Incorrect geometry is generated for donut polygons when the layer is symbolized by line, marker, picture, gradient, or 3D texture fills.
Last Published: November 9, 2015ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number
October 7, 2015
February 14, 2023
ArcGIS for Desktop
Operating System Version
7.0 64 Bit
After review by the development team, it has been determined that this issue is related to a known limitation with the software that lies outside of Esri's control. The issue's Additional Information section may contain further explanation.
This is current limitations of Classic Symbology, that was on of the reasons to recreate Symbology at the first place, customer should use Pro that resolves this issue.
1. Draw the donut in a counter-clockwise motion.2. Use the Cut tool to draw the donut polygon.