Problem: PDF output from an ArcMap Service GET_LAYOUT request has poor quality


ArcMap Server supports PDF output for the GET_LAYOUT request. In some circumstances, the quality of the output PDF is not as high as expected.


The DPI setting may not be high enough. DPI is set in the IMAGESIZE tag of the GET_LAYOUT request.

Solution or Workaround

Increase the DPI setting in the GET_LAYOUT request to 300 or greater.

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    Last Published: 5/5/2016

    Article ID: 000006830