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Error: One or more layers failed to draw: General Function Failure [Feature Class] Syntax error in query expression...

Error Message

When attempting to zoom or identify on a particular feature class in ArcMap, the following error message may be displayed:

"One or more layers failed to draw:
General Function Failure [Feature Class Name]
Syntax error in query expression'(<Feature Class>.OBJECTID = <Feature Class>_Shape_Index.IndexedObjectId and MaxGX >='X' and MinGX <='X' and MaxGY >='Y' amd MinGY <='Y')'"

Cause

There may be more than one reason why this message occurs. One possible reason is that the name of the feature class begins with a number.

Solution or Workaround

Rename the feature class to begin with a character rather than a number.