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Outline for multiple polygons

April 08 2011 | 2 comments
Categories: Symbology

I want to take a group of polygons and have a border for the entire group, not an outline for each polygon. Without drawing, is there a way to do that?

Mapping Center Answer:

There is a Knowlege Base article on how to do this:

Yes, but what about posted by ry blaisdell on May 24 2011 10:10AM
When your polygons are not not exactly adjacent, say they are separated by some ROW polygons that don't share the same attribute which you would setup your symbology or your dissolve? The Knowledge Base article linked does not handle this situation. Do you know of a way to handle it?
dissolving internal polygons posted by Ken Field on May 25 2011 8:52AM
We had a similar question a few weeks back and the solution seems to be what you're looking for:

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