The ArcGIS API for JavaScript is a web mapping API from Esri.

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JavaScript API - Query and Edit point from Feature Layer

I am attempting to recreate the ESRI example for attribute inspections (https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/jssamples/ed_attribute_inspector.html). I am having an issue when I create my feature ...
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Automatically update the result of a QueryTask

I have developed a application using the ESRI JS API to allow users to create and edit features in a web map. I have used the QueryTask to create summary statistics to report back to the user on ...
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Best Practices : ArcGIS for Javascript

I have just started developing with ArcGIS for Javascript and as I'm learning Dojo I'm seeing a reason to modularize development for a more plug-n-play concept. I can't seem to find any good articles ...
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Picture Symbol Proportion in ESRI Javascript API

I am successfully using a picture marker symbol to represent tree's in a web-map built using the ESRI Javascript API. Is there a method to proportionally size the picture symbol for each scale of the ...
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Is it possible to copy and paste features in an online Edit function?

Using the ESRI JS API, is it possible to select a feature and then create buttons to copy and paste that feature? This would be done using the Editor Widget. If its possible to do this, but only ...
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Calculations from Feature Server and display values

Using the ESRI JS API I would like to apply some basic math based on the Shape.area of a feature and then return that calculation to the web-page. I can't see any reference to something even remotely ...
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Customize ESRI Template Picker Widget

I am using the template picker from the ESRI JS API. As far as I see it, the look and feel of the picker, cannot be customized very much at all. The rows and columns can be controlled, and in the ...
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Getting BaseMapToggle error from ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I'm having a problem with my Web Application. I try to fit in a legend and a BasemapToggle but it doesn't seem to work. My Code looks like this: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> ...
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How can i keep browser from caching map services?

I am using esri's js api with arcserver 10.1 map services. My issue is that sometimes another application deletes a feature from the geodatabase that is the basis for my map service. But my browser ...
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Javascript Table of Contents/Legend Widget

I was hoping someone might be able to take a look at my code and point out why this might not be working. I'm trying to use the Table of Contents/layer selector found here I thought at first that I ...
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Panning the map to certain extent javascript API

I want to limit map extent to the initial extent of the map and limit user from panning more than certain extent. I tried following but nothing has changed: map = new Map( "map" , { basemap: ...
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Geocoder widget find() method does nothing

According to https://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/jsapi/geocoder-amd.html#find the geocoder widget has a method "find" which seems to be a manual way of forcing the widget to start the geocode. I ...
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evt.layers undefined while trying to display Legend widget in Javascript API

I cannot get an ArcGIS Javascript API Legend widget to show up. An excerpt of my code is as follows. I believe I'm failing somewhere near the console.log that I call...undefined comes up in the ...
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Arcgis basemap with proxy.ashx not loading correctly

I have a .Net application using the JavaScript API to draw a map. I use the proxy.ashx file to proxy requests to secure map services (dynamic tokens), configured in proxy.config. I added an entry into ...
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Calculate the number of points in a freehand polygon ArcGis Javascript API

I'm drawing a free hand polygon on my map. Now I want to calculate the number of points found in that polygon. I have done this code, which my now is giving me the number of points found in the map ...
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Set opacity of cached ArcGISTiledMapServiceLayer

Is it possible to set the opacity of a cached Tiled Map service using ESRI JS API? I am using: var layer; layer = new ArcGISDynamicMapServiceLayer("URL", {"opacity": 0.5}); ...
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ArcGIS JavaScript API Select Features

I'm having some trouble using the "selectFeatures" method with a feature layer. The code below builds a query using input text. If anyone has any pointers on what I could be doing wrong here, it'd be ...
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beginner ESRI Javascript API Question

So I've just finished the tutorial to at least get a map on the screen, and it already isn't working. Can someone see what I'm missing?
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Lat Long to State Plane conversion

I am using the ESRI javascript API and I have a set of lat/long points I need to convert to a state plane coordinate system. My spatial reference is wkid 3418. I can easily use the GeometryService ...
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Is there a way to get the extent of a query and not each individual feature?

I'm using this solution to get the extent of a query. It brings every feature geometry back to the client where I then calculate the extent of all the individual geometries. Since these can be ...
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Dojo Slider to control tiled map services?

am creating a web map to show Sea Level Rise in my County. I want to use a Slider for a user select the increment of Sea Level Change that wish to see. I have been able to create Programatically ...
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Web Mapping using the ESRI Javascript API

So I've been tasked with coding the interactive map for the city I'm interning at. I'm still a beginner with Javascript but I learn best "one the fly" by just getting started. I just need to know how ...
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How to reorder KML layers in ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

How do I reorder KML layers in Esri ArcGIS javascript version? I want to be able to reorder the order of the rendering of layers. I tried this._map.reorderLayer(kmlLayer, 0) This did bring the ...
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How do I modify the “Playlist” Storymap to include a basemap switching widget?

I'm fairly new to HTML and the ArcGIS Javascript API. I would like to modify the default "playlist" storymap template to include a basemap gallery widget. Can someone help break down the steps to do ...
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What values are needed for a SimpleMarkerSymbol?

My graphicGemetry object contains X and Y values (-9212442.86532579,4421916.145327024) but my image isn't appearing. I suspect there are other data values I need in order to plot my point but I do ...
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ArcGIS Javascript How to filter TOC

I am very new to ArcGIS Javascript and have been reading some samples from the API. So pardon my ignorance and I hope I am asking the right question. I am using ArcGIS JavaScript 3.5 API and ...
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Only display the latest feature added

I'm trying to modify the following sample to only show the latest feature added to the map. The sample is located here: ...
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Esri GIS Bookmark but with out a dijit

I need to create a "Bookmark" like drop down on my site. Inspiration comes from samples:1) http://developers.arcgis.com/javascript/samples/widget_bookmarks_dropdownbutton/ and 2) ...
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Dynamically set field information in popup template discussion (Automate the process)

I want to create a certain function to streamline some of my customization work. I work with a web app that's built using ArcGIS JavaScript API which contains a few layers. Each layer is configured ...
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Add SimpleMarkerSymbol and then remove it upon next click

My map has some markers and when I click to identify a marker, I'm adding a marker to it. When I click the next marker though, I'd like for the previous marker to be removed since I'm only interested ...
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Unable to resolve constructor for: 'dijit.layout.TabContainer'

I have started using ArcGIS for the first time, actually my first time using GIS. So I have taken the demo codes and changed them to what I needed. So first I took some code for a tab control on the ...
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Passing variables through infoTemplate

I have a problem passing variables through infoTemplate. Its like there's something funny happening with the scope. Certain variables work but when I get too crazy with them my map doesn't load. ...
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Is there a way to set a geometry filter on a esri.layers.FeatureLayer?

Suppose I want to limit the extent of a feature layer to a geometry (say a circle). Is that possible? I am aware of setDefinitionExpression but that is limited to a attribute filter. There seems to ...
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Browse (add/remove) ArcGIS Server Services (Layers) from the ESRI Javascript API viewer

I am quite new to the Javascript API. I am not if there is a widget that does what I would like but I am trying to create a web map that allows the users to choose/add/remove layers located on our GIS ...
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Why do existing map services run slow after updating to ArcGIS 10.2.1 for Server?

Has anyone had any issues with existing map services after updating to ArcGIS Server 10.2.1? After updating they are running slow and causing my ArcGIS Javascript app to crash. All of our GIS ...
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My @media query breaking the state of the map in ArcGIS Javascrpit API

Anybody knows why my map is not displaying again after resizing my window? I am using the next media query to hide the map when the width is less than 767px. @media (max-width: 767px) { .map { ...
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How to avoid Esri secure layer identity manager popup?

I am new to Esri Identity manager, I am creating a secure layer service using identity manager, I have to avoid the secure layer login popup.
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ArcGIS API for JavaScript - error in Dojo parser.parse()

I started creating a Dijit based on a template HTML file. I started by referencing Dojo CSS and JS directly, and all was fine. Later when I wanted to add a map into my dijit, first - changing ...
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Displaying Geodatabase Published Map On ArcGIS Server (JavaScript API)

I Google this a lot but unfortunately I didn't find any useful Tutorial for this.Can you please let me know how I can Put my published Geodatabase/ shapefile on the top of a ArcGIS JavaScript API map? ...
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set infoTemplate for various graphics in graphics layer in loop

I am successful at getting an info window pop up on the event click of a marker on a map. Now, what I'm having trouble with is passing unique information for each graphic in the loop to the individual ...
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Popup is cropped out of window

Sometimes clicking on different features close to window boundary makes part of popup out of window's boundary. layerInfoWindow = new InfoWindowLite(null, domConstruct.create("div", null, null, ...
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How to display lines with Arrows on a FeatureLayer?

I've setup a feature service with a symbology. One symbol is a line with an arrow at the end. The description for such a symbol is not part of the FeatureServer response data. So it is not ...
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InfoWindow vs. Popup

Can somebody provide a good explanation/comparison between Info Window vs. Popup Window. It seems both can be used with Feature layers. What are the pros and cons of either and when is more ...
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WMS in Google Chrome (ArcGIS API JavaScript) not working

I am doing a small web with WMS, but I have a problem with Google Chrome (and IE... but with this one I don't mind). Down of this lines there is two website: Galicia: This one contains WMS from ...
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Force an ArcGIS API for JavaScript WMSLayer to use EPSG: 900913 (instead of 102100)

I have a use case where an external WMS server can serve maps in the Web Mercator projection using EPSG code 900913, but won't recognize ESRI's 102100 code. My question is: can I force all WMS ...
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esri.dijit.Legend.startup not working in IE10

In Internet Explorer (IE) 10, legend.startup in the below code is not working. It just gets struck. The same is working in IE8. function generateLegend(results) { legend = new esri.dijit.Legend({ ...
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Get Graphics from KML Layer in ArcGIS JS API

I just started working with the ArcGIS Javascript API and I was wondering how I would go about getting an array of Graphics from a KML layer. I do not know where to begin.
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How to CORS enable ArcGIS Server 10.2.1 to Access REST Services without Using proxy.ashx?

Form the ENABLE-CORS.ORG I see that editing web.config is enough to CORS enable IIS7 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <configuration> <system.webServer> ...
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How to get feature layer data for a given coordinate using arcgis javascript api? [duplicate]

I have a feature layer over a basemap. Now I want to plot a point on the map and if the point falls on the feature layer, I want to get the feature layer detail. Is it possible to get details of ...
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ArcGIS multiple scripts conflict

I am developing separate javascript widgets in different scripts and they work independently. However, when I try and put both scripts together, neither script works at all. So this brings me to my ...