Edit layer properties and symbology ArcGIS


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Editing layer properties and symbology

In Art Map, you have full control over how your map looks and how you choose to visualize various features that are on your map. Colors, line styles, and weights all fall under the cartographic term, Symbology. We're going to keep working on our Washington Dairy Farm map and start to change some of the random colors that ArcMap assigned to the features as we brought in each data set, to colors of mine styles, that is to say symbology, of our own choosing. In order to do that, we just click on the symbology patch that lies below each date of layer. I'll click on the dot that represents dairy farms, and that will bring up this Symbol Selector for those points.

Here we can choose for a variety of premade symbols, or we can style our own. Right now I'm going to choose the one that's called Circle 1. This just has a fill color with no outline. I'll go ahead and open up the Color panel and choose from the available color chips here. I'm going to choose Fire Red. I'll change the Si...

Editing layer properties and symbology
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Editing layer properties and symbology provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Adam Wilbert as part of the Up and Running with ArcGIS

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Business Developer IT
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