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« 1. Introduction to GIS

1.2 ArcGIS components

ArcGIS software has three main components: ArcMap for for viewing data and creating maps, ArcCatalog for organizing and previewing data and ArcToolbox to access tools and other functionality.This tutrial gives a brief tour of each of those three components as well as an overview of the differences between ArcGIS Basic, Standard and Advanced.


1. ArcGIS Components Tutorial and Data for the tutorial;

2. Video: Opening a Map Document

3. Video: Connecting to a Folder