Frequently asked question

What are all those numbers in my downloaded map file?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


The file is stamped with unique random numbers after the map name so it can't be overwritten by another map with the same name. For example, a map you named Redlands might be downloaded as

Article ID:000006052

  • Legacy Products

Receive notifications and find solutions for new or common issues

Get summarized answers and video solutions from our new AI chatbot.

Download the Esri Support App

Discover more on this topic

Get help from ArcGIS experts

Contact technical support

Download the Esri Support App

Go to download options