Buffer (Line)

The Buffer builder Line buffer generates a polygon feature at a specified distance around a sketched line 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 line features.
  • The group template toolset on the Tools side tab is set to Line tools.


ParameterExplanationSetting type


The distance around the primary line 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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