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When adding an Excel table to a map using the Insert > Object option, the table is inserted accurately but when the data frame rotation is changed, the Excel table distorts.

Last Published: August 17, 2015 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000082784
SubmittedOctober 24, 2014
Last ModifiedJune 5, 2024
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

A solution cannot be guaranteed to be delivered within 270 days.


Add the table into the map as an image (this causes some blurring and the document cannot be connected to the Excel file).Additional workaround: Bring in the table into layout view and not data view.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000082784


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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