• Is there a workflow for looping through .pagx files in order to standardize the map templates by accessing certain elements?

    I think this is a separate issue from the ones I've found open regarding layouts - but apologies if this query already exists.   I am looking to batch edit via Python a set of pagx files - but I'm not finding a...
  • ANSI E (34x44) layout not preserved from Desktop 10.7 to 10.8?

    Hello,   I recently updated my Arc Desktop from 10.7 to 10.8. After updating, all of my ANSI E (34x44) layout .mxd documents that were saved in 10.7, will no longer open in 10.8 with the correct layout, siz...
    created by PKlemin
  • Problem with exporting Pashto font in ArcGIS 10.3

    Hi,  I am trying to export a map in Pashto language. When I export the map as Image it shows the font correctly but it's not working in case of PDF. I have also tried the option of embedding font while...
    last modified by mahwizz
  • Hi! My name is Shaun Linsey

    I am senior obtaining my Bachelor of Science in Cartography with a Geotechniques Concentration from East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma.  I will be graduating in May 2021.   I am super excited to be at...
    last modified by ShaunLinsey64
  • Color Ramp Codes

    Is there a document somewhere that lists each of the ArcGIS Pro color ramps by name and their respective hexadecimal values?   For example, the 'Basic Random' ramp: 58A9CC DEEB68 CE5CF3 .... E9DA9A
    last modified by jborgion
  • chart symbology not available

    Hi, I am trying to symbolize my layer using the super cool charts option i have seen used in multiple featured articles in  ESRI ArcMap's magazine.... I found this link on how to do this (Chart symbology—...
    last modified by ssthompson_CABQ
  • How to create a built-Up area from multiple polygons?

    Hi Everyone,    I have been struggling over the last few days to emulate an old American map for a city. I actually faced two main problems:    First One: I have a shapefile for the buildings of ...
    created by Rami_Kh
  • ERROR 999999: Error executing function. Workspace or data source is read only. Failed to execute (PackageMap).

    I am trying to package a map and I keep getting this error.   ERROR 999999: Error executing function. Workspace or data source is read only. Failed to execute (PackageMap).
    last modified by julie.hines_mndnr
  • Is there a way to label features from one map frame differently from features in other map frames?

    I'm creating a map layout that shows points on a map, but there are certain regions of the map that have clusters of features making it impractical to label all features at small scale. I want to include addition...
    last modified by adam.gaudreau
  • Tips on how to differentiate overlapping polygons

    This not a technical 'how to' question but rather an artistic/cartographic one. I often have to make maps with several different (polygon) layers overlapping each other, and it can be very difficult to make each disce...
    created by sdillon_seltnh
  • Symbology in ArcPro

    I have a point shapefile and I want to vary the symbol size using a numeric attribute and vary the color using a text attribute.  It seems like you can do one or the other but not both.   Thanks.
    last modified by jwb196
  • Layout proportions?

    We would like the maps of our small regional planning organization to have a fairly standard look - not cookie-cutter, but professional with some uniformity. I am seeking guidelines, resources, standards by industry. ...
    last modified by Lakesrpc
  • How to label a two lane road with only one label.

    Does any one know an expression or how i can label only one side of the road lane. Right now both road names shows because they are different lines. I am using maplex and need to show all the roads city wide. I have t...
  • Inserting a map into a layout. Scale/zoom is wrong.

    Greetings. I am new to the community, and am a student at the University of West Florida. My major is a Master of Geographical Information Science Administration. I have a question. When I go to create a lay...
    created by jp178_pns
  • Where can I download .style files for ArcMap?

    Hello GeoNet community,   I am relatively new to ArcGIS, and had a question regarding styles for ArcMap. I am currently working on mapping out a nature preserve. This map will be intended for hikers and the...
    last modified by jakeg123
  • Missing option to apply symbology by Categories

    I have a layer file with several thousand records and a lot of columns. I'm trying to map this by breaking out values from one of the columns into categories. But I don't see an option for Categories in the symbology ...
    last modified by cesium133
  • ArcMap Dashed Line export Problem

    Hi, I am using Rail Line symbol and Bicycles paths as Dashed lines. in ArcMap both symbols appear fine but when I export they become solid, however Legend is Correct. I am using Cartographic Lines.   I read a w...
    last modified by qaisarnadeem9
  • Dynamic text with WKID

    Hi,   I am wondering if it is possible to display the WKID in a dynamic text in a layout. Starting with this code in ArcMap: <dyn type="dataFrame" name="Layers" property="sr" srProperty="name"/><dyn typ...
    created by klassizistisch
  • How to join massive .csv/.xls with .shp. Theoretically it should be working but ArcMap says (Not Responding)

    I am trying to get an .xls (also tried the same file in .xlsx and .csv) to join a parcel feature. This is county level and the data is all supplied by the auditor's office but it is in .shp and .csv format. The join s...
    last modified by bretschoening@pm.me_2019
  • Can Desktop track hours worked on a project?

    Not familiar with Basic License workflows. Can I track my hours internally with Arc products?
    last modified by bretschoening@pm.me_2019