Buffer (Polygon)

The Buffer builder Polygon buffer generates a polygon feature at a specified distance around a sketched primary polygon feature.

This builder is available to feature templates that create polygon features when a group template is configured with the following settings:

  • The primary template creates polygon features.
  • The group template toolset on the Tools side tab is set to Polygon tools.


ParameterExplanationSetting type


The distance around the primary polygon feature at which the boundary for the new polygon is created. Null geometry is generated when you specify a distance of zero.

  • Distance—Distance is specified in units selected from a drop-down list.


Parameters for Buffer

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