Get Feature Layer Info Activity


Gets the layer information of an ArcGIS Server Feature Layer.

Inheritance Hierarchy:



This activity performs an HTTP request to an ArcGIS Server layer to obtain a FeatureLayerInfo result that contains information about the layer.

In a Workflow:

You would use this activity to obtain the information about a layer, such as Geometry Type, Fields, Feature Templates, Feature Types, Domains, and Relationships.


Name Description

In Arguments


The network credentials that are sent to the host and used to authenticate the request.

Feature Layer Url

The URL of the ArcGIS Server feature layer. For example: http://server/arcgis/rest/services/<serviceName>/MapServer/<layerId> or http://server/arcgis/rest/services/<serviceName>/FeatureServer/<layerId>.

Proxy Url

The URL to proxy the request through.


The layer source to use with a dynamic layer. The Feature Layer Url must also reference a dynamic layer. For example: http://server/arcgis/rest/services/<serviceName>/MapServer/dynamicLayer.


The token for accessing a secure ArcGIS Server resource.


Display Name


You can change the name of an activity to one that describes what it does. A descriptive name can make a workflow easier to interpret and maintain.

Out Arguments


The result layer information.

Version Information:

Supported from: Geocortex Essentials 4.1.

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