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Cartegraph and ArcGIS Attachment Synchronization

Cartegraph allows GIS Associations of attachments.

Select this option for any new or existing GIS Association to keep attachments in sync.

  • This feature is only available for ArcGIS Online associations. For other types, including Portal, this feature is hidden.
  • Attachments feature must be Enabled on the feature layer.
  • The Synchronize Attachments check box displays onlyon the GIS Association page, if the feature layer selected has attachments feature enabled, and the Cartegraph recordset has a child attachments recordset to sync to.
  • Attachments are synchronized one way—GIS to Cartegraph.
  • Attachments are added to the same parent record in Cartegraph that they are associated to in GIS.
  • Cartegraph OMS only synchronizes supported attachments types. Sync does not fail if an unsupported attachment was uploaded on GIS; it is ignored and is not take part in the sync.
  • Attachments added or removed in Cartegraph do not synchronize back to GIS. Users have to remove attachments from GIS if they do not want them in Cartegraph.
  • Attachments deleted in GIS are deleted from Cartegraph.
  • We use a unique identifier on each side of the sync to know which files have already been brought down, NOT file names.
  • The file names in Cartegraph may not match the file names in GIS exactly, as we add a suffix in the event of duplicate attachment file names.
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