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In ArcGIS 10.2.2, the Delete Features Tool takes hours to perform tasks on large datasets in comparison to few seconds taken in ArcGIS 10 SP5.

Last Published: January 29, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000083515
SubmittedNovember 20, 2014
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

The tool was modified to not use TRUNCATE table to avoid undesired side-effects. The TruncateTable tool has been added. Read the doc on that tool.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000083515


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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