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Questions tagged [attachments]

in this context the term attachments refers to ArcGIS attachments, which provide a flexible way to manage additional information that is related to features. Attachments are similar to hyperlinks but multiple files can be associated with a feature, attached files are stored in the geodatabase.

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Embedding images into feature class using ArcMap?

I have a feature class with 9,000+ points and want to add a new raster field which will contain a single image (photo) for each point. However with 9,000+ images you can imagine this can be a tedious ...
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ArcGIS Portal attachments broken

I'm having issues with my portal enterprise 10.6 setup. I have a feature service which was created using Survey123. It all worked fine but one day all attachments have gone missing and if I checked ...
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Attachment table ID's

Is there a way to display the REL_OBJECTID in the attached table based on REL_GLOBALID? I am using a python script to export all attachments with the respective OBJECT_ID from the featureclass but I ...
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Update Attachments in a File Geodatabase dynamically

I am working in ArcGIS 10.5 in a file geodatabase. I have a polygon feature class that currently has pdf attachments for various features. Periodically, the folder that contains the pdfs gets ...
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Attachment match table attaching too many files

I'm having a problem correctly generating a match file for a folder of pdfs. The pdfs all have numeric file names - 10.pdf, 58.pdf, 586.pdf, 587.pdf, etc. The feature class where the files are getting ...
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Can shapefiles have image attachments?

I know feature classes inside a File geodatabase or personal geodatabase can have attachments enabled. Can a shapefiles have image attachments?
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Feature Table Attachment with proxy

I am using the feature table tool in the ArcGIS JS 3.X api. I have showAttachments = true and a feature service with attachments enabled. Links to attachments per record show up just fine, and the ...
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Attach Images to new points when within a Portal for ArcGIS Web App

I am currently creating an application within Portal for ArcGIS with the aim of allowing users to add point data location and attach images to the newly added point data. Currently. within this App I ...
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Parsing text in feature class attachments

Is there any way to parse text in feature class attachments using ArcGIS Desktop? I have a feature class with ~60,000 features, all of which have an associated .pdf file. I would like to query the ...
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Add attachment to feature service feature issue

I have a feature service that contains a number of features for which I want to allow the attaching of files/images etc. The layer is editable and it has attachments enabled, both as a property on the ...
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Uploading Attachment > 10 MB to ArcGIS Online Hosted Feature Service?

Has anyone had success uploading an attachment larger than 10 MBs to an ArcGIS Online hosted feature service? I know that this is not possible via a web browser. I'm trying to upload a video (.mp4)...
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How does ArcGIS Handle Multiple Instances of the Same Attachment Across Different Features?

I am considering enabling attachments in several different feature classes. Our Enterprise Geodatabase represents as-built pipeline system features, such as joints of pipe, welds, and valves. What I ...
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Attachment from Data Driven Pages - Name Filter

We are using data driven pages to create a large series of figures. We used Collector in the field to collect features with data and attachments. To display the attachments for each feature, we use ...
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Viewing photo attachments in ArcgGIS Pro

I usually use ArcMap to display photo attachments in a point layer. If I click the point with the HTML Popup tool, it displays a small photo corresponding to the point and I can click on it to open it ...
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Creating Match Table using ArcPy gives ERROR 000090: Error creating table, workspace may be read-only?

I am creating an attachment table linking attachments from my local PC, saved in "C:\Temp\Match" to a Featureclass housed in a SDE Database on our GIS Server. I can run the ...
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How to use field calculator to display a URL?

What I have is a database with image attachments, which I would like to use with Story Maps. I know how to show attachments in images as pop-ups: What I want to do is auto-generate the URL field with ...
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Can I query in ArcGIS Online for features that have attachments

I have a feature service in ArcGIS Online that has attachments enabled. We upload photos of sidewalk trip hazards that have been painted by the city. I have several queries setup with the Query ...
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Making ArcGIS Attachments compulsory (required) for each feature added?

Is there a way to make attachments compulsory. That is, each time a user adds a new point or record, they have to include an attachment. I am exploring the Relationship class (Changing rules within it)...
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Exporting attachments from FGDB and populating field with picture path

I am trying to export attachments from fGDB and populate fields with the picture link path. I created a script following these instructions http://support.esri.com/en/technical-article/000014520 ...
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Copying attachments to new feature class

I'm trying to bring attachments from a feature class to a new feature class (using all the same attributes). My problem with the old feature class is I've had to reorder the fields. I have figured out ...
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Renaming photo attachments?

I have a gdb with survey data regarding urban trees. Each tree has photo attachments that correspond to the specific tree. Below is a link to a ESRI script that will pull the photos and put them ...
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Embedding documents in web maps?

The county I work for currently has an ArcGIS online web map on their public works website that shows our capital improvement projects as polygons with a PDF linked in the popup showing project info ...
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Adding attachments to feature with ArcPy

I was trying to add some pictures as attachments to my features in a feature class in a .mdb with ArcPy. I'm fairly new to this, so I was just playing with some test data and I modified the demo ...
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Exporting attachments and ignoring attributes that don't have attachments using ArcPy?

I'm using the following python script to export photo attachments: from arcpy import da import os attachTable = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) origTable = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(1) nameField = arcpy....
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Embedding 2500 images into feature class using ArcGIS Desktop?

How can I automate embedding images into a feature class attribute table? I am working with a point feature class within a geodatabase that has a total of 2500 rows of data that need two image ...
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ArcGIS Server: secured service attachment not referencing token

I have built several applications that use the ArcGIS JS API and secured services via ArcGIS Server. All of the apps have the same process of generating tokens on the server ( via php request ) and ...
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Exporting attachments gives RuntimeError?

I found this code on a youtube tutorial (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u26Kpe4NBqU) for batching exported attachments from arcgis online. from arcpy import da import os attachTable = arcpy....
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Export attachments from a feature class with сyrillic symbols

I found a .py script which export attachments from a feature class (here) But it doesn't work with Cyrillic symbols in name of attachments. How to specify the value of the encoding in the script and ...
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Cannot display attachments in ArcGIS Pro

I'm trying to learn ArcGIS Pro 1.4, and with a little bit of pain I was progressing till today in which I cannot make my previous hyperlinks get ready in ArcGIS Pro. I think enabling attachments in ...
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Deep link to ArcGIS Server feature layer attachment file

Is it possible to "deep link" to attachments stored on feature layers in ArcGIS Server? I would like to provide a URL link then when the link is clicked (or copied into a browser), the user is ...
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How do you delete Survey123 attachments from a survey?

There seems to be no documentation on how to delete Survey123 attachments. Is it actually feasible? Is deleting the complete feature layer record required/necessary? (and if so, how can one be sure ...
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Proxy url being changed when attaching a file to a feature on a feature layer [duplicate]

I am selecting a file and calling the following command: app.graphic._layer.addAttachment(app.graphic.attributes.OBJECTID, document.getElementById("attachmentUploader"), callback, function (err) { });...
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Attachments QGIS

I was wondering if there in QGIS is a good tool for adding attachments to different layers. I have previously worked a lot with ArcMap and it has great attachment facilities. I haven't so far been ...
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Attaching ArcGIS Online attachments in bulk?

I have an ArcGIS for Desktop Advanced license. I have an attachment enabled feature service in ArcGIS Online. I have thousands of files I wish to attach to it. By current process convention, these ...
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Export Attachments for Arcgis Collector - Naming

I am using Arcgis Desktop 10.4.1 and Arcgis Collector. I've followed the guide for exporting attachments as described on ESRI's webpage here: http://support.esri.com/technical-article/000011912 It ...
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Feature Layer addattachment arcgis api

I have used following code,instead of creating input type file in HTML file. var formData = new FormData(); formData.append("image", imagefile); This runs successfully: finalFeatureLayer....
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Connecting feature class to table with attachment so photos are visible again

I have restored a feature class from back up which is done automatically by database. That dataset had relationship class and table with photos attached to it (not archived version). so I restored ...
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Enabling attachments?

I was following a guide to enable photos in my map: https://blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2010/12/21/using-attachments-to-manage-associated-feature-content/ For some reason I do not even have the option ...
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Attachment Image in popup from feature layer in ArcGIS API for JavaScript 4?

I have an attachment in ArcMap attribute table and would like to show the image attachment in the popup when a feature layer element is clicked but the code I tried to show the attachment but this ...
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ArcGIS Report designer Attachment placement

I would like to know if it is possible for me to manually place each attachment where I would like within report designer? The issue that I'm having when using the _ATTACHREL within the related ...
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Editing attribute data of feature class with relationship class using ArcMap with Basic level license?

I've got a Basic license for ArcMap and I've collected field data with attachments through Collector, so my gdb file includes the feature classes and attachment tables. Apparently I'm unable to edit ...
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Adding documents to a feature

I am using ArcMap 10.1 with a basic license. It is my impression that the attachment feature has been upgraded to an advanced license. My goal is to be able to add documents (ie. Land DEED) to a ...
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QGIS add attachment to features [closed]

Is it possible to add attachments (pdf's, word documents et cetera) to features in QGIS (and not via a hyperlink)?
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How to prevent adding/editing with AttachmentEditor?

I have a WAB (for developers, version 1.4, JS API 3.16) widget with an AttachmentEditor. Depending on the user's privileges (managed through MVC), I want to prevent some of the users from modifying ...
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ArcGIS ArcPy update attachments table rows

Some background: We were using Collector on Android to collect data for a layer, and we found out that the pictures that were attached contained no EXIF tags at all, including the orientation tag - ...
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How to Retain Image attachment

I am working with ArcGIS 10.3 and ArcGIS Online. I have feature layer with dataset of around 1000 points with attachments. I called the layer into ArcMap, where I exported the table and cleaned the ...
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Seeing Attachments from File Geodatabase at ArcGIS Online? [closed]

I have a feature class (Buildings) related to a table in a file geodatabase (Assets) (1-M RC). The Assets table has attachments of its own (PDFs): mean it has another table in RC with blob data that ...
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ArcGIS Server returning all feature attachments as text/plain

Using the REST endpoint on a feature service, it appears that all attachments are returned with a context type of "text/plain" rather than what is displayed for the attachment. In my case, I have a ...
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Setting domains for feature class using ArcGIS Online

I am looking to setup a basic app that allows field staff to fill out a form and attach a photo in order to track certain field features. The issue I am having is that ideally I would like to setup ...
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Accessing attachments from hosted feature service FDGB in ArcGIS Desktop

This might be an easy question, but I've created a hosted feature service on ArcGIS Online to collect data from the public. This data also includes attachments (primarily photos) which from my ...