ArcEQuIS Requirements, Setup, and Upgrade

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ArcEQuIS Requirements, Setup, and Upgrade

 

EQuIS REST API Role

Setup and Configuration

Upgrading

Setting Up Esri Authentication

Enable Logging

 

EQuIS REST API Role

 

The ArcEQuIS connection requires an EQuIS 7 Enterprise site (Build 19300 or later) with REST API licensing. EQuIS users must be assigned to the REST API role (in Enterprise) to connect to a database. Assigning users to the REST API role must be done by an EQuIS Enterprise Administrator (a user assigned to the Admin role). The Admin user will need to login to EQuIS Enterprise, navigate to the Administration Dashboard, and then use the Roles tab of the User Profile Editor to assign the REST API role to each user they want to be able to use the ArcEQuIS Interface.

 

Setup and Configuration

 

Download the ArcEQuIS Add-In file (ArcEQuIS.esriAddinX) from the EarthSoft Community Center, and unblock it.

 

Save the ArcEQuIS.esriAddinX file to your {Documents}\ArcGIS\AddIns\ArcGISPro folder. (If this folder does not exist, create it manually).

 

Start ArcGIS Pro Desktop. On the Options tab in the the Add-In Manager, set the security to "Require Add-Ins to be digitally signed by a trusted publisher".

 

Arc_Add-In_Manager_Options_tab

 

Upgrading

 

To update to a newer version of the ArcEQuIS Add-in:

 

1.Download the ArcEQuIS Add-In file from the EarthSoft Community Center.

2.Unblock the download.

3.Replace the ArcEQuIS.esriAddinX file in your {Documents}\ArcGIS\AddIns\ArcGISPro folder with the newer version of the ArcEQuIS Add-In file.

 

Setting Up Esri Authentication

 

1.Register an application with ArcGIS Online by following Esri’s instructions, posted here:
https://developers.arcgis.com/documentation/core-concepts/security-and-authentication/accessing-arcgis-online-services/

2.To link your Enterprise site to your Esri account to allow for SSO, create a new record in the ST_CONFIG table with the values provided in the Esri portal as shown below.

 

Arc_Esri_config    

 

CONFIG_SECTION = 'ArcEQuIS'                                                

 

CONFIG_KEY = 'https://www.arcgis.com/'

(the Esri portal URI)

 

OBJECT_TYPE = 'clientId'

 

OBJECT_VALUE = '{client_id}'

(The Client ID assigned by the Esri portal)

 

STRING_VALUE = '{client_secret}'

(The Client Secret assigned by the Esri portal)

 

CONFIG_SECTION

CONFIG_KEY

OBJECT_TYPE

OBJECT_VALUE

STRING_VALUE

ArcEQuIS

https://www.arcgis.com

clientld

{client_id}

{client_secret}

 

Enable Logging

 

ArcEQuIS event logging uses the ArcGIS Pro diagnostic functionality (see ArcGIS Pro Concepts) that is disabled by default.

 

Administrators may enable ArcEQuIS logging by running ArcGIS Pro from the command line with the enable argument:

“C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Pro\bin\ArcGISPro.exe" /enablediagnostics.

 

The ArcEQuIS event logging will populate a new ArcGISProLog.xml file located in the default Documents path (typically {Documents}\ArcGIS\Diagnostics).