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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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Fill not filling all sinks using ArcGIS Spatial Analyst and ModelBuilder?

I am trying to make a model where I get a shapefile of conical hills in ArcMap 10.5.1. First I invert the DEM to get depressions. Then I used the fill tool and I set z-limits for each meter from 10 to ...
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Creating individual routes from home to multiple destinations in ModelBuilder?

I've searched and searched and cannot find a solution. I'm trying to create individual routes from Homes to multiple Destinations. The unique ID is respondent in both the Homes and Destinations tables....
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Run kriging in ModelBuilder with various shapefiles

I need to run kriging in a model, using 5 different point shapefiles. I put as input %Name% to run the different shapefiles, but in Z value field I have an error, because it's different in each ...
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Logical operators and looping back through a process in Modelbuilder

I am using a series of models in ArcGIS Pro 2.1 to manage gaps and slivers on a very large dataset, and have hit a wall trying to use a logical operator. I have split the data into multiple smaller ...
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Adding script tool to ModelBuilder in ArcMap?

I have create a script and want to add it to the model I have provided. The code is: import sys, string, os import arcpy import numpy Table = arcpy.GetParameterAsText(0) Field1 = arcpy....
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Region Growing in Modelbuilder with Expand - while loop

I have a series of points (farms) for which I am trying to grow differently sized territories based on the quality of land. I've set up a model where I expand each farm by one cell, then run zonal ...
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Inconsistent Value Using Calculate Value in ModelBuilder?

I have a set of models that use Calculate Value to store file locations as strings for use in model variables and outputs, and am having an issue with the model either hanging on to the first value it ...
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Make user-defined feature set stops first and last in sequence using ArcGIS ModelBuilder and Network Analyst?

I have about 800 stops, in 26 category groups (A to Z). Each category group represents a 'run' or 'route'. What I want my model to do is allow the user to define (by clicking on the map) a start and ...
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Modelbuilder - make service area layer

I made a model in the model builder (ArcGis) to make a service area layer (see figure). Now I want to run this tool for the same locations but for different hours. -> the results would be a feature ...
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Extracting specific feature class from dataset in ModelBuilder?

I would like to be able to run a model that iterates through datasets and at one point extracts just a single point feature from within the dataset and save it in a different geodatabase. The problem ...
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ArcGIS Model Builder - Loading Tab Reader Parameter

In our office, we got a large set of MapInfo TAB files, and are planning to migrate those data to ArcGIS GDB with the same symbology available in the TAB file. On a individual TAB file to GDB, we can ...
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Run a large model by calling it in a python script?

I've created a rather large model containing a sub-model that calculates the volume of water basins(playas) in a relatively flat area of Texas. The volume is taken from one foot slices of each each ...
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Iterative point feature removal based on Thiessen polygon values

The background is: I have point feature class and Thiessen polygons created based on it. I wanted to know for each point Thiessen polygon area value, so I have calculated Thiessen polygon area value ...
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ModelBuilder Output Creates .lock file and Cannot Overwrite When Ran a Second Time

I am having trouble overwriting an output shapefile from ModelBuilder. The model works great when ran the first time, but I get an '000210 : Cannot create output .' error if I re-run the model. The ...
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Why and How does copying and pasting a “problem” model with errors in it into a new empty model fix the model (ArcGIS, ModelBuilder)

I often work with ModelBuilder and Models that have previously worked seem to become unstable or develop issues after lots of editing. They return error messages for parts of the model that did not ...
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How to run Arc Hydro in ModelBuilder?

I tried to run a ModelBuilder program but it gave the error below. I am working in ArcMap 10.2, windows 7 64 bit pro and the raster format is Grid. When installing ArcGIS 10.2, it required me to ...
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How to build a model with multivalue input and output in dynamic folders?

I am trying to build a model that gets a multivalue as an Input which is located in different folders within a main folder, and stores the Output in new folders that have the same structure like in ...
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How to use Zonal Stats as Table tool with in-line variable substitution

I have created a model to iterate a folder of 5 shapefiles to apply the Zonal Stats as Table tool to a raster. My output table is saved as table%i% so i'm expecting it produce 5 tables (table0, ...
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How to join two fields after calculating?

I have been working with two layers and I am trying to join them and turn them into a raster data. The first layer is a watershed layer which I have assigned each shed a location from the center point ...
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Running a new iteration for each column of a dataset in ArcGIS

I'm pretty new to Modelbuilding, having just been turned onto it about a week ago on here. So my problem is, I currently have a dataset of habitats that change through time (from Immature to Mature, ...
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How do I make a path cross the most possible classes in a raster?

I want to create a function and possibly use Arcmap tools to create something similar to Cost Path. Instead of just choosing the LCP, it must cross through the most different integers. Let's say I ...
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Large point to Polygon by buffer-join-buffer-dissolve issues

I have a few large datasets (about 10 million points) which I am buffering, then joining, dowgrading and finally buffering and dissolving. This is all in a model which works fine with sample smaller ...
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Iteration for “Selection by Location” in ArcGIS modelBuilder

I have a featuredataset of 50 Features which are supposed to have intersection with some lines and their Buffers which are in different feature classes. I have created a separate GDB for the Buffers ...
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Creating catalog of ModelBuilder models?

I have to create a catalog with several models that was made with ModelBuilder. Do you know a way to record basic information of a model and do it several times. i.e. (Path, Variables, elapsed time)?...
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Select by attributes ModelBuilder - text string partial values for parameter

I have a feature class of suburbs that I want to do a select by attribute on the Locality (=suburb names) field, passing a user input string parameter to selection expression. I have the query ...
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QGIS RASTER CALCULATOR - Getting the Minimum and Maximum Values of a Raster Layer

I try to work with the minimum and maximum values of a raster layer in the raster calculator in QGIS 3.6. I try to do the following formular: ( @RasterCellValue - @RasterMinValue ) / ( @...
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Moving shapefiles to folder using ArcMap ModelBuilder?

How do I move the created shapefiles (black circles) into the folder (red circle) within ModelBuilder?
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Point density from XY table in ArcGIS Pro

I have a large 1.1gb CSV table of points in Lat/Long WGS84 for which I'd like to generate a point density raster. I'm taking the following steps but the process is extremely slow. I welcome any advice ...
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What syntax should I use in my SQL query in the select statement in ArcMap if I want to use two In-Line substitution variables

I am trying to iterate though features in a shapefile. There are two columns I need to iterate through. First, I need to iterate through company names, and then using another iterator in a separate ...
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Using IF-Statements in Calculate Field Code Block inside an Iteration

I have created a model in ArcGIS 10.2 that iterates through some feature classes in order to add a field 'Zmin10' (double) and calculate the field value based on a variable (called "Minimum") to which ...
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Checking Shapefile type (Point, Line, Polygon) in ModelBuilder using python script?

I am creating a model and would like the input to branch off to different tools within the model based on the shapefile type (point, line, polygon). I haven't found a tool in ModelBuilder that will do ...
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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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Get value of more than one row using ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

In ArcMap, ModelBuilder, in the Model Only Tools, Get Value only takes the fist row. How can I now take two or more rows and only select values from a specific column? I want to rewrite them ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ModelBuilder to Iterate Row Selection with ArcMap?

I have a model that does a lot of linear calculations, then eventually runs into an ITERATE ROW SELECTION tool. I only want the iterator to cycle through the tools downstream of itself, but instead ...
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Loop over columns of shapefile in modelbuilder

I use a shapefile (rain.shp) with a bunch of columns (rain_1979, rain_1990, rain_1991, ..., rain_2015). I would like to transform every column of the shapefile into a different raster using the ...
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Calculate Grid Convergence Angle within ModelBuilder Model

I am trying to use the 'Calculate Grid Convergence Angle" tool (from Cartography toolbox -> Data Driven Pages) into ModelBuilder. The tool is pretty simple - (1) import, (2) remove no data (3) ...
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Model builder generating empty output

In the model below, I get an empty output if I run it from start to finish. It works though if I first individually run the project and create fishnet tools, then run the entire model. Something is ...
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Using ModelBuilder to Automatically Import Excel, Display XY and Append to Master Shapefile?

I'm trying to automate a daily workflow using ModelBuilder. I have several tasks that I do daily in this order: Import an Excel file that contains 16 fields including two fields with x and y ...
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Merging different .asc rasters located in different folders

I'm using ArcMap 10.6 and am trying to create a model with model builder to mosaic 3 rasters with the same name located in 3 different folders and repeat the process for all the remaining rasters in ...
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Using For Iterator in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I'm trying to build a rather easy model but somehow couldn't find a solution to one problem: I work with a main model and a submodel which contains the iterator "for". I want to buffer a feature class ...
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Iterate rows in polygon, use result to select by location

I'm not overly familiar with iterators but basically I have a polygon with multiple rows. I want to select each row in that polygon feature class and use the selected polygon in a select by location ...
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Calculate a Field in Model Builder in ArcGIS when the field name the calculation is based on is dynamic

I am essentially trying to do what is listed in this question: Renaming field via ModelBuilder? So I am trying to use the Add field > Calculate Field > Delete Field method listed but the problem is ...
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Problem adding fields with Model Builder iteration

I'm trying to add 5 different fields to a bunch of shapefiles. I've made a model to automate it, which I'll post a picture of. It says it succeeded when it's finished running, but none of the ...