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The arcpy.Describe hasSpatialIndex property incorrectly returns 'True' if the spatial index is removed from an enterprise geodatabase using the Remove Spatial Index tool (ST_Geometry, Oracle only).

Last Published: August 19, 2020 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000093012
SubmittedDecember 16, 2015
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle.  If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


Use ArcCatalog to remove indexes instead of the Remove Spatial Index tool.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093012


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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