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ArcGIS Earth 1.6.1

Issue addressed

Fixed below issue that caused regression on ArcGIS Earth 1.6:

  • Fixed the visibility control bug for KML and KMZ files in TOC

ArcGIS Earth 1.6

Features

  • Support 3D model
  • Support local raster
  • Support ArcGIS Earth Automation API
    • Ability to control camera navigation and fly animations, including get camera information and set camera position
    • Ability to control data operations including add data and delete layers from workspace
    • Ability to take a snapshot of the view
  • Ability to geocode against ArcGIS Online
  • Ability to organize startup layers into groups
  • Updated pop-up editor for drawing elements
  • Ability to block ArcGIS Online request at ArcGIS Earth start up

Enhancements

  • Improved CSV and TXT file import workflow
    • Ability to select multiple fields or a single field for batch geocoding
    • Ability to rematch failed geocoding address items
    • UI improvement
  • Improved support of pop-up contents configuration for CSV and TXT files
  • Improved color picker for drawing elements, CSV and TXT files, and shapefiles
  • Added more default icons for drawing point, CSV and TXT file, and point shapefile
  • Support authenticated links for positionServiceUrl in administrator configuration file

ArcGIS Earth 1.5

Features

  • Ability to save measurement to drawing element
    • Measurement info will be saved as pop-up descriptions of the drawing element
  • Ability to use customized KML icons
  • Ability to set ArcGIS Earth as default KML viewer from configuration file

Enhancements

  • Improved keyboard shortcut capability
  • Improved PKI authentication data accessibility
  • Improved IWA secured portal login workflow
  • Improved ArcGIS Online enterprise login capability
  • Improved pop-up window display
  • Improved support of map service with tile information
  • Improved support of geosearch with configured geocoder in portal
  • Added support to open menu context of startup layers
  • Improved overall performance in disconnected environment
  • Standardized error log report format

ArcGIS Earth 1.4

Features

  • Updated portal connection workflow
    • Ability to add, edit, and remove portal connections
    • Ability to add multiple portal URLs from the configuration file
    • Ability to switch active portal
    • Added option to remember portal credentials
  • Redesigned drawing workflow and added new functions on drawing elements
    • Continuous drawing
    • Ability to add custom icon for point
    • Ability to set fly-to view
    • Ability to set altitude mode
    • Ability to add pop-up descriptions
    • Ability to customize text font for drawing labels
    • Ability to edit a drawing element
    • Ability to save individual drawing element and drawing folder as KMZ
  • Map tour support
  • Ability to open pop-up information from an external browser
  • Ability to search TOC content
  • Ability to identify imagery copyrights from the interface
  • Added error log report

Enhancements

  • Improved support of SLPK
  • Associated data accessibility with portal connection status
  • Ability to import a preset configuration file during installation
  • Improved pop-up window display
  • Improved R key behavior
  • Improved keyboard shortcut capability

ArcGIS Earth 1.3

Features

  • Added on canvas 3D effects including atmosphere control and elevation exaggeration
  • Added features to administrator configure file
    • Set organizational basemap and terrain
    • Set banner with custom text for on canvas display
    • Set up workspace directory
  • Set up workspace directory in settings
  • Added help documentation in installation directory
  • Ability to flip latitude and longitude
  • Ability to turn on and off auto-zoom to new layer
  • Ability to configure image service properties including brightness, contrast, and gamma

Enhancements

  • Improved CSV/TXT preview panel
  • Changed drop-down box style
  • Improved geosearch UI and functionality
  • Show actual representative icon in TOC of drawing elements
  • Improved pointer behavior in measurement
  • Support UTM in feet and meters
  • Enhanced TOC behaviors
  • Use keyboard to change the slider value
  • Added .slpk in add data and removed .tfw in add new terrain
  • Added an indicator when loading data

ArcGIS Earth 1.2.1

Enhancements

  • Support GCS-WGS84 terrain 3D image service with different tiling schemes
    • WGS84 with 512x512 tiles
    • Web Mercator with 256x256 tiles

ArcGIS Earth 1.2

Features

  • Support Tile package
  • Support Scene layer package
  • Support local elevation raster data
  • Use local data for basemap and terrain
  • Improved workflow in disconnected environment (icons, error messages, reorder, remove, restart)
  • Added indicator of network link status
  • Added import and export a workspace directory functionality
  • Added save drawing elements and CSV/TXT data as KMZ functionality

Enhancements

  • Changed units in settings and measurement (DD, DMS, UTM, MGRS)
  • Added altitude for point measurement
  • Ability to identify multiple features in one location
  • Enhanced table of content behaviors (delete, collapse, right-click, keyboard control, layer properties)
  • Support WMS in startup layers
  • Improved PKI/IWA authentication workflow
  • Improved symbols for point SHP and CSV/TXT files
  • Ability to configure About content
  • Included Portal history as drop-down list

ArcGIS Earth 1.1

Features

  • Support WMS
  • Support WMTS
  • Support time slider for KML data
  • Support CSV files (sign in can use batch geocoder)
  • Support WGS84

Enhancements

  • Ability to set auto save workspace
  • Ability to change the navigation speed, mouse wheel speed, and mouse zoom direction
  • Ability to change continuous panning
  • Ability to set up Portal URL in configure file

ArcGIS Earth 1.0

Features

  • Configure startup layers in configure file
  • Added about
  • Support atmosphere effect control
  • Set up proxy server

Enhancements

  • Enhanced table of content behavior (add new group, and delete layers in menu context)
  • Ability to change the symbol color and size of a shapefile