• Working with EXIF image metadata in Survey123 for ArcGIS

    Digital cameras typically embed metadata at the point of capture into image files. EXIF (Exchangeable Image File Format) is the most widely adopted standard for encoding this metadata within the photos you take. ...
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  • Dates and Time in Survey123

    [Updated June 16, 2020]   In this blog post I will describe how you can work with dates and time in Survey123 with XLSForm. I will also cover important concepts for you to understand how dates and time are model...
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  • Survey123 Tricks of the Trade: Integromat

    In this blog post I will explore a few techniques to take your use of Survey123 within Integromat to the next level.  I am going to assume that you already know the basics of working with Survey123 and Integromat...
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  • What is new in Survey123 (July 3, 2020)

    We are happy to announce a new update to Survey123. This update only touches on the web components of Survey123 (Survey123 website, report services and the web app) and it is available in anticipation to our official ...
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  • Upcoming changes to Survey123 web form's query parameters

    [Updated March 28, 2020] [Updated April 3, 2020] What is changing?   Survey123 version 3.4 introduced the ability in the Survey123 web app (aka web form) to update and view existing GIS features using the mode...
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  • In a GIF: Spruce up that Survey123 submission page in 45 seconds

    A user has just filled out a form using a survey designed with ArcGIS Survey123. When they click the Submit button, what do they see? Is it a bunch of boring lines of text and a default green check mark? Or is it a cu...
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  • Labels for Multiple Choice Questions Using Arcade

    When you have a multiple choice question in a survey, have you wondered why the data in a popup looks different than in the form?   When Survey123 publishes a single choice question, by default it takes advantage...
  • Survey123 Tricks of the Trade: Editing records in a web form

    [Updated February 29, 2020]   IMPORTANT: Check the Upcoming changes to Survey123 web form's query parameters blog post for upcoming changes affecting content described in this article. Today we will ...
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  • Survey123 Tricks of the Trade: Embedding a survey in an ArcGIS Dashboard

    In this post you will find step by step instructions to help you embed a survey within an ArcGIS Dashboard. This is a commonly used used to support QA/QC and review workflows. The animation below illustrates what this...
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  • Survey123 at the Esri UC 2020

    Esri’s User Conference is the world’s largest GIS event – and this year it’s going virtual! With so many opportunities to connect and learn with industry experts and peers, why not take the tim...
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  • Understanding Multiple-Choice Questions in Survey123 for ArcGIS

    Through a multiple-choice question, users are allowed to select one or more options from a predefined list of values.   Some scenarios where multiple-choice questions are handy include:   In an asset insp...
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  • HTML Links for Survey123 to just about anything (work in progress)

    Do you want to create a break-out link from your survey to Twitter, WhatsApp, eMail etc?   Here are a few examples of how the HTML tags should look like to achieve this (just substitute your fields into the exam...
  • Survey123 Tricks of the Trade: Repeats

    You can think of XLSForm repeats like sub-forms: A form within a form that can also be completed multiple times. Repeats are a very powerful feature in Survey123 because they can be configured in many different ways t...
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  • Migrating data from the Survey Feature Service to an Enterprise Geodatabase

    As you may know Survey123 for ArcGIS creates its own feature service when creating a survey. This exists in either ArcGIS Online's or your Portal's Hosted Data. From there, the data can be downloaded as a File Geodata...
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  • Signatures!

    [Last updated October 17, 2019]   On occasion, you may need to add a signature question into your smart form. You can easily add signature questions from Survey123 Designer and Survey123 Connect and use them fro...
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  • Use existing data in your survey - the pulldata( ) function

    With the 1.7 release of Survey123 for ArcGIS, we introduced a function that makes it easy to access data that is external to the survey- pulldata(). Using this function, can have a set of reference information di...
  • Understanding User Types: A Survey123 for ArcGIS Guide

    [Last updated March 4, 2019]   On November 6, 2018, Esri introduced the concept of User Types in ArcGIS. User Types will be available with the upcoming ArcGIS Online December 2018 update.   ArcGIS User...
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  • Securing data in public surveys (Survey123 Connect)

    By definition, a public survey is accessible to anyone who wants to submit data to it, but that does not mean that anyone should also be able to look at the data itself. If your public Survey123 form contains sensitiv...
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  • UAS Flight Log

    UAS Flight Log  Using Survey123 to perform UAS preflight checklists and track UAS flight projects By: Josh Shelton, GIS Manager, Pend Oreille County, Washington       Eric Roth, County Surveyor,...
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  • Survey123 Tricks of the Trade: Web form URL parameters

    [Updated February 28, 2020] [Updated April 2, 2020] [Updated July 13, 2020. Added autoRefresh]   Many web applications support the notion of URL parameters and Survey123 web forms are no exception. URL parameters...
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