Change 'About' text in extensions dialog box

Last Published: April 25, 2020


The 'About' section of the extensions dialog box describes the purpose of an extension. This article shows how to change that text.


  1. Open the <extension>.avx file in a text editor such as WordPad or NotePad. The file is located in the Av_gis30\Arcview\Ext32 folder.
  2. Make the changes you want to the text in the 'About' line under the section titled Extension.1.
  3. Save the file.

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