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Maps API + Esri ArcGIS Desktop


You can easily use [DigitalGlobe Maps API](http://developer.digitalglobe.com/maps-api) with Esri [ArcGIS Desktop](http://www.esri.com/software/arcgis/arcgis-for-desktop), a commercial product used by GIS professionals to compile, use, and manage geographic information.*ArcGIS Desktop* includes comprehensive professional GIS applications that support a number of tasks, including mapping, data compilation, analysis,. Adding Maps API [imagery and basemap](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) content layers to [ArcGIS Desktop](doc:maps-api-arc-desktop) is a snap with Maps API [WMTS](doc:tiles). Integration Steps below, using our **Recent Imagery layer** as example. 1. Grab a Maps API **Map Style** from [this page](doc:imagery-and-basemaps) 2. Open ArcGIS Desktop 3. Add Data 4. **Add WMS/WMTS Server** 5. Fill out the dialog box: - URL: `http://api.mapbox.com/styles/v1/digitalglobe/ciode6t5k0081aqm7k06dod4v/wmts?access_token=` - be sure to put your [access token](doc:access-tokens) after the `=` in the link above. - Click *Get Layers* - If prompted for User and Password, click **Cancel** <img src="https://platform.digitalglobe.com/examples/ss/maps-api-arcgis-desktop-wmts-prompt.png" width="350" height="400"> - Highlight the *Maps API Recent Imagery* layer and click 'OK' <img src="https://platform.digitalglobe.com/examples/ss/maps-api-arcgis-desktop-highlight-add.png" width="350" height="350"> - In Add Data dialog, click ‘Mapbox on api.mapbox..com’ * Click ‘Add’ &nbsp; - In Add Data dialog, click ‘_Recent: Imagery w/ Mapbox backfill’ * Click ‘Add’ 6. You should now see Maps API Recent Imagery in your ArcGIS desktop. <img src="https://developer.digitalglobe.com/examples/ss/maps-api-arcgis-desktop-wmts-success.png" width="550" height="320"> &nbsp; **Not seeing anything, or have an issue?** Please email [mapsapi-support@digitalglobe.com](mailto:mapsapi-support@digitalglobe.com) and we will help you.