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Data Engineering in ArcGIS: Exploring, Transforming, and Integrating Data

Data Engineering is the critical first step to make data ready for analysis, mapping, or operational use. It involves data exploration and visualization, data extraction and loading, and data…

From  Esri 191 plays

Save a copy of a layer

In this tutorial, learn how to manage layer properties for a feature layer in ArcGIS Online. To follow along, go to the World Countries item page. For more details, read the text version of this…

From  Heather Smith 426 plays

Data Engineering: How to work with date fields

The temporal nature of our data can work in conjunction with the spatial to help us better model and understand the world through our screens. This information usually comes to us in the form of…

From  Alberto Nieto 155 plays

Data Engineering: How to work with text fields

Text fields. They often hold some of the most important information in our data, but can sometimes be challenging to explore and prepare. Let's take a look at how Data Engineering in ArcGIS Pro…

From  Alberto Nieto 178 plays

Summarize data inside of polygons

In this tutorial, learn how to use the Summarize Within tool to summarize counts, areas, and attributes of one layer inside polygons of another layer. To follow along, download the project…

From  Heather Smith 2,089 plays

Data Engineering: How to evaluate a join

Learn how to use Data Engineering to evaluate if your join has been successful.

From  Lynne Buie 193 plays

Data Engineering: How to add a join

Learn how Data Engineering can help you add a join, check the joined fields, and make a copy of a joined field.

From  Lynne Buie 286 plays

Data Engineering: How to duplicate fields and convert types

Learn how to use the Copy Data to New Field option in Data Engineering to duplicate a field or change the data type.

From  Lynne Buie 227 plays

Data Engineering: How to change field types while exporting

Learn how to change the data type of a field using the Export Features or Export Table tool.

From  Lynne Buie 309 plays

Manage a layer with too many fields

In this tutorial, learn how to tidy an attribute table by hiding, relabeling, sorting, and highlighting fields. To follow along, download the project package. For more details, read the text…

From  Heather Smith 1,322 plays

Join tabular data to a spatial layer

In this tutorial, learn how to join attributes from a standalone table to a feature layer based on a common field. To follow along, download the project and data. For more details, read the text…

From  Heather Smith 2,494 plays

Borrow attributes with a spatial join

In this tutorial, learn how to join the attributes from one layer to another based on common locations rather than common fields. To follow along, download the project package. For more details,…

From  Heather Smith 1,343 plays

Copy features between layers

In this tutorial, learn how to use editing tools in ArcGIS Pro to copy and paste features from one layer to another. To follow along, download the project package. For more details, read the text…

From  Heather Smith 4,426 plays

Clip features to a region

In this tutorial, learn how to use the Clip tool in ArcGIS Pro. To follow along, download the project package. For more details, read the text version of this tutorial at Learn ArcGIS. The data used…

From  Heather Smith 2,198 plays

Convert text data to numeric data

In this tutorial, learn how to calculate numeric fields in ArcGIS Pro. To follow along, download the project package. For more details, read the text version of this tutorial at Learn ArcGIS. The…

From  Heather Smith 3,662 plays

Fix data when it appears in the wrong place

In this tutorial, learn how to use the Define Projection tool in ArcGIS Pro to replace missing coordinate system information. To follow along, download the data. For more details, read the text…

From  Heather Smith 5,102 plays