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, 2018ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Bug ID Number
June 11, 2015
October 20, 2021
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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.