Configure site settings

Every site has settings and capabilities that administrators, the site's owner, and core team members can configure.

Configure basemaps and extent

Complete the following steps to set the basemap and extent.

  1. Open a site in edit mode and click Settings on the side panel.
  2. Click Set Basemap and use the drop-down menu to select a basemap.

    Note:
    If you don't see the custom basemap you want, add the basemap to the gallery or contact your ArcGIS Online administrator.

  3. Add an extent by zooming and panning to a location on the map.

Configure interactions

Administrators, site owners, and core team members can enable or disable the following:

  1. Open a site in edit mode.
  2. Click Settings on the side panel.
  3. Click Interactions and choose to enable or disable the following:
  4. Click Save.

Configure beta capabilities

Beta capabilities are features that are undergoing testing ahead of their intended release.

Note:

To test out a beta feature without making it available to your audience, make a copy of your site by cloning it and enable the beta feature on the cloned site. For more information, see Clone a site.

  1. Open a site in edit mode.
  2. Click Settings on the side panel.
  3. Click Beta.
  4. Click the toggle button to enable or disable Private Item Views or Site Translation.
    Note:
    For more information on the site translation capability, see Translating ArcGIS Hub sites and pages.
  5. Click Save.