Curved coverage annotation not placed correctly

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Curved/splined coverage annotation sometimes shifts along the baseline compared to how it displays in ArcInfo Workstation (Arcedit, Arcplot).


This a known problem with curved annotation that is center justified ($JUSTIFY=’CC’).

Solution or Workaround

This problem is addressed in ArcGIS 8.1 Service Pack 1. See the Related Information section to download this pack.

If Service Pack 1 is not installed, change the justification ($JUSTIFY) in ArcEdit from 'CC' and make the necessary adjustments in placement.

Article ID:000004796

  • ArcMap 8 x

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