If the last column is empty in an Excel file (.xlsx), the first row is not recognized as the field name row when adding the Excel file in ArcGIS Pro.

Last Published: August 9, 2017 ArcGIS Pro
Bug ID Number BUG-000104933
SubmittedMay 5, 2017
Last ModifiedJune 11, 2020
Applies toArcGIS Pro
Version found1.4.1
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

This is likely an issue on the Excel-end more so than how Pro reads the fields. Get the correct table (with A1, A2, and A3 as field names) by running the "Excel to Table" geoprocessing tool.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000104933


  • ArcGIS Pro

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