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If there are two fields in a shapefile or a feature class attribute table, one called Layer and the other called LyrName, and both have different values, the Export to CAD tool does not produce the features.

Last Published: August 24, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000089236
SubmittedJuly 22, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version8
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

This behavior is as designed as of ArcGIS 9.0 Service Pack 3. Please follow the guidlines suggested in the work arounds.


Ensure that both the Layer and LyrName fields have the same values. OR Use only one of the fields, Layer or LyrName, but not both.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000089236


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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