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Esri basemap render speed abnormally slow in Chrome

Summary of Issue: In my project, using the oceans basemap from Esri is very slow to render when zoomed in very close (for Chrome only). Topo is also slow at high zoom levels, but it is bearable in ...
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ESRI Basemaps - World Imagery: Is it possible to bring certain imagery into foreground (change the viewing order)?

I have a basemap loaded in a map in which there are 4 overlapping images. I would like to either turn off 3 of the 4 images or bring the one i want (marked with X n the screen capture) into the ...
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Masking WMS (Esri Oceans Basemap) layer in ArcGIS for Desktop?

I would like to display ESRI's Oceans basemap web map service (WMS) in one of my maps, but not the whole layer, just the landmass depicting Canada as I find it a nice fit for the look I'm trying to ...
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How to handle the New ESRI Ocean Basemap

Some of you may have seen this recent (4/28/14) ESRI blogpost - The New Ocean Basemap. ESRI, in their infinite wisdom, has split up their Ocean Basemap into 2 separate services. One with just the ...
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ArcGIS Runtime for WPF basemap disappears when zoomed in

I have a problem where the http://services.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/World_Street_Map/MapServer basemap is disabled and the images are removed when you zoom in to a large scale. I've set ...
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arcgis javascript api legend and basemaptoggle error

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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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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How can I add aerial imagery using REST services as a basemap in CartoDB?

I want to add my county's aerial imagery as a basemap in CartoDB, same as I use in OSM's iD editor but it is not loading. I am adding in the XYZ url as this: ...
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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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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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Is there a way to export online ESRI basemap layers to raster?

I have been working on polygonizing the vegetation areas in some counties from imagery. When I have the mosaic raster locally I can easily get the polygons using Image Classification Toolbar. But when ...
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Get displaylevels/zoom level javascript API

Is there any way using JavaScript API to get the current "displayLevels" of the basemap or "basemap zoom level" or "basemap scale" of the map and if it was more/less than certain number I change the ...
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How to add an online basemap in ArcGIS 10 [closed]

How can I add an external online map in ArcMap by inserting the http address, to use as a basemap in order to georeference multiple aerial photos? Or is there a way to georeference these photos using ...
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viewing GMapCatcher downloaded tiles in ArcGIS Explorer? (as basemap?)

We have a full set of 20 zoom levels of downloaded satellite imagery that we downloaded with (and view in) GMapCatcher - great program! All of these operations are done offline (for a Search and ...
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Basemap issues in ArcGIS 10 [closed]

I am using ArcGIS 10 and using street basemap in arcmap. there are places where the basemap doesn't show up smooth. Tiles does not appear in the uniform size. any helps will be appreciated.
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download ESRI World Imagery basemap for offline use?

So our search and rescue team would like to be able to view ESRI's World Imagery basemap through the free tool (ArcGIS Explorer). Thing is, we will be offline when we are in the field. So - is there ...
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Changing basemaps with different spatial references (ArcGIS Javascript)

I've got a new requirement to switch basemaps that have different spatial references. The app is using ArcGIS Javascript, and switching to Silverlight is not an option at this point in development. I ...
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Feature Layer Web Mercator Service is too slow in IE and zooming does not work in FF

I am facing issue of Feature Layer being too slow and hangs browser , we changed the projection system to WebMercator performance increased in FF but in IE it sill hangs.when i zoom in FF it hangs ...
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Adding Basemap and changing projection - still not aligned

I am using the basemap in ArcMap10 to create a shapefile of hand digitised polygons based on building outlines. However, when I change the basemap projection to Brit Nat Grid, it does not line up ...
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ArcGIS basemap Url and querystring parameters

This is very basic question but might quite important.While creating Arcobjects addin we give Url for basemap as Following: ...
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ArcMap error: displays black screen and locks up

I have been getting an unusual error in ArcMap lately. The entire ArcMap window turns black (with the exception of the Table of Contents, Attribute Tables and any other tools). It has only happened ...
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ESRI imagery service that is WMS Compliant

I want to use the ESRI free online imagery service http://services.arcgisonline.com/ArcGIS/rest/services/World_Imagery/MapServer But I want a service that is WMS compliant. Is there a version of ...
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Can ArcMap basemaps be used in figures intended for publication?

I'm wondering if the 'imagery' basemap available in ArcMap 10 can be used as part of a figure in a scientific publication? If it can't are there any alternatives, using QGIS for example?
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How to adjust online basemap to Arcmap

How can I adjust the online basemap imagery file to our existing ArcMap data. Below are steps I perform to add the basemap data. I Added basemap from "Add Data From GIS Online" in the file menu and ...
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how can use a offline basemap?

My app needs to work in offline way because we have problems with signal internet 3G and can't downloading images from our servers. Somebody know how can do it ? Now I'm using API Arcgis JS 3.1 and ...
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Is there a way to improve the render quality of ESRI basemaps when exporting a map to PDF or JPG?

I've had this problem with ESRI base maps before but not this bad. The problem is that when I use an ESRI basemap as my backdrop, it looks fine in my MXD but when I export the map to PDF, JPG, or ...
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How do I use my own basemap with Javascript API?

I'm trying to make a map using the Javascript API. I want to use my own basemap, but I can't find the most simple code to do this. I always see something like this: function init() { map = ...
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GPS Elephant Tracking II: Is ArcGIS basemap imagery orthorectified?

-- For my original question and pictures of elephants wearing GPS equipped anklets, go here. -- I'm experimenting with the use of GPS anklets to track the movement of zoo elephants. This has proved ...
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How to add ocean_basemap in QGIS ?

Has anyone added the Ocean Base map to QGIS? I was able to add the Open Layers plugin and get the "land" basemap (among others), but not the ocean. Thanks, Mike
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Use OpenStreetMap in Basemapgallery - Manually

I dont know how to add the OpenStreetMap to the basemapgallery. I want to do this manually because when i use ShowARCGIS basemaps:true i get too many basemaps i dont use. Here's my code: ...
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How to Change the Default Displaying Order of Esri Basemaps in basemapGallery?

I just started using ArcGIS JS APIs. In my app, I want to combine a few ESRI basemaps with my own basemap service. I am using basemapGallery dijit to change basemaps. By default, basemapGallery shows ...
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Basemap Gallery Error - ESRI JS API

I'm getting an error when trying to switch basemaps in my application(right now only works in IE9). TypeError: Unable to get value of the property '_basemapGalleryLayerType': object is null or ...
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How to increase the display performance of Bing basemaps in ArcMap?

I'd like to know if there are ways (within ArcGIS itself) to increase the display performance of basemaps within ArcMap. The internet connection was recently upgraded, so it is much faster than ...
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How to remove ESRI basemap credits?

As you can see from the attached sample map, the ESRI basemap credits are overpowering and reduce the cartographic design of the entire map. These credits appear to be new to 10.1 and essentially ...