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how to geoprocess my jpg in arcmap

May 30 2010 | 0 comments
Categories: Map Data

hi all

how to geoprocess my jpg file in arcmap ( arcgis 9.2 ) and how it will be displayed in arcmap window with the coordinates

-jawaharkumar

Mapping Center Answer:

JPEG files are treated as raster datasets.  In order for it to work in geographic space you it will need to have a world file.  If there isn't one, you can set up one using the georeferencing toolbar.  See this help topic for how to do that:

http://webhelp.esri.com/arcgisdesktop/9.3/index.cfm?id=3153&pid=3144&topicname=Georeferencing_a_raster_dataset

 

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