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When I overwrite an existing shapefile with an older version, ArcIMS does not update the index files.
In ArcIMS, index files are:
1. Created if a shapefile does not have the corresponding index files.
2. Updated if the new shapefile has a date and time stamp that is younger than the index files.
When an existing shapefile is overwritten with an older shapefile, neither of the above conditions apply. To synchronize the index files with the older shapefile do one of the following: