Exporting a raster with a colormap from the Table Of Contents while using a renderer and forcing RGB renders different results than running the Copy Raster tool and converting from colormap to RGB.
Last Published: November 26, 2015ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number
August 13, 2015
June 2, 2021
ArcGIS for Desktop
After review by the development team, it has been determined that this issue is related to a known limitation with the software that lies outside of Esri's control. The issue's Additional Information section may contain further explanation.
In this case, there is a pixel value trim going from 16 bit signed to 16 bit unsigned as there are negative value in the data, and also the stretch going to 16bit unsigned to 8bit unsigned. The stretch in display or layer is not designed to be the same as the one using the geoprocessing tool.