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Replacing Esri branding with custom graphic in web app

The "logo" option is documented as being a Boolean value that defaults to true. So if you put false, it won't show it; if you enter any value (or leave it off so it defaults to true), it will show ...
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What is jimu.js in Web AppBuilder?

From the answer of an Esri staff member in this GeoNet thread, jimu.js is defined as follows: The jimu.js library is the core source code inside every GIS app made by Web AppBuilder. The core ...
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Is it possible to download the code of a web app you've created in Esri's Web AppBuilder?

This is accessible via the homepage of your Web App Builder. Highlight your map then hit the ellipsis at the right-hand side of the page, and there's a Download option. Unzip the resulting files into ...
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5 votes

ArcGIS Web AppBuilder widget config?

In the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS (Developer Edition), after modifying the configuration of the Coordinate Widget in a local application and ensuring that you've saved your work, the settings can be ...
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5 votes
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How to update the source code for apps built with ArcGIS Web AppBuilder widgets?

So far I haven't seen any way to "refresh" the app's widget code automatically or programatically. A workaround was suggested by Larry Stout: add your widget code to \arcgis-web-appbuilder-1.0\...
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Specifying URL to ArcGIS Online organization or Portal for ArcGIS?

You must have either a named user account that belongs to an Organization, or a Developer account to connect Web AppBuilder too. See this help link: https://developers.arcgis.com/web-appbuilder/guide/...
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5 votes

Turn certain layers on and off in ArcGIS Web AppBuilder Developer Edition

The Layer Toggle Button widget is designed to do precisely that. This is just a simple widget to toggle a configured layer(s) on and off using a button. The layer(s) can be a whole map service layer ...
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4 votes

Unable to use Map Service in Web App Builder

Map Services are supported in the Web App Builder. Here is what works for me: Create a 'Web Map' in ArcGIS Online Click 'Add Layer from Web', and paste in the URL to the Map Service. (the URL ...
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Web Application and ArcGIS server are two different machines and unable to load layers using rest services

Yes this is possible! There are multiple approaches for this. You can install Apache http server from here and you have to configure modjk module in this using modJk configuration (You will define ...
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3 votes
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Building "floor switcher" toggle button in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS?

The Campus Place Locator Map from ESRI outlines how to map multiple stories in GIS. Try it Live:
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3 votes

Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS/ArcGIS Online web app issues

I had the same issue a few weeks ago, and I had to change a security setting on ArcGIS Online. Sign into ArcGIS online, then go to "My Organization" link on the top. From there, click on "Edit ...
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How to set up geoprocessing tool and geoprocessing service to produce downloadable output in Web AppBuilder

I've managed to set it up . Here're the most important settings: Script: - output image is written to default scratch folder (outDir = arcpy.env.scratchFolder) - script parameter: arcpy.SetParameter(...
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How do you retrieve an accidentally deleted point in an ArcGIS Web Mapping Application?

As far as I know, and we have run into this problem before, you can not undo this operation in AGO (if anyone has other information I would love to hear it.) Our solution was to create a versioned ...
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Running a geoprocessing service on selected data in ArcGIS web appbuilder

If anyone still needs help with this, the newest version of Web App Builder now comes with a Select Widget where you can pass selected features info to other widgets like a Geoprocessing widget. More ...
3 votes

Create non-GIS Front End to ESRI Server Web Map

Options that we have used is to create a list in Microsoft SharePoint that is connected to the database that is being used by the web mapping system. In our case that has been SDE running on MS SQL, ...
3 votes

How to add a layer to Web AppBuilder at run-time

Stephen, I've found a widget that does exactly what you need. It's called the AddService widget. The direct link to the .zip file is here. Unpack and paste the folder into the \WebAppBuilderForArcGIS\...
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How to add a layer to Web AppBuilder at run-time

In the Summer 2016 release of WAB, a new widget is added: Add Data widget – Enables you to search for layers in ArcGIS Online and add them to the map. You can also add ArcGIS Server web services, ...
3 votes

Invalid redirect_URI Web AppBuilder Deployment from Server?

Most likely the appid that you're using does not have your new URL in its list of Redirect URIs. Here are the instructions from the Web AppBuilder FAQs: It is indicated that the URI of Web ...
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How to add table of non-geo data to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS?

Create a relationship class between your parcels and the table in ArcMap file geodatabase. Add your feature class with its related table into an ArcMap map document. Publish your map as a hosted ...
3 votes

WAB Developer Edition Header Controller widgets loading onscreen incorrectly

This is a known bug in the Foldable and JewelryBox themes in WAB DE 2.7 that was fixed in 2.8. This thread on GeoNet will show a way to resize the window by putting this line in the postCreate ...
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lang.hitch use in ArcGIS API for JavaScript

require(["dojo/_base/lang"], function(lang){ var myObj = { //A simple object with the property of foo foo: "bar" }; var func = lang.hitch(myObj, function(){...
2 votes

Is it possible to download the code of a web app you've created in Esri's Web AppBuilder?

I believe it can be done the way you originally intended to: From the "My Content" area of ArcGIS Online select the "View item details" option for your Web Mapping Application. In the page that opens ...
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Getting popup with layer attributes to display after using address search/geocoder widget?

I am going to go with using the Information Lookup template for ArcGIS online. It does not give me the flexibility I want, but it does the job I need it to do. I hope this is helpful for others. I ...
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Multiple people using one ArcGIS Online Story Map Builder?

Yes, multiple people can edit a storymap or WAB. Your AGOL account just has to allow users to edit other users or just share the same username.
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Change Header/Background Color For Attribute Popup Window (JavaScript Web AppBuilder)

have you tried to change the css rule for the titlePane-Class yet? for example: .esriPopup .titlePane { color: #ffffff; cursor: default; line-height: 20px; background: green !...
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Can't close custom Web AppBuilder widget programmatically

the first thing that I noticed, is the WidgetManager.getInstance is a function, which means you need to call it using WidgetManager.getInstance() I haven't worked with the web app builder yet, but ...
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Deploying Web AppBuilder Application with php

Over at GeoNet, Junshan Liu pointed out the following. This is caused by getPath function in env.js. In this function there is path check /\.html$/.test I found that on line 162 in env.js and ...
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How to create a webmap/app where a user can select features by location by drawing a polygon?

I use a custom widget called Enhanced Search for that. More information can be found about it and it can be downloaded from here. Other custom widgets in WAB are listed on the webpage as well.
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Copying layers between WebMaps on ArcGIS Onlinr?

You can copy the webmaps by using the ArcGIS Online Assistant. Choose I want to.. > Copy Content > My Account and then drag a webmap from the Root or a folder (from the left) to the right panel ...
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Select features interactively in ArcGIS WebAppBuilder Using a Widget

I ended up using the Query Tool and manipulating it to achieve what I needed.
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