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Hello, I'm a new user and am wondering if ArcGIS can do the following:   I need to create a highly detailed topo of a small residential property and create viewshadows from 6 different viewpoints with the goal being to see which areas on the property can not be seen from the 6 viewpoints. The property is in a highly regulated coastal area where… (Show more)
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I have created 16 label classes and I want each label class placement property to be on the line. Two of the label classes are labeling above the line with the placement property set to "on the line". On the Conflict Detection tab I have buffer set to 0 for all label classes. For the 2 label classes in question I have label weight set to high and… (Show more)
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Hi,   I am having trouble trying to figure out a way to make the extent indicator larger (change size) when my main data frame is zoomed into about the city block level. Thanks in advanced!    
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I am making some maps to display where invasive species occur throughout a given area, and the extent of area they cover. I have several maps for each of the individual species with points that vary in their symbol size according to how much area they cover. However I have one last map which is for several (10) species that occurred less often and… (Show more)
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I'm trying to accomplish what the attachment JPG image shows as the "inset" shading. I'm using ArcMap 10.3 without 3D Analyst.    I want to ultimately shade a river polygon so it appears as if it's at a lower elevation then the ground. The closest I've come to that is creating a buffer around it using the Buffer wizard (see 3Dwater PDF).   … (Show more)
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Hi all.   Has anyone experienced issues displaying labels using the Maplex labelling engine along with clipping masks on data driven pages?   I have a data driven page with a polygon index layer. The data frame is set to clip to the data driven page extent. I have a point layer with label content that is set to be excluded from the clipping.… (Show more)
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  Keep your eyes open for the upcoming release of the 8th edition of Map Use!  Map Use: Reading, Analysis, Interpretation, eighth edition, is a comprehensive, foundational textbook, providing students with the knowledge and skills to read and understand maps, and offers professional cartographers a thorough reference resource. The e-book will be… (Show more)
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