnvironment using code from the Arcobjects Help page Working with ...
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ArcObjects “Tool” add-in - Polygon not persisting in display while moving

I am creating a "tool" add-in for ArcGIS 10 that basically draws a polygon where user left-clicks on map display and, as long as mouse is left-clicked, drags it around. When left button is released, ...
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ArcObjects Property Page usage

I have a Dockable window control that I want to have several properties associated with it. Specifically a data source. I currently have to hard code an Image service or a file GDB at a specific path. ...
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arcmap ExportFrame on FocusMap inconsistency

I have an issue where the ExportFrame would use the extent instead of the full extent after right clicking on arcmap and selected "Full extent". Sometime it will use the ExportFrame of the full ...
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Coordinate converter add in for Excel? [closed]

I'm looking for something exactly like GeogTools, but the download link is not working. GeogTools is an Excel add-in that provides specialized functions for: Converting latitude and ...
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Arcmap 10.3 addin is not working on 10.2.1 [duplicate]

I have made an add-in using Visual Studio 2013 and ArcObjects 10.3 .Net SDK. It is running fine on 10.3. I want to run this on 10.2.1. I have change the following settings: <Targets> <...
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Adding polyline in ArcMap using ArcObjects?

I am trying to add polyline in ArcMap by using tool for this I have written some code, but the polyline is not adding in the proper extent. How can I change my code to draw a polyline? public ...
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Referencing ArcMap in class library using ArcObjects?

I have created multiple ESRI addins, where the same code is used. I have created a class library, which I can reference rather than duplicating code. I have the following in my ESRI addin code which ...
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Adding laterals at connection using Water Utility Network Editing tool add in to ArcMap?

I am trying to use the Water Utility Network Editing tool add in using ArcMap 10.3.1 for the use of the add laterals at connection tool. I am unfamiliar with adjusting config files but I have located ...
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I want show updated xy coordinates 'live'

I want to create add-in tool to show x y coordinate on status bar live. protected override void OnMouseMove(ESRI.ArcGIS.Desktop.AddIns.Tool.MouseEventArgs arg) { //this.Enabled = !...
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AddIn button disabled in Data View but enabled in Layout View

VB.NET Addin for ArcMap 10.3 may be causing my Table of Contents to constantly refresh. I have a custom toolbar with a few buttons. I want all of the buttons to be disabled when in Data View and only ...
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Is it possible to have multiple versions of the same ESRI Addin on the same machine?

I will be adding new functionality to a ESRI addin that I have created and I would like to give it to users to test. They already have a working version. Is it possible to install 2 versions of ...
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Update symbol based on rotation field

I have an ArcMap AddIn that updates an attribute field called "ROTATION". That field is linked to the featureclasses' symbology (going to the Layer > Properties > Symbology tab > Advanced > Rotation.....
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Unable to add a toolbar in Python addin wizard

I am trying to create a customized tool in arcpy script, for that I want to add a tool in atoolbar in Python addin wizard. I have downloded Python addin wizard and trying to add a toolbar in Add-in ...
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Disable a button in an Addin

I have an ESRI Addin in built in Visual Studio 2013 using .NET for ArcMap 10.3 I have a custom toolbar with a few buttons. One of the buttons is not ready to be shared with the rest of the group. Can ...
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QGIS: Style-“Rule-Based” [closed]

Style: Rule-Based Please be informed that the Add Categories to Rule under the "Refine Current Rules" does not filter in accordance to the selected layer that you have chosen. Instead, all ...
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NullReference exception when casting a layer into IGxFile Interface

I'm doing a simple test of a tool that uses a dockable window in an ArcGIS Desktop Add-In. I have a button that opens the window which will be the form that interacts with my other classes. I'm trying ...
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Esri ArcObjects SDK - ArcMap Desktop Add-In - Upgrade from .NET 3.5 to .NET 4.5 (or 4.5.1)

We have an ArcMap Desktop add-in, created a few years ago using ArcObjects in .NET framework 3.5. I'm looking into updating it to framework 4.5 (or 4.5.1) to be compatible with a newer project that it ...
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TOC control on Dockable Win ArcMap add-in?

I want to add a TOC control to a DockableWin in an ArcMap Add-in as changed based on ArcMap TOC layers like image Analysis tool in ArcMap. Can you help me how I can get all layers in my check box or ...
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How are the GUID values for AddIn extensions created?

The AddInID GUID is straightforward, but when an extension is defined inside the AddIn, it is also assigned a GUID value when it is enabled for the first time. How (or where) is this GUID value ...
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Activate 'View Item Description' programmatically?

I have created an ArcMap add-in for browsing data layers and adding them to the TOC. I would like to add a button that when clicked will open the selected layers item description (before it is added ...