Join Adam Wilbert for an in-depth discussion in this video Viewing attribute tables, part of Up and Running with ArcGIS.
…ArcGIS is built on the idea of adding…location information to data found in a relational database.…So far we've drawn the location information on the screen…such as the country boundaries, and the points representing populated places.…We've also briefly touched on the idea of finding…additional information about each feature using the Identify tool.…But behind the scenes, behind every feature on your map,…is an entire database of information about each and every element.…In order to get to that database, we need…to right click on the feature class that we want.…So I'll right click on populated places and we'll choose Open Attribute Table.…
The Attribute Table opens up as a separate pane that…we can dock just like every other window on Arc Map.…We can also resize the screen if we choose not…to dock it here, just by dragging on the edges.…Now on the very bottom, you'll see that this has…a tab interface, right now it says Populated Places down here.…If I were to open up a second attribute table, for instance I'll right click on…
- Understanding vector vs. raster data
- Modifying metadata
- Adding data to a map
- Importing data from online providers
- Labeling features
- Joining data
- Clipping data to a study area
- Working with map layouts
- Creating a legend
- Printing and exporting the map to a file
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Exploring Geospatial Data
3. Organizing the Map
4. Creating Data
5. Finishing the Map
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