The legend reflects the
organizational order in your map. You can move items in Display Manager to
change their order in your legend. You can also turn layers off
to prevent them from appearing in the legend.
exercise uses the BuildMap1.dwg map
you created and modified in the previous exercises.
To change the order of items in the legend
- In the Display Manager menu
area, click Groups Draw
Notice that the option
name changes to Order, to show that you are
now viewing by draw order.
- Drag an item to a different position.
The change in your legend is not visible yet.
The parcel layer has multiple entries (one for
each level in the theme that you created for it). Notice that the
legend also includes the Map Base layer, which does not belong in
The default legend
includes the Map Base layer.
- In Display Manager,
clear the check box for the Map Base layer.
- Click Tools Update
- Save your map.
Where you are now
You inserted a legend,
and then removed the reference to the Map Base layer from the legend.
The legend now reflects the new organizational order.
To continue this tutorial,
go to Lesson 8: Publish Your Map