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How to collect polygon features from many people with a simple online form?

I work at a transportation consulting firm that works over a large geographic area with dispersed offices. We'd like to develop a database of the locations of our projects, so that we can easily find ...
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How to use ArcGIS Online Web Maps/Apps to Collect Community Input securely?

I want to set up a computer at a public hearing that runs an ArcGIS Online Web Application from my subscription account where citizens can choose from predefined editable point layers I've already ...
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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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Integration of Social Media ie Twitter, Youtube etc to Arcgis

I am currently looking at a guide or some sort of information to get me started on trying to develop a specific map where I can integrate social media feed to it. Is there anything you can help me ...
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Is it possible to get attributes from a cached service in ArcGIS online?

I have cached a service using ArcGIS Server 10.1. This is from an mxd with 5 very large and dense vector layers. This is used by a number of desktop users as a mapping service by connecting direclty ...
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How to do dot density in ArcGIS Online?

I have some census tract polygons with language spoken at home attribute data behind them. I created them in ArcMap and produced a dot density map. However, after importing to AGOL it's only the ...
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How to view ArcGIS Online-created web mapping application on my device?

I have an ESRI Organizational account and an iphone 4s (iOS 7.1.1). On my phone using the ArcGIS app, I am able to see all maps created in My Groups, but I cannot see a single web mapping ...
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Changing labelling of OpenStreetMap Base Map for ArcGIS Online?

I am creating a Story Map and using Open Street Maps as the base map. One issue my superiors see is the labeling of the streets. It's way to frequent! See the attached screenshot: Is there a way ...
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ArcGIS Online : 'Unable to import this shapefile (a is undefined)'

After saving a shp file from QGIS I get this error adding the shp to ArcGIS Online: 'Unable to import this shapefile (a is undefined)' I tried saving in different projections (WGS1984 (EPSG:4326), ...
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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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How to download ArcGIS Online symbology to ArcGIS Desktop?

I would like to transfer the symbology from my ArcGIS online maps to desktop. Each time I download it reverts to default. Does anyone know of a way to do this, or perhaps there is a symbology package ...
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Has anyone been able to programmatically generate and post web map definitions to ArcGIS Online and create web maps?

I'm using Python to build an ArcGIS Online web map definition JSON string, and then trying to post the configuration to ArcGIS Online to create a web map. I am using an admin account to generate the ...
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ArcGIS Collector on Android failing to upload multiple features with attachments

I have a data capture map in ArcGIS Collector working correctly on a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 (Android 4.1.2) and a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 (Android 4.4.2). I also have the same map working in the ArcGIS ...
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ArcGIS Online Web Map JSON ID Property

I am programmatically creating web maps via the ArcGIS Online REST API and noticed that the webmap json spec has an id property but I'm not sure where it comes from or how to best set it. For a given ...
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Why is Add Basemap grayed out in ArcMap?

Why can't I add a base map to my data frame in ArcMap? I am using ArcGIS 10.2 for Desktop and the options under Add Data for Add Basemap and Add Data From ArcGIS Online are both disabled (grayed ...
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Why does ArcGIS Online project my files right where they should be but, ArcGIS for desktop does not

When loading shapefiles into Arc Map 10.2.2 I get the message saying "unknown spatial reference", then my files are not projected where they should be and are usually too small to see regardless how ...
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How to toggle ArcGIS webmap layers using ArcGIS Javascript API

I've created a webmap using ArcGIS Online that I want to render in a web app using the ArcGIS for Javascript API. In ArcGIS Online, I've saved the webmap with all of the layers off (visibility: ...
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ArcGIS rest API error The given key was not present in the dictionary

I'm using the rest API to add a feature to a public feature layer and it's giving me the error "Error: 1000, Description: The given key was not present in the dictionary". What does this mean? How do ...
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What can I use to calculate drive times /with/ traffic considered?

I am looking to obtain drive times for a large list of addresses and want the results to take traffic conditions into consideration. For example, drive times from a distribution centre to a store at ...
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ArcGIS Online Map using URL does not work with PhoneGap

I wanted to show my public accessible ArcGIS Online map with URL on a simple Hello World PhoneGap project with Eclipse. Eclipse threw out the following error in LogCat. Web Console:RequestError: ...
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ArcGIS93Rest for Openlayers 3

In Openlayers v2 I could get a map from an ESRI server that was not a cached service using code similar to below var arcims = new OpenLayers.Layer.ArcGIS93Rest("MyName", ...
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How to rotate the screen in ArcGIS-Online?

I need to print out my map in ArcGISOnline, however I'm using a grid system and need to rotate the screen so that I can print each map individually and have them line up. Any thoughts on how to do ...
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Reverse Geocoding: cannot connect to World Geocode Service

I should probably go to ESRI for help with this question, but I was hoping that someone else might have had the same problem and solved it. I'm part of a larger university and we get ArcMap as a site ...
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Are there alternatives to ESRI Community Analyst?

Is anybody aware of any commercial products that are equivalent to ESRI Community Analyst? We are in need of a solution that provides similar products/reports dealing with demographics for a variety ...
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C# - Access content from ArcGIS Online

I have got an existing .NET C# desktop application which already reads various GIS formats. I would now like to add support to read data from ArcGIS Online. What options have I got to access ...
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Showing web page rather than just URL in ArcGIS Online pop-up box?

How can I show an actual web page (rather than just a hyperlink) in the pop-up box of ArcGIS Online? In the ArcGIS Online "Pop-up Contents" section adding a url in the "Custom Attribute Display" just ...
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How to visualize a map with big layers and dynamic query filter on arcgis online?

I've inserted one million points on arcgis online. But, I could not visualize a map with dynamic filter using MapService REST API. Using FeatureService REST API, it's possible to visualize a map with ...
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How to create a wcf soap webservice to find Distance and Direction between two addresses using ArcGIS Online services

I need to create a wcf soap service to find out Distance and Direction between two given addresses. I have to use arcgis online service for the same. Can you please help me out by providing any ...
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How can I download a feature class from an ArcGIS Online web map?

I'm new to ArcGIS Online (or ArcGIS.com as they're calling it now), and I'm confused as to how data is organized, and how it is accessible. I created a new map, chose Add -> Create Editable Layer, and ...
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ArcGIS for Desktop is rotating attachment pictures from feature service of ArcGIS Online?

I have a web map on my ArcGIS Online account. In that map are features (line polygon points) with a picture attached to each feature. After saving the feature service as a local copy on my desktop ...
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How to access a Feature service hosted on arcgis.com which is shared only with particular groups or organization

In my C# application, I am trying to access a Feature service which is hosted on arcgis.com. The feature service is shared only with a group or organization and is NOT public. How can I access this ...
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Restrict suggestions from ESRI ArcGIS REST API to US addresses only

I am wondering if there is a way to restrict esri arcgis REST API to suggest only US addresses. Combination of location & distance parameters prioritizes the results, but that doesn't restrict ...
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Stylus use with Collector for ArcGIS app

I am currently looking for some advice in regards to using a device that is optimized to use a stylus (namely the Samsung Galaxy Note) with the ArcGIS Collector app. Does anyone have any experience ...
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Is it possible to add a service as an item in arcgis online through Arcmap 10.0

I tried adding service as an item to ArcGIS Online through ArcMap 10.1 , that i was successful in doing . Now i want to do the same by using ArcMap 10.0 . I am not able to find the options . Is ...
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Why ArcGIS Online over ArcGIS Server?

I do not understand why Esri has two products serving similar purpose. Why one should have ArcGIS Server and why one should choose ArcGIS Online?
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How to get the hostname for published services for particular arcgis credentials

I have been creating a desktop application using Rest API. I have ArcGIS account credentials on which I have posted some maps and layers. In my application, when I sign in to ArcGIS using my ArcGIS ...
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Uploading large files to ArcOnline

I am trying to upload a large shapefile to ArcOnline, however I found out ArcOnline won't upload any shapefile that has more than 1000 features. My 30 shapefiles have over 1,000,000 features each. ...
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Avoiding ArcGIS Online limitation on number of records/features per shapefile?

I know that to publish a shapefile to ArcGIS Online you must zip the shapefile and it must contain a maximum of 250 records. I have a shapefile with 32,000 records. How do I divide this into 250 ...
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ArcGIS Online Attachments sorting

I'm working with a feature class where I've generated 11 match tables for attachments for 11 chronological and numerically sorted fields. After going through the attachment process, everything is ...
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ArcGIS.com and related tables

I haven't found anything on the ArcMAP forums. Is there any way to represent related tables on arcGIS.com web maps? I have a geodatabase that has related tables, but so far I am only able to show the ...
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Problem with displaying a route in EU, method works in USA

could anyone help me with my code to create a route between two directions in Germany? According to instructions I am creating a route task and setup parameters: map.addLayer(new ...
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Converting QGIS Labels to a Polygon Shapefile

I am trying to create an annotation feature from labels and then export this out as a polygon shapefile (the resulting shapefile can then be loaded into ArcGIS online to basically have labels without ...
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How to set map extent in Arcgis javascript using spatialReference 4326

I am using Arcgis Javascript API for my map and the map is coming from Arcgis online usng map by ID. Here is code var startExtent = new esri.geometry.Extent(52.37615, ...
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Using ArcGIS Online Base Maps without Esri Software?

Since the end of January 2011: "ArcGIS Online map services are available at no cost regardless of use." - http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/arcgisonline/standard-maps.html However, the ...
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Is it possible to zoomToEnvelope in a webmap

I am working on an app that displays a map. I have the code opening the webMap I have on ArcGIS.com. In the method -(void)webMapDidLoad:(AGSWebMap *)webMap I set an envelope and then call ...
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ArcGIS for Developers Free Development and Testing Account suspended/expired?

I signed up for an ArcGIS for Developers Free Development and Testing Account and when I signed into it today, it said it was suspended and or expired? I thought the account was free for life? Do ...
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Using ArcGIS Online for public participation?

We have an ArcGIS Online Organizational account setup with several maps facing the public. I would like to create an application using one of our maps that has the added functionality of allowing ...
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Open url viewer with native ArcGIS native app

I would like to know how to open URL viewer with the ArcGIS native app (Android/iOS) of the mobile phone. Giving to the user the option choose if he wants to open with ArcGIS native app or the browser ...
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Printing or Exporting Table on ArcGIS Online?

I have a table that is filtered on my ArcGIS Online map. The data for this map is from a feature layer that I created using ArcGIS Online by importing the features from a shapefile or .csv. How would ...
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Web-enable directory for web app template

Attempting to host a folder on a web server for use in AGOL. I originally downloaded Esri's Edit template from here https://github.com/Esri/edit-template and then moved the files onto my web server. ...