3

I regularly have quite large mxd projects, with lots of feature layers referenced in Table of Contents (TOC). For simplicity I group them together. The problem is that I can't see the difference between a feature layer or a group (or a group of groups).

It is not only me using these documents, and it would be really useful to be able to colorize the name of groups and/or feature layers or have any other way of separate them from each other (other than having to press the +).

At the very least I'd like to have one color for groups and another for feature layers, but being able to choose freely would be a big improvement. Then I can have blue for water related stuff, red for administrative, green for... you get the picture.

Is there any such functionality in Arcmap? Or has anyone made a neat add-in that could do this?

TOC

Arcgis 10.1 on Windows 7

1

There is nothing native within arcgis that Im aware of, a custom add-in would be your best bet but I've not seen anything like it unfortunantly. If you have some funds to contribute to custom development let me know and I'll chat to a developer friend to see if we can come up with something, as you say it would be very handy.

Regards, Rowan

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.