Questions tagged [arcgis-10.3]

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Creating point layer from latitude/longitude table in ArcMap?

I want to create points from lat/long data. I used "File" -> "Add Data" -> "Add XY Data..." to create the points. I am 100 % positive that a I used the right columns for X and Y and I selected the ...
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Convert from unsigned (8 bit) integer to short integer grid

I'm looking to convert a unsigned integer grid to a short integer grid for use in TauDEM. The unsigned integer grid has values ranging from 0 - 4.
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Importing shapefiles in folders into geodatabase?

Using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3, I need to import thousands of folders containing shapefiles into a geodatabase. How can I do this? Here is a part of the files that need to be exported into a geodatabase:
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Adding rasters from folder if it in the data frame extent of the map using ArcPy?

I have 55 rasters located in "G:\desktop\Project\lyr\50k", and i try to add them to MXD file - only if the rasters extent are in the dataframe extent of the MXD file, using python code (in ArcGIS 10.3)...
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Exporting Labels to Annotations using ArcPy?

I'm trying to automatically generate annotations using arcpy from a set of MXD files with preorganised labels (all settings done, ready to export the labels). I'm using ArcGIS 10.3 with an Advanced ...
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GDB layer not loading properly

Working in v10.3, I have a .gdb with two layers; a point layer and an annotation layer. The dataset was handed to me a few days ago, and I have been editing and adding points to the point layer daily. ...
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Use arcpy.mapping.RemoveLayer to remove layers that are defined in list?

I can't seem to find anything as far as defining a list of layer names and then removing those layers from all mxds within a folder. This is the code I have worked up so far, but I have to cut and ...
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Select ID by most recent date

I have a personal GDB table that has a non-unique SLID field and a date field. Basically there are multiple records with the same SLID numbers but different dates. I want to select only the most ...
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Solving error 0x80131523: Entry point was not found activating SOE

I have ArcGIS Server Object Extension (SOE) written in .NET, C#. Target framework is .NET 4.5. Extension works OK at many customers but there is an issue at one customer who has class extensions ...
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How do I find the slope of road segments with point elevation data of the same linear path

I'm currently working on a project to calculate road grade along roughly 30 miles of highway. I need to isolate and portray all sections of road with more than a 5 percent grade; in hopes of finding ...
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Tabulate area tool's output results units?

I'm using ArcGIS DEsktop and I have tried to calculate the area of each different land cover class in a raster of 25m size in British National Grid coordinate system. To do that I used the tabulate ...
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Coordinate/projection system issue in ArcGIS 10.3

I am facing a problem, my shapefiles are in a GCS WGS 1984 and I have to add a new shapefile that is in a projected coordinate system NAD 1983 UTM Zone 8. I have tried changing the projection to the ...
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Saving Edits in ArcMap automatically smooths line feature?

Using ArcMap 10.3.1: I'm having an issue with automatic smoothing of line features after editing vertices of line features and clicking 'Save Edits'. I start my editing session, click on a line ...
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Creating a large GeoTIFF from multiple rasters

I have 1 million hectares of area and 1m raster data in ~200 tiles covering it. I am looking to reclassify the raster data and then create one image of the data in GeoTIFF format. How can I ...
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Using Python 3.x in ArcGIS?

I've been reading the "Whats New in ArcGIS" for the ArcGIS 10.3 update and came across the Python and ArcPy portion. It states that: ArcGIS 10.3 has been upgraded to include Python 2.7.8. Now ...
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Debugging mxd crawler error? [closed]

I found some conversation about listing the source paths for multiple mxd files and used the script provided at Crawling directory and listing all datasources using ArcPy?. It worked great on one ...
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Finding internal angles of polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm working on ArcMap 10.3.1. I'd like to retrieve the values of all internal angles of each polygon of a shapefile, and return them as follows: either concatenated on a new field; or on a table; ...
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Why is Label Placement Menu Different with Additional Data Frame in ArcMap?

This is the first time I've tried using multiple data frames in layout view of ArcMap 10.3.1. I'm trying to label some counties, but the label placement options menu in this additional data frame is ...
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python Get current workspace and then re-source to new SDE

I am trying to write some code that will get the current workspace name and if it matches a particular datasource path, it will re-path the SDE layers to the new database. Initially I had the code ...
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General Function Failure: failed to connect to database

I am trying to access the file geodatabase and I get a message of General Function Failure: failed to connect to database. I can access other file geodatasabses, the problem is only with this one. I ...
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ArcGIS Mouse Cursor Stuck in Auto Pan / Continuous Zoom mode

When using ArcGIS while in layout mode, after a variable period of time having an open ArcGIS project, the mouse cursor will get stuck in "Auto-Pan" mode. No matter which tool I select from the ...
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Disabling Maplex in particular layer of data frame?

I'm using ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. I am using Maplex (labeling extention) for designing map layout. But at some layer of Data frame, i need to be use standard label engine. Is there a method for ...
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ArcGIS not finding newly installed toolbar (.dll, .tlb files?)

I'm trying to use a toolbar that was developed by the EPA for BMP siting (see below link). The download seems like it should be fairly straightforward, an executable (BMPSitingTool_Setup.msi) is run ...
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Function to report all polygons and their data within another polygons?

I have a layer with different types of vegetation and another layer with estates. Is there a function in ArcGIS 10.3 to create a report of each estate where it lists what It finds on a selected estate?...
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ArcGIS DLL is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains error?

I have ArcGIS 10.3 running on Windows 7... and I have recently come across an error that I have not encountered before. After starting ArcMap, I receive an error stating: C:\Program Files (x86)\...
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In ArcMap, when I use PointsToLine in ArcToolbox, error appears

In ArcMap, I open the Python window and print some codes as followed: import arcpy arcpy.env.workspace = "C:/data" arcpy.PointsToLine_management("calibration_points.shp", ...
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Updating Page Definition Queries with Python and data driven pages?

I have several annotation features that each have a tileID field. I would like to be able to enable the page definition query and select the correct Page Name Field to match the tileID field in all of ...
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How to Remove Decimal Points From Measured Grid Label C#

I'm creating a map layout with a measured grid using visual studio and ArcGIS Engine 10.4. I was able to change all the properties for the grid label (color, font and font size), except for the part ...
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ModelBuilder Iterator - how to change values and names respectively

I have a table (value.csv) with two fields (Expression, Name) that I would like to iterate through within a model. I want the model to iterate through a series of SQL expressions (e.g. Value > 1, ...
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Save Edits Error, SDE

We have SDE Running on SQL Server 2008. I have one user that receives this error once in a while, and not sure why he is the only one receiving it. I have not seen this error before. I checked ...
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Location allocation Road Block- Unable to “Solve”

Software: ArcGIS/ArcMap 10.3.1 with network analyst extension Objective: Perform location-allocation services, based off of two Required Facilities and Demand Points. I feel like I have all critical ...
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Create polygon symbology from attribute? [duplicate]

I have shapefile with polygons and lines. There are attributes for: layer, lineweight, colour: Red, colour: Green, colour: Blue. (colour values are from 0-255). Is there a way to read values from ...
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Invalid URL error when using suggestions in ESRI locator service

I have created and published a locator service with suggestions turned on. I enabled suggestions when building the locator files and after publishing them as a service. The service published correctly ...
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Listing Data sources using arcpy: ListLayers very slow

What I am trying to do is create a list of all the data sources in a directory filled with mxds. So I have this code pasted below. For some reason when listing layers it can take up to 50 minutes even ...
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Getting representation geometry created by rules (not manually overrided) using ArcObjects.net?

I have feature class with representation rules and now need to extract representation geometry from selected features. If representation geometry is manually overrided, I can get it just using ...
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Creating custom forms in ArcMap 10.3

I am hoping to make a custom form within ArcMap 10.3 where the end user can select a recently digitized shapefile (or feature), and enter values of specific attributes through a custom form. This form ...
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Looping through shapefiles and lyr files to create multiple map documents using ArcPy?

Context: Using ArcGIS 10.3, Python 2.7.8. I have x .shp and y .lyr files. I am trying to loop through the shapefiles folder and the lyr folder and to create x * y .mxds that each contains one ...
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Traces outside polygons after merging several polygons together

I'm using ArcMap 10.3.1 I have a polygon shapefile for areas upstream of 5 monitoring sites. I used dissolveand merge to merge all these polygons together. You can download the resulting shapefile ...
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Converting PNG map to polygons with colors and value using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I need to use this map (PNG file) in which each color is a population density: I've already located it using Georeferencing. Now I need to convert it to shapefile with polygons, and narrow down its ...
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Passing conditional statements into arcpy.da.UpdateCursor

How do you pass conditional statements from a list into a data access module update cursor? I am using ArcGIS v10.3.1. a = r"...\Default.gdb\New_Shapefile" ConList = ["r[1] >= 1"] with arcpy.da....
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Displaying graph plots with mouse click on map in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I need to build a tool/add-in for ArcGIS 10 which will display a time distribution plot at the location where mouse is clicked. The TOC consists of results of a simulation at different time instants. ...
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ArcGIS JavaScript setRequestPreCallback is partially working?

I have an api sitting in front of AGS that requires it's own authentication. I am using setRequestPreCallback as stated by the ESRI docs. In the image below, you can see that the first 2 requests are ...
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Creating symbols with multiple colors each from attributes

I use ArcMap 10.3 to create a query layer of points. The layer is used in a JavaScript API map as a ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer. Each point has two attributes: point_color and frame_color. I have 10 ...
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3D buffers according to landscape surface in ArcMap

Using ArcGIS (10.3.1), is it possible to create a buffer zone according to the surface with a variable radius (i.e. 5-10-15 Km)? With surface/terrain I mean the landscape, so the buffer would be ...
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Align text within TEXT_ELEMENT with arcpy

I'm having a tough time aligning text in my text box using arcpy in ArcGIS 10.3. This is my initial text: Now I want to insert some more text to each line and align them vertically. Normally, I would ...
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joining tables with different number of entries

I work in ArcGIS 10.3 and I have this problem: I have a dbf table of about 300 restaurants, each restaurant has a different values like address, number of seats etc. I have another dbf table of beers ...
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Overlapping polygons causing issues with Tabulate Area (Spatial Analyst) Tool

I am attempting to create a table that summarizes habitat information for a given survey area. My habitat information is in the form of a local raster file, with codes for specific habitat classes. My ...
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Convert Raster to Numpy Array with only Arcpy and Numpy

All the articles I'm finding including GDAL or PIL(?) which I cannot use. So I am trying to convert a raster I have to a Numpy Array with Arcpy and Numpy and then calculate some statistics on it but ...
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Copy legend from ArcMap A to ArcMap B with different scales and/or paper size?

I have a question for you and what is the best practice for me to copy the legend from another ArcMap A to ArcMap B. They are in the Layout View. it has different scale like in 1: 77,000 to 1:55,000 ...
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Importing EarthVision ASCII to ArcGIS Desktop?

How do I import a surface map from Petrel in EarthVision ASCII Format to ArcGIS? I have a file from surface map in Petrel that I want to export to ArcGIS Desktop. I used the tools 3D ASCII to ...