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Exporting a point shapefile to a MicroStation DGN file that contains TEXT entities creates data 500 kilometres south of the original location.

Last Published: August 12, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000089335
SubmittedJuly 27, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit

Additional Information

Duplicate of BUG-000088867 : Will be addressed in next release


Use the Export to CAD tool to export data to an AutoCAD DWG extension (.dwg). The text displays in the correct location in ArcMap, and MicroStation and the file can be saved as the DGN format.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000089335


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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