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The CAD to Geodatabase tool imports CAD text from a DXF file as polygon boxes with text strings as attributes.

Last Published: September 11, 2014 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000081088
SubmittedSeptember 4, 2014
Last ModifiedJune 11, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7 64 Bit

Additional Information

From the description and testing it appears that the annotation feature layer is displaying under the polygon feature layer.


1. Run the Import CAD Annotation tool. This imports the text correctly.2. Use the Customize tool Convert Coverage Annotation in ArcMap.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000081088


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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