ChangeWebMap Widget

Document created by softwhere on Feb 6, 2016Last modified by softwhere on Feb 9, 2016
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The ChangeWebMap Widget for ArcGIS Web AppBuilder allows users to switch the map content to another web map.

Using the Widget

The ChangeWebMap Widget is an in-panel widget that will be displayed in the toolbar of your WebApp Builder application. Click the  icon icon display the Change Web Map panel.

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Public Content Tab

The Public Content tab lists the web maps that are accessible to every one. When configuring the ChangeWebMap widget, the site administrator can filter the list of available web maps to a particular group or type.

My Content Tab

The My Content tab lists the web maps that are accessible to the current user. The first time the tab is displayed, you will need to sign into your Portal account.

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Once logged in, the web maps accessible to your account will be displayed in the My Content tab.

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Changing the Web Map

To change the map contents to another web map, click the web map in the list.

Select Web Map

You will be prompted to Zoom In.

Prompt to Zoom

Choose No to keep the current map extents or Yes to zoom to the extents of the new web map.

Click the More Details link to open a browser window to the information page for the web map.


Widget Setup

Source code and installation instructions may be found at GitHub - softwhere/ChangeWebMap-Widget




Thanks to the City of Garland, Texas for sponsoring the initial development of the ChangeWebMap Widget and releasing it to the community.

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