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Exporting the x,y event layer as a feature class in ArcMap generates the wrong output.

Last Published: August 19, 2020 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000091194
SubmittedOctober 6, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 2, 2021
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

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1. Export the x,y event layer as a shape file 2. Run the Make XY Event Layer tool 3. Generate the feature class from ArcCatalog. Right-click the table in ArcCatalog > Create Feature class > From XY Table.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000091194


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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