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Questions tagged [arcgis-desktop]

Use this tag when ArcGIS Desktop is the product and architecture that you are using from the ArcGIS platform.

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Extract By Mask - Raster Horizontal Shift

Is there a way to snap a raster/DEM to a mosaic dataset? I am using the Extract By Mask tool in ArcPro on a mosaic dataset. The output raster's cell values do not match the original mosaic dataset it ...
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Create Line inside the lake in ArcMap?

I am trying to find shorthest path between multiple points. I am using new route under Network Analyst in ArcMap. But, if there is no road between points due to lake or sea, how can I find shortest ...
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How can I overlay an image (exported via ArcGIS API) on an OpenStreetMap map?

Before I attempt to explain my situation, I'd like to disclose I'm very new to these apps and GIS in general. There's a public ArgGIS server that I'd like to export a layer from and overlay on an ...
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Using Workflow Manager to log task times

I'm currently updating our Workflow Manager workflow used in production. I'd like to add a way for supervisors to track hours used on different tasks. For instance, after an edit task is completed, ...
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Is there a way to force “Feature Compare” tool to iterate through multiple files in a specific order?

I am working with multiple layers and I have been asked to find the percentage of change between them: GEOM, ATTR and ALL. I know that there is the Feature Compare tool and the Table Compare tool (I ...
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Split a line at a specific elevation

I have a polyline shapefile with the following attributes: start elevation, end elevation, slope and length. I need to split the lines at a specific elevation, using ArcGIS. Essentially, if my line ...
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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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Projection of districts looks scattered?

I am fairly new to ArcGIS Desktop and I have found that my project looks fairly scattered. When I look at the data, all the locations are there but the projection is not right. For instance this ...
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Mapping density: Creating set range for multiple attribute tables

I have multiple attribute tables (for each state of a country) with data for population and area, and want to map population density. The standard way to map density (example below) automatically ...
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Match Points with Nearest Routes?

I am using new route analysis in ArcMap. I am trying to find shorthest route between multiple points. Some of the Points are not on the route, see green example in the picture below. I am trying ...
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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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How do I set up my contours so that they correctly become Z values in Microstation?

I have a set of contours in a shapefile that I have already converted to 3D, and which already have an "Elevation" field with the correct data populated. However, when I use the "Export to CAD" tool ...
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Symbolizing Zero In a Range

I have a series of values that range from -100 to 100. I am using the Quantities symbology, and I want to have the 0 mark be the midpoint without using categories. I tried typing it into Symbology and ...
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Finding tables related to layer using ArcPy?

We have an ArcGIS map service that includes about 50 layers, and many of them have related tables. I need to build a schematic of this service that includes layer name, source feature class (or table),...
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ArcGIS 10.4 Portal

Where can I download ArcGIS 10.4.1 Portal? I need Portal for publish my example task. Only has in Esri, but I haven't permit to enter there.
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Merge gives an empty output

Within ModelBuilder I've got an orginal file, out of this file a few locations are extracted by mask and the data has been changed afterward. Now I am trying to put this data back by first erasing the ...
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Is it possible to align Text or other drawn graphics to a feature class?

I regularly have to input measurements such as 15' or drawn lines (not feature class lines, just a graphic) to building footprints that are polygon FC's. Are there any tools to line up/align graphics ...
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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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Using Iterate Feature Selection in ModelBuilder causes entire model to iterate?

I'm creating a fishnet on ModelBuilder, the extent of which is based on an Input raster. The output of "Create Fishnet" is gone through an Intersect tool, and then is fed into an Iterate Feature ...
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Difference between Geodetic Distance and Great Circle Distance?

According to Wikipedia: The great-circle distance or orthodromic distance is the shortest distance between two points on the surface of a sphere, measured along the surface of the sphere (as ...
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Hurricane Wind Swath from track file

I'm working on creating a wind swath plot for Hurricane Irma. The input data looks like this: I used the buffer function in ArcMap and used the radius from input file which is in the nautical ...
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Rotating parcel in Parcel Fabric?

I am working in ArcMap wanting to rotate a parcel in parcel fabric. NOT working in parcel fabric you can click "S" for another rotating point to come up. However this does not work in parcel fabric....
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Error with traverse in parcel fabric

I just finished with a large traverse and got this error "Transfer data (XML Stream) has missing data)"? So I am reading the legal description off a deed and drawing the legal description into the ...
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n-dimension data in line geometry feature class

How to store in ArcGIS n-dimension data e.g. about river width in line type geometry class? How many dimensions are allowed?
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One or more objects failed to paste. Underlying DBMS ORA-00932 : inconsistent datatype

I am migrating all data from a geodatabse oracle to a new oracle schema. I'm trying to copy / paste between the two db connections, but it stops in the middle of the operation by displaying the ...
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Problems with fill, flow direction and flow accumulation

I have several ArcGIS grids of bathymetric data extracted from INFOMAR in 5m resolution, I have merged them into one layer but when I go to conduct the hydrological analysis it says it is conducting ...
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Obtaining flow accumulation from negative elevations using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have bathymetric data extracted from INFOMAR ArcGIS grids. Based on the data I am wondering if the fill, flow direction and flow accumulation tools work with negative elevations or if I have to use ...
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Maximum Value Within Area

I have a large set of points and need to determine the individual point with the maximum value for a given attribute within 12 km quadrants and extract these to a separate shp. Currently, I have ...
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REST End Point Still Showing Old Alias of Updated Field After Publishing

Using ArcGIS 10.6 and ArcGIS Server 10.6. I have changed the Alias of a Feature Class to ObjectID like and it is showing in the attribute table like (After Saving and even re-booting the MXD) but ...
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How to densify point feature class in ArcGIS?

I have a 3D (x,y,z) single point feature class which points are equally spaced, like this: As the distance between each points are more than one meter, I was wondering if there's a possibility to ...
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Top percentile in zonal statistics - ArcGIS

This is quite a simple question and I'm sure it's possible as I've seen it referenced in research articles (e.g. here, p.38). I have a raster with continuous values (0-1), and a vector dataset of a ...
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ArcGIS 10 Hillshade create bad values

I need to create an Hillshade from a DEM. The DEM has a projected CRS and I have performed Calculate Statistics before running the Hillshade tool. I am using ArcGIS 10.3 and I have Spatial Analyst ...
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Finding difference between two rasters using ArcGIS Spatial Analyst?

I know how to find difference between two rasters with Spatial Analyst tools, but how to display attributes, for example differences between two Corine Land (2006 - 2012) rasters, how to see codes of ...
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Displaying pointcloud symbolized with RGB values in ArcMap?

I know that I can display a LAS dataset in ArcScene with RGB Symbology, but is there a way of doing this in the 3D View window in ArcMap? The LAS Dataset toolbar only has symbology for elevation, ...
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Preventing labels from overlapping in ArcMap?

Im trying to prevent a mxd that has cluster of lables from overlapping these labels. What options do i need to select to ensure this? Labels have a prefered offset with a 500% Max offset. I have set ...
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Empty error when running Table to Excel tool [on hold]

The Table to Excel tool in the Conversion toolbox does not work for some reason. When I open it, it shows a red cross in the top left corner. When I try to run it an error pops up that says nothing. I'...
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ArcGIS Weighted average using ASCII file as weights [closed]

I have to calculate the weighted average of a raster file and I have to use a different weight in each grid cell (for which I have an ASCII file). If I had a constant weight, I would use the raster ...
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Finding land that has certain parameters for reforestation efforts that will be used for carbon credits? [closed]

I recently completed a GIS certificate from UC Davis and am now doing some freelance work for a friend. He is looking to purchase land (anywhere) to plant trees on (reforestation). Ideally we would ...
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Graduated color display of overlapping polygons in ArcMap

Is there a way to display overlapping polygons in a graduated color symbology based on the level of overlap within the same feature layer? For example, in one area of the map there are two polygons ...
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Help analyzing two imagery layers [duplicate]

One imagery layer that is before a fire and one that is of the burned areas after. I am trying to detect which houses were burned using the difference button with the image analysis tool and create a ...
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I want to combine or merge rasters

I am combining many rasters using a "barcode" that describes attributes for each cell. Combine works on integer values: I combine multiple layers using "combine" tool, then create the bar code by ...
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Displaying bounding box polygon from CSV using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a data file (.csv) with a minimum and maximum longitude and latitude. These 4 fields (roughly a few thousand rows) make up a bounding box. However, I am unsure of how to get this data to be ...
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Creating points with similar slope, aspect & elevation, within and across polygons using ArcMap?

I have 30m ASTER DEM data for my study area. I have mapped out different habitat sub-types as polygons in the area. I would like to create points in each sub-type's polygon for sampling; the points ...
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Analyzing burned areas using ArcMap? [closed]

One imagery layer that is before a fire and one that is of the burned areas after. I am trying to detect which houses were burned using the difference button with the image analysis tool and create a ...
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Alignment and distribution tools for shapefiles?

Does anyone know of a native Esri tool, Python, or R package that would allow one to emulate arcmap's graphic element toolbar functionality, but for shapefiles rather than graphic elements? For ...
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Selecting nearest polygons on both sides of polyline in ArcMap?

I have a polyline (in red), and several lots on each side of the polyline (in yellow). I would like to select the lots which are closest on each side of the polyline (selected in blue). I have tried ...
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Adding same field(s) to multiple shapefiles in ModelBuilder?

I have 18 feature classes that I need to convert to shapefiles and then add the same 12 new fields to. I know I can do this using the "Batch" option, but I'd like to do this in ModelBuilder so that I ...
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Selecting features in layer by attribute in field and exporting them in another shapefile using ModelBuilder?

I need to export some features inside a shapefile according to an attribute (e.g. field_value = 20). I know how to do it without ModelBuilder. I need it to do it in ModelBuilder because a have many ...
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Fixing document path during PDF export from ArcMap?

The document path on the side of my map changes when I export to PDF. The text says: "dyn type="document" property="path" It displays the filepath correctly when I'm editing the document (maps are ...