Make selections ArcGIS


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Making selections

It's fairly common for geospatial datasets to include lots of features that are outside of the scope of our specific needs. In the case of our map, we have a global collection of airport locations when we might only be interested in the United States locations. Getting comfortable with the selection tool will help us get a collection or subset of this data. That is easier for us to manage, and better suited for the map that we want to make. Now, all of the selection tools are here, on the toolbar called Select Features. going to go ahead and select it. And before we get started, let's go into our Bookmarks and zoom into the United States.

Now, when I use the Select Features tool and click on a State, you'll see that it gets a bright blue border to indicate that it's selected. If I click on a different State, it'll deselect the first one and select the second one. As I click around on different States, you'll that each one gets selected and it de-selects the others. If I want to m...

Making selections
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Making selections 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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