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How do you get the text information to pop out with the information extracted from the Attribute Table when you hover over it or a right-click on it or something akin to that? Example is in the picture supplied.

Are you able to extract certain columns from the AT or all the columns are automaticaly included?

When doing this, are you limited with options on how the pop-up is done?

Thank You, Zoran

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if you need more information, ask and I'll provide it.. thank you –  Zoran Jul 11 '11 at 5:18
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Go to the Layer Properties of your feature, and go to the HTML Popup tab at the top, and check-on "Show content for this layer using the HTML Popup tool", and the "As a table of the visible fields" is a good default starting point.

Now you should see a new tool near the Measure and Info tools, called HTML Popup. See the documentation to get a better idea of what you can do.

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ahhh, thank you Mike!!! –  Zoran Jul 11 '11 at 5:37
    
useful, isn't it?! –  Mike T Jul 11 '11 at 5:39
    
Wait now! I do that with the HTML popupt and click the right buttons...HOWEVER... when I generate it into a pdf, I click the parcel, no popups. I read the document link etc... I'll need to reread it and experiment more today. It was late last night and I may have overlooked something. If I can't get the popup, I'll let post it in here. Thanks again. –  Zoran Jul 11 '11 at 15:58
    
Yeah, you're correct .. I can't get the popup result in any output! Definitively a better second question, which I don't know the answer to. –  Mike T Jul 11 '11 at 23:19
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