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  1. Adding a Custom Link to the Label on the Shape

    We have reps names on the map as labels and it would be great if we have an option where clicking on the label name would take user to the reps chatter profile page.

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      0 comments  ·  New Concept  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Search by shape via API

      Searching by a Map Object's shape would be very useful. We need reports on contacts in someones "territory".

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        acknowledged  ·  1 comment  ·  New Concept  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add Note to Mapped Data

        Add a note while in mapped data list view.

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        • Aggregate Data by State/Province

          For marketing purposes, I would love to have a map that shows all the accounts we serve in each state/province in the US and Canada. It would be great if, instead of a single pin for each account, I could have a marker in each state labeled with the number of accounts served in that state. Even cooler would be if the markers were large for states with a lot of groups, and small for states with fewer groups.

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            under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • More "Smart-Mapping" Integration into Salesforce

            Stepping back a bit from SF & Maps, it seems like Geopointe is not integrated enough "into" normal SF daily routines? such as:
            > When working within Salesforce :
            - adding a Map to an Account, Contact, Lead, Opportunity (how do I/end-user easily/quickly add a map to a layout?)
            - adding a Map to a List-view (end-users need to be able to quickly/on-the-fly view all/filtered customers on a map)
            - adding Map Export options (management needs to be able to quickly/on-the-fly export all/filtered customers to excel/kml/etc)

            > Having to "stop" and load the Geopointe app, then "think" thru data-sets &…

            3 votes
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              1 comment  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Schedule hotels:

              Search itineraries across multiple days and identify the most central hotel; perhaps even linking to reservations page

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                0 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Expose Active Filters via Merge Fields in Custom Actions

                In the custom actions area, it allows you to expose merge fields to use as POST parameters for a VisualForce page. It would be great to be able to expose the active filter information such as data set(s) and or geographic shapes. What can be done with this information is creating custom actions that could log this information for auditing purposes in a separate object such as when you add campaign members, you would want an audit trail of the criteria used to pull that audience.

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                  0 comments  ·  New Concept  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Sort alphabetically with blanks last

                  It would be helpful if when sorting a column alphabetically the blank values would be at the bottom instead of the top. My accounts are ranked A, B, and C, but not all of them have a value in that field. When I sort A-->Z, all the blanks are at the top instead of the As. It's the same way in Salesforce for most column sorts, but it's annoying.

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                  • Hex Color in Custom Shapes

                    Make Hex color codes input available when creating custom shapes and not just the color gradient.

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                      1 comment  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Please return more results from each map view search. It helps to find more possible leads when reps are out or planning to go out..

                      Please return more results from each map view search. It helps to find more possible leads when reps are out or planning to go out..

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                        1 comment  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Multiple google search layers on Geopointe AND Mass create records

                        We would like to see multiple layers of address & Places results(Google Search) on the map kind of like the clear map on search checkbox (e.g. show me Albertsons stores and Vons) It be nice to have something like a Clear map on search checkbox like the one used on the dataset. Once I have this data it be nice if I could 'Mass Create Records' on the map.

                        Then mass create records.

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                          0 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Remove dots from an existing shape while editing

                          Can we delete dots when editing shapes? When you have shapes that are very complicated/have many dots, and want to adjust the shape you have to move all of the existing dots without the ability to remove some of them if they are no longer necessary. So if you are going from a complicated/curvy line to a straight one, you'll have tons of dots to move all to a stright line.

                          6 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • I have over 400 accounts in the state of Iowa. It would be nice to have a feature that you can set to notify you if you are driving and you

                            I have over 400 accounts in the state of Iowa. It would be nice to have a feature that you can set to notify you if you are driving and you are a certain distance from an account. You could set the distance in miles, and have the app push a notification that you are within (User set the number of miles) a certain number of miles. There are many times when I am deadheading to an account and I wonder if there is an account in a town that I am driving by that I could make a quick…

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                              0 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Pin logic

                              Create the ability to add logic to the pins. For example create green pin markers for all the Accounts with a custom field attribute of A and have been called on in the Last 30 Days and create red pin markers for the Accounts with a custom field attribute of A and have been NOT been called on in the Last 30 Days.

                              Currently I have to create 2 search queries for every data set. This is cumbersome and is creating folders with an over abundance of data set to sort through and manage.

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                                0 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Coloring Address Lines

                                We would love the ability to be able to color-code address lines so that the viewer can see immediately if there are any issues with one of the addresses.

                                For example, we use the mapping to keep track of scheduled appointments. If an appointment is in danger of being missed due to the current time, it would be nice to see that on the list. See the attached screenshot.

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                                  0 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Save a data set or shape "membership" to a Record

                                  My Sales Reps would like a way to save their shapes and data set information to a record. For instance, if there are 20 Accounts in Shape #1, those 20 accounts would somehow be marked as being in that shape. This could allow reporting and account management by region/group. It could also make shapes available on the Mobile App.

                                  It would be best if you could choose to mark the record as part of the shape so you wouldn't just have everything automatically push to the record. Similar to "Add all to campaign" but maybe you could pick certain shapes…

                                  19 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Edit shapes from the Library

                                    It would be great if after saving a shape from the shape library you could edit it like you can with a drawn shape. For instance if a sales rep's territory is an entire state and a bit of one next to it (bordering metro area, large town near the border of a big state, etc)

                                    8 votes
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                                      2 comments  ·  Mapping  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Save Data Sets to Campaign when Adding Campaign Members

                                      Geopointe is a great marketing tool for identifying opportunities and adding contacts and leads to campaigns. If you were to go back and review that campaign at a later point, there is no way of knowing what kind of data sets (filters) and shapes were used to create that campaign. There could be several audiences that could be pulled for this campaign with highly targeted criteria. You would either have the marketer manually enter the filtering criteria which is not effective or have to save a new data set for each audience segmentation then create a joint object to manually…

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                                        0 comments  ·  New Concept  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Need Map button on record in SF1

                                        Right now, I use the publisher action in SF1 to mimic the map button on the record in Salesforce desktop version
                                        http://help.arrowpointe.com/customer/portal/articles/2096553.

                                        The problem with option is that I often lose my position and unable to navigate back to my record where I clicked on the map publisher action.

                                        Would it be possible to add a map button in SF1 that will allow me seamlessly navigate back to my record?

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                                        • Ability to easily search only visible shapes

                                          Can we add a checkbox on the data set tab under "clear map on search" that is "search only visible shapes"?

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