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Bug Number NIM101810
Submitted May 16, 2014
Modified Mar 30, 2022
Severity Medium
Applies To ArcGIS for Desktop
Version Found 10.2.1
Prog Language N/A
Server Platform Windows OS 7 64 Bit
Client Platform Windows OS 7 64 Bit
Database N/A
Locale N/A
Status Will Not Be Addressed
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Version Fixed
SP Fixed

Bug NIM101810


Altering field names from uppercase to lowercase or vice versa from both ArcCatalog and the Alter Field tool does not update the field name for a feature class.

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle. If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.

Alternate Solution

Change the field name to a different name, and then change to a name with a required case.
For example:
1. Change the name from ‘TEST’ to ‘abc’, and click Apply.
2. Change ‘abc’ to ‘test’, and click Apply.