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How to hide certain views from ArcCatalog?

I have users that connect to an enterprise geodatabase via OS authentication. They use a couple of methods: An .SDE connection in ArcMap A ODBC connection for MS Office The users need to be able to ...
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Changing legend name in ArcGIS 10.3.1

I can't wrap my head around how to change this legend name. The left picture shows the raster in the Toc with that annoying "VALUE", the centre shows how the legend appears and the right one shows ...
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Trying to automatically update, getting empty output instead

I am trying to make a model that basically updates an original file with new data. I do this by using a mask to "erase" old data and then "merging" in the new data, however this creates a separate ...
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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 ...
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Using Geometric Network toolbar?

I've been using the Geometric Network tools for quite sometime now to trace electric distribution networks for my job and all of a sudden when try to trace the circuits and connected features from ...
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Using Extract Data tool without compressing?

I am looking for a way to either use the Extract Data tool within ArcMap without it compressing the files into a .zip at the end, or a way for the Clip tool to have a way to select multiple feature ...
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Merge gives an empty output

Within ModelBuilder I've got an orginal file, out of this file a few locations are extracted by mask and the data has been changed afterward. Now I am trying to put this data back by first erasing the ...
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Locate LAS Points By Proximity gives ERROR 999999?

I am trying to locate LAS points which is within a specific distance (25cm or 50cm) from the 3D points in a feature class. This is exactly what the Locate LAS Points By Proximity tool should do. My ...
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Selecting nearest polygons on both sides of polyline in ArcMap?

I have a polyline (in red), and several lots on each side of the polyline (in yellow). I would like to select the lots which are closest on each side of the polyline (selected in blue). I have tried ...
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Reprojecting MODIS netCDFs in ArcMap (Level 3 Standard Mapped Images)

I am trying to do some analysis with Level 3 Standard Mapped MODIS NetCDF files, obtained from the Ocean Color Web level 3 data browser (https://oceancolor.gsfc.nasa.gov/cgi/l3), and I want to project ...
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Write World File option blocked when exporting Layout View in ArcGIS Desktop?

When i try to export map to jpg file in ArcGIS DEsktop 10.3, the "write world file" is blocked. How can i solve this problem?
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What does 'Weight Field' in IDW interpolation mean?

I am trying to figure out how the Weight Field option of Geostatistical Analyst IDW in ArcMap 10.3 works. On IDW - ArcGIS Desktop Help I can find just this simple explanation: Used to emphasize ...
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One or more ActiveX controls could not be displayed? [duplicate]

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3. i want to convert arcgis to card but am experiences this problem One or more ActiveX controls could not be displayed because either: 1) Your current security setting ...
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Merging multiple rasters applying priority rules using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have three raster layers covering the same geographic area. I would like to merge them into a single raster layer. The layers have different levels of importance, so I would like the merge to move ...
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Results in ArcGIS search window do not bring up tool when clicked

I have been unable to use the links resulting from a tool search to open a tool. When I click the link for the tool nothing happens - no tool is retrieved. This problem is only occurring with tools ...
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What causes error 000860 when running stream definition for Arc Hydro tools?

I am using Arc Hydro tools, but whenever I reach stream definition, it fails, giving error 000860. Yet I think I have done everything right. What could be the problem? I have run DEM reconditioning, ...
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Batch Extract by Mask, but customize individual output names

I want to extract by mask (the same mask everytime) on about 500 raster's, but I want to just append the name of every input raster. So if a raster is titled Landsat_010182 I just want to add _clip ...
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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 raster from several polygon layers using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have the following map: The four layers have the following attribute tables: SF_UrbanTreeCanopy_84 SF_Building_Footprints_84 GrassBeach Water I want to create a ...
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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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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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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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Adding xy data and exporting layer in function using ArcPy?

I am trying to add xy data into the attribute tables of 2 point layers, then export the tables into 2 separate excel tables using this code: env.workspace = r"G:\PROJECTS\osfie\gis\lyr" lyr1 = r"G:\...
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Intersection of a raster and polygon in ArcGIS 10.3

I have two data sets one raster and one polygon. I am interested to see learning the area where the two overlap. I was thinking that I could use the intersect function, but since one of the layers are ...
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Calculating density map of cycleways using fishnet in ArcGIS Desktop?

How can I calculate density map of cycleways (line feature) which refers to net grid in ArcGIS? Result by using function Line Density in ArcGIS for me is not satisyfing. I created reference grid net ...
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Deleting anomalous points in *.lasd using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Desktop. I have a raw .las file that I have brought into an ArcGIS .lasd file format. The raw data has several anomalous points; i.e. the maximum elevation for any point ...
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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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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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Applying Edge Correction in ArcGIS Average Nearest Neighbor?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3 with the tool Average Nearest Neighbor from the Spatial Statistics toolbox to describe the data. I want to avoid mistakes caused by Edge Effect. In the Ripleys K Function tool ...
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Preserving Field Name & Alias in Select() function

I am unable to get an output using arcpy.analysis.Select() where the field aliases and names are preserved. from arcpy.analysis import * Select("Input.shp", "Output.shp", "FLOOR= 0") The codeblock ...
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Bringing Alias properties with Feature Class to Feature Class Tool? [closed]

I am using arcpy.FeatureClassToFeatureClass_conversion(fc, outWorkspace, fc) to move many FC's to a new location. I have found that it is only bringing the FC Name property and imposing that on the ...
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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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Deleting many duplicate points using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a shapefile with more than 6 million points, most of which are identical. I used the built-in tool Delete Identical by using Shape property to do it, which takes almost 10 hours and only ...
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Reliably printing messages in ArcMap Python Console?

When finding a solution to a problem by exploratory programming in a REPL I find it very useful to use print statements to build a log and provide insights into application state and flow. ...
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When is a projected coordinate system needed for analysis (with rasters)?

Let's say I have a set of rasters, all generated by the same process, that all have a geographic coordinate system of WGS84, but no projected coordinate system. Therefore, all the cells are in decimal ...
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Seeking book or site for help with ArcGIS Desktop? [duplicate]

I am new to the field of GIS and use Trimble Pathfinder and TerraSync. I just started with ArcGIS 10.3 and was wondering if anyone can recommend a entry level "Q&A" book or site for ArcGIS 10?
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arcpy.JSONToFeatures_conversion and json module conflict

I'm using arcpy.JSONToFeatures_conversion() to batch convert some json files to features in a gdb. Python kept running into errors (either ERROR 001558: Error parsing json file, or ERROR 999998). This ...
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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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Classify LAS By Height tool is not yielding any results?

The classify LAS by height tool (CLHT) in ArcGIS says that it will only reclassify LAS points with class codes of 0 or 1 (http://pro.arcgis.com/en/pro-app/tool-reference/3d-analyst/classify-las-by-...
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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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Spatial join Polygons by their centroid in ArcGIS

I am trying to spatially join two tables containing polygons (let's call them table A and table B) so the ID of table A is joined to the table B only if the polygon centroids of table A are inside the ...
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Apply same symbology to many raster layers in ArcMap?

I have many TIFF files (100+) that need to have the same symbology using the unique value option. Is there a quick way in arc 10.3 to do this?
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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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Collecting values from iterated intersections in ModelBuilder? [closed]

I have a points feature class which I am intersecting with a number of polygon feature classes, one at a time (i.e. points AND polygons1, points AND polygons2, etc...). Each time I do an ...
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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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Change data source for multiple layers in ArcMap document?

I have a master copy of some data i'm working on on a remote server. Sometimes I make a copy on my local drive to speed up processing times, but data sources in my MXDs still point to the remote ...