Features To Convex Polygons

Running programmatically

Creates a convex polygon from each feature in the input feature class. Attributes of the original features are transferred to the convex polygons.

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Input Dataset

Result Dataset

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Running Programmatically

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Parameters

Expression Explanation
Function Name FeaturesToConvexPolygons
<input dataset> A String representing the input layer.
<output dataset> A String - the full name of the output layer.

Running the function

ETGWPath used in the table below is the  full path to ETGWRun.exe (E.G. "C:\Program Files\ETSpatial Techniques\ETGeo Wizards\ETGWRun.exe")

Language Syntax
Python subprocess.call([ETGWPath, "FeaturesToConvexPolygons", "input dataset", "output dataset"])
.NET using ETGWRun.exe StartInfo.FileName = ETGWPath
StartInfo.Arguments = "FeaturesToConvexPolygons" "input dataset" "output dataset"
.NET using ETGWOutX.dll FeaturesToConvexPolygons(input dataset, output dataset)
ArcPy arcpy.FeaturesToConvexPolygons(input dataset, output dataset)

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