Below is a list of documents to use as a reference while working with FirstMap.  The documents under the General Public and Users NOT on the State Network headings focus on tasks for users outside of the state network.  These include how to connect to services, how to contribute data via SFTP and many others.

Documents under the Users ON the State Network heading focus on tasks for users on the state network.  These include how to connect to the database server, how to setup replication and how to create a Map Service Definition File.

If you are unable to find answers to your questions in the documents below please contact us at FirstMap@state.de.us


General Public

Quick Reference Sheet
ArcGIS Online Instructions
ISO Categories
Imagery Metadata
Citizen Map
Geocoder Service
How to load county parcels from FirstMap.
FirstMap Service Change Policy.
Delaware Geospatial Metadata Standard.

Data Owners NOT on the State Network

Instructions for Filezilla SFTP
Instructions for WinSCP SFTP
Instructions for Disconnected Replication
Instructions for Creating a Service Definition File

Data Owners and Users ON the State Network

Getting Started with GIS
Information Sheet for Connected Data Users
Information Sheet for Connected Data Owners
Checklist for Data Publishers
Instructions for Adding and Editing Data
Instructions for Preparing MXDs for Publishing
Instructions for Creating a Service Definition File
Instructions for Connected Replication

Presentations and Other Shared Info

Sussex County Association of Towns Presentation (March 1, 2017)
DGDC FirstMap Presentation, Dover Downs, Dover, DE (April 14, 2016)
Introductory Seminar Presentation, NewCastle, DE (Sept. 18, 2015)
Introductory Seminar Web Links
League of Local Governments Web Links
League of Local Governments Presentation
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