Export the attributes of a layer


The attributes of a layer can be exported to a non-spatial table using ArcMap.


  1. Right-click the layer in the Table of Contents and select Open Attribute Table.
  2. Click Options > Export in the Table Window.
  3. Select All records or Selected records from the Export dropdown list.
  4. Select a location and non-spatial data format for the Output Table.

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  • ArcMap 9 x
  • ArcMap 8 x

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