ArcMap cannot read grids across IBM Fast Connect

Last Published: April 25, 2020


ArcMap cannot read grids in a workspace with a name longer than eight characters across IBM Fast Connect to a UNIX server.


IBM Fast Connect has long file names to DOS file name mapping that could be interfering.

Solution or Workaround

Contact your System Administrator or IBM regarding the procedure to turn off the long file name mapping.

    Article ID:000005581

    • ArcMap 8 x
    • ArcMap 9 x

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