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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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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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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 ...
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Using Wildcards with ArcMap Data Driven Pages

Does anyone know if it is possible to achieve the effects of a wildcard match using data driven pages (DDP) in ArcMap? For one of the tables that I want the DDP index value to match, the target ...
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Setting Data Driven Pages PDF File Name?

I have a mapbook I created using ArcGIS Desktop 10.0 that has its index layer as a 4 digit number. I just wanted to export my maps as PDFs so they only show the 4 digit number, at the moment they are ...
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Limiting data in table based on data driven pages

I have a database connection and a table imported to my ArcMap ToC. I am looking to limit the data that I see in the table based on the current data driven attribute. In the table properties there is ...
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Unique Text Element per Data Driven Page

I'm working with data driven pages and need to create a unique text element on every page. Each text element you add to a data driven page gets added to every subsequent and previous page. Is ...
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Use Minimum Bounding geometry to define map extent in data driven pages

I am using Arc Map 10.4 and I have a layer containing municipalities. I need to print all of these municipalities on a separate sheet. I figured I could use data driven pages to accomplish this. ...
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Using Data Driven Pages - like function for full map layer symbolization?

I have a hexagon layer, and in each hexagon is a count of how many trees are in the hexagon. There are several species within this data. I am trying to create a definition query that will run through ...
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Data-Driven Pages Not Rotating

Just ran my first iterations of data-driven pages. It was more successful than I planned, but I'm running into some issues. Main problem is rotating the page to the extent of the polygon. There are ...
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Unwanted changes in layout of data-driven pages during export to JPG by ArcPy? [closed]

I'm using a python script to export a set of maps created with ArcMap's Data Driven Pages (DDP). Everything was working well until I added a new layer to the map - it automatically added to the legend,...
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ArcGIS Data Driven Pages Creates PDF in Random Order

I am using ArcGIS 10.4 and Data Driven Pages to create a 130 page atlas. The export to PDF works (exported to a single PDF), but the order of the PDFs seems to be random. There is an ESRI shapefile ...
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Arcpy: Exporting PNGs with high quality using data driven pages

I am using data driven pages and want to automatically export my layouts/extents to PNG. Since you have to use arcpy to export to PNG with data driven pages, I used following code, as explained here: ...
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Exporting DDP to multiple multi-page pdf files

In ArcMap 10.4 I have an index layer in DDP enabled mxd. The index layer has 50 unique Name values (used as the PageName in DDP) but there are more rows with the same Name value providing different ...
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How Can I Add a Summary Row to Graphic Table Element Using ESRI Production Mapping Extension?

I currently have a map book (data driven pages) with 160 pages, and counting, consisting of domestic water pipes for a city. I would like to create a Graphic Table Element with a summary row totaling ...
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Creating bookmarked PDF from Mapbook (Python) export script

I regularly use an export script to create multi-page PDFs from Data-Driven-Pages based Map-books. I am able to export and append each individual page to the PDF, and save the PDF in the single-page ...
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Data Driven Pages- Can i grey out non-zoomed to layers of each page?

I am making a map book of plots in a municipality. I am using data driven pages, but I want each page to only show the current plat and grey out the other plats on the edges. Is there a code I can use ...
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ArcPy Data Driven Pages AttributeError: PageLayoutObject: Error in exporting pages

I am trying to create an atlas with embedded title page and extra reports pages. Seems that I need to use Python scripts for this. I am not programmer and never worked with python. I found necessary ...
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Data Driven Pages: Printing issue

I am creating some maps for bird species records, an example for “A” and “B” birds is shown below. I managed to use Data Driven Pages to create a map for each species set of records that show species ...
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Avoiding arcpy.mapping.ExportToPDF locking mxd with data driven pages?

I've written a script that makes use of a data driven pages mxd, but I'm having issues with locks. The script iterates through a series of feature classes and uses them as the base layer for the DDP. ...
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Data driven page in ArcGIS - export to PDF - page name

I am working with data driven pages. In data driven object attributes I have one attribute column with page order (index), another with page name. Is there a way to get file name like: %Page order%...
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ArcGIS Data driven pages Two MXD in one pdf [duplicate]

I have two mxd files created by data driven pages. How is it possible to export them to one pdf file? First a page from the first mxd file, then the first page of the second mxd file. Next the ...
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Updating Page Definition Queries with Python and data driven pages?

I have several annotation features that each have a tileID field. I would like to be able to enable the page definition query and select the correct Page Name Field to match the tileID field in all of ...
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Writing Python script tool for Data Driven Pages?

I'm very new to writing my own scripts. What I am trying to accomplish is exporting JPEGs with a world file that follow data driven pages. I would like to automate this process as much as possible,...
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ArcMap layout dynamic text, remove group by decimal point

I'm currently designing layout of my data driven pages map. I would like to put x/y coordinates in corner of current layout view. I'm using text box with dynamic text code like this: <dyn type="...
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Exporting Multiple Data Frames with ArcPy and Data Driven Pages?

I have a problem in Data Driven Pages In my Mxd proyect I have 3 Data frames, each frame has 3 layers with their respective legends. I already activated the process of Data Driven Pages to export a ...
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Making Strip Map Polygons Flush?

When I create a strip map of a line the polygons overlap slightly even if I choose a 0% overlap. How Can I make the strip map completely flush without manually going through each frame and clipping ...
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Determining if Point Feature is in More Than One Polygon?

I want to know if a point feature resides inside more than one polygon. I'm using data driven pages and I cannot have the same point feature in multiple frames. There can be over 2,000 point features ...
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Automate & set layers for PDF maps

For ArcMap 10.3x, is there is a Python or ArcPy code or model or toolbox that will allow me to choose the layers that I want to include in a map and export as PDF maps? i.e. let's say I want to make ...
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Reclassifying features before exporting data driven page

I need to find a way to reclassify/refresh graduated color symbology in between exporting data driven pages. Background: I have spatially joined Block Groups (BGs) to 1000 facilities (and facility ...
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Clip Dataframe Arcgis for data driven map

I'm trying to do a map of several provinces bordering each other. The map needs to focus on each province and not the neighbors. therefore when using the data driven map function i would like to clip ...
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Export map with single point feature over many features in feature class

I have a feature class with > 7,000 point features and ~ 2,500 unique ID's (integers). I need to create simple map print outs for each of the unique ID's all with the same zoom extents. I've been ...
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Customized Annotation display with Data Driven Pages

I want to only display annotation from an annotation dataset that match the first three characters of the field in the shapefile used to drive a Data Driven Page (DDP) map export. (I'm running the map ...
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ArcMap, Data driven pages, raster layers

In ArcMap I'm trying to display specific raster layers using data driven pages and I got stuck. I have around fifty raster layers and corresponding pages in data driven pages. I only want specific ...