Welcome to Simple GIS Tutorials page. The following tutorials demonstrate some of the many options for customizing your Simple GIS Client project. While some customizations require writing scripts in VB, other customization require no coding at all.
Customizing Simple GIS Client Projects
This video tutorial will demonstrate customizing your Simple GIS project file by writing custom VB procedures. It will also demonstrate customizing menus, creating plugin extensions, and loading plugin extensions
Creating a new VB module and writing your first VB procedure
Adding new custom menus to your projects and attaching VB procedures to your new menu items
Debugging VB procedures
Creating a new plugin extension
Loading plugin extensions into your Simple GIS projects
Creating Custom Data Forms in Simple GIS Client
This video tutorial will demonstrate creating custom data forms in Simple GIS Client for visualizing and editing feature attribute data
Creating a custom data form using the visual form designer in Simple GIS Client
Linking documents using the custom data form functionality in Simple GIS
Adding Linked Tables to Custom Data Forms in Simple GIS
This video tutorial will demonstrate how you can add a linked table control to your custom attribute data form for your shapefile or vector layer in Simple GIS Client to display related records from an external table. It will also demonstrate how you can graph field values from an external linked table into a bar chart on your custom attribute data form.
Adding linked table controls to a custom data form in Simple GIS
Graphing data from a linked external table to a bar chart on a layer's custom data form
Designing Custom Pop-Up Forms for Linked Tables
This video tutorial will demonstrate how you can create a linked table to hold field inspection records for a feature and then design a custom pop-up form for this linked table to display or edit inspection records for a given feature.
Creating and linking a table on your shapefile's custom data form to hold field inspection records.
Designing a custom pop-up form for this linked table to view and edit inspection records as well as using the new calendar control on your custom pop-up form.