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Calculating distance between consecutive points using ArcGIS Desktop using Python in Field Calculator?

Question asked by bobcos on Sep 16, 2016
Latest reply on Sep 23, 2016 by Dan_Patterson

I can't get the following to work for me. It's exactly what I need!


Finding distance between consecutive points using ArcGIS Desktop? - Geographic Information Systems Stack Exchange 


I have access to  desktop 10 and 10.4, I have tried it on a couple different shapefiles and get vague error messages.  Does the coordinates system matter?  does the name of the field matter?  My understanding is if I paste the code in the right places and choose python as the parser I should get the distances between the points in my shapefile.


The data points are the location of eagles