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

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Removing Layers/Features from map

I am creating a custom Layer List Widget and I was trying to remove features (symbols) from the map. Does this have to be done from the mapserver level or client level? I tried getting the map.layers ...
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ArcGIS Flex application not accessing a server - no errors

I'm working on an application that has to access data from a server. The flex application uses Esri's World_Imagery basemap and is able to access ESRI_Census_USA from the sample server. Here are the ...
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Layer intersection using ArcGIS Server with Flex/REST APIs?

I'm trying to implement an intersection with ArcGIS 9.3.1, flex and rest api. I have two layers, I query the first one that returns a Graphic object, with this Geometry I want to query a second layer ...
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Type of event dispatched when the user double-clicks the map

I am currently working with a drawing tool for the ESRI Flex API, and every time I double-click the mouse a map service will perform a measurement and display the length of the line that I am drawing. ...
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Moving graphics in Esri Flex Feature Layer

I have an ESRI Flex 2.3 FeatureLayer with some graphics in it. I am able to access the graphics geometry and parse the geometry as Esris MapPoint class for Flex Api. I am calling the update(x,y,srs) ...
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Custom JSONDecoder for ID Task Result, ESRI Flex API

When the ESRI API decodes a response from the identify task, there is a few second lock in the Flash application which is due to the decoding of the results. I have used chunk parsing algorithms in ...
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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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ArcGIS Flex Polygon to PostGIS Polygon

ArcGIS supports building polygons within the flex component that contain self-intersecting rings, as well as rings that touch at multiple points (breaking the "arbitrary" rules here: ...
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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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Creating custom fill styles for SimpleFillSymbol with ArcGIS API for Flex? [closed]

Does anybody have created custom fill styles for SimpleFillSymbol? I want to create a style that fills the polygon with circles.
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Understanding concept of ArcGIS for Flex?

I am a complete newbie to GIS. I am trying to download topographic data from a website that displays a map that can be zoomed in and out. The website is setup with: This application is using ...
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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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Flex Viewer access to layout widgets

How can I get layout widgets objects dynamically? In case of typical widgets it can be achieved by FlexGlobals.topLevelApplication.widgetManager.getWidget() , however i can't find a way to get ...
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Flex Viewer event when layer ends loading

I have a widget that adds a WMS layer to my Flex Viewer app. I use proxy. I would know to want which event is fired when layer really ends loading and shows up on map. I tried many, but they dispatch ...
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How can you identify whether the user has clicked on a circle or a polygon?

I have a user-created graphics layer that might have lines, polygons and circles on it. When the user clicks to edit one of the graphics, I would like to be able to identify whether they have clicked ...
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Negative values in ArcGIS API for Flex app?

I have a contractor working for me on a Flex application. He retrieves recordset for a intersect query from the web service published in house. But he is getting some ids as negative random number ...
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Zooming in close with mixed cached and dynamic services in ArcGIS flex

I have an application that uses a cached world basemap overlaid with more local and specific data coming from a dynamic map service. It works well for performance, but some users need to see some very ...
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Autocomplete against geocode.arcgis.com?

I have built a tool that allows my users to perform geocode requests against the World Geocoding Service provided from Esri. I would like to extend my tool to have an autocomplete feature, similar to ...
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Intersection of 2 feature class in flex

I have two feature class and the requirement is to intersect both of them in flex. I'm querying on one feature class, getting its geometries. I tried doing union of all the geometries of the layer ...
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How do I make the binoculars invisible when I search by attribute on ArcGIS for Flex

I am preparing a flex map. When I use the search widget, the binoculars cover up the symbol that is being searched. Is there a way I can remove the binocular symbol?
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How to set minimum and maximum scale?

I have several layers on my map. I need to set minimum and maximum scale level to prevent zooming. What's the best way of implementing it? Thanks
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How to improve the pdf quality in flex

Can anyone help with improving the quality of my pdf in flex. Image which is been added has very low resolution. This is the code I've used till now: myPDF = new PDF(Orientation.LANDSCAPE,Unit.MM, ...
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Opening local *.accdb file through ArcGIS API for Flex button?

I have a web mapping application created with the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex application builder. Is there a way to create a button that will open a local accdb file? I dont want to connect to MS Access ...
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arcgis flex api turn on/off group layers

I just started using ArcGIS API for Flex. In my case I need to provide a widget to turn on and off several layers together, which means these layers need to be turned on together or turned off ...
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Extending Identify widget and connect it with Legend widget

Sorry if it's a very basic question but I am new in Flex. I am using latest Flex Identify widget and I have created my own legend widget. What I am trying to do is, when a user select a point using ...
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Is there an out of the box Flexviewer set up for a Flex Mobile Project?

Question: Is there an out of the box Flexviewer set up for a Flex Mobile Project? Background: I could just create a Flex Mobile AIR Project from one the samples that ESRI supplies, but that would ...
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Arcgis rest server date bug - One day earlier - Flex

I am having that arcgis rest server bug where the attribute table and the attribute inspector show the dates as one day earlier. I found a possible solution on the web but there is an error in the ...
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Managing Multiple PopUps in ArcGIS Flex Web Application

I have multiple popups for layers within a two different service that I am hosting in an application. Is there a way that I can configure the the order in which these popups are displayed? I am ...
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Difference between DynamicMapServiceLayer and TiledMapServiceLayer

I'm a bit of a noob to Esri still so I have a few questions regarding these two types: What is the difference between DynamicMapServiceLayers and TiledMapServiceLayers? Do separate services need to ...
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What are differences between ArcGIS Web APIs (JavaScript/WPF/Silverlight/Flex)?

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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ArcGIS Server not showing map service? [closed]

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 ...
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Configuring a Map, then save it and publish?

I'm trying to make a Flex application where there's going to be 2 main users [Administrator,User] The Administrator can add figures to the map, like polygons, or circles to remark the ratio of some ...
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Communication between widgets (flex)

Default Communication between widgets hi, i'm new in flex, and im working on Webmapping application using flex 4.6, java, and sql server as database, i'm just trying to make a communication between ...
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Mapping several cities with Locator from ArcGIS Online?

I'm trying to map several points in the map, all of them are cities, I used the example from the example in ArcGIS Geocode an Address, and I locate it well, but I just can map ONE at a time. In this ...
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arcgis flex widget close a window and open another window with datagrid

I uses Arcgis api for flex 3.6 and adobe flash builder 4.6. I want to develop a widget use a window (say window 1) to allow user to input searching criteria, after click "Ok", window 1 should close ...
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ArcGIS Flex API: cannot addChild to infoWindow

This is driving me nuts. I am developing a Web App using ArcGIS Flex API, Flex SDK 4.5, and Flex Viewer 2.4. I add a bunch of point graphics to the map. Then on rollover I try to add a Flex ...
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Get ESRI JSON response locally from Arc document?

I'm trying to use the ArcGIS Flex SDK for a mobile app that will sometimes be used in environments with no connectivity. I've figured out that layers can be brought in locally by saving the JSON ...
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Create css Flex Module Edition

I would like to change the style of the component Flex Edition . The functionality is what I need but I find too much space it occupies such module for which I would like to make changes to style ...
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How to execute query based on previous query result and a field filter in arcgis flex api?

I'm trying to execute recursive queries and each one depend on the previous result. I'm looking for a method to use a filter field in the query execution based on the previous query result. Is this ...
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list all authorized services for a given user in ArcGIS 10.1 API FLEX

I'm trying to get the list of all authorized services for a given user in ArcGIS 10.1 API for FLEX. I can't find a way to automatically list all of the services granted to my account. I can fix the ...
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Web_Map_as_JSON from latest esri jsapi?

I'm trying to do a print export using arcgis 10.1 and latest esri jsapi. Is there any out of the box way that I can extract out Web_Map_as_JSON from a given webmap? esri.tasks.PrintTask generates a ...
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How to format an attribute of type esriFieldTypeDate from a FeatureSet Graphic

Hoping someone can tell me if I'm going about this wrong, but I'm executing a QueryTask / Query on a map service and getting back a FeatureSet as expected. Within the attributes of each Graphic, I ...
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Avoiding ArcGIS API for Flex TypeError: Error #1034: Type Coercion failed: cannot convert?

I am new to Flex, and Flash builder, I followed the tutorial in this link: https://developers.arcgis.com/flex/guide/tutorial-query-your-data.htm to write a mobile mapping application that includes a ...
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Has anybody successfully added NFHL (National Flood Hazard Layer) to ArcGIS for flex?

I keep getting the following error when I add the map service to my application: apServer layer failed to load: Fault code: Channel.Security.Error Fault info: Security error accessing url Fault ...
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Adobe Flex layer is not displayed, but can zoom to it

I am using Adobe Flex to develop a widget to allow the user to turn on/off 2 layers separately. The strange thing is only 1 layer can be displayed on the map when the layer is turned on, the other ...
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Using REPLACE function in ArcGIS Server Query - Is it supported?

I'm working on a Flex application for a client that will be the replacement for a legacy application they have that was written in .net/adf. In their current code base, they are using an ADF query ...
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Restrict the scale of the search widget in ArcGIS Flex API

I wonder if I could restrict the scale scope only for the searching widget (and not the extent of the map)? We want to narrow down the scale for searching in order to avoid too many results which may ...
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arcgis api for flex create customise widget

I want to create customise widget using arcgis api for flex (in adobe flash builder). I surfed internet and all the samples I found of widgets use arcgis viewer for flex. Has anybody has the ...
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Map does not appear after following ESRI example of flex api

I followed the example from ArcGIS resource center website: https://developers.arcgis.com/flex/ to create a map, unfortunately after I run the flex builder application, the map does not appear. The ...
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How to Legally Use Google Imagery and Maps in ArcGIS Desktop and Web Applications? [duplicate]

With companies like Arc2Earth and Spatial Energy offering solutions to view Google imagery and maps inside ArcGIS for Desktop, there is clearly a legal way to develop a similar product yourself. My ...