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Download shapefiles from arcgis.com

If you're using ogr2ogr you can just read the data directly, no need to export to shapefile and risk messing up the field names because of the shapefile (dbf) limitations. Based on the examples in the ...
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PyQGIS - add ArcGIS Feature Service layer to QGIS including a query

There is a reason ArcGIS Feature Server documentation · Issue #6317 · qgis/QGIS-Documentation · GitHub was logged a few years ago, the documentation on this specific topic is quite poor. One approach ...
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Tiled service or not?

The WMS standard does not support tiling, but the OSGeo organization defined a long time ago a well defined profile to use WMS as tiled https://wiki.osgeo.org/wiki/WMS_Tile_Caching. At least ...
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Upload custom basemap to basemap gallery in ArcGIS Server, using ArcGIS Pro, without ArcGIS Online

The Customize basemaps process allows for the creation and use of custom basemaps. The steps are pretty straight-forward. The process requires: Creating a User Group to access the Basemap Gallery ...
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Register folder with ArcGIS Server without copying files

Per: Our IT-Administrator finds this very strange, is it really necessary to create this identical account? Yes - depending on where the data is in relation to the GIS Server, and how the GIS Server ...
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Module logger not found: running web tool script that calls MDCS on server

As @user2856 has pointed out, I solved it by importing the module in my script. I forgot that logger.py was just one of the local scripts in a subdirectory. However, I copied the logger.py file not ...
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arcgisscripting.ExecuteError: ERROR 001270: Consolidating the data failed

I got this error when my drive (c:) filled up and it had nowhere to write the result! Took me a long time to realise this
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Is there a sample ArcGIS Server service for US zip codes?

There are many Zip code databases on ArcGIS Hub, mostly for specific counties.
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