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After enabling hyperlinks to be used with a script, ArcMap does not know what to use as the display reference, and uses the last field used as the URL display type.

Last Published: August 19, 2020 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000087741
SubmittedMay 19, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
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.


Create a new text field called 'link2', and input the same values as are in the link field. Go back, and alter the hyperlink script to specify 'link2' as the field being referenced.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000087741


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