The ArcGIS Viewer for Flex application enables users to create GIS-enabled web mapping applications, without requiring programming.

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What are the pros and cons of using the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex vs. creating your own GIS application vs creating your own framework?

Simple question, but perhaps hard to answer. I have broken the title question into three distinct questions in order to clearly identify what we are considering for options each time we build an GIS ...
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How to show related tables in ArcGIS Viewer for Flex v3?

Is there any way to show related tables's result in ArcGIS viewer for Flex? Like identifying in desktop?
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Time-aware layers WCS Service

I am currently developing an application that requires to display raster images over a period of time (I'm looking how Hurrican Sandy progressed). While investigating, people have suggested that I ...
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How to modify the edit widget in ESRI flex viewer 3.0?

I am running ArcGIS Server 10.0 (sp2) on Windows server 2008 64-bit with IIS 7. I am using the ESRI flex viewer version 3.0. I have created a feature layer and published it as a rest service and ...
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changing ArcGIS Viewer for Flex page title

perhaps I'm just missing the obvious. when working with the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex application is it possible to change to title page tab to something else e.g. sometitlepage.com or will the Internet ...
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Python Widget Wrapper ArcGIS Viewer for Flex

I'd like to create a flex wrapper for python code run locally (utilizing arcgis data and outputting data that can be displayed on the flexviewer). I'd like to use gdal or pyproj modules to process ...
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex - multiple feature services

I have two operational feature service layers in the flex viewer config.xml file, when I try to load both layers I get this error: Office Locations layer failed to load: Fault code: 500 Fault ...
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Wanting to build Web Mapping Application

I am wanting to build a web mapping application and am trying to gather all the pieces that I'll need. Is it possible to build REST services with opensource Geoserver from an ArcMap document and tools ...
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flex to java trying to get started on the plan

I have as suggested recently on this forum been "playing" with arcgis server. For reasons perhaps not obvious to "real" programmers I have built a fairly extensive series of web mapping applications ...
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Help getting my flex service publicly accessible

My organization is trying to get our web maps up and running. I have created a simple web map service on our in house ArcGIS server, using the Arcgis flexviewer that is visible locally, works great, ...
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Adding WMS and WFS layers from GEOSERVER in arcgis viewer for flex 3.0

I am interested in adding feature layers from geoserver in arcgis viewer for flex config file and consequently display them on the web map.IS that possible? If yes, could someone share how they did ...
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ESRI Flex Viewer 2.4 - Changing Widget Title At Runtime

I have an "About" widget which displays information about the current active widget in my Flex Viewer app. I am trying to update the About widget's title accordingly. For example, if 'Super Fancy ...
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How to build ArcGIS Flex Viewer app for remote server?

I'm trying to help a co-worker set up an ArcFlex Viewer app using the Application Builder. I'm a bit puzzled by the settings screen: It's asking for a web server base folder (local path) and a web ...
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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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Extract Data widget flex viewer 2.5

I am working on the data extract widget for the flex 2.5 viewer. It has installed properly and works fine but the output is not what I expected. The tool will not divide or split polygons. For example ...
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Flex 2.4 login page with tokens

I am using AGS security and a 2.4 flex application. I would like to login with a login screen like available in the samples. Then utilize tokens for fc security on my services. I see a sample for ...
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Modifying the Score text in the Locate Widget of Flexviewer 2.4

I want to add text where it says "score" to make it more clear that this is an address matching score. I am using the LocateWidget_US.xml and do not think I can do it here. I think the place to do ...
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Using the excludelayer tag in Flex 2.3.1 with a cached service

I'm working on our first Flex server page using the Flex Viewer 2.3.1. The Legend widget works, but I cannot get the excludelayer tag to work. Here's where the problem probably is - it's a cached map ...
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Military Symbols in Flex Viewer 2

Assalam o Alaikum I want to create Military Symbols in Flex Viewer 2. How I can accomplish it, including all the names and their code in an XML file and calling it within flex viewer is a pain. Is ...
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Is there a way to programatically trigger popups using the operationallayer config?

I have a widget that queries a group of features, and I'd like to be able to trigger a popup that looks and behaves the same as the one that gets generated when the user clicks on the map. Is there a ...
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FlexViewer 2.1 - Add scroll for widgetgroup

I have a site that is using the ArcGIS Viewer for Flex version 2.1. In the header I have a widget group that contains 25 items. The list is so long that it goes beyond the bottom of the browser ...
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Replacing header in Flexviewer

Will the index.html swf need to be re-compiled in order to embed the flexviewer app in between a html header and footer wrapper? Or it this perhaps handled in the HeaderControllerWidget.mxml?
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex supported EPSG (wkid)

I am trying to "force" ArcGIS Viewer for Flex 2.1 to retrieve WMS layer using an EPSG, i.e. 3308. I tried setting <map wkid="3308"> However the ArcGIS Viewer for flex always defaults to ...
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex - adding operational layers

I am new to Flex Viewer and am currently trying to view my Map Service that comes from remote Arc GIS Server over the Internet. All parameters in the config.xml file are set up as default (I made no ...
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Changing the search widget link icon

I want to change the pre-defined red arrow link icon in the search widget to another icon: Where would I do this? It looks like the widget is drawing from the InfoPopupWidget.swf?
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Workflow for importing a flexviewer website into Flashbuilder 4

I have websites built using the flexviewer, but would like to import them into Flashbuilder 4 in order to enhance them. Is there a way to do this by importing the .xml or config.xml from the compiled ...
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How can I add menus to Flex Viewer 2?

I have a lot of widgets and my dashboard in Flex Viewer 2 has gotten cluttered. How can I add menus to the dashboard rather than buttons to organize the widgets? Any help will be appreciated.
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How do I have logic in ESRI's popup configs for the Flex api/viewer?

The popup window config functionality I'm referencing is this... http://help.arcgis.com/en/webapps/flexviewer/help/index.html#//01m30000002q000000 This is my config... <?xml version="1.0" ?> ...
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Html and Flex Viewer 2.5

I was wondering if it is possible to customize the interface of the flex viewer with html using the index.html file that is located in the viewer? anybody know? Thanks, Jay
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Using the Flexviewer 2.4 I want to toggle layers from one service on/off

I have 2 layers in one service. If the user clicks one on, I want the other one to turn off, and vice versa. I am using the default flexviewer LayerListWidget.mxml and assume this is the place where ...
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How to create an ant task to build ArcGIS for Flex Viewer?

Has anybody created ant task to build ArcGIS for Flex Viewer? I want to put ArcGIS Flex Viewer into our Continuous Integration system (Hudson). So far it's a very difficult task to do.
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ArcGIS GeoRSS widget source code not recognizing com.esri.ags.portal package import

For some reason while attempting to import the com.esri.ags.portal.*, despite having the library imported in flex builder, it keeps on giving the error "import cannot be found." The strange thing is ...
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How can I migrate from agslib 2.1 to agslib 3.1

I have an application which is developed using agslib 2.1. I want to migrate t to agslib3.1. When I use the new library, There is an error in MapManager.mxml code as "Call to a possibly undefined ...
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WMS projection doesn't match basemap

I have a flex viewer 3.0 map in wgs 84 (4326) (ESRI basemap) with a wms which is 4326 as well. for some reason the wms doesn't overlay correctly. it is way off. appears on the maps but it is flattened ...
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Modifying the LocateWidget.mxml Locate and Clear functions

I am using Robert's compiled TOC widget and attempting to modify the LocateWidget.mxml for the flexviewer. The workflow I have in mind is that user performs an address search clicks the locate button ...
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inserting Cached .mxds into Flex viewer 2.5

I am trying to cache a number of operational layers in my flex viewer 2.5 application but after the layer type is changed from dynamic to tiled they are not visible in my viewer they are still visible ...
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ESRI Flex Viewer 2.4 - How Can I Remove The Header (or UI Component that holds the HeaderController Widget)

I am trying to make some modifications to the general layout of the Flex Viewer. As part of these modifications, I am trying to remove the Header altogether. I removed the HeaderControllerWidget ...
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ArcGIS Viewer for Flex widget moves inadvertently when placed in upper right

Any widget moves inadvertently to the left whenever it is placed in the upper right area of the window? http://www.fairfield-city.org/maps/gis
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Data extract widget - Flex

I have successfully created a data extract widget. It works great. I would now like to be able to set a limit say of 5000sqm or something. I have seen other sites do this. They have a message pop up ...
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Best practice for loading shapefiles into ArcSDE geodatabase using web application

We are developing a web GIS using Flexviewer and we want to allow users to upload a shp file and insert it into a ArcSDE geodatabase. I think there are two steps at least. upload the shp file (zip) ...
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ArcGIS Viewer For flex add remove layer programitically [closed]

I want to add remove operational layers to ArcGIS Flex Viewer Problematically with some security verification. if user is Manager all layers will be added and visible if user from public then due to ...
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CompositeSymbol that includes TextSymbols and SimpleFillSymbol does not draw map

Following is the code snippet that does not draw both TextSymbols. private function MapClick(evt:MapMouseEvent):void { var cs:CompositeSymbol = new CompositeSymbol(); ...
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How to create custom fill styles for SimpleFillSymbol with ArcGIS API for Flex?

Does anybody have created custom fill styles for SimpleFillSymbol? I want to create a style that fills the polygon with circles. Any help would be appreciated.
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Modifying the OverviewMapComponent.mxml

In the flexviewer I want to add text in the overview map that says "overview map." I am not sure what the code would be and assume it would be place in the s:BorderContainer component? <?xml ...
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Please help extending com.esri.ags.symbols.LineSymbol for flex-API

I want to create an extended line symbol so that I had more control over it to draw line and other shapes in it. I can accomplish it by extending it. I was very pleased to see the example to extend ...
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Access Geoprocessing results in Flex Viewer (Enhanced) Search Widget

I have Robert Scheitlin's Enhanced Search Widget up and running successfully with my MapService using ArcGIS Server and Flex Viewer 2.3. I also have a geoprocessing service that returns a point layer ...
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Geoportal Server 1.1.1 search widget for Flex 2.5

Does anyone one know where I can get the above mentioned search widget? I have been tasked with installing this to an existing geopoprtal server and Flex viewer does anyone know how to do this. i have ...
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Flex popup from outside resource weather warnings

I am using the USGS service of NHSS NOAA weather warnings in an application. I have the service displaying in my map using http://rmgsc.cr.usgs.gov/ArcGIS/rest/services/nhss_weat/MapServer The ...
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Changing the selection color in the flexviewer 2.4?

I am under the impression that by changing the 4th color (in this case 0x000000) will change the Selection color. However, when I go use the search tool, my results are still displayed in the old ...
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Help needed for extended symbol

I am trying to extend Symbol class in ARGIS Flex API. this is my widget named TestWidget http://pastebin.com/04w6RSur and here is the extended symbol class http://pastebin.com/bqhDzdSe named ...