Category: ArcGIS Online

Quick Step Guide: Storytelling Map Tour

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Map Tours are an easy and interesting way to combine text, media (photos and videos), and and their geographic locations using an interactive map. Map Tours can be authored and published by anyone with an ArcGIS account – whether you’re … Continue reading

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The Twelfth Day of Esri Holiday Maps – ‘Twas the Night before Vacation

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‘Twas the night before vacation, and on the Twelfth day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential for an adult to have taken three or more domestic vacations in the last twelve months.  From … Continue reading

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The Eleventh Day of Esri Holiday Maps – All I Want for Christmas is a Brand New Car

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On the eleventh day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential for an adult to be very likely to buy a new vehicle in the next 12 months.  We all see the commercials around the holidays showing … Continue reading

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Final Reminder: Bing Maps Use in ArcGIS Has Changed

This is a last reminder that complimentary use of Microsoft’s Bing Maps with ArcGIS will end on December 31, 2013.

To continue using Bing Maps with ArcGIS after December 31, you will need to obtain your own Bing Maps key directly from Microsoft and then input the key into your ArcGIS products. Continue reading

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The Tenth Day of Esri Holiday Maps – GPS Is Coming to Town

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On the tenth day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential for a household to own a portable GPS navigation device.  Gone are the days of fighting with paper maps when you are navigating.  … Continue reading

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The Ninth Day of Esri Holiday Maps – Feliz Volunteer

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On the ninth day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential to have volunteered for a charitable organization in the last twelve months.  Collecting and delivering toys or serving meals in a soup kitchen … Continue reading

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Esri Basemap System Upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server

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NOTE AS OF FEB. 21, 2014:  The basemap system upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server occurred last night.  See Basemap System Upgrade to ArcGIS 10.2 for Server Completed for the latest information on this update. As mentioned in the What’s … Continue reading

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About the Modify Map button

A new feature of the latest ArcGIS Online update (December 2013) is that a simplified map viewer opens if the user has not logged in to their account. Capabilities such as Save, Add, Get Directions, Manage Bookmarks, and some layer options are not available in simplified mode, making it easier to use for casual, anonymous viewers of your maps.

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The Eighth Day of Esri Holiday Maps – Rockin’ Around the DVR

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On the eighth day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential for a household to have a digital video recorder (DVR).  With hectic schedules and not enough hours in the day, busy people relish time … Continue reading

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The Seventh Day of Esri Holiday Maps – Joy to the Smartphone

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On the seventh day of Esri Holiday Maps, we give to you a map of the potential for an adult to have a smartphone. Smartphones provide a wealth of information right at our fingertips, and enable us to be constantly connected … Continue reading

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