Creating a project template can speed up production of similarly styled maps. Templates ensure consistency across an organization by giving everyone the same customized starting point.
- [Instructor] We've seen that ArcGIS Pro uses projects…to organize everything that you need for your maps…into a single location.…When you create a new project you have the option…of choosing from a couple of premade templates,…the blank template or the local scene or global scene…or the map templates.…These are simply starting positions…that already have a few elements baked in…such as a 2D or a 3D view and a default geodatabase.…You can also create your own customized templates…to start from then add them to the list on the start screen.…This will speed up your work and ensure consistency…across your projects.…
It all starts with setting up a project…to serve as the model.…What I want to do is create a map project…about the state of Florida, and then we're going…to turn that into a template that we can reuse…to create other map documents from.…We'll start with a blank template.…Go and select it from the list…and go ahead and type in a name.…I'll name this FloridaStart.…Then, I'll press the browse icon, and we'll choose…
- Creating a new map project
- Adding data sources to the project
- Managing data layers on the map
- Saving a project template
- Drawing new map features
- Querying and extracting features
- Creating geoprocessing models and packages
- Modifying the look and feel of the map through symbology options
- Adding map labels
- Working with 3D scenes
- Developing a map layout
- Sharing the map and data
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Establish a New Map Project
3. Work with Data
4. Geoprocessing in ArcGIS Pro
5. Symbolize Features on the Map
6. Add Map Labels
7. Working in Three Dimensions
8. Develop a Map Layout
9. Share Your Work
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