A map package is both the data and cartography that make up an entire map compressed into a single file for easy sharing and movement.

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What is a .pkinfo file? Is it similar to a .mpk file?

What is a .pkinfo file? Is it similar to a .mpk file? Where/how would I create a .pkinfo file? There is no definitive answer I could find on Google. Search results talk about Package Info files ...
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Having difficulty viewing a public map package I uploaded

I recently created and uploaded a map package using arcgis 10.3.1. It was saved correctly and I selected the option to share with everyone in arcgis online all seems to be well as I can see it in my "...
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Providing user specified location for extracting packages in ArcGIS Pro?

In ArcMap the folder location used to unpack packages dragged into a map can be set using the Customize | ArcMap Options > Sharing tab: I just looked for the equivalent option in ArcGIS Pro on the ...
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Opening *.mpk map package in QGIS? [duplicate]

I have just received a .mpk file from a geological survey containing geo maps of the country in question. i am using QGIS on a mac and am having trouble accessing the files. I have unzipped the .mpk ...
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Changing/editing original feature class referenced in ArcGIS map package?

I created two different map packages (say, mappack1 and mappack2) that included a common layer (polyline feature class in a file geodatabase, say LINE). Then I unpacked mappack1 and edited the common ...
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ArcSDE data does not loaded in ArcGIS Runtime application

I'm developing an application that uses ArcGIS Runtime for WPF. The application should display a couple of layers from a map package (MPK file). The map packages is referencing to a SQL Server ...
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Map Package or Relative Paths for ArcMap MXD export

Is there a way to use Map Packaging so that multiple mxds draw data from the same geodatabase when unpacked? We've broken our project area into 14 divisions. Each division has it's own geodatabase ...
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ArcGIS desktop map package, with clipping

Package Map (Data Management) almost does what I want: take everything in my current map, wrap it up in a nice little parcel with all geometry, attributes, labels, symbols, etc. etc. configured just ...
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script or code to create map package arc gis , mpk

I am looking for some help or if someone has a script or tool to loop through a given folder of MXD's and Create MPK files with the same name. i don t have so much experience of creating scripts , or ...
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Extract .mxd file + data from map package .mpk?

I have two applications - a pc app which uses .mpk and a mobile app which uses .tpk I can generate both, given the .mxd file - but I'd like an easy way to go from a .mpk to .tpk The idea being that ...
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how to create map package programatically using C#?

I'm using .NET SDK to create ArcMap toolbar with arcgis 10.1. how do i create map package .mpk programatically? http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#//006600000403000000
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Summarizing different (local) shapefiles/sources into one centralized database using ArcGIS for Desktop?

Using ArcMap/ArcCatalog 10.2, is there a way, to summarize a huge number of widely spread shapefiles/sources (different servers, different hard drives etc.) into one centralized database, in order to ...
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Field-based hyperlinks in an ArcMap map package (.mpk)?

I have a point shapefile where each point has multiple hyperlink fields in its attribute table as per How to add multiple relative hyperlinks to single point in ArcGIS for Desktop with Basic level ...
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Should Python Add-In installed in map which is packaged be part of *.mpk?

Using ArcGIS for Desktop 10.1 SP1, I just created a map package (.mpk) from a map (.mxd) which had a Python Add-In (.esriaddin) installed. When I unpacked the .mpk the .esriaddin was neither ...
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Is it possible to create a map package of a network dataset (ESRI ArcGIS 10.1)?

Is it possible to create a map package of a network dataset (ESRI ArcGIS 10.1)? I tried publishing it as a map package, but I can't seem to insert the network itself (the "New Route" part, not the ...
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Is it possible to create map packages for ArcMap version 10 using 10.1?

Is it possible to create a map package in an older version? Currently I am using 10.1 and the client uses 10.0. Can you create a map package for different versions? I see you can create layer ...
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How to create MPK using ArcGIS Runtime WPF?

I would like to create a Map PacKage with ArcGIS Runtime WPF. Have you an example ?
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Manipulating mpk/gpk/tpk with ArcGIS Runtime WPF

Is there a way work with those package files within Runtime and NOT in arcmap. It seems very inconvenient for where we have to use these packages, especially for geoprocessing. Also, is there a way ...
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Simplest way to share map and data with ArcGIS 10.x and 9.x users

What is the simplest way to share a map and data with both ArcGIS 10.0 and 9.3 users, portably? This question could be rephrased as "Instead of waiting for Esri to (maybe) implement backwards ...
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Packaging Error - General function failure

Have some problems with sharing my map on ArcGIS Online: As a student, I am now working with my master thesis and I use ArcGIS Online as a workflow based sharing network. I work locally on my ...
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How to batch open and export to PDF folder of map packages (*.mpk)?

I have a directory full of ArcGIS map package files (mpk) that I need to export to pdf. Is it possible to automate it so I don't have to open and export each one manually? I need to open each map ...
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Are there any free tools that can view and edit ArcGIS Map Packages?

I'm looking for a tool that can open ArcGIS Desktop 10 map packages (.mpk files) and allow in a simplified way for a third-party to add geology cross sections and well points. Any suggestions? It ...