hosted scene layer

A hosted scene layer is a hosted layer (item) in a portal that is used to manage the properties and settings of 3D data in a scene service. It is accessible through an item page which is used to manage the layer's properties and capabilities. Hosted scene layers are typically created using data management tools to create (publish) them from existing hosted feature layers (point geometry only) or by using ArcGIS Pro to publish other 3D data types. Client applications can access 3D features through a hosted scene layer and display the data in a scene.

Also known as

  • scene layer

Related terms

  • item
  • hosted layer
  • scene service

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