ArcGIS Server Image Service

With ArcGIS Server Image Service, image services can be embedded into the WebOffice 10.9 SP1 project. Image services can be used both in a dynamic or cached way. They can either be hosted on ArcGIS Server or ArcGIS Online.

As subelements of an ArcGIS Server Image Service it is possible to configure

Map Service Properties


Whenever a new ArcGIS Server Image Service is added to the WebOffice 10.9 SP1 project configuration

configure the corresponding Reference to Map Service of Map Collection in the table of content (mandatory)

configure the corresponding reference to map service of map collection in the Map View (optionally)


ArcGIS Server Image Service configuration

ArcGIS Server Image Service configuration




Service Name (GUI)

Service name of image service displayed in the GUI.

Metadata URL

Configure a reference to a metadata document (must be available via HTTP) as URL.


You may configure the unique Metadata document identifier (UUID) of a Catalog Service (CSW 2.0) here. In this case you must configure the SOAP interface of the Catalog Services in Metadata Display.

Metadata short description

Provide a short description for the metadata (line breaks with \n).


Service specific copyright text to be added to the configured project copyright if the image service contributes to the map.


The service specific copyright will only be displayed if the map element Copyright is configured.


Detailed information about the use of these attributes can be found in chapters Template (File Name) and WebOffice ePaper Template (File Name).


Specifies URL of ArcGIS Server or ArcGIS Online Image Service.

Example for an ArcGIS Server Image Service: http://<myserver>/ArcGIS/rest/services/<myService>/ImageServer

Example for an ArcGIS Online Image Service:<onlineService>/ImageServer

If you are connecting to an ArcGIS Server federated in a Portal for ArcGIS or are connecting to an ArcGIS Online service, be sure to use the service according to Esri Inc. Terms of Use! and


A map service may only be used once in a map collection. I.e. you have to configure a single map service as overview map for example.

Service user

User login for accessing the ArcGIS Server service (ArcGIS service user).


Password of user accessing ArcGIS Server service

Selection on all visible layers?

When using the option All visible Layers in the Client all Layers visible in the current scale and set to visible are taken into consideration.

A Layer configuration is not required, the Image Service attributes get used instead (Layer Name, visible Fields, Field order)

Max. extent for layer display

With query layers, the map area cannot be defined manually because it is always calculated automatically. Furthermore, the map area can also change dynamically by capturing additional features afterwards.

By selecting the value Service or Project it can be guaranteed that in WebOffice also newly captured objects are displayed outside the previous display area.

Server normalized

Normalized server URL

ArcGIS Server Image Service properties



An easy way to configure an ArcGIS Server Image Service is by using the wizard Add Service.

If your application does not have direct access to the internet, be sure to configure your proxy settings in WebOffice 10.9 SP1 application configuration for proper ArcGIS Online functionality. See chapter Proxy-Server for HTTP Requests.

See chapter Map Service Properties for details about the configuration of map service properties.