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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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Keeping symbology unaffected by data frame rotation in ArcMap?

In ArcMap 10.3, I am trying to recreate a city planning map that uses a lot of crosshatched and line-based symbology for different elements in the map legend like so: No projection information is ...
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Inserting fake data in ArcGIS database automatically? [on hold]

I am making a demo database for property search web app. I want to insert fake names (Ethiopian names), geographical location, and other user information. How can I populate the fields with fake ...
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Creating center-lines from amorphous-shaped polygons? [closed]

I would like to create road-center lines for amorphous-shaped images as in the example. void area is shown with white and solid area is shown with black. So I would like to create a center-line for ...
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Getting coordinates of Polyline in ArcGIS Desktop?

I would like to know how to get the coordinates of one of the vertexes of a polyline in ArcMap 10.3.1.
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Creating tool from script using ArcPy gives error 000714

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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Split feature class based on number of records arcpy

I am looking for a way to split a feature class into multiple feature classes based on the number of records, probably using python. E.g first 100, next 100, etc. I have so far only seen options to ...
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Calculate raster statistics for polygons in a polygon feature class

I have a DEM across my study area where symbology has been changed to show elevation changes in 100m intervals. I have a polygon feature class where each polygon delineates a landslide. My landslide ...
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How to select attribute specific values? [closed]

I have table like I need to select if R_no values is more than two same values and in ANGLE select first three numbers common and more than three attributes is same Finally I want to select like ...
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Zonal Statistics on discrete values in raster using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop. I am using Corine Land Cover raster data for Southern European Countries, this data gives discrete values to particular land uses (e.g. 1 = agricultural land, 2= ...
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What is the right SQL query for this case? [duplicate]

I want to use input string in part of the SQL query, and the code has been posted below. import arcpy import os in_features = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) target_county = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(1) ...
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How to setup a new script, and parameters in ArcMap?

I found a python script (Drawing parallel lines inside polygons (Well Paths)?) I would like to use in an analysis. However, I don't understand how to add the script posted by @phloem to ArcMap. ...
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File GDB Feature Classes Converting Themselves to File GDB Tables [duplicate]

I have GDBs in folders in a certain location in a shared dropbox. When I move the folders to another location, some of the feature classes have been converted to GDB tables. I have never seen this ...
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Why is Python toolbox receiving 'none' as a GPDataFile parameter?

I'm building a widget in a WAB template that sends a geotagged photo to a Python toolbox GP service to create a point with the coordinates and attach the photo. I send the request to upload: var ...
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Solving ArcMap 10.3 error: 030098

I'm attempting to run the 'generate service areas' tool. I've just created a network following the instructions here using the data from the Utah Automatic Geographic Reference Center here. I wish to ...
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Adding height to dam in ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm having issues with flow direction in a reservoir heading in both directions. To try and correct this I think I need to add height to the portion of the DEM that currently represents the dam to ...
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Using output layer names from Select By Location

This is kind of from memory as I cannot access my specific code… I am using 10.3.1 and this will be run inside ArcMap. Overall goal: Find which layers in my active dataframe intersect a specific ...
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Getting Erase ExecuteError 999999?

I've made an arcpy script which worked last week, but I placed it somewhere different on my computer. I've made sure all the source files etc. are connected. However now I keep getting an error ...
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Calculate a field using text from another field separated with comma

I have an address field containing the following text: "64,ramkoti,hyderabad,500070" I need to copy hyderabad to another field. What would be the code used in the field calculator tool to achieve ...
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Using pymssql to create a table using python ArcMap 10.3

I am using ArcMap 10.3 have a my data in a geodatabase (MS SQL Server Express) and I am trying to write a python script that does a bunch of spatial and non-spatial data manipulation. I need to dump ...
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Converting multiple row values to field values based on similar FID using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a polyline layer containing information that I have attempted to spatial join onto a buffer polygon. The problem is that I now have multiple rows that have the same FID, and differing values ...
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Selecting by attribute by specific characters fields

I have a field "HNR_S". It contains values like "124", "122", "1315", "1465", "15151", "124512642". How can I select more than three numbers?
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Using mouse-over on raster surface to stream values to text file using ArcGIS Desktop?

This is a weird one. I have a user who wants to add a statistical surface to ArcMap and then mouse-over the raster surface and stream those values (z) to a text file. MouseTips can show underlying ...
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Changing version with arcpy

I am looking to change versions of an .sde through Arcpy to then afterwards, run a few geoprocesses on it. I do not want it to automatically update after that. So far I have managed to create a ...
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Visibility analysis with mask for non visible areas?

I have LiDAR data and I've made a Digital Surface Model (DSM): I've made a visibility analysis for 3 buildings with this model: My goal is to know from where the buildings are visible, not what do ...
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Is my data locked if deployed elsewhere as a REST service?

I have a number of Image Services published in ArcGIS for Server 10.3.1. They are built from mosaic datasets in file geodatabases on a NAS. The DEM tiles used in these services are required to built ...
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Issue with arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management in tool

I have created a python toolbox that creates separate layers based on unique field values within a feature layer. For some reason arcpy.MakeFeatureLayer_management will create the layer but will not ...
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Select by attribute does not work on an indexed field

I came across an issue where I can no longer run a select by attribute on a field (In my example it is "Students_7") in a shapefile that previously worked. Even when I build the query using the wizard ...
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Converting multipatch layer into polygon layer using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a shapefile which reads its geometry type as "multipatch". I tried to perform the clip function using this layer and it does not work. How can I convert this multipatch layer into a polygon ...
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Checking if borders of layers match using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have two shapefiles which are made out of polygons within one city. Districts Parishes I need to check if their borders within the city match- if the parishes are within districts or if they ...
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MetadataImporter_conversion lags on first iteration of a loop [closed]

I have a Python script that is looping through a list of feature classes stored in a config file. It is exporting the metadata for each feature class using the methodology in the answer posted to ...
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Batch load rasters to mosaic dataset

I have around 200 Geo-referenced JP2 files that I want to add to ArcMap. Out of these I want to create a single Mosaic raster. However, I'm having issues adding the data. Everything is fine for the ...
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Combining overlapping rasters in ArcGIS

I have two DSM rasters, one is 10km radius photogrammetric data, the other is 2km radius LiDAR data, both centred around the same point. I need to combine these together, essentially inserting the ...
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How to blend borders of multiple raster files so that it doesn't leave any discrepancies while mosaicing them together?

I am using landsat data to create an FCC over a large basin area. I combined the raster files to get the entire area of the basin as one raster. But as the images were taken on different days, they ...
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Adding vertices to polyline [duplicate]

I have a polyline shapefile with multiple features. I also have a point shapefile containing only points that are on the lines. What I'm trying to do is to add a new vertex to every line where it ...
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Upgrading from ArcGIS 10.3 (Desktop & Server), what version to choose? [closed]

We are currently on 10.3 (Desktop & Server) and have been for 5+ years. Looking to upgrade to new version, cannot go to 10.6.1 due to third party software compatibility. I have been told (by ...
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Split/Cut polygons within feature classes based on a polygon mask

I am looking for a way to split features based on a mask. The end goal is the deleting of the features within the mask, without creating an output. The polygons are bigger than my intented mask, but ...
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Replacing a feature class in a work version, or emptying it\Splitting features by mask?

I am working in a versioned database, in a specific feature class. After changes are made to this feature class (a copy outside of the versioned geodatabase) I want to be able to "update" the named ...
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Creating multiple lines under same label in legend of ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a shapefile consisting of a number of fields with values of an index score. I classified its symbology categorized and classified the values into 3 classes. The classes are like below- I want ...
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Transferring Attributes in ArcMap?

Is there a way to reload a previous transfer attribute definition that I made? In case my source and target schemes are the same. Here's an example: I've already defined field mapping between ...
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Portal for ArcGIS license within ArcGIS Server

I have arcGIS 10.3 and have 100 users portal for ArcGIS, I want to use the portal for ArcGIS but I don't know how. I installed Portal for ArcGIS and it still keep telling the software is not licensed
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ArcMap 10.3 Clipping lines creates simplified output

As you can see from the image, the original lines (Yellow) have been drastically simplified (Red) by using the clip command from the Geoprocessing menu. The highlighted line is the clip area. The ...
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Max value of overlapping Polygons

Licence: Advanced Version: ArcMap 10.3 In my shape are thousands of overlapping polygons. My goal is, to generate a new output in which the biggest overlapping value represents a new polygon/...
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Miscoloured tiles in ArcGIS Server?

I have a tile layer created on ArcGIS for server 10.3. most of the tiles have worked out fine, but I have a number of tiles that are odd colours. I have tried rebuilding the cache, but the odd tiles ...
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When iterating through TOC and erasing using ArcPy parameters are not valid?

I am trying to Iterate through my TOC and "Erase" part of the feature layers by using a predefined mask. However I keep getting an error that tells me the "Mask" is either not supported, or does not ...
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Open and save an .mxd with ModelBuilder

I am looking for a way to automatically save and open an .mxd file, be in in ModelBuilder (with ArcMap tools) or Arcpy, but I can't find any functions to support this. I basically want to save the ....
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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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Tools or Workflow to Copy 1000s of features into another feature class without Copy+Paste [closed]

I have 2055 features I need to copy to another feature class. I created the new feature class with new fields and field order, so it's not a simple "export data" solution. If I select all 2055 ...
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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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VBA/Python If/then statements in Field Calculator for one column based on another not working

I know this question has been asked a hundred times on here, for example: Basic If/Then in Python Parser of ArcGIS Field Calculator? Using if/elif/else statements in ArcGIS Field Calculator? Checking ...
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Creating density map of roads for each district using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have to illustrate a map with the road density of each district. I have the city layer which comes with the bordered districts and another layer with all the roads. How can I create a density map ...