XTools Pro is a set of more than 100 tools and features that enhance the functionality and usability of ArcGIS. XTools Pro can help you perform various GIS tasks faster and easier, saving time and budget for advanced ArcGIS licenses. In this article, we will show you how to use some of the most popular and useful tools in XTools Pro 9.1 for ArcGIS.
Installing XTools Pro 9.1
To use XTools Pro 9.1, you need to have ArcGIS ArcMap 10.0 - 10.8.2 installed on your computer. You also need to have .NET Framework 4.5.1 or higher. You can download XTools Pro 9.1 from the official website[^1^]. After downloading, run the setup file and follow the instructions to install XTools Pro on your computer. You will need to activate your license or start a free trial before using XTools Pro.
Using XTools Pro Tools
XTools Pro tools are available in the XTools Pro toolbar, which you can add to ArcMap by clicking Customize > Toolbars > XTools Pro. You can also access some of the tools from the context menus of layers, tables, and features in ArcMap. Some of the tools are also available as geoprocessing tools in the ArcToolbox window.
Here are some examples of how to use XTools Pro tools:
Export Data to KML: This tool allows you to export vector or raster data from ArcMap to Google Earth KML format. You can choose to export selected features or all features, specify the output folder and file name, and customize the appearance and attributes of the exported data in Google Earth.
Table Operations: This tool provides a set of functions to manipulate tables in ArcMap, such as adding, deleting, renaming, reordering, or hiding fields, calculating field values, joining or splitting tables, sorting records, finding duplicates, and more.
Feature Statistics: This tool calculates various statistics for selected features or all features in a layer, such as count, sum, mean, median, minimum, maximum, standard deviation, range, and more. You can choose which fields to include in the calculation and save the results as a table or a report.
Copy Layer Properties: This tool allows you to copy the properties of one layer (such as symbology, labels, definition query, etc.) to another layer or multiple layers in ArcMap. You can choose which properties to copy and apply them to layers with the same or different data sources.
Feature Reports: This tool allows you to create reports for selected features or all features in a layer based on predefined or custom templates. You can include maps, charts, tables, images, and text in your reports and export them as PDF, HTML, RTF, or DOCX files.
XTools Pro is a powerful and versatile extension for ArcGIS that can help you improve your GIS workflow and productivity. With more than 100 tools and features, XTools Pro can help you perform various tasks that are not possible or easy with standard ArcGIS functionality. You can download XTools Pro 9.1 from the official website[^1^] and try it for free for 14 days. 061ffe29dd