Save symbology in arc map
Tutorial 3 - Map Symbology in ArcGIS Introduction ArcGIS provides many ways to display and analyze map features. Although not specifically a map-making or cartographic program, ArcGIS does feature a wide range of cartographic functions and symbology. Remember that the use of. Previously I have saved as a layer file and then imported the symbology from the layer. To save as a layer file right click on the layer in the table of contents and select 'save as layer file'. To import the symbology click on the open folder in the raster properties dialog. then browse to the layer file saved . How can I transfer ArcGIS custom symbology to another machine? Ask Question 5. 1. I don't think you can save a Rotation setting in a Style the same way you'd save a custom marker symbol. But I think you can still transfer the symbology's Rotation setting to another machine using a Layer .LYR) file. Working with legend patches/symbology.