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When using the Maplex Label Engine, labels appear misplaced while zoomed out when there is a reference scale set on the data frame and the 'Stack label' option for the feature class is checked.

Last Published: February 5, 2016 ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number BUG-000093815
SubmittedJanuary 27, 2016
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Desktop
Version found10.3.1

Additional Information

Cannot reproduce the issue at latest release.


Clear the reference scale. Or 1. Right-click the layer > Properties > Labels tab > Placement Properties. 2. Click the Fitting Strategy tab, and uncheck the 'Stack Label' option.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000093815


  • ArcGIS for Desktop

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