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Create line/points at contacts between polygons of certain attribute?

I have a shapefile of polygons representing geologic map units. I want to create line/point features along the contact between two particular units (polygons identified by attribute code) so I can get ...
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Get the distance from a point on a polyline to polyline's from point

I have a polyline and a point on the polyline. I need to find the distance from the from point of the polyline to that point. ICurve.QueryPoint method does the opposite thing. It gives a point ...
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Inserting DATAFRAME_ELEMENT value into dynamically generated shapefile containing its extent?

This is for ArcGIS 10, Python 2.65. I have code which captures the extent of dataframes within all mxd's in a directory. I also want it to add the dataframe name, scale and the name of the MXD it ...
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ArcGIS 10 sample selection

I am using ArcGIS 10 and I would like to select (in a manner of well spatially distributed) some of the polygons included in a shapefile as testing population for a statistical analysis. The rest of ...
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Scale raster in ArcGIS using raster calculator

I have a raster with values ranging from 0 to 8991130624. This raster is actually the result of a cost distance analysis. I want to scale the raster to range from 0 to 1 and take the inverse? so ...
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ERROR 999998: Unexpected Error

I’m new with Arc 10, and I'm struggling alot. When using Geoprocessing I’m getting the same error or message again and again. "ERROR 999998: Unexpected Error" I have checked all the settings I can ...
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Obtaining length of non projected feature (gcs_wgs_84) in meters instead of decimal degrees?

I could not find a post which answered to my problem and I hope I didn't miss it, in case I did I apologize. I'm working with Arcgis 10 and I have a multiple lines feature with gcs_wgs_1984 ...
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Getting Layername from selected feature using ArcObjects?

I have a IEnumFeature list of selected Features obtained through IApplication.Document.ActiveView.Selection. From this selection I want to delete some feature, more specifically the features from one ...
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Table of Contents missing from ArcMap?

I am new to ArcGIS Desktop 10. I am using a students version on my home laptop. I have lost my table of contents completely from the left side of my screen. Does anyone know where I can find it?
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Field Calculator not working in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am having a problem with Field Calculator in ArcGIS Desktop 10. I wonder if there is a known fix at this point. I'm updating to 10.1 soon, but this work cannot wait until then. I am trying to ...
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Packing Polygons within polygon using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a Boolean raster. In the grey areas of the raster I would like to fit a given size polygon within a contiguous extent. Basically, I have an irregular polygon, and i would like to "fit" a ...
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Stream Segmentation in ArcGIS

When I create a stream segmentation using Archydro,“Fdr” and “Str” are the inputs for the Flow Direction Grid and the Stream Grid respectively. The output is the Link Grid. How is defined considering ...
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Using Extent and SpatialReference with ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am trying to display an ArcGIS Map on my webpage. Whenever I try to use the 'extent' Attribute next to the 'center' and 'zoom' Attributes, I get the following error: GET https://js.arcgis.com/4.8/...
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Using File Geodatabase with Null values in Field Calculator of ArcGIS Desktop 10.0?

I want to use the field calculator to get the sum of a couple of columns. The problem is that some of them has Null Values. I am not able to find a solution. I tried this Python functions: stack( !...
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Using multiple basemaps with masking/clipping?

Is there a way to limit a basemap to within a boundary in arcmap 10? I am working on a project within San Joaquin county in California. I want the areas surrounding the county to be displayed with ...
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Getting boundary of raster image as polygon in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a rectangular raster image in ArcGIS Desktop. How can I produce a polygon which is just the extent of the raster image? That is, I want to have a polygon layer with a single quadrilateral ...
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Update ArcPy version to avoid AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'GetClassNames'?

This is probably the answer to my previous question: Listing Elements or Datasets of Layer gives ERROR 000840 value is not Feature Layer?. The version of arcpy that I am using does not include ...
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ArcGIS C# RubberPoint.TrackExisting not working

I have a simple marker symbol I have drawn on the map. I am trying to use a rubber band to drag-move it to a new location. I think I am close because when I use .TrackNew instead of .TrackExisting the ...
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Splitting polygon with line using ArcPy?

In looking at Buffering with physical barrier using ArcGIS for Desktop?, it occurred to me that I am not sure how one would go about using geoprocessing tools in ArcGIS to split a polygon with a line ...
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Playing with Events of BaseTool to draw Geometries.in ArcGis using ArcObjects C#

I have been trying to create a tool that creates a line using points. The idea in my mind is to get the points from a onmousedown Event and putting them in generic list and draw the line geometries ...
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Moving points to the largest polygon within another polygon

I need to move a large number of points (street addresses) into the largest polygon (a building, usually a house) within another polygon (taxlot). The idea here is to put an address point into a ...
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Force feature attributes purpose

https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/3/jsapi/printtemplate-amd.html#forcefeatureattributes export map json data https://developers.arcgis.com/rest/services-reference/exportwebmap-specification....
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Is it possible to make a copy of legend in ArcGIS without losing properties?

I want to make duplicates of my legend in ArcGIS 10.0 that have identical formatting/properties. Is there a way to copy+paste while preserving properties or a way to save legend properties as a model ...
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Normalize the NDVI raster 0-255

NDVI values raster computed by using the band 3 and band 4 reflectance values b4-b3/b4+b3. The output raster is of 32bit type formate although the possible ranges that shows in statistics parameter ...
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How to clip polygons with a fishnet layer?

I have a layer with multiple polygons (input) and a fishnet layer in polygon (clip layer). I want to clip the multiple polygons with the fishnet to be able to calculate how big portion of the input ...
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How to rotate sphere when using Vertical Near Side Perspective projection?

Situation Data is currently displayed on a globe using the Vertical Near Side Perspective projection with a blue circle as a backdrop. Problem I would like to 'rotate' the globe by altering the ...
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How to determine lock on file geodatabase?

I'm trying to delete a file geodatabase through Windows Explorer but I get the error message: The action can't be completed because the folder or file in it is open in another program. Close the ...
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Counting number of lines connected to point?

I have a water network which and I need to install elbows and Tees (T). When 2 lines connect to a point, I want to install an elbow, when 3 lines connect, I want to install a Tee. How do I get ...
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With arcpy, how do I detect relationship classes in a file GDB (or can't I)?

I would like to be able to detect relationship classes in a file GDB. Because users of my script might have only an ArcView level license, they would not be able to manipulate the schema of a feature ...
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Converting raster presented in KML to polygon using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have spent quite a lot of time Googling which brought me many places including this site, but I haven't found the resolution. I have a KML that presents a PNG. Radio Mobile generated the files and ...
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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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Maximum length of text fields in shapefile and geodatabase formats?

The maximum text string for a field in a geodatabase is 320 characters. The data I am importing has long character strings and it seems to be truncating when I convert into shapefile at the max ...
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Accessing histogram in ArcGIS Desktop?

Using ArcGIS Desktop 10, I need the histogram of the frequency to heights distribution like in the attached picture. Is there another toolkit to access this data? A screenshot is not suitable. The ...
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Finding the percent of acres per landuse in ArcMap

I'm trying to add a field to my attribute table that shows the percent of acres per land use. I tried using this approach enter link description here but I couldn't seen to get it to work for me. I ...
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Creating geodatabase feature class using geodatabase table schema with ArcPy?

Is there a way in ArcPy to create an empty polygon geodatabase feature class that will acquire the schema of a geodatabase table? I know that it's possible in ArcCatalog (New -> Feature Class and ...
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arcpy Select Layer By Attribute not working with an integer saved in a variable

I have a long code written and this is the last little bit i need and for whichever reason it does not work. This is the simple code. k=2 arcpy.SelectLayerByAttribute_management("poligon", "...
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Using ArcPy to determine ArcMap document version?

Is there a way with ArcPy to identify the version of a Map Document (MXD). I am working on a solution to inventory our MXD's and would like to know if a document is 8.1, 9.2, 10.0, etc. I am ...
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Gravity/Huff model tools

I am looking for a way to simulate a gravity model using a point-based layer. All my points are assigned a z-value and the higher this value, the larger is their "sphere of influence". This influence ...
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How to break a single polyline into multiple polylines in ArcMap 10

I want to delete certain segments in a selected segment of a line in a line shapefile in ArcMap 10.
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Getting returnDistinctValues functionality from 10.1 in ArcGIS Server 10.0?

It is possible to get returnDistinctValues functionality from AGS 10.1 in AGS 10.0? From ArcGIS Server REST API: New in 10.1 SP1 Support for a new parameter called returnDistinctValues that ...
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What equations does ArcGIS use to calculate X,Y coordinates from latitude and longitude?

I am using the NAD 1983 2011 UTM Zone 13N system for my data in ArcGIS. I really want to know how the equations ArcGIS used to calculate the X and Y.
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Exporting shapefile from ArcGIS Desktop into Autodesk Ecotect?

I am trying to export a shapefile from ArcGIS 10 into Autodesk Ecotect Analysis 2011 for solar analysis. I have a shapefile with polygons, and the heights of buildings is stored in the attribute table....
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How to combine multiple overlapping rasters and outputs a new raster that carries the maximum value [duplicate]

I have 7 classification rasters. Each raster has probability values from 1 to 10. All of the rasters overlap each other at some areas. I would want to create a new raster that carries the maximum ...
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Problem with setValue() function in ArcGIS 10

I'm trying to add data to an attribute table in ArcGIS 10 using the following code: def make_floor_no( shapefile ): "Makes header for number of Floors (FLO) and calculates value" fieldName = ...
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Why Intersect gives ERROR 999999: Error executing function Invalid Topology [Too many lineseg endpoints]?

I am trying to run an Intersect process in arcgis 10 sp 3 with 2 file sets (aspect and slope) from up to a 1m DEM across an area of 65,000sq km. The aspect has 9,930,384 records and the slope has 31,...
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Identifying clusters in classified imagery data

I am relatively new to working with satellite imagery at 1 m resolution and am struggling with a methodology for "grouping" the imagery. Using ArcGIS, I have performed an ISO classification on some ...
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Performing table look-up using Python in ArcGIS Desktop?

Using ArcGIS 10.1 the arcpy module has a TableToNumPyArray command, which converts a table into an array. Unfortunately I don't have access to 10.1 on my work PC. Is there a workaround which will ...
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Using online GIS map with shapefiles as basemap in ArcMap?

An official website is providing some GIS data as cadastre map with the following addres: http://cadastre.mimt.gov.ir/Map/Map.aspx?PNid=0 The mentioned website's data are secure and are not ...
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Can Arcmap 10 do change detection?

I have an assignment to find out changed areas of the two different layers ( let's say 2000 and 2010).the layers are vector. Is it possible to detect the changed areas by using Arcgis?
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How to convert *.shp files to *.gmt format type files?

I am new at using GMT (Generic Mapping Tools) and I am wondering if it can use a shapefile of a hydrographical network. Can I perhaps change my .shp to .gmt format and combine it with a GMT map? If ...