The Resources page for updating a local path to the Universal Naming Convention (UNC) via Python does not provide a working sample.
Last Published: October 22, 2015ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number
September 26, 2015
November 24, 2020
ArcGIS for Desktop
Operating System Version
7.0 64 Bit
This issue was not reproducible when tested by the development team. Issues may be given this status when they cannot be reproduced or are no longer relevant in a development version of the software, but a specific fix was not installed to address the issue. The issue's Additional Information section may contain further explanation.
Could not reproduce using ArcGIS Desktop 10.3.1 (build 4959)
Creating a copy of the MXD using the 'saveACopy' function before running the 'findAndReplaceWorkspacePaths' function will allow the data's path to be set to Universal Naming Convention (UNC).