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ArcMap 10.3 reads pyramids as present for JPEG images when no pyramids exist.

Last Published: April 7, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000093697
SubmittedJanuary 21, 2016
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
StatusKnown Limit

Additional Information

JPEG JFIF/JPEG2000 is implemented such that it can be decoded at various resolution. The image will always contain internal overviews based on different scale factors for this. That is why ArcGIS displays the pyramid layers for these images even when we delete them.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093697


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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