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The Alter Field tool does not honor the 64 character limit for file geodatabase feature class field names, and displays the following Error 000313: "The length of Field Name must not be larger than 31."

Last Published: July 5, 2017 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000088833
SubmittedJuly 2, 2015
Last ModifiedFebruary 12, 2021
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2

Additional Information

This defect is being closed as non-reproducible as the steps/data needed to reproduce the issue are no longer available. If you have a reproducible case, on a supported configuration, please contact Esri Support to reopen this defect.


use shorter field names

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000088833


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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