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Disperse Points

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Disperses (separates) the coincident points. The first point in a location preserves its coordinates. Every next point found in the same location is moved randomly within user defined maximum offset distance from its original location.




Input Dataset
Dispersed Randomly
Disp Random
Dispersed Regularly
Disp Regular

ToolBox implementation
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Command line syntax

ET_GPDispersePoints<input_dataset> <out_feature_class> <tolerance> <disperse_method>


Expression Explanation
<input_dataset> A  Point feature class or feature layer
<out_feature_ class> A String - the full name of the output feature class (A feature class with the same full name should not exist)
<tolerance> A Double representing the Maximum allowed offset - the duplicate points will move no further than this tolerance from their original location.
<disperse_method> A string defining how the points will be dispersed - "Random" or "Regular"

Scripting syntax

ET_GPDispersePoints(input_dataset,  out_feature_ class, tolerance,disperse_method)

See the explanations above:
<> - required parameter
{} - optional parameter

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