To bring in features from WFS
- In the Display Manager,
- In the Data Connect window,
select Add WGS Connection in the Data Connections
By Provider list.
- Under Connection Name,
type a name for this connection.
You can give the connection any name you like.
This name appears in Map Explorer as the name of
the feature source.
- Under server name, specify the URL for
the WFS server. Click the down arrow to choose from a list of recently
- If necessary, enter your user name and
- Click Connect.
- In the Add Data To Map area,
select the feature classes to include.
If this feature source
contains only a single feature class, that feature class is selected
automatically. If it contains multiple feature classes, you can right-click
any of them and select Select All or Select
- For each feature class you select, verify
the coordinate system. You can change
an incorrect coordinate system if necessary.
- Click Add To Map.
To bring in a subset
of the data, click the down arrow and select Add
To Map With Query. To filter data after
you’ve added the data to your map, see Filtering Feature Layers.
Features from the selected
feature classes appear in your map. If you need additional properties
related to this data, you can connect additional data to a feature
source layer using a join.