GeoNet Weekly News & Tips: Your Ideas in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer Beta, Esri Software and Privacy as Place of the Week, and Understanding ArcGIS Idea Statuses

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Dot Density Map from ArcGIS Online Map Viewer BetaHave you tested out the new ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise Map Viewer Beta? The new feature has some enhancements that GeoNet Members contributed to by using our ArcGIS Ideas space. GeoNet Members Eric Neel, Jason Sawle, Owen Evans, Bryan Hemmer, Tom Bos, Russell Jordan, Rick Weisbond, Eric Svensen, and R. Scott Semmens submitted ideas including auto-sized pop-ups, dot-density maps (pictured), map rotations and more. Learn about GeoNet Member contributions to the ArcGIS Online and ArcGIS Enterprise Map Viewer Beta release in this blog by Peter Klingman. Read: Your Ideas in the ArcGIS Online Map Viewer Beta. 


Highlight: Get a recap on GeoConX 2019, the largest gathering of Utility & Telecommunications GIS Professionals from Patrick Huls 



Esri Software Security & Privacy BannerThe Esri Software Security & Privacy place hosts information and announcements about the latest compliance, security, and privacy topics for Esri products. Check out some of the Frequently Asked Questions in the place to learn about how to communicate your IT team’s security concerns. If you’re looking for white papers on best practices and security optimization guidance, see the Searchable Document Repository in the helpful link section.  Go to: Esri Software Security & Privacy


3 Open Questions & Discussions

Paul Doherty is looking for the best practice for symbolizing data manually in Survey123.

Chad Leftwich wants to know how to find the closest polygon(s) to a select polygon by roads and not by distance.

Natalee Desotell wants to change the width of a selected polygon outline in Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS


Take a few minutes to help a GeoNet member solve a problem today. See if you can answer these unanswered questions in the community. 


Community Tip:  Understanding ArcGIS Idea Statuses

Did you submit a great idea and want to understand its status with Esri? Ideas submitted to the ArcGIS Ideas place are acknowledged with eight statuses from respective product teams, including Reviewed, In Product Plan, and more. If you want to understand more about what In Product Plan or Under Consideration means, take a look at this reference document for Statuses for ArcGIS Ideas. 


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