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The message 'Posting Attachments...' does not disappear when attaching a photo in an offline workflow only using the Collector Classic for ArcGIS app.

Last Published: November 16, 2021 Collector Classic for ArcGIS (iOS)
Bug ID Number BUG-000092203
SubmittedNovember 16, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 16, 2021
Applies toCollector Classic for ArcGIS (iOS)
Version found10.3.5
Operating SystemN/A
Operating System VersionN/A
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

Collector Classic for ArcGIS (Android, iOS) has been retired and is no longer being updated. Esri recommends the ArcGIS Field Maps app as an alternative to Collector Classic as it combines the functionality of Classic Collector, Explorer, and Tracker. Note this issue does not apply to ArcGIS Collector.


This workaround is tested on a small subset of data.

  1. Copy the feature class in the enterprise geodatabase.
  2. Add GlobalIDs, enable attachments, and version the data.
  3. Export the original attachments. Refer to the documentation for more information:
  4. Run the Generate Attachment Match Table (Data Management) tool. Refer to the documentation for more information:
  5. Run the Add Attachments (Data Management) tool. Refer to the documentation for more information:
  6. Publish a feature service with Sync enabled.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000092203


  • Collector Classic for ArcGIS (iOS)

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