Refreshing a layer

You can refresh each layer at any time to ensure it includes the most recent information. The following steps describe how to refresh a layer.

NoteNote:
You can automate refreshing a layer at specified intervals by configuring auto updates. For more information, see Layer auto updates.

  1. Open the Map Contents panel. For instructions, see The Map Contents Panel.
  2. Select the layer to refresh:
    Selected layer
  3. Click the Refresh button in the View group on the Layer tab of the web part ribbon:
    Refresh button
    The layer will be updated with the most current data.

11/30/2012