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FAQ: Is it possible to add or delete related records when editing a related table in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer?

Question

Is it possible to add or delete related records when editing a related table in ArcGIS Online Map Viewer?

Answer

As a workaround to add or delete records from a related table, use the Edit widget in an app created with Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS.

  1. Create a Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS app from a saved web map. Refer to ArcGIS Online: Create an app starting from Map Viewer for steps to do this. Choose the Web AppBuilder tab as described in step 5 in the web help document. Ignore steps 4 and 6.
  2. Add the Edit widget Edit widget to the newly created Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS app. Refer to Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS: In-panel widgets for steps to do this.
  3. Add or delete records from the related table of the layer in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS. Refer to the 'Use the Edit widget' section in Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS: Edit widget for steps to do this.

Alternatively, it is possible to use Collector for ArcGIS to add or delete related records from a related table.

  1. In the Collector for ArcGIS app, log in using ArcGIS Online credentials, and open the web map containing the feature layer with the related records.
  2. Add or delete records from the related table of the layer. Refer to the 'Creating new related records in Collector' section in ArcGIS Blog: Related Tables - Exploring New Ways to use Collector for ArcGIS for steps to do this.

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