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What If I Don’t See An Article For My Problem?2677
Maptitude Online Redistricting Technical Specifications, Requirements and Licensing Information1030
When Will I Receive My 2020 Redistricting Data?934
How Do I Use Shapefiles As a Base Layers In Maptitude for Redistricting?830
How Do I Incorporate ACS Data into My Plans?664
Maptitude for Redistricting Hardware Recommendations532
Redistricting Desktop vs. Maptitude for Online Redistricting Feature By Feature384
How Do I Export a Plan to an Equivalency File?379
What Method is used in the Ensemble Analysis?372
Glossary of Redistricting Terms334
How Do I Incorporate Block Level Data into Other Layers?322
Best Practices314
How can I create a theme that shows the predominant race/ethnicity in each feature?293
Adding or Removing Districts from A Redistricting Plan289
How do I create a plan with current political districts?281
What are Group Quarters?279
What Geography is Included with Maptitude for Redistricting?272
How Can I Change My Redistricting Tools to Select Features That Are Touching?266
How can I make my own geography appear in a hierarchy?263
How Do I Backup or Restore a Plan?250
How do I use a Subset of Geography in a Redistricting Plan?243
How to Use Incumbent Information in a Plan240
What Fields Are Included in the 2010 Data?212
How can I label the borders of my districts with features, names of Streets, etc?209
How Do I Restrict My Redistricting to a Subset of a Geographic Area?192
What Files are Created with A Redistricting Plan184
How do I compare election and voter registration data from different elections where VTD boundaries have changed?179
How do I automatically map incumbents using the locate tools?179
How do I use Communities of Interest?176
How do I compare election and voter registration data from different elections?169
Can I publish redistricting plans and other maps and data on the Internet or my intranet?166
Redistricting Desktop vs. Maptitude for Online Redistricting164
How Do Create New Labels for Precincts in My Map?164
Can I shade my districts so they stand out on my map?160
How are Prisoners Addressed in 2020 Redistricting Data?156
How do I customize the style for layers that are using Feature Display?155
Can multiple users share the same geographic file over a network?152
How Can I Use My Own Layer to Select Features While Redistricting?152
How can I use a Communities of Interest layer with my plan?142
Filtering and Sorting Plans141
How Do I Get Updated Voting District Boundaries?140
How Can I Move My Pending Changes Toolbox if the Title Bar is Off Screen?134
Entering and Changing Redistricting Plan Settings134
How do I include the Districts layer in one plan as a reference layer in another plan?132
How Do I Create a New Plan Based on Previous Geography?131
Where is My District Layer Stored?128
Using Field Sets126
What is Differential Privacy?119
How Can I Determine the Total Miles of Roadway in a District?117
How Do I Create a New Template Based on a Previous Template?117
How do I find or restore lost windows and toolboxes?115
How Can Members of the Public Contribute in the Redistricting Process?110
Where do I find an example of Maptitude for Online Redistricting (MORe)?109
Create a Template from a Plan101
Should I Save a Map or Workspace for My Plan?99
How do I merge subplans?98
Create a Template from a Plan Backup97
How do I Lock One or More Columns in Place?95
Can I use a dummy variable for the control field if I don’t care about control field values?93
Can I Open a Plan of Enacted Districts?93
How can I create a list of features that have not been assigned in my plan?93
What Is Redistricting?93
Can I have null values in the control field?91
Can I create redistricting plans on the Internet or my intranet?83
What Reports Can Be Restricted to a Subset of Features?78