Complete list of animations
 
 
 

This page lists all of the animations from all of the skills in the book, so that you can browse through them easily.

Data Preparation

Show me how to view and interpret metadata

Show me how to create and edit metadata

Show me how to set a map to the coordinate system of the data

Show me how to assign a coordinate system to my map

Show me how to bring in data and reproject it

Show me how to georeference parcels by rubbersheeting

Show me how to clean up errors in my data

Data Conversion

Show me how to export DWG objects to SDF

Show me how to import SDF features to DWG objects

Show me how to export styled DWG objects

Show me how to view the contents of the SDF file

Show me how to export the current map to DWG format

Show me how the map looks after conversion to DWG format

Data Access

Show me how to bring multiple image files onto a single layer

Show me how to insert an image using a guide

Show me how to transform an image

Show me how to bring in data from a web server using WMS

Show me how to convert a parcel to simple geometry

Show me how to bring in data from Autdodesk Civil 3D

Show me how to bring in point data from an ODBC database

Show me how to import survey points from a LandXML file

Show me how to assign symbols to point groups

Show me how to run a query on a set of attached DWG files

Show me how to run a query on a feature class

Data Editing

Show me how multi-user editing works

Show me how to draft a new feature for an existing feature class

Show me how to query multiple FDO layers

Show me how to edit features stored in a database or data store

Show me how to edit features using automatic check-out

Show me how to add a point using distance/distance

Show me how to add a point using bearing/bearing

Show me how to split a parcel feature

Show me how to create new features from existing AutoCAD objects

Show me how to check out features for editing in the field

Show me how to check in features after editing in the field

Show me how to make the Data Table transparent

Show me how automatic zoom works

Show me how automatic scroll works

Show me how to export records for selected features

Data Management

Show me how to create a new SDF file and import a schema

Show me how to copy data from one data store to another

Show me how to append a feature class to an SDF file

Show me how to delete properties in the Schema Editor

Show me how to limit what can be entered in a field

Show me how to join attribute data to features

Show me how to manage joins

Show me how to create a calculated field

Styling and Theming Features

Show me how to make a layer visible only at a certain scale range

Show me how to create a second scale range for a road layer

Show me how to replace points with symbols

Show me how label features

Show me how to label features with automatic resizing

Show me how to set the number of decimal places for labels

Show me how to create a text layer and add text

Show me how to edit text

Show me how to rotate text

Show me how to make the features on a layer semi-transparent

Show me how to theme a parcels layer

Show me how to manually adjust the ranges of a theme

Show me how to exclude zero values and change colors for the ranges

Show me how to theme based on individual values

Analysis

Show me how to color surfaces based on elevation

Show me how to adjust the settings for hillshading

Show me how to delete elevation ranges and change the color of a range

Show me how to add a new elevation range

Show me how to view and navigate in 3D

Show me how to exaggerate the vertical dimension of a surface

Show me how to drape layers on a surface

Show me how to perform a slope analysis of a surface

Show me how to create a contour layer from a surface

Show me how to create a network topology

Show me how to load a topology

Show me how to find the shortest path between two points

Show me how to do an overlay analysis using two topologies

Show me how to create an overlay analysis for features

Show me how to create a buffer zone around a parcel

Show me how to use a buffer zone to select parcels

Show me how to create overlapping buffer zones

Show me how to use a location query with multiple buffers

Sharing Data with Others

Show me how to export a layer to SDF

Show me how to import a layer from SDF

Show me how to save a layer to a .layer file

Show me how to drag .layer files into an existing map

Map Layout and Cartography

Show me how to manage layers with draw order and folders

Show me how to include an AutoCAD layer in the Display Manager

Show me how to place a legend in the map and specify its contents

Show me how to edit the table style for the legend

Printing, Plotting, and Publishing

Show me how to publish a map to a MapGuide server

Show me how to create a map book

Show me how to publish a map book with attributes to a DWF file

Show me how to plot to a PDF file