Tag Archives: Custom Tools

Using the HTML5 Geolocation API with Dekho

Big thanks to those that came to our Perth Dekho workshop.  One thing that stood out for me, was that a number of clients had layers that were frequently changing, from vehicle tracking at mine sites to monitoring shark locations. … Continue reading

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Profile and Viewshed tools

We have two new custom tools on the downloads gallery that make use of geoprocessing services, to add further intelligence to your Dekho maps.

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Streetview tools updated

We have re-compiled the original Streetview tool against v3.2 and it is available via the downloads gallery.            

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GeoRSS Tool

After putting together the DRC Tool which consumed the RSS feed from this blog, I had someone ask for a GeoRSS tool. I put together a basic tool based on one of the samples based in the Esri Flex API. This is … Continue reading

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YouTube fun with custom tools

I’ve always liked the InfoSymbols with states sample provided by the Esri ArcGIS API for Flex site and have wanted to use it in Dekho for a while. Then while I was searching for some videos on YouTube I realized … Continue reading

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Dekho Simulator now includes Skins

With the release of Dekho 3.2.1 the Dekho Simulator has been updated and now includes the same skin classes used by Dekho. What that means is by simply referencing a skin class your custom tool forms can look the same … Continue reading

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Dekho Geoprocessing Tool

The essence of GIS is to answer spatially related questions with maps. If your a GIS Analyst, you can open up a GIS package (e.g. ArcGIS Desktop, Dekho, etc), and use spatial tools like buffers, joins, selections, clips etc. to … Continue reading

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Custom Tools, ByteArray and some Dekho Insight – Part II

The first part of this post talks about Custom Tools and working with ByteArray data. The second part will touch on Dekho communication and why the Dekho server sends graphic features as binary data. A lot of information regarding the … Continue reading

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Custom Tools, ByteArray and some Dekho Insight – Part I

Recently I was asked a question regarding custom tools. It was an interesting question so I thought I would share it, the answer and some additional Dekho related insight with everyone. The question was: How do I convert the ByteArray … Continue reading

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Dekho 3.2 Custom Tool Gotcha

VerifyError: Error #1014: Class mx.modules::Module could not be found. Have you seen this error after creating or upgrading a custom tool for Dekho 3.2?

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