Sunday, November 30, 2014

Extending ArcObjects with .NET (Visual Studio 2012 Express + ArcGIS for Desktop 10.2.2) - 01 - Getting Started

The first episode of In this video we will introduce the setup you need to start programming with ArcObjects. Then we will create a new Visual Basic ArcMap project. Add a toolbar and a command, link the two and then add an event to display a message with the user clicks on the button.

We will also introduce our first ArcObjects interface IApplication and we will change the title or ArcMap when the user clicks on the button.

I will include the source code of our work for each episode. For the work we will use Visual Studio 2012 Express and ArcGIS for Desktop 10.2.2 which are available for download from the links below.

Interfaces introduced in this episode: IApplication, ICommand, ICommandBar

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Installation Requirements: 

Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 Express
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/downlo...

ArcGIS for Desktop 10.2.2 (60 days trial)
http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/a...

ArcObjects .NET SDK 
(You have to officially request the media Installation CD from Esri to get it.)

The Source Code as of the end of the Episode
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0p05u2xtmni...

Enjoy