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Utilities (Services)

Description

The Utilities folder contains automatically deployed GeometryServer and GPServer services that can be used by application developers. The table below outlines the services included in the Utilities folder:

ParameterDetails
Geometry

The Geometry service is used by web applications to perform geometric calculations to support querying, analysis, and editing operations.

PrintingTools

The PrintingTools service is used by web applications to export the contents of a web map to PDF, JPEG, PNG, or other formats. This service can be used to provide printing functionality to applications.

OfflinePackaging

The OfflinePackaging service is used to create and setup map areas. Map areas make it easier and faster for your users to work offline, by packaging up your map for a specific area ahead of time.

GeocodingTools

The GeocodingTools service is used to support the asynchronous batch geocoding capability.

Request parameters

ParameterDetails
f

The response format. The default format is html.

Values: html | json | pjson

Example usage

The following is a sample request URL used to access the Utilities folder resource:

https://organization.domain.com/context/admin/services/Utilities?f=pjson

JSON Response example

{
  "isDefault": true,
  "description": "The Utilities folder contains automatically deployed services that can be used by application developers.",
  "id": "fifmb159jy4g5esvgeuk3",
  "folderName": "Utilities",
  "services": [
    {
      "description": "The Geometry service is used by web applications to perform geometric calculations to support querying, analysis, and editing operations.",
      "id": "sa3jvjz8ozpl9uoc10jth",
      "folderName": "Utilities",
      "serviceName": "Geometry",
      "type": "GeometryServer"
    },
    {
      "description": "The PrintingTools service is used by web applications to export the contents of a web map to PDF, JPEG, PNG, or other formats. This service can be used to provide printing functionality to applications.",
      "id": "svj1oyzaauwx6lzzay6bl",
      "folderName": "Utilities",
      "serviceName": "PrintingTools",
      "type": "GPServer"
    },
    {
      "description": "The OfflinePackaging service is used to create and setup map areas. Map areas make it easier and faster for your users to work offline, by packaging up your map for a specific area ahead of time.",
      "id": "sdmz9uow5fjjdczhmcp83",
      "folderName": "Utilities",
      "serviceName": "OfflinePackaging",
      "type": "GPServer"
    },
    {
      "description": "The GeocodingTools service is used to support the asynchronous batch geocoding capability.",
      "id": "sbjyw268agx61qj6imzij",
      "folderName": "Utilities",
      "serviceName": "GeocodingTools",
      "type": "GPServer"
    }
  ],
  "webEncrypted": false
}