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Questions tagged [data-driven-pages]

Data Driven Pages is functionality within ArcGIS for Desktop that allows you to quickly and easily create map book pages from a single map document

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Labeling single road once per data driven page?

I am working with data driven pages and need to label a long road that spans multiple pages.and convert those labels to annotation. Is there a way for ArcGIS Desktop to treat each page as its own ...
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Mapping Toolbar with dropdown options [closed]

I had this option available to me at a previous job, and I have been trying to recreate it for sometime to no avail. I was trying the custom tool bar route/model builder/ data driven pages route to ...
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Making Scale Bar end in zeros for Data Driven Pages?

This is related to Making Scale Bar in ArcMap end in zeros? I want the scale bar to end in round numbers continually in data driven pages without overrunning the data frame. With the Adjust width ...
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Using Page Definition Query?

I'm looking to use data driven pages to automate some of my workflow, and I'm almost there for the most part. I have a layer (Chainage - 200m markers along a watercourse) that I'm trying to perform a ...
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Data Driven multiple photos from point layer

In Arcmap 10.5, I am trying to use data driven pages to display multiple pictures in a photo point layer based on an overlaying polygon index. I would like to use the yellow polygon layer as the ...
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Use data driven pages to display certain data in each page [duplicate]

In ArcMap, is it possible to use data driven pages to display certain data based on an attribute. I want the extent to remain unchanged across pages, and just have certain data be symbolized ...
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Creating PDF mapbook document that will contain map for each county in counties feature class using ArcPy?

Through a plethora of trials and research, I finally was able to get a script to work. My original question encompassed me needing to take an .mxd and create a PDF mapbook document that will contain ...
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Creating PDF document containing map for each county in counties feature class? [duplicate]

I need to take an .mxd and create a PDF document that will contain a map for each county in the counties FC. Then, I need to change the title of each map to the name of the county being shown. Lastly, ...
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Using Data Driven text in legends?

I am trying to use an attribute of the data driven page in the legend. I am labeling a polygon layer set to only show if it matches the ddp through a Page Definition. This is what I want: This is ...
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When exporting, mask behind text becomes garbled (Data Driven Pages)

I am using Data Driven Pages with different rotations for a project. When I export to PDF or PNG, the mask behind the text moves and rotates. It does not seem to rotate in the direction of the data ...
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Is it possible to display related tables information (1-M relationships) on the layout while using data driven pages?

I'm using data driven pages to generate a report for every point that I have (each point represents a store) and I have used Dynamic Text to display the tabular information of these points like store ...
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Data Driven Pages Optimization for the same FC referenced twice

I have a feature class that I am referencing twice in my map, for "active" features that are "the subject" of the map page as a Feature Layer second Feature Layer that is grayed out/"inactive" on ...
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Exporting 1000s of maps into PDF in single step using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have a raster of a district and shp of roads and town boundaries. I have made the grid index for it and now I want to export 2000 of the grids as a separate PDF map in which each grid is zoomed. ...
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ArcGIS - Any fix to striping on export caused by Current Display Extent bug

I have a data driven ArcGIS project which generates individual maps for a number of lakes where we have bathymetry rasters. The maximum depth of lakes ranges from 10m to 70m and I have used the "...
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Using ArcPy/iterator to generate map when zoomed to each feature of shapefile?

I am creating a series of maps featuring a certain set of layers (floodplain zone and critical facilities). Each map will zoom in one of our municipalities (there are 62 in total). It's an utterly ...
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Inserting dynamic text from related table in ArcMap?

I'm trying to insert a dynamic text from a related table in a ArcGIS layout using the Data Driven Pages feature to generate automatic reports based on attribute table from a feature class. I have a ...
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Generating Mapbook with Dynamic Text based on Attributes from Related Table?

I have a series of individual parcels with multiple soil sample points on each parcel. I need a way to communicate the soil sample information to the landowners. There are about 500 parcels so I need ...
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Export layout to in memory PDF

I want to make a Data Driven export to PDF of the layout using arcpy, and later add to that PDF extra pages from PDFs from my local computer. My problem is that I don't actually want to make the ...
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ArcMap - ExportToPNG for multiple files based on a Shapefile

I've got an .mxd-File (working with ArcGIS 10.5) with one Data Frame which contains several shape- and rasterfiles. Now I want to export the layout as 160 single georeferenced quadratic PNGs based on ...
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Data Driven Page Extent based on Polygon

I would like to let the polygons in my Index feature class set the extent of each page, I am sure this is possible, and the answer is simple, but I can't seem to find the instructions for doing this.
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Changing default numeric properties when joining CSV to shapefile?

I frequently use Joins and Relates to join CSV files from excel to shapefiles. The problem is that all the fields come with a default 12 character Right alignment. I have to go through and change all ...
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Save As Copy from Data Driven Page in ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 to Separate MXD per page in ArcGIS Desktop 10.0? [closed]

I am a beginner in ArcGIS and Python. I have MXD document created in ArcGIS 10.5. I had created data driven page (DDP) using index shapefile consisted of 35 polygons. I had set name field in DDP ...
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Using Data Driven Pages?

I have two shapefiles, one polygons the other points. I'm using Data Driven Page Setup, to produce a series of layout. In the Index Layer I chose the shapefile of the polygons that have the OBJECTID ...
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On 4 of 74 Data Driven Pages dynamic text box prints out the codes instead of implementing them? [closed]

I am using Data Driven Pages in ArcGIS Desktop. Here's the text box entry: <UND>PWS Well Identification</UND> <BOL>PWS Name:</BOL> <dyn type="page" property="attribute" ...
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Manually creating the “Pages” in Data Driven Pages?

I was wondering if it was possible to manually create data driven pages to then put together into a data driven page model? I have a couple thousand address points sorted into about 20 area ...
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Point Map Automation with Data Driven Pages

I need to create a map book for a large point dataset. The end user wants all points on each page numbered 1 through N and have each number correspond to a table in the layout showing one field from ...
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Raster symbology not retained in data driven pages PDF export

I have data driven pages set up for 93 charts in one MXD which show a different section of seabed on each page. Each page shows a different section of the same raster file. I have my raster symbology ...
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Access MXD from geoprocessing service

I have a small geoprocessing service that reads data-driven pages from an MXD, then exports a PDF. mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument(mxd_path) mxd.dataDrivenPages.exportToPDF(r"\\test_report.pdf", "...
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Getting data driven pages to apply gamma stretch for rasters from current display extent?

I'm trying to export a single, multipage PDF using Data Driven Pages in ArcGIS 10.3. The background images for my maps are 15 large, high res overlapping rasters that are sometimes poor quality due to ...
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Dynamic Data Driven Pages

I am creating parcel map books for Wisconsin counties. As one might be able to guess, many properties are very large, some spanning multiple sections. On the other end there are many small parcels in ...
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ArcMap Data Driven Pages Display Error - Grids Display Incorrectly

I am running ArcMap 10.4.1 with an Advanced Licence on Windows 7. I have created a mapbook in ArcMap. The mapbook consists of a mask, data-driven page grid (generated from a Fishnet). The mask is a ...
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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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Customizing complex layout with data driven page?

Main Conditions: It should be in one MXD document. What i have: 1 line feature (with definition queries), 1 polygon feature (with definition queries) this is one as example in fact number of layers ...
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dataDrivenPages.pageRow is read-only or can be modified?

In ArcMap Help it says pageRow is read only, but in explanation it says "The index layer fields can then be read and/or modified as necessary." (I did not succeed to use it with setValue while ...
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Writing Data Driven Pages' scale into driving layer's attribute table with arcpy

I want to write a scale value that is changing for every Data Driven Page (since using map extent best-fit so that each polygon in the driving layer would be whole in "its" exported map) to the table ...
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Placing data driven dynamic text in data view?

I am using data driven text in some of my map label elements, but I would like those text boxes to move with the data as opposed to being placed in relation to the layout view. In this way if I have ...
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Exporting .tiff georeferenced images in layout view using pyhton

I have square grids of about 1000 polygons and i want to export TIFF images of each grid using a Python script, am having this below Python which gives me only .tiff images without referenced mxd = ...
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How can I round to certain # of decimal places in data-driven field display?

Can I round the value being shows in a textbox that is provided through Data Driven Pages? In the example below I have a SHape_Length value I want to display on the map but even though I have sent ...
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Pratical Grid Index for Data Driven Pages [duplicate]

I'm trying to automatically generate a smart grid index for data driven pages, though frustratingly, the grid index created by the Grid Index Features tool, seems to start the grid at the bottom left ...
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Implementing dataDrivenPages by using ArcPy script?

I'm trying to use arcpy to write a script, which I can use as a tool in the ModelBuilder to generate data driven pages. I want to use an existing mxd and its layer composition and just change the ...
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Greater Than/Less Data Driven Page Definition Query?

I'm using data driven pages where each page is representing a series of points for a particular year. The problem I have is that I want to not only show the points for a particular year, I want to ...
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ArcGIS Data Driven Page Polygon Count

Is there a way to count the number of data driven pages a polygon is on in an ArcGIS mapbook? I need to identify parcels that expand across multiple sections (which is my index for creating data ...
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Labeling Layers in Data Driven Pages chops those outside of page?

I am trying to set up a soil layer to be clipped to the extent of my current data driven page. In Data Frame Properties I have set to clip layers to current data driven page extent. The flaw with ...
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Adding exit command to ArcGIS Python script tool?

I have a GIS script tool that creates a copy of an mxd, sets a definition query and exports a set of data driven pages based on the definition query. After it's finished exporting it deletes the mxd ...
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tables printed on separate layout page using data driven pages in ArcGIS?

I have 150 layout views made by the data driven page function in ArcMap. I also created dynamic tables with the production mapping extension. In some cases the tables are too big for my layout view, ...
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Multiple mxds with the same Data Driven Pages properties

I have 20 different mxds that display data for 20 different sites. Is there a way to bring Data Driven Pages properties from one mxd to another so the new mxd will link to different tables and bring ...
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Data Driven Pages Navigation in a Script

Is there a method to simply progress from one data driven page to the next in a script? Essentially, like pressing the "Next Page" button on the toolbar. I have started with: import arcpy mxd = ...
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Export data driven pages indexed by a string value

Below is a portion of a script that works with a ddp enabled map document using an index grid where the name is a string (examples A23, B34, etc) and the sort field (ie the page names) are simple ...
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Data driven pages - toolbox

I am trying to convert regular python script to toolbox. This is the regular code which works: import arcpy strOutpath = "C:\Users\name\Desktop\New Folder" mxd = arcpy.mapping.MapDocument("CURRENT") ...
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Data driven pages for multiple frames

I would like to produce series of maps with three different base maps. Within each data frame I have the same point shapefile with 1000 locations. Data driven pages allows only to produce maps from ...