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The KML To Layer tool imports symbology incorrectly when 'Relative to Ground' is used in Google Earth.

Last Published: October 19, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000083121
SubmittedNovember 7, 2014
Last ModifiedNovember 1, 2023
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
Version Fixed10.5.0


In Google Earth, open Properties > Altitude tab for each feature, and change 'Relative to Ground' to 'Clamped to Ground'.OrEnsure all features using 'Relative to Ground' have a non-zero altitude value being used.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000083121


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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