Value doesn't fall within Domain: <domain name>. Field <field name> attribute value is not member of coded value domain <domain name>

Last Published: November 20, 2023

Error Message

When attempting to edit the field value of a feature class, the following error message is returned in the Attributes pane:

Value doesn't fall within Domain: <domain name>
Field <field name> attribute value  is not member of coded value domain <domain name>.
The error message.


This issue occurs when the field attribute value is part of the attribute domain, but the field value is blank or a value that does not constitute the domain value assigned.

Solution or Workaround

To resolve the error, assign a domain value for the field.

  1. Open the project with the feature layer in ArcGIS Pro.
  2. In the Contents pane, right-click the feature layer and select Attribute Table.
The Attribute Table option.
  1. In the field with the assigned attribute domains, double-click a cell and select the domain value from the drop-down list.
The domain field column.
  1. On the top ribbon, click the Edit tab.
  2. On the Edit tab, in the Manage Edits group, click Save to save the changes.
The Save button on the Edit tab.

Article ID:000031451

  • ArcGIS Pro 3 2
  • ArcGIS Pro 3 1
  • ArcGIS Pro 3 0

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