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Enabling the linear referencing capability

Available with Location Referencing license.

Creating the map document

Before publishing a linear referencing service, you must use ArcGIS Pro to create a map document that contains at least one LRS Network or an event layer.

You should follow the steps in Make your data accessible to ArcGIS Server.

Publishing a linear referencing-capable map service

After you create and save your map document with symbology using ArcGIS Pro, you can create the map service with linear referencing capability by following the steps in Share as web layers with linear referencing and version management.


When publishing the resource in ArcGIS Pro, make sure the Linear Referencing check box is checked

Share As Web Layer pane

Using the service

A map service with linear referencing capability can be used to build web-based and connected mobile linear referencing apps. In addition, Event Editor consumes your data from this type of map service. For more details, follow the steps in Authoring a web map for Event Editor in the Event Editor deployment guide.