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I'm using dynamic text on a layout and need it to fit in a certain space.  So I added the text box to fit that space.  Problem is some owners are 2 words and some are many many more.  The text box will just drop whatever doesn't fit inside the box, which I don't want to happen.  Was thinking that maybe there was a simple fix like with the legend… (Show more)
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I am trying to see the print preview of a map layout using data driven pages in ArcGIS Desktop 10.4.1. I have used Grid Index features and when I try to see the print preview, for first page it shows the preview correctly but when I click on Next and see the preview, it is displayed as given below. When I click on Previous, Next or Last after… (Show more)
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Without editing, converting, creating more data or using colour fill is it possible to display the boundaries of adjacent polygons with different coloured lines based on an attribute by using a display offset or something like that i.e. If colour fill was to be used:   The target condition although was done using graphics and fudging: Seems… (Show more)
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12/5/2016:  Added extensively to the Regularize Building Footprint tool suggestions. 12/8/2016: Changed 1200 to 12000 in the Regularize Building Footprint tool suggestions. 12/21/2016:  Added Clean Extracted Buildings Using Regularize Building Footprint Tool 12/22/2016:  Corrected error in models for Clean Extracted Buildings Using Regularize… (Show more)
Using ArcGIS Maps for Office, is there a limit of only one map per slide? I tried to work around this by copy/pasting a map from another slide, did not work. Is this a limitation by design? thanks!
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Hello, I'm a new user and am wondering if ArcGIS can do the following:   I need to create a highly detailed topo of a small residential property and create viewshadows from 6 different viewpoints with the goal being to see which areas on the property can not be seen from the 6 viewpoints. The property is in a highly regulated coastal area where… (Show more)
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I have created 16 label classes and I want each label class placement property to be on the line. Two of the label classes are labeling above the line with the placement property set to "on the line". On the Conflict Detection tab I have buffer set to 0 for all label classes. For the 2 label classes in question I have label weight set to high and… (Show more)
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