Data Services - Getting Started with Google Imagery
Using Data Services
Download and install the latest version of Arc2Earth. If you do not have an Arc2Earth serial number, you can get a free Community Edition one here that will provide a 2 day free trial of Data Services.
Open the Data Services Google Maps toolbar
To display the Google Maps data, simply click on the "Show" button on the toolbar. This will toggle the layer's visibility in the map.
To change Map Types (Street, Satellite, Hybrid, Terrain), use the dropdown control on the toolbar. Depending on where you are viewing in the world, different levels of detail will be available. Google is constantly updating it's map data so this will change over time.
Use the Search button to search for any location or address in the world. If found, the map will be automatically zoomed/panned to the proper location
Use the Identify Tool to get address information by clicking anywhere on the map
To see the status of your subscription, click on the options button and it will open the main Options window's License tab. Your subscription timeout date or an error message will be displayed when you click the Check License button