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The Upgrade Spatial Reference tool fails to execute and returns the error "Invalid Input. Input Dataset must be low precision" for a mixed precision feature dataset.

Last Published: August 19, 2020 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000085959
SubmittedMarch 9, 2015
Last ModifiedNovember 24, 2020
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.1
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

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1. Copy and paste the feature dataset to a file geodatabase. All of the feature classes are converted to high precision. 2. Copy the feature dataset back to the geodatabase.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000085959


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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