Skip to main content

Setting up Your Data for Editing Related Records

In this first video of this GeoSnaps series, we are going to begin the workflow of setting up your data for editing related records in Map Viewer. First, we will rewind the clock and look at the result of the scenario. Then we will use ArcGIS Pro to create the datasets and attribute fields for the relationship class to be created.

Part 1 - (this video)

Part 2 -

Part 3 -

Part 4 -

Part 5 -

Have a question about ArcGIS Pro? Ask in the Comments below. Learn more about related record editing in Map Viewer using the ArcGIS Blog link below:

0:00 – Introduction

0:16 – See an example of editing related records in Map Viewer to understand the scenario 0:52 – Use ArcGIS Pro to create feature classes and attribute fields

1:17 – Create the key fields with Add Global IDs tool and Add Field of type GUID

1:40 – Run the Create Relationship Class geoprocessing tool to create the relate


About ArcGIS Pro

► Product Page

► Blogs

► Esri Community


About GeoSnaps | Videos by Esri Canada

► A collection of bite-sized technical videos about all things in the ArcGIS universe.

► Have a suggestion for a GeoSnap? Email us at

► Be sure to subscribe to our channel and hit the notification bell to stay up-to-date with the latest tutorials and technical inspiration:


Want more from Esri Canada?

► Sign up for our email and select ‘Getting Technical’ under Esri Canada Blog Digests to receive the latest in your inbox: