A theme uses a range
of colors to represent an analogous range of values. You can also
use theming to show relative area, population density, water depth, or
height of geographic features.
exercise uses the BuildMap1.dwg map
you created and modified in the previous exercises.
To style the parcels layer with a theme
- Open your finished map from the previous
- Click Open Drawing.
- Locate BuildMap1.dwg.
- Select it, and click Open.
- Create a theme for the parcel layer.
A theme is a display style. You assign styles
for geospatial features by layer.
- In Display Manager,
select the Parcels layer and click Style.
the Style Editor is docked, move
your cursor over it to display it. It might be docked at the left
side of the application window.
- In the Style Editor,
under Polygon Style For 0 - Infinity Scale
Range, click New Theme.
Theme to define a theme for the Parcels layer.
To continue this tutorial,
go to Exercise 2: Define the theme.