Cannot select CAD annotation features in ArcMap


Selection sets cannot be created from CAD annotation features.


ArcMap does not support the ability to select CAD annotation features. This applies to all selection methods, such as Select By Attributes and Select By Location.

Solution or Workaround

Convert the CAD annotation to geodatabase annotation features using the Convert Coverage Annotation tool.

Article ID:000003287

  • ArcMap 8 x

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