The ArcGIS API for Flex is a web mapping API for Flex developers.

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Replacing header in Flexviewer

Will the index.html swf need to be re-compiled in order to embed the flexviewer app in between a html header and footer wrapper? Or it this perhaps handled in the HeaderControllerWidget.mxml?
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How to create Esri Flex Geometry from WKT

I am working with Esri flex 2.3 API, I am also using Abode BlazeDS for server side binding. I am sending a geometry as WKT from server into my flex client and I am looking for a way to convert the ...
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Using the excludelayer tag in Flex 2.3.1 with a cached service

I'm working on our first Flex server page using the Flex Viewer 2.3.1. The Legend widget works, but I cannot get the excludelayer tag to work. Here's where the problem probably is - it's a cached map ...
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Drive Times issue with Rendering Graphics

I am trying to consume the Esri Drive times geoprocessing service within a Flex application, based around the v2.2 Flex API. I have seen the sample on how to do this. - However, mine is a bit more ...
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Extending Identify widget and connect it with Legend widget

Sorry if its a ver basic question but I am new in Flex, so I'll appreciate your help. I am using latest Flex Identify widget and I have created my own legend widget. What I am trying to do is, when ...
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Locate Widget for flexviewer 2.3.1

I want to exclude addresses to the state of Oregon. Pre 2.3.1 code was <listfield>State</listfield> <listvalues>OR</listvalues> for 2.3.1 ESRI says to use ...
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When creating annotation from labels is it possible to feature-link another annotation layer?

I have an annotation layer that is currently being used in the flex viewer and I would like to add a secondary annotation layer/line so that it sits directly underneath the first. I am able to link ...
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Is it possible to find the Map Services URLs used in ArcGIS Flex or Silverlight web applications?

With the ArcGIS Server JavaScript API, you can find the URLs in the map services in the source code. Do the Flex and Silverlight APIs completely obfuscate the map services URLs? As an example, the ...
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Different data formats for the same graphic in Flex application

I have two ways to display an InfoWindow with the attributes of a graphic. The first is using a IdentifyTask to return the graphic and the other gets the selectedItem of a Datagrid (rovGrid) and using ...
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Can REST or the ArcGIS API for Flex read VAT tables from a Raster?

When publishing a bare earth DEM that has a VAT table, or value attribute table "A VAT is a table containing attributes for a grid, including user-defined attributes, the values assigned to cells in ...
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How “complex” should a JavaScript map become? When does a plugin make more sense?

Background: A client is looking to upgrade an ancient ArcIMS site, which is quite complex. It has a table of contents, the ability to change symbology on-the-fly, print the map, use spatial ...
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex - adding operational layers

I am new to Flex Viewer and am currently trying to view my Map Service that comes from remote Arc GIS Server over the Internet. All parameters in the config.xml file are set up as default (I made no ...
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Changing the search widget link icon

I want to change the pre-defined red arrow link icon in the search widget to another icon: Where would I do this? It looks like the widget is drawing from the InfoPopupWidget.swf?
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Making Table data available to a map service

I am trying to make a non geographic table available to a map service. I thought you simply added the table to the MXD and publish it with a relate to the field they were linked and then publish the ...
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Displaying operational layers in the overview map

Does anyone have the code to display an operational layer within the overview map?
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Measure the Length of a Line on a Map after a MOUSE_MOVE Event

One of the actions a user can perform using the ESRI Flex Viewer application is to draw a shape on a map (e.g. a line). Once the user is finished drawing the line, they will double-click the mouse ...
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KML and Spot and Swipe widget in flexviewer 2.2

I found the KML widget for Flex viewer but I was not able to make it work properly. Can anybody have any link for that. I came across SPOT and SWIPE tool code, but the links to download the code ...
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Loading Shape file in flexviewer 2.2

I want to load Shape file in Flexviewer 2.2 Any sample would help a lot. Thanks
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How to exclude the “More” tab where your operational layers are stored in the Flexviewer 2.2

I am using Robert's awesome TOC widget. I want to exclude the "more" tab where your operational layers show up, because they are listed in the TOC widget. Can I do this in the config.xml?
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Workflow for importing a flexviewer website into Flashbuilder 4

I have websites built using the flexviewer, but would like to import them into Flashbuilder 4 in order to enhance them. Is there a way to do this by importing the .xml or config.xml from the compiled ...
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Composite Symbol in FlexViewer 2.2

I have two questions regarding picture marker symbol in flex viewer: How can I make a composite symbol so that users can re-size and drag it. Any example code could help a lot. I have three symbols ...
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How can I add menus to Flex Viewer 2?

I have a lot of widgets and my dashboard in Flex Viewer 2 has gotten cluttered. How can I add menus to the dashboard rather than buttons to organize the widgets? Any help will be appreciated.
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Grid & Magnetic Bearing in Flex Viewer 2

I want to allow users to draw line by using Flex Viewer 2 drawing widget, As a result I want to have magnetic and grid bearing. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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How do you create Map Tips with Flex?

I'd like to have Map Tips display when a user hovers over or clicks on a feature in my Flex Application. Would I do this in the authoring stage or is there code I write into my Flex application??? ...
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Using Flex to display single rasters from raster catalog in ArcSDE/ArcGIS server

One of the front end develoeprs here is having issues displaying, or working out how to display a single raster held in a raster catalog in ArcSDE using the Flex 2.2 API the Raster Catalog holds ...
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Setting the map projection in the flex API to an overlay layer

I'd like to use a basemap containing world map data as a backdrop to some point and outline data that I'm hosting in ArcGIS server in the ESRI Flex API, but I would like the map control to share a ...
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How to group distinct layers together in ESRI Flex app?

I'm wondering if anybody has idea for how to best group distinct layers -- even layers of differing types like DynamicLayer, WFSLayer, etc. The goal in mind is that they could be visually represented ...
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How do I find the resolution of a scale range from the Arcgis Server REST services?

What's the best way to determine a LOD's resolution from the esri REST API? Currently, I make a request for a specific extent to the server from the flex api, and from that I divide the width of the ...
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ArcGIS Web APIs: What are the differences?

Esri currently offers 3 different web API's that can be freely downloaded. Are they all equal? If not, what are the relative strengths/weaknesses of each of these API's?
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google earth profile used in mashup or flex

I really like the way google earth profile works, 1. mouse over line, right click, select profile 2. slide the mouse over the created 3d profile an dsee where that is on the map. Has anyone an idea ...
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Consuming an asynchronous Geoprocessing service in ESRI's Flex API

I have been trying to consuming my own asyncronous Geoprocessing service using ESRI's FLEX api, but i am either doing something dumb, or there is some trick involved in getting the results out. Since ...
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Arcgis server not showing map service

I have a map service enabled in my server and have kml and wms as well as mapping and feature access capabilities turned on. I can view the wms in qgis, I can veiw the kml in google earth. However ...