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File geodatabases are a proprietary data format created by ESRI.

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Loading WFS via QuickImport from ArcGIS Data InteroperabilityTools [closed]

For a project I have to load a WFS layer in ArcMap programmatically. Since Version 10.0 there is no ability to use the FMEWorkspace as discussed here. The only way to load WFS-Data to ArcMap is to ...
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Accessing file geodatabase in ArcGIS Runtime?

Does anyone know how to access local file geodatabase from ArcGIS Runtime API using Local Server? Are there any samples for that?
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Reading column line by line from table in geodatabase using ArcPy?

I have a table in a geodatabase. It looks like this: id table_na 0 1 ER_ASTENOT_ASTOTA 1 2 INT_ASTENOT_ASTOTA 2 3 ER_ASTENOT_ASTTOM It has more columns though. Can you tell me how ...
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Can any suggest an open source workflow to convert an Esri LiDAR terrain dataset to a LAS file

I’ve got a very large file geodatabase (1TB) that contains LiDAR data stored as a multiple terrain datasets. I’d like to spatially filter the data and export the result as a LAS file without using ...
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Removing <Null> From all Fields and all Feature Classes in a GDB

Have a gdb with 13 FCs and 70 Fields in each FC (same fields). Some fields have 'Null with <> around', which I would like to remove. (Not the field itself or data point. As in set null to empty "") ...
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Is there a way to install FileGDB driver after QGIS has been installed?

I have QGIS 3.2 installed (Windows 7 64-bit), and I need to be able to read and write to Esri file geodatabases. I have read the thread Installing File Geodatabase (*.gdb) support in QGIS?, which ...
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Can't create an ESRI File Geodatabase on one specific drive

I can create a ESRI file geodatabase in ArcCatalog 10.2 and 10.4 in C:/ drive and in 2 network drives but on the 3rd network drive when you try to create a file geodatabase (fgdb) by either right ...
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Editor Tracking setting on a FGDB preventing data display in QGIS

I have a File Geodatabase containing a polyline feature class. I can drag this into QGIS (3.0.0) and view the data in a read-only format. This is fine, for the purposes of the majority of users of ...
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Exporting more than 1 layer to GDB file type

Is there any way in QGIS to export more than 1 file layer/type to GDB? The only way I can see is to right-click the particular layer and save as GDB file type, but that only allow individual layers ...
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Weird schema lock issue

I wrote a Python script that produces several output features layers in separate .gdb's. As I am testing and modifying my code, I generally go into arcCatalog, find the .gdb under which the feature ...
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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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How to install filegdb driver with GDAL in linux?

I have been working on GDAL with windows platform but now I require to shift to linux. I have installed GDAL using apt-get install gdal-bin libgdal-dev pip3 install GDAL Now i require support for ...
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Creating a subset of XY data by most recent date

I have a large set of well test data that I would like to pull just the most recent test data from. The point data has several years of tests in it, at co-incident points. All of the overlapping ...
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Skip duplicate records when appending using arcpy?

The objects I want to check have unique ID's (edit: these ID's are different from OID's and will remain the same when copied). I'm appending one file geodatabase to another, and I want to make sure I'...
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What characters are not acceptable in an ArcGIS text field (File Geodatabase)?

Trying to join a table to my feature and it keeps leaving out a field. The field is a legal description of a property, it has all sorts of funky characters: : ; / \ () ' " and more The field is ...
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FME - FeatureReader parameters - Dataset: $(Output_GDB)

Novice FME user here. I have an FME model that I need to run on a quarterly basis, which among other things writes an ESRI file geodatabase and calculates zonal statistics by way of a PythonCaller. I'...
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.gdb folder to map use for Garmin gps

My government provides maps that I thought I could use on my Garmin eTrax 20. They come as a .gdb folder with these files inside. This is a N50 map over a state(Norway) if that matters. a00000001....
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ArcMap - Adding raster data automatically into geodatabase feature class [closed]

I have a point feature class in a file geodatabase, I created a raster column to add some photos, but since I have 1300+ lines I can't add every single photo manually, is there a way to add them ...
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New Feature Layer isn't showing up in Geodatabase

I've been using the following script to add a new layer to a geodatabase. arcpy.env.overwriteOutput = True in_features = "lease_polygon_testing" out_layer= "lease_polygon_testing_Layer3" ...
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Can´t add features to an ArcMap project because a GDB lock of my own computer ArcGIS

I'm trying to add some data from a GDB to an ArcMap project, but i am not abble to do it because of an existing lock. I have checked the origin of the lock and it says it´s from my own PC. Actually, ...
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Table field names mixed up in table view of ArcMap?

I'm having trouble figuring out why apparently a table from a file geodatabase isn't interpreted correctly. These are some of the fields as they should show up in the table view: However, the table ...
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Can't Open Geodatabase in QGIS on External Harddrive

I have a geodatabase that opens in QGIS fine on my internal drive, but not on my external. They both have the same permissions. The internal drive is formatted as APFS, and the external is ExFAT. I'...
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Selecting records in table from feature class using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a table and a feature class in a file geodatabase. I want to export records from the table that match what is in the feature class using ModelBuilder. For example the table contains 100 records ...
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Creating File Geodatabase in QGIS? [duplicate]

In ArcGIS Desktop we are able to create a file geodatabase and also a feature class. Is this possible in QGIS?
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Unable to edit file geodatabase: How do I fix it?

I have different geodatabase for different project. When I start projectA.mxd which connects to projectA.gdb, I cannot create and edit feature class inside. However, when I start projectB.mxd, I can ...
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Import Shapefile to GDB. OGR2OGR FGDB Driver bug(?) on CentOS 7

I used ogr2ogr to convert shapefiles to fgdb feature classes. I have like 10 of shapefiles so I imported the folder (input as a folder directory) and converted to FGDB This is the code I used ogr2ogr ...
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create am Empty GDB using ogr2ogr

I guess no one has not asked this question yet. Let's say if I want to store my CSV to GDB feature table then the code below works just fine ogr2ogr -f "filegdb" test.gdb my.csv and I thought just ...
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Select Duplicates in ArcMap Attribute Table

I am trying to select duplicates from a feature class in a file geodatabase using the ArcMap Attribute Table. The query I am using is: Address_ID In (SELECT Address_ID FROM "FoodRoutes_20180615" ...
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Open FileGDB Using QGIS 3 + OSX

I'm running the latest version of QGIS 3 from here and installed via DMG. However when I attempt to import a FileGDB, I'm not seeing the previous ESRI FileGDB option and the Open FileGDB driver doesn'...
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Why I can use geodatabase created by 10.5.1 in ArcMap 10.1

According to http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.5/manage-data/geodatabases/client-geodatabase-compatibility.htm, if the client is using 10.1, he can open geodasebase up to 10.4. But, when I save ...
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File Geodatabase to map package or map document [closed]

I have a file geodatabase which is output of a certain model builder. I need to make it as input of another tool that takes only map documents or map packages. Is there any tool in ArcMap or ArcGIS ...
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Why isn't my python script writing to a text file?

Overall objective: Open up an MXD object, copy an SDE feature class to a local GDB, then run a validation check on the data. Check is to see if there's a front and back photo for each marker point (if ...
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Inserting dynamic text from related table for Data Driven Pages of 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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Is it possible to edit a layer from Esri Personal Geodatabase in QGIS 3? [duplicate]

After a lot of research and effort I have successfully made a connection to my Esri Personal Geodatabase (.mdb file). Now I want to edit some attribute data in the attribute table of a layer... BUT I ...
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Open .gdb files using Python Script or By ogr2ogr [closed]

I have data which basically looks like this. How can I extract that into csv or text format? So that I can dump that into a certain database. Tried a lot of times but always get the error like this - ...
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Importing shapefiles in folders into geodatabase?

Using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3, I need to import thousands of folders containing shapefiles into a geodatabase. How can I do this? Here is a part of the files that need to be exported into a geodatabase:
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Merging shapefiles and saving them to file geodatabase using ogr2ogr?

I have multiple shapefiles. When it becomes one layer (one shapefile) the volume of shapefile gets over the limit of its capacity (I believe 4GB? is the limit of *.shp can have) Therefore, I need to ...
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GDB layer not loading properly

Working in v10.3, I have a .gdb with two layers; a point layer and an annotation layer. The dataset was handed to me a few days ago, and I have been editing and adding points to the point layer daily. ...
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Making maps with geodatabase? [closed]

For my master’s thesis I’m using ArcMap to create maps based on a large historical dataset. I’m mapping individual movements over long periods of time. I’m struggling to design the database and figure ...
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Is licensed file geodatabase really secure?

I am planning to deliver our geo data in Licensed File Geodatabase format. This option was quite impressive as customer can have good look of the data with limitation and expiry date before purchasing....
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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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ogr2ogr apply sqlite dialect to multiple feature classes within a fgdb

I have a quite many feature classes in a filegdb and they all have same data schema (same field names and etc). I wanted to apply a single sqlite query and I am having hard time to make a loop ...
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FME Workspace Update rows WHERE

This is about the lower part of TesterNoType In table 1 I have ex Filename, Type, Date Parks, 1, 2018-01-22 Parks, 4, 2018-01-22 Table 2 aka new information table I have information ...
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General Function Failure: failed to connect to database

I am trying to access the file geodatabase and I get a message of General Function Failure: failed to connect to database. I can access other file geodatasabses, the problem is only with this one. I ...
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Cannot write a subset of features back to the source Geopackage or File Geodatabase

At QGIS 2.18.16, I have a Geopackage point layer with a selection subset. I need to write the selected records to the same Geopackage as a new layer, with a new name. When I attempt to Save As... ...
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How to iterate over features in a filegdb - ogr Python

I'm trying to convert an Esri GDB terrain containing LiDAR data to a flat file structure (csv, xyz). Using ogr2ogr (with --explodecollections) is taking a long time (8 days so far to convert 40% of a ...
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Create a Geometric Network - Error

I'm trying to create a geometric network in a FILE GEODATABASE, but I get: Error: Cannot create geometric network. The selected feature dataset does not contain any feature classes which can ...
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Alter Field & Add Portion of Filename to Field Name

I have 350 tables in a geodatabase. Using a python script I want to iterate through all 350 tables and alter the field names of 3 fields in each table. I'd like the new field names to contain part ...
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Split By Attributes creates no Shapefiles?

I want to create for each polygon of a shapefile a separate shapefile with the Split By Attributes tool. Input is a polygon shapefile and as split field I choose the ID. This tool works fine but in ...
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Converting Personal geodatabase to GML format using ArcGIS Desktop? [duplicate]

I am working on ArcGIS 10.3. Does anyone know how to convert a personal geodatabase into a GML format?