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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 ...
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ArcCatalog Representations Options Greyed Out

I'm guessing this is a permissions error. But everything I've tried enabling hasn't fixed the problem. Does anyone know why this is greyed out or how to fix it? This is in ArcCatalog.
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Using Weighted sum and Grouping Analysis?

I have a collection of points representing buildings, and each has a number value. I need to look at building within 50 miles of each other, where the total number values of the building in that ...
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Color Fluctuation when moving vector data over raster background in ArcMap

My ArcMap view has a raster background. When moving vector polygons, there is a colour fluctuation inside the polygon. If I change the polygon's symbology to hollow, the effect disappears and there is ...
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Using keyboard shortcuts to invoke custom ArcGIS Base commands using ArcObjects and C#?

I developed multiple ArcGIS Commands added in a toolbar. I want to invoke these custom commands based on the keyboard keys pressed by the user. How to implement this?
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Optimized smoothing of stream lines generated from Arc Hydro? [closed]

Has anyone found an effective ArcGIS 10.3.1 workflow for smoothing streamlines generated from ArcHydro...or hydrology in general? (Fill -> Flow Dir. -> Flow Acc. -> Stream Def. -> Stream Seg.-> ...
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Adding shapefile name as attribute? [duplicate]

I have 397 shapefiles that I need to merge into one shapefile, and I need to add an attribute for the name of each of the shapefiles. I have no experience in coding/ Python. Is this possible to do ...
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Does progress bar of ArcPy show when code run from Python window?

I am learning the usage of SetProgressor. I used the sample code from ArcGIS guide to test, as shown below. import os import arcpy # Allow overwriting of output arcpy.env.overwriteOutput = True # ...
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Select by attribute crashes ArcMap when used with search cursor, but not by itself

I have a script that I want to: run through polygons in a shapefile representing service areas > select each area > then select points from a different layer that fall within that selected polygon. (...
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ArcGIS ModelBuilder iterator reports only last input shapefile?

Using Arc 10.3.1, if I manually enter the names of multiple shapefiles (all from the same folder) into the Check Geometry tool, the (single) output table lists the errors that exist in all of the ...
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Joining Origin, First point, Second Point and Destination to create routes in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS 10.3. I have a table with the X,Y coordinates for 4 points along a route - 1st point, 2nd Point, 3rd Point and 4th Point. The 1st point is the origin and the 4th point is the ...
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Measuring distance between related points using ArcGIS Desktop?

How can I generate a table with measured distances between two related point layers? Every point from A layer has at least 1 assigned point in B layer and the attribute that defines relation between ...
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Displaying NorthArrow on ArcObjects axSceneControl?

I have standalone application (ArcObjects C# 10.3) uses axSceneControl. How to display on the scene NorthArrow or Directional Arrow or something like that? I found an example for NorthArrow http://...
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ArcPy select by location to copy attribute values from one shapefile to another [closed]

I have two shapefiles, lines and points. I want to copy over the lines number to the points that are near each line. I can use select by location in ArcMap and label manually for a small scale, ...
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ArcGIS Elevation and Z Coordinate

I have standalone application (ArcObjects C# 10.3) uses axSceneControl, I'm trying to get a mouse click point: private void M_axSceneControl_MouseDown(object sender, ...
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Change feature class from ESRI native geometry to SQL Server geography

Original question: I have found a lot of documentation on importing and using query layers from SQL Server into ArcCatalog/ArcMap/etc. However, when you change the projection of a feature class or use ...
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Working with .SUP and .SMTI files?

I have just recieved 3.63TB of data for a project area and it is all in .sup and .smti file formats. Looking up what these extensions are, I see it is a result of a product called SOCET SET (http://...
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Handling multi-column value table in ArcGIS Python Toolbox?

I am building a relatively simple python tool for ArcGIS 10.3 which will automate the process of generating summary statistics for multiple raster datasets, for polygons in a polygon dataset, using ...
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Viewing in-line variable value in model parameter dialog box of ModelBuilder?

I've developed a model that summarizes road attributes (e.g., volumes) across a digitized polyline. The model has input/parameter dialog boxes for a road feature class, workspace, and attribute ...
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Missing Layout and Data Frame Buttons in ArcGIS Desktop

I have lost the Layout and Data Frame Buttons at the bottom of my map window in ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1. How can I get them back?
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Preventing Python toolbox refreshing?

I developed a Python toolbox in ArcGIS 10.3. Everything in this toolbox works correctly. I just have one problem: Every time I click on the value table (ex:click 1 in below image), then click on ...
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Query for tables that are not registered with option to move edits to base

I have an Oracle enterprise geodatabase. In theory, all 500+ tables in the database should be registered as versioned, with the option to move edits to base. However, it has come to my attention that ...
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Remove layers with arcpy- Error [duplicate]

I use this code in order to remove layers that are out of the data frame of the map: import arcpy,os,sys,string import arcpy.mapping from arcpy import env env.overwriteOutput = True env.workspace =...
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Avoiding Error 1325 EsriPyFldr not valid short file name when uninstalling ArcGIS for Desktop?

I am trying to uninstall ArcGIS 10.3.1 for Desktop from Windows 7 SP1 using Uninstall a program and I am receiving an error message (pictured below): Error 1325. EsriPyFldr is not a valid short ...
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arcpy.mapping.ExportToTIFF won't work with resolution and world file?

mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument("CURRENT") path = "C:\\fakepath\\test.tif" df = arcpy.mapping.ListDataFrames(mxd, "Layers")[0] arcpy.mapping.ExportToTIFF(mxd, path, resolution = 820 , world_file = ...
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Getting all possible routes in network analyst?

The network analyst (ArcGIS 10.3) gives you the best route regarding some impedance. I want to know if there is the possibility that he gave us ALL the possible routes and not only the best one. ...
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ArcGIS Online won't connect from ArcMap or Catalog

I've had 10.3 installed now for about a month. At the beginning everything seemed to work fine but somewhere along the way my connection to ArcGIS Online went away and hasn't been back. The options ...
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format of raster calculator expression in ArcPy for ArcGIS 10.3

I'm trying to write a raster value inverter based on a raster calculator expression. Article ID: 000006694 Link The pure math would be: (([elevgrd] - Z_Max) * -1) + Z_Min Anyhow, I can't figure ...
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Pasting features into a feature class doesn't honour subtypes

I'm encountering an issue where features that I'm copying from a feature class in a file geodatabase are all going to a single subtype when I paste them in the destination feature class in an ...
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Troubleshooting “import arcpy” command? [closed]

This is the first time im using python/arcpy. I keep getting an error with import arcpy command. Can anyone help me find out why? import arcpy Runtime error Traceback (most recent call last): ...
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Copying fields between two layers in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have this attribute table (part of the whole attribute table) from one layer: and this attribute table (part of the whole attribute table) from the second layer: I try copy the cells value in ...
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Use Field List from Input Feature Class as Parameter in ArcGIS ModelBuilder

I set up a model that shall use an attribute field from a given feature class as a parameter. The feature class is a model parameter by itself and I want the user to choose the feature class first and ...
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Make ArcMap label using the first letter from each word in an attribute [closed]

How do I create labels using the first letter of each word from a specific attribute, preferably using Python as the parser? For example, the attribute name is Common_Name and the values are eastern ...
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ArcMap Drawing Error One or More Layers Failed to Draw?

I am running ArcMap 10.3.1 on a 2014 MacBook Pro, Windows 10 via Bootcamp. I downloaded a cartographic shapefile off of the US Census Bureau: Urban Areas --- cb_2016_us_ua10_500k.zip. Adding the ...
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Exporting Data Driven pages as JPEG with World File

I have a script that works to export my pages as jpegs, but I want to add the world file to them. I don't want to have to do all the {df} args and whatnot, I just want to skip to the world file. How ...
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Calculating perpendicular line in ArcPy only works for shapefiles?

I'm trying to use this field calculator expression on field Shape to generate a perpendicular line, of 0.01m, at the midpoint of each existing line feature in ArcGIS: CALCULATE FIELD (data management)...
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Esri ArcSDE 10.3.1 Query Inspire Metadata from Oracle (11g) Enterprise GeoDB via SQL

As the title says - I want to create a query in Oracle SQL which will read all dates from the geoprocessing history which can be found using ArcCatalog to show the "Description"-tab from a feature. (...
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Converting 3d polygon feature class into MultiPatch feature class using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I've got a polygon feature class with z values enabled. The polygon entities represent billboards. I'm looking for a way to convert those polygons into MultiPatch feature class entities. I'm using ...
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Flood Plain Mapping using HEC-GeoRAS and ArcMap?

How can I get complete bounding polygon of XS CutLines for flood plain mapping (Flood Inundation Mapping) using HEC-GeoRAS and ArcMap 10.3? When I tried to perform this task, the bounding polygon ...
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Add xy Data from csv adds data but changes xy values?

I have an issue with adding xy data from csv. files. Data in csv properly formatted (name, x-point,y-point,z-point). After importing them, when I click on Identify it shows location x and y ...
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Selecting distance-based features using ArcGIS ModelBuilder? [closed]

I have a shapefile file of rows and I need to make a selection based on distance, how to execute this select command automatically? I need to select and export to a new layer the feature with ...
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Setting Default Label options in ArcMap?

In ArcMap 10.3 I am looking to set the default style for my labels as white with a black halo for any newly added or created layer. Is this possible? I am getting tired of altering each one as they ...
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Calculating flowpath length to stream within catchment using ArcGIS Desktop?

ArcGIS 10.3 provides a hydrology tool "flow length" which calculates the length of flow paths within a basin to the outlet of the basin. I am trying to calculate flow path length and flow path ...
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Checking .mxd version using ArcPy?

I am looking for a way to check the mxd version of a bunch of mxds. I found a script here at ArcPy method to determine ArcMap document version I am using ArcGIS 10.3.1 on my desktop. It goes through ...
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findAndReplaceWorkspacePath ValueError: Layer: Unexpected error

Here is my code to replace the old SDE connection file with the new one. I am getting an error due to grouped layers, that I know. I have been trying to fix this but regardless of what I try I keep ...
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Using multiple workspace environments ArcGIS Arcpy

I have 1 folder with shapefiles and a geodatebase. I'm trying to export the shapefiles and geodatebase feature datasets but I need to reference 2 Workspace Environments in order for the script to read ...
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Clipping tif with polygon in ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm trying to clip a .tif (Ordnance Survey download file) with a parish boundary polygon, but ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1 won't let me drop the .tif into the Input Features box: and gives me this error ...
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Successfully Published Geoprocessing Service Has No Task

I am attempting to use an ArcGIS Desktop 10.5.1 client to publish a Geoprocessing Toolbox to an instance of ArcGIS Server 10.3.1. According to the FAQ, the version difference should not cause this ...