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A spatial index (.sbx and .sbn files) is not created when using Export > To Shapefile (single).

Last Published: August 19, 2020 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000086203
SubmittedMarch 18, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle.  If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


Use the Copy Features tool to get a similar output as the Export > To Shapefile (multiple).

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086203


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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