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Questions tagged [arcgis-10.5]

Use this tag when ArcGIS 10.5 is the version you are using from the ArcGIS platform.

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Making a stack species distribution model in ArcMap 10.5.1? [on hold]

I want to make a species richness map using modelled species distributions. I have already done modelling with MaxEnt, but don't know how to stack them together as I'm a new user to ArcMap. How can I ...
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ArcMap export map function not working properly

I've got 3 different data frame's in my file'; all with a standard arcgis background. Whenever I try to export my layout view; the pdf/emp/png etc only loads one out of three background maps. What can ...
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Create XY Event Layer using Python Script tool

I am trying to create a script toool for Making XY Event layer , But having stuck with GetParameters function while running the script with an error window of "This tool has no parameters" Here is my ...
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Creating IDW of up to 20,000 points in ArcGIS Desktop? [on hold]

I am create IDW interpolation of 60-70 points in ArcGIS. It takes 2 minutes. But when I create IDW of 20000 points in ArcGIS, it takes at least 4 hours and 30 minutes. I want to ask why takes much ...
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ArcMap MXD drops layers

I have a user who is using ArcMap 10.5.1 and several times his MXD has lost layers. This has occurred in two separate documents. He will work on a map, save the map, and close out. When he opens it ...
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New records not showing

I am trying to edit a layer that's stored in a file geodatabase on a shared server. While editing, the "General function failure" message appeared for said layer and a number of the features ...
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Losing raster quality when using raster calculator (ArcGIS Desktop 10.5.1)

I'm currently working with DEM rasters that I hillshaded. The data I received contain nodata borders, probably the footprint of the originial mosaic dataset. As I received them separately, I can't ...
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ArcCatalog not showing view just created? [closed]

I have a geodatabase with a feature layer of parcels and a scalar database of consumption data for those parcels. Using SQL Server 2012r2 and ArcGIS 10.5. In ArcCatalog, I open the parcel database ...
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Creating Drive Time Polygons In ArcMap?

I have a feature set of locations, made up of several points. I have the Network Analyst extension for ArcMap, and a feature set of all the streets in the area I'm looking at. How can I create ...
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Unable edit anything in geodatabase using ArcMap?

I'm using ArcMap 10.5.1. A client sent me a geodatabase (Project.gdb) and asked me to update/add shapefiles and information in the attribute tables. I can start Editing but shapefiles in the ...
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Understanding difference between area calculation when using zonal statistics tool and identify button?

I am working in ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 and I am a beginner. I have very basic, non-overlapping polygons over a raster that represents bathymetry data. I need to figure out various statistics about each ...
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Wrong value classification DTM ArcGIS

This DTM has mainly values between 0.7 and -0.7 (see histogram). In QGis it is displayed propper. In ArcGIS (10.5), although the histogram is okay, it displays values in the range between 8 and -8.
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Topology rule to align two different feature classes

I am looking for a topology rule or geoprocessing tool that would align the blue feature class boundaries to the black feature class boundaries depicted in the following screenshot: I could obviously ...
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Using Polygon to raster (folder)?

I'm having a problem when trying to convert "Polygon to Raster (folder)" on ArcGIS 10.5 ( SDM Toolbox v2.3). Why are all output rasters much smaller than the input polygon?
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Feature Symbol Disappears from Legend when Exporting to PDF in ArcMap 10.5

I'm using one of the built-in symbols for a group of features on my map. When I export the map to PDF, the symbol appears on the map but disappears from the legend. I've already tried every setting ...
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ArcCatalog metadata XML importing errors

I am trying to add metadata to some layers within ArcCatalog and I don't understand the error messages it is giving me or why there would be an error. When I try to import my metadata XML it completes ...
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Sum calculation in Field Calculator using Python script [duplicate]

I have a problem with Python script in Field Calculator. How to sum the values of one field ('AB') and paste the sum in another field ('RE') using Python in Field Calculator? I'm working in ArcMap 10....
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Dissolve on attribute field and location?

I've got a county parcel shapefile and I'm wanting to find all the properties over 300 acres. When I dissolve based on ownership and search for dissolved properties that sum over 300 acres, some of ...
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Writing Python script to delete multiple fields in multiple files but keep certain fields?

I am needing to be able to run a python script on a folder full of shapefiles to delete multiple fields in the attribute tables. But I want to be able to keep 3 fields (Crop_Type, Acres, and ...
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Select by attributes ModelBuilder - text string partial values for parameter

I have a feature class of suburbs that I want to do a select by attribute on the Locality (=suburb names) field, passing a user input string parameter to selection expression. I have the query ...
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Points from polygon with buffer

How can I get points from polygon considering a buffer zone where within that buffer only one point will be generated. I have a few polygons for suitable locations. Now I want to make points from them,...
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Combining two arrows with one arrow that has same label name?

I have Label Manager turned on and I am working on some of the polygons that need to be shown clearly. If you have a polygon that has two labels that are the same name: Look at the word "Cincinnati"....
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Model only works one time and then fails, Error 000732, “Precondition fails”

I have a huge ol' model that's built to copy a bunch of data from one GDB into a different GDB and then delete two of the feature classes. If I build the model from scratch, it'll run fine the first ...
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Combine Two Fields Into One

I joined two tables to a shapefile and the output table has a field from each. Both fields represent the same thing so I'd like to combine them into one. You can see a clip of my fields below, where ...
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Spatial Join of two Feature Classes with a condition using ArcMap

I have two Point Feature Classes: the first contains manholes incl. the invert elevation the second file contains road gullies and their invert elevation. Both files have roughly 10,000 to 20,000 ...
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Splitting ID number along hyphens and creating new field with only parts of ID In Field Calculator?

I have a shapefile with polygons and each polygon has an ID number that follows a pattern like this: SMP_ID 1077-1-1 8-2-2 1281-1-3 304-2-1 In have created a new field and I need to populate it ...
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Projects feature with attachments from one coordinate system to another

I'm trying to projects a feature with attachments from one coordinate system to another without loosing the attachments. I'm using the GeoTagged Photos To Points function to create a point feature ...
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ArcGIS 10.5 Python script integration to 'script/tool' not outputting data

In ArcGIS 10.5 I have a python script that works well in the python window, however, I am trying to integrate it in a tool, mainly to make use of the arcpy.GetParametersAsText() input feature for the ...
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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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ModelBuilder unable to overwrite existing features with same names

I have created a model that is meant to be run regularly to update an existing data set with new data. Ideally, the model will be able to simply overwrite the old data with the new data which would ...
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Creating new layer group in ArcMap?

I am in the process of learning ArcGIS Desktop, and as I was working through the tutorial provided to me, I was told to create a new layer group by right-clicking on "layers" in a new blank map, and ...
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Visibility of multiple points from one other point?

I am fairly new to GIS and am struggling a little with one of my maps. I have to see if 49 wind turbines (200m) are visible from a radar that is 39.6m high, I understand I need to do viewshed but ...
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Keep the symbol in the Layout Map but do not show it on the Legend?

I am trying to find a solution to not display the name and the symbol on the Legend on my ArcMap Layout but I do want to keep the symbol in the Layout . Here is the screenshot I have ArcGIS Desktop ...
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Changing data source file path?

I have little experience in scripting and I'm looking for a more efficient way to replace the source file path of over 1000 shape files. Is there a way I can do this without manually changing each ...
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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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Pan and Zoom via mouse not working in New Data Frame?

Inserted a new data frame for a small overview map in the corner of my display. Left click and selected properties, set the same coordinate system as the larger display, set the Extent Indicators to ...
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Polygons not properly exported in Adobe Illustrator (.ai) file format by ArcGIS Desktop?

I exported a map from ArcGIS 10.5 as an Adobe Illustrator (AI) file (.ai). When I open the .ai file (I'm using AI CC 2019 23.0.1 on a separate Mac), my ArcGIS polygons (Fig. 1) are 'messed-up'. ...
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New Error [123] on previously running Python code

I'm running a toolbox that had previously been able to run smoothly a week prior. The past two days I've been getting the following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "<string>", ...
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Viewshed Analysis adjust for treetop/building roof classifying as visible

I need to depict the areas that a landfill will be visible within a 3-mile radius at the current height. After pouring over the ARC Visibility toolset page, my thought is that the Viewshed tool is ...
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Raw Data Instead of Zonal Statistics in ArcGIS

I have 2 layers: 1) Shapefile contains about 15 features. 2) Satellite Imagery. I would like to get pixel values of satellite imagery (reflectance) in each zone. However unlike 'Zonal Statistics' ...
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Converting VB codeblock to Python in ArcGIS Field Calculator?

I have created a tool in Model Builder to plot telecoms data - the user clicks a point on the map, enters a radius and enters an azimuth. The model then creates the buffer and cuts a segment out of ...
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Removing Identical Polylines in multiple feature classes

I have ~35 topo line files which show change in topography over time. 75% of the lines are identical since there was no change over the time period. I am trying to extract the portions of each file ...
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How do Joins & Relates in layer file and Layer Properties work?

I'm using ArcMap 10.5. I set up symbology for a feature class based on joined attributes from a table in the same file geodatabase. I want to be able to apply the same set-up in different geodatabases ...
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Refering to (Joined) Field Names in arcpy in Field Calculator

I'm trying to update the locations of a point FeatureClass using a table. I have joined the table to the featureclass, and am attempting to use Field Calculator to update the SHAPE field. I found ...
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Moving multiple points in batch using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have multiple parcel polygons and they all have one side touching the lake polygon. Each parcel polygon has a point inside which is now at the centroid of the parcel. I need to find a way to move ...
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Geoprocessing Tools not producing an output in ArcGIS Desktop?

I've been running a few different geoprocessing tools in ArcGIS Desktop 10.5, which seem to operate as required, the various processing windows appear to give the impression that works is going on but ...
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Fill sinks until a known value

I have a DEM and I want to fill every sink with a Value of 2 meter. If a sink is less than 2 meter, it is filled full and if it is bigger, it is filled until it reach 2 meter. The problem is that ...
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Geographically and Temporally Weighted Regression on ArcMap

I am trying to run some analysis on Arc Map (Arc-gis 10.5) using the Added-in tool Geographically and Temporally Weighted Regression. However when I input features (my file) on the input features box, ...
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White grid appears when reprojecting DEM in ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.5. I have a DEM .tif archive, in WGS 84. The specifics are: Then, I try to reproject it to WGS 84 UTM 19S. Project and transformations -> Raster-> Project Raster I use ...
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Why do we need to make correction manually in flow direction files

I have created flow direction and flow accumulation files for my DEM. Using the feature to point function, Ive got all the points in point form and then I converted them to arrows. But most of the ...