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Request: Stop using webmaps in samples

Question asked by jeff.pace on Oct 2, 2013
Latest reply on Oct 2, 2013 by jeff.pace
Wasn't sure where to put this. 

The trend of using webmaps in
var mapDeferred = arcgisUtils.createMap("62702544d70648e593bc05d65180fd64", "map");

Is really frustrating as a developer. It hides so much code.

For example:
I looked at the LayerSwipe sample.  Looks cool, I wonder what the overlay layers are and how to specify them.  Open source code.

Oh.. its a webmap, cant see anything.

Oh well, can't use sample.

Is there anyway, that at least in the samples, everything can be manually defined?