What’s New In Collector (December 2015)

On Thursday, December 7th, Collector for ArcGIS on the Windows 10 platform was released into Windows Store. One week later we are now updating Collector on the iOS and Android platforms as well.

The December update contains key new functionality that is driven from your feedback. Here are the highlights…

A new synchronization setting

The sync process within Collector is very similar to email synchronization. It will push updates from your device to the feature service and pull changes that others have made since last time you synchronized. This ensures that you are always up-to-date with the latest data in the feature service but has a significant cost as well.

So we added a new setting called “Push Only”. If you are simply a collector of new data and do not care about the changes others have made, turn this setting on. It will not download features or related data each time you sync.

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