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Turning off colliding keyboard shortcuts in ArcMap

While working in the table environment in ArcMap, I am not able to write several Polish characters without causing some action. Trying to write ą (AltGr+a) results in a Select All, ń (AltGr+n) ends up ...
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ArcMap replication tool does not synchronize changes made in versioned view from SQL Developer!

I am trying to replicate a feature class from Oracle to MSSQL Server using one-way replication(parent-child) replication. The replication works when edits are made from ArcMap,since I have to insert ...
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ArcMap - Blocky/Shattered Glass DEM Fix?

I am currently working with some data obtained from the Spanish Government to produce Digital Elevation Models for a site I am studying. I want to create a model that is essentially showing the ...
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Iterator (Iterate Feature Selection) running loop in undesired path using ArcMap ModelBuilder?

I am building a model using Iterate Feature Selection. I want to run the Iterator -> select by location -> Calculate field, and after finishing this loop (#3 in the image below), I will continue to ...
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Area Solar Radiation tool in ArcGIS - Outputs for all time intervals vs One Output

I aim to create output (solar map) every 15 minutes for the whole day and because I am not quite sure how it works, I wanted to validate the sum of radiation: I have created first output with 0.25h ...
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Rescaling DEM for Blender

I'm working on getting some DEMs ready to bring into Blender to render hillshade. I've done this successfully before with low elevations, but on my current project mountaintops seem to get cut off. ...
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Speed up ArcPy CopyRows_management process on large feature layer?

I am attempting to automate an ArcMap process with Python and I am having difficulty with a particular part of a process taking too long when performed on larger datasets. The process is as follows: ...
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Strip Map Index Feature cuts off map parts?

I am using ArcMap 10.2 on Win 7 SP1. When I use the SMIF-Tool for creating a mapbook at a fixed scale it seems to have an issue with overlapping the bounding areas correctly in order to get a proper ...
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Fixing ArcMap colour palette?

My ArcMap 10.2 colour palette seems to be glitching out. What I think are the 'base' colours (those which are always available even when you don't have any style references) keep getting added. I ...
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Writing Raster Calculator Expression?

I use ArcMap 10.3. How do I create an expression in RasterCalculator that allows me to sum up 4 rasters (every pixel has an associated value) and the result to be 0 if any of the 4 values is 0? For ...
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Setting transparent to color for raster layer using ArcMap?

I'm working on a map where I'm overlaying a topographic map on a hillshade map (from ALS data). With the right levels of transparency, those maps tend to be the best base for all kinds of stuff. ...
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Topoengine Error?

By using closest facility in ArcMap, I found closest path between 78 points. Now, I am trying to split this route at intersection points by using feature to line management tool. However, I have a ...
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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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Batch converting .lyr to .qml?

I am looking for ways to make .lyr files usable in QGIS. It appears that they can be converted into an .sld file in ArcMap but according to one of the posts, they only store symbology and do not point ...
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ArcGIS freezes when opening most toolboxes

I'm using ArcGIS 10.6.1 on Windows 10. I work from home using a VPN to connect to my university's network. It's been nearly impossible to open any dialog boxes. For instance, I frequently use the ...
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Exporting ArcGIS Metadata to HTML with thumbnail?

I’m trying to export metadata as a pdf using ArcMap v10.6.1, but am unable to export it with the thumbnail. The output has "Thumbnail is not available." (see screenshot below). Would you know how to ...
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ArcMap: compare overlapping partially transparent rasters using swipe tool?

I'd like two compare two rasters in ArcMap 10.4. I can do this using the Swipe tool on the Effects toolbar, however, this only allows me to interactively drag the top layer over the bottom one (top ...
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Why are my polygon features area being calculated as zero?

I am trying to measure the area of polygons within a larger polygon. However some of them, seemingly without reason are being calculated as having zero area. The highlighted regions are calculated as ...
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Pan viewer window changes scale first time

I have written a simple tool to pan a viewer window (if present) to the centre of the map view, which reduces the number of clicks required and mouse travel to Pan Viewer to Map Location, it works ...
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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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ArcMap Graduated symbols: Color and size

Is there a way to get graduated symbols with two quantities being shown? I am making a map with bus stops where I need to show two quantities both of which are continuous. - Symbol size: For ...
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ArcMap Date values lose precision after copying feature class from fGDB to SDE GDB

I have some data in a file geodatabase feature class including some date fields. The precision on the date fields is to milliseconds and this is important. When I copythe feature class from the fGDB ...
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Vector reprojected to the same projection in different GIS are not aligned

I have a vector file from the land use area around a river in South America. It was mapped originally in Datum SIRGAS2000 and Projection UTM, zone 23S - EPSG:31983. As the area of study is much ...
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Doing automatic vectorization in ArcMap?

I'm using ArcMap 10.6; ArcScan. I am trying to run an automatic vectorization on my .tif file. I've cleaned up my raster, and am doing Start Editing - Vectorization - Show Preview (looks good) - ...
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Replacing Multiple Polygon Geometry

I am carrying out a piece of work in ArcGIS 10.4.1 that involves realigning polygons to an updated vector map. The polygons in question are planning permission boundaries that are created showing the ...
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Using Python nested if statement for labels in ArcMap?

I am trying to use python to write a label expression that will display a specific set of labels based on nested if statments. The expression should result in a 4 line label if the value is greater ...
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TIFF image from R displaying only white in ArcMap?

I cannot get this TIFF image, which was exported from R to display in ArcMap 10.5. I would like to georeference the nodes, but the image only displays as all white. Can someone help me with this? ...
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Extremely Laggy whenever I start georeferencing TIFF Image on ArcMap 10.6

I have been running my ArcMap on my new work computer for a month or so, it went fine. But since last week, ArcMap becomes slower whenever I load the map/georeferencing, these days when I georeference ...
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Reprojecting raster file with unknown datum using ArcGIS Desktop?

I am new to GIS. I had a grib format data file and it's coordinate system shown below. I want to project it to WGS84, however, the datum of original file is unknown. I know I need to provide the datum ...
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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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Model builder generating empty output

In the model below, I get an empty output if I run it from start to finish. It works though if I first individually run the project and create fishnet tools, then run the entire model. Something is ...
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Symbology of Outlines are Overlapping Instead of Layers

I have three layers, three symbologies. If I create a group layer, the symbols are rendered differently than if I create a merged layer of all three layers. Group layer: Merged Layer: Is there a ...
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Reprojecting trouble: shapes saved in one EPSG load as another EPSG in QGIS and are 200m off?

I'm in a mixed working environment with some ESRI licenses and several people working with QGIS. For a project, we created data and received data in EPSG 31468 (Gauß-Krüger Zone 4). We now need to ...
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Arcpy Dissolve creating grid that is not produced when run manually via ArcMap

Software: ArcMap 10.5.1, ArcPy I have created 2 python scripts that seeks to create a floodplain polygon from a DEM. py1 is DEM to Polygon while py2 cleans polygon to create final output. In py2 ...
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Created features disappear when saving edits in ArcMap

I am trying to create point features in a template geodatabase. I am adding the features to a feature class in an edit session. When I save the edits all of the features I just created disappear and ...
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Adding script tool to ModelBuilder in ArcMap?

I have create a script and want to add it to the model I have provided. The code is: import sys, string, os import arcpy import numpy Table = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) Field1 = arcpy....
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Define Projection - Error 000732 - Dataset Does Not Exist or Is Not Supported

I am working with a shapefile that currently does not have any projections associated with it. However, when I attempt to Define the Projection, I am met with Error 000732. I have tried doing this in ...
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Distinguishing between Layers and TableView using ArcPy?

I am working with ArcMap and am using ArcPy. My task is to loop through mxds and find broken data sources. My code is: mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument(fullPath) brknMXD = arcpy.mapping....
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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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Combining Rasters

I am working on making a dual density map currently in ArcMap. I've conducted kernel density for my two sets of points, one of which contains incidents, the other residencies. What I want to do is ...
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ArcMap Mosaic Dataset function chain result to NetCDF

I've been working on a mosaic dataset and added some changes by using the function chain options. This works fine in ArcMap and I can create a time varying result out of this. Since I want a 3D result ...
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Validating attributes of tables added in ArcMap?

I have validated the Telco Features based on the feature class name and their Type_Name. But I am not able to do same for tables like connection table etc. and others which mostly have different ...
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Automation Error while running Geoprocessing tool using VBA in ArcMap?

I am trying to run a geoprocessing tool in ArcGIS 10.2 as a part of a VBA GUI (kind of) that I'm trying to create - unfortunately it gives me an automation error. I'm new to VBA and ArcGIS. The ...
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How to use show Raster Attribute Table in OpenLayers?

I have some GeoTIFF files that I am showing on an openLayers map using GeoServer. Now, I wish to access a Build Raster Attribute table on my web application. In other words, if a user clicks on a ...
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Referencing layer object which was created as result of geoprocessing inside MXD without iterating through TOC?

I am creating a python tool which must be run in and open MXD in ArcMap (10.2, ArcFM). The MXDs we use have a LOT of layers, and often multiple layers from the same datasource. In the script I need to ...
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ArcPy - Force layers to inherit their ColorMap when visualized

I have a large set of GeoTiff's which after manipulating I apply a colormap to the ones I want to visualize with: arcpy.AddColormap_management(raster, "", color_map) I then add them to my ...
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Data type changing in ArcMap 10.4 Model Builder?

I have a simple model constructed in ModelBuilder that takes a Feature Class as an input parameter, then adds and calculates a series of fields based on data from a table that is joined during the ...
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Generating loops using Network Analyst

I'm attempting to create ideal motorcycle routes (a tourism map) using network analyst, I have an attribute for road curvature. So far I've been able to do two things: create routes using either ...
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Raster and digitized shapefile misplaced in same projection

I have georeferenced .tiff rasters with cadastral borders and corresponding digitized borders in shapefile based on that raster. All that was done in some Mapsoft software. When I insert both in QGIS ...
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Location allocation Road Block- Unable to “Solve”

Software: ArcGIS/ArcMap 10.3.1 with network analyst extension Objective: Perform location-allocation services, based off of two Required Facilities and Demand Points. I feel like I have all critical ...

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