How To: Optimize performance when performing spatial analysis
If you plan to run several spatial analysis functions on the same dataset, you can optimize their performance by first converting the dataset to a grid before running the functions.
- In ArcToolbox, under the Conversion Tools toolset, click the Import to Raster toolset and select the appropriate tool to convert your raster to a grid.
- Perform your analysis using the converted grid.
Article ID: 000004512
Software: ArcGIS - ArcEditor 8.1, 8.1.2 ArcGIS - ArcInfo 8.1, 8.1.2 ArcGIS - ArcView 8.1, 8.1.2