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Esri User Conference Behind-the-Scenes: Certification TestingUC Certification Testing

Did you know that you can do your Esri Certification Testing at the User Conference? This year our Certification team is excited to offer certification testing so that you can take your exam before you leave San Diego. Read more >>

 

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Using Python to Streamline GIS Workflows  Timothy Hales, Esri Staff, Esri Training

What if there was a way to repeat your workflow without having to touch every single task? What if you could find a way to save time? You can! Python provides a solution to these issues, and Timothy Hales explains how in his recent post, Using Python to Streamline GIS Workflows.

 

 

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Writing a Professional Bio for Your GeoNet Profile

So, you are having trouble writing a professional biography for your GeoNet profile. Not sure how to start, what to say or even how to add it to your profile. These simple steps will help you begin writing your professional GeoNet biography and how to add it to your profile. Get started >>

 

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks for June 18, 2018

 

UC2018 Industry Fliers ImageEsri User Conference 2018 Industry Agendas, Events, and Activities

Want to know what is happening at the 2018 Esri User Conference for your industry? We made the most recently posted industry fliers easier to find. Now you can see what events, Special Interest Groups (SIGs), socials, sessions, and more will happen for each industry. Follow the UC 2018 Industry Fliers to stay up-to-date on new industry flier posts. Find your industry >>

 

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Implementing ArcGIS Has Moved

The Implementing ArcGIS group has migrated to a space to give our visitors a clean, new look with great content, helpful tips, and advice from our Subject Matter Experts. See what is new and meet the experts on the team. Check it out >>

 

Featured Discussion

Transforming weather and climate data into actionable information - Noel Loughrin, Esri Staff, Sciences

Register for the upcoming webinar, Making Weather and Climate Data Work for You, held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at 10 a.m. Pacific/1 p.m. Eastern. After the session, come back and share your feedback, ask questions, and connect with others that attended the webinar. Your comments are welcome. Post a reply >>

 

How-To Tip of the Week

What Are Flat and Threaded Views

Ever read the content comments and discussion replies and notice that the view is either stacked or staggered? You can set how you see the comments and replies from your Preference page. Learn how >>

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

Jurassic Park + GIS = AWESOME Apps - Derek Law, Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS

Jurassic Park + GIS Apps

 

Did you know that Disney uses Esri GIS technology in their movies? At the 2017 User Conference Plenary, Walt Disney Animation Studios presented how City Engine is used to design animal-scaled cityscapes in their films such as the animated Disney movie, Zootopia. This week Derek Law shared links to a great StoryMap by Sergio Domenech for the Jurassic Park movies. Check it out >>

 

Esri User Conference Behind-the-Scenes: The Science Symposium - Charlotte Papp, User Conference 

Learn about the history of the Esri Science Symposium, who can join, and how you can join the 3rd annual Esri Science Symposium hosted by Dawn Wright at the User Conference this year.  Read more >>

 

 

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Changing your GeoNet Landing Page

When you visit the GeoNet Community, you typically land on the home page. Did you know you have the option to change your GeoNet landing page? Read more>>

 

 

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Defense and Intelligence

The Defense and Intelligence group has moved to a Space and is now available for all to follow. Learn how to use the ArcGIS platform to integrate data, sensors, and activities for decision-making and mission success in the Defense and Intelligence community. Check it out >>

 

Featured Discussion

Blog discussion: Increase efficiency going offline and syncing - Kylie Donia, Esri Staff in Collector for ArcGIS

Kylie opened a discussion on a shared blog with tips to help increase efficiency going offline and syncing in Collector. Your feedback about the blog is greatly appreciated. Read the blog and join the conversation. Post your comment >>

 

 


 

 

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Esri User Conference Behind-the-Scenes: The UC Expo

Charlotte Papp shares what it takes to set up the User Conference Expo including what it takes to prepare, why you should go to the Expo, and tips from the team. Read more >>

 

 

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Setting Me in Three for your profile pop-up

Continuing the how-to journey for GeoNet Members includes knowing how to set up your profile pop-up. The profile pop-up is the little description that appears on the screen whenever a GeoNet visitor hovers over your name on a post, comment, reply, or question. With only a few steps, you can set up your profile pop-up.  Learn how >>

 

 

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Check out this week's curated list of top, trending and highlighted contributions you might have missed. Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts on this list? Got an idea or suggestion for future weekly updates? Comment below or contact us at geonet@esri.com.

 

Featured Top Blog

Paper Airplane Day Release (2.8) - Ismael Chivite, Esri Staff, Survey123 for ArcGIS

Ismael explains the most recent update to the Survey123 Field App (2.8) with bug fixes and interesting new features such as Web Designer enhancements, thank you notes, improved geosearch and much more. ...Read more>>

 

Get Certified at Esri's User Conference - Jeren Portillo, Esri Staff,  Esri Technical Certification

The Esri Technical Certification will be onsite at the User Conference in San Diego July 9-13. Attendees can stop by and take the Esri exam any time ...Learn more>>

 

Featured Unanswered Questions

 

 

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Featured Answered Questions of the Week

How to add new field in an attribute table? - Henry Zhuhanzhen, GeoNet Member, ArcGIS Pro

 Esri Staff and GeoNet Members jump in and respond to Henry's question about adding a new field in an attribute table in GIS 9.3. ...Read the responses>>

 

Re: Polygon 'footprints' - Joe Borgione, GeoNet Member, Managing Data

Joe posted asking if there is a tool to help create something similar to aggregate polygons for his project. Check out the great visual answers and description between GeoNet Members helping to resolve the question. ...Read more>>

 

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Featured Discussion

Gas Utility Network Migration Tools, Howard Crothers, Esri staff, Electric and Gas

Howard Crothers shared a preview version of the Gas Utility Network Migration Tools for download. The tools help transform data from a geometric network to utility network using FME or ArcGIS Pro with the Data Interoperability Extension. ...Read more and share your feedback>>