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Exporting to PDF with symbols created with EMF files from CorelDRAW crashes ArcMap with "Serious Application Error."

Last Published: February 5, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000093789
SubmittedJanuary 26, 2016
Last ModifiedApril 27, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

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Using Paint, save the EMF files as 16-color bitmaps. A Style file using the 16-color bitmaps as the picture marker symbols export correctly to PDF.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093789


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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