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ArcMap 10.4 and 10.4.1 resets the scale and precision values in a shapefile to 0 for Float and Double fields.

Last Published: June 13, 2017 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000095512
SubmittedApril 5, 2016
Last ModifiedMarch 20, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.4
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit

Additional Information

Duplicate of BUG-000099718.


ArcMap 10.4 maintains the scale and precision values created in the previous versions of ArcMap. It only resets the value for fields created in ArcMap 10.4.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000095512


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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