After you connect to
an external data source, you can join it to a layer in your map
using the Data Table. This method works
as long as the two data sources share a common property. You can
see the results of the join immediately.
exercise uses the AnalyzeMap1.dwg map
you created and modified in the previous exercises.
To join the ODBC parcel data to the geospatial
- In Display Manager,
select the Parcels layer and click Table.
- At the bottom of the Data
Table, click Options Create
In the Create
A Join dialog box, the Primary Table Initiating
The Join entry is automatically displayed.
- For Table (Or Feature Class)
To Join To, select the ODBC_1:Fdo:Assessor layer.
- For This Column From The
Left Table, select APN.
The entry for the corresponding Matches
This Column From The Right Table is automatically displayed.
- Click OK to display
all the data in the Data Table.
- Scroll to the right to see the owner
To continue this tutorial,
go to Exercise 4: Use the joined data for calculated fields and styles.