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A TIFF raster dataset created by the Resample tool in ArcMap is formatted as BigTIFF although the size is smaller than 4GB.

Last Published: July 13, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000083184
SubmittedNovember 12, 2014
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

This is by design. Software estimates the potential output size, and automatically switch the engine to use big tiff engine if it is larger than 2GB.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000083184


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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