PROBLEM

The Share As Web Layer option is disabled in ArcGIS Pro

Last Published: January 8, 2024

Description

When attempting to publish feature layers to ArcGIS Online, the Share As Web Layer option is disabled in ArcGIS Pro, as shown in the image below.

The Contents pane showing the Share As Web Layer option disabled.

Cause

  • Logged in to ArcGIS Pro with a non-ArcGIS Online organizational account.
  • The active view is the Layout view when attempting to share the feature layer as a web layer.

Solution or Workaround

Depending on the cause, choose one of the options below to resolve the issue.

Log in with an ArcGIS Online organizational account in ArcGIS Pro

In ArcGIS Pro, log in with an ArcGIS Online organizational account to publish feature layers to ArcGIS Online. Refer to ArcGIS Pro: Sign in to your organization for more information.

Ensure the active view is the Map view when sharing web layers

In ArcGIS Pro, ensure Map view is the active view before selecting the feature layer in the Contents pane to share as a web layer to ArcGIS Online.

  1. Open the ArcGIS Pro project and log in to ArcGIS Online with privileges to publish the hosted feature layers.
  2. Click the Map view tab to activate it. The tab turns blue when it is the active view.
  3. In the Contents pane, right-click the feature layer, click Sharing > Share As Web Layer.
The Contents pane with the Map view tab in blue.

The image below demonstrates the Share As Web Layer option enabled in ArcGIS Pro.

The Contents pane with the Share As Web Layer option enabled.

Article ID:000026935

Software:
  • ArcGIS Pro 3 1
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 x
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 8 x
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 7 x
  • ArcGIS Pro 3 2
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 9x
  • ArcGIS Pro 3 0

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