Coded domain automatically being assigned to date field

Last Published: April 25, 2020


In features classes that have a text field that has a coded domain assigned to it next to a date field, the date field is automatically being assigned that same domain.


This is a known issue.

Solution or Workaround

Remove the domain from the field.

  1. Open ArcToolbox.
  2. Open the Data Management Tools.
  3. Open the Domains toolset.
  4. Double click the 'Remove Domain from Field' tool.
  5. Insert all pertinent information and click Ok.

Article ID:000009635

  • ArcMap 9 x

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