Questions tagged [arctoolbox]

A user interface in ArcGIS used for accessing, organizing, and managing a collection of geoprocessing tools, models, and scripts.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
16 views

Defining/restricting ArcToolbox script tool input parameters to specific types

I've created an arcpy script (that works fine) that runs on a geodatabase (mdb, gdb, enterprise), or can also be run on a Feature Dataset within a geodatabase. In my script tool properties in ...
Midavalo's user avatar
  • 29.7k
-1 votes
1 answer
38 views

Error message 000800 when using Summary Statistics in ArcMap

I am a new GIS user working in ArcMap and am having a problem with the Summary Statistics tool. I want to calculate the area burned per California County using a new field 'Area_Acres' that I added to ...
GSE's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
55 views

Messages out of order in message window of ArcGIS Pro

When I run custom tool I'd like to see tool's messages. This is why I set this geoprocessing option: During tool execution I see this: Which is wrong because I have these 2 lines in my code: arcpy....
FelixIP's user avatar
  • 22.8k
1 vote
1 answer
52 views

Locking custom toolbox properties and metadata using ArcGIS Pro

I created a custom toolbox, made of models, for a client. I used ArcGIS Pro 1.0.1. I would like to know if it is possible to "lock" the metadata and the properties of the toolbox models, so ...
theonewhodidnotknow's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
31 views

DDP Attribute Value / Parameter Data Type in ArcToolbox

I have created a Python script that exports the DDP pages into single PDFs based on the values of the attribute table. The Python is working fine but now I want to transfer it into an ArcToolbox, Here ...
GaliGIS's user avatar
  • 39
1 vote
1 answer
58 views

Error 000725 when running ArcPy toolbox

I'm trying to run a script in arcpy and appears the error 000725 "output folder: Dataset C:.. already exists. The script objective is to clip all shapefiles from a folder by a buffer layer. If ...
brubis's user avatar
  • 139
0 votes
1 answer
47 views

Error running a geoprocess for all layers in separate maps ArcGIS Pro

Trying to create a toolbox that will run locate features along routes for all layers in two separate Maps in ArcGIS Pro. Code snippet is below. aprx = arcpy.mp.ArcGISProject("CURRENT") ...
SaltyPatriot's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
47 views

ArcMap 10.8.1: Clipping rasters by decimal degree instead of meters?

My raster is in WGS84 Web Mercator (Auxiliary Sphere) which uses linear meters. My data frame settings are set to display coordinates in decimal degrees (which are more useful to me in general), and ...
Matt's user avatar
  • 141
1 vote
1 answer
33 views

Does a tool exist to merge multiple things in a table at once? [closed]

Is there a tool that can merge specific things in a table at once? The problem I currently have is that I have about 110 different features in a table and all of them have another entry with the same ...
ChilledReay's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
167 views

Error in running 'Forest-based classification and regression' tool in ArcGIS Pro

There's some problem in running the 'Forest-based classification' tool in ArcGIS Pro, which is shown as follows. which tells me that: Traceback (most recent call last): File "<string>&...
Jianyi Liu's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
477 views

Sharing toolbox with Python script tool for ArcMap

I have a toolbox (several different parameters) that I created using a python script. The tool is meant to be run in ArcMap. In short, how do I share this tool with other people? I tried to read ...
DiamondJoe12's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
58 views

Python script tool gives IndentationError in ArcMap

I am trying to use my Python script for Merge in ArcGIS as a tool. (to use this script in model) But it occurs an error (below figure). I don't know what problem is... Python script : work in ArcGIS ...
user127580's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
338 views

Retrieving/resetting forgotten password on Model Tool in ArcMap toolbox(.tbx)

I am using ArcGIS 10.8. How do I get back the forgotten password on the ModelBuilder or reset the password on an ArcMap toolbox(.tbx)?
tsya's user avatar
  • 19
3 votes
1 answer
896 views

Vertical datum conversion in ArcGIS Pro not recognizing vertical coordinate system

I have a GeoTiff surface model and the z values reference EGM96. I would like to use the vertical datum conversion capabilities in ArcGIS Pro 2.7 to convert the GeoTiff to reference the NAVD88 ...
GBG's user avatar
  • 9,604
0 votes
1 answer
155 views

Commands not executing from ArcToolbox

I can easily open and type all the appropriate things in the various tools, but when I execute the tools, it just shows an hourglass in the results window and nothing never happens. This is the same ...
Albert Rosenkrantz Conradsen's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
257 views

Creating a Toolbox in ArcGIS Pro that can export results into an image format [closed]

How can I create a Toolbox in ArcGIS Pro that can export results from point and line feature classes and combine them into just one image format (e.g. .jpg, .png). like so
cinnn's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
2 answers
64 views

Is there a way to allow user to change just the beginning of a path name in a toolbox for several parameters at once?

I am altering someone else's Python code to create a GIS tool that everyone can use. Currently, they have about 20-30 feature classes with paths to them in their code. The problem is that the ...
hosta's user avatar
  • 83
0 votes
1 answer
179 views

Pairing line segments that follow a similar path

I have a shapefile with a regional travel model comprised of straight line features (model.shp, blue in the image). These lines roughly match the actual paths of the roadways they represent (road.shp, ...
tacarn's user avatar
  • 143
1 vote
0 answers
285 views

Subtracting data between features using ArcMap

I have a layer that contains feature classes that store optimal elevation & existing elevation values for a place. Right now the existing and optimal are stored in different features under the ...
Zesima29's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
784 views

Running tool over group of layers using ArcGIS Pro

I want to run basic tools (e.g., Dissolve, Intersect) over a group of feature classes from the content pane. Is there any way to have a tool run over a set of layers grouped within the contents pane? ...
EdyK's user avatar
  • 53
0 votes
1 answer
305 views

I made two tool on Model Builder ArcMap 10.7. Didn't work on ArcMap 10.3. Can I fix this problem?

I made two tools using Model Builder on ArcMap 10.7. I saved both toolbox as version 10.0 and tested on my ArcMap 10.7, they worked fine. I shared it with the public and it worked fine on ArcMap ...
Felipe Gonçalves's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
25 views

How to output a raster of special case's distribution with regard to overall distribution?

For example, the crime scenes are unevenly distributed in a city. Each case's scene can be represented as a point. Thus, we can generate a raster map, which shows the crime scenes' density in this ...
Tsui Raymond's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
271 views

Sum of values based on specific field name or Sum of values based on specific field names from different layers using ArcGIS Desktop

I am looking for a way to sum the numerical values contained in a layer file based on a specific field name in ArcGIS 10.7 Let's say that I have a polygon shapefile that contains region names and the ...
Geo_explorer's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
90 views

Creating Tree Height Data from Bare Earth and Highest-Hit rasters

I have two rasters I've downloaded: one is Bare Earth and the other is Highest Hit. Both contain elevation data. I'm trying to calculate the difference between pixels which will give me the tree ...
doronwen's user avatar
  • 428
1 vote
1 answer
869 views

Why is "Generate Transects along lines" invisible in data management tools (sampling) in ArcGIS Desktop?

I want to generate transects at equal intervals along a river's thalweg line. I have created point shapefile separately. I have searched on how to establish the transects at the points created and got ...
vineela nandam's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
41 views

What are the tools missing in the 10.1 ArcToolBox compared to the 10.2

I want to downgrade my ArcGIS 10.2 to 10.1 hoping it would be less slow and buggy but I just won't afford to have any toolsets missing in the 10.1
Mohammed Imad Eddine Alliouche's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
964 views

How to return object or string value with arcpy.SetParameter

I am creating a geoprocessing tool in ArcMap 10.5.1. I have the following code: import arcpy event_data = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) event_data_id = arcpy.SetParameter(1, event_data) event_data_pc = ...
adm-gis's user avatar
  • 88
3 votes
0 answers
420 views

Killing a geoprocessing tool without killing all of ArcMap [closed]

When I try to open a geoprocessing tool (typically Layer to KML), the window frequently freezes, especially if I alt-tab away from the map. I'd like to just kill that window, without killing all of ...
ale19's user avatar
  • 452
1 vote
1 answer
569 views

Convert TIFF image (Mosaic Dataset) to Polygon Feature

I have geo-referenced TIFF images, I need to convert them in polygon feature class. I have used Raster to Polygon Toolbox from ArcGIS but it ran for more then 48 hours and did not give me meaningful ...
Bhaskar Singh's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
2k views

Geoprocessing tools are not opening?

When double clicked on tools of arctoolbox, no dialog box is opening, for the "buffer" or "intersect", or for any of the tools in the ArcToolBox. I faced the same problem in both ArcGIS version 10.5 ...
Ankith Surya Ponnamalla's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
86 views

How create a new arctool

I want create a custom script but the Toolset menu appear disable.
Juan Carlos Oropeza's user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
532 views

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 ...
ale19's user avatar
  • 452
2 votes
1 answer
121 views

ArcToolbox Item Descriptions Are All Blank

I have freshly installed ArcGIS 10.6 on a desktop machine with a new image of Windows 10. When I open ArcToolbox and right-click on any tool for the Item Descriptions, I am presented with a blank ...
spaine's user avatar
  • 490
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Excel to GDB field mapping and importing Excel data in geodatabase?

I've got one Excel file which consists of data. I need to export that data to a gdb table. There are challenges. The gdb schema does not match with the Excel schema (I mean column names are different ...
royan's user avatar
  • 179
1 vote
1 answer
75 views

Script error in ArcGIS 10.2

I have a problem when using some geoprocessing tools in ArcGIS 10.2, such as "Merge". The message that appears is an error has occurred in the script on this page. I've seen this is a quite common ...
Alfonsina López's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
459 views

Arc Map 10.2.2 crashes with execution of buffer/Arc tool box [closed]

I have been trying to get simple buffer zone around a polygon shape with 50m distance but after entering data ArcMap 10.2.2 suddenly crashes without any warning.Tried repairing and reinstalling ...
Dilini 's user avatar
-2 votes
1 answer
119 views

Using custom Python tool to change closed mxd?

I am trying to convert a Python script I've made into a tool to make it easier for people not familiar with Python to use. The job of the script is to take a template mxd with the background layers ...
Daniel Mutton's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
366 views

Create default ArcToolbox parameter with current folder location of ArcToolbox .tbx

I have an ArcToolbox tool I created based on a script I wrote that needs an input parameter that equals the folder location of the ArcToolbox .tbx file from which the tool runs. I am distributing the ...
spaine's user avatar
  • 490
-1 votes
1 answer
941 views

Combining several raster tiles of DEM using ArcGIS Desktop?

I downloaded the DEM data from USGS. It comes with several raster files in .img. I know that a mosaic tool can merge them together. I found a lot of tools in the mosaic toolset. Which one should I ...
Rachel's user avatar
  • 79
0 votes
1 answer
632 views

Grouping points into polygons ArcGIS

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.1. I have a set of clustering points. I am trying to create a zone for these points. Is there a tool or script to group the points in an area and convert them to a polygon? I ...
Rachel's user avatar
  • 79
2 votes
3 answers
933 views

Need tool for ArcMap to draw circle touching three points

I need tool for ArcMap 10.2.2 for Desktop to draw circle by (touching) three points. I don't know where the center of this circle and this three points shoud be on the circle line. I have such ...
Andriy Marchak's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
102 views

Is there a tool in ArcToolbox that can compare types of shapefiles?

I have a some point shapefiles that represent categories of folklore story, witch, mermaid etc. I also have some point shapefiles of landmarks like portal dolmens, ancient woods etc. Is there a tool ...
Dakan_GIS's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
217 views

Can McAfee break ArcGIS Toolboxes?

I have ArcMap 10.3 installed on a server. Everything was going great until recently all the toolboxes stopped working. They would load but be blank. I googled this and found McAfee AntiVirus ...
Mwspencer's user avatar
  • 223
1 vote
0 answers
56 views

Filter a list of layers under drop down

Is there a way to filter a list of layers under the drop down whenever selecting a layer to run a geoprocessing tool? Because I have 40 some layers displayed in the Table of Contents of ArcMap which ...
Vince's user avatar
  • 121
2 votes
1 answer
380 views

How to create ArcGIS tool with list and "sublist" using arcpy? [duplicate]

I have been tasked with making a tool, that when you open it you can choose from a list in a dropdown box, which then populates the second dropdown box with a sublist, like so: However I only have a ...
StevenHougaard's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
333 views

How to select/split polylines in specific distances in bulk?

I am trying to map road rehabilitation projects. I have polylines (roads) and I have a table which indicates in each year which part of the road was rehabilitated (for example, for a road HW107 ...
nin_a's user avatar
  • 55
2 votes
1 answer
180 views

Using Arcpy to create tool to buffer 2 feature classes

I am trying to create a toolbox that will generate a buffer around 2 feature classes. ]1 I feel like I am missing out a few minor things and that there is something wrong with my toolbox parameters?
hazard335's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
478 views

Object: Tool or environment <> not found error randomly occured in a custom Toolbox used in a Python script [closed]

I have developed a custom toolbox on ArcGIS 10.1. It has the following properties: Name: SingleFDI Label: SingleFDI Alias: FFDI In a Python script, I used arcpy.ImportToolbox to call a tool named ...
alextc's user avatar
  • 2,013
2 votes
0 answers
923 views

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 ...
J Kelly's user avatar
  • 1,373
2 votes
2 answers
928 views

Opening ArcToolbox Tools in previous versions of ArcMap?

I have been working on a project in ArcGIS 10.5 and found out today (after sending the data) that the main two people that are going to make use of my work are only using ArcGIS 10.3.1 (most of the ...
Midavalo's user avatar
  • 29.7k

1
2 3 4 5 6