Description:

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate creating and modifying layer legends in the Simple GIS Client Application.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Modifying a layer object's legend
  • Cover different types of legends
  • Special legend properties such as scaling  and advanced rendering

Modifying and Creating Symbols in Simple GIS Client Application - GIS Tutorial

Description:

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate how to add free form text descriptors to your feature labels in Simple GIS Client


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Auto labeling features in Simple GIS Client
  • Adding free form text as descriptors before and/or after your field labels.​

Description:

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate the basic funtionality of working in the MapDataView document of a Simple GIS Client project.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Creating a new Simple GIS Client project
  • Creating a new MapDataView document
  • Adding shapefiles and imagery to a MapDataView document
  • Working in the TOC of a MapDataView document
  • Navigation tools in a MapDataView document
  • Setting basic View and Layer properties
  • Querying by attribute data and selection sets
  • Drawing simple graphics in a MapDataView document

Creating and Modifying Legends in Simple GIS Client Application - Video GIS Tutorial

Description:

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate creating and modifying symbols in the Simple GIS Client Application.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Modifying a MapDataView document's default symbols
  • Modifying a graphic's symbol.
  • Creating new symbols
  • Modifying existing symbols

Adding Derived Geometry Fields To An Attribute Table

Basic Functionality of MapDataView Document in Simple GIS Client Project - Video GIS Tutorial

Description

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate the new basic interface functionality in Simple GIS Client version 9.0


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Creating a new Simple GIS Client project file from a project template
  • Switching between documents, docking document windows and navigating the project manager window
  • Adding data to a Map Data View document.
  • Working in the TOC of a Map Data View document
  • Panning and zooming in a Map Data View document
  • Drawing simple graphics in a Map Data View document
  • Viewing table documents
  • Creating Map documents

Adding Free Form Text Descriptors to Feature Labels

Basic Simple GIS Client Software Functionality

Description:

  • This video GIS tutorial will demonstrate adding derived geometry fields as calculated fields in a feature layer's attribute table.  Derived geometry fields allows the user to display specific characteristics (x & y coordinate, length, perimeter, and area)  for each records feature within the attribute table.


Topics covered in this tutorial:

  • Adding calculated fields to a table
  • Types of derived geometry fields based upon feature layers' geometry type (point, polyline, polygon)
  • Setting the units of measurement for your derived geometry fields.
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Simple GIS Client Version 9.0 - Basic Interface Functionality.

Simple GIS Client Basics


Welcome to Simple GIS Client Tutorials page.  This page contains several video tutorials covering the basics of using the Simple GIS Client application.  Whether you're needing help just learning how to navigate in the application, adding layers, or setting legends and symbols, you'll find a video tutorial below to help.