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The MagVar value for the Bearing Distance (Magnetic) function in the Feature Builder generates bearing in the wrong direction.

Last Published: December 18, 2018 ArcGIS Production Mapping
Bug ID Number BUG-000086425
SubmittedMarch 26, 2015
Last ModifiedJuly 29, 2020
Applies toArcGIS Production Mapping
Version found10.2.1
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

Geodesic tools (for example, Bearing Distance (Magnetic)) are being considered for development in ArcGIS Pro by the ArcGIS Pro editing team. No issues are being addressed by the current team for ArcGIS Desktop.


To go to a positive direction, enter a negative number. To go to a negative direction, enter a positive number.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086425


  • ArcGIS Production Mapping

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