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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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Converting LAS Dataset into a point feature class with x-y-z in TOC?

How can I convert a LAS data set (displayed as LAS point elevation in ArcGIS 10.5) into a point feature class with x-y-z information attached to it (or stored in the attribute table)? ArcGIS has the ...
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Limiting Input Parameter to only File Geodatbase in Python Toolbox?

I've been working with ESRI Python toolboxes for a while but I'm still having difficulties setting an input parameter as a "DEWorkspace" and using the parameter filter to make it so only file ...
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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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Search window not opening in ArcMap?

I can no longer search for tools, etc using the Search window in ArcMap i.e. Windows | Search doesn't work and nor does ctrl + f. I thought updating my student license would do the trick but after ...
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Calculating distance between polylines from same feature class using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a feature class with multiple lines outlining the extent of a glacier through time. I would like to calculate the distance between consecutive years (i.e two polylines from the same feature ...
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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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Imported Excel Spreadsheet Creates Null Values

I've imported an Excel spreadsheet into ArcMap 10.5 and one of the columns entirely populates with NULL values. That column is just "reference numbers" so its just numbers from 1-180 in increasing ...
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Combining Multiple Rasters from 3 different Folders using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am working with ArcGIS Desktop and have three different raster files I need to merge together. I had no problem finding the Mosaic to New Raster tool, however I have approximately 160 different ...
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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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Empty folder named '1' created when ArcMap opens

Over the past few days I have noticed a Folder named 1 on my Windows desktop (Windows 10 Home). I delete it every time I see it, then notice it again a few hours later. I kept a close eye on my ...
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How to upgrade to 10.5.1 using Azure Cloud Builder

I installed ArcGIS Enterprise 10.5 in Azure using the Azure Cloud Builder, now I need to upgrade my portal to 10.5.1. How can I upgrade to 10.5.1 using Cloud Builder or do I have to manually upgrade?
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Retrieving Layer Files From Map Packages

I have around 57 map packages that I need to salvage layer data from. The layer files were incorrectly saved with absolute paths instead of relative paths so they won't display unless they are opened ...
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Failure to connect to database

Background: I'm using GIS tutorial basic workbook (ArcGIS 10.1) with ArcGIS 10.5 software, and my MS office is 2010 I was practicing building a file geodatabase, and I have imported shapefile without ...
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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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Con tool not working In ArcGIS Desktop 10.5?

I have a raster dataset [Flow Accumulation Raster]. Which is located in a gdb. I need to perform Con Tool operation with this raster dataset. The Con Tool operation run successfully in ArcGIS 10.1,10....
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Saving copy of 10.5 MXD to 10.4 using ArcPy at 10.5?

I wrote a python script to convert 10.5 mxd to 10.4 mxd. However, in the saveACopy("mxd", "version") method, '10.4' is not in the list of possible values. If I open ArcMap 10.5 and manually "Save a ...
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Updating shapefile from ArcMap to ArcGIS Online - Automatically

I wish to update a Cities shapefile* in desktop ArcMap (10.5.1), and I would want this layer to be automatically updated (synced?) to a Cities layer in my US Severe Weather Alerts map on ArcGIS Online....
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Adding Description, Use Constraints, and Credits to Map Service when publishing with ArcPy?

I am writing a Python script to automate publishing Map Services for use in ArcGIS Online. My workflow follows the sample code in Example 1 from this ArcGIS Help page on the CreateMapSDDraft tool: ...
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Arcmap table of contents flashes and system becomes unresponsive episodically on windows 10

This problem took me awhile to solve, so I am sharing both the problem and solution here. I searched, and found, some helpful discussions on the internet that pointed be in the right direction (see ...
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Label Boundary Placement in ArcGIS

I am using ArcMap 10.5.1, and I am having trouble getting my labels to draw somewhere besides the center of the map in layout view. I am using Maplex. The problem is that I have a polygon from a ...
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Toolbar for ArcScan raster painting does not appear in edit session? [duplicate]

I am in an editing session and am trying to vectorize a raster using ArcScan. The raster is a TIFF file (an 8-bit, single band raster with an unsigned integer pixel type). When I select "start clean-...
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Labels still showing when no Label Features turned on in ArcMap?

I'm continuing a project from someone else and even after I turn off all the layers, there are still labels displayed in the data frame. None of them have "label features" on, so I'm not sure where ...
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How to change symbology on layer only available on Esri REST service?

I'm trying to work with a layer I can only find from an Esri REST service and I need to change the color of the layer, as the default blue it comes in doesn't show up well against an already-...
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Divide all values in ASCII table (or raster file)

I have a pile of ASCII files representing 5min radar precipitation sums. The information is given in 1/10 mm which I need to convert into mm for further processing. Is there a way of doing this, ...
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Changing ArcMap Display Order of Elements in Same Layer File?

I have a bunch of polygons in a layer file and I want to reorder those polygons so one of them is "sent to back". I am using ArcMap 10.5.
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Number of Max Instances Per Core in ArcGIS Server

ArcGIS Server 10.5 Windows This question has been beat to death, but like others have said, documentation is hard to follow and described differently in places. I understand all of the concepts and ...
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Creating Field Mapping Parameter in Arcpy Script

I'm trying to create a tool that compares two data sets. I do not want the Feature Compare tool. Most of the field names in the two data sets are the same, but not all. I want a way to map one field ...
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Removing extra spaces from Attribute Assistant calculation

Using the Attribute Assistant in ArcGIS 10.5, I auto-populate a field called FULLADDR by entering values for the fields below: ([ADDRNUM]+" "+[ROADPREDIR]+" "+[FULLNAME]+" "+[ROADPOSTDIR]+" "+[...
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Releasing user-schema locks when updating user-schema

Putting together a scripted event where we update user-schema (prod) in one sde instance from a dev user-schema instance. Both sdes are Oracle 12c. Replication is not used and the destination ...
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Displaying annotation in older versions of ArcGIS Desktop?

I created an annotation layer in a trial of 10.5 that will not open in 10.0. I don't see why this should be as the annotation resides in my fgdb and not a map document. When I try to open it in 10.0 ...
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Creating point feature at intersection of two lines using ArcGIS Desktop?

How do I create a point feature at an intersection of highways and trails? I am using ArcGIS Desktop 10.5.1.
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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? [closed]

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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Displaying CSV with WKT in ArcMap?

I have been given a CSV which has a mixture of point and polygon data. I am trying to open this up in ArcMap 10.5.1 I have no idea what I should be doing! I have tried to look for answers online ...
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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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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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in cursor.updateRow(row) RuntimeError: Object invalid or no longer set

I'm running an arcpy code in IDLE that update a field in shapefile. After updating it get the following error: Traceback (most recent call last): File "C:/Users/10/Desktop/test.py", line 21, in ...
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Identifying source of reference mosaic dataset in ArcPy?

I want to check the source mosaic dataset for a reference mosaic dataset within Python. Using: arcpy.Describe(reference_mosaic).referenced I can confirm that the reference mosaic is indeed a ...
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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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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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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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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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Adding Spatial Index for Geometric Network?

I am trying to create Spatial Indexes on all the feature classes in one of my databases. It has worked fine on most feature classes so far, but when I started on feature classes in a feature dataset ...
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Some zones disappear when running Zonal Statistics as Table in ArcGIS

I'm new to GIS. I want the sum of nighttime lights (DMSP) by district for some country. I'm running this arcpy.gp.ZonalStatisticsAsTable_sa(Limites_distritales, "IDDIST", rc, temp_table, "DATA", "") ...
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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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Setting up batch file for fragstats using 1000s of landscapes (tif) in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have 1000s of tif rasters of land cover (at the county level) that I would like to process in fragstats, and would like to use batch processing. The Fragstats help file is basically useless. Is ...
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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?