One very useful function of ArcGIS is the creation of hyperlinks. You can set up hyperlinks for any of your features, allowing the viewer to click on a specific. Dynamic hyperlinks take more time to set up, though have the advantage of being transferable between ArcGIS projects and they allow for greater organisation. Yesterday, I set up a kml with hyperlinks to local pdf’s via a relative link. I can’t show what I was working on but I’ve recreated it with some public data. In arcmap .

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As felix said, you could just do a simple replace operation on the field. It is way easier and more configurable. This is typically done to organize large amounts of data into more manageable smaller folders. Email Required, but never shown. This topic describes how to set and use hyperlink properties for a map layer. What issues are you having with the site? Check When the Hyperlink tool is selected, highlight features containing clickable content. This article explains hyperlinks in detail, and all the options you have for managing them.

Click the Display tab. I was not able to edit the hyperlinks once they were created. Right-click the hyperlink field heading and choose calculate field. Sign up using Facebook. If there is a picture associated with this parcel, it opens in whatever application the file type is associated with by default, in Windows, a. OK, I just edited my code to the following, but still not working. With the proper formatting in the attribute tables of the GIS data, the hyperlinks carry over into the final product and allow my client to see the boundaries of certain maps and data and open the corresponding maps very quickly.


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There is one Hyperlink Base property for the map document. You can use ArcMap settings to hyperliinks the color for displaying hyperlink features using the following steps:.

Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Just as you can save the map with relative paths to the data, you can also specify hyperlinks that refer to a location relative to the map. These group layers are translated to. Here, you can add and remove dynamic hyperlinks for this feature. I can check it out if you zip it up and send it hhperlinks way.

How To: Add hyperlinks to files that could be located in several subfolders

Since each software package such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Reader, and so on has unique commands, consult the documentation for the software package used acrmap open the document for the parameters and syntax available to it. All the dynamic hyperlinks defined for a feature are listed in the Hyperlinks pull-right list in the identify results context menu steps 1—3 above.

To specify a path to a document in the same folder, type the document’s name. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. The hyperlink to the same document and page in ArcGIS would look like this:. This allows you to access ArcObjects through your hyperlink script via the dispatch object.


To summarize the solution, I’m not using the ‘Script’ option on the arcmapp tab in the ‘Hyperlinks’ section. ArcGIS arckap not read these parameters like a command line. Apparently, I wasn’t implementing the “.

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But, by overriding the default, you can specify most of the URL as the base— http: Please try again in a few minutes.

Using this property makes it easier to manage hyperlinks because if the location of the targets change, you can simply edit this one setting instead hyperlihks having to edit each value of the field providing the hyperlink targets.

Sometimes documents that must be hyperlinked to features are organized into several subfolders. I needed to do this because my client is not GIS savvy and prefers to see spatial data in google earth. You can specify any number of dynamic hyperlinks for any feature. Right-click the layer and click Properties. Now use the layer to kml tool in arcmap to export the layer with hyperlinks to a kmz. I have a workflow that includes many grouped layers in a master mxd.

I tried using an absolute path on my C: Hyperllnks other words, we have a defined arcma; structure that gets deployed to remote sites, but each site may use different drive letters.