Details about field names and visibility can be found in chapter Layer Properties whereas information about the use of aliases is available in chapter Field Alias.


WebOffice 10.9 SP1 takes some of the field properties in the ArcMap document into consideration.

Number Format

If you, for example, want to format attribute data display in plot reports plotted with WebOffice plot then you should specify your desired format in the Fields tab of the ArcMap Layer Properties dialog.


ArcMap layer properties - fields

ArcMap layer properties - fields


Consider that WebOffice 10.9 SP1 only supports the following settings:




oNumber of decimal places

Show thousands separators

Pad with zeros

Show plus sign


Number format dialog

Number format dialog


The actual formats for decimal and thousands separators as well as date fields are defined by the Region settings of the OS. WebOffice 10.9 SP1 will display the separators as defined in the Region settings of the ArcGIS Server Account.

Check the configured formats by accessing https://<myserver>:6443/arcgis/rest/services/SynOutputService/MapServer/exts/SynSOEGateway/gateway_handler and look for arcgis_identify_date_format, arcgis_identify_decimal_separator or arcgis_identify_thousand_separator.

MXD formats will only be used in WebOffice 10.9 SP1 if the parameter Use MXD Field Formatting is set to true.


WebOffice 10.9 SP1 provides full support for Esri domains for


Search form value lists as well as for

Search result display


Therefore, we recommend making use of Esri domains wherever possible.


WebOffice 10.9 SP1 provides support for Esri subtypes for


Search form value lists as well as for

Search result display


Therefore we recommend making use of Esri subtypes.