View your profile and account settings


You need the following account and license types for this workflow:

  • Microsoft license—You need a Microsoft 365 license to use this workflow.
  • ArcGIS account type—Standard users can perform some of the functions of this workflow. You must sign in to view settings that require an account.

You can view your profile and account settings in ArcGIS for Microsoft 365.

See Get started with ArcGIS for Microsoft 365 to learn more about ArcGIS for Microsoft 365 components.

To view your user profile and account settings, complete the following steps:

  1. To view details about the account you used to access ArcGIS for Microsoft 365, click the Settings button Settings in the map tools.

    The Profile pane appears.

  2. To view your user settings, click the Settings tab in the Profile pane.

    The Settings pane appears.


The options described below are available in the Settings and Profile panes.

Sign in

You can sign in to and out of your ArcGIS account from the Profile pane.


A link to the ArcGIS for Microsoft 365 Esri Community page is available in the Settings pane. Use Esri Community to search for answers to common ArcGIS for Microsoft 365 questions, get help from users and developers, and submit feedback to improve the product.


Each map contains a basemap and may contain a variety of data layers and reference layers added from your organization, geographic policy, the community, and public content published by the GIS community, including Esri, local governments, and agencies around the world. The Attribution section in the Settings pane identifies the source or authors of content currently included in the active map.

Esri User Experience Improvement program

The Esri User Experience Improvement (EUEI) program is a voluntary agreement between you and Esri that allows Esri to collect anonymous data about ArcGIS for Microsoft 365. You can manage your EUEI permissions from the Settings pane. Turn on the Send usage data to Esri toggle button to allow anonymous usage data to be collected occasionally. This setting is off by default.

Microsoft account integration

If you are an ArcGIS for Excel user, you can save some ArcGIS settings to your Microsoft Excel account. This functionality is enabled in the Settings pane.

Clear cache

Your ArcGIS for Excel functions are cached to prevent accruing additional credits when the functions are refreshed. This cache increases the size of the Microsoft Excel file. You can clear the cache at any time in the Settings pane.

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