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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, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000091022
SubmittedSeptember 26, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1
Operating SystemWindows
Operating System Version7.0 64 Bit

Additional Information

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).

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000091022


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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