Problem: Dataset is assigned DMS as projection units, instead of DS as chosen
In the Define Projection Wizard (coverages, grids, tins), if DS (degrees, seconds) is selected as the projection units, the dataset is assigned DMS (degrees, minutes, seconds).
This is a known issue.
Solution or Workaround
- Click the 'Save to AML' button, on the last panel of the Wizard.
- Open the aml in a text editor and change the following line:
Save the changes.
- Load the aml into the Define Projection tool and click the OK button.
Alternatively, you can run the aml in ArcInfo Workstation.