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Running the Add Attribute Index and Remove Attribute Index tools on large tables (over 20 million records) with 64-bit background geoprocessing enabled causes ArcMap to stop responding although the tools complete successfully in ArcCatalog.

Last Published: August 26, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000090043
SubmittedAugust 18, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7

Additional Information

The issue is not reproducible using ArcMap 10.4 + BG 64bit


Run the tools in ArcCatalog.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000090043


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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