ArcGIS Preview App Available for Windows 8
Esri has released a free ArcGIS preview app for the Windows 8 platform. It can be downloaded directly from the Windows Store.
The ArcGIS app provides a preview of features that integrate the new touch-centric view of Windows 8 and Windows RT with the ArcGIS Online mapping platform.
With this app, you can explore a gallery of compelling maps that showcase relevant demographic, historical, and environmental topics.
Use the app to
- View and search a preset gallery of featured maps
- Navigate a map, access map content, and search for places within the map view
- Tap to discover information in the map and view results
- Change layer visibility and opacity
- Switch between a variety of basemaps
- Use bookmarks to quickly access areas of interest
- Easily measure areas and distance
- Pin a map to the Start screen
- Quickly print a map
Experience ArcGIS for Windows 8 today.