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In place of a single file, multiple attachments get attached to a layer if the file to be attached has a name with a single character and there are several files in the folder having names starting with the same character.

Last Published: August 24, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000087682
SubmittedMay 14, 2015
Last ModifiedOctober 20, 2021
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7 64 Bit
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle. If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


1. Rename the file to be attached to a name having more than one character. 2. Add the individual files having names with a single character as attachments from the Open Attachment Manager.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000087682


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