How does the color and transparency tool work in the Map Room?

In the Map Room, changing colors and creating semi-transparent map layers are great ways to customize your map. 

The first step is to Add Data. After data are added, be sure that the layer is checked to see "Adjust Transparency" option. 

By using the transparency slider, you can view two or more indicators at once.  

To further customize the look of your map, change the color of each layer: 

This article is meant to help answer the frequently asked questions: 

  • How do I adjust the color of a map?
  • Can I change the transparency of a map layer? 
  • Can I change the colors of a map? 
  • How do I customize the look of a map?