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FAQ: Is it possible to increase the maximum records returned in the Business Locator report of ArcGIS Business Analyst?

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Is it possible to increase the maximum records returned in the Business Locator report of ArcGIS Business Analyst?

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The Business Locator report is designed to return a maximum of 250 records of businesses within the proximity of the study area location. While it is not possible to increase the maximum records in the Business Locator report, a possible workaround is to use the Business and Facilities Search option to query businesses, and export up to 5000 records to a Microsoft Excel report. To do so, follow the steps below.

  1. Launch ArcGIS Business Analyst, and open a project.
  2. Specify a study area location.
    1. Click the Maps tab, and click Define Areas > Find Location.
Find Location in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. In the Find Location pane, specify an address or lat/long coordinates. Refer to the instructions provided in the Find Location section in ArcGIS Business Analyst: Find Location.
Find Location pane in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. Click Create site in the pop-up on the map.
Create site in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. Search for the businesses, and export the queried results.
    1. Click the Maps tab, and click Create Maps > Business and Facilities Search.
Business and Facilities Search in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. In the Business and Facilities Search pane, under Choose a category or enter a business name, click More options.
The Business and Facilities Search pane in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. Under Search type, select Show all businesses (up to 5000)
  2. Under Search extent, select Current map extent.
  3. Click Go.
The Business and Facilities Search pane in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
  1. In the Refine your results section, specify desired filtering options to refine the results. Refer to ArcGIS Business Analyst: Refine results for more information.
  2. Click Export to Excel.
Business and Facilities Search pane in ArcGIS Business Analyst.
Note:
Exporting results to Microsoft Excel requires credit usage. Refer to ArcGIS Business Analyst: Credits for more information.

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Last Published: 8/27/2020

Article ID: 000023951

Software: ArcGIS Business Analyst Web App 8.2, 8.1, 7.4, 7.3, 7.2, 7.1, 6.1, 6.0, 5.8, 5.7, 5.6.8, 5.6, 5.5, 5.4, 5.3.5, 5.3, 5.2, 5.1, 5.0, 4.7, 4.6, 4.5, 4.4, 4.3, 4.2, 4.1, 4.0