Schema changes applied to a local copy of a feature service are not reflected in the source dataset after synchronization.
Last Published: August 27, 2015ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number
April 1, 2015
June 11, 2020
ArcGIS for Server
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 a known behavior.
If periodic updates are required on the dataset's schema and stopping the service in order to prevent database locking is not possible, the option to lock the database schema can be disabled on the feature service.