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, 2016ArcGIS for Desktop
Bug ID Number
January 27, 2016
March 30, 2022
ArcGIS for Desktop
This issue was not reproducible when tested by the development team. Issues may be given this status when they cannot be reproduced or are no longer relevant in a development version of the software, but a specific fix was not installed to address the issue. The issue's Additional Information section may contain further explanation.
Cannot reproduce the issue at latest release.
Clear the reference scale.
1. Right-click the layer > Properties > Labels tab > Placement Properties.
2. Click the Fitting Strategy tab, and uncheck the 'Stack Label' option.