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dlaw-esristaff
I've written a blog to take you through making your first map for Collector. You'll learn how to prepare a new layer (including setting choices for one of your form entries), put your layer into a map, and then use the map in Collector. If you read Try Collector the map you are making will be familiar: it is the map of parks that you used when… (Show more)
dlaw-esristaff
Did you know that you can Try Collector for free? In this blog post, I take you through using Collector for the first time. Install the app on your device, open a sample map, and off you'll go collecting data about your local park. Give it a try, then come here to discuss it.
dlaw-esristaff
FYI,   Excellent video by Anatum Geomobile Solutions that highlights and compares the differences between current Collector for ArcGIS vs the new Collector (Aurora) release. A nice resource to learn about the changes.   Esri Collector - Aurora vs. Classic (9 mins video)     Enjoy,
dlaw-esristaff
Collector has documentation, but while out in the field mobile workers often need something lighter weight—something that can be printed and taken along (especially if working offline). They need a single reference sheet that helps them with common tasks and some issues.   We’ve always relied on admins and project leads to create these for their… (Show more)
dlaw-esristaff
New Date: The seminar formerly scheduled for October 25 is now scheduled for November 15.    Join us for a free live training seminar to hear all about the latest capabilities of Collector for ArcGIS—direct from the product experts. Three one-hour live sessions will be broadcast throughout the day. Each session includes Q&A time with the… (Show more)
jsprung@blm.gov_BLM_EGIS
We use Samsung Tab S2 for data collection in the field. I personally feel collecting data in landscape view in Collector is cumbersome. On older Tab A's we could rotate the devices or lock them in landscape or portrait view. This functionality is not possible with this tablet. Is ESRI coming up with a settings change were users can specify which… (Show more)
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dlaw-esristaff
A nice blog by Adam Lee, from Esri UK that discusses many of the new capabilities in the forthcoming Collector for ArcGIS (Aurora) release. Check it out.   It’s time to get excited about the Aurora Project     Enjoy,
dlaw-esristaff
Click to view contentIn 1 week, Manage Your Field Operations in Real Time webinar discussing the ArcGIS Field Apps; presented by Jeff Shaner. Wed Oct 10, 2018 | 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. (PDT).   Registration link: https://bit.ly/2PaAHK0     Description: Realize the value of ArcGIS field apps to improve your asset inspection workflows. Learn how to use mobile apps to… (Show more)
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dlaw-esristaff
Click to view contentFYI, here's a great video from the Esri 2018 User Conference of the ArcGIS Apps for the Field: An Introduction technical session presented by Ismael Chivite and Chris LeSueur. A nice starting point to learn about the ArcGIS field apps to help plan, coordinate, run and monitor field operations.    ArcGIS Apps for the Field: An Introduction    … (Show more)
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dlaw-esristaff
FYI, here's a great video from the Esri 2018 User Conference of the Workforce for ArcGIS: An Introduction technical session presented by Jeff Shaner and Craig Gillgrass. A nice starting point to learn about Workforce for ArcGIS.   Workforce for ArcGIS: An Introduction - YouTube      Enjoy,