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How does ArcMap decide ArcGIS Online and Basemaps are not reachable?

I am currently at a remote location and even though I have internet access (i.e. I can browse the web but not very quickly), when I start ArcMap 10.1 the Add Data options for Add Basemap and Add Data ...
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Is it possible to edit related tables in ArcGIS Online?

I would like to make an editable web map where the user can create a feature then fill in information in a related table all in ArcGIS Online. Is there any way to do this? So far, my research says ...
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How to add link in ArcGIS Online web map popup to google or bing driving directions?

I have an ArcGIS webmap with school boundaries. I would like to provide a link in the pop up that takes a public user to a free routing website like Bing or Google with the directions to their ...
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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 share a hosted feature service with an application on ArcGIS Online?

According to the ESRI REST API documentation on authentication, a registered application can log in to AGOL via an App ID and App Secret and will then have access to the data that has been shared with ...
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Can I use SELECTION mode on FeatureLayer from ArcGIS.com Webmap in ESRI JS API

I am using an ArcGIS.com Webmap in an ESRI Javascript API application I am developing. One of the layers in my Webmap is rather large and cannot be rendered all at once when zoomed out, however I ...
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What data does Esri use to create their US_RoofTop locator?

I'm creating address locators to be published on my local ArcGIS server instance and used by various applications. My server does not have access to the internet so I'm unable to use Esri's online ...
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Update ArcGIS Online with FME

I am having problems trying to write ArcGIS Online Feature Service in update mode. Our process is very simple. We published data from Oracle SDE to ArcGIS Online Feature Service with ArcMap. The ...
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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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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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how are range domains validated when editing a feature service in ArcGIS Online?

I have a feature class and a range domain is applied to a field. I know we can use the "Validate Features" command for validation. My question is that when the feature class is published to ArcGIS ...
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How to convert data from a .gdb into a shapefile without ArcMap?

I have a .gdb folder with LOCK Files, FREELIST Files, ATX Files, GDBINDEXES Files, GDBTABLE Files, GDBTABLEX Files and, SPX Files. I want to convert the parcel data within this folder into a ...
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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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How can I leverage ArcGIS Online sign in credentials/dialog box in a python add-in for Desktop?

When a user has signed in to their ArcGIS Online account in ArcGIS for Desktop (File > Sign In) they have access to their AGOL maps and services and have the ability to publish services and run GP ...
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ArcGIS Server 10.2 URL - case sensitve

ArcGIS 10.2 Server enforces case sensitivity on map service URLs. This has been the case for some URLs in previous versions but was reported as bugs? Does anyone know the reason WHY ESRI makes AGS ...
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ArcGIS REST server projection with OpenLayers

I'm adding an ArcGIS tile server to my openlayers tile server options via this javascript API. I have it displaying the map correctly, but it seems stretched out horizontally (I have a feeling the ...
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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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ESRI REST Api - need to download batches of tiles

So I wanted to use the ESRI REST Api to fetch map tiles for an application. Right now I am calling for each tile as I need it via its X/Y and zoom level(which is generating a bunch of http calls), but ...
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ArcGIS online options?

There are lots of comments on different forums about different types on online GIS data/map sharing tools. What i need to know is what ArcGIS online CANT do compared to the functionality of the open ...
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Get folder structure in code from arcgis/rest/services

I have never worked with maps before, and I got assigned on this project with ArcGIS. Noone to ask, cause noone has worked here either so I am turning to you guys. I have to create a tree of ...
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How to Add Basemap from ArcGIS Online to ArcMap 9.3? [closed]

I want to load a basemap into ArcMap 9.3 using "Add Data from ArcGIS Online" tools. Does anyone know the URL needed to load it?
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ArcGIS Online - Programmatically Upload Tabular Data Source

I have some ArcGIS Online maps and want to reference a simple data source like a CSV or XML file. I know that I can upload the file, but is there a way I could programmatically upload the data file ...
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ArcMap to ArcGIS online/Collector

I am trying to figure out the workflow from ArcMap to ArcGIS online/Collector. I am running ArcGIS 10.2.2, using a Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (Android 4.3, JB) I am able to use the share as option in ...
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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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Citing background layer from ArcGIS Online that is used in ArcMap

How do you cite a background map layer that is used in ArcMap that is retrieved from ArcGIS Online? For example the background layer is suppose to be credited from the U.S. Geological Survey and in ...
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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 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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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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Is there an API to ArcGIS Online's My Content listing?

This question pertains to ArcGIS Online, aka ArcGIS.com, aka ArcGIS for Organizations. If I log into ArcGIS.com then choose My Content, I can choose > Layers > Features to see the feature layers ...
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Make web map editable for group (arcgis.com)

I've created and web map and shared it with a group on arcgis.com. I want the other users of the group to be able to edit. I'm sure its a simple permissions issue, but the other users are only able ...
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Publish as a service from ArcGIS desktop to ArcGIS online without basemap

I'm trying to publish a map document as a service from ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1 to ArcGIS Online. It works just fine, except that ArcGIS Online automatically loads in a basemap. This usually isn't an ...
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Data loss with Collector for ArcGIS

Thanks for your help! Last week we used Collector for ArcGIS (version 10.3 on an iPad Air, AT&T) with our ArcGIS Online organization account for field data collection. We experienced loss of ...
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How to configure AGOL popup to open local files (PDF\JPEG)?

I'm trying to enrich my AGOL application by adding a hyperlink to ancillary documents that I have, on a permanent path at my local machine. The question is this: Is it possible to configure AGOL ...
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Unable to use Map Service in Web App Builder

I've published a symbolized data set as a Map Service from ArcMap to my company's Server. I've successfully added this service to our ArcGIS Online account, using the "Add Item from Web" function and ...
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Account could not be used to sign in because it is not authorized to use ArcGIS Pro?

Yesterday afternoon (Friday), I renewed my Maintenance of ArcGIS for Desktop so that I could download and run ArcGIS 10.3 for Desktop and ArcGIS Pro 1.0. Being in Australia, I was hoping that the ...
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Popup in Sidebar With Hosted Feature Layer, not ArcGIS Web Map

I see this example of how to put the contents of a popup into a sidebar, but I can't really follow it. I'm not sure how to implement it for my site, which uses feature layers hosted on ArcGIS Online, ...
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How can I create custom offline maps for Collector on an ipad without SDE?

ESRI has informed me that you can only create custom offline maps for collector units if you have an SDE set up with your GIS server. They said SDE is the only way to publish maps up to the ...
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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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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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Is it possible to incrementally update added/edited datasets to ArcGIS Online?

My organization would like to run change detection and update our ArcGIS Online data incrementally. Rather than re-uploading the entire data set every time we want to update the map. We are a city ...
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ArcGIS Online: Adding Screenshots to my content items

Within ArcGIS Online, is it possible to associate an array of screenshots with a content item? I see a property in the ArcGiS Online Search API response that includes "screenshots":[]
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Populating Arcgis.com Large Thumbnail Field

I'm consuming content from arcgis.com to build a custom map gallery. I see that the response objects have a field called "largeThumbnail", but in my case all the values are null. Anybody know how to ...
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ArcGIS online live data

Does ArcGIS online have the capability of providing real time (live) tracking of assets? If I have a staff member with a cell phone can ArcGIS online show me where that person is at any given moment? ...
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Web map tool with high interactivity [duplicate]

I'm looking for an ArcGIS Online alternative. It needs to be linked to a private MySql server Use shapefiles Display attribute data and charts upon click/hover Toggle shapefile to display/disappear ...
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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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How to get SOAP API Access on an ArcGIS Online Map?

I published a tiled map service to ArcGIS Online. This web site reported that we would be able to access the ArcGIS Online maps via the SOAP API from our applications. I check my first published ...
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Is it possible to edit domain coded values in ArcGIS Online Feature Layers?

I'm getting started on the recently released Citizen Problem Reporter AGOL App. One of the steps is to set up an AGOL hosted featurelayer. I've done that, the app is up and running in a test state, ...
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How to draw contour lines with exact distance?

I am not a professional GIS user so am desperately trying to draw contours with exact distances around my samples (points). I have 67 samples and I would like to draw contours around these points. ...
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Google Maps directions link doesnt work properly in the Explorer for ArcGIS mobile app?

I have an AGOL web map for finding beach accesses in Florida. Within my pop-up I have a Google maps link to get directions to the current access. Everything works fine on desktop, but the directions ...
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Toggle between custom basemaps (different projections/tile structures)

Wondering if it is possible to toggle between two basemaps with that have a different wkid and tile structure? I have tried with a basemap gallery and a basemap toggle with no luck. We have one ...