New answers tagged layouts
There's no option for data defined grid parameters yet, so unfortunately this isn't possible. You should file a feature request over at hub.qgis.org.
In layout mode, hold ctrl+shift+b then use left-click to zoom in or out (left-click-hold+drag cursor) or right-click to pan (right-click-hold+drag cursor). It's a long reach for the fingers, but is really nice for layout adjustments.
In your Table of Contents (the list of layers usually found on the left side of your ArcMap window), right-click on your US border shapefile and click "Zoom to Layer". That will zoom to the extents of the layer and center your view on the layer. FYI, you can also zoom to one (or several) features in the layer, instead of the entire layer. To do that, open ...
If you center your map in data view, layout view should show the same extent.
To see these changes take effect I think you will need to include both arcpy.RefreshActiveView() and arcpy.RefreshTOC() in your script.
If there are really only four colors, then you can simply go into the layer's Symbology tab and group all of the same colors together into one symbol. That will leave you with 4 symbols. Just select all the legend entries you'd like to group together, right-click them, and select "Group Values" from the context menu: Or, if the colors vary slightly you can ...
This should help you to set your map extent : http://desktop.arcgis.com/en/arcmap/10.3/map/page-layouts/customizing-your-map-extent.htm
Use the highlighted tool for zooming your data inside your Layout.
There is no Layout View in ArcScene. You can export your scene to JPG by using File > Export Scene > 2D... and selecting JPEG in the Save As Type drop-down of the Export Map dialog.
Another option would be to : 1-create your layout template; 2-select the layout elements (using the "select elements" cursor); 3-Copy the layout elements and to past them in the layout view of your target MXD file; You may have to drag the data frame into the layout view (causing a double). My Arc license is located on a distant server and I couldn't ...
The way to move text elements around the page layout is to use ITransform2D. Below is some VBA showing how to do it: Public Sub TextElementExample() ' Get map document Dim pMxDoc As IMxDocument Set pMxDoc = ThisDocument ' Get Pagelayout Dim pPageLayout As IPageLayout Set pPageLayout = pMxDoc.PageLayout ' Get Graphics container ...
Top 50 recent answers are included