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When using multiple distances in the Buffer tool in ArcGIS Online, the buffer units are not created to the proper distance measurement.

Last Published: April 7, 2015 ArcGIS Online
Bug ID Number BUG-000086617
SubmittedApril 2, 2015
Last ModifiedAugust 5, 2023
Applies toArcGIS Online
Version found3.7
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version7
Version Fixed3.8


Instead of using multiple distances in a single buffer, make individual buffers for each distance. For example: 1 buffer = 100 yards, 2nd buffer = 200 yards, 3rd buffer = 300 yards. Although they are all different feature layers, when all turned on together, they represent correct measured buffers as multiple rings.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000086617


  • ArcGIS Online

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