Category: ArcGIS Online
Please join the Community Maps team on November 6th, 11:00 a.m. – noon Pacific time, for another free webinar filled with exciting news about the Esri Community Maps! Here’s a quick look at this month’s agenda: Steve Sharp of the … Continue reading
We updated Collector for ArcGIS on both the iOS and Android platforms October 27th, 2014. For the iOS platform, Collector now fully supports the new resolutions introduced with iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. In addition, a number of key … Continue reading
Governments and organizations have been hard at work creating Open Data sites to make their authoritative data accessible, discoverable, explorable, and collaborative. There are over 100 sites in the ArcGIS Open Data site gallery for you to explore! In this new blog … Continue reading
Explorer for ArcGIS is a great app for working with your maps and presentations on iPhones, iPads, and Macs. With a recent update Explorer running on iOS for iPhones and iPads no longer requires logging in with an organizational account, and … Continue reading
Your organization home contains several key sections that you can customize to reflect your own unique look and feel. These include the background image, organization banner, featured gallery, and description. The Organization Description on the home page can include text … Continue reading
Word is getting out about the power and accuracy of Esri’s U.S. Tapestry Segmentation Data. In the last few weeks, Tapestry and our ZIP Lookup app have been showcased in articles in Time, Wall Street Journal, Esquire, and others, and … Continue reading
Using web maps powered by Hosted Feature Services you can rapidly deploy field collection schemas to the field for use with Collector for ArcGIS. You can publish map layers directly from ArcMap that have awesome templates with great forms that include pick lists just the way you modeled them in the geodatabase.
But no matter how much of a GIS rock star you are, you won’t get that schema 100% right the first time. So what do you do when you miss a domain value, template or you misspell a field alias? Your field team is out there, collecting stuff. You can’t republish the service!
Well did you know that you can update the schema without having to republish? It’s true. You can add a domain value, remove a template, update the alias for a field.
Here is a document that shows you How to Update Hosted Feature Service Schemas.
by Rajinder Nagi, Lead Community Elevation On September 23, 2014, the White House announced that the highest possible resolution elevation data generated from NASA’s Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) in 2000 will be released globally over the next year. The announcement … Continue reading
The Ocean Basemap team has been hard at work in expanding the data content in the World Ocean Basemap! The latest release, which went live October 15, 2014, features data from Geoscience Australia. Geoscience Australia, along with several other responsibilities, … Continue reading
The updates were minor bug fix releases but there are a couple of new features worth noting:
- Both Collector and Explorer now support Thai as a new language.
- Explorer added support for viewing public maps shared to ArcGIS.com without having to sign in as a named user of an ArcGIS Online organization.