February 2016 Local Government, State Government, Emergency Management, Water, Gas and Electric Solution Updates


At the end of February, 5 new solution products were added to ArcGIS, 26 existing solution products were updated and 1 solution product entered the Mature lifecycle phase. Solution products included with ArcGIS are ready-to-use maps and apps that reduce … Continue reading

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Point Based Service access with ArcGIS Earth

What3Words in Rome

In honor of the Esri Developers Summit going on right now in Palm Springs, California, I thought that I’d provide a quick look at a hidden capability in ArcGIS Earth 1.0 that allows a developer to enable end users to … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro in Mac OS X


ArcGIS for Desktop has been developed for Windows Operating systems, but there are many users out there running ArcGIS Desktop on Macs. Two options are available.  The user can install Windows in Boot Camp, a native feature of the Apple … Continue reading

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AppStudio version 1.1 is Now Available


We’re pleased to announce that version 1.1 of AppStudio for ArcGIS is now available.  You can get the new version of AppStudio by logging into http://appstudio.arcgis.com or downloading the AppStudio Desktop Edition from the download page. This release includes new … Continue reading

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Optimize offline fieldwork with Collector 10.3.7


Collector for ArcGIS now supports advanced offline settings in ArcGIS Online that optimize download and sync operations. With the new releases of ArcGIS Online and Collector, authors can edit map settings so that field workers only download and sync the … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro SDK Session Update – Dev Summit 2016


Here we go with Dev Summit 2016, and here is the latest listing of the six ArcGIS Pro SDK sessions in chronological order with locations.  For more information, go to the online detailed agenda and type Pro SDK into the … Continue reading

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Configurable apps for Scenes (3D)


Web scenes support the display of 3D content. They can be authored and viewed using the scene viewer, an app built into ArcGIS Online. Just like 2D maps can be viewed in configurable application templates, so can 3D scenes. Here’s how … Continue reading

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Visualizing Features with On The Fly Aggregated Values from Time-Series or Historical Observation Data

ArcMap showing point features and time series table

Time-series data stores observations, measurements, model results, or other data obtained over a period of time, at regular or irregular intervals. They can be broadly classified into two groups: One where the location of an entity moves over the time, … Continue reading

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ArcGIS API for JavaScript Version 3.16 released


The ArcGIS API for JavaScript version 3.16 was released today deploying several new features, enhancements, and bug fixes. Headlining this release is the improved Feature Table, which now supports editing feature attributes within the table. We also made improvements to … Continue reading

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Setting Up a Searchable Feature Layer in Configurable Apps

Search Widget

There are a wide variety of configurable apps offered in the ArcGIS Online gallery that provide many types of functionality for interacting with web maps.  A common functionality included in most configurable apps is the ability to search within the … Continue reading

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