GIS and Maps

Information, materials, data and software for Johns Hopkins GIS and Map users.

ArcGIS Pro software

What it is:

ArcGIS Pro is ESRI’s newest, 64-bit, addition to the ArcGIS collection of desktop software.  ArcGIS Pro offers a contemporary design with greater 3D visualization and enhanced integration with ArcGIS Online. Those new to GIS desktop software will likely want to start their GIS learning with ArcGIS Pro. Current ArcGIS desktop users (ArcMap users) should think about transitioning to ArcGIS Pro as time and needs dictate.At this time ESRI plans to continue parallel development of both ArcGIS Pro and ArcMap for the next few years. Getting started information about ArcGIS Pro is available at

Things to know:



STEP 1 Request Authorization

  1. Log on to ArcGIS Online for Johns Hopkins using your JHED ID and password   Your logon will automatically create the ArcGIS Online account and  activate the authorization for use of ArcGIS Pro.
    Note:  Once authorized, you'll see ArcGIS Pro listed as one of the "Licenses Products" in your ArcGIS Online Profile.

STEP 2 Download

Download the ArcGIS Pro 2.4 software to the desired location on your computer.

STEP 3 Install

Follow these screens shots in the PDF below to guide you through the installation process.

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