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ArcGIS Online Groups for Public and Organization Accounts

From the help: http://doc.arcgis.com/en/arcgis-online/share-maps/own-groups.htm You can only invite people who have the same type of account that you have. If you have an organizational account, you ...
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Seeking alternative to Collector for ArcGIS for creating new records in Related Table in ArcGIS Online?

If you can accept a very loosely-coupled solution, you could implement a small .NET web-UI based 'Milestone editor' which would: be deployed onto a web-server, even the AGOL server if available, ...
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Coordinate Systems for tile packages used in Collector for ArcGIS

Change file you want to create the tile package of to the coordinate system GCS_WGS_1984. Thats the coordinate system GPS position is located.
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Collector App dropping collected points from one specific layer after submission?

There are two reasons that I can think of why points might disappear after being submitted. If there is a filter applied on the layer. If you add a point with attributes that get filtered out, then ...
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Export Attachments for Arcgis Collector - Naming

To create a filename based on a field value in your feature class (rather than in the attachment table which your script is based on) you will need to get a dictionary of ObjectID and associated value ...
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Can you use Bing Maps in offline editing in the ArcGIS Collector app?

No, unfortunately it's not possible to take Bing Maps "offline". Read about it here in the FAQ.
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Don't allow null values in Collector for ArcGIS

I have been waiting for this functionality also. As far as I am aware this is still in development and so far is not actually possible to implement in Collector. There are a number of workarounds ...
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Creating domain with thousands of values for ArcGIS feature class?

Although you may want to rethink your schema if you have that many values for a single domain, there are tools available in ArcGIS to help you do this. One thing I am not sure of is if there is a ...
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Cannot See a Web Map on ArcGIS Collector

I have created a few web maps for Collector for ArcGIS and I always do it the same way. I always start off by creating a file geodatabase through ArcMap. (Catalog and Pro will work the same) I make ...
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Using Collector for ArcGIS offline?

I tested Collector for ArcGIS recently and was able to download my map for offline use on an iPad 3 (iOS 9.3.x) and collect fire hydrant locations. I used it with a Dual GPS receiver. No enterprise DB ...
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Fixing time error when exporting data from ArcGIS Online?

The time output is in UTC which is the time the database is in. UTC is the basis for local times worldwide and is the default used in geodatabases and in the databases hosted data from ArcGIS Online ...
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Automatic timestamp in ArcGIS Collector

Yup enable editor tracking on the service and that will collect the creator of the feature and the creation date along with the editor and the edit date. When a feature is updated multiple times the ...
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ArcGIS Online Groups for Public and Organization Accounts

As Russ mentioned, you can only use Collector with a Level 2 user that is part of an organisation's account. Collector always requires a login even if you are editing public data. There is an option ...
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Using relationship classes with ArcGIS Online?

You have the relationship setup incorrectly. You need to use the GlobalID of the parent and have it go into the GUID field of the child. You cannot write GlobalID to GlobalID b/c the GlobalID is ...
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Related Tables can be viewed in my webmap but not in Collector

After walking back my steps, I found that the relationship class set up in the MXD had the Origin Table & Destination Table flipped. I created a new relationship class, republished the service and ...
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Utilizing versioning with ArcGIS Collector

Prior to publishing the data to portal, I changes the table of contents to list by source. Then right clicked the database and clicked change version. I selected the version that I created for the ...
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Using Collector for ArcGIS offline?

For alternatives, amigoCollect will do these easily (online and offline) and sync back to your Geodatabase using the AmigoCloud for ArcGIS extension. We have some transit agencies doing this right now ...
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In ESRI Collector, is there a way download/sync a layer that has attachments without attachments, but still allow for the adding of them?

You can change offline settings of the web map you are using in collector:
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In ESRI Collector, is there a way download/sync a layer that has attachments without attachments, but still allow for the adding of them?

Just to provide a little more clarity to Anastasia's answer: https://doc.arcgis.com/en/arcgis-online/create-maps/take-maps-offline.htm Options for editable layers In the Editable layers section, ...
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Stopping javascript apps overwriting auto calculated field values?

You can setup a refresh interval on the layer within the map so it refreshes itself within a defined time limit so you do not have to refresh the entire page.
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Z-value Error in ArcGIS Collector

It looks like you can set a default value for the z values through the admin API which might resolve your issue. Check out this support link http://support.esri.com/en/technical-article/000014234
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How do I make an attribute that will show the size of my polygon

You could store the polygon shapefile in a Geodatabase. A Geodatabase will create a field in the polygon feature called "Shape_Area", which will store the geometry area of the polygon feature. This ...
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New fields added via ArcGIS Online not appearing on Collector?

Couple things I would recommend doing - Update the popup in the web map to have those fields as visible and editable. Also click Save to layer after making those changes as well so the feature layer ...
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How to rename an attachment when using ArcGIS Collector for Android?

I figured out what I was doing wrong, so I'm answering with some screenshots to assist those who are like myself: fat fingered and digitally uncoordinated. First, you need to be editing the feature (...
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Sync-ing ArcGIS Online and collector for ArcGIS?

Go to your Web Map in ArcGIS Online, then Settings - Web Map, check "Use in Collector for ArcGIS"
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Arcgis/Arcgis Online Domain coding table

You have to configure your popup to rearrange the fields in AGOL. This will then be reflected in the attribute table.
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Get ID from closest feature in different layer

Since you can't extend or customize Collector itself: Maybe using a SOI (Server Object Interceptor) to intercept the point feature add/update event, then execute some custom code such as the Near() ...
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ArcGIS Collector - Change polygon symbology to black if it has been edited

I'm not sure you can do that in Collector, well I couldn't a couple of years ago when I did a river survey. I needed to be able to mask sites that had been visited and I came up with this idea which ...
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Using relationship classes with ArcGIS Online?

There is a blog post here which demonstrates how to create related data in ArcGIS Pro/ArcMap for use in ArcGIS Online/Collector/etc. There are some YouTube videos which guide you through how to set ...
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Assigning feature symbology by categories with related table in ArcGIS Online?

Currently symbolizing features with through related record values is not possible. This has been posted on the ArcGIS Ideas page if you want to vote for this feature. https://geonet.esri.com/ideas/...
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