PROBLEM

ArcScene: base surface layer adopts transparency of draped vector layer

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Description

Given two layers in a scene, a feature layer and a TIN, if you drape the feature layer on the TIN, set the feature's transparency, save and reopen the document, the TIN layer will end up with the same transparency as the features.

Cause

This is a known problem.

Solution or Workaround



When setting the base surface for the features, specify the location of the TIN on disk rather than referencing the TIN layer in the scene.

Article ID:000004691

Software:
  • ArcMap 8 x

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