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This is a feature of ArcGIS Geoprocessing Framework, where the processing happens in a background (Non UI) Thread.

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ArcGIS tools say completed immediately but give no output

I have a problem working with ArcGIS. Sometimes (not always) when I run a geprocessing tool, I immediately get the pop-up with "completed" and a green tickmark. However, there is no output created, ...
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Pythonaddins combobox advanced functionality

I made an Add-in for ArcMap that shows important news for our company. It is actually a toolbar with combobox and refresh button. It loads news from a text file located in our server and as every user ...
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Merge and Dissolve Tool in Arcgis 10.5 not working

The Merge and Dissolve tools in Arcgis 10.5 are not working for me. I did not get any error messages, but the merged layer does not get added to the map. here is a screenshot :
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arcpy connect to accdb with 64bit background processing

I'm trying to read from a accdb MS Access Database via python in a ArcGIS Toolbox tool. I already established a database connection (via Add OLE DB in ArcCatalog) which I can use in a 32bit python ...
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Autoscrolling in ArcGIS Geoprocessing Results window?

When checking the results window for messages while doing a lot of background processing it's rather annoying to scroll to the current message. So i was wondering if there is a trick to directly ...
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Getting 64-bit background geoprocessing running in ArcGIS 10.5?

I've got fresh installation of ArcGIS 10.5 on my machine and was wondering from where and how can I get 64-bit background geoprocessing. Help pages are not explaining anything regarding installation....
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Background Geoprocessing Requirements

I have just done a fresh install of ArcGIS Desktop 10.4.1 on my PC (new PC, never had ArcGIS on it before). I tried to run the Union tool and it gave me an error ERROR 001143: Background server ...
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Why does my python script run out of memory from IDLE but runs Ok from Python Window in ArcMap?

Why does my code work in ArcMap but not in IDLE? It is similar to: ArcPy function works in ArcMap Python window but not from standalone script? except that the answer to that question does not apply ...
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How do I include 64 bit python with ArcGIS 10.4 install?

I recently updated to 10.4 and was hoping the 64 bit python install was automatic, but apparently it isn't. I can't remember what I did in 10.3.x to get the 64 bit python. Does anyone know how to ...
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Where can I download 64 bit geoprocessing for ArcGIS 10.3? [duplicate]

Where can I download the 64 bit geoprocessing for ArcGIS 10.3? I know it can be done from the instalation CD, but I don't have access to it at my work. Do I just have to install ArcGIS 10.1 Service ...
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ArcGIS .Net GP tools debug

I'm developing a GP Tool with .Net ArcObjects SDK. I would like to debug my GP tool but I haven't figured how. I have tried to enable background processing in Geoprocessing Options and attach ...
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ArcMap shutting down when I add rasters to a mosaic in foreground processing

I'm trying to add rasters to a mosaic - I was initially trying to do this by background processing but I was receiveing an error - I've followed the advice of this article (http://support.esri.com/en/...
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import arcpy failed Python 2.7 with ArcGIS 10.3 64-bit Background geoprocessing RuntimeError: NotInitialized

I want to run a python script that uses arcpy. It was running earlier on a 32-bit machine without problems. On a 64-bit machine I get a MemoryError. The 64-bit backgroundgeoprocessing of ArcGIS 10.3 ...
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Buffering continuously throws error “Background Server Threw an Exception” (Error 001143). Why?

I have written a code to create 1 meter buffers for features of converted feature classes (from rasters). I want to dissolve by the field "Class" so that I will have significantly smaller datasets to ...
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Disable black background color of a satellite image in mapserver mapfile?

I'm publishing rasters using Mapserver. How to disable background color of a satellite image in map files or How to set “Display Background value ”0“?
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Using ArcGIS Geoprocessing and 32/64 bit architecture with ArcObjects?

I am coding a VB.net console application using ArcObjects to call ArcGIS 10.1 geoprocessing tools. I have several geoprocessing calls that actually work, but that pop up an irritating message box when ...
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Running 64-bit background geoprocessing inside ArcMap?

I'm running ArcMap 10.2 and just set up 'ArcGIS for Desktop Background Geoprocessing (64 bit)' and now I have both the ArcGIS10.2 folder and ArcGISx6410.2 folder inside my python folder. I have ...
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After ArcGIS 10.2.1 update, Arcpy 64 bit import Error

I've updated my ArcGIS desktop version from 10.2 to 10.2.1 and have noticed that when I run the 64 bit version of IDLE I now get an error when trying to import arcpy: Python 2.7.3 (default, Apr 10 ...
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Is 64-bit background geoprocessing native to ArcGIS 10.2?

I cannot seem to find any documentation as to whether or not 64-bit background geoprocessing is native to ArcGIS 10.2. Or, is a separate download and install required as in 10.1? There were rumors ...
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Debugging Background Processing Error from ArcPy & Geoprocessing tools?

When I run a script in the background or Toolbox tools I will get a Background Processing Error. The script isn't the issue because it's happened several times today. When it does crash it will ...
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Has anybody used arcpy.mapping.ExportReport successfully on 64bit machine?

The online help for arcpy.mapping.ExportReport says that it has some restrictions on use but does not list 64bit machines amongst them. I am running the following test from IDLE under ArcGIS 10.1 SP1 ...
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SP1 for ArcGIS 10.1 has extension for 64-bit Python for background geoprocessing — implications for other Python use

If the 64-bit Background Geoprocessing for ArcGIS Desktop 10.1sp1 is installed how does that affect Python configuration for general use? Esri has released SP1 for the ArcGIS 10.1 product, and for ...