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Bugs, Fixes, Quirks, etc. regarding the map viewer.

Map viewer seems to hang/does not completely load (in Google Chrome)
Description: When opening the map viewer, it seems to hang; Map Resources will be unresponsive and the other tool icons are grayed out .  Eventually an e...
Fri, 20 Dec, 2013 at 9:20 AM
Map viewer seems to hang/does not completely load (in ALL browsers)
Description: When opening the map viewer, it seems to hang; Map Resources is unresponsive and the other tool icons are grayed out .  Eventually an error ...
Fri, 20 Dec, 2013 at 9:31 AM
Register Layer Failed error received when trying to add non-secure map services (http)
PROBLEM: Non-secure map services (http vs. https) elicit a Register Layer Failed error when being added to the map viewer in IE   Clicking Show All C...
Fri, 24 Jan, 2014 at 12:24 PM
Shapefiles exported from Biotics 5 are 3D files and therefore uneditable in ArcView 3.3
The exported shapefiles from Biotics 5 get created as 3D files (polygonZ) files. This renders them un-editable in Arcview 3.3. It could also be a proble...
Fri, 11 Oct, 2013 at 8:51 AM
Copying shape into Biotics 5 results in Internal Server Error:...the interior centroid cannot be calculated for an unexpected geometry type
The following error is received when trying to copy and paste a feature from a shapefile into Biotics 5.  This is due to 'dirty' data - typically ...
Mon, 28 Apr, 2014 at 6:24 PM
Map Service not successfully adding to the map viewer when trying to add map service via URL or Library
Problem: When trying to add a map service via the URL or Library, the spinner just spins continuously or a Register Layer Failed: RequestTimeoutError... ...
Tue, 31 Dec, 2013 at 3:15 PM
SF Update Failed: .... locationUseClass...is not allowed for Element Subnational ID ...
Problem: Attempting to Modify Shape or update a Source Feature results in an error similart Cause: In Biotics 4, an invalid Location Use Class (LUC) ...
Tue, 14 Mar, 2017 at 10:58 AM
Esri basemap metadata
Want to know when the Esri basemaps were most recently updated?  This information can be found here: Imagery Imagery with Labels Streets USA Topo ...
Tue, 21 Apr, 2015 at 10:29 AM
Linking shapes to records without shapes
The following was a workaround prior to the development of the Link Shapes to Records functionality.  The following workaround is no longer necessary! ...
Mon, 3 Oct, 2016 at 1:23 PM
Using Spatialite software to generalize element occurrence polygons to larger spatial units
For cases where sharing exact location information isn’t appropriate or isn’t needed, a solution is to generalize EO polygons to standardized geographic...
Thu, 14 Apr, 2016 at 2:05 PM