Did you know that ESRI does Open Source?….ArcGIS Explorer

Due to some work I am currently working on, I am reviewing different ways employees can view data. Where this is an internal system, it has to be as cheap as possible but also integrate with all the current systems we have, of course my first thought was the rather swish new QGIS 2.0, but … Continue reading Did you know that ESRI does Open Source?….ArcGIS Explorer

GIS Tips: Adding OSTN02 to ArcGIS Explorer (build 2500)

Adding OSTN02 to ArcGIS Explorer Build 2500 This is a quick walkthrough of how to apply OSTN02 to ArcGIS Explorer build 2500, it assumes a Windows 7 install, though this fix will work with XP. First download & install the Projection System expansion pack: http://resources.arcgis.com/en/communities/arcgis-explorer-desktop/01s000000017000000.htm#ESRI_SECTION1_5F289729636840309B87C664AEEF4249 Then navigate to the ArcGIS Explorer program folder, this can … Continue reading GIS Tips: Adding OSTN02 to ArcGIS Explorer (build 2500)

GIS Tips – Create and Share layer packets (.lpk) in ArcGIS Explorer

I've currently been inundated with projects that need the ability to share GIS data in their projects and most of them don't really understand why they pay £10,000 for a survey and then £75k - £100k for a server solution to share it, let alone understand what GIS really is and WHY they need it … Continue reading GIS Tips – Create and Share layer packets (.lpk) in ArcGIS Explorer