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Symbols of line and polygon layers are visible in the map service even though the symbology is disabled for the layers in the MXD file before publishing.

Last Published: March 4, 2022 ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number BUG-000092538
SubmittedNovember 29, 2015
Last ModifiedMarch 4, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Server
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version2008 R2 64 Bit
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

This issue was logged against a version of the software which is no longer supported, and has not had activity in some time. We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product life cycle. If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


Instead of disabling the symbols, follow the steps below:

  1. In Table Of Contents, click the layer's symbol and use 'No Color' for the symbology color.
  2. Save the MXD file and publish it as a map service.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000092538


  • ArcGIS for Server

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