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Use offline basemaps

You can download tile packages for later offline use. Tile packages need to be associated with a survey for you to be able to browse and download them. To learn how to associate a basemap with a survey like this, see preparing basemaps for offline use.

Download a shared tile package in the Survey123 field app

To download a shared tile package, complete the following steps:

  1. Start the Survey123 field app and sign in with your ArcGIS organization account.
  2. Select the survey to which you associated a tile package.
  3. Choose the menu and choose Download Maps.
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  4. Choose the tile package from the list to download.

Once successfully downloaded, you'll see the tile package in the list of basemaps on the location page of your survey.

Use a tile package in the Survey123 field app

You can use either manually copied tile packages or downloaded, shared tile packages in your survey.

To use a tile package, complete the following steps:

  1. Start the Survey123 field app and sign in with your ArcGIS organization account.
  2. Select the survey to which you associated a tile package.
  3. Choose Collect.
  4. Choose the geopoint question and display the full screen map.
  5. Choose the menu and choose the tile package.