If you need access to your web maps away from the desk or out of the office take a look at Explorer for ArcGIS.Read More
If you haven’t heard of webhooks, they’re the latest step towards optimising your business workflows and getting your systems singing together in perfect harmony. Webhooks are a universal web development which makes it easier for different applications to talk to each other. And they are coming to Survey123…Read More
A quick description of how you can create URL's to launch a specific survey and fill out the required information automatically. This blog focuses on the transition to Survey123 with tips to improve efficiency.Read More
If you’re new to Workforce for ArcGIS, this blog aims to bring you up to speed with all the latest features and updates to the application and how you could benefit from enabling a common view between office and field. I've also included some handy tips to help you harness the full power of Workforce.Read More
I've previously looked at how to implement a custom Other field in Survey123 and how to make survey results easier to analyse, or symbolise, when a survey includes the Other functionality.
In this blog I explore how to work with results that include the Other functionality, after the survey has been published, using Arcade.Read More
Survey123 is a very popular ArcGIS App for the Field and I'm always looking for ways to make sure it's delivering value for my users. This blog investigates making survey results easier to analyse, or symbolise, when a survey includes the 'Other' functionality.Read More
Survey123 lets you create surveys for use on mobile devices or through a web browser. It’s an easy way to replace paper-based surveys because of the flexibility of its functionality. One example is the ability to allow users to enter an ‘Other’ value if the answer they need is not in the options list.Read More
Collector for ArcGIS is great for adding new features and editing existing information. For most, this is sufficient, but what if you need to add new information repeatedly without losing any original data? This is where related tables come in.Read More
If you’re using Collector for ArcGIS, or thinking about using it, you’ll have considered which fields you need to collect information. You could just use free text and type information into each field. I don’t know about you, but I have clumsy thumbs and there would be spelling mistakes everywhere. If you have access to ArcGIS for Desktop, you should consider using domains and subtypes.Read More
Currently in Beta, Survey123 is a simple and intuitive, form-centric data gathering solution for creating and analysing surveys. The application lets you create smart forms with simple and sophisticated features ranging from multiple choice questions to cascading selects. The survey allows field workers with mobile devices to capture data in any environment, with minimal training and quickly analyse the results to make more informed decisions. Here are my 5 favourite features.
Recently one of my colleagues in our team asked me how he could use ArcGIS Mobile on his desktop without a server licence. This got me looking for information on how this can be done. One of the outcomes of my research was a document that details my findings, as well as how a new user to ArcGIS could go about setting up a Mobile project and start working straight away.
I found that it was quite hard to figure out a way of getting started quickly. At the end of the day, how many people want to spend all their time scratching their heads? Not too many i would imagine. This document gives a very concise description of how to get started.
I hope other people find it as useful as i did in putting it together (and my collegue, who is no doubt much happier now!)