Training Resources

Disabling Wizard Mode in ArcGIS 9.2 – This short video shows how to turn ‘Wizard Mode’ On/Off in ArcGIS 9.2 (0:30). (WMV, 2.64Mb)

Generating USNG Mapbooks in ArcGIS 9.2 – This video shows you how to download USNG data and generate a simple map book using DSMapBook (4:55). (WMV, 33.2Mb)

 

Mapbook Templates

Below you will find several template files for commonly-used scales in US National Grid mapbook pages. To use them, download them to your local computer and create a new map using the template. Change the coordinate system found in data frame properties to reflect the UTM Zone of your data. This information can be found under the ‘Coordinate System’ tab, Predefined -> Projected Coordinate Systems, UTM -> NAD 1983 -> [YOUR ZONE]. You may also wish to change the data frame from a fixed extent to ‘Automatic.’

1:24,000 USNG Mapbook Page Template – This ArcMap template file will help you quickly create a 1:24,000 USNG mapbook page that can be printed on an 8 1/2 x 11 page. The template files are zipped to allow you to download them. Extract them before using them.

1:25,000 USNG Mapbook Page Template – This ArcMap template file will help you quickly create a 1:25,000 USNG mapbook page that can be printed on an 8 1/2 x 11 page. The template files are zipped to allow you to download them. Extract them before using them.