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The Compact geoprocessing tool does not reduce a file geodatabase that is used by an ArcGIS for Server map service.

Last Published: December 30, 2014 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000082510
SubmittedOctober 9, 2014
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.1
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version2008 R2 64 Bit
StatusKnown Limit

Additional Information

This is as designed. Files that are open cannot be compacted. Compact tool re-writes the file and deletes the old copy.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082510


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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