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When a KML or KMZ layer is added to an ArcGIS Online organization as an item from the computer and not as an item from the web, the layer is not visible in Explorer for ArcGIS on Android. Explorer for ArcGIS shows an error stating that it failed to open the layer.

Last Published: December 21, 2015 Explorer for ArcGIS
Bug ID Number BUG-000093028
SubmittedDecember 16, 2015
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toExplorer for ArcGIS
Version found10.2.8
StatusIn Product Plan


Add the KML layer as an item from the web. For this to work, users need the URL path to the specific KML layer. For example,

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093028


  • Explorer for ArcGIS

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