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The Compress File Geodatabase Data tool corrupts feature classes that are recently accessed.

Last Published: March 16, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000085638
SubmittedFebruary 25, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

There is a valid workaround.


Three possible options to workaround the issue: 1. Install the 64-bit background geoprocessing patch; 2. Disable background geoprocessing and run the tool in the foreground; or 3. Refresh the file geodatabase just prior to compressing it

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000085638


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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