GeoNet Weekly News & Tips: Your Ideas in ArcGIS Online, Coordinate Reference System as Place of the Week, and 4 Product and Service Updates

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Featured Content Highlights: Your Ideas in the September 2020 ArcGIS Online Update

ArcGIS Online TabsArcGIS Online released a new update and 5ArcGIS Ideas from the GeoNet Community were implemented or partially implemented with the release! Check out this blog from Peter Klingman to learn more about the ideas including the capability to change the navigation bar (pictured left). Congratulations to Zorba Conlen, Joe Flannery, Michael Bishopp, Lars de Vries, Meg Hoole, and the numerous voters on their contributions!  Read: Your Ideas in the September 2020 ArcGIS Online Update







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Featured Place of the Week:  Coordinate Reference Systems

Coordinate Reference SystemsConnect with other GIS professionals on how to work with coordinate reference systems in ArcGIS products. Read helpful blogs or watch videos from Simon Kettle and see how other users are working with coordinate reference systems in their projects.   Go to: Coordinate Reference Systems


3 Open Questions & Discussions

Eric Roper is looking for assistance with loading map layers into ArcPad. Can you help?

Sherry Mattice wants to know if there is a comparable widget to Map Notes in ArcGIS Web AppBuilder that you would recommend for collecting user comments. Can you share a recommendation?

peter dorward needs to count the number of adjacent polys in a second layer in his project with ArcGIS Pro and is looking for suggestions. How would you approach this?


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4 Product and Service Update

My Esri released version 5.21 with enhancements and fixes for support, the training page, and reports.

ArcGIS Earth announced their version 1.11 release with new enhancements.

Education has a few chat logs from select sessions and recordings of the summit now available on YouTube.

ArcGIS API for JavaScript announced the release of versions 4.17 and 3.34 with a few highlights.


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