PROBLEM

Browsing and loading data from a network server takes a long time

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Description

When using the Add Data button in ArcMap, browsing and loading data from a network server takes a long time.

Cause

This problem is related to virus protection software.

Solution or Workaround

To browse and add data to ArcMap from a network server at a faster rate, disable 'online virus protection' within McAfee Anti-Virus software. This has also been found in Symantec version 10.0.1.1007.

Article ID:000007332

Software:
  • ArcMap 9 x

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