Brewer, C. A. 2008 Designed Maps—A Sourcebook for GIS Users

一、Line

1.Dashed line

Symbol Selector --> Properties --> Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Cartographic Line Symbol --> Drag and Click template to create dash pattern

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2. Multilayer line

Symbol Selector --> Properties --> Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Cartographic Line Symbol --> Add Layers for multilayer line effect (+ at bottom left) --> adjust layer order using arrows

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3.Cased Line(框線)

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Cartographic Line Symbol --> Create Two Layers --> Adjust order, width and color

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5.Marker Line

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Marker Line Symbol --> Choose Symbol from Marker Line Tab and set spacing on Template tab

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6. Offset line 兩條線佔據同一個位置,例如行政界線與自然界線重合

Symbol Property Editor --> Line Properties tab --> adjust offset

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7 Hash line

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Hash Line Symbol --> adjust settings using hash line, Cartographic Line, and Template tabs

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7 picture line

symbol Property editor --> Type: picture line symbol --> load EMF file --> adjust and setting

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9 Transparent Line

Layer Properties --> Display tab-->Adjust Transparent value

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10 Tint Bands

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Simple Fill Symbol --> Outline --> Properties --> Type: Cartographic Line --> Create additional Layers --> Set color and width

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Line Properties tab --> Offset tint band by half its width

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Catographic Line tab --> Round joins

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二、Polygon

15 Pattern fill

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Marker Fill  Symbol --> Marker Fill tab --> Grid option and set marker properties --> Fill Properties tab --> X,Y separation for marker pattern

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16 Random fill

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Marker Fill  Symbol --> Marker Fill tab --> Random option an set marker properties;

Fill Properties tab--> Set average marker separation

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17 Hatched fill

Symbol Property Editor -->Type: Line Fill Symbol

 

18 Picture fill

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Picture Fill Symbol --> Add Vector picture (EMF)或 bitmap picture (BMP)--> Adjust setting

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19 Gradient fill

Symbol Property Editor --> Type: Picture Fill Symbol

 

20 Four-color fill

 

21 Hillshade colors

 

22 Transparent fill

 

23 Transparent legend

 

24 Centerline

 

25 Eliminate by size

 

三、Label and Point Symbols

34. Maplex settings

Tools-->Extensions --> check Maplex

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View --> Tools --> Labeling toolbar --> Labeling drop-down --> Use Maplex Label Engine

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Label Manager tool --> set label placement properties from Position and Properties buttons

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四、Overall Effects

40. Layer Order

Click and drag layers to reorder them in the table of contents

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Last modified: Wednesday, 18 December 2013, 04:49 PM