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The Select Data tool in ModelBuilder ignores the specified input data element when there are multiple groups in the Table Of Contents, and selects the wrong child data element if nothing is selected in the output.

Last Published: May 7, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000086695
SubmittedApril 7, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

Tool works with data stored inside a parent container, such as feature classes or tables inside a geodatabase but not Table Of Contents.


Change the layer names of the inputs. When the group layer output is generated, the names are not identical.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086695


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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