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Unable to add a hosted feature service to the map viewer created from an empty feature class in a file geodatabase and edited once. The following error message is received: "The layer, [layer_name], is missing spatial reference information and cannot be added to the map."

Last Published: November 15, 2014 ArcGIS Online
Bug ID Number BUG-000082612
SubmittedOctober 15, 2014
Last ModifiedFebruary 13, 2023
Applies toArcGIS Online
Version found3.5
Version Fixed3.6


Publish the empty feature class from ArcGIS for Desktop. Alternatively, add the file geodatabase as an item. Use 'Create layer' in ArcGIS Online and select the empty feature class to create the layer from (before any edits are performed).

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082612


  • ArcGIS Online

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