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If Portal for ArcGIS 10.3.1 site map units are set to metric, and a user anonymously accesses the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS application, the units of the application's scale bar are imperial, and do not honor the map unit setting.

Last Published: February 24, 2016 Portal for ArcGIS
Bug ID Number BUG-000090212
SubmittedAugust 24, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toPortal for ArcGIS
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version2008 R2 64 Bit
Version Fixed10.4


When creating the web application: 1) Under widgets, open the scalebar widget. 2) Do not make any changes (unless desired), click OK. 3) Save the application. This process updates the JSON for the widget to include the scalebarUnit.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000090212


  • Portal for ArcGIS

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