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The 'Search' tab of ArcGIS for Desktop Help provides no search bar to type the query when opening through the F1 shortcut key.

Last Published: March 11, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000082810
SubmittedJanuary 28, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.2.2
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle. If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


- Access the Help menu in ArcMap and the search bar is displayed.- Access the Help from Search > Search Options > Help. This brings up the help page and also provides the functionality of the search bar.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082810


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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