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Is it possible to generate a short share URL for a web map in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer?

Last Published: November 18, 2021

Answer

No, it is not possible to obtain a short share URL for a web map in the new ArcGIS Online Map Viewer. To generate a short share URL for a web map, open the web map in Map Viewer Classic. Refer to ArcGIS Online: Link to a map for steps and browse through the page for more information.

In the Share window, copy the short URL in the Link to this map section.

The Share window displaying the short URL for the web map in Map Viewer Classic.
Note:
As an alternative, in the new Map Viewer, copy the long URL that displays in the web browser address bar. 

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  • ArcGIS Online

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