• What license is required to delete a raster?

    I have been attempting to delete a raster from an uncompressed file geodatabase, through ArcCatalogue. I keep getting the error "Failed to delete selected object(s). The application is not licensed to perform this ope...
    last modified by Mariettehachey
  • Exporting only Symbolized Data from a Shapefile to a new Shapefile

    Ok I swear I used to do this easily in 9.3, but for some reason I am not able to figure this out.   I have a shapefile that I have gone in and symbolized using the Unique Values, Many Fields.  I want to jus...
    last modified by pjordan@drcog.org
  • Convert Labels to Annotation : No annotation features are created

    Summary: If the Data Frame Properties, Extent Used By Full Extent Command is set to an area outside the data extent, conversion of labels to annotation will not create any annotations. How to reproduce: Create a ne...
    last modified by MChilcott
  • Can't View Tiff Images In Arc To Use Them  :(

    I need help... hopefully soon.   :(   We have a folder that has PNG files, TFW files, and TIFF files. The PNG files we have no problem viewing in ArcMap and ArcCatalog, but the georeferenced TIFF f...
    last modified by lauren49
  • How to Send Crash Report Files to ESRI

    When ArcMap 9.3 crashes, the program creates a dump report.  The user is presented with a popup dialog asking if the program may send the file to ESRI.  If the program is unable to send the file, at the user...
    last modified by DudMc3a
  • Changing Annotation Reference Scale for Copied Feature Class

    As the title indicates, I'm duplicating annotation feature classes (copy/paste) in my geodatabase and I need to change the reference scale of the copy. However, the first time I open the properties of the feature clas...
    last modified by jchampagne2
  • Geographic Transformations: Where are these files stored?

    Where are the Geographic Transformation files stored on a typical ArcGIS Desktop install? I am referring to the parameter one sets in the Projection GPTool, for example (e.g. NAD_1927_To_NAD_1983_NADCON). Additionally...
    last modified by ashleydia
  • Broken search window in ArcCatalog but not ArcMap (ArcGIS 10)

    I like the new search window. it's really useful - when it works. In ArcCatalog, my search window is broken. The attached image shows side-by-side screenshots of the ArcCatalog and ArcMap search dialog boxes (I added ...
    last modified by andyroo
  • ArcMap not responding - Waiting on splwow64.exe

    I am doing a lot of conversions from CAD drawings to GIS and every so often I am running into a problem.  After adding the CAD drawings to a geodatabase, I then use spatial adjustment to move the prints to the co...
    last modified by jhatfield_sncomm
  • Snapping Toolbar not displaying

    I've tried to bring up the snapping toolbar using the in Editor menu in ArcMap, but nothing shows up, even though the tick box is ticked under the snapping submenu. Anyone else have this problem/know how to fix it?
    last modified by tgadsden-esriuk-esridist
  • 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
  • Data join - field doesn't appear

    Hi. I'm trying to join a n excel table to a shapefile with the Join command. The shapefile is a census file of block groups, and the excel sheet is some income data downloaded from American FactFinder. I am trying to ...
    last modified by sarcoguy5
  • Convert mxd to earlier version?

    Hi. I created some mxd's in 10.2. However, I am now back to using 10.0, and I wasn't able to convert them to an earlier version before I changed. Now I can't open them. I'd rather not recreate the whole maps. Is there...
    last modified by sarcoguy5
  • Does anyone have documentation comparing different GIS softwares? The idea is to present a comparison of software that allows to justify why I propose to use ESRI technology in a project

    I am preparing the documentation for a project, the client asks me to justify using ESRI technology, it seems to me that arguing that ESRI is the best software has not served them I have to present a comparison betwe...
  • Linear referencing - measure in miles - measure rounded to nearest integer

    I have a fairly simple application where I want to create a measure system of miles for a subset of our roads.  The route is created correctly with measure units in meters, but when I attempt to use miles, the is...
    last modified by SRoberts
  • Symbology Tab under Layer Properties: Categories Disappear

    If you double-click your layer in the table of contents and select the Symbology tab, under "Show:" you have Features, Categories, Quantities, Charts and Multiple Attributes.  This is the normal list... But, for ...
    last modified by romero_jesusa
  • script/modelbuilder access to 'add xy data'

    Hello, is there a way to access the 'add xy data' function from a script or modelbuilder?  (ArcGIS 9.3.1) thanks,
    last modified by wfhardim
  • Text disappears in legend when wrap applied (ArcMap 10.3.1)

    In ArcMap (ArcGIS Desktop), very often when I apply a text wrap to a legend and then export the map to a PDF or other graphic format, some of the legend text simply disappears in the exported graphic!! It is a co...
    last modified by amedori
  • Likely simple...ArcMap opening on alternate/wrong monitor of two

    Greetings - There is probably a simple answer to my issue but searching has turned up nothing specific yet. I have two monitors, one larger than the other on which I place ArcMap and the other, smaller one, is used...
    last modified by jviers
  • Increment dates by one week in attribute filed

    Hi, I have 52 records in a point feature class and I have about 20 of these tables/feature classes. Is there any way i can key in the first date then run a field calculation to populate the next record with a date 7 ...
    last modified by Youngy