Have you ever had a point dataset where you wanted to obtain the elevation information for every point?
It's exciting when a new version of MAPublisher is released! However, after upgrading you might come across a license status indicated as "License version too low" in the MAPublisher Welcome screen (above) or the License Management dialog box (below). Why? This is most likely due to not obtaining a license for the latest version of MAPublisher yet.
Here's a short and simple video on how to export an ArcGIS map for use in the PDF Maps app. It was put together by the Smith College Spatial Analysis Lab. It uses a live USGS topo basemap streaming from Esri and the geospatial PDF export feature of ArcGIS.
Do you have some data you would like to divide into multiple layers using unique values in an attribute? If so, you might want to try using the Split Layer feature in MAPublisher.
In a previous blog about Grids and Graticules, we quickly introduced one of the major features of the new Grid and Graticule tool. We'd like to share another major feature when creating grids: creating grids with an alternative coordinate system.
For example, the MAP View has a coordinate system "NAD 83 / UTM zone 17N" (in metres). You might want to make grid lines with the same coordinate system but in different units. You can do so by creating a custom coordinate system and then specifying the desired unit (US Foot, for this example), then creating a grid based on custom coordinate system. In this example, a grid with NAD83/UTM zone 17N (metres) coordinate system is created in the blue colour. Another grid with a NAD83/UTM zone 17N (USFoot) custom coordinate system is created with the orange colour.