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The week, month, and year time intervals must be based on the calendar for the time slider in an ArcGIS Online web map.

Last Published: November 15, 2014 ArcGIS Online
Bug ID Number BUG-000082911
SubmittedOctober 30, 2014
Last ModifiedMay 4, 2022
Applies toArcGIS Online
Version found3.5
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version10.0 64 Bit
StatusKnown Limit

Additional Information

Not possible due to different data ranges and calendars.


Please retrieve the following workaround:

  1. Open the JSON file in ArcGIS Online Assistant. There is a section for the time slider widget.
  2. Add currentTimeExtent to match the startTime for it to work as needed.

"widgets": {

   "timeSlider": {

      "properties": {

         "startTime": 1372636800000,

         "endTime": 1467331260000,

         "thumbCount": 2,

         "thumbMovingRate": 2000,

         "currentTimeExtent": [




         "timeStopInterval": {

            "interval": 1,

            "units": "esriTimeUnitsYears"






Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082911


  • ArcGIS Online

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