Video Tutorials

Workspace: Create Workspace (mp4)

The training video explains that after logging in with ACE user account information, a user will be able to layer data layers on the 2D Map, 3D Map and Arctic Map along with viewing various Arctic related websites using the Web Viewer tab within the ACE Workspace. The video shows users how to open map and web viewer applications and how to view and analyze multiple data layers on each application.

Workspace: Open a Shared Workspace (mp4)

The training video shows a user how to open a shared workspace from a fellow group member. The video explains that the user will receive an email notification that a fellow group member has shared a workspace and how to then find the shared workspace.

Workspace: Share Workspace (mp4)

The training video shows how a user can share their workspace configuration [multiple panes of 2D Map, 3D Globe, Arctic Map and/or Web Viewer] with members of an ACE Group.

Group: Share Data Layer with Group Members (mp4)

The training video shows how a user can share a data layer locally hosted on their computer [saved on their hard drive] with fellow group members on ACE. The data layer will be available for other group members to view on an ACE Workspace.

Group: Add Data Resource to ACE Vetted Layers Group (mp4)

The training video explains how a user can request a data layer to be added to the ACE Vetted Layers group. The video explains that each data layer requested to be added to the Vetted Layers group will go through a vetting process [data comes from a reputable source like NOAA, a college or university, etc] before being added. The training video demonstrates how a user can upload a locally hosted data layer to be displayed in ACE.

Group: Add Group Members and Admin Privileges (mp4)

The training video shows users how to add members to a group that they created. The video also shows how a group owner or group manager can make another group member the group administrator.

Group: Create a Public or Private Group (mp4)

The training video explains how to create a public or private group in ACE via the ‘Groups’ tab.

Group: Difference Between Public and Private Group (mp4)

The training video explains that a public group’s content on ACE is visible to all users and all users can self join public groups. By joining a public or private group, you can share ACE workspaces with other group members.

Group: Join a Public Group (mp4)

The training video explains how to join a public group on ACE. A brief explanation will be given about what a public group in ACE means and what members of a public group can do on ACE.

General: Search ACE Data Catalog (mp4)

The training video demonstrates how to search the ACE Vetted Layers group catalog for broad subject, such as sea ice extent.

General: Create User Account in ACE (mp4)

The training video explains how to create a user account by providing a user name, email address and creating a password.