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Questions tagged [modelbuilder]

An application of ArcGIS Pro and also of ArcGIS Desktop 10.x that is used to create, edit and manage models within its Geoprocessing Framework

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Creating one TIN for each iterated point and line dataset from gdb using ModelBuilder?

I need to create a TIN for every line/point dataset out of two geodatabeses. The point and line datasets have the same ending name. This is my approach how to build up the model: Am I missing ...
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Trying to automatically update, getting empty output instead

I am trying to make a model that basically updates an original file with new data. I do this by using a mask to "erase" old data and then "merging" in the new data, however this creates a separate ...
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Converting string to float in Calculate Value for ModelBuilder?

In ArcMap 10.2 I have created a nested model where I am iterating through some feature classes in order to get the minimum value of a specific field for each of them and then collect the outputs using ...
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Forcing Feature Compare tool to iterate through multiple files in specific order?

I am working with multiple layers and I have been asked to find the percentage of change between them: GEOM, ATTR and ALL. I know that there is the Feature Compare tool and the Table Compare tool (I ...
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Merge gives an empty output

Within ModelBuilder I've got an orginal file, out of this file a few locations are extracted by mask and the data has been changed afterward. Now I am trying to put this data back by first erasing the ...
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Using Iterate Feature Selection in ModelBuilder causes entire model to iterate?

I'm creating a fishnet on ModelBuilder, the extent of which is based on an Input raster. The output of "Create Fishnet" is gone through an Intersect tool, and then is fed into an Iterate Feature ...
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Generate Tessellations looping through all shapefiles from folder in ArcGIS Pro ModelBuilder?

I am trying to create Hexagonal grids for each shapefile in a folder. I opted for ArcGIS Pro ModelBuilder tool and was successful in creating a loop that reads and loads shapefile in the memory. But ...
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Get Value of more than 1 row using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

In ArcMap, ModelBuilder, in the Model Only Tools, Get Value only takes the fist row. How can I now take 2 or more rows and only select values from a specific column? I want to rewrite them ...
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Adding same field(s) to multiple shapefiles in ModelBuilder?

I have 18 feature classes that I need to convert to shapefiles and then add the same 12 new fields to. I know I can do this using the "Batch" option, but I'd like to do this in ModelBuilder so that I ...
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Selecting features in layer by attribute in field and exporting them in another shapefile using ModelBuilder?

I need to export some features inside a shapefile according to an attribute (e.g. field_value = 20). I know how to do it without ModelBuilder. I need it to do it in ModelBuilder because a have many ...
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Use Raster Calculator on huge set of rasters

I have a set of 420 raster files covering global temperature and precipitation data for each month between 1979 - 2013. I want to use the Raster Calculator in ArcMap to exclude specific values setting ...
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Iterating feature classes in different folders using ModelBuilder?

I want to use iterate feature class in Model Builder but the feature classes are in different folders. I have 7 folders and each folder has one feature class. How can I handle this problem?
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Using Extract Data tool without compressing?

I am looking for a way to either use the Extract Data tool within ArcMap without it compressing the files into a .zip at the end, or a way for the Clip tool to have a way to select multiple feature ...
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Splitting grouped polygons using ModelBuilder in ArcGIS Desktop? [duplicate]

Is it possible to split polygons in a group into individual polygons? Let's say I have 5 red individual polygons that is seen as 1 polygon as they are all grouped together, is there a way of ...
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Adding input files of near tool using %name% or %value% function?

I am trying to caluclate the nearest distance between road and road_buf shp. But I'm struggling to add input features using %name% function in NEAR TOOL. I want to add road_buf file as "c:Desktop\...
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Extending polylines edges to create polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I have two separate polyline shapefiles where the second was created by editing the records of the first one. (in the first file the line is in a different position than the other and have common ...
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Adding output value to attribute table of a feature class in model builder (ArcGIS 10.4)

I was doing spatial autocorrelation analysis in ArcGIS 10.4. So is there any way by which I can input the obtained Moran's index value in attribute table of other feature class if the objectID is ...
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Model Builder iteration process problem: could not create the output tables invalid extension

I encountered problems with my Model Builder in Arcmap 10.4: I want to perform some statistics on my rasters using the same polygon (buffer). I use the Raster Iteretor and I did check if the extent ...
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ArcGIS 10.5.1 “Name of an entry in the codedvaluedomain is empty” error

I am trying to create a model in model builder that will convert a CSV file to a dbf and then import that as a domain into a specified geodatabase. I was able to do this in another model by exporting ...
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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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Conditional join or query of two layers

I have two layers that I'm trying to conditionally join. One layer JUNCTIONS has junction IDs (NAME) and flooding volumes (Flood_cf) for each junction. I'm interested in identifying and symbolizing ...
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Building ArcGIS Model for identifying location? [closed]

I have a point shapefile of some plant species in an area of about 25000 sq.km. I have some other layers: unit boundary (private/public) roads research plots raster (land use) If I overlay all ...
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Select Feature Based on Iterate Row Value in ModelBuilder

I have a table showing commuting trips from home to work. home_id represents home and work_id represents work. Now I want to step through the trips table using Iterate Row Selection in ModelBuilder, ...
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Using Row Iterator and IDW in ModelBuilder?

I am using ModelBuilder to perform inverse distance weighting. I would like to interpolate values using a point file with values for several unique dates - resulting in a raster dataset for each ...
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Controlling sub-model processing order within master ModelBuilder model?

Background: Using ArcGIS Desktop 10.5.1, I've automated a task that requires three separate models to run in a particular sequence: model_1, then model_2, then model_3 (models 2 and 3 each start with ...
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Understanding drawing order after Apply symbology from layer in ModelBuilder using ArcGIS Desktop?

I just noticed that my layer file which has specific symbology and drawing order for points. Hence, for the symbology to work using the model "draw this layer using the symbology levels specified ...
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Feature Split by Attribute in different folders

I want to split a vector by an attribute but instead of getting all of them in a single folder, I need them by separate folders (say the same attribute I´m splitting, or another). I tried splitting ...
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Choose name of outputs in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

How can I automatically rename all new datasets/layers (ModelBuilder outputs) in ModelBuilder using ArcGIS Desktop based on one predefined new name or, alternatively, based on the name of the first ...
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Iterate bug in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

When I add inn an iterator into my model, the first tool (which in this case is "make XY event layer") keeps running in a loop. This occurs even if the iterator is not even connected to anything. Once ...
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Using Split By Attributes in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I wish to use "split by attribute" tool in ArcGIS ModelBuilder to split a shapefile (points with metadata) into different groups based on a parameter. The tool works and creates for example 4 .dpf ...
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Creating ArcGIS Pro model for combining line segments based on line values?

I have a set of lines representing a road network, all lines have a intensity value connected to it, so line lengths are not only dictated by intersections but also where this intensity value changes. ...
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Creating Drop Down List of Layers for ModelBuilder Tool?

In ModelBuilder I require the user select 1 of 5 feature class layers as the initial feature class to run the rest of the model on. The selected layer is to be then fed into a clipping tool as the ...
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Choosing number of points in Create Fishnet using ModelBuilder? [duplicate]

Is there a way of getting the analysis "create fishnet" to generate a grid of x number of points in ModelBuilder? For example, I wish to generate a grid consisting of for example 80 points within a ...
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Implementing if-then-else logic for number of points or area greater than x

I wish to alter this script (see below) that I use in model builder to choose which analysis to run next. I want to make "is state plane" process to run if "number of points (shapefile) is equal to or ...
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Applying symbology from layer using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I am trying to automatically apply symbology to my polygons based on a .lyr file by using "apply symbology from layer" on a .shp file. It seems to work if the generated .shp file from the module is ...
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Avoiding thin parts of polygons using ArcGIS Desktop?

I've used Simplify Polygon with 'Maximum Allowable Offset' 250m, and then Aggregate Polygons with 'Aggregation Distance' also 250m (opposite order also tested). Still I have thin parts of polygons as ...
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Calibrate routes not lining up with calibration points [closed]

I am currently building a model that calibrates Z and M values from Cross Sections for a stream. Z being the 100yr flood and M being the station number. What's happening is the vertex on the stream ...
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Iterate rasters > create bounds > truncate names

I'm using ArcGIS Pro 2.2 ModelBuilder. I'd like to Iterate a large number of rasters (.tifs) and create boundary files (polygons) for each of the rasters. I'm using ModelBuilder and running into ...
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Preserving links when using ArcMap and going between Different Computers?

I am a coop student who is close to finishing my second GIS coop term, and once again coming across the issue the fact that when my computer is wiped all the links to my files in ArcMap will be broken....
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Using Con tool with iterator in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have been using ArcGIS Modelbuilder on 16 years of MODIS LST 8 day data, ie. quite a few files. I want to use the QC pixel data at error <=1, 2, and 3K to overlay on the base LST data so I can ...
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Region group tool gives ERROR 999999?

I have an issue with the tool "region group". When I run my model, it always fails because of the region group tools. The error state this: ERROR 999999: Error executing function. The table was ...
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Using Append Parameter in the Add Locations Network Analyst Tool in ModelBuilder?

I am trying to get ModelBuilder to create a route for each row in a csv file. Each row has one start and stop locations (Point A and Point B). I need to add both start and stop locations to a network ...
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Merge Featureclasses if there is more than one in the FeatureClassSet

i want to check through all my gdb if a FeatureClassSet contains more than one FeatureClass. If so merge them and save the result in an other gdb otherwise just copy them to the gdb. It sounds really ...
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ModelBuilder works in editor mode, not when opened?

I have made a pretty simple model. I can run it in the edit mode within ModelBuilder, and it works perfectly. As you can see, I have set some parameters, so I do not need to run it in ModelBuilder. ...
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Creating drop-down list from dynamic field values in ModelBuilder?

I am trying to create a drop-down list containing all the values from a particular field, that I can use as an input for the Select by Attributes tool in ModelBuilder. The answer I’ve seen to ...
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Extracting field values to Excel by iterating in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a database with a lot of feature classes containing shapefiles. What I want to do is to use ModelBuilder in order to iterate through all the feature classes and for each feature class go ...
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Using ArcGIS ModelBuilder row iterator?

I have a process with an address list as an input table. The row iterator should iterate through entries of the address name column and then I use the output values for some other stuff. It works ...
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Connection between output variable and calculate field

I want to use the calculate field function, to calculate which input comes an expression that should be connected with an output variable. But I can't figure out how to do so. And if it is possible ...
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Keep the name of the files in the iterations (ArcMap)

I want to use the iteration tool (ModelBuilder - insert - iterations - raster) and when I use "Zonal Geometry as Table" and write "t_%Name% some errors appear, if I use t_%n% it works but I need to ...
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Using ModelBuilder to plot multiple routes that have just two stops (from Point A to Point B) at once? [duplicate]

How do I use ModelBuilder to plot a few hundred paths at once? Each path can vary in distance but they all have one single start and stop point. Each path can have unique ID number. I want to ...