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Mapping and Charting Solutions 10.8 Patch 2 (Desktop | Server)

Published: May 28, 2020


This is a general cumulative maintenance patch for the Mapping and Charting Solutions including; ArcGIS for Aviation (Desktop), ArcGIS for Maritime: Bathymetry (Desktop), ArcGIS for Maritime: Charting (Desktop), ArcGIS for Maritime: Server, Esri Defense Mapping for (Desktop, Server), and Esri Production Mapping for (Desktop, Server). Please download and install this patch at your earliest convenience.


We recommend Mapping and Charting Solutions customers with the following solutions download and install this patch to ensure the highest quality experience.

  • ArcGIS for Aviation
  • ArcGIS for Maritime: Bathymetry
  • ArcGIS for Maritime: Charting
  • ArcGIS for Maritime: Server
  • Esri Defense Mapping
  • Esri Production Mapping


  1. Login with a Windows Administrator account.
  2. Select and download the Mapping and Charting Solutions file.
        Checksum (Md5)
    Desktop MappingandCharting108Patch2.msp 5bb984dc26a498650cbf2747fcf1b3e9
    Server MappingandChartingServer108Patch2.msp c290ac58f1b6ec7db6e33f441c948730
  3. Double-click the msp file to start the install process.
  4. When Setup starts, follow the instructions on your screen.

ArcGIS for Maritime: Server, additional installation instructions:
Note: There are no updates in this patch that require PoD to be redeployed.

Maritime Chart Service

  1. Login as a Server Manager by launching https://localhost:6443/arcgis/manager.
  2. Click Services.
  3. Stop the map service with Maritime Chart Service capabilities configured.
  4. Copy the new WWM.COF file from <ArcGIS Server installation drive>\MaritimeServer\Server<version>\maritimechartservice to <ArcGIS Server installation drive>\arcgisserver\directories\maritimeserver\maritimechartservice\controlfiles.
  5. Repeat steps 1 through 4 for each map service with the Maritime Chart Service capabilities configured.
  6. Login as an administrator by launching https://localhost:6443/arcgis/admin.
  7. Click Uploads.
  8. Click Upload.
  9. Click Choose File and browse to the MaritimeService.soe file located in <ArcGIS Server installation drive>\MaritimeServer\Server<version>\Bin.
  10. Click Upload to add the SOE to the site.
  11. Copy the Item ID for use in the Update step.
  12. Click Home.
  13. Click Services.
  14. Click Types.
  15. Click Extensions.
  16. Click Update and paste the Item ID.
  17. Click Update.
  18. Navigate to Server Manager https://localhost:6443/arcgis/manager.
  19. Click Services.
  20. Click the map service for which you want to enable the Maritime Chart Service.
  21. Click Capabilities.
  22. Verify that the datasetsDirectory, controlFilesDirectory, and workingDirectory properties point to the correct locations. For more information about these properties, see the 'Modifying Maritime Chart Service capabilities properties' section of Setting Maritime Chart Service properties.
  23. Click Save and Restart to make the Maritime Chart Service available.
  24. Confirm the Maritime Chart Service capabilities are working properly in the map service by verify that the .senc files in the sencs folder are current.
  25. Repeat steps 18 - 25 for each map service with Maritime Chart Service capabilities configured.

Products on Demand (PoD) for Maritime Server
For a new deployment follow the Deploy Maritime PoD steps.

Enhancements and Issues Addressed with this Patch


ArcGIS for Aviation

  • No additional updates.

ArcGIS for Maritime: Bathymetry

  • No additional updates.

ArcGIS for Maritime: Charting

  • No additional updates.

ArcGIS for Maritime: Server

  • No additional updates.

Esri Defense Mapping

  • GIT1430: ICM Number GNFs is not correctly ordering the IDN field.
  • GIT1462: ICM Streets Index Graphic is not populated correctly.

Desktop and Server

  • GIT211:Add alternate legend items to TM and MTM map templates.
  • GIT685:Update runway and buffer zone symbols for TM and JOG map products.
  • GIT1303:TM zipper grid XMLs need to allow ladder anno to rotate independently.
  • GIT1393:Enable join and merge on road symbols in ArcMap TM and MTM template MXDs.
  • GIT1398:Running CreateRapidGraphic with python fails if background processing is enabled.
  • BUG-000129932: Elevation Guide Bar is not resourcing properly when exported as a zip package through Product On Demand.
  • GIT1442: Import MGCP Metadata GP tool may fail to execute.
  • GIT1454: Geonames to GDB Tool fails with background processing enabled.

Esri Production Mapping

  • BUG-000129485: Product Library refreshes the entire Product Library tree which slows down publishing exports.

Desktop and Server

  • BUG-000127954: Production Clip GP tool may not clip the features to the extent of the Clip Feature.

Patch Updates

Check the Patches and Service Packs page periodically for the availability of additional patches. New information about this patch will be posted here.

How to identify which ArcGIS products are installed

To determine which ArcGIS products are installed, choose the appropriate version of the PatchFinder utility for your environment and run it from your local machine. PatchFinder will list products, hot fixes, and patches installed on your local machine.

Getting Help

Domestic sites, please contact Esri Technical Support at 1-888-377-4575, if you have any difficulty installing this patch. International sites, please contact your local Esri software distributor.

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