Use the Data Table to
find the entry for the parcel you edited, and change its information.
When you edit a feature (whether in the map or in the Data Table),
you automatically check it out. Check in the feature to update its source
with your changes.
exercise uses the BuildMap1.dwg map
you created and modified in the previous exercises.
To edit the feature information
- Redisplay the Data Table for
the Parcels layer.
Select the Parcels layer
and click Table, or right-click the Parcels
layer and click Show Data Table.
- In the Data Table,
select Autogenerated_SDF_ID from the Filter By list
and enter the parcel ID number you noted earlier (the one you just
- Click Apply Filter to
filter the list and see the parcel entry.
- Change the area of the parcel and close
the Data Table.
- Update the information in the data source.
The information is now available to other users.
- Save your map.
Where you are now
You edited a parcel and
updated its data to reflect your changes. You checked in the feature
to update the source file.
To continue this tutorial,
go to Lesson 7: Create a Legend