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How-To Tip of the Week

 

Email or Stream Notifications

Did you know you can customize your notifications so that you receive an email, or not when a person, place, or item posts an update in one of your streams?

Learn how >>

 

 

New Group

 

Women's Geospatial Forum

Managed by Esri’s Women’s Empowerment & Career Advancement Network (WeCan), this is the place on GeoNet for women across all geospatial sectors to find information and resources, ask technical or professional questions, and engage in discussions with women and allies in the GIS industry. Join now >>

 

 

Featured Poll

 

What do you look for when downloading Esri software? - Tom Lutz

When you go to My Esri to find a download what are you looking for? Are you looking for a specific product line or are you looking for a version? Vote here >>

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

Congratulations to our 2018 Mid-Year GeoNet Semi-Annual Contest Winners - Michelle Mathias

We would like to announce the winners of the 2018 Mid-Year Semi-Annual GeoNet Contest held from January 1st - June 30th 2018. Thank you to our top contributors for helping us live out the GeoNet mission and purpose! Join us in congratulating them. See the winners >>

 

How-To Tip of the Week

 

Creating a Custom Stream

Want to customize the way you view activity across the site? The Custom Stream feature allows you to filter out the noise by picking and choosing people, places and tags to follow in a very targeted way. You can set up custom streams for teams, working groups, projects, etc. and they will be aggregated on the News page. Learn how >>

 

 

Featured Space

 

ArcGIS Online

Got questions about ArcGIS Online Want to see how other users are using it, learn tips and get product updates from Esri staff? Check out the space today! And remember to click "follow" in the top right corner to stay connected and receive updates.

 

 

 

 

Featured Discussion

Limiting Map Packages to a given number of layers - kanita sellers

Share your thoughts on how to limit the amount of layers that can be added when using use the 'Share as Map Package' tool. Discuss here >>

 

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

Teaching with ArcGIS Enterprise - Geri Miller

Are you struggling with how to teach with ArcGIS Enterprise? You can view examples and ideas in terms of teaching and deployment in the classroom in this blog. Read here >>

 

How-To Tip of the Week

 

Community News Page

The functionality provides an easy way to access Top & Trending Content, Custom Streams, Community News, and more >>

 

 

Featured Space

 

ArcGIS Ideas

is the place on GeoNet where you can submit ArcGIS product ideas and share related feedback. The Esri Customer Advocacy Team monitors and responds to the submitted ideas and they share status updates when ideas are implemented or moved to Under Consideration or In Product Plan. We invite you to submit and vote on your favorite ideas today!

 

 

 

 

Featured Discussion

 

Create a relationship between tables on a "LIKE" basis - Ahmad SALEH

The challenge is to relate 2 tables together so that whenever a user selects a point on the map they can get a list of all projects connected to this point with their related data. Do you have an implementation idea? Discuss here >>

 

 

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Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

Tham Luang Cave Rescue Maps - Bernie Szukalski

See how Esri Thailand used 3D models, operational maps, topographic data, and ArcGIS Hydro tools to aid in the rescue of the soccer team and their coach. This article details various methods and provides fantastic graphics for a unique perspective of the rescue.

Read this amazing story >> and join the Cave and Karst GIS space to continue the conversation. 

 

 

How-To Tip of the Week

 

Labeling Your Connections

Labels are great for connecting with your immediate team, or other clusters of users with whom you frequently communicate. They save you time from having to type out individual names each time you want to contact more than one person. Learn how >>

 

 

Featured Space

 

My Esri

Here you can find information on usability of the My Esri application, key help documentation, updates on new functionality and fixes, and start discussions with internal resources as well as fellow community members.

Check it out >>

 

 

Featured Discussion

 

What is important to you for the text card? - Graham Hudgins

Help us make the text card easier to use and more powerful in ArcGIS Hub by taking a short survey or adding to the discussion. Discuss here >>

 

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Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

5 Things I'm Excited for Post Esri UC 2018 - Patrick Huls

Patrick shares the advancements he is most excited for in the near future. What inspired you most at the User Conference? What release has you bouncing in your seat?

Share here >>

 

Understanding the Value of Esri Technical Certification (UC 2018 Spotlight Talk) - Aaron Zureick

Did you attend the UC 2018 Spotlight Talk or the Implementing ArcGIS area in the UC Expo? Want a copy of the presentation? This is your opportunity to share your feedback, ask questions, discuss what you learned, and download the UC Spotlight Talk - Understanding the Value of Esri Technical Certification (UC 2018 Spotlight Talk)

 

How-To Tip of the Week

Connecting to Other Users

At the User Conference, we posted a question on the whiteboard near the GeoNet Expo area, "How do you connect with other GIS professionals?" because Want to connect with other professionals and members on GeoNet? Looking to stay updated on what someone is posting? Follow their profile!  Learn how >>

 

 

Featured Discussion

Change Management for Digital Transformation: The Human Factor - Michael Green

"Anyone looking to lead a change effort should listen to understand the importance and impact of their role as a change leader during a digital transformation... "

Contribute to the discussion >>

 

 

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Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

The Esri 2018 User Conference What you might have missed

Couldn't make it? Want to relive the memories? We have it all in the UC Space! Live blog highlights, daily updates, video, pics and so much more. See what you missed >>

 

 

Introduction of Newest GeoNet Team Member

We are happy to welcome Shelby Connors to the GeoNet team. Shelby is an Esri intern for the summer and comes 

to us as a recent graduate from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelors of Arts in Psychology, and an emphasis in Business and Marketing.

 

Shelby grew up in the world of GIS. Her father is an Esri employee, and she has attended several User Conference events since she was 9-years old. In 2017, she was a Student Assistant at the User Conference and helped with the day-to-day tasks involved with the event.

 

Shelby will be a part of the GeoNet team until September. Her experience and education will be well-utilized as she learns about online community management through GeoNet. She will be assisting during the User Conference, and will also assist with developing business strategies, engagement, analytics, content creation, and marketing. Please give Shelby a warm welcome.

 

 

How-To Tip of the Week

Creating and Sending Messages to Other Members

 

Want to send a message to another GeoNet member, but don't have their contact information? Do you know how to send messages in GeoNet? In only a few small steps you can send a message to anyone in GeoNet. Learn how >>

 

 

Featured Spaces of the Week

 

Esri Mining

Do you have questions about Mining, or want to learn, discuss, and collaborate with the mining GIS community and professionals? There's a Space for that! Check it out >>

 

ArcGIS Companion

Introducing a native mobile app created to complement your ArcGIS organization, and a Space to ask your questions about it! Learn More >>

 

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Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

The Esri 2018 User Conference Begins

Today is the kick-off of the Esri 2018 User Conference and GeoNet will be here all week. We invite you to follow the User Conference Live Blog, read the daily updates and join in the conversations posted in the User Conference space.

 

We will also be adding posts to our @EsriGeoNet on Twitter. If you are at the User Conference this year, stop by the GeoNet Expo booth in the Lifelong Learning area and say "Hi." Want to learn more about GeoNet while you are at UC, we are offering Meet-ups and GeoNet 101 sessions all week. Check out the GeoNet UC Agenda to learn more.

 

Inspire Your Workforce to Adopt GIS - David Schneider, Esri Staff

David shares, “Organizations of all types are seeking out new ways to leverage GIS to improve mission execution, achieve business goals, and provide new insights. GIS has shifted from a siloed technology to being cross-cutting, touching business units across the entire enterprise… Read more >>

 

How-To Tip of the Week

Participating in a Discussion

We are posting a lot of content this week as we share the excitement at the Esri User Conference. You can participate in the discussions in a few simple steps. Learn more >> 

 

 

Featured Space of the Week

Re-Introducing the Imagery and Remote Sensing space

Flex your Imagery Superpowers in the revamped Imagery and Remote Sensing Space! Engage with us on imagery and other rasters, including satellite, aerial, and drone/UAS/UAV sensors. Also, scientific data, elevation, Lidar, and more >>

 

Featured Discussion

ArcGIS Pro 2.1 Patch 3 Is Available - Kory Kramer, Esri Staff

Kory Kramer's recent post announcing the release of ArcGIS Pro 2.1.3 is generating conversation with Esri staff and GeoNet members assisting each other to troubleshoot recent questions related to the release of the newest patch. Read the comments >>

 


 

Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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GeoNet Staff Picks of the Week

 

2018 UC Registration Check-In Locations, Dates, and Times

With the User Conference only days away, you need to know a few things before you arrive. The UC registration check-in locations, dates and times has been posted on the User Conference space on GeoNet. See when and where to pick up your UC badges. Read more >>

 

Live from the 2018 User Conference Plenary

With the User Conference only days away, we would also like to invite you to visit the UC 2018 Plenary Live Blog and bookmark, follow or share the blog so that you get the up-to-the-minute details of what is happening during the User Conference Plenary. Follow >>

 

Also, check out these useful UC Resources:

 

Intelligence Configuration for ArcGIS Pro - Wendy Creighton, Esri Staff

With specialized configuration, the Esri user experience can be streamlined for essential intelligence workflows and provides powerful analytic capabilities with the ArcGIS platform. Learn how to leverage intelligence workstations applications and tools. Read more >>

 

How-To Tip of the Week

Set Your Time Zone Preferences (for GeoNet)

Did you know that your time zone preferences can be changed in GeoNet? It's as easy as 1-2-3 and Save.

Learn how >>

 

Time Zone Preferences

 

 

Featured Space

ArcGIS for Aviation

Questions or suggestions about ArcGIS for Aviation? The Aviation Space has taken flight! Follow the community, share your thoughts, and get your questions answered about airport data management, quality control, 3-D visualization and more. Check it out >>

 

 

Featured Discussion

Electric and Gas Utility Network Management Extension (Esri) - Patrick Huls, Esri Staff, Electric and Gas

The recent release of ArcGIS Enterprise 10.6 and ArcGIS Pro 2.1 offers a comprehensive solution to managing utility and telecom networks. Patrick provides this discussion thread for any questions or discussion for the new Utility Network Management Extension. Join the conversation >>

 


 

Want More GeoNet News? Want to see one of your favorite GeoNet posts? You can find the Top Trending content you are following, unanswered questions, and feature blogs in the My News located in the GeoNet navigation.

 

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