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How to export a jpg from ArcScene?

There is no Layout View in ArcScene. You can export your scene to JPG by using File > Export Scene > 2D... and selecting JPEG in the Save As Type drop-down of the Export Map dialog.
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Labelling an axis in ArcScene?

Turn on the 3D Graphics toolbar, adjust some of the default text graphics properties before you add a label so that it is added large enough to see/find. Select the 3D Text tool Use the 3D Text tool ...
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Making 3d block from flat 2d polygon in ArcScene?

The workflow to get this: Elevation of original buffer = 100m. I defined plateau elevation = 150 m, and computed D=50/tan(35). D=71.40 m. Next - create negative buffer "outside only" with minus 71.40 ...
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Exporting 3D map from ArcGIS Pro?

I've found a useful work around right now that works in FME As a reader select your .shp file from ArcGIS Pro. First you need to transform the shape to an 3D generated environment (important to ...
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Applying same symbology to different DEMs?

What you could is to create a Mosaic Dataset. Here the singles tiles are converted into one large tile which shows continous displaying. Here is the reference for the tool on the ESRI website: ...
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Assigning elevation to reclassified raster in ArcScene or ArcMap

Go to the Layer Properties of your Geomorphogical_FPA layer, Base Heights tab. Click the radio button 'Floating on custom surface'. Choose your DEM as the surface to drape the classified image on top ...
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Displaying multiple stacked layers in ArcMap

The Layout View of ArcMap only displays a planimetric view. For the view that you seek you could investigate the ArcScene application of ArcGIS 3D Analyst.
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Using "texture" image from Drone2Map for ArcGIS?

I was also trying to find out about textures in Drone2Map, but I didn't get a reply from ESRI. So I tested the trial versions of Agisoft PhotoScan Professional (www.agisoft.com) and Pix4D PhotoMapper ...
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ArcScene can't symbolize LAS points by classification code or return number

Fusion will allow 3D visualization by return number and return class (if the .las files contain such information). Open the software, import a georeferenced background image of the scene (any image, ...
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Slow rendering of tin of large area in ArcMap?

ArcScene has some limitations, although I think the link I am providing is for x86 systems. From personal experience you cannot load large TINs(> 1GB) into ArcScene/Desktop and visualize, but you can ...
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Exporting 3D map from ArcGIS Pro?

In ArcGIS Ideas there is an enhancement requested to Support Export of 3D PDF out of ArcGIS Pro which sounds like the requirement that you are trying to meet. Consequently, it would appear that ...
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Creating TIN says Maximum number of data points has been reached?

In an official answer I got from ESRI, they were stating that ArcScene cannot handle TIN files larger than 2GB. Their advice was to subset the data as @PolyGeo mentioned in his answer. On the other ...
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Rotate shapefile in 3d (about x-axis)

I placed points along section line at regular interval: and sampled top and bottom elevations of clay and basalt layers: After that I ran script below twice from active mxd. Highlighted fields are ...
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Arcscene 3D.wrl file to interactive 3D pdf

With Adobe Acrobat Pro DC or Adobe InDesign you can import *.u3d or *.prc format in PDF. You can use 3D features interactively with these formats in PDF. Export your scene in "VRML" format. In ...
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Why polygons is displaying under DEM?

You need to add your heights as z-coordinates. The program does not recognize a normal attribut as heights. Therefore you need to create a shapefile witch contains a third coordinate. When creating ...
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ArcGIS Online trouble with 3D extrusion in ArcScene

Currently this is a known limitation. If you have the symbology on the polygons, you can extrude the features and convert the dataset into multipatch in ArcGIS Pro using Layer 3D to Feature Class tool....
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Creating TIN says Maximum number of data points has been reached?

It sounds like you are using Raster To TIN and the help on How Raster To TIN works says: If specified, the maximum number of points acts as a TIN size constraint. The tool will stop and return a ...
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Triangulation method to create multipatch objects (decomposition of polygon surfaces)

This Esri whitepaper might get you started on the path to your answer: http://www.esri.com/library/whitepapers/pdfs/multipatch-geometry-type.pdf Or if you want Delaunay triangulation, you can try out ...
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Displaying Kriging Interpolation 3D in ArcScene?

In order to show it in 3D, you need to have X,Y, and Z values enabled in the kriging feature. Did you use the kriging tool in Spatial Analyst, Geostatistical Analyst, or 3D Analyst? My suggestions: ...
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Displaying point/kernel density map in ArcScene?

Yes, you can show the density rasters in 3D. It's unclear to me from which layer is the dialog box you're showing -- the points? You can show either the points or the density raster "floating on a ...
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How to horizontally move polygon on top of the TIN or DEM?

You may try geo-reference the polygon, i think with the small shift you have 1st order polynomial (using only one point) would be enough.
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Get distance between multipatch features in ArcGIS

According to Near 3D help your NEAR_DIST field should be 2D distance, which would be zero if the features are overlapping. You need the NEAR_DIST3 field. Also, you need to ensure that the ...
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How can I create a fill beneath my 3D surface in ArcScene?

There are multiple approaches using points, line and polygons. First create very small negative buffer of your DEM outline. arcpy.FeatureToLine_management("BUFFER", "D:/Aerials/jpgs/line.shp") arcpy....
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Cracks between ortho images when floating on 3D surface - ArcScene

As commented by @FelixIP you can simply Mosaic them into single image to avoid this problem.
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Assigning Z Value to DEM Raster

As user30184 points out, the raster values of a DEM are the heights, so no further data is needed. In ArcScene, you must specify what to use for the heights when you are draping a layer. See here ...
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ArcScene export to html

One option would be to import all of your layers into ArcGIS Online and recreate the scene there. A Scene through ArcGIS Online works very well and can be published easily to the public web. I have ...
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volume mass calculation

Yes, these are the fundamental steps to achieve your goal. The outputs according to ESRI can be read as; Volume—The volume of space between the input and reference surface that is bounded by the ...
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Adding Basemap to ArcScene?

Export your base map from ArcMap as GeoTiff. File->Export Map->Save as type (TIFF)->Format tab under 'options'->check 'Write Geo TIFF Tags. This image could be added to arcscene. It works fine. ...
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Adding Basemap to ArcScene?

You can't add basemaps into ArcScene from Adding an ArcGIS Online basemap into ArcGlobe Note that none of the online basemaps will work in ArcScene. You could work around this by clipping or ...
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ArcScene: Export Multipatch to CAD

I have had exactly the same problem - both in ArcScene and in ArcGIS Pro. I solved it by installing Data Interoperability Extension for ArcGIS Pro. I built a very simple tool reading a shape-file (...
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