Table of Contents
Using the Table of Contents
The Table of Contents has two sections, the "Layers" tab and the "Information" tab. The
"Layers" tab allows you to manage the data layers that are
visible in your map. The "Information" tab is used to display information about the map. It is also the area where you enter in parameters for
- In the Table of Contents,
data layers are organized into folders. Click on a folder
to expand and view the layers
- To turn a layer on
, click the checkbox
next to the layer name, click again to turn off
and remove checkmark.
To view the layer legend, click the expand
icon; and collapse the legend
by clicking the icon.
- Circular radio buttons
indicate that these folder layers will have just one layer "On" at a
To turn a layer "On" , select
the button next to the layer name when it is in the "Off"
The layers opacity (or transparency) can be altered by clicking the fade
icons for each layer.
- Information about the map and variables for different tools are displayed in the Information tab of the Table of Contents. Here is an example of
results returned from the measure tool.