Programming ArcGIS 10.1 with Python Cookbook

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Packt Publishing Ltd, Jan 1, 2013 - Computers - 304 pages
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This book is written in a helpful, practical style with numerous hands-on recipes and chapters to help you save time and effort by using Python to power ArcGIS to create shortcuts, scripts, tools, and customizations."Programming ArcGIS 10.1 with Python Cookbook" is written for GIS professionals who wish to revolutionize their ArcGIS workflow with Python. Basic Python or programming knowledge is essential(?).

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Creating Custom Geoprocessing Tools
Geographic Data and Tables
Fundamentals of the Python Language for ArcGlS
Finding and Fixing Broken Data Links
MapDocument findAndReplaceWorkspacePathsll
Automating lVlap Production and Printing
Querying and Selecting Data
Listing and Describing GIS Data
Creating a button addin
Creating a tool addin
Error Handling and Troubleshooting
A Automating Python Scripts
B Five Things Every GIS Programmer Should Know How to Do with


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Eric Pimpler is the founder and owner of GeoSpatial Training Services ( and has over 20 years of experience in implementing and teaching GIS solutions using ESRI technology. Currently, Eric focuses on ArcGIS scripting with Python, and the development of custom ArcGIS Server web and mobile applications using JavaScript. Eric has a Bachelor's degree in Geography from Texas A&M University and a Master's of Applied Geography degree with a concentration in GIS from Texas State University.

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