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In ArcGIS for Server 10.2.2, publishing an image service fails when the Description field in the Item Description (Service Editor) contains a string starts with brackets ([]).

Last Published: December 10, 2015 ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number BUG-000088799
SubmittedJuly 1, 2015
Last ModifiedJuly 28, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Server
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows

Additional Information

The issue is not reproducible in newer versions (10.3/10.3.1) and latest development version 10.4. Suggest to upgrade to a newer version as you can take advantage of other new features too, or use alternative service description to workaround the issue.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000088799


  • ArcGIS for Server

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