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I want to manipulate on points, which is in particular layer

I am not arcpy developer, so may I have a dumb question, but I will try. In ArcMap, I want to add a specific value in the column for point, which is in the selected layer. For example, someone will ...
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Near Tool not working in ArcGIS Pro possibly due to coordinate systems

I have 60,000 points (denoting properties) in a raster and I'm trying to measure the distance from each one to a line (denoting the coastline). I've tried using Near and a couple of other tools like ...
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Using count points in polygon tool in ModelBuilder [closed]

I have two layers: one point and one polygon grid layer. Trying to count the number of points in each grid polygon and have it become an attribute in the polygon layer. Currently using ArcMap 10 with ...
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Change symbology of one selected feature in ArcGIS Pro

I have a layer in ArcGIS Pro which contains over 2000 polyline features. There are 500 polyline features which have the exact same attributes due to how they were created. If I edit the symbology ...
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Converting a Raster to Polygon and Dissolving Issues using ArcMap 10.5

I have a large forest habitat raster dataset (several watersheds in state of Oregon) that I need to convert into a shapefile. The raster has 70 different categories of habitat types. Steps: I've ...
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Setting up definition query to run through ModelBuilder on ArcMap?

I am trying to make a model that will symbolize data quickly, but wanted to see if a model could perform a definition query or multiple definition queries on a large data set. If this is possible, ...
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Extracting mpk file into MXD and its shapefiles and keep connection between them

I have many mpk files, which are open by ArcMap. I would like to have them as mxd files and a folder with the shapefiles that come with them, and when you open the MXD file the shapefiles should be ...
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Lowering DEM's Z value along line using ArcMap

I'm trying to reduce the Z value of a DEM along a line in ArcMap 10:. My goal is to "etch" a very shallow line into the DEM surface, so I can then hillshade it and see the etched track in ...
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Snapping parcels together using ArcGIS Pro

I need to work with parcel data that comes from a variety of sources (private, gov, etc.). A lot of this is bad data where polygon boundaries overlap or do not snap together. I am finding it ...
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Network analysis comes back with smaller results when I add more streets

I'm using Network Analyst in ArcMap 10.7.1 and I'm attempting a .25-milewalk analysis from 4 points but the more connections to/around the points I draw (representing paths and roads), the smaller my ...
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Clip raster with vector mask layer mask

I need to cut out the area from the raster data. The method in QGIS (Clip by Extent > Draw on canvas) is only selecting a strict rectangle, while my raster rotated. For example, I need to cut out ...
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Specifying color in ArcGIS Pro from the external text file for Attribute Table function

I am working with 16-bit signed raster image mosaic dataset in ArcGIS Pro 2.9.0. I use Attribute Table function to specify classes' names using external table: While this function works and gives me ...
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Mosaic Dataset Artifacting when out beyond 1:500,000

See below, I get these areas of white where the datasets aren't loading in certain areas unless I zoom in past 1:500,000. The data is comprised of a hillshade and an elevation with 50% transparency ...
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Open ArcGIS Pro data with definition queries and symbology in ArcMap

I have a several datasets in ArcGIS Pro which I have queried and symbolised. Ideally, I would really like this exact same dataset with the same queries and symbology to be available in ArcMap as well. ...
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Restricting road access by vehicle type using Network Analyst with ArcMap

Is there a way to restrict road access by vehicle type using the Network Analyst extension with ArcMap? Some roads restrict trucks, some roads have height/weight restrictions, and some roads are ...
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Import symbology based on stats using ArcMap

When I import dozens of NDVI layers to ArcMap, I have to manually create the classified symbology (Natural Breaks - Jenks) for each of them. If I import that symbology to another layer, it won´t re-...
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Changing direction of Sanitary Sewer Lines According to Manhole Elevations using ArcMap

I have two feature classes: Sanitary Sewer Lines (Polyline) and Sanitary Manholes (Point), and I am looking to correct the directionality of the Sewer Lines so that they are going in the direction of ...
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Calculating population of only urban areas from a raster layer

I have a raster file of population data downloaded from www.worldpop[.]org. I also have a shape file of township polygons but what I am trying to do is to only calculate population of urban areas not ...
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Void within an ortho images when floating on 3D surface using ArcScene

I m trying to visualise an ortho photo on a 3D surface (tif). There is no problem for most ortho photos except one (see below photo), where there is a void within the ortho image. Both the ortho image ...
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My new installed ArcMap is blank. Re-installed many times, but did not work

I bought a new laptop few days ago with Windows 11. When I installed ArcGIS 10.8, something is not normal. No toolbars, no menus, nothing in the interface. What can I do to deal with this problem?
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Editing TIN surface by polygon using ArcMap

I'm doing a 2D hydraulic flood study of rivers in a 63 km2 basin. I have a raster of the topography (1x1 meters) that I have passed to TIN using ArcMap. Giving a z=0.3 meters, I get a TIN network with ...
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Basic unit testing for ArcGIS 10.0 Java Add-in

I've been assigned the task of translating an old ArcGIS VBA script into a Java add-in. I finished the rough translation of the code, now I'm starting the debug process. The first unit test I want to ...
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Topo To Raster error 010168

Topo to Raster conversion tool in the 3D Analyst toolset or the Spatial Analyst toolset, gives the following error: ERROR 010168: Output C:\WINDOWS\system32\zpa09 already exists. Failed to execute (...
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Merging DEMs or other raster datasets and clipping Raster dataset to vector line?

I have two DEMs that I am going create a hillshade from, and ultimately want one hillshade clipped to a county boundary. I am running into a couple problems, though. When I try to merge the two ...
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Spatial resolution change after Extract by Mask in ArcGIS

I have cell size (x, y)=(2.5, 2) spatial resolution of a raster file. When I use Extract by Mask function in ArcGIS then the resolution changes I want to know why extact by mask function changes or ...
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Comparing two sets of polylines intersecting polygons and get a matrix of gained/lost connections [closed]

I have three feature classes, one is of Polygons and the other two of Polylines, representing a set of areas in a city and a network of transit lines between those areas - one network for current ...
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How to aggregate total amount of precipitation from all cells within three seperate catchments?

Using ArcGIS Pro, I ran 4 different IDW interpolations (rasters) of rainfall measurements across 26 measurement stations (point features). I'm trying to now aggregate the total amount of precipitation ...
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Getting Topo to Raster Crash using ArcMap

I want to create a Raster file by Topo to Raster with known points and their values. Input is a point shapefile with elevation (PointElevation). Output Cell Size should be 50m within an Area 100*100 ...
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Creating animated timeline in ArcGIS Desktop

I can't find any options in ArcGIS timeslider to create a timeline like presented in this video. The video itself is a guide for creating time animation, but no information is given how to create such ...
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Parametrized queries for ArcGIS?

Since our ArcGIS applications are developed as desktop and as server applications, I'm looking for a way create our SQL-queries in a safe way. The state of the art to mitigate SQL-injection is, to use ...
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ArcMap Query Layer passing invalid SQL to Oracle

In two different environments I'm having trouble using ArcMap 10.0 SP3 Query Layers to view SDO_GEOMETRY (point) data in Oracle 11.2 (11gR2). Points are in Oracle stored under SDO_GEOMETRY, 2001 type (...
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Joining tables in ArcMap

What I am trying to accomplish is displaying the location of parcel numbers from an Excel table on a map. I have a shapefile with all the city parcels already mapped out so I was going to try and join ...
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Finding distance from settlement to river in ArcGIS Pro

I am trying to determine how to calculate which specific settlements are within a 30-minute walk from a river polygon on ArcGIS Pro. The country I am focusing on is Nepal, thus, elevation also needs ...
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Select by Location > Assign value from a different layer

Is it possible to identify, for example, a data point that is within ‘X’ distance of a Well, and then “create a field” that would assign the Well ID Value to that data point? Ideally, this would need ...
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Finding route between 2 points based on same attributes using ArcGIS Network Analyst?

I'm using Arcmap 10.5 and I would like to solve a network analysis problem. I have a road network layer and two point layers. The first points layer contains the start points, the second one ...
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Select By Location only shows layers in my inset map [closed]

I have two data frames. One called layers and one called state inset. When I try to use select by location, the only layers that are listed are the ones in the state inset data frame. If I ...
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Can ArcMap basemaps be used in figures intended for publication?

Can the 'imagery' basemap available in ArcMap 10 be used as part of a figure in a scientific publication?
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Join attribute based on overlapping area and attribute value

I want to Join a score attribute from a world boundary(Boundary 2) to another world boundary(Boundary 1) based on the spatial relationship between the two. Unfortunately they are mostly quite ...
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Connect ArcMap to PostgreSQL database on other than default port

I have a PostgreSQL database on a computer, hosted on port 5433. on the same computer I also have a database hosted on port 5432 I am trying to connect to the database via ArcMap database connection. ...
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Creating multiple, independent Gaussian plume outlines in ArcGIS

In an effort to create buffers that preferentially capture downwind populations of numerous air pollutant sources, I would like to create Gaussian-like plumes in arcgis (or in another program such as ...
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Copying table in ArcGIS Desktop and keeping same feature ID (objectID)?

What geoprocessing tool can I use to copy a table from an ArcSDE Geodatabase to a Personal Geodatabase, keeping the feature ID (objectID)?
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ArcGIS Pro Distance between beginning of cross section and projected points on this cross section

I'm on ArcGIS Pro and I have a line representing a railway, starting from a point A, and points around this line representing boreholes. I wanted to calculate the distance of these boreholes to the ...
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Seeking alternative to ArcGIS Pro Split tool

Using ArcGIS Pro for references: I have a polygon feature converted from raster that covers a large area produced by a suitability analysis. There are a lot of little shapes (11,932 total) within the ...
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Round and truncate numeric label in ArcGIS Pro

I have a numeric field that I'd like to use as a label in ArcGIS Pro, but would only like to show the first two digits of that field. For example, The value in the table is "7,903,043" but I ...
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SQL select the two values that bounds an input value

I have a table with date fields. I need to select two rows where the first row is the date just before an input date and the second row is the date just after the input date. For example, given an ...
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Converting points to latitude and longitude values in R

I have a .tiff file with some coordinate data associated with temperatures that I need to convert into latitude and longitude, using R. I used the following code to read the original file: testlat<-...
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Adding vertex set distance from first or last vertex in polyline using ArcMap

For ArcMap 10.1, is there a tool that will add only one vertex (node) a set distance from the first vertex, or alternatively, a set distance from the last vertex for multiple polylines? The original ...
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Merging lines (create one line from multiple lines) using ArcGIS Pro

I have polyline shapefiles with hundreds of line segments - streets, paths, highways. The rules are that a line can be divided only on intersections or when the attributes change. But all of the lines ...
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which data are needed to prepare a risk map? [closed]

I am going to prepare a risk map of a vulnerable community in a coastal area, so what data should I will be needing to prepare a risk map. like, elevation data, etc.
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I am trying to create a infographic, either using ArcGIS Pro or Business Analyst, that would show the area and points [closed]

I am trying to create a infographics using ArcGIS Pro or Business Analyst that would show me the area information and have a the option to choose the different point data. Is what I am describing even ...

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