Exprodat’s Petroleum ArcGIS Training Comes to Calgary

Exprodat, the UK-based provider of Esri-based petroleum GIS services, software and training will be visiting Alberta in Canada at the end of April 2014, to offer their wide-range of oil and gas training courses which are designed to show how ArcGIS can be used in common exploration and production workflows. Just as Calgary brings together…

Tip 28: Hyperlinking to Raster Images

In a previous Training Tip blog (“Hyperlinking to Document Pages)” we discussed how to link features in ArcMap to external documents such as PDFs, and launch them using an appropriate viewer application. If you are interested in viewing data such as seismic sections, which are stored as images, it is actually possible to do this within ArcMap itself…

ArcGIS Desktop Enterprise Deployment: 2

This is the second part of a two part blog that provides details of how to configure access to various corporate resources. In Part 1 we looked at configuring map templates, style files and coordinate reference systems. In Part 2 we will cover toolboxes and metadata style sheets and also briefly mention the Advanced Settings utility that is provided…

ArcGIS Desktop Enterprise Deployment: 1

It is possible to configure various aspects of ArcGIS Desktop, such as the storage location of corporate map templates, by amending Windows registry settings. Further settings can be configured by placing files into the individual users’ profile folders. These capabilities allow for the efficient enterprise-wide deployment of ArcGIS Desktop, ensuring that each user has access…