Monthly Archives: July 2016

Time Aware tip: Create a custom time slider label


Time Aware is a configurable app template that enables users to visualize time-enabled layers. It enhances the temporal capabilities of the web map, and can be configured to display time in different ways. The Time Aware configurable app includes a slider … Continue reading

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Creating dials and gauges using symbol rotation in web maps


The basics of symbol rotation were covered in a previous post that focused on using rotated symbols to display compass direction, such as the direction a vehicle is traveling, a camera is pointing, or the wind is blowing. In addition to … Continue reading

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Rotating point symbols in web maps


Symbols can be rotated based on a numeric value, useful for showing the direction a camera is pointing, a car is moving, the wind is blowing, and more. The data must have a field containing values that will be used … Continue reading

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FREE Webinar! Vector Tiles and Elevation in the Living Atlas

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Please join us August 4th for a free webinar to learn about how vector tiles and elevation data are included in the Living Atlas. Andrew Green and Wesley Jones from Esri’s ArcGIS Content Team will describe the new vector tile … Continue reading

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Using the Time Aware configurable app template


Map layers may contain temporal data—an attribute field containing the date and time that something happened. These temporal events can occur in the same place, or can occur in different places, over the course of time. For example, the recorded … Continue reading

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Tips for managing credits consumed by analysis tools


ArcGIS analysis tools enable you to perform a variety of tasks, including summarizing data, finding locations, analyzing patterns, data enrichment, and more. Presented in an easy-to-use context, knowledge workers in your organization are empowered to use tools formerly available only … Continue reading

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Troubleshooting Performance Issues in ArcGIS Pro


ArcGIS Pro is a 64-bit, multi-threaded application that takes advantage of modern computing architecture.  That architecture is a big advantage for ArcGIS Pro, but it does make it a little harder to troubleshoot performance issues when they do occur.  This … Continue reading

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Scene Viewer Tip: Daylight


Continuing with our Scene Viewer tips and trick series, with the latest release of ArcGIS Online, we are going to focus on one of the cool new features in Scene Viewer which can really add value to your scenes: the … Continue reading

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What’s new in Survey123 for ArcGIS 1.6


As you may already know, Survey123 for ArcGIS is no longer in Beta. We had our first general availability release back in June. All along our beta program tradition was to release updates every month, and we would not want … Continue reading

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Sharing content privately between organizations

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Sharing content privately between organizations is a powerful feature of the ArcGIS platform. You can share any item, including data, layers, maps, scenes, and apps, with specific members from a different organization without having to share the content to the … Continue reading

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