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Why are ArcIMS group renderers not symbolized correctly in ArcGIS?

Last Published: April 25, 2020


Each of the symbols of a layer based on an ArcIMS service using a group renderer show in the ArcMap table of contents. This is due to a difference between ArcIMS and ArcGIS symbology and rendering object models. Layers in ArcIMS services can have one or more renderers. Layers in ArcGIS are rendered with a symbol, which can be built based on one or more symbol layers.

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  • ArcMap 8 x
  • Legacy Products

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