Load a palette file

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Steps to load a palette file.


  1. Select Show Symbol window from the Window menu.
  2. Click the Palette Manager button located on the far right of the palette window.
  3. Click the Load button and navigate to the ArcView Palette file (*.avp) location. This is usually the \ESRI\AV_GIS30\ArcView\Symbols folder.
  4. Select the palette file and click OK.
  5. Click the Make Default button if you want the symbols added by the palette file to be available the next time you start ArcView.
    Palette manager screen capture

    [O] Palette manager

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