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State in documentation that you cannot add a directory in ArcGIS Server Manager if the identifying name of the directory matches the actual directory path.

Last Published: May 30, 2018 ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number BUG-000093327
SubmittedJanuary 6, 2016
Last ModifiedJune 1, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Server
Version found10.3
StatusKnown Limit

Additional Information

This is a known limitation and is a restriction within ArcGIS Server. We will be adding a note to the documentation topic below to note this restriction when naming server directories.


Use a name other than the actual folder directory's name for the name of the server directory being added.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093327


  • ArcGIS for Server

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