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Edits made to the existing ArcGIS metadata are removed when upgraded using the Upgrade Metadata tool.

Last Published: July 22, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000089081
SubmittedJuly 14, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.1
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

The Upgrade Metadata tool is operating as designed. This behavior is documented.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000089081


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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