laptop and a wrench


The Copy Raster tool creates a 8-bit PNG although the tool is set to export a 1-bit PNG.

Last Published: April 21, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000086423
SubmittedMarch 26, 2015
Last ModifiedOctober 20, 2021
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7
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.


If exporting the map layout as a PNG, set the Color Mode to '1-bit Monochrome Threshold'. The output PNG has 1-bit pixel depth.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086423


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

Get help from ArcGIS experts

Contact technical support

Download the Esri Support App

Go to download options

Discover more on this topic