How To: Preview representations in ArcCatalog
Instructions provided describe how to preview cartographic representations in ArcCatalog.
Cartographic representations are not directly previewable in ArcCatalog. Use the following workaround procedure:
- Add the cartographic representation to ArcMap.
- Right-click on the cartographic representation layer in the ArcMap Table of Contents and select 'Save As Layer File'.
The subsequent .lyr file is viewable in ArcCatalog Preview.
Article ID: 000009759
Software: ArcGIS - ArcEditor 10, 9.2, 9.3, 9.3.1 ArcGIS - ArcInfo 10, 9.2, 9.3, 9.3.1 ArcGIS - ArcView 10, 9.2, 9.3, 9.3.1