Esri Dev Summit 2021 Survey123 Technical Session recordings now available

05-12-2021 05:52 PM
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The Esri Developer Summit 2021 technical session recordings are now publicly available. If you missed the Esri Developer Summit this year, this is a good chance to watch the sessions. The recordings include the actual session content and also the live Q&A.


What's New in ArcGIS Survey123: An overview of new features added to Survey123 in early 2021, including:

  • Enhancements to lists: external lists (select_one_from_file and select_multiple_from_file), CSV list linking, compact-n appearance, ranking question type and list choice order randomization.
  • Conditional visibility and question skipping: New hidden appearance and body::esri:style column.
  • Enhancements to photos: multiline appearance, capture method parameter, max-pixels.
  • Multi-lingual surveys: How to translate the title, footer, submit button label and thank you screen.
  • Custom JavaScript functions: Enhanced authoring experience in Survey123 Connect.
  • Other: position(), indexed-repeat() and more.



Advanced XLSForm Techniques: An in-depth exploration of various XLSForm techniques to help you model business workflows and build better smart forms. Learn how to:

  • Use the field app inbox to model inspection workflows.
  • Link CSV ArcGIS items to your survey.
  • Create pictorial lists using the image-map appearance.
  • Incorporate your own custom JavaScript functions in your smart form logic.

Extending ArcGIS Survey123: A tour of developer opportunities with Survey123. A great intro to help you automate processes, embed online surveys in your web apps and extend your surveys and the field app itself.

  • Automate Survey123 tasks using Python.
  • Embed online surveys in your web apps with the Survey123 web app JavaScript API.
  • Build Survey123 add-ins with ArcGIS AppStudio.


Understanding the ArcGIS Survey123 REST API: Learn how to automate report generation, manage surveys and much more, using the Survey123 REST API.



You can find more Survey123 videos from other Esri events here.

We hope this content is useful to you. If you would like to learn about next year's Esri Developer Summit, go here.