Introducing the Schematics advanced configuration tutorial

Complexity: Advanced Data Requirement: ArcGIS Tutorial Data for Desktop Data Path: C:\ArcGIS\ArcTutor\Schematics\Schematics_Configuration Goal: Setting default symbology for a schematic diagram templateConfiguring schematic rules that help define the final generated diagram and update resultsConfiguring what algorithms are available, initial settings, whether a user can override the settings, and how to automatically apply an algorithm when a user generates/updates a diagramConfiguring schematic attributes

This tutorial expands on the information you learned during the ArcGIS Schematics basic configuration tutorial. You do not need to have completed the Schematics basic configuration tutorial to be able to work through this tutorial. You will start over with a new geodatabase and a new schematic dataset. However, this topic skims these initial parts quickly. If you need more information, work through exercises 1 through 3 in the Schematics basic configuration tutorial.

In this tutorial

This tutorial will focus on four main concepts that add and enhance functionality to your schematics configuration:


To use this tutorial, you need to have ArcGIS for Desktop installed—including the ArcGIS Schematics extension—and licensed for ArcGIS for Desktop Standard or ArcGIS for Desktop Advanced. You also need to have the tutorial data installed on a local or shared network drive on your system.