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The Copy tool from the Data Management toolbox fails with "Error 000260" unless the input and output geodatabase has the same name.

Last Published: January 26, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000093700
SubmittedJanuary 21, 2016
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit

Additional Information

Cannot reproduce in 10.4. Copy works as intended when copying a file geodatabase to a new location or new name.


Name the output database the same as the input.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093700


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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