Radius Buffer

How to create a buffer radius from a dataset

  1. Select the point you wish to add a radius buffer to.
  2. When the data window appears select the buffer option.
  3. Choose radius.
  4. The radius buffer window will then appear from here you can select the following:
    • Select whether you want to create a radius buffer from just the select point or all the points in the selected dataset.
    • Set your distance criteria such as miles, kilometers, feet etc.
    • You can add up to 3 radius’ by selecting add radius
  5. Once all chosen radius distances are inputted select done.
  6. Your radius buffers will appear on your map

Note: Unlike a radius analysis this does not automatically filter your data to only that within the buffer to filter your data down see Filtering Data from Buffers and Regional Boundaries