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Application of ArcGIS Online for collecting and updating information in field using iOS and Android devices

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ArcGIS Collector - Change polygon symbology to black if it has been edited

I have a web map for ArcGIS Collector. The symbology is based on farm type in 2021, "FARM_2021". The symbology is very intuitive, vineyards are purple, strawberries are red, cotton is white, ...
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Collector and Field Maps failing to load secure layers - but just for one person

I work as a GIS analyst, and we used Collector/Field Maps daily for field editing and updates. Yesterday, one of my employees started getting red triangles when trying to open our utility map. I have ...
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ArcGIS Online symbology expression

I have a feature service created in ArcGIS Online. The symbology is based off the field "RequestType", with four options 1. Trash Pick-Up Request 2. General Comment 3. Alert 4. Missing GIS ...
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Collector ArcGIS

I published a feature service from ArcMap 10.1 to ArcGIS Server 10.7.1 preparing the data for their offline uses. At the ArcGIS portal level, the offline functionality is present and checked. On the ...
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ArcGIS Collector: Clicking Pop-Up pans map to Central African Republic

I'm using the most recent version of ArcGIS Collector. I have a web map with a point feature class, a line hosted feature class, two polygon hosted feature classes, ESRI World Imagery as a basemap, ...
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Web Layer in Collector/ArcGIS Online causing both drawing and offline issues

I am having an issue with a web map and the related feature layers that I can't seem to get a handle on how to fix. The map has three main layers/components: Roads Road Gates An empty point feature ...
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Random shutting down of ArcGIS Collector Apps

I just wanted to know if anyone else has experienced the issue of ArcGIS apps, in particular the Collector app, randomly shutting down in the field while on iOS devices? Seems like my surveyors are ...
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ArcGIS Survey123 - Selecting a point on a map to collect data about

I am new to ArcGIS and survey123 but I have some experience working with QGIS and ODK and xlsforms. I have a map with point features that represent buildings (each point represents a building location)...
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Is it possible to use Collector and Survey123 to generate new fields and append to existing records simultaneously?

What I am trying to do is make a webmap for Collector that field staff will use to collect a single piece of information at the same locations monthly. In this case they are gathering groundwater ...
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Creating a reminder for field staff to rename photo attachments in ArcGIS Collector

It saves a ton of time in the office when field staff rename photo attachments directly in Collector. However, they have to remember to click on each photo and to rename it, and it's not obvious ...
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Prepopulating Survey123 form field inputs from related tables in file geodatabase

I have a Survey123 survey. I am trying to prepopulate fields for from ArcGIS Collector and am having great difficulty. To explain, I created a file geodatabase in ArcGIS 10.X, (relationship classes ...
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How do I autopopulate a field in Collector?

I am wondering how I can use location to automatically generate a field in my attribute table with the name of a geographic region. I want to: create a point on the Collector app automatically ...
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Merging features using Collector for ArcGIS (Field Maps)

In 'Collector for ArcGis', is it possible to merge two polygon features (from two different layers) into one feature? It would be required to decide from which layer the attributes are used.
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Collector - Related tables and default filling of field

Have a polygon feature class with a related table in collector. Is there a way for when a new record is added in the table for a field (area) to be automatically calculated from the features geometry? ...
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New record fails in Collector with particular FGDB relationship topology

This is lifted from my GeoNet post asking the same question. I have FGDB that I am trying to build out for in-the-field surveys through AGO and Collector. Below is a mock diagram of the tables that I ...
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What could make replica disappear?

I have a few services added as layers in a map, that is configured to be used in ArcGIS Collector(20.2.1), and I am facing an issue with the synchronization of my edits. I checked the REST end of the ...
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Having two different fields symbolized to give four options in ArcGIS Online, Collector

I have a integer field for "agency", and a string field for Survey Status "SURV_STATU" Each field has two options. I used this Arcade line to see the desired symbology in ArcGIS ...
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Get ID from closest feature in different layer

ArcGIS Collector (Android) ArcGIS Online Scenario: Users create and update features in a point FC via Collector. Upon creation/update, I want Collector to: Automatically get the ASSET_ID value from ...
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Edit and Update Existing Features in a Collector App using Survey123 Forms

I have an existing polyline dataset that needs to be reviewed and have certain attributes populated by field personnel. We have a hosted feature layer in Collector, and are attempting to use a ...
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Unable to Download Map from ArcGIS Online to Collector for ArcGIS for Unconnected Use in the Field

I am learning how to use ArcGIS Online and Collector for ArcGIS. I have created an ArcGIS online map. It is properly configured to use in Collector. I can access the map on a mobile device, which is ...
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Do feature classes need to be versioned for editing with ArcGIS Collector/feature service?

I have an Oracle 18c/10.7.1 geodatabase with feature classes that have the following properties: Unversioned SDO_GEOMETRY datatype Registered with the GDB My organization plans to serve up the ...
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Add empty layers to Feature Service with ArcGIS Python API

I would like to create a number of Feature Services. Each Feature Service should contain 15-20 layers. There is no data yet, as I would like to create these for data collection with ArcGIS Collector. ...
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Renaming attachments from a geodatabase

I am completing a task that requires me to collect info and pictures of gravestones in cemeteries using the Esri Collector app. There are thousands of attachments within the GDB that I would like to ...
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Accuracy of ArcGIS Collector

About ArcGIS Collector app, what's the difference between accuracy in the setting tab and horizontal/vertical accuracy as indicated left-bottom on the map while surveying? For example, if I set the ...
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Cannot enable offline mode for ArcGIS Online web map in order to use in Esri Collector app

I've been trying to enable offline mode in a WebMap in order to use one Collector. I reviewed the requirements here however I enabled sync and caching on my feature layer and map layer I believe. Here ...
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Collector App Offline Syncing issue

We are using the Collector for ArcGIS app for numerous inspections. I've been tasked to manage the GIS portion of it. Some locations lack data service so the inspectors are using the offline mode. ...
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Using related records added on Collector (for ArcGIS) to update original feature class values and symbology

I currently use Collector for ArcGIS to carry out tree inspections. The design consists of two parts - a feature class layer which contains a point for each tree including data such as its species, ...
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Adding features to ArcGIS Feature Service in QGIS?

I use Collector for ArcGIS to collect data in the field, and I'd like to have collaborators w/o ESRI logins be able to contribute data to my project GIS using QField. I was hoping it would be as ...
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ArcGIS Collector with ArcGIS Portal webmap failing on attachments

I have a web map that has been created on ArcGIS Portal. Our Portal is federated. The feature layer (service) and web map have all the required settings based on the documentation of ArcGIS Collector ...
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Make shapefile in ArcMap Editable in ArcGIS Collector

I created a shapefile called random points in ArcMap. I assigned it a coordinate system, and I then shared as a hosted map service. Under Feature Access I checked Create, Delete, Query, Sync, and ...
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Arcgis/Arcgis Online Domain coding table

I'm having an issue with coding domains for ArcGIS online and am hoping someone has an idea. Maybe this can be done or not. I have to edit a .GDB to add a couple things into a feature service for ...
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Turning on developer options of Collector for ArcGIS on Android (Early Release)?

I am trying to turn on logging in order to troubleshoot an issue. And found this is on GeoNet: Open the settings > tap your login name at the top 3 times > "Developer" options should appear at ...
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Feature Class Unique Fields For ESRI Collector Survey

I have a suite of empty feature classes I use for ESRI Collector surveying. They are in a FGD. I want the PhotoID field in my Photos feature class to contain unique records, so fieldworkers don't keep ...
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ArcGIS Server 10.6 the field "created user" shows "Esri_Anonymous" when data is sent through collector app

I have published a service with ArcGIS Server 10.6 as the hosting server. In organisation tab users have been created. Collector app is used to collect site data. Users are signed-in through collector ...
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Sync-ing ArcGIS Online and collector for ArcGIS?

enter image description hereI am new with "collector for ArcGIS" and we have just recieved the ArcGIS Online account to be able to provide data for Collector. Based on the General instruction, we have ...
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How to rename an attachment when using ArcGIS Collector for Android?

I am using ArcGIS Collector for Android, v 18.0.3 Build 1033 and I don't see a way to rename attachments in the field. Is this possible from within the Collector application? Or do I need to save ...
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Collector App Domain Symbology

I am currently developing an inspection map using AGOL/ArcMap and the Collector app. I have a series of potential deficiency sites i.e. upgradient, downgradient, lateral, etc... all possible at the ...
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Feature layer (AGOL) export to Excel failure?

When I try to export data from an AGOL feature layer into an xlsx i receive the following error. "Excel cannot open the file, file format or extension is not valid" When selecting to export you don'...
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Adding a data dictionary to Trimble R1 reciever through ArcGIS Online

I don't even know how to properly google this effectively, so maybe someone can help me on here. My company purchased a Trimble R1 GNSS Receiver. The data is managed through ArcGIS Online. I have a ...
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Setting up a Workforce Field - Connecting Workforce and Collector

I am working on connecting Workforce Developer and Collector and I am trying to set up a specific field as a collector field. There are 3 fields that I can choose from, but none of them are what I am ...
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Modify streaming interval in Collector for ArcGIS Online

I'm using ESRI Collector App. I'm tracking location. Is there a way to modify the ESRI location tracking layer for it to use an interval under 5 seconds?
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How to Timestamp Photo Attachments in ESRI Collector App

We need to automatically timestamp the photo attachments when using ESRI Collector APP. Either a visual timestamp on the photo or a date in the attachment name would be great. Timestamp in the ...
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New fields added via ArcGIS Online not appearing on Collector?

This question has appeared in some random threads (https://community.esri.com/thread/217461-field-added-on-arcgis-online-does-not-appear-on-collector) with no clear solution. Basic premise: Simple ...
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ArcGIS Collector doesn't show up in iTunes-cannot transfer tile package

I am trying to use tile package offline in Collector. I have followed the instructions in the link below. My issue is: Collector never shows up under Apps in the iTunes, so I can't use it to transfer ...
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Publishing subtypes on ArcGIS Online for Collector?

I am kind of new to ArcGIS online and I just publishes a feature hosted map service after I have fixed my data with subtypes and subtypes-domains. After publishing to agol I discovered that all my ...
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Cannot add or draw non point features in Collector

I've come across an issue with Collector. I'm in the process of developing editable online maps for a Biologist to collect field data, but I cannot add any features other than point features in the ...
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Collecting simultaneous features or reducing tracking interval on location tracking in ArcGIS Collector? [closed]

I encountered a problem in using collector for our data collection on the field. We are archaeologists doing prospection work and needing to create point features for found artefacts as well a ...
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When using an iphone the user cannot update features using the collector app when hidden required fields are present

I have a layer that I want to use in collector but some of the fields in that layer are hidden as I want to use them at a later stage in a "Review WebMap". On an iphone i cant submit a survey but I ...
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Viewing feature service view in Collector?

I have created a hosted feature service view in arcgis online and I have added this to a webmap. Editing is enabled on the hosted feature service view. Should I be able to edit and view this on ...
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Taking data from related table and populating feature attribute table in ArcGIS Desktop?

Our forester wants trees symbolized red if they haven't been trimmed, green if they've been trimmed. Trimming info is maintained in the Tree_Maint table, which is a one to many related table to our ...
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