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The Add Attribute Index tool fails to work when the access permission for SDE.DEFAULT is set to Protected with a message displayed, "Operation only allowed by the owner of the version [SDE.DEFAULT]".

Last Published: August 28, 2018 ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Bug ID Number BUG-000088312
SubmittedJune 11, 2015
Last ModifiedOctober 20, 2021
Applies toArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Version found10.1
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

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Add the attribute index in the feature class Properties in ArcCatalog by following the steps below:1. Right-click the feature class.2. Select Properties.3. On the Feature Class Properties wizard, click the Indexes tab.4. Click the Add button to add the field as attribute index.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000088312


  • ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase

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