Bug: Unable to sign in to ArcGIS Online from ArcMap using Google credentials
When signing in to ArcGIS Online from ArcMap using Google credentials, the following errors are encountered:
“An error has occurred in the script on this page"and
"Google couldn't sign you in”.
This is logged as BUG-000127774.
Note: This issue also affects ArcGIS Pro, and a workaround for that product is found in the article "Bug: Unable to sign in to ArcGIS Online from ArcGIS Pro using Google credentials"
The issue occurs because a script on the Google sign-in web page is incompatible with the Internet Explorer version used for the embedded browser dialog in ArcMap.
Adjust the Internet Explorer version of the web browser using a registry key.
Warning: The instructions below include making changes to essential parts of your operating system. It is recommended that you backup your operating system and files, including the registry, before proceeding. Consult a qualified computer systems professional, if necessary. Esri cannot guarantee results from incorrect modifications while following these instructions. Therefore, use caution and proceed at your own risk.
- Click Start > Run.
- Type regedit in the Open box and click OK.
- Browse to the following registry key:
- Add a new DWORD (32-bit) Value for each of the following executable files:
- Right-click FEATURE_BROWSER_EMULATION, and click New > DWORD (32-bit) Value.
- Name the key as indicated in step 4, for example ArcMap.exe.
- Right-click the key, and click Modify.
- Modify the key Value data to 2af9, and click OK.
- Repeat steps 4 through 8 for each of the remaining three executables.
Note: Delete your browsing history in Internet Options to clear Google credentials used with ArcMap.
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