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Questions tagged [domains]

Use this tag when referring to domains in relation to attributes, geodatabases and in the GIS field in general

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Domains can only be delete or modified by the owner?

Arcmap States that "When a new domain is created, the owner of that domain—that is, the user who created it—is recorded. Only the owner of an attribute domain can delete or modify it." So say for ...
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QGIS: subtypes and domains like in ArcGIS?

Is there an opportunity to use subtypes and domains in QGIS (Desktop 1.8.0) like the way it is used in ArcGIS? I am specifically interested in the possibility of dependencies between subtypes and ...
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Using arcpy.Exists for domains?

A script I made creates domains within a selected geodatabase. I need it to not create the domains if they already exist because if they do, it gives an error saying invalid domain name. What's the ...
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Putting coded domains into list to be created in Python script?

I have a large list of coded domains. They are numbers like: 01.6530.01, 05.7991.08, 05.7991.01, 05.7991.06 The code will be the exact same as the description. I've tried to make a list using: ...
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Adding domain to have dropdown box in Attribute Table using ArcGIS for Desktop?

http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#/as_a_stand_alone_feature_class/002200000005000000/ Line 23 - To associate a domain with this field, click the field next to Domain, click the ...
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Checking if domain contains particular coded value using ArcPy?

How can I check if a domain contains a particular coded value? How to check if domain already exists? shows how to verify whether a domain exists in a geodatabase. However, I can't see how to check ...
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ArcGIS Server security and Windows domains - issues for non-IE browsers

I'm looking for some advice / experience in ArcGIS Server security with a Windows domain. Normally in this situation I would do some prototyping but I don't have access to a domain. I'm planning to ...
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“Dataset xxx does not exist or is not supported” using Table to Domain in Python

I have a directory of hundreds of *.csv files, containing code/description pairs for geodatabase domains. I'm trying to automate the creation of these domains using Python. If I manually run the ...
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How to prepare domain on multifeature using Arcmap?

I am using a Personal Geodatabase. How do I set up domains on multiple fields?
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Export all coded value domains from a geodatabase

On the ESRI-L mailing list this morning there was a question about how to see or export all the coded value domains for a geodatabase. The goal is to present the content of the domains in a tabular ...
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Checking if domain already exists using ArcPy?

I am trying to check the existence of domains in my file geodatabase which contains 4 domains (automatically populated after I created some annotation feature classes). My code is as follows: import ...
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How to use Domain Codes set in a Feature Class when opening the Feature Class in MS Access

If I set domain codes on a feature class, does this translate into MS Access as well? For example, I set a domain code and use it on a field in the feature class, I can then go into ArcMap, start an ...
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Simple Features and ArcGIS Domains

I am working with a number of detailed ArcGIS Geodatabases with domains used to enforce specific workflows, etc. This is all good and great, but I would like to move my data into either a PostgreSQL/...
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Is there a way to see the coded value domain list of possible values from arcmap 9.3.1?

Is there a way to see the possible values of a specific coded value domain in arcmap 9.3.1 (I have no access to the SDE which holds all the data in arcCatalog)?
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Map in an iFrame - open hyperlink from infoWindow in the calling page

I've got a Google Map being served inside an iFrame on a page (eg xxx.com/PageWithMap.html) The code for the Google map sits on another domain (eg yyy.com/MapCode.html) So it looks like this on xxx....
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Comparing subtype and domain functionality? [closed]

I was trying to determine the best way to standardize my attribute table. I thought I would use a coded value domain but I am unable to do that without creating a subtype first. I don't understand ...
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openlayers- WFS- Cross-domain problem

I got the typical cross-domain problem when access to WFS layer by using openlayers, XMLHttpRequest cannot load http://XXXX/geoserver/ows?service=WFS. Origin http://XXXX is not allowed by Access-...
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How to have a drop down list for feature editing (attributes) in Quantum GIS?

I'm editing a lot of polygons of a shapefile in QGIS and i need to classify them, so i have to write the classes a repetedly a lot of times. In ArcMap there is an option to have domains set for the ...
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Changing a coded Domain to no codes

If we have coded domains in the geodatabase model, what are any disadvantages to changing the codes to the Description. For example: Existing Coded Domain: Code, Description 1, Single Family ...
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Is it possible to create Domains for an Oracle (non SDE) database?

I have a simple Oracle database (non SDE/Geodatabase) but I want to constrain the values that can be entered into a particular field (ex: the state names that can be stored/entered in a "State" field) ...
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Listing feature classes with active domains?

I have an Esri file geodatabase with attribute domains defined. I need to delete some of the attribute domains but can't because "The domain is used by an attribute rule.". How might I discover which ...
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How to re-enable coded value domain descriptions?

I have got a Personal Geodatabase with a feature class and several coded value domains. Domains are assigned to some of the attributes of said feature class. Domains are correctly defined and match ...
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Copying domain (and only domain) between Esri geodatabases?

Sometimes I have the need to copy a domain(s) from one geodatabase to another (without the featureclass or table). In the past, I have accomplished this in a few different ways, but each method is ...