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Adding the InVEST toolbox to ArcGIS

Hi everyone,
Good day. I just installed InVEST but at the time of adding Toolbox in ArcGIS 10.3, I cannot find “coastal_protection_t1.tbx” in the InVEST folder. Why? How Can I add all the Invest model in ArcGIS 10.3. 

However, I can open the desired model from start menu in windows 8. For ex. If I want to open Habitat risk Assessment model tool, I can go to start menu and click it from Invest folder.  

Thank you in advance for your availability. 

Yours sincerely
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  • swolnyswolny Member, NatCap Staff
    Hi Sohel -

    InVEST does not run in ArcGIS, it only runs from the Start Menu in Windows. Hopefully you're using the latest version (3.5.) You can still use ArcGIS to create your inputs and work with your outputs, but the models run independently, they do not rely on an GIS.

    ~ Stacie

  • Hi Stacie,
    Many thanks for your valuable help..

    Kind regards
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