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Populating attribute table from interpolation (grid)?

I am a novice ArcGIS Desktop 10 user, with a question on how to add data from a grid file to a shapefile based on an attribute and position. I have a shapefile with fish positions (x,y) and their ...
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Converting Points to Lines in ArcGIS Desktop and retaining attributes of both start and end points?

I have a table with animal location points. I need to calculate movement distances between points from the same animal. So I thought I would create lines from the points, which are linked by an animal ...
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Filter by attribute to show only records with whole numbers

Is there a way to show points that only contain whole numbers in a column (eg. 009, 010, 011 and NOT 9,1; 9,2; 9,3...) in ArcGIS 10?
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Can I convert ESRI Grid (DEM) raster to USGS DEM?

There is a tool for DEM to Raster in ArcGIS but I need to convert my ArcGIS DEM rasters (mostly LiDAR) into USGS DEM. The idea is to import this DEM into Sketchup and create a "sandbox" TIN surface ...
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Reading value and coordinates of every pixel post NDVI calculation in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a pre forest fire image and a post forest fire image. I would like to make a comparison between the coordinates and the values of both images pixel by pixel. How would I access the value and ...
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Getting ERROR 000800 keyword used is not member of list of acceptable keywords from ArcPy?

I'm trying to use arcpy.AddFieldToAnalysisLayer_na using a network analysis layer def fonction(network): in_network_dataset = network out_network_analysis_layer = "Best_Route" impedance_attribute =...
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Creating custom address locator in ArcGIS Desktop?

It was 8 years ago when Esri published a famous "Customizing locators in ArcGis 10" whitepaper. They also gave us more than 50000 lines of magic Xml covering US address styles. I tried to make a ...
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NoData values recognised in raster in ArcGIS Desktop but not following symbology rules?

I have a GeoTIFF raster in ArcGIS Desktop, which can be downloaded from the following two links: http://www.rtwilson.com/downloads/MODIS_MOD04_16-06-2006_Subset.tfw http://www.rtwilson.com/downloads/...
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Appending fields from external tables to feature class using ArcPy? [closed]

I have some data in a relational database structure within a geodatabase i.e a feature class with several lookup tables. I need to flatten this data so that certain fields from the lookup tables are ...
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Adding points in Empty Polygon using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a number of polygons on which I wish to make analysis using points data symbols. Is there a method through which I may add points automatically within each polygon in separate locations? For ...
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Creating line (closest vertex to line) using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm using ArcInfo 10 SP3. I am working in reorganising our utility data. Two years ago, we have started collecting Private Service water line. We still have a lot of them to extract from old ...
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Cropping basemap to specific area using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a base map from ONS of the entire UK and on another layer I have a boundary outline for the smaller area which I want to crop the base map to. How do I delete everything outside of this small ...
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Query Data in ArcOnline REST API. Set-up error

I am attempting to query data that has been loaded into ArcGIS in the form of layers. I am attempting to query out basic data (Any data at this point) from a imported Layer. I think the error is ...
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Editing existing coordinate information with ArcPy?

I would like to find a way to edit shapefile (polyline) coordinate data using python. Basically, I want to edit all the z-coordinates in my shapefile so that they are 1 metre lower than they ...
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Converting Direction Of Travel OSM vectors from “system” to another?

I have a painful doubt according Direction of Travel (DOT) vectors in OSM data. I'm using ArcGIS10, and a OSM data shapefile. I have a OSM road layer, that has many "Both ways" vectors and many "One ...
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Dividing streets layer into 2 mile segments? [duplicate]

I have a streets layer which I want to divide into 2 mile segments. I have searched and read enough for days but there is no information on how to do this. The split command allows you to select and ...
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How to prevent running part of a model when iterator is used?

My process is to run Buffer on two feature layers, intersect the buffers and then Clip intersected buffers with polygon object from Iterate Feature Selection iterator. Here's my model: The model runs ...
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Measuring performance difference between Merge and Append in ArcGIS Desktop?

Often I find myself in a situation where I don't care whether or not my tool produces a new feature class, but I do care how long it takes to combine all of my large datasets. Does it take longer to ...
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Spatial Analysis - Calculate a cells elevation (height) above the nearest stream cell

I have searched for some ideas on how to formulate this analysis, but have come up short. I imagine there is a pretty straight forward answer; any help would be greatly appreciates. Data: DEM, 1/...
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Error: trying to get slot “polygons” from an object (class “data.frame”) that is not an S4 object

I am trying to join .csv file data to shape file data using @data slot. I am getting error "trying to get slot "polygons" from an object (class "data.frame") that is not an S4 object " Here is my ...
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Creating DEM from contours using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a large set of contours that I received broken down into several different subsets. I have merged most of the subsets together creating a larger set of contours in three different files. I have ...
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Data Source of layer changing after copy/paste in Table of Contents of ArcMap?

I run into this situation all the time; I often just copy layers and groups of layers in the TOC of one Map Document and paste then into the TOC of another Map Document. For the most part this ...
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Joining two fields after calculating?

I have been working with two layers and I am trying to join them and turn them into a raster data. The first layer is a watershed layer which I have assigned each shed a location from the center point ...
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Batch Clipping in ArcGIS Desktop using ArcPy?

I've come across a few similar questions for older versions of ArcGIS, but haven't found a suitable answer for ArcGIS 10. I have two polygon shapefiles that cover a large area (e.g. an entire State/...
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Converting DEM to point file gives ERROR 000870?

I have a DEM which has noisy parts to it. I am trying to (eventually) calculate the volume. However when I do cut/fill, there are obviously white sections where it hasn't been able to calculate the ...
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Displaying annotation in older versions of ArcGIS Desktop?

I created an annotation layer in a trial of 10.5 that will not open in 10.0. I don't see why this should be as the annotation resides in my fgdb and not a map document. When I try to open it in 10.0 ...
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Clipping Feature by using irregular polygon in ArcObjects?

I want to clip the features based on selected polygon.I have the two layers "suburban" and "lot". I want to clip features of lot layer based on selected polygon from suburban layer. I have tried ...
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Selecting max value in SQL query from Extract by Attributes?

I currently have a raster that has 3 columns in the attribute table: OBJECTID, Value, and Count. As part of ModelBuilder, I am running this raster through the Extract by Attributes tool. The Extract ...
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How much error in a transformation?

I've been working in GIS for about a year and have a functional grasp of Projections and Transformations from within ArcGIS (10.0). Geosoft Oasis is another program we use. In working with our data ...
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Merging adjacent polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I want to use ArcGIS Desktop to merge adjacent polygons with each other. There is no common field between the polygons and hence the Dissolve tool is not the ideal solution. The polygons that I want ...
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Avoiding pop-up when having multiple hyperlink layers in ArcGIS Desktop?

In ArcMap 10.0, I have a layer of country polygons and a layer of city points. Both layers have a hyperlink setup, and it all works as expected. The only drawback is that when I select a city, it ...
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Trouble interpreting zonal statistics as table output

Consider this a follow-up to this question. I transformed a census block group vector map (decided to use this instead of census tracts) into a raster map and generated a kernel density map using ...
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Debugging ERROR 000464: Cannot get exclusive schema lock?

I am trying to run the "Near" tool in Arcmap. Both my layers involved are on a SDE database. When I run the tool I get the following error... ERROR 000464: Cannot get exclusive schema lock. ...
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Getting features from given geometry in map using ArcObjects with C#?

I am trying to get features from a given geometry (getting only layers ). This is not selection. The validate part I will be doing using configuration. But I am not able to get the features from the ...
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Creating shapefile from lat/long values using ArcPy? [closed]

How can I create a shapefile using Python in ArcGIS 10? I have lat & long. From this I need Python code which will create a shapefile in ArcGIS Desktop 10.
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Data Driven Map Book Using ArcGIS

I am trying to create a Map book using ArcGIS. I am known to Data driven pages which create pages with GRID by GRID. But I want to create a Map book with the districts of Bangladesh. In every page I ...
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Burning stream network into DEM layer using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am working on a DEM that in an area where there is little relief. I would like to 'burn' the river network into the DEM so I can calculate flow accumulation and flow length accurately. I am ...
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ESRI Geocoder Service Different Name For Single Line Input

I have two ArcGIS Geocoding Services but they have different Service Descriptions on Single Line Address Field: part For This Service I have SingleLine but for This One it is Single Line Input Can ...
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Running ArcGIS 10.0 Under Virtualenv

I am working on a Python package that has a mixture of command line tools and ArcToolbox tools. For Python development it is really useful to use VirtualEnv, especially when working with installers. ...
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Finding Stream Order from DEM using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have DEM Data for the study area, I want to know how to find out the stream order using DEM. I saw Stream order tool in Hydrology toolset in ArcGIS. in Stream order tool what is input stream raster ...
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How to remove single class from ArcGIS legend for graduated polygons?

I have the following legend item: I would like to remove the class in the red circle from the legend. In QGIS you can simply delete or remove it. How can one do this in ArcGIS without affecting the ...
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Setting a scale range for labels in KML files

Is there a way for labels to be displayed in KML only when zoomed in (or out) beyond a certain scale range, just as it is possible in ArcGIS? If exporting to KML from ArcGIS, I guess the first step ...
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Question regarding area overlap

I'm using land use data, and report the proportion of each sub-catchment that is used for “Grazing Modified Pastures” and “Irrigated Modified Pastures”. I'm essentially focused on these two layers, I ...
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where to copy ST_geometry.so on Linux server?

I run PostgreSQL 9.2 on an Ubuntu server. Through ArcCatalog 10.1 I can connect to the database (although it is empty right now). When trying to "Enable Enterprise Geodatabase" I get the following ...
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Add leading zeros to data frame label

This is in ArcMap 10.0. When using data frames to label UTM coordinates, I'm sometimes asked to add leading zeros (e.g., 590 would become 00590) to the tick or line labels of the data frame. I'd ...
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Trouble importing Feature Classes into Feature Datasets

I'm sure there must be a simple reason for this but I can't seem to be able to import a shp file or a feature class from another file or sde geodatabase into a Feature Dataset without getting an error....
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Deleting all tables with similar names using ArcPy?

I have created many tables using Python and want to delete all tables with similar names. For example, I need to delete all tables ending with "level1", "level2" and until "level7". Also, I need to ...
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How to assign a grid value to points? [duplicate]

I would like to create a grid (say 10mx10m) with unique values (i.e. grid 1,2,3,4) and then overlay a point file and assign a grid value to each point. All points within the first grid have field grid ...
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Using ArcGIS functionality in Python without running ArcMap (e.g. separate editor/environment)?

I'm trying to take the next step in programming ArcGIS with Python and see if its actually possible to run my script/code without having to load ArcMap and paste them into the Python window. I imagine ...
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Why is ArcMap editor deleting some added vertices and simplifying polygon?

I am using ArcMap 10.0. I am trying to edit (and add) vertices in a polygon. I start editing, (using "Edit Vertices" tool), and add many vertices in the polygon. Then when I am done, I save the ...