Tag: ArcGIS Desktop

What’s the Point of Desktop Maintenance?

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ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 is just around the corner but if you’re not current on maintenance, you’re going to miss out. You might say, “What’s the big deal about maintenance? My current version of ArcGIS Desktop works just fine.” Maintenance is … Continue reading

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Geocoding Improvements and Deprecations in ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 and ArcGIS Pro 1.4

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With almost every new release of ArcGIS Desktop and ArcGIS for Server, there are changes that aim to improve software quality and performance; sometimes, these changes require you to update your workflows. The improvements and deprecations made for geocoding in ArcMap 10.5 and ArcGIS … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Desktop and VBA Moving Forward

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Recently, Microsoft informed us that they will no longer provide any fixes or troubleshooting for Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).  Given this Microsoft statement, Esri can no longer support distribution of VBA, and so the upcoming ArcGIS Desktop 10.5 … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro Tips: Thinking About Linking – 2D and 3D Views

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One great advantage of using ArcGIS Pro is the 3D GIS capabilities built into the app. You can visualize your data and see patterns that you might not notice in 2D. Two dimensional maps are what you think of as … Continue reading

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The Business Analyst 2016 On-Prem USA Data Update – Released

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Hello, we have some exciting news. Our 2016 Data Update has arrived and is ready for download.  Here is a quick list of things to know. (1) Unlock The Data:  Esri Customer Service sends your organization an email with updated … Continue reading

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You Asked, We Answered: The Top 10 UC Questions for ArcGIS Pro

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A whole month has passed since the 2016 User Conference. I had the pleasure of meeting so many users, having really great conversations, and answering your questions about ArcGIS Pro. Every user that I met is doing something amazing with … Continue reading

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Hands-on experience with geodatabase topologies (ArcGIS Pro 1.3)

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This blog post will give you a brief hands-on experience with geodatabase topologies in ArcGIS Pro 1.3. Geodatabase topologies were introduced in ArcGIS Pro with yesterday’s 1.3 release. In general terms, they model spatial relationships and allow you to perform actions … Continue reading

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ArcGIS Pro turns 1.3 today

ArcGIS Pro turns 1.3

See what’s new in today’s release of ArcGIS Pro 1.3, find out how to get the software, and learn how to use it. What’s new at ArcGIS Pro 1.3 The latest release number is 1.3, but in software development years, … Continue reading

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Announcing ArcGIS Python API (Beta)

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A common reaction when  users experience the ArcGIS Python API  for the first time is they think  it’s the return of Avenue, ArcPlot or AML for the modern [Web] GIS world. That is not far from the truth. For  millennials … Continue reading

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