Populate a field with consecutive numbers

25 Aug

This is an old problem I encountered some time ago and the solution is rather simple, however to find it  proved to be time consuming so I thought that to share it here would be fine.

I basically wanted to create in an Arcgis shapefile  a field with consecutive numbers. This is easy to do by hand if you have 5 records, but if you have thousands you can find the solution in:


Enjoy your day 🙂

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