Annotation stored in SDE does not display correctly in ArcMap

Last Published: April 25, 2020


When displaying an annotation layer, for the first time, that was converted from coverage annotation into SDE, some features may not fit the original placement. This affects annotation that was placed along curved lines (splined).


This is a known issue.

Solution or Workaround

This problem is addressed in ArcGIS 8.1 Service Pack 1. See Related Information section to download this pack.

If Service Pack 1 is not installed, save and re-open the map document.

Article ID:000004799

  • ArcMap 8 x

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