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Questions tagged [arcgis-10.3]

Use this tag when ArcGIS 10.3 is the version you are using from the ArcGIS platform.

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Avoiding thin parts of polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I've used Simplify Polygon with 'Maximum Allowable Offset' 250m, and then Aggregate Polygons with 'Aggregation Distance' also 250m (opposite order also tested). Still I have thin parts of polygons as ...
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Export 3D model as one object

I'm trying to export around 2000 simple block buildings from ArcScene 10.3. I've converted to feature class and then 'Multipatch to Collada' but have run into a problem. Each building is saved as a ...
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Extruding buildings from OS MasterMap data

I've downloaded OS MasterMap with the intention of extruding buildings to their respective heights. I wrongly assumed that I would receive shapefiles of the buildings which I'd then extrude using the ...
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Change datasource of layer file object (outside of mxd) to source on SDE

I am creating a number of layer object files outside of an MXD document (the layer is being copied from a separate layer object file outside of an MXD) and attempting to loop through each new lyr ...
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Creating polygon from lines, using the lines' attributes?

I'm trying to transform lines into polygons with the attributes. The lines are from a dwg file. I tried to use "feature to polygons" but doesn't preserve the attribute. I tries to transform lines to ...
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Changing size of stretched color ramp legend in ArcMap?

I am using ArcMap 10.3. The default settings create a nice label shown bellow: . However, when I specify the interval size and edit the label numbers it stretches everything and also creates a ...
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Selecting points not on end of line

I have a data set of points from which I'm trying to make a selection of the points whose location is between two line segments. What would the way to do it? Here's a picture to illustrate what I'm ...
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“Mosaic to Raster” operation results in errors 000999 and 999999 (ArcMap)

I have about 20 raster files (open source UK LIDAR DSM data) that I would like to merge/mosaic into a single raster file (image 1). However, every time I run the "Mosaic to Raster" operation I ...
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Writing to file geodatabase table using ArcPy cursor?

I wanted to copy a specific row of a table to another new table. So what I did was, copy the data of the row to a particular Array called c[]. Write them to a file Geodatabase table called Dead_T I ...
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Random points being added in ArcMap?

During our recent work it frequently occurred that clicking outside of the ArcMap window points were added randomly to a Basemap location outside of the ArcMap window. We are working with ArcGIS 10.3....
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Saving MXDs to older version of ArcMap automatically?

I work at a company that has three computers running ArcMap, accessing the same files and databases. Two of them run version 10.3, but we just got a new computer with version 10.6. Saving a document ...
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Using field calculator on shapefile converted from DWG in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3. A third party convert complex autocad drawing (dwg) to shapefile for us. I got from them a zip folder with 1 to 16 Shapefile (depending of the original dwg data), all ...
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Creating Hydro Hierarchy in ArcGIS Desktop? [closed]

We recently ran at work into this model created by ESRI for the rivers in the US: https://maps.esri.com/rc/radial/index.html Code: https://github.com/richiecarmichael/Esri-Hydro-Hierarchy In order ...
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Is there machine learning for image classification in ArcGIS 10.3?

I have access to ArcGIS 10.3. Do I need to get ArcGIS Pro to have access to machine learning? I've read that this is a built-in function in ArcGIS Pro. links: http://www.esri.com/esri-news/arcuser/...
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Is it possible to export/copy a network dataset?

I have a network dataset stored in a feature class on one computer. I want to transfer this to another computer but I've tried exporting the geodatabase and copying the geodatabase within the catalog ...
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Access attribute table of in-memory raster

I'd like to read from the attribute table of an intermediate raster generated by arcpy.sa.Combine: combined = arcpy.sa.Combine(['raster1', 'raster2']) arcpy.BuildRasterAttributeTable_management(...
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Area of polygon calculated as 0 on ArcMap

I am trying to calculate the area of several polygons on ArcMap (10.3.1). The polygons are all on the same layer. I am using NAD 1983 UTM Zone 16 as my projected coordinate system. I have tried to ...
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Deleting outlines when merging two maps using ArcMap?

I downloaded two digital maps / datasets. When I downloaded the two maps, the data have outlines. After merging two datasets, it has still outline as per the attached image. I heard If I want to ...
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Assigning value of list to field using ArcPy? [closed]

I have used the addfield_management function to add a new field, and I want to assign the value of a existing list like [1,2,3,...]to the new field, any idea how to do it?
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Label SQL query to remove one specific label removes several in ArcMap 10.3

Here's the dilemma: I have a surface soil sample layer and a sub-surface soil sample layer that arise from the same feature class, but symbology is driven by a database connection, which sorts the ...
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SurfaceVolume 3D Unit

In ArcMap 10.3 I calculated the volume of a valley below a sepcified height. Therefore I try to figure out in what unit the volume is calculated in the SurfaceVolume-Tool. I like to know, if the ...
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Looping select by Attribute height interval and exporting to individual shapefiles using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have had a look at the existing Q&As but none of them seem to be addressing this in detail. I have a building footprint shapefile which contains a height field. I would like to group buildings ...
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Select Layer By Location gives ERROR 000840 ({select_features} as arcpy.Polygon)

I tried to select SC27060054 point object using polygon. r"Project\project.DBO.Qo" is a point layer. import arcpy p1 = arcpy.Point(254426.380, 4664270.258) p2 = arcpy.Point(254432.730, 4664270.258)...
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Are there any of this concepts: 'last selected object', 'last query' or 'last cursor position' in ArcGIS Desktop?

Are there any of these concepts: 'last selected object', 'last query' or 'last cursor position' in ArcGIS? I want to use them in my python script. I think this will be an easy way to solve the task. ...
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Displaying multiple symbols/patches for the one layer in an ArcMap legend

I'm mapping incidents of an invasive species on a map, where the observations during surveying were recorded as points and also a line where there was a long continuous strip of the species along a ...
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Getting object info using Python in ArcGIS Desktop? [duplicate]

I want to get last clicked geometric object detailed properties: a Field-Value pair from a particular layer where this specific object resides using Python. In this case, I clicked on the triangle ...
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Exporting Map with Table - formatting disappears?

I'm working in ArcMap 10.3. I have a table that I've copied directly from Excel into ArcMap. In the layout view, all the formatting (highlighting and cell borders) have been properly imported. However,...
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BNG Locator ArcGIS does not work

I am trying to use the bng locator in ArcGIS Desktop. Unfortunately, I am not very successful. I follow following steps: ArcGIS Desktop - ArcMap Open the Catalog window Expand the GIS Servers Folder ...
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When topological editing how can I automatically snap lines to lines close to them?

Using ArcMap 10.3, advanced license, I have a data set of road lines and another data set of road surface conditions, and I need to apply the road conditions to the road line as an attribute where it ...
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Specifying XY extent when rasterizing using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm making some maps for landscape genetics in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 - raster maps of various variables (habitat type, river network, road network etc). I'm having trouble rasterizing a polyline road ...
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Problem with the Raster to ASCII conversion: Converted maps don't align, cells are absent on the top and right side

I have different kinds of raster files (DEM, Flow Direction, Flow accumulation, Land use etc.) that I've made using ArcMap 10.3.1. To be honest I'm not sure if this is the mistake of the ArcMap or the ...
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Weighted Overlay doesn't work

I'm using Weighted Overlay from Spatial Analyst Tools in ArcMap to calculate the weights of two raster layers while calculating, the process just works in an area, not the whole area I'm trying to do. ...
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Points to a 1km x 1km cell grid

I have a large database of point data throughout all of Eastern Australia. Each point represents species presence/absence data and has attached about 18 predictor variables. To account for sampling ...
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Line feature won't stay in place

I'm working on a storm network system and have an issue with a drain line. When I try to snap it to a point, it moves slightly to the right every time. I've checked that there isn't topography for ...
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ArcGIS Export PDF Tiling

I developed an idea around a large print (40x60). That's going to be really expensive to print. I'm looking at reigning it in with tiles on 11x17 or 13x19 paper. I'm going to be sending PDFs to the ...
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Two shapefiles (polygon) with same reference system have different extent

I have two similar geodatabase feature class (polygons) layers provided by two different sources in the WGS 1984 system and they have the same angular area (decimal degree). While projecting in World-...
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Understanding why Split Polygon tool is greyed out?

I have a wetlands dataset (blue in the pic below) and a parcel dataset (green). I would like to clip the parcel dataset where it intersects the wetlands dataset, so that the parcel layer will be empty ...
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Python crashes while using CopyFeatures in ArcPy?

I'm using Python 2.7.8 and ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1 to automate some of the ArcGIS workflows with Python scripts. My code started crushing with no error message as follows: The main issue was that there ...
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arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer no new layer added to TOC [duplicate]

Having issues with arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management within script tool since it's not adding layer to mxd. typically it would add the layer with its attributes selected, but when running within tool ...
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Need to convert script to tool Error 000714 [duplicate]

The script is fully functional, but I need to convert it into a tool which will allow the user to customize work environment, expression, name of shapefile, name title text, update date text ...
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Why do I get holes in my ArcGIS Mosaic overviews?

Using ArcGIS 10.3.1 I created a mosaic with overviews. The resulting overviews show a hole. On zooming in to the area, there are in fact pixels there. I have used the define overview tool before ...
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Creating tool from script using ArcPy?

I have been trying to create a tool from my script, but it doesn't work. Im not sure if there is a problem with the way the script was written. Script Properties: After running tool i recieve this ...
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Unable to Update Map Element

I'm trying to update my text elements, but after running script no changes occur and no error are triggered. Running suggested code triggered an error. I need to update my title and date text box. I ...
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ArcGIS online: Publishing map service, error code 400

I update a webmap on ArcGIS Online on a daily basis from an mxd in ArcGIS desktop, from where I update 8 of the 10 layers. I have used the "overwrite an existing service" with success until recently. ...
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Setting properties of ArcGIS Server services over command line?

I would like to set the pooling property of 100 ArcGIS 10.3.1 map services. This task takes about 2 minutes for each service if I use ArcGIS Server Manager because it restarts the service ...
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ERROR 00735: Layer Name or Table View: Value is required Failed to execute

Im trying to create a script that will created two buffer shapefiles using SelectLayerByAttribute, but same error keeps popping up. This tool runs fine in Modelbuilder, but I want to create a script ...
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ArcPy SearchCursor Loop Only Executes Twice

I'm trying to loop through a set of lines and select points within .25 miles of them. I just need the count, so I'm trying to put the results into a list I can print out. The relevant code is below. ...
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Grey Lines when batch processing a self build arcmap tool with model builder

I've used ArcMap 10.3 ModelBuilder for a simple model that iterates the raster data in a folder and writes the result of raster calculation to another specified folder. Instead of the specified input ...
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Capturing Encrypted String from ESRI Python Toolbox Parameter

I created an ESRI Python toolbox and setup one of the parameters of the toolbox as an encrypted string as the parameter is a location for the end user to enter a password. The problem I am ...
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Finding overlapping annotations using ArcGIS Desktop?

I use about 10 annotations to produce my map. Every single one has been created separately using Tiled Labels to Annotation. I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 Is there a way to find the annotations that ...