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Adding GDA2020 NTv2 transformation to ArcGIS 10.5

The implementation of GDA2020 is drawing near! In an effort to be ready before time I have downloaded the NTv2 Grid Shift Binary (GSB) transformation grid from ISCM (available here) who are the ...
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ArcHydro catchment area of specific stream segment

I am given the task to create the catchment areas of specific streams/lakes. To sum it all up, I am looking to find the catchment areas for lake 1, stream, lake 2 and downstream of lake 2 all ...
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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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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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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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Calculating individual width between buildings using ArcMap?

I have a building footprint shapefile and I would like to calculate the individual width between each building (i.e., adjacent building and across the street). I have looked at solutions which use the ...
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Shape Count vs. Record Count Mismatch

First of all, I really could not think of a good title for this question, so feel free to modify it. I keep encountering an error using ArcMap 10.5.1. I'll have a table open, to which I add a field. ...
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ArcMap 10.5 Desktop: Highway shield test symbols not respecting mask layer about it

How do I stop highway symbol markers from appearing above my mask layer? The actual highway layer is below the mask layer in the drawing order (so the actual highway line appears below the mask layer,...
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Programatically assigning NoData value in raster output?

I have written a tool that operates on raster data. When the tool finishes it outputs a raster into a gdb, but the output does not have a NoData value listed under properties (input does, output does ...
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ActiveX Error with ArcToolbox Tools in Windows 10 Pro and ArcGIS 10.5.1

The question of how to get rid of the ActiveX warning on every toolbox tool has been the subject of: ActiveX control in conflict with ArcToolbox? Why do ArcToolbox tools give ActiveX error? Windows ...
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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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Geoserver Layer Group equivalent in ArcGIS Online or Server

Is there an equivalent functionality (or way to achieve this functionality) to the Geoserver Layer Groups "Opaque Container Mode" in ArcGIS Online or ArcGIS Server? What I need to be able to achieve ...
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Installing Python plus ArcMap plus ArcGIS Pro plus GDAL?

My various installations of ArcMap, OSGeo4W and Python 2.7 (plus 3.4) are a mess. I've resorted to copying the entire Gdal directory (per version and processor) to the site-packages directory of all ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Data Driven multiple photos from point layer

In Arcmap 10.5, I am trying to use data driven pages to display multiple pictures in a photo point layer based on an overlaying polygon index. I would like to use the yellow polygon layer as the ...
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Style lines differently when intersecting a polygon

I want to give my contour lines a blue colour on glaciers (inside the polygon that shows the outlines of the glaciers) - and a brown colour everywhere else. What is the easiest way to achieve this? I ...
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Averaging attributes from small line segments into a new line segment

I'm working on a project which involves combining shorter road line segments into longer ones where needed using ArcGIS 10.5. Each segment has an attribute of average traffic flow. For example, there ...
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ArcGIS sync replica not working with REST API

I have created a replica using CreateReplica REST API for offline use. Data format is SQLite. Now I am trying to sync replica. Steps I have followed for sync: 1. Uploaded my geodatabase file. 2. ...
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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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Merging lots of small portions of line to longer adjacent lines using ArcMap?

I have a hydrologic system split into 100 meter segments which is what I'm looking for, but I also have a lot of very small segments all over my system. Is it possible to dissolve/merge those small ...
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Merging small lines to form longer line in ArcGIS Desktop?

I'm having some trouble with the dissolve tool in arcgis. I have a stream network that has some streams made up of a number of little segment that I would like to transform so that all the stream ...
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Adding to group layers in loop is slow in ArcGIS Engine?

I am using ArcGIS Engine 10.5.1. I wanted to ask and see if anyone else has encountered this and or found a work around. I have a loop in c# where I am taking a large set of layer files and adding ...
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Reading netCDF in ArcMap?

I'd like to work on netCDF data from two website : ISIMIP and earthstat. You can have an example of data on http://www.earthstat.org/data-download/ (harvested area and yield for 175 crops) and https://...
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Geocoding results not displayed in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have an Excel worksheet with USA zip codes, which need to be geocoded and displayed in ArcGIS Desktop 10.5. First, I downloaded the "USA Zip Code Areas" layer from ArcGIS online and created a new ...
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ERROR - Loading Data using Geocode Addresses to ArcGIS

I am very new to ArcGIS and I am facing an error while using ArcMap 10.5 to load the below attached excel sheet through Geocode Address option. Note that Multiple field mapping option and Mapping ...
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compress error arcgis multiuser database postgis backend

arcgis 10.5.1, postgresql 9.5 using PG_Geometry backend. this database is working fine but I have some spatial tables(most are views..not sure why) that do not have an SRID as seen below when I try ...
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Displaying representation symbology (lines with markers) in ArcMap legend?

I have a polyline feature class with numerous cartographic representations of line types. Some of these representations only have a line component (see top-half image below) while other ...
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Creating histogram for continuous raster dataset in Create Graphs wizard of ArcGIS Desktop?

I would like to create some histograms of continuous raster data (in TIFF format) to display in a report. When I enter the Create Graphs wizard, I can only display histograms for feature classes, not ...
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Buffer radius around points

I've done this tasks several times but my focus area has only been limited to the state of Mississippi. I wish to put a 50 mile buffer radius around points that fall in the city of DC, Philadelphia ...
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Creating a polygon that shows the specific elevation above a river using a DEM

My goal is to determine the possible area covered by interpreted Tertiary drainages. To keep my example simple, I have a DEM and a River polyline. I would like to see the area a polygon (or raster) ...
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Add Geometry Attributes doesn't work for feature classes but does work for shapefiles

I'm trying to add start and end point coordinates to a line feature using the LINE_START_MID_END geometry property of the Add Geometry Attributes tool. Every time I use the tool on a feature class in ...
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Two different cell sizes represented in a raster

I am currently working with a DEM with a cell size of 10 meters. I only needed a certain area of this DEM and wanted it at a 1 m cell size so I extracted by mask. I set the appropriate environmental ...
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Setting ArcGIS field access restrictions?

I am using ArcGIS 10.5 and creating features class in a PostgreSQL 9.5 database. But some feature classes have specific fields that some users should not edit. For example I have a "gas pipes" feature ...
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Aligning or integrating features from two feature classes using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am trying to align two line feature classes (street networks) that have been digitalized differently - see picture. One is more spatially accurate and has the attributes I need (A) and the other one ...
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Esri Terrain-Tools v1.1 Sky Tool Cannot Save File

I am trying to use Esri Terrain-Tools v1.1 to create a hillshade from either a 90 m SRTM DEM or 30 m DEM. I have tried saving this to a file geodatabase (FGDB) and .tif. In both cases the error ...
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Visualising relationships in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have two polygon feature classes related through a key field. I can see the relationship through the attribute table but I'd like to visualise the relationship. The ideal process would be if click ...
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ArcGIS 10.5 - Filter raster datasets by it's ISO 19115 metadata

I'd like to use search engine of ArcGIS 10.5 to filter raster datasets by it's ISO attributes (for example resolution). Search engine by default can filter only by tags, summary, description and ...
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Ordering a road network based on “Strahler Stream Order”

I want to classify a road network similar to Strahler's Order (keep track of how many smaller roads flow into a bigger road). I'm working with mountain roads, so most of them "look" like rivers. ...
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ArcGIS SDE next rowid value doesn't increase at a constant rate

Using ArcGIS 10.5.1 and Postgresql 9.5 database, I created a point feature class named Locations. After I inserted 8 points in my Locations table, the objectid value of last row is 8. An hour later, ...
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Creating time series from NetCDF with multiple values to multiple points on ArcGIS Desktop?

I am using ArcGIS Desktop to read and extract netcdf files which have data on longitudes, latitudes and daily temperature over several years. I have separate shapefile with postcodes and the goal is ...
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SQLite / Geopackage and saving Geometry in ArcGIS

Has anyone successuflly created a layerfile (ArcGIS 10.4) to a dataset/table stored in a SQLite or Geopackage file? Process of creating Layerfile: ArcMap TOC > Change Symbology > Right click > Create ...
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Create points along a track at a specified straight line distance

I'm using ArcMap 10.5. I have a track that I wish to place 30 points along at 400 meter intervals. The issue I am facing is that these points must be 400m apart measured in a straight line, not the ...