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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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Exporting Multiple Variable Inputs to CAD in ModelBuilder?

I am trying to create a tool that clips (X) layers from an area, and creates a CAD file with the layers. I'm using inline substitutions to fill in the names for the layers, (X), which are then ...
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Table to Excel creating sheet name with special characters 10.3

I have been searching through forums to solve this issue with no luck. I work for a housing finance agency specializing in affordable housing. When we receive applications, we send letters to ...
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Automatically updating ModelBuilder tools when submodels are modified?

I have some pretty complex ModelBuilder tools I have developed that contain a lot of nested sub-models. These submodels are sometimes modified, such as in value lists or code blocks, but the tools ...
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ModelBuilder: Make Feature Layer

I have created a model that (I want) to take a point, selects the polygon it is within, selects a different point that is within the same polygon that contains the data I am after. I then want to ...
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Select by Attributes iteration in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

Trying to select all points by location that fall within a polygon select by attribute from the selected by location using an expression. so far it works fine .. I have a list of values - I need ...
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Iterating remap tables in ModelBuilder?

I'm new to ModelBuilder and have successfully used iterators for other things, but I'm having an issue with one particular model... I have one raster file showing direction to nearest coast ("...
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Setting ModelBuilder to ignore error and continue?

I am running a couple of models to firstly, reproject a directory of raster images and secondly to clip them to a polygon boundary. When running the clip the model exits if a raster falls just ...
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QGIS plugin creation using ArcPy Model in ArcGIS

I have created a ModelBuilder in ArcGIS 10.3 and exported the Python file. Now I want to use that Python file in QGIS plugin. Can that be done?
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How to extract various Thresholds of Chl-a pixels in ArcGIS in bulk?

I have 17 years worth of Chl-a data from January to December in raster format and now I just want to just look at amounts from 10-30 mg/m3 of Chl-a data. Can I extract just this data from the image, ...
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Substitute different equation parameters (e.g. slope) when batch processing raster calculator in ArcGIS Desktop?

I have 15 multiband rasters for a total of 45 total single-bands (5 dates x 3 sensors x 3 bands per sensor) for which I need to apply a unique calibration function in the form Y=A*[exp(B*X)] to for ...
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Writing Raster Calculator Map Algebra expression?

I have the following map algebra expression to be used in Raster Calculator. The "Output raster" should satisfy the following conditions: If (IsUseAWSSites == True): if (InputRaster exists): ...
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Parse path multiple files and iterate multivalue or raster in ModelBuilder?

I have 2 files (rasters) (p1.img and p2.img), upon which I want that all model steps run. There are numeric steps from a to p (a, b, c, ..., etc) on the model. I tryed two iterators: multivalue and ...
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Using ModelBuilder to count number of times pixel has value higher than zero for more than three consecutive rasters?

I am quite new to the iterators within ModelBuilder. I have 2500 rasters representing a temperature in a region of Norway on a given day at 1 km resolution. I am interested in when the temperature is ...
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Natural Breaks (Jenks) classes as a new column values

I have .shp layer with column Length In Layer Properties it's possible to display Layer with natural breaks (Jenks) classification. It's shown below: Based on that classification I'd like to ...
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Export Features by Multivalue?

I have a similar problem to the user in this question from a couple of years ago: How to Extract by Attribute Using ModelBuilder with User Input? Except when I go to build the model, the "Values" ...
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Select by location from multiple files and extract to shp with ModelBuilder?

I need to select data by location from multiple files and then to extract to separate shapefiles. I tried to implement this process using ModelBuilder through workspace iterator. However, the tool "...
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Disperse Markers in ArcPy or ModelBuilder?

So I have a set of around 100 clusters that are all contained in a different shapefile. I want to use the disperse markers tool on all of them, but I don't want to go in an individually use the tool ...
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Export attribute table from ArcGIS Online and format it in Google Sheet/Excel Online etc

Some background: I'm using Esri's Modelbuilder to produce some data from a view I've created in Microsoft SQL Server. I open the result from running the model in ArcGIS desktop and publish as a ...
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Iterate feature classes to append a folder of shapefiles to their corresponding feature classes in a preset geodatabase template?

I want to make a tool with iterate feature classes that will take my shapefile folder and append each shapefile to it's corresponding feature class in a template geodatabase. I have a folder with ...
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Add to display Feature Class (GDB) with variable name

I have a model in modelbuilder and I'm trying to display the output with the same name as the input (using Parse Path Name) which something like "C12345_BIRDS" so I want to add "_FINAL" to this. If I ...
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Using Python Script and Model Builder to create JSON output

So I have a script that creates a selection based off of a user's entry and stores select attributes of that entry into a python dictionary. Ideally, the user would give a street segment ID and the ...
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Data type changing in ArcMap 10.4 Model Builder?

I have a simple model constructed in ModelBuilder that takes a Feature Class as an input parameter, then adds and calculates a series of fields based on data from a table that is joined during the ...
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Processing to a Table in a python script tool not accessible via main model on Server

I have a python script running in a main model that adds new fields to a table, runs some calculations etc. I have then tried to pass the final table as a parameter (ThemeIndicators_2) from the python ...
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Choosing Iterator when using TAB Reader in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have added the TAB Reader 5.2 tool to a model; TAB Reader (from DataEast) can convert multiple MapInfo tab files to ArcGIS format. However, I would like to iterate through many folders, each of ...
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Filtering a polygon by area with multiple iterations?

I am currently working on a habitat conservation map in ArcGIS 10.3. I want to filter out smaller areas from my polygon layer, but as I'm not sure what the appropriate habitat patch size is for this, ...
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clipped raster but attribute table not updated?

I have a nightlights raster file of India, and I clipped it using the block shapefile for India. After the clipping, the clipped raster files have the attribute of the original raster file. I want the ...
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Creating clusters based on nearest distance attribute in ArcMap using ModelBuilder

I am attempting to create a tool via modelbuilder that creates clustering for a polygon feature class based on the distance field attribute (between one polygon to another) that I have created using ...
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Clip raster using a shapefile of 5500 polygons

I have a nightlights raster file of India, and i want to clip it using the block shapefile for India. There are 5500 blocks. But I can't find a unique attribute(except for serial no.) to clip the ...
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Double Iteration Intersect in Model Builder

I need to intersect two highly-overlapping shapefiles, the first with 60 polygons (ponds), the second with 3000 (lilly pads). A straight-up intersection does not work (60 x 3000 -- it runs for hours ...
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Using Calculate Value to Replace UTM83 to NAD83 in file name within Model Builder

I am looking to use the Calculate Value tool to replace the UTM83.sid input aerial file name with an output aerial file name using the new projected coordinate system of NAD83.jp2 What do I use for ...
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Prevent ModelBuilder Tools From Running if Published to ArcGIS Server

I'm looking for a way to prevent an ArcGIS ModelBuilder tool from running if it's been published to ArcGIS Server. Or, even better, for a way to prevent the tool from being published to Server in the ...
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Managing intermittent data in ModelBuilder?

I'm writing a model to automate combining county land cover masks in a large watershed. For example, I run Mosaic to New Raster to combine a Rail Right of Way mask (1,null) with an impervious ...
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Using Collect Values in ArcGIS ModelBuilder with submodel?

I have a large model with submodels. Basically the Model iterates through all Districts, selects in each district an attribute above a certain threshold, creates a layerfile of it. The submodel ...
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ArcGIS Modelbuilder: Merge features from same layer into one feature

How can I merge two features from the same layer into one feature when using the Model Builder? Outside of the model builder, this can easily be done with the Edit Tool. How can I make the same ...
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Model Builder: Iterating files; Don't know what to make “input” in later tool

I have a simple model where I am trying to iterate through a year of daily tif's and recode everything in them as either snow covered ground or not snow. My problem is I have no clue what to put ...
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Use Parse Path and Get Field Value for Output FC Name? Model Builder

Is it possible to combine my parse path "value" and my get field value "date" to name my output feature class? Essentially, I want the name to appear as such: "_40588_04102016" So my output feature ...
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ArcGIS 10.2 Model builder Spatial Join user input

I have a model that runs a spatial join and then adds and calculates fields to that joined table output. The model is designed so that a user can change the target features and join features. I have ...
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Using output feature class field values in SQL query in model builder

I have two processes in model builder: Iterate over a "ID_SPATIAL" field values = creating a subset of original feature class (and agregating using Frequency tool) Creating a different subset using a ...
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Expression Within ModelBuilder?

In ArcMap I add 2 tables, join on a field then run an attribute query to return any of the joined tables records that are not null in a particular field - all works OK. I would like to build this ...
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Selecting multiple polygons based on common field in a point file (point does not fall within polygon) to perform service area analysis

I have 2 layers; a point layer defining poll locations (340 points), and a polygon layer defining poll divisions (areas assigned to a poll location) (2079 polygons). Each point relates to one or more ...
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“undo” pivot table with ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I have a table in a geodatabase with an ID and a text field for each day of a week. The text fields contains 0 or 1 for monday, 0 or 2 for tuesday, and so on. One ID can have multiple day entries, so ...
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Loading existing datasets into empty geodatabase (with schema) in ModelBuilder with iterator and append?

I'd like to load existing feature classes within a dataset in one geodatabase into a new, empty geodatabase with schema already set up. Both geodatabases, the one containing the data and the one ...
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Dynamically updating path weights with route in ModelBuilder?

I am trying to force the routing to reuse as many path parts as possible as described in initial question. The submodel for it is as follows: What it supposed to do is as follows: The path from the ...
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Modifying Cluster Analysis script in ArcGIS.com Incident Analysis template to add dissolve for other fields?

I have fiddled around with some of my data, especially a high-count (> 50,000) point data set of business locations. In small scale I have successfully used ESRI's Incident Analysis to cluster these ...
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Using iterators to simplify model in ModelBuilder?

I'm relatively new to automating processes with ArcGIS. The overall goal of the model is to first isolate the road network of a user input town/city from a state/provincial road network file and then ...
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Clipping only overlapping datasets using Iterator function in ArcGIS ModelBuilder?

I've create a geodatabase with about 100 feature classes for my home province. I want to be able to specify a project extent and clip the feature classes to that extent and save into a new ...
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Using ModelBuilder or Python parser of Field Calculator to check values between two datasets?

I have a *.dbf that I need to check values against for a shapefile. I need to report whether the values match the dbf in the shapefile and, if not, what the value should have been (in two new fields)...
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Keeping the z-statistic while kriging within ArcGIS Model Builder

I am creating a model that accepts in a .csv file and plots the XY points on a calculated field. The preferred interpolation method is kriging, and when I try to update the z-value field, the ...
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Surface Volume: output table given all in one column?

The model iterates through a Point Feature Class to calculate different volumes. As an output I get two different styles of tables, both in one and the same iteration. One is the actual correct output ...
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Why the iterator never ends?

I set a iterator to create two categories of feature class, and then join and dissolve them. The calculation works fine. However, the running result never shows completion even when the calculation ...