Map Tools Toolbar

The Map Tools toolbar provides tools that help the user navigate the map display.

Tool

Description

  Continuous Zoom/Pan

This tool provides both pan and zoom functionality. Click and hold while dragging the cursor up and down to zoom in and out. Right-click and hold while dragging the cursor around the map to pan.

  Zoom In

Zooms the map display to a larger extent.

  Zoom Out

Zooms the map display to a smaller extent.

  Fixed Zoom In

Zooms the map display to a larger extent by 25%.

  Fixed Zoom Out

Zooms the map display to a smaller extent by 25%.

  Pan

Allows the user to move around the map display without changing the extent.

  Full Extent

Zooms the map display to include all features in the map.

  Go Back to Previous Extent

Moves the map display back to the previous display.

  Go to Next Extent

Moves the map display forward to the next display. This button is enabled after you've clicked the Back Extent button.

  Select Features

Allows the user to select features on the map. Selected features appear on the Selection tab and are highlighted on the map.

  Clear Selection

Removes all features from the Selection tab. It does NOT remove features from the map.

  Zoom to Selected Features

Click this button to zoom to the set of features that are currently selected.

Select Elements

Use this tool to select graphic elements on the map. It will not select features.

Delete Selected Graphic

Use this tool to delete graphics from the map. First select the graphic elements you want to delete using the Select Elements tool, then click the Delete Selected Graphic button. This tool will not delete features.

  Measure Tool

The Measure tool lets you draw on the map to measure lines and areas. The ArcFM Viewer Measure tool wraps Esri's Measure tool and provides the same functionality.

Identify Tool

Use this tool to click a portion of the map and display information about features at that location. Feature information is displayed on the Identify Tool tab.

Refresh View

Click this button to refresh the map display.

The following tool does not appear on a toolbar by default. It must be added using the Customize menu.

Tool

Description

  Add Data

This tool allows you to add a feature layer to your map. The ArcFM Viewer Add Data tool wraps Esri's Add Data tool and provides the same functionality.

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