• Polygons with transparent fills and solid outlines

    I need to create polygons with transparent fills and solid outlines. I can do this by superimposing the same poly over itself on a separate layer so that the bottom layer is a transparent fill with no outline and the ...
    last modified by texus
  • ArcGIS 10 - Default Geodatabase

    Hi, Does anyone know if there is a way to change where the path of the default geodatabase when ArcMap starts? Currently, when ArcMap is started it defaults to "C:\Documents and Settings\<user>\My Documents\Ar...
    last modified by sfadum
  • Using "lmutil lmstat" to check License Mgr v10.+  status on a remote machine (solution)

    updated Feb 20, 2018   This is to help anyone that may use the "lmutil" command line utility to check the status of concurrent license usage on a remote machine (i.e. from a local, non license manager (LM) machi...
    last modified by rastrauch
  • Where Have All the Licenses Gone Functionality

    To All ArcGIS Desktop Users: For ArcGIS v9.x, there is an ArcScript called Where Have All the Licenses Gone that would connect into the License Manager and provide a report of all users of the various core concurrent...
    last modified by mvolz47
  • Add Field error moves existing field data around.

    I am trying to add a field to a shapefile. Whenever I do it will move all my exisiting data around and add data to some fields. I have attached a before and after picture. This happens if I add the field manually or w...
    last modified by gslim
  • all functions gone in the Arc toolbox

    Original User: sigmaigma Hello! After deinstalling Python by mistake (I guess, that was the reason) all the functions in the toolbox are gone. Whenever I try to use one of them the appropriate window opens but the o...
    last modified by geonetadmin
  • Opening the selected ArcMap document failed.

    I have been working on a mxd in ArcMap 10.1. When I open it in ArcMap 10.2 on a different computer, it won't open and gives me an error message. Opening the selected ArcMap document failed. The data frames of the ma...
    last modified by hsjuc
  • MS Visual C++ Runtime Error

    Hello all, I tried to georeference a corrupted AutoCAD .dwg drawing and have corrupted something in my user profile.  Now when I try to add data using the add data button I receive a C++ runtime error.  Hav...
    last modified by uhlman_w
  • Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library error in ArcCatalog

    In ArcCatalog, version 9.3.1, when I click on a shapefile I recieve this error: "Runtime Error! Program:  C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\bin\ArcCatalog.exe This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it i...
    last modified by cityofmerced
  • Are your toolbars disappearing? ArcGIS 10

    After a few hours of experimenting and trying to get my custom toolbars set up and stay in the normal.mxt in ArcGIS 10 I was finally able to get it done. There were several confusing issues all along. I had read that ...
    last modified by jlhansen
  • Merge vs. Union vs. Append

    Hi there, Does anyone know if there's an ESRI white paper or support page that details the differences between these various tools? I am aware of the individual support pages for each of these tools, but not of one t...
    last modified by topological_dangles
  • Keep losing network drives in ArcGIS 10.1

    Every morning when I turn my computer on and go into ArcGIS I have to disconnect my network drives than "connect to folder" again in catalog. All of our imagery is mapped to a server running 2003 using a drive letter...
    last modified by JonHamilton
  • Calculate Subtype field using Text field

    I'm trying to set up a new Geometric Network using existing data.  I've created a new Subtype field for connectivity, and want to calculate the values in this subtype field based on the values in an existing text...
    last modified by mlou
  • License Manager 10 to 10.2 Upgrade

    We are looking to do an enterprise deploy with only a couple of our desktop users to 10.2 from 10.0 and wondering if a Desktop 10.0 machine won't notice or if they will have to be redirected to a new 10.2 License Mana...
    last modified by bradysmith
  • Clip before creating a tile package

    Is there a way to clip or to limit the extents of the output when creating a tile package? Thanks, Jon.
    last modified by jbailey.spatialbridge
  • California State Highway shields for labels

    Does anybody know where I can get California State Highway shields for labels?
    last modified by dukeofurl01
  • Import Features into PostgreSQL/Postgis using database connection

    I'm testing the new feature of ArcGIS 10.1, importing features into PostgreSQL/Postgis using a simple database connection (without a geodatabase) but got allways the error "Cannot create output Database Connections .....
    last modified by Peter
  • Make XY Event Layer Error???

    Hello everyone.  I have been trying for a week now to diagnose why I'm getting the following error in my python script. X:\18HR-20130316_0000-20130316_1800.csv Traceback (most recent call last):   File "Z:\...
    last modified by chagan02
  • Deafult font

    How to change the default font type in ArcGIS (from Arial to Times NR, for ex.)?
    last modified by ajudante
  • Alternative License Manager names for licenses

    Hi, It seems that the Licenses maanger knows licenses by different names to the Extensions, maybe other license types too. i.e. ArcView - Known as Viewer 3D Analyst - Known as TIN Spatial Analyst - Known as Grid Is...
    last modified by paul.coe@sse.com