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Good practices for storing connection info while deploying geoprocessing tool on Server

I have a geoprocessing tool written in python. It will be deployed on ArcGIS for Server 10.1 as a GeoProcessing Service and it's processing workflow includes some manipulations with data in SDE ...
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Query Layer with user-defined (dynamic) parameters in ArcGIS 10.1

I have prepared and published with ArcMap 10.1 to my ArcGIS Server a Query Layer to access some information in my database. My output map represents the European Union states and using annotations, ...
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Python script to print the feature classes which are referencing AGS map services

I have an AGS site and need to identify which feature classes in my SQL Server DB reference the AGS map and feature services. I am not familiar with this environment and would like to automate the ...
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Linking spatial and nonspatial data that is housed on two database servers?

I'm working on a proof of concept. We are building a web map application where the data is split across two different database servers. The geometry is on ArcGIS server and the attributes or business ...
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Leaflet and ArcGIS Geoprocessing Service

Does anyone know of an example of a leaflet map with a geoprocessing service? Is it possible? What would the code look like? I know ESRI Leaflet allows feature layers and map layers but I can't find ...
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ArcGIS Server Geoprocessing Service: Good Async, Bad Sync

I'm working a geoprocessing service for ArcGIS 10.1+ written in Python / arcpy. It runs fine in asynchronous mode, but does not write output to disk when switched to synchronous. I know that ...
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Additional Parameters for PrintTask?

I'm writing a custom GP tool for printing with 10.1. I need to pass some additional parameters into GP tool. I'm using printTask from jsapi and I couldn't add more parameters just by adding to ...
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Creating geodata service from version other than DEFAULT in ArcGIS for Server?

This is with ArcGIS for Server and Desktop 10.1 I want to host a geodata service, but I don't want it to be from the DEFAULT version. I want it to be from an alternate version, that I can check the ...
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Is it possible publishing a Python Add-in in a web service?

I'm trying to make a multiuser web service for editing an ArcSDE geodatabase. I wanted to know if I can to add my python add-in in Arcgis Server? And if the answer is yes, how can I publish it?
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Using arcpy from the command line on ArcGIS Linux Server 10.1

We installed ArcGIS SERVER (not Desktop!) 10.1 on a RHEL (Red Hat) machine. ArcGIS Sever is supported for Linux. However, it appears they don't make it easy to script in python, from the command ...
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Send Geometry to query using ArcGIS REST API

I am writing a windows console app in VS 2010 to perform an overlay using the ArcGIS Rest API. My first REST query returns information about the geometry for a specific feature. I then want to send ...
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toolbars.Draw: Clear last point when a new point is clicked.

I am creating a map that will provide coordinates when a point is clicked on the map. I want to have a graphic provided on the clicked location so I am going to using the drawing functionality as well....
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How to open InfoTemplate programmatically?

Could somebody help me? How to open InfoTemplate programmatically??? Using of FeatureLayer.selectFeatures(...) not helps. Here is example: http://jsfiddle.net/gfV2K/ When I click on the map then ...
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ArcGIS Javascript API with Windows Authentication

I am using the ArcGIS Javascript API to consume a feature layer on an ArcGIS Server secured with Windows Authentication. I want to satisfy the authentication programmatically so the web user isn't ...
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First time using ArcGIS JavaScript API - where do I find the JavaScript API to include (.js) into my solution?

I'm writing a web service that will interface with ArcGIS. One of the requirements is to put: esri.config.defaults.io.proxyUrl = "proxy.ashx"; in the JavaScript portion of the page. Of course, it ...
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Updates to ArcSDE via Oracle trigger

Is it possible and/or feasible for an Oracle trigger to periodically update ArcSDE via a REST geoprocessing service? Does anyone have any experience with such a thing? The reason for this is that I ...
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Difference between server and geospatial server

I have been working with Geoserver and ArcGIS Server but I am still not sure what make these geospatial server handle the spatial data transfer compared to the normal server, like apache & jetty, ...
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What is *.mem file from ArcGIS server?

I’m running ArcGIS Server 9.3.1 on a Windows Server 2008 virtual machine. I noticed the other day that my C:\ drive was almost full. I tracked the issue down to this location “C:\Users\ArcGISSOC\...
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Is accessing an mxd from an Msd based SOE safe?

I have a server object extension (SOE) that returns a list of legend items based on symbols that fall within a specified extent. This allows the client to update a legend to reflect on the symbols ...
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What's the easiest way to move tile-based services?

We're still running ArcGIS 9.3.1 for a short while longer, and have been tiling more of our data, which is great until we have to deploy it. Deploying currently consists of transferring the entirety ...
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How do I get a json list of REST SOE's supported by a Mapservice?

The html returned by a rest mapservice url includes "supported extensions" down at the bottom. However the json returned does not list the extensions. Is there a way to get this list of SOE's in a ...
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Is it possible to add python util scripts as shared libraries to esri geoprocessing toolbox?

We have GP tools in GP toolbox OurServices.tbx and some of them are written in Python. We access them via geoprocessing services. However some Python functions are just copy-pasted from one GP ...
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ArcGIS REST Server Object Extension Examples

I'm looking for a few good examples of a REST server object extension (SOE) showing more than the common ESRI sample. I'd like to see some RestOperation samples as well and a few different TryGet ...
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Editing without clicking on a map - ESRI JS API

I'm looking to build a new application that allows staff to edit a service/layer. They will be inputting new survey benchmark data based on lat/long. All of the current samples I have seen on the ...
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Unable to display FeatureLayer using ArcGIS server

I can't figure out why this FeatureLayer doesn't show up on top of my base map. I'm using ArcGIS Server 10.0 and the ArcGIS JS API 2.6. Here's the information from the service's REST parameters page: ...
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How to Bind attribute fields to combobox?

I'd like to list attribute fields in a combobox. there are two combobox . cmblayers and cmbfields . cmblayers list map layers . user select a layer in cmblayer and attribute fields of selected layer ...
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Unable to stop ArcGIS Server automatic cache generation

I'm running ArcGIS Server 10.1 on a Windows box on Amazon, via remote desktop. I've set up some services on which I have enabled caching using the Bing/Google/Esri scheme. I explicitly set these to ...
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Determining suitable server specification?

I am looking for server specifications for a moderately sized habitat mapping project. My current server is about to reach its storage capacity, so I am researching buying a new one that I can ...
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Can overlays have different resolutions from the base layer?

I am trying to show a regional map on top of base map but without success. While debugging I noticed that my regional map has a different set of resolutions from the base. Is this allowed in ...
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Using threading module with Arcpy: Manager/Worker architecture

I asked this question on Stack Overflow on how to setup a manager/worker scenario. But I am getting some error when trying to use threading on my Python install with ArcGIS 10 (just the python ...
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'invalid url' on ArcGIS server REST API

From time to time, the services on our ArcGIS server will not be available, and when requesting tiles, I will get a 'invalid url'. This is okay, sometimes it is scheduled downtime, maintenance or just ...
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Does GeoServer and/or MapServer have a services directory similar to ArcGIS's services directory?

Does GeoServer or MapServer have anything analogous to the ArcGIS Server services directory? Is there a convenient endpoint where you can see all the services hosted on a particular machine? Edit: ...
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Unable to connect ArcGIS Server - Error: Proxy server got bad address from remote server

This is my problem. anybody know how to solve this? We were unable to connect to ... Error: Proxy server got bad address from remote server (verify ther server is running).
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Copy/Migrate Services between same version ArcGIS Servers

Before marking as duplicate, please note this migration is from same version servers. I would like to migrate 200+ services from a development environment to a test environment in ArcGIS Server. Both ...
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ArcGIS Server Image Service Problem, Dark Imagery

I have been experiencing an issue when creating image services that contain multiple imagery sets. The method I have been using to create the image services is to create a mosaic dataset, add the ...
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Unable to print feature layer from my ArcGIS Server

EDIT : I replaced the url to my arcgis server by the IP address and everything worked. It was probably a problem with the web adaptor. I am trying to print a map that I made with ArcGIS Server 10.2 ...
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Maintaining ArcSDE for PostgreSQL database?

I'm getting familiarized with using PostgreSQL for ArcGIS. I've only ever used SQL Server. I was successful in setting up an ArcSDE database within PostgreSQL 9.2, but what maintenance should I do ...
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ArcGIS Server and Oracle SDO Geometry Interop - It Can't Be This Slow

I have an ArcGIS Map Server Map Service connecting to an Oracle 11G instance via Direct Connect. There is no need for ArcSDE since our application doesn't need versioning, replication, or any other ...
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ArcGIS Server Setting proxy.ashx with ArcGIS API for JavaScript gives Error 403?

I am trying to set up the proxy for my web application because the request exceeds 2000 characters. I set up the proxy as described in ESRI site. When I run my application I get the error as shown ...
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Geoprocessing Service Cannot Download Result?

I have implement the ArcGIS JavaScript example just like the ESRI official example (clip and ship) .Everything was going right except the final step ,when the gp job have finish and my browser lead me ...
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What is a good method for serving many static map layers through ArcGIS Server 10?

I'm writing a Silverlight app that consumes some map services from ArcGIS Server 10.0 SP2 and I have about 15 layers of historical imagery I would like to give the user access to. This imagery doesn'...
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Securing REST endpoint using custom database and Basic Auth?

I need to provide Google Earth users access to my REST endpoints. Currently there is a database that has the users and pwds as well as there roles. Roles determine what data in the website they can ...
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ArcSDE for PostgreSQL installation

I am trying to install ArcSDE 10 for PostgreSQL in CentOS. I tried doing that but am stuck with same errors repeatedly and am thinking of giving one more shot from the scratch. I just want to make ...
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Populate X and Y fields in SDE Point Data Using SQL trigger

Here is my situation. I am running ESRI ArcGIS Server and Desktop 10.2 on SQL Server 2008 R2. I would like to populate the Latitude and Longitude fields from point data (Signs data collected using ...
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ArcGIS Geoprocesing Service using map service data for input

I'd like to create a geoprocessing service in ArcGIS Server (10.2) which uses an existing map service as input. I have been trying to do this with a ModelBuilder model, but it's copying the existing ...
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Issues Adding MapServerCache Raster Layers to Mxd

I have created a data consolidation tool. It consolidates a users mxd's vector and raster data into a project structure. It also allows the user to optionally cache our companies ArcGIS Server Web ...
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Loading custom dojo and Esri

We have to develop an application which will have lot of rich ui along with a map. For the map, I am using the arcgis javascript api which includes dojo. For UI components other than the map, I want ...
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Geoprocessing service saved data to scratch gdb

I created and published a geoprocessing service from a toolbox. It works with a file geodatabase on my local drive. When run as a tool in ModelBuilder, it worked well and wrote data into the file ...
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What licenses are needed for ArcGIS Server and SDE (vs a FOSS setup)?

Does anyone know where I could find a cost breakdown for an ESRI/Microsoft GIS server and database setup? I'm trying to figure out all the costs associated with an ArcGIS Server/SDE sitting on top of ...
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Using xml workspace to overwrite geodatabase in ArcGIS Server 10 with ArcSDE for SQL Server?

I want to transfer a geodatabase from my development server to my client's production server. We are using SQL Server, but in different versions. Hence I cannot use Backup/restore or detach/attach. ...