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Airbus WorldDEM4Ortho in ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World

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ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World provides foundation elevation layers to support your work in 2D and 3D. Over the last couple of years, Esri has been developing World Elevation Services primarily from best authoritative data from open sources and … Continue reading

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Working with tens of thousands of features in GeoPlanner for ArcGIS

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Applying GIS tools to urban planning projects sometimes entails working with tens of thousands of features. Determining the number of bus stops in a city, houses in a town, or streets in a county are a few examples. GeoPlanner for … Continue reading

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Creating dials and gauges using layered symbols and rotation

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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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What’s in the January 2018 ArcGIS Release

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It’s a new year and a new opportunity for Esri to support ArcGIS users with fresh functionality and an even more user-friendly approach to apps and agility. Here is a closer look at the January 2018 ArcGIS Release. ArcGIS Pro … Continue reading

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Creating Dynamic and Conditional Charts in Business Analyst

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Business Analyst Web App (BA Web) infographics are incredibly powerful ways to summarize data in visually stunning ways. One of the most popular features is the chart widget. BA Web allows users to create a range of bar, line, ring … Continue reading

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How to prevent accidental deletion

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You’ve been busy adding items for others in your organization to use. You’ve created and added layers, used those layers to craft great maps, and used those maps to make great apps and story maps. How do you prevent accidentally … Continue reading

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Keep your ArcGIS organization organized with visual cues

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If you’re an organization Administrator, paying attention to details early on often pays large dividends over time. As organizational assets grow in number, whether they be shared items or groups, the ability to quickly and easily identify them and recognize … Continue reading

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Displaying multiple photos at a single location in a Story Map Tour

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Story Map Tour is a popular story map that enables you to display photos along with their locations in an interactive map. Examples of map tours include Santa Clara Parks and Pools, Palm Springs Map Tour, and others you’ll find in … Continue reading

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Adding links to captions in your Story Map Tour

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Story Map Tour is a popular story map, presenting a set of photos or videos along with captions, linked to an interactive map. It’s ideal for creating virtual tours, or any collection of places you’d like users to follow in … Continue reading

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Vertical Coordinate Systems in the ArcGIS Platform

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Oftentimes, data is collected in a coordinate system that isn’t suited to how you will be using it. Ensuring that the correct coordinate system is defined and a proper transformation is set is key to preventing inaccurate analysis, editing, and visualization. With 3D data, we have … Continue reading

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